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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 263 257 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.55% 4.54% 5.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.79% 16.39% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 198 235 232
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1778 1568 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.78% 27.73% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1237 1439
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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 +17 106 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Bracknell -11 30 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Newbury +17 29 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Maidenhead +2 24 £37,500 +50.00%
Slough -11 22 £39,750 -6.47% 3
Windsor -11 6 £27,000 -49.76%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 508 (90.55%) Degree
2 198 (35.29%) SQL
3 162 (28.88%) Linux
4 157 (27.99%) C#
5 156 (27.81%) HTML
6 155 (27.63%) Windows
7 147 (26.20%) .NET
8 134 (23.89%) Java
9 130 (23.17%) JavaScript
10 126 (22.46%) Software Engineering
11 119 (21.21%) CSS
12 104 (18.54%) Oracle
12 104 (18.54%) SQL Server
12 104 (18.54%) Microsoft
13 98 (17.47%) UNIX
14 95 (16.93%) C++
15 93 (16.58%) Telecoms
16 91 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
17 89 (15.86%) Finance
18 77 (13.73%) MS Excel
19 69 (12.30%) ASP.NET
20 62 (11.05%) Mathematics
21 61 (10.87%) QA
22 60 (10.70%) XML
23 59 (10.52%) Internet
24 58 (10.34%) TCP/IP
25 56 (9.98%) Management Information System
26 54 (9.63%) jQuery
27 51 (9.09%) Scrum
28 49 (8.73%) HTTP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 44 (7.84%) IIS
2 43 (7.66%) Tomcat
3 37 (6.60%) Apache
4 22 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.85%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.78%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.43%) CMS
7 8 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.89%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.53%) Drupal
11 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.53%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.36%) Mule
12 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 77 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.39%) MS Office
3 11 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.32%) SaaS
3 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.25%) Office 365
5 6 (1.07%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.71%) GitHub
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (10.52%) Internet
2 58 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 49 (8.73%) HTTP
4 29 (5.17%) Firewall
5 27 (4.81%) SAN
6 21 (3.74%) NAS
7 16 (2.85%) DNS
8 15 (2.67%) SMTP
9 13 (2.32%) LDAP
10 11 (1.96%) IMAP
10 11 (1.96%) Wireshark
11 10 (1.78%) OpenLDAP
12 8 (1.43%) 3G
13 7 (1.25%) Network Security
13 7 (1.25%) Broadband
14 6 (1.07%) DMZ
14 6 (1.07%) VPN
14 6 (1.07%) Intrusion Detection
15 5 (0.89%) GSM
15 5 (0.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.66%) MySQL
3 29 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.60%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.43%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.07%) Big Data
12 5 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.89%) Data Mart
13 4 (0.71%) Text Mining
14 3 (0.53%) DB2
14 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (7.49%) Visual Studio
2 36 (6.42%) Selenium
3 25 (4.46%) Subversion
4 22 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 19 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.03%) Mockito
7 11 (1.96%) AQtime
7 11 (1.96%) WebLOAD
7 11 (1.96%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.25%) Ant
8 7 (1.25%) JUnit
9 5 (0.89%) TestNG
9 5 (0.89%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.89%) JMeter
9 5 (0.89%) JIRA
9 5 (0.89%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.89%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.71%) Maven
11 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.36%) Selenium IDE
General
1 93 (16.58%) Telecoms
2 89 (15.86%) Finance
3 30 (5.35%) Marketing
4 22 (3.92%) Games
5 21 (3.74%) Back Office
6 19 (3.39%) Banking
7 18 (3.21%) French Language
8 13 (2.32%) Advertising
9 12 (2.14%) Multimedia
10 11 (1.96%) German Language
10 11 (1.96%) Electronics
11 9 (1.60%) Legal
12 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.89%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.53%) Billing
15 1 (0.18%) Local Government
15 1 (0.18%) Retail
15 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 202 (36.01%) Developer
2 83 (14.80%) Software Engineer
3 77 (13.73%) Graduate
4 54 (9.63%) Junior
5 52 (9.27%) Software Developer
6 51 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 50 (8.91%) Consultant
8 47 (8.38%) Graduate Developer
9 39 (6.95%) Junior Developer
10 38 (6.77%) .NET Developer
11 37 (6.60%) Senior Developer
12 36 (6.42%) Analyst
13 35 (6.24%) Architect
14 31 (5.53%) Senior Software Engineer
15 29 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
