Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 38 50
Rank change year-on-year -68 +12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 82 246 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.34% 5.87% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 6.33% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 206 234
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £65,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,213 3,887 4,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.62% 92.72% 91.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,712 2,826 4,096
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,438
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 2020.

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 2020. 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 -54 38 £65,000 +20.93% 17
Northamptonshire +3 18 £41,250 +24.06% 3
Leicestershire +13 17 £27,000 -32.50% 12
Derbyshire -10 8 £25,000 -37.50% 10
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 74 (90.24%) Degree
2 59 (71.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (50.00%) Java
4 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (47.56%) C#
6 31 (37.80%) C++
6 31 (37.80%) Software Engineering
7 26 (31.71%) SQL
8 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
8 25 (30.49%) .NET
9 23 (28.05%) Web Services
10 22 (26.83%) AWS
11 21 (25.61%) Azure
12 20 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (21.95%) Google
13 18 (21.95%) HTML
14 17 (20.73%) Open Source
15 16 (19.51%) CSS
15 16 (19.51%) Public Cloud
16 15 (18.29%) GCP
16 15 (18.29%) Analytics
17 14 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
17 14 (17.07%) HBase
17 14 (17.07%) Big Data
17 14 (17.07%) Hadoop
17 14 (17.07%) Apache Spark
17 14 (17.07%) Flink
18 13 (15.85%) OO
18 13 (15.85%) Validation
19 12 (14.63%) SQL Server

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 14 (17.07%) Apache Spark
1 14 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) JBoss
2 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Simulink
2 1 (1.22%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) GoldMine
1 1 (1.22%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (1.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.83%) AWS
2 21 (25.61%) Azure
3 15 (18.29%) GCP
4 7 (8.54%) SaaS
5 5 (6.10%) GitHub
6 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.44%) Office 365
8 1 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.22%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) Big Data
1 14 (17.07%) Flink
1 14 (17.07%) Hadoop
1 14 (17.07%) HBase
2 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.66%) Looker
4 3 (3.66%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) Ingres
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Maven
1 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) ANTLR
3 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.22%) GitLab
3 1 (1.22%) Gradle
3 1 (1.22%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) NUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (1.22%) webpack
General
1 11 (13.41%) Retail
2 9 (10.98%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.44%) Automotive
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) German Language
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Junior
2 18 (21.95%) Software Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) Big Data Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Graduate
6 11 (13.41%) Java Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Java Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Analyst
7 10 (12.20%) Big Data Software Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Lead Software Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Graduate Software Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Junior Developer
9 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
10 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Software Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.49%) .NET
2 23 (28.05%) Web Services
3 18 (21.95%) HTML
4 16 (19.51%) CSS
5 11 (13.41%) .NET Core
6 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.20%) Spring
7 9 (10.98%) jQuery
7 9 (10.98%) React
8 8 (9.76%) Node.js
8 8 (9.76%) XML
9 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (8.54%) Hibernate
10 6 (7.32%) RESTful
11 5 (6.10%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.10%) J2EE
11 5 (6.10%) Redux
11 5 (6.10%) Spring Boot
11 5 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Public Cloud
2 5 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) NHS
4 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.66%) User Experience
5 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.22%) CUDA
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) LIMS
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.22%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.22%) Robotics
6 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.80%) Software Engineering
3 20 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (20.73%) Open Source
5 15 (18.29%) Analytics
6 13 (15.85%) OO
6 13 (15.85%) Validation
7 11 (13.41%) Scrum
8 10 (12.20%) Microservices
8 10 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (12.20%) Technical Leadership
9 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.98%) MVC
10 8 (9.76%) OOP
11 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.32%) Mathematics
13 5 (6.10%) Coaching
13 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.10%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) Java
2 39 (47.56%) C#
3 31 (37.80%) C++
4 26 (31.71%) SQL
5 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.76%) Python
7 5 (6.10%) C
7 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.66%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.66%) Java 8
8 3 (3.66%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.22%) Go
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (90.24%) Degree
2 59 (71.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.66%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.44%) CEH
4 2 (2.44%) CISM
4 2 (2.44%) CISSP
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (1.22%) CCVP
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) HND
5 1 (1.22%) PhD
5 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.22%) MISRA
3 1 (1.22%) PMO
3 1 (1.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Google
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.22%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (1.22%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.22%) Intel
5 1 (1.22%) LabWare
5 1 (1.22%) NICE Systems
5 1 (1.22%) NVIDIA
5 1 (1.22%) Pega
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Sun
5 1 (1.22%) Telerik
5 1 (1.22%) UiPath
5 1 (1.22%) Xamarin