Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 12 29
Rank change year-on-year -49 +17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 99 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.41% 14.43% 8.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.21% 29.82% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 44 128 198
Northampton median annual salary £35,750 £29,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.28% -13.43% -4.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,175 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,125 £63,625 £42,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +29.31% -13.43% -4.29%

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 304 332 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 36.98% 48.40% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 218 251 217
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -16.67% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -6.25%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (75.00%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) Finance
4 15 (53.57%) Physics
5 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (46.43%) Retail Banking
6 13 (46.43%) RESTful
6 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
6 13 (46.43%) Gradle
6 13 (46.43%) Docker
6 13 (46.43%) Microservices
6 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
6 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (39.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
7 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
8 10 (35.71%) OLTP
8 10 (35.71%) SOA
8 10 (35.71%) Open Source
9 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (32.14%) Coaching
9 9 (32.14%) OO
9 9 (32.14%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (32.14%) Fraud Detection
10 8 (28.57%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
11 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (21.43%) TDD
11 6 (21.43%) HTML

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 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.14%) Confluence
1 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
2 10 (35.71%) OLTP
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) HBase
4 1 (3.57%) Impala
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
1 13 (46.43%) Gradle
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 13 (46.43%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Graduate
3 9 (32.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Graduate Java Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (3.57%) Forensic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) RESTful
1 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
2 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) LINQ
4 1 (3.57%) MLlib
4 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.57%) NumPy
4 1 (3.57%) Pandas
4 1 (3.57%) PySpark
4 1 (3.57%) scikit-learn
4 1 (3.57%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) CentOS
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Physics
2 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) Microservices
3 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (39.29%) Machine Learning
5 10 (35.71%) Open Source
5 10 (35.71%) SOA
6 9 (32.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (32.14%) Coaching
6 9 (32.14%) Fraud Detection
6 9 (32.14%) OO
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (21.43%) OOD
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Case Management
9 3 (10.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 2 (7.14%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (3.57%) CEH
4 1 (3.57%) CEPT
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) GCFE
4 1 (3.57%) GPEN
4 1 (3.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) EnCase
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Cellebrite
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Pega
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore