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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 29 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.15% 8.66% 5.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 18.91% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 14
Median salary £56,250 £20,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+174.39% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £39,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
80 201 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 41.24% 45.79% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 68 176 119
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) Unix
3 11 (40.74%) C++
3 11 (40.74%) High Availability
3 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
4 10 (37.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
4 10 (37.04%) Multithreaded Programming
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (33.33%) Physics
5 9 (33.33%) Games
5 9 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (33.33%) OOD
5 9 (33.33%) Virtual Team
5 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 9 (33.33%) Low Latency
6 5 (18.52%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (14.81%) Economics
8 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (11.11%) Android
8 3 (11.11%) Git (software)

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
2 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) SCons
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Banking
3 9 (33.33%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C++ Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior C++ Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Graduate
5 4 (14.81%) Computer Science Graduate
5 4 (14.81%) Graduate Tester
5 4 (14.81%) iOS Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (33.33%) Physics
2 9 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 4 (14.81%) Economics
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) Arduino
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) High Availability
1 11 (40.74%) OO
2 10 (37.04%) Multithreaded Programming
2 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
3 9 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 9 (33.33%) OOD
3 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Product Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C++
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat