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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.53% 6.31% 3.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.36% 12.80% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 13
Median salary £65,000 £36,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.31% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £20,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
163 211 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.39% 49.30% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 138 184 129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -13 9 £65,000 +79.31% 3
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £60,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 38 (79.17%) Degree
2 18 (37.50%) C#
3 17 (35.42%) C++
3 17 (35.42%) Java
3 17 (35.42%) .NET
4 16 (33.33%) Android
5 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
5 15 (31.25%) C
6 14 (29.17%) HTML
6 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.08%) Apple iOS
8 12 (25.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.92%) Objective-C
9 11 (22.92%) QA
9 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.92%) Mobile App
10 9 (18.75%) Node.js
10 9 (18.75%) Finance
10 9 (18.75%) Windows
10 9 (18.75%) PHP
10 9 (18.75%) MySQL
11 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
11 8 (16.67%) Embedded C++
11 8 (16.67%) Project Management
12 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (12.50%) SQL
13 6 (12.50%) Python

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 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) Big Data
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.08%) JMeter
3 1 (2.08%) Jtest
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.25%) Games
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Publishing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Graduate
3 17 (35.42%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) iOS Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.17%) IT Graduate
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) .NET
2 14 (29.17%) HTML
3 12 (25.00%) CSS
4 9 (18.75%) Node.js
5 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) RESTful
6 2 (4.17%) Spring
6 2 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Ajax
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.08%) Flash
7 1 (2.08%) JSON
7 1 (2.08%) Sass
7 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.92%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) Arduino
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.17%) Physics
5 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Android
2 13 (27.08%) Apple iOS
3 9 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.33%) High Availability
5 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 4 (8.33%) OO
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 3 (6.25%) MVC
6 3 (6.25%) Web Development
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.17%) SDLC
7 2 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) C++
2 17 (35.42%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) C
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.92%) Objective-C
6 9 (18.75%) PHP
7 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 8 (16.67%) Embedded C++
8 6 (12.50%) Python
8 6 (12.50%) SQL
9 3 (6.25%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.08%) VB
10 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (79.17%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Xen
2 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.08%) Apple
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) New Relic
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (2.08%) VMware
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