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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 38 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.66% 6.90% 9.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.04% 20.00% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
223 230 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.23% 34.48% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 204 205 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,950
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 30 June 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Northampton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 49 (90.74%) Degree
2 36 (66.67%) C#
3 34 (62.96%) SQL
4 29 (53.70%) Software Engineering
5 28 (51.85%) .NET
6 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 24 (44.44%) HTML
7 21 (38.89%) Windows
8 20 (37.04%) Mathematics
8 20 (37.04%) Physics
9 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
10 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 17 (31.48%) OO
12 16 (29.63%) PhD
12 16 (29.63%) CSS
12 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
12 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
13 15 (27.78%) Scrum
13 15 (27.78%) Entity Framework
14 14 (25.93%) MVC
14 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
14 14 (25.93%) XML
15 13 (24.07%) JSON
15 13 (24.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (24.07%) Web Services
15 13 (24.07%) OOP
15 13 (24.07%) Python
15 13 (24.07%) C++
15 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) QlikView
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.52%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.41%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (20.37%) Electronics
2 5 (9.26%) Games
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 23 (42.59%) Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 13 (24.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Junior
6 8 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Junior Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Graduate
9 5 (9.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Junior Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Data Manager
11 3 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 16 (29.63%) CSS
4 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 15 (27.78%) Entity Framework
5 14 (25.93%) XML
6 13 (24.07%) Web Services
6 13 (24.07%) JSON
6 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (11.11%) jQuery
8 5 (9.26%) HTML5
8 5 (9.26%) WCF
8 5 (9.26%) WPF
8 5 (9.26%) Silverlight
9 2 (3.70%) LAMP
10 1 (1.85%) WinForms
10 1 (1.85%) Flash
10 1 (1.85%) SOAP
10 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Mathematics
1 20 (37.04%) Physics
2 8 (14.81%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (7.41%) Statistics
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Software Engineering
2 17 (31.48%) OO
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.78%) Scrum
5 14 (25.93%) MVC
6 13 (24.07%) OOP
7 9 (16.67%) Pattern Recognition
7 9 (16.67%) Image Processing
8 5 (9.26%) Web Development
9 4 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Balanced Scorecard
9 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) SDLC
9 4 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) Analytics
10 3 (5.56%) Bug Management
10 3 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) C#
2 34 (62.96%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
5 13 (24.07%) C++
5 13 (24.07%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.85%) Java
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) C-shell
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (90.74%) Degree
2 16 (29.63%) PhD
3 5 (9.26%) ISEB
4 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) MCSE
5 2 (3.70%) MCDST
6 1 (1.85%) RHCE
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Samba
2 1 (1.85%) NFS
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Tableau
2 4 (7.41%) Birst
3 3 (5.56%) Google
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