Period
to 24 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 56 62
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 -38
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 104 63 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.42% 4.16% 4.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.18% 11.93% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 93 59 91
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,754 £50,250 £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 413 528 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.48% 34.87% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 360 431 437
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,963 £26,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £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 24 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 24 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 +21 61 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Durham +13 42 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Northumberland - 1 £42,500 -
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 96 (92.31%) Degree
2 56 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (37.50%) SQL
4 39 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (36.54%) Marketing
5 38 (36.54%) .NET
6 37 (35.58%) Oracle
6 37 (35.58%) Oracle Database
7 35 (33.65%) HTML
8 33 (31.73%) Finance
9 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
10 30 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (27.88%) Electronics
12 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
12 28 (26.92%) Manufacturing
12 28 (26.92%) Programme Management
12 28 (26.92%) SAP
12 28 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
13 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
13 25 (24.04%) Data Management
13 25 (24.04%) DataStax
14 24 (23.08%) Linux
15 20 (19.23%) Windows
15 20 (19.23%) Software Engineering
16 15 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
17 14 (13.46%) C#
17 14 (13.46%) C++
18 13 (12.50%) SQL Server

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%) 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 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) Office 365
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 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (6.73%) 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
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) JIRA
2 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) Appium
4 2 (1.92%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.92%) JMeter
4 2 (1.92%) JUnit
4 2 (1.92%) Maven
4 2 (1.92%) Selenium
4 2 (1.92%) TestNG
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%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (45.19%) Analyst
2 37 (35.58%) Developer
3 30 (28.85%) SQL Analyst
4 27 (25.96%) .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%) Graduate
7 12 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (9.62%) Business Analyst
8 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.54%) .NET
2 35 (33.65%) HTML
3 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 11 (10.58%) XML
6 9 (8.65%) CSS
7 6 (5.77%) HTML5
7 6 (5.77%) Middleware
8 5 (4.81%) jQuery
8 5 (4.81%) Node.js
9 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (3.85%) LINQ
9 4 (3.85%) RESTful
9 4 (3.85%) SOAP
9 4 (3.85%) STL
10 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.88%) CSS3
10 3 (2.88%) Web Services
11 2 (1.92%) Xamarin.iOS
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 24 (23.08%) Linux
2 20 (19.23%) 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 11 (10.58%) Physics
8 10 (9.62%) Time Management
9 9 (8.65%) Mathematics
9 9 (8.65%) SDLC
10 8 (7.69%) B2C
10 8 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (7.69%) Software Architecture
11 7 (6.73%) MVC
11 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.73%) TDD
12 6 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.50%) SQL
2 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.46%) C#
3 14 (13.46%) C++
4 11 (10.58%) Java
5 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.73%) Python
7 5 (4.81%) VB
8 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) R
9 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.92%) Ruby
10 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 96 (92.31%) Degree
2 56 (53.85%) 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%) 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%) Telerik