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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 16 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.44% 3.92% 11.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.42% 12.03% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 63
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,750 £70,000
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
240 133 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 48.29% 32.60% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 222 120 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +9 35 £30,000 -12.40%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 59 (81.94%) Degree
2 43 (59.72%) C#
2 43 (59.72%) .NET
3 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 26 (36.11%) HTML
4 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 21 (29.17%) Java
6 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 20 (27.78%) MVC
7 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
8 19 (26.39%) CSS
8 19 (26.39%) Mathematics
9 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
9 17 (23.61%) SQL
10 16 (22.22%) jQuery
10 16 (22.22%) Time Management
11 15 (20.83%) N-Tier
11 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 14 (19.44%) C++
13 13 (18.06%) SDLC
14 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
15 11 (15.28%) SOA
15 11 (15.28%) Web Services
15 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
15 11 (15.28%) Entity Framework
15 11 (15.28%) Kendo UI
16 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.50%) MS Office
3 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Broadband
2 2 (2.78%) SMTP
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) VPN
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
2 2 (2.78%) Firewall
2 2 (2.78%) SSH
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) MySQL
4 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) Subversion
2 3 (4.17%) Selenium
2 3 (4.17%) VisiBroker
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (13.89%) Marketing
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.72%) Finance
4 6 (8.33%) Legal
4 6 (8.33%) Electronics
5 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Graduate
3 16 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Junior
6 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (13.89%) Administrator
6 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 9 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
9 7 (9.72%) Senior Manager
10 6 (8.33%) Analyst
10 6 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (6.94%) Junior Software Developer
11 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
12 3 (4.17%) Tester
12 3 (4.17%) Software Tester
12 3 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (59.72%) .NET
2 26 (36.11%) HTML
3 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
3 19 (26.39%) CSS
4 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
5 16 (22.22%) jQuery
6 11 (15.28%) Web Services
6 11 (15.28%) Kendo UI
6 11 (15.28%) Entity Framework
7 10 (13.89%) XML
8 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.17%) Spring
8 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.17%) HTML5
9 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.78%) CSS3
9 2 (2.78%) Middleware
9 2 (2.78%) J2EE
10 1 (1.39%) JSP
10 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (26.39%) Mathematics
3 15 (20.83%) N-Tier
4 9 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.33%) Android
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) MVC
3 16 (22.22%) Time Management
4 13 (18.06%) SDLC
5 11 (15.28%) SOA
5 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.50%) Workflow
6 9 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (8.33%) Analytics
7 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.33%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) TDD
9 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 3 (4.17%) Practice Management
10 3 (4.17%) OOP
10 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (59.72%) C#
2 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) Java
4 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 14 (19.44%) C++
6 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 9 (12.50%) PHP
8 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
9 6 (8.33%) C
10 3 (4.17%) VB
11 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Firmware
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) NFS
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) VMware
3 2 (2.78%) Planview
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle
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