The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.54% 4.89% 4.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.06% 11.60% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 56
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
340 474 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.33% 42.17% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 314 393 377
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,950 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +19 27 £37,500 -
Luton +17 17 £40,000 -
Dunstable - 3 £45,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 55 (83.33%) Degree
2 33 (50.00%) .NET
3 30 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 27 (40.91%) C++
5 25 (37.88%) C#
6 24 (36.36%) Windows
6 24 (36.36%) Mathematics
7 20 (30.30%) SQL
8 17 (25.76%) PhD
9 16 (24.24%) HTML
9 16 (24.24%) Java
10 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 15 (22.73%) Linux
10 15 (22.73%) Physics
10 15 (22.73%) Web Development
11 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (21.21%) Games
12 13 (19.70%) Aerospace
12 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
13 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (15.15%) Retail
14 10 (15.15%) Tableau
14 10 (15.15%) jQuery
15 9 (13.64%) HTML5
15 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
16 8 (12.12%) MFC
16 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
16 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
16 8 (12.12%) Multithreading

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (9.09%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
1 6 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.52%) GPRS
3 1 (1.52%) GSM
3 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Power BI
3 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.58%) OLAP
3 5 (7.58%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (7.58%) QlikView
4 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.06%) SAP HANA
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Grunt
3 2 (3.03%) gulp
3 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) ProC
4 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.52%) Toad
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.21%) Games
2 13 (19.70%) Aerospace
3 10 (15.15%) Retail
4 6 (9.09%) Advertising
4 6 (9.09%) Marketing
5 5 (7.58%) Avionics
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.52%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) C# Developer
5 12 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 12 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Software Developer
7 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (10.61%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
9 6 (9.09%) Commercial Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Commercial Performance Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (9.09%) WCF Developer
10 5 (7.58%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.00%) .NET
2 16 (24.24%) HTML
3 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 10 (15.15%) jQuery
5 9 (13.64%) HTML5
6 8 (12.12%) MFC
7 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (9.09%) J2EE
8 6 (9.09%) OpenGL
8 6 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 6 (9.09%) STL
8 6 (9.09%) WCF
8 6 (9.09%) WPF
9 5 (7.58%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.58%) REST
10 4 (6.06%) CSS
11 3 (4.55%) Web Services
12 2 (3.03%) JSP
12 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 15 (22.73%) Physics
3 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.09%) Data Extraction
5 6 (9.09%) Visualisation
6 5 (7.58%) Robotics
7 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
8 2 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.03%) Life Science
9 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) Web Development
3 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.09%) Analytics
6 6 (9.09%) B2B
6 6 (9.09%) Business Development
6 6 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 6 (9.09%) SDLC
6 6 (9.09%) Web Analytics
7 5 (7.58%) Data Analytics
7 5 (7.58%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (7.58%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (7.58%) Identity Management
7 5 (7.58%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) C++
2 25 (37.88%) C#
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 16 (24.24%) Java
5 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.09%) Python
7 6 (9.09%) VBA
8 5 (7.58%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) C
9 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.52%) AWK
10 1 (1.52%) COBOL
10 1 (1.52%) Korn
10 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) sed
Qualifications
1 55 (83.33%) Degree
2 17 (25.76%) PhD
3 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Docker
3 1 (1.52%) LXC
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Tableau
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Adobe
4 5 (7.58%) IBM
5 4 (6.06%) Cognos
5 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 4 (6.06%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.55%) VMware
7 2 (3.03%) CA
7 2 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.52%) Remedy
8 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.52%) Sun