The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 April 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 644 497 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.40% 5.81% 5.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.18% 19.99% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 514 429 432
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2778 2486 2619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.90% 29.04% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2129 2102
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in the East of England

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in the East of England

Computer Science
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 302 £35,000 -9.09% 27
Hertfordshire +22 196 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Bedfordshire +1 55 £37,500 +44.23% 3
Essex -1 43 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Suffolk -24 33 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Norfolk -11 16 £26,250 -4.54% 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 973 (84.98%) Degree
2 383 (33.45%) Java
3 352 (30.74%) C#
4 332 (29.00%) Software Engineering
5 287 (25.07%) .NET
6 283 (24.72%) SQL
7 281 (24.54%) Linux
8 279 (24.37%) Mathematics
9 245 (21.40%) C++
10 241 (21.05%) HTML
11 208 (18.17%) Oracle
12 196 (17.12%) OO
13 192 (16.77%) Python
14 188 (16.42%) JavaScript
15 175 (15.28%) Finance
16 172 (15.02%) C
16 172 (15.02%) SQL Server
17 171 (14.93%) Windows
18 168 (14.67%) CSS
19 164 (14.32%) UNIX
20 151 (13.19%) Perl
21 149 (13.01%) Scrum
22 137 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
22 137 (11.97%) ASP.NET
23 133 (11.62%) Web Services
24 132 (11.53%) Relational Database
25 124 (10.83%) Physics
26 120 (10.48%) Microsoft
27 114 (9.96%) PHP
28 107 (9.34%) XML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 25 (2.18%) IIS
4 18 (1.57%) Apache
5 15 (1.31%) Drupal
6 12 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.70%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.44%) SAS
9 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.26%) CMS
10 3 (0.26%) Node.js
11 2 (0.17%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.17%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.17%) Mule
11 2 (0.17%) Lync
11 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.96%) MS Office
3 8 (0.70%) MS Project
3 8 (0.70%) XMetaL
4 7 (0.61%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.35%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.087%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.44%) ZaiNet
3 5 (0.44%) Aligne
4 2 (0.17%) Magento
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.087%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.087%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.087%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.087%) PaaS
4 1 (0.087%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.72%) Internet
2 36 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 31 (2.71%) HTTP
4 30 (2.62%) Firewall
5 26 (2.27%) Wireless
6 17 (1.48%) SAN
7 13 (1.14%) WAN
7 13 (1.14%) Network Security
8 12 (1.05%) VPN
8 12 (1.05%) Ethernet
9 11 (0.96%) LAN
10 9 (0.79%) 3G
10 9 (0.79%) 2G
11 8 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.70%) IPv4
11 8 (0.70%) IPv6
12 6 (0.52%) DNS
12 6 (0.52%) SSL
12 6 (0.52%) LTE
12 6 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 132 (11.53%) Relational Database
3 84 (7.34%) RDBMS
4 70 (6.11%) MySQL
5 67 (5.85%) Oracle Database
6 44 (3.84%) Informix
7 33 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (2.18%) NoSQL
9 22 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.57%) Data Mining
11 18 (1.57%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (1.40%) Big Data
13 16 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 63 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 62 (5.41%) Subversion
3 51 (4.45%) Maven
4 49 (4.28%) Eclipse
5 32 (2.79%) Git (software)
6 24 (2.10%) NUnit
7 22 (1.92%) Selenium
7 22 (1.92%) MSTest
7 22 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
7 22 (1.92%) Moq
8 19 (1.66%) Mercurial
9 18 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.57%) Jenkins
10 15 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
10 15 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (1.14%) JUnit
12 9 (0.79%) Ant
13 8 (0.70%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.52%) Sahi
14 6 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 175 (15.28%) Finance
2 69 (6.03%) Banking
3 40 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 39 (3.41%) Electronics
4 39 (3.41%) Marketing
5 28 (2.45%) Games
6 21 (1.83%) Retail
7 17 (1.48%) Automotive
8 10 (0.87%) Advertising
8 10 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.70%) Back Office
11 7 (0.61%) Publishing
11 7 (0.61%) Billing
12 5 (0.44%) Military
13 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.087%) French Language
14 1 (0.087%) German Language
14 1 (0.087%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 580 (50.66%) Developer
2 200 (17.47%) Software Engineer
3 180 (15.72%) Software Developer
4 152 (13.28%) Graduate
5 106 (9.26%) Graduate Developer
6 96 (8.38%) Java Developer
7 81 (7.07%) Analyst
8 80 (6.99%) Junior
8 80 (6.99%) Web Developer
9 71 (6.20%) .NET Developer
10 67 (5.85%) Senior Developer
11 62 (5.41%) Programmer
12 59 (5.15%) C# Developer
13 54 (4.72%) Junior Developer
14 44 (3.84%) C# .NET Developer
15 41 (3.58%) Tester
16 40 (3.49%) Architect
17 33 (2.88%) Graduate Web Developer
18 32 (2.79%) Graduate Software Developer
18 32 (2.79%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (25.07%) .NET
2 241 (21.05%) HTML
3 168 (14.67%) CSS
4 137 (11.97%) ASP.NET
5 133 (11.62%) Web Services
6 107 (9.34%) XML
7 71 (6.20%) Spring
8 66 (5.76%) WinForms
8 66 (5.76%) .NET Framework
9 65 (5.68%) jQuery
10 59 (5.15%) WPF
11 56 (4.89%) WCF
12 54 (4.72%) Hibernate
13 52 (4.54%) HTML5
14 50 (4.37%) Ajax
15 47 (4.10%) J2EE
16 39 (3.41%) SOAP
17 36 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (3.06%) JSP
19 34 (2.97%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 279 (24.37%) Mathematics
2 124 (10.83%) Physics
3 55 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 37 (3.23%) Open Source
5 29 (2.53%) Informatics
6 28 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.36%) Statistics
8 22 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
9 21 (1.83%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.75%) Social Media
10 20 (1.75%) Biology
10 20 (1.75%) Firmware
11 19 (1.66%) Robotics
12 17 (1.48%) LIMS
13 16 (1.40%) N-Tier
13 16 (1.40%) Machine Learning
14 15 (1.31%) Replication
15 14 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.22%) Data Integration
16 13 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 281 (24.54%) Linux
2 171 (14.93%) Windows
3 164 (14.32%) UNIX
4 93 (8.12%) Android
5 52 (4.54%) Apple iOS
6 45 (3.93%) AIX
7 37 (3.23%) HPUX
8 17 (1.48%) Mac OS X
9 13 (1.14%) SUSE
9 13 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.70%) Debian
12 7 (0.61%) OpenBSD
12 7 (0.61%) FreeBSD
12 7 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (29.00%) Software Engineering
2 196 (17.12%) OO
3 149 (13.01%) Scrum
4 137 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (9.26%) TDD
6 95 (8.30%) MVC
7 81 (7.07%) Web Development
8 78 (6.81%) Multithreading
9 60 (5.24%) OOP
10 59 (5.15%) Android Development
11 54 (4.72%) E-Commerce
12 50 (4.37%) UML
13 49 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (4.28%) Analytics
14 45 (3.93%) Test Automation
14 45 (3.93%) Project Management
15 44 (3.84%) SOA
16 38 (3.32%) Change Management
16 38 (3.32%) Test Scripting
17 35 (3.06%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 383 (33.45%) Java
2 352 (30.74%) C#
3 283 (24.72%) SQL
4 245 (21.40%) C++
5 192 (16.77%) Python
6 188 (16.42%) JavaScript
7 172 (15.02%) C
8 151 (13.19%) Perl
9 114 (9.96%) PHP
10 64 (5.59%) VB
11 62 (5.41%) PL/SQL
12 54 (4.72%) VB.NET
13 44 (3.84%) Shell Script
14 39 (3.41%) Ruby
15 23 (2.01%) T-SQL
16 22 (1.92%) VB6
17 19 (1.66%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.96%) VBScript
19 10 (0.87%) Embedded C
19 10 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 973 (84.98%) Degree
2 32 (2.79%) PhD
3 24 (2.10%) ISEB
4 21 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.05%) MCP
7 10 (0.87%) CCNP
7 10 (0.87%) CCNA
8 8 (0.70%) Postgraduate
8 8 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.61%) MCSD
9 7 (0.61%) HNC
10 6 (0.52%) MBA
10 6 (0.52%) MCPD
10 6 (0.52%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.44%) MCSE
11 5 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.26%) RHCE
12 3 (0.26%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.72%) QA
2 14 (1.22%) COBIT
3 13 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.44%) SLA
5 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.26%) CDISC
6 3 (0.26%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.087%) WAI
7 1 (0.087%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 23 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.66%) KVM
3 18 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (1.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.17%) XenServer
7 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.17%) Squid
8 1 (0.087%) Samba
8 1 (0.087%) vSphere
8 1 (0.087%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 18 (1.57%) Data Guard
2 16 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.87%) Puppet
4 8 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.70%) Oracle Statspack
5 5 (0.44%) SCOM
5 5 (0.44%) Nagios
6 3 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.26%) SCCM
7 1 (0.087%) Nessus
7 1 (0.087%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.087%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 208 (18.17%) Oracle
2 120 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 55 (4.80%) HP
4 28 (2.45%) Cisco
5 23 (2.01%) VMware
6 17 (1.48%) NetApp
6 17 (1.48%) IBM
6 17 (1.48%) DevExpress
7 16 (1.40%) JBoss
8 15 (1.31%) Sun
9 14 (1.22%) Intel
9 14 (1.22%) Business Objects
9 14 (1.22%) Google
10 11 (0.96%) Adobe
11 10 (0.87%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.79%) Actuate
12 9 (0.79%) Hitachi
12 9 (0.79%) Tableau
13 6 (0.52%) SAP
14 5 (0.44%) SunGard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £62000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arqiva
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago