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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 11 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 217 225 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.71% 15.43% 15.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.11% 29.88% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 173 187 184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
618 753 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 56.13% 51.65% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 523 599 619
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 6 December 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 367 (77.92%) Degree
2 247 (52.44%) Java
3 192 (40.76%) Mathematics
4 186 (39.49%) C++
5 183 (38.85%) Software Engineering
6 176 (37.37%) C#
7 151 (32.06%) Python
8 139 (29.51%) Linux
9 125 (26.54%) .NET
10 123 (26.11%) C
11 115 (24.42%) Physics
12 111 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (18.90%) Algorithms
14 88 (18.68%) HTML
15 87 (18.47%) Windows
16 86 (18.26%) JavaScript
17 81 (17.20%) SQL
18 79 (16.77%) Finance
19 74 (15.71%) ASP.NET
20 69 (14.65%) CSS
21 60 (12.74%) PhD
22 56 (11.89%) OO
23 55 (11.68%) Big Data
24 51 (10.83%) Scrum
24 51 (10.83%) Web Services
24 51 (10.83%) Multithreading
25 50 (10.62%) Machine Learning
26 48 (10.19%) SDLC
27 45 (9.55%) Unix
28 44 (9.34%) 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 20 (4.25%) Apache Solr
2 18 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.18%) Confluence
4 12 (2.55%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.27%) Smallworld
6 5 (1.06%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) Luigi
8 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Endur
2 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (3.61%) GitHub
3 13 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.06%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Google Play
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.31%) Internet
2 19 (4.03%) Wireless
3 13 (2.76%) HTTP
4 12 (2.55%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.12%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.70%) Intranet
7 7 (1.49%) LDAP
7 7 (1.49%) SSL
8 5 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.85%) IPv6
9 4 (0.85%) SMTP
10 3 (0.64%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.64%) IMAP
10 3 (0.64%) WLAN
10 3 (0.64%) X.509
11 2 (0.42%) 802.15
11 2 (0.42%) MPLS
11 2 (0.42%) Network Security
11 2 (0.42%) Telepresence
11 2 (0.42%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.68%) Big Data
2 37 (7.86%) NoSQL
3 33 (7.01%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.73%) MySQL
5 26 (5.52%) SQL Server
6 16 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.97%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.55%) HBase
9 11 (2.34%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.70%) GIS
12 6 (1.27%) Parquet
13 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.06%) Text Mining
14 3 (0.64%) MS Access
14 3 (0.64%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (8.92%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.46%) JIRA
3 20 (4.25%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.03%) NUnit
5 17 (3.61%) Selenium
6 14 (2.97%) Subversion
7 11 (2.34%) Maven
7 11 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (2.12%) Ranorex
8 10 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.91%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.70%) AppVeyor
10 8 (1.70%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.49%) Gradle
12 6 (1.27%) HP UFT
13 5 (1.06%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.85%) JMeter
15 3 (0.64%) JUnit
15 3 (0.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 79 (16.77%) Finance
2 40 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.10%) Automotive
4 17 (3.61%) Banking
5 14 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.12%) Publishing
7 9 (1.91%) French Language
8 8 (1.70%) Billing
8 8 (1.70%) Games
8 8 (1.70%) German Language
8 8 (1.70%) Italian Language
9 7 (1.49%) Electronics
10 4 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.85%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.42%) Retail
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 256 (54.35%) Developer
2 126 (26.75%) Software Engineer
3 118 (25.05%) Graduate
4 108 (22.93%) Software Developer
5 82 (17.41%) Graduate Developer
6 76 (16.14%) Java Developer
7 58 (12.31%) Java Engineer
8 54 (11.46%) C++ Developer
9 52 (11.04%) Java Software Engineer
10 49 (10.40%) C# Developer
11 40 (8.49%) Graduate Software Developer
12 32 (6.79%) Graduate C++ Developer
13 31 (6.58%) Java Software Developer
14 29 (6.16%) Graduate Java Developer
15 27 (5.73%) C++ Software Developer
15 27 (5.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 23 (4.88%) Graduate C# Developer
16 23 (4.88%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
