Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 95 72
Rank change year-on-year +22 -23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 56 213 419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.98% 3.02% 3.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 10.54% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48 151 421
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,875 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,220 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +11.11%

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 504 2,021 3,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.82% 28.66% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 363 1,441 2,202
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £30,600 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +9 28 £70,000 +27.27% 6
Hertfordshire +45 17 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Essex +8 8 £32,000 +45.45% 1
Suffolk +26 2 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Bedfordshire +54 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 56 (100.00%) Degree
2 54 (96.43%) Computer Science
3 38 (67.86%) Python
4 29 (51.79%) C++
5 26 (46.43%) SQL
5 26 (46.43%) AWS
6 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
6 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (37.50%) Azure
7 21 (37.50%) NoSQL
8 18 (32.14%) DevOps
9 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
9 17 (30.36%) Linux
9 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
9 17 (30.36%) Mathematics
10 15 (26.79%) Java
11 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (25.00%) OO
11 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (23.21%) Analytics
13 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
13 12 (21.43%) Docker
13 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
13 12 (21.43%) Data Science
13 12 (21.43%) Scrum
14 11 (19.64%) C#
14 11 (19.64%) Statistics
14 11 (19.64%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (19.64%) Node.js
14 11 (19.64%) Root Cause Analysis

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 10 (17.86%) Apache Airflow
1 10 (17.86%) Apache Spark
1 10 (17.86%) Luigi
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) AWS
2 21 (37.50%) Azure
3 10 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (17.86%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (17.86%) Logic Apps
4 7 (12.50%) Slack
5 5 (8.93%) Power Platform
6 3 (5.36%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (5.36%) GCP
7 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.57%) SaaS
7 2 (3.57%) Serverless
8 1 (1.79%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (1.79%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.79%) IaaS
8 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) MQTT
1 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 10 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (17.86%) Amazon Redshift
4 10 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (17.86%) Azkaban
4 10 (17.86%) Big Data
4 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
4 10 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.71%) MySQL
6 5 (8.93%) Power BI
7 2 (3.57%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.79%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.29%) JIRA
3 7 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 7 (12.50%) CMake
4 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) GitLab
5 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.29%) Law
3 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.93%) Games
4 3 (5.36%) Local Government
4 3 (5.36%) Police
4 3 (5.36%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
6 1 (1.79%) Catalan Language
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Business Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Power BI Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) Node.js
2 10 (17.86%) Kafka
2 10 (17.86%) Spark Streaming
3 9 (16.07%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 8 (14.29%) CSS
4 8 (14.29%) React
5 7 (12.50%) JSON
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.14%) Django
8 4 (7.14%) HTML
8 4 (7.14%) jQuery
8 4 (7.14%) REST
8 4 (7.14%) RESTful
8 4 (7.14%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Core
9 3 (5.36%) Spring
9 3 (5.36%) Spring Boot
9 3 (5.36%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 10 (17.86%) Data Structures
1 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.50%) Wiki
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.79%) Acoustics
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Animation
5 1 (1.79%) Life Science
5 1 (1.79%) Photography
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (96.43%) Computer Science
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 18 (32.14%) DevOps
4 17 (30.36%) Mathematics
5 14 (25.00%) OO
6 13 (23.21%) Analytics
7 12 (21.43%) Data Science
7 12 (21.43%) Scrum
7 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
8 11 (19.64%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (19.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (19.64%) Statistics
9 10 (17.86%) Customer Acquisition
9 10 (17.86%) Data Integration
9 10 (17.86%) Data Transformation
9 10 (17.86%) Informatics
9 10 (17.86%) Workflow
9 10 (17.86%) Workflow Management
9 10 (17.86%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) Python
2 29 (51.79%) C++
3 26 (46.43%) SQL
4 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 15 (26.79%) Java
6 11 (19.64%) C#
7 10 (17.86%) Scala
8 7 (12.50%) TypeScript
9 6 (10.71%) PHP
10 2 (3.57%) Rust
11 1 (1.79%) GLSL
11 1 (1.79%) HLSL
11 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) PhD
3 1 (1.79%) CISA
3 1 (1.79%) CISM
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.79%) Minitab
3 1 (1.79%) PTC
3 1 (1.79%) Tableau
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Xamarin