The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.21% 6.79% 3.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 13.10% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 6
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Colchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.06% 51.85% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 74 86
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Colchester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Colchester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 41 (85.42%) Degree
2 38 (79.17%) Java
3 37 (77.08%) JavaScript
3 37 (77.08%) CSS
3 37 (77.08%) HTML
4 35 (72.92%) Oracle
5 34 (70.83%) Swing
5 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (68.75%) Software Engineering
7 32 (66.67%) Ajax
7 32 (66.67%) E-Commerce
7 32 (66.67%) OOP
7 32 (66.67%) OO
7 32 (66.67%) Relational Database
8 29 (60.42%) Oracle Database
9 28 (58.33%) JBoss
9 28 (58.33%) J2EE
9 28 (58.33%) Open Source
10 25 (52.08%) WebLogic
10 25 (52.08%) WebSphere
11 23 (47.92%) PL/SQL
12 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
13 14 (29.17%) RDBMS
14 8 (16.67%) Linux
15 6 (12.50%) MVC
15 6 (12.50%) SQL
16 5 (10.42%) C#
16 5 (10.42%) Web Development
16 5 (10.42%) SDLC
16 5 (10.42%) Front End Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 28 (58.33%) JBoss
2 25 (52.08%) WebLogic
2 25 (52.08%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 29 (60.42%) Oracle Database
3 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
4 14 (29.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.33%) Big Data
5 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) NetBeans
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Moq
3 2 (4.17%) MSTest
3 2 (4.17%) NUnit
3 2 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Automotive
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 38 (79.17%) Java Developer
3 29 (60.42%) Java Programmer
3 29 (60.42%) Programmer
4 25 (52.08%) Agile Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Agile Java Developer
4 25 (52.08%) J2EE Developer
4 25 (52.08%) J2EE Programmer
4 25 (52.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Oracle Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Agile Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Java Programmer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 25 (52.08%) Senior Programmer
5 7 (14.58%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) CSS
1 37 (77.08%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) Swing
3 32 (66.67%) Ajax
4 28 (58.33%) J2EE
5 5 (10.42%) HTML5
5 5 (10.42%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) Java EE
6 4 (8.33%) REST
6 4 (8.33%) WPF
7 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.25%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) .NET
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (4.17%) OpenCL
8 2 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (4.17%) WCF
8 2 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) CUDA
1 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (68.75%) Software Engineering
3 32 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 32 (66.67%) OO
3 32 (66.67%) OOP
4 28 (58.33%) Open Source
5 6 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
6 5 (10.42%) Web Development
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.17%) Kanban
9 2 (4.17%) MVVM
9 2 (4.17%) Scrum
9 2 (4.17%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) Java
2 37 (77.08%) JavaScript
3 23 (47.92%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) C#
6 2 (4.17%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft