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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 269 294 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.72% 11.86% 8.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.57% 26.23% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 234 232 190
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
852 1121 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.30% 45.22% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 695 846 863
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
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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 0 245 £42,500 +13.33% 61
Peterborough +6 8 £52,500 +75.00% 1
St Neots - 4 £60,000 -
Huntingdon - 2 £61,250 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 454 (81.07%) Degree
2 295 (52.68%) Software Engineering
3 264 (47.14%) C++
4 195 (34.82%) C
5 178 (31.79%) C#
6 165 (29.46%) Python
7 161 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (25.18%) Mathematics
9 135 (24.11%) SQL
10 133 (23.75%) JavaScript
11 129 (23.04%) .NET
12 126 (22.50%) HTML
13 120 (21.43%) Java
14 108 (19.29%) OO
15 97 (17.32%) Linux
16 95 (16.96%) Windows
17 90 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
18 88 (15.71%) Electronics
19 79 (14.11%) Algorithms
20 76 (13.57%) Android
21 72 (12.86%) Finance
22 69 (12.32%) Microsoft
23 67 (11.96%) CSS
24 60 (10.71%) Scrum
25 59 (10.54%) Apple iOS
26 57 (10.18%) Internet
27 56 (10.00%) jQuery
28 53 (9.46%) SQL Server
28 53 (9.46%) Web Services
29 49 (8.75%) ASP.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 16 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 8 (1.43%) Apache
3 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.07%) Node.js
4 5 (0.89%) JBoss
4 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.36%) Lync
6 2 (0.36%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (2.14%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.18%) Internet
2 38 (6.79%) Wireless
3 25 (4.46%) HTTP
4 11 (1.96%) Bluetooth
5 10 (1.79%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.79%) ZigBee
6 8 (1.43%) Firewall
7 7 (1.25%) Network Security
7 7 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.89%) Wireshark
9 4 (0.71%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.71%) Intranet
10 2 (0.36%) WebEx
10 2 (0.36%) DHCP
10 2 (0.36%) VPN
10 2 (0.36%) DNS
10 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.18%) LTE
11 1 (0.18%) 4G
11 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.07%) MySQL
3 27 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.61%) Big Data
9 8 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.89%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.89%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.89%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.54%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.54%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
14 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.18%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.39%) NUnit
3 19 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (2.68%) Selenium
6 10 (1.79%) GCC
6 10 (1.79%) Maven
7 9 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (1.43%) LLVM
9 7 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.71%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.71%) Subversion
11 3 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.54%) JIRA
11 3 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.54%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.18%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.18%) TestNG
12 1 (0.18%) Mockito
General
1 88 (15.71%) Electronics
2 72 (12.86%) Finance
3 34 (6.07%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.00%) Marketing
5 20 (3.57%) Banking
6 11 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.79%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.07%) Games
9 5 (0.89%) Automotive
10 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) French Language
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 249 (44.46%) Software Engineer
2 219 (39.11%) Developer
3 84 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 71 (12.68%) Graduate
5 48 (8.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 45 (8.04%) C++ Developer
7 43 (7.68%) Test Engineer
8 34 (6.07%) C# Software Engineer
9 30 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 30 (5.36%) Programmer
10 27 (4.82%) C# Developer
11 25 (4.46%) .NET Software Engineer
12 23 (4.11%) Analyst
