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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 68 46
Rank change year-on-year +33 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.43% 2.15% 5.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.27% 6.54% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 42
Median salary £32,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 197 260 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 35.18% 32.87% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 173 225 247
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,140 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £66,750
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +28 21 £27,500 -31.25% 7
Durham +8 15 £42,500 +53.15% 3
Northumberland -2 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 46 (66.67%) Degree
2 40 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (55.07%) .NET
4 37 (53.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 35 (50.72%) C#
6 34 (49.28%) .NET Framework
7 29 (42.03%) Web Development
7 29 (42.03%) MVC
7 29 (42.03%) AngularJS
8 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 27 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (34.78%) MongoDB
10 24 (34.78%) TDD
11 23 (33.33%) RESTful
12 22 (31.88%) Web Application Development
12 22 (31.88%) HTML
13 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
13 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
13 21 (30.43%) WCF
13 21 (30.43%) WPF
13 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (30.43%) TeamCity
14 20 (28.99%) F#
14 20 (28.99%) BDD
14 20 (28.99%) Dependency Injection
14 20 (28.99%) Elasticsearch
14 20 (28.99%) 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 20 (28.99%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.70%) WordPress
3 2 (2.90%) Mule
3 2 (2.90%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) Liferay
4 1 (1.45%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) MongoDB
2 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 20 (28.99%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (11.59%) DataStax
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (28.99%) Games
2 16 (23.19%) Electronics
3 13 (18.84%) Marketing
4 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
5 8 (11.59%) Finance
5 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
6 5 (7.25%) Advertising
6 5 (7.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (72.46%) Developer
2 28 (40.58%) .NET Developer
3 21 (30.43%) Graduate
3 21 (30.43%) Graduate Developer
4 20 (28.99%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 20 (28.99%) Junior
4 20 (28.99%) Junior .NET Developer
4 20 (28.99%) Junior Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Database Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Database Developer
6 8 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Database Developer
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 34 (49.28%) .NET Framework
3 29 (42.03%) AngularJS
4 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 27 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (33.33%) RESTful
7 22 (31.88%) HTML
8 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (30.43%) WCF
8 21 (30.43%) WPF
9 20 (28.99%) Entity Framework
9 20 (28.99%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (28.99%) MSMQ
10 14 (20.29%) CSS
11 13 (18.84%) jQuery
12 12 (17.39%) HTML5
13 9 (13.04%) CSS3
13 9 (13.04%) Node.js
14 6 (8.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) Animation
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) OpenVMS
3 3 (4.35%) VMS
4 2 (2.90%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) MVC
2 29 (42.03%) Web Development
3 24 (34.78%) TDD
4 22 (31.88%) Web Application Development
5 20 (28.99%) BDD
5 20 (28.99%) Dependency Injection
5 20 (28.99%) Kanban
5 20 (28.99%) Multithreading
6 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.59%) Data Management
7 8 (11.59%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
7 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.70%) Physics
8 6 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.70%) Secure Coding
8 6 (8.70%) Time Management
8 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) C#
2 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.99%) F#
3 20 (28.99%) Ruby
4 16 (23.19%) SQL
5 9 (13.04%) C++
5 9 (13.04%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) TypeScript
7 5 (7.25%) C
8 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.35%) Pascal
8 3 (4.35%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
10 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (66.67%) Degree
2 37 (53.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.35%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.45%) CEH
4 1 (1.45%) CISA
4 1 (1.45%) CISM
4 1 (1.45%) CISSP
4 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.45%) SANS
4 1 (1.45%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
1 1 (1.45%) Shibboleth
1 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (28.99%) Kibana
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Google
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) SAP
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) Appcelerator
4 3 (4.35%) Cognizant
4 3 (4.35%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.45%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.45%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee
6 1 (1.45%) Progress
6 1 (1.45%) Qualys
6 1 (1.45%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.45%) WSO2
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Posted: 2 days ago
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