Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 46 51
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 79 68 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.03% 5.08% 4.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.22% 14.47% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 119 162
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.43% -4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -4.11%

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 411 470 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.60% 35.13% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 321 363 515
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £20,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +2.56%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +22 74 £29,000 -13.43% 3
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 70 (88.61%) Degree
2 58 (73.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (51.90%) Java
4 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
5 32 (40.51%) Banking
6 31 (39.24%) MongoDB
7 28 (35.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 28 (35.44%) NoSQL
7 28 (35.44%) OLTP
7 28 (35.44%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (34.18%) Machine Learning
9 26 (32.91%) C++
10 25 (31.65%) Finance
11 23 (29.11%) Windows
12 22 (27.85%) Linux
12 22 (27.85%) Python
13 21 (26.58%) Scrum
13 21 (26.58%) GitHub
13 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (26.58%) Computer Vision
14 19 (24.05%) Mathematics
14 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
15 18 (22.78%) Algorithms
16 17 (21.52%) SQL
17 16 (20.25%) Physics
17 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
18 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
19 13 (16.46%) Windows 8
19 13 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing

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 28 (35.44%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.27%) JBoss
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) EPLAN
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.58%) GitHub
2 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.59%) Office 365
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
1 1 (1.27%) Profibus
1 1 (1.27%) RFID
1 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) MongoDB
2 28 (35.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 28 (35.44%) NoSQL
2 28 (35.44%) OLTP
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
1 9 (11.39%) Subversion
1 9 (11.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (40.51%) Banking
2 25 (31.65%) Finance
3 12 (15.19%) Games
3 12 (15.19%) Retail Banking
4 9 (11.39%) Electronics
5 7 (8.86%) Investment Banking
6 6 (7.59%) Law
6 6 (7.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Software Engineer
3 21 (26.58%) C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (26.58%) Graduate
4 15 (18.99%) Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) IT Support
4 15 (18.99%) Support Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Machine Learning Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (13.92%) IT Analyst
6 11 (13.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (12.66%) C++ Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 9 (11.39%) Graduate Software Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 9 (11.39%) IT Graduate
8 9 (11.39%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) HTML
1 9 (11.39%) HTML5
1 9 (11.39%) Polymer
1 9 (11.39%) Web Components
2 3 (3.80%) Angular 2
2 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.80%) D3.js
2 3 (3.80%) Electron Framework
2 3 (3.80%) Node.js
2 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.27%) Java EE
3 1 (1.27%) Middleware
3 1 (1.27%) RESTful
3 1 (1.27%) SOAP
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Algorithms
2 9 (11.39%) Video\Live Streaming
3 6 (7.59%) CCTV
4 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Fintech
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.11%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Linux
3 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
4 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
5 13 (16.46%) Windows 8
5 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.39%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (7.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
2 27 (34.18%) Machine Learning
3 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Computer Vision
3 21 (26.58%) Scrum
4 19 (24.05%) Mathematics
5 16 (20.25%) Physics
6 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
6 13 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.39%) Document Management
7 9 (11.39%) Front End Development
7 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
7 9 (11.39%) Neural Network
7 9 (11.39%) Open Source
8 7 (8.86%) People Management
8 7 (8.86%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.86%) SDLC
8 7 (8.86%) Wealth Management
9 5 (6.33%) OO
10 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 26 (32.91%) C++
3 22 (27.85%) Python
4 17 (21.52%) SQL
5 13 (16.46%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) Scala
7 3 (3.80%) C
7 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 70 (88.61%) Degree
2 58 (73.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (15.19%) PhD
4 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Google
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) Siemens