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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 253 282 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.20% 11.55% 8.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.83% 26.50% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 223 217 179
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
848 1064 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.91% 43.59% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 705 775 839
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,644 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 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 22 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
(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 +2 234 £42,500 +13.33% 58
Peterborough +3 5 £35,000 -
St Neots - 1 £75,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £75,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 479 (84.48%) Degree
2 287 (50.62%) Software Engineering
3 267 (47.09%) C++
4 181 (31.92%) C
5 178 (31.39%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (30.86%) C#
7 155 (27.34%) Python
8 141 (24.87%) Mathematics
9 139 (24.51%) SQL
10 137 (24.16%) Java
11 133 (23.46%) .NET
12 132 (23.28%) JavaScript
13 123 (21.69%) HTML
14 110 (19.40%) OO
15 104 (18.34%) Windows
16 96 (16.93%) Linux
17 92 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
18 89 (15.70%) Android
19 88 (15.52%) Electronics
20 85 (14.99%) Algorithms
21 76 (13.40%) Microsoft
22 71 (12.52%) Finance
23 69 (12.17%) Apple iOS
24 66 (11.64%) jQuery
25 62 (10.93%) SQL Server
26 61 (10.76%) CSS
27 59 (10.41%) Scrum
28 58 (10.23%) Internet
29 57 (10.05%) ASP.NET
29 57 (10.05%) Web Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 15 (2.65%) OpenStack
2 7 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.23%) Apache
3 6 (1.06%) JBoss
3 6 (1.06%) Node.js
4 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.71%) IIS
5 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.53%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.35%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) Lync
8 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (2.12%) SaaS
3 10 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.35%) GitHub
6 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.23%) Internet
2 35 (6.17%) Wireless
3 24 (4.23%) HTTP
4 8 (1.41%) Bluetooth
5 7 (1.23%) ZigBee
5 7 (1.23%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.88%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.71%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.71%) Intranet
8 4 (0.71%) Firewall
9 3 (0.53%) Network Security
10 2 (0.35%) FTP
10 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.18%) MQTT
11 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.18%) NFC
11 1 (0.18%) LTE
11 1 (0.18%) AMQP
11 1 (0.18%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.88%) MySQL
3 27 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.59%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.23%) Big Data
10 7 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.88%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.88%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.88%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.88%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.18%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 23 (4.06%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.53%) NUnit
5 18 (3.17%) Selenium
6 17 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.47%) Maven
8 9 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (1.59%) GCC
9 8 (1.41%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.23%) LLVM
11 5 (0.88%) Subversion
11 5 (0.88%) JIRA
12 4 (0.71%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.53%) Android Studio
13 3 (0.53%) TestNG
13 3 (0.53%) Mockito
14 2 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
15 1 (0.18%) PhantomJS
General
1 88 (15.52%) Electronics
2 71 (12.52%) Finance
3 31 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.06%) Marketing
5 16 (2.82%) Banking
6 12 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.76%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.06%) Games
8 6 (1.06%) Automotive
9 4 (0.71%) Billing
10 3 (0.53%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
11 2 (0.35%) French Language
11 2 (0.35%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 256 (45.15%) Software Engineer
2 219 (38.62%) Developer
3 80 (14.11%) Software Developer
4 65 (11.46%) Graduate
5 43 (7.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 42 (7.41%) C++ Developer
7 37 (6.53%) C# Software Engineer
8 35 (6.17%) Test Engineer
9 33 (5.82%) Programmer
10 28 (4.94%) C# Developer
11 27 (4.76%) Senior Developer
12 26 (4.59%) .NET Software Engineer
13 24 (4.23%) Analyst
14 22 (3.88%) Web Developer
14 22 (3.88%) Software Test Engineer
15 19 (3.35%) Java Developer
16 18 (3.17%) Junior
17 16 (2.82%) Applications Developer
17 16 (2.82%) Junior Developer
17 16 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (23.46%) .NET
2 123 (21.69%) HTML
3 66 (11.64%) jQuery
4 61 (10.76%) CSS
5 57 (10.05%) ASP.NET
5 57 (10.05%) Web Services
6 32 (5.64%) HTML5
7 31 (5.47%) MFC
8 28 (4.94%) XML
9 18 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (2.82%) JSP
10 16 (2.82%) RESTful
10 16 (2.82%) WPF
10 16 (2.82%) Spring
11 14 (2.47%) Ajax
12 13 (2.29%) SOAP
13 11 (1.94%) CSS3
13 11 (1.94%) J2EE
14 10 (1.76%) LAMP
14 10 (1.76%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 141 (24.87%) Mathematics
2 92 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (14.99%) Algorithms
4 41 (7.23%) Internet of Things
5 40 (7.05%) User Experience
6 38 (6.70%) Open Source
7 37 (6.53%) Physics
8 29 (5.11%) Mobile App
9 26 (4.59%) Robotics
10 25 (4.41%) Pocket PC
11 24 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
12 23 (4.06%) Statistics
12 23 (4.06%) Mechatronics
13 18 (3.17%) Visualisation
14 17 (3.00%) Client/Server
15 15 (2.65%) Management Information System
16 13 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (2.29%) Blog
16 13 (2.29%) GIS
17 11 (1.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 104 (18.34%) Windows
2 96 (16.93%) Linux
3 89 (15.70%) Android
4 69 (12.17%) Apple iOS
5 37 (6.53%) UNIX
6 17 (3.00%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.71%) AIX
8 4 (0.71%) HPUX
8 4 (0.71%) Solaris
9 2 (0.35%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.18%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (50.62%) Software Engineering
2 178 (31.39%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (19.40%) OO
4 59 (10.41%) Scrum
5 39 (6.88%) OOD
6 34 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 30 (5.29%) TDD
8 29 (5.11%) Analytics
9 28 (4.94%) User Stories
10 27 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 26 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (4.41%) MVC
12 25 (4.41%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.06%) Unit Testing
14 22 (3.88%) Software Architecture
15 20 (3.53%) Multithreading
15 20 (3.53%) Financial Modelling
15 20 (3.53%) Test Automation
16 19 (3.35%) Android Development
17 17 (3.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 267 (47.09%) C++
2 181 (31.92%) C
3 175 (30.86%) C#
4 155 (27.34%) Python
5 139 (24.51%) SQL
6 137 (24.16%) Java
7 132 (23.28%) JavaScript
8 47 (8.29%) Objective-C
9 43 (7.58%) PHP
10 35 (6.17%) Embedded C
11 34 (6.00%) Perl
12 33 (5.82%) Embedded C++
13 29 (5.11%) Ruby
14 26 (4.59%) MATLAB
15 14 (2.47%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.76%) Delphi
17 7 (1.23%) VB.NET
18 6 (1.06%) Assembly Language
18 6 (1.06%) R
19 5 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 479 (84.48%) Degree
2 26 (4.59%) MCP
2 26 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.12%) PhD
4 10 (1.76%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.71%) ISEB
8 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.53%) CISSP
9 2 (0.35%) CEH
9 2 (0.35%) CISMP
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.11%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (2.47%) KVM
2 11 (1.94%) Firmware
3 8 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.23%) QEMU
5 5 (0.88%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (0.88%) LXC
5 5 (0.88%) Docker
5 5 (0.88%) Xen
5 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.35%) Ceph
7 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.06%) Puppet
2 5 (0.88%) Mesos
3 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.35%) Nagios
4 2 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 76 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.17%) Oracle
3 20 (3.53%) TOWER Software
4 9 (1.59%) Xamarin
4 9 (1.59%) Google
5 8 (1.41%) VMware
6 6 (1.06%) SAP
7 5 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 5 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.88%) Tableau
7 5 (0.88%) Pegasus
8 4 (0.71%) Autodesk
8 4 (0.71%) Adobe
8 4 (0.71%) Perforce
8 4 (0.71%) PTC
9 3 (0.53%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.35%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco
10 2 (0.35%) ESRI
11 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, plus Pension, Medical + More!
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k + pension, life assurance, 25 days hols and more!
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £19k - 23k per year + Be
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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The One Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
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