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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 254 303 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.19% 13.17% 12.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.25% 30.03% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 195 233 214
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
932 1009 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.74% 43.85% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 663 751 805
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -1 222 £39,500 -1.25% 32
Huntingdon -7 9 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Peterborough -4 8 £40,000 - 2
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 408 (81.44%) Degree
2 219 (43.71%) Software Engineering
3 185 (36.93%) Java
4 154 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (27.35%) Mathematics
5 137 (27.35%) SQL
6 129 (25.75%) C++
7 123 (24.55%) Linux
8 119 (23.75%) C#
9 106 (21.16%) .NET
10 105 (20.96%) JavaScript
11 100 (19.96%) HTML
12 94 (18.76%) Windows
13 83 (16.57%) CSS
14 81 (16.17%) Python
15 72 (14.37%) OO
15 72 (14.37%) Physics
16 69 (13.77%) Scrum
17 65 (12.97%) jQuery
18 63 (12.57%) ASP.NET
19 59 (11.78%) C
19 59 (11.78%) MVC
20 55 (10.98%) Algorithms
21 54 (10.78%) Oracle
22 52 (10.38%) Web Services
23 51 (10.18%) PhD
23 51 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
24 50 (9.98%) Finance
25 47 (9.38%) NoSQL
26 46 (9.18%) REST

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (2.59%) IIS
2 8 (1.60%) CMS
3 6 (1.20%) Apache
3 6 (1.20%) Apache Solr
4 4 (0.80%) Facebook Platform
4 4 (0.80%) Kentico
4 4 (0.80%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.60%) Node.js
6 2 (0.40%) Confluence
6 2 (0.40%) Documentum
6 2 (0.40%) nginx
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.20%) JBoss
7 1 (0.20%) SAS
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (3.39%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.60%) Endur
3 2 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
2 32 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.20%) SaaS
5 4 (0.80%) GitHub
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.79%) HTTP
2 8 (1.60%) SAN
2 8 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.40%) Internet
4 6 (1.20%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.20%) Firewall
5 5 (1.00%) LDAP
6 3 (0.60%) AMQP
6 3 (0.60%) MQTT
6 3 (0.60%) NAS
7 2 (0.40%) DNS
7 2 (0.40%) Extranet
7 2 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.40%) FTP
7 2 (0.40%) Intranet
7 2 (0.40%) Network Security
7 2 (0.40%) VLAN
7 2 (0.40%) Wireless
8 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 34 (6.79%) SQL Server
3 31 (6.19%) Big Data
4 28 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.19%) MySQL
6 12 (2.40%) GIS
7 11 (2.20%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.00%) DB2
9 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.80%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.60%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.60%) HBase
11 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.99%) Maven
4 24 (4.79%) Sonatype Nexus
5 20 (3.99%) Visual Studio
6 18 (3.59%) Eclipse
7 16 (3.19%) Selenium
8 14 (2.79%) JIRA
9 9 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.20%) Artifactory
10 6 (1.20%) NUnit
11 5 (1.00%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.00%) QUnit
12 4 (0.80%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.80%) PeopleTools
12 4 (0.80%) Protractor
13 3 (0.60%) Bower
13 3 (0.60%) Grunt
13 3 (0.60%) gulp
13 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
General
1 50 (9.98%) Finance
2 29 (5.79%) Electronics
3 19 (3.79%) Automotive
4 18 (3.59%) Marketing
5 15 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.59%) Banking
7 11 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.00%) French Language
9 4 (0.80%) Games
9 4 (0.80%) German Language
10 3 (0.60%) Front Office
10 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Military
11 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 232 (46.31%) Developer
2 102 (20.36%) Software Engineer
3 84 (16.77%) Java Developer
4 44 (8.78%) Software Developer
5 43 (8.58%) Graduate
6 34 (6.79%) Analyst
7 31 (6.19%) Junior
8 30 (5.99%) Senior Developer
9 29 (5.79%) C++ Software Engineer
9 29 (5.79%) Java Engineer
9 29 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (5.39%) Graduate Developer
11 26 (5.19%) Java Software Developer
11 26 (5.19%) Junior Developer
12 25 (4.99%) Java Software Engineer
13 23 (4.59%) C++ Developer
13 23 (4.59%) Programmer
14 22 (4.39%) UI Developer
15 21 (4.19%) HTML Developer
16 20 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (21.16%) .NET
2 100 (19.96%) HTML
3 83 (16.57%) CSS
4 65 (12.97%) jQuery
5 63 (12.57%) ASP.NET
6 52 (10.38%) Web Services
7 46 (9.18%) REST
8 41 (8.18%) HTML5
9 35 (6.99%) XML
10 30 (5.99%) JSON
10 30 (5.99%) SOAP
11 27 (5.39%) Spring
12 24 (4.79%) J2EE
13 23 (4.59%) RESTful
14 21 (4.19%) AngularJS
14 21 (4.19%) CSS3
15 18 (3.59%) Django
16 16 (3.19%) JDBC
17 15 (2.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 15 (2.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 137 (27.35%) Mathematics
2 72 (14.37%) Physics
3 55 (10.98%) Algorithms
4 51 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (7.19%) User Experience
6 34 (6.79%) Data Structures
7 26 (5.19%) Life Science
8 18 (3.59%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.39%) Biology
9 17 (3.39%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 10 (2.00%) Data Centre
11 10 (2.00%) Statistics
12 9 (1.80%) Replication
13 7 (1.40%) EMV
13 7 (1.40%) Raspberry Pi
13 7 (1.40%) Visualisation
14 6 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.80%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.80%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 123 (24.55%) Linux
2 94 (18.76%) Windows
3 41 (8.18%) Unix
4 18 (3.59%) Android
5 14 (2.79%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.60%) Windows CE
7 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.80%) VMS
9 3 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.40%) CentOS
10 2 (0.40%) Solaris
10 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.20%) MVS
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (43.71%) Software Engineering
2 154 (30.74%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (14.37%) OO
4 69 (13.77%) Scrum
5 59 (11.78%) MVC
6 44 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (8.58%) TDD
8 42 (8.38%) OOP
9 35 (6.99%) Web Development
10 31 (6.19%) Project Management
11 29 (5.79%) Open Source
11 29 (5.79%) Web Design
12 28 (5.59%) Bioinformatics
12 28 (5.59%) SDLC
13 27 (5.39%) Unit Testing
14 23 (4.59%) Multithreading
15 21 (4.19%) E-Commerce
16 20 (3.99%) CRM
16 20 (3.99%) Kanban
17 19 (3.79%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 185 (36.93%) Java
2 137 (27.35%) SQL
3 129 (25.75%) C++
4 119 (23.75%) C#
5 105 (20.96%) JavaScript
6 81 (16.17%) Python
7 59 (11.78%) C
8 35 (6.99%) Perl
9 24 (4.79%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.79%) Embedded C
12 11 (2.20%) Embedded C++
13 9 (1.80%) PHP
14 8 (1.60%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.60%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.40%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.40%) R
15 7 (1.40%) TypeScript
16 6 (1.20%) Delphi
17 5 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 408 (81.44%) Degree
2 51 (10.18%) PhD
3 3 (0.60%) CISSP
4 2 (0.40%) ISEB
4 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) CISA
5 1 (0.20%) HND
5 1 (0.20%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.59%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) WAI
3 3 (0.60%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) MISRA
5 1 (0.20%) SDET
5 1 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 26 (5.19%) Docker
2 11 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.80%) Firmware
3 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.80%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) Data Guard
1 4 (0.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 54 (10.78%) Oracle
2 31 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.80%) VMware
4 8 (1.60%) Autodesk
4 8 (1.60%) QNX
5 7 (1.40%) PTC
6 6 (1.20%) IBM
7 5 (1.00%) CA
7 5 (1.00%) Cisco
7 5 (1.00%) Dell
8 4 (0.80%) DevExpress
8 4 (0.80%) Facebook
8 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (0.80%) Vertica
9 3 (0.60%) OpenLink
10 2 (0.40%) Cognos
10 2 (0.40%) EMC
10 2 (0.40%) Google
10 2 (0.40%) HP
10 2 (0.40%) Isilon
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago