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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 526 622 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.05% 7.22% 5.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.90% 18.65% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 444 499 417
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
2783 3335 3052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.30% 38.69% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2665 2626
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +3 289 £42,500 +21.42% 53
Hertfordshire -21 118 £40,000 - 21
Essex +21 59 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Suffolk +13 38 £42,500 +26.86% 6
Bedfordshire -6 23 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Norfolk -6 2 £25,500 -7.27% 3
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 858 (84.78%) Degree
2 432 (42.69%) Software Engineering
3 332 (32.81%) C++
4 286 (28.26%) C#
5 266 (26.28%) SQL
6 259 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
7 252 (24.90%) C
8 251 (24.80%) Java
9 246 (24.31%) .NET
10 234 (23.12%) JavaScript
11 225 (22.23%) HTML
12 216 (21.34%) Python
13 213 (21.05%) Mathematics
14 202 (19.96%) Microsoft
15 189 (18.68%) Linux
16 187 (18.48%) OO
17 173 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
18 164 (16.21%) Finance
19 156 (15.42%) CSS
20 138 (13.64%) Windows
21 137 (13.54%) SQL Server
22 112 (11.07%) Scrum
23 109 (10.77%) MS Excel
24 104 (10.28%) Web Services
25 102 (10.08%) jQuery
26 101 (9.98%) Algorithms
26 101 (9.98%) Electronics
27 99 (9.78%) MVC
27 99 (9.78%) ASP.NET
28 97 (9.58%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.37%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.78%) OpenStack
4 15 (1.48%) Apache
5 13 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.28%) Node.js
6 12 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (0.89%) JBoss
9 7 (0.69%) Drupal
10 6 (0.59%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.59%) SAS
11 5 (0.49%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.40%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.40%) IIS
12 4 (0.40%) WordPress
13 3 (0.30%) Confluence
13 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.20%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 109 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.95%) MS Office
3 25 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.79%) MS Project
6 6 (0.59%) SPSS
7 5 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.49%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.49%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.30%) Mingle
8 3 (0.30%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.20%) Simulink
9 2 (0.20%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) Magento
2 1 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.099%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (1.68%) SaaS
3 16 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.89%) Office 365
6 4 (0.40%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.40%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.20%) PaaS
7 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 77 (7.61%) Internet
2 42 (4.15%) Wireless
3 30 (2.96%) TCP/IP
4 27 (2.67%) HTTP
5 20 (1.98%) Broadband
5 20 (1.98%) Firewall
6 12 (1.19%) Ethernet
6 12 (1.19%) Bluetooth
7 11 (1.09%) ZigBee
8 10 (0.99%) Network Security
8 10 (0.99%) IPv4
9 9 (0.89%) 3G
9 9 (0.89%) 2G
10 8 (0.79%) VPN
11 7 (0.69%) DNS
11 7 (0.69%) LTE
12 5 (0.49%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.49%) Intranet
13 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 75 (7.41%) MySQL
3 70 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 38 (3.75%) NoSQL
5 33 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.78%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.58%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.58%) Big Data
12 15 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.28%) MS Access
14 12 (1.19%) Data Mining
14 12 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.09%) Neo4j
16 8 (0.79%) Hadoop
17 5 (0.49%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 74 (7.31%) Git (software)
2 53 (5.24%) Visual Studio
3 39 (3.85%) Maven
4 30 (2.96%) Subversion
5 29 (2.87%) Eclipse
6 23 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 22 (2.17%) NUnit
8 21 (2.08%) Selenium
9 19 (1.88%) JUnit
10 14 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.19%) SoapUI
12 10 (0.99%) GCC
13 9 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 9 (0.89%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.79%) Bugzilla
14 8 (0.79%) LLVM
15 7 (0.69%) JIRA
16 5 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 164 (16.21%) Finance
2 101 (9.98%) Electronics
3 88 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 58 (5.73%) Banking
5 49 (4.84%) Marketing
6 28 (2.77%) Games
7 20 (1.98%) Retail
7 20 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.38%) Back Office
9 13 (1.28%) Automotive
10 11 (1.09%) Multimedia
10 11 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.99%) Legal
12 8 (0.79%) French Language
12 8 (0.79%) German Language
13 7 (0.69%) Law
13 7 (0.69%) Advertising
14 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.49%) Arabic Language
15 5 (0.49%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 446 (44.07%) Developer
2 301 (29.74%) Software Engineer
3 145 (14.33%) Software Developer
4 141 (13.93%) Graduate
5 99 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 71 (7.02%) C# Developer
7 68 (6.72%) Analyst
8 63 (6.23%) Graduate Developer
9 57 (5.63%) Senior Developer
10 55 (5.43%) Junior
11 54 (5.34%) C++ Developer
11 54 (5.34%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 52 (5.14%) Test Engineer
13 45 (4.45%) Junior Developer
14 42 (4.15%) Web Developer
15 39 (3.85%) Programmer
16 38 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
17 30 (2.96%) C# Software Engineer
17 30 (2.96%) Java Software Engineer
18 27 (2.67%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (24.31%) .NET
2 225 (22.23%) HTML
3 156 (15.42%) CSS
4 104 (10.28%) Web Services
5 102 (10.08%) jQuery
6 99 (9.78%) ASP.NET
7 83 (8.20%) XML
8 57 (5.63%) SOAP
9 49 (4.84%) HTML5
10 42 (4.15%) Spring
11 37 (3.66%) .NET Framework
11 37 (3.66%) RESTful
12 36 (3.56%) JSP
13 34 (3.36%) Hibernate
14 31 (3.06%) JDBC
15 30 (2.96%) Ajax
16 26 (2.57%) WCF
17 25 (2.47%) WPF
18 24 (2.37%) MFC
19 23 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 213 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 173 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (9.98%) Algorithms
4 60 (5.93%) Physics
5 50 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 45 (4.45%) Internet of Things
6 45 (4.45%) User Experience
7 43 (4.25%) Open Source
8 42 (4.15%) Embedded Systems
9 30 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 30 (2.96%) Visualisation
9 30 (2.96%) Cryptography
10 27 (2.67%) Statistics
11 26 (2.57%) Client/Server
12 22 (2.17%) Robotics
13 20 (1.98%) Mechatronics
14 18 (1.78%) Informatics
14 18 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (1.58%) Pocket PC
16 13 (1.28%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 189 (18.68%) Linux
2 138 (13.64%) Windows
3 97 (9.58%) UNIX
4 77 (7.61%) Android
5 60 (5.93%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.37%) AIX
7 23 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 20 (1.98%) HPUX
9 15 (1.48%) Solaris
10 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.69%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.59%) Debian
13 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.20%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (42.69%) Software Engineering
2 259 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (18.48%) OO
4 112 (11.07%) Scrum
5 99 (9.78%) MVC
6 66 (6.52%) TDD
7 61 (6.03%) OOD
8 58 (5.73%) Project Management
9 57 (5.63%) Mentoring
10 55 (5.43%) Web Development
11 52 (5.14%) Analytics
12 51 (5.04%) Multithreading
13 47 (4.64%) User Stories
14 46 (4.55%) E-Commerce
15 42 (4.15%) Data Analysis
16 40 (3.95%) Workflow
17 39 (3.85%) Unit Testing
18 37 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (3.36%) Information Security
20 31 (3.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 332 (32.81%) C++
2 286 (28.26%) C#
3 266 (26.28%) SQL
4 252 (24.90%) C
5 251 (24.80%) Java
6 234 (23.12%) JavaScript
7 216 (21.34%) Python
8 73 (7.21%) PHP
9 47 (4.64%) Objective-C
10 39 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 39 (3.85%) Perl
11 33 (3.26%) Ruby
12 32 (3.16%) Embedded C
13 30 (2.96%) Embedded C++
14 25 (2.47%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.48%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.19%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.09%) Delphi
17 11 (1.09%) XPath
17 11 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 858 (84.78%) Degree
2 32 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (2.08%) MCP
5 17 (1.68%) ISEB
6 15 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.38%) PhD
8 11 (1.09%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.69%) MCSE
10 5 (0.49%) HNC
10 5 (0.49%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.40%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.40%) CISSP
12 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.20%) CEH
13 2 (0.20%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (7.81%) QA
2 13 (1.28%) ISO 8583
3 7 (0.69%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.49%) ISO 9002
4 5 (0.49%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.30%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.20%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.099%) SLA
7 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.68%) KVM
4 15 (1.48%) Firmware
5 10 (0.99%) VirtualBox
6 8 (0.79%) QEMU
6 8 (0.79%) Xen
7 5 (0.49%) Docker
7 5 (0.49%) LXC
7 5 (0.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 4 (0.40%) Ceph
9 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.30%) Snort
10 2 (0.20%) NFS
10 2 (0.20%) XenServer
11 1 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.099%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (1.19%) Puppet
2 11 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.49%) Ansible
3 5 (0.49%) Mesos
3 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.49%) Nagios
4 2 (0.20%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.099%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 202 (19.96%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.53%) Oracle
3 39 (3.85%) VMware
4 21 (2.08%) Google
5 20 (1.98%) TOWER Software
6 16 (1.58%) HP
7 14 (1.38%) Cisco
8 12 (1.19%) Citrix
9 9 (0.89%) Tableau
10 7 (0.69%) IBM
10 7 (0.69%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.59%) Adobe
11 6 (0.59%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.49%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.49%) Allen-Bradley
12 5 (0.49%) T-Plan
12 5 (0.49%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.49%) Symbian
12 5 (0.49%) Apple
12 5 (0.49%) i2
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