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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 579 475 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.54% 6.55% 7.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.44% 22.11% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 445 410 574
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £46,000
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
2190 2148 2702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.53% 29.64% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1810 2228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +3 314 £40,000 +5.26% 48
Hertfordshire -2 131 £40,000 +22.13% 18
Bedfordshire +35 71 £36,500 +15.87% 3
Essex +19 33 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Suffolk -21 16 £31,000 -16.21% 4
Norfolk -4 13 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 984 (82.07%) Degree
2 453 (37.78%) Software Engineering
3 438 (36.53%) C#
4 431 (35.95%) Java
5 329 (27.44%) C++
6 321 (26.77%) .NET
7 278 (23.19%) Mathematics
8 264 (22.02%) Linux
9 259 (21.60%) SQL
9 259 (21.60%) Python
10 254 (21.18%) OO
11 215 (17.93%) HTML
12 214 (17.85%) C
13 212 (17.68%) JavaScript
14 193 (16.10%) Windows
15 185 (15.43%) Oracle
15 185 (15.43%) SQL Server
16 169 (14.10%) UNIX
17 162 (13.51%) Microsoft
18 160 (13.34%) Finance
19 158 (13.18%) ASP.NET
20 155 (12.93%) CSS
21 149 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
22 130 (10.84%) Physics
23 121 (10.09%) XML
24 118 (9.84%) Web Services
25 115 (9.59%) Scrum
26 114 (9.51%) PHP
27 110 (9.17%) Relational Database
28 103 (8.59%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (4.84%) Apache
2 43 (3.59%) Tomcat
3 40 (3.34%) SharePoint
4 38 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 38 (3.17%) IIS
5 30 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 25 (2.09%) WebSphere
7 23 (1.92%) OpenStack
8 14 (1.17%) CMS
8 14 (1.17%) SAS
9 11 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (0.92%) CloudStack
9 11 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
10 9 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
11 7 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.58%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
13 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 68 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.84%) XMetaL
3 19 (1.58%) MS Office
4 15 (1.25%) FrameMaker
5 13 (1.08%) MS Project
5 13 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.58%) Simulink
6 7 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.50%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.42%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.083%) SPSS
10 1 (0.083%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.083%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.67%) Magento
3 7 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.42%) Endur
5 3 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
5 3 (0.25%) LabWindows
5 3 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.083%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.083%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.083%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (1.50%) SaaS
3 5 (0.42%) PaaS
3 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.33%) Office 365
4 4 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (0.25%) Responsys
5 3 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.59%) Internet
2 46 (3.84%) Wireless
3 36 (3.00%) 3G
3 36 (3.00%) 2G
4 34 (2.84%) Firewall
5 26 (2.17%) LTE
6 25 (2.09%) SAN
6 25 (2.09%) HTTP
7 22 (1.83%) TCP/IP
8 18 (1.50%) NAS
9 16 (1.33%) Network Security
9 16 (1.33%) Ethernet
10 15 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (1.17%) Intranet
11 14 (1.17%) DNS
12 13 (1.08%) VPN
13 10 (0.83%) 3GPP
13 10 (0.83%) SSL
14 8 (0.67%) MPLS
14 8 (0.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 110 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 84 (7.01%) MySQL
4 62 (5.17%) RDBMS
5 47 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 46 (3.84%) Oracle Database
7 37 (3.09%) Data Mining
8 35 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (2.84%) Hadoop
10 26 (2.17%) MongoDB
11 25 (2.09%) Big Data
12 24 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
16 17 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (1.17%) Informix
18 14 (1.17%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 74 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 58 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 50 (4.17%) Maven
4 40 (3.34%) Subversion
5 26 (2.17%) NUnit
5 26 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 25 (2.09%) Selenium
7 22 (1.83%) Moq
8 21 (1.75%) Ant
8 21 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 19 (1.58%) MSTest
9 19 (1.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 17 (1.42%) JUnit
11 16 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (1.25%) Gradle
13 13 (1.08%) GCC
13 13 (1.08%) XMLSpy
14 12 (1.00%) LLVM
15 10 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 9 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 160 (13.34%) Finance
2 82 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 55 (4.59%) Electronics
4 52 (4.34%) Marketing
5 51 (4.25%) Banking
6 35 (2.92%) Games
7 24 (2.00%) Retail
8 20 (1.67%) Automotive
9 16 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.17%) Publishing
11 11 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.83%) Military
13 9 (0.75%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.67%) Back Office
15 7 (0.58%) Advertising
16 5 (0.42%) Billing
16 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.083%) Law
17 1 (0.083%) Legal
Job Titles
1 577 (48.12%) Developer
2 249 (20.77%) Software Engineer
3 180 (15.01%) Software Developer
4 148 (12.34%) Graduate
5 115 (9.59%) Java Developer
6 88 (7.34%) Graduate Developer
7 81 (6.76%) Junior
8 73 (6.09%) Analyst
9 68 (5.67%) Senior Developer
10 63 (5.25%) .NET Developer
11 60 (5.00%) C# Developer
12 54 (4.50%) Web Developer
13 46 (3.84%) C++ Developer
14 45 (3.75%) Junior Developer
15 43 (3.59%) Architect
16 42 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
17 40 (3.34%) Senior Software Engineer
17 40 (3.34%) Programmer
18 35 (2.92%) Author
18 35 (2.92%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (26.77%) .NET
2 215 (17.93%) HTML
3 158 (13.18%) ASP.NET
4 155 (12.93%) CSS
5 121 (10.09%) XML
6 118 (9.84%) Web Services
7 89 (7.42%) jQuery
8 68 (5.67%) J2EE
9 65 (5.42%) WinForms
10 62 (5.17%) .NET Framework
10 62 (5.17%) WCF
11 56 (4.67%) Ajax
12 52 (4.34%) SOAP
13 51 (4.25%) WPF
14 50 (4.17%) HTML5
15 48 (4.00%) Spring
16 46 (3.84%) Ruby on Rails
17 43 (3.59%) Hibernate
18 37 (3.09%) XSLT
19 32 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 278 (23.19%) Mathematics
2 130 (10.84%) Physics
3 68 (5.67%) Open Source
4 60 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 49 (4.09%) Mobile App
6 46 (3.84%) Statistics
7 33 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (2.75%) Visualisation
8 32 (2.67%) Informatics
8 32 (2.67%) Firmware
9 30 (2.50%) Cryptography
10 25 (2.09%) PKI
11 23 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
11 23 (1.92%) GIS
12 21 (1.75%) Replication
13 19 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
14 16 (1.33%) Social Media
14 16 (1.33%) Robotics
15 15 (1.25%) Biology
16 14 (1.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 264 (22.02%) Linux
2 193 (16.10%) Windows
3 169 (14.10%) UNIX
4 93 (7.76%) Android
5 58 (4.84%) Apple iOS
6 30 (2.50%) AIX
7 29 (2.42%) HPUX
8 12 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.75%) Solaris
10 8 (0.67%) SUSE
10 8 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.50%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.25%) Windows CE
16 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (37.78%) Software Engineering
2 254 (21.18%) OO
3 149 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (9.59%) Scrum
5 98 (8.17%) Multithreading
6 87 (7.26%) Project Management
7 86 (7.17%) TDD
8 85 (7.09%) OOP
9 76 (6.34%) MVC
10 62 (5.17%) Analytics
11 58 (4.84%) Web Development
12 55 (4.59%) Android Development
13 49 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (4.09%) OOD
14 46 (3.84%) UML
15 44 (3.67%) E-Commerce
16 41 (3.42%) Information Security
16 41 (3.42%) Machine Learning
17 40 (3.34%) MVVM
18 38 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 438 (36.53%) C#
2 431 (35.95%) Java
3 329 (27.44%) C++
4 259 (21.60%) SQL
4 259 (21.60%) Python
5 214 (17.85%) C
6 212 (17.68%) JavaScript
7 114 (9.51%) PHP
8 71 (5.92%) Perl
9 67 (5.59%) VB.NET
10 63 (5.25%) PL/SQL
11 62 (5.17%) Ruby
12 50 (4.17%) VB
13 31 (2.59%) Objective-C
14 25 (2.09%) Shell Script
15 20 (1.67%) T-SQL
16 19 (1.58%) Scala
17 18 (1.50%) VBA
18 17 (1.42%) R
19 14 (1.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 984 (82.07%) Degree
2 60 (5.00%) PhD
3 30 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.33%) CCNA
7 14 (1.17%) ISEB
7 14 (1.17%) HNC
8 13 (1.08%) Postgraduate
8 13 (1.08%) CCNP
8 13 (1.08%) CISSP
9 9 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.75%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.58%) PMP
11 7 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.50%) MBA
12 6 (0.50%) A+ Certification
12 6 (0.50%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.59%) QA
2 17 (1.42%) ISO 9000
3 10 (0.83%) COBIT
4 9 (0.75%) SLA
5 8 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.083%) WAI
7 1 (0.083%) JTAG
7 1 (0.083%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 23 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.75%) KVM
3 12 (1.00%) QEMU
4 8 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.42%) VMFS
8 3 (0.25%) vSphere
9 2 (0.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.083%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.67%) Puppet
2 8 (0.67%) Data Guard
3 5 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Statspack
5 2 (0.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.083%) Nagios
6 1 (0.083%) SCCM
6 1 (0.083%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 185 (15.43%) Oracle
2 162 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 40 (3.34%) Cisco
4 38 (3.17%) JBoss
5 34 (2.84%) HP
6 25 (2.09%) VMware
7 24 (2.00%) Google
8 20 (1.67%) DevExpress
9 19 (1.58%) NetApp
10 12 (1.00%) Business Objects
10 12 (1.00%) Zend
11 11 (0.92%) EMC
11 11 (0.92%) Sun
12 10 (0.83%) Adobe
12 10 (0.83%) Tableau
13 9 (0.75%) Serena
13 9 (0.75%) SAP
13 9 (0.75%) Actuate
14 8 (0.67%) Dell
15 7 (0.58%) Red Hat
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Posted: 12 hours ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Attractive dep. on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
Norfolk & Suffolk Constabularies
Salary: From £26,658 to £28,389 per annum (subject to evaluation)
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Healthcare , Pension , Gym , Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + be-health,pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Plugin Recruiter Ltd - Abcam
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago