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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.69% 9.32% 4.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.31% 21.89% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 25
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
208 201 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.66% 42.58% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 171 157 170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -4 32 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Bury St Edmunds +1 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 54 (98.18%) Degree
2 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
3 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
3 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.09%) .NET
5 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 14 (25.45%) MS Office
6 14 (25.45%) C#
6 14 (25.45%) SQL
6 14 (25.45%) Broadband
6 14 (25.45%) Marketing
7 13 (23.64%) C++
8 12 (21.82%) Time Management
8 12 (21.82%) Games
8 12 (21.82%) Workflow
9 11 (20.00%) Android
9 11 (20.00%) Java
10 10 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 10 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (14.55%) Android SDK
12 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
14 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
14 5 (9.09%) HTML
14 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
14 5 (9.09%) CSS
14 5 (9.09%) MVC
14 5 (9.09%) QA
14 5 (9.09%) VCP4

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (25.45%) MS Office
3 10 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Broadband
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) Wireless
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) 3G
4 1 (1.82%) DVB
4 1 (1.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) LTE
4 1 (1.82%) 2G
4 1 (1.82%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.82%) Grunt
2 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (32.73%) Telecoms
2 14 (25.45%) Marketing
3 12 (21.82%) Games
4 3 (5.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Finance
6 1 (1.82%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Junior
1 20 (36.36%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Web Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Software Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) Junior Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 10 (18.18%) Junior Web Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Graduate
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.64%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Graduate Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Tester
10 1 (1.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 8 (14.55%) Android SDK
3 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.27%) WCF
4 4 (7.27%) jQuery
4 4 (7.27%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) Kendo UI
5 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.82%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) ATL
6 1 (1.82%) Flash
6 1 (1.82%) Symfony
6 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) MPEG
4 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) Time Management
2 12 (21.82%) Workflow
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.09%) MVC
5 4 (7.27%) SOA
6 2 (3.64%) Android Development
6 2 (3.64%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.64%) Scrum
6 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (3.64%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Web Development
6 2 (3.64%) UML
6 2 (3.64%) OOP
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL
7 1 (1.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) C#
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) C++
3 11 (20.00%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) VB6
6 4 (7.27%) VB
6 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (98.18%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) VCP4
3 2 (3.64%) MCPD
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
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