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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 43 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 48 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.20% 7.77% 4.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.20% 17.91% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 17
Median salary £36,500 £21,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.80% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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
123 268 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.45% 43.37% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 111 219 171
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +2 8 £37,500 +82.92% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £36,500 -
Newmarket - 2 £21,500 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 28 (66.67%) Degree
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 15 (35.71%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) Unix
5 13 (30.95%) OO
5 13 (30.95%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) C++
7 11 (26.19%) OOD
7 11 (26.19%) Banking
7 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) Multithreading
7 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
7 11 (26.19%) High Availability
7 11 (26.19%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (23.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (23.81%) Multithreaded Programming
8 10 (23.81%) C#
9 9 (21.43%) .NET
9 9 (21.43%) Games
9 9 (21.43%) Physics
9 9 (21.43%) Virtual Team
9 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
9 9 (21.43%) Low Latency
10 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 5 (11.90%) Mathematics

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 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) Power BI
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) SCons
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
1 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 9 (21.43%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) C++ Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Graduate
3 9 (21.43%) Senior C++ Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Graduate
5 5 (11.90%) Graduate Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.52%) iOS Tester
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior
7 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) jQuery
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 3 (7.14%) J2EE
5 3 (7.14%) RESTful
5 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) Ajax
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.38%) Java EE
7 1 (2.38%) JMS
7 1 (2.38%) REST
7 1 (2.38%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.76%) Arduino
6 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (9.52%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) OO
2 11 (26.19%) High Availability
2 11 (26.19%) Multithreading
2 11 (26.19%) OOD
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 10 (23.81%) Multithreaded Programming
4 9 (21.43%) Low Latency
4 9 (21.43%) Physics
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Economics
7 4 (9.52%) MVC
7 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) API Development
9 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) C++
3 10 (23.81%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.76%) C
7 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) Xen
1 2 (4.76%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Juniper
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) F5
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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