The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 331 276 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.63% 5.05% 4.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.61% 13.66% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 184 210 210
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1880 2020 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.67% 36.94% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1322 1579
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Berkshire region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Berkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 195 £46,250 +10.11% 27
Bracknell +5 37 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Maidenhead +7 18 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Newbury +8 17 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Slough -24 9 £75,000 +25.00% 3
Wokingham -4 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Crowthorne - 3 £40,000 -
Windsor -6 1 £60,000 +158.06%
Ascot - 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 566 (87.08%) Degree
2 234 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (28.00%) Linux
4 174 (26.77%) SQL
5 166 (25.54%) Java
6 161 (24.77%) Analytical Skills
7 141 (21.69%) Oracle
8 130 (20.00%) Windows
9 120 (18.46%) SQL Server
10 116 (17.85%) .NET
11 112 (17.23%) Software Engineering
12 111 (17.08%) Project Management
13 106 (16.31%) JavaScript
14 104 (16.00%) Telecoms
15 99 (15.23%) Microsoft
16 91 (14.00%) C#
17 87 (13.38%) HTML
18 85 (13.08%) Web Services
19 83 (12.77%) Scrum
20 79 (12.15%) CSS
21 74 (11.38%) TCP/IP
22 72 (11.08%) MS Excel
23 71 (10.92%) Python
23 71 (10.92%) Mathematics
24 67 (10.31%) QA
25 66 (10.15%) Oracle Database
26 65 (10.00%) Finance
27 63 (9.69%) C++
27 63 (9.69%) WebLogic
28 60 (9.23%) MySQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 63 (9.69%) WebLogic
2 30 (4.62%) Apache
3 29 (4.46%) Tomcat
4 28 (4.31%) WebSphere
5 24 (3.69%) OpenStack
6 19 (2.92%) IIS
6 19 (2.92%) JBoss
7 18 (2.77%) SharePoint
8 13 (2.00%) CMS
9 9 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (1.38%) nginx
10 8 (1.23%) Drupal
11 7 (1.08%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.08%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.08%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.92%) Node.js
12 6 (0.92%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 72 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.46%) MS Office
3 8 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.23%) MS Project
4 4 (0.62%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (3.23%) HFM
1 21 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
2 12 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Unica
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.15%) SaaS
2 26 (4.00%) PaaS
2 26 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.85%) Taleo
5 11 (1.69%) Responsys
6 9 (1.38%) IaaS
7 5 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.77%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.15%) Heroku
10 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 74 (11.38%) TCP/IP
2 57 (8.77%) Firewall
3 45 (6.92%) HTTP
4 38 (5.85%) Internet
5 37 (5.69%) DNS
6 18 (2.77%) Wireless
7 16 (2.46%) SMTP
8 15 (2.31%) LDAP
8 15 (2.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (2.15%) SSL
10 13 (2.00%) HTTPS
10 13 (2.00%) Broadband
10 13 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.69%) DHCP
11 11 (1.69%) VPN
12 10 (1.54%) FTP
12 10 (1.54%) Network Security
12 10 (1.54%) SSH
12 10 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 66 (10.15%) Oracle Database
3 60 (9.23%) MySQL
4 50 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 35 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (4.62%) OLTP
8 29 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
8 29 (4.46%) OLAP
9 24 (3.69%) Oracle OLAP
10 22 (3.38%) Hadoop
10 22 (3.38%) NoSQL
11 21 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 21 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
11 21 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 21 (3.23%) SQL Navigator
11 21 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (2.92%) Big Data
13 15 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (2.31%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (4.92%) Maven
2 28 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 24 (3.69%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.69%) Selenium
4 22 (3.38%) Ant
5 21 (3.23%) Toad
5 21 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (3.08%) JIRA
7 19 (2.92%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 10 (1.54%) Subversion
10 8 (1.23%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.08%) Gradle
11 7 (1.08%) Grunt
11 7 (1.08%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.08%) Mockito
11 7 (1.08%) Mocha
12 6 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (0.92%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.77%) FitNesse
General
1 104 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 65 (10.00%) Finance
3 58 (8.92%) Marketing
4 18 (2.77%) German Language
5 17 (2.62%) Billing
6 15 (2.31%) Retail
6 15 (2.31%) French Language
7 13 (2.00%) Advertising
8 11 (1.69%) Spanish Language
9 10 (1.54%) Italian Language
9 10 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.23%) Legal
11 7 (1.08%) Banking
12 6 (0.92%) Publishing
12 6 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.92%) Cantonese Language
12 6 (0.92%) Electronics
13 5 (0.77%) Games
14 4 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 182 (28.00%) Developer
2 90 (13.85%) Analyst
3 58 (8.92%) Software Engineer
3 58 (8.92%) Administrator
4 55 (8.46%) Graduate
5 51 (7.85%) Java Developer
6 45 (6.92%) Senior Developer
7 38 (5.85%) DBA
8 37 (5.69%) Business Analyst
9 36 (5.54%) Junior
10 33 (5.08%) Architect
10 33 (5.08%) Consultant
10 33 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
11 32 (4.92%) Support Engineer
12 31 (4.77%) .NET Developer
13 27 (4.15%) Software Developer
14 26 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (3.69%) Technical Support
16 22 (3.38%) Technical Support Engineer
16 22 (3.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (17.85%) .NET
2 87 (13.38%) HTML
3 85 (13.08%) Web Services
4 79 (12.15%) CSS
5 52 (8.00%) J2EE
6 39 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 36 (5.54%) jQuery
8 35 (5.38%) Middleware
9 33 (5.08%) Spring
9 33 (5.08%) XML
10 31 (4.77%) .NET Framework
11 27 (4.15%) RESTful
12 23 (3.54%) HTML5
13 22 (3.38%) LAMP
14 21 (3.23%) Hibernate
15 20 (3.08%) Ajax
15 20 (3.08%) Servlets
15 20 (3.08%) EJB
16 19 (2.92%) WPF
17 18 (2.77%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 161 (24.77%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (10.92%) Mathematics
3 59 (9.08%) Enterprise Software
4 55 (8.46%) Management Information System
5 45 (6.92%) Data Centre
6 38 (5.85%) Statistics
7 27 (4.15%) Physics
8 21 (3.23%) Clustering
9 18 (2.77%) User Experience
9 18 (2.77%) Public Cloud
10 16 (2.46%) Visualisation
10 16 (2.46%) Replication
11 14 (2.15%) Client/Server
11 14 (2.15%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.85%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.23%) iPad
13 8 (1.23%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.23%) PMI
14 6 (0.92%) IVR
14 6 (0.92%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 182 (28.00%) Linux
2 130 (20.00%) Windows
3 50 (7.69%) UNIX
4 25 (3.85%) Solaris
5 20 (3.08%) Android
6 18 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.77%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.62%) Oracle Linux
7 17 (2.62%) Mac OS X
8 12 (1.85%) CentOS
9 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.31%) Debian
10 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (17.23%) Software Engineering
3 111 (17.08%) Project Management
4 83 (12.77%) Scrum
5 52 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 51 (7.85%) Performance Tuning
7 50 (7.69%) Open Source
8 47 (7.23%) ITIL
9 46 (7.08%) SOA
10 45 (6.92%) TDD
10 45 (6.92%) Time Management
11 42 (6.46%) ETL
12 41 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (6.15%) PRINCE2
14 38 (5.85%) ERP
14 38 (5.85%) SDLC
15 36 (5.54%) Unit Testing
16 35 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (5.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (26.77%) SQL
2 166 (25.54%) Java
3 106 (16.31%) JavaScript
4 91 (14.00%) C#
5 71 (10.92%) Python
6 63 (9.69%) C++
7 55 (8.46%) C
8 54 (8.31%) Perl
9 37 (5.69%) PHP
10 31 (4.77%) T-SQL
11 26 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 23 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 21 (3.23%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.62%) PowerShell
15 16 (2.46%) Bash Shell
16 14 (2.15%) Ruby
17 11 (1.69%) VBScript
18 8 (1.23%) MATLAB
19 6 (0.92%) VB
20 4 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 566 (87.08%) Degree
2 34 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (4.46%) PMI Certification
4 23 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.38%) CCNA
5 22 (3.38%) ISEB
6 21 (3.23%) CCNP
6 21 (3.23%) PMP
7 20 (3.08%) ISTQB
8 18 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (2.15%) CCIE
10 13 (2.00%) CISSP
11 11 (1.69%) MCP
12 10 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (1.54%) JNCIE
13 9 (1.38%) MCDBA
14 8 (1.23%) MCSE
15 7 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (10.31%) QA
2 27 (4.15%) SLA
3 12 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) GPG13
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (3.08%) Xen
4 12 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 9 (1.38%) Squid
6 9 (1.38%) qmail
7 7 (1.08%) KVM
8 6 (0.92%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.77%) NFS
10 3 (0.46%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.31%) vSphere
12 1 (0.15%) XenServer
12 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.15%) Snort
12 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (4.46%) Puppet
2 25 (3.85%) Graphite
3 18 (2.77%) Nagios
4 14 (2.15%) ZABBIX
4 14 (2.15%) Cacti
4 14 (2.15%) Ganglia
4 14 (2.15%) collectd
4 14 (2.15%) logstash
5 12 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (1.08%) SCCM
7 6 (0.92%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.92%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.77%) Salt
9 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.31%) Netcool
Vendors
1 141 (21.69%) Oracle
2 99 (15.23%) Microsoft
3 38 (5.85%) Cisco
3 38 (5.85%) Sun
4 35 (5.38%) VMware
5 29 (4.46%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.85%) AppDynamics
7 24 (3.69%) Informatica
8 21 (3.23%) Hyperion
9 15 (2.31%) F5
10 14 (2.15%) HP
11 13 (2.00%) Juniper
11 13 (2.00%) SAP
12 12 (1.85%) LANDesk
13 11 (1.69%) Eloqua
13 11 (1.69%) IBM
13 11 (1.69%) BT
14 10 (1.54%) Splunk
15 9 (1.38%) Google
15 9 (1.38%) Vertica
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