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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 69 109 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.15% 11.12% 7.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 29.54% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62 97 78
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
368 369 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.81% 37.65% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 294 311 375
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Oxford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 91 (75.21%) Degree
2 57 (47.11%) HTML
2 57 (47.11%) JavaScript
3 53 (43.80%) C#
4 51 (42.15%) .NET
4 51 (42.15%) CSS
5 46 (38.02%) Software Engineering
6 40 (33.06%) Linux
7 39 (32.23%) SQL
8 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (23.97%) SQL Server
9 29 (23.97%) C++
9 29 (23.97%) Java
10 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
10 28 (23.14%) Mathematics
11 25 (20.66%) OO
12 23 (19.01%) Python
12 23 (19.01%) Physics
13 20 (16.53%) jQuery
14 19 (15.70%) MS Excel
14 19 (15.70%) PHP
15 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET
16 17 (14.05%) Windows
16 17 (14.05%) Visual Studio
16 17 (14.05%) Open Source
17 15 (12.40%) PhD
18 13 (10.74%) TDD
18 13 (10.74%) Analytics
19 12 (9.92%) AngularJS
19 12 (9.92%) Node.js

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (9.92%) Node.js
2 5 (4.13%) IIS
3 3 (2.48%) Apache
3 3 (2.48%) nginx
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.92%) MS Office
3 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) GitHub
2 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) DNS
2 4 (3.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.44%) MySQL
3 5 (4.13%) Big Data
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.65%) HBase
5 2 (1.65%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.65%) OLAP
5 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (14.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.79%) CMake
3 5 (4.13%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.48%) Grunt
4 3 (2.48%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.48%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.48%) Selenium
4 3 (2.48%) Bower
5 2 (1.65%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.65%) Subversion
6 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (4.13%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.65%) Automotive
3 2 (1.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (59.50%) Developer
2 37 (30.58%) Graduate
2 37 (30.58%) Software Developer
2 37 (30.58%) Software Engineer
3 27 (22.31%) Graduate Software Developer
3 27 (22.31%) Graduate Developer
4 21 (17.36%) Junior
5 19 (15.70%) Junior Developer
6 18 (14.88%) Junior Software Developer
7 14 (11.57%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (9.92%) .NET Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Analyst
8 12 (9.92%) Front-End Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (4.96%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 6 (4.96%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.11%) HTML
2 51 (42.15%) .NET
2 51 (42.15%) CSS
3 20 (16.53%) jQuery
4 18 (14.88%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.92%) JSON
5 12 (9.92%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (6.61%) LAMP
7 7 (5.79%) Ajax
7 7 (5.79%) HTML5
8 6 (4.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (4.96%) STL
9 5 (4.13%) CSS3
10 3 (2.48%) OpenCL
10 3 (2.48%) XML
10 3 (2.48%) OpenGL
10 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.48%) WCF
11 2 (1.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.14%) Mathematics
2 23 (19.01%) Physics
3 17 (14.05%) Open Source
4 10 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (5.79%) Robotics
6 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.79%) Economics
6 7 (5.79%) Web 2.0
7 6 (4.96%) Statistics
8 5 (4.13%) Chemistry
9 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.31%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.48%) CUDA
10 3 (2.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (2.48%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.65%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.65%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.06%) Linux
2 17 (14.05%) Windows
3 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (4.13%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.02%) Software Engineering
2 35 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.66%) OO
4 13 (10.74%) TDD
4 13 (10.74%) Analytics
5 11 (9.09%) MVC
6 9 (7.44%) Unit Testing
7 7 (5.79%) Regression Testing
7 7 (5.79%) Web Development
8 6 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.96%) Software Testing
9 5 (4.13%) Scrum
9 5 (4.13%) Data Management
10 4 (3.31%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.31%) Project Management
10 4 (3.31%) ITIL
10 4 (3.31%) OOP
10 4 (3.31%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.31%) Machine Learning
11 3 (2.48%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.11%) JavaScript
2 53 (43.80%) C#
3 39 (32.23%) SQL
4 29 (23.97%) C++
4 29 (23.97%) Java
5 23 (19.01%) Python
6 19 (15.70%) PHP
7 10 (8.26%) VB
8 5 (4.13%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.65%) C
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 91 (75.21%) Degree
2 15 (12.40%) PhD
3 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.13%) CCNA
4 5 (4.13%) MCP
4 5 (4.13%) MCSE
4 5 (4.13%) MCT
5 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Xen
2 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (23.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.31%) Cognos
3 2 (1.65%) Zend
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle
4 1 (0.83%) Citrix
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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