Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 20 12
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 29 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 26.13% 5.75% 11.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 45.31% 12.20% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Oldham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% +2.63% +1.33%

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 Oldham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 64 41 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 57.66% 47.13% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 21
Oldham median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +10.17% -9.23%
10th Percentile £22,950 £24,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £42,750 £38,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 28 July 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 25 (86.21%) Validation
3 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
3 20 (68.97%) C++
4 18 (62.07%) HTML
4 18 (62.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (58.62%) SQL
6 16 (55.17%) C#
7 14 (48.28%) PHP
7 14 (48.28%) HND
7 14 (48.28%) Linux
8 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
8 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (44.83%) Web Development
9 12 (41.38%) jQuery
10 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (37.93%) C
10 11 (37.93%) .NET
10 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
10 11 (37.93%) MVC
11 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
11 10 (34.48%) Component Testing
12 9 (31.03%) JIRA
12 9 (31.03%) Embedded C
12 9 (31.03%) HNC
13 8 (27.59%) Internet
13 8 (27.59%) CSS
13 8 (27.59%) Google
13 8 (27.59%) Google Maps API
13 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Internet
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) jQuery
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) Google Maps API
4 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (24.14%) Ajax
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (24.14%) CSS3
5 7 (24.14%) Dapper ORM
5 7 (24.14%) HTML5
5 7 (24.14%) JSON
5 7 (24.14%) React
5 7 (24.14%) SignalR
6 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET
7 5 (17.24%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Animation
2 7 (24.14%) User Experience
3 5 (17.24%) Device Driver
4 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Validation
2 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
3 13 (44.83%) Web Development
4 11 (37.93%) MVC
5 10 (34.48%) Component Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (17.24%) Device Driver Development
6 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
6 5 (17.24%) Rapid Prototyping
6 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.79%) TDD
7 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Feasibility Study
8 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
8 3 (10.34%) OO
9 2 (6.90%) Decision Tree
9 2 (6.90%) Logistic Regression
9 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
9 2 (6.90%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C++
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) C#
4 14 (48.28%) PHP
5 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (37.93%) C
7 9 (31.03%) Embedded C
8 7 (24.14%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
9 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
9 5 (17.24%) Perl
10 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 18 (62.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (48.28%) HND
4 9 (31.03%) HNC
5 2 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (6.90%) PhD
5 2 (6.90%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Northgate
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Oldham, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago