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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 22 44
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.27% 6.84% 4.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.68% 18.37% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
136 147 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.52% 37.22% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 81 134 119
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £75,000
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
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 30 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Luton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) B2B
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Lumesse
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Front Office
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Lumesse
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
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