Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 55 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 141 219 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.53% 5.21% 6.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.47% 12.49% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 105 152 166
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.97% +35.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +6.67%

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 1,047 1,753 1,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.60% 41.74% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,290 964
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £64,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.15%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -5 116 £47,500 - 43
Huntingdon +5 6 - -
Peterborough -26 6 - - 3
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 141 (100.00%) Degree
2 133 (94.33%) Computer Science
3 62 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (42.55%) Java
5 56 (39.72%) Software Engineering
6 42 (29.79%) Python
7 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
8 36 (25.53%) HTML
9 35 (24.82%) SQL
10 34 (24.11%) Linux
11 30 (21.28%) Mathematics
12 28 (19.86%) TDD
13 27 (19.15%) Test Automation
14 26 (18.44%) C++
15 23 (16.31%) RESTful
16 22 (15.60%) CSS
16 22 (15.60%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (14.89%) C
18 20 (14.18%) Machine Learning
18 20 (14.18%) Docker
19 19 (13.48%) C#
19 19 (13.48%) Scrum
20 17 (12.06%) .NET
20 17 (12.06%) Artificial Intelligence
20 17 (12.06%) Multithreading
20 17 (12.06%) DevOps
21 16 (11.35%) Algorithms
21 16 (11.35%) Informatics
21 16 (11.35%) Web Development
22 15 (10.64%) Biology

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 13 (9.22%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) SAS
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.71%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.42%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (1.42%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (1.42%) npm
3 2 (1.42%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) Internet
2 6 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (1.42%) AMQP
3 2 (1.42%) Firewall
3 2 (1.42%) MQTT
4 1 (0.71%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.55%) MySQL
3 4 (2.84%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.13%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.42%) Big Data
5 2 (1.42%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (1.42%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.42%) Power BI
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.71%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.71%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (10.64%) Git (software)
1 15 (10.64%) Selenium
2 12 (8.51%) JIRA
3 8 (5.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.26%) JUnit
4 6 (4.26%) TestNG
4 6 (4.26%) WebDriver
5 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.13%) GCC
6 3 (2.13%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.42%) gulp
7 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.42%) Maven
7 2 (1.42%) Redmine
8 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.71%) QUnit
General
1 13 (9.22%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.96%) Games
4 4 (2.84%) Electronics
5 3 (2.13%) Law
5 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (46.81%) Developer
2 38 (26.95%) Software Engineer
3 26 (18.44%) Java Developer
4 24 (17.02%) Senior Developer
5 18 (12.77%) Graduate
6 14 (9.93%) Software Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Senior Software Developer
8 11 (7.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) Tester
10 8 (5.67%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.67%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (5.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Java Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Programmer
11 7 (4.96%) Python Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Test Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) Automation Tester
12 6 (4.26%) Junior
12 6 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) HTML
2 23 (16.31%) RESTful
3 22 (15.60%) CSS
4 17 (12.06%) .NET
5 15 (10.64%) Node.js
6 14 (9.93%) HTML5
7 12 (8.51%) REST
8 10 (7.09%) CSS3
8 10 (7.09%) Spring
9 9 (6.38%) WCF
10 8 (5.67%) Vue.js
10 8 (5.67%) Web Services
10 8 (5.67%) WPF
11 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.96%) D3.js
11 7 (4.96%) Django
11 7 (4.96%) jQuery
11 7 (4.96%) Spring Boot
12 6 (4.26%) JSON
12 6 (4.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Algorithms
2 13 (9.22%) User Experience
3 10 (7.09%) Internet of Things
3 10 (7.09%) Private Cloud
4 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.67%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.67%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.96%) Animation
6 7 (4.96%) Photography
7 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (4.26%) LIMS
8 4 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.84%) Music Streaming
9 3 (2.13%) Biotechnology
9 3 (2.13%) Life Science
9 3 (2.13%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.42%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.42%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) Linux
2 12 (8.51%) Windows
3 4 (2.84%) Android
3 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.84%) Unix
4 2 (1.42%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (94.33%) Computer Science
2 62 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (39.72%) Software Engineering
4 30 (21.28%) Mathematics
5 28 (19.86%) TDD
6 27 (19.15%) Test Automation
7 22 (15.60%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (14.18%) Machine Learning
9 19 (13.48%) Scrum
10 17 (12.06%) Artificial Intelligence
10 17 (12.06%) DevOps
10 17 (12.06%) Multithreading
11 16 (11.35%) Informatics
11 16 (11.35%) Web Development
12 15 (10.64%) Biology
13 14 (9.93%) Physics
13 14 (9.93%) Unit Testing
14 10 (7.09%) Bioinformatics
14 10 (7.09%) ERP
14 10 (7.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.55%) Java
2 42 (29.79%) Python
3 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 35 (24.82%) SQL
5 26 (18.44%) C++
6 21 (14.89%) C
7 19 (13.48%) C#
8 8 (5.67%) Ruby
9 7 (4.96%) Java 8
10 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.55%) ES7
11 5 (3.55%) ES8
12 4 (2.84%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.13%) ES6
14 2 (1.42%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.42%) Scala
15 1 (0.71%) Perl
15 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.42%) MCP
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 20 (14.18%) Docker
2 3 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (1.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle
2 8 (5.67%) Cognizant
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.26%) Google
5 5 (3.55%) WorldPay
6 3 (2.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) Sencha
7 1 (0.71%) Tableau
7 1 (0.71%) Twitter