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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.86% 13.64% 8.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.50% 32.14% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 27
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,550 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
80 112 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 57.14% 42.42% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 67 99 130
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 42 (93.33%) Degree
2 36 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 35 (77.78%) C++
4 31 (68.89%) .NET
4 31 (68.89%) C#
5 30 (66.67%) HTML
6 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET
7 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
8 22 (48.89%) Web Development
8 22 (48.89%) Computer Vision
9 20 (44.44%) HTML5
9 20 (44.44%) jQuery
10 19 (42.22%) Windows
10 19 (42.22%) Mathematics
10 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (37.78%) CSS
11 17 (37.78%) PhD
12 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 15 (33.33%) CSS3
12 15 (33.33%) gulp
13 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
13 14 (31.11%) Physics
13 14 (31.11%) Games
14 13 (28.89%) Scrum
14 13 (28.89%) MVC
14 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (28.89%) Grunt
15 11 (24.44%) Aerospace
15 11 (24.44%) Linux
16 9 (20.00%) Python

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 2 (4.44%) WordPress
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 15 (33.33%) gulp
2 13 (28.89%) Grunt
2 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (31.11%) Games
2 11 (24.44%) Aerospace
3 5 (11.11%) Avionics
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) C++ Software Engineer
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineer
3 20 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 20 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (42.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (31.11%) Web Developer
6 13 (28.89%) .NET Web Developer
6 13 (28.89%) C# Web Developer
7 11 (24.44%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (20.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 7 (15.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (15.56%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
10 6 (13.33%) C# WCF Developer
10 6 (13.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) HTML
3 29 (64.44%) ASP.NET
4 20 (44.44%) HTML5
4 20 (44.44%) jQuery
5 17 (37.78%) CSS
6 15 (33.33%) CSS3
7 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
8 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 8 (17.78%) MFC
10 6 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (13.33%) OpenGL
10 6 (13.33%) Silverlight
10 6 (13.33%) STL
10 6 (13.33%) WCF
10 6 (13.33%) WPF
11 2 (4.44%) Material Design
11 2 (4.44%) Material Design Lite
11 2 (4.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Mathematics
2 14 (31.11%) Physics
3 5 (11.11%) Robotics
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (48.89%) Computer Vision
2 22 (48.89%) Web Development
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.89%) MVC
4 13 (28.89%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.33%) Prototyping
6 6 (13.33%) SDLC
7 5 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (6.67%) Web Design
9 2 (4.44%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.44%) Image Processing
9 2 (4.44%) OO
9 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.22%) Content Management
10 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C++
2 31 (68.89%) C#
3 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) Python
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (93.33%) Degree
2 17 (37.78%) PhD
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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