The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 13 18 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 43 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 18.45% 13.90% 7.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 48.86% 26.50% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 12
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £26,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +134.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,800 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 88 117 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 37.77% 52.47% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 88 96 77
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £49,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Colchester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Colchester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Colchester over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Colchester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 64 (98.46%) Degree
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (83.08%) Oracle
4 47 (72.31%) Java
5 42 (64.62%) JBoss
6 40 (61.54%) HTML
6 40 (61.54%) CSS
6 40 (61.54%) JavaScript
7 39 (60.00%) E-Commerce
8 35 (53.85%) Oracle Database
9 34 (52.31%) OOP
9 34 (52.31%) OO
9 34 (52.31%) Swing
10 32 (49.23%) J2EE
10 32 (49.23%) WebSphere
10 32 (49.23%) Ajax
11 31 (47.69%) PL/SQL
11 31 (47.69%) Relational Database
12 30 (46.15%) WebLogic
13 23 (35.38%) Maven
13 23 (35.38%) Hibernate
13 23 (35.38%) Ant
14 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
14 21 (32.31%) NoSQL
15 16 (24.62%) MVC
15 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
16 15 (23.08%) MySQL
16 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
16 15 (23.08%) Spring
16 15 (23.08%) Spring MVC

Computer Science
Top Related 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 42 (64.62%) JBoss
2 32 (49.23%) WebSphere
3 30 (46.15%) WebLogic
4 12 (18.46%) GlassFish
4 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
5 11 (16.92%) Apache Pig
5 11 (16.92%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.08%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 31 (47.69%) Relational Database
3 21 (32.31%) NoSQL
4 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
5 15 (23.08%) MySQL
6 13 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 11 (16.92%) Big Data
7 11 (16.92%) CouchDB
7 11 (16.92%) Hadoop
7 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
8 10 (15.38%) Data Mining
9 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.54%) GIS
12 1 (1.54%) Informix
12 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Ant
1 23 (35.38%) Maven
2 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 13 (20.00%) Gradle
4 5 (7.69%) gulp
5 1 (1.54%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (3.08%) Automotive
2 1 (1.54%) Electronics
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (90.77%) Developer
2 48 (73.85%) Oracle Developer
3 47 (72.31%) Java Developer
4 30 (46.15%) Agile Developer
4 30 (46.15%) Agile Java Developer
4 30 (46.15%) J2EE Developer
4 30 (46.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 25 (38.46%) Senior Developer
5 25 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (36.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 21 (32.31%) Programmer
8 20 (30.77%) Java Programmer
9 19 (29.23%) Senior Java Programmer
9 19 (29.23%) Senior Programmer
10 18 (27.69%) Lead Developer
11 17 (26.15%) J2EE Programmer
11 17 (26.15%) Senior Agile Developer
11 17 (26.15%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 17 (26.15%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 17 (26.15%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) CSS
1 40 (61.54%) HTML
2 34 (52.31%) Swing
3 32 (49.23%) Ajax
3 32 (49.23%) J2EE
4 23 (35.38%) Hibernate
5 15 (23.08%) Spring
5 15 (23.08%) Spring MVC
6 14 (21.54%) Java EE
7 13 (20.00%) JMS
8 10 (15.38%) Servlets
9 7 (10.77%) EJB
10 5 (7.69%) CSS3
10 5 (7.69%) HTML5
10 5 (7.69%) jQuery
10 5 (7.69%) JSON
10 5 (7.69%) JSP
10 5 (7.69%) LESS
10 5 (7.69%) Sass
10 5 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 34 (52.31%) OO
3 34 (52.31%) OOP
4 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
5 16 (24.62%) MVC
6 14 (21.54%) Open Source
7 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.23%) Web Development
9 5 (7.69%) ETL
9 5 (7.69%) Front End Development
9 5 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.69%) PDM
9 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
10 4 (6.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) Java
2 40 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 31 (47.69%) PL/SQL
4 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (98.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.08%) IIBA
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Vendors
1 54 (83.08%) Oracle
2 1 (1.54%) Alteryx
2 1 (1.54%) IBM
2 1 (1.54%) SAP
2 1 (1.54%) Tableau
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