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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 23 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 382 273 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.86% 9.37% 9.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.68% 21.58% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 318 250 267
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% +37.40%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,875 £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 1245 1265 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 41.91% 43.40% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 996 988 1076
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 November 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 November 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 +5 193 £40,000 -1.23% 15
Abingdon +23 36 £45,000 +12.50%
Banbury +7 11 £30,000 -57.14% 2
Henley-on-Thames -3 10 £40,000 -30.43%
Witney +8 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Kidlington -11 6 £76,000 +42.06% 3
Wallingford +6 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Bicester - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 298 (78.01%) Degree
2 149 (39.01%) C++
3 139 (36.39%) Python
4 132 (34.55%) Software Engineering
5 116 (30.37%) Java
6 94 (24.61%) Mathematics
7 91 (23.82%) Amazon AWS
8 86 (22.51%) Linux
9 85 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (21.99%) Computer Science Degree
11 76 (19.90%) Physics
12 75 (19.63%) C
13 72 (18.85%) Windows
14 71 (18.59%) Algorithms
15 70 (18.32%) C#
16 69 (18.06%) JavaScript
17 65 (17.02%) Microsoft
18 61 (15.97%) PhD
19 60 (15.71%) Web Services
20 58 (15.18%) SQL
21 54 (14.14%) HTML
22 53 (13.87%) .NET
23 50 (13.09%) CSS
24 46 (12.04%) Microsoft Azure
25 44 (11.52%) Git (software)
26 43 (11.26%) Qt
27 40 (10.47%) Network Security
28 38 (9.95%) Machine Learning
28 38 (9.95%) Mentoring
29 35 (9.16%) SQL Server

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 (2.36%) CMS
1 9 (2.36%) Confluence
2 7 (1.83%) Drupal
3 6 (1.57%) IIS
3 6 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.57%) WordPress
4 5 (1.31%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.05%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.26%) Apache
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.26%) Mathematica
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP EHS
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 91 (23.82%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (12.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.71%) SaaS
4 15 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.62%) Office 365
6 6 (1.57%) GitHub
7 4 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.05%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.05%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.52%) Force.com
9 2 (0.52%) Serverless
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.47%) Network Security
2 34 (8.90%) VPN
3 33 (8.64%) Ethernet
4 27 (7.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 27 (7.07%) WAN
5 22 (5.76%) BGP
6 21 (5.50%) TCP/IP
7 16 (4.19%) Firewall
8 14 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (3.66%) LAN
9 12 (3.14%) DNS
10 10 (2.62%) Broadband
11 8 (2.09%) EIGRP
11 8 (2.09%) HSRP
11 8 (2.09%) Internet
11 8 (2.09%) OSPF
11 8 (2.09%) VLAN
11 8 (2.09%) VoIP
11 8 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.83%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.85%) Big Data
3 15 (3.93%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.09%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.09%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.83%) MySQL
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (1.57%) Redis
7 5 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.52%) GIS
9 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.26%) MS Access
10 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 44 (11.52%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.76%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.24%) JIRA
3 20 (5.24%) Selenium
4 18 (4.71%) JUnit
5 16 (4.19%) Cucumber
6 15 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.40%) JMeter
8 8 (2.09%) Metasploit
9 6 (1.57%) Hudson
9 6 (1.57%) Travis CI
10 5 (1.31%) Ant
10 5 (1.31%) Maven
11 4 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.05%) MSI
11 4 (1.05%) Subversion
12 3 (0.79%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (7.07%) Telecoms
2 24 (6.28%) Electronics
3 23 (6.02%) Finance
4 19 (4.97%) Games
5 17 (4.45%) Marketing
6 14 (3.66%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.40%) Aerospace
8 8 (2.09%) Automotive
9 5 (1.31%) Legal
9 5 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.05%) Retail
11 2 (0.52%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 128 (33.51%) Developer
2 95 (24.87%) Software Engineer
3 51 (13.35%) C++ Software Engineer
3 51 (13.35%) Graduate
4 50 (13.09%) Junior
5 36 (9.42%) Network Engineer
6 29 (7.59%) C# Developer
7 27 (7.07%) Software Developer
8 26 (6.81%) Security Engineer
9 24 (6.28%) Graduate Developer
9 24 (6.28%) Network Security Engineer
10 22 (5.76%) Java Developer
11 20 (5.24%) Consultant
11 20 (5.24%) Senior Security Engineer
11 20 (5.24%) Web Developer
12 19 (4.97%) .NET Developer
12 19 (4.97%) Senior Developer
12 19 (4.97%) Senior Network Engineer
12 19 (4.97%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 18 (4.71%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (15.71%) Web Services
2 54 (14.14%) HTML
3 53 (13.87%) .NET
4 50 (13.09%) CSS
5 43 (11.26%) Qt
6 30 (7.85%) RESTful
7 27 (7.07%) ASP.NET
7 27 (7.07%) jQuery
7 27 (7.07%) OpenGL
8 26 (6.81%) AngularJS
8 26 (6.81%) WinForms
9 25 (6.54%) MFC
10 20 (5.24%) Natural Language Processing
11 17 (4.45%) React
12 16 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (3.66%) TensorFlow
14 13 (3.40%) CSS3
14 13 (3.40%) HTML5
14 13 (3.40%) REST
15 12 (3.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (18.59%) Algorithms
2 28 (7.33%) CUDA
3 21 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.24%) User Experience
5 16 (4.19%) Life Science
6 15 (3.93%) Robotics
7 13 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.57%) Verilog
11 6 (1.57%) VHDL
12 5 (1.31%) Cybercrime
12 5 (1.31%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.31%) Social Media
13 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.05%) Fintech
13 4 (1.05%) PKI
14 3 (0.79%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 86 (22.51%) Linux
2 72 (18.85%) Windows
3 15 (3.93%) Unix
4 14 (3.66%) Mac OS X
5 10 (2.62%) VxWorks
6 5 (1.31%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.05%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.79%) CentOS
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (34.55%) Software Engineering
2 94 (24.61%) Mathematics
3 85 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (19.90%) Physics
5 38 (9.95%) Machine Learning
5 38 (9.95%) Mentoring
6 35 (9.16%) Test Automation
7 32 (8.38%) Cybersecurity
8 30 (7.85%) Kalman Filter
9 28 (7.33%) MVC
9 28 (7.33%) OOD
9 28 (7.33%) Web Development
10 27 (7.07%) Multithreading
11 26 (6.81%) DevOps
11 26 (6.81%) Software Testing
11 26 (6.81%) Web Filtering
12 23 (6.02%) Analytics
12 23 (6.02%) Manual Testing
12 23 (6.02%) Service Design
12 23 (6.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (39.01%) C++
2 139 (36.39%) Python
3 116 (30.37%) Java
4 75 (19.63%) C
5 70 (18.32%) C#
6 69 (18.06%) JavaScript
7 58 (15.18%) SQL
8 31 (8.12%) Ruby
9 27 (7.07%) Perl
9 27 (7.07%) R
10 26 (6.81%) MATLAB
11 23 (6.02%) Shell Script
12 18 (4.71%) PHP
13 17 (4.45%) Julia
14 16 (4.19%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.57%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.31%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.05%) Groovy
17 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 298 (78.01%) Degree
2 84 (21.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (15.97%) PhD
4 23 (6.02%) Security Cleared
5 19 (4.97%) Master's Degree
6 13 (3.40%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.62%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.09%) CEH
8 8 (2.09%) CHECK Team Member
8 8 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.09%) CREST Certified
8 8 (2.09%) Cyber Scheme
8 8 (2.09%) OSCP
9 7 (1.83%) CCNA
10 5 (1.31%) GCFA
10 5 (1.31%) GCFE
10 5 (1.31%) GCIH
10 5 (1.31%) GREM
10 5 (1.31%) Tigerscheme
11 3 (0.79%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.33%) QA
2 12 (3.14%) PMO
3 10 (2.62%) ECSS
4 6 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.52%) GCP
7 1 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.26%) GDPR
7 1 (0.26%) IASME
7 1 (0.26%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 21 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.36%) Firmware
3 7 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.57%) Docker
5 4 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (3.93%) SCOM
2 12 (3.14%) Ansible
2 12 (3.14%) Nagios
3 8 (2.09%) Nessus
4 4 (1.05%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.05%) SCCM
4 4 (1.05%) Terraform
5 3 (0.79%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (0.79%) Nmap
5 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.79%) Puppet
6 2 (0.52%) Salt
7 1 (0.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 65 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.07%) Palo Alto
3 21 (5.50%) Juniper
3 21 (5.50%) Oracle
4 16 (4.19%) Cisco
5 14 (3.66%) Sophos
6 12 (3.14%) SolarWinds
7 10 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.36%) Apple
8 9 (2.36%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.09%) SAP
10 7 (1.83%) VMware
11 5 (1.31%) Capita
12 4 (1.05%) IBM
13 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.52%) New Relic
14 1 (0.26%) F5
14 1 (0.26%) Fortinet
14 1 (0.26%) Google
14 1 (0.26%) Talend