Period
to 17 July 2018

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 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 127 133 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.28% 9.19% 11.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.86% 22.09% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 126 123 170
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,875 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,250 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +28.21% -10.86% +4.17%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 801 602 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 45.90% 41.57% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 755 499 608
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -14.14% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,750 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 76 (59.84%) Python
2 74 (58.27%) Degree
3 57 (44.88%) C++
4 51 (40.16%) Software Engineering
4 51 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (37.01%) Java
6 42 (33.07%) JavaScript
7 40 (31.50%) Machine Learning
8 37 (29.13%) Mathematics
9 34 (26.77%) C#
9 34 (26.77%) Computer Science Degree
10 32 (25.20%) PhD
11 29 (22.83%) Test Automation
12 28 (22.05%) Amazon AWS
13 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (21.26%) AngularJS
14 24 (18.90%) Django
15 23 (18.11%) HTML
16 21 (16.54%) SQL
16 21 (16.54%) Ruby
16 21 (16.54%) Retail
16 21 (16.54%) NoSQL
16 21 (16.54%) Signal Processing
16 21 (16.54%) Natural Language Processing
16 21 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (15.75%) Computer Vision
17 20 (15.75%) Bayesian Methods
17 20 (15.75%) TDD
17 20 (15.75%) Neural Network
17 20 (15.75%) Linux

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 (3.94%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.15%) Confluence
2 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.36%) Tornado
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) BGP
1 1 (0.79%) DNS
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
1 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.54%) NoSQL
2 17 (13.39%) MongoDB
3 15 (11.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (11.81%) Relational Database
4 14 (11.02%) RDBMS
5 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.30%) Big Data
7 7 (5.51%) MySQL
8 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.36%) Redis
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.79%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.79%) CockroachDB
11 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.72%) Selenium
4 5 (3.94%) JIRA
4 5 (3.94%) JUnit
4 5 (3.94%) Maven
5 4 (3.15%) Ant
5 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.15%) Hudson
5 4 (3.15%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.36%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.57%) Gradle
8 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.79%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.54%) Retail
2 9 (7.09%) Games
3 2 (1.57%) Finance
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (47.24%) Developer
2 37 (29.13%) Software Engineer
3 29 (22.83%) Software Developer
4 21 (16.54%) Python Developer
5 19 (14.96%) Graduate
6 18 (14.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (12.60%) Computer Engineer
8 15 (11.81%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 11 (8.66%) Junior
10 9 (7.09%) C++ Developer
11 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
11 8 (6.30%) Junior Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (4.72%) Analyst
13 6 (4.72%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 6 (4.72%) Java Developer
14 5 (3.94%) C++ Software Developer
14 5 (3.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.26%) AngularJS
2 24 (18.90%) Django
3 23 (18.11%) HTML
4 21 (16.54%) Natural Language Processing
5 19 (14.96%) .NET
6 18 (14.17%) jQuery
6 18 (14.17%) RESTful
7 16 (12.60%) Backbone.js
8 14 (11.02%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (9.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (7.87%) TensorFlow
11 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
11 9 (7.09%) CSS
11 9 (7.09%) REST
12 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (6.30%) Web Services
13 7 (5.51%) HTML5
14 6 (4.72%) React
15 5 (3.94%) JSON
16 4 (3.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.30%) User Experience
3 7 (5.51%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (5.51%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.36%) Smart City
6 1 (0.79%) CUDA
6 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Currency
6 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Linux
2 12 (9.45%) Windows
3 2 (1.57%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (40.16%) Software Engineering
2 40 (31.50%) Machine Learning
3 37 (29.13%) Mathematics
4 29 (22.83%) Test Automation
5 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (16.54%) Signal Processing
7 20 (15.75%) Bayesian Methods
7 20 (15.75%) Computer Vision
7 20 (15.75%) Neural Network
7 20 (15.75%) TDD
8 19 (14.96%) Deep Learning
9 16 (12.60%) Artificial Intelligence
10 14 (11.02%) Low Latency
11 13 (10.24%) Agile Project Management
11 13 (10.24%) BDD
11 13 (10.24%) OO
11 13 (10.24%) Project Management
11 13 (10.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 76 (59.84%) Python
2 57 (44.88%) C++
3 47 (37.01%) Java
4 42 (33.07%) JavaScript
5 34 (26.77%) C#
6 21 (16.54%) Ruby
6 21 (16.54%) SQL
7 15 (11.81%) C
8 14 (11.02%) PHP
9 7 (5.51%) Fortran
9 7 (5.51%) Scala
10 2 (1.57%) ES6
10 2 (1.57%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.57%) R
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.79%) Julia
11 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (58.27%) Degree
2 34 (26.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (25.20%) PhD
4 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft
1 4 (3.15%) Talend
2 2 (1.57%) Capita
2 2 (1.57%) Google
3 1 (0.79%) Twitter