The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 276 289 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.83% 5.43% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.72% 18.61% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 212 249 259
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1651 1553 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.88% 29.18% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1150 1308
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Computer Science
South East

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 122 £50,000 +20.48% 20
Bracknell +17 41 £45,000 - 2
Slough -30 21 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Maidenhead -11 17 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Newbury -21 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wokingham -9 8 £37,500 +29.31%
Hungerford +5 2 £48,750 +114.28%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 539 (87.79%) Degree
2 201 (32.74%) C#
3 188 (30.62%) Java
4 183 (29.80%) Linux
5 164 (26.71%) .NET
6 152 (24.76%) SQL Server
6 152 (24.76%) Software Engineering
7 148 (24.10%) C++
8 145 (23.62%) SQL
9 142 (23.13%) JavaScript
10 134 (21.82%) Windows
11 130 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
12 128 (20.85%) HTML
13 105 (17.10%) Telecoms
14 104 (16.94%) CSS
15 101 (16.45%) Enterprise Software
16 97 (15.80%) Oracle
17 90 (14.66%) UNIX
18 85 (13.84%) ASP.NET
18 85 (13.84%) QA
19 84 (13.68%) Microsoft
20 80 (13.03%) OO
21 75 (12.21%) XML
22 74 (12.05%) Unit Testing
23 70 (11.40%) Python
24 69 (11.24%) PHP
24 69 (11.24%) Mathematics
25 67 (10.91%) NoSQL
26 64 (10.42%) TDD
26 64 (10.42%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 43 (7.00%) IIS
2 38 (6.19%) Apache
3 25 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.77%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.79%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.30%) CMS
7 7 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.14%) Mule
8 6 (0.98%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.49%) Node.js
11 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.33%) JRun
13 1 (0.16%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.16%) concrete5
Applications
1 58 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.93%) MS Office
3 8 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.07%) SaaS
2 10 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.81%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.49%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Force.com
5 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.93%) TCP/IP
2 50 (8.14%) HTTP
3 47 (7.65%) Internet
4 32 (5.21%) VoIP
5 28 (4.56%) DNS
6 26 (4.23%) Firewall
7 25 (4.07%) NAS
8 18 (2.93%) SAN
9 16 (2.61%) FTP
10 14 (2.28%) SMTP
11 13 (2.12%) Broadband
11 13 (2.12%) Ethernet
11 13 (2.12%) TELNET
12 12 (1.95%) UMTS
12 12 (1.95%) GSM
13 11 (1.79%) 3G
13 11 (1.79%) iSCSI
14 10 (1.63%) LDAP
14 10 (1.63%) DHCP
15 8 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 67 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 57 (9.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 56 (9.12%) Riak
5 48 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (6.03%) MySQL
7 27 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (2.44%) DB2
11 12 (1.95%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.63%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.14%) Data Mart
15 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.81%) Big Data
16 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (4.72%) Visual Studio
2 25 (4.07%) Subversion
3 16 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.28%) Eclipse
5 9 (1.47%) Maven
5 9 (1.47%) TeamCity
5 9 (1.47%) Selenium
6 4 (0.65%) JIRA
6 4 (0.65%) JUnit
7 3 (0.49%) JMeter
7 3 (0.49%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.49%) Ant
7 3 (0.49%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.49%) TestNG
8 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.33%) Hudson
8 2 (0.33%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (0.16%) NUnit
9 1 (0.16%) Toad
General
1 105 (17.10%) Telecoms
2 56 (9.12%) Finance
3 26 (4.23%) Games
4 20 (3.26%) Marketing
5 19 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (2.93%) Multimedia
7 16 (2.61%) Back Office
8 10 (1.63%) Legal
9 9 (1.47%) Electronics
10 7 (1.14%) Retail
10 7 (1.14%) German Language
11 5 (0.81%) Banking
11 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.81%) French Language
12 4 (0.65%) Advertising
13 3 (0.49%) Billing
14 2 (0.33%) Publishing
14 2 (0.33%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 240 (39.09%) Developer
2 104 (16.94%) Senior Developer
3 83 (13.52%) Software Engineer
4 72 (11.73%) Java Developer
5 66 (10.75%) Graduate
6 63 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 44 (7.17%) Junior
8 42 (6.84%) Analyst
9 41 (6.68%) Graduate Developer
9 41 (6.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 34 (5.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 27 (4.40%) Junior Developer
12 25 (4.07%) QA Engineer
13 24 (3.91%) Senior Software Developer
14 23 (3.75%) Tester
14 23 (3.75%) Graduate Software Developer
15 22 (3.58%) Consultant
16 21 (3.42%) Principal Engineer
17 20 (3.26%) Development Manager
17 20 (3.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (26.71%) .NET
2 128 (20.85%) HTML
3 104 (16.94%) CSS
4 85 (13.84%) ASP.NET
5 75 (12.21%) XML
6 64 (10.42%) jQuery
7 48 (7.82%) Web Services
8 44 (7.17%) Ajax
9 41 (6.68%) HTML5
10 39 (6.35%) J2EE
11 36 (5.86%) SOAP
12 27 (4.40%) Servlets
13 25 (4.07%) CSS3
14 24 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (3.58%) .NET Framework
16 19 (3.09%) WCF
16 19 (3.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (2.93%) WebKit
17 18 (2.93%) Hibernate
18 16 (2.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 101 (16.45%) Enterprise Software
2 69 (11.24%) Mathematics
3 33 (5.37%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.07%) Open Source
5 17 (2.77%) iPad
5 17 (2.77%) iPhone
6 16 (2.61%) IPTV
7 14 (2.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (2.12%) Smartphone
8 13 (2.12%) Physics
9 12 (1.95%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.95%) Derivative
10 11 (1.79%) Clustering
10 11 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.79%) Firmware
10 11 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.63%) Replication
12 8 (1.30%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.30%) Statistics
13 7 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 183 (29.80%) Linux
2 134 (21.82%) Windows
3 90 (14.66%) UNIX
4 14 (2.28%) Solaris
5 13 (2.12%) Android
6 11 (1.79%) AIX
6 11 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.47%) HPUX
7 9 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (24.76%) Software Engineering
2 130 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (13.03%) OO
4 74 (12.05%) Unit Testing
5 64 (10.42%) TDD
6 60 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 55 (8.96%) Document Management
8 53 (8.63%) Business Continuity
9 45 (7.33%) Scrum
10 33 (5.37%) MVC
11 32 (5.21%) ITIL
12 29 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (4.72%) OOP
13 26 (4.23%) Test Automation
14 24 (3.91%) Project Management
15 23 (3.75%) Time Management
15 23 (3.75%) Infrastructure Management
16 22 (3.58%) Waterfall
16 22 (3.58%) User Stories
17 21 (3.42%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 201 (32.74%) C#
2 188 (30.62%) Java
3 148 (24.10%) C++
4 145 (23.62%) SQL
5 142 (23.13%) JavaScript
6 70 (11.40%) Python
7 69 (11.24%) PHP
8 55 (8.96%) Perl
9 51 (8.31%) C
10 42 (6.84%) VB.NET
11 18 (2.93%) VB
12 17 (2.77%) T-SQL
12 17 (2.77%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.61%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.47%) F#
15 6 (0.98%) Assembly Language
15 6 (0.98%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.98%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.81%) Ruby
16 5 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 539 (87.79%) Degree
2 22 (3.58%) OCA
2 22 (3.58%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.12%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.95%) MCSE
7 11 (1.79%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.79%) ISEB
7 11 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.30%) CCNP
8 8 (1.30%) MCITP
9 7 (1.14%) PhD
9 7 (1.14%) MCP
9 7 (1.14%) CCNA
9 7 (1.14%) PMP
9 7 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.98%) CISSP
11 4 (0.65%) VCP5
11 4 (0.65%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (13.84%) QA
2 14 (2.28%) SLA
3 11 (1.79%) HL7
4 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) GAMP
6 2 (0.33%) GPG13
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.44%) NFS
3 13 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.49%) vCloud
7 2 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.33%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.16%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.95%) NetBackup
2 11 (1.79%) Backup Exec
2 11 (1.79%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.65%) Puppet
4 3 (0.49%) Nagios
4 3 (0.49%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.33%) Cacti
5 2 (0.33%) SmokePing
6 1 (0.16%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.16%) MOM
6 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.16%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.16%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.16%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 97 (15.80%) Oracle
2 84 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.23%) VMware
4 22 (3.58%) Google
5 17 (2.77%) HP
6 15 (2.44%) Cisco
7 11 (1.79%) Teradata
7 11 (1.79%) Hitachi
7 11 (1.79%) Dell
8 9 (1.47%) IBM
8 9 (1.47%) Veritas
9 8 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.30%) JBoss
10 6 (0.98%) Lotus
10 6 (0.98%) Huawei
11 5 (0.81%) Websense
11 5 (0.81%) Symantec
11 5 (0.81%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.65%) McAfee
12 4 (0.65%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis IT
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago