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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 7 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 247 251 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.90% 17.26% 14.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 39.52% 36.48% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 220 214 199
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,236 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,500
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
625 688 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 52.88% 47.32% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 514 571 626
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 24 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 390 (79.59%) Degree
2 205 (41.84%) Java
3 204 (41.63%) Mathematics
4 178 (36.33%) Software Engineering
5 153 (31.22%) C++
6 128 (26.12%) C#
7 123 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (24.90%) .NET
9 121 (24.69%) Linux
10 109 (22.24%) SQL
11 104 (21.22%) HTML
12 93 (18.98%) JavaScript
12 93 (18.98%) Algorithms
13 88 (17.96%) CSS
14 84 (17.14%) OO
15 80 (16.33%) Windows
15 80 (16.33%) C
16 78 (15.92%) Physics
17 68 (13.88%) Finance
17 68 (13.88%) Python
18 66 (13.47%) ASP.NET
19 60 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
20 59 (12.04%) User Experience
21 56 (11.43%) Unit Testing
22 54 (11.02%) SDLC
23 53 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
24 52 (10.61%) Web Services
25 49 (10.00%) jQuery
25 49 (10.00%) Big Data
26 47 (9.59%) OOP

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 25 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (1.84%) IIS
2 9 (1.84%) JBoss
3 6 (1.22%) Smallworld
4 3 (0.61%) Confluence
5 2 (0.41%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.20%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.20%) CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (1.84%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.82%) MS Office
4 2 (0.41%) Simulink
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.65%) GitHub
5 3 (0.61%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.06%) Internet
2 12 (2.45%) Ethernet
2 12 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.04%) Wireless
4 6 (1.22%) Intranet
5 5 (1.02%) LDAP
6 4 (0.82%) HTTP
7 3 (0.61%) Firewall
7 3 (0.61%) LAN
7 3 (0.61%) WAN
8 2 (0.41%) DNS
8 2 (0.41%) IPv4
8 2 (0.41%) IPv6
8 2 (0.41%) SAN
9 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.20%) DHCP
9 1 (0.20%) GSM
9 1 (0.20%) SMTP
9 1 (0.20%) SNMP
9 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.00%) Big Data
2 46 (9.39%) SQL Server
3 45 (9.18%) NoSQL
4 28 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 24 (4.90%) MongoDB
6 23 (4.69%) HBase
7 16 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (3.06%) GIS
9 9 (1.84%) MySQL
10 8 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.63%) DB2
11 5 (1.02%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.41%) MS Access
15 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 28 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (3.88%) NUnit
4 16 (3.27%) Eclipse
5 12 (2.45%) Selenium
6 11 (2.24%) JIRA
7 8 (1.63%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.63%) Maven
8 7 (1.43%) QUnit
9 6 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.02%) Subversion
11 4 (0.82%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.61%) CMake
12 3 (0.61%) Gradle
12 3 (0.61%) Protractor
13 2 (0.41%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.41%) Jasmine
General
1 68 (13.88%) Finance
2 41 (8.37%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.08%) Automotive
4 15 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (2.86%) Banking
6 13 (2.65%) Marketing
7 12 (2.45%) Billing
7 12 (2.45%) Electronics
8 11 (2.24%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.63%) Games
10 7 (1.43%) Retail
11 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.02%) Front Office
12 4 (0.82%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.61%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 265 (54.08%) Developer
2 86 (17.55%) Software Engineer
3 76 (15.51%) Java Developer
3 76 (15.51%) Software Developer
4 59 (12.04%) Graduate
5 44 (8.98%) Senior Developer
6 39 (7.96%) C++ Developer
6 39 (7.96%) Graduate Developer
7 30 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (5.71%) Linux Developer
9 27 (5.51%) C# Developer
9 27 (5.51%) Senior Java Developer
10 25 (5.10%) Java Engineer
11 24 (4.90%) HTML Developer
11 24 (4.90%) Test Engineer
12 23 (4.69%) UI Developer
13 22 (4.49%) HTML CSS Developer
13 22 (4.49%) Junior
14 21 (4.29%) Programmer
14 21 (4.29%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (24.90%) .NET
2 104 (21.22%) HTML
3 88 (17.96%) CSS
4 66 (13.47%) ASP.NET
5 52 (10.61%) Web Services
6 49 (10.00%) jQuery
7 46 (9.39%) HTML5
8 41 (8.37%) XML
9 36 (7.35%) JSON
10 31 (6.33%) J2EE
10 31 (6.33%) SOAP
11 29 (5.92%) REST
12 26 (5.31%) CSS3
12 26 (5.31%) WPF
13 22 (4.49%) AngularJS
13 22 (4.49%) JDBC
13 22 (4.49%) Spring
14 20 (4.08%) RESTful
15 19 (3.88%) POSIX
16 16 (3.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 204 (41.63%) Mathematics
2 93 (18.98%) Algorithms
3 78 (15.92%) Physics
4 59 (12.04%) User Experience
5 53 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (7.76%) Data Structures
7 25 (5.10%) Life Science
8 22 (4.49%) Client/Server
9 16 (3.27%) Management Information System
9 16 (3.27%) Statistics
10 12 (2.45%) Augmented Reality
10 12 (2.45%) Biology
10 12 (2.45%) Digital Media
11 11 (2.24%) Device Driver
12 10 (2.04%) EMV
13 8 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (1.63%) Informatics
13 8 (1.63%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.43%) Internet of Things
14 7 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 121 (24.69%) Linux
2 80 (16.33%) Windows
3 42 (8.57%) Unix
4 13 (2.65%) Android
5 11 (2.24%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.61%) AIX
7 3 (0.61%) HPUX
7 3 (0.61%) Solaris
7 3 (0.61%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) MVS
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) VMS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (36.33%) Software Engineering
2 123 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (17.14%) OO
4 56 (11.43%) Unit Testing
5 54 (11.02%) SDLC
6 47 (9.59%) MVC
6 47 (9.59%) OOP
7 42 (8.57%) Multithreading
8 33 (6.73%) CRM
9 30 (6.12%) Analytics
9 30 (6.12%) Web Development
10 28 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (5.31%) Front End Development
11 26 (5.31%) Software Architecture
12 25 (5.10%) User Stories
12 25 (5.10%) Web Design
13 24 (4.90%) TDD
14 22 (4.49%) Product Management
14 22 (4.49%) Scrum
15 21 (4.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 205 (41.84%) Java
2 153 (31.22%) C++
3 128 (26.12%) C#
4 109 (22.24%) SQL
5 93 (18.98%) JavaScript
6 80 (16.33%) C
7 68 (13.88%) Python
8 26 (5.31%) Perl
9 24 (4.90%) Shell Script
10 20 (4.08%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.65%) Delphi
11 13 (2.65%) TypeScript
12 11 (2.24%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.22%) Embedded C
13 6 (1.22%) Magik
14 5 (1.02%) PHP
14 5 (1.02%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.82%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 390 (79.59%) Degree
2 40 (8.16%) PhD
3 6 (1.22%) HND
4 3 (0.61%) IBM Certification
5 2 (0.41%) CISA
5 2 (0.41%) CISMP
5 2 (0.41%) CISSP
5 2 (0.41%) ISEB
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.35%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) SLA
3 5 (1.02%) WAI
4 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (7.76%) Docker
2 11 (2.24%) Firmware
3 7 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.20%) Xen
5 1 (0.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.22%) Puppet
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.20%) Grafana
3 1 (0.20%) Graphite
3 1 (0.20%) Kibana
3 1 (0.20%) logstash
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 46 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.10%) Oracle
3 10 (2.04%) TOWER Software
4 9 (1.84%) IBM
5 6 (1.22%) VMware
6 5 (1.02%) CA
6 5 (1.02%) Dell
7 4 (0.82%) Wall Street Systems
8 3 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.61%) Cognos
8 3 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.61%) Perforce
8 3 (0.61%) QNX
8 3 (0.61%) Tableau
9 2 (0.41%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.41%) Facebook
9 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.41%) SAP
10 1 (0.20%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.20%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60 - £65k + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent according to experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £38k - 55k per year + benefits & excellent culture
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £38k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 16 days ago