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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 562 567 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.48% 7.11% 6.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.59% 19.36% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 493 446 406
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
3023 2929 2940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.26% 36.73% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2415 2330 2432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 262 £42,500 +6.25% 56
Hertfordshire -3 120 £28,500 -28.75% 21
Bedfordshire -3 71 £33,250 -11.33% 8
Essex +13 60 £36,000 -10.00% 19
Suffolk +6 40 £25,500 -23.88% 5
Norfolk -1 9 £25,500 +13.33% 2
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 907 (83.29%) Degree
2 428 (39.30%) Software Engineering
3 324 (29.75%) Java
4 318 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
5 315 (28.93%) C++
6 309 (28.37%) C#
7 300 (27.55%) SQL
8 269 (24.70%) .NET
9 261 (23.97%) Mathematics
10 260 (23.88%) JavaScript
11 235 (21.58%) HTML
12 222 (20.39%) C
13 212 (19.47%) Microsoft
14 202 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
15 186 (17.08%) OO
16 183 (16.80%) Linux
17 179 (16.44%) Python
18 164 (15.06%) SQL Server
19 158 (14.51%) Windows
20 148 (13.59%) CSS
21 145 (13.31%) Scrum
22 142 (13.04%) Finance
23 141 (12.95%) jQuery
24 123 (11.29%) ASP.NET
25 116 (10.65%) MS Excel
26 113 (10.38%) Web Services
27 109 (10.01%) SDLC
28 104 (9.55%) Android
29 98 (9.00%) Physics
30 97 (8.91%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (3.49%) JBoss
2 31 (2.85%) Tomcat
3 14 (1.29%) Node.js
4 13 (1.19%) OpenStack
5 12 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.83%) IIS
7 7 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.64%) Apache
7 7 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.46%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.37%) Confluence
10 3 (0.28%) SAS
11 2 (0.18%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.18%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.092%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.092%) Smallworld
12 1 (0.092%) Drupal
12 1 (0.092%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 116 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 39 (3.58%) MS Office
3 23 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.83%) MS Project
6 7 (0.64%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.46%) FrameMaker
7 5 (0.46%) XMetaL
7 5 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.28%) SPSS
10 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.092%) Simulink
11 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (0.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (0.18%) AWD
2 1 (0.092%) Magento
2 1 (0.092%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.092%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.12%) SaaS
2 25 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.73%) Office 365
4 8 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.37%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.37%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.28%) GitHub
8 1 (0.092%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.32%) Internet
2 36 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.48%) Wireless
4 23 (2.11%) 2G
4 23 (2.11%) 3G
5 18 (1.65%) Firewall
5 18 (1.65%) LTE
6 17 (1.56%) Broadband
7 11 (1.01%) Ethernet
8 10 (0.92%) HTTP
9 5 (0.46%) DNS
10 4 (0.37%) SSL
10 4 (0.37%) WAN
11 3 (0.28%) SAN
11 3 (0.28%) VPN
11 3 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.28%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.28%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.28%) NAS
11 3 (0.28%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 72 (6.61%) MySQL
4 63 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 34 (3.12%) RDBMS
6 33 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (2.57%) MongoDB
9 27 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (1.19%) Informix
13 10 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.73%) MS Access
14 8 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.73%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.73%) SAP BW
14 8 (0.73%) Neo4j
14 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.46%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 70 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 42 (3.86%) Selenium
3 41 (3.76%) Maven
4 39 (3.58%) Visual Studio
5 38 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 34 (3.12%) Eclipse
7 26 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (2.30%) Subversion
9 22 (2.02%) LabVIEW
10 19 (1.74%) NUnit
11 14 (1.29%) JUnit
12 13 (1.19%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.01%) JIRA
14 9 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (0.83%) Eclipse RCP
15 8 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 7 (0.64%) CruiseControl
16 7 (0.64%) Bugzilla
16 7 (0.64%) MSBuild
17 6 (0.55%) GCC
General
1 142 (13.04%) Finance
2 78 (7.16%) Telecoms
3 67 (6.15%) Electronics
4 40 (3.67%) Marketing
5 32 (2.94%) Banking
6 28 (2.57%) Games
7 22 (2.02%) Retail
8 21 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.74%) Back Office
10 17 (1.56%) Automotive
11 9 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.73%) Legal
13 7 (0.64%) Arabic Language
13 7 (0.64%) German Language
13 7 (0.64%) Russian Language
14 6 (0.55%) Law
15 5 (0.46%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.46%) Polish Language
15 5 (0.46%) French Language
16 4 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 478 (43.89%) Developer
2 327 (30.03%) Software Engineer
3 159 (14.60%) Graduate
4 156 (14.33%) Software Developer
5 134 (12.30%) Java Developer
6 70 (6.43%) Analyst
6 70 (6.43%) Graduate Developer
7 66 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 56 (5.14%) Programmer
9 55 (5.05%) Junior
10 46 (4.22%) Junior Developer
11 45 (4.13%) Test Engineer
11 45 (4.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 39 (3.58%) Senior Developer
13 36 (3.31%) C++ Developer
13 36 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
14 33 (3.03%) Web Developer
15 32 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
16 30 (2.75%) C++ Software Engineer
16 30 (2.75%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (24.70%) .NET
2 235 (21.58%) HTML
3 148 (13.59%) CSS
4 141 (12.95%) jQuery
5 123 (11.29%) ASP.NET
6 113 (10.38%) Web Services
7 74 (6.80%) Spring
8 65 (5.97%) XML
9 48 (4.41%) Hibernate
10 45 (4.13%) .NET Framework
10 45 (4.13%) HTML5
11 35 (3.21%) WPF
11 35 (3.21%) MFC
12 34 (3.12%) Entity Framework
13 32 (2.94%) RESTful
14 31 (2.85%) J2EE
15 30 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (2.57%) SOAP
17 25 (2.30%) JPA
17 25 (2.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 261 (23.97%) Mathematics
2 202 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (9.00%) Physics
4 92 (8.45%) Algorithms
5 65 (5.97%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.75%) Pocket PC
6 30 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.75%) Internet of Things
6 30 (2.75%) User Experience
7 27 (2.48%) Statistics
8 26 (2.39%) GIS
8 26 (2.39%) Embedded Systems
9 22 (2.02%) Client/Server
10 21 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.84%) Robotics
12 18 (1.65%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.47%) Mechatronics
13 16 (1.47%) N-Tier
14 15 (1.38%) Informatics
15 13 (1.19%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 183 (16.80%) Linux
2 158 (14.51%) Windows
3 104 (9.55%) Android
4 87 (7.99%) Apple iOS
5 70 (6.43%) UNIX
6 19 (1.74%) AIX
7 17 (1.56%) HPUX
8 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.18%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.18%) Solaris
13 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.092%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.092%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.092%) OpenWrt
14 1 (0.092%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (39.30%) Software Engineering
2 318 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (17.08%) OO
4 145 (13.31%) Scrum
5 109 (10.01%) SDLC
6 97 (8.91%) MVC
7 69 (6.34%) TDD
8 68 (6.24%) Project Management
9 62 (5.69%) Unit Testing
10 60 (5.51%) OOP
11 50 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (4.32%) Web Development
13 45 (4.13%) Open Source
14 44 (4.04%) Mentoring
15 41 (3.76%) OOD
16 39 (3.58%) Workflow
17 35 (3.21%) E-Commerce
18 34 (3.12%) Kanban
19 33 (3.03%) Multithreading
20 31 (2.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 324 (29.75%) Java
2 315 (28.93%) C++
3 309 (28.37%) C#
4 300 (27.55%) SQL
5 260 (23.88%) JavaScript
6 222 (20.39%) C
7 179 (16.44%) Python
8 72 (6.61%) PHP
9 49 (4.50%) Perl
9 49 (4.50%) Objective-C
10 32 (2.94%) Embedded C
11 29 (2.66%) Ruby
12 25 (2.30%) Embedded C++
12 25 (2.30%) VB.NET
13 23 (2.11%) MATLAB
14 20 (1.84%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.84%) T-SQL
15 18 (1.65%) Scala
16 15 (1.38%) Bash Shell
17 13 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 907 (83.29%) Degree
2 51 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 47 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (4.04%) PhD
5 32 (2.94%) MCP
6 26 (2.39%) SC Cleared
7 18 (1.65%) HNC
8 15 (1.38%) HND
9 13 (1.19%) CISSP
10 11 (1.01%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.01%) ISEB
11 10 (0.92%) MCSE
12 9 (0.83%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.64%) CCNP
13 7 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.55%) CEH
15 5 (0.46%) RHCE
15 5 (0.46%) Postgraduate
16 4 (0.37%) ISACA
17 3 (0.28%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.80%) QA
2 6 (0.55%) ISO 8583
2 6 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (0.55%) TickIT
3 5 (0.46%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.46%) ISO 9002
4 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.092%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.092%) DO-178B
System Software
1 21 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.74%) Firmware
3 12 (1.10%) KVM
4 10 (0.92%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.55%) Docker
6 5 (0.46%) QEMU
6 5 (0.46%) LXC
6 5 (0.46%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.46%) NFS
6 5 (0.46%) Xen
7 3 (0.28%) Samba
8 2 (0.18%) Ceph
8 2 (0.18%) vSphere
9 1 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (0.73%) Puppet
2 5 (0.46%) Mesos
3 4 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.28%) Ansible
4 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.092%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 212 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 88 (8.08%) Oracle
3 30 (2.75%) VMware
4 21 (1.93%) Cisco
5 18 (1.65%) Google
6 13 (1.19%) TOWER Software
7 12 (1.10%) Xamarin
8 10 (0.92%) Citrix
9 9 (0.83%) SAP
10 7 (0.64%) HP
11 6 (0.55%) IBM
11 6 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.55%) Apple
11 6 (0.55%) Autodesk
12 5 (0.46%) Siemens
12 5 (0.46%) Pegasus
12 5 (0.46%) Allen-Bradley
12 5 (0.46%) T-Plan
12 5 (0.46%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.37%) PTC
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-42k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
jft maintenance
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago