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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.02% 9.24% 9.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.49% 27.16% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 56
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
289 162 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.60% 34.03% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 278 128 231
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -3 39 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 67 (82.72%) Degree
2 42 (51.85%) C#
3 41 (50.62%) .NET
4 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
5 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 28 (34.57%) HTML
6 28 (34.57%) MS Excel
7 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET
7 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
7 23 (28.40%) Time Management
7 23 (28.40%) MVC
8 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
8 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (25.93%) CSS
9 20 (24.69%) .NET Framework
10 18 (22.22%) Marketing
10 18 (22.22%) MS Office
10 18 (22.22%) N-Tier
10 18 (22.22%) Broadband
10 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (20.99%) Java
11 17 (20.99%) Workflow
12 16 (19.75%) jQuery
13 15 (18.52%) SQL
14 14 (17.28%) C++
14 14 (17.28%) SOA
14 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
14 14 (17.28%) Entity Framework
15 12 (14.81%) Kendo UI
15 12 (14.81%) SDLC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (2.47%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 28 (34.57%) MS Excel
2 18 (22.22%) MS Office
3 11 (13.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
1 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) Broadband
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) SMTP
3 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.64%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Selenium
2 3 (3.70%) VisiBroker
3 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 18 (22.22%) Marketing
3 6 (7.41%) Electronics
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Games
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) Graduate
3 17 (20.99%) Junior
4 16 (19.75%) Senior Manager
5 14 (17.28%) Software Developer
5 14 (17.28%) C# Developer
6 12 (14.81%) Junior Developer
7 11 (13.58%) .NET Developer
8 10 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (11.11%) Analyst
10 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
11 7 (8.64%) Administrator
12 6 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
12 6 (7.41%) Web Developer
13 5 (6.17%) Junior Web Developer
14 4 (4.94%) Tester
15 3 (3.70%) Software Tester
15 3 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (50.62%) .NET
2 28 (34.57%) HTML
3 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET
4 21 (25.93%) CSS
5 20 (24.69%) .NET Framework
6 16 (19.75%) jQuery
7 14 (17.28%) Entity Framework
8 12 (14.81%) Web Services
8 12 (14.81%) Kendo UI
9 10 (12.35%) XML
10 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.70%) HTML5
12 2 (2.47%) CSS3
13 1 (1.23%) X-Windows
13 1 (1.23%) SOAP
13 1 (1.23%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) N-Tier
1 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.88%) Android
3 6 (7.41%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) Linux
5 3 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) MVC
1 23 (28.40%) Time Management
2 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) Workflow
4 14 (17.28%) SOA
5 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 12 (14.81%) SDLC
6 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (6.17%) OO
9 4 (4.94%) Scrum
9 4 (4.94%) TDD
9 4 (4.94%) OOP
10 3 (3.70%) Practice Management
10 3 (3.70%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.70%) Test Management
10 3 (3.70%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.70%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.70%) Analytics
11 2 (2.47%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) C#
2 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.99%) Java
4 15 (18.52%) SQL
5 14 (17.28%) C++
6 8 (9.88%) PHP
6 8 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.88%) Objective-C
7 6 (7.41%) C
8 3 (3.70%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) Python
9 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (82.72%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) HND
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) MCPD
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Firmware
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) NFS
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) VMware
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