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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 314 228 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.71% 10.13% 10.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.18% 31.84% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 202 196 255
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £63,750 £50,000
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
868 716 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.13% 31.82% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 642 585 774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 282 £40,000 +0.62% 41
Peterborough -9 1 £20,000 -39.39% 2
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 454 (76.17%) Degree
2 258 (43.29%) Software Engineering
3 226 (37.92%) C#
4 211 (35.40%) Java
5 207 (34.73%) C++
6 197 (33.05%) Mathematics
7 168 (28.19%) .NET
8 159 (26.68%) Python
9 132 (22.15%) Windows
10 116 (19.46%) OO
11 115 (19.30%) Linux
11 115 (19.30%) SQL
12 112 (18.79%) C
13 92 (15.44%) HTML
13 92 (15.44%) Physics
14 91 (15.27%) JavaScript
15 81 (13.59%) Finance
16 80 (13.42%) Microsoft
17 76 (12.75%) Scrum
18 75 (12.58%) Internet
19 74 (12.42%) ASP.NET
20 69 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
21 63 (10.57%) CSS
22 62 (10.40%) UNIX
23 59 (9.90%) TDD
24 56 (9.40%) Oracle
25 55 (9.23%) PHP
26 53 (8.89%) Perl
27 49 (8.22%) SQL Server
28 48 (8.05%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (4.53%) Apache
2 23 (3.86%) OpenStack
3 13 (2.18%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.85%) CloudStack
5 10 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (1.51%) IIS
7 5 (0.84%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.34%) CMS
8 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) Node.js
9 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.17%) SAS
9 1 (0.17%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 27 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.68%) MS Office
3 7 (1.17%) Simulink
4 5 (0.84%) Mathematica
4 5 (0.84%) MS Project
5 4 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.17%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Endur
2 3 (0.50%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.51%) SaaS
3 4 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 75 (12.58%) Internet
2 28 (4.70%) Wireless
3 22 (3.69%) Firewall
4 17 (2.85%) HTTP
5 14 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.01%) Network Security
7 10 (1.68%) VPN
8 9 (1.51%) SSL
9 7 (1.17%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.84%) SAN
10 5 (0.84%) Intranet
11 4 (0.67%) LDAP
11 4 (0.67%) IPv6
11 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.67%) VLAN
11 4 (0.67%) NAS
11 4 (0.67%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.50%) Modbus
13 2 (0.34%) DHCP
13 2 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.04%) MySQL
3 27 (4.53%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.85%) Big Data
5 15 (2.52%) Data Mining
6 11 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.50%) Text Mining
11 3 (0.50%) SQLite
11 3 (0.50%) MS Access
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (5.87%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.36%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.02%) NUnit
3 18 (3.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (3.02%) Moq
3 18 (3.02%) MSTest
4 13 (2.18%) Selenium
4 13 (2.18%) Maven
4 13 (2.18%) GCC
4 13 (2.18%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.01%) LLVM
6 11 (1.85%) Subversion
7 7 (1.17%) JUnit
8 6 (1.01%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.84%) Xcode
10 4 (0.67%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.17%) Firebug
11 1 (0.17%) SCons
General
1 81 (13.59%) Finance
2 45 (7.55%) Electronics
3 38 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.36%) Marketing
5 18 (3.02%) Banking
6 11 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.68%) Military
8 9 (1.51%) Multimedia
9 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.01%) Publishing
9 6 (1.01%) Games
10 5 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.50%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Retail
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 269 (45.13%) Developer
2 179 (30.03%) Software Engineer
3 85 (14.26%) Software Developer
4 77 (12.92%) Graduate
5 49 (8.22%) Graduate Developer
6 39 (6.54%) Junior
7 33 (5.54%) Web Developer
8 28 (4.70%) Senior Developer
9 27 (4.53%) .NET Developer
10 26 (4.36%) C++ Developer
10 26 (4.36%) Junior Developer
11 25 (4.19%) C# Developer
12 24 (4.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 23 (3.86%) Test Engineer
13 23 (3.86%) Architect
14 20 (3.36%) Junior .NET Developer
15 18 (3.02%) Java Developer
15 18 (3.02%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 17 (2.85%) Data Scientist
17 16 (2.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (28.19%) .NET
2 92 (15.44%) HTML
3 74 (12.42%) ASP.NET
4 63 (10.57%) CSS
5 48 (8.05%) jQuery
6 44 (7.38%) Web Services
7 40 (6.71%) WCF
8 36 (6.04%) WPF
9 28 (4.70%) WinForms
10 26 (4.36%) .NET Framework
11 23 (3.86%) XML
12 22 (3.69%) J2EE
12 22 (3.69%) Spring
12 22 (3.69%) Ruby on Rails
13 20 (3.36%) HTML5
13 20 (3.36%) Ajax
14 18 (3.02%) Unity DI Container
14 18 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 18 (3.02%) Razor View Engine
14 18 (3.02%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 197 (33.05%) Mathematics
2 92 (15.44%) Physics
3 47 (7.89%) Open Source
4 35 (5.87%) Statistics
5 31 (5.20%) Informatics
6 29 (4.87%) Visualisation
7 28 (4.70%) Cryptography
8 27 (4.53%) Embedded Systems
9 25 (4.19%) Mobile App
10 24 (4.03%) PKI
11 23 (3.86%) Firmware
12 22 (3.69%) Management Information System
13 18 (3.02%) Inversion of Control
14 15 (2.52%) Biology
15 14 (2.35%) GIS
16 13 (2.18%) Internet of Things
17 12 (2.01%) LIMS
18 10 (1.68%) Client/Server
18 10 (1.68%) Device Driver
19 9 (1.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 132 (22.15%) Windows
2 115 (19.30%) Linux
3 62 (10.40%) UNIX
4 44 (7.38%) Android
5 30 (5.03%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.34%) Solaris
8 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.84%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.50%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.50%) AIX
10 3 (0.50%) HPUX
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (43.29%) Software Engineering
2 116 (19.46%) OO
3 76 (12.75%) Scrum
4 69 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (9.90%) TDD
6 39 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (6.04%) Machine Learning
8 35 (5.87%) OOP
9 33 (5.54%) OOD
9 33 (5.54%) MVC
9 33 (5.54%) Information Security
10 32 (5.37%) Signal Processing
11 31 (5.20%) MVVM
12 30 (5.03%) Kanban
13 29 (4.87%) Project Management
14 27 (4.53%) Bioinformatics
15 26 (4.36%) Web Development
16 25 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (4.03%) Multithreading
18 23 (3.86%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 226 (37.92%) C#
2 211 (35.40%) Java
3 207 (34.73%) C++
4 159 (26.68%) Python
5 115 (19.30%) SQL
6 112 (18.79%) C
7 91 (15.27%) JavaScript
8 55 (9.23%) PHP
9 53 (8.89%) Perl
10 38 (6.38%) Ruby
11 31 (5.20%) VB.NET
12 28 (4.70%) VB
13 16 (2.68%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.68%) Objective-C
14 15 (2.52%) R
15 14 (2.35%) MATLAB
16 10 (1.68%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.34%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.17%) PHP5
18 7 (1.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 454 (76.17%) Degree
2 48 (8.05%) PhD
3 17 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.18%) Postgraduate
5 11 (1.85%) CISSP
6 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.01%) ISEB
7 5 (0.84%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.50%) CISMP
9 3 (0.50%) CEH
9 3 (0.50%) HNC
10 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) CSSLP
11 1 (0.17%) GIAC
11 1 (0.17%) MCP
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.70%) QA
2 17 (2.85%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
3 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (2.85%) KVM
2 16 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.01%) QEMU
5 3 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.17%) Puppet
2 5 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 80 (13.42%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.40%) Oracle
3 16 (2.68%) VMware
4 13 (2.18%) JBoss
5 8 (1.34%) Cisco
6 7 (1.17%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.01%) Splunk
7 6 (1.01%) HP
8 5 (0.84%) MathWorks
8 5 (0.84%) Sun
8 5 (0.84%) CA
8 5 (0.84%) Hitachi
8 5 (0.84%) NetApp
8 5 (0.84%) OpenLink
8 5 (0.84%) SAP
9 3 (0.50%) Citrix
10 2 (0.34%) Facebook
10 2 (0.34%) Twitter
10 2 (0.34%) Apple
10 2 (0.34%) Adobe
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