Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.20% 2.59% 6.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 7.32% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 29
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,250 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.45% +1.85% -14.29%
10th Percentile £33,975 £23,750 £19,700
90th Percentile £54,375 £33,750 £48,000
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 167 164 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.33% 35.34% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 145 161 113
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +16.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £19,600
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £48,600
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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 0 4 £37,250 +41.90% 1
Computer Science
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) ISO 9000
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Physics
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Modbus
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 26262
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Applications Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Application Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 26262
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP