Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 164 195 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.03% 12.27% 10.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.93% 30.76% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 154 171 128
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.23% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £88,500 £68,750 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £48,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% -9.79% +7.78%

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 748 634 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 50.30% 39.90% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 676 529 600
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 83 (50.61%) Degree
2 78 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (44.51%) Python
4 66 (40.24%) Software Engineering
5 65 (39.63%) Java
6 62 (37.80%) C++
7 47 (28.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 45 (27.44%) Mathematics
9 41 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 40 (24.39%) C#
10 40 (24.39%) Machine Learning
11 31 (18.90%) SQL
12 29 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (16.46%) Linux
13 27 (16.46%) PhD
14 26 (15.85%) HTML
14 26 (15.85%) Git (software)
15 25 (15.24%) Test Automation
15 25 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
16 21 (12.80%) NoSQL
16 21 (12.80%) Computer Vision
17 20 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (12.20%) Ruby
18 19 (11.59%) Artificial Intelligence
18 19 (11.59%) Django
18 19 (11.59%) MySQL
18 19 (11.59%) AngularJS
18 19 (11.59%) Jenkins
18 19 (11.59%) Deep Learning
19 18 (10.98%) Bayesian Methods

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 9 (5.49%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.66%) Apache
3 6 (3.66%) Confluence
4 2 (1.22%) WordPress
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.27%) Silverpop
4 3 (1.83%) Google Play
5 2 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) Ethernet
1 8 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (4.88%) LAN
1 8 (4.88%) MPLS
1 8 (4.88%) VPN
1 8 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.80%) NoSQL
2 19 (11.59%) MySQL
3 12 (7.32%) Big Data
4 11 (6.71%) Hadoop
4 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (5.49%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.88%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.22%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.22%) Redis
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.59%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.49%) JIRA
4 8 (4.88%) JUnit
4 8 (4.88%) Maven
5 6 (3.66%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.66%) Selenium
5 6 (3.66%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.05%) Ant
6 5 (3.05%) Hudson
6 5 (3.05%) Subversion
7 3 (1.83%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.22%) webpack
9 1 (0.61%) CMake
9 1 (0.61%) Gradle
9 1 (0.61%) Mocha
9 1 (0.61%) NUnit
9 1 (0.61%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (9.15%) Games
2 9 (5.49%) Marketing
2 9 (5.49%) Retail
3 6 (3.66%) Publishing
4 3 (1.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Finance
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (48.78%) Developer
2 46 (28.05%) Software Engineer
3 28 (17.07%) Graduate
4 18 (10.98%) Python Developer
5 17 (10.37%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.76%) Research Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 11 (6.71%) Junior
8 11 (6.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (6.10%) Games Developer
10 9 (5.49%) C++ Developer
10 9 (5.49%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Administrator
11 8 (4.88%) Applications Developer
11 8 (4.88%) iOS Software Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Mobile Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) Objective-C Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Objective-C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.85%) HTML
2 19 (11.59%) AngularJS
2 19 (11.59%) Django
3 17 (10.37%) RESTful
4 16 (9.76%) Web Services
5 15 (9.15%) CSS
6 14 (8.54%) .NET
7 11 (6.71%) jQuery
7 11 (6.71%) Natural Language Processing
8 10 (6.10%) Backbone.js
8 10 (6.10%) Node.js
8 10 (6.10%) React
8 10 (6.10%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (4.88%) Cocoa
9 8 (4.88%) REST
9 8 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (3.66%) Flask
10 6 (3.66%) HTML5
10 6 (3.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) User Experience
2 14 (8.54%) Algorithms
3 12 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.49%) Data Structures
4 9 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.66%) Robotics
6 3 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.83%) Smart City
7 2 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.61%) CUDA
8 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.61%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.61%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.61%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.46%) Linux
2 15 (9.15%) Windows
3 12 (7.32%) Android
3 12 (7.32%) Unix
4 9 (5.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.61%) Robot Operating System
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (40.24%) Software Engineering
3 45 (27.44%) Mathematics
4 40 (24.39%) Machine Learning
5 29 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (15.24%) Test Automation
7 21 (12.80%) Computer Vision
8 20 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (11.59%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (11.59%) Deep Learning
10 18 (10.98%) Bayesian Methods
10 18 (10.98%) Physics
10 18 (10.98%) Scrum
11 17 (10.37%) Neural Network
12 16 (9.76%) Analytics
12 16 (9.76%) Low Latency
13 15 (9.15%) BDD
13 15 (9.15%) TDD
13 15 (9.15%) Time Management
14 14 (8.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.51%) Python
2 65 (39.63%) Java
3 62 (37.80%) C++
4 41 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 40 (24.39%) C#
6 31 (18.90%) SQL
7 20 (12.20%) Ruby
8 18 (10.98%) PHP
9 11 (6.71%) C
10 8 (4.88%) Apple Swift
10 8 (4.88%) Kotlin
10 8 (4.88%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.05%) R
12 4 (2.44%) Java 8
13 3 (1.83%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.22%) ES6
15 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.61%) Groovy
15 1 (0.61%) Julia
15 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 83 (50.61%) Degree
2 47 (28.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (16.46%) PhD
4 2 (1.22%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) QA
2 8 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) Ansible
2 7 (4.27%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.83%) Terraform
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Packer
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
4 1 (0.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (6.71%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (4.27%) IBM
3 6 (3.66%) Talend
4 4 (2.44%) Google
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle
6 2 (1.22%) Sybase
7 1 (0.61%) Mapbox
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.61%) New Relic
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) Twitter