Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 17 27
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 303 301 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.15% 10.97% 9.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.76% 23.39% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 283 264 274
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.05% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,125 £67,750
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 1,331 1,287 1,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.59% 46.89% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,184 1,039 1,083
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.57% +10.59%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -16 129 £50,000 +25.00% 35
Abingdon -3 30 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Kidlington +17 28 £67,000 +34.00% 4
Thame -5 12 £27,500 -21.43%
Witney +3 4 £40,500 +88.37% 2
Banbury -12 4 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Bicester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Wallingford -15 2 £34,750 -20.57% 2
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 211 (69.64%) Degree
2 153 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (47.52%) Java
4 135 (44.55%) Software Engineering
5 102 (33.66%) Machine Learning
6 90 (29.70%) Python
7 86 (28.38%) C++
8 83 (27.39%) TDD
9 82 (27.06%) Mathematics
9 82 (27.06%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (26.40%) Natural Language Processing
11 77 (25.41%) JavaScript
12 76 (25.08%) Amazon AWS
13 73 (24.09%) Analytics
14 71 (23.43%) Web Services
15 65 (21.45%) Test Automation
16 60 (19.80%) C#
17 55 (18.15%) Scrum
18 52 (17.16%) Selenium
19 51 (16.83%) HTML
19 51 (16.83%) RESTful
20 50 (16.50%) .NET
20 50 (16.50%) Data Science
21 49 (16.17%) Computer Science Degree
21 49 (16.17%) Jenkins
22 45 (14.85%) AngularJS
23 44 (14.52%) PhD
24 42 (13.86%) Data Modelling
25 38 (12.54%) Unit Testing
25 38 (12.54%) SQL

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 36 (11.88%) JBoss
2 30 (9.90%) Apache Solr
3 25 (8.25%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.32%) Confluence
6 3 (0.99%) Tornado
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.66%) SAS
7 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.66%) WordPress
8 1 (0.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Drupal
8 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Mathematica
1 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.66%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 76 (25.08%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (10.89%) GitHub
3 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.99%) SaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.66%) Office 365
7 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.33%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.33%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.98%) Internet
2 5 (1.65%) DNS
2 5 (1.65%) Firewall
3 4 (1.32%) DHCP
4 3 (0.99%) Network Security
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) VLAN
5 2 (0.66%) VPN
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) BGP
6 1 (0.33%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) SSL
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.54%) Big Data
2 33 (10.89%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.57%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.27%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.94%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (5.28%) MySQL
8 16 (5.28%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.32%) Redis
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.66%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 52 (17.16%) Selenium
2 49 (16.17%) Jenkins
3 17 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.96%) WebDriver
5 11 (3.63%) JUnit
6 10 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.30%) JMeter
7 8 (2.64%) Fiddler
7 8 (2.64%) IntelliJ
7 8 (2.64%) JIRA
7 8 (2.64%) LoadRunner
8 7 (2.31%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.65%) Maven
10 4 (1.32%) Ant
11 3 (0.99%) Hudson
11 3 (0.99%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.66%) Gradle
12 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.33%) Mockito
13 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (7.59%) Retail
2 19 (6.27%) Games
3 12 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.65%) Finance
4 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
6 2 (0.66%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 165 (54.46%) Developer
2 63 (20.79%) Software Engineer
3 58 (19.14%) Software Developer
4 41 (13.53%) Graduate
5 39 (12.87%) Java Developer
6 34 (11.22%) Senior Developer
7 28 (9.24%) .NET Developer
8 22 (7.26%) Graduate Developer
8 22 (7.26%) Python Developer
8 22 (7.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (6.27%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (6.27%) Junior
10 17 (5.61%) Computer Engineer
10 17 (5.61%) Lead Developer
11 16 (5.28%) Analyst
12 15 (4.95%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 14 (4.62%) Junior Developer
14 13 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
15 12 (3.96%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 11 (3.63%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.40%) Natural Language Processing
2 71 (23.43%) Web Services
3 51 (16.83%) HTML
3 51 (16.83%) RESTful
4 50 (16.50%) .NET
5 45 (14.85%) AngularJS
6 37 (12.21%) ASP.NET
7 36 (11.88%) jQuery
8 35 (11.55%) Spring
9 29 (9.57%) CSS
10 25 (8.25%) Django
11 22 (7.26%) Lucene
12 19 (6.27%) HTML5
13 18 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (5.61%) Backbone.js
15 16 (5.28%) Ruby on Rails
16 14 (4.62%) React
16 14 (4.62%) REST
16 14 (4.62%) Spring Boot
17 13 (4.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.24%) User Experience
2 20 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (4.95%) Life Science
5 14 (4.62%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.96%) CUDA
6 12 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.30%) Video\Live Streaming
8 7 (2.31%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.65%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.33%) NHS
11 1 (0.33%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.88%) Linux
2 28 (9.24%) Windows
3 4 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.99%) VxWorks
5 2 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.33%) Debian
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (44.55%) Software Engineering
3 102 (33.66%) Machine Learning
4 83 (27.39%) TDD
5 82 (27.06%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (27.06%) Mathematics
6 73 (24.09%) Analytics
7 65 (21.45%) Test Automation
8 55 (18.15%) Scrum
9 50 (16.50%) Data Science
10 42 (13.86%) Data Modelling
11 38 (12.54%) Unit Testing
12 36 (11.88%) MVC
13 35 (11.55%) OO
13 35 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (11.55%) Visualisation
14 29 (9.57%) Kalman Filter
15 28 (9.24%) BPMN
15 28 (9.24%) Data Analytics
15 28 (9.24%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 144 (47.52%) Java
2 90 (29.70%) Python
3 86 (28.38%) C++
4 77 (25.41%) JavaScript
5 60 (19.80%) C#
6 38 (12.54%) SQL
7 23 (7.59%) Ruby
8 21 (6.93%) C
9 13 (4.29%) PHP
10 10 (3.30%) MATLAB
11 8 (2.64%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.64%) Scala
11 8 (2.64%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.31%) Fortran
13 5 (1.65%) R
14 4 (1.32%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.99%) Julia
16 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.66%) Java 8
16 2 (0.66%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 211 (69.64%) Degree
2 49 (16.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (14.52%) PhD
4 5 (1.65%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.66%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.26%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (2.64%) Docker
1 8 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.33%) HDFS
5 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.64%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.31%) Ansible
3 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.66%) Puppet
4 1 (0.33%) Packer
4 1 (0.33%) Salt
4 1 (0.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (4.95%) Google
1 15 (4.95%) Oracle
2 10 (3.30%) Talend
3 9 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.64%) VMware
5 4 (1.32%) Informatica
6 3 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.66%) Capita
7 2 (0.66%) HP
7 2 (0.66%) SAP
7 2 (0.66%) Twitter
8 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.33%) CommVault
8 1 (0.33%) Freshdesk
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) New Relic
8 1 (0.33%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.33%) Perforce
8 1 (0.33%) Remedy
8 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds