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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 64 61
Rank change year-on-year +39 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 38 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.71% 2.25% 2.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.27% 6.18% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 18
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 220 275 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 38.87% 36.47% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 187 204 232
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +33 28 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Brackley - 3 £47,500 - 1
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 68 (91.89%) Degree
2 27 (36.49%) Windows
3 23 (31.08%) Mathematics
4 22 (29.73%) C#
4 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
5 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (28.38%) HTML
6 20 (27.03%) C++
6 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
7 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.68%) CSS
7 19 (25.68%) Physics
8 18 (24.32%) .NET
9 16 (21.62%) SQL
9 16 (21.62%) MVC
9 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 15 (20.27%) HTML5
10 15 (20.27%) Finance
10 15 (20.27%) Retail
10 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
10 15 (20.27%) Computer Vision
11 14 (18.92%) Linux
12 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
12 13 (17.57%) Scrum
13 12 (16.22%) PhD
13 12 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (14.86%) SaaS
14 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
14 11 (14.86%) Java

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 2 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) Maple
4 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.46%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.70%) Big Data
5 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.16%) Cucumber
2 9 (12.16%) JUnit
3 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.11%) Artifactory
4 6 (8.11%) Gradle
4 6 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.76%) Grunt
5 5 (6.76%) gulp
5 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.05%) FitNesse
7 3 (4.05%) JMeter
7 3 (4.05%) NUnit
7 3 (4.05%) Ranorex
7 3 (4.05%) Selenium
7 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.05%) TestNG
7 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
1 15 (20.27%) Retail
2 9 (12.16%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.81%) Games
4 3 (4.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Graduate
2 16 (21.62%) Junior
3 10 (13.51%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.16%) Graduate Applications Support
4 9 (12.16%) IT Manager
4 9 (12.16%) IT Support
5 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (8.11%) IT Graduate
7 6 (8.11%) Junior IT Support
7 6 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) HTML
2 19 (25.68%) CSS
3 18 (24.32%) .NET
4 15 (20.27%) HTML5
5 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.86%) AngularJS
7 10 (13.51%) Web Services
8 9 (12.16%) CSS3
9 8 (10.81%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.11%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (8.11%) J2EE
10 6 (8.11%) JMS
10 6 (8.11%) jQuery
10 6 (8.11%) JSON
10 6 (8.11%) REST
10 6 (8.11%) Spring
10 6 (8.11%) Spring MVC
11 2 (2.70%) D3.js
11 2 (2.70%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) EPoS
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Unix
4 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Mathematics
2 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.68%) Physics
5 16 (21.62%) MVC
6 15 (20.27%) Computer Vision
7 13 (17.57%) Scrum
8 10 (13.51%) Web Development
9 9 (12.16%) CRM
9 9 (12.16%) Knowledge Management
9 9 (12.16%) TDD
10 7 (9.46%) BDD
11 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (8.11%) Refactoring
12 5 (6.76%) Data Management
12 5 (6.76%) OO
12 5 (6.76%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
13 4 (5.41%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) C#
2 20 (27.03%) C++
2 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) Java
5 7 (9.46%) Python
6 6 (8.11%) C
7 4 (5.41%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.70%) VBA
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.35%) Scala
9 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (91.89%) Degree
2 12 (16.22%) PhD
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (10.81%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.35%) GIAC
5 1 (1.35%) GPEN
5 1 (1.35%) MCDST
5 1 (1.35%) MCSD
5 1 (1.35%) MCSE
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) hybris
3 2 (2.70%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) Tableau
3 2 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) TOWER Software
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