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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 548 469 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.82% 6.08% 7.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.44% 21.20% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 432 401 532
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 £52,500 £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
2338 2212 2611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.10% 28.67% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1858 2134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 24 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 24 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 +11 288 £38,000 -5.00% 42
Hertfordshire -16 113 £40,000 +33.33% 12
Bedfordshire +28 63 £37,500 -3.22% 6
Essex +16 42 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Suffolk -14 32 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Norfolk -4 11 £22,500 -19.64% 4
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 978 (82.88%) Degree
2 418 (35.42%) C#
3 403 (34.15%) Java
4 396 (33.56%) Software Engineering
5 323 (27.37%) .NET
6 306 (25.93%) C++
7 278 (23.56%) Linux
8 269 (22.80%) SQL
9 267 (22.63%) Mathematics
10 243 (20.59%) OO
11 219 (18.56%) JavaScript
11 219 (18.56%) Oracle
12 217 (18.39%) HTML
13 213 (18.05%) Python
14 204 (17.29%) SQL Server
15 186 (15.76%) Windows
16 181 (15.34%) C
17 168 (14.24%) ASP.NET
17 168 (14.24%) CSS
18 159 (13.47%) Agile Software Development
19 158 (13.39%) Finance
20 154 (13.05%) UNIX
21 152 (12.88%) Microsoft
22 136 (11.53%) Web Services
23 133 (11.27%) Physics
24 127 (10.76%) Relational Database
25 118 (10.00%) Scrum
26 113 (9.58%) PHP
27 111 (9.41%) XML
28 94 (7.97%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 58 (4.92%) Apache
2 44 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.05%) IIS
4 35 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 35 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 23 (1.95%) GlassFish
5 23 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 17 (1.44%) SAS
7 14 (1.19%) CMS
7 14 (1.19%) OpenStack
8 11 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
11 8 (0.68%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.59%) CloudStack
13 5 (0.42%) Drupal
14 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 69 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.29%) XMetaL
3 15 (1.27%) MS Project
4 14 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.19%) MS Office
5 13 (1.10%) FrameMaker
6 7 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.17%) Simulink
10 1 (0.085%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.085%) SPSS
10 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.085%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 11 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.68%) Magento
3 7 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.25%) LabWindows
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.085%) ZaiNet
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle iStore
6 1 (0.085%) Aligne
6 1 (0.085%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.085%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.085%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.44%) 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 (0.085%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (7.03%) Internet
2 38 (3.22%) Wireless
3 37 (3.14%) Firewall
4 29 (2.46%) 3G
4 29 (2.46%) 2G
5 27 (2.29%) HTTP
5 27 (2.29%) SAN
6 18 (1.53%) LTE
7 16 (1.36%) VPN
8 15 (1.27%) TCP/IP
8 15 (1.27%) WAN
9 14 (1.19%) DNS
10 13 (1.10%) Network Security
10 13 (1.10%) NAS
10 13 (1.10%) LAN
11 12 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (1.02%) Ethernet
12 10 (0.85%) SSL
13 9 (0.76%) Intranet
14 8 (0.68%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 127 (10.76%) Relational Database
3 82 (6.95%) MySQL
4 77 (6.53%) RDBMS
5 59 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 42 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 37 (3.14%) Data Mining
8 32 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 29 (2.46%) Hadoop
10 28 (2.37%) Big Data
11 27 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
12 23 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (1.86%) Informix
14 21 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (1.69%) MongoDB
16 19 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
17 18 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
18 16 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 69 (5.85%) Visual Studio
2 52 (4.41%) Maven
3 51 (4.32%) Git (software)
4 41 (3.47%) Subversion
5 29 (2.46%) NUnit
6 28 (2.37%) Selenium
6 28 (2.37%) Eclipse
7 25 (2.12%) Moq
8 23 (1.95%) Jenkins
8 23 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
8 23 (1.95%) MSTest
9 21 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.69%) Ant
11 15 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 15 (1.27%) JUnit
12 14 (1.19%) Gradle
13 11 (0.93%) XMLSpy
14 9 (0.76%) MorphX
14 9 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 158 (13.39%) Finance
2 72 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 61 (5.17%) Banking
4 49 (4.15%) Electronics
5 41 (3.47%) Marketing
6 31 (2.63%) Games
6 31 (2.63%) Retail
7 23 (1.95%) Automotive
8 13 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (0.93%) Publishing
10 9 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.76%) Advertising
11 8 (0.68%) Back Office
12 6 (0.51%) Military
12 6 (0.51%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.42%) Billing
