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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 546 526 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.87% 7.68% 6.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.20% 19.80% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 424 401 462
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
2844 2657 3178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.79% 38.79% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2058 2681
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -1 285 £40,000 +17.64% 43
Hertfordshire -6 152 £40,000 - 8
Essex -26 45 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Bedfordshire +24 34 £36,500 +32.72% 2
Suffolk -32 19 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Norfolk -12 12 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 949 (83.61%) Degree
2 523 (46.08%) Software Engineering
3 403 (35.51%) C#
4 344 (30.31%) Java
5 322 (28.37%) C++
6 315 (27.75%) .NET
7 278 (24.49%) SQL
8 267 (23.52%) Python
9 266 (23.44%) Mathematics
10 248 (21.85%) Linux
11 247 (21.76%) C
12 225 (19.82%) HTML
13 218 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
14 214 (18.85%) OO
15 210 (18.50%) JavaScript
16 187 (16.48%) Finance
17 185 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
18 173 (15.24%) Windows
19 162 (14.27%) UNIX
20 159 (14.01%) CSS
21 155 (13.66%) SQL Server
22 141 (12.42%) ASP.NET
23 140 (12.33%) Microsoft
24 122 (10.75%) Algorithms
25 115 (10.13%) PHP
26 109 (9.60%) Internet
26 109 (9.60%) XML
27 103 (9.07%) Oracle
28 102 (8.99%) Web Development
29 99 (8.72%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 31 (2.73%) Apache
3 30 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.20%) GlassFish
5 22 (1.94%) OpenStack
6 18 (1.59%) JBoss
7 17 (1.50%) IIS
7 17 (1.50%) Drupal
8 15 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 15 (1.32%) SAS
9 13 (1.15%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.06%) Node.js
11 9 (0.79%) CloudStack
12 7 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.44%) Oracle Spatial
14 5 (0.44%) CMS
14 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.35%) WordPress
15 4 (0.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 59 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.03%) MS Office
3 20 (1.76%) XMetaL
4 10 (0.88%) Simulink
5 6 (0.53%) FrameMaker
5 6 (0.53%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.53%) SPSS
5 6 (0.53%) Mingle
6 5 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.44%) TargetLink
7 4 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.35%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.35%) MS Project
8 3 (0.26%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 5 (0.44%) Endur
1 5 (0.44%) Magento
2 3 (0.26%) VisionPLUS
2 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.088%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (0.70%) Office 365
4 6 (0.53%) SaaS
5 4 (0.35%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.088%) GitHub
7 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 109 (9.60%) Internet
2 48 (4.23%) Wireless
3 40 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 33 (2.91%) Firewall
5 26 (2.29%) Network Security
6 23 (2.03%) LTE
7 22 (1.94%) 3G
7 22 (1.94%) 2G
8 18 (1.59%) HTTP
9 16 (1.41%) VPN
9 16 (1.41%) NAS
10 15 (1.32%) Ethernet
11 12 (1.06%) DNS
11 12 (1.06%) SAN
11 12 (1.06%) 3GPP
12 11 (0.97%) SSL
12 11 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.79%) WAN
13 9 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
14 8 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 85 (7.49%) MySQL
3 81 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 47 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 41 (3.61%) RDBMS
6 33 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (2.47%) Hadoop
8 27 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (2.20%) Data Mining
10 24 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (1.76%) MongoDB
12 20 (1.76%) Big Data
13 19 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (1.59%) BigTable
15 14 (1.23%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.15%) MS Access
17 8 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (0.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 75 (6.61%) Visual Studio
2 71 (6.26%) Git (software)
3 42 (3.70%) Subversion
4 35 (3.08%) Maven
5 22 (1.94%) JUnit
6 21 (1.85%) NUnit
7 20 (1.76%) Selenium
8 19 (1.67%) Jenkins
9 13 (1.15%) LLVM
9 13 (1.15%) GCC
9 13 (1.15%) Ant
10 12 (1.06%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.88%) MSTest
12 9 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.79%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.79%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.62%) Moq
14 7 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 187 (16.48%) Finance
2 94 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 60 (5.29%) Banking
4 55 (4.85%) Electronics
5 50 (4.41%) Marketing
6 41 (3.61%) Games
7 30 (2.64%) Automotive
8 21 (1.85%) Retail
9 16 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.97%) Back Office
12 9 (0.79%) Legal
12 9 (0.79%) Publishing
13 8 (0.70%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.62%) Advertising
15 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.44%) Local Government
16 5 (0.44%) Military
16 5 (0.44%) French Language
17 3 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 537 (47.31%) Developer
2 288 (25.37%) Software Engineer
3 186 (16.39%) Software Developer
4 177 (15.59%) Graduate
5 119 (10.48%) Java Developer
6 102 (8.99%) Graduate Developer
7 83 (7.31%) Junior
8 71 (6.26%) C# Developer
9 70 (6.17%) Analyst
10 59 (5.20%) Web Developer
11 58 (5.11%) Senior Developer
12 54 (4.76%) Test Engineer
13 49 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
13 49 (4.32%) Junior Developer
14 44 (3.88%) C++ Developer
15 43 (3.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 43 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
16 39 (3.44%) Graduate Software Developer
17 38 (3.35%) Java Software Engineer
18 35 (3.08%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (27.75%) .NET
2 225 (19.82%) HTML
3 159 (14.01%) CSS
4 141 (12.42%) ASP.NET
5 109 (9.60%) XML
6 99 (8.72%) jQuery
7 88 (7.75%) Web Services
8 71 (6.26%) HTML5
9 50 (4.41%) WCF
10 49 (4.32%) Ajax
11 42 (3.70%) SOAP
12 40 (3.52%) .NET Framework
13 37 (3.26%) J2EE
14 35 (3.08%) WPF
15 30 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (2.56%) JSP
17 28 (2.47%) RESTful
18 27 (2.38%) Spring
19 26 (2.29%) Hibernate
20 25 (2.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 266 (23.44%) Mathematics
2 185 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (10.75%) Algorithms
4 84 (7.40%) Physics
5 57 (5.02%) Open Source
6 53 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
7 49 (4.32%) Cryptography
8 40 (3.52%) Mobile App
9 38 (3.35%) User Experience
10 37 (3.26%) Management Information System
11 34 (3.00%) Internet of Things
12 31 (2.73%) Statistics
13 27 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
13 27 (2.38%) Visualisation
14 22 (1.94%) Informatics
15 21 (1.85%) PKI
16 19 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (1.32%) Client/Server
18 14 (1.23%) Data Structures
19 10 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 248 (21.85%) Linux
2 173 (15.24%) Windows
3 162 (14.27%) UNIX
4 73 (6.43%) Android
5 52 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 37 (3.26%) AIX
7 32 (2.82%) HPUX
8 14 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (1.06%) Solaris
11 10 (0.88%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.79%) Debian
13 6 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.44%) OpenBSD
14 5 (0.44%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (46.08%) Software Engineering
2 218 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (18.85%) OO
4 102 (8.99%) Web Development
5 93 (8.19%) Multithreading
6 89 (7.84%) Scrum
7 87 (7.67%) MVC
8 66 (5.81%) Project Management
9 64 (5.64%) TDD
10 59 (5.20%) Analytics
11 51 (4.49%) Information Security
11 51 (4.49%) OOP
12 49 (4.32%) Mentoring
13 46 (4.05%) Regression Testing
14 43 (3.79%) OOD
15 39 (3.44%) Unit Testing
16 38 (3.35%) E-Commerce
17 37 (3.26%) User Stories
18 36 (3.17%) Web Application Development
19 34 (3.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 403 (35.51%) C#
2 344 (30.31%) Java
3 322 (28.37%) C++
4 278 (24.49%) SQL
5 267 (23.52%) Python
6 247 (21.76%) C
7 210 (18.50%) JavaScript
8 115 (10.13%) PHP
9 45 (3.96%) Perl
9 45 (3.96%) VB.NET
10 41 (3.61%) Objective-C
11 34 (3.00%) Ruby
12 33 (2.91%) VB
13 26 (2.29%) T-SQL
14 23 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 23 (2.03%) MATLAB
14 23 (2.03%) Embedded C
15 20 (1.76%) PowerShell
16 19 (1.67%) VBA
16 19 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 949 (83.61%) Degree
2 38 (3.35%) PhD
3 29 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.20%) ISEB
5 15 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (1.23%) Sun Certification
7 13 (1.15%) CCNP
8 10 (0.88%) CCNA
8 10 (0.88%) CISSP
8 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.79%) MCP
10 8 (0.70%) Postgraduate
10 8 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.70%) A+ Certification
11 6 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 5 (0.44%) CEH
12 5 (0.44%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.67%) QA
2 15 (1.32%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.53%) SLA
3 6 (0.53%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.26%) WCAG
5 3 (0.26%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.18%) JTAG
6 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 27 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.94%) Firmware
3 21 (1.85%) KVM
4 13 (1.15%) QEMU
5 8 (0.70%) XenServer
6 7 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.62%) Xen
7 6 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.53%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.44%) Ceph
9 4 (0.35%) VMFS
9 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.26%) Snort
11 2 (0.18%) NFS
11 2 (0.18%) vCloud
11 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.15%) Puppet
2 6 (0.53%) Ansible
2 6 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.44%) Nagios
4 3 (0.26%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.088%) SCCM
6 1 (0.088%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 140 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 103 (9.07%) Oracle
3 36 (3.17%) Cisco
4 30 (2.64%) VMware
5 23 (2.03%) HP
5 23 (2.03%) Google
6 16 (1.41%) NetApp
7 12 (1.06%) TOWER Software
7 12 (1.06%) Tableau
8 10 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 10 (0.88%) EMC
8 10 (0.88%) Citrix
8 10 (0.88%) SAP
9 8 (0.70%) Dell
9 8 (0.70%) Sun
9 8 (0.70%) Twitter
10 7 (0.62%) Zend
10 7 (0.62%) Facebook
10 7 (0.62%) Sony
10 7 (0.62%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k (DOE) + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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