The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.43% 4.64% 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.63% 14.89% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £24,000 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -51.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 46.74% 31.13% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 35
Average salary £36,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £62,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Computer Science
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Graduate
2 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Graduate Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Graduate Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Programmer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Programmer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) JPA
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
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