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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 55 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.36% 4.75% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.92% 12.20% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 38
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 £28,200 £21,550 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
395 500 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.50% 38.94% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 296 360 284
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +9 10 £62,500 +44.50% 2
Chelmsford +3 5 £52,500 +118.75% 1
Brentwood -1 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Basildon +7 4 £42,500 +66.66%
Saffron Walden +1 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Harlow -1 2 £36,750 -2.00%
Southend-on-Sea -2 2 £21,500 +7.50%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 106 (92.17%) Degree
2 63 (54.78%) Java
3 54 (46.96%) SQL
4 45 (39.13%) Oracle
5 44 (38.26%) Relational Database
6 42 (36.52%) JBoss
7 41 (35.65%) WebSphere
7 41 (35.65%) WebLogic
7 41 (35.65%) J2EE
8 40 (34.78%) C#
9 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 34 (29.57%) MVC
12 33 (28.70%) Software Engineering
13 32 (27.83%) .NET
14 29 (25.22%) CSS
15 28 (24.35%) E-Commerce
15 28 (24.35%) Ajax
16 27 (23.48%) HTML
16 27 (23.48%) Finance
17 25 (21.74%) OOP
17 25 (21.74%) OO
17 25 (21.74%) Swing
18 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET
18 24 (20.87%) Open Source
18 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 23 (20.00%) PL/SQL
19 23 (20.00%) Oracle Database
20 22 (19.13%) Java EE
21 21 (18.26%) Team Foundation Server

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 42 (36.52%) JBoss
2 41 (35.65%) WebLogic
2 41 (35.65%) WebSphere
3 19 (16.52%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.61%) Apache
5 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Office
2 5 (4.35%) MS Project
3 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) DHCP
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.87%) SAN
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (38.26%) Relational Database
2 23 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 20 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.09%) MySQL
5 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.61%) Big Data
8 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.87%) Lumira
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.87%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (18.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (16.52%) Ant
2 19 (16.52%) Gradle
2 19 (16.52%) Maven
3 9 (7.83%) SoapUI
4 8 (6.96%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.48%) JIRA
6 3 (2.61%) Moq
6 3 (2.61%) NUnit
6 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.74%) MSTest
7 2 (1.74%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.87%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.87%) Selenium
8 1 (0.87%) Subversion
8 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (23.48%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.87%) Back Office
3 1 (0.87%) Electronics
3 1 (0.87%) Military
3 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (76.52%) Developer
2 62 (53.91%) Senior Developer
3 51 (44.35%) Java Developer
4 42 (36.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (29.57%) Programmer
6 33 (28.70%) Java Programmer
7 26 (22.61%) .NET Developer
8 23 (20.00%) Agile Developer
8 23 (20.00%) Senior Java Programmer
8 23 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
9 22 (19.13%) Agile Java Developer
9 22 (19.13%) J2EE Developer
9 22 (19.13%) J2EE Programmer
9 22 (19.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 22 (19.13%) Oracle Developer
10 21 (18.26%) Senior Agile Developer
10 21 (18.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 21 (18.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 21 (18.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (18.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.65%) J2EE
2 32 (27.83%) .NET
3 29 (25.22%) CSS
4 28 (24.35%) Ajax
5 27 (23.48%) HTML
6 25 (21.74%) Swing
7 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET
7 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (19.13%) Java EE
9 19 (16.52%) Hibernate
9 19 (16.52%) JMS
10 9 (7.83%) SOAP
11 6 (5.22%) WPF
12 5 (4.35%) jQuery
13 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
14 3 (2.61%) REST
14 3 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.61%) Unity DI Container
14 3 (2.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.48%) Internet of Things
3 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.87%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) RIA
5 1 (0.87%) User Experience
5 1 (0.87%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 4 (3.48%) Windows
3 2 (1.74%) Unix
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) MVC
3 33 (28.70%) Software Engineering
4 28 (24.35%) E-Commerce
5 25 (21.74%) OO
5 25 (21.74%) OOP
6 24 (20.87%) Open Source
7 9 (7.83%) Project Management
7 9 (7.83%) Scrum
8 8 (6.96%) Performance Testing
8 8 (6.96%) Software Testing
8 8 (6.96%) Test Strategy
9 7 (6.09%) Analytics
9 7 (6.09%) SDLC
10 6 (5.22%) Time Management
11 5 (4.35%) ETL
11 5 (4.35%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.48%) ETL Development
12 4 (3.48%) Line Management
12 4 (3.48%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 63 (54.78%) Java
2 54 (46.96%) SQL
3 40 (34.78%) C#
4 35 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.96%) VBA
7 6 (5.22%) C
8 5 (4.35%) C++
8 5 (4.35%) Python
9 4 (3.48%) Perl
10 3 (2.61%) PHP
10 3 (2.61%) VBScript
11 1 (0.87%) ABAP
11 1 (0.87%) Groovy
11 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (92.17%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) ISEB
2 9 (7.83%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.48%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.48%) PMP
4 2 (1.74%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.87%) CBAP
5 1 (0.87%) IIBA
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) HL7
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.87%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (39.13%) Oracle
2 9 (7.83%) HP
3 8 (6.96%) Citrix
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.48%) Tableau
6 2 (1.74%) VMware
7 1 (0.87%) arcserve
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.87%) EMC
7 1 (0.87%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.87%) Snowplow
7 1 (0.87%) Sophos
7 1 (0.87%) Veeam
Colchester, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + life insurance, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago