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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 53 37
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.18% 3.70% 5.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.04% 12.83% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 36
Median salary £25,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 235 187 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 36.89% 28.86% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 213 153 230
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 20 £25,000 -25.92% 7
Durham - 7 £37,500 - 2
Northumberland - 1 £42,500 -
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 35 (63.64%) Degree
2 27 (49.09%) C#
3 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.82%) Web Development
5 22 (40.00%) MVC
5 22 (40.00%) .NET
5 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (38.18%) AngularJS
7 20 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (36.36%) .NET Framework
8 16 (29.09%) TDD
8 16 (29.09%) RESTful
9 15 (27.27%) TeamCity
9 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (27.27%) Web Application Development
9 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.45%) MSMQ
10 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
10 14 (25.45%) Google
10 14 (25.45%) Mathematics
10 14 (25.45%) WCF
10 14 (25.45%) WPF
10 14 (25.45%) Ruby
10 14 (25.45%) Games
10 14 (25.45%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (25.45%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (25.45%) Kibana

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 14 (25.45%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.91%) WordPress
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) Mule
3 2 (3.64%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Liferay
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (10.91%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) DHCP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) MongoDB
2 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) TeamCity
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.64%) Gradle
3 2 (3.64%) Grunt
3 2 (3.64%) gulp
3 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.45%) Games
2 6 (10.91%) Electronics
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Graduate
3 14 (25.45%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Graduate Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Junior
3 14 (25.45%) Junior .NET Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Junior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) .NET
1 22 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (38.18%) AngularJS
3 20 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (29.09%) RESTful
5 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (25.45%) Entity Framework
5 14 (25.45%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (25.45%) MSMQ
5 14 (25.45%) WCF
5 14 (25.45%) WPF
6 13 (23.64%) jQuery
7 11 (20.00%) CSS
7 11 (20.00%) HTML
8 10 (18.18%) HTML5
9 9 (16.36%) CSS3
9 9 (16.36%) Node.js
10 8 (14.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) User Experience
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.64%) Animation
6 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Android
3 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) Web Development
3 22 (40.00%) MVC
4 16 (29.09%) TDD
5 15 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 14 (25.45%) BDD
6 14 (25.45%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (25.45%) Kanban
6 14 (25.45%) Mathematics
6 14 (25.45%) Multithreading
7 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
8 10 (18.18%) Physics
9 9 (16.36%) Time Management
10 8 (14.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
12 6 (10.91%) Secure Coding
12 6 (10.91%) Software Architecture
13 5 (9.09%) A/B Testing
13 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
14 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) C#
2 14 (25.45%) F#
2 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.45%) Ruby
3 11 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (12.73%) SQL
5 6 (10.91%) C
5 6 (10.91%) TypeScript
6 4 (7.27%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) ES6
7 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (63.64%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) CEH
2 3 (5.45%) CISA
2 3 (5.45%) CISM
2 3 (5.45%) CISSP
2 3 (5.45%) MCSE
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) SANS
2 3 (5.45%) SSCP
3 2 (3.64%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) Docker
3 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.82%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Xen
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (25.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Google
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) Intel Security
4 4 (7.27%) Qualys
4 4 (7.27%) Tripwire
5 3 (5.45%) ArcSight
5 3 (5.45%) Forcepoint
5 3 (5.45%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.64%) Appcelerator
6 2 (3.64%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.64%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.82%) AppSense
7 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Tableau
7 1 (1.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £39,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago