The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.89% 2.32% 3.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.86% 7.37% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 17
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
74 95 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 32.89% 31.46% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 103
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Luton region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Luton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 30 (93.75%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
3 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
5 7 (21.88%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
6 6 (18.75%) SS7
6 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (18.75%) Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) LTE
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.75%) 4G
6 6 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (18.75%) XML
6 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 6 (18.75%) SMS
6 6 (18.75%) 3GPP
6 6 (18.75%) VoIP
6 6 (18.75%) MS Office

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.75%) SS7
2 6 (18.75%) SMS
2 6 (18.75%) 3GPP
2 6 (18.75%) VoIP
2 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (18.75%) Wireless
2 6 (18.75%) LTE
2 6 (18.75%) 4G
2 6 (18.75%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security
3 5 (15.63%) UMTS
3 5 (15.63%) GSM
4 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 2 (6.25%) DMZ
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) OLAP
3 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 3 (9.38%) Back Office
5 2 (6.25%) Automotive
6 1 (3.13%) Front Office
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) Ajax
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) WCF
5 1 (3.13%) CSLA
5 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
2 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) B2B
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Validation
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) VCP5
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) HNC
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
1 2 (6.25%) VMFS
1 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
5 1 (3.13%) Lumesse
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
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Posted: 2 days ago
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