Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 19 21
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 227 182 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 17.00% 11.59% 10.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.00% 12.50% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 205 172 123
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £60,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,261 1,456 1,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 94.46% 92.74% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,336 973
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £72,500 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -5.56%

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 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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.

1 117 (51.54%) Degree
2 100 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (44.05%) Software Engineering
3 92 (40.53%) Mathematics
4 86 (37.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 76 (33.48%) Java
6 69 (30.40%) Python
7 67 (29.52%) C++
8 56 (24.67%) JavaScript
9 39 (17.18%) OOP
9 39 (17.18%) C#
9 39 (17.18%) Algorithms
10 38 (16.74%) HTML
10 38 (16.74%) CSS
11 36 (15.86%) SQL
12 34 (14.98%) PhD
12 34 (14.98%) Git (software)
13 33 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (13.66%) MySQL
14 31 (13.66%) Linux
15 30 (13.22%) Analytics
16 28 (12.33%) React
17 26 (11.45%) Windows
17 26 (11.45%) AngularJS
18 24 (10.57%) Machine Learning
18 24 (10.57%) Data Structures
19 22 (9.69%) Artificial Intelligence
19 22 (9.69%) Finance
19 22 (9.69%) Docker
20 21 (9.25%) Microservices

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 4 (1.76%) WordPress
2 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.88%) Apache
3 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.44%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.52%) Silverpop
3 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.76%) Office 365
5 1 (0.44%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.17%) VPN
2 8 (3.52%) Ethernet
2 8 (3.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (3.52%) LAN
2 8 (3.52%) MPLS
2 8 (3.52%) WAN
3 6 (2.64%) Firewall
4 4 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.88%) BGP
5 2 (0.88%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.88%) DHCP
5 2 (0.88%) DNS
5 2 (0.88%) HTTP
5 2 (0.88%) IPsec
5 2 (0.88%) OSPF
5 2 (0.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.66%) MySQL
2 17 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.32%) Big Data
5 3 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.88%) InfluxDB
6 2 (0.88%) Looker
7 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (14.98%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.20%) webpack
4 4 (1.76%) Mocha
5 3 (1.32%) JUnit
5 3 (1.32%) Maven
5 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.88%) NUnit
7 1 (0.44%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.44%) Gatling
7 1 (0.44%) Gradle
7 1 (0.44%) JIRA
7 1 (0.44%) JMeter
7 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.44%) Selenium
7 1 (0.44%) Subversion
7 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (9.69%) Finance
2 18 (7.93%) Marketing
3 14 (6.17%) Games
4 8 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.88%) Publishing
5 2 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (38.77%) Developer
2 78 (34.36%) Software Engineer
3 46 (20.26%) Graduate
4 29 (12.78%) Java Developer
5 27 (11.89%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (10.57%) Research Engineer
7 21 (9.25%) Junior
8 17 (7.49%) Python Developer
9 16 (7.05%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (7.05%) Graduate Java Developer
9 16 (7.05%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (6.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 14 (6.17%) Java Engineer
11 14 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
12 13 (5.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 12 (5.29%) Junior Software Engineer
14 11 (4.85%) C++ Developer
14 11 (4.85%) Games Developer
15 9 (3.96%) Administrator
15 9 (3.96%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.74%) CSS
1 38 (16.74%) HTML
2 28 (12.33%) React
3 26 (11.45%) AngularJS
4 16 (7.05%) .NET
4 16 (7.05%) Node.js
5 13 (5.73%) Hibernate
5 13 (5.73%) RESTful
6 11 (4.85%) REST
7 10 (4.41%) JDBC
7 10 (4.41%) JPA
7 10 (4.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 8 (3.52%) Cocoa
8 8 (3.52%) HTML5
9 7 (3.08%) CSS3
10 6 (2.64%) Django
10 6 (2.64%) Vue.js
10 6 (2.64%) Web Services
11 5 (2.20%) Jest
12 4 (1.76%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.18%) Algorithms
2 24 (10.57%) Data Structures
3 19 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.20%) Fintech
6 5 (2.20%) Life Science
7 3 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.32%) Robotics
7 3 (1.32%) User Experience
8 2 (0.88%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.66%) Linux
2 26 (11.45%) Windows
3 16 (7.05%) Unix
4 10 (4.41%) Android
5 9 (3.96%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.44%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.44%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.44%) Solaris
7 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
1 100 (44.05%) Software Engineering
2 92 (40.53%) Mathematics
3 39 (17.18%) OOP
4 33 (14.54%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (13.22%) Analytics
6 24 (10.57%) Machine Learning
7 22 (9.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 21 (9.25%) Microservices
9 20 (8.81%) OO
10 19 (8.37%) Conceptual Models
11 17 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (7.05%) Data Science
12 16 (7.05%) Physics
12 16 (7.05%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.61%) OOD
13 15 (6.61%) Parallel Computing
14 14 (6.17%) Deep Learning
14 14 (6.17%) Scrum
14 14 (6.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 76 (33.48%) Java
2 69 (30.40%) Python
3 67 (29.52%) C++
4 56 (24.67%) JavaScript
5 39 (17.18%) C#
6 36 (15.86%) SQL
7 12 (5.29%) Ruby
8 10 (4.41%) Java 8
8 10 (4.41%) PHP
9 8 (3.52%) Apple Swift
9 8 (3.52%) Kotlin
9 8 (3.52%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.20%) C
11 4 (1.76%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
13 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.88%) R
14 1 (0.44%) Julia
Qualifications
1 117 (51.54%) Degree
2 86 (37.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (14.98%) PhD
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.52%) SLA
3 4 (1.76%) QA
3 4 (1.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (9.69%) Docker
2 4 (1.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (6.17%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.76%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (1.32%) Ansible
4 2 (0.88%) Terraform
5 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) Packer
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (9.25%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (3.96%) Pardot
2 9 (3.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 8 (3.52%) IBM
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle
5 3 (1.32%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.88%) Arista
6 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco
6 2 (0.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (0.88%) Juniper
6 2 (0.88%) Palo Alto
6 2 (0.88%) Sybase
6 2 (0.88%) Tableau
7 1 (0.44%) Google
7 1 (0.44%) GUPTA
7 1 (0.44%) Infor
7 1 (0.44%) Isilon
7 1 (0.44%) Mapbox
7 1 (0.44%) New Relic