Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 51 38
Rank change year-on-year +25 -13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 56 39 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.82% 3.91% 6.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.53% 11.89% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 88
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +25.98%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +11.81%

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 238 328 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.24% 32.87% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 207 248 246
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £63,000 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 53 (94.64%) Degree
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (33.93%) Linux
5 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
6 13 (23.21%) C#
6 13 (23.21%) .NET
6 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 12 (21.43%) Data Guard
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle
7 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 12 (21.43%) SQL
7 12 (21.43%) Windows
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (21.43%) NetBackup
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 12 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (17.86%) XML
8 10 (17.86%) HTML
9 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
9 9 (16.07%) CSS
9 9 (16.07%) Advertising
9 9 (16.07%) Marketing

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 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.79%) nginx
1 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (16.07%) Advertising
1 9 (16.07%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) DBA
3 12 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (17.86%) Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
7 7 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Administrator
8 6 (10.71%) Linux Support
8 6 (10.71%) Senior DBA
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 5 (8.93%) Payments Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Production Support Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) SQL Support Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.93%) Windows Support Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
3 10 (17.86%) XML
4 9 (16.07%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) HTML5
5 6 (10.71%) Middleware
6 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) Node.js
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (7.14%) LINQ
7 4 (7.14%) STL
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.36%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.79%) Arduino
3 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.79%) Derivative
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.79%) Life Science
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
2 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) B2C
4 8 (14.29%) MVC
4 8 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 8 (14.29%) Time Management
5 5 (8.93%) Web Development
6 4 (7.14%) OOP
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.36%) OO
8 2 (3.57%) Network Management
8 2 (3.57%) Open Source
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
8 2 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) C#
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.93%) C++
5 5 (8.93%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.79%) F#
7 1 (1.79%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) R
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (94.64%) Degree
2 27 (48.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) HNC
5 2 (3.57%) MCP
5 2 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Data Guard
1 12 (21.43%) NetBackup
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Opsview
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Kibana
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Splunk
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) Progress
4 1 (1.79%) Telerik