Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 76 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 -23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 197 63 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.79% 3.19% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.98% 11.89% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 144
10th Percentile £32,625 £25,875 £26,450
25th Percentile £45,625 £41,875 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,250 £73,750 £65,220
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 1,409 530 2,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.13% 26.79% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 547 391 1,498
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £73,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 101 £53,750 -17.31% 22
Hertfordshire -8 66 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Suffolk 0 20 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Essex -9 6 £35,000 -10.26% 9
Bedfordshire -21 2 £57,500 - 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Degree
2 189 (95.94%) Computer Science
3 59 (29.95%) SQL
4 55 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (25.89%) AWS
5 51 (25.89%) C#
6 47 (23.86%) Mathematics
7 45 (22.84%) Linux
8 44 (22.34%) Full Stack Development
9 43 (21.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 42 (21.32%) TDD
10 42 (21.32%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (20.81%) SOLID
12 39 (19.80%) Statistics
13 38 (19.29%) Biostatistics
13 38 (19.29%) Data Management
14 37 (18.78%) Windows
14 37 (18.78%) Python
15 36 (18.27%) SAS
16 34 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
17 33 (16.75%) C
18 31 (15.74%) Azure
19 30 (15.23%) Git (software)
20 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
20 29 (14.72%) Scrum
21 28 (14.21%) Jenkins
21 28 (14.21%) Master's Degree
22 27 (13.71%) .NET
22 27 (13.71%) C++
23 26 (13.20%) Instagram

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 36 (18.27%) SAS
2 20 (10.15%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.52%) Apache
3 3 (1.52%) Jupyter
4 2 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Jetty
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (8.63%) Simulink
2 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 51 (25.89%) AWS
2 31 (15.74%) Azure
3 22 (11.17%) Serverless
4 13 (6.60%) PaaS
4 13 (6.60%) SaaS
5 12 (6.09%) IaaS
6 4 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon SageMaker
7 3 (1.52%) Azure Service Bus
7 3 (1.52%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (1.52%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.52%) Snowflake
8 2 (1.02%) Azure Functions
8 2 (1.02%) npm
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.51%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.60%) DNS
2 12 (6.09%) HTTP
3 3 (1.52%) SD-WAN
3 3 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.51%) DHCP
4 1 (0.51%) SMS
4 1 (0.51%) VLAN
4 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.61%) Hadoop
2 10 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.05%) Metadata
5 4 (2.03%) Big Data
6 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.52%) Electronic Patient Records
6 3 (1.52%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.02%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.02%) Flink
7 2 (1.02%) Looker
7 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.02%) MS Access
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.51%) MySQL
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (15.23%) Git (software)
2 28 (14.21%) Jenkins
3 17 (8.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 17 (8.63%) Rational Team Concert
4 7 (3.55%) JIRA
5 2 (1.02%) GitLab
5 2 (1.02%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.02%) NUnit
5 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.02%) webpack
6 1 (0.51%) JUnit
6 1 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (21.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 24 (12.18%) Social Skills
3 17 (8.63%) Electronics
4 11 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.08%) Finance
6 9 (4.57%) Games
6 9 (4.57%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.06%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (3.05%) French Language
8 6 (3.05%) German Language
8 6 (3.05%) Spanish Language
9 4 (2.03%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.51%) Legal
10 1 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (34.52%) Developer
2 38 (19.29%) Programmer
3 37 (18.78%) Analyst
3 37 (18.78%) Software Developer
4 31 (15.74%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (8.63%) Design Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Development Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Embedded Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Software Design Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Software Development Engineer
6 16 (8.12%) Architect
7 15 (7.61%) Android Developer
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Programmer
9 12 (6.09%) Principal Architect
9 12 (6.09%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.08%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (4.57%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.71%) .NET
2 24 (12.18%) Velocity
3 9 (4.57%) CSS
4 8 (4.06%) HTML
5 7 (3.55%) REST
6 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.05%) Kafka
7 5 (2.54%) jQuery
7 5 (2.54%) JSON
8 4 (2.03%) Ajax
8 4 (2.03%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (2.03%) Node.js
8 4 (2.03%) Protocol Buffers
9 3 (1.52%) .NET Core
9 3 (1.52%) NLTK
9 3 (1.52%) Pandas
9 3 (1.52%) Shiny
9 3 (1.52%) TensorFlow
9 3 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.64%) Algorithms
2 17 (8.63%) Life Science
2 17 (8.63%) Management Information System
3 16 (8.12%) Mobile App
4 15 (7.61%) Cloud Native
5 12 (6.09%) Public Cloud
6 9 (4.57%) Social Media
7 6 (3.05%) Animation
7 6 (3.05%) BBC
7 6 (3.05%) STB
8 3 (1.52%) User Experience
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.51%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.51%) CCTV
10 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.51%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.84%) Linux
2 37 (18.78%) Windows
3 16 (8.12%) Unix
4 15 (7.61%) Android
5 6 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.05%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (95.94%) Computer Science
2 55 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (23.86%) Mathematics
4 44 (22.34%) Full Stack Development
5 42 (21.32%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (21.32%) TDD
6 41 (20.81%) SOLID
7 39 (19.80%) Statistics
8 38 (19.29%) Biostatistics
8 38 (19.29%) Data Management
9 34 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (14.72%) Scrum
10 29 (14.72%) Software Engineering
11 26 (13.20%) Product Roadmap
12 25 (12.69%) Mentoring
13 24 (12.18%) B2C
13 24 (12.18%) E-Commerce
13 24 (12.18%) OO
13 24 (12.18%) Project Management
14 23 (11.68%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 59 (29.95%) SQL
2 51 (25.89%) C#
3 37 (18.78%) Python
4 33 (16.75%) C
5 27 (13.71%) C++
6 22 (11.17%) Java
7 17 (8.63%) Ada
7 17 (8.63%) MATLAB
8 15 (7.61%) Kotlin
8 15 (7.61%) R
9 9 (4.57%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.03%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.52%) PHP
12 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.02%) Java 11
12 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) Java 8
13 1 (0.51%) Perl
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 197 (100.00%) Degree
2 28 (14.21%) Master's Degree
3 16 (8.12%) PhD
4 2 (1.02%) HND
4 2 (1.02%) ISEB
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) HNC
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.63%) Def Stans
1 17 (8.63%) MISRA
2 15 (7.61%) GxP
3 6 (3.05%) SLA
4 4 (2.03%) Accessibility
4 4 (2.03%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.02%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.51%) GDPR
6 1 (0.51%) GLP
6 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.63%) Firmware
2 9 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.57%) Docker
3 6 (3.05%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 21 (10.66%) Kubernetes
2 12 (6.09%) Terraform
3 8 (4.06%) Ansible
4 6 (3.05%) Kubeflow
4 6 (3.05%) SCCM
5 2 (1.02%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (13.20%) Instagram
2 17 (8.63%) IBM
3 15 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.57%) Dataiku
4 9 (4.57%) Facebook
5 6 (3.05%) Apple
5 6 (3.05%) SAP
6 4 (2.03%) Google
7 2 (1.02%) IFS
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle
8 1 (0.51%) Databricks
8 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards