Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 70 77
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 16 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.50% 2.04% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.65% 6.93% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 96
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +2.19% -2.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £61,250 £48,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 185 303 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.32% 29.45% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 150 241 285
Bedfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.44%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 -11 12 £30,000 -14.29% 3
Bedford -11 2 £40,000 +35.59%
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (50.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) React
6 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (12.50%) Confluence
6 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) MCP
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Graduate
2 8 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) React Developer
3 2 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Backend Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) React
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) Redux
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Google