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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.26% 11.07% 10.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.39% 25.19% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 39
Average salary £34,250 £26,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.47% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £22,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £62,250 £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
69 131 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 30.26% 43.96% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 123 125
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 19 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 33 (91.67%) Degree
2 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 15 (41.67%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) Finance
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.78%) C#
6 10 (27.78%) .NET
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
6 10 (27.78%) Web Services
6 10 (27.78%) UML
6 10 (27.78%) WSH
6 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 10 (27.78%) Spring
7 9 (25.00%) QA
7 9 (25.00%) SOA
7 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) Struts
8 8 (22.22%) Servlets
8 8 (22.22%) EJB
8 8 (22.22%) J2EE
8 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
8 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 (19.44%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) PowerPivot
3 3 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Sahi
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
1 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Ant
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
2 2 (5.56%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) NCover
2 2 (5.56%) FxCop
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Graduate
3 9 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Tester
6 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.11%) QA Tester
6 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) QA Leader
7 3 (8.33%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.78%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
1 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
1 10 (27.78%) CSS
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
1 10 (27.78%) WSH
1 10 (27.78%) Spring
2 8 (22.22%) Struts
2 8 (22.22%) Servlets
2 8 (22.22%) EJB
2 8 (22.22%) J2EE
2 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 8 (22.22%) JPA
3 7 (19.44%) JSF
3 7 (19.44%) SOAP
3 7 (19.44%) JSP
3 7 (19.44%) JMS
4 6 (16.67%) XML
4 6 (16.67%) jQuery
4 6 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Physics
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) UML
3 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 9 (25.00%) SOA
5 8 (22.22%) MVC
6 7 (19.44%) System Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) User Stories
8 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
9 4 (11.11%) Network Management
9 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
9 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) C++
6 4 (11.11%) C
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) Lua
8 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (91.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) HND
2 4 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) MCSD
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCTS
5 1 (2.78%) MCPD
5 1 (2.78%) CCSE
5 1 (2.78%) CCSA
5 1 (2.78%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Progress
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago