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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 251 323 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.17% 5.85% 4.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.84% 15.82% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 186 188 215
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,901 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +3.73%
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
1955 2042 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.26% 36.97% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1420 1497
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 149 £55,000 +22.22% 29
Bracknell -27 29 £30,000 -29.41% 4
Maidenhead +6 24 £37,500 -42.30%
Slough +5 17 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Newbury -3 6 £80,000 +166.66% 1
Windsor +15 1 £57,500 +58.62% 1
Wokingham -22 1 £30,000 -31.81% 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 507 (91.02%) Degree
2 138 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (24.60%) C#
4 122 (21.90%) Linux
5 119 (21.36%) C++
6 117 (21.01%) Windows
7 114 (20.47%) Telecoms
8 113 (20.29%) Java
8 113 (20.29%) Software Engineering
9 111 (19.93%) Python
10 107 (19.21%) SQL Server
10 107 (19.21%) Microsoft
11 100 (17.95%) SQL
11 100 (17.95%) .NET
12 92 (16.52%) JavaScript
13 80 (14.36%) HTML
14 69 (12.39%) MS Excel
14 69 (12.39%) C
15 68 (12.21%) Oracle
16 67 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
17 66 (11.85%) Mathematics
18 65 (11.67%) Web Services
19 62 (11.13%) CSS
20 59 (10.59%) Finance
21 58 (10.41%) Scrum
22 56 (10.05%) VMware
22 56 (10.05%) CRM
23 52 (9.34%) Management Information System
23 52 (9.34%) Information Security
24 51 (9.16%) TCP/IP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 46 (8.26%) Node.js
2 44 (7.90%) WebLogic
3 42 (7.54%) IIS
4 29 (5.21%) Tomcat
5 28 (5.03%) Apache
6 27 (4.85%) JBoss
7 21 (3.77%) WebSphere
8 16 (2.87%) nginx
9 14 (2.51%) MS Exchange
9 14 (2.51%) OpenStack
9 14 (2.51%) Tuxedo
10 8 (1.44%) CMS
10 8 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.44%) Skype for Business
11 6 (1.08%) Drupal
11 6 (1.08%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.33%) MS Office
3 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.72%) Summit
3 3 (0.54%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.03%) SaaS
3 18 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.33%) Office 365
5 7 (1.26%) Force.com
6 5 (0.90%) Yammer
7 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.16%) TCP/IP
2 44 (7.90%) HTTP
3 38 (6.82%) Firewall
4 35 (6.28%) DNS
4 35 (6.28%) SMTP
5 32 (5.75%) SSL
6 26 (4.67%) LDAP
7 21 (3.77%) SAN
8 20 (3.59%) Wireshark
9 19 (3.41%) LAN
10 18 (3.23%) WAN
11 17 (3.05%) Internet
12 16 (2.87%) NAS
12 16 (2.87%) Wireless
13 15 (2.69%) IP Telephony
13 15 (2.69%) VoLTE
14 14 (2.51%) VoWiFi
15 13 (2.33%) FTP
16 12 (2.15%) IMAP
16 12 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.90%) Oracle Database
3 36 (6.46%) Big Data
4 25 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.95%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.59%) MySQL
7 10 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.90%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.72%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.54%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.54%) Redis
12 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (3.05%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.69%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.15%) AQtime
4 12 (2.15%) WebLOAD
5 11 (1.97%) Subversion
6 8 (1.44%) Maven
7 7 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.26%) JIRA
8 5 (0.90%) Android Studio
9 3 (0.54%) Ant
9 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.36%) ERwin
10 2 (0.36%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.18%) JMeter
11 1 (0.18%) JUnit
11 1 (0.18%) Mockito
11 1 (0.18%) Selenium
11 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 114 (20.47%) Telecoms
2 59 (10.59%) Finance
3 50 (8.98%) Marketing
4 35 (6.28%) Billing
5 24 (4.31%) Advertising
6 18 (3.23%) Electronics
7 11 (1.97%) Local Government
7 11 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.44%) Banking
9 6 (1.08%) Legal
10 4 (0.72%) Retail
11 3 (0.54%) German Language
12 2 (0.36%) French Language
12 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (28.73%) Developer
2 81 (14.54%) Software Engineer
3 74 (13.29%) Graduate
4 61 (10.95%) Analyst
5 45 (8.08%) C# Developer
6 44 (7.90%) .NET Developer
7 40 (7.18%) Consultant
7 40 (7.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 40 (7.18%) Junior
8 38 (6.82%) Business Analyst
9 36 (6.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 33 (5.92%) Support Engineer
11 32 (5.75%) Software Developer
12 29 (5.21%) Technical Support
13 28 (5.03%) Junior Developer
13 28 (5.03%) Python Developer
14 27 (4.85%) C++ Developer
15 25 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
16 24 (4.31%) Graduate Developer
17 23 (4.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (17.95%) .NET
