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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 46 58
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 146 176 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.48% 5.32% 4.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.14% 14.84% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 220 218 177
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £21,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,861
% change year-on-year - +5.65%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1111 1186 1440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 41.72% 35.82% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1489 1830
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +15 74 £32,500 -2.98% 7
Derbyshire +20 31 £42,500 +10.38%
Nottinghamshire -40 26 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Leicestershire +9 18 £30,000 -4.00% 2
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 242 (91.32%) Degree
2 131 (49.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 124 (46.79%) SQL
4 116 (43.77%) C#
5 92 (34.72%) Java
6 88 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (32.45%) Mathematics
8 84 (31.70%) C++
9 67 (25.28%) Software Engineering
10 66 (24.91%) HTML
11 63 (23.77%) Windows
11 63 (23.77%) Linux
12 62 (23.40%) Physics
13 61 (23.02%) OO
14 60 (22.64%) JavaScript
15 57 (21.51%) Python
16 55 (20.75%) CSS
17 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
18 48 (18.11%) C
19 46 (17.36%) .NET
20 45 (16.98%) Scrum
21 44 (16.60%) Microsoft
22 42 (15.85%) Algorithms
23 40 (15.09%) Big Data
23 40 (15.09%) Finance
24 36 (13.58%) PhD
24 36 (13.58%) MATLAB
25 34 (12.83%) Web Services
25 34 (12.83%) Oracle
25 34 (12.83%) Analytical Skills

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 30 (11.32%) Apache Spark
2 20 (7.55%) Apache
3 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.13%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) Liferay
6 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (6.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.64%) Maple
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) Simulink
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.42%) GitHub
3 16 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.66%) SaaS
5 7 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.51%) Google Play
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.02%) HTTP
2 6 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.51%) Firewall
4 3 (1.13%) LAN
4 3 (1.13%) Network Security
4 3 (1.13%) WAN
5 2 (0.75%) IPv6
5 2 (0.75%) OSPF
5 2 (0.75%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) ISDN
6 1 (0.38%) MPLS
6 1 (0.38%) PBX
6 1 (0.38%) RS-232
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.09%) Big Data
3 13 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.64%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.26%) DB2
8 6 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.26%) MySQL
8 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.89%) QlikView
10 4 (1.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 4 (1.51%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (12.83%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.17%) JUnit
3 13 (4.91%) NUnit
4 12 (4.53%) Cucumber
4 12 (4.53%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.15%) FitNesse
5 11 (4.15%) JMeter
5 11 (4.15%) Ranorex
5 11 (4.15%) Selenium
5 11 (4.15%) SoapUI
5 11 (4.15%) TestNG
5 11 (4.15%) Visual Studio
5 11 (4.15%) WebDriver
6 9 (3.40%) Subversion
7 7 (2.64%) LabVIEW
8 6 (2.26%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.51%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.13%) gulp
10 3 (1.13%) Maven
10 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (15.09%) Finance
2 16 (6.04%) Banking
3 15 (5.66%) Electronics
4 13 (4.91%) Games
5 12 (4.53%) Retail
6 10 (3.77%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.26%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (43.77%) Developer
2 39 (14.72%) Graduate
3 36 (13.58%) Software Developer
4 34 (12.83%) Analyst
5 30 (11.32%) Software Engineer
6 26 (9.81%) Junior
7 25 (9.43%) Java Developer
8 24 (9.06%) Graduate Developer
9 21 (7.92%) C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (7.55%) Data Scientist
11 18 (6.79%) C# Developer
12 17 (6.42%) .NET Developer
12 17 (6.42%) Junior Developer
13 13 (4.91%) C Software Engineer
13 13 (4.91%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 11 (4.15%) Computer Engineer
14 11 (4.15%) Computer Vision Engineer
14 11 (4.15%) DBA
14 11 (4.15%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.15%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (24.91%) HTML
2 55 (20.75%) CSS
3 46 (17.36%) .NET
4 34 (12.83%) Web Services
5 33 (12.45%) HTML5
6 28 (10.57%) CSS3
7 21 (7.92%) AngularJS
7 21 (7.92%) ASP.NET
8 19 (7.17%) .NET Framework
9 17 (6.42%) XML
10 14 (5.28%) Ember.js
11 12 (4.53%) Backbone.js
11 12 (4.53%) jQuery
11 12 (4.53%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (4.15%) RESTful
12 11 (4.15%) Spring
13 10 (3.77%) J2EE
14 9 (3.40%) JSP
15 8 (3.02%) Entity Framework
15 8 (3.02%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.85%) Algorithms
2 34 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.53%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.26%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.89%) CESG
7 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.51%) Clustering
8 4 (1.51%) Life Science
8 4 (1.51%) User Experience
9 3 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.13%) EPoS
9 3 (1.13%) Replication
10 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.77%) Linux
1 63 (23.77%) Windows
2 12 (4.53%) Mac OS X
3 6 (2.26%) Android
4 5 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.13%) Unix
6 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (32.45%) Mathematics
3 67 (25.28%) Software Engineering
4 62 (23.40%) Physics
5 61 (23.02%) OO
6 45 (16.98%) Scrum
7 31 (11.70%) Machine Learning
8 29 (10.94%) Analytics
9 28 (10.57%) Computer Vision
10 27 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (8.68%) Image Processing
11 23 (8.68%) OOP
12 22 (8.30%) SDLC
12 22 (8.30%) Test Automation
13 21 (7.92%) Predictive Analytics
14 20 (7.55%) Data Visualisation
14 20 (7.55%) TDD
14 20 (7.55%) Visualisation
15 18 (6.79%) Open Source
16 17 (6.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (46.79%) SQL
2 116 (43.77%) C#
3 92 (34.72%) Java
4 84 (31.70%) C++
5 60 (22.64%) JavaScript
6 57 (21.51%) Python
7 48 (18.11%) C
8 36 (13.58%) MATLAB
9 28 (10.57%) R
10 16 (6.04%) Ruby
10 16 (6.04%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.40%) Embedded C
11 9 (3.40%) Scala
12 8 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.89%) Groovy
14 5 (1.89%) PHP
14 5 (1.89%) VBA
15 4 (1.51%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 242 (91.32%) Degree
2 131 (49.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (13.58%) PhD
4 26 (9.81%) Numerate Degree
5 22 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (7.17%) MCITP
7 18 (6.79%) Master's Degree
8 7 (2.64%) Sun Certification
9 5 (1.89%) CISA
9 5 (1.89%) CISM
9 5 (1.89%) CISSP
10 4 (1.51%) HNC
10 4 (1.51%) HND
11 2 (0.75%) CCNA
11 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.38%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) JTAG
3 2 (0.75%) MISRA
4 1 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) GxP
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.53%) Firmware
2 7 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.64%) Docker
3 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (1.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.83%) Oracle
3 11 (4.15%) SAP
4 7 (2.64%) Sun
5 6 (2.26%) Tableau
6 4 (1.51%) Apple
6 4 (1.51%) Attivio
6 4 (1.51%) Google
6 4 (1.51%) Progress
6 4 (1.51%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.13%) Cisco
8 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.75%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.75%) HP
8 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.75%) VMware
8 2 (0.75%) Zend
9 1 (0.38%) Avaya
9 1 (0.38%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.38%) WSO2
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Alfen
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £64000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
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