Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 396 478 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.74% 4.12% 3.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.97% 13.46% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 380 437 472
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,550 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 3,053 3,550 3,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.81% 30.63% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,155 2,811 2,949
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +22 206 £52,500 +16.67% 26
Cambridgeshire -33 107 £45,000 +12.50% 41
Essex +56 61 £25,000 -44.44% 10
Bedfordshire -20 14 £30,250 -13.57% 3
Suffolk -18 6 £29,000 -42.57% 5
Norfolk +11 2 £22,500 -25.00% 5
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 395 (99.75%) Degree
2 354 (89.39%) Computer Science
3 156 (39.39%) Java
4 140 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (32.58%) SQL
6 116 (29.29%) Mathematics
7 102 (25.76%) Python
8 101 (25.51%) C#
9 97 (24.49%) JavaScript
10 91 (22.98%) .NET
11 90 (22.73%) OO
12 86 (21.72%) Software Engineering
13 83 (20.96%) SQL Server
14 74 (18.69%) TDD
15 73 (18.43%) Git (software)
16 69 (17.42%) Linux
17 66 (16.67%) HTML
18 61 (15.40%) DevOps
19 58 (14.65%) SDLC
20 56 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
21 54 (13.64%) C++
21 54 (13.64%) BDD
22 52 (13.13%) Physics
23 51 (12.88%) CSS
24 50 (12.63%) AngularJS
25 49 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
26 48 (12.12%) PHP
27 46 (11.62%) Test Automation
28 44 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
29 42 (10.61%) Velocity

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 25 (6.31%) OpenStack
2 21 (5.30%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.28%) JBoss
4 11 (2.78%) Apache
4 11 (2.78%) Drupal
4 11 (2.78%) GlassFish
5 9 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.02%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.01%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.51%) CMS
10 2 (0.51%) Confluence
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.25%) InVision
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.77%) Google App Engine
4 7 (1.77%) Office 365
5 4 (1.01%) GitHub
5 4 (1.01%) Google Play
6 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) npm
6 2 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.25%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.07%) Firewall
1 28 (7.07%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.05%) Network Security
3 11 (2.78%) DNS
3 11 (2.78%) Internet
4 8 (2.02%) Wireless
5 6 (1.52%) WAN
6 5 (1.26%) BGP
6 5 (1.26%) DHCP
6 5 (1.26%) MPLS
6 5 (1.26%) OSPF
7 3 (0.76%) 802.11
7 3 (0.76%) DVB
7 3 (0.76%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.76%) RTP
7 3 (0.76%) SNMP
7 3 (0.76%) VXLAN
8 2 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.51%) LAN
8 2 (0.51%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.08%) MySQL
3 21 (5.30%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.05%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 16 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.03%) Redis
8 5 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.01%) Big Data
10 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.25%) DB2
12 1 (0.25%) OLAP
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.25%) Power BI
12 1 (0.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 73 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 37 (9.34%) Visual Studio
3 36 (9.09%) Subversion
4 26 (6.57%) JIRA
5 24 (6.06%) LabVIEW
6 21 (5.30%) Selenium
7 20 (5.05%) Redmine
8 17 (4.29%) JUnit
9 13 (3.28%) MSTest
9 13 (3.28%) NUnit
9 13 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
10 12 (3.03%) SpecFlow
10 12 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (3.03%) WatiN
11 10 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 10 (2.53%) WebDriver
12 7 (1.77%) Maven
13 6 (1.52%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.26%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (8.33%) Finance
2 16 (4.04%) Games
3 13 (3.28%) Automotive
4 11 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.02%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.52%) Electronics
7 4 (1.01%) Advertising
7 4 (1.01%) Law
8 3 (0.76%) Legal
8 3 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.76%) Retail
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 203 (51.26%) Developer
2 80 (20.20%) Graduate
3 77 (19.44%) Software Developer
4 72 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 58 (14.65%) Graduate Developer
6 47 (11.87%) Analyst
6 47 (11.87%) C# Developer
7 43 (10.86%) .NET Developer
8 40 (10.10%) Software Engineer
