The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 274 259 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.18% 11.85% 10.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.16% 27.21% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 191 207 255
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,022
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1009 952 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.17% 43.57% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 739 746 1025
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 262 £41,250 +21.32% 44
Peterborough -22 6 £45,000 +100.00%
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Computer Science also 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 that cited Computer Science.

1 458 (77.76%) Degree
2 318 (53.99%) Software Engineering
3 214 (36.33%) C#
4 198 (33.62%) C++
5 195 (33.11%) Java
6 187 (31.75%) Mathematics
7 176 (29.88%) Python
8 148 (25.13%) C
9 141 (23.94%) .NET
10 137 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
11 129 (21.90%) SQL
12 122 (20.71%) Windows
13 112 (19.02%) Linux
14 109 (18.51%) OO
15 99 (16.81%) HTML
16 94 (15.96%) Finance
17 92 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
18 86 (14.60%) JavaScript
19 78 (13.24%) Internet
20 68 (11.54%) Scrum
21 65 (11.04%) CSS
22 61 (10.36%) Algorithms
23 58 (9.85%) UNIX
23 58 (9.85%) Microsoft
24 54 (9.17%) Physics
25 53 (9.00%) PHP
25 53 (9.00%) Information Security
26 50 (8.49%) ASP.NET
26 50 (8.49%) Cryptography
27 49 (8.32%) Oracle

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Computer Science also 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 that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.07%) OpenStack
2 23 (3.90%) Apache
3 13 (2.21%) IIS
4 12 (2.04%) JBoss
4 12 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.87%) CloudStack
6 10 (1.70%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.70%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.85%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.34%) Lync
9 2 (0.34%) Node.js
9 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.87%) MS Office
3 8 (1.36%) Simulink
4 6 (1.02%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.85%) TargetLink
6 4 (0.68%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.34%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Endur
2 1 (0.17%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.36%) Office 365
3 4 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 78 (13.24%) Internet
2 28 (4.75%) Wireless
3 21 (3.57%) Firewall
4 18 (3.06%) Network Security
4 18 (3.06%) HTTP
5 16 (2.72%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.70%) VPN
6 10 (1.70%) SSL
7 7 (1.19%) DNS
8 6 (1.02%) LAN
8 6 (1.02%) WAN
8 6 (1.02%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.02%) VLAN
8 6 (1.02%) ZigBee
8 6 (1.02%) Intranet
8 6 (1.02%) NAS
9 5 (0.85%) DHCP
10 4 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.68%) IPv6
10 4 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.24%) MySQL
3 22 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.89%) NoSQL
4 17 (2.89%) Big Data
5 11 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.36%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.68%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.51%) MS Access
13 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (7.47%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.28%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.72%) Maven
5 14 (2.38%) Selenium
6 13 (2.21%) GCC
6 13 (2.21%) LLVM
7 7 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (1.19%) NUnit
7 7 (1.19%) Subversion
8 6 (1.02%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.02%) JUnit
8 6 (1.02%) MSTest
8 6 (1.02%) Moq
9 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.34%) JIRA
10 2 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.17%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 94 (15.96%) Finance
2 44 (7.47%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.62%) Electronics
4 30 (5.09%) Marketing
5 22 (3.74%) Banking
6 15 (2.55%) Automotive
7 13 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.36%) Military
8 8 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.02%) Publishing
10 5 (0.85%) French Language
11 4 (0.68%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.68%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 3 (0.51%) Games
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 239 (40.58%) Developer
2 201 (34.13%) Software Engineer
3 93 (15.79%) Graduate
4 78 (13.24%) Software Developer
5 50 (8.49%) Test Engineer
5 50 (8.49%) Graduate Developer
6 35 (5.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 34 (5.77%) Web Developer
8 31 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 29 (4.92%) C# Developer
10 28 (4.75%) C++ Developer
11 26 (4.41%) Graduate Software Developer
12 24 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
12 24 (4.07%) C++ Software Engineer
12 24 (4.07%) Software Test Engineer
13 21 (3.57%) Senior Developer
14 20 (3.40%) Junior
15 19 (3.23%) Architect
15 19 (3.23%) Analyst
16 18 (3.06%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (23.94%) .NET
2 99 (16.81%) HTML
3 65 (11.04%) CSS
4 50 (8.49%) ASP.NET
5 43 (7.30%) jQuery
6 41 (6.96%) Web Services
7 27 (4.58%) WCF
8 24 (4.07%) XML
9 23 (3.90%) WPF
10 21 (3.57%) HTML5
11 15 (2.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (2.38%) WinForms
12 14 (2.38%) J2EE
13 12 (2.04%) STL
14 11 (1.87%) MFC
14 11 (1.87%) LAMP
14 11 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (1.87%) Ajax
14 11 (1.87%) Dojo
15 10 (1.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 187 (31.75%) Mathematics
2 92 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (10.36%) Algorithms
4 54 (9.17%) Physics
5 50 (8.49%) Cryptography
6 49 (8.32%) Embedded Systems
7 44 (7.47%) Open Source
8 27 (4.58%) User Experience
8 27 (4.58%) Statistics
9 25 (4.24%) Informatics
10 24 (4.07%) PKI
10 24 (4.07%) Management Information System
11 22 (3.74%) Mobile App
12 21 (3.57%) Internet of Things
13 20 (3.40%) Visualisation
14 14 (2.38%) GIS
15 10 (1.70%) Data Structures
16 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 6 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 122 (20.71%) Windows
2 112 (19.02%) Linux
3 58 (9.85%) UNIX
4 29 (4.92%) Android
5 20 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.02%) Solaris
10 5 (0.85%) AIX
10 5 (0.85%) HPUX
10 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.34%) CentOS
13 2 (0.34%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (53.99%) Software Engineering
2 137 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (18.51%) OO
4 68 (11.54%) Scrum
5 53 (9.00%) Information Security
6 41 (6.96%) Web Development
7 38 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 34 (5.77%) TDD
9 31 (5.26%) Regression Testing
9 31 (5.26%) OOD
9 31 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 28 (4.75%) OOP
11 26 (4.41%) Project Management
12 25 (4.24%) Analytics
13 24 (4.07%) Data Protection
13 24 (4.07%) Product Management
13 24 (4.07%) UML
14 22 (3.74%) Machine Learning
15 20 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (3.23%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 214 (36.33%) C#
2 198 (33.62%) C++
3 195 (33.11%) Java
4 176 (29.88%) Python
5 148 (25.13%) C
6 129 (21.90%) SQL
7 86 (14.60%) JavaScript
8 53 (9.00%) PHP
9 38 (6.45%) Perl
10 27 (4.58%) Ruby
11 19 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 18 (3.06%) MATLAB
13 15 (2.55%) Embedded C
13 15 (2.55%) R
14 14 (2.38%) VB
14 14 (2.38%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.70%) Delphi
16 9 (1.53%) Embedded C++
17 8 (1.36%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 458 (77.76%) Degree
2 25 (4.24%) PhD
3 20 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.87%) CISSP
5 10 (1.70%) Postgraduate
6 7 (1.19%) ISEB
7 6 (1.02%) A+ Certification
7 6 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.85%) CEH
8 5 (0.85%) CISMP
9 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.51%) CCNP
10 3 (0.51%) CCNA
10 3 (0.51%) MCP
11 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.40%) QA
2 19 (3.23%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.17%) JTAG
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (2.89%) Firmware
2 14 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.21%) QEMU
3 13 (2.21%) KVM
4 11 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.36%) XenServer
6 6 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.68%) Xen
8 2 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.02%) Puppet
2 5 (0.85%) Ansible
3 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (9.85%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.32%) Oracle
3 14 (2.38%) Google
4 11 (1.87%) VMware
5 9 (1.53%) Cisco
5 9 (1.53%) Citrix
6 7 (1.19%) Intel
6 7 (1.19%) Sony
6 7 (1.19%) TOWER Software
6 7 (1.19%) Facebook
6 7 (1.19%) Twitter
7 6 (1.02%) MathWorks
8 5 (0.85%) OpenLink
8 5 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.68%) SAP
9 4 (0.68%) Splunk
10 3 (0.51%) HP
10 3 (0.51%) Dell
11 2 (0.34%) EMC
11 2 (0.34%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Stock options + Pension + Great Trai
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Pentasia Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
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networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Towers Watson
Posted: 6 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago