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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.53% 7.89% 9.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.74% 20.87% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 23
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
215 115 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.98% 37.83% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 196 87 116
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (91.23%) Degree
2 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
3 24 (42.11%) C#
4 23 (40.35%) .NET
5 21 (36.84%) HTML
5 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 18 (31.58%) MS Office
6 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 18 (31.58%) Broadband
6 18 (31.58%) Marketing
7 17 (29.82%) Time Management
7 17 (29.82%) CSS
7 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
7 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.82%) Workflow
7 17 (29.82%) MVC
8 15 (26.32%) .NET Framework
9 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.81%) N-Tier
10 12 (21.05%) SOA
10 12 (21.05%) jQuery
10 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
10 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (19.30%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
12 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
12 10 (17.54%) Kendo UI
13 8 (14.04%) Games
14 7 (12.28%) SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
2 18 (31.58%) MS Office
3 11 (19.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) PaaS
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) Broadband
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) Grunt
3 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 18 (31.58%) Marketing
3 8 (14.04%) Games
4 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Finance
6 1 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Senior Manager
3 12 (21.05%) Graduate
3 12 (21.05%) Junior
3 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Web Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Junior Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Graduate Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Graduate C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
3 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 17 (29.82%) CSS
5 15 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 12 (21.05%) jQuery
6 12 (21.05%) Entity Framework
7 10 (17.54%) Kendo UI
8 6 (10.53%) Web Services
9 4 (7.02%) XML
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.51%) HTML5
11 2 (3.51%) CSS3
11 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.75%) SOAP
12 1 (1.75%) ATL
12 1 (1.75%) Symfony
12 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) N-Tier
2 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Time Management
1 17 (29.82%) Workflow
1 17 (29.82%) MVC
2 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) SOA
4 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
5 5 (8.77%) OOP
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (7.02%) OO
7 2 (3.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.51%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.51%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.51%) UML
7 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Web Design
7 2 (3.51%) Scrum
8 1 (1.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) C#
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.28%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) C++
5 5 (8.77%) Java
6 4 (7.02%) PHP
6 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.26%) C
8 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (91.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCPD
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
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