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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 64 71 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.84% 6.60% 5.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.45% 15.50% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 61
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,722 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +0.59%
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
329 458 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.32% 42.60% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 300 386 352
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +8 33 £33,500 -4.28%
Luton +13 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Dunstable - 1 £45,000 - 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 61 (83.56%) Degree
2 37 (50.68%) .NET
3 33 (45.21%) Software Engineering
4 31 (42.47%) C++
5 29 (39.73%) C#
6 24 (32.88%) Windows
6 24 (32.88%) Mathematics
7 23 (31.51%) HTML
8 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
9 20 (27.40%) SQL
10 19 (26.03%) Web Development
11 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
11 17 (23.29%) PhD
12 15 (20.55%) Java
12 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (20.55%) Physics
13 14 (19.18%) jQuery
13 14 (19.18%) HTML5
13 14 (19.18%) Games
13 14 (19.18%) Linux
14 13 (17.81%) Aerospace
15 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
15 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (13.70%) Retail
16 10 (13.70%) Tableau
17 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
17 9 (12.33%) ITIL
17 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
17 9 (12.33%) CSS

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 4 (5.48%) IIS
1 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) SaaS
2 6 (8.22%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) LDAP
3 1 (1.37%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.37%) GPRS
3 1 (1.37%) GSM
3 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Power BI
3 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.85%) OLAP
3 5 (6.85%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (6.85%) QlikView
4 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.48%) SAP HANA
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.22%) Grunt
2 6 (8.22%) gulp
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
4 1 (1.37%) ProC
4 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Toad
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (19.18%) Games
2 13 (17.81%) Aerospace
3 10 (13.70%) Retail
4 6 (8.22%) Advertising
4 6 (8.22%) Marketing
5 5 (6.85%) Avionics
6 2 (2.74%) Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.37%) Automotive
7 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Software Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) C# Developer
4 14 (19.18%) .NET Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (16.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Software Developer
7 9 (12.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (9.59%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (9.59%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
9 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
10 6 (8.22%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (8.22%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
4 14 (19.18%) HTML5
4 14 (19.18%) jQuery
5 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
5 9 (12.33%) CSS
6 8 (10.96%) MFC
7 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
7 7 (9.59%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (8.22%) CSS3
8 6 (8.22%) OpenGL
8 6 (8.22%) Silverlight
8 6 (8.22%) STL
8 6 (8.22%) WCF
8 6 (8.22%) WPF
9 5 (6.85%) J2EE
9 5 (6.85%) REST
10 2 (2.74%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Mathematics
2 15 (20.55%) Physics
3 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.22%) Data Extraction
4 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.85%) Robotics
6 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.74%) Life Science
6 2 (2.74%) User Experience
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) AIX
6 1 (1.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Software Engineering
2 19 (26.03%) Web Development
3 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL
6 8 (10.96%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 7 (9.59%) Service Management
8 6 (8.22%) Analytics
8 6 (8.22%) B2B
8 6 (8.22%) Business Development
8 6 (8.22%) Business Transformation
8 6 (8.22%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (8.22%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.22%) Release Management
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) SDLC
8 6 (8.22%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) C++
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 20 (27.40%) SQL
4 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.55%) Java
6 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
7 8 (10.96%) Python
8 6 (8.22%) VBA
9 5 (6.85%) VB
10 2 (2.74%) C
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.37%) AWK
11 1 (1.37%) COBOL
11 1 (1.37%) Korn
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 61 (83.56%) Degree
2 17 (23.29%) PhD
3 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Docker
3 1 (1.37%) LXC
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Tableau
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) Adobe
4 5 (6.85%) IBM
5 4 (5.48%) Cognos
5 4 (5.48%) SAP
5 4 (5.48%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.11%) VMware
7 2 (2.74%) CA
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) Remedy
8 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
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