Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 110 86 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 10.06% 5.90% 6.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.87% 18.30% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 135 200 230
Northamptonshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.43% -4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,100 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £42,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% -

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 481 470 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 44.01% 32.26% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 379 329 653
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +16 102 £29,000 -13.43% 1
Brackley - 1 £57,500 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 99 (90.00%) Degree
2 67 (60.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (47.27%) Software Engineering
4 46 (41.82%) C++
5 43 (39.09%) C#
5 43 (39.09%) Java
6 41 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (33.64%) Scrum
7 37 (33.64%) Mathematics
7 37 (33.64%) Computer Vision
8 36 (32.73%) Linux
8 36 (32.73%) Python
9 34 (30.91%) GitHub
10 31 (28.18%) Windows
11 30 (27.27%) SQL
12 27 (24.55%) PhD
12 27 (24.55%) Physics
13 26 (23.64%) Machine Learning
13 26 (23.64%) Algorithms
13 26 (23.64%) Games
13 26 (23.64%) Finance
14 25 (22.73%) HTML
15 22 (20.00%) Electronics
16 21 (19.09%) Banking
16 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
16 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
17 20 (18.18%) Visual Studio
17 20 (18.18%) OO
17 20 (18.18%) Windows 7
17 20 (18.18%) MongoDB

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 16 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) JBoss
2 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) EPLAN
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.91%) GitHub
2 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.45%) Office 365
4 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Intranet
1 1 (0.91%) Profibus
1 1 (0.91%) RFID
1 1 (0.91%) SAN
1 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 16 (14.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (14.55%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.55%) OLTP
3 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.91%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 17 (15.45%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.55%) Subversion
4 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.73%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.73%) JMeter
4 3 (2.73%) JUnit
4 3 (2.73%) NUnit
4 3 (2.73%) Ranorex
4 3 (2.73%) Selenium
4 3 (2.73%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.73%) TestNG
4 3 (2.73%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 26 (23.64%) Finance
1 26 (23.64%) Games
2 22 (20.00%) Electronics
3 21 (19.09%) Banking
4 9 (8.18%) Retail Banking
5 8 (7.27%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.36%) Retail
7 5 (4.55%) Investment Banking
7 5 (4.55%) Law
7 5 (4.55%) Marketing
7 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Developer
2 39 (35.45%) C++ Software Engineer
2 39 (35.45%) Software Engineer
3 25 (22.73%) Graduate
4 19 (17.27%) Software Developer
5 17 (15.45%) Analyst
6 16 (14.55%) C++ Developer
6 16 (14.55%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (14.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 16 (14.55%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 16 (14.55%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 16 (14.55%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (14.55%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (14.55%) Graduate Software Developer
6 16 (14.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 16 (14.55%) IT Support
6 16 (14.55%) Support Analyst
7 12 (10.91%) IT Analyst
7 12 (10.91%) IT Support Analyst
7 12 (10.91%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) HTML
2 15 (13.64%) .NET
3 13 (11.82%) CSS
3 13 (11.82%) HTML5
4 9 (8.18%) Polymer
4 9 (8.18%) Web Components
5 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.36%) WCF
7 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (5.45%) LINQ
8 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.55%) Node.js
8 5 (4.55%) Web Services
9 4 (3.64%) Angular 2
9 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.64%) D3.js
9 4 (3.64%) Electron Framework
9 4 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.73%) CSS3
10 3 (2.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.64%) Algorithms
2 9 (8.18%) Video\Live Streaming
3 6 (5.45%) CCTV
4 5 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.91%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.91%) Clustering
7 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) SCADA
7 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Linux
2 31 (28.18%) Windows
3 20 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 17 (15.45%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (15.45%) Windows Server
5 14 (12.73%) Windows 8
5 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.27%) Software Engineering
2 41 (37.27%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (33.64%) Computer Vision
3 37 (33.64%) Mathematics
3 37 (33.64%) Scrum
4 27 (24.55%) Physics
5 26 (23.64%) Machine Learning
6 20 (18.18%) OO
7 14 (12.73%) Software Testing
7 14 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (11.82%) OOP
9 12 (10.91%) Front End Development
9 12 (10.91%) MVC
9 12 (10.91%) Open Source
10 10 (9.09%) Document Management
10 10 (9.09%) Web Development
11 9 (8.18%) Image Processing
11 9 (8.18%) Multithreading
11 9 (8.18%) Neural Network
12 8 (7.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.82%) C++
2 43 (39.09%) C#
2 43 (39.09%) Java
3 36 (32.73%) Python
4 30 (27.27%) SQL
5 21 (19.09%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.18%) C
7 5 (4.55%) Scala
7 5 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 99 (90.00%) Degree
2 67 (60.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (24.55%) PhD
4 2 (1.82%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.91%) HNC
5 1 (0.91%) HND
5 1 (0.91%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.91%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Google
3 5 (4.55%) SAP
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.82%) IBM
6 2 (1.82%) Sun
7 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.91%) Siemens