The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 268 280 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.57% 12.96% 14.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.85% 30.84% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 177 227 255
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 769 908 900
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.68% 42.04% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 580 674 715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Cambridgeshire

Computer Science
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 249 £42,500 +7.59% 72
Peterborough -3 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Ely - 1 £35,000 - 1
Computer Science
East of England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 364 (69.33%) Degree
2 271 (51.62%) Java
3 261 (49.71%) Software Engineering
4 234 (44.57%) C++
5 222 (42.29%) Python
6 213 (40.57%) Mathematics
7 152 (28.95%) C
8 151 (28.76%) Physics
9 145 (27.62%) Linux
10 137 (26.10%) C#
11 118 (22.48%) JavaScript
12 102 (19.43%) Algorithms
13 99 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (18.29%) SQL
15 92 (17.52%) .NET
16 83 (15.81%) Perl
17 80 (15.24%) Windows
18 76 (14.48%) PhD
18 76 (14.48%) HTML
19 75 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
20 69 (13.14%) NoSQL
21 67 (12.76%) OO
22 63 (12.00%) CSS
23 58 (11.05%) MATLAB
24 53 (10.10%) Web Services
25 52 (9.90%) ASP.NET
26 51 (9.71%) OOP
27 50 (9.52%) MySQL
27 50 (9.52%) Finance
27 50 (9.52%) Machine Learning

Computer Science
Top Related 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 22 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (3.05%) OpenStack
3 11 (2.10%) Apache
3 11 (2.10%) IIS
3 11 (2.10%) nginx
3 11 (2.10%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.90%) ColdFusion
5 5 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.76%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.76%) ArcGIS
6 4 (0.76%) JBoss
7 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.57%) Confluence
8 2 (0.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) Luigi
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.38%) MS Office
2 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.38%) SPSS
3 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Endur
3 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 75 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (2.86%) PaaS
6 12 (2.29%) IaaS
7 10 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.95%) GitHub
9 3 (0.57%) SaaS
10 2 (0.38%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.57%) Internet
2 40 (7.62%) Wireless
3 32 (6.10%) Bluetooth
4 27 (5.14%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (3.05%) Ethernet
6 14 (2.67%) DVB
6 14 (2.67%) LTE
6 14 (2.67%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.48%) HTTP
8 10 (1.90%) Firewall
9 7 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (1.33%) SAN
10 5 (0.95%) LDAP
10 5 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.57%) DNS
12 2 (0.38%) BGP
12 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.38%) IPv6
12 2 (0.38%) SSL
12 2 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.14%) NoSQL
2 50 (9.52%) MySQL
3 47 (8.95%) Big Data
4 34 (6.48%) SQL Server
5 33 (6.29%) MongoDB
6 27 (5.14%) Relational Database
7 18 (3.43%) HBase
7 18 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.29%) DB2
9 10 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.14%) GIS
10 6 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.95%) MS Access
11 5 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.90%) Visual Studio
3 25 (4.76%) Maven
4 22 (4.19%) Gradle
5 14 (2.67%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.29%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.29%) Subversion
7 10 (1.90%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.52%) webpack
9 7 (1.33%) JIRA
9 7 (1.33%) NUnit
9 7 (1.33%) Selenium
9 7 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.14%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (0.95%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.95%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.57%) Bower
12 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.57%) Grunt
General
1 50 (9.52%) Finance
2 43 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.57%) Automotive
4 23 (4.38%) Electronics
5 18 (3.43%) Aerospace
6 17 (3.24%) French Language
6 17 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (3.05%) Retail
8 15 (2.86%) Publishing
9 14 (2.67%) Banking
10 11 (2.10%) Italian Language
11 10 (1.90%) Law
12 9 (1.71%) German Language
13 7 (1.33%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.33%) Marketing
14 5 (0.95%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.76%) Games
16 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.19%) Advertising
17 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 215 (40.95%) Developer
2 200 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 124 (23.62%) Graduate
4 91 (17.33%) Software Developer
5 85 (16.19%) Java Engineer
6 81 (15.43%) Java Developer
7 73 (13.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 63 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
9 62 (11.81%) C++ Software Engineer
10 44 (8.38%) C++ Developer
11 41 (7.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 41 (7.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 35 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
13 34 (6.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 31 (5.90%) Graduate Software Developer
15 29 (5.52%) Java Software Developer
16 28 (5.33%) Development Engineer
16 28 (5.33%) Graduate Java Developer
17 27 (5.14%) Graduate Java Engineer
17 27 (5.14%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (17.52%) .NET
2 76 (14.48%) HTML
3 63 (12.00%) CSS
4 53 (10.10%) Web Services
5 52 (9.90%) ASP.NET
6 38 (7.24%) RESTful
7 35 (6.67%) HTML5
7 35 (6.67%) jQuery
8 33 (6.29%) Spring
9 23 (4.38%) AngularJS
10 21 (4.00%) JSON
11 20 (3.81%) Node.js
12 18 (3.43%) XML
13 16 (3.05%) CSS3
14 15 (2.86%) OpenGL
15 12 (2.29%) POSIX
16 11 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (1.90%) Angular 2
17 10 (1.90%) Catalyst
17 10 (1.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.43%) Algorithms
2 33 (6.29%) Internet of Things
3 26 (4.95%) Data Structures
4 23 (4.38%) Life Science
5 20 (3.81%) User Experience
6 19 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.43%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (3.05%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.67%) Augmented Reality
10 12 (2.29%) CMDB
11 11 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 11 (2.10%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.10%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.90%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.90%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.71%) ASIC
14 7 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.33%) Verilog
15 6 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 6 (1.14%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 145 (27.62%) Linux
2 80 (15.24%) Windows
3 33 (6.29%) Unix
4 31 (5.90%) Android
5 15 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.48%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (49.71%) Software Engineering
2 213 (40.57%) Mathematics
3 151 (28.76%) Physics
4 99 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (12.76%) OO
6 51 (9.71%) OOP
7 50 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 41 (7.81%) Multithreading
9 34 (6.48%) Bioinformatics
9 34 (6.48%) Web Development
10 33 (6.29%) Visualisation
11 32 (6.10%) SDLC
12 26 (4.95%) Unit Testing
13 25 (4.76%) Presales
14 24 (4.57%) Embedded Software Development
14 24 (4.57%) Project Management
15 23 (4.38%) Business Development
15 23 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
15 23 (4.38%) Scrum
16 22 (4.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 271 (51.62%) Java
2 234 (44.57%) C++
3 222 (42.29%) Python
4 152 (28.95%) C
5 137 (26.10%) C#
6 118 (22.48%) JavaScript
7 96 (18.29%) SQL
8 83 (15.81%) Perl
9 58 (11.05%) MATLAB
10 35 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 21 (4.00%) Ruby
12 18 (3.43%) Embedded C
12 18 (3.43%) PHP
13 14 (2.67%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.10%) Embedded C++
15 8 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.57%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.57%) Scala
17 2 (0.38%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 364 (69.33%) Degree
2 76 (14.48%) PhD
3 12 (2.29%) ISEB
3 12 (2.29%) PMI Certification
3 12 (2.29%) PMP
4 9 (1.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.95%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.38%) CISA
6 2 (0.38%) CISM
6 2 (0.38%) CISSP
6 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) HND
7 1 (0.19%) MCP
7 1 (0.19%) MCSE
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.24%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) WAI
3 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (5.71%) Docker
2 27 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.86%) Firmware
3 15 (2.86%) KVM
4 14 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.95%) LXC
6 2 (0.38%) QEMU
6 2 (0.38%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (3.62%) Nagios
2 14 (2.67%) Puppet
3 13 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.29%) SCVMM
5 11 (2.10%) Packer
6 6 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.57%) Ansible
7 3 (0.57%) Terraform
8 1 (0.19%) Consul
8 1 (0.19%) Grafana
8 1 (0.19%) Graphite
8 1 (0.19%) Kibana
8 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.19%) logstash
8 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (7.81%) Oracle
2 32 (6.10%) VMware
3 29 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.24%) IBM
5 13 (2.48%) CheckPoint
5 13 (2.48%) Cisco
5 13 (2.48%) Sun
6 12 (2.29%) BMC
6 12 (2.29%) Citrix
6 12 (2.29%) EMC
6 12 (2.29%) HP
6 12 (2.29%) Juniper
6 12 (2.29%) NetApp
7 10 (1.90%) Brocade
7 10 (1.90%) QNX
8 6 (1.14%) Riverbed
8 6 (1.14%) SAP
9 5 (0.95%) CA
9 5 (0.95%) Intel
9 5 (0.95%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum pension + gym + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 3 days ago