The 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 560 529 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.03% 6.94% 7.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 16.96% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 447 449 501
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £60,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2987 3120 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.84% 40.93% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2323 2462 2861
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Cambridgeshire +2 277 £41,500 -2.35% 60
Hertfordshire +23 144 £40,000 - 20
Essex +23 102 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Suffolk -5 26 £21,000 -50.58% 3
Bedfordshire -18 10 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Norfolk +15 3 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 908 (77.74%) Degree
2 494 (42.29%) Java
3 389 (33.30%) Software Engineering
4 327 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 315 (26.97%) .NET
6 313 (26.80%) C#
7 291 (24.91%) C++
7 291 (24.91%) Mathematics
8 280 (23.97%) SQL
9 270 (23.12%) HTML
10 254 (21.75%) JavaScript
11 220 (18.84%) CSS
12 219 (18.75%) Linux
13 200 (17.12%) SQL Server
14 189 (16.18%) C
15 170 (14.55%) Windows
16 166 (14.21%) ASP.NET
16 166 (14.21%) Finance
17 155 (13.27%) Microsoft
18 154 (13.18%) OO
19 152 (13.01%) MVC
20 144 (12.33%) Web Services
21 142 (12.16%) Python
22 139 (11.90%) Oracle
22 139 (11.90%) jQuery
23 130 (11.13%) OOP
23 130 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
24 127 (10.87%) Algorithms
25 125 (10.70%) Physics
26 110 (9.42%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 61 (5.22%) JBoss
2 38 (3.25%) Tomcat
3 34 (2.91%) WebSphere
4 31 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 24 (2.05%) IIS
6 20 (1.71%) Node.js
6 20 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.54%) Apache
8 17 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.86%) IBM Notes
10 9 (0.77%) GlassFish
10 9 (0.77%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.68%) CMS
12 5 (0.43%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.34%) Confluence
13 4 (0.34%) DNN
13 4 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
13 4 (0.34%) Kentico
14 3 (0.26%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.26%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 53 (4.54%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.83%) MS Office
3 14 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.086%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.26%) Magento
3 3 (0.26%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.17%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.086%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 79 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (4.54%) Cloud Computing
3 43 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.20%) SaaS
5 13 (1.11%) GitHub
6 8 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.43%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
8 5 (0.43%) PaaS
9 4 (0.34%) IaaS
10 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.086%) Office 365
11 1 (0.086%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.57%) Internet
2 16 (1.37%) Firewall
2 16 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 10 (0.86%) LDAP
4 9 (0.77%) SAN
5 7 (0.60%) HTTP
5 7 (0.60%) SSL
6 6 (0.51%) BIG-IP
6 6 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (0.51%) Wireless
7 5 (0.43%) GSM
8 4 (0.34%) BGP
8 4 (0.34%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.34%) GPRS
8 4 (0.34%) LAN
8 4 (0.34%) MPLS
8 4 (0.34%) OSPF
8 4 (0.34%) PBX
8 4 (0.34%) VoIP
8 4 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 102 (8.73%) Relational Database
3 100 (8.56%) NoSQL
4 88 (7.53%) MySQL
5 59 (5.05%) Big Data
6 52 (4.45%) RDBMS
7 48 (4.11%) Oracle Database
8 42 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (1.88%) MongoDB
14 21 (1.80%) HBase
15 18 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.11%) Data Mining
17 12 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 12 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 57 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.77%) Maven
2 44 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 39 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (3.25%) Selenium
5 32 (2.74%) Jenkins
6 31 (2.65%) Eclipse
7 28 (2.40%) Subversion
8 24 (2.05%) JIRA
9 22 (1.88%) LabVIEW
10 21 (1.80%) NUnit
11 19 (1.63%) HP UFT
12 16 (1.37%) JUnit
13 15 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (1.20%) SoapUI
15 13 (1.11%) LoadRunner
16 11 (0.94%) JMeter
17 10 (0.86%) Ant
17 10 (0.86%) Mercurial
18 9 (0.77%) NetBeans
General
1 166 (14.21%) Finance
2 63 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 50 (4.28%) Banking
4 41 (3.51%) Games
5 35 (3.00%) Automotive
6 34 (2.91%) Electronics
6 34 (2.91%) Retail
7 26 (2.23%) Marketing
8 24 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.37%) Arabic Language
9 16 (1.37%) Russian Language
10 13 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.86%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.51%) Front Office
12 6 (0.51%) German Language
12 6 (0.51%) Publishing
13 5 (0.43%) French Language
13 5 (0.43%) Legal
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 595 (50.94%) Developer
2 210 (17.98%) Java Developer
3 189 (16.18%) Software Engineer
4 141 (12.07%) Graduate
5 110 (9.42%) C# Developer
6 107 (9.16%) Senior Developer
7 105 (8.99%) Software Developer
8 86 (7.36%) Analyst
9 82 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
10 77 (6.59%) .NET Developer
11 75 (6.42%) Programmer
12 73 (6.25%) Java Engineer
12 73 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 59 (5.05%) Java Programmer
14 56 (4.79%) Junior
15 55 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
