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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 608 507 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.88% 7.23% 7.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.59% 18.39% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 460 413 579
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £50,000
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
2691 2757 3339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.89% 39.30% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2237 2806
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 0 314 £40,000 +17.64% 64
Hertfordshire -6 154 £40,000 +3.22% 14
Bedfordshire +38 69 £32,500 +4.83% 4
Essex +13 44 £40,000 - 5
Suffolk -21 21 £28,500 -22.97% 3
Norfolk +10 14 £30,500 - 3
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 974 (84.04%) Degree
2 508 (43.83%) Software Engineering
3 425 (36.67%) C#
4 375 (32.36%) Java
5 327 (28.21%) .NET
6 307 (26.49%) C++
7 264 (22.78%) Mathematics
8 252 (21.74%) SQL
9 244 (21.05%) Python
10 242 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
11 236 (20.36%) OO
12 235 (20.28%) Linux
13 209 (18.03%) C
14 208 (17.95%) HTML
15 205 (17.69%) Windows
16 198 (17.08%) JavaScript
17 185 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
18 174 (15.01%) Finance
19 166 (14.32%) SQL Server
20 155 (13.37%) ASP.NET
21 153 (13.20%) Microsoft
22 150 (12.94%) CSS
23 147 (12.68%) UNIX
24 145 (12.51%) Oracle
25 121 (10.44%) Algorithms
26 115 (9.92%) PHP
27 113 (9.75%) XML
28 102 (8.80%) Internet
28 102 (8.80%) jQuery
29 100 (8.63%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 53 (4.57%) Apache
2 38 (3.28%) JBoss
3 37 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 32 (2.76%) WebLogic
4 32 (2.76%) OpenStack
5 30 (2.59%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.59%) GlassFish
6 26 (2.24%) IIS
7 18 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.47%) SAS
9 15 (1.29%) CloudStack
10 14 (1.21%) CMS
11 11 (0.95%) Drupal
12 10 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
13 9 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
14 6 (0.52%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.43%) Node.js
15 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 80 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.59%) XMetaL
3 24 (2.07%) MS Office
4 11 (0.95%) MS Project
4 11 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.95%) FrameMaker
5 8 (0.69%) Simulink
6 7 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.52%) Mathematica
7 6 (0.52%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.52%) Mingle
8 5 (0.43%) TargetLink
9 4 (0.35%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.17%) SPSS
11 1 (0.086%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.78%) Magento
3 7 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.43%) Endur
5 3 (0.26%) LabWindows
5 3 (0.26%) VisionPLUS
6 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.086%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (1.29%) SaaS
3 6 (0.52%) Office 365
4 5 (0.43%) PaaS
4 5 (0.43%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.35%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.086%) GitHub
7 1 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (8.80%) Internet
2 42 (3.62%) Wireless
3 32 (2.76%) 3G
3 32 (2.76%) 2G
4 31 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 29 (2.50%) Firewall
6 28 (2.42%) LTE
7 24 (2.07%) HTTP
8 20 (1.73%) NAS
9 19 (1.64%) Network Security
9 19 (1.64%) SAN
10 15 (1.29%) Intranet
11 13 (1.12%) 3GPP
12 12 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (0.95%) DNS
13 11 (0.95%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.86%) SSL
15 9 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
15 9 (0.78%) VPN
15 9 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (14.32%) SQL Server
2 86 (7.42%) Relational Database
3 81 (6.99%) MySQL
4 50 (4.31%) NoSQL
5 49 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 33 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (2.50%) Data Mining
9 28 (2.42%) MongoDB
10 27 (2.33%) Hadoop
11 20 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (1.73%) Big Data
12 19 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.55%) BigTable
14 17 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (1.29%) OLAP
16 12 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (0.95%) DTS
18 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 73 (6.30%) Visual Studio
2 67 (5.78%) Git (software)
3 40 (3.45%) Maven
4 34 (2.93%) Subversion
5 26 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 25 (2.16%) Selenium
6 25 (2.16%) NUnit
7 19 (1.64%) Ant
8 18 (1.55%) JUnit
9 17 (1.47%) GCC
9 17 (1.47%) LLVM
9 17 (1.47%) MSTest
10 14 (1.21%) Moq
11 12 (1.04%) Gradle
12 11 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
13 10 (0.86%) XMLSpy
14 9 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (0.78%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.78%) MorphX
14 9 (0.78%) PVCS
General
1 174 (15.01%) Finance
2 98 (8.46%) Telecoms
3 53 (4.57%) Marketing
4 50 (4.31%) Electronics
5 43 (3.71%) Banking
6 38 (3.28%) Games
7 33 (2.85%) Automotive
8 22 (1.90%) Retail
9 20 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.29%) Publishing
11 9 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.78%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.78%) Military
12 8 (0.69%) Back Office
13 7 (0.60%) Legal
14 6 (0.52%) Advertising
15 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.35%) French Language
16 4 (0.35%) Local Government
17 2 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 543 (46.85%) Developer
2 280 (24.16%) Software Engineer
3 172 (14.84%) Graduate
4 169 (14.58%) Software Developer
5 112 (9.66%) Java Developer
6 100 (8.63%) Graduate Developer
7 86 (7.42%) Junior
8 68 (5.87%) Analyst
9 65 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 57 (4.92%) Web Developer
11 53 (4.57%) .NET Developer
12 51 (4.40%) Junior Developer
13 48 (4.14%) Senior Developer
13 48 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
14 41 (3.54%) C++ Developer
15 40 (3.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 38 (3.28%) Test Engineer
17 36 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
18 34 (2.93%) Architect
19 33 (2.85%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (28.21%) .NET
2 208 (17.95%) HTML
3 155 (13.37%) ASP.NET
4 150 (12.94%) CSS
5 113 (9.75%) XML
6 102 (8.80%) jQuery
7 91 (7.85%) Web Services
8 73 (6.30%) HTML5
9 63 (5.44%) WCF
10 57 (4.92%) Ajax
11 56 (4.83%) .NET Framework
12 55 (4.75%) J2EE
13 47 (4.06%) WPF
14 37 (3.19%) WinForms
15 35 (3.02%) SOAP
16 34 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (2.50%) RESTful
17 29 (2.50%) Hibernate
17 29 (2.50%) Spring
18 28 (2.42%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 264 (22.78%) Mathematics
2 185 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (10.44%) Algorithms
4 100 (8.63%) Physics
5 78 (6.73%) Open Source
6 55 (4.75%) Management Information System
7 47 (4.06%) Embedded Systems
8 45 (3.88%) Cryptography
9 43 (3.71%) Mobile App
10 37 (3.19%) Statistics
11 33 (2.85%) User Experience
12 30 (2.59%) PKI
13 26 (2.24%) Visualisation
13 26 (2.24%) Informatics
14 24 (2.07%) GIS
15 23 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
16 21 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (1.73%) Replication
18 18 (1.55%) Internet of Things
19 16 (1.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 235 (20.28%) Linux
2 205 (17.69%) Windows
3 147 (12.68%) UNIX
4 86 (7.42%) Android
5 59 (5.09%) Apple iOS
6 25 (2.16%) AIX
7 22 (1.90%) HPUX
8 18 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.78%) Solaris
10 8 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.52%) SUSE
12 6 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.35%) Debian
14 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (43.83%) Software Engineering
2 242 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (20.36%) OO
4 91 (7.85%) Scrum
5 89 (7.68%) Project Management
6 84 (7.25%) Web Development
7 83 (7.16%) Multithreading
8 79 (6.82%) MVC
9 77 (6.64%) OOP
10 69 (5.95%) TDD
11 54 (4.66%) Information Security
12 48 (4.14%) Mentoring
13 45 (3.88%) Analytics
14 43 (3.71%) OOD
15 41 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (3.36%) UML
16 39 (3.36%) Unit Testing
17 38 (3.28%) E-Commerce
18 37 (3.19%) User Stories
18 37 (3.19%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 425 (36.67%) C#
2 375 (32.36%) Java
3 307 (26.49%) C++
4 252 (21.74%) SQL
5 244 (21.05%) Python
6 209 (18.03%) C
7 198 (17.08%) JavaScript
8 115 (9.92%) PHP
9 61 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 52 (4.49%) Perl
11 44 (3.80%) VB
12 43 (3.71%) Ruby
13 42 (3.62%) PL/SQL
14 37 (3.19%) Objective-C
15 28 (2.42%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.98%) Scala
17 20 (1.73%) VBA
18 19 (1.64%) Shell Script
19 18 (1.55%) PowerShell
19 18 (1.55%) R
Qualifications
1 974 (84.04%) Degree
2 50 (4.31%) PhD
3 36 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.47%) CISSP
7 16 (1.38%) CCNA
7 16 (1.38%) ISEB
8 15 (1.29%) CCNP
9 9 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.78%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.78%) HNC
10 8 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.69%) A+ Certification
10 8 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.69%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.60%) PMP
11 7 (0.60%) MCP
11 7 (0.60%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.52%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.92%) QA
2 24 (2.07%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.60%) SLA
4 6 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.26%) WCAG
7 2 (0.17%) JTAG
8 1 (0.086%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.086%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 31 (2.67%) Firmware
2 24 (2.07%) KVM
3 23 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.47%) QEMU
5 16 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.69%) XenServer
7 7 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.43%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.35%) Xen
10 4 (0.35%) VMFS
11 3 (0.26%) Ceph
12 2 (0.17%) vSphere
12 2 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.52%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.52%) Puppet
3 2 (0.17%) WebInspect
3 2 (0.17%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.086%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.086%) SCCM
4 1 (0.086%) Nagios
Vendors
1 153 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 145 (12.51%) Oracle
3 43 (3.71%) Cisco
4 24 (2.07%) HP
5 21 (1.81%) Google
6 19 (1.64%) VMware
7 16 (1.38%) NetApp
8 13 (1.12%) Zend
9 10 (0.86%) SAP
9 10 (0.86%) Sun
9 10 (0.86%) Citrix
9 10 (0.86%) EMC
10 9 (0.78%) Adobe
10 9 (0.78%) Serena
11 8 (0.69%) Twitter
12 7 (0.60%) Facebook
12 7 (0.60%) Splunk
12 7 (0.60%) TOWER Software
13 6 (0.52%) MathWorks
13 6 (0.52%) Dell
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