9 36 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
10 35 (8.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
12 27 (6.82%) Junior
13 26 (6.57%) Lead Developer
14 25 (6.31%) Full Stack Developer
15 24 (6.06%) Junior Developer
15 24 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
16 22 (5.56%) Senior Developer
16 22 (5.56%) Team Leader
17 19 (4.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (22.98%) .NET
2 66 (16.67%) HTML
3 51 (12.88%) CSS
4 50 (12.63%) AngularJS
5 42 (10.61%) Velocity
6 36 (9.09%) Spring
7 30 (7.58%) Node.js
8 29 (7.32%) Web Services
9 28 (7.07%) jQuery
10 27 (6.82%) ASP.NET
11 24 (6.06%) Hibernate
12 19 (4.80%) JSON
13 18 (4.55%) Java EE
14 17 (4.29%) Gherkin
15 16 (4.04%) RESTful
16 14 (3.54%) React
17 13 (3.28%) HTML5
17 13 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (3.28%) SOAP
18 12 (3.03%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 354 (89.39%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.35%) User Experience
3 32 (8.08%) Mobile App
4 30 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (4.29%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (3.28%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.78%) Private Cloud
9 10 (2.53%) Video\Live Streaming
10 9 (2.27%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.77%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
11 7 (1.77%) Replication
11 7 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.01%) Fintech
13 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.01%) LIMS
14 3 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 69 (17.42%) Linux
2 32 (8.08%) Unix
2 32 (8.08%) Windows
3 12 (3.03%) AIX
4 11 (2.78%) CoreOS
4 11 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.27%) Android
6 6 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.52%) Debian
7 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.25%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (29.29%) Mathematics
3 90 (22.73%) OO
4 86 (21.72%) Software Engineering
5 74 (18.69%) TDD
6 61 (15.40%) DevOps
7 58 (14.65%) SDLC
8 56 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
9 54 (13.64%) BDD
10 52 (13.13%) Physics
11 46 (11.62%) Test Automation
12 44 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (10.10%) Web Development
14 36 (9.09%) MVC
15 33 (8.33%) CRM
16 32 (8.08%) Information Security
17 31 (7.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (7.83%) E-Commerce
18 30 (7.58%) SIEM
19 28 (7.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (39.39%) Java
2 129 (32.58%) SQL
3 102 (25.76%) Python
4 101 (25.51%) C#
5 97 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 54 (13.64%) C++
7 48 (12.12%) PHP
8 26 (6.57%) C
9 15 (3.79%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.28%) Ruby
10 13 (3.28%) VB
11 11 (2.78%) Java 8
12 9 (2.27%) Perl
12 9 (2.27%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.76%) Scala
16 2 (0.51%) Ada
16 2 (0.51%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 395 (99.75%) Degree
2 26 (6.57%) Numerate Degree
3 16 (4.04%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.03%) ISEB
5 9 (2.27%) PhD
6 8 (2.02%) CCNP
6 8 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.77%) CISSP
8 6 (1.52%) CEH
8 6 (1.52%) GSEC
8 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.52%) SSCP
9 5 (1.26%) CCIE
10 3 (0.76%) CCNA
10 3 (0.76%) CCSA
10 3 (0.76%) CCSE
10 3 (0.76%) JNCIA
10 3 (0.76%) JNCIE
10 3 (0.76%) JNCIP
10 3 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.29%) GDPR
2 17 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.28%) QA
4 3 (0.76%) PMO
5 2 (0.51%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.51%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 31 (7.83%) Docker
2 20 (5.05%) Ceph
3 17 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.03%) Active Directory
5 10 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.26%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (6.57%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.05%) Puppet
3 14 (3.54%) Ansible
4 8 (2.02%) Consul
4 8 (2.02%) Graphite
5 2 (0.51%) Grafana
5 2 (0.51%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (9.34%) Oracle
2 34 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.05%) Google
4 19 (4.80%) VMware
5 13 (3.28%) NetApp
6 10 (2.53%) Cisco
6 10 (2.53%) Juniper
7 7 (1.77%) Splunk
8 6 (1.52%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.52%) IBM
8 6 (1.52%) LogRhythm
9 5 (1.26%) F5
9 5 (1.26%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.01%) Aruba
10 4 (1.01%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.76%) Blue Coat
11 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.51%) Citrix
12 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.51%) Tableau