The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 72 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.51% 4.38% 3.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.27% 10.38% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 32
Median salary £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
417 520 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.48% 42.17% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 335 369 366
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,600 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Essex region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Essex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Essex

Computer Science
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +8 19 £62,500 +38.88%
Chelmsford +17 12 £38,500 +60.41%
Saffron Walden +2 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Brentwood +11 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea -13 1 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Basildon - 1 £25,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 165 (77.83%) Degree
2 83 (39.15%) Java
3 74 (34.91%) JavaScript
4 73 (34.43%) C#
5 68 (32.08%) SQL
6 66 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (29.72%) .NET
8 62 (29.25%) SQL Server
9 61 (28.77%) CSS
9 61 (28.77%) HTML
10 57 (26.89%) MVC
11 54 (25.47%) ASP.NET
11 54 (25.47%) Ajax
12 53 (25.00%) Oracle
13 50 (23.58%) Relational Database
14 45 (21.23%) OO
14 45 (21.23%) Finance
14 45 (21.23%) Software Engineering
15 43 (20.28%) Swing
15 43 (20.28%) OOP
16 41 (19.34%) JBoss
16 41 (19.34%) J2EE
17 37 (17.45%) E-Commerce
18 36 (16.98%) Microsoft
18 36 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (16.51%) Oracle Database
19 35 (16.51%) PL/SQL
20 31 (14.62%) WebSphere
20 31 (14.62%) WebLogic
21 30 (14.15%) Analytics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (19.34%) JBoss
2 31 (14.62%) WebLogic
2 31 (14.62%) WebSphere
3 17 (8.02%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.30%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.19%) MS Office
2 8 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.60%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) Network Security
2 2 (0.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 50 (23.58%) Relational Database
3 35 (16.51%) Oracle Database
4 28 (13.21%) RDBMS
5 27 (12.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (10.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.25%) MySQL
8 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.89%) Lumira
10 4 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.89%) SAP BI
10 4 (1.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (8.02%) Subversion
2 12 (5.66%) SoapUI
2 12 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.25%) Ant
3 9 (4.25%) LoadRunner
3 9 (4.25%) Maven
4 8 (3.77%) HP UFT
5 7 (3.30%) Gradle
6 5 (2.36%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.89%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.89%) NUnit
7 4 (1.89%) Selenium
8 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.94%) JUnit
8 2 (0.94%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.94%) Moq
8 2 (0.94%) MSTest
8 2 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.47%) JMeter
General
1 45 (21.23%) Finance
2 19 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.13%) Banking
4 8 (3.77%) Automotive
5 4 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.47%) Military
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (73.11%) Developer
2 62 (29.25%) Java Developer
3 60 (28.30%) Senior Developer
4 40 (18.87%) C# Developer
5 38 (17.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 36 (16.98%) Programmer
7 35 (16.51%) Java Programmer
8 32 (15.09%) Senior Programmer
9 31 (14.62%) Senior Java Programmer
10 28 (13.21%) Graduate
11 27 (12.74%) Analyst
12 26 (12.26%) .NET Developer
13 24 (11.32%) J2EE Developer
13 24 (11.32%) J2EE Programmer
13 24 (11.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 24 (11.32%) Oracle Developer
13 24 (11.32%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 24 (11.32%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 24 (11.32%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 24 (11.32%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.72%) .NET
2 61 (28.77%) CSS
2 61 (28.77%) HTML
3 54 (25.47%) Ajax
3 54 (25.47%) ASP.NET
4 43 (20.28%) Swing
5 41 (19.34%) J2EE
6 36 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (12.26%) jQuery
8 24 (11.32%) WCF
9 22 (10.38%) WPF
10 17 (8.02%) Web Services
11 13 (6.13%) Hibernate
11 13 (6.13%) Java EE
12 10 (4.72%) SOAP
13 8 (3.77%) Spring
14 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (3.30%) JMS
15 6 (2.83%) HTML5
16 4 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.85%) Mathematics
2 17 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.25%) Biology
4 7 (3.30%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.83%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.89%) Life Science
7 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.89%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.89%) User Experience
8 2 (0.94%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.94%) CUDA
8 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.94%) Physics
8 2 (0.94%) PKI
8 2 (0.94%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.94%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.08%) Linux
2 10 (4.72%) Unix
3 6 (2.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.89%) MVC
3 45 (21.23%) OO
3 45 (21.23%) Software Engineering
4 43 (20.28%) OOP
5 37 (17.45%) E-Commerce
6 30 (14.15%) Analytics
7 28 (13.21%) Open Source
8 27 (12.74%) Web Development
9 26 (12.26%) ETL
10 23 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (10.38%) Workflow
12 16 (7.55%) Business Analysis
13 15 (7.08%) Project Management
13 15 (7.08%) Software Testing
14 11 (5.19%) ITIL
14 11 (5.19%) SDLC
14 11 (5.19%) Use Case
15 9 (4.25%) Front End Development
15 9 (4.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 83 (39.15%) Java
2 74 (34.91%) JavaScript
3 73 (34.43%) C#
4 68 (32.08%) SQL
5 35 (16.51%) PL/SQL
6 16 (7.55%) C++
7 14 (6.60%) Python
8 12 (5.66%) Perl
9 10 (4.72%) C
10 8 (3.77%) ABAP
10 8 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.77%) VBA
11 6 (2.83%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.89%) PHP
12 4 (1.89%) VB
13 2 (0.94%) Groovy
13 2 (0.94%) Scala
13 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.94%) VBScript
13 2 (0.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 165 (77.83%) Degree
2 11 (5.19%) ISEB
2 11 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.83%) CCNA
4 6 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.83%) MCSE
5 5 (2.36%) PhD
6 4 (1.89%) HND
6 4 (1.89%) MCSD
7 2 (0.94%) CCNP
7 2 (0.94%) CEH
7 2 (0.94%) CISM
7 2 (0.94%) CISSP
7 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) RHCE
7 2 (0.94%) SANS
7 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.13%) QA
2 4 (1.89%) SLA
3 2 (0.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.94%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.77%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.94%) Nessus
2 2 (0.94%) Nexpose
2 2 (0.94%) QRadar
2 2 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 53 (25.00%) Oracle
2 36 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.38%) Tableau
4 15 (7.08%) HP
5 9 (4.25%) Citrix
5 9 (4.25%) SAP
6 4 (1.89%) Progress
7 2 (0.94%) Anaplan
7 2 (0.94%) ArcSight
7 2 (0.94%) Cisco
7 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.94%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.94%) Symantec
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) Sage
8 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
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