The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 101 125 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.56% 7.38% 7.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.61% 24.08% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 119 105
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,200 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
490 519 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.84% 30.64% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 391 469 424
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Oxford -8 54 £29,500 -34.44% 5
Abingdon -19 8 £55,000 +115.68% 3
Wallingford +1 4 £24,000 +14.28%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 172 (62.77%) Degree
2 107 (39.05%) C++
3 102 (37.23%) Mathematics
4 98 (35.77%) C#
5 97 (35.40%) Software Engineering
6 93 (33.94%) .NET
7 92 (33.58%) Java
8 89 (32.48%) JavaScript
9 77 (28.10%) Physics
10 66 (24.09%) HTML
10 66 (24.09%) OO
11 60 (21.90%) SQL Server
12 59 (21.53%) Linux
13 55 (20.07%) Python
14 54 (19.71%) CSS
15 52 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (17.15%) MySQL
16 47 (17.15%) PhD
17 42 (15.33%) Windows
18 40 (14.60%) ASP.NET
19 38 (13.87%) Microsoft
20 36 (13.14%) XML
20 36 (13.14%) PHP
21 33 (12.04%) QA
22 32 (11.68%) Perl
23 31 (11.31%) SQL
24 30 (10.95%) Finance
25 26 (9.49%) MVC
26 24 (8.76%) Games
26 24 (8.76%) MS Excel

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 17 (6.20%) Apache
2 16 (5.84%) nginx
3 13 (4.74%) IIS
4 8 (2.92%) CMS
5 6 (2.19%) Drupal
5 6 (2.19%) Node.js
6 5 (1.82%) Confluence
6 5 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.73%) WordPress
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 24 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) GitHub
2 3 (1.09%) SaaS
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.93%) HTTP
2 5 (1.82%) Internet
3 4 (1.46%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.73%) Firewall
6 1 (0.36%) RFID
6 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 47 (17.15%) MySQL
3 19 (6.93%) Big Data
4 6 (2.19%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (8.76%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.47%) CMake
2 15 (5.47%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.11%) Subversion
4 12 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.92%) Selenium
5 8 (2.92%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.19%) Bugzilla
6 6 (2.19%) JIRA
7 5 (1.82%) Hudson
7 5 (1.82%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.46%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.73%) NUnit
9 2 (0.73%) MbUnit
10 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.36%) GDB
10 1 (0.36%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.36%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (10.95%) Finance
2 24 (8.76%) Games
3 7 (2.55%) Automotive
4 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.19%) Electronics
5 3 (1.09%) Publishing
5 3 (1.09%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 132 (48.18%) Developer
2 76 (27.74%) Software Engineer
3 54 (19.71%) Graduate
4 44 (16.06%) Software Developer
5 39 (14.23%) Graduate Developer
6 36 (13.14%) Junior
7 30 (10.95%) Junior Developer
8 25 (9.12%) Graduate Software Developer
9 24 (8.76%) Java Developer
10 22 (8.03%) Junior Software Developer
11 21 (7.66%) Web Developer
12 20 (7.30%) .NET Developer
13 16 (5.84%) Administrator
13 16 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
13 16 (5.84%) PHP Developer
14 15 (5.47%) Senior Software Engineer
15 14 (5.11%) C++ Software Engineer
16 13 (4.74%) C# Developer
16 13 (4.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 12 (4.38%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (33.94%) .NET
2 66 (24.09%) HTML
3 54 (19.71%) CSS
4 40 (14.60%) ASP.NET
5 36 (13.14%) XML
6 22 (8.03%) jQuery
7 18 (6.57%) Web Services
8 16 (5.84%) WPF
9 11 (4.01%) .NET Framework
9 11 (4.01%) WCF
10 8 (2.92%) HTML5
11 7 (2.55%) Spring
11 7 (2.55%) ADO.NET
11 7 (2.55%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.19%) J2EE
12 6 (2.19%) LAMP
13 5 (1.82%) OpenGL
13 5 (1.82%) Silverlight
13 5 (1.82%) CodeIgniter
13 5 (1.82%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 102 (37.23%) Mathematics
2 77 (28.10%) Physics
3 17 (6.20%) Open Source
4 15 (5.47%) Robotics
5 11 (4.01%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.65%) 3D Graphics
7 7 (2.55%) Statistics
7 7 (2.55%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.19%) Chemistry
9 5 (1.82%) Remote Sensing
9 5 (1.82%) GIS
9 5 (1.82%) CUDA
9 5 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.82%) Equities
9 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.82%) Derivative
9 5 (1.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (1.09%) Economics
10 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.53%) Linux
2 42 (15.33%) Windows
3 16 (5.84%) Debian
3 16 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (4.74%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.19%) Android
8 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.09%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.73%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (35.40%) Software Engineering
2 66 (24.09%) OO
3 52 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (9.49%) MVC
5 23 (8.39%) Unit Testing
6 19 (6.93%) Parallel Computing
7 17 (6.20%) Analytics
7 17 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (6.20%) Regression Testing
8 15 (5.47%) Web Development
9 14 (5.11%) Manual Testing
10 13 (4.74%) OOD
11 12 (4.38%) UML
11 12 (4.38%) Image Processing
11 12 (4.38%) DevOps
12 10 (3.65%) Game Development
12 10 (3.65%) Data Modelling
12 10 (3.65%) ETL
12 10 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (3.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (39.05%) C++
2 98 (35.77%) C#
3 92 (33.58%) Java
4 89 (32.48%) JavaScript
5 55 (20.07%) Python
6 36 (13.14%) PHP
7 32 (11.68%) Perl
8 31 (11.31%) SQL
9 19 (6.93%) C
9 19 (6.93%) Ruby
10 16 (5.84%) PHP5
10 16 (5.84%) MATLAB
11 10 (3.65%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.28%) Scala
13 7 (2.55%) VBA
13 7 (2.55%) Delphi
14 6 (2.19%) VB
15 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.09%) Visual J++
16 2 (0.73%) F#
Qualifications
1 172 (62.77%) Degree
2 47 (17.15%) PhD
3 7 (2.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.46%) ISEB
4 4 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.09%) CCNA
5 3 (1.09%) MCP
5 3 (1.09%) MCSE
5 3 (1.09%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.04%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) P3O
3 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (5.84%) Xen
1 16 (5.84%) XenServer
2 6 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.38%) Puppet
2 10 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (13.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.57%) Red Hat
3 16 (5.84%) Citrix
4 12 (4.38%) Oracle
4 12 (4.38%) Zend
4 12 (4.38%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.55%) Sybase
6 2 (0.73%) Percona
6 2 (0.73%) New Relic
6 2 (0.73%) Cognos
7 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) SAP
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