Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 48 36
Rank change year-on-year -15 -12 +37
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 206 265 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.99% 4.77% 5.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.11% 11.19% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 161 349 357
East Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 2,038 2,368 2,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.45% 42.66% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,699 1,882 2,011
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,602 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% -0.80% +5.26%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +15 76 £37,500 -11.76% 16
Derbyshire +9 73 £47,500 +11.76% 13
Northamptonshire -47 39 £50,000 +66.67% 11
Leicestershire -21 14 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Lincolnshire - 4 £26,000 - 6
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 157 (76.21%) Degree
2 131 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (40.78%) Scrum
4 82 (39.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 81 (39.32%) Java
5 81 (39.32%) SQL
6 59 (28.64%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (28.16%) C#
8 57 (27.67%) Amazon AWS
9 56 (27.18%) Finance
9 56 (27.18%) Software Engineering
10 50 (24.27%) Microservices
11 49 (23.79%) TDD
12 46 (22.33%) SQL Server
12 46 (22.33%) DevOps
13 44 (21.36%) Windows
14 41 (19.90%) Web Services
14 41 (19.90%) OO
15 40 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (18.93%) Banking
17 35 (16.99%) C++
18 34 (16.50%) SOA
19 33 (16.02%) .NET
19 33 (16.02%) Mathematics
20 32 (15.53%) JavaScript
21 31 (15.05%) Git (software)
21 31 (15.05%) BDD
22 29 (14.08%) HTML
22 29 (14.08%) QA
23 28 (13.59%) CSS

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 18 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.37%) JBoss
3 8 (3.88%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.88%) WildFly
4 4 (1.94%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.94%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.43%) CloudFront
3 5 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (1.94%) Bluemix
4 4 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (1.94%) SaaS
5 3 (1.46%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.49%) AdWords
7 1 (0.49%) npm
7 1 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.83%) HTTP
2 5 (2.43%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (1.94%) Firewall
4 3 (1.46%) Network Security
5 2 (0.97%) Internet
5 2 (0.97%) SMS
6 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (9.71%) NoSQL
3 20 (9.71%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (8.25%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.77%) OLTP
6 13 (6.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (5.83%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (4.37%) Data Mining
9 9 (4.37%) MySQL
10 6 (2.91%) Big Data
10 6 (2.91%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.94%) Power BI
12 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (15.05%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 24 (11.65%) Visual Studio
4 21 (10.19%) Maven
5 16 (7.77%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.77%) JIRA
6 13 (6.31%) Selenium
7 10 (4.85%) JUnit
8 9 (4.37%) Subversion
9 5 (2.43%) IntelliJ
9 5 (2.43%) JMeter
9 5 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.43%) WiX
10 4 (1.94%) ANTLR
10 4 (1.94%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.46%) Gradle
12 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.97%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 56 (27.18%) Finance
2 39 (18.93%) Banking
3 19 (9.22%) Marketing
4 18 (8.74%) Retail Banking
5 14 (6.80%) Retail
6 11 (5.34%) Automotive
7 9 (4.37%) Law
7 9 (4.37%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.88%) Electronics
9 5 (2.43%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.97%) Military
11 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (41.75%) Developer
2 34 (16.50%) Software Engineer
3 28 (13.59%) Java Developer
4 25 (12.14%) Software Developer
5 17 (8.25%) Analyst
5 17 (8.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Service Manager
7 15 (7.28%) DevOps Manager
8 13 (6.31%) Junior
9 12 (5.83%) Development Engineer
9 12 (5.83%) Software Development Engineer
10 11 (5.34%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.85%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Graduate
11 10 (4.85%) QA Engineer
12 9 (4.37%) Junior Developer
12 9 (4.37%) Machine Learning Developer
12 9 (4.37%) Mid-Level Java Developer
12 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.90%) Web Services
2 33 (16.02%) .NET
3 29 (14.08%) HTML
4 28 (13.59%) CSS
5 22 (10.68%) Spring
6 20 (9.71%) RESTful
7 18 (8.74%) CSS3
8 16 (7.77%) HTML5
8 16 (7.77%) REST
8 16 (7.77%) XML
9 15 (7.28%) ASP.NET
10 14 (6.80%) AngularJS
11 13 (6.31%) JSON
12 11 (5.34%) Hibernate
12 11 (5.34%) Sass
12 11 (5.34%) WPF
13 10 (4.85%) JMS
14 9 (4.37%) Java EE
14 9 (4.37%) jQuery
15 8 (3.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.80%) Fintech
3 9 (4.37%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.88%) NHS
4 8 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.91%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (2.91%) Renewable Energy
5 6 (2.91%) SWIFT
6 5 (2.43%) User Experience
7 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.46%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.97%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.97%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 44 (21.36%) Windows
2 27 (13.11%) Linux
3 13 (6.31%) Unix
4 8 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.91%) Android
5 6 (2.91%) CentOS
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (40.78%) Scrum
3 59 (28.64%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (27.18%) Software Engineering
5 50 (24.27%) Microservices
6 49 (23.79%) TDD
7 46 (22.33%) DevOps
8 41 (19.90%) OO
9 40 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (16.50%) SOA
11 33 (16.02%) Mathematics
12 31 (15.05%) BDD
13 28 (13.59%) Mentoring
13 28 (13.59%) Test Automation
14 25 (12.14%) SDLC
15 22 (10.68%) ITIL
15 22 (10.68%) Project Management
16 20 (9.71%) Machine Learning
17 19 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (9.22%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.32%) Java
1 81 (39.32%) SQL
2 58 (28.16%) C#
3 35 (16.99%) C++
4 32 (15.53%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.28%) Python
6 12 (5.83%) PHP
7 9 (4.37%) C
8 7 (3.40%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.40%) VBA
9 6 (2.91%) Java 8
9 6 (2.91%) Smalltalk
9 6 (2.91%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.43%) Scala
10 5 (2.43%) XAML
11 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.46%) Ruby
12 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 157 (76.21%) Degree
2 82 (39.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (12.14%) Master's Degree
4 8 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.91%) ISEB
5 6 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.43%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.46%) GIAC
7 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.46%) SANS
8 2 (0.97%) HNC
8 2 (0.97%) HND
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.49%) CEH
9 1 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.49%) GPEN
9 1 (0.49%) PMP
9 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.08%) QA
2 6 (2.91%) PMO
2 6 (2.91%) SEPA
3 4 (1.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.49%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (10.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.88%) Terraform
3 7 (3.40%) Ansible
4 5 (2.43%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.97%) Nagios
5 2 (0.97%) Puppet
5 2 (0.97%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.49%) Salt
6 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (10.68%) Oracle
2 21 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.83%) Google
3 12 (5.83%) Misys
4 9 (4.37%) Xamarin
5 7 (3.40%) Telerik
6 5 (2.43%) Sage
7 4 (1.94%) Adobe
7 4 (1.94%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.94%) MapR
8 3 (1.46%) SAP
8 3 (1.46%) Splunk
8 3 (1.46%) VMware
9 2 (0.97%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.97%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.97%) Tableau
10 1 (0.49%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.49%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.49%) Monetate
10 1 (0.49%) New Relic