The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Scientist
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Scientist 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 - -
Computer Scientist
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1333 1446 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.30% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1219 1518
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Computer Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Scientist in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Computer Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Computer Scientist
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Scientist across the Cambridge region.

Computer Scientist Salary Trend in Cambridge

Computer Scientist
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Computer Scientist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Computer Scientist in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 19 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 19 (100.00%) SDLC
2 14 (73.68%) Open Source
2 14 (73.68%) Physics
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) Client/Server
2 14 (73.68%) Eclipse
2 14 (73.68%) Shell Script
2 14 (73.68%) JDBC
2 14 (73.68%) JSP
2 14 (73.68%) SOAP
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Perl
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) J2EE
3 5 (26.32%) MFC
3 5 (26.32%) STL
3 5 (26.32%) OpenGL
3 5 (26.32%) C

Computer Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Computer Scientist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Computer Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (73.68%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) J2EE
2 14 (73.68%) JDBC
2 14 (73.68%) JSP
2 14 (73.68%) SOAP
3 5 (26.32%) MFC
3 5 (26.32%) OpenGL
3 5 (26.32%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 19 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (73.68%) Client/Server
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 14 (73.68%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) SDLC
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Perl
2 14 (73.68%) Shell Script
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago