Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 64 57
Rank change year-on-year +44 -7 -32
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 103 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.07% 3.95% 5.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.48% 11.43% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 88 60 121
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.70% -1.43%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,375 £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 389 525 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.24% 34.54% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 330 437 450
North East median annual salary £39,513 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.22% +6.67% +6.44%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £58,935
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +35 61 £39,513 +5.37% 4
Durham +16 42 £42,500 +6.25%
Northumberland -9 1 £42,500 +41.67%
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 88 (85.44%) Degree
2 63 (61.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (43.69%) .NET
5 40 (38.83%) SQL
6 37 (35.92%) Oracle
6 37 (35.92%) Oracle Database
7 34 (33.01%) HTML
7 34 (33.01%) Marketing
8 33 (32.04%) .NET Framework
9 32 (31.07%) Electronics
10 31 (30.10%) JavaScript
10 31 (30.10%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (26.21%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (25.24%) Finance
13 25 (24.27%) Manufacturing
13 25 (24.27%) Telecoms
13 25 (24.27%) Programme Management
13 25 (24.27%) Data Management
13 25 (24.27%) SAP
13 25 (24.27%) DataStax
13 25 (24.27%) Digital Marketing
14 24 (23.30%) C#
15 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
16 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
16 20 (19.42%) Linux
17 18 (17.48%) C++
18 17 (16.50%) Windows
19 15 (14.56%) TDD
19 15 (14.56%) MongoDB

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 8 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.97%) nginx
2 1 (0.97%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (4.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.92%) Oracle Database
2 25 (24.27%) DataStax
3 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
4 15 (14.56%) MongoDB
5 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (4.85%) MySQL
8 2 (1.94%) Big Data
8 2 (1.94%) Power BI
8 2 (1.94%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) TeamCity
2 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) JIRA
4 1 (0.97%) Maven
General
1 34 (33.01%) Marketing
2 32 (31.07%) Electronics
3 26 (25.24%) Finance
4 25 (24.27%) Manufacturing
4 25 (24.27%) Telecoms
5 10 (9.71%) Advertising
6 8 (7.77%) Games
7 2 (1.94%) Law
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (45.63%) Developer
2 41 (39.81%) Analyst
3 35 (33.98%) .NET Developer
4 30 (29.13%) SQL Analyst
5 25 (24.27%) Analyst Developer
5 25 (24.27%) Database Analyst
5 25 (24.27%) Database Developer
5 25 (24.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 25 (24.27%) Oracle Analyst
5 25 (24.27%) Oracle Database Developer
5 25 (24.27%) Oracle Developer
5 25 (24.27%) SQL Database Developer
5 25 (24.27%) SQL Developer
6 18 (17.48%) Graduate
7 15 (14.56%) DBA
8 13 (12.62%) Software Engineer
9 12 (11.65%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (9.71%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (9.71%) Junior
11 9 (8.74%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (43.69%) .NET
2 34 (33.01%) HTML
3 33 (32.04%) .NET Framework
4 12 (11.65%) AngularJS
4 12 (11.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 11 (10.68%) XML
6 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (9.71%) RESTful
6 10 (9.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
7 9 (8.74%) CSS
7 9 (8.74%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (8.74%) WCF
7 9 (8.74%) WPF
8 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (7.77%) Entity Framework
8 8 (7.77%) MSMQ
9 6 (5.83%) Middleware
10 5 (4.85%) HTML5
10 5 (4.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.80%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) Animation
6 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.97%) Arduino
6 1 (0.97%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Linux
2 17 (16.50%) Windows
3 12 (11.65%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.91%) OpenVMS
4 3 (2.91%) VMS
5 2 (1.94%) Android
5 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.21%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (24.27%) Data Management
3 25 (24.27%) Digital Marketing
3 25 (24.27%) Programme Management
4 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.56%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (14.56%) TDD
6 13 (12.62%) MVC
6 13 (12.62%) Web Development
7 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
8 9 (8.74%) Web Application Development
9 8 (7.77%) B2C
9 8 (7.77%) BDD
9 8 (7.77%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (7.77%) Kanban
9 8 (7.77%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.77%) Physics
9 8 (7.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (7.77%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) SQL
2 31 (30.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.30%) C#
4 18 (17.48%) C++
5 10 (9.71%) Java
5 10 (9.71%) Ruby
6 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.77%) F#
8 5 (4.85%) VB
9 4 (3.88%) Python
10 3 (2.91%) C
10 3 (2.91%) Pascal
11 2 (1.94%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.94%) PHP
11 2 (1.94%) R
12 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 88 (85.44%) Degree
2 63 (61.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.94%) CCNA
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.94%) HNC
5 2 (1.94%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.94%) MCP
6 1 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (11.65%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Data Guard
1 12 (11.65%) NetBackup
1 12 (11.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (7.77%) Kibana
2 8 (7.77%) Opsview
3 2 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Oracle
2 25 (24.27%) SAP
3 8 (7.77%) Google
4 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.85%) Splunk
5 2 (1.94%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.94%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.94%) Tableau
5 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.97%) Progress
6 1 (0.97%) Telerik