Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 56 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 235 253 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.32% 4.80% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 5.27% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 188 241 374
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £21,325
90th Percentile £85,000 £58,750 £56,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 4,086 4,797 5,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.55% 90.96% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,076 3,980 4,600
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +50 134 £55,250 +47.33% 24
Northamptonshire -39 45 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Leicestershire -10 23 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Derbyshire 0 20 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Lincolnshire +13 7 £26,000 -13.33% 5
Rutland - 6 - -
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 214 (91.06%) Degree
2 132 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (54.04%) Java
4 108 (45.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 90 (38.30%) SQL
6 89 (37.87%) Software Engineering
7 81 (34.47%) Amazon AWS
8 80 (34.04%) Finance
9 73 (31.06%) Microservices
10 64 (27.23%) JavaScript
11 63 (26.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 62 (26.38%) Problem-Solving
13 59 (25.11%) HTML
14 55 (23.40%) Docker
15 54 (22.98%) .NET
16 51 (21.70%) Web Services
17 50 (21.28%) C#
18 44 (18.72%) Microsoft
19 43 (18.30%) Linux
20 41 (17.45%) OO
21 38 (16.17%) Public Cloud
21 38 (16.17%) HTML5
21 38 (16.17%) Unit Testing
22 37 (15.74%) Windows
23 36 (15.32%) Spring
24 35 (14.89%) SDLC
24 35 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
25 34 (14.47%) REST
26 32 (13.62%) Node.js
26 32 (13.62%) Apache Spark

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 32 (13.62%) Apache Spark
2 14 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.40%) SAS
4 4 (1.70%) CMS
4 4 (1.70%) Confluence
5 3 (1.28%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.85%) WordPress
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Kentico
7 1 (0.43%) nginx
7 1 (0.43%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.55%) SPSS
2 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 81 (34.47%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (26.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.70%) npm
6 4 (1.70%) PaaS
7 3 (1.28%) GitHub
7 3 (1.28%) IaaS
8 2 (0.85%) Force.com
8 2 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Office 365
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.43%) Boomi
9 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.23%) HTTP
2 8 (3.40%) VPN
3 6 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.13%) DNS
4 5 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (1.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.70%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.70%) Internet
5 4 (1.70%) IP Telephony
5 4 (1.70%) LAN
5 4 (1.70%) MPLS
5 4 (1.70%) WAN
5 4 (1.70%) Wireless
6 3 (1.28%) IPv4
6 3 (1.28%) IPv6
6 3 (1.28%) Network Security
7 2 (0.85%) DHCP
8 1 (0.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.77%) Big Data
2 28 (11.91%) HBase
3 26 (11.06%) Hadoop
4 20 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.38%) Apache Hive
5 15 (6.38%) Impala
6 13 (5.53%) Flink
7 12 (5.11%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.26%) OLTP
9 8 (3.40%) MySQL
9 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (2.98%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.55%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.13%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.28%) DB2
13 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.85%) Snowflake Schema
14 2 (0.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.91%) Gradle
3 22 (9.36%) Maven
4 21 (8.94%) Cucumber
5 19 (8.09%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.53%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.26%) GitLab
7 10 (4.26%) Subversion
8 9 (3.83%) JIRA
9 8 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.98%) Selenium
10 7 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.55%) webpack
12 5 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (2.13%) Xcode
13 4 (1.70%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.70%) TestLink
14 3 (1.28%) Bugzilla
14 3 (1.28%) Travis CI
14 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 80 (34.04%) Finance
2 21 (8.94%) Marketing
3 19 (8.09%) Banking
4 14 (5.96%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.83%) Retail
6 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.85%) Automotive
7 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (43.40%) Developer
2 54 (22.98%) Java Developer
3 39 (16.60%) Software Engineer
4 27 (11.49%) Graduate
5 22 (9.36%) Graduate Developer
6 21 (8.94%) Senior Developer
7 19 (8.09%) Java Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.38%) .NET Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Analyst
9 15 (6.38%) Development Engineer
9 15 (6.38%) Graduate Java Developer
10 14 (5.96%) Big Data Developer
10 14 (5.96%) Software Development Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (5.53%) Lead Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Junior
12 12 (5.11%) Lead Java Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Senior Big Data Developer
13 11 (4.68%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.11%) HTML
2 54 (22.98%) .NET
3 51 (21.70%) Web Services
4 38 (16.17%) HTML5
5 36 (15.32%) Spring
6 34 (14.47%) REST
7 32 (13.62%) Node.js
8 30 (12.77%) J2EE
9 28 (11.91%) OAuth
10 25 (10.64%) CSS
10 25 (10.64%) SAML
11 24 (10.21%) AngularJS
11 24 (10.21%) RESTful
12 21 (8.94%) Spring Boot
13 17 (7.23%) Hibernate
14 13 (5.53%) Kafka
15 12 (5.11%) ASP.NET
16 11 (4.68%) JMS
16 11 (4.68%) XML
17 10 (4.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.17%) Public Cloud
2 35 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 25 (10.64%) Virtual Team
4 20 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.83%) Enterprise Cloud
5 9 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.55%) PMI
7 6 (2.55%) User Experience
8 5 (2.13%) Fintech
8 5 (2.13%) Robotics
9 4 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.70%) PKI
10 3 (1.28%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.28%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.30%) Linux
2 37 (15.74%) Windows
3 21 (8.94%) Unix
4 7 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.28%) Android
7 2 (0.85%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (37.87%) Software Engineering
3 73 (31.06%) Microservices
4 62 (26.38%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (17.45%) OO
6 38 (16.17%) Unit Testing
7 35 (14.89%) SDLC
8 31 (13.19%) Analytics
9 30 (12.77%) Scrum
9 30 (12.77%) Test Automation
10 28 (11.91%) Mathematics
10 28 (11.91%) Technical Leadership
11 27 (11.49%) SOA
11 27 (11.49%) TDD
12 25 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (10.64%) Identity Access Management
12 25 (10.64%) Open Source
13 21 (8.94%) Software Testing
14 18 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (7.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 127 (54.04%) Java
2 90 (38.30%) SQL
3 64 (27.23%) JavaScript
4 50 (21.28%) C#
5 31 (13.19%) Python
6 28 (11.91%) C++
7 12 (5.11%) PHP
8 10 (4.26%) Scala
9 9 (3.83%) Perl
10 8 (3.40%) R
10 8 (3.40%) Ruby
11 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.55%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.13%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.13%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.28%) Go
14 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.28%) VBScript
15 2 (0.85%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 214 (91.06%) Degree
2 108 (45.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (12.34%) Master's Degree
4 13 (5.53%) CISSP
5 12 (5.11%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (4.68%) ISEB
6 11 (4.68%) ISTQB
7 8 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.55%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (1.70%) CCNA
9 4 (1.70%) CCNP
9 4 (1.70%) CEH
9 4 (1.70%) CEPT
9 4 (1.70%) GPEN
9 4 (1.70%) OSCP
10 3 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.28%) HND
10 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.36%) QA
2 4 (1.70%) GDPR
2 4 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 55 (23.40%) Docker
2 23 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.55%) HDFS
4 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 28 (11.91%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.40%) Oozie
2 8 (3.40%) Puppet
3 4 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.70%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.43%) EnCase
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.43%) Kibana
5 1 (0.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 44 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.64%) ForgeRock
3 23 (9.79%) Google
4 20 (8.51%) Oracle
5 9 (3.83%) Symantec
6 7 (2.98%) F5
7 6 (2.55%) Adobe
8 5 (2.13%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.70%) Cisco
9 4 (1.70%) Meraki
9 4 (1.70%) Reuters
9 4 (1.70%) Riverbed
9 4 (1.70%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.70%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.28%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.28%) McAfee
10 3 (1.28%) SAP
10 3 (1.28%) Splunk
10 3 (1.28%) Telerik
11 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com