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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 63 33
Rank change year-on-year +28 -30  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.19% 2.22% 8.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.21% 7.69% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 42
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 122 169 198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.99% 28.84% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 109 140 166
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +28 19 £25,000 -50.00% 7
Gateshead +8 1 £31,500 -1.56%
Sunderland - 1 - -
Computer Science
North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 27 (65.85%) C#
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
2 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 24 (58.54%) MongoDB
3 23 (56.10%) AngularJS
3 23 (56.10%) MVC
3 23 (56.10%) Web Development
4 22 (53.66%) Web Application Development
4 22 (53.66%) RESTful
5 21 (51.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (51.22%) WCF
5 21 (51.22%) WPF
5 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
5 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
6 20 (48.78%) MSMQ
6 20 (48.78%) Ruby
6 20 (48.78%) Google
6 20 (48.78%) .NET Framework
6 20 (48.78%) Games
6 20 (48.78%) Kibana
6 20 (48.78%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (48.78%) KnockoutJS
6 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (48.78%) TeamCity
6 20 (48.78%) Multithreading
6 20 (48.78%) Kanban

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 20 (48.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.88%) nginx
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) MongoDB
2 21 (51.22%) SQL Server
3 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (12.20%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) TeamCity
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 20 (48.78%) Games
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) Graduate
2 21 (51.22%) Graduate Developer
3 20 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 20 (48.78%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 20 (48.78%) Junior
3 20 (48.78%) Junior .NET Developer
3 20 (48.78%) Junior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 23 (56.10%) AngularJS
3 22 (53.66%) RESTful
4 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
4 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (51.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 21 (51.22%) WCF
4 21 (51.22%) WPF
5 20 (48.78%) .NET Framework
5 20 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (48.78%) Entity Framework
5 20 (48.78%) KnockoutJS
5 20 (48.78%) MSMQ
6 8 (19.51%) CSS
6 8 (19.51%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) HTML5
9 3 (7.32%) Core Animation
9 3 (7.32%) CSS3
9 3 (7.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) Animation
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 23 (56.10%) MVC
3 23 (56.10%) Web Development
4 22 (53.66%) Web Application Development
5 20 (48.78%) BDD
5 20 (48.78%) Dependency Injection
5 20 (48.78%) Kanban
5 20 (48.78%) Multithreading
6 5 (12.20%) Mobile Development
7 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.76%) Physics
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) OOP
8 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) Open Source
9 2 (4.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) C#
2 20 (48.78%) F#
2 20 (48.78%) Ruby
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) Java
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Degree
2 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) Appcelerator
2 3 (7.32%) Cognizant
3 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) Progress
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £37,537 - £41,488
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: £47,966 - £53,016
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago