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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 528 558 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.95% 6.90% 6.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.40% 18.63% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 471 435 411
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,750
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
3034 2995 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.93% 37.02% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2407 2365 2528
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +3 263 £42,500 +13.33% 65
Hertfordshire -14 95 £28,500 -28.75% 21
Bedfordshire +11 64 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Essex +11 58 £36,000 -10.00% 13
Suffolk -5 38 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Norfolk +8 12 £25,500 +9.67%
Computer Science
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 906 (83.97%) Degree
2 426 (39.48%) Software Engineering
3 330 (30.58%) C++
4 312 (28.92%) C#
5 308 (28.54%) Agile Software Development
6 307 (28.45%) Java
7 302 (27.99%) SQL
8 280 (25.95%) .NET
9 253 (23.45%) JavaScript
10 244 (22.61%) HTML
11 230 (21.32%) Mathematics
12 220 (20.39%) C
13 218 (20.20%) Microsoft
14 198 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
15 191 (17.70%) OO
16 177 (16.40%) Python
17 172 (15.94%) Linux
18 165 (15.29%) SQL Server
19 163 (15.11%) Windows
20 148 (13.72%) CSS
21 147 (13.62%) Finance
22 133 (12.33%) jQuery
23 130 (12.05%) ASP.NET
24 128 (11.86%) Scrum
25 121 (11.21%) MS Excel
26 114 (10.57%) Android
27 112 (10.38%) Web Services
28 102 (9.45%) MVC
29 100 (9.27%) SDLC
30 97 (8.99%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 32 (2.97%) JBoss
2 26 (2.41%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 14 (1.30%) Node.js
6 10 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 10 (0.93%) IIS
7 9 (0.83%) Apache
7 9 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.46%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.37%) Confluence
9 4 (0.37%) SAS
10 3 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.19%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.19%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.093%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.093%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.093%) Smallworld
12 1 (0.093%) Drupal
Applications
1 121 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.71%) MS Office
3 25 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.02%) MS Project
6 5 (0.46%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.46%) FrameMaker
6 5 (0.46%) XMetaL
6 5 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.37%) SPSS
8 3 (0.28%) Mingle
9 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.093%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 2 (0.19%) AWD
1 2 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.78%) SaaS
2 26 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (0.65%) Office 365
5 4 (0.37%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.37%) Dropbox
6 3 (0.28%) GitHub
7 2 (0.19%) IaaS
7 2 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.093%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.45%) Internet
2 35 (3.24%) Wireless
3 27 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.95%) 3G
4 21 (1.95%) 2G
5 18 (1.67%) Broadband
6 16 (1.48%) LTE
7 15 (1.39%) HTTP
8 10 (0.93%) Firewall
9 5 (0.46%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.46%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.46%) DNS
10 4 (0.37%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.28%) IPv4
11 3 (0.28%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.28%) SMTP
11 3 (0.28%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.28%) Intranet
12 2 (0.19%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 77 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 69 (6.39%) MySQL
4 52 (4.82%) NoSQL
5 30 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (2.69%) RDBMS
7 28 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (2.41%) MongoDB
9 25 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.02%) Neo4j
11 11 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.93%) Data Mining
12 10 (0.93%) Informix
13 9 (0.83%) MS Access
13 9 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.74%) SAP BW
14 8 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 68 (6.30%) Git (software)
2 45 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 42 (3.89%) Maven
4 37 (3.43%) Selenium
4 37 (3.43%) Jenkins
5 29 (2.69%) Eclipse
6 25 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (2.13%) NUnit
8 20 (1.85%) Subversion
9 14 (1.30%) LabVIEW
9 14 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.02%) JUnit
11 9 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.83%) GCC
12 8 (0.74%) JIRA
12 8 (0.74%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.74%) CruiseControl
13 7 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (0.65%) LLVM
14 6 (0.56%) MSBuild
General
1 147 (13.62%) Finance
2 84 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 80 (7.41%) Electronics
4 44 (4.08%) Marketing
5 36 (3.34%) Banking
6 29 (2.69%) Games
7 21 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.58%) Retail
9 16 (1.48%) Automotive
10 15 (1.39%) Back Office
11 8 (0.74%) Legal
12 7 (0.65%) Law
12 7 (0.65%) Arabic Language
12 7 (0.65%) French Language
12 7 (0.65%) German Language
12 7 (0.65%) Russian Language
13 5 (0.46%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.46%) Polish Language
13 5 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 472 (43.74%) Developer
2 327 (30.31%) Software Engineer
3 165 (15.29%) Graduate
4 150 (13.90%) Software Developer
5 118 (10.94%) Java Developer
6 71 (6.58%) C# Developer
7 68 (6.30%) Graduate Developer
8 66 (6.12%) Analyst
9 62 (5.75%) Junior
10 57 (5.28%) Programmer
11 51 (4.73%) Junior Developer
11 51 (4.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 48 (4.45%) Test Engineer
13 46 (4.26%) C++ Developer
14 44 (4.08%) Senior Developer
15 39 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
16 36 (3.34%) C# Software Engineer
17 35 (3.24%) Web Developer
18 30 (2.78%) Consultant
18 30 (2.78%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (25.95%) .NET
2 244 (22.61%) HTML
3 148 (13.72%) CSS
4 133 (12.33%) jQuery
5 130 (12.05%) ASP.NET
6 112 (10.38%) Web Services
7 74 (6.86%) XML
8 67 (6.21%) Spring
9 46 (4.26%) .NET Framework
10 45 (4.17%) HTML5
11 43 (3.99%) Hibernate
12 36 (3.34%) MFC
13 32 (2.97%) RESTful
13 32 (2.97%) WPF
14 30 (2.78%) J2EE
14 30 (2.78%) SOAP
15 29 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (2.59%) Entity Framework
17 27 (2.50%) JSP
18 26 (2.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 230 (21.32%) Mathematics
2 198 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (8.71%) Algorithms
4 83 (7.69%) Physics
5 55 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 42 (3.89%) User Experience
7 39 (3.61%) Mobile App
8 31 (2.87%) Pocket PC
9 29 (2.69%) Client/Server
10 28 (2.59%) Internet of Things
11 27 (2.50%) Statistics
12 26 (2.41%) Robotics
13 25 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (2.32%) Embedded Systems
14 22 (2.04%) Visualisation
14 22 (2.04%) GIS
15 19 (1.76%) Mechatronics
16 18 (1.67%) N-Tier
17 17 (1.58%) Informatics
18 13 (1.20%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 172 (15.94%) Linux
2 163 (15.11%) Windows
3 114 (10.57%) Android
4 97 (8.99%) Apple iOS
5 65 (6.02%) UNIX
6 17 (1.58%) AIX
7 15 (1.39%) HPUX
8 13 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.46%) Solaris
12 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.19%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.093%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.093%) CentOS
14 1 (0.093%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (39.48%) Software Engineering
2 308 (28.54%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (17.70%) OO
4 128 (11.86%) Scrum
5 102 (9.45%) MVC
6 100 (9.27%) SDLC
7 71 (6.58%) TDD
8 63 (5.84%) Project Management
9 56 (5.19%) Unit Testing
10 55 (5.10%) OOP
11 51 (4.73%) Mentoring
12 48 (4.45%) Web Development
13 46 (4.26%) Open Source
14 44 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (3.99%) OOD
16 39 (3.61%) Workflow
17 37 (3.43%) E-Commerce
18 35 (3.24%) Test Automation
19 34 (3.15%) Multithreading
20 33 (3.06%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 330 (30.58%) C++
2 312 (28.92%) C#
3 307 (28.45%) Java
4 302 (27.99%) SQL
5 253 (23.45%) JavaScript
6 220 (20.39%) C
7 177 (16.40%) Python
8 65 (6.02%) PHP
9 60 (5.56%) Objective-C
10 47 (4.36%) Perl
11 32 (2.97%) Ruby
12 31 (2.87%) MATLAB
13 29 (2.69%) Embedded C
14 26 (2.41%) Embedded C++
15 24 (2.22%) VB.NET
16 22 (2.04%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.30%) Shell Script
18 12 (1.11%) Scala
18 12 (1.11%) PL/SQL
19 11 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 906 (83.97%) Degree
2 47 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (3.99%) Security Cleared
4 33 (3.06%) MCP
5 32 (2.97%) PhD
6 22 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.48%) HNC
8 13 (1.20%) ISEB
9 10 (0.93%) MCSE
10 8 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.74%) CISSP
10 8 (0.74%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.65%) HND
11 7 (0.65%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.37%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.37%) ISACA
13 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.28%) Sun Certification
14 2 (0.19%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.14%) QA
2 7 (0.65%) ISO 8583
3 6 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.46%) ISO 9002
4 5 (0.46%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.37%) TickIT
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.093%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.76%) Firmware
3 14 (1.30%) KVM
4 12 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.65%) QEMU
6 5 (0.46%) Docker
6 5 (0.46%) LXC
6 5 (0.46%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.46%) Xen
7 4 (0.37%) NFS
8 3 (0.28%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.19%) Ceph
9 2 (0.19%) Samba
10 1 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.093%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.46%) Puppet
2 5 (0.46%) Mesos
3 4 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.19%) Ansible
5 1 (0.093%) Nagios
5 1 (0.093%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 218 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 80 (7.41%) Oracle
3 29 (2.69%) VMware
4 16 (1.48%) HP
5 15 (1.39%) Cisco
5 15 (1.39%) Google
5 15 (1.39%) TOWER Software
6 13 (1.20%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.02%) Citrix
8 9 (0.83%) SAP
9 7 (0.65%) IBM
9 7 (0.65%) Apple
10 5 (0.46%) Siemens
10 5 (0.46%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.46%) T-Plan
10 5 (0.46%) Adobe
10 5 (0.46%) Symbian
10 5 (0.46%) i2
10 5 (0.46%) Allen-Bradley
10 5 (0.46%) Rackspace
Chelmsford, Essex
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Salary: £24000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MatsSoft Limited
Salary: 20 days holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, plus Pension, Health Plan, 25 days hol
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Essex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
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Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday