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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 20 17 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 69 80 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.97% 12.31% 9.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.13% 26.94% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 69 69 47
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 286 297 346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 41.33% 45.69% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 248 263 275
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,800
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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Oxford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 92 (69.17%) Degree
2 58 (43.61%) Python
3 53 (39.85%) C#
4 46 (34.59%) Java
4 46 (34.59%) .NET
5 45 (33.83%) C++
5 45 (33.83%) Physics
6 38 (28.57%) HTML
6 38 (28.57%) SQL
7 37 (27.82%) CSS
8 35 (26.32%) Linux
9 34 (25.56%) JavaScript
9 34 (25.56%) Machine Learning
10 32 (24.06%) MATLAB
11 31 (23.31%) AngularJS
12 25 (18.80%) Mathematics
13 24 (18.05%) Git (software)
13 24 (18.05%) R
14 23 (17.29%) Automotive
15 22 (16.54%) Finance
15 22 (16.54%) Robotics
16 20 (15.04%) Software Engineering
16 20 (15.04%) MVC
17 18 (13.53%) OO
17 18 (13.53%) Multithreading
18 17 (12.78%) C
18 17 (12.78%) Algorithms
19 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET
19 16 (12.03%) PowerShell
20 15 (11.28%) PhD

Computer Science
Top Related 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 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
1 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.75%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Simulink
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.26%) Modbus
3 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.51%) MySQL
4 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.01%) OLAP
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.75%) HBase
7 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.27%) CMake
3 3 (2.26%) Subversion
4 2 (1.50%) JIRA
4 2 (1.50%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) Bower
5 1 (0.75%) Grunt
5 1 (0.75%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.75%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 23 (17.29%) Automotive
2 22 (16.54%) Finance
3 13 (9.77%) Electronics
4 9 (6.77%) Marketing
4 9 (6.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.01%) Advertising
7 3 (2.26%) Games
8 2 (1.50%) Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.75%) Local Government
9 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (69.92%) Developer
2 27 (20.30%) Software Developer
3 24 (18.05%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.05%) C# Developer
4 15 (11.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (11.28%) C++ Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.02%) C++ Software Developer
7 11 (8.27%) Programme Manager
7 11 (8.27%) Project Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Python Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Applications Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Junior
9 9 (6.77%) Junior Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Java Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
12 6 (4.51%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.59%) .NET
2 38 (28.57%) HTML
3 37 (27.82%) CSS
4 31 (23.31%) AngularJS
5 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET
6 14 (10.53%) OpenGL
6 14 (10.53%) Web Services
6 14 (10.53%) WPF
7 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (9.02%) jQuery
8 12 (9.02%) OpenCL
8 12 (9.02%) STL
9 11 (8.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (8.27%) OpenCV
10 10 (7.52%) .NET Framework
11 9 (6.77%) Node.js
12 7 (5.26%) Ajax
12 7 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
13 5 (3.76%) WinForms
14 4 (3.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Robotics
2 17 (12.78%) Algorithms
3 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.77%) CUDA
4 13 (9.77%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (8.27%) GPGPU
6 5 (3.76%) Life Science
7 4 (3.01%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.01%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.26%) User Experience
9 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.75%) Animation
10 1 (0.75%) Arduino
10 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.32%) Linux
2 14 (10.53%) Windows
3 7 (5.26%) Unix
4 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Physics
2 34 (25.56%) Machine Learning
3 25 (18.80%) Mathematics
4 20 (15.04%) MVC
4 20 (15.04%) Software Engineering
5 18 (13.53%) Multithreading
5 18 (13.53%) OO
6 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.77%) Project Management
8 12 (9.02%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.27%) Computer Vision
9 11 (8.27%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.27%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (8.27%) Requirements Management
9 11 (8.27%) Revenue Recognition
9 11 (8.27%) Web Development
10 10 (7.52%) Analytics
11 9 (6.77%) DevOps
11 9 (6.77%) High Availability
12 7 (5.26%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.61%) Python
2 53 (39.85%) C#
3 46 (34.59%) Java
4 45 (33.83%) C++
5 38 (28.57%) SQL
6 34 (25.56%) JavaScript
7 32 (24.06%) MATLAB
8 24 (18.05%) R
9 17 (12.78%) C
10 16 (12.03%) PowerShell
11 12 (9.02%) Ruby
12 6 (4.51%) Embedded C
12 6 (4.51%) PHP
13 5 (3.76%) VB
14 4 (3.01%) Embedded C++
14 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.50%) Delphi
15 2 (1.50%) Fortran
15 2 (1.50%) Pascal
15 2 (1.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 92 (69.17%) Degree
2 15 (11.28%) PhD
3 1 (0.75%) CEH
3 1 (0.75%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.75%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (0.75%) MCP
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.75%) OSCP
3 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Firmware
2 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Nessus
1 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (5.26%) SAP
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.01%) EMC
4 2 (1.50%) Facebook
4 2 (1.50%) IBM
4 2 (1.50%) Perforce
4 2 (1.50%) Sitecore
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