Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 30 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 31 41 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.12% 7.37% 9.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.30% 17.45% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 54
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +73.08% -22.39%
10th Percentile £21,500 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £72,500 £50,000
Suffolk median annual salary £26,000 £45,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -42.22% +73.08% -8.77%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 139 235 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 36.39% 42.27% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 127 213 305
Ipswich median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £21,450
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,750
Suffolk median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Ipswich

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Ipswich

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Ipswich over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 23 (74.19%) Degree
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) CSS
4 14 (45.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (38.71%) Java
5 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) Node.js
7 10 (32.26%) Apple iOS
7 10 (32.26%) C#
7 10 (32.26%) PHP
7 10 (32.26%) MySQL
8 9 (29.03%) C
8 9 (29.03%) C++
8 9 (29.03%) MVC
8 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
8 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (29.03%) Mobile Development
9 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
9 8 (25.81%) Retail
9 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
9 8 (25.81%) Objective-C
9 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
10 7 (22.58%) Release Management
10 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.68%) Couchbase
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.45%) Looker
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Digital Economy
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Graduate
3 9 (29.03%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (25.81%) iOS Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Junior
6 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) CSS
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) Node.js
3 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
3 7 (22.58%) React
4 6 (19.35%) .NET
4 6 (19.35%) RESTful
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (16.13%) WCF
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) Kendo UI
6 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (9.68%) CSS3
7 3 (9.68%) Ember.js
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
7 3 (9.68%) JSON
7 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) PMI
3 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.45%) PDA
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (29.03%) Mathematics
3 9 (29.03%) Mobile Development
3 9 (29.03%) MVC
4 8 (25.81%) iOS Development
4 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
5 7 (22.58%) Release Management
5 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Planning and Forecasting
7 5 (16.13%) Analytics
7 5 (16.13%) ArchiMate
7 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (16.13%) ERP
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
8 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) PHP
4 9 (29.03%) C
4 9 (29.03%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) Objective-C
6 7 (22.58%) Apple Swift
7 6 (19.35%) Embedded C
7 6 (19.35%) Embedded C++
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 3 (9.68%) ES6
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 2 (6.45%) MCSD
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Tableau