17 21 (4.46%) Consultant
17 21 (4.46%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (26.54%) .NET
2 88 (18.68%) HTML
3 74 (15.71%) ASP.NET
4 69 (14.65%) CSS
5 51 (10.83%) Web Services
6 26 (5.52%) Spring
7 23 (4.88%) jQuery
7 23 (4.88%) RESTful
8 21 (4.46%) AngularJS
9 19 (4.03%) XML
10 17 (3.61%) JSP
11 15 (3.18%) Django
12 14 (2.97%) HTML5
13 12 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (2.55%) Lucene
13 12 (2.55%) Node.js
14 10 (2.12%) Hibernate
15 9 (1.91%) Ajax
15 9 (1.91%) JSON
15 9 (1.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 192 (40.76%) Mathematics
2 115 (24.42%) Physics
3 89 (18.90%) Algorithms
4 41 (8.70%) User Experience
5 32 (6.79%) Biology
6 30 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (4.25%) Augmented Reality
8 18 (3.82%) Digital Media
9 16 (3.40%) Data Structures
9 16 (3.40%) Mobile App
10 15 (3.18%) Informatics
10 15 (3.18%) Management Information System
10 15 (3.18%) Visualisation
11 11 (2.34%) Statistics
12 10 (2.12%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (1.91%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.49%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.49%) Internet of Things
14 7 (1.49%) Smartphone
15 6 (1.27%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 139 (29.51%) Linux
2 87 (18.47%) Windows
3 45 (9.55%) Unix
4 29 (6.16%) Android
5 18 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.34%) Windows CE
7 10 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.64%) VMS
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.42%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (38.85%) Software Engineering
2 111 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (11.89%) OO
4 51 (10.83%) Multithreading
4 51 (10.83%) Scrum
5 50 (10.62%) Machine Learning
6 48 (10.19%) SDLC
7 44 (9.34%) Bioinformatics
8 39 (8.28%) Test Automation
8 39 (8.28%) Unit Testing
9 29 (6.16%) Analytics
9 29 (6.16%) OOP
10 22 (4.67%) Defect Management
11 21 (4.46%) Multithreaded Programming
11 21 (4.46%) MVC
11 21 (4.46%) Web Development
12 20 (4.25%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (3.61%) Software Testing
15 15 (3.18%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 247 (52.44%) Java
2 186 (39.49%) C++
3 176 (37.37%) C#
4 151 (32.06%) Python
5 123 (26.11%) C
6 86 (18.26%) JavaScript
7 81 (17.20%) SQL
8 33 (7.01%) Perl
9 16 (3.40%) PHP
10 13 (2.76%) Ruby
11 12 (2.55%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.27%) Magik
13 6 (1.27%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.06%) Erlang
14 5 (1.06%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.06%) Scala
15 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.85%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 367 (77.92%) Degree
2 60 (12.74%) PhD
3 4 (0.85%) MCP
3 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.85%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.42%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.42%) MCSE
4 2 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.21%) CISA
5 1 (0.21%) CISM
5 1 (0.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.40%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) WAI
3 2 (0.42%) SDET
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (4.67%) Docker
2 9 (1.91%) Firmware
3 5 (1.06%) NFS
3 5 (1.06%) Shibboleth
4 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.64%) Postfix
4 3 (0.64%) Samba
4 3 (0.64%) Sendmail
4 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.64%) XenServer
5 2 (0.42%) GPFS
5 2 (0.42%) KVM
5 2 (0.42%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
1 12 (2.55%) Puppet
2 10 (2.12%) Nagios
3 6 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.06%) Ganglia
4 5 (1.06%) Grafana
4 5 (1.06%) Graphite
4 5 (1.06%) Kibana
4 5 (1.06%) logstash
5 2 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (7.86%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.52%) Oracle
3 9 (1.91%) QNX
3 9 (1.91%) Red Hat
4 7 (1.49%) IBM
5 6 (1.27%) Apple
6 5 (1.06%) Google
6 5 (1.06%) Intel
6 5 (1.06%) OpenLink
6 5 (1.06%) Splunk
7 4 (0.85%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.64%) Virgin Media
8 3 (0.64%) VMware
9 2 (0.42%) Facebook
9 2 (0.42%) SAP
9 2 (0.42%) Toshiba
9 2 (0.42%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.42%) Twitter
10 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.21%) Wall Street Systems
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
First Person
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Remuneration Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + shares + bens
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: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-39k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
Posted: 4 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: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-40k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago