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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 1.89% 10.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.88% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 29
Median salary - £26,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 99 123 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 36.53% 38.80% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 94 121 79
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Jython
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Line Management
6 3 (30.00%) SaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) GoCD
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (10.00%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Jython
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Graphite
1 2 (20.00%) Kibana
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (20.00%) logstash
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: £18,411 - £20,624 with opportunity to progress to £21,843
Posted: 6 days ago