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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 606 487 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.90% 6.85% 7.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.31% 18.00% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 477 421 606
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £58,400 £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
2716 2706 3343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.40% 38.06% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2151 2252 2802
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,550
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 30 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 30 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 0 304 £40,000 +15.94% 56
Hertfordshire -1 159 £40,000 - 23
Bedfordshire +41 77 £31,000 - 3
Essex +29 42 £40,000 - 4
Suffolk -25 17 £27,000 -16.92% 5
Norfolk +5 14 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 983 (83.09%) Degree
2 492 (41.59%) Software Engineering
3 444 (37.53%) C#
4 398 (33.64%) Java
5 333 (28.15%) .NET
6 307 (25.95%) C++
7 260 (21.98%) Linux
8 259 (21.89%) OO
8 259 (21.89%) Mathematics
9 254 (21.47%) Python
10 249 (21.05%) SQL
11 234 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
12 210 (17.75%) C
12 210 (17.75%) HTML
13 202 (17.08%) JavaScript
14 200 (16.91%) Windows
15 187 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
16 186 (15.72%) SQL Server
17 169 (14.29%) Finance
18 167 (14.12%) ASP.NET
19 162 (13.69%) Oracle
20 159 (13.44%) UNIX
20 159 (13.44%) Microsoft
21 152 (12.85%) CSS
22 130 (10.99%) Algorithms
23 122 (10.31%) XML
24 116 (9.81%) PHP
25 114 (9.64%) Physics
26 106 (8.96%) Web Services
27 101 (8.54%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.56%) Apache
2 43 (3.63%) Tomcat
3 38 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.96%) WebLogic
5 34 (2.87%) IIS
6 33 (2.79%) GlassFish
7 27 (2.28%) OpenStack
8 21 (1.78%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.27%) CMS
9 15 (1.27%) SAS
10 11 (0.93%) CloudStack
11 10 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
12 9 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
13 7 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.59%) Drupal
14 6 (0.51%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
15 5 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 77 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.04%) XMetaL
3 22 (1.86%) MS Office
4 13 (1.10%) FrameMaker
5 12 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.01%) MS Project
6 7 (0.59%) Simulink
7 6 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.42%) Mathematica
9 4 (0.34%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.34%) TargetLink
9 4 (0.34%) Mingle
10 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.085%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (0.85%) Magento
2 8 (0.68%) 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 (0.085%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.085%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.085%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.085%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (1.44%) SaaS
3 6 (0.51%) Office 365
4 5 (0.42%) PaaS
4 5 (0.42%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.085%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.085%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 101 (8.54%) Internet
2 50 (4.23%) Wireless
3 38 (3.21%) 3G
3 38 (3.21%) 2G
4 33 (2.79%) Firewall
5 31 (2.62%) LTE
6 29 (2.45%) TCP/IP
7 23 (1.94%) HTTP
8 22 (1.86%) SAN
9 21 (1.78%) NAS
10 18 (1.52%) Network Security
11 15 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (1.18%) Ethernet
12 14 (1.18%) Intranet
13 13 (1.10%) DNS
14 12 (1.01%) 3GPP
15 9 (0.76%) VPN
15 9 (0.76%) MPLS
16 8 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
17 7 (0.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (15.72%) SQL Server
2 100 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 88 (7.44%) MySQL
4 59 (4.99%) RDBMS
5 50 (4.23%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.87%) Oracle Database
7 33 (2.79%) Hadoop
7 33 (2.79%) Data Mining
8 31 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (2.37%) MongoDB
11 23 (1.94%) Big Data
12 20 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (1.52%) BigTable
15 15 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 90 (7.61%) Visual Studio
2 68 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 41 (3.47%) Maven
4 36 (3.04%) Subversion
5 25 (2.11%) NUnit
5 25 (2.11%) Selenium
6 23 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.61%) Ant
8 18 (1.52%) JUnit
8 18 (1.52%) MSTest
9 17 (1.44%) Moq
9 17 (1.44%) GCC
10 16 (1.35%) LLVM
11 15 (1.27%) Gradle
12 14 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
13 12 (1.01%) XMLSpy
14 11 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 11 (0.93%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (0.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 169 (14.29%) Finance
2 98 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 52 (4.40%) Marketing
4 50 (4.23%) Electronics
5 45 (3.80%) Banking
6 34 (2.87%) Games
7 26 (2.20%) Automotive
8 17 (1.44%) Retail
9 16 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.18%) Publishing
11 10 (0.85%) Military
11 10 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.76%) Back Office
12 9 (0.76%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.68%) Advertising
14 5 (0.42%) Billing
14 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.17%) Legal
17 1 (0.085%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 568 (48.01%) Developer
2 272 (22.99%) Software Engineer
3 186 (15.72%) Software Developer
4 165 (13.95%) Graduate
5 105 (8.88%) Java Developer
6 96 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
7 81 (6.85%) Junior
8 76 (6.42%) Analyst
9 67 (5.66%) C# Developer
10 62 (5.24%) .NET Developer
11 56 (4.73%) Senior Developer
12 53 (4.48%) Web Developer
13 46 (3.89%) Senior Software Engineer
13 46 (3.89%) Junior Developer
14 44 (3.72%) C++ Developer
15 41 (3.47%) Java Software Engineer
16 39 (3.30%) Architect
17 38 (3.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 37 (3.13%) Author
18 37 (3.13%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (28.15%) .NET
2 210 (17.75%) HTML
3 167 (14.12%) ASP.NET
4 152 (12.85%) CSS
5 122 (10.31%) XML
6 106 (8.96%) Web Services
7 100 (8.45%) jQuery
8 70 (5.92%) WCF
9 67 (5.66%) HTML5
10 66 (5.58%) J2EE
11 63 (5.33%) .NET Framework
12 59 (4.99%) Ajax
13 53 (4.48%) WinForms
14 51 (4.31%) WPF
15 46 (3.89%) SOAP
16 40 (3.38%) Spring
17 39 (3.30%) Ruby on Rails
18 38 (3.21%) Hibernate
19 35 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (2.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 259 (21.89%) Mathematics
2 187 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (10.99%) Algorithms
4 114 (9.64%) Physics
5 80 (6.76%) Open Source
6 52 (4.40%) Management Information System
7 50 (4.23%) Mobile App
8 38 (3.21%) Statistics
9 35 (2.96%) Embedded Systems
10 34 (2.87%) User Experience
11 30 (2.54%) Informatics
11 30 (2.54%) Cryptography
12 28 (2.37%) Visualisation
13 25 (2.11%) PKI
14 24 (2.03%) GIS
15 23 (1.94%) Artificial Intelligence
16 20 (1.69%) Data Structures
17 19 (1.61%) Internet of Things
17 19 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
17 19 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 260 (21.98%) Linux
2 200 (16.91%) Windows
3 159 (13.44%) UNIX
4 96 (8.11%) Android
5 62 (5.24%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.37%) AIX
7 25 (2.11%) HPUX
8 16 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.68%) Solaris
10 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.51%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.51%) SUSE
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.34%) Debian
14 3 (0.25%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (41.59%) Software Engineering
2 259 (21.89%) OO
3 234 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (8.28%) Scrum
5 92 (7.78%) Multithreading
6 87 (7.35%) Project Management
7 78 (6.59%) MVC
7 78 (6.59%) TDD
8 77 (6.51%) OOP
9 69 (5.83%) Web Development
10 55 (4.65%) Analytics
11 49 (4.14%) OOD
12 48 (4.06%) Mentoring
13 46 (3.89%) UML
14 45 (3.80%) Android Development
15 44 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
16 43 (3.63%) MVVM
17 42 (3.55%) Information Security
18 40 (3.38%) Workflow
19 38 (3.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 444 (37.53%) C#
2 398 (33.64%) Java
3 307 (25.95%) C++
4 254 (21.47%) Python
5 249 (21.05%) SQL
6 210 (17.75%) C
7 202 (17.08%) JavaScript
8 116 (9.81%) PHP
9 66 (5.58%) VB.NET
10 62 (5.24%) Perl
11 59 (4.99%) Ruby
12 50 (4.23%) PL/SQL
13 47 (3.97%) VB
14 38 (3.21%) Objective-C
15 24 (2.03%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.94%) Scala
17 22 (1.86%) Shell Script
18 20 (1.69%) VBA
19 17 (1.44%) R
19 17 (1.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 983 (83.09%) Degree
2 55 (4.65%) PhD
3 32 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.27%) CCNA
6 15 (1.27%) ISEB
7 14 (1.18%) CCNP
8 13 (1.10%) CISSP
8 13 (1.10%) HNC
9 11 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 10 (0.85%) Postgraduate
11 9 (0.76%) Sun Certification
12 8 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.68%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.59%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 7 (0.59%) MCP
14 6 (0.51%) PMP
15 5 (0.42%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.83%) QA
2 17 (1.44%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.76%) SLA
4 6 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.17%) WCAG
8 1 (0.085%) WAI
8 1 (0.085%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.085%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.085%) JTAG
System Software
1 31 (2.62%) Firmware
2 24 (2.03%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.03%) KVM
3 18 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.35%) QEMU
5 7 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.42%) XenServer
7 5 (0.42%) VMFS
8 3 (0.25%) Ceph
8 3 (0.25%) vSphere
8 3 (0.25%) Xen
9 2 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.59%) Puppet
3 6 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.25%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
5 2 (0.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.085%) SCCM
6 1 (0.085%) Nagios
6 1 (0.085%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 162 (13.69%) Oracle
2 159 (13.44%) Microsoft
3 42 (3.55%) Cisco
4 37 (3.13%) JBoss
5 27 (2.28%) HP
6 24 (2.03%) Google
7 21 (1.78%) VMware
8 19 (1.61%) NetApp
9 15 (1.27%) Zend
10 13 (1.10%) DevExpress
11 11 (0.93%) EMC
11 11 (0.93%) Sun
12 9 (0.76%) SAP
12 9 (0.76%) Serena
13 8 (0.68%) Tableau
13 8 (0.68%) Adobe
13 8 (0.68%) Business Objects
13 8 (0.68%) Citrix
14 7 (0.59%) Dell
15 6 (0.51%) Cognos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa Healthcare, Dental, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa Health, Pension, Dental
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa medical, Dental, 28 holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Private Health, Dental, 28 days holi
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60k + benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
RealVNC
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21k - 23k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday