Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 78 66
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +38
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 13 1 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.24% 0.12% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.98% 0.45% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 78
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £57,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.83% +91.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £53,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,150 £61,250 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 163 223 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.57% 26.52% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 124 189 245
Bedfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.47% +8.89% -8.16%
10th Percentile £23,950 £32,400 £26,550
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,600 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Bedfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Bedfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Bedfordshire

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 9 £30,000 -47.83%
Bedford - 1 £42,500 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
4 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Time Management
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) MCP
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) SOLID
8 1 (7.69%) Mob Programming
8 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) SOA

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Moq
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Graduate
2 7 (53.85%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Graduate Java Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Mob Programming
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco