The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 11 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 9.86% - 18.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.44% - 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 Salford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36 12 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 50.70% 41.38% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 36
Median salary £37,747 £22,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.76% -43.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £37,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Salford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Salford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Database Theory
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Broadband
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CCSP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Broadband
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Database Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Database Theory
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) GCIA
2 2 (25.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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