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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 32 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.10% 5.45% 8.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.66% 14.29% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 52
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
249 224 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.97% 38.16% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 220 165 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 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
Ipswich +3 36 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Bury St Edmunds +2 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 57 (98.28%) Degree
2 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
3 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 22 (37.93%) Telecoms
5 19 (32.76%) Broadband
5 19 (32.76%) MS Office
5 19 (32.76%) Marketing
6 17 (29.31%) Workflow
6 17 (29.31%) Time Management
6 17 (29.31%) C#
7 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET
7 16 (27.59%) .NET
7 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.86%) MVC
8 15 (25.86%) HTML
8 15 (25.86%) CSS
9 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
10 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.69%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (20.69%) Entity Framework
11 12 (20.69%) N-Tier
11 12 (20.69%) SOA
11 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.97%) jQuery
13 10 (17.24%) Games
13 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing
13 10 (17.24%) Mathematics
13 10 (17.24%) Kendo UI
14 6 (10.34%) SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
2 19 (32.76%) MS Office
3 12 (20.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) PaaS
1 2 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) Broadband
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.72%) 2G
3 1 (1.72%) LTE
3 1 (1.72%) 3G
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.72%) Grunt
General
1 22 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 19 (32.76%) Marketing
3 10 (17.24%) Games
4 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 3 (5.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Manager
3 15 (25.86%) Junior
4 12 (20.69%) Web Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Junior Developer
5 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
6 10 (17.24%) Junior Web Developer
7 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (12.07%) Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Graduate
10 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Graduate Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Junior Test Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
1 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET
2 15 (25.86%) CSS
2 15 (25.86%) HTML
3 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
4 12 (20.69%) Entity Framework
5 11 (18.97%) jQuery
6 10 (17.24%) Kendo UI
7 3 (5.17%) XML
7 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.45%) Web Services
8 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.72%) HTML5
9 1 (1.72%) Symfony
9 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.72%) CSS3
9 1 (1.72%) Sass
9 1 (1.72%) X-Windows
9 1 (1.72%) SOAP
9 1 (1.72%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) N-Tier
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
1 3 (5.17%) Android
1 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Workflow
1 17 (29.31%) Time Management
2 15 (25.86%) MVC
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.69%) SOA
5 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.17%) OOP
8 2 (3.45%) OO
8 2 (3.45%) UML
8 2 (3.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.45%) Android Development
8 2 (3.45%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.72%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) C#
2 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.34%) SQL
4 3 (5.17%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.72%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (98.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) MCPD
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
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