Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 33 46
Rank change year-on-year +20 +13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 103 72 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 13.83% 6.56% 5.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.29% 17.96% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 218 172 134
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £42,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -18.67% - +15.38%

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 Northampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 340 401 486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 45.64% 36.52% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 276 288 448
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £61,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 92 (89.32%) Degree
2 66 (64.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (47.57%) C++
4 48 (46.60%) Software Engineering
5 45 (43.69%) Mathematics
5 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (42.72%) C#
7 40 (38.83%) Windows
7 40 (38.83%) PhD
8 37 (35.92%) OO
9 36 (34.95%) Linux
10 34 (33.01%) Computer Vision
11 30 (29.13%) HTML
11 30 (29.13%) Physics
12 27 (26.21%) Java
13 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
13 25 (24.27%) Image Processing
14 24 (23.30%) SQL
14 24 (23.30%) Python
15 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
16 22 (21.36%) Algorithms
16 22 (21.36%) OOP
16 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
16 22 (21.36%) Scrum
17 20 (19.42%) CSS
18 19 (18.45%) C
18 19 (18.45%) .NET
19 18 (17.48%) Games
20 17 (16.50%) Electronics
21 16 (15.53%) MATLAB

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:

Applications
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (6.80%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) GitHub
2 8 (7.77%) SaaS
3 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.88%) Big Data
3 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.62%) JUnit
3 11 (10.68%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.68%) FitNesse
3 11 (10.68%) JMeter
3 11 (10.68%) NUnit
3 11 (10.68%) Ranorex
3 11 (10.68%) Selenium
3 11 (10.68%) SoapUI
3 11 (10.68%) TestNG
3 11 (10.68%) WebDriver
4 10 (9.71%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.80%) LabVIEW
6 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.91%) Subversion
General
1 18 (17.48%) Games
2 17 (16.50%) Electronics
3 11 (10.68%) Finance
4 8 (7.77%) Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.97%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 26 (25.24%) C++ Software Engineer
2 26 (25.24%) Software Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Software Developer
4 13 (12.62%) C Software Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Computer Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Graduate
6 10 (9.71%) Analyst
6 10 (9.71%) C# Software Engineer
7 9 (8.74%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Embedded Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Embedded Software Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Research Scientist
8 8 (7.77%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) HTML
2 20 (19.42%) CSS
3 19 (18.45%) .NET
4 13 (12.62%) Web Services
5 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.74%) J2EE
6 9 (8.74%) JSP
7 8 (7.77%) .NET Framework
7 8 (7.77%) Entity Framework
7 8 (7.77%) WCF
8 7 (6.80%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.80%) RESTful
8 7 (6.80%) Spring
8 7 (6.80%) XML
9 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (5.83%) LINQ
10 4 (3.88%) HTML5
10 4 (3.88%) jQuery
10 4 (3.88%) Yocto
11 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.83%) Windows
2 36 (34.95%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Software Engineering
2 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (43.69%) Mathematics
3 37 (35.92%) OO
4 34 (33.01%) Computer Vision
5 30 (29.13%) Physics
6 25 (24.27%) Image Processing
7 22 (21.36%) OOP
7 22 (21.36%) Scrum
8 16 (15.53%) Signal Processing
9 12 (11.65%) Machine Learning
10 11 (10.68%) Test Automation
11 10 (9.71%) BDD
11 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.71%) Open Source
11 10 (9.71%) TDD
11 10 (9.71%) Web Development
12 9 (8.74%) MVC
13 8 (7.77%) CRM
14 7 (6.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) C++
2 44 (42.72%) C#
3 27 (26.21%) Java
4 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
5 24 (23.30%) Python
5 24 (23.30%) SQL
6 19 (18.45%) C
7 16 (15.53%) MATLAB
8 6 (5.83%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.88%) VBA
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 92 (89.32%) Degree
2 66 (64.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (38.83%) PhD
4 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.77%) MCITP
6 7 (6.80%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.97%) CCNA
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCDST
7 1 (0.97%) MCSE
7 1 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Firmware
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) Sun
3 6 (5.83%) SAP
4 4 (3.88%) Tableau
5 3 (2.91%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.97%) IBM
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