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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 15 24 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 846 296 260
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.57% 7.52% 5.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.44% 8.21% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 161 123 171
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,700 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,625 £35,839
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,725 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,293 3,604 3,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 93.48% 91.59% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,698 2,204 2,931
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £66,188 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in the East of England

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +7 433 £55,000 - 66
Hertfordshire +12 205 £52,750 -4.09% 23
Essex +41 132 £50,000 +29.03% 8
Bedfordshire +11 58 £45,000 -25.62% 6
Suffolk -2 22 £65,000 -31.58% 1
Norfolk -2 3 - - 1
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 661 (78.13%) Degree
2 377 (44.56%) Software Engineering
3 337 (39.83%) Agile
4 321 (37.94%) Social Skills
5 306 (36.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 297 (35.11%) Python
7 259 (30.61%) Mathematics
8 241 (28.49%) C++
9 221 (26.12%) C
10 195 (23.05%) AWS
11 188 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
12 181 (21.39%) Linux
13 171 (20.21%) Machine Learning
14 168 (19.86%) C#
15 155 (18.32%) Risk Management
16 147 (17.38%) Analytical Skills
17 146 (17.26%) DevOps
18 134 (15.84%) Data Science
18 134 (15.84%) Java
19 132 (15.60%) Algorithms
20 124 (14.66%) CI/CD
21 120 (14.18%) Software Testing
22 115 (13.59%) PhD
23 112 (13.24%) JavaScript
24 111 (13.12%) Open Source
25 108 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
26 107 (12.65%) Azure
26 107 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
26 107 (12.65%) Pharmaceutical
27 103 (12.17%) Full Stack Development

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 61 (7.21%) Apache Spark
2 58 (6.86%) SAS
3 45 (5.32%) Apache
4 35 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (2.13%) Jupyter
6 4 (0.47%) Confluence
7 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.24%) CMS
8 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.24%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.12%) JBoss
9 1 (0.12%) Jetty
9 1 (0.12%) Kentico
9 1 (0.12%) nginx
9 1 (0.12%) R Markdown
9 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.18%) InVision
3 10 (1.18%) Sketch
3 10 (1.18%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.24%) Pipeline Pilot
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS
5 1 (0.12%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Exstream
1 2 (0.24%) Magento
1 2 (0.24%) SAP APO
1 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
1 2 (0.24%) Shopify
2 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.12%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 195 (23.05%) AWS
2 107 (12.65%) Azure
3 79 (9.34%) GCP
4 71 (8.39%) Serverless
5 42 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (3.07%) OpenShift
8 25 (2.96%) SaaS
9 21 (2.48%) GitHub
9 21 (2.48%) Power Platform
10 14 (1.65%) Microsoft 365
11 12 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (1.18%) Figma
12 10 (1.18%) IaaS
13 9 (1.06%) AWS CodeCommit
14 8 (0.95%) Azure Functions
14 8 (0.95%) Azure Machine Learning
15 7 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.49%) Internet
2 21 (2.48%) DNS
3 10 (1.18%) IP Telephony
3 10 (1.18%) Softphone
3 10 (1.18%) Unified Communications
3 10 (1.18%) VPN
4 9 (1.06%) DHCP
5 8 (0.95%) HTTP
5 8 (0.95%) NAS
5 8 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.71%) SAN
7 4 (0.47%) MQTT
7 4 (0.47%) VoIP
8 2 (0.24%) Firewall
8 2 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.24%) LAN
8 2 (0.24%) WAN
9 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.12%) Network Security
9 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.38%) Big Data
3 34 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (1.89%) ClickHouse
7 16 (1.89%) MySQL
7 16 (1.89%) OLAP
8 13 (1.54%) Power BI
9 12 (1.42%) Data Mart
10 10 (1.18%) Metadata
11 7 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.71%) MS Access
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.47%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.47%) Flink
Development Applications
1 94 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 73 (8.63%) Jenkins
2 73 (8.63%) JIRA
3 15 (1.77%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.65%) GitLab
5 13 (1.54%) Gerrit
6 11 (1.30%) Subversion
7 10 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.71%) CircleCI
10 5 (0.59%) RStudio
10 5 (0.59%) Toad
11 4 (0.47%) Rational Performance Tester
12 3 (0.35%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.24%) CMake
13 2 (0.24%) Trac
14 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.12%) Buildbot
14 1 (0.12%) Postman
14 1 (0.12%) TestRail
General
1 321 (37.94%) Social Skills
2 147 (17.38%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (12.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 85 (10.05%) Electronics
5 57 (6.74%) Automotive
6 56 (6.62%) Finance
7 34 (4.02%) Marketing
8 26 (3.07%) Legal
9 19 (2.25%) Publishing
10 14 (1.65%) Presentation Skills
11 13 (1.54%) Aerospace
11 13 (1.54%) Aviation
11 13 (1.54%) Law
12 11 (1.30%) Retail
12 11 (1.30%) Wearables
13 9 (1.06%) Games
14 8 (0.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 6 (0.71%) Influencing Skills
15 6 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
16 5 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 178 (21.04%) Software Engineer
2 134 (15.84%) Developer
3 103 (12.17%) Architect
4 58 (6.86%) Analyst
4 58 (6.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 58 (6.86%) Software Developer
5 49 (5.79%) Principal Engineer
5 49 (5.79%) Technology Architect
6 47 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 44 (5.20%) C# Software Developer
8 43 (5.08%) Programmer
9 40 (4.73%) Junior
10 37 (4.37%) Principal Software Engineer
11 31 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
11 31 (3.66%) Technical Leader
12 30 (3.55%) Principal Architect
13 28 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
13 28 (3.31%) Senior Developer
13 28 (3.31%) Test Engineer
14 20 (2.36%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (11.70%) HTML
2 96 (11.35%) CSS
3 93 (10.99%) React
4 71 (8.39%) AngularJS
5 59 (6.97%) Vue.js
6 51 (6.03%) .NET
7 49 (5.79%) WPF
8 47 (5.56%) HTML5
9 46 (5.44%) LLVM
10 42 (4.96%) CSS3
11 41 (4.85%) TensorFlow
12 40 (4.73%) WinForms
13 38 (4.49%) REST
14 32 (3.78%) Web Services
15 31 (3.66%) .NET Framework
16 29 (3.43%) ASP.NET
17 28 (3.31%) Velocity
18 26 (3.07%) Dask
19 23 (2.72%) OpenGL ES
19 23 (2.72%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 132 (15.60%) Algorithms
2 82 (9.69%) Data Structures
3 77 (9.10%) Smartphone
4 69 (8.16%) User Experience
5 68 (8.04%) Management Information System
6 65 (7.68%) Self-Motivation
7 57 (6.74%) IoT
8 53 (6.26%) Life Science
9 52 (6.15%) ARM Cortex
10 40 (4.73%) Virtual Team
11 23 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
12 22 (2.60%) Analytical Mindset
13 20 (2.36%) Blog
13 20 (2.36%) Cloud Native
14 19 (2.25%) Biotechnology
14 19 (2.25%) Mali
14 19 (2.25%) Social Media
15 17 (2.01%) Data Centre
16 16 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
17 15 (1.77%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 181 (21.39%) Linux
2 86 (10.17%) Windows
3 60 (7.09%) Android
4 34 (4.02%) Unix
5 25 (2.96%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.18%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.83%) VMS
8 6 (0.71%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.59%) Solaris
10 4 (0.47%) CentOS
10 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (44.56%) Software Engineering
2 337 (39.83%) Agile
3 259 (30.61%) Mathematics
4 188 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 171 (20.21%) Machine Learning
6 155 (18.32%) Risk Management
7 146 (17.26%) DevOps
8 134 (15.84%) Data Science
9 124 (14.66%) CI/CD
10 120 (14.18%) Software Testing
11 111 (13.12%) Open Source
12 108 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
13 107 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
14 103 (12.17%) Full Stack Development
15 91 (10.76%) Mentoring
16 89 (10.52%) SDLC
17 87 (10.28%) Visualisation
18 83 (9.81%) Physics
19 79 (9.34%) Use Case
20 74 (8.75%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 297 (35.11%) Python
2 241 (28.49%) C++
3 221 (26.12%) C
4 168 (19.86%) C#
5 134 (15.84%) Java
6 112 (13.24%) JavaScript
7 99 (11.70%) SQL
8 40 (4.73%) Objective-C
9 38 (4.49%) R
10 30 (3.55%) MATLAB
11 27 (3.19%) Scala
12 26 (3.07%) Julia
13 25 (2.96%) PowerShell
14 24 (2.84%) Shell Script
15 22 (2.60%) TypeScript
16 21 (2.48%) Bash
17 18 (2.13%) Rust
18 17 (2.01%) Go
18 17 (2.01%) PL/SQL
19 11 (1.30%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 661 (78.13%) Degree
2 306 (36.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 115 (13.59%) PhD
4 69 (8.16%) Master's Degree
5 31 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (3.55%) Security Cleared
7 21 (2.48%) MCSA
8 13 (1.54%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.42%) MCSE
9 12 (1.42%) TOGAF Certification
9 12 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (1.30%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (0.83%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.71%) CISSP
14 5 (0.59%) HND
14 5 (0.59%) MBA
15 4 (0.47%) CISA
15 4 (0.47%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.62%) QA
2 41 (4.85%) Accessibility
3 39 (4.61%) ISO 26262
4 23 (2.72%) CDISC
5 22 (2.60%) IEC 62304
6 18 (2.13%) IEC 61508
7 12 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.95%) GxP
9 6 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.35%) GDPR
12 2 (0.24%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.24%) HL7
12 2 (0.24%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.24%) NIST
12 2 (0.24%) SLA
13 1 (0.12%) DICOM
13 1 (0.12%) Good Clinical Practice
13 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 87 (10.28%) Docker
2 34 (4.02%) LXC
3 28 (3.31%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.59%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 64 (7.57%) Kubernetes
2 29 (3.43%) Terraform
3 28 (3.31%) Ansible
4 26 (3.07%) Cisco IPCC
5 9 (1.06%) Consul
5 9 (1.06%) Packer
6 6 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.71%) Prometheus
6 6 (0.71%) Puppet
6 6 (0.71%) SCCM
7 5 (0.59%) Data Guard
7 5 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.24%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.24%) Kibana
9 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.12%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 88 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.14%) Oracle
3 21 (2.48%) Facebook
4 20 (2.36%) ANSYS
4 20 (2.36%) Bloomberg
5 19 (2.25%) Google
6 16 (1.89%) VMware
7 15 (1.77%) MuleSoft
7 15 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.54%) Adobe
8 13 (1.54%) Cisco
9 12 (1.42%) ATG
9 12 (1.42%) NetApp
10 11 (1.30%) Splunk
11 6 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.71%) Varonis
12 5 (0.59%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.59%) Dataiku
12 5 (0.59%) Netlify
12 5 (0.59%) Refinitiv