Period
to 9 August 2020

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 9 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 40 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51 -33
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 34 133 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.83% 5.81% 2.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.36% 19.00% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 70 75
Median annual salary £70,000 £51,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.59% +25.00% +2.50%
10th Percentile £46,000 £32,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £59,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +18.75%

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 275 700 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.00% 30.59% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 177 462 874
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £44,582
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +2.06% +4.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 9 August 2020.

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 9 August 2020. 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 24 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Peterborough +19 10 £70,000 +40.00%
Computer Science Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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 33 (97.06%) Degree
2 31 (91.18%) Computer Science
3 26 (76.47%) C++
4 23 (67.65%) Python
5 22 (64.71%) AWS
6 18 (52.94%) Linux
7 15 (44.12%) SQL
7 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
8 13 (38.24%) NoSQL
8 13 (38.24%) DevOps
9 12 (35.29%) Azure
9 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
10 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
10 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
10 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (32.35%) Analytics
10 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
10 11 (32.35%) JIRA
11 10 (29.41%) Informatics
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (29.41%) Statistics
11 10 (29.41%) Data Integration
11 10 (29.41%) Workflow Management
11 10 (29.41%) Scala
11 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
11 10 (29.41%) Visualisation
11 10 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (29.41%) Big Data

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 (29.41%) Apache Airflow
1 10 (29.41%) Apache Spark
1 10 (29.41%) Luigi
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 22 (64.71%) AWS
2 12 (35.29%) Azure
3 10 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (29.41%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (29.41%) Logic Apps
4 7 (20.59%) Slack
5 5 (14.71%) Power Platform
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (5.88%) GCP
6 2 (5.88%) Serverless
7 1 (2.94%) IaaS
7 1 (2.94%) PaaS
7 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) NAS
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) NoSQL
2 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 10 (29.41%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (29.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (29.41%) Azkaban
3 10 (29.41%) Big Data
3 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
3 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.71%) Power BI
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.59%) Artifactory
3 7 (20.59%) CMake
4 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.71%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Principal Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Business Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Data Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Power BI Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Data Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.94%) Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Kafka
1 10 (29.41%) Spark Streaming
2 8 (23.53%) Node.js
3 4 (11.76%) OpenGL
3 4 (11.76%) React
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) GraphQL
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) LAMP
6 1 (2.94%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.94%) LESS
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
1 10 (29.41%) Data Structures
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.59%) Wiki
3 4 (11.76%) Animation
3 4 (11.76%) Photography
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.94%) Robotics
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Debian
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Computer Science
2 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
3 13 (38.24%) DevOps
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (32.35%) Analytics
5 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
6 10 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
6 10 (29.41%) Data Integration
6 10 (29.41%) Data Munging
6 10 (29.41%) Data Transformation
6 10 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
6 10 (29.41%) Informatics
6 10 (29.41%) OO
6 10 (29.41%) Performance Metrics
6 10 (29.41%) Process Improvement
6 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (29.41%) Statistics
6 10 (29.41%) Visualisation
6 10 (29.41%) Workflow
6 10 (29.41%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C++
2 23 (67.65%) Python
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (29.41%) Java
5 10 (29.41%) Scala
6 4 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) Rust
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PhD
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
3 1 (2.94%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Ansible
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat