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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 94 141 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.99% 12.13% 4.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.55% 25.31% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 85 115 60
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%

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
354 557 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.62% 47.93% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 262 407 390
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £23,750 £22,185
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 32 £52,500 -16.00% 6
Chelmsford -6 12 £24,000 +2.12% 1
Saffron Walden +2 11 £39,729 -16.36%
Brentwood +13 10 £77,500 +63.15% 2
Basildon +17 1 £60,000 -
Braintree - 1 £47,500 -
Witham - 1 £47,500 - 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 155 (95.68%) Degree
2 101 (62.35%) Java
3 76 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (38.27%) Oracle
4 62 (38.27%) JBoss
5 57 (35.19%) J2EE
6 56 (34.57%) WebSphere
7 54 (33.33%) WebLogic
8 52 (32.10%) SQL
9 50 (30.86%) Relational Database
10 47 (29.01%) JavaScript
11 42 (25.93%) HTML
11 42 (25.93%) E-Commerce
12 40 (24.69%) CSS
13 39 (24.07%) Software Engineering
14 38 (23.46%) OO
15 37 (22.84%) OOP
15 37 (22.84%) Swing
16 36 (22.22%) PL/SQL
17 35 (21.60%) Hibernate
18 34 (20.99%) Java EE
19 33 (20.37%) Maven
19 33 (20.37%) Ant
20 31 (19.14%) JMS
20 31 (19.14%) Ajax
20 31 (19.14%) Gradle
21 28 (17.28%) Oracle Database
22 25 (15.43%) Open Source
22 25 (15.43%) Finance
22 25 (15.43%) RDBMS

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 62 (38.27%) JBoss
2 56 (34.57%) WebSphere
3 54 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 23 (14.20%) GlassFish
5 9 (5.56%) Confluence
6 6 (3.70%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.47%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.85%) Apache
8 3 (1.85%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.23%) Apache Geronimo
9 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.56%) Internet
2 5 (3.09%) HTTP
3 4 (2.47%) SNMP
4 2 (1.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.62%) BGP
5 1 (0.62%) DSL
5 1 (0.62%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) Frame Relay
5 1 (0.62%) GPRS
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
5 1 (0.62%) IPsec
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) OSPF
5 1 (0.62%) PPP
5 1 (0.62%) SAN
5 1 (0.62%) SSL
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (30.86%) Relational Database
2 28 (17.28%) Oracle Database
3 25 (15.43%) RDBMS
4 15 (9.26%) Data Mining
4 15 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
6 10 (6.17%) MySQL
7 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.09%) CouchDB
8 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.09%) QlikView
9 3 (1.85%) Big Data
9 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.23%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.62%) Mahout
11 1 (0.62%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 33 (20.37%) Ant
1 33 (20.37%) Maven
2 31 (19.14%) Gradle
3 18 (11.11%) JIRA
4 11 (6.79%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.32%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.09%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.09%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.47%) gulp
8 2 (1.23%) Subversion
8 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.62%) Moq
9 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.62%) NUnit
9 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.62%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (15.43%) Finance
2 10 (6.17%) Automotive
3 7 (4.32%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
4 1 (0.62%) Back Office
4 1 (0.62%) Electronics
4 1 (0.62%) Games
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (77.78%) Developer
2 92 (56.79%) Java Developer
3 59 (36.42%) Senior Developer
4 52 (32.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (27.16%) Programmer
6 43 (26.54%) Java Programmer
7 39 (24.07%) Oracle Developer
8 37 (22.84%) Agile Developer
9 35 (21.60%) Agile Java Developer
9 35 (21.60%) J2EE Developer
9 35 (21.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 25 (15.43%) Senior Java Programmer
10 25 (15.43%) Senior Programmer
11 23 (14.20%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 23 (14.20%) Software Developer
12 22 (13.58%) Graduate
12 22 (13.58%) Graduate Developer
12 22 (13.58%) J2EE Programmer
13 21 (12.96%) Senior Agile Developer
13 21 (12.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (35.19%) J2EE
2 42 (25.93%) HTML
3 40 (24.69%) CSS
4 37 (22.84%) Swing
5 35 (21.60%) Hibernate
6 34 (20.99%) Java EE
7 31 (19.14%) Ajax
7 31 (19.14%) JMS
8 15 (9.26%) .NET
8 15 (9.26%) Spring
9 9 (5.56%) WPF
10 8 (4.94%) jQuery
10 8 (4.94%) Spring MVC
11 7 (4.32%) JPA
12 6 (3.70%) EJB
12 6 (3.70%) JSON
12 6 (3.70%) SOAP
13 5 (3.09%) HTML5
13 5 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (2.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.17%) Virtual Team
3 8 (4.94%) Internet of Things
4 5 (3.09%) e-Health
4 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.09%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.62%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.62%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.64%) Linux
2 6 (3.70%) Unix
3 2 (1.23%) Android
3 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) AIX
4 1 (0.62%) HPUX
4 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Solaris
4 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 39 (24.07%) Software Engineering
4 38 (23.46%) OO
5 37 (22.84%) OOP
6 25 (15.43%) Open Source
7 21 (12.96%) MVC
8 16 (9.88%) Business Analysis
9 13 (8.02%) Data Modelling
9 13 (8.02%) User Stories
10 11 (6.79%) PRINCE2
10 11 (6.79%) Use Case
11 10 (6.17%) Wealth Management
12 9 (5.56%) BPMN
12 9 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
12 9 (5.56%) UML
12 9 (5.56%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.94%) Change Management
13 8 (4.94%) Requirements Management
13 8 (4.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.35%) Java
2 52 (32.10%) SQL
3 47 (29.01%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 20 (12.35%) C#
6 7 (4.32%) Python
7 6 (3.70%) C
7 6 (3.70%) Perl
8 5 (3.09%) C++
8 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.09%) VBA
9 4 (2.47%) VB
10 3 (1.85%) PHP
10 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.23%) Ruby
11 2 (1.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.62%) Go
12 1 (0.62%) Haskell
12 1 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 155 (95.68%) Degree
2 11 (6.79%) IIBA
3 9 (5.56%) CBAP
4 7 (4.32%) ISEB
5 5 (3.09%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.09%) Postgraduate
5 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.62%) CISSP
8 1 (0.62%) GSEC
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) vSphere
2 2 (1.23%) LXC
3 1 (0.62%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) HDFS
3 1 (0.62%) KVM
3 1 (0.62%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (2.47%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (2.47%) Nagios
2 4 (2.47%) OpenView
2 4 (2.47%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.47%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (0.62%) Ansible
3 1 (0.62%) Mesos
Vendors
1 62 (38.27%) Oracle
2 10 (6.17%) HP
3 6 (3.70%) Citrix
4 5 (3.09%) Cognos
4 5 (3.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.47%) BMC
5 4 (2.47%) CA
5 4 (2.47%) Compuware
5 4 (2.47%) Dynatrace
5 4 (2.47%) IBM
5 4 (2.47%) Nimsoft
6 1 (0.62%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.62%) F5
6 1 (0.62%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.62%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.62%) Snowplow
6 1 (0.62%) Sun
6 1 (0.62%) Tableau
Witham, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton, Essex
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago