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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.71% 7.31% 7.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.13% 17.50% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 17
Median salary £20,500 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-53.14% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
160 200 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 43.48% 41.75% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 151 180 92
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 43 (70.49%) .NET
2 42 (68.85%) C#
3 41 (67.21%) Objective-C
3 41 (67.21%) Apple iOS
4 37 (60.66%) HTML
4 37 (60.66%) MySQL
4 37 (60.66%) Android
5 36 (59.02%) Java
5 36 (59.02%) C++
5 36 (59.02%) PHP
6 35 (57.38%) C
7 33 (54.10%) Degree
8 27 (44.26%) Software Engineering
9 19 (31.15%) Firmware
9 19 (31.15%) Web Services
9 19 (31.15%) Mobile App
9 19 (31.15%) Mobile Application Development
10 18 (29.51%) CSS
10 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
11 17 (27.87%) Windows
11 17 (27.87%) Node.js
12 16 (26.23%) QA
12 16 (26.23%) Embedded C
12 16 (26.23%) Embedded C++
13 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
15 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (13.11%) Electronics
15 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
16 7 (11.48%) MS Excel

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 17 (27.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) IaaS
2 4 (6.56%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Big Data
3 2 (3.28%) OLAP
3 2 (3.28%) QlikView
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Datazen
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.11%) Electronics
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.28%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Graduate
2 35 (57.38%) Developer
3 28 (45.90%) Graduate Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Graduate Software Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Software Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Graduate Mobile Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Applications Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Graduate Applications Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Graduate Applications Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Software Engineer
7 10 (16.39%) Graduate Software Tester
7 10 (16.39%) Graduate Tester
7 10 (16.39%) Software Tester
7 10 (16.39%) Tester
8 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) HTML
3 19 (31.15%) Web Services
4 18 (29.51%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.56%) WCF
7 2 (3.28%) RESTful
8 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.56%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.56%) Reinsurance
3 4 (6.56%) Social Media
4 2 (3.28%) Xbox
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (67.21%) Apple iOS
2 37 (60.66%) Android
3 17 (27.87%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Software Engineering
2 19 (31.15%) Mobile Application Development
3 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
4 7 (11.48%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) Analytics
5 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.20%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.56%) MVC
7 4 (6.56%) UML
8 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.28%) Information Management
9 2 (3.28%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.28%) TDD
9 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.28%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) C#
2 41 (67.21%) Objective-C
3 36 (59.02%) C++
3 36 (59.02%) Java
3 36 (59.02%) PHP
4 35 (57.38%) C
5 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
6 16 (26.23%) Embedded C
6 16 (26.23%) Embedded C++
7 3 (4.92%) SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (54.10%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ISEB
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) QA
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) Firmware
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Planview
3 4 (6.56%) Apple
4 2 (3.28%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.28%) Netezza
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) Tableau
4 2 (3.28%) Teradata