Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 66 43
Rank change year-on-year +15 -23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.08% 1.06% 4.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.90% 2.82% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 25
Worcestershire median annual salary £52,500 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +128.26% -8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £34,125 £21,200 £18,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,000 £37,000
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% - +7.69%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 145 213 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 30.15% 37.70% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 207 159
Worcestershire median annual salary £34,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.67% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £59,850 £52,500 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Worcestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Worcestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Worcestershire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Worcester +9 4 £48,750 +11.43% 5
Redditch - 4 £70,000 - 3
Malvern -7 1 £45,000 +95.65% 2
Computer Science
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Spring Security
6 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
7 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) QMS
7 2 (20.00%) Physics
7 2 (20.00%) WPF
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) GoCD
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) QMS
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 26262
2 1 (10.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Graphite
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) VMware