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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.84% 6.29% 3.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.68% 12.36% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 7
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
77 89 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 39.90% 50.86% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 76 79 76
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 27 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Colchester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 44 (88.00%) Degree
2 41 (82.00%) Java
3 38 (76.00%) Oracle
4 36 (72.00%) CSS
4 36 (72.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (72.00%) HTML
4 36 (72.00%) Swing
5 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (68.00%) E-Commerce
7 33 (66.00%) Software Engineering
8 32 (64.00%) Oracle Database
9 31 (62.00%) Relational Database
9 31 (62.00%) Ajax
9 31 (62.00%) OOP
9 31 (62.00%) OO
10 30 (60.00%) JBoss
11 28 (56.00%) Open Source
12 27 (54.00%) PL/SQL
12 27 (54.00%) J2EE
13 24 (48.00%) WebLogic
13 24 (48.00%) WebSphere
14 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
15 17 (34.00%) RDBMS
16 9 (18.00%) Linux
17 8 (16.00%) SQL
18 7 (14.00%) Java EE
19 6 (12.00%) SDLC
20 5 (10.00%) NetBeans
20 5 (10.00%) MVC
20 5 (10.00%) Unix

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 30 (60.00%) JBoss
2 24 (48.00%) WebLogic
2 24 (48.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) Oracle Database
2 31 (62.00%) Relational Database
3 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (34.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (8.00%) Big Data
6 4 (8.00%) MySQL
6 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) NUnit
3 3 (6.00%) Ant
3 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.00%) JUnit
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.00%) Cactus
4 2 (4.00%) DbUnit
4 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (4.00%) JMeter
4 2 (4.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) MSTest
5 1 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 38 (76.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (56.00%) Java Programmer
3 28 (56.00%) Programmer
4 24 (48.00%) Agile Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 24 (48.00%) J2EE Developer
4 24 (48.00%) J2EE Programmer
4 24 (48.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Java Programmer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 24 (48.00%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) CSS
1 36 (72.00%) HTML
1 36 (72.00%) Swing
2 31 (62.00%) Ajax
3 27 (54.00%) J2EE
4 7 (14.00%) Java EE
5 5 (10.00%) HTML5
5 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 4 (8.00%) REST
7 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.00%) Spring
7 3 (6.00%) WPF
8 2 (4.00%) OpenCL
9 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (2.00%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.00%) Ninject
9 1 (2.00%) Spring.NET
9 1 (2.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) CUDA
1 2 (4.00%) Physics
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (68.00%) E-Commerce
3 33 (66.00%) Software Engineering
4 31 (62.00%) OO
4 31 (62.00%) OOP
5 28 (56.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) SDLC
7 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (8.00%) Analytics
8 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Project Management
9 3 (6.00%) Use Case
10 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.00%) Kanban
10 1 (2.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.00%) TDD
10 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 36 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (54.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (88.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) HP
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago