Period
to 19 September 2017

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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 259 322 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.00% 5.00% 5.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.55% 13.36% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 344 393 413
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 2064 2411 3035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.81% 37.43% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1704 1911 2384
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,325 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 September 2017.

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 19 September 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +17 137 £30,500 -8.96% 6
Nottinghamshire -46 58 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Derbyshire +4 44 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Leicestershire +10 22 £30,000 -20.00% 8
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 241 (93.05%) Degree
2 139 (53.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 117 (45.17%) C#
4 109 (42.08%) SQL
5 98 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (36.68%) C++
7 93 (35.91%) Software Engineering
8 92 (35.52%) Mathematics
9 91 (35.14%) Java
10 69 (26.64%) JavaScript
10 69 (26.64%) OO
11 68 (26.25%) Linux
12 65 (25.10%) HTML
12 65 (25.10%) Physics
13 64 (24.71%) Python
14 55 (21.24%) Windows
14 55 (21.24%) .NET
15 52 (20.08%) CSS
16 51 (19.69%) PhD
17 50 (19.31%) Scrum
18 49 (18.92%) Computer Vision
19 48 (18.53%) Algorithms
20 47 (18.15%) Microsoft
21 45 (17.37%) C
22 43 (16.60%) Finance
23 41 (15.83%) Machine Learning
24 38 (14.67%) Git (software)
25 36 (13.90%) HTML5
25 36 (13.90%) GitHub
26 34 (13.13%) Big Data

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 24 (9.27%) Apache Spark
2 19 (7.34%) Apache
3 15 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.54%) IIS
5 3 (1.16%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.70%) Maple
3 3 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.39%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.90%) GitHub
2 20 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.47%) SaaS
5 3 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.77%) Google Play
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.39%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.25%) HTTP
2 5 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.16%) Firewall
3 3 (1.16%) ISDN
3 3 (1.16%) LAN
3 3 (1.16%) MPLS
3 3 (1.16%) PBX
3 3 (1.16%) VoIP
3 3 (1.16%) WAN
4 2 (0.77%) SAN
5 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.39%) GSM
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) Profibus
5 1 (0.39%) RFID
5 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.13%) Big Data
2 32 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.72%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.25%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.09%) OLTP
8 8 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.16%) MySQL
12 2 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 38 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.27%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.41%) JUnit
3 14 (5.41%) NUnit
4 11 (4.25%) Subversion
5 10 (3.86%) Cucumber
5 10 (3.86%) FitNesse
5 10 (3.86%) JMeter
5 10 (3.86%) Ranorex
5 10 (3.86%) Selenium
5 10 (3.86%) SoapUI
5 10 (3.86%) TestNG
5 10 (3.86%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.70%) LabVIEW
7 6 (2.32%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.93%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.93%) JIRA
8 5 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.16%) Maven
General
1 43 (16.60%) Finance
2 29 (11.20%) Electronics
2 29 (11.20%) Games
3 22 (8.49%) Banking
4 10 (3.86%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.86%) Marketing
5 9 (3.47%) Retail
6 8 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.93%) Law
8 4 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.16%) Billing
10 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 118 (45.56%) Developer
2 61 (23.55%) Software Engineer
3 42 (16.22%) Graduate
4 41 (15.83%) C++ Software Engineer
5 40 (15.44%) Software Developer
6 30 (11.58%) Graduate Developer
7 24 (9.27%) Java Developer
8 23 (8.88%) Analyst
9 21 (8.11%) Junior
10 19 (7.34%) C# Software Engineer
11 18 (6.95%) .NET Developer
11 18 (6.95%) Junior Developer
12 17 (6.56%) C# Developer
12 17 (6.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) .NET Software Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) C Software Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) Computer Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) Computer Vision Engineer
14 15 (5.79%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (25.10%) HTML
2 55 (21.24%) .NET
3 52 (20.08%) CSS
4 36 (13.90%) HTML5
5 23 (8.88%) AngularJS
6 22 (8.49%) ASP.NET
7 20 (7.72%) .NET Framework
8 19 (7.34%) CSS3
9 18 (6.95%) Entity Framework
9 18 (6.95%) Web Services
10 16 (6.18%) Spring
10 16 (6.18%) XML
11 15 (5.79%) J2EE
12 12 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (4.63%) WCF
13 11 (4.25%) Node.js
13 11 (4.25%) REST
14 10 (3.86%) WPF
15 9 (3.47%) Backbone.js
15 9 (3.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.53%) Algorithms
2 21 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.25%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (3.47%) User Experience
5 8 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.54%) Clustering
9 3 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.16%) Replication
10 2 (0.77%) CESG
10 2 (0.77%) Life Science
10 2 (0.77%) SCADA
10 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.39%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (26.25%) Linux
2 55 (21.24%) Windows
3 16 (6.18%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (3.47%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.70%) Android
5 7 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.70%) Unix
5 7 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.32%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.32%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (35.91%) Software Engineering
3 92 (35.52%) Mathematics
4 69 (26.64%) OO
5 65 (25.10%) Physics
6 50 (19.31%) Scrum
7 49 (18.92%) Computer Vision
8 41 (15.83%) Machine Learning
9 28 (10.81%) Image Processing
10 26 (10.04%) OOP
11 24 (9.27%) MVC
12 23 (8.88%) TDD
13 22 (8.49%) Analytics
14 21 (8.11%) Open Source
15 20 (7.72%) Test Automation
16 19 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (6.18%) Web Development
19 15 (5.79%) Predictive Analytics
19 15 (5.79%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 117 (45.17%) C#
2 109 (42.08%) SQL
3 95 (36.68%) C++
4 91 (35.14%) Java
5 69 (26.64%) JavaScript
6 64 (24.71%) Python
7 45 (17.37%) C
8 29 (11.20%) MATLAB
9 23 (8.88%) R
10 10 (3.86%) Scala
11 9 (3.47%) Ruby
12 8 (3.09%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.70%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.32%) Perl
15 5 (1.93%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.93%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.93%) VBA
16 2 (0.77%) Groovy
16 2 (0.77%) PHP
16 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (93.05%) Degree
2 139 (53.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (19.69%) PhD
4 23 (8.88%) Numerate Degree
5 21 (8.11%) Master's Degree
6 10 (3.86%) MCITP
6 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.70%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.93%) CCNA
8 5 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.16%) HNC
9 3 (1.16%) HND
10 2 (0.77%) CISA
10 2 (0.77%) CISM
10 2 (0.77%) CISSP
10 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.77%) PMP
11 1 (0.39%) ISEB
11 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.16%) SLA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) DICOM
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) GxP
3 1 (0.39%) HL7
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (4.63%) Firmware
2 2 (0.77%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (18.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.49%) Oracle
3 11 (4.25%) SAP
4 7 (2.70%) Sun
5 6 (2.32%) Google
5 6 (2.32%) Tableau
6 4 (1.54%) Progress
7 3 (1.16%) Avaya
7 3 (1.16%) BT
7 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.77%) Apple
8 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe
9 1 (0.39%) Attivio
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.39%) Siemens