2 80 (14.36%) HTML
3 65 (11.67%) Web Services
4 62 (11.13%) CSS
5 44 (7.90%) XML
6 40 (7.18%) AngularJS
7 28 (5.03%) Middleware
8 26 (4.67%) HTML5
9 21 (3.77%) jQuery
10 19 (3.41%) JSON
11 17 (3.05%) ASP.NET
12 16 (2.87%) RESTful
13 15 (2.69%) LAMP
14 14 (2.51%) Ajax
14 14 (2.51%) MAPI
14 14 (2.51%) REST
14 14 (2.51%) WebRTC
14 14 (2.51%) WPF
15 13 (2.33%) J2EE
16 12 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (11.85%) Mathematics
3 52 (9.34%) Management Information System
4 41 (7.36%) Physics
5 24 (4.31%) Data Centre
6 23 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.69%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.15%) User Experience
9 11 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.97%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (1.80%) Clustering
11 9 (1.62%) PMI
11 9 (1.62%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.26%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.90%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.90%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.90%) Smart Meter
15 4 (0.72%) EqualLogic
15 4 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 122 (21.90%) Linux
2 117 (21.01%) Windows
3 48 (8.62%) Unix
4 37 (6.64%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.97%) Android
6 11 (1.97%) Solaris
7 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.08%) CentOS
10 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.72%) HPUX
11 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (20.29%) Software Engineering
3 58 (10.41%) Scrum
4 56 (10.05%) CRM
5 52 (9.34%) Information Security
6 43 (7.72%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (7.72%) Data Management
7 41 (7.36%) Presales
7 41 (7.36%) TDD
8 39 (7.00%) SDLC
9 35 (6.28%) eTOM
10 34 (6.10%) Convergent Charging
10 34 (6.10%) OO
11 33 (5.92%) Unit Testing
12 31 (5.57%) Business Analysis
13 30 (5.39%) Open Source
14 28 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (4.85%) Workflow
16 26 (4.67%) Performance Tuning
17 25 (4.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (24.60%) C#
2 119 (21.36%) C++
3 113 (20.29%) Java
4 111 (19.93%) Python
5 100 (17.95%) SQL
6 92 (16.52%) JavaScript
7 69 (12.39%) C
8 26 (4.67%) Shell Script
9 23 (4.13%) Perl
9 23 (4.13%) Ruby
10 18 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.51%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.51%) VB
12 13 (2.33%) PHP
13 8 (1.44%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.72%) VBScript
16 3 (0.54%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 507 (91.02%) Degree
2 33 (5.92%) CISSP
3 21 (3.77%) CISA
4 20 (3.59%) CISM
5 16 (2.87%) IISP
6 12 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.15%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.80%) ISEB
7 10 (1.80%) PhD
7 10 (1.80%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.62%) CCNA
9 8 (1.44%) MCSE
10 7 (1.26%) CEH
11 6 (1.08%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.08%) MBA
12 5 (0.90%) GSEC
13 4 (0.72%) MCITP
13 4 (0.72%) VCP5
13 4 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.72%) QA
2 10 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.26%) SLA
4 4 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 39 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.41%) VMware ESX
4 13 (2.33%) NFS
5 12 (2.15%) qmail
5 12 (2.15%) Squid
6 5 (0.90%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.72%) Firmware
7 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.54%) Docker
8 3 (0.54%) OpenSSH
8 3 (0.54%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.36%) Snort
10 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.18%) Samba
10 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.18%) UAG
10 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (3.59%) Nagios
2 17 (3.05%) Cacti
2 17 (3.05%) Puppet
3 12 (2.15%) collectd
3 12 (2.15%) Ganglia
3 12 (2.15%) Graphite
3 12 (2.15%) logstash
3 12 (2.15%) Perfmon
3 12 (2.15%) ZABBIX
4 7 (1.26%) SCCM
5 6 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (0.90%) SmokePing
7 4 (0.72%) Nessus
7 4 (0.72%) Nmap
7 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.54%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 107 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 68 (12.21%) Oracle
3 56 (10.05%) VMware
4 25 (4.49%) Cisco
5 21 (3.77%) HP
6 17 (3.05%) Forcepoint
7 15 (2.69%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.33%) Splunk
9 11 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.80%) Northgate
11 8 (1.44%) EMC
11 8 (1.44%) Huawei
12 7 (1.26%) Ab Initio
12 7 (1.26%) CA
12 7 (1.26%) Juniper
13 6 (1.08%) Citrix
13 6 (1.08%) Cognizant
14 5 (0.90%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.90%) IBM
14 5 (0.90%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + stock + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
GCS
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum Health, Pension, stock
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Appnovation
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago