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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.80% 5.81% 6.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.26% 14.18% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 13
Median salary £42,500 £23,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +84.78% +6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £30,750 £49,000
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 121 141 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 33.89% 40.99% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 60
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,250 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 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
Worcester -7 7 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Malvern +12 2 £22,250 +11.25%
Redditch - 1 £58,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) High Availability
6 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Jython
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (23.08%) XML

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 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (15.38%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) GoCD
2 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate
4 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Junior
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Physics
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Information Retrieval
6 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Jython
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Graphite
1 2 (15.38%) Kibana
1 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
1 2 (15.38%) logstash
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
Worcestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £18,411 to £20,624 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago