Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 19 35
Rank change year-on-year -43 +16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 44 107 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.56% 10.02% 6.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.45% 21.84% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 132 208
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -13.43% -4.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,950 £67,375 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +24.62% -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 421 490 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.03% 45.88% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 320 383 334
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £21,038
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -48 29 £36,500 +25.86%
Kettering - 6 £40,500 -
Corby - 4 £88,750 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 43 (97.73%) Degree
2 27 (61.36%) Java
3 19 (43.18%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (38.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
4 17 (38.64%) Physics
5 16 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 15 (34.09%) Open Source
7 14 (31.82%) Cucumber
7 14 (31.82%) RESTful
7 14 (31.82%) Gradle
7 14 (31.82%) Docker
7 14 (31.82%) Microservices
7 14 (31.82%) Spring Boot
7 14 (31.82%) Retail Banking
7 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.27%) Python
8 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
9 11 (25.00%) Machine Learning
9 11 (25.00%) SOA
9 11 (25.00%) OLTP
9 11 (25.00%) HTML
9 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (22.73%) OO
11 9 (20.45%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (20.45%) Coaching
11 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (20.45%) Fraud Detection

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 7 (15.91%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.55%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.36%) VPN
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
3 4 (9.09%) MPLS
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 4 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (4.55%) DHCP
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 11 (25.00%) OLTP
3 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
4 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.36%) Big Data
6 4 (9.09%) BigQuery
6 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.09%) MySQL
6 4 (9.09%) Star Schema
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.27%) HBase
8 1 (2.27%) Impala
8 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Cucumber
1 14 (31.82%) Gradle
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Retail Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.82%) Electronics
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Law
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Graduate
2 13 (29.55%) Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 11 (25.00%) Java Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Graduate Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Architect
9 4 (9.09%) Data Architect
9 4 (9.09%) Graduate Java Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Junior
9 4 (9.09%) Junior Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Engineer
10 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) RESTful
1 14 (31.82%) Spring Boot
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
3 6 (13.64%) Spring
4 5 (11.36%) .NET
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 4 (9.09%) CSS
5 4 (9.09%) JSON
5 4 (9.09%) Kafka
5 4 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) NumPy
6 2 (4.55%) Pandas
7 1 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.27%) MLlib
7 1 (2.27%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.27%) PySpark
7 1 (2.27%) scikit-learn
7 1 (2.27%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (38.64%) Physics
3 16 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 15 (34.09%) Open Source
5 14 (31.82%) Microservices
6 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) Machine Learning
6 11 (25.00%) SOA
7 10 (22.73%) OO
8 9 (20.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (20.45%) Coaching
8 9 (20.45%) Fraud Detection
9 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.64%) OOD
10 6 (13.64%) TDD
11 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
11 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.36%) Statistics
12 4 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) Scala
7 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.27%) R
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) Degree
2 17 (38.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.09%) CCNA
4 4 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.27%) CEH
6 1 (2.27%) CEPT
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (2.27%) GCFE
6 1 (2.27%) GPEN
6 1 (2.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) EnCase
1 1 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.27%) Kibana
1 1 (2.27%) logstash
1 1 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Google
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
2 4 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 4 (9.09%) F5
2 4 (9.09%) MapR
2 4 (9.09%) Meraki
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
2 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Monetate
5 1 (2.27%) Pega
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Splunk
5 1 (2.27%) Talend
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter