The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 38 47
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.99% 3.20% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.43% 8.16% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +71.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £34,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 83 98 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 23.58% 39.20% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 74 89 86
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) WPF
7 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (26.67%) Presales
7 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) UML

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Abaqus
1 1 (6.67%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Chief Technical Officer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) D3.js
7 1 (6.67%) MDX
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Presales
5 4 (26.67%) UML
5 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (20.00%) Product Management
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) R
6 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (6.67%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) ANSYS
2 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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