Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 16 36
Rank change year-on-year -54 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 136 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.91% 11.75% 6.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.31% 25.19% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 227 200
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,500 £30,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.79% -8.96% -16.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £78,625 £44,250 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +38.46% -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 419 540 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 31.27% 46.67% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 317 429 333
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £23,800 £22,080 £21,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £55,800
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -60 22 £40,000 +31.15% 2
Kettering - 7 £40,500 - 1
Corby - 6 £100,000 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 35 (89.74%) Degree
2 23 (58.97%) Java
3 20 (51.28%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (46.15%) Open Source
5 15 (38.46%) Physics
5 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 14 (35.90%) Mathematics
7 13 (33.33%) SQL
7 13 (33.33%) OO
7 13 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 13 (33.33%) Microservices
8 12 (30.77%) Spring Boot
8 12 (30.77%) Cucumber
8 12 (30.77%) Gradle
8 12 (30.77%) Docker
8 12 (30.77%) Python
8 12 (30.77%) RESTful
8 12 (30.77%) Retail Banking
9 11 (28.21%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (23.08%) SOA
10 9 (23.08%) OLTP
10 9 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
10 9 (23.08%) Fraud Detection
10 9 (23.08%) Coaching
10 9 (23.08%) Machine Learning
10 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (20.51%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) C#
12 7 (17.95%) Google

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 6 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (15.38%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
2 4 (10.26%) MPLS
2 4 (10.26%) VPN
2 4 (10.26%) WAN
2 4 (10.26%) Wireless
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 9 (23.08%) OLTP
3 7 (17.95%) Big Data
3 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
4 6 (15.38%) BigQuery
4 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (15.38%) MySQL
4 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.38%) Star Schema
5 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 12 (30.77%) Gradle
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Retail Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Electronics
4 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Law
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
1 11 (28.21%) Java Engineer
1 11 (28.21%) Java Software Engineer
1 11 (28.21%) Software Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Graduate
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Graduate Java Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) RESTful
1 12 (30.77%) Spring Boot
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) JSON
3 6 (15.38%) XML
4 5 (12.82%) .NET
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.13%) JMS
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) LINQ
8 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) CentOS
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (46.15%) Open Source
3 15 (38.46%) Physics
3 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 14 (35.90%) Mathematics
5 13 (33.33%) Microservices
5 13 (33.33%) OO
6 9 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) Coaching
6 9 (23.08%) Fraud Detection
6 9 (23.08%) Machine Learning
6 9 (23.08%) SOA
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 6 (15.38%) Data Engineering
8 6 (15.38%) Data Management
8 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.38%) OOD
8 6 (15.38%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) C++
7 4 (10.26%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (89.74%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.26%) CCNA
3 4 (10.26%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) HNC
4 2 (5.13%) HND
4 2 (5.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.13%) QA
1 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Google
2 6 (15.38%) Cloudera
2 6 (15.38%) MapR
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) F5
4 4 (10.26%) Meraki
4 4 (10.26%) Riverbed
4 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.56%) Monetate
6 1 (2.56%) Pega
6 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.56%) Talend
6 1 (2.56%) Twitter