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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 7 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 258 217 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.43% 15.54% 15.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 39.69% 34.12% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 196 182 194
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 £30,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
650 636 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.99% 45.56% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 503 522 642
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 £65,000 £60,000
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 25 August 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 386 (78.14%) Degree
2 230 (46.56%) Java
3 223 (45.14%) Mathematics
4 174 (35.22%) C++
5 170 (34.41%) Software Engineering
6 145 (29.35%) C#
7 142 (28.74%) Linux
8 130 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 115 (23.28%) Python
9 115 (23.28%) .NET
10 114 (23.08%) C
11 96 (19.43%) SQL
12 94 (19.03%) HTML
12 94 (19.03%) Algorithms
13 87 (17.61%) Physics
14 84 (17.00%) JavaScript
15 80 (16.19%) OO
16 79 (15.99%) CSS
16 79 (15.99%) Finance
17 71 (14.37%) Windows
18 68 (13.77%) Big Data
19 61 (12.35%) SDLC
20 58 (11.74%) Unit Testing
21 57 (11.54%) ASP.NET
22 55 (11.13%) Telecoms
22 55 (11.13%) Web Services
23 54 (10.93%) Unix
24 50 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
24 50 (10.12%) User Experience
25 48 (9.72%) PhD

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 28 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 12 (2.43%) Confluence
4 9 (1.82%) JBoss
4 9 (1.82%) Smallworld
5 6 (1.21%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.20%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (4.05%) GitHub
5 4 (0.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.25%) Internet
2 15 (3.04%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.83%) Wireless
4 12 (2.43%) Ethernet
5 11 (2.23%) Intranet
6 5 (1.01%) LDAP
7 4 (0.81%) HTTP
7 4 (0.81%) IPv6
7 4 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.61%) IMAP
8 3 (0.61%) IPv4
8 3 (0.61%) LAN
8 3 (0.61%) SMTP
8 3 (0.61%) SSL
8 3 (0.61%) WAN
8 3 (0.61%) WLAN
9 2 (0.40%) DNS
9 2 (0.40%) FTP
9 2 (0.40%) PPP
9 2 (0.40%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.77%) Big Data
2 42 (8.50%) NoSQL
3 40 (8.10%) SQL Server
4 30 (6.07%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.45%) MySQL
6 19 (3.85%) HBase
6 19 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.44%) GIS
8 15 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.62%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.01%) Text Mining
13 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.40%) DB2
14 2 (0.40%) MS Access
14 2 (0.40%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (5.87%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.26%) NUnit
3 25 (5.06%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.64%) JIRA
5 16 (3.24%) Selenium
6 15 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (2.43%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.23%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.02%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.42%) Ranorex
12 6 (1.21%) Subversion
13 5 (1.01%) Maven
14 4 (0.81%) JMeter
15 3 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.61%) CMake
15 3 (0.61%) Gradle
15 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
15 3 (0.61%) YouTrack
General
1 79 (15.99%) Finance
2 55 (11.13%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.44%) Automotive
3 17 (3.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (3.04%) Billing
5 11 (2.23%) Games
6 10 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.02%) Publishing
7 7 (1.42%) Banking
7 7 (1.42%) Retail
8 6 (1.21%) Electronics
9 3 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.61%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 277 (56.07%) Developer
2 103 (20.85%) Software Engineer
3 89 (18.02%) Software Developer
4 83 (16.80%) Graduate
5 82 (16.60%) Java Developer
6 57 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
7 49 (9.92%) C++ Developer
8 45 (9.11%) C# Developer
9 40 (8.10%) Senior Developer
10 30 (6.07%) Java Engineer
11 28 (5.67%) Test Engineer
12 25 (5.06%) Junior
12 25 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 24 (4.86%) Linux Developer
14 23 (4.66%) Java Software Engineer
15 22 (4.45%) Software Test Engineer
16 21 (4.25%) Graduate C++ Developer
16 21 (4.25%) Programmer
17 20 (4.05%) Java Software Developer
17 20 (4.05%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (23.28%) .NET
2 94 (19.03%) HTML
3 79 (15.99%) CSS
4 57 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 55 (11.13%) Web Services
6 34 (6.88%) XML
7 32 (6.48%) HTML5
8 26 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 26 (5.26%) CSS3
9 24 (4.86%) jQuery
10 23 (4.66%) JSON
11 22 (4.45%) RESTful
12 21 (4.25%) Spring
13 20 (4.05%) SOAP
14 19 (3.85%) Django
14 19 (3.85%) WPF
15 17 (3.44%) J2EE
15 17 (3.44%) POSIX
16 13 (2.63%) JSP
16 13 (2.63%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 223 (45.14%) Mathematics
2 94 (19.03%) Algorithms
3 87 (17.61%) Physics
4 50 (10.12%) User Experience
5 46 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (5.47%) Biology
6 27 (5.47%) Data Structures
7 22 (4.45%) Augmented Reality
7 22 (4.45%) Digital Media
8 20 (4.05%) Statistics
9 17 (3.44%) Life Science
10 16 (3.24%) Management Information System
11 13 (2.63%) Informatics
12 12 (2.43%) Visualisation
13 11 (2.23%) Device Driver
14 9 (1.82%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (1.62%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.42%) Internet of Things
16 7 (1.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 142 (28.74%) Linux
2 71 (14.37%) Windows
3 54 (10.93%) Unix
4 9 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.62%) Android
6 3 (0.61%) AIX
6 3 (0.61%) HPUX
6 3 (0.61%) Solaris
6 3 (0.61%) VMS
6 3 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.20%) Debian
8 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (34.41%) Software Engineering
2 130 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (16.19%) OO
4 61 (12.35%) SDLC
5 58 (11.74%) Unit Testing
6 42 (8.50%) Analytics
7 41 (8.30%) Test Automation
8 40 (8.10%) Multithreading
9 38 (7.69%) Scrum
10 36 (7.29%) OOP
11 35 (7.09%) Machine Learning
12 30 (6.07%) Bioinformatics
13 27 (5.47%) User Stories
14 26 (5.26%) CRM
14 26 (5.26%) Front End Development
15 25 (5.06%) Software Testing
16 23 (4.66%) Defect Management
16 23 (4.66%) DevOps
16 23 (4.66%) Mentoring
17 22 (4.45%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 230 (46.56%) Java
2 174 (35.22%) C++
3 145 (29.35%) C#
4 115 (23.28%) Python
5 114 (23.08%) C
6 96 (19.43%) SQL
7 84 (17.00%) JavaScript
8 31 (6.28%) Perl
9 20 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.04%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.82%) Magik
13 8 (1.62%) Delphi
13 8 (1.62%) PHP
14 6 (1.21%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.21%) Ruby
14 6 (1.21%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.21%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.01%) Erlang
15 5 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 386 (78.14%) Degree
2 48 (9.72%) PhD
3 6 (1.21%) HND
4 5 (1.01%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.61%) 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%) MCP
7 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.48%) QA
2 6 (1.21%) SLA
3 5 (1.01%) WAI
4 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (7.69%) Docker
2 14 (2.83%) Firmware
3 6 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.01%) NFS
5 3 (0.61%) Postfix
5 3 (0.61%) Samba
5 3 (0.61%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.61%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.40%) GPFS
6 2 (0.40%) PanFS
7 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (3.24%) Puppet
2 10 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.02%) Nagios
3 6 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.01%) Ganglia
4 5 (1.01%) Grafana
4 5 (1.01%) Graphite
4 5 (1.01%) Kibana
4 5 (1.01%) logstash
5 2 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 41 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.47%) Oracle
3 9 (1.82%) TOWER Software
4 7 (1.42%) Red Hat
4 7 (1.42%) VMware
5 6 (1.21%) Apple
5 6 (1.21%) IBM
6 5 (1.01%) Splunk
7 4 (0.81%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.81%) Wall Street Systems
8 3 (0.61%) Cognos
8 3 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.61%) Perforce
8 3 (0.61%) Tableau
9 2 (0.40%) Google
9 2 (0.40%) QNX
9 2 (0.40%) Toshiba
10 1 (0.20%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.20%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.20%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Revolution Technology
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 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
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 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 £70K+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60-70k + 25 days holiday + Stats + Buy/Sell 5 days + Flexi + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Devon Jones
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago