The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 175 187 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.68% 5.85% 4.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.64% 18.30% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 170 164 131
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
939 1022 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.09% 31.97% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 773 862 859
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -4 73 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Northamptonshire -5 47 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Nottinghamshire -22 43 £23,250 -15.45% 4
Derbyshire -13 12 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Lincolnshire +16 3 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 218 (62.11%) Degree
2 204 (58.12%) Software Engineering
3 188 (53.56%) .NET
4 164 (46.72%) C#
5 150 (42.74%) SQL
6 140 (39.89%) XML
7 137 (39.03%) Mathematics
8 128 (36.47%) JavaScript
9 121 (34.47%) Java
10 118 (33.62%) Web Development
11 110 (31.34%) HTML
12 109 (31.05%) Finance
13 107 (30.48%) Windows
14 88 (25.07%) Oracle
15 79 (22.51%) C++
16 76 (21.65%) SQL Server
17 67 (19.09%) ASP.NET
18 66 (18.80%) Smartcard
19 65 (18.52%) XSLT
20 64 (18.23%) Cyber Security
21 56 (15.95%) Linux
22 53 (15.10%) J2EE
22 53 (15.10%) WPF
23 52 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
24 50 (14.25%) DHTML
24 50 (14.25%) jQuery
24 50 (14.25%) Enterprise Software
25 42 (11.97%) CSS
25 42 (11.97%) PhD
26 41 (11.68%) Web Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (7.41%) Apache
2 25 (7.12%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.99%) IIS
4 6 (1.71%) SAS
5 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.14%) WordPress
7 3 (0.85%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.57%) Mule
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.28%) DNN
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (1.99%) MS Office
2 5 (1.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.83%) LDAP
2 6 (1.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.85%) BGP
3 3 (0.85%) LAN
3 3 (0.85%) WAN
3 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.85%) SAN
4 2 (0.57%) PSTN
4 2 (0.57%) VoIP
4 2 (0.57%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.57%) OSPF
4 2 (0.57%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.28%) NAS
5 1 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.84%) Oracle Database
3 14 (3.99%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.42%) MySQL
5 8 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.14%) DB2
6 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.85%) Star Schema
7 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.57%) SQLite
8 2 (0.57%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.28%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (0.28%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.55%) JUnit
3 17 (4.84%) NUnit
4 16 (4.56%) MSTest
4 16 (4.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (4.56%) Moq
5 15 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (3.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (2.56%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.14%) Subversion
9 3 (0.85%) Selenium
9 3 (0.85%) TestComplete
9 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.28%) Maven
11 1 (0.28%) JIRA
11 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
General
1 109 (31.05%) Finance
2 34 (9.69%) Games
3 20 (5.70%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.99%) Legal
4 14 (3.99%) Marketing
5 11 (3.13%) Law
6 10 (2.85%) Retail
7 8 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.99%) Automotive
9 6 (1.71%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.14%) Electronics
12 3 (0.85%) Front Office
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 244 (69.52%) Developer
2 76 (21.65%) Graduate
3 74 (21.08%) Software Developer
4 56 (15.95%) Web Developer
5 53 (15.10%) Java Developer
6 48 (13.68%) C++ Developer
7 45 (12.82%) C# Developer
8 43 (12.25%) C++ Software Developer
9 40 (11.40%) Analyst
10 34 (9.69%) .NET Developer
10 34 (9.69%) J2EE Developer
10 34 (9.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 33 (9.40%) Graduate Developer
12 30 (8.55%) Software Engineer
13 29 (8.26%) Junior
14 25 (7.12%) C# Software Developer
15 21 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
16 18 (5.13%) Junior Developer
17 17 (4.84%) Senior Developer
17 17 (4.84%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (53.56%) .NET
2 140 (39.89%) XML
3 110 (31.34%) HTML
4 67 (19.09%) ASP.NET
5 65 (18.52%) XSLT
6 53 (15.10%) J2EE
6 53 (15.10%) WPF
7 50 (14.25%) jQuery
7 50 (14.25%) DHTML
8 42 (11.97%) CSS
9 41 (11.68%) Web Services
10 38 (10.83%) JSP
11 37 (10.54%) WCF
12 36 (10.26%) EJB
13 35 (9.97%) Struts
14 32 (9.12%) Servlets
14 32 (9.12%) HTML5
15 27 (7.69%) WinForms
16 21 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (5.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 137 (39.03%) Mathematics
2 66 (18.80%) Smartcard
3 50 (14.25%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (9.97%) Physics
5 28 (7.98%) PKI
5 28 (7.98%) Blackberry
6 16 (4.56%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (4.27%) Smartphone
8 12 (3.42%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.85%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.99%) E-Learning
11 6 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.71%) FMCG
12 4 (1.14%) Open Source
13 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.57%) Xbox
15 1 (0.28%) Statistics
15 1 (0.28%) Robotics
15 1 (0.28%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 107 (30.48%) Windows
2 56 (15.95%) Linux
3 37 (10.54%) Android
4 33 (9.40%) Apple iOS
5 28 (7.98%) BlackBerry OS
6 9 (2.56%) UNIX
7 4 (1.14%) Solaris
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.28%) CentOS
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (58.12%) Software Engineering
2 118 (33.62%) Web Development
3 64 (18.23%) Cyber Security
4 52 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (11.40%) OO
6 35 (9.97%) Scrum
7 32 (9.12%) TDD
8 29 (8.26%) Unit Testing
9 26 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.12%) MVC
10 25 (7.12%) Project Management
11 21 (5.98%) MVVM
12 17 (4.84%) OOD
13 16 (4.56%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (4.56%) Kanban
13 16 (4.56%) Web Application Development
14 15 (4.27%) Data Management
15 13 (3.70%) OOP
16 11 (3.13%) UML
16 11 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 164 (46.72%) C#
2 150 (42.74%) SQL
3 128 (36.47%) JavaScript
4 121 (34.47%) Java
5 79 (22.51%) C++
6 15 (4.27%) C
7 13 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.70%) XAML
8 12 (3.42%) Python
9 11 (3.13%) VB
10 7 (1.99%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.71%) PHP
12 4 (1.14%) R
13 3 (0.85%) Groovy
13 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.85%) Perl
14 2 (0.57%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.57%) C-shell
14 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 218 (62.11%) Degree
2 42 (11.97%) PhD
3 34 (9.69%) Sun Certification
4 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.42%) OCPJP
5 12 (3.42%) MCP
5 12 (3.42%) MCAD
5 12 (3.42%) MCSD
5 12 (3.42%) MCTS
6 11 (3.13%) OCMJD
7 8 (2.28%) ISEB
8 7 (1.99%) PMP
8 7 (1.99%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.85%) CCNP
10 3 (0.85%) CCNA
10 3 (0.85%) RHCE
11 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.14%) SLA
1 4 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) Squid
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) NFS
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 88 (25.07%) Oracle
2 36 (10.26%) Sun
3 14 (3.99%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.85%) JD Edwards
4 10 (2.85%) SAP
5 7 (1.99%) JBoss
5 7 (1.99%) IBM
6 4 (1.14%) Unica
7 3 (0.85%) Cognos
7 3 (0.85%) Informatica
7 3 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (0.85%) Nokia
8 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.57%) Juniper
8 2 (0.57%) Cisco
8 2 (0.57%) VMware
9 1 (0.28%) Teradata
9 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.28%) Tableau
9 1 (0.28%) Facebook
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