The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.94% 2.08% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% 6.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 41.18% 34.38% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 25
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,850 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Basildon region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Basildon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Basildon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) CEH
5 2 (22.22%) WebInspect
5 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Progress
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Multicast
1 1 (11.11%) SDH
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) DWDM
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) QADirector
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) QA Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
1 2 (22.22%) Web Design
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
1 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
1 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CEH
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) CSSLP
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WebInspect
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Progress
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper