Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 17 47
Rank change year-on-year -59 +30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 119 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.72% 10.46% 4.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.80% 23.06% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 232 168
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.93% -18.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £42,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £32,900 £35,000
% change year-on-year +36.78% -6.00% +4.48%

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 443 516 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.94% 45.34% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 334 427 397
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,800 £22,340 £21,460
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -50 29 £50,000 +66.67% 5
Corby - 4 £100,000 -
Kettering - 3 £25,000 - 4
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 31 (79.49%) Java
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
6 13 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (33.33%) OLTP
7 12 (30.77%) Finance
8 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (25.64%) Python
9 10 (25.64%) C#
9 10 (25.64%) Banking
9 10 (25.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
9 10 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.08%) JSON
10 9 (23.08%) PHP
10 9 (23.08%) .NET
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.08%) XML
11 8 (20.51%) MySQL
11 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.51%) Open Source
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.95%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
13 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (10.26%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (7.69%) SaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
2 13 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 13 (33.33%) OLTP
3 10 (25.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.51%) MySQL
6 6 (15.38%) Big Data
6 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
7 4 (10.26%) BigQuery
7 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.26%) Star Schema
8 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.69%) Gradle
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Electronics
5 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Law
5 3 (7.69%) Marketing
6 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Graduate
3 7 (17.95%) Machine Learning Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
1 9 (23.08%) JSON
1 9 (23.08%) XML
2 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) RESTful
5 3 (7.69%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.13%) boto
6 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.13%) JMS
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (25.64%) Machine Learning
4 8 (20.51%) Open Source
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.82%) Data Architecture
6 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
6 5 (12.82%) Microservices
6 5 (12.82%) OO
6 5 (12.82%) Physics
7 4 (10.26%) Data Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Data Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Monetization
7 4 (10.26%) OOP
7 4 (10.26%) Statistics
8 3 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) Python
4 9 (23.08%) PHP
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) C++
6 5 (12.82%) VBA
7 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 35 (89.74%) Degree
2 17 (43.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) HNC
3 2 (5.13%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Nagios
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Rundeck
2 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Google
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Sage
2 5 (12.82%) Telerik
2 5 (12.82%) Xamarin
3 4 (10.26%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.26%) MapR
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (2.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.56%) Monetate
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) Teradata
5 1 (2.56%) Twitter