Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 59 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.56% 2.89% 3.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.76% 7.12% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 25
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £58,125 £57,500 £47,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +45.45%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 274 309 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 40.65% 40.55% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 221 235 183
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £23,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Liverpool

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Liverpool.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Liverpool

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Liverpool over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 16 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 12 (50.00%) PHP
5 11 (45.83%) Debian
5 11 (45.83%) High Availability
6 10 (41.67%) Splunk
6 10 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (41.67%) Amazon S3
6 10 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 10 (41.67%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (41.67%) Route 53
6 10 (41.67%) New Relic
6 10 (41.67%) Ansible
6 10 (41.67%) DevOps
6 10 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (41.67%) CentOS
6 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 10 (41.67%) LAMP
6 10 (41.67%) MySQL
6 10 (41.67%) Nagios
6 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
6 10 (41.67%) Master's Degree
6 10 (41.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (41.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (41.67%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (25.00%) Change Management

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon ELB
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon S3
1 10 (41.67%) Route 53
1 10 (41.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) BGP
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) OSPF
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) WLAN
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.17%) Junos
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon RDS
1 10 (41.67%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Web Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Web Hosting Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.17%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (8.33%) Symfony
2 2 (8.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Debian
3 10 (41.67%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) High Availability
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Document Composition
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Python
2 12 (50.00%) PHP
3 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Java 8
5 1 (4.17%) R
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Degree
2 16 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (41.67%) Master's Degree
4 3 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) PhD
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) LXC
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Ansible
1 10 (41.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) New Relic
1 10 (41.67%) Splunk
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
3 2 (8.33%) Zend
4 1 (4.17%) Capita
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) VMware