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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 63 136 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.55% 15.16% 12.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.21% 33.33% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 48 136 93
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Computer Science
Oxfordshire

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
346 408 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 46.95% 45.48% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 272 367 388
Average salary £44,500 £40,290 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Oxford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 87 (61.27%) Degree
2 79 (55.63%) JavaScript
3 68 (47.89%) HTML
4 64 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (42.96%) Software Engineering
6 55 (38.73%) Java
7 52 (36.62%) .NET
8 45 (31.69%) CSS
9 43 (30.28%) SQL
9 43 (30.28%) C#
10 41 (28.87%) Python
11 38 (26.76%) Linux
11 38 (26.76%) TDD
12 37 (26.06%) C++
13 34 (23.94%) Windows
14 33 (23.24%) Node.js
15 32 (22.54%) OO
16 29 (20.42%) Mathematics
17 25 (17.61%) Project Management
18 22 (15.49%) PHP
18 22 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (14.79%) ASP.NET
19 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
20 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
21 19 (13.38%) MVC
21 19 (13.38%) Open Source
21 19 (13.38%) AngularJS
22 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
23 17 (11.97%) Algorithms
24 16 (11.27%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (23.24%) Node.js
2 1 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.41%) Boomi
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.15%) HTTP
2 4 (2.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.41%) Firewall
3 2 (1.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.34%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.93%) Big Data
4 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.23%) CouchDB
5 5 (3.52%) MySQL
6 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Grunt
1 14 (9.86%) Karma Test Runner
1 14 (9.86%) Bower
2 10 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.34%) Subversion
3 9 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.82%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.82%) Selenium
5 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.11%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.70%) GCC
6 1 (0.70%) GDB
6 1 (0.70%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 4 (2.82%) Games
2 2 (1.41%) Back Office
2 2 (1.41%) Finance
2 2 (1.41%) Legal
2 2 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (0.70%) Publishing
3 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (62.68%) Developer
2 41 (28.87%) Software Engineer
3 21 (14.79%) Graduate
4 19 (13.38%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.38%) Graduate Developer
5 16 (11.27%) Java Developer
6 15 (10.56%) Junior
7 13 (9.15%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (7.75%) C++ Developer
9 10 (7.04%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Analyst
9 10 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.34%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.34%) Graduate Software Developer
10 9 (6.34%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.34%) Junior Software Developer
11 8 (5.63%) C++ Software Developer
12 7 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (47.89%) HTML
2 52 (36.62%) .NET
3 45 (31.69%) CSS
4 21 (14.79%) ASP.NET
5 19 (13.38%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.27%) jQuery
7 15 (10.56%) JSON
8 14 (9.86%) Ajax
8 14 (9.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 14 (9.86%) STL
9 13 (9.15%) JSP
9 13 (9.15%) Servlets
9 13 (9.15%) JSF
9 13 (9.15%) Hibernate
10 12 (8.45%) .NET Framework
11 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (6.34%) Entity Framework
12 9 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (6.34%) Web Services
12 9 (6.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.42%) Mathematics
2 19 (13.38%) Open Source
3 17 (11.97%) Algorithms
4 15 (10.56%) Web 2.0
5 11 (7.75%) Physics
5 11 (7.75%) Data Structures
6 8 (5.63%) Device Driver
6 8 (5.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (4.23%) Chemistry
8 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.11%) Graphic Design
9 3 (2.11%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (2.11%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.70%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.76%) Linux
2 34 (23.94%) Windows
3 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.70%) zOS
5 1 (0.70%) UNIX
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (42.96%) Software Engineering
3 38 (26.76%) TDD
4 32 (22.54%) OO
5 25 (17.61%) Project Management
6 22 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (13.38%) MVC
8 12 (8.45%) Web Development
9 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.34%) Manual Testing
10 9 (6.34%) People Management
11 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.63%) Analytics
11 8 (5.63%) Machine Learning
12 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.23%) ITIL
13 6 (4.23%) OOP
13 6 (4.23%) OOD
13 6 (4.23%) Image Processing
13 6 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (55.63%) JavaScript
2 55 (38.73%) Java
3 43 (30.28%) SQL
3 43 (30.28%) C#
4 41 (28.87%) Python
5 37 (26.06%) C++
6 22 (15.49%) PHP
7 8 (5.63%) MATLAB
8 7 (4.93%) C
9 6 (4.23%) Ruby
10 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.82%) Perl
11 2 (1.41%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 87 (61.27%) Degree
2 11 (7.75%) PhD
3 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.93%) Oracle
3 3 (2.11%) Progress
4 2 (1.41%) VMware
4 2 (1.41%) Dell
4 2 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
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