Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 43 77
Rank change year-on-year +26 +34 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 195 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.01% 5.78% 3.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.64% 15.01% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 178 75 44
Southampton median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £63,000
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 732 473 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 41.33% 38.52% 33.64%
Number of salaries quoted 685 394 412
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,425 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +4.94%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Southampton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Southampton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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.

1 178 (91.28%) Degree
2 104 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 100 (51.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 98 (50.26%) C#
5 86 (44.10%) Java
6 76 (38.97%) SQL
7 67 (34.36%) C++
8 55 (28.21%) .NET
9 46 (23.59%) AngularJS
10 44 (22.56%) Greenfield Project
11 43 (22.05%) CSS
11 43 (22.05%) JavaScript
12 42 (21.54%) HTML
13 41 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (18.46%) SQL Server
15 32 (16.41%) Windows
16 31 (15.90%) Mathematics
17 30 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (14.87%) JUnit
18 29 (14.87%) Big Data
19 28 (14.36%) OOP
20 27 (13.85%) Electronics
20 27 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
21 25 (12.82%) Physics
22 24 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
23 23 (11.79%) Hadoop
23 23 (11.79%) Linux
23 23 (11.79%) J2EE
24 22 (11.28%) Web Services
24 22 (11.28%) C

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 7 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.56%) CMS
2 5 (2.56%) EPiServer
3 3 (1.54%) GeoServer
3 3 (1.54%) JBoss
3 3 (1.54%) WildFly
4 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) Unified Communications
2 4 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.54%) SNMP
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) H.323
4 1 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
4 1 (0.51%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.87%) Big Data
3 23 (11.79%) Hadoop
4 16 (8.21%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.05%) MS Access
8 2 (1.03%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.03%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (14.87%) JUnit
2 18 (9.23%) Subversion
3 17 (8.72%) Eclipse
4 12 (6.15%) Selenium
4 12 (6.15%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.51%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (13.85%) Electronics
2 13 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (2.56%) Marketing
4 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (41.03%) Developer
1 80 (41.03%) Graduate
2 59 (30.26%) Software Engineer
3 48 (24.62%) Junior
4 41 (21.03%) Senior Developer
5 36 (18.46%) Java Developer
6 30 (15.38%) Implementation Specialist
7 29 (14.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 26 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 26 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
9 20 (10.26%) Junior Developer
9 20 (10.26%) Software Developer
10 18 (9.23%) Graduate Developer
11 17 (8.72%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (8.21%) C# Developer
13 13 (6.67%) .NET Developer
14 12 (6.15%) Graduate Java Developer
14 12 (6.15%) Junior Java Developer
14 12 (6.15%) QA Engineer
14 12 (6.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.21%) .NET
2 46 (23.59%) AngularJS
3 43 (22.05%) CSS
4 42 (21.54%) HTML
5 24 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (11.79%) J2EE
7 22 (11.28%) RESTful
7 22 (11.28%) Web Services
8 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET
9 17 (8.72%) HTML5
9 17 (8.72%) Node.js
9 17 (8.72%) SWT
9 17 (8.72%) XML
10 16 (8.21%) CSS3
11 15 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (7.69%) REST
12 14 (7.18%) .NET Framework
13 13 (6.67%) MFC
14 12 (6.15%) React Native
15 11 (5.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.56%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.51%) ASIC
5 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.41%) Windows
2 23 (11.79%) Linux
3 18 (9.23%) Unix
4 17 (8.72%) Mac OS
5 12 (6.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 41 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (15.90%) Mathematics
4 28 (14.36%) OOP
5 25 (12.82%) Physics
6 19 (9.74%) OO
6 19 (9.74%) TDD
7 17 (8.72%) BDD
7 17 (8.72%) MVC
8 15 (7.69%) Open Source
8 15 (7.69%) Web Development
9 13 (6.67%) Coaching
9 13 (6.67%) Machine Learning
10 12 (6.15%) Manual Testing
10 12 (6.15%) Test Automation
11 11 (5.64%) Scrum
12 7 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.59%) CRM
13 6 (3.08%) Chemistry
13 6 (3.08%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 98 (50.26%) C#
2 86 (44.10%) Java
3 76 (38.97%) SQL
4 67 (34.36%) C++
5 43 (22.05%) JavaScript
6 22 (11.28%) C
7 18 (9.23%) Python
8 16 (8.21%) F#
9 13 (6.67%) VC++
10 9 (4.62%) R
11 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.05%) Perl
11 4 (2.05%) PHP
11 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.05%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.54%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.03%) Go
13 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.51%) Ada
14 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 178 (91.28%) Degree
2 100 (51.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (10.77%) PhD
4 8 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) CCNA
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.18%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) Docker
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (6.15%) Oracle
2 8 (4.10%) Sun
3 6 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.56%) Cisco
5 4 (2.05%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (2.05%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.05%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.03%) Sitecore