13 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.085%) French Language
14 1 (0.085%) German Language
Job Titles
1 577 (48.90%) Developer
2 220 (18.64%) Software Engineer
3 175 (14.83%) Software Developer
4 135 (11.44%) Graduate
5 106 (8.98%) Java Developer
6 86 (7.29%) Junior
7 85 (7.20%) Graduate Developer
8 83 (7.03%) Analyst
9 77 (6.53%) .NET Developer
10 70 (5.93%) C# Developer
11 67 (5.68%) Senior Developer
12 57 (4.83%) Web Developer
13 53 (4.49%) Junior Developer
14 52 (4.41%) Programmer
15 46 (3.90%) C++ Developer
16 44 (3.73%) Architect
17 40 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
18 37 (3.14%) Java Software Engineer
19 32 (2.71%) Senior Software Engineer
20 29 (2.46%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (27.37%) .NET
2 217 (18.39%) HTML
3 168 (14.24%) ASP.NET
3 168 (14.24%) CSS
4 136 (11.53%) Web Services
5 111 (9.41%) XML
6 94 (7.97%) jQuery
7 73 (6.19%) WinForms
8 70 (5.93%) .NET Framework
9 66 (5.59%) Ajax
10 64 (5.42%) WCF
11 63 (5.34%) J2EE
12 56 (4.75%) HTML5
13 54 (4.58%) WPF
14 52 (4.41%) SOAP
15 50 (4.24%) Spring
16 43 (3.64%) Hibernate
17 40 (3.39%) XSLT
18 39 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 267 (22.63%) Mathematics
2 133 (11.27%) Physics
3 60 (5.08%) Open Source
4 58 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 48 (4.07%) Mobile App
6 44 (3.73%) Statistics
7 32 (2.71%) Firmware
8 31 (2.63%) Visualisation
9 28 (2.37%) Informatics
10 24 (2.03%) Replication
10 24 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
11 23 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
12 20 (1.69%) Social Media
12 20 (1.69%) Biology
13 18 (1.53%) Cryptography
13 18 (1.53%) GIS
14 17 (1.44%) PKI
14 17 (1.44%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.44%) N-Tier
15 16 (1.36%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 278 (23.56%) Linux
2 186 (15.76%) Windows
3 154 (13.05%) UNIX
4 91 (7.71%) Android
5 62 (5.25%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.88%) AIX
7 33 (2.80%) HPUX
8 15 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
8 15 (1.27%) SUSE
9 12 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.76%) Solaris
11 7 (0.59%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.34%) Windows CE
14 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (33.56%) Software Engineering
2 243 (20.59%) OO
3 159 (13.47%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (10.00%) Scrum
5 93 (7.88%) TDD
6 91 (7.71%) Multithreading
7 85 (7.20%) OOP
7 85 (7.20%) MVC
8 84 (7.12%) Project Management
9 69 (5.85%) Web Development
10 62 (5.25%) Analytics
11 56 (4.75%) OOD
12 53 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (4.49%) Android Development
13 52 (4.41%) UML
14 43 (3.64%) E-Commerce
15 41 (3.47%) MVVM
16 39 (3.31%) SOA
17 38 (3.22%) Kanban
18 37 (3.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 418 (35.42%) C#
2 403 (34.15%) Java
3 306 (25.93%) C++
4 269 (22.80%) SQL
5 219 (18.56%) JavaScript
6 213 (18.05%) Python
7 181 (15.34%) C
8 113 (9.58%) PHP
9 88 (7.46%) Perl
10 85 (7.20%) PL/SQL
11 64 (5.42%) VB.NET
12 51 (4.32%) VB
13 50 (4.24%) Ruby
14 37 (3.14%) Shell Script
15 28 (2.37%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.53%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.36%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.10%) Scala
19 11 (0.93%) VBScript
20 10 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 978 (82.88%) Degree
2 55 (4.66%) PhD
3 24 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.53%) CCNA
7 16 (1.36%) ISEB
8 15 (1.27%) CCNP
9 14 (1.19%) HNC
9 14 (1.19%) CISSP
10 13 (1.10%) Postgraduate
11 11 (0.93%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.68%) MCP
13 7 (0.59%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.59%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.59%) MCSE
14 6 (0.51%) MBA
14 6 (0.51%) MCSD
14 6 (0.51%) PMP
15 5 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.44%) QA
2 15 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (1.19%) COBIT
4 12 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.93%) ISO 9000
6 8 (0.68%) SLA
7 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.25%) CDISC
9 1 (0.085%) WAI
9 1 (0.085%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.78%) KVM
3 20 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (1.61%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.59%) QEMU
6 6 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.25%) vSphere
8 3 (0.25%) VMFS
9 2 (0.17%) Squid
10 1 (0.085%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.085%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (1.69%) Data Guard
2 12 (1.02%) Puppet
3 9 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.51%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (0.25%) SCCM
5 3 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.17%) Ansible
7 1 (0.085%) SCOM
7 1 (0.085%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 219 (18.56%) Oracle
2 152 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 45 (3.81%) HP
4 41 (3.47%) Cisco
5 38 (3.22%) JBoss
6 22 (1.86%) VMware
7 20 (1.69%) DevExpress
7 20 (1.69%) Google
8 16 (1.36%) Business Objects
8 16 (1.36%) NetApp
9 14 (1.19%) Sun
10 12 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.02%) Zend
11 11 (0.93%) Adobe
11 11 (0.93%) SAP
12 10 (0.85%) Hitachi
12 10 (0.85%) Tableau
13 9 (0.76%) Actuate
13 9 (0.76%) Serena
14 7 (0.59%) Juniper
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TWI
Salary: Competitive market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £62000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 3 days ago