13 22 (3.93%) Web Developer
14 21 (3.75%) Software Test Engineer
15 17 (3.04%) Junior
16 16 (2.86%) Applications Developer
16 16 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
16 16 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
16 16 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (23.04%) .NET
2 126 (22.50%) HTML
3 67 (11.96%) CSS
4 56 (10.00%) jQuery
5 53 (9.46%) Web Services
6 49 (8.75%) ASP.NET
7 32 (5.71%) HTML5
8 28 (5.00%) MFC
9 27 (4.82%) XML
10 15 (2.68%) Ruby on Rails
10 15 (2.68%) Ajax
11 14 (2.50%) WPF
11 14 (2.50%) RESTful
11 14 (2.50%) LAMP
11 14 (2.50%) JSP
12 13 (2.32%) SOAP
13 12 (2.14%) CSS3
14 10 (1.79%) J2EE
14 10 (1.79%) Direct3D
14 10 (1.79%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 141 (25.18%) Mathematics
2 90 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (14.11%) Algorithms
4 43 (7.68%) Internet of Things
5 41 (7.32%) User Experience
6 34 (6.07%) Open Source
6 34 (6.07%) Embedded Systems
7 31 (5.54%) Physics
8 26 (4.64%) Mobile App
9 24 (4.29%) Robotics
10 22 (3.93%) Mechatronics
10 22 (3.93%) Statistics
11 21 (3.75%) Pocket PC
11 21 (3.75%) Cryptography
12 19 (3.39%) Visualisation
13 15 (2.68%) Client/Server
14 13 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (2.14%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.79%) Device Driver
16 10 (1.79%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 97 (17.32%) Linux
2 95 (16.96%) Windows
3 76 (13.57%) Android
4 59 (10.54%) Apple iOS
5 35 (6.25%) UNIX
6 22 (3.93%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.54%) AIX
8 3 (0.54%) HPUX
8 3 (0.54%) Solaris
9 2 (0.36%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (52.68%) Software Engineering
2 161 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (19.29%) OO
4 60 (10.71%) Scrum
5 44 (7.86%) OOD
6 38 (6.79%) Mentoring
7 34 (6.07%) Analytics
8 29 (5.18%) TDD
9 28 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 27 (4.82%) User Stories
11 25 (4.46%) Risk Management
12 24 (4.29%) Information Security
13 23 (4.11%) Unit Testing
14 22 (3.93%) Multithreading
15 21 (3.75%) Web Development
16 20 (3.57%) Software Architecture
17 19 (3.39%) Data Protection
17 19 (3.39%) Financial Modelling
17 19 (3.39%) MVC
18 17 (3.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 264 (47.14%) C++
2 195 (34.82%) C
3 178 (31.79%) C#
4 165 (29.46%) Python
5 135 (24.11%) SQL
6 133 (23.75%) JavaScript
7 120 (21.43%) Java
8 48 (8.57%) PHP
9 47 (8.39%) Objective-C
10 33 (5.89%) Perl
11 31 (5.54%) Embedded C
12 30 (5.36%) Embedded C++
13 26 (4.64%) MATLAB
14 25 (4.46%) Ruby
15 13 (2.32%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.79%) Delphi
17 6 (1.07%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.07%) Assembly Language
17 6 (1.07%) R
18 5 (0.89%) F#
Qualifications
1 454 (81.07%) Degree
2 23 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (4.11%) MCP
3 9 (1.61%) PhD
4 7 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.71%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.71%) ISEB
6 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.54%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.54%) CISSP
7 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.36%) CEH
7 2 (0.36%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.82%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (2.68%) KVM
2 11 (1.96%) Firmware
3 8 (1.43%) QEMU
4 6 (1.07%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.89%) Xen
5 5 (0.89%) Docker
5 5 (0.89%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (0.89%) LXC
6 2 (0.36%) Ceph
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.61%) Puppet
2 5 (0.89%) Ansible
2 5 (0.89%) Mesos
2 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.36%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.54%) Oracle
3 19 (3.39%) TOWER Software
4 14 (2.50%) Google
5 7 (1.25%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.07%) Rackspace
7 5 (0.89%) VMware
7 5 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.89%) Pegasus
8 4 (0.71%) Adobe
9 3 (0.54%) Tableau
9 3 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.54%) Perforce
9 3 (0.54%) PTC
9 3 (0.54%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.54%) SAP
10 2 (0.36%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco
10 2 (0.36%) Dell
11 1 (0.18%) QNX
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Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
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Salary: to £Competitive + excellent benefits
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