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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 10 48
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +38
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 88 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.28% 17.32% 4.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.10% 38.60% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 77 29
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
157 228 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.36% 44.88% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 132 198 174
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -28 10 £25,000 -41.17%
Woodbridge 0 1 £20,000 +11.11% 1
Bury St Edmunds -6 1 £22,000 -45.00%
Newmarket - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (97.14%) Degree
2 23 (65.71%) Software Engineering
3 19 (54.29%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Java
5 15 (42.86%) C++
6 14 (40.00%) C#
6 14 (40.00%) .NET
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 10 (28.57%) Android
8 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 10 (28.57%) Android SDK
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.29%) VB
11 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 5 (14.29%) VB6
11 5 (14.29%) WCF
11 5 (14.29%) CSS
11 5 (14.29%) Games
12 4 (11.43%) HTML
12 4 (11.43%) Python
12 4 (11.43%) Lua
13 3 (8.57%) VBA
13 3 (8.57%) PHP
13 3 (8.57%) C
13 3 (8.57%) Windows
13 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
13 3 (8.57%) Oracle
13 3 (8.57%) Risk Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) 3G
4 1 (2.86%) DVB
4 1 (2.86%) Broadband
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) LTE
4 1 (2.86%) Multicast
4 1 (2.86%) IPsec
4 1 (2.86%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.71%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
1 3 (8.57%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.71%) Ant
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Grunt
3 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Junior
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Graduate
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Junior Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.71%) Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) Android SDK
3 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 5 (14.29%) WCF
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) XML
5 3 (8.57%) WSH
6 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 2 (5.71%) XSLT
6 2 (5.71%) Vaadin
7 1 (2.86%) Sass
7 1 (2.86%) Kendo UI
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) HTML5
7 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) Symfony
7 1 (2.86%) Flash
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Robotics
1 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.71%) Physics
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) MPEG
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Android
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Web Development
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
4 2 (5.71%) Network Management
4 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) C++
4 14 (40.00%) C#
5 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.29%) VB
7 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 5 (14.29%) VB6
8 4 (11.43%) Lua
8 4 (11.43%) Python
9 3 (8.57%) C
9 3 (8.57%) VBA
9 3 (8.57%) PHP
10 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCSA
3 1 (2.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Progress
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.86%) F5
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago