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 28 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 550 471 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.90% 6.12% 7.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.68% 21.18% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 429 403 536
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2323 2224 2616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.15% 28.92% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 1865 2144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 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 July 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 28 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
Cambridgeshire +10 294 £38,500 -5.52% 39
Hertfordshire -15 109 £40,000 +25.98% 17
Bedfordshire +31 66 £37,250 -3.87% 8
Essex +13 42 £40,000 +30.08% 3
Suffolk -16 29 £34,250 -2.14% 3
Norfolk -5 11 £22,500 -35.71% 2
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 983 (82.74%) Degree
2 424 (35.69%) C#
3 409 (34.43%) Java
4 404 (34.01%) Software Engineering
5 325 (27.36%) .NET
6 314 (26.43%) C++
7 274 (23.06%) Linux
7 274 (23.06%) Mathematics
8 266 (22.39%) SQL
9 246 (20.71%) OO
10 223 (18.77%) JavaScript
11 222 (18.69%) HTML
12 220 (18.52%) Python
13 216 (18.18%) Oracle
14 201 (16.92%) SQL Server
15 188 (15.82%) Windows
16 185 (15.57%) C
17 170 (14.31%) ASP.NET
17 170 (14.31%) CSS
18 158 (13.30%) UNIX
18 158 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
19 155 (13.05%) Finance
20 154 (12.96%) Microsoft
21 135 (11.36%) Web Services
22 134 (11.28%) Physics
23 126 (10.61%) Relational Database
24 116 (9.76%) PHP
24 116 (9.76%) Scrum
25 111 (9.34%) XML
26 95 (8.00%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 60 (5.05%) Apache
2 44 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 36 (3.03%) IIS
4 35 (2.95%) WebLogic
5 23 (1.94%) GlassFish
5 23 (1.94%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.35%) SAS
7 15 (1.26%) OpenStack
8 14 (1.18%) CMS
9 11 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
10 10 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
12 8 (0.67%) CloudStack
12 8 (0.67%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.42%) Drupal
14 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 67 (5.64%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.36%) XMetaL
3 15 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.26%) MS Project
4 14 (1.18%) FrameMaker
4 14 (1.18%) MS Office
5 7 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.34%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.17%) Simulink
9 1 (0.084%) SPSS
9 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.67%) Magento
3 7 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.25%) LabWindows
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.084%) Endur
6 1 (0.084%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.084%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.084%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle iStore
6 1 (0.084%) Aligne
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.084%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.43%) SaaS
2 11 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
3 5 (0.42%) PaaS
4 4 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.34%) Responsys
5 3 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.084%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (7.49%) Internet
2 39 (3.28%) Wireless
3 37 (3.11%) Firewall
4 30 (2.53%) 3G
4 30 (2.53%) 2G
5 27 (2.27%) HTTP
5 27 (2.27%) SAN
6 19 (1.60%) LTE
7 16 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 16 (1.35%) VPN
8 14 (1.18%) Network Security
8 14 (1.18%) DNS
9 13 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 13 (1.09%) WAN
9 13 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (1.09%) NAS
10 11 (0.93%) SSL
10 11 (0.93%) LAN
11 9 (0.76%) Intranet
12 8 (0.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 126 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 82 (6.90%) MySQL
4 76 (6.40%) RDBMS
5 57 (4.80%) Oracle Database
6 42 (3.54%) NoSQL
7 38 (3.20%) Data Mining
8 32 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (2.53%) Hadoop
10 28 (2.36%) Big Data
10 28 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (1.85%) Informix
13 21 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (1.68%) MongoDB
15 18 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
16 17 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 71 (5.98%) Visual Studio
2 52 (4.38%) Maven
3 51 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 43 (3.62%) Subversion
5 30 (2.53%) NUnit
6 28 (2.36%) Eclipse
6 28 (2.36%) Selenium
7 25 (2.10%) Moq
8 23 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 23 (1.94%) MSTest
8 23 (1.94%) Jenkins
9 21 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.68%) Ant
11 15 (1.26%) JUnit
12 14 (1.18%) Gradle
12 14 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (1.01%) XMLSpy
14 9 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (0.76%) PVCS
14 9 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 155 (13.05%) Finance
2 71 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 60 (5.05%) Banking
4 50 (4.21%) Electronics
5 40 (3.37%) Marketing
6 31 (2.61%) Retail
6 31 (2.61%) Games
7 22 (1.85%) Automotive
8 13 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.93%) Publishing
10 10 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.76%) Advertising
12 8 (0.67%) Back Office
13 7 (0.59%) Military
14 6 (0.51%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.42%) Billing
15 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.084%) Law
