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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 561 588 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.59% 7.56% 6.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.48% 20.70% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 495 453 410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
2880 2840 2798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.97% 36.49% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2374 2242 2329
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 228 £42,500 +6.25% 64
Hertfordshire +3 147 £37,500 -6.25% 19
Bedfordshire +3 81 £34,500 -5.47% 5
Essex +22 66 £36,000 -10.00% 12
Suffolk +17 35 £30,000 -3.22% 4
Norfolk 0 4 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 850 (81.81%) Degree
2 393 (37.82%) Software Engineering
3 312 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
4 304 (29.26%) Java
5 282 (27.14%) C#
6 276 (26.56%) C++
7 271 (26.08%) Mathematics
8 269 (25.89%) SQL
9 252 (24.25%) .NET
10 249 (23.97%) JavaScript
11 220 (21.17%) HTML
12 200 (19.25%) C
13 190 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
14 170 (16.36%) Microsoft
15 159 (15.30%) Python
16 158 (15.21%) Linux
16 158 (15.21%) OO
17 149 (14.34%) SQL Server
17 149 (14.34%) jQuery
18 142 (13.67%) Scrum
19 138 (13.28%) CSS
20 134 (12.90%) Finance
21 128 (12.32%) ASP.NET
22 120 (11.55%) Windows
23 107 (10.30%) SDLC
24 100 (9.62%) Physics
25 98 (9.43%) Web Services
26 94 (9.05%) MVC
27 86 (8.28%) MS Excel
28 83 (7.99%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 44 (4.23%) JBoss
2 33 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.02%) Node.js
4 17 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.06%) IIS
6 9 (0.87%) Apache Solr
7 7 (0.67%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.48%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.38%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.38%) Apache
10 3 (0.29%) SAS
10 3 (0.29%) Confluence
10 3 (0.29%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.19%) CMS
11 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.19%) WordPress
12 1 (0.096%) Smallworld
12 1 (0.096%) Drupal
12 1 (0.096%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 86 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.50%) MS Office
3 20 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.96%) AutoCAD
5 9 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.87%) MS Project
6 6 (0.58%) FrameMaker
6 6 (0.58%) XMetaL
7 5 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.29%) SPSS
9 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.096%) Simulink
10 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Endur
2 3 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (0.19%) AWD
3 2 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.37%) SaaS
2 19 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.38%) Dropbox
6 4 (0.38%) GitHub
6 4 (0.38%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.29%) Office 365
8 1 (0.096%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.37%) Internet
2 34 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 29 (2.79%) 3G
4 28 (2.69%) 2G
5 22 (2.12%) LTE
6 18 (1.73%) Firewall
7 16 (1.54%) HTTP
8 13 (1.25%) Ethernet
8 13 (1.25%) Wireless
9 7 (0.67%) SSL
10 5 (0.48%) DNS
10 5 (0.48%) Broadband
11 4 (0.38%) WAN
11 4 (0.38%) OSPF
11 4 (0.38%) BGP
11 4 (0.38%) Network Security
11 4 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.38%) BIG-IP
11 4 (0.38%) VLAN
11 4 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (14.34%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.93%) NoSQL
3 67 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 62 (5.97%) MySQL
5 35 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 32 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 29 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (1.44%) Informix
12 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.06%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.77%) SAP BW
14 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.67%) Big Data
16 6 (0.58%) Hadoop
17 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 68 (6.54%) Git (software)
2 43 (4.14%) Selenium
3 38 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 36 (3.46%) Maven
5 29 (2.79%) Subversion
5 29 (2.79%) Visual Studio
6 27 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 26 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (2.41%) LabVIEW
9 16 (1.54%) NUnit
9 16 (1.54%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.15%) JUnit
11 11 (1.06%) Eclipse RCP
12 9 (0.87%) JIRA
13 8 (0.77%) HP UFT
13 8 (0.77%) MSBuild
14 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (0.58%) Bower
15 6 (0.58%) gulp
15 6 (0.58%) Grunt
General
1 134 (12.90%) Finance
2 58 (5.58%) Telecoms
3 50 (4.81%) Electronics
4 37 (3.56%) Banking
5 21 (2.02%) Retail
6 19 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 19 (1.83%) Marketing
7 17 (1.64%) Automotive
8 16 (1.54%) Games
9 14 (1.35%) Back Office
10 10 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.67%) Arabic Language
11 7 (0.67%) Russian Language
12 5 (0.48%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.48%) French Language
12 5 (0.48%) German Language
12 5 (0.48%) Polish Language
13 4 (0.38%) Local Government
13 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 473 (45.52%) Developer
2 290 (27.91%) Software Engineer
3 158 (15.21%) Graduate
4 137 (13.19%) Java Developer
5 134 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 72 (6.93%) Graduate Developer
7 67 (6.45%) Analyst
8 63 (6.06%) Programmer
9 53 (5.10%) Junior
10 52 (5.00%) C# Developer
11 43 (4.14%) Junior Developer
12 39 (3.75%) Senior Developer
13 36 (3.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 35 (3.37%) Web Developer
15 34 (3.27%) Test Engineer
16 32 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
16 32 (3.08%) Graduate Java Developer
17 30 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
18 29 (2.79%) C++ Software Engineer
18 29 (2.79%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (24.25%) .NET
2 220 (21.17%) HTML
3 149 (14.34%) jQuery
4 138 (13.28%) CSS
5 128 (12.32%) ASP.NET
6 98 (9.43%) Web Services
7 83 (7.99%) Spring
8 71 (6.83%) XML
9 52 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 46 (4.43%) .NET Framework
11 43 (4.14%) HTML5
12 34 (3.27%) RESTful
12 34 (3.27%) CSS3
12 34 (3.27%) J2EE
13 32 (3.08%) Entity Framework
14 31 (2.98%) WPF
15 30 (2.89%) MFC
16 28 (2.69%) EJB
17 27 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (2.60%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 271 (26.08%) Mathematics
2 190 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (9.62%) Physics
4 72 (6.93%) Algorithms
5 65 (6.26%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.60%) GIS
7 25 (2.41%) Pocket PC
8 23 (2.21%) Statistics
9 22 (2.12%) Internet of Things
10 21 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
11 20 (1.92%) Mobile App
12 19 (1.83%) Robotics
13 17 (1.64%) Client/Server
14 16 (1.54%) User Experience
15 15 (1.44%) N-Tier
16 13 (1.25%) Blog
16 13 (1.25%) CUDA
17 12 (1.15%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.15%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 158 (15.21%) Linux
2 120 (11.55%) Windows
3 79 (7.60%) Android
4 67 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 65 (6.26%) UNIX
6 24 (2.31%) AIX
7 23 (2.21%) HPUX
8 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.096%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.096%) Solaris
13 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.096%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (37.82%) Software Engineering
2 312 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (15.21%) OO
4 142 (13.67%) Scrum
5 107 (10.30%) SDLC
6 94 (9.05%) MVC
7 76 (7.31%) TDD
8 67 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 65 (6.26%) Project Management
10 61 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (5.77%) OOP
12 53 (5.10%) Web Development
13 40 (3.85%) Open Source
13 40 (3.85%) Mentoring
14 36 (3.46%) Multithreading
15 35 (3.37%) Kanban
16 34 (3.27%) Configuration Management
17 28 (2.69%) ITIL
17 28 (2.69%) Test Automation
18 27 (2.60%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 304 (29.26%) Java
2 282 (27.14%) C#
3 276 (26.56%) C++
4 269 (25.89%) SQL
5 249 (23.97%) JavaScript
6 200 (19.25%) C
7 159 (15.30%) Python
8 62 (5.97%) PHP
9 53 (5.10%) Perl
10 43 (4.14%) Objective-C
11 31 (2.98%) Ruby
11 31 (2.98%) Embedded C
12 27 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 27 (2.60%) Scala
13 26 (2.50%) VB.NET
14 23 (2.21%) Embedded C++
15 17 (1.64%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.44%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.25%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 850 (81.81%) Degree
2 58 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 52 (5.00%) PhD
4 38 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (2.98%) SC Cleared
6 27 (2.60%) MCP
7 22 (2.12%) HNC
8 16 (1.54%) HND
9 15 (1.44%) CISSP
10 14 (1.35%) ISEB
11 12 (1.15%) DV Cleared
11 12 (1.15%) ISTQB
12 11 (1.06%) CCNP
12 11 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.77%) CEH
14 6 (0.58%) RHCE
14 6 (0.58%) Postgraduate
14 6 (0.58%) MCSE
15 4 (0.38%) CCSP
15 4 (0.38%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.00%) QA
2 6 (0.58%) TickIT
3 5 (0.48%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.48%) ISO 9002
4 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.096%) SLA
6 1 (0.096%) WAI
6 1 (0.096%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.096%) DO-178B
System Software
1 15 (1.44%) Firmware
2 9 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.48%) NFS
4 4 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.38%) vSphere
5 3 (0.29%) QEMU
5 3 (0.29%) KVM
5 3 (0.29%) Samba
6 1 (0.096%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.58%) Puppet
2 4 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.19%) Ansible
3 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 170 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.80%) Oracle
3 21 (2.02%) Cisco
3 21 (2.02%) VMware
4 17 (1.64%) Google
5 12 (1.15%) Xamarin
6 9 (0.87%) SAP
7 8 (0.77%) TOWER Software
7 8 (0.77%) Autodesk
8 7 (0.67%) HP
9 6 (0.58%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.48%) Siemens
10 5 (0.48%) Citrix
10 5 (0.48%) Allen-Bradley
10 5 (0.48%) OpenLink
10 5 (0.48%) T-Plan
11 4 (0.38%) F5
11 4 (0.38%) hybris
11 4 (0.38%) Talend
12 3 (0.29%) Twitter
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40,000 DoE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Badenoch & Clark
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-42k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-30K, 25 days Holiday, Flexi-time, Pension, Free Parking + more!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago