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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 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 306 260 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.48% 11.68% 10.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.88% 27.46% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 199 223 277
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
991 947 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.42% 42.54% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 715 770 1023
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 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 2 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 +7 289 £40,000 +14.28% 60
Peterborough -14 4 £60,000 +130.76%
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 449 (75.97%) Degree
2 287 (48.56%) Software Engineering
3 226 (38.24%) C#
4 206 (34.86%) Java
5 191 (32.32%) Mathematics
6 190 (32.15%) C++
7 168 (28.43%) .NET
8 159 (26.90%) Python
9 132 (22.34%) Windows
10 127 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
11 120 (20.30%) OO
12 119 (20.14%) Linux
13 116 (19.63%) C
14 110 (18.61%) SQL
15 96 (16.24%) Finance
16 94 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
17 89 (15.06%) HTML
18 85 (14.38%) Physics
19 78 (13.20%) JavaScript
19 78 (13.20%) Internet
20 71 (12.01%) ASP.NET
20 71 (12.01%) Scrum
21 69 (11.68%) Microsoft
22 59 (9.98%) UNIX
22 59 (9.98%) Algorithms
23 57 (9.64%) CSS
24 55 (9.31%) PHP
24 55 (9.31%) Open Source
25 51 (8.63%) Oracle
26 48 (8.12%) TDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 27 (4.57%) OpenStack
2 25 (4.23%) Apache
3 14 (2.37%) WebLogic
4 12 (2.03%) IIS
5 11 (1.86%) CloudStack
6 10 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.35%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.85%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.34%) CMS
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.17%) SAS
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 27 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.86%) MS Office
3 7 (1.18%) Simulink
4 5 (0.85%) Mathematica
4 5 (0.85%) MS Project
5 4 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.68%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.68%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Endur
2 3 (0.51%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.52%) SaaS
3 6 (1.02%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (13.20%) Internet
2 31 (5.25%) Wireless
3 20 (3.38%) Firewall
4 16 (2.71%) HTTP
5 15 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.03%) Network Security
7 7 (1.18%) SSL
8 6 (1.02%) VPN
9 5 (0.85%) Intranet
9 5 (0.85%) ZigBee
10 4 (0.68%) VLAN
10 4 (0.68%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.68%) NAS
10 4 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.68%) IPv6
10 4 (0.68%) LDAP
11 3 (0.51%) LAN
11 3 (0.51%) WAN
11 3 (0.51%) Modbus
12 2 (0.34%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.41%) MySQL
3 25 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.88%) Big Data
5 12 (2.03%) Data Mining
5 12 (2.03%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.85%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.51%) SQLite
11 3 (0.51%) MS Access
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.34%) Text Mining
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 39 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 16 (2.71%) LLVM
3 16 (2.71%) GCC
3 16 (2.71%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.54%) Selenium
5 14 (2.37%) Maven
5 14 (2.37%) MSTest
5 14 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (2.37%) Moq
5 14 (2.37%) NUnit
6 8 (1.35%) Subversion
7 6 (1.02%) JUnit
8 5 (0.85%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.68%) Xcode
10 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.17%) PeopleTools
11 1 (0.17%) Firebug
11 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 96 (16.24%) Finance
2 46 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.60%) Electronics
4 24 (4.06%) Marketing
5 17 (2.88%) Banking
6 11 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.69%) Military
8 9 (1.52%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.18%) Automotive
10 6 (1.02%) Publishing
11 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 259 (43.82%) Developer
2 194 (32.83%) Software Engineer
3 87 (14.72%) Graduate
4 82 (13.87%) Software Developer
5 52 (8.80%) Graduate Developer
6 36 (6.09%) Web Developer
7 33 (5.58%) Junior
8 30 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 30 (5.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 29 (4.91%) .NET Developer
10 28 (4.74%) Test Engineer
11 26 (4.40%) Architect
12 24 (4.06%) C++ Developer
13 22 (3.72%) Junior Developer
14 20 (3.38%) Java Developer
15 19 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
15 19 (3.21%) Senior Developer
15 19 (3.21%) Graduate Software Developer
16 18 (3.05%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 17 (2.88%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (28.43%) .NET
2 89 (15.06%) HTML
3 71 (12.01%) ASP.NET
4 57 (9.64%) CSS
5 45 (7.61%) jQuery
6 38 (6.43%) WCF
7 37 (6.26%) Web Services
8 35 (5.92%) WPF
9 24 (4.06%) XML
9 24 (4.06%) WinForms
10 23 (3.89%) HTML5
11 22 (3.72%) Ruby on Rails
11 22 (3.72%) J2EE
12 20 (3.38%) .NET Framework
12 20 (3.38%) Spring
13 18 (3.05%) Razor View Engine
13 18 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (2.88%) Ajax
15 16 (2.71%) Django
16 15 (2.54%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 191 (32.32%) Mathematics
2 94 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (14.38%) Physics
4 59 (9.98%) Algorithms
5 55 (9.31%) Open Source
6 33 (5.58%) Statistics
7 31 (5.25%) Mobile App
8 30 (5.08%) Embedded Systems
9 28 (4.74%) Informatics
9 28 (4.74%) Cryptography
9 28 (4.74%) User Experience
10 24 (4.06%) PKI
10 24 (4.06%) Visualisation
11 22 (3.72%) Management Information System
12 20 (3.38%) Internet of Things
13 15 (2.54%) GIS
14 14 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (2.37%) Biology
15 13 (2.20%) Device Driver
16 12 (2.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 132 (22.34%) Windows
2 119 (20.14%) Linux
3 59 (9.98%) UNIX
4 44 (7.45%) Android
5 29 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.35%) Solaris
8 6 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (0.85%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.51%) AIX
10 3 (0.51%) HPUX
11 2 (0.34%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (48.56%) Software Engineering
2 127 (21.49%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (20.30%) OO
4 71 (12.01%) Scrum
5 48 (8.12%) TDD
6 38 (6.43%) Mentoring
7 36 (6.09%) OOD
8 34 (5.75%) Information Security
8 34 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (5.25%) Project Management
10 30 (5.08%) OOP
10 30 (5.08%) MVC
10 30 (5.08%) MVVM
10 30 (5.08%) Machine Learning
11 28 (4.74%) Signal Processing
11 28 (4.74%) Kanban
11 28 (4.74%) Web Development
12 27 (4.57%) Product Management
13 26 (4.40%) Regression Testing
14 25 (4.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 226 (38.24%) C#
2 206 (34.86%) Java
3 190 (32.15%) C++
4 159 (26.90%) Python
5 116 (19.63%) C
6 110 (18.61%) SQL
7 78 (13.20%) JavaScript
8 55 (9.31%) PHP
9 46 (7.78%) Perl
10 41 (6.94%) Ruby
11 22 (3.72%) VB
11 22 (3.72%) VB.NET
12 18 (3.05%) Objective-C
13 15 (2.54%) R
14 14 (2.37%) MATLAB
15 12 (2.03%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.86%) Embedded C
17 8 (1.35%) Delphi
17 8 (1.35%) PowerShell
18 6 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 449 (75.97%) Degree
2 42 (7.11%) PhD
3 17 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.03%) CISSP
5 8 (1.35%) Postgraduate
6 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.85%) A+ Certification
7 5 (0.85%) ISEB
8 4 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.51%) CEH
9 3 (0.51%) CISMP
9 3 (0.51%) HNC
10 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) GIAC
11 1 (0.17%) MCP
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.17%) PMP
11 1 (0.17%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.74%) QA
2 17 (2.88%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 20 (3.38%) Firmware
2 17 (2.88%) KVM
3 16 (2.71%) QEMU
3 16 (2.71%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.85%) XenServer
6 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.51%) Puppet
2 2 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.17%) Nagios
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.63%) Oracle
3 14 (2.37%) JBoss
4 12 (2.03%) VMware
5 8 (1.35%) Cisco
5 8 (1.35%) Citrix
6 6 (1.02%) Splunk
7 5 (0.85%) Facebook
7 5 (0.85%) Twitter
7 5 (0.85%) OpenLink
7 5 (0.85%) MathWorks
7 5 (0.85%) CA
8 4 (0.68%) SAP
8 4 (0.68%) TOWER Software
9 3 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.51%) Intel
10 2 (0.34%) HP
10 2 (0.34%) Apple
10 2 (0.34%) Sony
10 2 (0.34%) Google
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa Healthcare, Dental, Pension
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa Health, Pension, Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bupa medical, Dental, 28 holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Private Health, Dental, 28 days holi
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60k + benefits DOE
Posted: 3 days ago