The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 242 217 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.53% 15.07% 16.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 38.47% 31.04% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 202 166 184
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
629 699 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 55.96% 48.54% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 542 485 561
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cambridge region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Cambridge

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 317 (69.52%) Degree
2 248 (54.39%) Java
3 203 (44.52%) C++
4 194 (42.54%) Software Engineering
5 189 (41.45%) Mathematics
6 172 (37.72%) Python
7 167 (36.62%) C#
8 144 (31.58%) Linux
9 141 (30.92%) Physics
10 124 (27.19%) C
11 111 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
12 106 (23.25%) .NET
13 102 (22.37%) Algorithms
14 91 (19.96%) JavaScript
15 83 (18.20%) Windows
16 79 (17.32%) SQL
17 74 (16.23%) HTML
18 72 (15.79%) PhD
19 65 (14.25%) ASP.NET
20 61 (13.38%) CSS
21 54 (11.84%) OO
22 53 (11.62%) Perl
22 53 (11.62%) Machine Learning
23 48 (10.53%) Multithreading
23 48 (10.53%) Finance
24 44 (9.65%) Bioinformatics
25 42 (9.21%) Web Services
25 42 (9.21%) SDLC
26 41 (8.99%) NoSQL
27 40 (8.77%) MySQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 13 (2.85%) Confluence
2 11 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.41%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.19%) Apache Solr
4 6 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.44%) SAS
6 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.22%) Luigi
Applications
1 18 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Endur
2 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (3.51%) GitHub
3 12 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.10%) SaaS
5 2 (0.44%) Google Play
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.39%) Internet
2 16 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.51%) Wireless
3 13 (2.85%) Ethernet
3 13 (2.85%) HTTP
4 7 (1.54%) Bluetooth
4 7 (1.54%) SSL
5 6 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.66%) WLAN
6 3 (0.66%) X.509
6 3 (0.66%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.44%) 802.15
7 2 (0.44%) BGP
7 2 (0.44%) DNS
7 2 (0.44%) IPv6
7 2 (0.44%) LDAP
7 2 (0.44%) MPLS
7 2 (0.44%) Telepresence
7 2 (0.44%) VPN
8 1 (0.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.99%) NoSQL
2 40 (8.77%) MySQL
3 37 (8.11%) Big Data
4 30 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.39%) SQL Server
6 16 (3.51%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.07%) HBase
8 12 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.32%) Parquet
11 5 (1.10%) MS Access
12 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.44%) Text Mining
14 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.95%) JIRA
4 16 (3.51%) Maven
4 16 (3.51%) Selenium
5 13 (2.85%) Gradle
5 13 (2.85%) NUnit
6 12 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.41%) Subversion
8 9 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.75%) Ranorex
10 7 (1.54%) AppVeyor
10 7 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.54%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.32%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.32%) HP UFT
12 5 (1.10%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.88%) JMeter
14 3 (0.66%) JUnit
14 3 (0.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (10.53%) Finance
2 25 (5.48%) Automotive
3 23 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (3.29%) Banking
6 12 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.41%) French Language
8 9 (1.97%) Italian Language
9 8 (1.75%) German Language
9 8 (1.75%) Publishing
10 7 (1.54%) Games
11 6 (1.32%) Electronics
12 4 (0.88%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.44%) Marketing
14 1 (0.22%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 237 (51.97%) Developer
2 157 (34.43%) Software Engineer
3 119 (26.10%) Graduate
4 105 (23.03%) Software Developer
5 78 (17.11%) Graduate Developer
6 72 (15.79%) Java Engineer
7 70 (15.35%) Java Developer
8 64 (14.04%) Java Software Engineer
9 54 (11.84%) C++ Developer
10 41 (8.99%) C# Developer
11 40 (8.77%) C++ Software Engineer
12 39 (8.55%) Graduate Software Developer
13 33 (7.24%) C++ Software Developer
14 31 (6.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 30 (6.58%) Graduate Java Developer
16 28 (6.14%) Graduate C++ Developer
17 26 (5.70%) Development Engineer
17 26 (5.70%) Software Development Engineer
18 25 (5.48%) Java Software Developer
19 22 (4.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (23.25%) .NET
2 74 (16.23%) HTML
3 65 (14.25%) ASP.NET
4 61 (13.38%) CSS
5 42 (9.21%) Web Services
6 24 (5.26%) RESTful
6 24 (5.26%) Spring
7 22 (4.82%) jQuery
8 21 (4.61%) HTML5
9 19 (4.17%) XML
10 16 (3.51%) AngularJS
11 14 (3.07%) JSP
12 11 (2.41%) JSON
13 10 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.19%) Node.js
14 9 (1.97%) OpenGL
14 9 (1.97%) REST
15 8 (1.75%) Ajax
15 8 (1.75%) Hibernate
15 8 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 189 (41.45%) Mathematics
2 141 (30.92%) Physics
3 102 (22.37%) Algorithms
4 31 (6.80%) User Experience
5 30 (6.58%) Visualisation
6 23 (5.04%) Data Structures
7 22 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.95%) Informatics
8 18 (3.95%) Mobile App
9 17 (3.73%) Augmented Reality
10 16 (3.51%) Biology
11 11 (2.41%) Internet of Things
12 10 (2.19%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.97%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (1.75%) Life Science
15 7 (1.54%) Device Driver
16 6 (1.32%) Smartphone
17 5 (1.10%) LIMS
17 5 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 144 (31.58%) Linux
2 83 (18.20%) Windows
3 34 (7.46%) Unix
4 30 (6.58%) Android
5 17 (3.73%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.63%) Windows CE
7 4 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.44%) Debian
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (42.54%) Software Engineering
2 111 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (11.84%) OO
4 53 (11.62%) Machine Learning
5 48 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 44 (9.65%) Bioinformatics
7 42 (9.21%) SDLC
8 38 (8.33%) Scrum
9 37 (8.11%) OOP
10 30 (6.58%) Test Automation
11 28 (6.14%) Unit Testing
11 28 (6.14%) Web Development
12 21 (4.61%) Data Visualisation
13 20 (4.39%) Multithreaded Programming
14 19 (4.17%) Analytics
15 16 (3.51%) Open Source
16 15 (3.29%) CAD
16 15 (3.29%) Defect Management
16 15 (3.29%) MVC
17 13 (2.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 248 (54.39%) Java
2 203 (44.52%) C++
3 172 (37.72%) Python
4 167 (36.62%) C#
5 124 (27.19%) C
6 91 (19.96%) JavaScript
7 79 (17.32%) SQL
8 53 (11.62%) Perl
9 27 (5.92%) Bash Shell
10 22 (4.82%) MATLAB
11 15 (3.29%) PHP
12 8 (1.75%) Ruby
13 6 (1.32%) Embedded C
13 6 (1.32%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.66%) F#
15 3 (0.66%) R
15 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 317 (69.52%) Degree
2 72 (15.79%) PhD
3 3 (0.66%) MCP
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.44%) MCSE
4 2 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.22%) CISA
5 1 (0.22%) CISM
5 1 (0.22%) CISSP
5 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.68%) QA
2 3 (0.66%) WAI
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (3.95%) Docker
2 9 (1.97%) Firmware
3 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.66%) XenServer
4 2 (0.44%) KVM
4 2 (0.44%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 19 (4.17%) Nagios
2 9 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.22%) Ansible
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (6.80%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.61%) Oracle
3 13 (2.85%) Sun
4 10 (2.19%) QNX
5 5 (1.10%) IBM
5 5 (1.10%) Intel
5 5 (1.10%) OpenLink
5 5 (1.10%) Serena
5 5 (1.10%) VMware
5 5 (1.10%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.88%) Virgin Media
7 3 (0.66%) Google
7 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.44%) Facebook
8 2 (0.44%) Minitab
8 2 (0.44%) SAP
8 2 (0.44%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.22%) TOWER Software
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benifits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits - excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Top plus full benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago