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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 4 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 264 238 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.35% 17.00% 13.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 40.99% 35.79% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 215 198 180
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,250 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
Cambridgeshire

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
644 665 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.53% 47.50% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 508 539 620
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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.

1 401 (79.72%) Degree
2 222 (44.14%) Java
3 209 (41.55%) Mathematics
4 169 (33.60%) Software Engineering
5 159 (31.61%) C++
6 136 (27.04%) Linux
7 132 (26.24%) C#
8 125 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
9 115 (22.86%) .NET
10 107 (21.27%) HTML
10 107 (21.27%) SQL
11 95 (18.89%) C
12 94 (18.69%) JavaScript
12 94 (18.69%) Algorithms
13 92 (18.29%) Python
14 86 (17.10%) CSS
15 82 (16.30%) Physics
16 81 (16.10%) OO
17 80 (15.90%) Finance
18 75 (14.91%) Windows
19 65 (12.92%) Big Data
20 61 (12.13%) ASP.NET
21 59 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
22 58 (11.53%) Unit Testing
22 58 (11.53%) SDLC
23 56 (11.13%) Web Services
24 55 (10.93%) User Experience
25 54 (10.74%) Unix
26 51 (10.14%) Telecoms
27 50 (9.94%) Microsoft

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 32 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.58%) Apache Solr
3 9 (1.79%) JBoss
3 9 (1.79%) Smallworld
4 8 (1.59%) Confluence
5 4 (0.80%) IIS
5 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.80%) MS Office
4 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Magento
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.96%) Cloud Computing
3 34 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.38%) GitHub
5 3 (0.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.78%) Internet
2 13 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.39%) Ethernet
3 12 (2.39%) Wireless
4 11 (2.19%) Intranet
5 7 (1.39%) LDAP
6 3 (0.60%) Firewall
6 3 (0.60%) IMAP
6 3 (0.60%) IPv4
6 3 (0.60%) IPv6
6 3 (0.60%) LAN
6 3 (0.60%) SMTP
6 3 (0.60%) WAN
7 2 (0.40%) DNS
7 2 (0.40%) FTP
7 2 (0.40%) HTTP
7 2 (0.40%) PPP
7 2 (0.40%) SAN
8 1 (0.20%) SNMP
8 1 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.92%) Big Data
2 46 (9.15%) NoSQL
3 44 (8.75%) SQL Server
4 33 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.57%) HBase
5 23 (4.57%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (3.78%) MySQL
7 18 (3.58%) GIS
8 9 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.59%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.99%) DB2
12 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.60%) Text Mining
13 2 (0.40%) MS Access
13 2 (0.40%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.16%) Visual Studio
3 22 (4.37%) NUnit
4 21 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (3.18%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.78%) JIRA
7 13 (2.58%) Selenium
8 9 (1.79%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.59%) Subversion
10 6 (1.19%) Maven
11 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.80%) QUnit
12 4 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.60%) CMake
13 3 (0.60%) Gradle
14 2 (0.40%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.40%) Protractor
14 2 (0.40%) Ranorex
General
1 80 (15.90%) Finance
2 51 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.58%) Automotive
4 17 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (2.98%) Billing
6 12 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.19%) Banking
8 9 (1.79%) Marketing
9 8 (1.59%) Games
9 8 (1.59%) Retail
10 7 (1.39%) Electronics
11 5 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.99%) Front Office
11 5 (0.99%) Publishing
12 4 (0.80%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 284 (56.46%) Developer
2 92 (18.29%) Software Engineer
3 87 (17.30%) Software Developer
4 85 (16.90%) Java Developer
5 67 (13.32%) Graduate
6 45 (8.95%) Graduate Developer
6 45 (8.95%) Senior Developer
7 43 (8.55%) C++ Developer
8 37 (7.36%) C# Developer
9 27 (5.37%) Java Engineer
9 27 (5.37%) Senior Java Developer
10 26 (5.17%) Linux Developer
11 24 (4.77%) JavaScript Developer
11 24 (4.77%) Test Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) .NET Developer
12 22 (4.37%) Junior
13 20 (3.98%) Java Software Developer
13 20 (3.98%) Java Software Engineer
13 20 (3.98%) Programmer
14 19 (3.78%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (22.86%) .NET
2 107 (21.27%) HTML
3 86 (17.10%) CSS
4 61 (12.13%) ASP.NET
5 56 (11.13%) Web Services
6 40 (7.95%) HTML5
6 40 (7.95%) XML
7 35 (6.96%) jQuery
8 30 (5.96%) JSON
9 28 (5.57%) SOAP
10 27 (5.37%) AngularJS
11 26 (5.17%) CSS3
12 25 (4.97%) J2EE
12 25 (4.97%) WPF
13 24 (4.77%) Spring
14 21 (4.17%) JDBC
14 21 (4.17%) RESTful
15 19 (3.78%) REST
16 18 (3.58%) POSIX
17 17 (3.38%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 209 (41.55%) Mathematics
2 94 (18.69%) Algorithms
3 82 (16.30%) Physics
4 55 (10.93%) User Experience
5 50 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (6.56%) Data Structures
7 26 (5.17%) Biology
8 20 (3.98%) Life Science
9 19 (3.78%) Statistics
10 17 (3.38%) Augmented Reality
10 17 (3.38%) Client/Server
10 17 (3.38%) Digital Media
11 16 (3.18%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.39%) Informatics
12 12 (2.39%) Visualisation
13 11 (2.19%) Device Driver
14 9 (1.79%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
15 7 (1.39%) Internet of Things
16 6 (1.19%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 136 (27.04%) Linux
2 75 (14.91%) Windows
3 54 (10.74%) Unix
4 10 (1.99%) Android
5 9 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.60%) AIX
7 3 (0.60%) HPUX
7 3 (0.60%) Solaris
7 3 (0.60%) VMS
8 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (33.60%) Software Engineering
2 125 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (16.10%) OO
4 58 (11.53%) SDLC
4 58 (11.53%) Unit Testing
5 42 (8.35%) OOP
6 40 (7.95%) Multithreading
6 40 (7.95%) MVC
7 33 (6.56%) Analytics
8 30 (5.96%) Test Automation
9 29 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (5.77%) CRM
9 29 (5.77%) Scrum
10 28 (5.57%) Bioinformatics
11 27 (5.37%) Front End Development
12 25 (4.97%) Software Architecture
13 24 (4.77%) Machine Learning
13 24 (4.77%) Software Testing
13 24 (4.77%) User Stories
14 23 (4.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 222 (44.14%) Java
2 159 (31.61%) C++
3 132 (26.24%) C#
4 107 (21.27%) SQL
5 95 (18.89%) C
6 94 (18.69%) JavaScript
7 92 (18.29%) Python
8 32 (6.36%) Perl
9 28 (5.57%) Shell Script
10 19 (3.78%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.39%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.19%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.79%) Magik
14 8 (1.59%) Delphi
15 6 (1.19%) Embedded C
16 5 (0.99%) Erlang
16 5 (0.99%) PHP
16 5 (0.99%) Ruby
16 5 (0.99%) Scala
17 3 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 401 (79.72%) Degree
2 44 (8.75%) PhD
3 6 (1.19%) HND
4 5 (0.99%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.60%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.40%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.40%) CISA
6 2 (0.40%) CISMP
6 2 (0.40%) CISSP
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.20%) MCP
7 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.96%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) SLA
3 5 (0.99%) WAI
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 41 (8.15%) Docker
2 12 (2.39%) Firmware
3 6 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.99%) NFS
5 4 (0.80%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.60%) Postfix
6 3 (0.60%) Samba
6 3 (0.60%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.60%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.40%) GPFS
8 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
8 1 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (3.18%) Puppet
2 10 (1.99%) Nagios
3 6 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.99%) Ganglia
4 5 (0.99%) Grafana
4 5 (0.99%) Graphite
4 5 (0.99%) Kibana
4 5 (0.99%) logstash
5 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.20%) SCCM
7 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 50 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.77%) Oracle
3 11 (2.19%) TOWER Software
4 8 (1.59%) IBM
4 8 (1.59%) VMware
5 7 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.19%) Apple
7 5 (0.99%) Splunk
8 4 (0.80%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.80%) Wall Street Systems
9 3 (0.60%) Cognos
9 3 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.60%) Perforce
9 3 (0.60%) Tableau
10 2 (0.40%) CA
10 2 (0.40%) Dell
10 2 (0.40%) Google
10 2 (0.40%) QNX
10 2 (0.40%) SAP
10 2 (0.40%) Toshiba
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38-48k + 30 Days holiday + Medical Ins + Dental Ins + Pension +More!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago