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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 100 157 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.68% 8.83% 7.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.80% 22.92% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 143 125
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
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
633 685 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.28% 38.50% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 479 586 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,793 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -16 46 £28,000 -30.00% 8
Abingdon +1 14 £50,000 +117.39% 2
Witney +22 4 £26,000 -42.22%
Wallingford +9 3 £39,500 - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 176 (79.64%) Degree
2 90 (40.72%) JavaScript
3 76 (34.39%) C#
4 73 (33.03%) .NET
5 67 (30.32%) Java
6 66 (29.86%) Software Engineering
7 62 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (27.15%) OO
9 57 (25.79%) SQL Server
10 56 (25.34%) Linux
11 54 (24.43%) Microsoft
11 54 (24.43%) HTML
12 49 (22.17%) CSS
12 49 (22.17%) Physics
13 48 (21.72%) Mathematics
13 48 (21.72%) C++
14 43 (19.46%) MySQL
14 43 (19.46%) ASP.NET
15 38 (17.19%) PHP
16 37 (16.74%) MS Excel
17 36 (16.29%) MVC
18 34 (15.38%) XML
19 31 (14.03%) Perl
20 29 (13.12%) Windows
21 27 (12.22%) Unit Testing
22 26 (11.76%) SQL
23 25 (11.31%) Python
24 24 (10.86%) Zend
25 23 (10.41%) PHP5
25 23 (10.41%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (5.43%) IIS
2 11 (4.98%) nginx
2 11 (4.98%) Apache
3 6 (2.71%) CMS
4 5 (2.26%) Confluence
4 5 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.81%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 37 (16.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.33%) MS Office
3 8 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Magento
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.71%) GitHub
2 2 (0.90%) SaaS
2 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.52%) DNS
2 9 (4.07%) HTTP
3 5 (2.26%) Internet
4 4 (1.81%) Firewall
5 2 (0.90%) MPLS
5 2 (0.90%) SAN
5 2 (0.90%) VoIP
5 2 (0.90%) WAN
5 2 (0.90%) DHCP
5 2 (0.90%) PBX
5 2 (0.90%) IPv4
5 2 (0.90%) VPN
5 2 (0.90%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.45%) SMS
6 1 (0.45%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 43 (19.46%) MySQL
3 12 (5.43%) Big Data
4 6 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.71%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.26%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.81%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) OLAP
8 2 (0.90%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) MS Access
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.79%) CMake
2 15 (6.79%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.52%) Subversion
4 6 (2.71%) JIRA
4 6 (2.71%) Bugzilla
5 5 (2.26%) Hudson
5 5 (2.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.81%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.81%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.36%) Selenium
8 2 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.90%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.45%) GDB
9 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (7.24%) Finance
2 13 (5.88%) Electronics
3 10 (4.52%) Games
4 3 (1.36%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.36%) Publishing
4 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
5 2 (0.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 123 (55.66%) Developer
2 58 (26.24%) Graduate
3 48 (21.72%) Software Developer
4 46 (20.81%) Software Engineer
5 41 (18.55%) Graduate Developer
6 29 (13.12%) Graduate Software Developer
7 26 (11.76%) Junior
8 24 (10.86%) .NET Developer
9 23 (10.41%) Junior Developer
10 22 (9.95%) Junior Software Developer
11 20 (9.05%) PHP Developer
11 20 (9.05%) Java Developer
12 17 (7.69%) Web Developer
13 14 (6.33%) Analyst
13 14 (6.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 12 (5.43%) C# Developer
15 10 (4.52%) Junior .NET Developer
15 10 (4.52%) Electronics Engineer
15 10 (4.52%) .NET Software Developer
16 9 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (33.03%) .NET
2 54 (24.43%) HTML
3 49 (22.17%) CSS
4 43 (19.46%) ASP.NET
5 34 (15.38%) XML
6 23 (10.41%) jQuery
7 12 (5.43%) Web Services
7 12 (5.43%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.62%) WCF
9 8 (3.62%) LAMP
10 7 (3.17%) JSON
11 6 (2.71%) Spring
11 6 (2.71%) J2EE
12 5 (2.26%) OpenCL
12 5 (2.26%) JSP
12 5 (2.26%) Servlets
12 5 (2.26%) OpenGL
12 5 (2.26%) Zend Framework
12 5 (2.26%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.17%) Physics
2 48 (21.72%) Mathematics
3 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.79%) Robotics
4 13 (5.88%) Open Source
5 12 (5.43%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 10 (4.52%) ASIC
7 9 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.07%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.07%) Statistics
8 7 (3.17%) Economics
9 6 (2.71%) Chemistry
10 5 (2.26%) Remote Sensing
10 5 (2.26%) CUDA
10 5 (2.26%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.26%) GIS
11 2 (0.90%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.34%) Linux
2 29 (13.12%) Windows
3 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.98%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (4.07%) Windows 8
5 9 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.07%) Debian
6 6 (2.71%) Android
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.90%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.86%) Software Engineering
2 62 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (27.15%) OO
4 36 (16.29%) MVC
5 27 (12.22%) Unit Testing
6 18 (8.14%) Scrum
7 17 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 14 (6.33%) Analytics
9 13 (5.88%) Time Management
9 13 (5.88%) TDD
10 10 (4.52%) Web Development
10 10 (4.52%) OOD
10 10 (4.52%) Game Development
10 10 (4.52%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.07%) Validation
12 8 (3.62%) Software Testing
12 8 (3.62%) Information Management
12 8 (3.62%) Refactoring
12 8 (3.62%) Software Licensing
12 8 (3.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 90 (40.72%) JavaScript
2 76 (34.39%) C#
3 67 (30.32%) Java
4 48 (21.72%) C++
5 38 (17.19%) PHP
6 31 (14.03%) Perl
7 26 (11.76%) SQL
8 25 (11.31%) Python
9 23 (10.41%) PHP5
10 11 (4.98%) Ruby
11 10 (4.52%) VB
11 10 (4.52%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.62%) C
13 7 (3.17%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.71%) Scala
15 2 (0.90%) Visual J++
15 2 (0.90%) Delphi
15 2 (0.90%) VBA
16 1 (0.45%) F#
16 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 176 (79.64%) Degree
2 17 (7.69%) PhD
3 14 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.07%) MCP
5 7 (3.17%) MCSE
5 7 (3.17%) MCT
5 7 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.17%) CCNA
6 3 (1.36%) ISEB
6 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.45%) CISA
7 1 (0.45%) CISM
7 1 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.95%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) P3O
3 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.07%) XenServer
2 9 (4.07%) Xen
3 5 (2.26%) HDFS
4 3 (1.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.90%) Puppet
1 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.86%) Zend
3 22 (9.95%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.07%) Citrix
4 9 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.62%) Xilinx
5 8 (3.62%) Altera
6 4 (1.81%) Cognos
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle
7 2 (0.90%) VMware
7 2 (0.90%) Apple
7 2 (0.90%) Sybase
7 2 (0.90%) Percona
7 2 (0.90%) New Relic
7 2 (0.90%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Homes-Based!
Posted: Yesterday
Harwell, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Oxford Brookes University
Salary: £38,511 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago