Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 9 26
Rank change year-on-year -58 +17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 122 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.56% 16.42% 8.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.62% 33.06% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 212 204
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £30,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.23% -9.70% -4.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,125 £42,500 £42,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,500 £30,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +32.79% -8.96% -16.25%

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 Northampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 302 369 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 33.59% 49.66% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 281 241
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,200 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,775 £58,750 £57,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,259
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.42% -9.35%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Northampton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Northampton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Northampton over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) Physics
3 14 (60.87%) Microservices
4 13 (56.52%) Spring Boot
4 13 (56.52%) Docker
4 13 (56.52%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (56.52%) RESTful
4 13 (56.52%) Cucumber
4 13 (56.52%) MongoDB
4 13 (56.52%) Gradle
4 13 (56.52%) Mathematics
4 13 (56.52%) Retail Banking
5 12 (52.17%) Open Source
6 11 (47.83%) OO
7 10 (43.48%) SOA
7 10 (43.48%) OLTP
8 9 (39.13%) Machine Learning
8 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (39.13%) Coaching
8 9 (39.13%) Fraud Detection
8 9 (39.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (26.09%) OOD
9 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
9 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle
10 5 (21.74%) SQL

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MongoDB
2 10 (43.48%) OLTP
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Cucumber
1 13 (56.52%) Gradle
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Java Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Software Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Graduate
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) VMWare Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) RESTful
1 13 (56.52%) Spring Boot
2 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Kafka
4 1 (4.35%) LINQ
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) CentOS
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Microservices
1 14 (60.87%) Physics
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 13 (56.52%) Mathematics
2 13 (56.52%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (52.17%) Open Source
4 11 (47.83%) OO
5 10 (43.48%) SOA
6 9 (39.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (39.13%) Coaching
6 9 (39.13%) Fraud Detection
6 9 (39.13%) Machine Learning
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) OOD
8 3 (13.04%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.70%) Release Management
9 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.70%) HNC
3 2 (8.70%) HND
3 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) QA
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Pega
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore