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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.43% 4.84% 6.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.27% 15.89% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 34
Median salary £25,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 163 151 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.14% 30.44% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 151 122 186
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +1 19 £25,000 -25.92% 5
Gateshead - 1 £31,500 - 2
Computer Science
North East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Degree
3 17 (44.74%) Web Development
4 16 (42.11%) TDD
4 16 (42.11%) MVC
4 16 (42.11%) .NET
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
5 15 (39.47%) C#
5 15 (39.47%) RESTful
5 15 (39.47%) Web Application Development
5 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
6 14 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (36.84%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (36.84%) Kibana
6 14 (36.84%) TeamCity
6 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (36.84%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (36.84%) BDD
6 14 (36.84%) MongoDB
6 14 (36.84%) Entity Framework
6 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (36.84%) MSMQ
6 14 (36.84%) Ruby
6 14 (36.84%) Google
6 14 (36.84%) Games

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 14 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) Gradle
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) gulp
3 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (36.84%) Games
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Graduate
3 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Graduate Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Junior
3 14 (36.84%) Junior .NET Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Junior Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
1 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
2 15 (39.47%) RESTful
3 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (36.84%) Entity Framework
3 14 (36.84%) KnockoutJS
3 14 (36.84%) MSMQ
3 14 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (36.84%) WCF
3 14 (36.84%) WPF
4 7 (18.42%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) HTML
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
7 3 (7.89%) CSS3
7 3 (7.89%) Node.js
7 3 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.26%) Animation
2 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Web Development
3 16 (42.11%) MVC
3 16 (42.11%) TDD
4 15 (39.47%) Web Application Development
5 14 (36.84%) BDD
5 14 (36.84%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (36.84%) Kanban
5 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
6 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
7 4 (10.53%) Physics
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL
8 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) F#
2 14 (36.84%) Ruby
3 8 (21.05%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) ES6
5 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CEH
3 2 (5.26%) CISA
3 2 (5.26%) CISM
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) SANS
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SSCP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Kibana
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Google
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
3 3 (7.89%) Qualys
3 3 (7.89%) Tripwire
4 2 (5.26%) Appcelerator
4 2 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 2 (5.26%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.26%) Forcepoint
4 2 (5.26%) Trend Micro
5 1 (2.63%) AppSense
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £39,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: Unspecified
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