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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.43% 1.61% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.95% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
39 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 30.23% 19.35% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 24
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,178 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Computer Science
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) EJB
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) Servlets
5 3 (20.00%) Struts
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) Java EE
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) CISSP
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) MCSE
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Security Management
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) ISACA
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Graduate
2 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Graduate Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Graduate Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) EJB
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) JSP
1 3 (20.00%) Servlets
1 3 (20.00%) Struts
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (20.00%) Java EE
1 3 (20.00%) jQuery
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) ISACA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco