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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 314 256 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.84% 11.81% 10.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.94% 27.32% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 195 212 275
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
983 937 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.19% 43.24% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 687 746 1030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 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 22 October 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 +7 300 £40,000 +15.10% 59
Peterborough -16 6 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 467 (77.70%) Degree
2 315 (52.41%) Software Engineering
3 230 (38.27%) C#
4 214 (35.61%) Java
5 203 (33.78%) C++
6 197 (32.78%) Mathematics
7 167 (27.79%) Python
8 160 (26.62%) .NET
9 144 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (22.46%) C
10 135 (22.46%) Windows
11 120 (19.97%) SQL
12 116 (19.30%) Linux
13 115 (19.13%) OO
14 100 (16.64%) Finance
15 93 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
16 91 (15.14%) HTML
17 85 (14.14%) Internet
18 83 (13.81%) JavaScript
19 72 (11.98%) Microsoft
19 72 (11.98%) Scrum
20 71 (11.81%) Physics
21 67 (11.15%) UNIX
22 63 (10.48%) ASP.NET
23 61 (10.15%) Algorithms
24 59 (9.82%) CSS
25 54 (8.99%) PHP
25 54 (8.99%) Open Source
26 52 (8.65%) Oracle
27 49 (8.15%) Information Security

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (5.32%) OpenStack
2 27 (4.49%) Apache
3 15 (2.50%) CloudStack
3 15 (2.50%) IIS
4 14 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 14 (2.33%) JBoss
5 9 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.83%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.33%) CMS
8 2 (0.33%) SAS
8 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.00%) MS Office
3 8 (1.33%) Simulink
4 6 (1.00%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.83%) MS Project
5 5 (0.83%) TargetLink
6 4 (0.67%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Endur
2 3 (0.50%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.33%) SaaS
3 6 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 85 (14.14%) Internet
2 27 (4.49%) Wireless
3 18 (3.00%) Firewall
4 16 (2.66%) HTTP
5 15 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.16%) Network Security
7 9 (1.50%) SSL
8 7 (1.16%) VPN
9 6 (1.00%) Intranet
10 5 (0.83%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.83%) VLAN
11 4 (0.67%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.67%) NAS
11 4 (0.67%) LDAP
11 4 (0.67%) IPv6
12 3 (0.50%) LAN
12 3 (0.50%) WAN
12 3 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.50%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.83%) MySQL
3 22 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.83%) Big Data
5 12 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 11 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.50%) MS Access
12 3 (0.50%) SQLite
13 2 (0.33%) Text Mining
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 38 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.16%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.83%) GCC
4 17 (2.83%) LLVM
5 16 (2.66%) Maven
6 15 (2.50%) Selenium
7 11 (1.83%) NUnit
7 11 (1.83%) MSTest
7 11 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (1.83%) Moq
8 8 (1.33%) Subversion
9 6 (1.00%) Bugzilla
9 6 (1.00%) JUnit
10 4 (0.67%) Xcode
11 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.17%) PeopleTools
13 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 100 (16.64%) Finance
2 48 (7.99%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.49%) Electronics
4 25 (4.16%) Marketing
5 20 (3.33%) Banking
6 16 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.33%) Automotive
8 9 (1.50%) Military
8 9 (1.50%) Multimedia
9 6 (1.00%) Publishing
10 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.67%) French Language
12 3 (0.50%) Games
12 3 (0.50%) Back Office
12 3 (0.50%) Local Government
13 2 (0.33%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.33%) German Language
13 2 (0.33%) Law
13 2 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 247 (41.10%) Developer
2 204 (33.94%) Software Engineer
3 92 (15.31%) Graduate
4 71 (11.81%) Software Developer
5 51 (8.49%) Graduate Developer
6 35 (5.82%) Web Developer
6 35 (5.82%) Test Engineer
7 31 (5.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 29 (4.83%) Junior
8 29 (4.83%) C# Developer
9 28 (4.66%) Java Developer
10 27 (4.49%) Architect
11 26 (4.33%) .NET Developer
12 25 (4.16%) C++ Developer
12 25 (4.16%) Senior Software Engineer
13 21 (3.49%) C++ Software Engineer
13 21 (3.49%) Junior Developer
13 21 (3.49%) Graduate Software Developer
14 18 (3.00%) Software Test Engineer
14 18 (3.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (26.62%) .NET
2 91 (15.14%) HTML
3 63 (10.48%) ASP.NET
4 59 (9.82%) CSS
5 48 (7.99%) jQuery
6 42 (6.99%) Web Services
7 32 (5.32%) WCF
8 30 (4.99%) WPF
9 24 (3.99%) XML
10 23 (3.83%) HTML5
11 19 (3.16%) WinForms
11 19 (3.16%) J2EE
12 17 (2.83%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
14 15 (2.50%) LAMP
14 15 (2.50%) Ajax
15 14 (2.33%) Dojo
15 14 (2.33%) .NET Framework
16 13 (2.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 197 (32.78%) Mathematics
2 93 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (11.81%) Physics
4 61 (10.15%) Algorithms
5 54 (8.99%) Open Source
6 43 (7.15%) Cryptography
6 43 (7.15%) Embedded Systems
7 32 (5.32%) Statistics
8 29 (4.83%) PKI
9 26 (4.33%) User Experience
9 26 (4.33%) Management Information System
10 25 (4.16%) Informatics
10 25 (4.16%) Mobile App
11 21 (3.49%) Visualisation
12 18 (3.00%) Internet of Things
13 15 (2.50%) GIS
14 13 (2.16%) Data Structures
15 12 (2.00%) Device Driver
16 11 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
17 9 (1.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 135 (22.46%) Windows
2 116 (19.30%) Linux
3 67 (11.15%) UNIX
4 41 (6.82%) Android
5 27 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.50%) Solaris
8 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (0.67%) AIX
9 4 (0.67%) HPUX
10 3 (0.50%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (52.41%) Software Engineering
2 144 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (19.13%) OO
4 72 (11.98%) Scrum
5 49 (8.15%) Information Security
6 42 (6.99%) TDD
7 35 (5.82%) Web Development
8 33 (5.49%) OOP
8 33 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 32 (5.32%) OOD
10 31 (5.16%) Project Management
11 30 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (4.83%) Product Management
12 29 (4.83%) Regression Testing
12 29 (4.83%) Machine Learning
13 27 (4.49%) Multithreading
13 27 (4.49%) Signal Processing
14 25 (4.16%) Kanban
15 24 (3.99%) MVVM
16 23 (3.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 230 (38.27%) C#
2 214 (35.61%) Java
3 203 (33.78%) C++
4 167 (27.79%) Python
5 135 (22.46%) C
6 120 (19.97%) SQL
7 83 (13.81%) JavaScript
8 54 (8.99%) PHP
9 39 (6.49%) Perl
10 35 (5.82%) Ruby
11 19 (3.16%) VB
11 19 (3.16%) VB.NET
12 17 (2.83%) Objective-C
13 16 (2.66%) MATLAB
13 16 (2.66%) R
14 13 (2.16%) Embedded C
15 10 (1.66%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.66%) Delphi
16 8 (1.33%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.16%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 467 (77.70%) Degree
2 37 (6.16%) PhD
3 21 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.50%) CISSP
5 7 (1.16%) Postgraduate
6 6 (1.00%) A+ Certification
6 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.83%) ISEB
8 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.67%) CISMP
8 4 (0.67%) CEH
8 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.50%) CCNP
9 3 (0.50%) CCNA
9 3 (0.50%) HNC
10 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.17%) PMP
11 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.99%) ISO 9000
2 22 (3.66%) QA
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (3.66%) Firmware
2 18 (3.00%) KVM
3 17 (2.83%) QEMU
4 14 (2.33%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.33%) XenServer
7 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.50%) Puppet
2 2 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) Nagios
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 72 (11.98%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.65%) Oracle
3 12 (2.00%) VMware
4 10 (1.66%) Citrix
5 9 (1.50%) Cisco
6 7 (1.16%) Facebook
6 7 (1.16%) Twitter
7 6 (1.00%) Splunk
7 6 (1.00%) Google
7 6 (1.00%) MathWorks
7 6 (1.00%) TOWER Software
8 5 (0.83%) Intel
8 5 (0.83%) CA
8 5 (0.83%) Sony
8 5 (0.83%) OpenLink
9 4 (0.67%) SAP
10 3 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.33%) Huawei
11 2 (0.33%) Zend
11 2 (0.33%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Profit Share, Free Canteen, Private
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: c£27k
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year
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Salary: £27000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
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Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £42,000 to £56,000 per annum pension, childcare, dental, medical
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