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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 61 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.06% 4.45% 3.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.59% 10.89% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 31
Median salary £57,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.72% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
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
418 505 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.51% 40.86% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 329 350 365
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,750 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 0 16 £62,500 +38.88%
Chelmsford +14 11 £38,500 -2.53%
Basildon - 2 £25,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -14 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Saffron Walden - 1 £47,500 - 4
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 162 (81.00%) Degree
2 82 (41.00%) Java
3 75 (37.50%) SQL
4 71 (35.50%) C#
5 67 (33.50%) JavaScript
6 62 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (30.00%) .NET
8 56 (28.00%) HTML
8 56 (28.00%) CSS
9 55 (27.50%) Oracle
9 55 (27.50%) MVC
10 52 (26.00%) SQL Server
10 52 (26.00%) ASP.NET
11 50 (25.00%) Ajax
11 50 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 45 (22.50%) Software Engineering
12 45 (22.50%) J2EE
13 43 (21.50%) OOP
13 43 (21.50%) OO
13 43 (21.50%) JBoss
14 41 (20.50%) Swing
15 38 (19.00%) Finance
15 38 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 36 (18.00%) WebSphere
16 36 (18.00%) E-Commerce
16 36 (18.00%) WebLogic
17 35 (17.50%) PL/SQL
18 33 (16.50%) Oracle Database
19 28 (14.00%) Open Source
20 27 (13.50%) 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 43 (21.50%) JBoss
2 36 (18.00%) WebLogic
2 36 (18.00%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.50%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.50%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (5.50%) MS Office
2 5 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) Network Security
2 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 33 (16.50%) Oracle Database
4 25 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 24 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (9.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.50%) MySQL
10 4 (2.00%) Big Data
10 4 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.00%) SAP BI
10 4 (2.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.50%) Subversion
3 11 (5.50%) Ant
3 11 (5.50%) Gradle
3 11 (5.50%) Maven
4 10 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (4.50%) LoadRunner
6 7 (3.50%) HP UFT
7 4 (2.00%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.00%) Moq
9 2 (1.00%) MSTest
9 2 (1.00%) NUnit
9 2 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.00%) Selenium
9 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.50%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (19.00%) Finance
2 14 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.00%) Banking
4 7 (3.50%) Automotive
5 4 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Military
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (76.50%) Developer
2 69 (34.50%) Senior Developer
3 67 (33.50%) Java Developer
4 43 (21.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (19.50%) Programmer
6 38 (19.00%) Java Programmer
7 33 (16.50%) Senior Programmer
8 32 (16.00%) Senior Java Programmer
9 30 (15.00%) C# Developer
10 28 (14.00%) .NET Developer
10 28 (14.00%) Graduate
11 25 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
11 25 (12.50%) Analyst
11 25 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
11 25 (12.50%) J2EE Programmer
11 25 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 25 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
11 25 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 25 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 25 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.00%) .NET
2 56 (28.00%) CSS
2 56 (28.00%) HTML
3 52 (26.00%) ASP.NET
4 50 (25.00%) Ajax
5 45 (22.50%) J2EE
6 41 (20.50%) Swing
7 38 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (11.00%) jQuery
9 18 (9.00%) WCF
9 18 (9.00%) WPF
10 16 (8.00%) Hibernate
11 15 (7.50%) Java EE
12 13 (6.50%) Web Services
13 11 (5.50%) JMS
14 10 (5.00%) SOAP
15 7 (3.50%) Spring
16 6 (3.00%) HTML5
17 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 4 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.50%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.00%) Biology
4 6 (3.00%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.00%) User Experience
6 3 (1.50%) Life Science
7 2 (1.00%) CUDA
7 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.00%) Physics
7 2 (1.00%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Psychology
8 1 (0.50%) RIA
8 1 (0.50%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.50%) Linux
2 8 (4.00%) Unix
3 6 (3.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.50%) MVC
3 45 (22.50%) Software Engineering
4 43 (21.50%) OO
4 43 (21.50%) OOP
5 36 (18.00%) E-Commerce
6 28 (14.00%) Open Source
7 27 (13.50%) Analytics
8 23 (11.50%) ETL
9 22 (11.00%) Web Development
10 19 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (8.00%) Business Analysis
12 13 (6.50%) Project Management
12 13 (6.50%) Workflow
13 12 (6.00%) Software Testing
14 11 (5.50%) SDLC
15 10 (5.00%) ITIL
16 9 (4.50%) Front End Development
16 9 (4.50%) Performance Testing
16 9 (4.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 82 (41.00%) Java
2 75 (37.50%) SQL
3 71 (35.50%) C#
4 67 (33.50%) JavaScript
5 35 (17.50%) PL/SQL
6 16 (8.00%) C++
7 12 (6.00%) Python
8 10 (5.00%) Perl
9 9 (4.50%) C
10 8 (4.00%) VBA
11 7 (3.50%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.00%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.00%) ABAP
13 4 (2.00%) PHP
13 4 (2.00%) VB
14 2 (1.00%) Groovy
14 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.00%) VBScript
14 2 (1.00%) XAML
15 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 162 (81.00%) Degree
2 11 (5.50%) ISEB
2 11 (5.50%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.00%) CCNA
4 4 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.00%) MCSE
5 3 (1.50%) HND
5 3 (1.50%) PhD
6 2 (1.00%) MCSD
6 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.00%) PMP
7 1 (0.50%) CCNP
7 1 (0.50%) CEH
7 1 (0.50%) CISM
7 1 (0.50%) CISSP
7 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) RHCE
7 1 (0.50%) SANS
7 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.50%) QA
2 3 (1.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.50%) Nessus
2 1 (0.50%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.50%) QRadar
2 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 55 (27.50%) Oracle
2 26 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.50%) Tableau
4 14 (7.00%) HP
5 9 (4.50%) Citrix
6 4 (2.00%) SAP
7 3 (1.50%) Progress
8 2 (1.00%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.50%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.50%) Symantec
9 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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