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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.51% 5.17% 7.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 9.23% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 10
Median salary £62,500 £20,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+212.50% -55.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
77 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 45.56% 56.03% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 75 60 53
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £72,000
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 24 August 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Colchester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 29 (93.55%) Degree
2 28 (90.32%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (87.10%) Oracle
3 27 (87.10%) Swing
4 26 (83.87%) E-Commerce
4 26 (83.87%) OOP
4 26 (83.87%) OO
4 26 (83.87%) HTML
4 26 (83.87%) CSS
4 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
4 26 (83.87%) Ajax
4 26 (83.87%) Relational Database
5 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
6 22 (70.97%) JBoss
6 22 (70.97%) J2EE
6 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database
7 21 (67.74%) Open Source
7 21 (67.74%) WebLogic
7 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
8 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) MVC
11 5 (16.13%) Linux
11 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
12 4 (12.90%) Apache
12 4 (12.90%) MySQL
12 4 (12.90%) Java EE
12 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (12.90%) REST

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 22 (70.97%) JBoss
2 21 (67.74%) WebLogic
2 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) Relational Database
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.90%) Big Data
5 4 (12.90%) MySQL
5 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Moq
1 2 (6.45%) MSTest
1 2 (6.45%) NUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 28 (90.32%) Java Developer
3 25 (80.65%) Java Programmer
3 25 (80.65%) Programmer
4 21 (67.74%) Agile Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Agile Java Developer
4 21 (67.74%) J2EE Developer
4 21 (67.74%) J2EE Programmer
4 21 (67.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Agile Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Java Programmer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 21 (67.74%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Swing
2 26 (83.87%) Ajax
2 26 (83.87%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 22 (70.97%) J2EE
4 4 (12.90%) Java EE
4 4 (12.90%) REST
5 3 (9.68%) WPF
6 2 (6.45%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (6.45%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (6.45%) Ninject
6 2 (6.45%) Spring.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 2 (6.45%) WinForms
7 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.23%) CUDA
2 1 (3.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) E-Commerce
2 26 (83.87%) OO
2 26 (83.87%) OOP
3 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
4 21 (67.74%) Open Source
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) MVVM
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.68%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (93.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft