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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 14 22 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.58% 11.74% 4.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.11% 22.00% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 11
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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
94 150 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.24% 53.38% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 90 122 94
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £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 28 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bedford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 32 (91.43%) Degree
2 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
2 27 (77.14%) C++
3 22 (62.86%) C#
3 22 (62.86%) .NET
4 21 (60.00%) HTML
5 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 19 (54.29%) Mathematics
6 19 (54.29%) Windows
7 17 (48.57%) PhD
8 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 15 (42.86%) Physics
9 14 (40.00%) Games
10 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (37.14%) Web Development
10 13 (37.14%) jQuery
10 13 (37.14%) HTML5
11 11 (31.43%) Aerospace
11 11 (31.43%) Linux
12 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
12 8 (22.86%) MFC
12 8 (22.86%) CSS
13 7 (20.00%) SQL
13 7 (20.00%) Python
13 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 7 (20.00%) SaaS
13 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
13 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 6 (17.14%) Grunt
14 6 (17.14%) CSS3

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 1 (2.86%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.86%) GPRS
1 1 (2.86%) GSM
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.14%) Grunt
1 6 (17.14%) gulp
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (40.00%) Games
2 11 (31.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (14.29%) Avionics
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 14 (40.00%) Developer
3 13 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (17.14%) C# WCF Developer
7 6 (17.14%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (17.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 13 (37.14%) HTML5
4 13 (37.14%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) CSS
5 8 (22.86%) MFC
6 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (17.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (17.14%) CSS3
7 6 (17.14%) OpenGL
7 6 (17.14%) Silverlight
7 6 (17.14%) STL
7 6 (17.14%) WCF
7 6 (17.14%) WPF
8 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Mathematics
2 15 (42.86%) Physics
3 5 (14.29%) Robotics
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Web Development
3 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
4 6 (17.14%) MVC
4 6 (17.14%) Prototyping
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.71%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Content Management
7 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) C++
2 22 (62.86%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) Python
4 7 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) PhD