Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 63 79
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 487 531 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.05% 4.08% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.51% 14.50% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 408 507 516
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 3606 3663 4700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.97% 28.14% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 2856 3780
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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 -7 240 £45,000 +20.00% 24
Hertfordshire +5 171 £45,000 +1.69% 15
Essex -20 29 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Suffolk +20 20 £51,000 +36.00%
Bedfordshire +1 20 £35,000 +4.48% 3
Norfolk +10 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 487 (100.00%) Degree
2 449 (92.20%) Computer Science
3 223 (45.79%) Software Engineering
4 220 (45.17%) Java
5 169 (34.70%) Mathematics
6 147 (30.18%) C++
7 137 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (27.52%) JavaScript
9 132 (27.10%) Python
10 120 (24.64%) SQL
11 113 (23.20%) OO
12 108 (22.18%) C#
13 100 (20.53%) Windows
14 96 (19.71%) HTML
15 85 (17.45%) Linux
16 82 (16.84%) Physics
16 82 (16.84%) SDLC
17 78 (16.02%) Microsoft
18 72 (14.78%) .NET
19 57 (11.70%) CSS
19 57 (11.70%) Web Development
20 56 (11.50%) Amazon AWS
21 55 (11.29%) Multithreading
22 53 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (10.68%) SQL Server
24 50 (10.27%) C
25 49 (10.06%) Git (software)
25 49 (10.06%) NoSQL
26 48 (9.86%) ASP.NET
27 47 (9.65%) Finance

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 22 (4.52%) JBoss
2 20 (4.11%) OpenStack
3 16 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.64%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.23%) Confluence
8 6 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.03%) nginx
10 4 (0.82%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.82%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.62%) Apache
11 3 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.62%) IIS
11 3 (0.62%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.21%) CMS
13 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.41%) Simulink
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (11.50%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.90%) Office 365
4 18 (3.70%) SaaS
5 10 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 8 (1.64%) Google App Engine
6 8 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.64%) Google Compute Engine
7 6 (1.23%) PaaS
8 5 (1.03%) GitHub
9 4 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.41%) IaaS
11 1 (0.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.21%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.21%) Heroku
11 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.67%) Internet
2 13 (2.67%) Wireless
3 9 (1.85%) NAS
3 9 (1.85%) Skype
4 6 (1.23%) Network Security
5 5 (1.03%) Firewall
6 4 (0.82%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.82%) DHCP
6 4 (0.82%) DNS
7 3 (0.62%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.62%) LDAP
7 3 (0.62%) SAN
8 2 (0.41%) SMS
8 2 (0.41%) SMTP
8 2 (0.41%) WAN
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) LAN
9 1 (0.21%) MPLS
9 1 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 49 (10.06%) NoSQL
3 29 (5.95%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.52%) MySQL
5 16 (3.29%) Big Data
5 16 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.05%) HBase
7 9 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.23%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.03%) GIS
10 5 (1.03%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.41%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 49 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.11%) LabVIEW
3 20 (4.11%) NUnit
4 19 (3.90%) Maven
4 19 (3.90%) Selenium
5 17 (3.49%) Subversion
6 16 (3.29%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.67%) Jasmine
7 13 (2.67%) MSTest
7 13 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (2.46%) Gradle
9 9 (1.85%) JIRA
10 8 (1.64%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (1.44%) Moq
11 7 (1.44%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.23%) Ant
12 6 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 47 (9.65%) Finance
2 27 (5.54%) Games
2 27 (5.54%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.72%) Aerospace
4 19 (3.90%) Advertising
5 16 (3.29%) Automotive
6 12 (2.46%) Electronics
7 10 (2.05%) Retail
8 8 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.23%) Publishing
10 5 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.82%) Marketing
12 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 263 (54.00%) Developer
2 108 (22.18%) Software Engineer
3 103 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 71 (14.58%) Graduate
5 58 (11.91%) C++ Developer
6 56 (11.50%) Software Developer
7 46 (9.45%) Java Engineer
8 41 (8.42%) Graduate Developer
8 41 (8.42%) Java Software Engineer
9 40 (8.21%) Senior Developer
10 32 (6.57%) C++ Software Developer
11 31 (6.37%) Junior
12 29 (5.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 27 (5.54%) C# Developer
13 27 (5.54%) C++ Software Engineer
13 27 (5.54%) Graduate Java Developer
13 27 (5.54%) Senior Java Engineer
14 26 (5.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 26 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
15 25 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (19.71%) HTML
2 72 (14.78%) .NET
3 57 (11.70%) CSS
4 48 (9.86%) ASP.NET
5 46 (9.45%) jQuery
6 41 (8.42%) AngularJS
7 39 (8.01%) Web Services
8 37 (7.60%) HTML5
9 33 (6.78%) Spring
10 31 (6.37%) Hibernate
11 29 (5.95%) React
12 27 (5.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (4.72%) XML
14 22 (4.52%) JSON
15 19 (3.90%) REST
16 18 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (3.49%) WCF
18 16 (3.29%) MFC
19 15 (3.08%) CSS3
19 15 (3.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 449 (92.20%) Computer Science
2 53 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.45%) Mobile App
4 30 (6.16%) Algorithms
5 29 (5.95%) Data Structures
6 28 (5.75%) Robotics
7 26 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
8 23 (4.72%) User Experience
9 15 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.67%) Video\Live Streaming
11 12 (2.46%) Internet of Things
12 11 (2.26%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.85%) Life Science
13 9 (1.85%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
14 7 (1.44%) Acoustics
15 6 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (1.23%) Online Games
16 5 (1.03%) Smartphone
17 4 (0.82%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 100 (20.53%) Windows
2 85 (17.45%) Linux
3 43 (8.83%) Android
3 43 (8.83%) Unix
4 28 (5.75%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.29%) CoreOS
5 16 (3.29%) Debian
5 16 (3.29%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.26%) Mac OS
7 10 (2.05%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.64%) AIX
9 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.21%) CentOS
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (45.79%) Software Engineering
2 169 (34.70%) Mathematics
3 137 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (23.20%) OO
5 82 (16.84%) Physics
5 82 (16.84%) SDLC
6 57 (11.70%) Web Development
7 55 (11.29%) Multithreading
8 45 (9.24%) Collaborative Working
9 42 (8.62%) OOD
10 39 (8.01%) Unit Testing
11 38 (7.80%) Open Source
11 38 (7.80%) Test Automation
12 37 (7.60%) MVC
12 37 (7.60%) TDD
13 29 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (5.95%) Scrum
14 27 (5.54%) DevOps
14 27 (5.54%) Project Management
15 25 (5.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 220 (45.17%) Java
2 147 (30.18%) C++
3 134 (27.52%) JavaScript
4 132 (27.10%) Python
5 120 (24.64%) SQL
6 108 (22.18%) C#
7 50 (10.27%) C
8 28 (5.75%) Objective-C
9 25 (5.13%) Perl
10 23 (4.72%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.46%) PHP
12 8 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.23%) Ada
14 6 (1.23%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.23%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.23%) VBA
15 5 (1.03%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.03%) Scala
16 3 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 487 (100.00%) Degree
2 38 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (5.34%) MCP
4 25 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (2.05%) Master's Degree
7 9 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.64%) CISSP
9 7 (1.44%) PhD
10 6 (1.23%) ISEB
10 6 (1.23%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.23%) MCSA
10 6 (1.23%) MCSE
11 5 (1.03%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.82%) MCITP
12 4 (0.82%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.62%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.62%) QA
2 13 (2.67%) SLA
3 7 (1.44%) MISRA
4 2 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.21%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (9.03%) Docker
2 17 (3.49%) Ceph
3 12 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.85%) Firmware
4 9 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.41%) XenApp
8 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 31 (6.37%) Puppet
2 19 (3.90%) Kubernetes
3 13 (2.67%) Ansible
4 4 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.62%) SCCM
6 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.24%) Oracle
3 16 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (3.29%) Xamarin
4 15 (3.08%) Google
5 14 (2.87%) Citrix
6 13 (2.67%) Terracotta
7 12 (2.46%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.46%) VMware
8 11 (2.26%) IBM
9 8 (1.64%) NetApp
10 7 (1.44%) HP
11 4 (0.82%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.62%) Cisco
12 3 (0.62%) Demandware
12 3 (0.62%) QNX
12 3 (0.62%) Wind River
13 2 (0.41%) Cognos
13 2 (0.41%) SAP
13 2 (0.41%) Tableau