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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 10.05% 13.48% 1.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.89% 27.07% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 3
Median salary £67,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +3.12%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
83 133 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 43.92% 49.81% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 77 132 53
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 6 December 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Colchester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 25 (86.21%) Open Source
2 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database
2 25 (86.21%) Relational Database
2 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
2 25 (86.21%) Ajax
2 25 (86.21%) WebSphere
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 25 (86.21%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) J2EE
2 25 (86.21%) Oracle
2 25 (86.21%) WebLogic
2 25 (86.21%) CSS
2 25 (86.21%) OOP
2 25 (86.21%) OO
2 25 (86.21%) JBoss
2 25 (86.21%) Swing
2 25 (86.21%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) Postgraduate
3 4 (13.79%) User Stories
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) ISEB
5 2 (6.90%) Use Case
5 2 (6.90%) IIBA
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills

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 25 (86.21%) JBoss
1 25 (86.21%) WebLogic
1 25 (86.21%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database
1 25 (86.21%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Developer
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Java Developer
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
1 25 (86.21%) J2EE Developer
1 25 (86.21%) Java Developer
1 25 (86.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 25 (86.21%) Oracle Developer
2 22 (75.86%) J2EE Programmer
2 22 (75.86%) Java Programmer
2 22 (75.86%) Programmer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Agile Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Java Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Java Programmer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 21 (72.41%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) Ajax
1 25 (86.21%) CSS
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
1 25 (86.21%) J2EE
1 25 (86.21%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) E-Commerce
2 25 (86.21%) OO
2 25 (86.21%) OOP
2 25 (86.21%) Open Source
2 25 (86.21%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) User Stories
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Use Case
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) Java
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Postgraduate
3 2 (6.90%) IIBA
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Oracle