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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 595 486 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.81% 6.86% 7.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.26% 18.22% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 467 431 600
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2673 2667 3314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.08% 37.62% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 2244 2778
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +2 299 £40,000 +14.28% 43
Hertfordshire +4 155 £40,000 - 26
Bedfordshire +34 75 £31,000 - 3
Essex +30 42 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Norfolk +5 15 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Suffolk -24 15 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 987 (82.87%) Degree
2 485 (40.72%) Software Engineering
3 450 (37.78%) C#
4 412 (34.59%) Java
5 330 (27.71%) .NET
6 314 (26.36%) C++
7 264 (22.17%) Linux
8 261 (21.91%) Python
8 261 (21.91%) Mathematics
9 260 (21.83%) OO
10 248 (20.82%) SQL
11 234 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
12 213 (17.88%) C
13 207 (17.38%) HTML
14 205 (17.21%) JavaScript
15 197 (16.54%) Windows
16 188 (15.79%) SQL Server
17 180 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
18 167 (14.02%) Oracle
18 167 (14.02%) ASP.NET
18 167 (14.02%) UNIX
19 164 (13.77%) Microsoft
20 161 (13.52%) Finance
21 150 (12.59%) CSS
22 125 (10.50%) XML
23 115 (9.66%) PHP
24 114 (9.57%) Physics
25 113 (9.49%) Web Services
26 106 (8.90%) Scrum
27 105 (8.82%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 54 (4.53%) Apache
2 44 (3.69%) Tomcat
3 43 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 39 (3.27%) IIS
5 36 (3.02%) WebLogic
6 33 (2.77%) GlassFish
7 25 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 22 (1.85%) WebSphere
9 16 (1.34%) CMS
10 14 (1.18%) SAS
11 11 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (0.92%) CloudStack
12 10 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
14 7 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.50%) MS Exchange
16 5 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
16 5 (0.42%) Drupal
17 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 76 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.11%) XMetaL
3 21 (1.76%) MS Office
4 15 (1.26%) FrameMaker
5 13 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 12 (1.01%) MS Project
7 7 (0.59%) Simulink
8 6 (0.50%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.42%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.34%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.34%) TargetLink
10 4 (0.34%) Mingle
11 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.084%) SPSS
12 1 (0.084%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (0.84%) Magento
2 8 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.42%) Endur
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%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.084%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.084%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.084%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (1.51%) SaaS
3 6 (0.50%) Office 365
4 5 (0.42%) PaaS
4 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.34%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.084%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 100 (8.40%) Internet
2 51 (4.28%) Wireless
3 39 (3.27%) 3G
3 39 (3.27%) 2G
4 34 (2.85%) Firewall
5 31 (2.60%) LTE
6 25 (2.10%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.93%) HTTP
7 23 (1.93%) SAN
8 20 (1.68%) NAS
9 18 (1.51%) Network Security
10 15 (1.26%) Ethernet
10 15 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (1.18%) Intranet
12 13 (1.09%) DNS
13 12 (1.01%) 3GPP
14 10 (0.84%) VPN
15 9 (0.76%) MPLS
16 8 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
17 7 (0.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 105 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 84 (7.05%) MySQL
4 60 (5.04%) RDBMS
5 49 (4.11%) NoSQL
6 37 (3.11%) Oracle Database
7 36 (3.02%) Hadoop
8 33 (2.77%) Data Mining
9 32 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (2.35%) MongoDB
12 23 (1.93%) Big Data
13 21 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (1.51%) BigTable
17 17 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 94 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 71 (5.96%) Git (software)
3 42 (3.53%) Maven
4 37 (3.11%) Subversion
5 26 (2.18%) NUnit
6 24 (2.02%) Selenium
6 24 (2.02%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.60%) MSTest
7 19 (1.60%) Ant
7 19 (1.60%) JUnit
8 18 (1.51%) Moq
9 15 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 15 (1.26%) GCC
9 15 (1.26%) Gradle
10 14 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (1.18%) LLVM
11 13 (1.09%) XMLSpy
12 12 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (1.01%) Eclipse
13 10 (0.84%) CruiseControl
General
1 161 (13.52%) Finance
2 94 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 51 (4.28%) Electronics
3 51 (4.28%) Marketing
4 44 (3.69%) Banking
5 36 (3.02%) Games
6 25 (2.10%) Automotive
7 17 (1.43%) Retail
8 16 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.18%) Publishing
10 10 (0.84%) Military
11 9 (0.76%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.76%) Back Office
11 9 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.59%) Advertising
13 5 (0.42%) Billing
13 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.084%) Law
15 1 (0.084%) Legal
Job Titles
1 581 (48.78%) Developer
2 261 (21.91%) Software Engineer
3 186 (15.62%) Software Developer
4 160 (13.43%) Graduate
5 110 (9.24%) Java Developer
6 92 (7.72%) Graduate Developer
7 84 (7.05%) Junior
8 73 (6.13%) Analyst
9 68 (5.71%) C# Developer
10 66 (5.54%) .NET Developer
11 63 (5.29%) Senior Developer
12 54 (4.53%) Web Developer
13 48 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
14 46 (3.86%) Java Software Engineer
14 46 (3.86%) C++ Developer
14 46 (3.86%) Junior Developer
15 40 (3.36%) Architect
16 38 (3.19%) Author
16 38 (3.19%) Technical Author
16 38 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (27.71%) .NET
2 207 (17.38%) HTML
3 167 (14.02%) ASP.NET
4 150 (12.59%) CSS
5 125 (10.50%) XML
6 113 (9.49%) Web Services
7 99 (8.31%) jQuery
8 69 (5.79%) WCF
9 66 (5.54%) J2EE
10 64 (5.37%) .NET Framework
10 64 (5.37%) HTML5
11 59 (4.95%) WinForms
12 58 (4.87%) Ajax
13 53 (4.45%) SOAP
14 51 (4.28%) WPF
15 45 (3.78%) Ruby on Rails
16 41 (3.44%) Spring
17 38 (3.19%) Hibernate
18 37 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (2.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 261 (21.91%) Mathematics
2 180 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (9.57%) Physics
4 75 (6.30%) Open Source
5 55 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 50 (4.20%) Mobile App
7 39 (3.27%) Statistics
8 33 (2.77%) Embedded Systems
9 31 (2.60%) Firmware
10 30 (2.52%) Informatics
10 30 (2.52%) Cryptography
11 29 (2.43%) User Experience
11 29 (2.43%) Visualisation
12 25 (2.10%) PKI
13 24 (2.02%) GIS
14 23 (1.93%) Artificial Intelligence
15 19 (1.60%) Replication
16 18 (1.51%) Internet of Things
16 18 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 264 (22.17%) Linux
2 197 (16.54%) Windows
3 167 (14.02%) UNIX
4 99 (8.31%) Android
5 63 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.35%) AIX
7 26 (2.18%) HPUX
8 15 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.67%) Solaris
10 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.50%) SUSE
11 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.50%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
12 5 (0.42%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (40.72%) Software Engineering
2 260 (21.83%) OO
3 234 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (8.90%) Scrum
5 98 (8.23%) Multithreading
6 88 (7.39%) Project Management
7 83 (6.97%) TDD
8 79 (6.63%) MVC
9 77 (6.47%) OOP
10 66 (5.54%) Web Development
11 58 (4.87%) Analytics
12 51 (4.28%) Android Development
13 48 (4.03%) OOD
14 47 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (3.95%) Mentoring
15 44 (3.69%) MVVM
15 44 (3.69%) UML
16 42 (3.53%) E-Commerce
16 42 (3.53%) Information Security
17 41 (3.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 450 (37.78%) C#
2 412 (34.59%) Java
3 314 (26.36%) C++
4 261 (21.91%) Python
5 248 (20.82%) SQL
6 213 (17.88%) C
7 205 (17.21%) JavaScript
8 115 (9.66%) PHP
9 65 (5.46%) VB.NET
9 65 (5.46%) Ruby
10 64 (5.37%) Perl
11 52 (4.37%) PL/SQL
12 49 (4.11%) VB
13 37 (3.11%) Objective-C
14 23 (1.93%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.93%) Scala
15 21 (1.76%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.51%) VBA
17 17 (1.43%) R
17 17 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 987 (82.87%) Degree
2 54 (4.53%) PhD
3 32 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.26%) CCNA
7 14 (1.18%) HNC
8 13 (1.09%) CCNP
8 13 (1.09%) CISSP
9 12 (1.01%) ISEB
10 11 (0.92%) Postgraduate
11 10 (0.84%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.76%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (0.59%) MCP
14 7 (0.59%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.59%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.50%) PMP
15 6 (0.50%) A+ Certification
16 5 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.88%) QA
2 17 (1.43%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.76%) SLA
4 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.50%) COBIT
5 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.084%) WCAG
6 1 (0.084%) WAI
6 1 (0.084%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.084%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.084%) JTAG
System Software
1 23 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.85%) KVM
3 19 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.18%) QEMU
5 7 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.42%) VMFS
8 3 (0.25%) vSphere
9 2 (0.17%) XenServer
9 2 (0.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.084%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (0.59%) Puppet
2 6 (0.50%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
4 2 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.084%) SCCM
5 1 (0.084%) Nagios
5 1 (0.084%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 167 (14.02%) Oracle
2 164 (13.77%) Microsoft
3 40 (3.36%) Cisco
4 37 (3.11%) JBoss
5 27 (2.27%) HP
6 25 (2.10%) Google
7 22 (1.85%) VMware
8 19 (1.60%) NetApp
9 18 (1.51%) DevExpress
10 14 (1.18%) Zend
11 12 (1.01%) Sun
12 11 (0.92%) EMC
13 10 (0.84%) Tableau
14 9 (0.76%) Serena
14 9 (0.76%) Actuate
14 9 (0.76%) SAP
14 9 (0.76%) Adobe
15 8 (0.67%) Business Objects
16 7 (0.59%) Dell
17 6 (0.50%) CA
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
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Salary: £26000 to £28000 per annum - extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £0 to £40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum according to experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Cisco Partner Sales Academy
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Salary: £22000
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + full bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bens pens, share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
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