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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 49 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.42% 5.66% 5.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.07% 16.08% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 36
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
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
305 311 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.74% 35.22% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 274 284 249
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -5 42 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Brackley - 2 £19,500 -
Kettering -4 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 65 (90.28%) Degree
2 44 (61.11%) C#
3 41 (56.94%) SQL
4 39 (54.17%) Software Engineering
5 35 (48.61%) .NET
6 32 (44.44%) HTML
7 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET
8 25 (34.72%) Windows
8 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
9 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
10 22 (30.56%) CSS
11 21 (29.17%) OO
11 21 (29.17%) VB.NET
11 21 (29.17%) Mathematics
11 21 (29.17%) Physics
12 19 (26.39%) Entity Framework
12 19 (26.39%) .NET Framework
13 18 (25.00%) MVC
13 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (25.00%) XML
14 17 (23.61%) Linux
14 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
14 17 (23.61%) PhD
14 17 (23.61%) JSON
15 16 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (22.22%) Web Services
15 16 (22.22%) OOP
16 15 (20.83%) C++

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (2.78%) Apache
1 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.78%) Drupal
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
1 2 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) MySQL
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) QlikView
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
3 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 5 (6.94%) Selenium
5 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (18.06%) Electronics
2 7 (9.72%) Games
3 4 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Software Engineer
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 15 (20.83%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) .NET Software Engineer
6 11 (15.28%) Junior
7 10 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (12.50%) Graduate
9 8 (11.11%) Junior Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Junior .NET Developer
11 5 (6.94%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
11 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Junior Software Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
12 4 (5.56%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (48.61%) .NET
2 32 (44.44%) HTML
3 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (30.56%) CSS
5 19 (26.39%) .NET Framework
5 19 (26.39%) Entity Framework
6 18 (25.00%) XML
7 17 (23.61%) JSON
8 16 (22.22%) Web Services
8 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (12.50%) jQuery
10 6 (8.33%) HTML5
11 5 (6.94%) WCF
11 5 (6.94%) WPF
11 5 (6.94%) Silverlight
12 4 (5.56%) LAMP
13 2 (2.78%) WinForms
13 2 (2.78%) XSLT
13 2 (2.78%) Flash
13 2 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Mathematics
1 21 (29.17%) Physics
2 8 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Statistics
4 4 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.78%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 17 (23.61%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Android
3 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) UNIX
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 21 (29.17%) OO
3 18 (25.00%) MVC
3 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.22%) OOP
5 15 (20.83%) Scrum
6 10 (13.89%) Image Processing
7 9 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.33%) Web Development
9 5 (6.94%) SDLC
10 4 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 4 (5.56%) Balanced Scorecard
10 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.56%) Analytics
10 4 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) C#
2 41 (56.94%) SQL
3 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
4 21 (29.17%) VB.NET
5 15 (20.83%) C++
6 14 (19.44%) Python
7 4 (5.56%) PHP
7 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.17%) C
9 2 (2.78%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.78%) C-shell
9 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.39%) Java
10 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (90.28%) Degree
2 17 (23.61%) PhD
3 6 (8.33%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.17%) MCSE
4 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.78%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.78%) MCDST
5 2 (2.78%) CCNA
5 2 (2.78%) RHCE
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Firmware
2 2 (2.78%) Samba
2 2 (2.78%) NFS
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Google
2 4 (5.56%) Tableau
2 4 (5.56%) Birst
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
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