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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 304 269 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.65% 14.36% 12.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.58% 32.57% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 214 236 227
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 933 826 858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 48.02% 44.10% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 728 688 702
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -4 275 £45,000 - 59
Huntingdon +18 15 £22,750 -54.50%
Computer Science
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 362 (63.51%) Degree
2 339 (59.47%) Software Engineering
3 321 (56.32%) Mathematics
4 312 (54.74%) Python
5 297 (52.11%) Java
6 283 (49.65%) C++
7 238 (41.75%) Physics
8 160 (28.07%) C#
9 157 (27.54%) C
10 150 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 133 (23.33%) Algorithms
12 123 (21.58%) JavaScript
13 120 (21.05%) MATLAB
14 113 (19.82%) Linux
15 99 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
16 98 (17.19%) OO
17 96 (16.84%) PhD
18 94 (16.49%) Machine Learning
19 88 (15.44%) SQL
20 82 (14.39%) .NET
21 78 (13.68%) HTML
21 78 (13.68%) Windows
22 77 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
23 68 (11.93%) Perl
24 65 (11.40%) Statistics
25 60 (10.53%) CSS
25 60 (10.53%) NoSQL
26 54 (9.47%) HTML5
27 51 (8.95%) Finance
27 51 (8.95%) Microsoft

Computer Science
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 22 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (2.81%) nginx
3 13 (2.28%) OpenStack
4 11 (1.93%) Apache
4 11 (1.93%) IIS
5 10 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (1.75%) ColdFusion
6 9 (1.58%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.70%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.70%) JBoss
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.35%) Confluence
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) DNN
11 1 (0.18%) Drupal
11 1 (0.18%) SAS
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.35%) Simulink
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (1.75%) SaaS
6 8 (1.40%) PaaS
7 4 (0.70%) IaaS
8 3 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.42%) Wireless
2 44 (7.72%) Internet
3 42 (7.37%) Bluetooth
4 39 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
5 22 (3.86%) Firewall
6 18 (3.16%) DVB
6 18 (3.16%) LTE
7 14 (2.46%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.58%) HTTP
9 7 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (1.23%) SAN
10 5 (0.88%) OFDM
10 5 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.70%) DNS
11 4 (0.70%) LDAP
12 3 (0.53%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.53%) IPv6
13 2 (0.35%) AMQP
13 2 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 47 (8.25%) Big Data
2 47 (8.25%) SQL Server
3 34 (5.96%) MongoDB
4 30 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.09%) MySQL
6 20 (3.51%) HBase
7 15 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.28%) Geospatial Data
9 12 (2.11%) GIS
10 10 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.75%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.88%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.70%) DB2
12 4 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.53%) Redis
14 2 (0.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (6.49%) Git (software)
1 37 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 20 (3.51%) NUnit
3 16 (2.81%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.46%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.46%) Maven
5 13 (2.28%) Gradle
6 11 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (1.75%) Vagrant
8 9 (1.58%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.23%) Selenium
9 7 (1.23%) webpack
10 6 (1.05%) JIRA
11 5 (0.88%) JUnit
12 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.70%) MSI
12 4 (0.70%) WiX
13 3 (0.53%) Grunt
13 3 (0.53%) JBehave
13 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (8.95%) Finance
2 39 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 34 (5.96%) Electronics
4 17 (2.98%) Aerospace
5 13 (2.28%) Law
6 11 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.40%) French Language
7 8 (1.40%) Retail
8 6 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.05%) Marketing
9 5 (0.88%) Automotive
9 5 (0.88%) Banking
10 4 (0.70%) Publishing
11 3 (0.53%) Games
11 3 (0.53%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 215 (37.72%) Software Engineer
2 209 (36.67%) Developer
3 162 (28.42%) Graduate
4 98 (17.19%) C++ Software Engineer
5 73 (12.81%) Java Developer
6 72 (12.63%) Software Developer
7 63 (11.05%) Java Engineer
8 62 (10.88%) Graduate Developer
9 55 (9.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 55 (9.65%) Java Software Engineer
10 53 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
10 53 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 52 (9.12%) C++ Developer
12 49 (8.60%) C Software Engineer
13 47 (8.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 46 (8.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 41 (7.19%) Consultant
16 38 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
17 36 (6.32%) C# Developer
18 32 (5.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.39%) .NET
2 78 (13.68%) HTML
3 60 (10.53%) CSS
4 54 (9.47%) HTML5
5 48 (8.42%) AngularJS
6 44 (7.72%) ASP.NET
7 37 (6.49%) jQuery
8 34 (5.96%) Web Services
9 33 (5.79%) RESTful
10 32 (5.61%) JSON
11 29 (5.09%) Angular 2
12 24 (4.21%) Node.js
13 19 (3.33%) CSS3
14 18 (3.16%) Apache Axis
15 17 (2.98%) OpenGL
15 17 (2.98%) Spring
16 16 (2.81%) MFC
16 16 (2.81%) Natural Language Processing
17 15 (2.63%) Backbone.js
17 15 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 133 (23.33%) Algorithms
2 46 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.67%) Internet of Things
4 34 (5.96%) Data Structures
5 28 (4.91%) Mobile App
6 27 (4.74%) Augmented Reality
7 24 (4.21%) Life Science
8 18 (3.16%) 3D Printing
8 18 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (2.98%) Smartphone
10 13 (2.28%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.93%) ASIC
11 11 (1.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.75%) Private Cloud
13 8 (1.40%) Smart Energy
14 7 (1.23%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.23%) Smart City
14 7 (1.23%) Verilog
15 6 (1.05%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 113 (19.82%) Linux
2 78 (13.68%) Windows
3 45 (7.89%) Android
4 42 (7.37%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.86%) Unix
6 16 (2.81%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (59.47%) Software Engineering
2 321 (56.32%) Mathematics
3 238 (41.75%) Physics
4 99 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (17.19%) OO
6 94 (16.49%) Machine Learning
7 65 (11.40%) Statistics
8 43 (7.54%) Test Automation
8 43 (7.54%) Web Development
9 42 (7.37%) OOP
10 40 (7.02%) SDLC
11 39 (6.84%) CAD
11 39 (6.84%) Signal Processing
12 36 (6.32%) Artificial Intelligence
13 35 (6.14%) Bayesian Methods
14 34 (5.96%) Unit Testing
15 27 (4.74%) Open Source
16 26 (4.56%) Regression Testing
17 25 (4.39%) Embedded Software Development
17 25 (4.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 312 (54.74%) Python
2 297 (52.11%) Java
3 283 (49.65%) C++
4 160 (28.07%) C#
5 157 (27.54%) C
6 123 (21.58%) JavaScript
7 120 (21.05%) MATLAB
8 88 (15.44%) SQL
9 68 (11.93%) Perl
10 34 (5.96%) Embedded C
11 28 (4.91%) Ruby
12 23 (4.04%) Embedded C++
12 23 (4.04%) Julia
13 20 (3.51%) R
14 19 (3.33%) Bash Shell
15 15 (2.63%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.93%) Objective-C
16 11 (1.93%) PHP
17 10 (1.75%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 362 (63.51%) Degree
2 150 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 96 (16.84%) PhD
4 46 (8.07%) Numerate Degree
5 32 (5.61%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.86%) MCP
6 22 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.05%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.88%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.88%) ISEB
10 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.70%) PMP
11 1 (0.18%) CCNP
11 1 (0.18%) CISA
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CISM
11 1 (0.18%) CISSP
11 1 (0.18%) HND
11 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.61%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (8.77%) Docker
2 19 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.81%) Firmware
4 15 (2.63%) KVM
5 8 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.88%) LXC
7 2 (0.35%) QEMU
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
8 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (2.46%) Puppet
2 13 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.93%) Packer
5 8 (1.40%) Ansible
6 4 (0.70%) Nagios
6 4 (0.70%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.53%) Terraform
8 1 (0.18%) Consul
8 1 (0.18%) Grafana
8 1 (0.18%) Graphite
8 1 (0.18%) Kibana
8 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 51 (8.95%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.49%) Oracle
3 22 (3.86%) VMware
4 10 (1.75%) Brocade
5 7 (1.23%) Google
6 5 (0.88%) CA
6 5 (0.88%) Cisco
6 5 (0.88%) Citrix
6 5 (0.88%) Facebook
6 5 (0.88%) Riverbed
6 5 (0.88%) Twitter
6 5 (0.88%) Vyatta
6 5 (0.88%) webMethods
6 5 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.70%) BMC
7 4 (0.70%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.70%) EMC
7 4 (0.70%) HP
7 4 (0.70%) Juniper
7 4 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Circa £45,000 DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£35,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Starting Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£75,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday