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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / East of England
Rank 21 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 486 603 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 8.39% 8.80% 6.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.63% 20.81% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 413 485 380
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
2247 2897 2936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.77% 42.29% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 2226 2270
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,675 £25,841
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 265 £37,500 -3.84% 54
Hertfordshire -2 97 £37,500 -16.66% 20
Essex -5 78 £52,500 +40.00% 5
Bedfordshire 0 22 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Suffolk -23 14 £52,500 +150.00% 3
Norfolk 0 11 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 755 (78.65%) Degree
2 444 (46.25%) Java
3 400 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 327 (34.06%) C++
5 276 (28.75%) C#
6 262 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
7 251 (26.15%) JavaScript
8 243 (25.31%) Mathematics
9 216 (22.50%) SQL
10 215 (22.40%) Linux
11 211 (21.98%) Python
12 204 (21.25%) .NET
13 200 (20.83%) Physics
14 194 (20.21%) CSS
15 191 (19.90%) HTML
16 173 (18.02%) C
17 146 (15.21%) OO
18 138 (14.38%) Windows
19 127 (13.23%) Algorithms
20 121 (12.60%) ASP.NET
21 119 (12.40%) Finance
22 117 (12.19%) Web Development
23 115 (11.98%) Oracle
24 111 (11.56%) SDLC
25 104 (10.83%) PhD
26 93 (9.69%) SQL Server
27 89 (9.27%) MySQL
28 88 (9.17%) Scrum
29 87 (9.06%) Multithreading
29 87 (9.06%) Relational Database

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (6.35%) JBoss
2 54 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 53 (5.52%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.19%) GlassFish
5 20 (2.08%) Confluence
5 20 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.35%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.04%) MS Exchange
8 10 (1.04%) WordPress
9 7 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.63%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.42%) Apache
13 3 (0.31%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.31%) IIS
13 3 (0.31%) SAS
13 3 (0.31%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 38 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.83%) MS Office
2 8 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.42%) Simulink
4 3 (0.31%) MS Project
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.21%) InDesign
5 2 (0.21%) SPSS
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (1.15%) SAP BPC
2 5 (0.52%) Endur
3 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (1.56%) SaaS
5 14 (1.46%) GitHub
6 11 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.15%) PaaS
7 10 (1.04%) IaaS
8 4 (0.42%) Office 365
9 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.21%) Google Play
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.17%) Internet
2 24 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 22 (2.29%) Wireless
4 20 (2.08%) HTTP
5 16 (1.67%) Ethernet
6 15 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (1.46%) Bluetooth
8 13 (1.35%) DNS
9 12 (1.25%) Firewall
10 11 (1.15%) SSL
11 5 (0.52%) SAN
12 4 (0.42%) LAN
12 4 (0.42%) LDAP
12 4 (0.42%) SNMP
12 4 (0.42%) WAN
13 3 (0.31%) VPN
13 3 (0.31%) WLAN
13 3 (0.31%) X.509
13 3 (0.31%) ZigBee
14 2 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 89 (9.27%) MySQL
3 87 (9.06%) Relational Database
4 69 (7.19%) NoSQL
5 44 (4.58%) Big Data
6 36 (3.75%) MongoDB
7 31 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 28 (2.92%) RDBMS
9 25 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.67%) MS Access
12 15 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (1.46%) HBase
14 13 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.25%) Power BI
15 12 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (1.15%) Data Mining
16 11 (1.15%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 76 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 60 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 50 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (4.48%) Maven
5 41 (4.27%) Gradle
6 35 (3.65%) JIRA
7 34 (3.54%) Subversion
8 32 (3.33%) NUnit
9 30 (3.13%) LabVIEW
10 27 (2.81%) Ant
11 26 (2.71%) Selenium
12 23 (2.40%) gulp
13 18 (1.88%) Rhino Mocks
14 16 (1.67%) Grunt
15 13 (1.35%) Ranorex
15 13 (1.35%) TeamCity
16 9 (0.94%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.83%) Jenkins
17 8 (0.83%) LoadRunner
18 7 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 119 (12.40%) Finance
2 76 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 44 (4.58%) Games
4 43 (4.48%) Automotive
5 38 (3.96%) Banking
6 28 (2.92%) Aerospace
7 27 (2.81%) Retail
8 21 (2.19%) Electronics
9 20 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 20 (2.08%) Publishing
10 11 (1.15%) French Language
11 10 (1.04%) Italian Language
11 10 (1.04%) Marketing
12 9 (0.94%) German Language
13 7 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.42%) Advertising
14 4 (0.42%) Billing
14 4 (0.42%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.31%) Military
16 2 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 541 (56.35%) Developer
2 218 (22.71%) Software Engineer
3 204 (21.25%) Java Developer
4 181 (18.85%) Graduate
5 159 (16.56%) Software Developer
6 125 (13.02%) Graduate Developer
7 103 (10.73%) Java Engineer
8 88 (9.17%) Java Software Engineer
9 86 (8.96%) Senior Developer
10 85 (8.85%) C++ Developer
11 80 (8.33%) C# Developer
12 75 (7.81%) Programmer
13 64 (6.67%) .NET Developer
14 63 (6.56%) C++ Software Engineer
14 63 (6.56%) Java Programmer
15 61 (6.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 59 (6.15%) Web Developer
17 58 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
18 54 (5.63%) Java Software Developer
19 53 (5.52%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (21.25%) .NET
2 194 (20.21%) CSS
3 191 (19.90%) HTML
4 121 (12.60%) ASP.NET
5 86 (8.96%) Web Services
6 76 (7.92%) J2EE
7 73 (7.60%) AngularJS
8 71 (7.40%) jQuery
9 64 (6.67%) HTML5
10 60 (6.25%) Spring
11 52 (5.42%) Ajax
11 52 (5.42%) Node.js
12 49 (5.10%) CSS3
12 49 (5.10%) Hibernate
13 45 (4.69%) REST
14 41 (4.27%) XML
15 39 (4.06%) Swing
16 36 (3.75%) SOAP
17 33 (3.44%) Java EE
18 32 (3.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 243 (25.31%) Mathematics
2 200 (20.83%) Physics
3 127 (13.23%) Algorithms
4 68 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (6.04%) Management Information System
6 49 (5.10%) User Experience
7 47 (4.90%) Visualisation
8 35 (3.65%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.50%) Internet of Things
10 23 (2.40%) Data Structures
11 21 (2.19%) Informatics
11 21 (2.19%) Virtual Team
12 20 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.88%) Data Centre
14 17 (1.77%) Device Driver
15 16 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
15 16 (1.67%) Biology
16 14 (1.46%) Fintech
16 14 (1.46%) Robotics
17 13 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 215 (22.40%) Linux
2 138 (14.38%) Windows
3 61 (6.35%) Unix
4 48 (5.00%) Android
5 33 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.25%) Windows CE
7 9 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.31%) Debian
10 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.21%) CentOS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.10%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) HPUX
12 1 (0.10%) Solaris
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 262 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (15.21%) OO
4 117 (12.19%) Web Development
5 111 (11.56%) SDLC
6 88 (9.17%) Scrum
7 87 (9.06%) Multithreading
8 84 (8.75%) MVC
9 80 (8.33%) OOP
10 61 (6.35%) Unit Testing
11 59 (6.15%) OOD
12 56 (5.83%) Machine Learning
13 51 (5.31%) E-Commerce
14 46 (4.79%) Front End Development
15 45 (4.69%) Bioinformatics
16 44 (4.58%) Open Source
17 43 (4.48%) Analytics
18 39 (4.06%) Data Visualisation
19 36 (3.75%) Image Processing
20 35 (3.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 444 (46.25%) Java
2 327 (34.06%) C++
3 276 (28.75%) C#
4 251 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 216 (22.50%) SQL
6 211 (21.98%) Python
7 173 (18.02%) C
8 73 (7.60%) Perl
9 58 (6.04%) PHP
10 36 (3.75%) MATLAB
11 33 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 30 (3.13%) Bash Shell
13 25 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 21 (2.19%) Ruby
15 19 (1.98%) VBA
16 18 (1.88%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.25%) VB.NET
18 10 (1.04%) Assembly Language
19 9 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 755 (78.65%) Degree
2 104 (10.83%) PhD
3 28 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.08%) ISEB
5 13 (1.35%) MCP
5 13 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.35%) PMP
6 11 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.04%) Postgraduate
7 10 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.94%) IIBA
9 8 (0.83%) BC Cleared
10 7 (0.73%) CBAP
11 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.42%) CISSP
12 4 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.31%) CISA
13 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.83%) QA
2 12 (1.25%) SLA
3 6 (0.63%) MISRA
4 5 (0.52%) WCAG
5 4 (0.42%) WAI
6 3 (0.31%) GxP
6 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.10%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.10%) HL7
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.10%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (2.29%) Docker
2 14 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.15%) Firmware
4 11 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.52%) XenServer
6 4 (0.42%) vSphere
7 3 (0.31%) KVM
7 3 (0.31%) Xen
8 2 (0.21%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.10%) HDFS
9 1 (0.10%) LXC
9 1 (0.10%) QEMU
9 1 (0.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (2.40%) Nagios
2 14 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (1.04%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.42%) Ansible
5 4 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.42%) OpenView
5 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.42%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (0.31%) Kibana
7 2 (0.21%) Puppet
8 1 (0.10%) Grafana
8 1 (0.10%) Graphite
8 1 (0.10%) Mesos
8 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.10%) Packer
8 1 (0.10%) SCCM
8 1 (0.10%) SCOM
8 1 (0.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 115 (11.98%) Oracle
2 66 (6.88%) Microsoft
3 34 (3.54%) IBM
4 20 (2.08%) HP
4 20 (2.08%) VMware
5 18 (1.88%) SAP
6 17 (1.77%) Citrix
7 16 (1.67%) Cisco
7 16 (1.67%) Cognos
8 14 (1.46%) BMC
8 14 (1.46%) Sun
9 13 (1.35%) EMC
10 12 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.15%) Juniper
12 10 (1.04%) NetApp
12 10 (1.04%) QNX
13 9 (0.94%) Google
13 9 (0.94%) Xamarin
14 7 (0.73%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.63%) CA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 + Company Car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
The People Network
Salary: holiday discounts, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago