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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.03% 7.66% 4.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.98% 17.49% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 15
Median salary £53,750 £20,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+162.19% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £38,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
159 183 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.49% 43.78% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 135 147 144
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +1 22 £55,000 +168.29% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £50,000 - 1
Newmarket -3 1 £21,500 -14.00%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 26 (66.67%) Degree
2 15 (38.46%) C++
2 15 (38.46%) Finance
3 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
4 13 (33.33%) Unix
5 12 (30.77%) OO
6 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
6 11 (28.21%) High Availability
7 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (25.64%) Multithreaded Programming
7 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
7 10 (25.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (25.64%) NoSQL
7 10 (25.64%) OOD
8 9 (23.08%) Java
8 9 (23.08%) MongoDB
8 9 (23.08%) Physics
8 9 (23.08%) Games
8 9 (23.08%) Banking
8 9 (23.08%) Virtual Team
8 9 (23.08%) Low Latency
9 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.38%) Project Management
11 6 (15.38%) C#
11 6 (15.38%) .NET
11 6 (15.38%) Python
11 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.38%) SQL

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 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) NoSQL
2 9 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Grunt
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Graduate
3 10 (25.64%) C++ Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior C++ Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Graduate
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate Tester
7 4 (10.26%) iOS Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Head of Development
9 2 (5.13%) Head of Mobile
9 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Mobile Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) J2EE
3 3 (7.69%) jQuery
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
4 2 (5.13%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE
5 1 (2.56%) JMS
5 1 (2.56%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) Sass
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (23.08%) Physics
2 9 (23.08%) Virtual Team
3 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
4 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (10.26%) Arduino
5 4 (10.26%) Economics
6 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (5.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (15.38%) Android
4 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.69%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) OO
2 11 (28.21%) High Availability
2 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.64%) Multithreaded Programming
3 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
3 10 (25.64%) OOD
4 9 (23.08%) Low Latency
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.69%) MVC
8 3 (7.69%) Product Management
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) C++
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (15.38%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Python
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) C
5 3 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) XenServer
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 5 days ago