Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 20 53
Rank change year-on-year -65 +33 -27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.58% 9.43% 4.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.31% 24.78% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 47 43
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £51,754 £58,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% -2.88%

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 418 226 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.63% 38.05% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 326 193 272
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £19,625 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,000 £63,700
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) ISO 13485
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (22.22%) Microfluidics
7 4 (22.22%) Firmware
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) C
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) Statistics
7 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Electronics
7 4 (22.22%) Automotive

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 4 (22.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.11%) HBase
3 2 (11.11%) IBM BigInsights
3 2 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) RavenDB
3 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 4 (22.22%) Qt Creator
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) VTune
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) QML
1 4 (22.22%) Qt
2 3 (16.67%) CherryPy
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) DirectX
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
3 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Arduino
1 4 (22.22%) Life Science
2 2 (11.11%) Social Network
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Microfluidics
4 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Statistics
4 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.11%) Data Science
6 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) HLSL
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) R
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Atmel
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
4 2 (11.11%) Greenplum
4 2 (11.11%) Hortonworks
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) MapR
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau