Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 34 30
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 100 72 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 14.45% 7.35% 7.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.95% 22.64% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 120 159 190
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.43% -4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,475 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £42,500 £42,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.43% -4.29% +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 Northampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 313 318 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 45.23% 32.45% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 236 215 496
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.96% -5.63% +3.23%

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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 91 (91.00%) Degree
2 64 (64.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (47.00%) Software Engineering
4 43 (43.00%) C++
5 40 (40.00%) C#
5 40 (40.00%) Java
6 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (36.00%) Computer Vision
7 34 (34.00%) Linux
8 33 (33.00%) Python
8 33 (33.00%) Scrum
8 33 (33.00%) GitHub
9 31 (31.00%) Mathematics
10 28 (28.00%) Windows
10 28 (28.00%) SQL
11 25 (25.00%) Algorithms
12 24 (24.00%) Machine Learning
12 24 (24.00%) PhD
12 24 (24.00%) Finance
12 24 (24.00%) Games
13 23 (23.00%) Physics
14 21 (21.00%) Banking
14 21 (21.00%) Electronics
14 21 (21.00%) Microsoft
14 21 (21.00%) HTML
15 20 (20.00%) Visual Studio
15 20 (20.00%) Windows 7
16 19 (19.00%) MongoDB
17 18 (18.00%) OO
18 17 (17.00%) OLTP

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 17 (17.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) EPLAN
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (33.00%) GitHub
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.00%) Office 365
4 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Profibus
1 1 (1.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) MongoDB
2 17 (17.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (17.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (17.00%) OLTP
3 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (16.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.00%) JMeter
3 2 (2.00%) JUnit
3 2 (2.00%) NUnit
3 2 (2.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (2.00%) Selenium
3 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.00%) TestNG
3 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
1 24 (24.00%) Games
2 21 (21.00%) Banking
2 21 (21.00%) Electronics
3 9 (9.00%) Retail Banking
4 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (7.00%) Retail
6 5 (5.00%) Marketing
6 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Developer
2 39 (39.00%) Software Engineer
3 38 (38.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (26.00%) Graduate
5 17 (17.00%) C++ Developer
5 17 (17.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 17 (17.00%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Analyst
6 16 (16.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 16 (16.00%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (16.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 16 (16.00%) IT Support
6 16 (16.00%) Software Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Support Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) IT Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) HTML
2 14 (14.00%) .NET
3 12 (12.00%) HTML5
4 10 (10.00%) CSS
5 9 (9.00%) Polymer
5 9 (9.00%) Web Components
6 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.00%) LINQ
7 6 (6.00%) WCF
8 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.00%) CSS3
9 3 (3.00%) Django
10 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.00%) D3.js
10 2 (2.00%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.00%) Node.js
10 2 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 9 (9.00%) Video\Live Streaming
3 6 (6.00%) CCTV
3 6 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.00%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.00%) Linux
2 28 (28.00%) Windows
3 20 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 17 (17.00%) Windows Server
5 16 (16.00%) Embedded Linux
6 14 (14.00%) Windows 8
6 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.00%) Computer Vision
3 33 (33.00%) Scrum
4 31 (31.00%) Mathematics
5 24 (24.00%) Machine Learning
6 23 (23.00%) Physics
7 18 (18.00%) OO
8 14 (14.00%) Software Testing
8 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (12.00%) MVC
10 11 (11.00%) Front End Development
10 11 (11.00%) Open Source
11 10 (10.00%) Document Management
11 10 (10.00%) OOP
12 9 (9.00%) Multithreading
12 9 (9.00%) Neural Network
13 8 (8.00%) Image Processing
13 8 (8.00%) Web Development
14 7 (7.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.00%) C++
2 40 (40.00%) C#
2 40 (40.00%) Java
3 33 (33.00%) Python
4 28 (28.00%) SQL
5 16 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.00%) C
7 5 (5.00%) Scala
7 5 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 91 (91.00%) Degree
2 64 (64.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (24.00%) PhD
4 1 (1.00%) HNC
4 1 (1.00%) HND
4 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Google
3 5 (5.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle
5 1 (1.00%) Siemens