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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 242 219 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.84% 14.64% 17.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 42.46% 32.59% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 180 168 223
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
570 672 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.10% 44.92% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 450 458 561
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
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 26 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 306 (67.85%) Degree
2 244 (54.10%) Java
3 204 (45.23%) C++
4 203 (45.01%) Software Engineering
5 192 (42.57%) Mathematics
6 183 (40.58%) Python
7 140 (31.04%) Physics
8 133 (29.49%) C#
9 131 (29.05%) Linux
10 130 (28.82%) C
11 102 (22.62%) Algorithms
12 91 (20.18%) .NET
12 91 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
13 88 (19.51%) JavaScript
14 78 (17.29%) Windows
15 76 (16.85%) PhD
16 75 (16.63%) SQL
17 69 (15.30%) HTML
18 63 (13.97%) Perl
19 57 (12.64%) ASP.NET
20 55 (12.20%) CSS
21 53 (11.75%) OO
21 53 (11.75%) NoSQL
21 53 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
22 50 (11.09%) Machine Learning
23 48 (10.64%) Web Services
24 45 (9.98%) Big Data
25 44 (9.76%) Git (software)
26 43 (9.53%) Multithreading
27 42 (9.31%) Bioinformatics

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 17 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (2.66%) OpenStack
3 11 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.77%) Confluence
5 7 (1.55%) Apache
5 7 (1.55%) IIS
5 7 (1.55%) nginx
6 6 (1.33%) ColdFusion
7 5 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.89%) JBoss
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.44%) SAS
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.22%) Luigi
Applications
1 25 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Endur
2 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.22%) GitHub
5 6 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (0.89%) SaaS
7 2 (0.44%) Google Play
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.65%) Internet
2 28 (6.21%) Wireless
3 22 (4.88%) Bluetooth
4 16 (3.55%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (2.88%) Ethernet
5 13 (2.88%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.44%) HTTP
7 6 (1.33%) DVB
7 6 (1.33%) LTE
8 4 (0.89%) SSL
9 3 (0.67%) LDAP
9 3 (0.67%) ZigBee
10 2 (0.44%) BGP
10 2 (0.44%) MPLS
10 2 (0.44%) Telepresence
10 2 (0.44%) VPN
11 1 (0.22%) DNS
11 1 (0.22%) GSM
11 1 (0.22%) IPv6
11 1 (0.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.75%) NoSQL
2 45 (9.98%) Big Data
3 39 (8.65%) MySQL
4 28 (6.21%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 19 (4.21%) HBase
7 15 (3.33%) SQL Server
8 11 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.33%) Parquet
11 5 (1.11%) MS Access
12 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.22%) GIS
15 1 (0.22%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.54%) Visual Studio
3 22 (4.88%) Maven
4 19 (4.21%) Gradle
5 12 (2.66%) JIRA
6 11 (2.44%) Subversion
7 9 (2.00%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.77%) Selenium
8 8 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.33%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.11%) HP UFT
10 5 (1.11%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.89%) NUnit
11 4 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.67%) Ranorex
13 2 (0.44%) GCC
13 2 (0.44%) RSpec
General
1 41 (9.09%) Finance
2 29 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.10%) Automotive
4 17 (3.77%) Aerospace
5 16 (3.55%) French Language
5 16 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.88%) Banking
6 13 (2.88%) Electronics
7 10 (2.22%) Italian Language
8 8 (1.77%) German Language
9 4 (0.89%) Games
9 4 (0.89%) Japanese Language
9 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.89%) Marketing
10 3 (0.67%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 208 (46.12%) Developer
2 168 (37.25%) Software Engineer
3 112 (24.83%) Graduate
4 89 (19.73%) Software Developer
5 77 (17.07%) Java Engineer
6 73 (16.19%) Java Developer
7 65 (14.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 64 (14.19%) Graduate Developer
9 50 (11.09%) C++ Software Engineer
10 47 (10.42%) C++ Developer
11 32 (7.10%) Graduate Software Developer
12 31 (6.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 31 (6.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 28 (6.21%) C++ Software Developer
14 27 (5.99%) Graduate Java Developer
15 25 (5.54%) C# Developer
16 23 (5.10%) Development Engineer
16 23 (5.10%) Graduate Java Engineer
16 23 (5.10%) Java Software Developer
16 23 (5.10%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (20.18%) .NET
2 69 (15.30%) HTML
3 57 (12.64%) ASP.NET
4 55 (12.20%) CSS
5 48 (10.64%) Web Services
6 33 (7.32%) RESTful
7 31 (6.87%) Spring
8 27 (5.99%) jQuery
9 25 (5.54%) HTML5
10 16 (3.55%) XML
11 15 (3.33%) JSON
12 14 (3.10%) OpenGL
13 11 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (2.22%) J2EE
14 10 (2.22%) JSP
15 9 (2.00%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.00%) Hibernate
16 8 (1.77%) MFC
16 8 (1.77%) Node.js
17 7 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 102 (22.62%) Algorithms
2 27 (5.99%) Data Structures
3 23 (5.10%) User Experience
4 21 (4.66%) Internet of Things
5 19 (4.21%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (3.99%) Life Science
7 17 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.88%) Augmented Reality
8 13 (2.88%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.55%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.55%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.33%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.11%) ASIC
12 5 (1.11%) LIMS
13 4 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.89%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.67%) W3C
14 3 (0.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 131 (29.05%) Linux
2 78 (17.29%) Windows
3 31 (6.87%) Android
4 30 (6.65%) Unix
5 15 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 9 (2.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Debian
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (45.01%) Software Engineering
2 192 (42.57%) Mathematics
3 140 (31.04%) Physics
4 91 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (11.75%) OO
6 50 (11.09%) Machine Learning
7 43 (9.53%) Multithreading
8 42 (9.31%) Bioinformatics
9 35 (7.76%) OOP
10 32 (7.10%) Web Development
11 30 (6.65%) SDLC
12 29 (6.43%) Visualisation
13 26 (5.76%) Scrum
14 21 (4.66%) Data Visualisation
15 20 (4.43%) Unit Testing
16 19 (4.21%) MVC
17 17 (3.77%) CAD
17 17 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (3.77%) Informatics
18 16 (3.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 244 (54.10%) Java
2 204 (45.23%) C++
3 183 (40.58%) Python
4 133 (29.49%) C#
5 130 (28.82%) C
6 88 (19.51%) JavaScript
7 75 (16.63%) SQL
8 63 (13.97%) Perl
9 36 (7.98%) MATLAB
10 30 (6.65%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.88%) Ruby
12 12 (2.66%) Embedded C
12 12 (2.66%) PHP
13 8 (1.77%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.33%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.67%) R
15 3 (0.67%) Scala
15 3 (0.67%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 306 (67.85%) Degree
2 76 (16.85%) PhD
3 5 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.67%) DBS Check
4 3 (0.67%) MCP
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.44%) MCSE
5 2 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.22%) CISA
6 1 (0.22%) CISM
6 1 (0.22%) CISSP
6 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.76%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) 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
System Software
1 19 (4.21%) Docker
2 13 (2.88%) Firmware
3 8 (1.77%) KVM
4 7 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.67%) XenServer
6 2 (0.44%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.22%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (4.21%) Nagios
2 7 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.55%) Puppet
3 6 (1.33%) Packer
4 4 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (5.54%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.88%) Oracle
3 13 (2.88%) Sun
4 12 (2.66%) VMware
5 9 (2.00%) QNX
6 5 (1.11%) IBM
6 5 (1.11%) Intel
6 5 (1.11%) OpenLink
6 5 (1.11%) Serena
7 4 (0.89%) SAP
7 4 (0.89%) Virgin Media
7 4 (0.89%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.67%) Google
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.67%) webMethods
9 2 (0.44%) Brocade
9 2 (0.44%) Facebook
9 2 (0.44%) Minitab
9 2 (0.44%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bromium UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k plus good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus scheme, pension contribution matching (up to 5
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago