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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 276 334 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.02% 6.30% 5.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.33% 16.97% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 199 260 240
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1800 1968 1850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.76% 37.15% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1391 1511
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -4 137 £42,500 -15.00% 16
Bracknell -25 33 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Slough +5 30 £40,000 -30.43% 11
Maidenhead +10 21 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Newbury -8 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Windsor -7 6 £25,250 -71.14% 1
Hungerford -2 3 £32,500 -
Wokingham -10 1 £31,000 -24.39%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 455 (89.57%) Degree
2 175 (34.45%) SQL
3 171 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (26.57%) Java
5 130 (25.59%) HTML
6 129 (25.39%) Linux
7 128 (25.20%) Telecoms
8 124 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
9 121 (23.82%) JavaScript
9 121 (23.82%) CSS
10 117 (23.03%) Finance
11 110 (21.65%) .NET
12 96 (18.90%) C#
13 95 (18.70%) Windows
14 92 (18.11%) SQL Server
15 91 (17.91%) Software Engineering
16 75 (14.76%) jQuery
16 75 (14.76%) Oracle
17 73 (14.37%) XML
17 73 (14.37%) Scrum
18 70 (13.78%) Microsoft
19 66 (12.99%) C++
20 63 (12.40%) Project Management
20 63 (12.40%) UNIX
21 61 (12.01%) TCP/IP
22 60 (11.81%) HTTP
22 60 (11.81%) TDD
23 56 (11.02%) MS Excel
23 56 (11.02%) J2EE
24 48 (9.45%) Mathematics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 44 (8.66%) Tomcat
2 33 (6.50%) Apache
3 28 (5.51%) WebLogic
4 27 (5.31%) Apache Solr
5 18 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.35%) IIS
7 12 (2.36%) CMS
8 10 (1.97%) Node.js
8 10 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (1.97%) Joomla!
8 10 (1.97%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.38%) Drupal
10 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.39%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.39%) DNN
13 1 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (0.20%) Jetty
13 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 56 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.97%) MS Office
3 8 (1.57%) MS Project
4 4 (0.79%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 14 (2.76%) HFM
1 14 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (0.79%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.79%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI-GL
2 4 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) PaaS
2 2 (0.39%) IaaS
2 2 (0.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (12.01%) TCP/IP
2 60 (11.81%) HTTP
3 33 (6.50%) Firewall
4 20 (3.94%) Wireless
5 18 (3.54%) 3G
6 17 (3.35%) LDAP
6 17 (3.35%) Network Security
7 16 (3.15%) HSPA
7 16 (3.15%) WiMAX
7 16 (3.15%) GSM
7 16 (3.15%) UMTS
7 16 (3.15%) CDMA2000
8 13 (2.56%) Internet
8 13 (2.56%) SAN
8 13 (2.56%) NAS
9 12 (2.36%) DNS
9 12 (2.36%) MPLS
10 10 (1.97%) Kerberos
10 10 (1.97%) FTP
10 10 (1.97%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (18.11%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.66%) MySQL
3 22 (4.33%) OLAP
4 21 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (3.74%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.54%) Oracle OLAP
6 18 (3.54%) OLTP
7 17 (3.35%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (2.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (2.76%) SQL Navigator
8 14 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.97%) Big Data
11 8 (1.57%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.18%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (8.46%) Selenium
1 43 (8.46%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.51%) Mockito
3 24 (4.72%) Subversion
4 20 (3.94%) Visual Studio
5 17 (3.35%) QuickTest Pro
6 14 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.76%) Toad
7 8 (1.57%) JUnit
8 5 (0.98%) TestDirector
9 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.39%) PeopleTools
10 2 (0.39%) Ant
10 2 (0.39%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.39%) Maven
10 2 (0.39%) Xcode
10 2 (0.39%) JIRA
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
General
1 128 (25.20%) Telecoms
2 117 (23.03%) Finance
3 42 (8.27%) Marketing
4 30 (5.91%) Billing
5 24 (4.72%) Banking
6 12 (2.36%) Advertising
7 9 (1.77%) French Language
7 9 (1.77%) Legal
8 8 (1.57%) Games
8 8 (1.57%) Electronics
8 8 (1.57%) Front Office
8 8 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.57%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.98%) German Language
10 4 (0.79%) Automotive
10 4 (0.79%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.59%) Local Government
12 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 192 (37.80%) Developer
2 68 (13.39%) Software Engineer
3 65 (12.80%) Graduate
3 65 (12.80%) Analyst
4 58 (11.42%) Consultant
5 54 (10.63%) Java Developer
6 48 (9.45%) Junior
7 40 (7.87%) Business Analyst
8 31 (6.10%) Architect
9 29 (5.71%) Java Consultant
10 26 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
11 25 (4.92%) Software Developer
12 24 (4.72%) Graduate Developer
13 23 (4.53%) Web Developer
13 23 (4.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 22 (4.33%) Support Engineer
14 22 (4.33%) Junior Developer
15 21 (4.13%) Solutions Consultant
16 20 (3.94%) Administrator
17 18 (3.54%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (25.59%) HTML
2 121 (23.82%) CSS
3 110 (21.65%) .NET
4 75 (14.76%) jQuery
5 73 (14.37%) XML
6 56 (11.02%) J2EE
7 44 (8.66%) JSP
7 44 (8.66%) Spring
8 42 (8.27%) HTML5
8 42 (8.27%) Web Services
9 32 (6.30%) ASP.NET
10 30 (5.91%) CSS3
11 29 (5.71%) Java EE
11 29 (5.71%) XSLT
12 28 (5.51%) XHTML
13 20 (3.94%) Hibernate
14 19 (3.74%) Servlets
15 16 (3.15%) EJB
15 16 (3.15%) Struts
16 14 (2.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 124 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (9.45%) Mathematics
3 34 (6.69%) Client/Server
3 34 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 34 (6.69%) iPad
4 17 (3.35%) User Experience
5 16 (3.15%) Open Source
5 16 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (2.36%) Physics
8 9 (1.77%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.77%) iPhone
9 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.18%) Clustering
11 5 (0.98%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.79%) Kindle
12 4 (0.79%) Replication
12 4 (0.79%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 129 (25.39%) Linux
2 95 (18.70%) Windows
3 63 (12.40%) UNIX
4 14 (2.76%) Mac OS X
5 10 (1.97%) Android
6 9 (1.77%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.38%) Solaris
9 5 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (17.91%) Software Engineering
3 73 (14.37%) Scrum
4 63 (12.40%) Project Management
5 60 (11.81%) TDD
6 41 (8.07%) Mentoring
7 40 (7.87%) OO
7 40 (7.87%) SOA
8 37 (7.28%) E-Commerce
9 34 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (6.30%) Unit Testing
10 32 (6.30%) Business Analysis
11 31 (6.10%) CRM
11 31 (6.10%) UML
12 28 (5.51%) DSDM
12 28 (5.51%) BDD
13 27 (5.31%) Extreme Programming
14 25 (4.92%) Migration
15 24 (4.72%) Workflow
15 24 (4.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 175 (34.45%) SQL
2 135 (26.57%) Java
3 121 (23.82%) JavaScript
4 96 (18.90%) C#
5 66 (12.99%) C++
6 47 (9.25%) C
7 38 (7.48%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.53%) Python
9 22 (4.33%) T-SQL
9 22 (4.33%) Perl
10 18 (3.54%) Ruby
11 13 (2.56%) VB
11 13 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.36%) PHP
13 10 (1.97%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.57%) ABAP
15 7 (1.38%) VC++
16 6 (1.18%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.79%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 455 (89.57%) Degree
2 23 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.54%) CISSP
5 12 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.97%) ISEB
6 10 (1.97%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.77%) MCITP
7 9 (1.77%) MCSE
8 6 (1.18%) PhD
9 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.79%) CISA
9 4 (0.79%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.79%) CCA
10 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.39%) CGEIT
11 2 (0.39%) CISM
11 2 (0.39%) CCNA
11 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.48%) QA
2 12 (2.36%) SLA
3 8 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.98%) GPG13
6 4 (0.79%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.39%) COSO
8 2 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.97%) NFS
4 6 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.98%) Firmware
5 5 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.59%) KVM
6 3 (0.59%) vSphere
7 2 (0.39%) Samba
7 2 (0.39%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (1.57%) SCCM
2 7 (1.38%) Nagios
2 7 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.98%) Netcool
4 4 (0.79%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.59%) Puppet
6 2 (0.39%) Opsview
6 2 (0.39%) Nessus
7 1 (0.20%) Cacti
Vendors
1 75 (14.76%) Oracle
2 70 (13.78%) Microsoft
3 47 (9.25%) SAP
4 29 (5.71%) hybris
5 21 (4.13%) VMware
5 21 (4.13%) Huawei
6 20 (3.94%) Cisco
7 15 (2.95%) Informatica
8 14 (2.76%) EMC
8 14 (2.76%) Hyperion
9 12 (2.36%) HP
10 11 (2.17%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.77%) NetApp
11 9 (1.77%) AppDynamics
12 8 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.38%) Juniper
13 7 (1.38%) Remedy
14 6 (1.18%) F5
14 6 (1.18%) JD Edwards
15 5 (0.98%) Ab Initio
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: 16 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus 12% bonus and other benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 7 days ago