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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 8 51
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +43
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 71 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.94% 16.03% 3.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.33% 36.98% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 61 19
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
184 192 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.17% 43.34% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 156 155 166
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 -23 16 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Bury St Edmunds -5 1 £22,000 -46.66%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 39 (97.50%) Degree
2 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
3 16 (40.00%) C++
3 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) C#
5 14 (35.00%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (30.00%) Android
7 10 (25.00%) Games
7 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Android SDK
8 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.50%) VB
9 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) VB6
9 5 (12.50%) WCF
10 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.00%) MVC
10 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.50%) Electronics
11 3 (7.50%) SOA
11 3 (7.50%) Python
11 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
11 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
11 3 (7.50%) CSS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) PaaS
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Broadband
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) 3G
3 1 (2.50%) DVB
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) 2G
3 1 (2.50%) LTE
3 1 (2.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 10 (25.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Junior
2 15 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Graduate
7 4 (10.00%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Java Web Developer
10 1 (2.50%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 5 (12.50%) WCF
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 3 (7.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.50%) Sass
6 1 (2.50%) Kendo UI
6 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.50%) Flash
6 1 (2.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Robotics
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) MPEG
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) UML
5 2 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
5 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.00%) Network Management
5 2 (5.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (5.00%) Android Development
5 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
6 1 (2.50%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C++
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) Java
4 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.50%) VB
5 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.50%) VB6
6 3 (7.50%) C
6 3 (7.50%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.00%) Lua
7 2 (5.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) HND
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) MCPD
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 22 days ago