Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 29 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 7.10% 3.35% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.00% 12.50% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Wolverhampton median annual salary £36,500 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.64% +83.33% -
10th Percentile £26,675 £39,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £81,250 £32,500
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +2.94%

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 44.38% 26.82% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 65 40 51
Wolverhampton median annual salary £34,500 £35,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.82% +14.52% -4.62%
10th Percentile £25,850 £22,375 £21,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £57,750 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Wolverhampton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Wolverhampton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Wolverhampton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Axis
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) JDBC
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) Xcode
6 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (25.00%) Android
6 3 (25.00%) OAuth
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) SAML
6 3 (25.00%) Middleware
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Android Studio
3 3 (25.00%) Xcode
4 2 (16.67%) LabVIEW
4 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 3 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Development Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Java Middleware Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) REST
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) Apache Axis
2 6 (50.00%) Java EE
2 6 (50.00%) JDBC
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) OAuth
3 3 (25.00%) SAML
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Android Development
4 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Delphi
4 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle