Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 46 41
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 9.37% 4.60% 4.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.32% 11.83% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 50
Luton median annual salary £37,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.92% +2.78% -7.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £73,375 £75,750 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

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 Luton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 202 279 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 51.14% 38.86% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 123 230 189
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.37%
10th Percentile £26,500 £31,500 £31,650
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £57,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Luton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Luton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Luton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 36 (97.30%) Degree
2 23 (62.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (54.05%) Mathematics
3 20 (54.05%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) MySQL
4 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) SDLC
6 14 (37.84%) REST
7 13 (35.14%) JBoss
7 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
8 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 7 (18.92%) C++
9 7 (18.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (18.92%) Retail
9 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
9 7 (18.92%) Release Management
9 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (16.22%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (16.22%) Change Management
10 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) OO

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 13 (35.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (16.22%) OLAP
2 6 (16.22%) OLTP
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) JMeter
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Mockito
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) Testopia
General
1 7 (18.92%) Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Database Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Software Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Integration Manager
9 1 (2.70%) IT Support Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Support Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) REST
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JMS
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) MFC
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) XForms
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Mathematics
2 15 (40.54%) SDLC
3 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (18.92%) Release Management
5 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.22%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) OO
6 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.51%) BPR
7 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) C++
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) Degree
2 23 (62.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (51.35%) Security Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) CA Agile Central