Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 44 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +37
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 275 336 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.19% 5.49% 6.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.89% 14.65% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 234 333 419
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,875 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.70%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,980 2,293 2,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 37.39% 37.48% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,619 1,792 2,113
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in the East Midlands

Computer Science
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Nottinghamshire -25 103 £37,500 - 25
Northamptonshire +21 74 £29,000 -13.43% 10
Derbyshire +11 65 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Lincolnshire +7 14 £30,000 - 12
Leicestershire -10 14 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 229 (83.27%) Degree
2 142 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (44.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 99 (36.00%) Java
5 88 (32.00%) SQL
5 88 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 77 (28.00%) Scrum
7 72 (26.18%) C++
8 71 (25.82%) C#
9 69 (25.09%) Finance
10 61 (22.18%) TDD
11 57 (20.73%) Banking
11 57 (20.73%) Windows
12 52 (18.91%) SQL Server
13 49 (17.82%) JavaScript
13 49 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
14 48 (17.45%) OO
15 46 (16.73%) Linux
16 44 (16.00%) Mathematics
17 42 (15.27%) Test Automation
18 41 (14.91%) Web Services
19 37 (13.45%) HTML
20 36 (13.09%) Microsoft
20 36 (13.09%) Elasticsearch
21 35 (12.73%) .NET
21 35 (12.73%) Software Testing
22 34 (12.36%) Microservices
22 34 (12.36%) QA
23 33 (12.00%) MongoDB
23 33 (12.00%) Machine Learning

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 36 (13.09%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.27%) JBoss
2 9 (3.27%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.91%) WildFly
4 5 (1.82%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.09%) IIS
5 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.73%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 49 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.91%) GitHub
4 8 (2.91%) Office 365
5 6 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.82%) CloudFront
6 5 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.45%) PaaS
7 4 (1.45%) Serverless
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.73%) IaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.09%) HTTP
2 5 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (0.73%) Firewall
3 2 (0.73%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) Intranet
3 2 (0.73%) Network Security
3 2 (0.73%) SMS
4 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
4 1 (0.36%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 27 (9.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 27 (9.82%) NoSQL
3 27 (9.82%) OLTP
4 16 (5.82%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.91%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.91%) SQLite
9 7 (2.55%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.82%) Ingres
12 4 (1.45%) Big Data
12 4 (1.45%) MySQL
12 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (9.82%) Visual Studio
2 25 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.00%) Maven
4 21 (7.64%) Jenkins
5 19 (6.91%) Cucumber
5 19 (6.91%) Selenium
6 14 (5.09%) JIRA
7 12 (4.36%) Subversion
8 8 (2.91%) JUnit
9 7 (2.55%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.82%) ANTLR
10 5 (1.82%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.82%) JMeter
11 4 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (1.45%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.45%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.45%) NUnit
12 3 (1.09%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 69 (25.09%) Finance
2 57 (20.73%) Banking
3 22 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 21 (7.64%) Retail
5 14 (5.09%) Electronics
5 14 (5.09%) Marketing
6 13 (4.73%) Automotive
7 12 (4.36%) Games
8 6 (2.18%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.18%) Law
9 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.45%) Advertising
10 4 (1.45%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.73%) Military
11 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (43.64%) Developer
2 66 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 50 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 38 (13.82%) Java Developer
5 34 (12.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 29 (10.55%) Analyst
7 26 (9.45%) Graduate
8 20 (7.27%) Senior Developer
9 18 (6.55%) Junior
10 17 (6.18%) QA Engineer
11 15 (5.45%) IT Support
12 14 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (5.09%) Support Analyst
13 13 (4.73%) C++ Developer
13 13 (4.73%) Graduate Analyst
13 13 (4.73%) Machine Learning Developer
14 12 (4.36%) C# Developer
14 12 (4.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 12 (4.36%) Development Engineer
14 12 (4.36%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.91%) Web Services
2 37 (13.45%) HTML
3 35 (12.73%) .NET
4 32 (11.64%) CSS
4 32 (11.64%) REST
5 26 (9.45%) HTML5
5 26 (9.45%) Spring
6 23 (8.36%) JSON
7 22 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 18 (6.55%) ASP.NET
9 17 (6.18%) XML
10 14 (5.09%) CSS3
10 14 (5.09%) RESTful
10 14 (5.09%) SOAP
11 13 (4.73%) Gherkin
12 11 (4.00%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.00%) jQuery
12 11 (4.00%) WPF
13 10 (3.64%) J2EE
13 10 (3.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.36%) Algorithms
2 21 (7.64%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.45%) Fintech
5 8 (2.91%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.91%) Video\Live Streaming
6 7 (2.55%) NHS
6 7 (2.55%) Replication
6 7 (2.55%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.18%) CCTV
8 5 (1.82%) Renewable Energy
8 5 (1.82%) User Experience
9 3 (1.09%) Clustering
9 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.73%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.73%) Windows
2 46 (16.73%) Linux
3 18 (6.55%) Windows 7
4 16 (5.82%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.36%) Windows 8
7 11 (4.00%) Android
8 10 (3.64%) Unix
9 8 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (2.55%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.18%) CentOS
11 6 (2.18%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 77 (28.00%) Scrum
4 61 (22.18%) TDD
5 48 (17.45%) OO
6 44 (16.00%) Mathematics
7 42 (15.27%) Test Automation
8 35 (12.73%) Software Testing
9 34 (12.36%) Microservices
10 33 (12.00%) Machine Learning
11 32 (11.64%) BDD
12 30 (10.91%) DevOps
12 30 (10.91%) SDLC
13 24 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (8.36%) Physics
15 21 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (7.64%) Multithreading
15 21 (7.64%) SOA
16 20 (7.27%) Collaborative Working
16 20 (7.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 99 (36.00%) Java
2 88 (32.00%) SQL
3 72 (26.18%) C++
4 71 (25.82%) C#
5 49 (17.82%) JavaScript
6 32 (11.64%) Python
7 17 (6.18%) C
8 12 (4.36%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.27%) Scala
9 9 (3.27%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.91%) PHP
11 7 (2.55%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.55%) Smalltalk
12 6 (2.18%) Ada
13 3 (1.09%) BeanShell
13 3 (1.09%) Perl
14 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.73%) VB
14 2 (0.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 229 (83.27%) Degree
2 123 (44.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.73%) Master's Degree
4 12 (4.36%) PhD
5 7 (2.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.18%) ISEB
6 6 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.73%) CCNA
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.73%) GIAC
9 2 (0.73%) SANS
10 1 (0.36%) MCP
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.36%) QA
2 7 (2.55%) SEPA
3 5 (1.82%) PMO
4 3 (1.09%) DICOM
4 3 (1.09%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.09%) HL7
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.18%) Docker
2 2 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.82%) Terraform
2 5 (1.82%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.09%) Ansible
3 3 (1.09%) Puppet
4 2 (0.73%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (0.73%) Kibana
4 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.73%) logstash
4 2 (0.73%) Packer
4 2 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.36%) Oracle
3 13 (4.73%) Google
4 12 (4.36%) Misys
5 3 (1.09%) Sage
6 2 (0.73%) ArcSight
6 2 (0.73%) Epicor
6 2 (0.73%) Infor
6 2 (0.73%) SAP
6 2 (0.73%) Sencha
6 2 (0.73%) Splunk
7 1 (0.36%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.36%) Tableau
7 1 (0.36%) Telerik
7 1 (0.36%) Teradata
7 1 (0.36%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Xamarin