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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 49 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.25% 4.14% 3.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.54% 14.18% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 23
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
337 275 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.08% 29.19% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 305 240 225
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +8 43 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Towcester - 4 £45,000 - 1
Brackley - 1 £18,500 -
Kettering - 1 £21,500 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 75 (81.52%) Degree
2 51 (55.43%) C#
3 50 (54.35%) SQL
4 47 (51.09%) Software Engineering
5 41 (44.57%) .NET
6 39 (42.39%) Windows
7 34 (36.96%) HTML
8 29 (31.52%) ASP.NET
9 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
9 26 (28.26%) Mathematics
9 26 (28.26%) Physics
10 25 (27.17%) Linux
10 25 (27.17%) PhD
10 25 (27.17%) Python
11 24 (26.09%) C++
12 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio
14 18 (19.57%) VB.NET
15 17 (18.48%) CSS
15 17 (18.48%) OO
15 17 (18.48%) .NET Framework
15 17 (18.48%) Entity Framework
16 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
17 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
17 15 (16.30%) Scrum
18 14 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (15.22%) Image Processing
18 14 (15.22%) OOP
18 14 (15.22%) Electronics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.26%) DNS
1 3 (3.26%) NAS
2 1 (1.09%) Modbus
2 1 (1.09%) ISDN
2 1 (1.09%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) MySQL
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.35%) QlikView
5 3 (3.26%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.87%) Mercurial
5 5 (5.43%) Selenium
6 3 (3.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.09%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.09%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 14 (15.22%) Electronics
2 9 (9.78%) Games
3 4 (4.35%) Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Developer
2 33 (35.87%) Software Engineer
3 23 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (19.57%) .NET Developer
5 17 (18.48%) Software Developer
6 16 (17.39%) Graduate
7 9 (9.78%) Junior
7 9 (9.78%) C# Developer
7 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Junior Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Software Tester
12 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
12 4 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (44.57%) .NET
2 34 (36.96%) HTML
3 29 (31.52%) ASP.NET
4 17 (18.48%) CSS
4 17 (18.48%) .NET Framework
4 17 (18.48%) Entity Framework
5 13 (14.13%) jQuery
5 13 (14.13%) XML
6 12 (13.04%) JSON
7 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (11.96%) Web Services
8 9 (9.78%) WPF
9 7 (7.61%) HTML5
9 7 (7.61%) WinForms
10 6 (6.52%) Silverlight
10 6 (6.52%) WCF
11 3 (3.26%) Symfony
11 3 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.26%) LAMP
12 2 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Mathematics
1 26 (28.26%) Physics
2 11 (11.96%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (4.35%) Statistics
4 4 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) Windows
2 25 (27.17%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.26%) UNIX
5 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.48%) OO
3 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.30%) Scrum
5 14 (15.22%) OOP
5 14 (15.22%) Image Processing
6 13 (14.13%) MVC
7 12 (13.04%) Pattern Recognition
8 11 (11.96%) Web Development
9 4 (4.35%) Automation Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.35%) Analytics
9 4 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.35%) Balanced Scorecard
9 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.35%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) C#
2 50 (54.35%) SQL
3 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 25 (27.17%) Python
5 24 (26.09%) C++
6 18 (19.57%) VB.NET
7 7 (7.61%) Java
8 6 (6.52%) PHP
8 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.26%) C-shell
10 3 (3.26%) C
11 2 (2.17%) R
11 2 (2.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 75 (81.52%) Degree
2 25 (27.17%) PhD
3 4 (4.35%) ISEB
4 3 (3.26%) RHCE
4 3 (3.26%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) HNC
5 1 (1.09%) HND
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Samba
1 3 (3.26%) NFS
2 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.09%) XenApp
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Tableau
2 4 (4.35%) Birst
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix
4 1 (1.09%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) hybris
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IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago