Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 68 63
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 345 486 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.51% 4.01% 4.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.31% 13.05% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 330 407 515
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,802 3,724 3,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.51% 30.71% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,923 2,939 2,882
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,675
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the East of England

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the East of England.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in the East of England

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the East of England

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Hertfordshire 0 140 £52,500 +16.67% 17
Cambridgeshire -19 117 £48,750 +8.33% 37
Essex +44 68 £26,250 -41.67% 10
Bedfordshire -5 15 £30,000 -14.29% 2
Suffolk -17 3 £33,000 -35.29% 7
Norfolk +14 2 £30,000 - 2
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 of England region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 345 (100.00%) Degree
2 315 (91.30%) Computer Science
3 150 (43.48%) Java
4 147 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (33.33%) SQL
6 89 (25.80%) C#
6 89 (25.80%) Python
6 89 (25.80%) Mathematics
7 85 (24.64%) TDD
8 79 (22.90%) Software Engineering
8 79 (22.90%) JavaScript
9 78 (22.61%) .NET
10 74 (21.45%) OO
11 67 (19.42%) SQL Server
12 61 (17.68%) Git (software)
12 61 (17.68%) DevOps
13 58 (16.81%) HTML
14 54 (15.65%) Linux
15 52 (15.07%) AngularJS
16 51 (14.78%) BDD
16 51 (14.78%) SDLC
17 49 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
18 47 (13.62%) C++
19 45 (13.04%) Test Automation
20 43 (12.46%) Physics
20 43 (12.46%) Web Development
20 43 (12.46%) Visual Studio
21 40 (11.59%) CSS
22 38 (11.01%) Spring
22 38 (11.01%) Amazon AWS

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 13 (3.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (3.48%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.61%) GlassFish
5 7 (2.03%) Apache
6 5 (1.45%) Drupal
7 3 (0.87%) JBoss
8 2 (0.58%) Confluence
8 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.29%) CMS
9 1 (0.29%) IIS
9 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.29%) InVision
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.29%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.03%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.45%) Office 365
6 4 (1.16%) GitHub
7 3 (0.87%) Google Play
8 2 (0.58%) IaaS
8 2 (0.58%) npm
8 2 (0.58%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.58%) PaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.06%) Internet
3 12 (3.48%) Firewall
3 12 (3.48%) Network Security
4 10 (2.90%) DNS
5 5 (1.45%) HTTP
6 4 (1.16%) DHCP
6 4 (1.16%) WAN
7 2 (0.58%) BGP
7 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.58%) LAN
7 2 (0.58%) MPLS
7 2 (0.58%) OSPF
7 2 (0.58%) SNMP
7 2 (0.58%) VXLAN
7 2 (0.58%) Wireless
8 1 (0.29%) SMTP
8 1 (0.29%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.38%) MySQL
3 14 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.19%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.32%) Redis
7 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.87%) Big Data
8 3 (0.87%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.58%) QlikView
10 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
10 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 61 (17.68%) Git (software)
2 43 (12.46%) Visual Studio
3 24 (6.96%) Subversion
4 22 (6.38%) JIRA
5 17 (4.93%) LabVIEW
6 16 (4.64%) MSTest
6 16 (4.64%) NUnit
6 16 (4.64%) SpecFlow
6 16 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (4.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 16 (4.64%) WatiN
7 14 (4.06%) Selenium
8 13 (3.77%) Redmine
9 12 (3.48%) JUnit
10 7 (2.03%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.74%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.74%) TestNG
12 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.16%) Maven
13 3 (0.87%) Android Studio
General
1 28 (8.12%) Finance
2 16 (4.64%) Games
3 9 (2.61%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 6 (1.74%) Automotive
5 5 (1.45%) Electronics
6 4 (1.16%) Law
7 3 (0.87%) Marketing
7 3 (0.87%) Retail
8 2 (0.58%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 188 (54.49%) Developer
2 73 (21.16%) Java Developer
3 67 (19.42%) Graduate
4 60 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 48 (13.91%) Graduate Developer
6 41 (11.88%) Software Engineer
7 39 (11.30%) C# Developer
8 36 (10.43%) .NET Developer
9 34 (9.86%) Analyst
10 30 (8.70%) Senior Developer
11 28 (8.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (7.54%) Tester
13 25 (7.25%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
14 23 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (6.09%) Automation Tester
15 21 (6.09%) Lead Developer
16 19 (5.51%) Lead Java Developer
17 17 (4.93%) Graduate Java Developer
17 17 (4.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (22.61%) .NET
2 58 (16.81%) HTML
3 52 (15.07%) AngularJS
4 40 (11.59%) CSS
5 38 (11.01%) Spring
6 34 (9.86%) Velocity
7 28 (8.12%) Node.js
8 22 (6.38%) ASP.NET
9 20 (5.80%) Hibernate
9 20 (5.80%) jQuery
10 19 (5.51%) RESTful
11 18 (5.22%) Web Services
12 16 (4.64%) Gherkin
13 15 (4.35%) React
13 15 (4.35%) Vue.js
14 12 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (3.19%) JSON
15 11 (3.19%) REST
16 9 (2.61%) HTML5
16 9 (2.61%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.14%) User Experience
2 31 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 23 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (5.22%) Algorithms
5 16 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.48%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (2.32%) Internet of Things
8 8 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.03%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (2.03%) LIMS
10 6 (1.74%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.74%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (1.45%) Replication
12 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.16%) Life Science
12 4 (1.16%) Music Streaming
13 3 (0.87%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.65%) Linux
2 29 (8.41%) Windows
3 20 (5.80%) Unix
4 13 (3.77%) Android
5 12 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.90%) AIX
7 9 (2.61%) CoreOS
7 9 (2.61%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.16%) Debian
8 4 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.58%) CentOS
9 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (91.30%) Computer Science
2 147 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (25.80%) Mathematics
4 85 (24.64%) TDD
5 79 (22.90%) Software Engineering
6 74 (21.45%) OO
7 61 (17.68%) DevOps
8 51 (14.78%) BDD
8 51 (14.78%) SDLC
9 49 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
10 45 (13.04%) Test Automation
11 43 (12.46%) Physics
11 43 (12.46%) Web Development
12 34 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (9.86%) CRM
13 27 (7.83%) Continuous Delivery
14 26 (7.54%) MVC
14 26 (7.54%) Unit Testing
15 24 (6.96%) Test Scripting
16 23 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 150 (43.48%) Java
2 115 (33.33%) SQL
3 89 (25.80%) C#
3 89 (25.80%) Python
4 79 (22.90%) JavaScript
5 47 (13.62%) C++
6 31 (8.99%) PHP
7 22 (6.38%) C
8 17 (4.93%) VB
9 12 (3.48%) Java 8
10 11 (3.19%) Ruby
11 8 (2.32%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.32%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.45%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.16%) Perl
13 4 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.87%) Delphi
14 3 (0.87%) ES7
14 3 (0.87%) ES8
Qualifications
1 345 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 18 (5.22%) Numerate Degree
4 16 (4.64%) ISEB
5 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.74%) CCNP
6 6 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.16%) CCNA
7 4 (1.16%) PhD
8 3 (0.87%) CCSA
8 3 (0.87%) CCSE
8 3 (0.87%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.58%) CCIE
9 2 (0.58%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.58%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.58%) MCP
9 2 (0.58%) MCSE
10 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.06%) QA
2 11 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.61%) GDPR
3 9 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 31 (8.99%) Docker
2 16 (4.64%) Ceph
2 16 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.45%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.29%) iptables
7 1 (0.29%) NFS
7 1 (0.29%) Postfix
7 1 (0.29%) Samba
7 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (6.96%) Kubernetes
2 15 (4.35%) Puppet
3 12 (3.48%) Ansible
4 8 (2.32%) Consul
4 8 (2.32%) Graphite
5 3 (0.87%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.87%) WMI
6 2 (0.58%) Grafana
6 2 (0.58%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.58%) Terraform
7 1 (0.29%) SCOM
7 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.41%) Oracle
3 20 (5.80%) Google
4 17 (4.93%) VMware
5 11 (3.19%) NetApp
6 8 (2.32%) Cisco
7 7 (2.03%) Juniper
8 6 (1.74%) Cognizant
9 5 (1.45%) F5
9 5 (1.45%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.16%) IBM
11 3 (0.87%) Blue Coat
11 3 (0.87%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.87%) HP
11 3 (0.87%) SAP
11 3 (0.87%) Tableau
12 2 (0.58%) Aruba
12 2 (0.58%) Citrix
12 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.29%) Cognos