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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.23% 10.56% 12.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.79% 23.36% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 48
Average salary £34,250 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.32% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
91 137 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.69% 45.21% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 78 131 149
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) Oracle
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) Finance
6 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
6 10 (30.30%) Spring
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) UML
6 10 (30.30%) WSH
6 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
8 8 (24.24%) QA
8 8 (24.24%) JPA
8 8 (24.24%) C#
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
8 8 (24.24%) J2EE
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
8 8 (24.24%) EJB
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) Servlets
8 8 (24.24%) Struts
8 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
8 8 (24.24%) SOA
9 7 (21.21%) JMS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
4 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) PowerPivot
3 3 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
2 4 (12.12%) Kerberos
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) IPsec
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.12%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (9.09%) Selenium
1 3 (9.09%) Sahi
2 2 (6.06%) NCover
2 2 (6.06%) FxCop
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) CruiseControl
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Graduate
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) QA Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Spring
1 10 (30.30%) Web Services
1 10 (30.30%) WSH
2 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
2 8 (24.24%) JPA
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) J2EE
2 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
2 8 (24.24%) EJB
2 8 (24.24%) CSS
2 8 (24.24%) Servlets
2 8 (24.24%) Struts
3 7 (21.21%) JMS
3 7 (21.21%) SOAP
3 7 (21.21%) JSP
3 7 (21.21%) JSF
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
4 5 (15.15%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
4 5 (15.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
3 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.06%) Physics
7 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) UML
4 8 (24.24%) SOA
5 7 (21.21%) System Testing
6 6 (18.18%) MVC
7 5 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Analytics
7 5 (15.15%) User Stories
8 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.12%) Network Management
8 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
8 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
8 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) C
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) Lua
Qualifications
1 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) HND
3 3 (9.09%) MCP
3 3 (9.09%) MCSD
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCTS
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCSE
5 1 (3.03%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Progress
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.03%) F5
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