Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 51 30
Rank change year-on-year -12 -21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 125 168 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.40% 6.28% 8.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.72% 14.89% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 76 141 163
Cambridge median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,582 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.45% -5.88% +6.25%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 983 1,128 1,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.61% 42.14% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 689 812 802
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Cambridge

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Cambridge

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 125 (100.00%) Degree
2 102 (81.60%) Computer Science
3 54 (43.20%) Software Engineering
4 51 (40.80%) Java
5 45 (36.00%) Mathematics
6 44 (35.20%) Python
7 42 (33.60%) Linux
8 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
9 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (26.40%) C#
10 33 (26.40%) C++
11 28 (22.40%) Machine Learning
12 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
12 24 (19.20%) Physics
13 23 (18.40%) Artificial Intelligence
14 22 (17.60%) PhD
15 21 (16.80%) Windows
15 21 (16.80%) C
15 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
16 20 (16.00%) .NET
17 19 (15.20%) SQL
17 19 (15.20%) Numerate Degree
18 18 (14.40%) HTML
18 18 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (13.60%) CSS
20 16 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
21 15 (12.00%) WorldPay
21 15 (12.00%) Oracle
21 15 (12.00%) Electronics
22 14 (11.20%) PHP

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (5.60%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.80%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.40%) Confluence
5 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.40%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) Internet
2 7 (5.60%) Wireless
3 2 (1.60%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.40%) MySQL
4 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.60%) HDInsight
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.80%) Big Data
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.20%) JIRA
3 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.20%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.20%) Selenium
5 6 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.80%) Maven
6 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.20%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.40%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.40%) GitLab
7 3 (2.40%) Protractor
8 1 (0.80%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.80%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.80%) Buildbot
8 1 (0.80%) CMake
8 1 (0.80%) Gradle
8 1 (0.80%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.80%) webpack
General
1 15 (12.00%) Electronics
2 5 (4.00%) Law
2 5 (4.00%) Legal
3 3 (2.40%) Finance
4 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.80%) Automotive
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (31.20%) Software Engineer
2 36 (28.80%) Developer
3 32 (25.60%) Graduate
4 18 (14.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Software Developer
5 15 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) Test Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) Consultant
7 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Graduate Software Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Implementation Consultant
12 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.00%) .NET
2 18 (14.40%) HTML
3 17 (13.60%) CSS
4 12 (9.60%) TensorFlow
4 12 (9.60%) Web Services
5 10 (8.00%) jQuery
6 9 (7.20%) XML
7 8 (6.40%) HTML5
8 6 (4.80%) Gherkin
8 6 (4.80%) Spring
9 5 (4.00%) JDBC
9 5 (4.00%) scikit-learn
10 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.20%) JSP
10 4 (3.20%) Sass
11 3 (2.40%) JSON
11 3 (2.40%) Node.js
11 3 (2.40%) REST
12 2 (1.60%) OpenCL
12 2 (1.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 102 (81.60%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.40%) User Experience
3 9 (7.20%) Internet of Things
3 9 (7.20%) Robotics
4 8 (6.40%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.00%) Fintech
6 5 (4.00%) LIMS
7 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.60%) CUDA
8 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.60%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.80%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.80%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.60%) Linux
2 21 (16.80%) Windows
3 10 (8.00%) Android
4 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.00%) Unix
5 2 (1.60%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.80%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.20%) Software Engineering
2 45 (36.00%) Mathematics
3 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.40%) Machine Learning
5 24 (19.20%) Physics
5 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
6 23 (18.40%) Artificial Intelligence
7 18 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (8.80%) TDD
10 10 (8.00%) SDLC
10 10 (8.00%) Statistics
11 9 (7.20%) Nanotechnology
11 9 (7.20%) Scrum
11 9 (7.20%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.40%) Information Management
12 8 (6.40%) Web Development
13 7 (5.60%) Defect Tracking
13 7 (5.60%) DevOps
13 7 (5.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.80%) Java
2 44 (35.20%) Python
3 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (26.40%) C#
4 33 (26.40%) C++
5 21 (16.80%) C
6 19 (15.20%) SQL
7 14 (11.20%) PHP
8 8 (6.40%) Ruby
9 7 (5.60%) Julia
9 7 (5.60%) Perl
10 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.40%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.60%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.80%) Ada
14 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 125 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (17.60%) PhD
3 19 (15.20%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (4.80%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.80%) CISA
5 1 (0.80%) CISM
5 1 (0.80%) CISSP
5 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.80%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) Docker
1 10 (8.00%) Firmware
2 5 (4.00%) LXC
3 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
4 1 (0.80%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Ansible
2 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (12.00%) Oracle
1 15 (12.00%) WorldPay
2 3 (2.40%) SaltStack
3 2 (1.60%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.80%) Citrix
4 1 (0.80%) Ivanti
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.80%) QNX
4 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.80%) VMware
4 1 (0.80%) Wind River