Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 361 361 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.59% 11.79% 10.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.95% 13.03% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 303 317 243
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £71,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,130 2,770 2,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.97% 90.43% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,794 2,262 1,886
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% +6.18% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +5 212 £50,000 +11.11% 44
Abingdon +30 60 £35,000 -7.28% 6
Banbury +3 10 £25,000 -28.06% 1
Witney 0 5 - -
Henley-on-Thames +4 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Thame - 3 £35,000 -
Kidlington +4 1 £47,500 -19.49%
Computer Science
South East

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

1 224 (62.05%) Degree
2 159 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (42.94%) Software Engineering
4 130 (36.01%) Java
5 128 (35.46%) Mathematics
6 124 (34.35%) Python
7 111 (30.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 94 (26.04%) C++
9 85 (23.55%) JavaScript
10 72 (19.94%) Linux
10 72 (19.94%) Analytics
11 68 (18.84%) SQL
12 65 (18.01%) HTML
13 59 (16.34%) Git (software)
14 58 (16.07%) Algorithms
14 58 (16.07%) C#
14 58 (16.07%) CSS
15 57 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
16 52 (14.40%) Test Automation
17 50 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
18 49 (13.57%) Microservices
19 45 (12.47%) Machine Learning
20 43 (11.91%) PhD
21 41 (11.36%) Windows
22 40 (11.08%) AngularJS
22 40 (11.08%) Data Science
23 39 (10.80%) Artificial Intelligence
24 38 (10.53%) OOP
24 38 (10.53%) OO
25 30 (8.31%) .NET

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 14 (3.88%) Confluence
2 7 (1.94%) Apache
3 6 (1.66%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.28%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.28%) IIS
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) WildFly
7 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.49%) Google Analytics
3 9 (2.49%) Silverpop
4 6 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.83%) Google Play
5 3 (0.83%) Office 365
6 2 (0.55%) Boomi
7 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.60%) VPN
2 11 (3.05%) Firewall
3 9 (2.49%) LAN
3 9 (2.49%) WAN
4 8 (2.22%) Ethernet
4 8 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.22%) MPLS
4 8 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (1.94%) Skype
6 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.55%) DHCP
7 2 (0.55%) DNS
7 2 (0.55%) SSL
8 1 (0.28%) BGP
8 1 (0.28%) HTTP
8 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.28%) OSPF
8 1 (0.28%) VLAN
8 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.76%) MySQL
2 25 (6.93%) Big Data
3 20 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (5.54%) SQL Server
4 16 (4.43%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.32%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.22%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.22%) Data Mining
7 8 (2.22%) Spotfire
8 7 (1.94%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.66%) GIS
10 5 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.55%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.55%) Looker
13 2 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.54%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.26%) JIRA
4 14 (3.88%) Maven
5 11 (3.05%) JUnit
6 8 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.94%) Ant
7 7 (1.94%) Selenium
8 5 (1.39%) JMeter
8 5 (1.39%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.39%) Subversion
9 4 (1.11%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.11%) JBehave
9 4 (1.11%) Mockito
10 3 (0.83%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.83%) Gatling
10 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.83%) Xcode
11 2 (0.55%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (6.09%) Finance
2 16 (4.43%) Manufacturing
2 16 (4.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (4.16%) Games
4 10 (2.77%) Marketing
5 7 (1.94%) Publishing
6 5 (1.39%) Retail
7 3 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (37.67%) Developer
2 104 (28.81%) Software Engineer
3 66 (18.28%) Graduate
4 47 (13.02%) Graduate Developer
5 33 (9.14%) Java Developer
6 32 (8.86%) Junior
7 27 (7.48%) Python Developer
7 27 (7.48%) Software Developer
8 24 (6.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 22 (6.09%) Research Engineer
10 21 (5.82%) Junior Developer
10 21 (5.82%) Principal Engineer
11 20 (5.54%) Junior Software Engineer
12 19 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
12 19 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 19 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
13 18 (4.99%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (4.99%) Software Test Engineer
13 18 (4.99%) Test Engineer
14 15 (4.16%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (18.01%) HTML
2 58 (16.07%) CSS
3 40 (11.08%) AngularJS
4 30 (8.31%) .NET
5 25 (6.93%) Django
6 24 (6.65%) React
7 21 (5.82%) RESTful
8 20 (5.54%) Web Services
9 17 (4.71%) jQuery
10 15 (4.16%) Hibernate
10 15 (4.16%) HTML5
10 15 (4.16%) Node.js
10 15 (4.16%) REST
11 14 (3.88%) ASP.NET
12 13 (3.60%) JSON
13 12 (3.32%) JDBC
14 11 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (3.05%) Spring
14 11 (3.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 10 (2.77%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.07%) Algorithms
2 29 (8.03%) Data Structures
3 28 (7.76%) User Experience
4 27 (7.48%) Life Science
5 26 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.54%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.94%) BYOD
9 7 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.66%) Robotics
11 3 (0.83%) Animation
11 3 (0.83%) Fintech
11 3 (0.83%) iPad
12 1 (0.28%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.28%) CUDA
12 1 (0.28%) GPGPU
12 1 (0.28%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.94%) Linux
2 41 (11.36%) Windows
3 21 (5.82%) Unix
4 18 (4.99%) Android
5 15 (4.16%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.66%) Solaris
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Robot Operating System
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (42.94%) Software Engineering
3 128 (35.46%) Mathematics
4 72 (19.94%) Analytics
5 57 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
6 52 (14.40%) Test Automation
7 49 (13.57%) Microservices
8 45 (12.47%) Machine Learning
9 40 (11.08%) Data Science
10 39 (10.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 38 (10.53%) OO
11 38 (10.53%) OOP
12 30 (8.31%) Data Analytics
13 24 (6.65%) Deep Learning
14 23 (6.37%) Mentoring
14 23 (6.37%) Regression Testing
14 23 (6.37%) Web Development
15 22 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (6.09%) Physics
16 21 (5.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (36.01%) Java
2 124 (34.35%) Python
3 94 (26.04%) C++
4 85 (23.55%) JavaScript
5 68 (18.84%) SQL
6 58 (16.07%) C#
7 19 (5.26%) Ruby
8 18 (4.99%) Java 8
9 13 (3.60%) R
10 11 (3.05%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.77%) PHP
12 9 (2.49%) Delphi
13 8 (2.22%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.22%) Kotlin
13 8 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.94%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.94%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.39%) C
15 5 (1.39%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 224 (62.05%) Degree
2 111 (30.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (11.91%) PhD
4 14 (3.88%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.94%) MCSE
5 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.28%) ISEB
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.60%) SLA
2 10 (2.77%) QA
3 9 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (7.48%) Docker
2 5 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (6.09%) Kubernetes
2 15 (4.16%) SCCM
3 8 (2.22%) Ansible
3 8 (2.22%) Terraform
4 6 (1.66%) Packer
5 5 (1.39%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.39%) Puppet
6 3 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (7.76%) Google
2 18 (4.99%) Tableau
3 15 (4.16%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (3.05%) Oracle
5 9 (2.49%) IBM
5 9 (2.49%) New Relic
6 7 (1.94%) Polycom
7 5 (1.39%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.55%) Dell
8 2 (0.55%) DocuSign
8 2 (0.55%) Sybase
8 2 (0.55%) Talend
8 2 (0.55%) VMware
9 1 (0.28%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.28%) Arista
9 1 (0.28%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.28%) GUPTA
9 1 (0.28%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.28%) Mapbox
9 1 (0.28%) Palo Alto