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 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 57 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 30 59 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.41% 6.23% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.90% 18.97% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 58 31
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
303 311 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.39% 32.84% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 253 258 205
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -32 22 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Towcester - 3 £40,000 -
Kettering +3 1 - -
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (95.83%) Degree
2 28 (58.33%) .NET
3 27 (56.25%) C#
4 26 (54.17%) Software Engineering
5 25 (52.08%) SQL
5 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
6 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
8 21 (43.75%) HTML
9 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
10 18 (37.50%) CSS
11 17 (35.42%) MVC
11 17 (35.42%) XML
11 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
11 17 (35.42%) Entity Framework
12 16 (33.33%) VB.NET
12 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (31.25%) Web Services
13 15 (31.25%) OO
14 13 (27.08%) Linux
14 13 (27.08%) OOP
14 13 (27.08%) JSON
14 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (20.83%) Windows
16 9 (18.75%) Mathematics
16 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
16 9 (18.75%) jQuery
16 9 (18.75%) Mercurial

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (4.17%) Apache
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.75%) Mercurial
2 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Military
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 16 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 11 (22.92%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (20.83%) Software Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Junior
6 8 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Junior Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
10 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Graduate
10 4 (8.33%) Architect
10 4 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
11 3 (6.25%) Trainee
11 3 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (6.25%) Technical Designer
11 3 (6.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 21 (43.75%) HTML
4 18 (37.50%) CSS
5 17 (35.42%) XML
5 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
5 17 (35.42%) Entity Framework
6 15 (31.25%) Web Services
7 13 (27.08%) JSON
7 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (18.75%) jQuery
9 4 (8.33%) NHibernate
10 3 (6.25%) WCF
10 3 (6.25%) Struts
10 3 (6.25%) LAMP
10 3 (6.25%) J2EE
11 2 (4.17%) EJB
11 2 (4.17%) JSP
11 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.42%) Physics
2 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.17%) Streaming Video
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 17 (35.42%) MVC
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.25%) OO
5 13 (27.08%) OOP
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) Web Development
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.25%) Bug Management
9 3 (6.25%) Test Management
10 2 (4.17%) OO PHP
10 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.17%) Coaching
10 2 (4.17%) Image Processing
10 2 (4.17%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) C#
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (8.33%) C++
6 4 (8.33%) Python
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.17%) C
8 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 46 (95.83%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) PhD
2 5 (10.42%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) MCDST
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) OCPJP
5 1 (2.08%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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