Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 25 76
Rank change year-on-year +6 +51 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 161 119 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.68% 8.85% 3.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.38% 21.96% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 152 120 44
Southampton median annual salary £28,000 £41,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.53% +0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £24,650
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 548 542 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 39.77% 40.33% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 525 474 415
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +0.59% +12.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% -

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 149 (92.55%) Degree
2 101 (62.73%) C#
3 85 (52.80%) Software Engineering
4 77 (47.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 69 (42.86%) Java
6 62 (38.51%) SQL
7 58 (36.02%) .NET
8 53 (32.92%) C++
9 44 (27.33%) HTML
10 42 (26.09%) CSS
11 35 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 33 (20.50%) AngularJS
13 31 (19.25%) JavaScript
13 31 (19.25%) Electronics
13 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (19.25%) Greenfield Project
14 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET
15 27 (16.77%) Mathematics
16 26 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (16.15%) Linux
17 23 (14.29%) OOP
17 23 (14.29%) C
17 23 (14.29%) Physics
17 23 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (12.42%) Windows
18 20 (12.42%) Oracle
18 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (11.80%) RESTful
19 19 (11.80%) Node.js
19 19 (11.80%) Web Services

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 9 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.11%) CMS
2 5 (3.11%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.15%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) BGP
1 2 (1.24%) Firewall
1 2 (1.24%) OSPF
1 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.07%) MS Access
4 10 (6.21%) Big Data
4 10 (6.21%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.48%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.24%) Essbase
9 2 (1.24%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.24%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.24%) Power BI
9 2 (1.24%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (10.56%) JUnit
2 9 (5.59%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.59%) Subversion
3 8 (4.97%) Selenium
3 8 (4.97%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (19.25%) Electronics
2 9 (5.59%) Finance
3 5 (3.11%) Marketing
4 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (42.24%) Developer
1 68 (42.24%) Graduate
2 50 (31.06%) Software Engineer
3 37 (22.98%) Junior
3 37 (22.98%) Senior Developer
4 32 (19.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 25 (15.53%) C# Developer
6 22 (13.66%) Implementation Specialist
7 21 (13.04%) Software Developer
8 20 (12.42%) .NET Developer
9 19 (11.80%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (11.80%) Java Developer
10 18 (11.18%) Junior Software Engineer
11 17 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (9.32%) Junior Developer
12 15 (9.32%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (8.07%) Graduate Developer
13 13 (8.07%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (7.45%) Graduate Software Developer
14 12 (7.45%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (36.02%) .NET
2 44 (27.33%) HTML
3 42 (26.09%) CSS
4 33 (20.50%) AngularJS
5 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 23 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (11.80%) Node.js
7 19 (11.80%) RESTful
7 19 (11.80%) Web Services
8 17 (10.56%) HTML5
9 16 (9.94%) CSS3
10 13 (8.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (7.45%) .NET Framework
12 10 (6.21%) J2EE
13 9 (5.59%) SWT
13 9 (5.59%) XML
14 8 (4.97%) React Native
14 8 (4.97%) REST
15 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.25%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.45%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.62%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.15%) Linux
2 20 (12.42%) Windows
3 11 (6.83%) Unix
4 9 (5.59%) Mac OS
5 8 (4.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (52.80%) Software Engineering
2 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.77%) Mathematics
4 23 (14.29%) OOP
4 23 (14.29%) Physics
5 18 (11.18%) Web Development
6 17 (10.56%) TDD
7 15 (9.32%) BDD
7 15 (9.32%) MVC
7 15 (9.32%) OO
8 12 (7.45%) Coaching
8 12 (7.45%) Machine Learning
9 11 (6.83%) Open Source
10 9 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.97%) Manual Testing
11 8 (4.97%) Scrum
11 8 (4.97%) Test Automation
12 7 (4.35%) CRM
13 6 (3.73%) Chemistry
13 6 (3.73%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.73%) C#
2 69 (42.86%) Java
3 62 (38.51%) SQL
4 53 (32.92%) C++
5 31 (19.25%) JavaScript
6 23 (14.29%) C
7 14 (8.70%) F#
8 13 (8.07%) PHP
8 13 (8.07%) VB.NET
9 12 (7.45%) Python
10 6 (3.73%) VC++
11 4 (2.48%) R
12 2 (1.24%) Go
12 2 (1.24%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.24%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.62%) Ada
Qualifications
1 149 (92.55%) Degree
2 77 (47.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (11.80%) PhD
4 5 (3.11%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.24%) CCNA
5 2 (1.24%) CCNP
5 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.24%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.24%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (12.42%) Oracle
2 14 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.11%) Sun
4 2 (1.24%) Brocade
4 2 (1.24%) Cisco
4 2 (1.24%) Juniper
4 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.24%) Sitecore