The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.87% 5.95% 6.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.53% 13.54% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 22
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
206 288 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.80% 43.90% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 195 270 141
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Suffolk

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Computer Science
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +11 27 £24,500 -34.66% 3
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £55,000 - 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 51 (66.23%) .NET
2 50 (64.94%) C#
3 49 (63.64%) Degree
4 43 (55.84%) Apple iOS
5 42 (54.55%) Java
6 40 (51.95%) C++
6 40 (51.95%) HTML
6 40 (51.95%) Objective-C
7 39 (50.65%) Android
8 36 (46.75%) PHP
8 36 (46.75%) MySQL
9 35 (45.45%) C
10 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
11 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
11 25 (32.47%) CSS
12 21 (27.27%) QA
12 21 (27.27%) Node.js
12 21 (27.27%) Mobile App
13 20 (25.97%) Windows
13 20 (25.97%) Web Services
14 19 (24.68%) Embedded C
14 19 (24.68%) Embedded C++
14 19 (24.68%) Mobile Application Development
15 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (19.48%) Firmware
17 11 (14.29%) Project Management
18 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
19 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
19 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
20 8 (10.39%) iOS Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (27.27%) Node.js
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) IaaS
2 5 (6.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Intranet
1 1 (1.30%) Network Security
1 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.75%) MySQL
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.90%) Big Data
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP
5 2 (2.60%) QlikView
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) Datazen
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.60%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) JMeter
3 1 (1.30%) Jtest
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.39%) Electronics
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Graduate
2 40 (51.95%) Developer
3 30 (38.96%) Graduate Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Software Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Graduate Software Developer
6 11 (14.29%) Architect
6 11 (14.29%) Graduate Software Tester
6 11 (14.29%) Graduate Tester
6 11 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 11 (14.29%) Tester
7 10 (12.99%) Graduate Mobile Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Graduate Applications Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Graduate Applications Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (66.23%) .NET
2 40 (51.95%) HTML
3 25 (32.47%) CSS
4 20 (25.97%) Web Services
5 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.49%) WCF
8 4 (5.19%) EJB
8 4 (5.19%) Servlets
9 3 (3.90%) HTML5
9 3 (3.90%) RESTful
10 1 (1.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.30%) CSS3
10 1 (1.30%) Flash
10 1 (1.30%) Modernizr
10 1 (1.30%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (1.30%) REST
10 1 (1.30%) Sass
10 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.49%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.19%) Biometrics
5 4 (5.19%) Smartcard
5 4 (5.19%) Social Media
6 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.60%) Xbox
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.84%) Apple iOS
2 39 (50.65%) Android
3 20 (25.97%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.68%) Mobile Application Development
3 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.29%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) iOS Development
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.79%) Analytics
7 6 (7.79%) MVC
8 5 (6.49%) Scrum
8 5 (6.49%) UML
9 4 (5.19%) Android Development
9 4 (5.19%) Product Marketing
9 4 (5.19%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.90%) High Availability
10 3 (3.90%) OOP
10 3 (3.90%) Web Development
11 2 (2.60%) Information Management
11 2 (2.60%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.60%) TDD
11 2 (2.60%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.94%) C#
2 42 (54.55%) Java
3 40 (51.95%) C++
3 40 (51.95%) Objective-C
4 36 (46.75%) PHP
5 35 (45.45%) C
6 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
7 19 (24.68%) Embedded C
7 19 (24.68%) Embedded C++
8 7 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (2.60%) Python
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
2 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.27%) QA
2 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 15 (19.48%) Firmware
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Apple
3 2 (2.60%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.60%) Netezza
3 2 (2.60%) SAP
3 2 (2.60%) Tableau
3 2 (2.60%) Teradata
4 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.30%) New Relic
4 1 (1.30%) SOASTA, Inc
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newmarket
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago