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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 475 509 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.52% 7.71% 5.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.77% 19.77% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 378 395 350
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
2673 2574 2892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.70% 38.99% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2045 2030 2441
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,325 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 0 281 £40,000 +14.28% 65
Hertfordshire -9 111 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Essex -32 43 £41,500 -7.77% 6
Suffolk -32 19 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Bedfordshire -1 17 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Norfolk -16 7 £36,250 -19.44%
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 912 (83.82%) Degree
2 509 (46.78%) Software Engineering
3 353 (32.44%) C#
4 313 (28.77%) C++
5 295 (27.11%) .NET
6 294 (27.02%) Java
7 277 (25.46%) SQL
8 249 (22.89%) C
8 249 (22.89%) Mathematics
9 248 (22.79%) Python
10 224 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 222 (20.40%) Linux
12 215 (19.76%) HTML
13 205 (18.84%) OO
14 194 (17.83%) JavaScript
15 186 (17.10%) Finance
16 173 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
17 155 (14.25%) Windows
18 153 (14.06%) UNIX
19 152 (13.97%) CSS
20 147 (13.51%) Microsoft
21 141 (12.96%) SQL Server
22 127 (11.67%) ASP.NET
23 112 (10.29%) Internet
24 104 (9.56%) Algorithms
25 100 (9.19%) XML
25 100 (9.19%) PHP
26 95 (8.73%) Web Services
27 93 (8.55%) jQuery
27 93 (8.55%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 35 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.39%) Tomcat
3 20 (1.84%) OpenStack
4 19 (1.75%) Apache
5 17 (1.56%) Drupal
6 13 (1.19%) Node.js
7 12 (1.10%) IIS
8 11 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.01%) GlassFish
8 11 (1.01%) JBoss
9 10 (0.92%) SAS
10 9 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.74%) CloudStack
12 6 (0.55%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.46%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.37%) ColdFusion
14 4 (0.37%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.37%) WordPress
14 4 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 64 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.11%) MS Office
3 12 (1.10%) XMetaL
4 8 (0.74%) Simulink
4 8 (0.74%) Mingle
5 7 (0.64%) SPSS
6 5 (0.46%) TargetLink
6 5 (0.46%) CPLEX
6 5 (0.46%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.28%) MS Project
9 2 (0.18%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.46%) Endur
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.28%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.092%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (0.64%) Office 365
4 4 (0.37%) SaaS
4 4 (0.37%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.092%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 112 (10.29%) Internet
2 52 (4.78%) Wireless
3 39 (3.58%) TCP/IP
4 25 (2.30%) Firewall
5 24 (2.21%) HTTP
6 22 (2.02%) Network Security
7 17 (1.56%) LTE
7 17 (1.56%) Ethernet
8 15 (1.38%) NAS
9 13 (1.19%) 2G
9 13 (1.19%) 3G
9 13 (1.19%) VPN
10 10 (0.92%) 3GPP
10 10 (0.92%) Intranet
11 9 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.83%) SAN
11 9 (0.83%) IPv4
11 9 (0.83%) DNS
11 9 (0.83%) Bluetooth
12 8 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 81 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 75 (6.89%) MySQL
4 36 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 32 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 31 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (1.84%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.56%) Big Data
13 14 (1.29%) Data Mining
13 14 (1.29%) MS Access
14 12 (1.10%) MongoDB
15 11 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.92%) BigTable
17 9 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (7.44%) Visual Studio
2 74 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 37 (3.40%) Subversion
4 30 (2.76%) Maven
5 20 (1.84%) Jenkins
6 18 (1.65%) JUnit
6 18 (1.65%) NUnit
7 15 (1.38%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (1.29%) Selenium
9 13 (1.19%) GCC
10 12 (1.10%) LLVM
11 11 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (1.01%) SoapUI
12 10 (0.92%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.74%) MSTest
13 8 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.64%) CruiseControl
14 7 (0.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 186 (17.10%) Finance
2 86 (7.90%) Telecoms
3 70 (6.43%) Electronics
4 65 (5.97%) Banking
5 48 (4.41%) Marketing
6 35 (3.22%) Games
7 22 (2.02%) Automotive
8 19 (1.75%) Retail
9 17 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.29%) Multimedia
11 13 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.01%) Back Office
13 9 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.83%) Advertising
14 8 (0.74%) Legal
15 7 (0.64%) Publishing
16 6 (0.55%) French Language
17 5 (0.46%) Local Government
17 5 (0.46%) Military
18 3 (0.28%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 515 (47.33%) Developer
2 297 (27.30%) Software Engineer
3 173 (15.90%) Software Developer
4 165 (15.17%) Graduate
5 104 (9.56%) Java Developer
6 91 (8.36%) Graduate Developer
7 81 (7.44%) Junior
8 68 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 68 (6.25%) Analyst
9 62 (5.70%) Senior Developer
10 59 (5.42%) Test Engineer
11 58 (5.33%) Web Developer
12 56 (5.15%) Junior Developer
13 49 (4.50%) C++ Developer
14 45 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
15 42 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
16 40 (3.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 38 (3.49%) Programmer
17 38 (3.49%) Graduate Software Developer
18 35 (3.22%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (27.11%) .NET
2 215 (19.76%) HTML
3 152 (13.97%) CSS
4 127 (11.67%) ASP.NET
5 100 (9.19%) XML
6 95 (8.73%) Web Services
7 93 (8.55%) jQuery
8 70 (6.43%) HTML5
9 51 (4.69%) SOAP
10 44 (4.04%) WCF
11 39 (3.58%) RESTful
11 39 (3.58%) .NET Framework
12 38 (3.49%) Ajax
13 32 (2.94%) Spring
13 32 (2.94%) JSP
14 29 (2.67%) WPF
14 29 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (2.57%) CSS3
16 25 (2.30%) J2EE
17 24 (2.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 249 (22.89%) Mathematics
2 173 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (9.56%) Algorithms
4 72 (6.62%) Physics
5 55 (5.06%) Open Source
6 50 (4.60%) Embedded Systems
7 48 (4.41%) User Experience
8 45 (4.14%) Cryptography
8 45 (4.14%) Internet of Things
9 38 (3.49%) Mobile App
10 33 (3.03%) Management Information System
11 28 (2.57%) Statistics
12 26 (2.39%) Visualisation
13 24 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.84%) Client/Server
14 20 (1.84%) Artificial Intelligence
14 20 (1.84%) PKI
15 19 (1.75%) Informatics
16 13 (1.19%) Robotics
17 12 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 222 (20.40%) Linux
2 155 (14.25%) Windows
3 153 (14.06%) UNIX
4 71 (6.53%) Android
5 47 (4.32%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.22%) AIX
7 30 (2.76%) HPUX
8 16 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 13 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.19%) Solaris
10 11 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.83%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.83%) Debian
12 7 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.55%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.46%) OpenBSD
14 5 (0.46%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (46.78%) Software Engineering
2 224 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (18.84%) OO
4 93 (8.55%) Web Development
5 92 (8.46%) MVC
6 87 (8.00%) Scrum
7 82 (7.54%) Multithreading
8 62 (5.70%) TDD
9 59 (5.42%) Analytics
10 50 (4.60%) Project Management
11 48 (4.41%) Mentoring
12 47 (4.32%) Regression Testing
13 45 (4.14%) OOD
14 44 (4.04%) Information Security
15 42 (3.86%) Unit Testing
15 42 (3.86%) User Stories
16 36 (3.31%) E-Commerce
16 36 (3.31%) OOP
17 34 (3.13%) Data Analysis
17 34 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 353 (32.44%) C#
2 313 (28.77%) C++
3 294 (27.02%) Java
4 277 (25.46%) SQL
5 249 (22.89%) C
6 248 (22.79%) Python
7 194 (17.83%) JavaScript
8 100 (9.19%) PHP
9 42 (3.86%) Objective-C
10 38 (3.49%) Perl
11 34 (3.13%) Ruby
12 33 (3.03%) VB.NET
13 29 (2.67%) T-SQL
14 27 (2.48%) MATLAB
15 24 (2.21%) VB
15 24 (2.21%) Embedded C
16 21 (1.93%) Shell Script
17 20 (1.84%) PowerShell
18 17 (1.56%) R
19 16 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 912 (83.82%) Degree
2 35 (3.22%) PhD
3 28 (2.57%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.39%) ISEB
5 17 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.29%) Sun Certification
7 12 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.92%) CCNP
9 10 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.83%) MCP
11 8 (0.74%) A+ Certification
12 7 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 7 (0.64%) CISSP
12 7 (0.64%) CCNA
13 6 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.37%) HND
15 4 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.96%) QA
2 15 (1.38%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.74%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.46%) SLA
5 3 (0.28%) WCAG
5 3 (0.28%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.092%) JTAG
System Software
1 28 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.93%) Firmware
3 20 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 19 (1.75%) KVM
5 12 (1.10%) QEMU
6 9 (0.83%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.74%) XenServer
8 7 (0.64%) Xen
9 6 (0.55%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.46%) Ceph
11 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.28%) Snort
13 2 (0.18%) NFS
13 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.18%) VMFS
13 2 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.01%) Puppet
3 6 (0.55%) Nagios
4 4 (0.37%) Ansible
5 3 (0.28%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.092%) SCCM
6 1 (0.092%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 147 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 71 (6.53%) Oracle
3 31 (2.85%) VMware
4 27 (2.48%) Cisco
5 23 (2.11%) Google
5 23 (2.11%) HP
6 14 (1.29%) TOWER Software
7 13 (1.19%) NetApp
8 11 (1.01%) Tableau
8 11 (1.01%) Citrix
9 9 (0.83%) EMC
10 8 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 8 (0.74%) Twitter
11 7 (0.64%) Facebook
11 7 (0.64%) Sony
11 7 (0.64%) Intel
12 6 (0.55%) Dell
12 6 (0.55%) MathWorks
13 5 (0.46%) Zend
13 5 (0.46%) OpenLink
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Superb benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago