Period
to 24 February 2018

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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 46 51
Rank change year-on-year -29 +5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.96% 3.91% 5.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.12% 11.19% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 50
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £39,000 £29,250 £33,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.70% +1.15%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £51,250 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £25,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year +50.00% -24.53% +10.42%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 267 295 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.50% 34.91% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 236 252 243
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +6.44%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £61,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +7.14%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) QA
5 7 (36.84%) Time Management
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
5 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 2 (10.53%) CCNA
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (10.53%) Linux
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) MCP
9 2 (10.53%) HNC
9 2 (10.53%) Python
9 2 (10.53%) PHP
9 2 (10.53%) C++
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (5.26%) MTS
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Project
1 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Boomi
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Business Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.26%) Arduino
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 7 (36.84%) Time Management
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Ticket Management
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) Presales
7 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) R
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) HNC
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.26%) Telerik
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO