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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 253 301 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.87% 12.18% 8.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.33% 28.94% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 213 207 175
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,192 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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
893 1040 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.91% 42.07% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 723 773 768
Average salary £42,500 £39,420 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
(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 +6 236 £42,500 +6.25% 57
Peterborough -2 2 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Huntingdon - 2 £47,500 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 447 (84.82%) Degree
2 270 (51.23%) Software Engineering
3 205 (38.90%) C++
4 173 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
5 162 (30.74%) Java
6 161 (30.55%) C#
7 152 (28.84%) SQL
8 141 (26.76%) Mathematics
9 138 (26.19%) Python
10 134 (25.43%) C
10 134 (25.43%) JavaScript
11 123 (23.34%) .NET
12 119 (22.58%) OO
13 107 (20.30%) HTML
14 97 (18.41%) Linux
15 96 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
16 91 (17.27%) Windows
17 86 (16.32%) jQuery
18 85 (16.13%) Microsoft
19 79 (14.99%) Android
20 78 (14.80%) Algorithms
21 73 (13.85%) Scrum
22 71 (13.47%) SQL Server
23 69 (13.09%) Web Services
24 62 (11.76%) Apple iOS
25 58 (11.01%) ASP.NET
26 51 (9.68%) Physics
27 50 (9.49%) CSS
27 50 (9.49%) Electronics
27 50 (9.49%) Finance

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (2.28%) OpenStack
2 11 (2.09%) Node.js
3 7 (1.33%) JBoss
4 4 (0.76%) IIS
4 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.57%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.38%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.38%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.38%) Apache
7 1 (0.19%) SAS
7 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.19%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.76%) MS Office
3 3 (0.57%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.19%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.80%) SaaS
4 8 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.57%) GitHub
5 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.40%) Internet
2 22 (4.17%) Wireless
3 13 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.09%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.14%) HTTP
6 3 (0.57%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.57%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.57%) WAN
7 2 (0.38%) FTP
7 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.19%) SAN
8 1 (0.19%) Intranet
8 1 (0.19%) NFC
8 1 (0.19%) AMQP
8 1 (0.19%) MQTT
8 1 (0.19%) SNMP
8 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (13.47%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.21%) NoSQL
3 35 (6.64%) MySQL
4 27 (5.12%) MongoDB
4 27 (5.12%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.52%) SAP BW
8 8 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.95%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.76%) CouchDB
10 4 (0.76%) Neo4j
10 4 (0.76%) Big Data
10 4 (0.76%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.38%) SQLite
13 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 27 (5.12%) Selenium
4 19 (3.61%) Maven
5 16 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.66%) NUnit
7 13 (2.47%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.28%) Subversion
9 7 (1.33%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.14%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.95%) LLVM
11 5 (0.95%) GCC
12 4 (0.76%) MSBuild
12 4 (0.76%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.57%) Mockito
13 3 (0.57%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.57%) TestNG
14 2 (0.38%) JIRA
14 2 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 50 (9.49%) Electronics
1 50 (9.49%) Finance
2 22 (4.17%) Marketing
3 15 (2.85%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.09%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.33%) Automotive
6 5 (0.95%) Games
6 5 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.76%) Billing
8 2 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Military
9 1 (0.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 242 (45.92%) Software Engineer
2 211 (40.04%) Developer
3 73 (13.85%) Software Developer
4 46 (8.73%) Graduate
5 41 (7.78%) Java Developer
6 33 (6.26%) Test Engineer
7 32 (6.07%) C# Software Engineer
8 30 (5.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 28 (5.31%) Programmer
10 23 (4.36%) Senior Developer
10 23 (4.36%) Web Developer
10 23 (4.36%) Senior Software Engineer
11 22 (4.17%) C++ Developer
12 21 (3.98%) Software Test Engineer
13 19 (3.61%) .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (3.42%) C# Developer
14 18 (3.42%) Senior Software Developer
14 18 (3.42%) Applications Developer
15 16 (3.04%) Consultant
15 16 (3.04%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (23.34%) .NET
2 107 (20.30%) HTML
3 86 (16.32%) jQuery
4 69 (13.09%) Web Services
5 58 (11.01%) ASP.NET
6 50 (9.49%) CSS
7 31 (5.88%) MFC
8 30 (5.69%) HTML5
9 23 (4.36%) RESTful
10 18 (3.42%) Spring
11 16 (3.04%) CSS3
12 15 (2.85%) WPF
12 15 (2.85%) Ruby on Rails
12 15 (2.85%) XML
13 13 (2.47%) Ajax
14 12 (2.28%) PhoneGap
14 12 (2.28%) AngularJS
15 11 (2.09%) JSON
15 11 (2.09%) J2EE
16 10 (1.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 141 (26.76%) Mathematics
2 96 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (14.80%) Algorithms
4 51 (9.68%) Physics
5 29 (5.50%) Pocket PC
6 28 (5.31%) Internet of Things
7 26 (4.93%) GIS
8 24 (4.55%) User Experience
9 22 (4.17%) Statistics
9 22 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
10 20 (3.80%) Mobile App
10 20 (3.80%) Robotics
11 19 (3.61%) Management Information System
11 19 (3.61%) Client/Server
11 19 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (3.04%) Mechatronics
13 13 (2.47%) Blog
14 12 (2.28%) Visualisation
14 12 (2.28%) Informatics
15 10 (1.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 97 (18.41%) Linux
2 91 (17.27%) Windows
3 79 (14.99%) Android
4 62 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 22 (4.17%) UNIX
6 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) AIX
9 1 (0.19%) HPUX
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (51.23%) Software Engineering
2 173 (32.83%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (22.58%) OO
4 73 (13.85%) Scrum
5 38 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (6.83%) Open Source
7 31 (5.88%) SDLC
8 29 (5.50%) Unit Testing
9 28 (5.31%) TDD
9 28 (5.31%) OOD
9 28 (5.31%) Mentoring
10 24 (4.55%) MVC
11 22 (4.17%) Configuration Management
12 20 (3.80%) Data Analysis
12 20 (3.80%) Bioinformatics
13 19 (3.61%) Web Development
13 19 (3.61%) Software Architecture
14 18 (3.42%) Kanban
14 18 (3.42%) Test Automation
14 18 (3.42%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 205 (38.90%) C++
2 162 (30.74%) Java
3 161 (30.55%) C#
4 152 (28.84%) SQL
5 138 (26.19%) Python
6 134 (25.43%) C
6 134 (25.43%) JavaScript
7 37 (7.02%) Objective-C
8 32 (6.07%) PHP
9 31 (5.88%) Embedded C
10 30 (5.69%) Perl
11 27 (5.12%) Ruby
12 25 (4.74%) Embedded C++
13 17 (3.23%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.33%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.33%) R
14 7 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.14%) Scala
16 5 (0.95%) ABAP
16 5 (0.95%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 447 (84.82%) Degree
2 36 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.88%) MCP
4 21 (3.98%) PhD
5 8 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.14%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
9 2 (0.38%) HND
9 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.38%) CEH
9 2 (0.38%) CISMP
10 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.36%) QA
2 6 (1.14%) TickIT
3 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.09%) KVM
2 10 (1.90%) Firmware
3 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.95%) QEMU
3 5 (0.95%) Docker
4 4 (0.76%) LXC
4 4 (0.76%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 4 (0.76%) Xen
5 2 (0.38%) Ceph
6 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) Puppet
2 4 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.76%) Mesos
3 3 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 85 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.97%) Oracle
3 13 (2.47%) TOWER Software
4 12 (2.28%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.90%) Google
6 9 (1.71%) SAP
7 7 (1.33%) Autodesk
8 5 (0.95%) VMware
8 5 (0.95%) Rackspace
9 4 (0.76%) PTC
9 4 (0.76%) Pegasus
9 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.57%) Tableau
10 3 (0.57%) Twitter
11 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.38%) Adobe
11 2 (0.38%) ESRI
12 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.19%) Alterian
12 1 (0.19%) Perforce
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