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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.65% 2.56% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.05% 13.33% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £39,500 £27,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.63% -23.61%
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
42 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 24.42% 19.23% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (73.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) JPA
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) CISSP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) EJB
6 3 (20.00%) JSP
6 3 (20.00%) Servlets
6 3 (20.00%) Struts
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) ISACA
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) Java EE
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) Java SE
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) JBoss
8 1 (6.67%) CSS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Graduate
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Graduate Java Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
1 4 (26.67%) JPA
2 3 (20.00%) Java EE
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) EJB
2 3 (20.00%) JSP
2 3 (20.00%) Servlets
2 3 (20.00%) Struts
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Java SE
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Security Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) E-business
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISACA
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
Chelmsford, Essex
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