Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 62 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.18% 1.17% 2.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.76% 3.19% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 14
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £37,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.46% +35.45% +3.77%
10th Percentile £24,400 £33,975 £22,875
90th Percentile £50,886 £54,375 £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -14.29%

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 148 188 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 32.31% 36.79% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 160 180
Worcestershire median annual salary £36,764 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,700
90th Percentile £73,000 £60,050 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -5 4 £50,886 +36.61%
Malvern - 4 £30,000 - 2
Redditch - 1 £25,500 - 1
Evesham - 1 £22,500 - 1
Computer Science
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) GIAC
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
5 3 (30.00%) SANS
5 3 (30.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (30.00%) SIEM
5 3 (30.00%) Cyberattack
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (30.00%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (30.00%) GIAC
3 3 (30.00%) SANS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft