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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 38 39 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.81% 6.81% 8.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.97% 19.31% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 51
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
272 202 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.59% 35.25% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 251 149 240
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 £22,500 £27,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -1 36 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 57 (91.94%) Degree
2 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.32%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) MS Excel
3 24 (38.71%) .NET
4 22 (35.48%) HTML
5 21 (33.87%) Telecoms
6 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
7 18 (29.03%) MS Office
7 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.03%) Broadband
7 18 (29.03%) CSS
7 18 (29.03%) MVC
7 18 (29.03%) Marketing
8 17 (27.42%) Time Management
8 17 (27.42%) Workflow
9 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (22.58%) N-Tier
12 13 (20.97%) SOA
12 13 (20.97%) jQuery
12 13 (20.97%) Entity Framework
12 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
13 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
13 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (17.74%) Kendo UI
14 8 (12.90%) Games
14 8 (12.90%) C++

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (40.32%) MS Excel
2 18 (29.03%) MS Office
3 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) PaaS
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) Broadband
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
3 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 21 (33.87%) Telecoms
2 18 (29.03%) Marketing
3 8 (12.90%) Games
4 3 (4.84%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Senior Manager
3 14 (22.58%) Junior
4 13 (20.97%) C# Developer
5 12 (19.35%) Graduate
6 11 (17.74%) Junior Developer
7 10 (16.13%) .NET Developer
7 10 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (16.13%) Web Developer
8 8 (12.90%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (9.68%) Analyst
9 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.23%) AWS Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Graduate Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 22 (35.48%) HTML
3 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET
4 18 (29.03%) CSS
5 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
6 13 (20.97%) jQuery
6 13 (20.97%) Entity Framework
7 11 (17.74%) Kendo UI
8 6 (9.68%) Web Services
9 4 (6.45%) XML
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.23%) HTML5
11 2 (3.23%) CSS3
12 1 (1.61%) Symfony
12 1 (1.61%) Sass
12 1 (1.61%) X-Windows
12 1 (1.61%) SOAP
12 1 (1.61%) ATL
12 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) N-Tier
2 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.68%) Android
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) MVC
2 17 (27.42%) Time Management
2 17 (27.42%) Workflow
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.97%) SOA
5 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.06%) OOP
7 5 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.45%) OO
9 2 (3.23%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.23%) Android Development
9 2 (3.23%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.23%) UML
9 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) C#
2 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.90%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) SQL
5 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 5 (8.06%) Java
7 4 (6.45%) PHP
8 3 (4.84%) C
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (91.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) MCPD
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
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