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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 211 159 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.09% 8.50% 6.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.67% 26.02% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 193 137 60
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
688 611 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.15% 32.66% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 557 550 407
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,850 £54,920
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 140 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Abingdon +14 22 £55,000 +39.24%
Banbury -6 7 £32,500 -30.10%
Bicester - 3 £45,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
Wallingford - 1 £21,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (51.14%) Degree
2 149 (42.33%) C++
3 148 (42.05%) C#
4 133 (37.78%) .NET
5 129 (36.65%) Software Engineering
6 124 (35.23%) Mathematics
7 98 (27.84%) Java
8 91 (25.85%) PhD
9 90 (25.57%) Physics
10 81 (23.01%) OO
10 81 (23.01%) JavaScript
11 79 (22.44%) Python
12 75 (21.31%) HTML
13 67 (19.03%) Linux
14 60 (17.05%) CSS
15 57 (16.19%) SQL Server
16 53 (15.06%) MySQL
17 52 (14.77%) Windows
18 50 (14.20%) PHP
19 49 (13.92%) ASP.NET
19 49 (13.92%) Microsoft
20 46 (13.07%) SQL
20 46 (13.07%) XML
21 45 (12.78%) OOD
22 43 (12.22%) MVC
23 39 (11.08%) C
24 37 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
25 35 (9.94%) Finance
26 34 (9.66%) WPF
27 33 (9.38%) Visual Studio

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (5.40%) nginx
2 18 (5.11%) Drupal
2 18 (5.11%) Apache
3 15 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.98%) Node.js
5 11 (3.13%) WordPress
6 9 (2.56%) IIS
7 8 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.70%) CMS
8 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.14%) MS Office
2 4 (1.14%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.68%) SaaS
2 6 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.14%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.57%) Heroku
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.82%) HTTP
2 7 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.14%) Modbus
4 2 (0.57%) Firewall
4 2 (0.57%) SPDY
5 1 (0.28%) PABX
5 1 (0.28%) Internet
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) VoIP
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 53 (15.06%) MySQL
3 28 (7.95%) Big Data
4 20 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.41%) NoSQL
7 7 (1.99%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.70%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.42%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.57%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.57%) Redis
12 2 (0.57%) Riak
12 2 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 33 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 30 (8.52%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.13%) Subversion
4 10 (2.84%) Selenium
4 10 (2.84%) Mercurial
5 9 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.99%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.14%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.57%) Xcode
8 2 (0.57%) NUnit
8 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.57%) MbUnit
9 1 (0.28%) PhoneGap
9 1 (0.28%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.28%) JMeter
General
1 35 (9.94%) Finance
2 15 (4.26%) Games
3 14 (3.98%) Marketing
4 12 (3.41%) Electronics
5 10 (2.84%) Automotive
6 6 (1.70%) Back Office
6 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Billing
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 210 (59.66%) Developer
2 75 (21.31%) Software Developer
3 71 (20.17%) Software Engineer
4 34 (9.66%) C# Developer
5 33 (9.38%) Junior
6 24 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 24 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.82%) Junior Developer
7 23 (6.53%) Graduate
8 21 (5.97%) Web Developer
8 21 (5.97%) Programmer
9 19 (5.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (4.83%) Administrator
11 16 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (4.55%) C++ Developer
12 15 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (4.26%) Java Programmer
13 14 (3.98%) GUI Programmer
13 14 (3.98%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (37.78%) .NET
2 75 (21.31%) HTML
3 60 (17.05%) CSS
4 49 (13.92%) ASP.NET
5 46 (13.07%) XML
6 34 (9.66%) WPF
7 32 (9.09%) Web Services
8 31 (8.81%) .NET Framework
9 24 (6.82%) jQuery
10 16 (4.55%) WCF
11 15 (4.26%) SOAP
12 14 (3.98%) HTML5
13 11 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
14 10 (2.84%) STL
14 10 (2.84%) AngularJS
14 10 (2.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 8 (2.27%) ADO.NET
15 8 (2.27%) WSDL
15 8 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
16 7 (1.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 124 (35.23%) Mathematics
2 90 (25.57%) Physics
3 14 (3.98%) 3D Graphics
4 11 (3.13%) Social Media
4 11 (3.13%) Statistics
5 10 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.84%) Open Source
5 10 (2.84%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.56%) Chemistry
7 7 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.70%) Equities
8 6 (1.70%) Machine Learning
9 5 (1.42%) Derivative
9 5 (1.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (1.42%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.42%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.57%) NHS
10 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.03%) Linux
2 52 (14.77%) Windows
3 16 (4.55%) Debian
3 16 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.98%) Android
6 10 (2.84%) UNIX
6 10 (2.84%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.42%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.28%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (36.65%) Software Engineering
2 81 (23.01%) OO
3 45 (12.78%) OOD
4 43 (12.22%) MVC
5 37 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (6.82%) Web Development
7 23 (6.53%) Parallel Computing
8 18 (5.11%) TDD
9 16 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (4.55%) Analytics
10 14 (3.98%) UML
10 14 (3.98%) MVVM
11 12 (3.41%) Unit Testing
11 12 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (3.41%) Image Processing
11 12 (3.41%) Signal Processing
12 11 (3.13%) Scrum
12 11 (3.13%) OOP
12 11 (3.13%) CRM
13 10 (2.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (42.33%) C++
2 148 (42.05%) C#
3 98 (27.84%) Java
4 81 (23.01%) JavaScript
5 79 (22.44%) Python
6 50 (14.20%) PHP
7 46 (13.07%) SQL
8 39 (11.08%) C
9 29 (8.24%) Perl
10 24 (6.82%) Ruby
11 16 (4.55%) MATLAB
12 10 (2.84%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.84%) Scala
12 10 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.27%) Delphi
13 8 (2.27%) VBA
13 8 (2.27%) PHP5
14 5 (1.42%) F#
15 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 180 (51.14%) Degree
2 91 (25.85%) PhD
3 10 (2.84%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) MCP
4 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.57%) ISEB
5 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.67%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) COSO
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) COBIT
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (4.55%) XenServer
2 15 (4.26%) Xen
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (5.40%) Puppet
2 10 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.68%) Oracle
3 18 (5.11%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.55%) Citrix
5 9 (2.56%) Perforce
6 8 (2.27%) Sybase
7 6 (1.70%) Percona
8 4 (1.14%) VMware
9 2 (0.57%) SAP
9 2 (0.57%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.57%) Google
9 2 (0.57%) Facebook
9 2 (0.57%) Twitter
9 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.28%) New Relic
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) Juniper
10 1 (0.28%) CommVault
10 1 (0.28%) Remedy
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
I4 Jobs
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago