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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.29% 2.59% 7.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% 9.57% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 26
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
92 94 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 21.15% 27.01% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 121
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Luton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Luton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 40 (97.56%) Degree
2 18 (43.90%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) Oracle
4 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
5 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 11 (26.83%) Project Management
6 10 (24.39%) Migration
6 10 (24.39%) CMS
6 10 (24.39%) Replication
6 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
7 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) SAN
7 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.95%) Content Management
7 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
7 9 (21.95%) Marketing
7 9 (21.95%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (21.95%) User Stories
8 8 (19.51%) C#
8 8 (19.51%) .NET
8 8 (19.51%) UML
8 8 (19.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (19.51%) SUSE
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (19.51%) Subversion
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (19.51%) BPMN

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (24.39%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) NAS
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.32%) Wireless
5 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.32%) 4G
5 3 (7.32%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.32%) LTE
5 3 (7.32%) SS7
5 3 (7.32%) DMZ
5 3 (7.32%) SMS
5 3 (7.32%) 3GPP
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP
5 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.88%) UMTS
6 2 (4.88%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Subversion
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (21.95%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Automotive
4 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) DBA
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
4 4 (9.76%) WCF
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) XSLT
5 3 (7.32%) WSDL
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
6 1 (2.44%) CSLA
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
2 10 (24.39%) Replication
3 8 (19.51%) Social Media
4 2 (4.88%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) SUSE
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Project Management
2 10 (24.39%) Migration
3 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.95%) Content Management
3 9 (21.95%) Incident Management
3 9 (21.95%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (21.95%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (21.95%) User Stories
4 8 (19.51%) BPMN
4 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
4 8 (19.51%) UML
5 7 (17.07%) Change Control
6 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Performance Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) TDD
8 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
3 8 (19.51%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) VB
7 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) C
8 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
9 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (97.56%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) PMP
3 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.32%) VCP5
5 1 (2.44%) HNC
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) vSphere
2 3 (7.32%) VMFS
2 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.32%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Adobe
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire, South East
University of Bedfordshire
Salary: £21,391 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire, South East
University of Bedfordshire
Salary: £32,277 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire, South East
University of Bedfordshire
Salary: £25,513 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago