The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 29 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 73 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.44% 6.58% 4.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.29% 18.65% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 44
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.98% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 258 252 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 43.95% 35.29% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 215 174 304
Median salary £37,500 £36,009 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.14% -9.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Northamptonshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +12 64 £32,500 -2.98% 6
Brackley - 2 £57,500 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 95 (87.96%) Degree
2 60 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (48.15%) Mathematics
4 45 (41.67%) C++
4 45 (41.67%) Windows
5 41 (37.96%) Software Engineering
6 40 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (35.19%) Physics
8 36 (33.33%) Linux
9 35 (32.41%) PhD
9 35 (32.41%) C#
10 28 (25.93%) OO
10 28 (25.93%) Computer Vision
11 27 (25.00%) SQL
12 26 (24.07%) HTML
13 24 (22.22%) Java
14 23 (21.30%) C
14 23 (21.30%) Python
14 23 (21.30%) Image Processing
15 22 (20.37%) Algorithms
16 21 (19.44%) JavaScript
17 20 (18.52%) OOP
17 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
18 17 (15.74%) Scrum
18 17 (15.74%) CSS
18 17 (15.74%) MATLAB
19 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
19 16 (14.81%) Signal Processing
20 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
21 14 (12.96%) Finance

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (12.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (6.48%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.11%) SaaS
2 8 (7.41%) GitHub
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.70%) Big Data
3 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.04%) JUnit
3 11 (10.19%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.19%) FitNesse
3 11 (10.19%) JMeter
3 11 (10.19%) NUnit
3 11 (10.19%) Ranorex
3 11 (10.19%) Selenium
3 11 (10.19%) SoapUI
3 11 (10.19%) TestNG
3 11 (10.19%) WebDriver
4 7 (6.48%) LabVIEW
5 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (12.96%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Games
3 12 (11.11%) Electronics
4 8 (7.41%) Banking
5 6 (5.56%) Retail
6 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Law
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) C++ Software Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.74%) Analyst
4 16 (14.81%) Graduate
4 16 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 11 (10.19%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Computer Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
6 9 (8.33%) IT Support
6 9 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Research Scientist
7 8 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) IT Manager
8 7 (6.48%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Applications Support
8 7 (6.48%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.07%) HTML
2 17 (15.74%) CSS
3 11 (10.19%) .NET
3 11 (10.19%) Web Services
4 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (8.33%) J2EE
4 9 (8.33%) JSP
5 7 (6.48%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.48%) Entity Framework
5 7 (6.48%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.48%) RESTful
5 7 (6.48%) Spring
5 7 (6.48%) XML
6 4 (3.70%) jQuery
6 4 (3.70%) Node.js
6 4 (3.70%) Yocto
7 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.78%) D3.js
7 3 (2.78%) HTML5
7 3 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) SCADA
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.67%) Windows
2 36 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (4.63%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.15%) Mathematics
2 41 (37.96%) Software Engineering
3 40 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (35.19%) Physics
5 28 (25.93%) Computer Vision
5 28 (25.93%) OO
6 23 (21.30%) Image Processing
7 20 (18.52%) OOP
8 17 (15.74%) Scrum
9 16 (14.81%) Signal Processing
10 11 (10.19%) Machine Learning
10 11 (10.19%) Test Automation
11 9 (8.33%) BDD
11 9 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.33%) Open Source
11 9 (8.33%) TDD
12 8 (7.41%) CRM
12 8 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (7.41%) Web Development
13 6 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) C++
2 35 (32.41%) C#
3 27 (25.00%) SQL
4 24 (22.22%) Java
5 23 (21.30%) C
5 23 (21.30%) Python
6 21 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 17 (15.74%) MATLAB
8 6 (5.56%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.63%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.70%) VBA
11 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (87.96%) Degree
2 60 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (32.41%) PhD
4 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.41%) MCITP
6 7 (6.48%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.85%) HNC
7 2 (1.85%) HND
7 2 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.93%) CCNA
8 1 (0.93%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.93%) GIAC
8 1 (0.93%) GPEN
8 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.93%) MCDST
8 1 (0.93%) MCSE
8 1 (0.93%) SANS
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Firmware
2 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Oracle
3 7 (6.48%) Sun
4 4 (3.70%) SAP
4 4 (3.70%) Tableau
5 2 (1.85%) VMware
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