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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 227 315 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.75% 12.72% 10.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.30% 31.03% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 196 203 196
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £63,750
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
863 1015 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.86% 40.99% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 732 741 760
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 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 28 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 +4 214 £42,750 +6.87% 57
Huntingdon - 4 £23,500 - 2
Peterborough -5 1 £45,000 +125.00% 3
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 398 (83.26%) Degree
2 231 (48.33%) Software Engineering
3 163 (34.10%) C++
4 151 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (29.92%) Java
6 138 (28.87%) C#
7 136 (28.45%) SQL
8 135 (28.24%) Mathematics
9 119 (24.90%) JavaScript
10 117 (24.48%) Python
11 110 (23.01%) .NET
12 106 (22.18%) C
13 103 (21.55%) OO
14 92 (19.25%) HTML
15 89 (18.62%) jQuery
16 86 (17.99%) Linux
17 84 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
18 79 (16.53%) Microsoft
19 71 (14.85%) Windows
19 71 (14.85%) Scrum
20 64 (13.39%) Algorithms
21 63 (13.18%) SQL Server
22 62 (12.97%) Web Services
23 59 (12.34%) Android
24 56 (11.72%) ASP.NET
25 51 (10.67%) CSS
26 49 (10.25%) Physics
27 47 (9.83%) Apple iOS
28 45 (9.41%) Finance
29 43 (9.00%) Continuous Integration

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (2.51%) Node.js
2 8 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.26%) Apache Solr
4 5 (1.05%) JBoss
5 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.84%) IIS
6 3 (0.63%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.42%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.21%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.05%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.84%) MS Office
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.05%) Endur
2 3 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.60%) SaaS
2 15 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.84%) GitHub
6 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.28%) Internet
2 16 (3.35%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.72%) Ethernet
4 11 (2.30%) Wireless
5 10 (2.09%) HTTP
6 3 (0.63%) WAN
7 2 (0.42%) FTP
8 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.21%) SNMP
8 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.21%) NFC
8 1 (0.21%) AMQP
8 1 (0.21%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.79%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.32%) MySQL
4 28 (5.86%) MongoDB
5 21 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.67%) SAP BW
10 6 (1.26%) Big Data
11 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.84%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.42%) SQLite
14 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (8.79%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.02%) Selenium
4 20 (4.18%) Maven
5 13 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.30%) NUnit
6 11 (2.30%) Subversion
7 8 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.46%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.26%) Grunt
9 6 (1.26%) Bower
9 6 (1.26%) gulp
10 5 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.84%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.84%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.84%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.63%) GCC
12 3 (0.63%) Mockito
12 3 (0.63%) LLVM
12 3 (0.63%) Jasmine
General
1 45 (9.41%) Finance
2 33 (6.90%) Electronics
3 13 (2.72%) Marketing
4 11 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.46%) Automotive
6 6 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.84%) Billing
8 2 (0.42%) Law
8 2 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Retail
9 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 207 (43.31%) Developer
2 197 (41.21%) Software Engineer
3 59 (12.34%) Software Developer
4 45 (9.41%) Java Developer
5 36 (7.53%) Graduate
6 26 (5.44%) C# Software Engineer
7 24 (5.02%) Programmer
8 23 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 22 (4.60%) Test Engineer
9 22 (4.60%) Web Developer
10 19 (3.97%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.97%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (3.77%) Analyst
11 18 (3.77%) Junior
11 18 (3.77%) Python Developer
11 18 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
11 18 (3.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 15 (3.14%) .NET Software Engineer
13 14 (2.93%) Consultant
13 14 (2.93%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (23.01%) .NET
2 92 (19.25%) HTML
3 89 (18.62%) jQuery
4 62 (12.97%) Web Services
5 56 (11.72%) ASP.NET
6 51 (10.67%) CSS
7 28 (5.86%) HTML5
8 27 (5.65%) MFC
9 26 (5.44%) RESTful
10 22 (4.60%) CSS3
11 17 (3.56%) AngularJS
11 17 (3.56%) Spring
12 15 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (2.72%) WPF
14 12 (2.51%) PhoneGap
15 10 (2.09%) Django
15 10 (2.09%) REST
15 10 (2.09%) Ajax
15 10 (2.09%) XML
16 9 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 135 (28.24%) Mathematics
2 84 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (13.39%) Algorithms
4 49 (10.25%) Physics
5 25 (5.23%) GIS
5 25 (5.23%) Pocket PC
6 21 (4.39%) Internet of Things
7 18 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.77%) Statistics
8 16 (3.35%) Robotics
9 15 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 15 (3.14%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.93%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (2.72%) Blog
12 12 (2.51%) Mechatronics
12 12 (2.51%) User Experience
12 12 (2.51%) Data Structures
13 11 (2.30%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.67%) Informatics
14 8 (1.67%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 86 (17.99%) Linux
2 71 (14.85%) Windows
3 59 (12.34%) Android
4 47 (9.83%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.93%) UNIX
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) HPUX
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (48.33%) Software Engineering
2 151 (31.59%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (21.55%) OO
4 71 (14.85%) Scrum
5 43 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (6.90%) TDD
7 32 (6.69%) Open Source
7 32 (6.69%) SDLC
8 29 (6.07%) Unit Testing
9 26 (5.44%) MVC
10 23 (4.81%) Configuration Management
11 22 (4.60%) Web Development
12 21 (4.39%) Mentoring
13 19 (3.97%) OOP
14 18 (3.77%) Bioinformatics
14 18 (3.77%) Multithreading
15 17 (3.56%) Kanban
15 17 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (3.56%) Software Architecture
16 16 (3.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 163 (34.10%) C++
2 143 (29.92%) Java
3 138 (28.87%) C#
4 136 (28.45%) SQL
5 119 (24.90%) JavaScript
6 117 (24.48%) Python
7 106 (22.18%) C
8 30 (6.28%) Embedded C
9 29 (6.07%) Objective-C
10 28 (5.86%) Perl
11 23 (4.81%) Embedded C++
11 23 (4.81%) Ruby
12 22 (4.60%) PHP
13 8 (1.67%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.67%) Scala
14 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.05%) ABAP
15 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.05%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 398 (83.26%) Degree
2 32 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (5.65%) MCP
3 27 (5.65%) PhD
4 7 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.26%) Postgraduate
5 6 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.05%) CISSP
7 4 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.42%) CEH
8 2 (0.42%) CISMP
8 2 (0.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.39%) QA
2 6 (1.26%) TickIT
3 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) WAI
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.88%) Firmware
2 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.63%) QEMU
3 3 (0.63%) KVM
4 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) Puppet
2 2 (0.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.74%) Oracle
3 12 (2.51%) Xamarin
4 9 (1.88%) SAP
4 9 (1.88%) TOWER Software
5 8 (1.67%) Autodesk
6 7 (1.46%) Google
7 5 (1.05%) OpenLink
8 4 (0.84%) VMware
9 3 (0.63%) PTC
9 3 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.63%) Tableau
9 3 (0.63%) Twitter
10 2 (0.42%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.42%) ESRI
11 1 (0.21%) Alterian
11 1 (0.21%) Perforce
11 1 (0.21%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago