Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 32 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 116 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 5.89% 7.81% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 8.47% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 105 61
Median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,150 £19,750
90th Percentile £57,625 £61,250 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 612 1,369 1,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 92.45% 92.19% 92.29%
Number of salaries quoted 503 1,131 1,119
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.16% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,100 £66,250 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Southampton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in Southampton.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Southampton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Southampton over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 36 (92.31%) Degree
2 31 (79.49%) C#
3 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
4 24 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (51.28%) Test Automation
5 20 (51.28%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) OOP
6 18 (46.15%) Windows
6 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
7 15 (38.46%) MySQL
8 14 (35.90%) OO
8 14 (35.90%) Finance
8 14 (35.90%) Azure
8 14 (35.90%) TDD
9 13 (33.33%) DevOps
9 13 (33.33%) Fintech
9 13 (33.33%) DNS
9 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 13 (33.33%) IIS
9 13 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 10 (25.64%) C++
11 8 (20.51%) JIRA
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Java
12 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.95%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) CSS
12 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
12 7 (17.95%) Physics

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 13 (33.33%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Azure
2 1 (2.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Software Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Graduate
4 10 (25.64%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Graduate Software Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Junior
4 10 (25.64%) Junior Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Junior Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) CSS
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.69%) Vue.js
5 2 (5.13%) J2EE
5 2 (5.13%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) LAMP
5 2 (5.13%) Laravel
5 2 (5.13%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) React
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) WinForms
6 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) ASIC
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Android
3 5 (12.82%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
2 20 (51.28%) OOP
2 20 (51.28%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.90%) OO
3 14 (35.90%) TDD
4 13 (33.33%) DevOps
4 13 (33.33%) Fintech
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
6 7 (17.95%) Physics
7 5 (12.82%) Android Development
7 5 (12.82%) iOS Development
7 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 2 (5.13%) People Management
9 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 10 (25.64%) C++
5 8 (20.51%) Java
6 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.95%) Ruby
7 6 (15.38%) Python
8 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.13%) C
9 2 (5.13%) Go
9 2 (5.13%) PHP
10 1 (2.56%) F#
10 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (92.31%) Degree
2 24 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (12.82%) ISEB
3 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle