The first 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 25 July 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 122 119 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.58% 6.72% 6.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.90% 20.59% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 115 104 85
Average salary £32,500 £39,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.23% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 578 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.27% 32.64% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 403 511 380
Average salary £39,750 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.04% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 74 £32,750 -18.12% 6
Abingdon -8 6 £67,500 +164.70% 1
Wallingford -3 4 £24,000 +14.28%
Bicester - 1 £34,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 180 (55.21%) Degree
2 131 (40.18%) Mathematics
3 127 (38.96%) C++
4 123 (37.73%) C#
5 114 (34.97%) .NET
6 109 (33.44%) Software Engineering
7 105 (32.21%) Java
8 103 (31.60%) JavaScript
9 102 (31.29%) Physics
10 81 (24.85%) HTML
11 75 (23.01%) OO
12 69 (21.17%) SQL Server
13 67 (20.55%) CSS
13 67 (20.55%) PhD
14 64 (19.63%) Python
15 58 (17.79%) Linux
16 56 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
17 48 (14.72%) ASP.NET
18 46 (14.11%) SQL
19 44 (13.50%) XML
20 43 (13.19%) Microsoft
21 42 (12.88%) MySQL
22 41 (12.58%) Windows
23 39 (11.96%) PHP
23 39 (11.96%) QA
23 39 (11.96%) Finance
24 33 (10.12%) Web Services
25 29 (8.90%) Perl
26 28 (8.59%) MVC
27 27 (8.28%) Git (software)

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (5.21%) Apache
2 16 (4.91%) nginx
3 15 (4.60%) Drupal
4 14 (4.29%) IIS
5 11 (3.37%) WordPress
5 11 (3.37%) CMS
6 9 (2.76%) Node.js
7 8 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.53%) Confluence
8 5 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 24 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.60%) SaaS
2 5 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
3 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.44%) HTTP
2 6 (1.84%) Internet
3 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.92%) Firewall
5 2 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) SAN
6 1 (0.31%) RFID
6 1 (0.31%) SMS
6 1 (0.31%) VoIP
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) PABX
6 1 (0.31%) Modbus
6 1 (0.31%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.17%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.88%) MySQL
3 25 (7.67%) Big Data
4 12 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.53%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.31%) MS Access
11 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.52%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.60%) CMake
4 14 (4.29%) Subversion
5 12 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.07%) Selenium
7 9 (2.76%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.84%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.84%) JIRA
9 5 (1.53%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.53%) Hudson
10 4 (1.23%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.61%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.61%) NUnit
11 2 (0.61%) MbUnit
12 1 (0.31%) GDB
12 1 (0.31%) PhoneGap
12 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (11.96%) Finance
2 24 (7.36%) Games
3 11 (3.37%) Marketing
4 10 (3.07%) Automotive
5 8 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.15%) Electronics
7 5 (1.53%) Back Office
8 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.92%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 173 (53.07%) Developer
2 79 (24.23%) Software Engineer
3 51 (15.64%) Software Developer
4 50 (15.34%) Graduate
5 39 (11.96%) Junior
6 34 (10.43%) Graduate Developer
7 32 (9.82%) Junior Developer
8 29 (8.90%) Web Developer
8 29 (8.90%) Java Developer
9 27 (8.28%) .NET Developer
10 26 (7.98%) C# Developer
11 21 (6.44%) Programmer
12 19 (5.83%) Junior Software Developer
13 18 (5.52%) Graduate Software Developer
14 17 (5.21%) Junior .NET Developer
15 16 (4.91%) Administrator
15 16 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
16 15 (4.60%) Java Programmer
16 15 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
16 15 (4.60%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (34.97%) .NET
2 81 (24.85%) HTML
3 67 (20.55%) CSS
4 48 (14.72%) ASP.NET
5 44 (13.50%) XML
6 33 (10.12%) Web Services
7 25 (7.67%) jQuery
8 19 (5.83%) WPF
9 18 (5.52%) .NET Framework
10 15 (4.60%) WCF
11 11 (3.37%) ADO.NET
12 10 (3.07%) SOAP
13 8 (2.45%) HTML5
14 7 (2.15%) Spring
14 7 (2.15%) AngularJS
15 6 (1.84%) J2EE
15 6 (1.84%) XSLT
16 5 (1.53%) WSDL
16 5 (1.53%) STL
16 5 (1.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 131 (40.18%) Mathematics
2 102 (31.29%) Physics
3 15 (4.60%) Robotics
4 14 (4.29%) 3D Graphics
5 13 (3.99%) Open Source
6 12 (3.68%) Chemistry
7 10 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.45%) Statistics
9 7 (2.15%) Social Media
9 7 (2.15%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.53%) CUDA
10 5 (1.53%) Derivative
10 5 (1.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 5 (1.53%) Remote Sensing
10 5 (1.53%) GIS
10 5 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.53%) Equities
11 3 (0.92%) Economics
11 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (17.79%) Linux
2 41 (12.58%) Windows
3 16 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (4.91%) Debian
3 16 (4.91%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (1.84%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.84%) Android
5 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.92%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (33.44%) Software Engineering
2 75 (23.01%) OO
3 56 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (8.59%) MVC
5 23 (7.06%) Web Development
5 23 (7.06%) Unit Testing
5 23 (7.06%) Parallel Computing
6 19 (5.83%) OOD
7 17 (5.21%) Regression Testing
7 17 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (5.21%) Analytics
8 16 (4.91%) Manual Testing
9 14 (4.29%) Project Management
10 13 (3.99%) UML
11 12 (3.68%) TDD
11 12 (3.68%) Time Management
11 12 (3.68%) Image Processing
11 12 (3.68%) DevOps
12 10 (3.07%) Test Scripting
12 10 (3.07%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (38.96%) C++
2 123 (37.73%) C#
3 105 (32.21%) Java
4 103 (31.60%) JavaScript
5 64 (19.63%) Python
6 46 (14.11%) SQL
7 39 (11.96%) PHP
8 29 (8.90%) Perl
9 24 (7.36%) Ruby
10 22 (6.75%) C
11 21 (6.44%) MATLAB
12 13 (3.99%) PHP5
13 11 (3.37%) VBA
13 11 (3.37%) Delphi
14 10 (3.07%) PowerShell
14 10 (3.07%) Scala
15 6 (1.84%) VB
16 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.92%) Visual J++
16 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 180 (55.21%) Degree
2 67 (20.55%) PhD
3 10 (3.07%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.07%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.23%) ISEB
4 4 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.96%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) P3O
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) JTAG
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.91%) Xen
1 16 (4.91%) XenServer
2 5 (1.53%) HDFS
3 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.68%) Puppet
2 10 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.44%) Oracle
3 18 (5.52%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.91%) Citrix
5 11 (3.37%) Sybase
6 6 (1.84%) Zend
6 6 (1.84%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.23%) VMware
8 2 (0.61%) Percona
8 2 (0.61%) New Relic
8 2 (0.61%) Cognos
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco
9 1 (0.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.31%) Juniper
9 1 (0.31%) CommVault
9 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.31%) Remedy
9 1 (0.31%) Perforce
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Creative Personnel
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago