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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 62 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.73% 11.21% 8.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.51% 27.93% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 62 54
Average salary £31,500 £37,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.86% +28.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £69,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
139 222 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.40% 40.14% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 213 230
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -11 9 £34,250 +22.32% 3
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 56 (96.55%) Degree
2 32 (55.17%) Software Engineering
3 30 (51.72%) C#
4 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 23 (39.66%) Web Services
6 21 (36.21%) .NET
6 21 (36.21%) Oracle
6 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
6 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
7 20 (34.48%) SOAP
8 19 (32.76%) Java
8 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 18 (31.03%) XML
9 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
10 17 (29.31%) CSS
10 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
11 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
12 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
12 15 (25.86%) Windows
12 15 (25.86%) MVC
13 14 (24.14%) jQuery
13 14 (24.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
15 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
15 11 (18.97%) PHP
15 11 (18.97%) PL/SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle 10gAS
3 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) PowerPivot
3 3 (5.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Intranet
2 6 (10.34%) Firewall
3 4 (6.90%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) Kerberos
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) SSL
5 1 (1.72%) DVB
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) Multicast
5 1 (1.72%) Wireless
5 1 (1.72%) IPsec
5 1 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle OLAP
4 9 (15.52%) OLAP
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (15.52%) DTS
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.90%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.72%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.52%) PVCS
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (15.52%) MorphX
2 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (6.90%) LabVIEW
4 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.17%) Selenium
4 3 (5.17%) Sahi
5 2 (3.45%) NCover
5 2 (3.45%) FxCop
5 2 (3.45%) Ant
5 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.45%) NUnit
5 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.45%) Subversion
5 2 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
2 5 (8.62%) Electronics
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Graduate
4 12 (20.69%) Software Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.79%) C# Developer
7 7 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Administrator
9 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Administrator
9 4 (6.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) CRM Developer
10 3 (5.17%) QA Leader
10 3 (5.17%) QA Tester
10 3 (5.17%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) Web Services
2 21 (36.21%) .NET
3 20 (34.48%) SOAP
4 18 (31.03%) XML
5 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
5 17 (29.31%) CSS
6 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
7 14 (24.14%) jQuery
7 14 (24.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (18.97%) HTML
9 10 (17.24%) HTML5
9 10 (17.24%) WSH
9 10 (17.24%) Spring
10 9 (15.52%) WinForms
10 9 (15.52%) Ajax
10 9 (15.52%) RESTful
10 9 (15.52%) JSON
10 9 (15.52%) CSS3
11 8 (13.79%) JPA
11 8 (13.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) GIS
3 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.79%) N-Tier
4 7 (12.07%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (6.90%) Robotics
6 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.45%) Physics
8 1 (1.72%) MPEG
8 1 (1.72%) Firmware
8 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Android
3 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) MVC
4 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (17.24%) Risk Management
5 10 (17.24%) UML
6 9 (15.52%) OOP
6 9 (15.52%) OO
6 9 (15.52%) ERP
6 9 (15.52%) Web Design
6 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
6 9 (15.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) SOA
8 7 (12.07%) CRM
8 7 (12.07%) System Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.62%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (8.62%) TDD
10 5 (8.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) C#
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) Java
4 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
6 11 (18.97%) PHP
6 11 (18.97%) PL/SQL
6 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
7 10 (17.24%) C++
8 9 (15.52%) X++
9 5 (8.62%) Lua
9 5 (8.62%) C
9 5 (8.62%) Python
10 4 (6.90%) VBA
11 2 (3.45%) VB6
11 2 (3.45%) VB
12 1 (1.72%) Ruby
12 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (96.55%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) HND
3 3 (5.17%) MCP
3 3 (5.17%) MCSD
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCTS
5 1 (1.72%) MCPD
5 1 (1.72%) CCSA
5 1 (1.72%) CCSE
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Oracle
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Serena
3 2 (3.45%) Progress
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.72%) F5
4 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
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