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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 10 37
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 50 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.08% 18.32% 5.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.79% 40.32% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 16
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
139 124 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 47.12% 45.42% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 123 100 101
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Games
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (13.04%) Electronics
6 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) C
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) HND
7 2 (8.70%) Broadband
7 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) UML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) Multicast
2 1 (4.35%) LTE
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) 2G
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) 3G
2 1 (4.35%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (43.48%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Junior
3 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Junior Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.35%) Kendo UI
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) Symfony
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) HND
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
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