Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 51 39
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 61 51 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.59% 4.41% 6.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.48% 13.97% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 92
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +11.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,701 £51,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +16.67%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 284 365 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.70% 31.55% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 251 285 279
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,800 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Tyne and Wear

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Tyne and Wear

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Tyne and Wear

Computer Science
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +26 56 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Gateshead -8 2 £31,500 -1.56%
North Shields - 2 £30,000 - 1
Sunderland - 1 £22,500 -
Computer Science
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 58 (95.08%) Degree
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (44.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (32.79%) Linux
5 15 (24.59%) Windows
5 15 (24.59%) C#
5 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (24.59%) Mentoring
6 14 (22.95%) .NET
7 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
8 12 (19.67%) NetBackup
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle
8 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
8 12 (19.67%) SQL
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
8 12 (19.67%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.67%) Data Guard
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (16.39%) Virtual Team
9 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (16.39%) HTML
9 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (16.39%) XML
10 9 (14.75%) CSS
10 9 (14.75%) T-SQL

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.64%) nginx
2 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (13.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) DHCP
1 2 (3.28%) DNS
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
1 2 (3.28%) VLAN
1 2 (3.28%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.75%) Advertising
1 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) DBA
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) Administrator
7 6 (9.84%) Linux Support
7 6 (9.84%) Senior DBA
7 6 (9.84%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 5 (8.20%) Graduate
8 5 (8.20%) Payments Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Production Support Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Support Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Windows Support Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
9 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) .NET
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 10 (16.39%) HTML
3 10 (16.39%) XML
4 9 (14.75%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) HTML5
5 6 (9.84%) Middleware
6 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.20%) jQuery
6 5 (8.20%) Node.js
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (6.56%) LINQ
7 4 (6.56%) STL
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.92%) CSS3
8 3 (4.92%) RESTful
8 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.92%) Web Services
9 2 (3.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (16.39%) Virtual Team
2 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.64%) Arduino
4 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) Windows
3 12 (19.67%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Android
4 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Mentoring
2 15 (24.59%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.11%) B2C
4 8 (13.11%) MVC
4 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (13.11%) Software Architecture
4 8 (13.11%) TDD
4 8 (13.11%) Time Management
5 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.20%) Physics
5 5 (8.20%) Web Development
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) OOP
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.92%) OO
7 3 (4.92%) SDLC
8 2 (3.28%) Ticket Management
8 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C#
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.84%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) VB
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.64%) F#
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) R
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (95.08%) Degree
2 27 (44.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (6.56%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.28%) CCNP
6 2 (3.28%) HNC
6 2 (3.28%) MCP
6 2 (3.28%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) MCSE
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (19.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Data Guard
1 12 (19.67%) NetBackup
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (13.11%) Opsview
3 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Kibana
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Splunk
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.64%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Progress
4 1 (1.64%) Telerik