Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 23 50
Rank change year-on-year -33 +27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.74% 7.58% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 8.34% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 64 93 118
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £29,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -13.43% -4.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,125 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33% +7.14%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,022 1,007 1,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 93.25% 90.88% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 744 811 884
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,850 £63,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 -33 33 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Kettering - 4 £40,500 -
Corby - 2 £76,250 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 40 (97.56%) Degree
2 30 (73.17%) Java
3 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
3 19 (46.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (39.02%) Finance
5 13 (31.71%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) Retail Banking
5 13 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (29.27%) Microservices
6 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
6 12 (29.27%) Physics
7 11 (26.83%) RESTful
7 11 (26.83%) OLTP
7 11 (26.83%) Spring Boot
7 11 (26.83%) Gradle
7 11 (26.83%) Docker
7 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
7 11 (26.83%) MongoDB
7 11 (26.83%) Machine Learning
8 10 (24.39%) VPN
8 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (24.39%) Open Source
9 9 (21.95%) Spring
9 9 (21.95%) SOA
9 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.51%) HTML
10 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
10 8 (19.51%) TDD
10 8 (19.51%) AngularJS

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 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.88%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) VPN
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) MPLS
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
3 4 (9.76%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MongoDB
1 11 (26.83%) OLTP
2 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.88%) BigQuery
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.44%) HBase
6 1 (2.44%) Impala
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
1 11 (26.83%) Gradle
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Retail Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Graduate
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Graduate Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Java Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Data Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) RESTful
1 11 (26.83%) Spring Boot
2 9 (21.95%) Spring
3 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
3 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
3 8 (19.51%) HTML
4 5 (12.20%) Kafka
5 3 (7.32%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) JSON
6 2 (4.88%) NumPy
6 2 (4.88%) Pandas
6 2 (4.88%) XML
7 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.44%) LINQ
7 1 (2.44%) MLlib
7 1 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.44%) PySpark
7 1 (2.44%) scikit-learn
7 1 (2.44%) SciPy
7 1 (2.44%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (14.63%) PKI
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) CentOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
2 13 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
3 12 (29.27%) Microservices
3 12 (29.27%) Physics
4 11 (26.83%) Machine Learning
5 10 (24.39%) Open Source
6 9 (21.95%) SOA
7 8 (19.51%) Fraud Detection
7 8 (19.51%) SDLC
7 8 (19.51%) TDD
7 8 (19.51%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (14.63%) Coaching
8 6 (14.63%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (14.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (14.63%) Security Architecture
8 6 (14.63%) SIEM
8 6 (14.63%) Threat Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (97.56%) Degree
2 19 (46.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (14.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 6 (14.63%) CEH
4 6 (14.63%) CEPT
4 6 (14.63%) CISSP
4 6 (14.63%) GPEN
4 6 (14.63%) OSCP
5 4 (9.76%) CCNA
5 4 (9.76%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) GCFE
6 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.44%) EnCase
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.44%) Kibana
2 1 (2.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco
1 4 (9.76%) F5
1 4 (9.76%) Meraki
1 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
1 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
2 2 (4.88%) Cloudera
2 2 (4.88%) Google
2 2 (4.88%) MapR
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) CA
3 1 (2.44%) Cellebrite
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Pega
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Splunk
3 1 (2.44%) Talend
3 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.44%) VMware