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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 644 577 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.35% 8.56% 6.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.06% 20.35% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 502 500 501
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 2677 2836 3433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 43.00% 42.07% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2117 2373 2750
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -2 296 £42,500 -5.55% 57
Hertfordshire +12 216 £42,500 -5.55% 18
Essex -3 59 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Bedfordshire +7 37 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Suffolk -1 30 £30,000 +10.59% 6
Norfolk -12 6 £26,000 -35.00% 2
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 894 (73.34%) Degree
2 536 (43.97%) Software Engineering
3 508 (41.67%) Java
4 460 (37.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 426 (34.95%) Mathematics
6 395 (32.40%) C++
7 359 (29.45%) Python
8 356 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
9 331 (27.15%) JavaScript
10 293 (24.04%) C#
11 279 (22.89%) Physics
12 276 (22.64%) SQL
13 270 (22.15%) HTML
14 226 (18.54%) OO
15 212 (17.39%) CSS
16 198 (16.24%) Linux
17 191 (15.67%) .NET
18 179 (14.68%) C
19 175 (14.36%) Algorithms
20 172 (14.11%) Oracle
21 165 (13.54%) Windows
22 162 (13.29%) SQL Server
23 153 (12.55%) AngularJS
24 149 (12.22%) PhD
25 148 (12.14%) Microsoft
26 143 (11.73%) MVC
27 137 (11.24%) MATLAB
28 136 (11.16%) ASP.NET
29 134 (10.99%) HTML5
30 128 (10.50%) Amazon AWS

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 (5.00%) JBoss
2 36 (2.95%) Apache Spark
2 36 (2.95%) Tomcat
3 33 (2.71%) WebSphere
4 31 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.54%) WebLogic
5 30 (2.46%) Apache
6 28 (2.30%) GlassFish
7 27 (2.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 27 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 26 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (1.64%) OpenStack
10 16 (1.31%) nginx
11 15 (1.23%) Apache Pig
12 13 (1.07%) IIS
13 12 (0.98%) Confluence
14 10 (0.82%) ColdFusion
15 9 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
16 8 (0.66%) Skype for Business
17 6 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Simulink
6 1 (0.082%) GIMP
6 1 (0.082%) SPSS
6 1 (0.082%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (0.57%) Magento
2 5 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 128 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (3.36%) Office 365
4 20 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.48%) SaaS
6 16 (1.31%) GitHub
7 14 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (0.66%) PaaS
10 4 (0.33%) IaaS
11 3 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.082%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.082%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.59%) Internet
2 54 (4.43%) Wireless
3 42 (3.45%) Bluetooth
4 39 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
5 31 (2.54%) Firewall
6 22 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.48%) DVB
7 18 (1.48%) LTE
8 11 (0.90%) HTTP
9 8 (0.66%) Skype
10 7 (0.57%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (0.57%) SAN
11 6 (0.49%) LAN
11 6 (0.49%) Network Security
11 6 (0.49%) WAN
12 5 (0.41%) DNS
12 5 (0.41%) OFDM
12 5 (0.41%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 125 (10.25%) NoSQL
3 91 (7.47%) MySQL
4 86 (7.05%) Relational Database
5 71 (5.82%) MongoDB
6 69 (5.66%) Big Data
7 41 (3.36%) RDBMS
8 30 (2.46%) Oracle Database
9 26 (2.13%) CouchDB
10 22 (1.80%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (1.64%) Data Mining
12 20 (1.64%) HBase
13 18 (1.48%) Redis
14 13 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.07%) Geospatial Data
15 12 (0.98%) GIS
16 11 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 121 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 84 (6.89%) NUnit
3 78 (6.40%) Visual Studio
4 70 (5.74%) LabVIEW
5 60 (4.92%) Maven
6 53 (4.35%) Selenium
7 47 (3.86%) Gradle
8 43 (3.53%) Ant
8 43 (3.53%) JIRA
9 40 (3.28%) Subversion
10 38 (3.12%) TeamCity
11 34 (2.79%) Moq
12 33 (2.71%) MSTest
13 27 (2.21%) Jasmine
13 27 (2.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 23 (1.89%) Jenkins
15 17 (1.39%) Eclipse
15 17 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
16 15 (1.23%) JUnit
16 15 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 99 (8.12%) Finance
3 50 (4.10%) Retail
4 48 (3.94%) Advertising
5 44 (3.61%) Electronics
6 34 (2.79%) Games
7 27 (2.21%) Aerospace
7 27 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 23 (1.89%) Automotive
9 13 (1.07%) Law
10 11 (0.90%) Banking
11 10 (0.82%) Marketing
12 8 (0.66%) French Language
12 8 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.49%) Legal
14 5 (0.41%) Publishing
15 4 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.25%) Italian Language
17 2 (0.16%) Back Office
17 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 593 (48.65%) Developer
2 268 (21.99%) Software Engineer
3 223 (18.29%) Java Developer
4 209 (17.15%) Graduate
5 147 (12.06%) Software Developer
6 108 (8.86%) Senior Developer
7 106 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 98 (8.04%) Graduate Developer
9 84 (6.89%) C# Developer
10 82 (6.73%) Analyst
11 78 (6.40%) Java Engineer
12 75 (6.15%) .NET Developer
13 70 (5.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 69 (5.66%) C++ Developer
15 65 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
16 61 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 58 (4.76%) Junior
18 57 (4.68%) C++ Software Developer
19 54 (4.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
19 54 (4.43%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (22.15%) HTML
2 212 (17.39%) CSS
3 191 (15.67%) .NET
4 153 (12.55%) AngularJS
5 136 (11.16%) ASP.NET
6 134 (10.99%) HTML5
7 118 (9.68%) jQuery
8 97 (7.96%) Spring
9 84 (6.89%) Node.js
10 77 (6.32%) Java EE
11 69 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 64 (5.25%) CSS3
12 64 (5.25%) JSON
13 62 (5.09%) Ajax
13 62 (5.09%) Web Services
14 61 (5.00%) J2EE
15 57 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 56 (4.59%) Angular 2
17 55 (4.51%) Hibernate
18 51 (4.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 175 (14.36%) Algorithms
2 105 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 50 (4.10%) Data Structures
5 40 (3.28%) User Experience
6 37 (3.04%) Internet of Things
7 32 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 26 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
9 26 (2.13%) Life Science
10 25 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
11 24 (1.97%) Virtual Team
12 21 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (1.39%) Smartphone
14 16 (1.31%) 3D Printing
14 16 (1.31%) Data Centre
14 16 (1.31%) Fintech
14 16 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (1.23%) Private Cloud
16 12 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 198 (16.24%) Linux
2 165 (13.54%) Windows
3 54 (4.43%) Android
4 51 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 43 (3.53%) Unix
6 30 (2.46%) Windows Server
7 18 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.98%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.82%) VMS
9 10 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.49%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.25%) CentOS
12 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.082%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (43.97%) Software Engineering
2 426 (34.95%) Mathematics
3 356 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
4 279 (22.89%) Physics
5 226 (18.54%) OO
6 143 (11.73%) MVC
7 125 (10.25%) SDLC
7 125 (10.25%) Web Development
8 113 (9.27%) Machine Learning
9 94 (7.71%) OOD
9 94 (7.71%) Test Automation
10 88 (7.22%) Signal Processing
11 87 (7.14%) Scrum
12 78 (6.40%) OOP
13 77 (6.32%) E-Commerce
14 76 (6.23%) Statistics
15 74 (6.07%) Project Management
16 67 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
17 66 (5.41%) TDD
18 62 (5.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 508 (41.67%) Java
2 395 (32.40%) C++
3 359 (29.45%) Python
4 331 (27.15%) JavaScript
5 293 (24.04%) C#
6 276 (22.64%) SQL
7 179 (14.68%) C
8 137 (11.24%) MATLAB
9 89 (7.30%) Perl
10 66 (5.41%) PL/SQL
11 45 (3.69%) Ruby
12 43 (3.53%) PHP
13 39 (3.20%) PowerShell
14 35 (2.87%) Embedded C
15 28 (2.30%) R
15 28 (2.30%) T-SQL
16 27 (2.21%) TypeScript
17 24 (1.97%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.97%) Embedded C++
18 23 (1.89%) Julia
Qualifications
1 894 (73.34%) Degree
2 460 (37.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 149 (12.22%) PhD
4 56 (4.59%) Security Cleared
5 50 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (3.86%) Numerate Degree
7 28 (2.30%) MCP
8 22 (1.80%) ISEB
9 20 (1.64%) MCSA
10 18 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.39%) Master's Degree
12 12 (0.98%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.98%) Postgraduate
13 10 (0.82%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.66%) MCITP
14 8 (0.66%) MCSE
15 7 (0.57%) CBAP
15 7 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.57%) HND
15 7 (0.57%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.18%) QA
2 19 (1.56%) SLA
3 8 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.41%) GxP
5 3 (0.25%) MISRA
6 1 (0.082%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (4.35%) Docker
2 29 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.64%) Firmware
4 16 (1.31%) KVM
4 16 (1.31%) LXC
5 15 (1.23%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.98%) Terminal Server
7 8 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.16%) QEMU
9 2 (0.16%) Xen
10 1 (0.082%) HDFS
10 1 (0.082%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.082%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (2.54%) Puppet
2 18 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.98%) SCCM
4 11 (0.90%) Packer
5 8 (0.66%) Ansible
6 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (0.41%) Kibana
7 5 (0.41%) Nagios
8 4 (0.33%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.25%) cPanel
9 3 (0.25%) Plesk
9 3 (0.25%) Terraform
10 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.082%) Consul
11 1 (0.082%) Grafana
11 1 (0.082%) Graphite
11 1 (0.082%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.082%) logstash
11 1 (0.082%) Mesos
Vendors
1 172 (14.11%) Oracle
2 148 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 33 (2.71%) VMware
4 32 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 28 (2.30%) Citrix
6 17 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.15%) Cisco
7 14 (1.15%) Google
8 12 (0.98%) Sitecore
9 10 (0.82%) Brocade
9 10 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
10 9 (0.74%) Juniper
10 9 (0.74%) SAP
11 8 (0.66%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.57%) Facebook
12 7 (0.57%) Twitter
13 6 (0.49%) Demandware
13 6 (0.49%) hybris
13 6 (0.49%) IBM
13 6 (0.49%) Tableau
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 20 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health +more
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 13 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock options
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Bulletproof
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£75,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-45k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Starting Package
Posted: 3 days ago