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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.65% 8.59% 8.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.93% 18.06% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 38
Median salary £57,500 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +139.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £17,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Ipswich with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 67 155 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 31.16% 47.55% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78 304 289
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (36.84%) Retail
4 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
5 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
5 6 (31.58%) ERP
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) ArchiMate
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.79%) Release Management
8 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.79%) RESTful
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) React
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) SOLID
9 2 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) SCons
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Economy
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Graduate
3 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.79%) React
3 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Kendo UI
4 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 6 (31.58%) ArchiMate
2 6 (31.58%) ERP
2 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) SOLID
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) ES6
4 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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