Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 16 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 316 381 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.02% 12.77% 9.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.77% 29.63% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 274 318 252
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -12.37% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,226 1,286 1,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 46.62% 43.11% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 1,034 1,020
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,575 £26,725
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Oxfordshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 165 £50,000 +25.00% 47
Abingdon +18 61 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Thame - 7 £27,500 -
Banbury -7 6 £25,000 -16.67% 4
Kidlington +7 5 £63,000 -17.11% 2
Henley-on-Thames +6 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Witney -5 2 £32,250 -7.86% 2
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 14 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 208 (65.82%) Degree
2 149 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (43.35%) Software Engineering
4 127 (40.19%) Java
5 105 (33.23%) Python
6 90 (28.48%) Mathematics
7 88 (27.85%) C++
8 77 (24.37%) JavaScript
9 76 (24.05%) Computer Science Degree
10 69 (21.84%) Analytics
11 66 (20.89%) Amazon AWS
11 66 (20.89%) SQL
12 65 (20.57%) C#
12 65 (20.57%) Test Automation
13 62 (19.62%) Linux
14 58 (18.35%) Machine Learning
15 55 (17.41%) HTML
16 45 (14.24%) Web Services
16 45 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (13.92%) Git (software)
18 43 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
19 41 (12.97%) AngularJS
19 41 (12.97%) CSS
20 40 (12.66%) .NET
21 39 (12.34%) OO
22 38 (12.03%) Algorithms
23 37 (11.71%) Data Analytics
24 36 (11.39%) Microservices
24 36 (11.39%) User Experience
25 33 (10.44%) Data Science

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (3.80%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.85%) Confluence
4 8 (2.53%) Apache
4 8 (2.53%) JBoss
5 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.58%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
8 2 (0.63%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.58%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.63%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 66 (20.89%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.85%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.53%) Silverpop
5 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.27%) GitHub
5 4 (1.27%) SaaS
6 3 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.95%) Cloudflare
6 3 (0.95%) Google Play
7 2 (0.63%) Boomi
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.11%) LAN
1 13 (4.11%) VPN
1 13 (4.11%) WAN
2 8 (2.53%) Ethernet
2 8 (2.53%) Firewall
2 8 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (2.53%) MPLS
2 8 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (1.90%) DHCP
3 6 (1.90%) DNS
3 6 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.58%) VLAN
4 5 (1.58%) Wireless
5 4 (1.27%) Network Security
6 3 (0.95%) Skype
7 2 (0.63%) Internet
8 1 (0.32%) IPv6
8 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.91%) Big Data
2 23 (7.28%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.96%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.65%) Hadoop
5 20 (6.33%) MySQL
6 19 (6.01%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.85%) Data Mining
10 9 (2.85%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.53%) Apache Hive
11 8 (2.53%) Spotfire
12 7 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.63%) Redis
14 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.32%) Power BI
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.32%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 44 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.44%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.96%) Maven
4 19 (6.01%) JIRA
5 17 (5.38%) JUnit
6 12 (3.80%) Selenium
7 11 (3.48%) Ant
7 11 (3.48%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.53%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.58%) Hudson
9 5 (1.58%) Mockito
9 5 (1.58%) Subversion
9 5 (1.58%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.95%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.95%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.95%) Gatling
10 3 (0.95%) Xcode
11 2 (0.63%) JMeter
11 2 (0.63%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 18 (5.70%) Manufacturing
2 17 (5.38%) Games
3 11 (3.48%) Marketing
4 10 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (3.16%) Retail
5 7 (2.22%) Publishing
6 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.95%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Finance
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 139 (43.99%) Developer
2 73 (23.10%) Software Engineer
3 52 (16.46%) Graduate
4 40 (12.66%) Software Developer
5 31 (9.81%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (8.23%) Python Developer
7 20 (6.33%) Java Developer
7 20 (6.33%) Junior
8 17 (5.38%) Research Engineer
9 16 (5.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 16 (5.06%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.75%) Data Scientist
10 15 (4.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (4.43%) Junior Developer
12 13 (4.11%) Analyst
13 12 (3.80%) Applications Engineer
13 12 (3.80%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 12 (3.80%) Support Engineer
14 11 (3.48%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (17.41%) HTML
2 45 (14.24%) Web Services
3 41 (12.97%) AngularJS
3 41 (12.97%) CSS
4 40 (12.66%) .NET
5 33 (10.44%) RESTful
6 26 (8.23%) ASP.NET
7 25 (7.91%) Django
8 23 (7.28%) jQuery
9 18 (5.70%) Natural Language Processing
10 16 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (4.75%) React
12 13 (4.11%) Backbone.js
12 13 (4.11%) JSON
12 13 (4.11%) Spring
13 12 (3.80%) HTML5
14 11 (3.48%) Node.js
14 11 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (3.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 9 (2.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.03%) Algorithms
2 36 (11.39%) User Experience
3 20 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (5.06%) Data Structures
4 16 (5.06%) Life Science
4 16 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.90%) Robotics
9 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.95%) Animation
10 3 (0.95%) BYOD
10 3 (0.95%) CUDA
10 3 (0.95%) iPad
10 3 (0.95%) Smart City
11 2 (0.63%) NHS
11 2 (0.63%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.62%) Linux
2 33 (10.44%) Windows
3 15 (4.75%) Android
4 12 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.80%) Unix
5 8 (2.53%) Solaris
6 5 (1.58%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (43.35%) Software Engineering
3 90 (28.48%) Mathematics
4 69 (21.84%) Analytics
5 65 (20.57%) Test Automation
6 58 (18.35%) Machine Learning
7 45 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (12.34%) OO
10 37 (11.71%) Data Analytics
11 36 (11.39%) Microservices
12 33 (10.44%) Data Science
13 32 (10.13%) TDD
14 26 (8.23%) Scrum
15 25 (7.91%) OOP
15 25 (7.91%) Physics
16 24 (7.59%) BDD
16 24 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (6.96%) DevOps
17 22 (6.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 127 (40.19%) Java
2 105 (33.23%) Python
3 88 (27.85%) C++
4 77 (24.37%) JavaScript
5 66 (20.89%) SQL
6 65 (20.57%) C#
7 27 (8.54%) Ruby
8 18 (5.70%) PHP
9 14 (4.43%) C
9 14 (4.43%) R
10 12 (3.80%) Java 8
11 10 (3.16%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.85%) Delphi
13 8 (2.53%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.53%) Kotlin
13 8 (2.53%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.22%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.58%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.95%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 208 (65.82%) Degree
2 76 (24.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (9.49%) PhD
4 14 (4.43%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.58%) MCP
6 4 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.95%) HND
7 3 (0.95%) MCSE
7 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.75%) SLA
2 14 (4.43%) QA
3 8 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (5.06%) Docker
2 11 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (5.06%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.11%) Ansible
3 10 (3.16%) SCCM
3 10 (3.16%) Terraform
4 8 (2.53%) Packer
5 7 (2.22%) Puppet
6 6 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.95%) SCOM
8 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (8.54%) Google
2 15 (4.75%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (4.11%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.11%) Oracle
3 13 (4.11%) Talend
4 11 (3.48%) VMware
5 10 (3.16%) Tableau
6 8 (2.53%) IBM
6 8 (2.53%) New Relic
7 5 (1.58%) HP
7 5 (1.58%) SAP
8 3 (0.95%) CommVault
8 3 (0.95%) Freshdesk
8 3 (0.95%) Informatica
8 3 (0.95%) PagerDuty
8 3 (0.95%) Polycom
8 3 (0.95%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.63%) DocuSign
9 2 (0.63%) Twitter
9 2 (0.63%) Veeam