The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 40 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.64% 5.65% 10.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.32% 14.29% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 31
Average salary £25,500 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.88% +34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
Suffolk

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

Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
207 91 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 49.88% 39.57% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 201 79 132
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £44,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Ipswich

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 63 (82.89%) Degree
2 45 (59.21%) C#
3 44 (57.89%) .NET
4 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
5 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 27 (35.53%) HTML
7 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
8 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 22 (28.95%) Time Management
10 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 20 (26.32%) CSS
10 20 (26.32%) MVC
11 19 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 19 (25.00%) Java
12 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (22.37%) Marketing
13 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
13 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (22.37%) SQL
13 17 (22.37%) MS Office
13 17 (22.37%) Broadband
14 16 (21.05%) Workflow
15 15 (19.74%) N-Tier
15 15 (19.74%) C++
15 15 (19.74%) jQuery
16 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
16 14 (18.42%) SDLC
17 12 (15.79%) VB.NET
17 12 (15.79%) Web Services
17 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.37%) MS Office
3 10 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Broadband
2 2 (2.63%) SMTP
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) VPN
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.21%) MySQL
6 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) Selenium
2 3 (3.95%) VisiBroker
3 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (22.37%) Marketing
3 6 (7.89%) Electronics
4 5 (6.58%) Finance
5 4 (5.26%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Games
7 1 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (47.37%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) Graduate
3 16 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 15 (19.74%) Junior
4 15 (19.74%) Senior Manager
5 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Administrator
6 11 (14.47%) .NET Developer
7 10 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Junior Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Software Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (10.53%) Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Test Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Junior Software Developer
11 4 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
12 3 (3.95%) Graduate Software Developer
12 3 (3.95%) Software Applications Engineer
12 3 (3.95%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.89%) .NET
2 27 (35.53%) HTML
3 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 20 (26.32%) CSS
4 17 (22.37%) .NET Framework
5 15 (19.74%) jQuery
6 12 (15.79%) Web Services
7 11 (14.47%) Entity Framework
7 11 (14.47%) Kendo UI
8 8 (10.53%) XML
9 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.95%) HTML5
10 2 (2.63%) CSS3
11 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.32%) SOAP
11 1 (1.32%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.74%) N-Tier
3 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.89%) Android
3 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Linux
5 3 (3.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) Time Management
2 20 (26.32%) MVC
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) Workflow
5 14 (18.42%) SDLC
6 11 (14.47%) SOA
6 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (6.58%) OO
10 4 (5.26%) OOP
10 4 (5.26%) TDD
10 4 (5.26%) Scrum
11 3 (3.95%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.95%) Test Management
11 3 (3.95%) Practice Management
11 3 (3.95%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.95%) Test Strategy
11 3 (3.95%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.95%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) C#
2 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.00%) Java
4 17 (22.37%) SQL
5 15 (19.74%) C++
6 12 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 8 (10.53%) PHP
8 7 (9.21%) Objective-C
9 6 (7.89%) C
10 3 (3.95%) VB
11 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.63%) Python
11 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (82.89%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Firmware
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) NFS
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) VMware
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