Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 64 78
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 467 523 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.82% 4.31% 3.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.92% 14.44% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 398 511 427
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%

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 3,354 3,623 4,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.46% 29.84% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,513 2,730 3,326
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,658
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.55% +3.68%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +11 245 £52,500 +31.25% 31
Cambridgeshire -20 155 £45,000 +34.33% 40
Essex -14 42 £46,250 +6.57% 11
Suffolk -12 13 £27,500 -50.00% 2
Bedfordshire -27 10 £43,750 +45.83% 3
Norfolk +12 2 £22,500 -53.85% 2
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 465 (99.57%) Degree
2 434 (92.93%) Computer Science
3 170 (36.40%) Java
4 143 (30.62%) SQL
5 141 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (27.41%) Mathematics
7 115 (24.63%) JavaScript
8 110 (23.55%) Software Engineering
9 104 (22.27%) C#
9 104 (22.27%) Linux
10 101 (21.63%) Python
11 96 (20.56%) .NET
12 88 (18.84%) OO
13 85 (18.20%) SQL Server
14 83 (17.77%) Git (software)
15 82 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
16 74 (15.85%) C++
16 74 (15.85%) HTML
17 69 (14.78%) Problem-Solving
18 67 (14.35%) Oracle
19 66 (14.13%) CSS
20 63 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
21 62 (13.28%) Windows
21 62 (13.28%) SDLC
22 60 (12.85%) Mobile App
22 60 (12.85%) Test Automation
23 57 (12.21%) Web Services
23 57 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
24 51 (10.92%) MVC
25 47 (10.06%) Web Development

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 (7.71%) Tomcat
2 34 (7.28%) JBoss
3 32 (6.85%) OpenStack
4 23 (4.93%) WebSphere
5 21 (4.50%) SharePoint
6 18 (3.85%) WebLogic
7 15 (3.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 15 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (2.78%) Apache
8 13 (2.78%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.14%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.50%) GlassFish
11 6 (1.28%) Drupal
12 4 (0.86%) Confluence
12 4 (0.86%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.43%) CMS
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.43%) Simulink
4 1 (0.21%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.21%) Maya
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 9 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 82 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.64%) Office 365
4 15 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (2.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.28%) GitHub
8 6 (1.28%) Google App Engine
9 5 (1.07%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.86%) PaaS
10 4 (0.86%) SaaS
11 2 (0.43%) IaaS
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.21%) Google Play
12 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.85%) Firewall
2 24 (5.14%) TCP/IP
3 19 (4.07%) DNS
4 18 (3.85%) Internet
5 17 (3.64%) Network Security
6 15 (3.21%) DHCP
7 8 (1.71%) Wireless
8 6 (1.28%) WAN
9 5 (1.07%) BGP
9 5 (1.07%) MPLS
9 5 (1.07%) OSPF
10 4 (0.86%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.64%) 802.11
11 3 (0.64%) DVB
11 3 (0.64%) NAS
11 3 (0.64%) RTP
11 3 (0.64%) SNMP
11 3 (0.64%) VPN
11 3 (0.64%) VXLAN
12 2 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.35%) MySQL
2 25 (5.35%) NoSQL
3 22 (4.71%) Oracle Database
3 22 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.43%) Data Mining
5 11 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.93%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.28%) Big Data
8 5 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.86%) Redis
10 3 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.64%) DB2
10 3 (0.64%) OLAP
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.64%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 83 (17.77%) Git (software)
2 36 (7.71%) Selenium
3 30 (6.42%) Subversion
4 24 (5.14%) JIRA
5 23 (4.93%) Jenkins
6 19 (4.07%) Gradle
7 18 (3.85%) LabVIEW
7 18 (3.85%) Maven
8 15 (3.21%) Eclipse
8 15 (3.21%) JUnit
8 15 (3.21%) MSTest
8 15 (3.21%) NUnit
8 15 (3.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (3.00%) Jasmine
10 13 (2.78%) Ant
11 10 (2.14%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.71%) Redmine
13 7 (1.50%) Bower
13 7 (1.50%) Grunt
13 7 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (5.35%) Finance
2 20 (4.28%) Electronics
3 17 (3.64%) Advertising
3 17 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.36%) Retail
6 10 (2.14%) Automotive
7 7 (1.50%) Legal
8 6 (1.28%) Games
9 4 (0.86%) Law
10 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.64%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Marketing
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 239 (51.18%) Developer
2 83 (17.77%) Java Developer
3 72 (15.42%) Graduate
4 69 (14.78%) Software Developer
5 55 (11.78%) Software Engineer
6 51 (10.92%) C# Developer
6 51 (10.92%) Senior Developer
7 49 (10.49%) .NET Developer
7 49 (10.49%) Graduate Developer
8 43 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (8.35%) Analyst
10 30 (6.42%) Team Leader
11 28 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
12 26 (5.57%) Lead Developer
13 24 (5.14%) C# Software Developer
13 24 (5.14%) Lead Java Developer
14 21 (4.50%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (4.50%) Architect
15 20 (4.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 20 (4.28%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (20.56%) .NET
2 74 (15.85%) HTML
3 66 (14.13%) CSS
4 57 (12.21%) Web Services
5 42 (8.99%) Spring
6 36 (7.71%) HTML5
7 34 (7.28%) ASP.NET
8 33 (7.07%) AngularJS
9 32 (6.85%) jQuery
10 31 (6.64%) Hibernate
10 31 (6.64%) Java EE
11 27 (5.78%) Velocity
12 26 (5.57%) XML
13 21 (4.50%) CSS3
13 21 (4.50%) SOAP
14 20 (4.28%) JSP
15 19 (4.07%) JSON
16 18 (3.85%) Middleware
16 18 (3.85%) Node.js
16 18 (3.85%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 434 (92.93%) Computer Science
2 60 (12.85%) Mobile App
3 57 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (8.78%) User Experience
5 34 (7.28%) Robotics
6 30 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (5.14%) Algorithms
9 21 (4.50%) Management Information System
10 19 (4.07%) Private Cloud
11 17 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
12 14 (3.00%) Internet of Things
13 13 (2.78%) Acoustics
14 12 (2.57%) Fat Client
14 12 (2.57%) Thin Client
15 11 (2.36%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.93%) Client/Server
17 8 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
18 6 (1.28%) Fintech
19 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 104 (22.27%) Linux
2 62 (13.28%) Windows
3 34 (7.28%) Unix
4 22 (4.71%) Android
5 17 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.36%) CoreOS
6 11 (2.36%) Debian
7 9 (1.93%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.28%) AIX
10 5 (1.07%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.41%) Mathematics
3 110 (23.55%) Software Engineering
4 88 (18.84%) OO
5 69 (14.78%) Problem-Solving
6 63 (13.49%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (13.28%) SDLC
8 60 (12.85%) Test Automation
9 51 (10.92%) MVC
10 47 (10.06%) Web Development
11 45 (9.64%) DevOps
12 44 (9.42%) Physics
13 42 (8.99%) TDD
14 40 (8.57%) ITIL
15 39 (8.35%) Machine Learning
16 37 (7.92%) Open Source
17 35 (7.49%) Information Security
18 33 (7.07%) SIEM
19 32 (6.85%) CRM
20 31 (6.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 170 (36.40%) Java
2 143 (30.62%) SQL
3 115 (24.63%) JavaScript
4 104 (22.27%) C#
5 101 (21.63%) Python
6 74 (15.85%) C++
7 41 (8.78%) C
8 27 (5.78%) PHP
9 17 (3.64%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.78%) Ruby
11 12 (2.57%) R
12 11 (2.36%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.14%) Java 8
13 10 (2.14%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.71%) Perl
14 8 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.50%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.50%) Julia
15 7 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 465 (99.57%) Degree
2 32 (6.85%) Numerate Degree
3 22 (4.71%) PhD
4 18 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.21%) MCSE
6 13 (2.78%) Master's Degree
7 11 (2.36%) CISSP
8 10 (2.14%) CEH
8 10 (2.14%) GSEC
8 10 (2.14%) SSCP
9 5 (1.07%) CCIE
9 5 (1.07%) CCNP
9 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.64%) JNCIE
10 3 (0.64%) JNCIP
10 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.07%) GDPR
1 19 (4.07%) QA
2 18 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.64%) GCP
4 3 (0.64%) PMO
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.43%) GxP
5 2 (0.43%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.43%) SLA
6 1 (0.21%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.21%) MISRA
System Software
1 43 (9.21%) Docker
2 26 (5.57%) Firmware
3 20 (4.28%) Active Directory
4 17 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (2.78%) Ceph
7 12 (2.57%) XenApp
8 5 (1.07%) LXC
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.43%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.21%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
11 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (5.35%) Puppet
2 18 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.14%) Ansible
4 7 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.21%) Consul
8 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.21%) logstash
8 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (14.35%) Oracle
2 46 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.50%) VMware
4 19 (4.07%) Xamarin
5 17 (3.64%) Citrix
6 15 (3.21%) WorldPay
7 11 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.36%) Splunk
8 10 (2.14%) ArcSight
8 10 (2.14%) Google
8 10 (2.14%) IBM
8 10 (2.14%) LogRhythm
8 10 (2.14%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.28%) NetApp
10 5 (1.07%) Cognos
10 5 (1.07%) HP
10 5 (1.07%) Juniper
10 5 (1.07%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.86%) Capita
12 3 (0.64%) Zend