Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 42 28
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 92 215 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.58% 6.80% 8.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.23% 14.20% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 157 155
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £31,850 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,750 £68,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -

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 567 1,514 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 28.22% 47.91% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 453 1,126 767
Cambridge median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.44% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,070 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.88% +6.25%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 92 (100.00%) Degree
2 81 (88.04%) Computer Science
3 43 (46.74%) Java
4 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (42.39%) Software Engineering
6 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
7 29 (31.52%) HTML
8 24 (26.09%) Python
9 23 (25.00%) Linux
10 20 (21.74%) SQL
10 20 (21.74%) TDD
11 17 (18.48%) DevOps
12 16 (17.39%) Mathematics
13 15 (16.30%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (15.22%) C++
14 14 (15.22%) C
14 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
14 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
14 14 (15.22%) RESTful
14 14 (15.22%) Docker
14 14 (15.22%) Algorithms
15 13 (14.13%) C#
15 13 (14.13%) CSS
15 13 (14.13%) Scrum
16 12 (13.04%) Web Development
16 12 (13.04%) Node.js
16 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (11.96%) Multithreading
17 11 (11.96%) Spring
17 11 (11.96%) .NET

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 (7.61%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (5.43%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.09%) SAS
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.09%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) npm
2 2 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.17%) Big Data
5 2 (2.17%) Blockchain
5 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.09%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.09%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.09%) QlikView
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.52%) Selenium
3 5 (5.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.43%) JIRA
4 3 (3.26%) Maven
4 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.17%) gulp
6 1 (1.09%) GCC
6 1 (1.09%) Gradle
6 1 (1.09%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.09%) QUnit
6 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.87%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (45.65%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Java Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 18 (19.57%) Graduate
4 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Programmer
8 5 (5.43%) Programmer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (4.35%) Tester
10 3 (3.26%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.52%) HTML
2 14 (15.22%) RESTful
3 13 (14.13%) CSS
4 12 (13.04%) Node.js
5 11 (11.96%) .NET
5 11 (11.96%) Spring
6 9 (9.78%) Web Services
7 8 (8.70%) jQuery
8 7 (7.61%) JSON
8 7 (7.61%) REST
9 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.43%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.43%) HTML5
9 5 (5.43%) LESS
9 5 (5.43%) Polymer
9 5 (5.43%) Vue.js
10 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Algorithms
2 8 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 8 (8.70%) User Experience
3 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Cloud
3 7 (7.61%) LIMS
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Biotechnology
4 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.35%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.26%) Life Science
5 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.17%) Animation
6 2 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Photography
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) Android
3 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.09%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (88.04%) Computer Science
2 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (42.39%) Software Engineering
4 20 (21.74%) TDD
5 17 (18.48%) DevOps
6 16 (17.39%) Mathematics
7 15 (16.30%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
8 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 13 (14.13%) Scrum
10 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (13.04%) Web Development
11 11 (11.96%) Multithreading
12 10 (10.87%) ERP
13 9 (9.78%) CRM
14 8 (8.70%) Machine Learning
15 7 (7.61%) BDD
15 7 (7.61%) Biology
15 7 (7.61%) Informatics
15 7 (7.61%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.74%) Java
2 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.09%) Python
4 20 (21.74%) SQL
5 14 (15.22%) C
5 14 (15.22%) C++
6 13 (14.13%) C#
7 7 (7.61%) Java 8
8 5 (5.43%) Ruby
9 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.17%) Scala
11 1 (1.09%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.09%) ES7
11 1 (1.09%) ES8
11 1 (1.09%) Perl
11 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (3.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.52%) Ansible
3 2 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle
2 3 (3.26%) WorldPay
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.09%) QNX
4 1 (1.09%) Tableau
4 1 (1.09%) Wind River