Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 51 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 243 353 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.67% 5.45% 5.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.21% 14.59% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 243 411 484
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £55,000 £53,375
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 1990 2420 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.28% 37.33% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1628 1903 2357
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 November 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 20 November 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 +20 107 £29,000 -13.43% 2
Nottinghamshire -37 73 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Derbyshire -13 29 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Leicestershire +17 17 £33,500 -6.94% 4
Lincolnshire +18 11 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 224 (92.18%) Degree
2 118 (48.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (37.86%) Software Engineering
4 90 (37.04%) C#
5 88 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (32.10%) C++
7 77 (31.69%) SQL
8 69 (28.40%) Java
9 66 (27.16%) Mathematics
10 62 (25.51%) JavaScript
11 56 (23.05%) .NET
12 53 (21.81%) HTML
13 52 (21.40%) Microsoft
14 48 (19.75%) Windows
15 44 (18.11%) Python
16 43 (17.70%) OO
16 43 (17.70%) CSS
16 43 (17.70%) Physics
17 41 (16.87%) Scrum
18 40 (16.46%) Linux
19 37 (15.23%) Finance
19 37 (15.23%) Computer Vision
20 34 (13.99%) SQL Server
20 34 (13.99%) GitHub
21 32 (13.17%) HTML5
22 31 (12.76%) Machine Learning
22 31 (12.76%) Visual Studio
23 30 (12.35%) Algorithms
24 29 (11.93%) PhD
24 29 (11.93%) MVC

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 23 (9.47%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.12%) Apache
3 8 (3.29%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.47%) IIS
5 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.82%) JBoss
6 2 (0.82%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.99%) GitHub
2 19 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.29%) Office 365
5 7 (2.88%) Serverless
6 2 (0.82%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.12%) HTTP
2 3 (1.23%) Firewall
2 3 (1.23%) ISDN
2 3 (1.23%) LAN
2 3 (1.23%) MPLS
2 3 (1.23%) PBX
2 3 (1.23%) VoIP
2 3 (1.23%) WAN
3 2 (0.82%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.82%) Intranet
3 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.82%) Wireless
4 1 (0.41%) GSM
4 1 (0.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) Profibus
4 1 (0.41%) RFID
4 1 (0.41%) SAN
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.99%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.52%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.00%) Big Data
4 16 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (6.17%) OLTP
6 13 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.06%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.23%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.82%) MySQL
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (12.76%) Visual Studio
2 26 (10.70%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.58%) Subversion
4 8 (3.29%) NUnit
5 7 (2.88%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.88%) JIRA
5 7 (2.88%) Mercurial
5 7 (2.88%) Selenium
6 6 (2.47%) Maven
7 5 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.65%) JUnit
8 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.23%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.23%) JMeter
9 3 (1.23%) Ranorex
9 3 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.23%) TestNG
9 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (15.23%) Finance
2 27 (11.11%) Electronics
2 27 (11.11%) Games
3 25 (10.29%) Banking
4 13 (5.35%) Retail
5 11 (4.53%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.12%) Marketing
6 10 (4.12%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.47%) Automotive
9 5 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.06%) Law
10 3 (1.23%) Billing
11 2 (0.82%) Advertising
12 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (46.09%) Developer
2 74 (30.45%) Software Engineer
3 46 (18.93%) Software Developer
4 45 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 34 (13.99%) Graduate
6 25 (10.29%) Analyst
6 25 (10.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 23 (9.47%) Java Developer
8 21 (8.64%) Graduate Developer
9 20 (8.23%) C# Developer
10 18 (7.41%) .NET Developer
10 18 (7.41%) C++ Developer
10 18 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
10 18 (7.41%) IT Support
11 16 (6.58%) C# Software Engineer
11 16 (6.58%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 16 (6.58%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
11 16 (6.58%) Graduate Software Developer
11 16 (6.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 16 (6.58%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.05%) .NET
2 53 (21.81%) HTML
3 43 (17.70%) CSS
4 32 (13.17%) HTML5
5 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET
6 21 (8.64%) AngularJS
6 21 (8.64%) REST
7 19 (7.82%) .NET Framework
8 18 (7.41%) Entity Framework
8 18 (7.41%) JSON
9 16 (6.58%) Node.js
9 16 (6.58%) XML
10 15 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (6.17%) Spring
10 15 (6.17%) Web Services
11 14 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (5.76%) WCF
12 11 (4.53%) LINQ
12 11 (4.53%) WPF
13 10 (4.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.35%) Algorithms
2 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.53%) User Experience
4 10 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.70%) Video\Live Streaming
6 7 (2.88%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (2.88%) Replication
7 6 (2.47%) CCTV
7 6 (2.47%) Clustering
7 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.47%) Smart Meter
8 5 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.82%) Fintech
11 1 (0.41%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.41%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.75%) Windows
2 40 (16.46%) Linux
3 18 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 17 (7.00%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (6.17%) Windows Server
6 12 (4.94%) Windows 8
6 12 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.70%) Android
8 8 (3.29%) Unix
9 6 (2.47%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (37.86%) Software Engineering
2 88 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.16%) Mathematics
4 43 (17.70%) OO
4 43 (17.70%) Physics
5 41 (16.87%) Scrum
6 37 (15.23%) Computer Vision
7 31 (12.76%) Machine Learning
8 29 (11.93%) MVC
9 25 (10.29%) TDD
10 24 (9.88%) Software Testing
10 24 (9.88%) Test Automation
11 22 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (8.64%) SDLC
13 19 (7.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (6.58%) Collaborative Working
14 16 (6.58%) Front End Development
14 16 (6.58%) OOP
15 15 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (37.04%) C#
2 78 (32.10%) C++
3 77 (31.69%) SQL
4 69 (28.40%) Java
5 62 (25.51%) JavaScript
6 44 (18.11%) Python
7 27 (11.11%) C
8 11 (4.53%) MATLAB
9 9 (3.70%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.29%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.88%) Perl
11 7 (2.88%) R
12 6 (2.47%) Ada
12 6 (2.47%) Scala
13 5 (2.06%) PHP
14 3 (1.23%) BeanShell
15 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.41%) VB
16 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 224 (92.18%) Degree
2 118 (48.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (11.93%) PhD
4 17 (7.00%) Master's Degree
5 14 (5.76%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (2.47%) CCNA
6 6 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.23%) MCITP
8 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.82%) PMP
9 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.41%) HNC
10 1 (0.41%) HND
10 1 (0.41%) ISEB
10 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.53%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) DICOM
2 3 (1.23%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.23%) HL7
2 3 (1.23%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) GxP
4 1 (0.41%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.65%) Firmware
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.76%) Oracle
3 10 (4.12%) Google
4 6 (2.47%) SAP
5 3 (1.23%) Avaya
5 3 (1.23%) BT
5 3 (1.23%) Progress
5 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.23%) Tableau
6 2 (0.82%) IBM
6 2 (0.82%) Sun
7 1 (0.41%) Attivio
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco
7 1 (0.41%) Misys
7 1 (0.41%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.41%) Siemens
7 1 (0.41%) Teradata