The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 23 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.99% 6.07% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.99% 15.46% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 11
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £30,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
77 97 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 53.85% 39.27% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 71 89 99
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bedford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bedford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 30 (100.00%) Degree
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 24 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 22 (73.33%) CSS
4 22 (73.33%) Web Development
4 22 (73.33%) CSS3
5 21 (70.00%) C++
5 21 (70.00%) .NET
6 20 (66.67%) HTML
6 20 (66.67%) C#
6 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 20 (66.67%) Computer Vision
7 19 (63.33%) Git (software)
8 18 (60.00%) gulp
9 17 (56.67%) HTML5
9 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
9 17 (56.67%) MVC
10 14 (46.67%) Scrum
10 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (43.33%) jQuery
11 13 (43.33%) Grunt
11 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (26.67%) Games
12 8 (26.67%) PhD
13 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
14 5 (16.67%) Web Design
14 5 (16.67%) WordPress
14 5 (16.67%) PHP
14 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
14 5 (16.67%) Material Design Lite

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 5 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (60.00%) gulp
3 13 (43.33%) Grunt
3 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (26.67%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Web Developer
3 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# Developer
3 13 (43.33%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (13.33%) Junior
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Junior Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
1 22 (73.33%) CSS3
2 21 (70.00%) .NET
3 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) HTML
4 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
4 17 (56.67%) HTML5
5 13 (43.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.67%) Material Design
7 5 (16.67%) Material Design Lite
7 5 (16.67%) Sass
8 3 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.00%) MFC
8 3 (10.00%) OpenGL
8 3 (10.00%) STL
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE
9 1 (3.33%) SOAP
9 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 4 (13.33%) Physics
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (73.33%) Web Development
3 20 (66.67%) Computer Vision
4 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (46.67%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (16.67%) Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (70.00%) C++
3 20 (66.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) CA
1 1 (3.33%) Dell
1 1 (3.33%) IBM
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle