Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 80 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 205 328 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.39% 3.52% 3.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.53% 12.18% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 151 288 385
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,070 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.94% -5.12% +18.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,875 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 1,515 2,693 3,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.06% 28.87% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,862 2,918
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £26,375 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +8 94 £53,000 +8.72% 31
Hertfordshire -5 49 £52,500 - 20
Essex -23 31 £23,000 -48.89% 6
Suffolk +22 18 £32,500 -2.99% 2
Bedfordshire +5 10 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Norfolk -6 3 £32,000 +6.67% 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Degree
2 186 (90.73%) Computer Science
3 98 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (40.49%) SQL
5 81 (39.51%) C#
6 71 (34.63%) .NET
7 57 (27.80%) Software Engineering
8 56 (27.32%) Linux
9 55 (26.83%) Java
10 53 (25.85%) Scrum
11 50 (24.39%) C++
12 48 (23.41%) AWS
13 41 (20.00%) C
14 40 (19.51%) Azure
15 39 (19.02%) Python
16 38 (18.54%) PHP
17 37 (18.05%) Windows
18 34 (16.59%) SQL Server
19 33 (16.10%) JavaScript
19 33 (16.10%) TDD
19 33 (16.10%) User Experience
20 31 (15.12%) Finance
21 30 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
21 30 (14.63%) Relational Database
21 30 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
22 28 (13.66%) Git (software)
22 28 (13.66%) Visual Studio
23 27 (13.17%) SOLID
24 26 (12.68%) Test Automation
25 25 (12.20%) Mathematics

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 8 (3.90%) Confluence
2 4 (1.95%) Apache
2 4 (1.95%) nginx
2 4 (1.95%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) IIS
5 1 (0.49%) JBoss
5 1 (0.49%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Magento
2 2 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.49%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 48 (23.41%) AWS
2 40 (19.51%) Azure
3 11 (5.37%) SaaS
4 9 (4.39%) Power Platform
5 7 (3.41%) GCP
6 6 (2.93%) Office 365
7 5 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.95%) GitHub
9 2 (0.98%) Dialogflow
9 2 (0.98%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.98%) Serverless
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.49%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.49%) IaaS
10 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.83%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.34%) VPN
3 11 (5.37%) Firewall
3 11 (5.37%) Internet
4 8 (3.90%) BGP
4 8 (3.90%) SNMP
5 7 (3.41%) DWDM
5 7 (3.41%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.95%) Wireless
7 3 (1.46%) LAN
7 3 (1.46%) WAN
8 1 (0.49%) 802.11
8 1 (0.49%) DNS
8 1 (0.49%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.49%) MPLS
8 1 (0.49%) OSPF
8 1 (0.49%) RIP
8 1 (0.49%) TACACS
8 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.24%) MySQL
4 15 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.39%) Power BI
5 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.95%) Big Data
8 4 (1.95%) BigQuery
9 3 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.49%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.49%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (13.66%) Git (software)
1 28 (13.66%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.29%) JIRA
3 8 (3.90%) Selenium
4 6 (2.93%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.46%) Android Studio
7 2 (0.98%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.49%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.49%) Gradle
8 1 (0.49%) Hudson
8 1 (0.49%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) QUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Sahi
8 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 31 (15.12%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Automotive
2 19 (9.27%) Electronics
3 17 (8.29%) Military
4 11 (5.37%) Law
5 9 (4.39%) Legal
6 7 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.41%) Retail
7 4 (1.95%) Games
8 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.49%) Banking
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Local Government
10 1 (0.49%) Marketing
10 1 (0.49%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (46.83%) Developer
2 34 (16.59%) Software Developer
2 34 (16.59%) Software Engineer
3 29 (14.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 22 (10.73%) C# Developer
5 18 (8.78%) Graduate
6 16 (7.80%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (7.32%) Java Engineer
7 15 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (6.34%) JavaScript Engineer
8 13 (6.34%) Junior
8 13 (6.34%) Junior Developer
8 13 (6.34%) PHP Developer
8 13 (6.34%) PHP Software Engineer
8 13 (6.34%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.85%) Analyst
10 11 (5.37%) SQL Developer
11 9 (4.39%) DBA
11 9 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.90%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (34.63%) .NET
2 21 (10.24%) Velocity
3 17 (8.29%) CSS
3 17 (8.29%) HTML
3 17 (8.29%) LAMP
3 17 (8.29%) React
4 16 (7.80%) ASP.NET
5 15 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 13 (6.34%) Java EE
7 11 (5.37%) REST
8 10 (4.88%) HTML5
9 9 (4.39%) RESTful
9 9 (4.39%) WCF
9 9 (4.39%) WPF
10 8 (3.90%) CSS3
10 8 (3.90%) J2EE
10 8 (3.90%) OpenGL
11 6 (2.93%) LDAP
11 6 (2.93%) SOAP
11 6 (2.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.10%) User Experience
2 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.29%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.34%) Driving Licence
4 13 (6.34%) Replication
5 8 (3.90%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.93%) Wiki
7 5 (2.44%) e-Learning
7 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.44%) Photography
7 5 (2.44%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (1.95%) Animation
9 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.46%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.98%) Blog
10 2 (0.98%) Robotics
10 2 (0.98%) SIMD
11 1 (0.49%) Digital Wallet
Operating Systems
1 56 (27.32%) Linux
2 37 (18.05%) Windows
3 11 (5.37%) Android
3 11 (5.37%) Unix
4 6 (2.93%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.46%) AIX
7 2 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) Debian
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (90.73%) Computer Science
2 98 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (27.80%) Software Engineering
4 53 (25.85%) Scrum
5 33 (16.10%) TDD
6 30 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 30 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (13.17%) SOLID
8 26 (12.68%) Test Automation
9 25 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 25 (12.20%) Mathematics
10 24 (11.71%) BDD
10 24 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (11.22%) Project Management
12 22 (10.73%) OO
13 21 (10.24%) B2C
13 21 (10.24%) Product Roadmap
13 21 (10.24%) Web Development
14 16 (7.80%) Visualisation
15 15 (7.32%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 83 (40.49%) SQL
2 81 (39.51%) C#
3 55 (26.83%) Java
4 50 (24.39%) C++
5 41 (20.00%) C
6 39 (19.02%) Python
7 38 (18.54%) PHP
8 33 (16.10%) JavaScript
9 15 (7.32%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.90%) Perl
11 6 (2.93%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.93%) VB
12 5 (2.44%) ES6
12 5 (2.44%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.95%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.98%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.98%) R
14 2 (0.98%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 205 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (4.39%) HND
3 8 (3.90%) CCNP
3 8 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.41%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.41%) JNCIS
5 6 (2.93%) ISEB
6 4 (1.95%) CEH
6 4 (1.95%) CISM
6 4 (1.95%) CISSP
6 4 (1.95%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.46%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) CCDP
8 1 (0.49%) CCIE
8 1 (0.49%) MBA
8 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.49%) PhD
8 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.88%) QA
2 4 (1.95%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (6.83%) Docker
2 12 (5.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.41%) Puppet
3 5 (2.44%) Terraform
4 3 (1.46%) Ansible
5 2 (0.98%) Nagios
6 1 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.49%) Kibana
6 1 (0.49%) logstash
6 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.49%) SCCM
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.34%) Cisco
3 11 (5.37%) Juniper
4 9 (4.39%) Google
4 9 (4.39%) RedGate
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle
6 3 (1.46%) Avaya
6 3 (1.46%) Tableau
7 2 (0.98%) IFS
7 2 (0.98%) Meraki
7 2 (0.98%) MikroTik
7 2 (0.98%) VMware
7 2 (0.98%) YouTube
8 1 (0.49%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (0.49%) EMC
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) PTC
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.49%) Splunk
8 1 (0.49%) Sun