The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 139 117 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.14% 11.65% 8.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.01% 29.92% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 136 98 41
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
397 391 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 43.25% 38.94% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 341 348 181
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £56,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Oxford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

1 105 (48.39%) Mathematics
2 102 (47.00%) Degree
3 94 (43.32%) C++
4 79 (36.41%) Software Engineering
5 76 (35.02%) Physics
6 75 (34.56%) C#
7 74 (34.10%) .NET
8 67 (30.88%) Java
8 67 (30.88%) PhD
9 58 (26.73%) JavaScript
10 47 (21.66%) Python
11 44 (20.28%) OO
12 42 (19.35%) Linux
13 38 (17.51%) HTML
14 37 (17.05%) MySQL
14 37 (17.05%) SQL Server
15 34 (15.67%) ASP.NET
16 33 (15.21%) SQL
17 29 (13.36%) CSS
18 27 (12.44%) C
18 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
19 26 (11.98%) Windows
20 25 (11.52%) PHP
21 24 (11.06%) Finance
21 24 (11.06%) Web Services
22 23 (10.60%) XML
22 23 (10.60%) Perl
22 23 (10.60%) Parallel Computing
23 22 (10.14%) MVC
24 21 (9.68%) Visual Studio

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (6.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.07%) Apache
3 9 (4.15%) IIS
3 9 (4.15%) nginx
4 8 (3.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.84%) Node.js
7 3 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.23%) SaaS
2 3 (1.38%) GitHub
3 1 (0.46%) Heroku
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) SPDY
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.05%) MySQL
1 37 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (8.29%) Big Data
2 18 (8.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.76%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.30%) Apache Hive
5 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.46%) Redis
8 1 (0.46%) Riak
8 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.46%) Mahout
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.15%) Subversion
4 8 (3.69%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.46%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.46%) NUnit
6 1 (0.46%) MbUnit
General
1 24 (11.06%) Finance
2 14 (6.45%) Games
3 5 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 134 (61.75%) Developer
2 49 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 47 (21.66%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.52%) Junior
4 25 (11.52%) Java Developer
5 21 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.22%) Junior Developer
7 16 (7.37%) .NET Developer
8 15 (6.91%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.91%) Programmer
9 14 (6.45%) Software Programmer
9 14 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.45%) GUI Programmer
9 14 (6.45%) GUI Developer
9 14 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (6.45%) Java Programmer
10 12 (5.53%) Junior C# Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Administrator
10 12 (5.53%) C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (5.07%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (34.10%) .NET
2 38 (17.51%) HTML
3 34 (15.67%) ASP.NET
4 29 (13.36%) CSS
5 24 (11.06%) Web Services
6 23 (10.60%) XML
7 21 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 15 (6.91%) WCF
9 13 (5.99%) WPF
10 9 (4.15%) STL
10 9 (4.15%) ADO.NET
10 9 (4.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 8 (3.69%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (3.69%) jQuery
12 7 (3.23%) SOAP
13 6 (2.76%) WSDL
14 5 (2.30%) MFC
14 5 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
15 3 (1.38%) XSLT
15 3 (1.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 105 (48.39%) Mathematics
2 76 (35.02%) Physics
3 14 (6.45%) 3D Graphics
4 10 (4.61%) Hedge funds
4 10 (4.61%) Statistics
5 6 (2.76%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.76%) Equities
5 6 (2.76%) Machine Learning
6 5 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.30%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.30%) Derivative
6 5 (2.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (1.84%) Open Source
7 4 (1.84%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.92%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.92%) New Media
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.35%) Linux
2 26 (11.98%) Windows
3 11 (5.07%) Debian
3 11 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.69%) Android
5 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.76%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.84%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.41%) Software Engineering
2 44 (20.28%) OO
3 23 (10.60%) Parallel Computing
4 22 (10.14%) MVC
5 18 (8.29%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (7.37%) Web Development
6 16 (7.37%) OOD
7 12 (5.53%) Image Processing
7 12 (5.53%) Signal Processing
8 10 (4.61%) Unit Testing
8 10 (4.61%) Scrum
9 9 (4.15%) Project Management
9 9 (4.15%) TDD
9 9 (4.15%) Video Processing
10 8 (3.69%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (3.23%) OOP
11 7 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (3.23%) Software Architecture
11 7 (3.23%) Kanban
12 6 (2.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 94 (43.32%) C++
2 75 (34.56%) C#
3 67 (30.88%) Java
4 58 (26.73%) JavaScript
5 47 (21.66%) Python
6 33 (15.21%) SQL
7 27 (12.44%) C
8 25 (11.52%) PHP
9 23 (10.60%) Perl
10 14 (6.45%) Ruby
11 11 (5.07%) MATLAB
12 9 (4.15%) Delphi
12 9 (4.15%) VBA
13 8 (3.69%) PHP5
14 6 (2.76%) Scala
15 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.38%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.38%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.92%) SPARQL
16 2 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 102 (47.00%) Degree
2 67 (30.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.46%) ISEB
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.07%) Xen
1 11 (5.07%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.29%) Oracle
3 13 (5.99%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.07%) Citrix
5 9 (4.15%) Sybase
6 3 (1.38%) Percona
6 3 (1.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.46%) Facebook
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter
7 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.46%) Google
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
I4 Jobs
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago