The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 18 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 60 78 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.04% 9.42% 10.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.22% 21.91% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 60
Median salary £42,250 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
270 356 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 40.66% 43.00% 50.27%
Number of salaries quoted 224 296 290
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxford region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Oxford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Oxford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 75 (57.69%) Degree
2 46 (35.38%) C#
3 45 (34.62%) Java
4 43 (33.08%) .NET
5 40 (30.77%) Python
6 39 (30.00%) C++
7 35 (26.92%) Physics
8 34 (26.15%) HTML
8 34 (26.15%) Linux
9 33 (25.38%) CSS
9 33 (25.38%) Software Engineering
10 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
12 28 (21.54%) AngularJS
13 27 (20.77%) SQL
14 26 (20.00%) Machine Learning
15 23 (17.69%) Robotics
15 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET
15 23 (17.69%) Automotive
16 21 (16.15%) Finance
16 21 (16.15%) MVC
17 20 (15.38%) MATLAB
18 19 (14.62%) STL
19 18 (13.85%) WPF
19 18 (13.85%) Git (software)
19 18 (13.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
20 17 (13.08%) WinForms
21 16 (12.31%) OO

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.85%) Apache Spark
1 5 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.77%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.77%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) Internet
2 4 (3.08%) HTTP
3 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.77%) Modbus
4 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.69%) MySQL
4 9 (6.92%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.54%) OLAP
7 1 (0.77%) Big Data
7 1 (0.77%) OLTP
7 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.46%) CMake
3 2 (1.54%) JIRA
3 2 (1.54%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) Bower
4 1 (0.77%) Grunt
4 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.77%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.77%) Maven
4 1 (0.77%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.69%) Automotive
2 21 (16.15%) Finance
3 12 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.38%) Electronics
4 7 (5.38%) Marketing
5 6 (4.62%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.08%) Advertising
8 3 (2.31%) Games
9 2 (1.54%) Banking
9 2 (1.54%) Publishing
10 1 (0.77%) Local Government
10 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (68.46%) Developer
2 27 (20.77%) C# Developer
3 26 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 21 (16.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (13.08%) Software Engineer
6 15 (11.54%) C++ Developer
7 14 (10.77%) Junior
8 12 (9.23%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (8.46%) Programme Manager
9 11 (8.46%) Project Engineer
10 10 (7.69%) Java Developer
11 9 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (6.92%) Junior Developer
12 8 (6.15%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (6.15%) HTML Developer
12 8 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (5.38%) Java Engineer
13 7 (5.38%) Java Software Developer
13 7 (5.38%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.08%) .NET
2 34 (26.15%) HTML
3 33 (25.38%) CSS
4 28 (21.54%) AngularJS
5 23 (17.69%) ASP.NET
6 19 (14.62%) STL
7 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (13.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 18 (13.85%) WPF
8 17 (13.08%) WinForms
9 13 (10.00%) Node.js
10 12 (9.23%) OpenGL
11 11 (8.46%) OpenCL
11 11 (8.46%) OpenCV
12 10 (7.69%) jQuery
13 9 (6.92%) Ajax
13 9 (6.92%) Web Services
14 7 (5.38%) HTML5
15 6 (4.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.92%) Physics
2 23 (17.69%) Robotics
3 16 (12.31%) Algorithms
3 16 (12.31%) Mathematics
4 13 (10.00%) CUDA
5 11 (8.46%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (8.46%) GPGPU
6 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.15%) Web 2.0
8 6 (4.62%) Data Structures
8 6 (4.62%) Fintech
9 5 (3.85%) User Experience
10 4 (3.08%) Chemistry
10 4 (3.08%) Virtual Team
11 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (1.54%) Graphic Design
12 2 (1.54%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.54%) Learning Management System
12 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.15%) Linux
2 7 (5.38%) Unix
3 6 (4.62%) Windows
4 4 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.54%) Android
5 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.38%) Software Engineering
2 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 21 (16.15%) MVC
5 16 (12.31%) OO
6 15 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 14 (10.77%) SDLC
8 13 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 12 (9.23%) Web Development
10 11 (8.46%) Computer Vision
10 11 (8.46%) Front End Development
10 11 (8.46%) Portfolio Management
10 11 (8.46%) Project Management
10 11 (8.46%) Requirements Management
10 11 (8.46%) Revenue Recognition
11 8 (6.15%) OOP
12 7 (5.38%) High Availability
12 7 (5.38%) Open Source
12 7 (5.38%) Parallel Programming
13 6 (4.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.38%) C#
2 45 (34.62%) Java
3 40 (30.77%) Python
4 39 (30.00%) C++
5 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
6 27 (20.77%) SQL
7 20 (15.38%) MATLAB
8 10 (7.69%) C
8 10 (7.69%) R
9 9 (6.92%) Ruby
10 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.62%) PHP
12 2 (1.54%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.54%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.54%) Perl
12 2 (1.54%) Scala
12 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.77%) VB
13 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (57.69%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) PhD
3 1 (0.77%) CEH
3 1 (0.77%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.77%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (0.77%) MCP
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.77%) OSCP
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) Docker
2 2 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Nessus
1 1 (0.77%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 5 (3.85%) SAP
2 2 (1.54%) EMC
2 2 (1.54%) Facebook
2 2 (1.54%) Mapbox
2 2 (1.54%) Perforce
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle
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