16 28 (4.99%) Test Engineer
17 26 (4.63%) C# Developer
18 22 (3.92%) Graduate Software Developer
19 21 (3.74%) Applications Support
20 20 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (27.81%) HTML
2 147 (26.20%) .NET
3 119 (21.21%) CSS
4 69 (12.30%) ASP.NET
5 60 (10.70%) XML
6 54 (9.63%) jQuery
7 47 (8.38%) J2EE
8 35 (6.24%) JSP
9 34 (6.06%) Spring
10 32 (5.70%) HTML5
11 31 (5.53%) Web Services
12 30 (5.35%) .NET Framework
13 26 (4.63%) XSLT
14 23 (4.10%) JSTL
15 21 (3.74%) CSS3
16 20 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (3.57%) Hibernate
17 18 (3.21%) Ajax
18 17 (3.03%) XHTML
18 17 (3.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.05%) Mathematics
2 56 (9.98%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.99%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (4.28%) iPad
5 21 (3.74%) Clustering
6 20 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 17 (3.03%) Firmware
7 17 (3.03%) Open Source
8 14 (2.50%) IPTV
9 10 (1.78%) E-Learning
9 10 (1.78%) SCORM
10 9 (1.60%) Replication
10 9 (1.60%) iPhone
10 9 (1.60%) Learning Management System
10 9 (1.60%) Physics
11 8 (1.43%) Derivative
12 7 (1.25%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.07%) Device Driver
13 6 (1.07%) Social Media
14 5 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 162 (28.88%) Linux
2 155 (27.63%) Windows
3 98 (17.47%) UNIX
4 16 (2.85%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.32%) Android
6 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.60%) Solaris
8 8 (1.43%) AIX
8 8 (1.43%) HPUX
9 5 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.71%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.71%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (22.46%) Software Engineering
2 91 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (9.09%) Scrum
4 43 (7.66%) OO
5 39 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (6.95%) TDD
5 39 (6.95%) Unit Testing
6 31 (5.53%) BDD
7 28 (4.99%) Infrastructure Management
7 28 (4.99%) MVC
8 27 (4.81%) Time Management
8 27 (4.81%) Web Development
9 26 (4.63%) SOA
9 26 (4.63%) OOP
10 25 (4.46%) Project Management
10 25 (4.46%) UML
11 22 (3.92%) ITIL
12 21 (3.74%) CRM
13 20 (3.57%) Analytics
14 19 (3.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 198 (35.29%) SQL
2 157 (27.99%) C#
3 134 (23.89%) Java
4 130 (23.17%) JavaScript
5 95 (16.93%) C++
6 41 (7.31%) C
7 35 (6.24%) Python
8 27 (4.81%) Perl
9 22 (3.92%) PHP
10 17 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.85%) VB
11 16 (2.85%) Shell Script
12 15 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.67%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.14%) VBScript
13 12 (2.14%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.07%) Google Apps Script
14 6 (1.07%) VB6
14 6 (1.07%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.07%) F#
Qualifications
1 508 (90.55%) Degree
2 22 (3.92%) OCA
2 22 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.03%) CISSP
5 15 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.32%) PMP
6 13 (2.32%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.96%) ISEB
7 11 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.78%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.25%) CCNP
10 5 (0.89%) CCNA
10 5 (0.89%) MCSE
10 5 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.71%) MCTS
11 4 (0.71%) CISM
12 3 (0.53%) MCITP
12 3 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.87%) QA
2 23 (4.10%) SLA
3 7 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) GPG13
5 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) COSO
System Software
1 35 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (2.32%) NFS
5 11 (1.96%) VMware ESX
6 9 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.36%) Nmap
8 2 (0.36%) Samba
8 2 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.36%) vSphere
8 2 (0.36%) KVM
9 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (3.39%) Data Guard
2 13 (2.32%) NetBackup
3 11 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (1.78%) Backup Exec
4 10 (1.78%) Opsview
5 9 (1.60%) Nagios
6 8 (1.43%) Puppet
7 3 (0.53%) Cacti
7 3 (0.53%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.36%) Nessus
8 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.36%) SmokePing
9 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 104 (18.54%) Oracle
1 104 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.38%) VMware
3 26 (4.63%) SAP
4 19 (3.39%) JBoss
5 16 (2.85%) Cisco
5 16 (2.85%) hybris
6 14 (2.50%) Teradata
7 12 (2.14%) IBM
8 11 (1.96%) HP
9 8 (1.43%) Veritas
9 8 (1.43%) Google
9 8 (1.43%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.07%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 6 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.07%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.07%) Dell
11 5 (0.89%) Symantec
11 5 (0.89%) Remedy
12 4 (0.71%) McAfee
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum GBP 25 - 35K +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car + Health
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago