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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 285 247 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.48% 11.46% 9.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.05% 25.39% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 193 193 230
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
1016 973 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.93% 45.13% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 736 767 934
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 December 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 December 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 +2 271 £40,000 +14.28% 43
Peterborough -13 7 £40,000 +77.77%
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 453 (77.44%) Degree
2 319 (54.53%) Software Engineering
3 208 (35.56%) C#
4 199 (34.02%) C++
5 184 (31.45%) Mathematics
6 179 (30.60%) Python
7 168 (28.72%) Java
8 164 (28.03%) C
9 140 (23.93%) .NET
10 138 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
11 133 (22.74%) SQL
12 121 (20.68%) Windows
13 113 (19.32%) Linux
14 110 (18.80%) HTML
15 99 (16.92%) JavaScript
16 92 (15.73%) Finance
17 91 (15.56%) OO
17 91 (15.56%) Internet
18 87 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
19 77 (13.16%) CSS
20 63 (10.77%) Scrum
21 62 (10.60%) PHP
21 62 (10.60%) UNIX
22 61 (10.43%) Microsoft
23 53 (9.06%) Algorithms
24 50 (8.55%) Information Security
25 49 (8.38%) Cryptography
25 49 (8.38%) Embedded Systems
26 47 (8.03%) ASP.NET
26 47 (8.03%) Electronics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (3.76%) OpenStack
2 14 (2.39%) Apache
2 14 (2.39%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.05%) IIS
4 10 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.54%) CloudStack
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (0.51%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.34%) Lync
8 2 (0.34%) Node.js
8 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.34%) JBoss
8 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.34%) SAS
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.71%) MS Office
3 8 (1.37%) Simulink
4 6 (1.03%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.85%) TargetLink
6 4 (0.68%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.34%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Endur
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.37%) Office 365
3 7 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 91 (15.56%) Internet
2 35 (5.98%) Wireless
3 23 (3.93%) Firewall
4 20 (3.42%) Network Security
5 16 (2.74%) HTTP
5 16 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.71%) VPN
6 10 (1.71%) SSL
7 7 (1.20%) DNS
7 7 (1.20%) Bluetooth
7 7 (1.20%) Intranet
8 6 (1.03%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.03%) ZigBee
8 6 (1.03%) VLAN
8 6 (1.03%) LAN
8 6 (1.03%) WAN
8 6 (1.03%) Ethernet
8 6 (1.03%) NAS
9 5 (0.85%) DHCP
10 4 (0.68%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.44%) MySQL
3 17 (2.91%) NoSQL
3 17 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.22%) Big Data
6 9 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (1.37%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.85%) Text Mining
9 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.68%) MS Access
11 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 41 (7.01%) Visual Studio
2 38 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.22%) LLVM
3 13 (2.22%) GCC
4 11 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.54%) Subversion
6 8 (1.37%) NUnit
6 8 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (1.20%) Maven
8 6 (1.03%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.85%) Selenium
10 4 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.68%) MSTest
10 4 (0.68%) JIRA
10 4 (0.68%) Moq
11 2 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.17%) PeopleTools
General
1 92 (15.73%) Finance
2 47 (8.03%) Electronics
3 46 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.64%) Marketing
5 22 (3.76%) Banking
6 15 (2.56%) Automotive
7 12 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.71%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.85%) Military
10 5 (0.85%) French Language
11 4 (0.68%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 3 (0.51%) Games
12 3 (0.51%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 227 (38.80%) Developer
2 199 (34.02%) Software Engineer
3 91 (15.56%) Graduate
4 75 (12.82%) Software Developer
5 49 (8.38%) Test Engineer
6 46 (7.86%) Graduate Developer
7 36 (6.15%) Web Developer
8 34 (5.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 30 (5.13%) C# Developer
10 28 (4.79%) Analyst
11 26 (4.44%) Java Developer
12 25 (4.27%) C++ Developer
13 24 (4.10%) Graduate Software Developer
13 24 (4.10%) Software Test Engineer
14 22 (3.76%) C++ Software Engineer
14 22 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
15 20 (3.42%) Architect
16 18 (3.08%) Junior
16 18 (3.08%) Senior Developer
17 16 (2.74%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (23.93%) .NET
2 110 (18.80%) HTML
3 77 (13.16%) CSS
4 47 (8.03%) ASP.NET
5 37 (6.32%) Web Services
6 36 (6.15%) jQuery
7 26 (4.44%) XML
8 24 (4.10%) WCF
8 24 (4.10%) HTML5
9 20 (3.42%) WPF
10 15 (2.56%) J2EE
10 15 (2.56%) Ajax
10 15 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (2.22%) LAMP
11 13 (2.22%) SOAP
11 13 (2.22%) STL
11 13 (2.22%) RESTful
12 12 (2.05%) MFC
13 10 (1.71%) JSP
13 10 (1.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 184 (31.45%) Mathematics
2 87 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (9.06%) Algorithms
4 49 (8.38%) Embedded Systems
4 49 (8.38%) Cryptography
5 45 (7.69%) Physics
6 38 (6.50%) Open Source
7 37 (6.32%) Internet of Things
8 32 (5.47%) User Experience
9 25 (4.27%) Mobile App
10 21 (3.59%) Statistics
10 21 (3.59%) Management Information System
11 20 (3.42%) PKI
12 18 (3.08%) Visualisation
13 17 (2.91%) Informatics
14 10 (1.71%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.54%) Device Driver
16 7 (1.20%) GIS
17 6 (1.03%) LIMS
17 6 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 121 (20.68%) Windows
2 113 (19.32%) Linux
3 62 (10.60%) UNIX
4 34 (5.81%) Android
5 23 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.88%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.20%) AIX
8 7 (1.20%) HPUX
8 7 (1.20%) Solaris
9 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.34%) CentOS
12 2 (0.34%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (54.53%) Software Engineering
2 138 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (15.56%) OO
4 63 (10.77%) Scrum
5 50 (8.55%) Information Security
6 44 (7.52%) Web Development
7 35 (5.98%) Regression Testing
8 32 (5.47%) Mentoring
9 30 (5.13%) Analytics
9 30 (5.13%) Multithreading
10 28 (4.79%) Data Protection
10 28 (4.79%) TDD
11 26 (4.44%) OOD
12 24 (4.10%) UML
13 23 (3.93%) OOP
14 22 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (3.59%) Product Management
15 21 (3.59%) User Stories
15 21 (3.59%) Risk Management
16 20 (3.42%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 208 (35.56%) C#
2 199 (34.02%) C++
3 179 (30.60%) Python
4 168 (28.72%) Java
5 164 (28.03%) C
6 133 (22.74%) SQL
7 99 (16.92%) JavaScript
8 62 (10.60%) PHP
9 31 (5.30%) Perl
10 23 (3.93%) Ruby
11 21 (3.59%) Objective-C
12 20 (3.42%) Embedded C
13 19 (3.25%) MATLAB
14 14 (2.39%) Embedded C++
15 13 (2.22%) Delphi
16 11 (1.88%) VB
16 11 (1.88%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.88%) R
17 8 (1.37%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 453 (77.44%) Degree
2 22 (3.76%) PhD
3 20 (3.42%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.71%) CISSP
5 7 (1.20%) Postgraduate
6 6 (1.03%) ISEB
6 6 (1.03%) A+ Certification
7 5 (0.85%) CEH
7 5 (0.85%) CISMP
7 5 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.51%) MCP
9 3 (0.51%) CCNP
9 3 (0.51%) CCNA
9 3 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.25%) QA
2 16 (2.74%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.17%) JTAG
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.74%) Firmware
2 14 (2.39%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.22%) QEMU
3 13 (2.22%) KVM
4 8 (1.37%) XenServer
5 6 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.68%) Xen
7 2 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.20%) Puppet
2 6 (1.03%) Ansible
3 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.15%) Oracle
3 17 (2.91%) Google
4 13 (2.22%) VMware
5 11 (1.88%) TOWER Software
6 10 (1.71%) Cisco
7 9 (1.54%) Citrix
8 7 (1.20%) Intel
8 7 (1.20%) Sony
8 7 (1.20%) Facebook
8 7 (1.20%) Twitter
9 6 (1.03%) MathWorks
9 6 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.85%) OpenLink
11 4 (0.68%) Perforce
11 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.51%) Splunk
12 3 (0.51%) Tableau
12 3 (0.51%) SAP
12 3 (0.51%) HP
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Salary: to £40k
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Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
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Salary: to £highly competitive
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