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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 54 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 34 46 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.71% 4.09% 4.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.74% 10.18% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 48
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
349 452 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.06% 40.14% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 298 351 426
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,500 £64,000
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 May 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 May 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 +12 17 £40,000 - 2
Luton 0 11 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Dunstable - 3 £45,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 41 (83.67%) Degree
2 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
3 25 (51.02%) .NET
4 23 (46.94%) C++
5 22 (44.90%) Windows
6 18 (36.73%) C#
6 18 (36.73%) Java
7 15 (30.61%) Mathematics
8 14 (28.57%) Linux
9 13 (26.53%) PhD
9 13 (26.53%) J2EE
9 13 (26.53%) SQL
10 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.45%) Aerospace
11 11 (22.45%) Physics
12 10 (20.41%) Identity Access Management
12 10 (20.41%) Identity Management
12 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
12 10 (20.41%) Information Security
12 10 (20.41%) Games
12 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.37%) Oracle
13 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.37%) Retail
14 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (16.33%) Web Development
14 8 (16.33%) HTML
14 8 (16.33%) Web Services
14 8 (16.33%) IBM
15 7 (14.29%) Active Directory

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 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) LDAP
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.04%) GPRS
3 1 (2.04%) GSM
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Power BI
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.12%) JUnit
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) ProC
2 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 11 (22.45%) Aerospace
2 10 (20.41%) Games
3 9 (18.37%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Advertising
4 4 (8.16%) Avionics
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.24%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 6 (12.24%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Junior Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Software Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) J2EE
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 8 (16.33%) Web Services
4 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.29%) jQuery
5 6 (12.24%) MFC
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (10.20%) OpenGL
6 5 (10.20%) REST
6 5 (10.20%) RESTful
6 5 (10.20%) SailPoint
6 5 (10.20%) SOAP
6 5 (10.20%) STL
7 4 (8.16%) HTML5
7 4 (8.16%) Silverlight
7 4 (8.16%) Struts
7 4 (8.16%) WCF
7 4 (8.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.45%) Physics
3 10 (20.41%) Management Information System
4 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (8.16%) Data Extraction
6 4 (8.16%) Robotics
6 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (4.08%) Life Science
8 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.04%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Identity Access Management
3 10 (20.41%) Identity Management
3 10 (20.41%) Information Security
4 8 (16.33%) Web Development
5 7 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
6 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) B2B
8 4 (8.16%) Business Development
8 4 (8.16%) Data Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (8.16%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C++
2 18 (36.73%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) Java
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.24%) VB
5 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.16%) Python
8 2 (4.08%) C
8 2 (4.08%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) AWK
9 1 (2.04%) COBOL
9 1 (2.04%) Korn
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) sed
Qualifications
1 41 (83.67%) Degree
2 13 (26.53%) PhD
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) IBM
3 5 (10.20%) CA
3 5 (10.20%) Dell
4 4 (8.16%) Adobe
4 4 (8.16%) Tableau
5 3 (6.12%) SAP
5 3 (6.12%) Sun
5 3 (6.12%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Remedy
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 48k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago