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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 477 595 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.46% 7.05% 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.11% 18.47% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 421 454 419
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
2961 3221 3049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.09% 38.15% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 2506 2632
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 0 250 £42,500 +13.33% 50
Hertfordshire -34 86 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Essex +11 54 £36,000 -10.00% 7
Bedfordshire +13 44 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Suffolk +6 35 £33,000 +10.00% 6
Norfolk -1 9 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 875 (85.20%) Degree
2 404 (39.34%) Software Engineering
3 348 (33.89%) C++
4 297 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
5 293 (28.53%) C#
6 273 (26.58%) .NET
7 272 (26.48%) Java
8 271 (26.39%) SQL
9 243 (23.66%) HTML
10 241 (23.47%) JavaScript
10 241 (23.47%) C
11 220 (21.42%) Microsoft
12 211 (20.55%) Mathematics
13 187 (18.21%) Python
13 187 (18.21%) OO
14 181 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
15 176 (17.14%) Linux
16 164 (15.97%) SQL Server
17 163 (15.87%) Windows
18 153 (14.90%) CSS
19 144 (14.02%) Finance
20 126 (12.27%) jQuery
21 124 (12.07%) ASP.NET
22 120 (11.68%) MS Excel
23 117 (11.39%) Scrum
24 115 (11.20%) Web Services
25 114 (11.10%) Android
26 109 (10.61%) MVC
27 98 (9.54%) Electronics
27 98 (9.54%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 27 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.95%) Tomcat
3 19 (1.85%) JBoss
4 15 (1.46%) OpenStack
5 13 (1.27%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (1.17%) Node.js
7 11 (1.07%) IIS
8 9 (0.88%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.88%) Apache
9 6 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.49%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.39%) SAS
11 4 (0.39%) Confluence
12 3 (0.29%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.19%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.19%) Drupal
13 2 (0.19%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.19%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.097%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 120 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.99%) MS Office
3 24 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.88%) MS Project
6 5 (0.49%) Final Cut Pro
6 5 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.39%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.39%) SPSS
7 4 (0.39%) XMetaL
8 3 (0.29%) Mingle
8 3 (0.29%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.097%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.097%) Simulink
9 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.097%) AWD
2 1 (0.097%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (2.24%) SaaS
3 12 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.68%) Office 365
6 4 (0.39%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.39%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) PaaS
7 2 (0.19%) GitHub
7 2 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (7.01%) Internet
2 39 (3.80%) Wireless
3 26 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 24 (2.34%) HTTP
5 18 (1.75%) Broadband
6 16 (1.56%) 3G
6 16 (1.56%) 2G
7 12 (1.17%) LTE
8 8 (0.78%) Bluetooth
8 8 (0.78%) Firewall
9 7 (0.68%) ZigBee
9 7 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.58%) IPv4
11 5 (0.49%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.49%) Intranet
12 4 (0.39%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.29%) DNS
14 2 (0.19%) SMTP
14 2 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 70 (6.82%) MySQL
3 67 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 41 (3.99%) NoSQL
5 33 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (2.04%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.75%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.27%) MS Access
14 11 (1.07%) Neo4j
14 11 (1.07%) Big Data
15 10 (0.97%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 73 (7.11%) Git (software)
2 50 (4.87%) Visual Studio
3 41 (3.99%) Maven
4 31 (3.02%) Eclipse
4 31 (3.02%) Subversion
4 31 (3.02%) Jenkins
5 26 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (2.43%) NUnit
7 23 (2.24%) Selenium
8 16 (1.56%) JUnit
9 13 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (0.97%) CruiseControl
11 9 (0.88%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.88%) GCC
11 9 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.78%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (0.68%) LLVM
13 7 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 144 (14.02%) Finance
2 98 (9.54%) Electronics
3 89 (8.67%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.19%) Marketing
5 42 (4.09%) Banking
6 30 (2.92%) Games
7 21 (2.04%) Retail
8 20 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.56%) Back Office
10 14 (1.36%) Automotive
11 11 (1.07%) Multimedia
12 10 (0.97%) Legal
12 10 (0.97%) Arabic Language
12 10 (0.97%) Russian Language
13 8 (0.78%) Law
14 7 (0.68%) French Language
14 7 (0.68%) German Language
14 7 (0.68%) Advertising
14 7 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.49%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 461 (44.89%) Developer
2 307 (29.89%) Software Engineer
3 150 (14.61%) Software Developer
4 144 (14.02%) Graduate
5 107 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 84 (8.18%) C# Developer
7 70 (6.82%) Analyst
8 59 (5.74%) Graduate Developer
9 51 (4.97%) Junior
10 50 (4.87%) Senior Developer
10 50 (4.87%) Programmer
10 50 (4.87%) C++ Developer
11 48 (4.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 46 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
13 45 (4.38%) Junior Developer
14 43 (4.19%) Test Engineer
15 38 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
16 35 (3.41%) Web Developer
17 29 (2.82%) Consultant
18 28 (2.73%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (26.58%) .NET
2 243 (23.66%) HTML
3 153 (14.90%) CSS
4 126 (12.27%) jQuery
5 124 (12.07%) ASP.NET
6 115 (11.20%) Web Services
7 82 (7.98%) XML
8 55 (5.36%) Spring
9 46 (4.48%) HTML5
9 46 (4.48%) SOAP
10 42 (4.09%) .NET Framework
11 36 (3.51%) Hibernate
12 35 (3.41%) MFC
13 33 (3.21%) JSP
13 33 (3.21%) RESTful
14 32 (3.12%) WPF
15 31 (3.02%) Ajax
16 26 (2.53%) JDBC
16 26 (2.53%) J2EE
16 26 (2.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 211 (20.55%) Mathematics
2 181 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (9.54%) Algorithms
4 65 (6.33%) Physics
5 55 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 47 (4.58%) User Experience
7 45 (4.38%) Internet of Things
8 37 (3.60%) Mobile App
9 30 (2.92%) Client/Server
10 28 (2.73%) Statistics
10 28 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
11 27 (2.63%) Pocket PC
12 26 (2.53%) Robotics
13 25 (2.43%) Visualisation
14 22 (2.14%) Mechatronics
15 21 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (1.66%) Informatics
17 16 (1.56%) N-Tier
18 14 (1.36%) GIS
19 13 (1.27%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 176 (17.14%) Linux
2 163 (15.87%) Windows
3 114 (11.10%) Android
4 95 (9.25%) Apple iOS
5 80 (7.79%) UNIX
6 16 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 15 (1.46%) AIX
8 12 (1.17%) HPUX
9 10 (0.97%) Solaris
10 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.68%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.19%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.19%) Debian
12 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.097%) CentOS
13 1 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.097%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (39.34%) Software Engineering
2 297 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (18.21%) OO
4 117 (11.39%) Scrum
5 109 (10.61%) MVC
6 77 (7.50%) SDLC
7 71 (6.91%) TDD
8 55 (5.36%) Project Management
9 52 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 51 (4.97%) OOD
10 51 (4.97%) Mentoring
11 50 (4.87%) OOP
12 49 (4.77%) Web Development
13 48 (4.67%) Unit Testing
14 46 (4.48%) Workflow
15 45 (4.38%) Open Source
16 44 (4.28%) Analytics
17 43 (4.19%) User Stories
18 36 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (3.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 348 (33.89%) C++
2 293 (28.53%) C#
3 272 (26.48%) Java
4 271 (26.39%) SQL
5 241 (23.47%) JavaScript
5 241 (23.47%) C
6 187 (18.21%) Python
7 66 (6.43%) PHP
8 58 (5.65%) Objective-C
9 43 (4.19%) Perl
10 36 (3.51%) Embedded C
11 34 (3.31%) MATLAB
12 33 (3.21%) Embedded C++
12 33 (3.21%) Ruby
13 25 (2.43%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.46%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.46%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.07%) R
16 10 (0.97%) Delphi
16 10 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 875 (85.20%) Degree
2 39 (3.80%) Security Cleared
2 39 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.82%) MCP
4 25 (2.43%) PhD
5 20 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.07%) HNC
7 10 (0.97%) ISEB
8 8 (0.78%) MCSE
9 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.68%) Sun Certification
10 6 (0.58%) CISSP
11 4 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 3 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.19%) MCPD
13 2 (0.19%) CEH
13 2 (0.19%) CISMP
13 2 (0.19%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.50%) QA
2 13 (1.27%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.49%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.49%) ISO 9002
4 4 (0.39%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.097%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.097%) DO-178B
System Software
1 34 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.66%) Firmware
3 15 (1.46%) KVM
4 12 (1.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.68%) QEMU
6 6 (0.58%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (0.49%) LXC
7 5 (0.49%) Docker
7 5 (0.49%) Xen
8 3 (0.29%) Ceph
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.097%) Samba
9 1 (0.097%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.097%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.68%) Puppet
3 5 (0.49%) Mesos
4 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.097%) Ansible
5 1 (0.097%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.097%) Nagios
Vendors
1 220 (21.42%) Microsoft
2 61 (5.94%) Oracle
3 37 (3.60%) VMware
4 20 (1.95%) TOWER Software
5 14 (1.36%) Google
6 13 (1.27%) Cisco
6 13 (1.27%) HP
7 12 (1.17%) Tableau
8 11 (1.07%) Xamarin
8 11 (1.07%) Citrix
9 7 (0.68%) SAP
9 7 (0.68%) IBM
10 6 (0.58%) Apple
11 5 (0.49%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.49%) Allen-Bradley
11 5 (0.49%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.49%) T-Plan
11 5 (0.49%) Siemens
11 5 (0.49%) Pegasus
11 5 (0.49%) i2
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Eye, Suffolk
set2recruit
Salary: € Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Central Employment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48K DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Private Medical, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago