Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.44% 1.19% 18.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.98% 2.70% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 20
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,350 £40,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £48,250 £40,000 £45,375
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 Salford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 43 37 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 34.96% 44.05% 67.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 75
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £22,300 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £50,000 £49,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

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
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Salford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) iPad

Computer Science
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Broadband
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle