Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 30 34
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 6.32% 5.54% 3.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.30% 20.88% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 11
Chelmsford median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +97.92% -40.00%
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% +52.78% -10.00%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 135 91 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 38.79% 26.53% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 118 85 87
Chelmsford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,000 £21,900
90th Percentile £58,225 £63,250 £65,500
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +14.46% +3.75%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Chelmsford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Chelmsford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chelmsford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Spring
3 15 (68.18%) Spring MVC
4 14 (63.64%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) Java EE
6 8 (36.36%) Java SE
6 8 (36.36%) Struts
6 8 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
7 6 (27.27%) JPA
8 5 (22.73%) OSGi
8 5 (22.73%) SWT
8 5 (22.73%) Automotive
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) .NET
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) C#
9 4 (18.18%) Web Development
9 4 (18.18%) R
9 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
9 4 (18.18%) SDLC
10 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.64%) EJB

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Automotive
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Graduate
4 6 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Junior
4 6 (27.27%) Junior Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Graduate C# Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Junior C# Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Spring
1 15 (68.18%) Spring MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Java EE
3 8 (36.36%) Java SE
3 8 (36.36%) Struts
4 6 (27.27%) JPA
5 5 (22.73%) OSGi
5 5 (22.73%) SWT
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.64%) EJB
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) JavaBeans
9 1 (4.55%) CSS
9 1 (4.55%) HTML
9 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
9 1 (4.55%) Spring Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) E-business
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) R
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft