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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 33 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 177 191 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.72% 6.00% 4.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.79% 18.53% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 173 168 131
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 £20,100 £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
942 1031 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.13% 32.38% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 771 868 868
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 £55,000 £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 1 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 1 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
(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 -2 69 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Northamptonshire -11 48 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Nottinghamshire -21 46 £24,250 -19.16% 7
Derbyshire -12 14 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Lincolnshire +16 4 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 217 (62.00%) Degree
2 205 (58.57%) Software Engineering
3 184 (52.57%) .NET
4 162 (46.29%) C#
5 152 (43.43%) SQL
6 139 (39.71%) XML
7 132 (37.71%) Mathematics
8 128 (36.57%) JavaScript
9 122 (34.86%) Java
10 117 (33.43%) Web Development
11 109 (31.14%) HTML
12 105 (30.00%) Finance
13 103 (29.43%) Windows
14 86 (24.57%) Oracle
15 78 (22.29%) C++
16 73 (20.86%) SQL Server
17 65 (18.57%) ASP.NET
18 63 (18.00%) Smartcard
19 62 (17.71%) XSLT
20 61 (17.43%) Cyber Security
21 60 (17.14%) Linux
22 56 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
23 55 (15.71%) J2EE
23 55 (15.71%) jQuery
24 50 (14.29%) WPF
24 50 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
25 49 (14.00%) DHTML
26 42 (12.00%) CSS
27 41 (11.71%) OO
27 41 (11.71%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (8.00%) Apache
2 25 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.00%) IIS
4 6 (1.71%) SAS
5 5 (1.43%) WordPress
5 5 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.86%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.57%) nginx
7 2 (0.57%) Mule
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.29%) DNN
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (2.29%) MS Office
2 5 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.29%) LDAP
2 6 (1.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.86%) BGP
3 3 (0.86%) SAN
3 3 (0.86%) LAN
3 3 (0.86%) WAN
3 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
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 (0.29%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.29%) DHCP
5 1 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.86%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.29%) MySQL
4 12 (3.43%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.14%) DB2
7 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.86%) Star Schema
8 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.57%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.57%) SQLite
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 35 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.86%) JUnit
3 16 (4.57%) NUnit
4 15 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (4.29%) Moq
4 15 (4.29%) MSTest
5 11 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (2.29%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.14%) Subversion
8 3 (0.86%) Selenium
8 3 (0.86%) TestComplete
8 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.29%) JIRA
10 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.29%) Maven
10 1 (0.29%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 105 (30.00%) Finance
2 32 (9.14%) Games
3 20 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.00%) Legal
4 14 (4.00%) Marketing
5 11 (3.14%) Law
6 9 (2.57%) Retail
7 8 (2.29%) Automotive
8 7 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.71%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.43%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.43%) Electronics
11 3 (0.86%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 244 (69.71%) Developer
2 79 (22.57%) Graduate
3 72 (20.57%) Software Developer
4 55 (15.71%) Java Developer
4 55 (15.71%) Web Developer
5 46 (13.14%) C++ Developer
6 42 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 42 (12.00%) Analyst
7 41 (11.71%) C++ Software Developer
8 36 (10.29%) J2EE Developer
8 36 (10.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 35 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
10 32 (9.14%) .NET Developer
11 29 (8.29%) Software Engineer
12 27 (7.71%) Junior
13 23 (6.57%) C# Software Developer
14 19 (5.43%) Senior Developer
14 19 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (4.86%) Junior Developer
16 16 (4.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (52.57%) .NET
2 139 (39.71%) XML
3 109 (31.14%) HTML
4 65 (18.57%) ASP.NET
5 62 (17.71%) XSLT
6 55 (15.71%) J2EE
6 55 (15.71%) jQuery
7 50 (14.29%) WPF
8 49 (14.00%) DHTML
9 42 (12.00%) CSS
10 41 (11.71%) Web Services
11 39 (11.14%) JSP
12 37 (10.57%) EJB
12 37 (10.57%) Struts
13 33 (9.43%) WCF
14 32 (9.14%) Servlets
15 31 (8.86%) HTML5
16 25 (7.14%) WinForms
17 19 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (5.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 132 (37.71%) Mathematics
2 63 (18.00%) Smartcard
3 50 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (9.43%) Physics
5 26 (7.43%) Blackberry
5 26 (7.43%) PKI
6 15 (4.29%) Smartphone
6 15 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
7 14 (4.00%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.86%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (1.71%) E-Learning
9 6 (1.71%) FMCG
10 4 (1.14%) Open Source
11 3 (0.86%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.86%) Xbox
11 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.29%) Statistics
12 1 (0.29%) Social Network
12 1 (0.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 103 (29.43%) Windows
2 60 (17.14%) Linux
3 34 (9.71%) Android
4 30 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 26 (7.43%) BlackBerry OS
6 9 (2.57%) UNIX
7 4 (1.14%) Solaris
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) zOS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (58.57%) Software Engineering
2 117 (33.43%) Web Development
3 61 (17.43%) Cyber Security
4 56 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (11.71%) OO
6 33 (9.43%) Scrum
7 32 (9.14%) TDD
8 30 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 26 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.14%) Project Management
10 25 (7.14%) MVC
11 19 (5.43%) MVVM
12 16 (4.57%) OOD
12 16 (4.57%) Dependency Injection
13 15 (4.29%) Kanban
13 15 (4.29%) Web Application Development
13 15 (4.29%) Data Management
14 13 (3.71%) OOP
15 11 (3.14%) Data Protection
15 11 (3.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 162 (46.29%) C#
2 152 (43.43%) SQL
3 128 (36.57%) JavaScript
4 122 (34.86%) Java
5 78 (22.29%) C++
6 15 (4.29%) C
7 13 (3.71%) XAML
7 13 (3.71%) Python
8 12 (3.43%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.86%) VB
10 7 (2.00%) PHP
11 5 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.14%) R
13 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.86%) Groovy
13 3 (0.86%) Perl
14 2 (0.57%) Smalltalk
14 2 (0.57%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.57%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 217 (62.00%) Degree
2 40 (11.43%) PhD
3 36 (10.29%) Sun Certification
4 13 (3.71%) OCPJP
5 12 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.43%) OCMJD
6 11 (3.14%) MCTS
6 11 (3.14%) MCP
6 11 (3.14%) MCAD
6 11 (3.14%) MCSD
7 9 (2.57%) ISEB
8 6 (1.71%) PMP
8 6 (1.71%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.86%) CCNP
10 3 (0.86%) CCNA
10 3 (0.86%) 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 (0.29%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (0.86%) Squid
2 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 86 (24.57%) Oracle
2 38 (10.86%) Sun
3 16 (4.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.86%) SAP
4 10 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 7 (2.00%) IBM
5 7 (2.00%) JBoss
6 4 (1.14%) Unica
7 3 (0.86%) Facebook
7 3 (0.86%) Informatica
7 3 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (0.86%) Nokia
7 3 (0.86%) Cognos
8 2 (0.57%) Cisco
8 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.57%) Juniper
8 2 (0.57%) VMware
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.29%) Google
9 1 (0.29%) Tableau
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + bonus up to 20%, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £22k DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 26000-27000 Per Annum Competitive Basic with great benefits!
Posted: 9 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago