The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 593 640 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.61% 8.61% 7.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.69% 20.26% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 469 513 495
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2308 3159 3065
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.41% 42.48% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 2389 2409
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in the East of England

Computer Science
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 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Computer Science in the East of England

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in the East of England

Computer Science
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 269 £45,000 +13.20% 61
Hertfordshire +3 146 £40,000 -5.88% 21
Essex 0 120 £47,500 -2.56% 7
Bedfordshire +41 33 £30,000 -31.81% 1
Suffolk +12 17 £57,500 +167.44% 1
Norfolk -4 12 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 853 (76.64%) Degree
2 490 (44.03%) Java
3 442 (39.71%) Software Engineering
4 345 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
4 345 (31.00%) C++
5 311 (27.94%) JavaScript
6 304 (27.31%) Mathematics
7 297 (26.68%) C#
8 266 (23.90%) SQL
9 253 (22.73%) Python
10 247 (22.19%) HTML
11 222 (19.95%) CSS
12 218 (19.59%) Linux
13 214 (19.23%) .NET
14 212 (19.05%) Physics
15 193 (17.34%) OO
16 176 (15.81%) C
17 170 (15.27%) Oracle
18 152 (13.66%) ASP.NET
19 146 (13.12%) Windows
20 139 (12.49%) MVC
21 129 (11.59%) Web Development
22 126 (11.32%) Algorithms
23 122 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
24 121 (10.87%) SQL Server
25 120 (10.78%) Git (software)
26 118 (10.60%) NoSQL
27 116 (10.42%) AngularJS
27 116 (10.42%) PhD
28 107 (9.61%) HTML5

Computer Science
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 77 (6.92%) JBoss
2 54 (4.85%) WebSphere
3 52 (4.67%) WebLogic
4 34 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 34 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 32 (2.88%) GlassFish
6 31 (2.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 30 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 29 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 24 (2.16%) Apache
9 24 (2.16%) Apache Spark
10 22 (1.98%) OpenStack
11 14 (1.26%) Confluence
12 11 (0.99%) Apache Pig
12 11 (0.99%) IIS
12 11 (0.99%) nginx
13 10 (0.90%) ColdFusion
13 10 (0.90%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.63%) WordPress
15 5 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 74 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.45%) MS Office
5 4 (0.36%) Simulink
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.18%) InDesign
6 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.18%) SPSS
7 1 (0.090%) GIMP
7 1 (0.090%) MS Project
7 1 (0.090%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.090%) Endur
4 1 (0.090%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.090%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.090%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 122 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.96%) Office 365
4 22 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.35%) PaaS
7 14 (1.26%) GitHub
8 12 (1.08%) IaaS
9 10 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.81%) SaaS
11 2 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.18%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.93%) Internet
2 47 (4.22%) Wireless
3 35 (3.14%) Bluetooth
4 30 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (1.80%) Ethernet
5 20 (1.80%) HTTP
6 18 (1.62%) TCP/IP
7 16 (1.44%) Firewall
8 15 (1.35%) DVB
8 15 (1.35%) LTE
9 8 (0.72%) SAN
10 7 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (0.54%) LDAP
12 5 (0.45%) BGP
12 5 (0.45%) MPLS
12 5 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (0.45%) SSL
12 5 (0.45%) VPN
13 4 (0.36%) DNS
13 4 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 118 (10.60%) NoSQL
3 98 (8.81%) Relational Database
4 91 (8.18%) MySQL
5 64 (5.75%) MongoDB
6 59 (5.30%) Big Data
7 43 (3.86%) RDBMS
8 35 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 21 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (1.71%) CouchDB
12 18 (1.62%) Data Mining
12 18 (1.62%) Hadoop
12 18 (1.62%) HBase
12 18 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.08%) DB2
14 11 (0.99%) Redis
15 10 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 120 (10.78%) Git (software)
2 76 (6.83%) Visual Studio
3 71 (6.38%) NUnit
4 70 (6.29%) Maven
5 65 (5.84%) Subversion
6 58 (5.21%) Gradle
7 54 (4.85%) Selenium
8 44 (3.95%) Ant
9 43 (3.86%) TeamCity
10 41 (3.68%) MSTest
11 40 (3.59%) LabVIEW
12 38 (3.41%) JIRA
13 32 (2.88%) Jasmine
14 31 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 24 (2.16%) Moq
16 23 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (1.98%) Jenkins
18 16 (1.44%) gulp
18 16 (1.44%) Rhino Mocks
19 15 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 96 (8.63%) Finance
2 94 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 48 (4.31%) Retail
4 43 (3.86%) Games
5 39 (3.50%) Automotive
6 37 (3.32%) Advertising
7 34 (3.05%) Electronics
8 33 (2.96%) Banking
9 22 (1.98%) Aerospace
10 20 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (1.62%) Publishing
12 16 (1.44%) French Language
13 14 (1.26%) Marketing
14 12 (1.08%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.90%) Italian Language
15 10 (0.90%) Law
16 8 (0.72%) German Language
17 4 (0.36%) Japanese Language
18 3 (0.27%) Billing
18 3 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 594 (53.37%) Developer
2 250 (22.46%) Software Engineer
3 234 (21.02%) Java Developer
4 200 (17.97%) Graduate
5 152 (13.66%) Software Developer
6 124 (11.14%) Senior Developer
7 120 (10.78%) Graduate Developer
8 103 (9.25%) Java Engineer
9 86 (7.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 79 (7.10%) C++ Software Engineer
11 78 (7.01%) .NET Developer
12 74 (6.65%) C# Developer
13 70 (6.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 67 (6.02%) C++ Developer
15 65 (5.84%) Senior Java Developer
16 63 (5.66%) Web Developer
17 62 (5.57%) Programmer
18 60 (5.39%) Analyst
19 57 (5.12%) Graduate Software Engineer
20 54 (4.85%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (22.19%) HTML
2 222 (19.95%) CSS
3 214 (19.23%) .NET
4 152 (13.66%) ASP.NET
5 116 (10.42%) AngularJS
6 107 (9.61%) HTML5
7 106 (9.52%) jQuery
8 81 (7.28%) Spring
9 78 (7.01%) Node.js
10 76 (6.83%) J2EE
10 76 (6.83%) Web Services
11 75 (6.74%) CSS3
12 68 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (6.02%) Ajax
14 63 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 60 (5.39%) Hibernate
15 60 (5.39%) Java EE
16 50 (4.49%) JSON
16 50 (4.49%) RESTful
17 46 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 126 (11.32%) Algorithms
2 67 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (5.84%) User Experience
4 51 (4.58%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.68%) Internet of Things
6 34 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (2.96%) Data Structures
8 32 (2.88%) Management Information System
9 26 (2.34%) Life Science
10 24 (2.16%) Virtual Team
11 21 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
12 17 (1.53%) Data Centre
13 15 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
13 15 (1.35%) Private Cloud
14 13 (1.17%) Robotics
15 12 (1.08%) CMDB
15 12 (1.08%) Fintech
15 12 (1.08%) Smartphone
16 11 (0.99%) Device Driver
16 11 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 218 (19.59%) Linux
2 146 (13.12%) Windows
3 59 (5.30%) Unix
4 44 (3.95%) Android
5 29 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (0.99%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 10 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.63%) VMS
11 3 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.090%) AIX
12 1 (0.090%) HPUX
12 1 (0.090%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.090%) Solaris
12 1 (0.090%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.090%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (39.71%) Software Engineering
2 345 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (27.31%) Mathematics
4 212 (19.05%) Physics
5 193 (17.34%) OO
6 139 (12.49%) MVC
7 129 (11.59%) Web Development
8 104 (9.34%) SDLC
9 92 (8.27%) OOD
10 90 (8.09%) OOP
11 81 (7.28%) Scrum
12 80 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
13 70 (6.29%) Project Management
14 67 (6.02%) Multithreading
15 66 (5.93%) Open Source
16 64 (5.75%) E-Commerce
17 63 (5.66%) Visualisation
18 59 (5.30%) Machine Learning
19 58 (5.21%) DevOps
19 58 (5.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 490 (44.03%) Java
2 345 (31.00%) C++
3 311 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 297 (26.68%) C#
5 266 (23.90%) SQL
6 253 (22.73%) Python
7 176 (15.81%) C
8 100 (8.98%) Perl
9 77 (6.92%) MATLAB
10 55 (4.94%) PL/SQL
11 52 (4.67%) PHP
12 35 (3.14%) Bash Shell
13 33 (2.96%) Ruby
14 27 (2.43%) T-SQL
15 20 (1.80%) Embedded C
15 20 (1.80%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 16 (1.44%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.08%) Embedded C++
18 10 (0.90%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 853 (76.64%) Degree
2 116 (10.42%) PhD
3 34 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.25%) ISEB
5 15 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 15 (1.35%) Postgraduate
6 13 (1.17%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.17%) MCP
6 13 (1.17%) PMP
7 12 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.90%) BC Cleared
8 10 (0.90%) IIBA
9 9 (0.81%) CBAP
10 8 (0.72%) MCITP
11 5 (0.45%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.45%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.12%) QA
2 18 (1.62%) SLA
3 4 (0.36%) WAI
4 3 (0.27%) GxP
4 3 (0.27%) PMO
5 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.090%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.090%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.090%) MISRA
6 1 (0.090%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.090%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (3.32%) Docker
2 28 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.53%) Firmware
4 16 (1.44%) KVM
5 15 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.17%) LXC
7 12 (1.08%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.36%) vSphere
9 2 (0.18%) QEMU
9 2 (0.18%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.090%) HDFS
10 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.090%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.090%) Xen
10 1 (0.090%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (3.32%) Puppet
2 23 (2.07%) Nagios
3 19 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.08%) SCVMM
5 11 (0.99%) Packer
6 7 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.54%) Kibana
8 4 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (0.36%) OpenView
8 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (0.27%) Ansible
9 3 (0.27%) Terraform
10 2 (0.18%) Grafana
10 2 (0.18%) Graphite
11 1 (0.090%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.090%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.090%) logstash
11 1 (0.090%) Mesos
11 1 (0.090%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 170 (15.27%) Oracle
2 98 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 39 (3.50%) Xamarin
4 33 (2.96%) VMware
5 29 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (2.25%) IBM
6 25 (2.25%) Sitecore
7 18 (1.62%) HP
8 17 (1.53%) CheckPoint
8 17 (1.53%) Cisco
9 16 (1.44%) BMC
9 16 (1.44%) Citrix
10 14 (1.26%) Juniper
10 14 (1.26%) Sun
11 13 (1.17%) EMC
12 12 (1.08%) NetApp
13 11 (0.99%) CA
13 11 (0.99%) SAP
14 10 (0.90%) Brocade
15 9 (0.81%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Up to £35,000 + benefits + bonus + progressi
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + Bonus Scheme + More!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago