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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 46 51
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 45 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.72% 4.00% 3.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.44% 10.82% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 22
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 164 194 240
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 42.71% 36.95% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 142 152 213
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 56 (84.85%) Degree
2 37 (56.06%) Windows
3 28 (42.42%) C++
4 27 (40.91%) Mathematics
5 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (36.36%) Linux
6 22 (33.33%) PhD
6 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 20 (30.30%) Physics
7 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
7 20 (30.30%) Computer Vision
8 17 (25.76%) Algorithms
8 17 (25.76%) C#
8 17 (25.76%) SQL
8 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
9 15 (22.73%) Finance
9 15 (22.73%) OO
10 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 14 (21.21%) MATLAB
10 14 (21.21%) Image Processing
10 14 (21.21%) Signal Processing
11 12 (18.18%) SaaS
11 12 (18.18%) Retail
11 12 (18.18%) HTML
11 12 (18.18%) Python
12 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (15.15%) Java
14 9 (13.64%) Electronics
14 9 (13.64%) Scrum

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 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (9.09%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) Big Data
3 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
2 8 (12.12%) JUnit
3 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) LabVIEW
4 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.06%) Artifactory
5 4 (6.06%) FitNesse
5 4 (6.06%) Gradle
5 4 (6.06%) JMeter
5 4 (6.06%) NUnit
5 4 (6.06%) Ranorex
5 4 (6.06%) Selenium
5 4 (6.06%) SoapUI
5 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (6.06%) TestNG
5 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Retail
3 9 (13.64%) Electronics
4 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
5 6 (9.09%) Games
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Graduate
2 11 (16.67%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) IT Support
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.12%) Graduate Applications Support
5 8 (12.12%) IT Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Junior
5 8 (12.12%) Research Scientist
6 6 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Computer Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Graduate IT Support
6 6 (9.09%) IT Graduate
6 6 (9.09%) Junior Applications Support
6 6 (9.09%) Junior IT Support
7 5 (7.58%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) Web Services
3 8 (12.12%) CSS
4 7 (10.61%) .NET
5 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.06%) HTML5
6 4 (6.06%) J2EE
6 4 (6.06%) JMS
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.06%) REST
6 4 (6.06%) Spring
6 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.03%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Algorithms
2 11 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) EPoS
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 3 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Mathematics
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 20 (30.30%) Computer Vision
4 20 (30.30%) Physics
5 15 (22.73%) OO
6 14 (21.21%) Image Processing
6 14 (21.21%) Signal Processing
7 9 (13.64%) Scrum
8 8 (12.12%) CRM
8 8 (12.12%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (12.12%) Machine Learning
8 8 (12.12%) OOP
8 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 6 (9.09%) BDD
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.06%) Data Management
10 4 (6.06%) Refactoring
10 4 (6.06%) Statistics
10 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) C++
2 17 (25.76%) C#
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) MATLAB
4 12 (18.18%) Python
5 10 (15.15%) Java
6 9 (13.64%) C
7 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.55%) VBA
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (84.85%) Degree
2 22 (33.33%) PhD
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (12.12%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.52%) MCDST
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) hybris
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (1.52%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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