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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 49 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 7.48% 6.45% 10.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.07% 20.81% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 34
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
222 197 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.89% 30.97% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 212 181 124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Northampton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (91.55%) Degree
2 47 (66.20%) C#
3 41 (57.75%) SQL
4 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
5 36 (50.70%) .NET
6 32 (45.07%) Windows
7 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET
7 26 (36.62%) HTML
8 25 (35.21%) Mathematics
8 25 (35.21%) Physics
9 21 (29.58%) PhD
10 20 (28.17%) C++
11 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
12 18 (25.35%) Visual Studio
12 18 (25.35%) Python
12 18 (25.35%) OO
12 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
12 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (23.94%) Scrum
13 17 (23.94%) VB.NET
14 16 (22.54%) Linux
14 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
14 16 (22.54%) Entity Framework
15 14 (19.72%) CSS
16 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
16 13 (18.31%) Electronics
16 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (18.31%) Image Processing
17 12 (16.90%) MVC
17 12 (16.90%) XML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
1 3 (4.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.63%) QlikView
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Visual Studio
2 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.68%) Mercurial
3 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.45%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (18.31%) Electronics
2 8 (11.27%) Games
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Software Engineer
2 28 (39.44%) Developer
3 20 (28.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) Software Developer
5 13 (18.31%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Graduate
7 8 (11.27%) Junior
7 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
7 8 (11.27%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (11.27%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Junior Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Tester
11 4 (5.63%) Automation Tester
11 4 (5.63%) Selenium Tester
11 4 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (5.63%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.70%) .NET
2 26 (36.62%) ASP.NET
2 26 (36.62%) HTML
3 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
3 16 (22.54%) Entity Framework
4 14 (19.72%) CSS
5 12 (16.90%) XML
6 11 (15.49%) Web Services
6 11 (15.49%) JSON
6 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (11.27%) WPF
8 7 (9.86%) jQuery
9 6 (8.45%) HTML5
9 6 (8.45%) Silverlight
9 6 (8.45%) WCF
9 6 (8.45%) WinForms
10 2 (2.82%) LAMP
11 1 (1.41%) Flash
11 1 (1.41%) SOAP
11 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Mathematics
1 25 (35.21%) Physics
2 10 (14.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (5.63%) Statistics
4 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Android
3 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
2 18 (25.35%) OO
2 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) Scrum
4 13 (18.31%) Image Processing
5 12 (16.90%) MVC
6 11 (15.49%) OOP
6 11 (15.49%) Pattern Recognition
7 7 (9.86%) SDLC
8 6 (8.45%) Web Development
9 4 (5.63%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.63%) Analytics
9 4 (5.63%) Automation Testing
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.63%) Balanced Scorecard
9 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.63%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (5.63%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (66.20%) C#
2 41 (57.75%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) C++
4 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
5 18 (25.35%) Python
6 17 (23.94%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.23%) C-shell
8 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.82%) R
9 2 (2.82%) C
9 2 (2.82%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (91.55%) Degree
2 21 (29.58%) PhD
3 7 (9.86%) ISEB
4 3 (4.23%) RHCE
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.23%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
5 2 (2.82%) MCDST
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Samba
1 3 (4.23%) NFS
2 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Tableau
2 4 (5.63%) Birst
3 3 (4.23%) Google
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