Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 47 38
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 248 358 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.70% 5.43% 5.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.32% 14.60% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 248 414 472
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 £55,000 £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 2013 2452 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.18% 37.21% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1929 2325
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 22 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 22 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 +19 109 £29,000 -13.43% 1
Nottinghamshire -37 74 £36,250 -3.33% 7
Derbyshire -18 29 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Leicestershire +5 18 £33,000 -2.22% 4
Lincolnshire +13 11 £30,000 -11.11% 2
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 229 (92.34%) Degree
2 122 (49.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 93 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 92 (37.10%) C#
5 90 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (31.85%) SQL
7 78 (31.45%) C++
8 71 (28.63%) Java
9 66 (26.61%) Mathematics
10 65 (26.21%) JavaScript
11 56 (22.58%) .NET
12 55 (22.18%) Microsoft
13 54 (21.77%) HTML
14 50 (20.16%) Windows
15 45 (18.15%) Python
16 44 (17.74%) OO
16 44 (17.74%) CSS
17 43 (17.34%) Physics
18 41 (16.53%) Linux
18 41 (16.53%) Scrum
19 38 (15.32%) Finance
19 38 (15.32%) SQL Server
20 37 (14.92%) Computer Vision
21 34 (13.71%) GitHub
22 33 (13.31%) HTML5
23 31 (12.50%) Visual Studio
23 31 (12.50%) MVC
23 31 (12.50%) Machine Learning
24 30 (12.10%) Algorithms
25 29 (11.69%) PhD

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 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.03%) Apache
3 8 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.42%) IIS
5 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.81%) JBoss
6 2 (0.81%) OpenEdge
6 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.71%) GitHub
2 22 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.23%) Office 365
5 7 (2.82%) Serverless
6 2 (0.81%) SaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.21%) Firewall
2 3 (1.21%) ISDN
2 3 (1.21%) LAN
2 3 (1.21%) MPLS
2 3 (1.21%) PBX
2 3 (1.21%) VoIP
2 3 (1.21%) WAN
3 2 (0.81%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.81%) Intranet
3 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.81%) Wireless
4 1 (0.40%) GSM
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) Profibus
4 1 (0.40%) RFID
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
4 1 (0.40%) SMS
4 1 (0.40%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.29%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.85%) Big Data
4 16 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (6.05%) OLTP
6 13 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.21%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.21%) MySQL
10 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.81%) QlikView
11 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 26 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.45%) Subversion
4 9 (3.63%) NUnit
5 8 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.23%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.23%) Selenium
6 7 (2.82%) JIRA
7 6 (2.42%) Maven
8 5 (2.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.61%) JUnit
9 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.21%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.21%) JMeter
10 3 (1.21%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.21%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.21%) TestNG
10 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (15.32%) Finance
2 27 (10.89%) Electronics
2 27 (10.89%) Games
3 25 (10.08%) Banking
4 14 (5.65%) Retail
5 11 (4.44%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.03%) Marketing
6 10 (4.03%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.23%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.42%) Automotive
9 5 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.02%) Law
10 3 (1.21%) Billing
11 2 (0.81%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 113 (45.56%) Developer
2 75 (30.24%) Software Engineer
3 47 (18.95%) Software Developer
4 45 (18.15%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (13.31%) Graduate
6 26 (10.48%) Analyst
7 25 (10.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 23 (9.27%) Java Developer
9 21 (8.47%) Graduate Developer
10 20 (8.06%) C# Developer
11 18 (7.26%) .NET Developer
11 18 (7.26%) C++ Developer
11 18 (7.26%) C++ Software Developer
11 18 (7.26%) IT Support
12 16 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (6.45%) Graduate C++ Developer
12 16 (6.45%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (6.45%) Graduate Software Developer
12 16 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 16 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (22.58%) .NET
2 54 (21.77%) HTML
3 44 (17.74%) CSS
4 33 (13.31%) HTML5
5 25 (10.08%) ASP.NET
6 23 (9.27%) REST
7 21 (8.47%) AngularJS
8 20 (8.06%) .NET Framework
8 20 (8.06%) JSON
9 19 (7.66%) Entity Framework
10 17 (6.85%) XML
11 16 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (6.45%) Node.js
11 16 (6.45%) Spring
11 16 (6.45%) Web Services
12 15 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (5.65%) WCF
14 12 (4.84%) LINQ
15 11 (4.44%) CSS3
15 11 (4.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.10%) Algorithms
2 20 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.03%) User Experience
4 9 (3.63%) Video\Live Streaming
5 7 (2.82%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.82%) Replication
6 6 (2.42%) CCTV
6 6 (2.42%) Clustering
6 6 (2.42%) Smart Meter
7 5 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.81%) Fintech
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.40%) Social Media
10 1 (0.40%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.16%) Windows
2 41 (16.53%) Linux
3 20 (8.06%) Windows 7
4 17 (6.85%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (6.85%) Windows Server
5 14 (5.65%) Windows 8
5 14 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.63%) Android
6 9 (3.63%) Unix
7 6 (2.42%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 90 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (26.61%) Mathematics
4 44 (17.74%) OO
5 43 (17.34%) Physics
6 41 (16.53%) Scrum
7 37 (14.92%) Computer Vision
8 31 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 31 (12.50%) MVC
9 27 (10.89%) Software Testing
10 26 (10.48%) TDD
11 25 (10.08%) Test Automation
12 22 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (8.06%) SDLC
14 19 (7.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (6.85%) Collaborative Working
15 17 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (6.45%) Front End Development
16 16 (6.45%) OOP
17 15 (6.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (37.10%) C#
2 79 (31.85%) SQL
3 78 (31.45%) C++
4 71 (28.63%) Java
5 65 (26.21%) JavaScript
6 45 (18.15%) Python
7 27 (10.89%) C
8 11 (4.44%) MATLAB
9 9 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.63%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.23%) Perl
11 7 (2.82%) R
12 6 (2.42%) Ada
12 6 (2.42%) PHP
12 6 (2.42%) Scala
13 3 (1.21%) BeanShell
14 2 (0.81%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 229 (92.34%) Degree
2 122 (49.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (11.69%) PhD
4 17 (6.85%) Master's Degree
5 13 (5.24%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (2.42%) CCNA
6 6 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.21%) MCITP
8 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.81%) PMP
9 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.40%) HNC
10 1 (0.40%) HND
10 1 (0.40%) ISEB
10 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.84%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) DICOM
2 3 (1.21%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.21%) HL7
2 3 (1.21%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) GxP
4 1 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.40%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) Firmware
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.05%) Oracle
3 10 (4.03%) Google
4 6 (2.42%) SAP
5 3 (1.21%) Avaya
5 3 (1.21%) BT
5 3 (1.21%) Progress
5 3 (1.21%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.21%) Tableau
6 2 (0.81%) IBM
6 2 (0.81%) Sun
7 1 (0.40%) Attivio
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco
7 1 (0.40%) Misys
7 1 (0.40%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.40%) Sencha
7 1 (0.40%) Siemens
7 1 (0.40%) Teradata