Period
to 20 April 2018

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 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 34 60
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 52 78 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.01% 5.95% 3.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.56% 14.69% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 45 144 105
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,500 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 450 531 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.70% 40.47% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 345 439 444
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

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 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 50 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 47 (90.38%) Degree
2 36 (69.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (67.31%) Java
4 26 (50.00%) Banking
5 25 (48.08%) Finance
6 23 (44.23%) OLTP
6 23 (44.23%) MongoDB
6 23 (44.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (44.23%) NoSQL
6 23 (44.23%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (32.69%) Windows
7 17 (32.69%) SQL
7 17 (32.69%) Machine Learning
8 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
12 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (13.46%) Software Testing
13 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
14 6 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (11.54%) PHP
14 6 (11.54%) .NET
14 6 (11.54%) C#
14 6 (11.54%) Retail Banking
15 5 (9.62%) JSON

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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (44.23%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) Office 365
4 3 (5.77%) SaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 23 (44.23%) MongoDB
1 23 (44.23%) NoSQL
1 23 (44.23%) OLTP
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 26 (50.00%) Banking
2 25 (48.08%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Retail Banking
4 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Law
6 2 (3.85%) Marketing
6 2 (3.85%) Retail
7 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Machine Learning Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) IT Support
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Graduate
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Junior
8 5 (9.62%) Junior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
9 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.62%) JSON
2 5 (9.62%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) boto
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.92%) Java EE
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) Polymer
4 1 (1.92%) RESTful
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Web Components
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.69%) CCTV
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Machine Learning
2 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 7 (13.46%) Software Testing
3 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.62%) DevOps
4 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
4 5 (9.62%) Wealth Management
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Document Management
6 3 (5.77%) OO
6 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.77%) Time Management
7 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.85%) Microservices
7 2 (3.85%) Open Source
7 2 (3.85%) People Management
7 2 (3.85%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 6 (11.54%) C#
3 6 (11.54%) PHP
4 5 (9.62%) Python
4 5 (9.62%) VBA
5 4 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
6 2 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 47 (90.38%) Degree
2 36 (69.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Nagios
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Rundeck
2 2 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Sage
2 5 (9.62%) Telerik
2 5 (9.62%) Xamarin
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) Teradata