16 1 (0.084%) Legal
Job Titles
1 581 (48.91%) Developer
2 225 (18.94%) Software Engineer
3 176 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 136 (11.45%) Graduate
5 106 (8.92%) Java Developer
6 86 (7.24%) Junior
7 84 (7.07%) Graduate Developer
8 79 (6.65%) Analyst
9 77 (6.48%) .NET Developer
10 70 (5.89%) C# Developer
11 68 (5.72%) Senior Developer
12 59 (4.97%) Web Developer
13 53 (4.46%) Junior Developer
14 51 (4.29%) Programmer
15 48 (4.04%) C++ Developer
16 45 (3.79%) Architect
17 40 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
18 37 (3.11%) Java Software Engineer
19 34 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
20 29 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (27.36%) .NET
2 222 (18.69%) HTML
3 170 (14.31%) ASP.NET
3 170 (14.31%) CSS
4 135 (11.36%) Web Services
5 111 (9.34%) XML
6 95 (8.00%) jQuery
7 73 (6.14%) WinForms
8 70 (5.89%) .NET Framework
9 67 (5.64%) Ajax
10 64 (5.39%) WCF
11 63 (5.30%) J2EE
12 57 (4.80%) HTML5
13 53 (4.46%) WPF
14 52 (4.38%) SOAP
15 51 (4.29%) Spring
16 43 (3.62%) Hibernate
17 40 (3.37%) XSLT
18 39 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
18 39 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 274 (23.06%) Mathematics
2 134 (11.28%) Physics
3 60 (5.05%) Open Source
4 58 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 50 (4.21%) Mobile App
6 45 (3.79%) Statistics
7 31 (2.61%) Firmware
7 31 (2.61%) Visualisation
7 31 (2.61%) Informatics
8 27 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
9 24 (2.02%) Replication
10 23 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
11 22 (1.85%) Cryptography
12 20 (1.68%) Social Media
13 19 (1.60%) PKI
13 19 (1.60%) Biology
14 18 (1.52%) GIS
15 17 (1.43%) Client/Server
15 17 (1.43%) N-Tier
16 16 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 274 (23.06%) Linux
2 188 (15.82%) Windows
3 158 (13.30%) UNIX
4 92 (7.74%) Android
5 63 (5.30%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.86%) AIX
7 33 (2.78%) HPUX
8 15 (1.26%) SUSE
8 15 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.76%) Solaris
11 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.59%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.34%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (34.01%) Software Engineering
2 246 (20.71%) OO
3 158 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (9.76%) Scrum
5 94 (7.91%) TDD
6 90 (7.58%) Multithreading
7 86 (7.24%) OOP
8 85 (7.15%) MVC
9 83 (6.99%) Project Management
10 70 (5.89%) Web Development
11 62 (5.22%) Analytics
12 57 (4.80%) OOD
13 54 (4.55%) Android Development
14 53 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (4.29%) UML
16 43 (3.62%) E-Commerce
17 40 (3.37%) MVVM
18 38 (3.20%) SOA
18 38 (3.20%) Machine Learning
18 38 (3.20%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 424 (35.69%) C#
2 409 (34.43%) Java
3 314 (26.43%) C++
4 266 (22.39%) SQL
5 223 (18.77%) JavaScript
6 220 (18.52%) Python
7 185 (15.57%) C
8 116 (9.76%) PHP
9 89 (7.49%) Perl
10 83 (6.99%) PL/SQL
11 64 (5.39%) VB.NET
12 52 (4.38%) Ruby
13 48 (4.04%) VB
14 36 (3.03%) Shell Script
15 28 (2.36%) Objective-C
16 17 (1.43%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.35%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.09%) Scala
19 10 (0.84%) VBScript
20 9 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 983 (82.74%) Degree
2 58 (4.88%) PhD
3 24 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.52%) CCNA
6 15 (1.26%) CCNP
6 15 (1.26%) ISEB
7 14 (1.18%) HNC
7 14 (1.18%) CISSP
8 13 (1.09%) Postgraduate
9 11 (0.93%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.67%) MCP
11 7 (0.59%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.59%) MCSE
11 7 (0.59%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.51%) MBA
12 6 (0.51%) MCSD
12 6 (0.51%) PMP
13 5 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (6.31%) QA
2 15 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (1.18%) COBIT
4 13 (1.09%) ISO 9000
5 12 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.67%) SLA
7 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.17%) CDISC
10 1 (0.084%) JTAG
10 1 (0.084%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.77%) KVM
3 19 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.59%) QEMU
5 6 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.25%) vSphere
7 3 (0.25%) VMFS
8 2 (0.17%) Squid
9 1 (0.084%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.084%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (1.60%) Data Guard
2 12 (1.01%) Puppet
3 9 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.51%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.25%) SCCM
6 3 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.17%) Ansible
7 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.084%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.084%) SCOM
Vendors
1 216 (18.18%) Oracle
2 154 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 44 (3.70%) HP
4 41 (3.45%) Cisco
5 38 (3.20%) JBoss
6 23 (1.94%) VMware
7 20 (1.68%) DevExpress
7 20 (1.68%) Google
8 16 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 16 (1.35%) NetApp
9 14 (1.18%) Sun
10 12 (1.01%) Zend
10 12 (1.01%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.93%) Adobe
11 11 (0.93%) SAP
12 10 (0.84%) Tableau
12 10 (0.84%) Hitachi
13 9 (0.76%) Actuate
13 9 (0.76%) Serena
14 7 (0.59%) Juniper
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Up to £100k per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Plugin Recruiter Ltd - Abcam
Salary: Competetive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: large benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago