The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 178 170 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.77% 5.33% 3.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.52% 17.88% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 153 109
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 £21,000 £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% -
Computer Science
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
961 951 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.73% 29.81% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 758 798 833
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 £24,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -6 64 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Nottinghamshire -8 62 £24,000 -20.00% 4
Northamptonshire -9 36 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Derbyshire -9 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Lincolnshire +17 5 £37,500 +50.00%
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 212 (61.99%) Degree
2 200 (58.48%) Software Engineering
3 180 (52.63%) .NET
4 157 (45.91%) C#
5 156 (45.61%) SQL
6 137 (40.06%) XML
7 132 (38.60%) Mathematics
8 131 (38.30%) JavaScript
9 124 (36.26%) Java
10 115 (33.63%) Web Development
11 114 (33.33%) HTML
12 100 (29.24%) Finance
13 91 (26.61%) Windows
14 79 (23.10%) C++
14 79 (23.10%) Oracle
15 76 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 64 (18.71%) Smartcard
17 62 (18.13%) XSLT
17 62 (18.13%) Cyber Security
18 61 (17.84%) ASP.NET
19 60 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
20 59 (17.25%) jQuery
21 54 (15.79%) Linux
22 53 (15.50%) DHTML
23 52 (15.20%) J2EE
24 45 (13.16%) WPF
25 44 (12.87%) CSS
26 43 (12.57%) OO
26 43 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
27 38 (11.11%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (8.19%) Apache
2 24 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.34%) IIS
4 6 (1.75%) SAS
5 5 (1.46%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.46%) WordPress
6 4 (1.17%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.88%) nginx
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) DNN
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (2.34%) MS Office
2 6 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.89%) LDAP
2 8 (2.34%) Internet
3 4 (1.17%) LAN
3 4 (1.17%) WAN
4 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.58%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.58%) Firewall
5 2 (0.58%) Wireless
5 2 (0.58%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.29%) BGP
6 1 (0.29%) VPN
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) DHCP
6 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.09%) MySQL
2 14 (4.09%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.88%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.88%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.58%) DB2
9 2 (0.58%) SQLite
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (0.29%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (0.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 28 (8.19%) Visual Studio
2 23 (6.73%) JUnit
3 12 (3.51%) NUnit
3 12 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.22%) MSTest
4 11 (3.22%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (3.22%) Moq
4 11 (3.22%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.17%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.88%) Selenium
7 3 (0.88%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.58%) FxCop
8 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.29%) Maven
9 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 100 (29.24%) Finance
2 32 (9.36%) Games
3 19 (5.56%) Marketing
4 17 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.63%) Legal
6 8 (2.34%) Automotive
6 8 (2.34%) Law
7 6 (1.75%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.75%) Electronics
7 6 (1.75%) Retail
7 6 (1.75%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.17%) Front Office
10 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 245 (71.64%) Developer
2 79 (23.10%) Graduate
3 71 (20.76%) Software Developer
4 56 (16.37%) Web Developer
5 52 (15.20%) Java Developer
6 45 (13.16%) C++ Developer
7 42 (12.28%) Analyst
8 39 (11.40%) C++ Software Developer
9 38 (11.11%) C# Developer
10 36 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
10 36 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 32 (9.36%) Graduate Developer
11 32 (9.36%) Software Engineer
12 26 (7.60%) Senior Developer
13 25 (7.31%) .NET Developer
14 24 (7.02%) Junior
15 19 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
16 15 (4.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 15 (4.39%) Developer Analyst
16 15 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (52.63%) .NET
2 137 (40.06%) XML
3 114 (33.33%) HTML
4 62 (18.13%) XSLT
5 61 (17.84%) ASP.NET
6 59 (17.25%) jQuery
7 53 (15.50%) DHTML
8 52 (15.20%) J2EE
9 45 (13.16%) WPF
10 44 (12.87%) CSS
11 38 (11.11%) Web Services
12 36 (10.53%) Struts
13 35 (10.23%) JSP
14 34 (9.94%) EJB
15 30 (8.77%) HTML5
16 28 (8.19%) Servlets
17 25 (7.31%) WCF
18 20 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (5.26%) Hibernate
19 18 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 132 (38.60%) Mathematics
2 64 (18.71%) Smartcard
3 43 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (8.77%) Physics
5 24 (7.02%) PKI
5 24 (7.02%) Blackberry
6 18 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 15 (4.39%) Smartphone
8 11 (3.22%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.17%) E-Learning
11 4 (1.17%) FMCG
12 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.88%) Open Source
12 3 (0.88%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.88%) Xbox
13 2 (0.58%) Social Network
13 2 (0.58%) Informatics
13 2 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 91 (26.61%) Windows
2 54 (15.79%) Linux
3 33 (9.65%) Android
4 29 (8.48%) Apple iOS
5 24 (7.02%) BlackBerry OS
6 6 (1.75%) Solaris
7 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.17%) UNIX
8 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.29%) zOS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (58.48%) Software Engineering
2 115 (33.63%) Web Development
3 62 (18.13%) Cyber Security
4 60 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (12.57%) OO
6 28 (8.19%) TDD
7 26 (7.60%) Unit Testing
8 24 (7.02%) MVC
9 23 (6.73%) Scrum
10 18 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (4.68%) OOD
11 16 (4.68%) Project Management
12 14 (4.09%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (4.09%) MVVM
13 11 (3.22%) Kanban
13 11 (3.22%) Software Testing
13 11 (3.22%) Data Management
13 11 (3.22%) Web Application Development
14 10 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (2.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 157 (45.91%) C#
2 156 (45.61%) SQL
3 131 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 124 (36.26%) Java
5 79 (23.10%) C++
6 18 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 16 (4.68%) Python
7 16 (4.68%) XAML
8 13 (3.80%) VB
9 12 (3.51%) C
10 10 (2.92%) PHP
11 4 (1.17%) R
11 4 (1.17%) Groovy
11 4 (1.17%) Perl
12 3 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.58%) Smalltalk
13 2 (0.58%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.29%) JCL
14 1 (0.29%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 212 (61.99%) Degree
2 36 (10.53%) Sun Certification
3 33 (9.65%) PhD
4 13 (3.80%) OCPJP
4 13 (3.80%) OCMJD
5 11 (3.22%) ISEB
6 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.05%) MCP
7 7 (2.05%) MCAD
7 7 (2.05%) MCSD
7 7 (2.05%) MCTS
8 4 (1.17%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.17%) SLA
1 4 (1.17%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) CDISC
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) NFS
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 79 (23.10%) Oracle
2 38 (11.11%) Sun
3 17 (4.97%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.05%) SAP
4 7 (2.05%) JD Edwards
5 6 (1.75%) IBM
5 6 (1.75%) Nokia
6 5 (1.46%) JBoss
7 4 (1.17%) Unica
7 4 (1.17%) Facebook
8 3 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.88%) Cognos
9 2 (0.58%) Informatica
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.29%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.29%) Tableau
10 1 (0.29%) Sybase
10 1 (0.29%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.29%) Juniper
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience + benefits + free tech
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £25 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago