Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 61 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 -45 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 51 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.54% 3.62% 11.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 3.89% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 49 238
Northamptonshire median annual salary £28,750 £40,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.01% +32.79% -8.96%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £32,500 £77,750 £43,750
East Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £40,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -12.35% +24.62% -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 679 1,311 1,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 87.39% 92.98% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 450 1,012 857
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £70,000 £63,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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
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 22 August 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 +4 10 £30,000 -37.50% 7
Kettering -5 2 £25,000 -38.27% 1
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Retail
3 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
3 7 (58.33%) IPsec
3 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) Intranet
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) MPLS
3 7 (58.33%) OSPF
3 7 (58.33%) BGP
3 7 (58.33%) EIGRP
3 7 (58.33%) VRRP
3 7 (58.33%) HND
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) IPv6
3 7 (58.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (58.33%) HSRP
3 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (58.33%) High Availability
3 7 (58.33%) Coaching
3 7 (58.33%) Security Patching

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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
1 1 (8.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) BGP
1 7 (58.33%) Converged Networks
1 7 (58.33%) EIGRP
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) HSRP
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
1 7 (58.33%) Intranet
1 7 (58.33%) IPsec
1 7 (58.33%) IPv6
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) MPLS
1 7 (58.33%) OSPF
1 7 (58.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 7 (58.33%) VoIP
1 7 (58.33%) VRRP
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) OLTP
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Design Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) JSP
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Coaching
2 7 (58.33%) High Availability
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Multichannel Retail
2 7 (58.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 7 (58.33%) Security Patching
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) HND
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (58.33%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau