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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.01% 10.49% 7.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.13% 24.19% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 20
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
159 124 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.79% 43.36% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 133 90 106
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 39 (97.50%) Degree
2 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
4 14 (35.00%) Broadband
4 14 (35.00%) MS Office
4 14 (35.00%) Marketing
5 12 (30.00%) Time Management
5 12 (30.00%) Games
5 12 (30.00%) Workflow
6 10 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (17.50%) .NET
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.00%) C#
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) VCP4
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.50%) MVC
10 4 (10.00%) HTML
10 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
10 4 (10.00%) SOA
10 4 (10.00%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) CSS
10 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (10.00%) QA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.00%) MS Office
3 10 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Broadband
2 1 (2.50%) LTE
2 1 (2.50%) Multicast
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) 3G
2 1 (2.50%) DVB
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 14 (35.00%) Marketing
3 12 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (7.50%) Legal
5 2 (5.00%) Finance
6 1 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.50%) Electronics
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Junior
3 11 (27.50%) Web Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Manager
4 10 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate
6 3 (7.50%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) Kendo UI
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.50%) Sass
6 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.50%) Symfony
6 1 (2.50%) Flash
6 1 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (2.50%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Time Management
1 12 (30.00%) Workflow
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) UML
5 2 (5.00%) OOP
5 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Web Development
6 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) VCP4
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
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