Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 15.22% 23.74% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.43% 46.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Oldham median annual salary £21,500 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.85% - -
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Oldham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oldham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 50.00% 51.08% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 38
Oldham median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -13.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £18,652 £18,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,800 £63,225
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oldham.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Oldham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Oldham.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Google
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
5 1 (14.29%) Games
5 1 (14.29%) VHDL
5 1 (14.29%) Verilog
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
5 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
5 1 (14.29%) Python

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior
2 5 (71.43%) Junior Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Verilog
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 1 (14.29%) Component Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Vision
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (28.57%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) HNC
4 1 (14.29%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Google
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Xilinx