Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 36 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 +32
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 4.05% 7.62% 9.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.70% 23.16% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 40
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £25,750 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.63% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £58,000 £90,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -31.25% +15.94% +15.00%

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 126 177 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 31.90% 32.90% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 119 170 147
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.67% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £19,650 £22,000 £21,900
90th Percentile £55,850 £56,375 £57,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year -8.50% -0.65% +2.67%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 10 (62.50%) QA
2 10 (62.50%) SDLC
2 10 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
4 7 (43.75%) Physics
5 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) ISEB
6 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Line Management
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Graduate
2 5 (31.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) QA Manual Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) SDLC
1 10 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
3 7 (43.75%) Physics
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Black-Box Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
5 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) OOP
8 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) CNE
4 1 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Novell Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) HIPAA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Xamarin