The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 288 204 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.76% 8.55% 12.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.24% 28.69% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 204 169 239
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £66,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
841 711 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.33% 29.81% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 634 587 760
Average salary £39,420 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +10 250 £40,000 -5.88% 38
Peterborough -8 2 £25,000 -25.37%
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 447 (77.34%) Degree
2 220 (38.06%) Software Engineering
3 215 (37.20%) C#
4 202 (34.95%) C++
5 191 (33.04%) Java
6 180 (31.14%) Mathematics
7 173 (29.93%) .NET
8 127 (21.97%) Python
9 124 (21.45%) Linux
10 122 (21.11%) SQL
11 120 (20.76%) Windows
12 119 (20.59%) OO
13 96 (16.61%) Physics
14 95 (16.44%) JavaScript
15 92 (15.92%) C
16 88 (15.22%) ASP.NET
17 85 (14.71%) HTML
18 80 (13.84%) Scrum
19 72 (12.46%) Finance
20 69 (11.94%) CSS
20 69 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
21 68 (11.76%) Oracle
22 65 (11.25%) Perl
22 65 (11.25%) Microsoft
23 63 (10.90%) SQL Server
23 63 (10.90%) TDD
24 52 (9.00%) Internet
25 51 (8.82%) UNIX
25 51 (8.82%) jQuery
26 49 (8.48%) Android

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (4.15%) Apache
2 14 (2.42%) OpenStack
3 12 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 9 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (1.21%) IIS
5 7 (1.21%) CloudStack
6 6 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.69%) SAS
8 2 (0.35%) Node.js
8 2 (0.35%) CMS
8 2 (0.35%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.87%) MS Project
2 5 (0.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) Simulink
4 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) SPSS
5 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.17%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.17%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.17%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.38%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (9.00%) Internet
2 24 (4.15%) Wireless
3 22 (3.81%) Firewall
4 19 (3.29%) HTTP
5 11 (1.90%) VPN
5 11 (1.90%) Network Security
6 10 (1.73%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.56%) SAN
7 9 (1.56%) SSL
8 7 (1.21%) ZigBee
9 5 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.69%) LDAP
11 3 (0.52%) LAN
11 3 (0.52%) WAN
11 3 (0.52%) Modbus
12 1 (0.17%) 3G
12 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.17%) DHCP
12 1 (0.17%) DNS
12 1 (0.17%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.75%) Relational Database
3 35 (6.06%) MySQL
4 19 (3.29%) RDBMS
5 17 (2.94%) Data Mining
5 17 (2.94%) Big Data
6 12 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.56%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.52%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.52%) SQLite
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (5.54%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.98%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (3.98%) Moq
2 23 (3.98%) MSTest
2 23 (3.98%) NUnit
3 22 (3.81%) Visual Studio
4 15 (2.60%) Maven
5 13 (2.25%) Selenium
6 12 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.73%) Subversion
8 9 (1.56%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.38%) GCC
9 8 (1.38%) Xcode
10 7 (1.21%) LLVM
11 6 (1.04%) JUnit
12 2 (0.35%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
General
1 72 (12.46%) Finance
2 42 (7.27%) Electronics
3 32 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.46%) Banking
5 10 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.56%) Marketing
7 8 (1.38%) Games
8 6 (1.04%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.04%) Military
9 5 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.87%) Publishing
9 5 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.35%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Retail
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 284 (49.13%) Developer
2 166 (28.72%) Software Engineer
3 94 (16.26%) Software Developer
4 72 (12.46%) Graduate
5 51 (8.82%) Junior
6 49 (8.48%) Graduate Developer
7 36 (6.23%) .NET Developer
8 35 (6.06%) Junior Developer
9 30 (5.19%) Web Developer
10 29 (5.02%) Senior Developer
11 28 (4.84%) C++ Developer
12 26 (4.50%) C# Developer
13 25 (4.33%) Junior .NET Developer
14 23 (3.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 21 (3.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 17 (2.94%) Consultant
16 17 (2.94%) Analyst
17 16 (2.77%) Support Engineer
17 16 (2.77%) Java Developer
17 16 (2.77%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (29.93%) .NET
2 88 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 85 (14.71%) HTML
4 69 (11.94%) CSS
5 51 (8.82%) jQuery
6 44 (7.61%) Web Services
7 42 (7.27%) WCF
8 36 (6.23%) WPF
9 32 (5.54%) WinForms
10 31 (5.36%) .NET Framework
10 31 (5.36%) Ajax
11 23 (3.98%) Flash
11 23 (3.98%) XSLT
11 23 (3.98%) Spring.NET
11 23 (3.98%) Razor View Engine
11 23 (3.98%) Castle Windsor
11 23 (3.98%) Ninject
11 23 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 23 (3.98%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 180 (31.14%) Mathematics
2 96 (16.61%) Physics
3 37 (6.40%) Open Source
4 32 (5.54%) Statistics
5 28 (4.84%) Firmware
6 26 (4.50%) Informatics
7 25 (4.33%) Mobile App
8 24 (4.15%) Visualisation
9 23 (3.98%) Inversion of Control
10 21 (3.63%) Embedded Systems
11 20 (3.46%) Biology
12 16 (2.77%) Management Information System
12 16 (2.77%) PKI
12 16 (2.77%) Cryptography
13 14 (2.42%) Client/Server
14 13 (2.25%) LIMS
15 11 (1.90%) Device Driver
16 10 (1.73%) 3D Graphics
17 9 (1.56%) GIS
17 9 (1.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 124 (21.45%) Linux
2 120 (20.76%) Windows
3 51 (8.82%) UNIX
4 49 (8.48%) Android
5 41 (7.09%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.38%) Solaris
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Phone
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Phone 8
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.69%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.52%) AIX
9 3 (0.52%) HPUX
10 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (38.06%) Software Engineering
2 119 (20.59%) OO
3 80 (13.84%) Scrum
4 69 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (10.90%) TDD
6 42 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (7.09%) OOP
8 39 (6.75%) MVC
9 37 (6.40%) Web Development
10 35 (6.06%) OOD
10 35 (6.06%) Machine Learning
11 34 (5.88%) Kanban
12 33 (5.71%) Signal Processing
12 33 (5.71%) MVVM
12 33 (5.71%) Bioinformatics
13 32 (5.54%) Multithreading
14 30 (5.19%) Project Management
15 27 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (4.33%) iOS Development
16 25 (4.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 215 (37.20%) C#
2 202 (34.95%) C++
3 191 (33.04%) Java
4 127 (21.97%) Python
5 122 (21.11%) SQL
6 95 (16.44%) JavaScript
7 92 (15.92%) C
8 65 (11.25%) Perl
9 49 (8.48%) PHP
10 36 (6.23%) VB.NET
11 34 (5.88%) VB
12 28 (4.84%) PL/SQL
13 26 (4.50%) Ruby
14 19 (3.29%) Objective-C
15 14 (2.42%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.21%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.21%) PHP5
16 7 (1.21%) R
17 6 (1.04%) VB6
17 6 (1.04%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 447 (77.34%) Degree
2 49 (8.48%) PhD
3 13 (2.25%) Postgraduate
4 11 (1.90%) CISSP
5 10 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.38%) ISEB
7 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.87%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.52%) HNC
8 3 (0.52%) CISMP
8 3 (0.52%) CEH
9 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) GIAC
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.17%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.54%) QA
2 11 (1.90%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.52%) CDISC
4 1 (0.17%) WAI
4 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (2.77%) KVM
1 16 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.21%) QEMU
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (1.90%) Puppet
2 9 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.87%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (11.76%) Oracle
2 65 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.77%) VMware
4 12 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 12 (2.08%) JBoss
5 10 (1.73%) HP
6 9 (1.56%) NetApp
6 9 (1.56%) Hitachi
6 9 (1.56%) Cisco
6 9 (1.56%) Sun
7 6 (1.04%) Splunk
7 6 (1.04%) SAP
8 5 (0.87%) CA
9 3 (0.52%) Intel
9 3 (0.52%) Adobe
9 3 (0.52%) IBM
9 3 (0.52%) Zend
10 2 (0.35%) Huawei
10 2 (0.35%) QNX
10 2 (0.35%) Symbian
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TWI
Salary: Competitive market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £62000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Plugin Recruiter Ltd - Abcam
Salary: Competetive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Stratospherec
Salary: Competitive salary based on skills and experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k - 80k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazon
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazon
Posted: 7 days ago