The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 0.91% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.13% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6 47 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 21.43% 42.73% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 41 20
Median salary £60,000 £52,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +38.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £38,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in the Midlands

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in the Midlands