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

Location
3 months to
23 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 316 253 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.84% 11.76% 10.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.95% 27.23% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 200 210 275
Average salary £40,750 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £29,300
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
989 929 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.17% 43.19% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 697 739 1031
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 23 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 23 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 +7 302 £41,500 +19.42% 63
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 23 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.

1 468 (77.61%) Degree
2 315 (52.24%) Software Engineering
3 230 (38.14%) C#
4 215 (35.66%) Java
5 206 (34.16%) C++
6 195 (32.34%) Mathematics
7 170 (28.19%) Python
8 160 (26.53%) .NET
9 144 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
10 138 (22.89%) Windows
11 135 (22.39%) C
12 120 (19.90%) SQL
13 118 (19.57%) Linux
14 116 (19.24%) OO
15 100 (16.58%) Finance
16 94 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
17 91 (15.09%) HTML
18 84 (13.93%) Internet
19 83 (13.76%) JavaScript
20 74 (12.27%) Microsoft
21 72 (11.94%) Scrum
22 70 (11.61%) Physics
23 69 (11.44%) UNIX
24 63 (10.45%) ASP.NET
25 61 (10.12%) Algorithms
26 59 (9.78%) CSS
27 53 (8.79%) PHP
27 53 (8.79%) Open Source
28 52 (8.62%) Oracle
29 49 (8.13%) Information Security

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (5.31%) OpenStack
2 27 (4.48%) Apache
3 15 (2.49%) CloudStack
3 15 (2.49%) IIS
4 14 (2.32%) JBoss
4 14 (2.32%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.83%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.33%) SAS
8 2 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.99%) 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 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Endur
2 3 (0.50%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.33%) SaaS
3 6 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (13.93%) Internet
2 27 (4.48%) Wireless
3 18 (2.99%) Firewall
4 16 (2.65%) HTTP
4 16 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.32%) Network Security
6 9 (1.49%) SSL
7 7 (1.16%) VPN
8 6 (1.00%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.00%) NAS
8 6 (1.00%) Intranet
9 5 (0.83%) VLAN
9 5 (0.83%) ZigBee
9 5 (0.83%) LAN
9 5 (0.83%) WAN
10 4 (0.66%) LDAP
10 4 (0.66%) DNS
10 4 (0.66%) IPv6
11 3 (0.50%) SAN
11 3 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.64%) MySQL
3 21 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.82%) Big Data
5 12 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 11 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.66%) 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 37 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.14%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.82%) LLVM
4 17 (2.82%) GCC
5 16 (2.65%) Maven
6 15 (2.49%) Selenium
7 11 (1.82%) NUnit
7 11 (1.82%) MSTest
7 11 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (1.82%) Moq
8 8 (1.33%) Subversion
9 6 (1.00%) Bugzilla
9 6 (1.00%) JUnit
10 4 (0.66%) Xcode
11 3 (0.50%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.17%) JIRA
13 1 (0.17%) Firebug
13 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 100 (16.58%) Finance
2 48 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.47%) Electronics
4 25 (4.15%) Marketing
5 20 (3.32%) Banking
6 18 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.32%) Automotive
8 9 (1.49%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.49%) Military
9 6 (1.00%) Publishing
10 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.66%) French Language
12 3 (0.50%) Back Office
12 3 (0.50%) Games
12 3 (0.50%) Local Government
13 2 (0.33%) Law
13 2 (0.33%) Legal
13 2 (0.33%) German Language
13 2 (0.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 247 (40.96%) Developer
2 203 (33.67%) Software Engineer
3 93 (15.42%) Graduate
4 70 (11.61%) Software Developer
5 51 (8.46%) Graduate Developer
6 35 (5.80%) Web Developer
6 35 (5.80%) Test Engineer
7 31 (5.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 29 (4.81%) C# Developer
8 29 (4.81%) Junior
9 28 (4.64%) Java Developer
10 27 (4.48%) Architect
11 26 (4.31%) .NET Developer
12 25 (4.15%) C++ Developer
12 25 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
13 22 (3.65%) C++ Software Engineer
14 21 (3.48%) Junior Developer
14 21 (3.48%) Graduate Software Developer
15 18 (2.99%) Software Test Engineer
15 18 (2.99%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (26.53%) .NET
2 91 (15.09%) HTML
3 63 (10.45%) ASP.NET
4 59 (9.78%) CSS
5 48 (7.96%) jQuery
6 42 (6.97%) Web Services
7 32 (5.31%) WCF
8 30 (4.98%) WPF
9 24 (3.98%) XML
10 23 (3.81%) HTML5
11 19 (3.15%) WinForms
12 18 (2.99%) J2EE
13 16 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.49%) Ajax
14 15 (2.49%) Razor View Engine
14 15 (2.49%) LAMP
15 14 (2.32%) Dojo
15 14 (2.32%) .NET Framework
16 12 (1.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 195 (32.34%) Mathematics
2 94 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (11.61%) Physics
4 61 (10.12%) Algorithms
5 53 (8.79%) Open Source
6 43 (7.13%) Cryptography
7 42 (6.97%) Embedded Systems
8 32 (5.31%) Statistics
9 29 (4.81%) PKI
10 26 (4.31%) Management Information System
10 26 (4.31%) User Experience
11 25 (4.15%) Mobile App
11 25 (4.15%) Informatics
12 21 (3.48%) Visualisation
13 18 (2.99%) Internet of Things
14 15 (2.49%) GIS
15 13 (2.16%) Data Structures
16 11 (1.82%) Device Driver
16 11 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
17 9 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 138 (22.89%) Windows
2 118 (19.57%) Linux
3 69 (11.44%) UNIX
4 42 (6.97%) Android
5 28 (4.64%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.49%) Solaris
8 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.66%) AIX
9 4 (0.66%) HPUX
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.50%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (52.24%) Software Engineering
2 144 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (19.24%) OO
4 72 (11.94%) Scrum
5 49 (8.13%) Information Security
6 41 (6.80%) TDD
7 35 (5.80%) Web Development
8 33 (5.47%) OOD
8 33 (5.47%) OOP
9 32 (5.31%) Mentoring
10 31 (5.14%) Project Management
11 30 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (4.81%) Product Management
12 29 (4.81%) Machine Learning
12 29 (4.81%) Regression Testing
13 28 (4.64%) Multithreading
14 27 (4.48%) Signal Processing
15 25 (4.15%) Kanban
16 24 (3.98%) MVVM
17 23 (3.81%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 230 (38.14%) C#
2 215 (35.66%) Java
3 206 (34.16%) C++
4 170 (28.19%) Python
5 135 (22.39%) C
6 120 (19.90%) SQL
7 83 (13.76%) JavaScript
8 53 (8.79%) PHP
9 41 (6.80%) Perl
10 34 (5.64%) Ruby
11 19 (3.15%) VB
11 19 (3.15%) VB.NET
12 18 (2.99%) Objective-C
13 17 (2.82%) MATLAB
14 16 (2.65%) R
15 14 (2.32%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.66%) Delphi
16 10 (1.66%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.33%) Embedded C++
17 8 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 468 (77.61%) Degree
2 37 (6.14%) PhD
3 21 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.49%) CISSP
5 7 (1.16%) Postgraduate
6 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.00%) A+ Certification
7 5 (0.83%) ISEB
8 4 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.66%) CEH
8 4 (0.66%) CISMP
8 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
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%) GIAC
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.98%) ISO 9000
2 21 (3.48%) QA
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (3.48%) Firmware
2 18 (2.99%) KVM
3 17 (2.82%) QEMU
4 16 (2.65%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.33%) XenServer
7 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.66%) Xen
8 2 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.50%) Puppet
2 2 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.17%) Nagios
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.62%) Oracle
3 12 (1.99%) VMware
4 11 (1.82%) Cisco
5 10 (1.66%) Citrix
6 7 (1.16%) Google
6 7 (1.16%) Facebook
6 7 (1.16%) Twitter
7 6 (1.00%) Splunk
7 6 (1.00%) TOWER Software
7 6 (1.00%) Intel
7 6 (1.00%) MathWorks
7 6 (1.00%) Sony
8 5 (0.83%) OpenLink
8 5 (0.83%) CA
9 4 (0.66%) SAP
9 4 (0.66%) HP
10 3 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.33%) Apple
11 2 (0.33%) EMC
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Salary: £23k - 27k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £28000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £25k - £35k DoE
Posted: 7 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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networx
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Profit Share, Free Canteen, Private
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£27k
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £27000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + neg + full bens
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Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + full bens
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