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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.67% 10.00% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.87% 19.55% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 8
Median salary £30,250 £30,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
124 179 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 41.33% 51.14% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 113 173 87
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 August 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 30 (81.08%) Degree
2 15 (40.54%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) C
3 14 (37.84%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) C++
3 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
3 14 (37.84%) Android
4 13 (35.14%) .NET
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Apple iOS
6 11 (29.73%) HTML
7 10 (27.03%) Objective-C
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) CSS
8 9 (24.32%) Node.js
8 9 (24.32%) QA
9 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
9 8 (21.62%) Embedded C
9 8 (21.62%) Embedded C++
9 8 (21.62%) PHP
9 8 (21.62%) MySQL
9 8 (21.62%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.22%) Python
12 5 (13.51%) Project Management
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
13 4 (10.81%) Big Data
13 4 (10.81%) Network Security

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:

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Graduate
2 18 (48.65%) Developer
3 15 (40.54%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Applications Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Graduate Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Software Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) Node.js
4 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) HTML5
6 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) Arduino
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (5.41%) Xbox
6 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Android
2 12 (32.43%) Apple iOS
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Analytics
4 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Product Management
6 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) V-Model
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) C
2 14 (37.84%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) C++
3 10 (27.03%) Objective-C
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.62%) Embedded C
5 8 (21.62%) Embedded C++
5 8 (21.62%) PHP
6 6 (16.22%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
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