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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 31 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.92% 5.43% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.35% 10.56% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 7
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
Bedfordshire

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
92 142 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.02% 51.45% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 108 123
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bedford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 27 (93.10%) Degree
2 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
3 21 (72.41%) C++
4 19 (65.52%) Windows
4 19 (65.52%) Mathematics
5 17 (58.62%) PhD
6 16 (55.17%) C#
6 16 (55.17%) .NET
7 15 (51.72%) Physics
8 14 (48.28%) Games
8 14 (48.28%) HTML
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
9 12 (41.38%) Linux
10 11 (37.93%) Aerospace
11 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
12 9 (31.03%) Web Development
12 9 (31.03%) jQuery
13 8 (27.59%) HTML5
13 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
13 8 (27.59%) MFC
14 6 (20.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 6 (20.69%) SDLC
14 6 (20.69%) Prototyping
14 6 (20.69%) WCF
14 6 (20.69%) WPF
14 6 (20.69%) Silverlight
14 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
14 6 (20.69%) STL
15 5 (17.24%) SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.45%) GPRS
1 1 (3.45%) GSM
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Grunt
1 2 (6.90%) gulp
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (48.28%) Games
2 11 (37.93%) Aerospace
3 5 (17.24%) Avionics
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) C++ Software Engineer
1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
4 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (24.14%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (24.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (20.69%) C# WCF Developer
6 6 (20.69%) WCF Developer
7 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Junior
7 5 (17.24%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) jQuery
4 8 (27.59%) HTML5
4 8 (27.59%) MFC
5 6 (20.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
5 6 (20.69%) Silverlight
5 6 (20.69%) STL
5 6 (20.69%) WCF
5 6 (20.69%) WPF
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.90%) CSS3
9 1 (3.45%) JSP
9 1 (3.45%) Struts
9 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) Mathematics
2 15 (51.72%) Physics
3 5 (17.24%) Robotics
4 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Web Development
4 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.69%) Prototyping
5 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C++
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Sun