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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 40 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 46 22 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.89% 4.32% 14.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.62% 11.00% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 54
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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
261 200 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.77% 39.29% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 216 168 155
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Ipswich +11 39 £21,000 -16.00%
Haverhill - 5 - -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (58.23%) Java
2 45 (56.96%) Degree
3 43 (54.43%) C#
3 43 (54.43%) C++
3 43 (54.43%) .NET
4 41 (51.90%) Objective-C
4 41 (51.90%) Apple iOS
5 40 (50.63%) PHP
5 40 (50.63%) MySQL
6 38 (48.10%) HTML
6 38 (48.10%) Android
7 37 (46.84%) C
8 33 (41.77%) Web Services
9 29 (36.71%) Software Engineering
10 28 (35.44%) Mobile App
10 28 (35.44%) Mobile Application Development
11 27 (34.18%) Firmware
12 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (30.38%) Project Management
14 23 (29.11%) Mathematics
15 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (20.25%) Risk Management
17 14 (17.72%) Business Analysis
18 13 (16.46%) Analytics
19 12 (15.19%) Finance
19 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
20 11 (13.92%) CSS
20 11 (13.92%) Windows
21 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
21 10 (12.66%) QA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (12.66%) Node.js
2 3 (3.80%) JBoss
3 1 (1.27%) Drupal
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.63%) MySQL
2 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) OLAP
4 2 (2.53%) QlikView
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) Datazen
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
3 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Legal
3 8 (10.13%) Electronics
4 6 (7.59%) Financial Institution
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
5 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
1 39 (49.37%) Graduate
2 31 (39.24%) Graduate Developer
3 22 (27.85%) Project Manager
4 20 (25.32%) Applications Developer
4 20 (25.32%) Graduate Mobile Developer
4 20 (25.32%) Graduate Software Developer
4 20 (25.32%) Software Developer
5 19 (24.05%) Applications Engineer
5 19 (24.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 19 (24.05%) Graduate Applications Developer
5 19 (24.05%) Graduate Applications Engineer
5 19 (24.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 19 (24.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Graduate Software Tester
6 8 (10.13%) Graduate Tester
6 8 (10.13%) Software Tester
6 8 (10.13%) Tester
7 7 (8.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) .NET
2 38 (48.10%) HTML
3 33 (41.77%) Web Services
4 11 (13.92%) CSS
5 5 (6.33%) EJB
5 5 (6.33%) Servlets
6 3 (3.80%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.80%) Spring
6 3 (3.80%) XML
7 2 (2.53%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (2.53%) J2EE
7 2 (2.53%) Middleware
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.27%) Drools
8 1 (1.27%) jQuery
8 1 (1.27%) Memcached
8 1 (1.27%) OAuth
8 1 (1.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Mobile App
2 23 (29.11%) Mathematics
3 20 (25.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) Biometrics
4 5 (6.33%) Smartcard
5 4 (5.06%) Reinsurance
6 3 (3.80%) Social Media
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.27%) Physics
7 1 (1.27%) Replication
7 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.90%) Apple iOS
2 38 (48.10%) Android
3 11 (13.92%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Software Engineering
2 28 (35.44%) Mobile Application Development
3 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (30.38%) Project Management
5 16 (20.25%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.72%) Business Analysis
7 13 (16.46%) Analytics
8 6 (7.59%) Software Architecture
9 5 (6.33%) Product Marketing
10 4 (5.06%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Scrum
10 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.80%) MVC
12 2 (2.53%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.53%) Data Governance
12 2 (2.53%) High Availability
12 2 (2.53%) Information Management
12 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Java
2 43 (54.43%) C#
2 43 (54.43%) C++
3 41 (51.90%) Objective-C
4 40 (50.63%) PHP
5 37 (46.84%) C
6 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.39%) Embedded C
7 9 (11.39%) Embedded C++
8 6 (7.59%) SQL
9 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (56.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 27 (34.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Planview
3 3 (3.80%) Apple
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.53%) Netezza
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
4 2 (2.53%) Tableau
4 2 (2.53%) Teradata
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