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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 27 18
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 10.98% 9.85% 7.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.32% 15.48% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 10
Median salary £43,750 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.09% -3.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 37 168 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 45.12% 63.64% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 91 35
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (59.26%) Analytics
2 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
3 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (33.33%) Physics
4 9 (33.33%) Life Science
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
5 8 (29.63%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (22.22%) Big Data
6 6 (22.22%) Apache Spark
7 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) C#
7 5 (18.52%) C++
7 5 (18.52%) PhD
8 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) OOD
8 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
8 4 (14.81%) Swing
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.81%) JIRA
8 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Security Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.81%) SWT

Computer Science
Co-occurring 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 6 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Mathcad
1 2 (7.41%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) BGP
1 1 (3.70%) Modbus
1 1 (3.70%) MPLS
1 1 (3.70%) OSPF
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) GIS
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse RCP
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Software Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Software Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Support Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Swing
1 4 (14.81%) SWT
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.70%) POSIX
3 1 (3.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (33.33%) Life Science
3 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Analytics
2 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
3 9 (33.33%) Physics
4 8 (29.63%) OO
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Data Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Kanban
7 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (14.81%) OOD
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Security Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) Fortran
4 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (18.52%) PhD
3 2 (7.41%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Sophos
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter