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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 7.50% 3.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.73% 14.88% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 12
Median salary £30,250 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £46,750 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
194 242 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.95% 50.42% 34.90%
Number of salaries quoted 174 225 126
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -9 11 £30,250 +0.83% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £34,000 - 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 37 (80.43%) Degree
2 18 (39.13%) .NET
3 17 (36.96%) C#
4 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.78%) Android
4 16 (34.78%) Java
5 14 (30.43%) C++
5 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 14 (30.43%) C
5 14 (30.43%) Mathematics
5 14 (30.43%) Apple iOS
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.09%) CSS
7 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
8 10 (21.74%) Objective-C
8 10 (21.74%) QA
9 9 (19.57%) PHP
9 9 (19.57%) Node.js
10 8 (17.39%) MySQL
10 8 (17.39%) Windows
10 8 (17.39%) Embedded C
10 8 (17.39%) Embedded C++
10 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.22%) SQL
11 7 (15.22%) Project Management
11 7 (15.22%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.04%) Python

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 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Network Security
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) Big Data
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
3 1 (2.17%) Jtest
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Publishing
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Graduate
2 23 (50.00%) Developer
3 17 (36.96%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Graduate Software Tester
8 3 (6.52%) Graduate Tester
8 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) .NET
2 14 (30.43%) HTML
3 12 (26.09%) CSS
4 9 (19.57%) Node.js
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.52%) HTML5
5 3 (6.52%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 2 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.17%) Flash
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
3 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Arduino
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.35%) PMI
5 2 (4.35%) Xbox
6 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Android
2 14 (30.43%) Apple iOS
3 8 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 7 (15.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Analytics
4 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile Development
4 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.52%) Android Development
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) OOP
5 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.52%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Product Management
6 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.35%) V-Model
6 2 (4.35%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) C
3 14 (30.43%) C++
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.74%) Objective-C
6 9 (19.57%) PHP
7 8 (17.39%) Embedded C
7 8 (17.39%) Embedded C++
8 7 (15.22%) SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Python
10 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.17%) VB
11 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (80.43%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Apple
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.17%) New Relic
3 1 (2.17%) SOASTA, Inc
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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