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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 142 132 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.06% 8.53% 6.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.81% 23.49% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 116 114 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,889 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
651 562 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.10% 36.33% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 533 449 655
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,798 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £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 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 73 £43,500 -3.33% 8
Wallingford +3 18 £42,000 +50.00% 3
Abingdon -1 10 £50,000 +26.58% 1
Banbury +9 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 198 (81.48%) Degree
2 127 (52.26%) JavaScript
3 98 (40.33%) .NET
4 97 (39.92%) C#
5 92 (37.86%) CSS
6 88 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (33.74%) HTML
8 67 (27.57%) Software Engineering
9 64 (26.34%) Java
10 63 (25.93%) MVC
11 62 (25.51%) SQL Server
12 59 (24.28%) Linux
13 57 (23.46%) PHP
13 57 (23.46%) ASP.NET
14 56 (23.05%) OO
15 54 (22.22%) SQL
16 52 (21.40%) TDD
17 49 (20.16%) Microsoft
18 47 (19.34%) C++
19 42 (17.28%) MySQL
19 42 (17.28%) XML
20 41 (16.87%) Python
21 40 (16.46%) MS Excel
21 40 (16.46%) Windows
22 39 (16.05%) Web Services
23 32 (13.17%) jQuery
24 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
25 30 (12.35%) Physics
25 30 (12.35%) AngularJS
26 29 (11.93%) Scrum

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 21 (8.64%) Node.js
2 14 (5.76%) IIS
3 12 (4.94%) Drupal
4 9 (3.70%) Apache
5 7 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.88%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.47%) IBM Notes
6 6 (2.47%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (1.65%) WordPress
8 2 (0.82%) nginx
8 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.53%) MS Office
3 6 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.06%) GitHub
3 4 (1.65%) SaaS
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.70%) DNS
2 7 (2.88%) HTTP
3 4 (1.65%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) MPLS
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.82%) VPN
4 2 (0.82%) IPv4
4 2 (0.82%) SAN
4 2 (0.82%) PBX
4 2 (0.82%) VoIP
4 2 (0.82%) WAN
4 2 (0.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 42 (17.28%) MySQL
3 16 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (6.17%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.94%) Big Data
6 10 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.29%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.82%) OLAP
10 2 (0.82%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.82%) HBase
10 2 (0.82%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (11.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.82%) Visual Studio
3 18 (7.41%) Mercurial
4 12 (4.94%) Subversion
5 10 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.70%) JIRA
7 8 (3.29%) Grunt
7 8 (3.29%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (3.29%) NUnit
7 8 (3.29%) Bower
8 7 (2.88%) Maven
9 3 (1.23%) Selenium
9 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.82%) GDB
10 2 (0.82%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.82%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (5.76%) Electronics
2 12 (4.94%) Finance
3 8 (3.29%) Advertising
4 6 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.23%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Automotive
6 2 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 159 (65.43%) Developer
2 50 (20.58%) Software Engineer
3 47 (19.34%) Software Developer
4 34 (13.99%) .NET Developer
5 31 (12.76%) Junior
6 30 (12.35%) Graduate
7 29 (11.93%) Senior Developer
7 29 (11.93%) Junior Developer
8 25 (10.29%) C# Developer
8 25 (10.29%) Graduate Developer
9 24 (9.88%) Graduate Software Developer
9 24 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (9.47%) PHP Developer
11 19 (7.82%) Junior Software Developer
12 14 (5.76%) Web Developer
12 14 (5.76%) IT Support
13 13 (5.35%) C++ Software Engineer
14 12 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
15 11 (4.53%) Java Developer
16 10 (4.12%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (40.33%) .NET
2 92 (37.86%) CSS
3 82 (33.74%) HTML
4 57 (23.46%) ASP.NET
5 42 (17.28%) XML
6 39 (16.05%) Web Services
7 32 (13.17%) jQuery
8 30 (12.35%) AngularJS
9 23 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (9.05%) REST
11 21 (8.64%) JSON
11 21 (8.64%) Ajax
12 20 (8.23%) WCF
13 12 (4.94%) .NET Framework
14 10 (4.12%) WPF
14 10 (4.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 9 (3.70%) Zend Framework
15 9 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.35%) Physics
2 28 (11.52%) Mathematics
3 22 (9.05%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (8.23%) Open Source
5 15 (6.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (4.94%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.12%) Web 2.0
7 10 (4.12%) ASIC
7 10 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.88%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.88%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.06%) Chemistry
9 5 (2.06%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.65%) Economics
11 3 (1.23%) Grid Computing
11 3 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.23%) Statistics
12 2 (0.82%) Robotics
12 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.28%) Linux
2 40 (16.46%) Windows
3 15 (6.17%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.88%) Windows 8
4 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.23%) UNIX
6 2 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (27.57%) Software Engineering
3 63 (25.93%) MVC
4 56 (23.05%) OO
5 52 (21.40%) TDD
6 29 (11.93%) Scrum
7 23 (9.47%) Analytics
8 22 (9.05%) Unit Testing
8 22 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (8.23%) OOD
10 19 (7.82%) OOP
10 19 (7.82%) Web Development
11 16 (6.58%) SOA
12 15 (6.17%) Refactoring
13 12 (4.94%) Software Licensing
13 12 (4.94%) Information Management
14 10 (4.12%) Manual Testing
14 10 (4.12%) Time Management
15 8 (3.29%) Image Processing
15 8 (3.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 127 (52.26%) JavaScript
2 97 (39.92%) C#
3 64 (26.34%) Java
4 57 (23.46%) PHP
5 54 (22.22%) SQL
6 47 (19.34%) C++
7 41 (16.87%) Python
8 27 (11.11%) PHP5
9 21 (8.64%) Perl
10 10 (4.12%) MATLAB
10 10 (4.12%) Ruby
10 10 (4.12%) VB
10 10 (4.12%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.88%) C
12 4 (1.65%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.82%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 198 (81.48%) Degree
2 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (11.52%) PhD
4 9 (3.70%) MCP
5 7 (2.88%) MCSE
5 7 (2.88%) MCT
5 7 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.88%) CCNA
6 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) CISA
7 1 (0.41%) CISM
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.82%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.70%) Zend
3 21 (8.64%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.29%) VMware
4 8 (3.29%) Xilinx
4 8 (3.29%) Altera
5 6 (2.47%) IBM
5 6 (2.47%) Lotus
6 2 (0.82%) Apple
6 2 (0.82%) Cognos
6 2 (0.82%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Bis-Web Limited
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £28,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallingford
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus relocation, free gym and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Isis Innovation Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago