Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 74 48
Rank change year-on-year +51 -26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.87% 1.95% 4.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.73% 4.30% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 26
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £39,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% +69.15% -21.67%
10th Percentile £33,275 £21,275 £18,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £47,500 £41,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £30,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.95% -18.00% +25.00%

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 154 302 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 34.61% 45.21% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 109 294 262
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,094 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,057 £51,125
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +27 20 £38,094 -10.37% 1
Malvern +7 9 £45,000 +97.80% 4
Redditch +17 5 £70,000 +20.69% 3
Kidderminster - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 33 (94.29%) Degree
1 33 (94.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) C#
4 17 (48.57%) Java
4 17 (48.57%) .NET
4 17 (48.57%) JSON
4 17 (48.57%) Driving Licence
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (42.86%) Linux
6 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 11 (31.43%) Python
8 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) Web Services
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.86%) Nagios
10 8 (22.86%) VMware
10 8 (22.86%) Jython
10 8 (22.86%) Kibana
10 8 (22.86%) Graphite
10 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
10 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
10 8 (22.86%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
10 8 (22.86%) Ansible
10 8 (22.86%) Docker

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 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (22.86%) CloudFront
2 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon RDS
1 8 (22.86%) MongoDB
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) GoCD
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Electronics
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
2 2 (5.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Consultant
5 8 (22.86%) IT Consultant
5 8 (22.86%) IT Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) Linux Consultant
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
8 4 (11.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
1 17 (48.57%) JSON
2 8 (22.86%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (22.86%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) Spring
5 3 (8.57%) Spring Security
6 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Driving Licence
2 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Deployment
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) High Availability
3 8 (22.86%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) QMS
5 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.86%) Physics
8 1 (2.86%) SDLC
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Python
5 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
5 8 (22.86%) Jython
6 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) PHP
8 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (94.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 33 (94.29%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Docker
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (22.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Ansible
1 8 (22.86%) Graphite
1 8 (22.86%) Kibana
1 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
1 8 (22.86%) logstash
1 8 (22.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
1 8 (22.86%) Twitter
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.71%) Google