The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 18 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 66 80 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.34% 10.99% 8.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.66% 22.54% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 50
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 Oxford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 279 355 341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.46% 48.76% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 221 295 283
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +12.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,050 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Oxford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Oxford over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 91 (67.91%) Degree
2 62 (46.27%) C#
3 51 (38.06%) Python
4 48 (35.82%) C++
5 47 (35.07%) .NET
6 43 (32.09%) Java
7 40 (29.85%) SQL
8 36 (26.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 35 (26.12%) Linux
10 33 (24.63%) Physics
11 32 (23.88%) Mathematics
12 28 (20.90%) Web Services
12 28 (20.90%) HTML
13 27 (20.15%) PhD
14 26 (19.40%) CSS
14 26 (19.40%) Algorithms
15 25 (18.66%) C
16 24 (17.91%) Git (software)
16 24 (17.91%) R
17 23 (17.16%) Machine Learning
17 23 (17.16%) MATLAB
18 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
19 21 (15.67%) Windows
19 21 (15.67%) MVC
19 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (15.67%) AngularJS
20 20 (14.93%) Finance
21 19 (14.18%) Electronics
21 19 (14.18%) SQL Server
22 18 (13.43%) OO

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 5 (3.73%) ArcGIS
2 3 (2.24%) Apache
2 3 (2.24%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.49%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.49%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Simulink
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.46%) Network Security
2 9 (6.72%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.97%) Ethernet
4 6 (4.48%) BGP
4 6 (4.48%) Firewall
4 6 (4.48%) VPN
5 5 (3.73%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.24%) DNS
6 3 (2.24%) EIGRP
6 3 (2.24%) HSRP
6 3 (2.24%) OSPF
6 3 (2.24%) VoIP
7 2 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.49%) IPsec
7 2 (1.49%) LAN
7 2 (1.49%) Modbus
7 2 (1.49%) MPLS
7 2 (1.49%) VRRP
7 2 (1.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.72%) GIS
3 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.73%) QGIS
5 4 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.99%) Spatial Data
6 3 (2.24%) Big Data
6 3 (2.24%) OLAP
7 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.75%) HBase
7 1 (0.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (17.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.22%) Ant
2 7 (5.22%) Maven
3 5 (3.73%) Metasploit
4 4 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.24%) JIRA
6 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.75%) CMake
7 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.75%) Subversion
7 1 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 20 (14.93%) Finance
2 19 (14.18%) Electronics
3 17 (12.69%) Manufacturing
4 11 (8.21%) Automotive
5 10 (7.46%) Games
6 9 (6.72%) Marketing
6 9 (6.72%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.73%) Legal
8 2 (1.49%) Advertising
8 2 (1.49%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (60.45%) Developer
2 29 (21.64%) C# Developer
3 18 (13.43%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.69%) Java Developer
5 16 (11.94%) .NET Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Consultant
6 12 (8.96%) Java Engineer
7 11 (8.21%) Graduate
7 11 (8.21%) Security Consultant
8 9 (6.72%) Applications Developer
8 9 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (5.22%) .NET Applications Developer
10 7 (5.22%) C# Application Developer
10 7 (5.22%) C++ Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Programme Manager
10 7 (5.22%) Project Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (35.07%) .NET
2 28 (20.90%) HTML
2 28 (20.90%) Web Services
3 26 (19.40%) CSS
4 21 (15.67%) AngularJS
5 17 (12.69%) WPF
6 14 (10.45%) .NET Framework
7 12 (8.96%) ASP.NET
8 10 (7.46%) RESTful
9 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (5.22%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (4.48%) PostGIS
12 4 (2.99%) jQuery
12 4 (2.99%) OpenGL
13 3 (2.24%) ServiceStack
13 3 (2.24%) Spring
14 2 (1.49%) D3.js
14 2 (1.49%) Java EE
14 2 (1.49%) Node.js
14 2 (1.49%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Algorithms
2 18 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (8.21%) Life Science
4 10 (7.46%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (6.72%) Mobile App
5 9 (6.72%) Robotics
6 5 (3.73%) Cybercrime
6 5 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.24%) CUDA
8 3 (2.24%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.49%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.75%) Animation
10 1 (0.75%) Arduino
10 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.75%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.12%) Linux
2 21 (15.67%) Windows
3 15 (11.19%) Unix
4 5 (3.73%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.99%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Physics
2 32 (23.88%) Mathematics
3 23 (17.16%) Machine Learning
4 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.67%) MVC
5 18 (13.43%) OO
6 17 (12.69%) Software Engineering
7 16 (11.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (10.45%) Analytics
8 14 (10.45%) Biology
8 14 (10.45%) Project Management
9 13 (9.70%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (9.70%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (7.46%) Data Analysis
10 10 (7.46%) High Availability
11 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (6.72%) Programme Management
12 8 (5.97%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 62 (46.27%) C#
2 51 (38.06%) Python
3 48 (35.82%) C++
4 43 (32.09%) Java
5 40 (29.85%) SQL
6 25 (18.66%) C
7 24 (17.91%) R
8 23 (17.16%) MATLAB
9 22 (16.42%) JavaScript
10 15 (11.19%) PowerShell
11 12 (8.96%) Ruby
12 10 (7.46%) T-SQL
13 8 (5.97%) VB
14 7 (5.22%) Perl
15 6 (4.48%) Embedded C
16 4 (2.99%) VBA
17 3 (2.24%) Delphi
17 3 (2.24%) Embedded C++
17 3 (2.24%) Fortran
17 3 (2.24%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 91 (67.91%) Degree
2 36 (26.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (20.15%) PhD
4 10 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.73%) CEH
5 5 (3.73%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (3.73%) CREST Certified
5 5 (3.73%) Cyber Scheme
5 5 (3.73%) GCFA
5 5 (3.73%) GCFE
5 5 (3.73%) GCIH
5 5 (3.73%) GREM
5 5 (3.73%) OSCP
6 4 (2.99%) Postgraduate
7 3 (2.24%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.24%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (2.24%) Tigerscheme
8 2 (1.49%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.75%) CCMSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) PMO
2 3 (2.24%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Firmware
2 2 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Nagios
1 5 (3.73%) Nessus
1 5 (3.73%) SCOM
2 2 (1.49%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (6.72%) SAP
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.48%) Palo Alto
4 5 (3.73%) SolarWinds
5 4 (2.99%) Juniper
6 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco
6 3 (2.24%) EMC
7 2 (1.49%) IBM
7 2 (1.49%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.75%) CA
8 1 (0.75%) F5
8 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.75%) HP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Flexible on salary + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
E3D Online Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Generous Share Options
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, certification
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago