The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.54% 8.81% 7.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.19% 24.15% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 27
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Computer Science
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
216 236 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.73% 36.48% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 183 198 137
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,750 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,600 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Northampton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Northampton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 22 (66.67%) C#
3 21 (63.64%) SQL
4 20 (60.61%) .NET
4 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
5 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
6 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
7 15 (45.45%) HTML
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
8 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
8 14 (42.42%) Entity Framework
9 13 (39.39%) MVC
9 13 (39.39%) CSS
9 13 (39.39%) XML
10 12 (36.36%) Web Services
10 12 (36.36%) VB.NET
10 12 (36.36%) OO
10 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
11 10 (30.30%) JSON
11 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (30.30%) OOP
11 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
13 7 (21.21%) Windows
13 7 (21.21%) Linux
13 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
13 7 (21.21%) Scrum
13 7 (21.21%) Web Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.21%) Mercurial
2 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.12%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Software Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Software Developer
4 8 (24.24%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) Junior
6 6 (18.18%) Junior Developer
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Junior Software Engineer
9 3 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 3 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Graduate
9 3 (9.09%) Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 15 (45.45%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
4 14 (42.42%) Entity Framework
5 13 (39.39%) XML
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
7 10 (30.30%) JSON
7 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (21.21%) jQuery
9 4 (12.12%) NHibernate
10 3 (9.09%) WCF
10 3 (9.09%) J2EE
10 3 (9.09%) Struts
11 2 (6.06%) LAMP
11 2 (6.06%) EJB
11 2 (6.06%) JSP
11 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.15%) Physics
3 4 (12.12%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
6 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
6 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) MVC
4 12 (36.36%) OO
5 10 (30.30%) OOP
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
6 7 (21.21%) Web Development
7 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Bug Management
8 3 (9.09%) Test Management
9 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.06%) Coaching
9 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
9 2 (6.06%) Image Processing
9 2 (6.06%) Pattern Recognition
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PhD
2 5 (15.15%) ISEB
3 3 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) MCDST
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) OCPJP
5 1 (3.03%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Sun
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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