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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 17 71 59
Rank change year-on-year +54 -12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 137 24 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 9.19% 2.11% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.49% 2.32% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 131 9 19
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 -
25th Percentile £36,125 £25,500 £31,411
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £27,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +48.15% -22.86% -
75th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £74,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,306 1,036 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 91.28% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 935 788 763
10th Percentile £25,850 £28,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Computer Science as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in the North East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Cleveland - 58 £40,000 -
Durham +19 49 £40,000 +52.38% 8
Tyne and Wear +11 27 £48,872 +81.01% 9
Northumberland -6 1 - -
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 132 (96.35%) Degree
2 98 (71.53%) ITIL
3 93 (67.88%) Mathematics
4 86 (62.77%) Azure
5 77 (56.20%) Windows
6 74 (54.01%) Microsoft
7 58 (42.34%) Unix
8 57 (41.61%) Linux
9 56 (40.88%) SQL
10 53 (38.69%) SQL Server
11 49 (35.77%) LAN
12 48 (35.04%) Migration
12 48 (35.04%) Performance Tuning
13 45 (32.85%) SolarWinds
14 38 (27.74%) Oracle
14 38 (27.74%) Windows Server
15 37 (27.01%) Proactive Monitoring
16 35 (25.55%) Firewall
17 30 (21.90%) Configuration Management
18 28 (20.44%) Management Information System
18 28 (20.44%) WAN
18 28 (20.44%) DHCP
18 28 (20.44%) DNS
18 28 (20.44%) AWS
19 26 (18.98%) Disaster Recovery
19 26 (18.98%) Change Control
20 25 (18.25%) PowerShell
20 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Office
21 24 (17.52%) SolarWinds Orion
21 24 (17.52%) Incident Management

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 21 (15.33%) Apache
2 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.46%) Confluence
4 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 25 (18.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (15.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (62.77%) Azure
2 28 (20.44%) AWS
3 21 (15.33%) Apigee
3 21 (15.33%) GitHub
3 21 (15.33%) GitHub Actions
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (35.77%) LAN
2 35 (25.55%) Firewall
3 28 (20.44%) DHCP
3 28 (20.44%) DNS
3 28 (20.44%) WAN
4 14 (10.22%) 3G
4 14 (10.22%) BGP
4 14 (10.22%) DDNS
4 14 (10.22%) DSL
4 14 (10.22%) Ethernet
4 14 (10.22%) IPsec
4 14 (10.22%) ISDN
4 14 (10.22%) MPLS
4 14 (10.22%) OSPF
4 14 (10.22%) SAN
4 14 (10.22%) SSL
4 14 (10.22%) TACACS
4 14 (10.22%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.22%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (10.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) MySQL
2 16 (11.68%) Oracle Database
2 16 (11.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (11.68%) Oracle Database 12c
2 16 (11.68%) Oracle9i Database
2 16 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.92%) Big Data
6 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.73%) Metadata
8 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (15.33%) Jenkins
1 21 (15.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.19%) Gradle
2 3 (2.19%) Maven
3 2 (1.46%) JIRA
4 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.73%) Postman
4 1 (0.73%) Selenium
General
1 15 (10.95%) Social Skills
2 4 (2.92%) Marketing
3 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.19%) Finance
4 2 (1.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Local Government
5 1 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (19.71%) DBA
2 24 (17.52%) Administrator
3 23 (16.79%) Analyst
4 21 (15.33%) Systems Analyst
4 21 (15.33%) Unix Scripter
5 18 (13.14%) SQL Analyst
5 18 (13.14%) Unix Analyst
6 16 (11.68%) Oracle DBA
7 14 (10.22%) Cisco Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Firewall Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Juniper Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Network Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (10.22%) VMWare Administrator
7 14 (10.22%) Wintel Administrator
7 14 (10.22%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 13 (9.49%) Team Leader
9 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 12 (8.76%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.79%) .NET
2 21 (15.33%) Kafka
3 4 (2.92%) XML
4 3 (2.19%) React
4 3 (2.19%) REST
4 3 (2.19%) XSLT
5 2 (1.46%) Java SE
5 2 (1.46%) Node.js
6 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.73%) J2EE
6 1 (0.73%) jQuery
6 1 (0.73%) JSON
6 1 (0.73%) LLVM
6 1 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.73%) RESTful
6 1 (0.73%) Spring
6 1 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.44%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.22%) PKI
3 12 (8.76%) Public Cloud
4 11 (8.03%) Replication
5 5 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.19%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.73%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.73%) IoT
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (56.20%) Windows
2 58 (42.34%) Unix
3 57 (41.61%) Linux
4 38 (27.74%) Windows Server
5 21 (15.33%) AIX
6 16 (11.68%) Solaris
7 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (71.53%) ITIL
2 93 (67.88%) Mathematics
3 48 (35.04%) Migration
3 48 (35.04%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (27.01%) Proactive Monitoring
5 30 (21.90%) Configuration Management
6 26 (18.98%) Change Control
6 26 (18.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (17.52%) Incident Management
8 21 (15.33%) CI/CD
8 21 (15.33%) Collaborative Working
8 21 (15.33%) CRM
8 21 (15.33%) DevOps
8 21 (15.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 20 (14.60%) Software Engineering
10 17 (12.41%) Information Management
11 16 (11.68%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (10.95%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (10.22%) Adaptive Security
13 14 (10.22%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.88%) SQL
2 25 (18.25%) PowerShell
3 21 (15.33%) Bash
3 21 (15.33%) C#
3 21 (15.33%) SAPscript
4 16 (11.68%) PL/SQL
5 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
6 13 (9.49%) Java
7 12 (8.76%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.11%) Python
9 4 (2.92%) R
10 3 (2.19%) C++
10 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.73%) Ruby
12 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 132 (96.35%) Degree
2 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (10.22%) CCNA
3 14 (10.22%) CCNP
3 14 (10.22%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.65%) PhD
5 4 (2.92%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.19%) HNC
6 3 (2.19%) HND
7 1 (0.73%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.68%) ISO 9001
1 16 (11.68%) SLA
2 13 (9.49%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 22 (16.06%) Docker
2 21 (15.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.22%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.22%) vSphere
3 14 (10.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (17.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 21 (15.33%) Ansible
2 21 (15.33%) Kubernetes
3 14 (10.22%) Cisco Prime
3 14 (10.22%) NetBackup
3 14 (10.22%) WSUS
4 10 (7.30%) SCSM
5 1 (0.73%) Kibana
Vendors
1 74 (54.01%) Microsoft
2 45 (32.85%) SolarWinds
3 38 (27.74%) Oracle
4 21 (15.33%) SAP
5 16 (11.68%) Sun
6 15 (10.95%) Cisco
7 14 (10.22%) Barracuda Networks
7 14 (10.22%) Citrix
7 14 (10.22%) F5
7 14 (10.22%) Forcepoint
7 14 (10.22%) Juniper
7 14 (10.22%) Palo Alto
7 14 (10.22%) Veritas
7 14 (10.22%) VMware
8 1 (0.73%) BroadSoft
8 1 (0.73%) Databricks