Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 23 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 351 280 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.65% 9.02% 8.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.28% 20.30% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 286 248 226
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +6.74% +36.92%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +2.56%

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 1159 1379 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 41.77% 44.44% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1057 1011
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,813 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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 +5 174 £40,000 - 25
Abingdon +22 26 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Banbury +10 23 £30,000 -58.62% 1
Witney +11 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Henley-on-Thames -1 10 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Wallingford +12 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Kidlington -5 4 £76,000 +42.06% 1
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 273 (77.78%) Degree
2 138 (39.32%) C++
3 115 (32.76%) Python
4 111 (31.62%) Java
5 110 (31.34%) Software Engineering
6 90 (25.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 84 (23.93%) Linux
8 79 (22.51%) C
9 78 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 76 (21.65%) Windows
11 74 (21.08%) C#
12 70 (19.94%) Mathematics
13 68 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
14 66 (18.80%) SQL
15 64 (18.23%) Web Services
16 60 (17.09%) Microsoft
17 57 (16.24%) .NET
17 57 (16.24%) JavaScript
18 54 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
18 54 (15.38%) Physics
19 52 (14.81%) HTML
19 52 (14.81%) Algorithms
20 49 (13.96%) PhD
20 49 (13.96%) Telecoms
21 48 (13.68%) CSS
21 48 (13.68%) Security Cleared
22 43 (12.25%) SQL Server
22 43 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (11.97%) Network Security
24 40 (11.40%) Git (software)

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 9 (2.56%) CMS
2 7 (1.99%) Drupal
3 6 (1.71%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.71%) Confluence
3 6 (1.71%) IIS
3 6 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.71%) WordPress
4 5 (1.42%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.14%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.14%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.85%) Apache
7 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.28%) nginx
8 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 68 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.12%) SaaS
4 10 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.85%) Office 365
5 4 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.14%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.85%) GitHub
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.57%) Force.com
7 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.57%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.97%) Network Security
2 27 (7.69%) VPN
3 23 (6.55%) Ethernet
3 23 (6.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (5.70%) WAN
5 19 (5.41%) BGP
5 19 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.27%) Firewall
7 12 (3.42%) DNS
8 11 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (3.13%) LAN
9 8 (2.28%) EIGRP
9 8 (2.28%) HSRP
9 8 (2.28%) OSPF
9 8 (2.28%) VoIP
10 7 (1.99%) IPsec
10 7 (1.99%) MPLS
10 7 (1.99%) VRRP
11 5 (1.42%) DHCP
11 5 (1.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.84%) Big Data
3 15 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (2.28%) GIS
6 8 (2.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.42%) MySQL
9 4 (1.14%) QGIS
9 4 (1.14%) Spatial Data
10 3 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.28%) Redis
11 1 (0.28%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (11.40%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.27%) JIRA
4 14 (3.99%) Metasploit
5 13 (3.70%) JUnit
6 12 (3.42%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.42%) Selenium
7 11 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.85%) JMeter
9 7 (1.99%) Ant
9 7 (1.99%) Maven
10 6 (1.71%) Hudson
10 6 (1.71%) Travis CI
11 4 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.14%) Eclipse RCP
11 4 (1.14%) MSI
11 4 (1.14%) Subversion
12 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
General
1 49 (13.96%) Telecoms
2 35 (9.97%) Finance
3 29 (8.26%) Electronics
4 27 (7.69%) Marketing
5 25 (7.12%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.70%) Games
7 8 (2.28%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.28%) Automotive
7 8 (2.28%) Legal
8 4 (1.14%) Retail
9 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 143 (40.74%) Developer
2 65 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 54 (15.38%) Graduate
4 51 (14.53%) Junior
5 42 (11.97%) Software Developer
6 34 (9.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 34 (9.69%) Graduate Developer
7 31 (8.83%) C# Developer
8 29 (8.26%) Network Engineer
9 27 (7.69%) Consultant
10 26 (7.41%) Junior Developer
11 24 (6.84%) Java Developer
12 22 (6.27%) Administrator
12 22 (6.27%) Graduate Software Developer
12 22 (6.27%) Security Consultant
12 22 (6.27%) Security Engineer
13 21 (5.98%) Java Engineer
14 20 (5.70%) Analyst
14 20 (5.70%) C++ Developer
14 20 (5.70%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (18.23%) Web Services
2 57 (16.24%) .NET
3 52 (14.81%) HTML
4 48 (13.68%) CSS
5 32 (9.12%) RESTful
6 28 (7.98%) ASP.NET
7 24 (6.84%) AngularJS
7 24 (6.84%) Qt
8 23 (6.55%) jQuery
9 16 (4.56%) MFC
9 16 (4.56%) OpenGL
10 15 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (4.27%) WinForms
11 14 (3.99%) Natural Language Processing
12 13 (3.70%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.70%) WPF
13 11 (3.13%) REST
13 11 (3.13%) TensorFlow
14 10 (2.85%) CSS3
14 10 (2.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.81%) Algorithms
2 43 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.84%) User Experience
5 16 (4.56%) CUDA
5 16 (4.56%) Life Science
6 15 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (3.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (3.13%) Driving Licence
9 10 (2.85%) Robotics
10 8 (2.28%) Social Media
11 6 (1.71%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.71%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.14%) Fintech
13 4 (1.14%) PKI
13 4 (1.14%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.85%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 84 (23.93%) Linux
2 76 (21.65%) Windows
3 28 (7.98%) VxWorks
4 17 (4.84%) Unix
5 14 (3.99%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.28%) Android
7 6 (1.71%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.14%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.85%) CentOS
10 2 (0.57%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (31.34%) Software Engineering
2 78 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (19.94%) Mathematics
4 54 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 54 (15.38%) Physics
5 34 (9.69%) Mentoring
6 33 (9.40%) Software Testing
7 31 (8.83%) MVC
8 30 (8.55%) Machine Learning
9 28 (7.98%) Web Development
10 27 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
10 27 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 25 (7.12%) DevOps
11 25 (7.12%) OO
12 24 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (6.84%) Time Management
13 22 (6.27%) Web Filtering
14 20 (5.70%) Analytics
14 20 (5.70%) OOD
14 20 (5.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 138 (39.32%) C++
2 115 (32.76%) Python
3 111 (31.62%) Java
4 79 (22.51%) C
5 74 (21.08%) C#
6 66 (18.80%) SQL
7 57 (16.24%) JavaScript
8 31 (8.83%) Shell Script
9 29 (8.26%) Ruby
10 22 (6.27%) MATLAB
10 22 (6.27%) Perl
11 21 (5.98%) R
12 16 (4.56%) PHP
12 16 (4.56%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.42%) Julia
14 10 (2.85%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.56%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.71%) Apex Code
17 5 (1.42%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 273 (77.78%) Degree
2 90 (25.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (13.96%) PhD
4 48 (13.68%) Security Cleared
5 28 (7.98%) DV Cleared
6 20 (5.70%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.27%) Master's Degree
8 14 (3.99%) CEH
8 14 (3.99%) CHECK Team Member
8 14 (3.99%) CREST Certified
8 14 (3.99%) Cyber Scheme
8 14 (3.99%) OSCP
9 11 (3.13%) Tigerscheme
10 7 (1.99%) CISSP
10 7 (1.99%) CLAS
11 6 (1.71%) GCFA
11 6 (1.71%) GCFE
11 6 (1.71%) GCIH
11 6 (1.71%) GREM
12 4 (1.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.27%) QA
2 12 (3.42%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (3.42%) PMO
3 11 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 11 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.42%) ECSS
5 1 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.28%) GCP
5 1 (0.28%) GDPR
5 1 (0.28%) IASME
5 1 (0.28%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 21 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.14%) Docker
3 4 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.85%) Firmware
5 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (5.70%) Ansible
2 15 (4.27%) SCOM
3 14 (3.99%) Nessus
4 12 (3.42%) Nagios
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.14%) SCCM
6 3 (0.85%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (0.85%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.85%) Nmap
7 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.28%) Puppet
7 1 (0.28%) Rancher
7 1 (0.28%) Salt
7 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.41%) Oracle
3 23 (6.55%) Palo Alto
4 18 (5.13%) VMware
5 17 (4.84%) Juniper
6 16 (4.56%) SAP
7 14 (3.99%) Sophos
8 13 (3.70%) Cisco
9 12 (3.42%) SolarWinds
10 9 (2.56%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.42%) Apple
13 2 (0.57%) Capita
13 2 (0.57%) IBM
14 1 (0.28%) Fortinet
14 1 (0.28%) Google
14 1 (0.28%) HP
14 1 (0.28%) Huawei
14 1 (0.28%) Sybase
14 1 (0.28%) Zend