Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 55 59
Rank change year-on-year +28 +4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 104 63 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.71% 4.19% 4.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.87% 12.19% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 93 61 95
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,754 £50,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 402 517 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.80% 34.40% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 350 423 440
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,225 £26,275 £25,125
90th Percentile £57,050 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in the North East

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in the North East

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in the North East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in the North East

Computer Science
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +18 61 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Durham +8 42 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Northumberland -9 1 £42,500 +41.67%
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North East region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 95 (91.35%) Degree
2 57 (54.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (38.46%) SQL
5 39 (37.50%) .NET
5 39 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (36.54%) Marketing
7 37 (35.58%) Oracle Database
7 37 (35.58%) Oracle
8 36 (34.62%) HTML
9 33 (31.73%) Finance
10 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
11 30 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (27.88%) Electronics
13 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
13 28 (26.92%) Manufacturing
13 28 (26.92%) Programme Management
13 28 (26.92%) SAP
13 28 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
14 26 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 25 (24.04%) Data Management
15 25 (24.04%) DataStax
16 22 (21.15%) Linux
17 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
18 18 (17.31%) Windows
19 16 (15.38%) C#
20 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
20 15 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
21 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
22 12 (11.54%) C++

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (1.92%) Confluence
1 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.96%) nginx
2 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (9.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) DHCP
1 2 (1.92%) DNS
1 2 (1.92%) Firewall
1 2 (1.92%) VLAN
1 2 (1.92%) VPN
2 1 (0.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.58%) Oracle Database
2 25 (24.04%) DataStax
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.81%) MySQL
7 2 (1.92%) Big Data
7 2 (1.92%) Power BI
7 2 (1.92%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.92%) Appium
3 2 (1.92%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.92%) JMeter
3 2 (1.92%) JUnit
3 2 (1.92%) Maven
3 2 (1.92%) Selenium
3 2 (1.92%) TestNG
4 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (36.54%) Marketing
2 33 (31.73%) Finance
3 29 (27.88%) Electronics
4 28 (26.92%) Manufacturing
4 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
5 10 (9.62%) Advertising
6 2 (1.92%) Law
6 2 (1.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.96%) Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (45.19%) Analyst
2 39 (37.50%) Developer
3 30 (28.85%) SQL Analyst
4 28 (26.92%) .NET Developer
5 25 (24.04%) Analyst Developer
5 25 (24.04%) Database Analyst
5 25 (24.04%) Database Developer
5 25 (24.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (24.04%) Oracle Analyst
5 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database Developer
5 25 (24.04%) Oracle Developer
5 25 (24.04%) SQL Database Developer
5 25 (24.04%) SQL Developer
6 15 (14.42%) DBA
7 12 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (10.58%) Graduate
9 10 (9.62%) Business Analyst
9 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Agile Business Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.50%) .NET
2 36 (34.62%) HTML
3 26 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 12 (11.54%) XML
5 10 (9.62%) CSS
6 6 (5.77%) HTML5
6 6 (5.77%) Middleware
7 5 (4.81%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.81%) jQuery
7 5 (4.81%) Node.js
7 5 (4.81%) RESTful
8 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (3.85%) LINQ
8 4 (3.85%) SOAP
8 4 (3.85%) STL
9 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.54%) Virtual Team
3 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.96%) Arduino
5 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.96%) Derivative
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.96%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Linux
2 18 (17.31%) Windows
3 12 (11.54%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (26.92%) Programme Management
4 25 (24.04%) Data Management
5 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
6 15 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (9.62%) Time Management
8 9 (8.65%) Mathematics
8 9 (8.65%) Physics
9 8 (7.69%) B2C
9 8 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.69%) MVC
9 8 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (7.69%) Software Architecture
9 8 (7.69%) TDD
10 7 (6.73%) SDLC
11 6 (5.77%) Web Development
12 5 (4.81%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) SQL
2 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 16 (15.38%) C#
4 12 (11.54%) C++
5 10 (9.62%) Java
6 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.81%) Python
7 5 (4.81%) VB
8 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) R
8 3 (2.88%) Ruby
9 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 95 (91.35%) Degree
2 57 (54.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (3.85%) CCNA
5 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.92%) CCNP
6 2 (1.92%) HNC
6 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.92%) MCP
6 2 (1.92%) MCSA
6 2 (1.92%) MCSE
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (11.54%) Data Guard
1 12 (11.54%) NetBackup
1 12 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (7.69%) Opsview
3 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) Kibana
4 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (35.58%) Oracle
2 28 (26.92%) SAP
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.81%) Splunk
5 2 (1.92%) Citrix
5 2 (1.92%) Tableau
5 2 (1.92%) VMware
5 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.96%) Google
6 1 (0.96%) Progress
6 1 (0.96%) Telerik