16 47 (4.02%) C++ Software Engineer
17 46 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
17 46 (3.94%) SQL Developer
18 44 (3.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (26.97%) .NET
2 270 (23.12%) HTML
3 220 (18.84%) CSS
4 166 (14.21%) ASP.NET
5 144 (12.33%) Web Services
6 139 (11.90%) jQuery
7 100 (8.56%) J2EE
8 86 (7.36%) XML
9 84 (7.19%) Spring
10 72 (6.16%) HTML5
10 72 (6.16%) REST
11 71 (6.08%) SOAP
12 69 (5.91%) Ajax
13 67 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 61 (5.22%) WPF
15 55 (4.71%) WCF
16 53 (4.54%) Swing
17 52 (4.45%) Hibernate
18 46 (3.94%) JSON
19 43 (3.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 291 (24.91%) Mathematics
2 130 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (10.87%) Algorithms
4 125 (10.70%) Physics
5 63 (5.39%) User Experience
6 61 (5.22%) Mobile App
7 60 (5.14%) Data Structures
8 53 (4.54%) Management Information System
9 40 (3.42%) Life Science
10 36 (3.08%) Biology
11 29 (2.48%) Client/Server
12 25 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.71%) Statistics
13 20 (1.71%) Visualisation
14 18 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
15 15 (1.28%) Data Centre
15 15 (1.28%) Data Integration
16 11 (0.94%) Internet of Things
17 10 (0.86%) EMV
18 9 (0.77%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 219 (18.75%) Linux
2 170 (14.55%) Windows
3 88 (7.53%) Apple iOS
4 87 (7.45%) Android
5 86 (7.36%) Unix
6 20 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (0.77%) AIX
8 9 (0.77%) Solaris
9 8 (0.68%) HPUX
9 8 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.51%) CoreOS
10 6 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.51%) Windows CE
11 5 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.34%) VMS
12 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (33.30%) Software Engineering
2 327 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (13.18%) OO
4 152 (13.01%) MVC
5 130 (11.13%) OOP
6 110 (9.42%) SDLC
7 88 (7.53%) Analytics
7 88 (7.53%) Web Development
8 87 (7.45%) Scrum
9 82 (7.02%) Open Source
10 68 (5.82%) E-Commerce
11 66 (5.65%) Unit Testing
12 65 (5.57%) Project Management
13 55 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (4.11%) CRM
16 47 (4.02%) Front End Development
17 46 (3.94%) Product Management
18 44 (3.77%) Multithreading
19 43 (3.68%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 494 (42.29%) Java
2 313 (26.80%) C#
3 291 (24.91%) C++
4 280 (23.97%) SQL
5 254 (21.75%) JavaScript
6 189 (16.18%) C
7 142 (12.16%) Python
8 75 (6.42%) Perl
9 72 (6.16%) PHP
10 59 (5.05%) PL/SQL
11 50 (4.28%) Shell Script
12 49 (4.20%) Objective-C
13 37 (3.17%) VB.NET
14 31 (2.65%) Embedded C
15 30 (2.57%) Embedded C++
16 24 (2.05%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.80%) MATLAB
18 17 (1.46%) Scala
19 13 (1.11%) ABAP
20 12 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 908 (77.74%) Degree
2 76 (6.51%) PhD
3 21 (1.80%) ISEB
4 18 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 17 (1.46%) CISSP
6 16 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.28%) MCP
7 15 (1.28%) Security Cleared
8 13 (1.11%) CISM
8 13 (1.11%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.03%) CEH
9 12 (1.03%) HND
9 12 (1.03%) SANS
10 10 (0.86%) CESG Certified Professional
10 10 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.86%) CRISC
10 10 (0.86%) GIAC
11 8 (0.68%) RHCE
12 7 (0.60%) MCSE
12 7 (0.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.68%) QA
2 12 (1.03%) SLA
3 7 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.51%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 4 (0.34%) WAI
7 3 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.17%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.17%) SEPA
9 1 (0.086%) COBIT
9 1 (0.086%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.086%) SDET
9 1 (0.086%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.086%) WCAG
System Software
1 48 (4.11%) Docker
2 27 (2.31%) Firmware
3 26 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.34%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.26%) Ceph
8 1 (0.086%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.086%) GPFS
8 1 (0.086%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.086%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.20%) Puppet
2 12 (1.03%) HP SiteScope
3 10 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.51%) Salt
5 5 (0.43%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.34%) SCCM
7 2 (0.17%) Nessus
7 2 (0.17%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.17%) QRadar
7 2 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.086%) Ansible
8 1 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.086%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.086%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.086%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 155 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 139 (11.90%) Oracle
3 35 (3.00%) Tableau
4 25 (2.14%) IBM
4 25 (2.14%) SAP
5 24 (2.05%) HP
6 15 (1.28%) Apple
6 15 (1.28%) VMware
7 13 (1.11%) Citrix
8 12 (1.03%) Cisco
9 11 (0.94%) Google
10 10 (0.86%) AlienVault
10 10 (0.86%) CA
10 10 (0.86%) Dell
10 10 (0.86%) LogLogic
10 10 (0.86%) LogRhythm
10 10 (0.86%) Lotus
11 9 (0.77%) TOWER Software
12 7 (0.60%) QNX
12 7 (0.60%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Royston, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pontoon
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Centre for Applied Science and Technology
Salary: £29,368 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Blue Glue
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Essex
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Benefits and Bonus
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
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