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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.33% - 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.05% - 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £85,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 19 51 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 39.58% 43.59% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 45 52
Median salary £85,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.08% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £100,000
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

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in the Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) PhD
2 3 (75.00%) SPSS
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) PLM
2 3 (75.00%) Text Mining
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Scientist
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (75.00%) PLM
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft