Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 37 37
Rank change year-on-year +20 0 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 79 61 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 11.45% 6.83% 6.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.62% 20.13% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 154
Northampton median annual salary £29,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.43% -4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £46,250 £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 286 303 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 41.45% 33.93% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 224 228 430
Northampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,750 £21,475
90th Percentile £64,625 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 70 (88.61%) Degree
2 56 (70.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
3 34 (43.04%) Java
4 29 (36.71%) C++
5 26 (32.91%) Linux
5 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (32.91%) Computer Vision
6 25 (31.65%) GitHub
6 25 (31.65%) Python
6 25 (31.65%) Scrum
7 24 (30.38%) Finance
7 24 (30.38%) Windows
7 24 (30.38%) Banking
8 23 (29.11%) MongoDB
8 23 (29.11%) Machine Learning
9 21 (26.58%) OLTP
9 21 (26.58%) C#
9 21 (26.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (26.58%) NoSQL
9 21 (26.58%) Mathematics
9 21 (26.58%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (26.58%) Algorithms
10 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
10 20 (25.32%) SQL
11 17 (21.52%) Physics
11 17 (21.52%) Windows Server
12 16 (20.25%) PhD
12 16 (20.25%) Games
13 15 (18.99%) Electronics

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 21 (26.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) EPLAN
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.65%) GitHub
2 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.59%) Office 365
4 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Profibus
1 1 (1.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) MongoDB
2 21 (26.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 21 (26.58%) NoSQL
2 21 (26.58%) OLTP
3 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
1 12 (15.19%) Subversion
1 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 24 (30.38%) Banking
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 16 (20.25%) Games
3 15 (18.99%) Electronics
4 9 (11.39%) Retail Banking
5 6 (7.59%) Retail
6 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.06%) Law
6 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.80%) Marketing
7 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) Software Engineer
3 26 (32.91%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (27.85%) Graduate
5 16 (20.25%) Analyst
5 16 (20.25%) IT Support
5 16 (20.25%) Support Analyst
6 15 (18.99%) Java Developer
7 13 (16.46%) C++ Developer
7 13 (16.46%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 13 (16.46%) Graduate Developer
8 12 (15.19%) C++ Software Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (15.19%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (15.19%) Graduate Software Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 12 (15.19%) IT Analyst
8 12 (15.19%) IT Support Analyst
8 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) HTML
2 10 (12.66%) HTML5
3 9 (11.39%) Polymer
3 9 (11.39%) Web Components
4 4 (5.06%) CSS
5 3 (3.80%) .NET
5 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.53%) Angular 2
6 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.53%) D3.js
6 2 (2.53%) Electron Framework
6 2 (2.53%) Node.js
6 2 (2.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.27%) CSS3
7 1 (1.27%) Django
7 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Algorithms
2 9 (11.39%) Video\Live Streaming
3 6 (7.59%) CCTV
4 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Linux
2 24 (30.38%) Windows
3 20 (25.32%) Windows 7
4 17 (21.52%) Windows Server
5 14 (17.72%) Windows 8
5 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (15.19%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (7.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) Computer Vision
3 25 (31.65%) Scrum
4 23 (29.11%) Machine Learning
5 21 (26.58%) Mathematics
6 17 (21.52%) Physics
7 14 (17.72%) Software Testing
7 14 (17.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Document Management
9 9 (11.39%) Front End Development
9 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
9 9 (11.39%) Neural Network
9 9 (11.39%) Open Source
10 7 (8.86%) SDLC
11 6 (7.59%) People Management
12 5 (6.33%) OO
13 4 (5.06%) OOP
13 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
13 4 (5.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) Java
2 29 (36.71%) C++
3 25 (31.65%) Python
4 21 (26.58%) C#
5 20 (25.32%) SQL
6 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.06%) C
8 3 (3.80%) Scala
8 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (88.61%) Degree
2 56 (70.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (20.25%) PhD
4 1 (1.27%) HNC
4 1 (1.27%) HND
4 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PMP
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Google
3 3 (3.80%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Siemens