Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 67 75
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 446 537 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.87% 4.43% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.94% 14.83% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 405 509 417
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 3,199 3,620 3,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.77% 29.84% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,267 2,770 3,169
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 14 August 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 14 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
Hertfordshire +26 260 £52,500 +23.53% 23
Cambridgeshire -30 112 £41,000 +2.50% 40
Essex +18 47 £35,000 -22.22% 12
Suffolk -14 13 £27,500 -50.00% 2
Bedfordshire -34 12 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Norfolk +17 2 £22,500 -59.09% 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 444 (99.55%) Degree
2 396 (88.79%) Computer Science
3 164 (36.77%) Java
4 141 (31.61%) SQL
5 135 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (27.58%) Mathematics
7 107 (23.99%) JavaScript
8 102 (22.87%) C#
9 97 (21.75%) .NET
10 92 (20.63%) Software Engineering
11 91 (20.40%) Linux
12 90 (20.18%) Python
13 89 (19.96%) OO
14 88 (19.73%) SQL Server
15 81 (18.16%) Git (software)
16 75 (16.82%) HTML
17 66 (14.80%) CSS
18 65 (14.57%) Amazon AWS
19 63 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
20 62 (13.90%) C++
20 62 (13.90%) Oracle
21 57 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
21 57 (12.78%) SDLC
22 56 (12.56%) Test Automation
22 56 (12.56%) TDD
23 53 (11.88%) Windows
23 53 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
24 51 (11.43%) MVC
25 50 (11.21%) DevOps
26 49 (10.99%) User Experience

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 31 (6.95%) Tomcat
2 26 (5.83%) OpenStack
3 25 (5.61%) JBoss
4 18 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.81%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.59%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.69%) Oracle Service Bus
7 12 (2.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (2.47%) Apache
8 11 (2.47%) Drupal
9 10 (2.24%) GlassFish
10 9 (2.02%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.35%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.90%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.45%) CMS
13 2 (0.45%) Confluence
13 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 65 (14.57%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.26%) Office 365
4 5 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.67%) GitHub
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.45%) Google Play
7 1 (0.22%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.52%) Firewall
2 30 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 26 (5.83%) Network Security
4 22 (4.93%) DNS
5 13 (2.91%) DHCP
6 8 (1.79%) Internet
6 8 (1.79%) Wireless
7 7 (1.57%) BGP
7 7 (1.57%) MPLS
7 7 (1.57%) OSPF
7 7 (1.57%) WAN
8 6 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.12%) SNMP
9 5 (1.12%) VXLAN
10 3 (0.67%) 802.11
10 3 (0.67%) DVB
10 3 (0.67%) RTP
11 2 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.45%) Junos
11 2 (0.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (19.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.95%) MySQL
3 23 (5.16%) NoSQL
3 23 (5.16%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.69%) Data Mining
5 12 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.90%) Redis
8 3 (0.67%) Big Data
8 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.67%) DB2
8 3 (0.67%) OLAP
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.67%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 81 (18.16%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.07%) Subversion
3 28 (6.28%) Selenium
4 26 (5.83%) JIRA
4 26 (5.83%) LabVIEW
5 18 (4.04%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.59%) MSTest
6 16 (3.59%) NUnit
7 14 (3.14%) JUnit
8 13 (2.91%) Gradle
8 13 (2.91%) Redmine
9 12 (2.69%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 11 (2.47%) Jasmine
10 11 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (2.24%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.24%) Maven
12 7 (1.57%) Ant
13 6 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (6.05%) Finance
2 20 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.14%) Advertising
3 14 (3.14%) Automotive
4 13 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.91%) Retail
5 12 (2.69%) Electronics
6 9 (2.02%) Games
7 7 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.35%) Legal
9 5 (1.12%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 221 (49.55%) Developer
2 83 (18.61%) Graduate
3 80 (17.94%) Software Developer
4 72 (16.14%) Java Developer
5 58 (13.00%) Graduate Developer
6 55 (12.33%) Analyst
7 52 (11.66%) C# Developer
8 50 (11.21%) Software Engineer
9 48 (10.76%) .NET Developer
10 46 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (7.85%) C# Software Developer
11 35 (7.85%) Senior Developer
11 35 (7.85%) Team Leader
12 30 (6.73%) .NET Software Developer
13 28 (6.28%) Full Stack Developer
14 25 (5.61%) Lead Developer
14 25 (5.61%) Lead Java Developer
15 22 (4.93%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 22 (4.93%) Junior
16 20 (4.48%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (21.75%) .NET
2 75 (16.82%) HTML
3 66 (14.80%) CSS
4 40 (8.97%) Web Services
5 37 (8.30%) Velocity
6 36 (8.07%) AngularJS
7 35 (7.85%) Spring
8 33 (7.40%) jQuery
9 30 (6.73%) ASP.NET
9 30 (6.73%) HTML5
10 26 (5.83%) Hibernate
10 26 (5.83%) Java EE
11 21 (4.71%) SOAP
12 20 (4.48%) Node.js
12 20 (4.48%) XML
13 17 (3.81%) JSON
14 16 (3.59%) CSS3
15 15 (3.36%) Middleware
15 15 (3.36%) REST
15 15 (3.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 396 (88.79%) Computer Science
2 53 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (10.99%) Mobile App
3 49 (10.99%) User Experience
4 30 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (5.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 24 (5.38%) Robotics
7 20 (4.48%) Algorithms
8 17 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (3.59%) Management Information System
10 15 (3.36%) Private Cloud
11 14 (3.14%) Data Structures
12 12 (2.69%) Acoustics
13 9 (2.02%) Client/Server
13 9 (2.02%) Video\Live Streaming
14 8 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (1.35%) Fat Client
15 6 (1.35%) Fintech
15 6 (1.35%) Thin Client
16 5 (1.12%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 91 (20.40%) Linux
2 53 (11.88%) Windows
3 29 (6.50%) Unix
4 17 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.47%) Android
6 10 (2.24%) AIX
7 9 (2.02%) CoreOS
8 6 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.12%) Debian
10 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.45%) CentOS
12 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.22%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (27.58%) Mathematics
3 92 (20.63%) Software Engineering
4 89 (19.96%) OO
5 63 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (12.78%) SDLC
7 56 (12.56%) TDD
7 56 (12.56%) Test Automation
8 51 (11.43%) MVC
9 50 (11.21%) DevOps
10 48 (10.76%) Information Security
11 46 (10.31%) SIEM
12 45 (10.09%) Web Development
13 41 (9.19%) Physics
14 40 (8.97%) ITIL
15 39 (8.74%) BDD
16 37 (8.30%) Cybersecurity
17 36 (8.07%) CRM
18 32 (7.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 164 (36.77%) Java
2 141 (31.61%) SQL
3 107 (23.99%) JavaScript
4 102 (22.87%) C#
5 90 (20.18%) Python
6 62 (13.90%) C++
7 39 (8.74%) PHP
8 34 (7.62%) C
9 14 (3.14%) Java 8
9 14 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 13 (2.91%) Ruby
11 10 (2.24%) MATLAB
11 10 (2.24%) Perl
12 9 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.79%) VB
14 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.35%) R
15 4 (0.90%) Julia
15 4 (0.90%) Scala
15 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 444 (99.55%) Degree
2 33 (7.40%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (4.04%) PhD
4 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.47%) CISSP
6 10 (2.24%) CEH
6 10 (2.24%) GSEC
6 10 (2.24%) SSCP
7 8 (1.79%) CCNP
7 8 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.57%) CCIE
8 7 (1.57%) MCSE
9 6 (1.35%) ISEB
9 6 (1.35%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.12%) JNCIE
10 5 (1.12%) JNCIP
10 5 (1.12%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.05%) GDPR
3 25 (5.61%) PCI DSS
4 16 (3.59%) QA
5 3 (0.67%) GCP
5 3 (0.67%) PMO
6 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.45%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.45%) GxP
6 2 (0.45%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.22%) MISRA
System Software
1 24 (5.38%) Docker
2 20 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.04%) Firmware
4 15 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 15 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.14%) Ceph
6 6 (1.35%) XenApp
7 5 (1.12%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 20 (4.48%) Puppet
2 17 (3.81%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.24%) Ansible
4 3 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.45%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.22%) Grafana
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 62 (13.90%) Oracle
2 40 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.93%) VMware
4 15 (3.36%) WorldPay
5 13 (2.91%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.47%) Splunk
7 10 (2.24%) ArcSight
7 10 (2.24%) LogRhythm
7 10 (2.24%) NetApp
8 9 (2.02%) Google
8 9 (2.02%) IBM
8 9 (2.02%) Juniper
9 8 (1.79%) Citrix
10 7 (1.57%) Cisco
10 7 (1.57%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.90%) Capita
13 4 (0.90%) Cognos
14 3 (0.67%) Zend