Period
to 20 June 2019

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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 73 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 261 465 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.45% 3.81% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.99% 13.62% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 166 396 514
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,375 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +7.95% -2.22%

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 2,177 3,415 3,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.74% 27.96% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,592 2,544 2,797
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,025 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%

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 20 June 2019.

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 20 June 2019. 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 +38 160 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Hertfordshire -40 77 £52,500 -
Essex +8 13 £70,000 +51.35% 1
Bedfordshire +5 6 £60,000 +37.14% 1
Suffolk +21 4 £29,000 +5.45%
Norfolk +13 1 - - 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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.

1 261 (100.00%) Degree
2 228 (87.36%) Computer Science
3 97 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (36.40%) Linux
5 93 (35.63%) Python
6 71 (27.20%) Windows
7 68 (26.05%) SQL
8 61 (23.37%) C#
9 59 (22.61%) Java
9 59 (22.61%) Software Engineering
10 45 (17.24%) C++
11 44 (16.86%) TDD
11 44 (16.86%) Mathematics
12 42 (16.09%) JavaScript
12 42 (16.09%) Internet
13 41 (15.71%) .NET
14 39 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (13.79%) DNS
15 36 (13.79%) Scrum
16 35 (13.41%) SMTP
17 33 (12.64%) Retail
17 33 (12.64%) Test Automation
17 33 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
18 32 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
18 32 (12.26%) Bash Shell
18 32 (12.26%) VMware
19 31 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (11.88%) BDD
19 31 (11.88%) Machine Learning
20 30 (11.49%) 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 23 (8.81%) Apache
2 14 (5.36%) WordPress
3 9 (3.45%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.30%) Confluence
5 5 (1.92%) JBoss
5 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.53%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.77%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Odoo
1 1 (0.38%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.68%) SaaS
4 5 (1.92%) Office 365
5 4 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.77%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.77%) GitHub
6 2 (0.77%) IaaS
6 2 (0.77%) npm
6 2 (0.77%) PaaS
6 2 (0.77%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.77%) Serverless
6 2 (0.77%) Yarn
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.38%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 42 (16.09%) Internet
2 36 (13.79%) DNS
3 35 (13.41%) SMTP
4 22 (8.43%) Firewall
5 13 (4.98%) DHCP
6 12 (4.60%) FTP
6 12 (4.60%) SSL
7 8 (3.07%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.53%) Network Security
8 4 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.15%) VPN
10 2 (0.77%) AMQP
10 2 (0.77%) HTTP
10 2 (0.77%) MQTT
11 1 (0.38%) IPv4
11 1 (0.38%) IPv6
11 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.92%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.92%) MySQL
5 4 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.77%) Big Data
7 2 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.77%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.77%) Power BI
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.38%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (9.58%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.81%) Visual Studio
3 20 (7.66%) JIRA
4 17 (6.51%) Selenium
5 12 (4.60%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.60%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.68%) GCC
7 4 (1.53%) gulp
7 4 (1.53%) NUnit
8 3 (1.15%) Gradle
8 3 (1.15%) Grunt
8 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.15%) MSTest
8 3 (1.15%) Redmine
8 3 (1.15%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.15%) WatiN
9 2 (0.77%) Bower
10 1 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 33 (12.64%) Retail
2 18 (6.90%) Finance
3 14 (5.36%) Multimedia
4 10 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.30%) Marketing
7 5 (1.92%) Electronics
8 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.15%) Games
9 2 (0.77%) Legal
9 2 (0.77%) Military
10 1 (0.38%) Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (37.93%) Developer
2 40 (15.33%) Software Developer
3 22 (8.43%) C# Developer
3 22 (8.43%) Senior Developer
4 21 (8.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 21 (8.05%) Linux Specialist
5 20 (7.66%) Security Engineer
6 18 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 17 (6.51%) Senior Software Developer
8 16 (6.13%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (5.75%) IT Assistant
10 14 (5.36%) Assistant IT Manager
10 14 (5.36%) Graduate
10 14 (5.36%) IT Manager
11 13 (4.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (4.98%) Team Leader
12 12 (4.60%) Analyst
12 12 (4.60%) Cybersecurity Engineer
13 10 (3.83%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (3.83%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (15.71%) .NET
2 29 (11.11%) HTML
3 28 (10.73%) CSS
4 24 (9.20%) AngularJS
5 23 (8.81%) LAMP
6 20 (7.66%) HTML5
6 20 (7.66%) RESTful
7 17 (6.51%) React
8 16 (6.13%) CSS3
9 15 (5.75%) Gherkin
9 15 (5.75%) Spring Boot
9 15 (5.75%) Velocity
10 14 (5.36%) REST
10 14 (5.36%) Vue.js
11 13 (4.98%) WPF
12 12 (4.60%) WCF
13 11 (4.21%) Spring
14 10 (3.83%) Web Services
15 9 (3.45%) OpenGL
16 8 (3.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.49%) User Experience
2 24 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.20%) Cyberthreat
2 24 (9.20%) e-Learning
2 24 (9.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 19 (7.28%) Animation
3 19 (7.28%) Photography
4 15 (5.75%) Life Science
5 12 (4.60%) Cyber Defence
5 12 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (4.21%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.07%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.92%) ASIC
9 5 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.92%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.92%) Verilog
9 5 (1.92%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 95 (36.40%) Linux
2 71 (27.20%) Windows
3 24 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.66%) Unix
5 14 (5.36%) Ubuntu
5 14 (5.36%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.07%) VMS
7 4 (1.53%) Android
8 3 (1.15%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (87.36%) Computer Science
2 97 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (22.61%) Software Engineering
4 44 (16.86%) Mathematics
4 44 (16.86%) TDD
5 39 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (13.79%) Scrum
7 33 (12.64%) Test Automation
8 31 (11.88%) BDD
8 31 (11.88%) Machine Learning
9 28 (10.73%) Bioinformatics
9 28 (10.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (9.20%) Line Management
10 24 (9.20%) Security Operations
11 23 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (8.81%) SIEM
12 22 (8.43%) Biology
12 22 (8.43%) SDLC
13 21 (8.05%) Artificial Intelligence
14 20 (7.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (35.63%) Python
2 68 (26.05%) SQL
3 61 (23.37%) C#
4 59 (22.61%) Java
5 45 (17.24%) C++
6 42 (16.09%) JavaScript
7 32 (12.26%) Bash Shell
8 24 (9.20%) Perl
9 20 (7.66%) C
10 12 (4.60%) ES6
11 11 (4.21%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.83%) PHP
13 7 (2.68%) Java 8
14 4 (1.53%) Go
14 4 (1.53%) Ruby
15 3 (1.15%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.15%) VB
16 2 (0.77%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 261 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (5.36%) CISSP
3 12 (4.60%) GIAC
4 9 (3.45%) Master's Degree
5 7 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.30%) CCNA
6 6 (2.30%) CCNP
7 5 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.92%) Postgraduate
7 5 (1.92%) RHCE
8 3 (1.15%) CCIE
8 3 (1.15%) CCSA
8 3 (1.15%) CCSE
8 3 (1.15%) ISEB
8 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.15%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.15%) Novell Certification
9 2 (0.77%) CEH
9 2 (0.77%) LPIC
9 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.58%) SLA
2 9 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.81%) iptables
2 23 (8.81%) NFS
2 23 (8.81%) Postfix
2 23 (8.81%) Samba
2 23 (8.81%) VMware Server
3 18 (6.90%) Docker
4 14 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (5.36%) VirtualBox
5 7 (2.68%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.92%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (10.73%) Puppet
2 6 (2.30%) Ansible
3 5 (1.92%) Munin
3 5 (1.92%) Nagios
3 5 (1.92%) SCCM
3 5 (1.92%) SCOM
4 2 (0.77%) Nessus
5 1 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.38%) Terraform
5 1 (0.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (12.26%) VMware
2 23 (8.81%) Oracle
3 19 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.60%) Cisco
5 7 (2.68%) Sencha
6 6 (2.30%) Google
6 6 (2.30%) Juniper
7 5 (1.92%) Clearswift
8 4 (1.53%) BT
8 4 (1.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.53%) F5
8 4 (1.53%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.53%) HP
8 4 (1.53%) SAP
9 3 (1.15%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.77%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.77%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.38%) Tableau
11 1 (0.38%) Twitter