Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 22 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 368 261 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.07% 9.90% 8.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.30% 22.70% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 318 236 274
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,256 1,150 1,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 41.21% 43.63% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 996 898 1,084
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +7 189 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Abingdon +17 34 £37,750 -5.63% 4
Kidlington -8 11 £59,000 +10.28% 1
Henley-on-Thames -8 8 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Witney - 6 - - 1
Banbury -11 2 £34,750 -28.35%
Bicester - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wallingford - 2 £37,500 - 1
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 285 (77.45%) Degree
2 154 (41.85%) Python
3 137 (37.23%) C++
4 132 (35.87%) Software Engineering
5 112 (30.43%) Java
6 108 (29.35%) Mathematics
7 107 (29.08%) Amazon AWS
8 95 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (22.28%) Physics
10 79 (21.47%) JavaScript
11 78 (21.20%) Algorithms
12 74 (20.11%) Linux
13 71 (19.29%) PhD
14 69 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
15 66 (17.93%) C
16 63 (17.12%) Windows
17 61 (16.58%) SQL
18 57 (15.49%) HTML
19 56 (15.22%) C#
20 55 (14.95%) CSS
21 53 (14.40%) Qt
22 51 (13.86%) Machine Learning
23 50 (13.59%) Microsoft
24 49 (13.32%) Web Services
25 45 (12.23%) Git (software)
26 44 (11.96%) .NET
27 43 (11.68%) Test Automation
28 40 (10.87%) Big Data
28 40 (10.87%) AngularJS
29 38 (10.33%) Natural Language Processing

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 (3.26%) CMS
2 10 (2.72%) Confluence
3 9 (2.45%) Drupal
3 9 (2.45%) WordPress
4 8 (2.17%) Joomla!
5 6 (1.63%) IIS
5 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.36%) JBoss
7 4 (1.09%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.54%) nginx
8 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.27%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 107 (29.08%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.89%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (4.08%) GitHub
5 12 (3.26%) Office 365
6 10 (2.72%) SaaS
7 4 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.09%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.09%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.54%) Force.com
9 2 (0.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.42%) Ethernet
2 28 (7.61%) Network Security
2 28 (7.61%) VPN
3 24 (6.52%) WAN
4 22 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (4.35%) BGP
6 15 (4.08%) TCP/IP
7 13 (3.53%) DNS
7 13 (3.53%) Firewall
8 11 (2.99%) Broadband
8 11 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (2.99%) LAN
9 10 (2.72%) Internet
10 9 (2.45%) VLAN
11 8 (2.17%) DHCP
11 8 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.09%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.09%) HSRP
12 4 (1.09%) IPsec
12 4 (1.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.87%) Big Data
2 34 (9.24%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.89%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.26%) MySQL
5 10 (2.72%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.90%) Redis
7 4 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.54%) Power BI
9 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.27%) MS Access
10 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 45 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.05%) Selenium
3 26 (7.07%) Jenkins
3 26 (7.07%) JUnit
4 24 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 20 (5.43%) Visual Studio
6 18 (4.89%) JIRA
7 16 (4.35%) JMeter
8 6 (1.63%) Hudson
8 6 (1.63%) Travis CI
9 4 (1.09%) MSI
9 4 (1.09%) Subversion
10 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.27%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.27%) Phabricator
General
1 23 (6.25%) Electronics
2 18 (4.89%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 15 (4.08%) Games
5 12 (3.26%) Finance
6 11 (2.99%) Marketing
7 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.09%) Retail
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 110 (29.89%) Developer
2 106 (28.80%) Software Engineer
3 57 (15.49%) C++ Software Engineer
4 45 (12.23%) Junior
5 40 (10.87%) Graduate
6 28 (7.61%) Network Engineer
7 26 (7.07%) Senior Developer
8 25 (6.79%) Machine Learning Researcher
9 24 (6.52%) Java Developer
10 21 (5.71%) C# Developer
10 21 (5.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 19 (5.16%) Junior Software Engineer
11 19 (5.16%) Security Engineer
12 18 (4.89%) .NET Developer
12 18 (4.89%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (4.89%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
13 17 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
13 17 (4.62%) Web Developer
14 16 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
15 15 (4.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (15.49%) HTML
2 55 (14.95%) CSS
3 53 (14.40%) Qt
4 49 (13.32%) Web Services
5 44 (11.96%) .NET
6 40 (10.87%) AngularJS
7 38 (10.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 32 (8.70%) OpenGL
9 31 (8.42%) WinForms
10 30 (8.15%) MFC
11 28 (7.61%) jQuery
11 28 (7.61%) React
12 23 (6.25%) ASP.NET
13 21 (5.71%) TensorFlow
14 19 (5.16%) RESTful
15 18 (4.89%) Spring
16 17 (4.62%) SOAP
17 15 (4.08%) CSS3
17 15 (4.08%) Ember.js
17 15 (4.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.20%) Algorithms
2 34 (9.24%) CUDA
3 24 (6.52%) User Experience
4 16 (4.35%) Robotics
5 12 (3.26%) Life Science
6 10 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (1.63%) Verilog
8 6 (1.63%) VHDL
9 5 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.09%) Fintech
10 4 (1.09%) PKI
11 3 (0.82%) BYOD
11 3 (0.82%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (20.11%) Linux
2 63 (17.12%) Windows
3 12 (3.26%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.17%) Unix
5 6 (1.63%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.54%) CentOS
7 2 (0.54%) Debian
7 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (35.87%) Software Engineering
2 108 (29.35%) Mathematics
3 95 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (22.28%) Physics
5 51 (13.86%) Machine Learning
6 43 (11.68%) Test Automation
7 37 (10.05%) Scrum
8 32 (8.70%) Multithreading
9 31 (8.42%) OOD
10 30 (8.15%) Analytics
10 30 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (8.15%) Kalman Filter
11 29 (7.88%) Deep Learning
12 28 (7.61%) DevOps
12 28 (7.61%) Mentoring
12 28 (7.61%) MVC
12 28 (7.61%) Statistics
13 27 (7.34%) Neural Network
14 26 (7.07%) TDD
14 26 (7.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (41.85%) Python
2 137 (37.23%) C++
3 112 (30.43%) Java
4 79 (21.47%) JavaScript
5 66 (17.93%) C
6 61 (16.58%) SQL
7 56 (15.22%) C#
8 35 (9.51%) R
9 31 (8.42%) MATLAB
10 28 (7.61%) Ruby
11 24 (6.52%) Julia
12 22 (5.98%) PHP
13 21 (5.71%) Perl
14 17 (4.62%) Shell Script
15 12 (3.26%) PowerShell
16 9 (2.45%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.63%) Apex Code
18 4 (1.09%) Groovy
19 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
20 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 285 (77.45%) Degree
2 71 (19.29%) PhD
3 69 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (5.98%) Master's Degree
5 8 (2.17%) CCNA
5 8 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CEH
7 1 (0.27%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.27%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.27%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.27%) Cyber Scheme
7 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.27%) OSCP
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.15%) QA
2 15 (4.08%) ECSS
3 5 (1.36%) PMO
4 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.54%) GCP
5 1 (0.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) IASME
5 1 (0.27%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 22 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.45%) Docker
3 8 (2.17%) Firmware
4 4 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.17%) SCOM
2 6 (1.63%) Ansible
3 5 (1.36%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.36%) Nagios
3 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.36%) Puppet
4 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.09%) Salt
4 4 (1.09%) SCCM
4 4 (1.09%) Terraform
5 3 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.54%) Rancher
7 1 (0.27%) Nessus
7 1 (0.27%) Nmap
Vendors
1 50 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.16%) Palo Alto
3 17 (4.62%) Oracle
4 16 (4.35%) Juniper
5 14 (3.80%) Sophos
6 12 (3.26%) Cisco
7 10 (2.72%) Apple
7 10 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.63%) Capita
9 5 (1.36%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.36%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.09%) IBM
10 4 (1.09%) SAP
11 3 (0.82%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.54%) New Relic
13 1 (0.27%) Google
13 1 (0.27%) Talend
13 1 (0.27%) Twitter