Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 62 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.16% 3.01% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.31% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 26
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £39,513 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +5.37% +15.38%
10th Percentile £32,000 £25,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,550 £71,250 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +15.38%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 834 786 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.13% 90.97% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 709 688 595
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £39,131 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.61% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,601 £67,875 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) C++
2 20 (71.43%) Java
3 16 (57.14%) OO
4 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 15 (53.57%) Linux
4 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
5 13 (46.43%) C#
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (46.43%) Technical Leadership
6 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (42.86%) C
6 12 (42.86%) Degree
7 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
8 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (21.43%) PhD
9 6 (21.43%) Physics
9 6 (21.43%) Games
9 6 (21.43%) Java SE
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 4 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (14.29%) TDD
11 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 3 (10.71%) Gradle
12 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
12 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.71%) OOD
12 3 (10.71%) AWT

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Gradle
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) gulp
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (21.43%) Games
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Software Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) Cloud Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Lead Software Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Analyst
8 3 (10.71%) C++ Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Java SE
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) AWT
3 3 (10.71%) Swing
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) Sass
4 2 (7.14%) STL
4 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) Jest
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) LESS
5 1 (3.57%) Qt
5 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) OO
3 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
4 13 (46.43%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Physics
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) MVC
8 3 (10.71%) OOD
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.14%) DevOps
9 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
10 1 (3.57%) API Design
10 1 (3.57%) API Development
10 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C++
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) C
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (21.43%) PhD
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore