Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 41 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 240 217 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.60% 6.26% 4.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.08% 17.18% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 173 174 188
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.46%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £60,000 £52,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1705 1263 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.81% 36.42% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 972 1112
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,969
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 210 £45,000 +24.14% 28
Peterborough -11 7 £54,000 +27.06%
Huntingdon - 7 £37,000 -
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 240 (100.00%) Degree
2 213 (88.75%) Computer Science
3 138 (57.50%) Software Engineering
4 121 (50.42%) Java
5 107 (44.58%) C++
6 87 (36.25%) Python
7 81 (33.75%) Mathematics
8 78 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (27.08%) OO
10 61 (25.42%) C#
11 59 (24.58%) JavaScript
11 59 (24.58%) Windows
12 56 (23.33%) Linux
12 56 (23.33%) SQL
13 47 (19.58%) Physics
14 41 (17.08%) C
15 40 (16.67%) Android
16 37 (15.42%) .NET
16 37 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (15.00%) Microsoft
18 34 (14.17%) Multithreading
19 33 (13.75%) Finance
20 32 (13.33%) Web Development
21 30 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
22 29 (12.08%) Data Structures
23 28 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
23 28 (11.67%) Objective-C
24 27 (11.25%) Unit Testing
24 27 (11.25%) NoSQL
25 26 (10.83%) Docker

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 10 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.08%) nginx
3 3 (1.25%) Apache
3 3 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.58%) SaaS
4 10 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.25%) GitHub
5 3 (1.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.42%) Heroku
6 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.42%) Internet
1 13 (5.42%) Wireless
2 4 (1.67%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.25%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.25%) LDAP
4 2 (0.83%) Firewall
4 2 (0.83%) SMS
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) Skype
5 1 (0.42%) SNMP
5 1 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) VSAT
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.25%) NoSQL
2 22 (9.17%) Relational Database
3 21 (8.75%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.25%) Big Data
5 10 (4.17%) HBase
5 10 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.08%) GIS
7 4 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.83%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.17%) Maven
3 9 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.92%) JIRA
5 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.67%) MSI
5 4 (1.67%) WiX
6 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.83%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.42%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.42%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.42%) Gradle
7 1 (0.42%) Mocha
7 1 (0.42%) Protractor
7 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 33 (13.75%) Finance
2 10 (4.17%) Electronics
3 6 (2.50%) Games
4 5 (2.08%) Automotive
5 3 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.42%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (48.75%) Developer
2 91 (37.92%) Software Engineer
3 42 (17.50%) Graduate
4 41 (17.08%) Java Engineer
5 40 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 33 (13.75%) C++ Developer
7 26 (10.83%) C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (10.83%) Software Developer
8 25 (10.42%) Senior Java Engineer
8 25 (10.42%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 25 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 23 (9.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 22 (9.17%) Python Developer
11 20 (8.33%) C# Developer
12 19 (7.92%) Graduate Developer
13 18 (7.50%) Java Developer
14 17 (7.08%) JavaScript Developer
15 14 (5.83%) Applications Engineer
16 13 (5.42%) Junior
17 12 (5.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.42%) .NET
2 25 (10.42%) HTML
3 21 (8.75%) React
4 20 (8.33%) JSON
5 19 (7.92%) Web Services
6 17 (7.08%) AngularJS
6 17 (7.08%) Hibernate
6 17 (7.08%) Spring
7 16 (6.67%) MFC
8 15 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 15 (6.25%) jQuery
9 13 (5.42%) Ehcache
10 12 (5.00%) Django
10 12 (5.00%) HTML5
11 9 (3.75%) Angular 2
11 9 (3.75%) WCF
11 9 (3.75%) WPF
11 9 (3.75%) XML
12 6 (2.50%) Celery
12 6 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 213 (88.75%) Computer Science
2 37 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (12.08%) Data Structures
4 23 (9.58%) Algorithms
5 17 (7.08%) Mobile App
5 17 (7.08%) Robotics
6 15 (6.25%) User Experience
7 14 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (5.00%) Internet of Things
9 11 (4.58%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.92%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (2.08%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.67%) Animation
14 3 (1.25%) Biotechnology
14 3 (1.25%) Device Driver
14 3 (1.25%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.83%) Fintech
15 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
16 1 (0.42%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.58%) Windows
2 56 (23.33%) Linux
3 40 (16.67%) Android
4 25 (10.42%) Apple iOS
5 24 (10.00%) Unix
6 11 (4.58%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.42%) CentOS
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (57.50%) Software Engineering
2 81 (33.75%) Mathematics
3 78 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (27.08%) OO
5 47 (19.58%) Physics
6 34 (14.17%) Multithreading
7 32 (13.33%) Web Development
8 30 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
9 27 (11.25%) Unit Testing
10 23 (9.58%) OOD
11 20 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 18 (7.50%) Machine Learning
13 17 (7.08%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (7.08%) Data Modelling
13 17 (7.08%) Performance Optimisation
13 17 (7.08%) Requirements Analysis
13 17 (7.08%) SDLC
13 17 (7.08%) TDD
14 16 (6.67%) Complexity Analysis
14 16 (6.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (50.42%) Java
2 107 (44.58%) C++
3 87 (36.25%) Python
4 61 (25.42%) C#
5 59 (24.58%) JavaScript
6 56 (23.33%) SQL
7 41 (17.08%) C
8 28 (11.67%) Objective-C
9 14 (5.83%) Perl
10 5 (2.08%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.08%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.25%) PHP
12 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.25%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.83%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.83%) Ruby
13 2 (0.83%) Scala
13 2 (0.83%) VB
13 2 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 240 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (9.17%) MCP
2 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.42%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (2.92%) PhD
5 5 (2.08%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.83%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) MISRA
System Software
1 26 (10.83%) Docker
2 9 (3.75%) Firmware
3 6 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.42%) iptables
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.75%) Ansible
2 5 (2.08%) Puppet
3 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.42%) Terracotta
3 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.25%) Cisco
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle
4 3 (1.25%) QNX
4 3 (1.25%) Wind River
4 3 (1.25%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.83%) Cognos
6 1 (0.42%) Huawei
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) Intel
6 1 (0.42%) NVIDIA
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.42%) Veeam
6 1 (0.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.42%) WorldPay