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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 47 48
Rank change year-on-year -42 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 164 261 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.35% 4.91% 5.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.61% 11.40% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 135 355 381
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.62% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £51,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 1,904 2,289 2,557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 38.94% 43.03% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,560 1,854 2,047
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,950
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 20 August 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 August 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 +22 50 £38,000 -10.59% 17
Northamptonshire -48 50 £40,500 +32.79% 10
Derbyshire -11 36 £78,000 +83.53% 6
Leicestershire -11 22 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Lincolnshire - 6 £26,000 - 2
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 145 (88.41%) Degree
2 79 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (48.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (35.37%) Problem-Solving
3 58 (35.37%) Java
4 55 (33.54%) SQL
5 52 (31.71%) Software Engineering
6 50 (30.49%) C#
7 43 (26.22%) Microservices
8 40 (24.39%) Scrum
9 39 (23.78%) .NET
10 35 (21.34%) OO
10 35 (21.34%) Mathematics
11 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
11 34 (20.73%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (20.12%) Finance
13 32 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (18.29%) DevOps
14 30 (18.29%) Windows
15 29 (17.68%) HTML
15 29 (17.68%) SOA
16 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
16 28 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (15.85%) Physics
18 24 (14.63%) CSS
18 24 (14.63%) Mentoring
18 24 (14.63%) Master's Degree
19 23 (14.02%) Open Source
20 22 (13.41%) Git (software)
20 22 (13.41%) Visual Studio

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 11 (6.71%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.83%) SAS
4 2 (1.22%) CMS
4 2 (1.22%) Confluence
4 2 (1.22%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) WildFly
5 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.83%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.73%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.05%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (2.44%) SaaS
6 3 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (1.83%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.22%) npm
8 1 (0.61%) AdWords
8 1 (0.61%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.61%) Force.com
8 1 (0.61%) PaaS
8 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.05%) HTTP
2 5 (3.05%) Internet
2 5 (3.05%) Wireless
3 4 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.44%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.44%) LAN
3 4 (2.44%) MPLS
3 4 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (2.44%) VPN
3 4 (2.44%) WAN
4 2 (1.22%) DHCP
4 2 (1.22%) DNS
4 2 (1.22%) Firewall
4 2 (1.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.15%) MongoDB
3 13 (7.93%) Big Data
3 13 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (7.93%) Hadoop
3 13 (7.93%) MySQL
4 11 (6.71%) OLTP
5 10 (6.10%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (3.66%) HBase
9 5 (3.05%) BigQuery
9 5 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.05%) Star Schema
10 4 (2.44%) Flink
10 4 (2.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (13.41%) Git (software)
1 22 (13.41%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.76%) Cucumber
3 14 (8.54%) Gradle
4 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.27%) JIRA
5 7 (4.27%) Maven
5 7 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.66%) Subversion
7 5 (3.05%) WiX
7 5 (3.05%) Xcode
8 4 (2.44%) Selenium
9 3 (1.83%) JUnit
10 2 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.22%) GitLab
10 2 (1.22%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (1.22%) webpack
General
1 33 (20.12%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Retail Banking
3 10 (6.10%) Marketing
4 9 (5.49%) Banking
5 7 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.66%) Automotive
6 6 (3.66%) Electronics
6 6 (3.66%) Law
6 6 (3.66%) Retail
7 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (34.15%) Developer
2 28 (17.07%) Software Engineer
3 16 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 15 (9.15%) Java Engineer
5 14 (8.54%) C# Developer
6 13 (7.93%) Analyst
6 13 (7.93%) Graduate
6 13 (7.93%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.32%) Junior
7 12 (7.32%) Service Manager
8 11 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.71%) DevOps Manager
8 11 (6.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.10%) Junior Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Architect
11 7 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (23.78%) .NET
2 29 (17.68%) HTML
3 24 (14.63%) CSS
4 21 (12.80%) RESTful
5 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 20 (12.20%) Web Services
6 14 (8.54%) XML
7 12 (7.32%) Spring Boot
8 11 (6.71%) CSS3
8 11 (6.71%) HTML5
8 11 (6.71%) JSON
9 9 (5.49%) jQuery
9 9 (5.49%) REST
9 9 (5.49%) Spring
10 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.88%) WPF
11 7 (4.27%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.66%) .NET Framework
12 6 (3.66%) Node.js
13 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.93%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.88%) User Experience
5 6 (3.66%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (3.66%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.83%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.61%) CESG
8 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.29%) Windows
2 14 (8.54%) Linux
3 12 (7.32%) Unix
4 8 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.83%) Android
6 2 (1.22%) CentOS
6 2 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (48.17%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (35.37%) Problem-Solving
3 52 (31.71%) Software Engineering
4 43 (26.22%) Microservices
5 40 (24.39%) Scrum
6 35 (21.34%) Mathematics
6 35 (21.34%) OO
7 32 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (18.29%) DevOps
9 29 (17.68%) SOA
10 26 (15.85%) Physics
11 24 (14.63%) Mentoring
12 23 (14.02%) Open Source
13 18 (10.98%) ITIL
14 17 (10.37%) Project Management
15 16 (9.76%) MVC
16 15 (9.15%) TDD
17 14 (8.54%) Test Automation
18 13 (7.93%) Analytics
18 13 (7.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 58 (35.37%) Java
2 55 (33.54%) SQL
3 50 (30.49%) C#
4 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.59%) C++
6 18 (10.98%) Python
7 16 (9.76%) PHP
8 8 (4.88%) C
9 7 (4.27%) VBA
10 5 (3.05%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.05%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.05%) XAML
11 4 (2.44%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.83%) Perl
12 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.83%) Ruby
13 2 (1.22%) R
13 2 (1.22%) Scala
13 2 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 145 (88.41%) Degree
2 79 (48.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (14.63%) Master's Degree
4 6 (3.66%) CISSP
5 5 (3.05%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (2.44%) CCNA
6 4 (2.44%) CCNP
6 4 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.44%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.83%) ISEB
7 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.22%) HNC
8 2 (1.22%) HND
9 1 (0.61%) CEH
9 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.61%) GIAC
9 1 (0.61%) GPEN
9 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (10.98%) Docker
2 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.27%) Ansible
3 4 (2.44%) Puppet
4 3 (1.83%) Terraform
5 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.22%) Nagios
5 2 (1.22%) Oozie
5 2 (1.22%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.54%) Oracle
3 13 (7.93%) Google
4 12 (7.32%) Xamarin
5 8 (4.88%) Telerik
6 6 (3.66%) Symantec
7 5 (3.05%) Cloudera
7 5 (3.05%) MapR
7 5 (3.05%) Sage
8 4 (2.44%) Adobe
8 4 (2.44%) Cisco
8 4 (2.44%) F5
8 4 (2.44%) Meraki
8 4 (2.44%) Riverbed
8 4 (2.44%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.44%) VMware
9 3 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.83%) Splunk
10 2 (1.22%) Alteryx
10 2 (1.22%) Tableau