Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 59 57
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 2.80% 1.28% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 3.88% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Colchester median annual salary £60,750 £38,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.79% +36.28% -37.22%
10th Percentile £28,075 £31,750 £24,025
90th Percentile £79,650 £51,250 £35,075
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% -21.74% +59.72%

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 Colchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Colchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 129 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 19.58% 32.91% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 114 76
Colchester median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +60.71%
10th Percentile £24,300 £31,331 £26,250
90th Percentile £79,500 £63,750 £63,750
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.83% - +7.14%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Colchester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Colchester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Colchester over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (50.00%) Ant
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Swing
5 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (50.00%) OOP
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) JBoss
5 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (50.00%) JMS
5 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
5 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Maven
5 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Gradle
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (37.50%) DevOps
6 3 (37.50%) Game Development
6 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Gradle
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Bower
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Games Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (50.00%) JMS
2 4 (50.00%) Swing
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Pixi.js
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Online Gambling
2 2 (25.00%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Game Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe