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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 9 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 235 218 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.15% 14.91% 16.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.89% 32.20% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 162 196 187
Median salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £60,000
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
637 677 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 54.63% 46.31% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 487 594 608
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 374 (78.08%) Degree
2 231 (48.23%) Java
3 221 (46.14%) Mathematics
4 176 (36.74%) C++
5 167 (34.86%) Software Engineering
6 154 (32.15%) C#
7 142 (29.65%) Linux
8 125 (26.10%) C
9 121 (25.26%) Python
9 121 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (25.05%) .NET
11 95 (19.83%) Physics
12 92 (19.21%) HTML
13 89 (18.58%) SQL
14 85 (17.75%) JavaScript
14 85 (17.75%) Algorithms
15 84 (17.54%) Finance
16 77 (16.08%) CSS
17 72 (15.03%) Big Data
18 69 (14.41%) OO
19 65 (13.57%) Windows
19 65 (13.57%) ASP.NET
20 57 (11.90%) SDLC
21 54 (11.27%) PhD
22 53 (11.06%) Unix
22 53 (11.06%) Web Services
23 52 (10.86%) Telecoms
24 50 (10.44%) Unit Testing
25 47 (9.81%) Scrum
26 45 (9.39%) User Experience

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 21 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.97%) Apache Solr
3 17 (3.55%) Confluence
4 9 (1.88%) JBoss
4 9 (1.88%) Smallworld
5 6 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (3.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Magento
2 3 (0.63%) Endur
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.97%) GitHub
4 7 (1.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.59%) Internet
2 17 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.92%) Wireless
4 12 (2.51%) Ethernet
5 11 (2.30%) Intranet
6 8 (1.67%) HTTP
7 7 (1.46%) LDAP
8 5 (1.04%) IPv6
8 5 (1.04%) SSL
8 5 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.63%) IMAP
9 3 (0.63%) IPv4
9 3 (0.63%) SMTP
9 3 (0.63%) WLAN
9 3 (0.63%) X.509
10 2 (0.42%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.42%) FTP
10 2 (0.42%) LAN
10 2 (0.42%) WAN
10 2 (0.42%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.03%) Big Data
2 39 (8.14%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.31%) SQL Server
4 32 (6.68%) Relational Database
5 26 (5.43%) MySQL
6 18 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.55%) GIS
7 17 (3.55%) HBase
8 16 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (2.71%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.04%) Parquet
11 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.04%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.42%) MS Access
13 2 (0.42%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 23 (4.80%) NUnit
4 22 (4.59%) JIRA
5 15 (3.13%) Selenium
6 12 (2.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (2.51%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.67%) Ranorex
9 6 (1.25%) Subversion
10 5 (1.04%) Maven
11 4 (0.84%) JMeter
12 3 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.63%) CMake
12 3 (0.63%) Gradle
12 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.63%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.42%) YouTrack
General
1 84 (17.54%) Finance
2 52 (10.86%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.13%) Automotive
3 15 (3.13%) Billing
3 15 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (2.30%) Games
5 10 (2.09%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.09%) Publishing
6 7 (1.46%) Banking
6 7 (1.46%) Retail
7 6 (1.25%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.42%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 265 (55.32%) Developer
2 106 (22.13%) Software Engineer
3 90 (18.79%) Graduate
4 86 (17.95%) Software Developer
5 76 (15.87%) Java Developer
6 61 (12.73%) Graduate Developer
7 50 (10.44%) C++ Developer
8 48 (10.02%) C# Developer
9 33 (6.89%) Senior Developer
10 32 (6.68%) Java Engineer
11 26 (5.43%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 26 (5.43%) Java Software Engineer
12 23 (4.80%) Graduate Software Developer
12 23 (4.80%) Test Engineer
13 22 (4.59%) Junior
14 21 (4.38%) Linux Developer
14 21 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
15 20 (4.18%) Java Software Developer
15 20 (4.18%) Programmer
16 19 (3.97%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (25.05%) .NET
2 92 (19.21%) HTML
3 77 (16.08%) CSS
4 65 (13.57%) ASP.NET
5 53 (11.06%) Web Services
6 28 (5.85%) XML
7 26 (5.43%) CSS3
8 25 (5.22%) HTML5
9 24 (5.01%) AngularJS
10 23 (4.80%) jQuery
11 21 (4.38%) RESTful
12 19 (3.97%) Django
13 18 (3.76%) Spring
14 17 (3.55%) JSON
14 17 (3.55%) SOAP
14 17 (3.55%) WPF
15 14 (2.92%) POSIX
16 13 (2.71%) J2EE
16 13 (2.71%) REST
17 12 (2.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 221 (46.14%) Mathematics
2 95 (19.83%) Physics
3 85 (17.75%) Algorithms
4 45 (9.39%) User Experience
5 41 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (6.26%) Biology
7 24 (5.01%) Data Structures
8 22 (4.59%) Augmented Reality
8 22 (4.59%) Digital Media
9 17 (3.55%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.55%) Statistics
10 15 (3.13%) Life Science
11 13 (2.71%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (2.30%) Data Centre
12 11 (2.30%) Device Driver
13 10 (2.09%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.67%) Informatics
15 7 (1.46%) Internet of Things
15 7 (1.46%) Mobile App
15 7 (1.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 142 (29.65%) Linux
2 65 (13.57%) Windows
3 53 (11.06%) Unix
4 11 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.09%) Android
5 10 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.63%) AIX
6 3 (0.63%) HPUX
6 3 (0.63%) Solaris
6 3 (0.63%) VMS
7 2 (0.42%) Debian
7 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.42%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (34.86%) Software Engineering
2 121 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (14.41%) OO
4 57 (11.90%) SDLC
5 50 (10.44%) Unit Testing
6 47 (9.81%) Scrum
7 40 (8.35%) Machine Learning
8 39 (8.14%) Analytics
8 39 (8.14%) Multithreading
8 39 (8.14%) Test Automation
9 34 (7.10%) Bioinformatics
10 27 (5.64%) OOP
11 24 (5.01%) Defect Management
11 24 (5.01%) Front End Development
12 23 (4.80%) CRM
12 23 (4.80%) Mentoring
13 22 (4.59%) Software Testing
13 22 (4.59%) User Stories
14 21 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (4.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 231 (48.23%) Java
2 176 (36.74%) C++
3 154 (32.15%) C#
4 125 (26.10%) C
5 121 (25.26%) Python
6 89 (18.58%) SQL
7 85 (17.75%) JavaScript
8 28 (5.85%) Perl
9 17 (3.55%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.51%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.30%) PHP
13 9 (1.88%) Magik
14 8 (1.67%) Embedded C
15 7 (1.46%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.25%) Ruby
17 5 (1.04%) Delphi
17 5 (1.04%) Erlang
17 5 (1.04%) Scala
18 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 374 (78.08%) Degree
2 54 (11.27%) PhD
3 5 (1.04%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.63%) IBM Certification
5 3 (0.63%) MCP
6 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.42%) CISA
6 2 (0.42%) CISMP
6 2 (0.42%) CISSP
6 2 (0.42%) HND
7 1 (0.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.22%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) SLA
3 4 (0.84%) WAI
4 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (6.68%) Docker
2 16 (3.34%) Firmware
3 6 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.04%) NFS
5 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.63%) Postfix
5 3 (0.63%) Samba
5 3 (0.63%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.63%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.63%) XenServer
6 2 (0.42%) GPFS
6 2 (0.42%) KVM
6 2 (0.42%) PanFS
7 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.21%) Xen
7 1 (0.21%) XenApp
7 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.34%) Puppet
2 12 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (2.09%) Nagios
4 6 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.04%) Ganglia
5 5 (1.04%) Grafana
5 5 (1.04%) Graphite
5 5 (1.04%) Kibana
5 5 (1.04%) logstash
6 2 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.21%) Ansible
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.43%) Oracle
3 10 (2.09%) Red Hat
4 7 (1.46%) VMware
5 6 (1.25%) Apple
5 6 (1.25%) IBM
6 5 (1.04%) Splunk
6 5 (1.04%) TOWER Software
7 4 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.84%) Wall Street Systems
8 3 (0.63%) Cognos
8 3 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.63%) OpenLink
8 3 (0.63%) Perforce
8 3 (0.63%) Tableau
9 2 (0.42%) Google
9 2 (0.42%) QNX
9 2 (0.42%) Toshiba
9 2 (0.42%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.21%) Panasonic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Origami Energy
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + 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
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-60k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £60,000 to c£80,000 DOE + Bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago