The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
Rank 4 25 19
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 18.56% 8.59% 6.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.00% 15.56% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Median salary £55,000 £38,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Abingdon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 50 90 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 51.55% 55.21% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 44
Median salary £32,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.13% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Abingdon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Abingdon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Abingdon over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Abingdon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 12 (52.17%) Analytics
2 9 (39.13%) Life Science
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 4 (17.39%) VB
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
6 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) OSPF
6 3 (13.04%) Sophos
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) JIRA
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) TDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Mathcad
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) BGP
1 3 (13.04%) MPLS
1 3 (13.04%) OSPF
1 3 (13.04%) Skype
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MS Access
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Software Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Software Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Services Director
5 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Support Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Life Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
4 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VB6
2 2 (8.70%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) Fortran
3 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Sophos
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
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