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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 312 291 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.15% 5.22% 4.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.63% 14.30% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 163 227 215
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
1876 2035 1941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.98% 36.47% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1346 1570
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,700 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +16 166 £46,250 -7.50% 34
Bracknell +9 44 £46,750 -1.57% 2
Maidenhead +10 25 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Newbury +2 17 £40,000 - 4
Slough -25 9 £71,250 +18.75% 5
Wokingham +4 7 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Windsor - 2 £24,500 -
Crowthorne - 1 £40,000 - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 519 (87.97%) Degree
2 220 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (28.47%) Linux
4 156 (26.44%) SQL
5 145 (24.58%) Java
6 139 (23.56%) Analytical Skills
7 127 (21.53%) Windows
8 114 (19.32%) SQL Server
9 110 (18.64%) Software Engineering
10 104 (17.63%) JavaScript
10 104 (17.63%) .NET
11 103 (17.46%) Oracle
12 102 (17.29%) Microsoft
13 100 (16.95%) Telecoms
14 92 (15.59%) Project Management
15 86 (14.58%) HTML
16 83 (14.07%) C#
16 83 (14.07%) CSS
17 71 (12.03%) Web Services
18 69 (11.69%) Scrum
19 67 (11.36%) TCP/IP
20 65 (11.02%) C++
20 65 (11.02%) Finance
21 64 (10.85%) MS Excel
22 61 (10.34%) QA
23 60 (10.17%) Mathematics
24 58 (9.83%) C
25 57 (9.66%) Marketing
26 56 (9.49%) Python
27 55 (9.32%) Firewall

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 43 (7.29%) WebLogic
2 23 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 22 (3.73%) Apache
4 20 (3.39%) IIS
5 18 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.54%) CMS
7 14 (2.37%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.69%) JBoss
9 9 (1.53%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.36%) Drupal
10 8 (1.36%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (1.02%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.85%) Node.js
12 5 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.68%) SAS
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.68%) Joomla!
Applications
1 64 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.90%) MS Office
3 9 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.53%) MS Project
4 4 (0.68%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.51%) SPSS
5 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (3.05%) HFM
1 18 (3.05%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.34%) Unica
4 2 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.12%) SaaS
2 21 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.54%) PaaS
5 7 (1.19%) Taleo
6 6 (1.02%) IaaS
6 6 (1.02%) Responsys
7 5 (0.85%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 67 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 55 (9.32%) Firewall
3 44 (7.46%) HTTP
4 38 (6.44%) Internet
5 18 (3.05%) DNS
6 17 (2.88%) HTTPS
7 16 (2.71%) LDAP
7 16 (2.71%) Wireless
8 15 (2.54%) FTP
9 13 (2.20%) Network Security
9 13 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (2.20%) Broadband
10 12 (2.03%) SMTP
11 11 (1.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (1.86%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (1.86%) VPN
12 10 (1.69%) Kerberos
12 10 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (1.53%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.63%) Oracle Database
3 42 (7.12%) MySQL
4 31 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 26 (4.41%) OLAP
7 25 (4.24%) OLTP
8 24 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (3.56%) Oracle OLAP
10 19 (3.22%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (3.05%) SQL Navigator
11 18 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
11 18 (3.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 18 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
11 18 (3.05%) NoSQL
11 18 (3.05%) Big Data
11 18 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (2.54%) Hadoop
13 13 (2.20%) Riak
13 13 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (4.92%) Selenium
2 28 (4.75%) Maven
3 23 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (3.73%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.56%) Visual Studio
5 21 (3.56%) Jenkins
6 19 (3.22%) Ant
7 18 (3.05%) Toad
8 17 (2.88%) JIRA
9 12 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (1.53%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.36%) Subversion
11 8 (1.36%) Mockito
12 7 (1.19%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.02%) Gradle
13 6 (1.02%) Grunt
13 6 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (1.02%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.02%) Mocha
14 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 100 (16.95%) Telecoms
2 65 (11.02%) Finance
3 57 (9.66%) Marketing
4 22 (3.73%) Billing
5 14 (2.37%) German Language
6 13 (2.20%) French Language
6 13 (2.20%) Advertising
7 10 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.36%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.19%) Banking
10 7 (1.19%) Legal
11 6 (1.02%) Publishing
11 6 (1.02%) Retail
11 6 (1.02%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (1.02%) Cantonese Language
12 5 (0.85%) Games
13 4 (0.68%) Front Office
13 4 (0.68%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 169 (28.64%) Developer
2 89 (15.08%) Analyst
3 62 (10.51%) Software Engineer
4 57 (9.66%) Graduate
5 47 (7.97%) Java Developer
6 44 (7.46%) Junior
7 39 (6.61%) Business Analyst
8 37 (6.27%) Consultant
9 36 (6.10%) Senior Developer
10 34 (5.76%) Support Engineer
11 32 (5.42%) Administrator
11 32 (5.42%) Architect
12 29 (4.92%) Technical Support
13 27 (4.58%) Technical Support Engineer
13 27 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
14 25 (4.24%) .NET Developer
14 25 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (4.07%) Software Developer
15 24 (4.07%) Junior Developer
16 21 (3.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.63%) .NET
2 86 (14.58%) HTML
3 83 (14.07%) CSS
4 71 (12.03%) Web Services
5 45 (7.63%) J2EE
6 41 (6.95%) jQuery
7 38 (6.44%) ASP.NET
7 38 (6.44%) XML
8 34 (5.76%) Spring
9 27 (4.58%) HTML5
10 24 (4.07%) Middleware
10 24 (4.07%) .NET Framework
11 22 (3.73%) EJB
12 21 (3.56%) RESTful
13 20 (3.39%) Hibernate
14 19 (3.22%) Ajax
14 19 (3.22%) Servlets
15 18 (3.05%) REST
16 17 (2.88%) AngularJS
16 17 (2.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 139 (23.56%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (10.17%) Mathematics
3 48 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (7.80%) Management Information System
5 42 (7.12%) Data Centre
6 30 (5.08%) Statistics
7 25 (4.24%) Physics
8 17 (2.88%) User Experience
9 16 (2.71%) Client/Server
10 13 (2.20%) Visualisation
11 12 (2.03%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.69%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.69%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (1.53%) iPad
13 9 (1.53%) Clustering
13 9 (1.53%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.19%) PMI
15 6 (1.02%) Replication
15 6 (1.02%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 168 (28.47%) Linux
2 127 (21.53%) Windows
3 54 (9.15%) UNIX
4 20 (3.39%) Mac OS X
5 17 (2.88%) Android
6 15 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.54%) Solaris
7 10 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (1.36%) CentOS
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.34%) Debian
10 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (18.64%) Software Engineering
3 92 (15.59%) Project Management
4 69 (11.69%) Scrum
5 48 (8.14%) SOA
6 44 (7.46%) Open Source
7 43 (7.29%) ITIL
8 41 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (6.78%) TDD
9 40 (6.78%) Mentoring
10 35 (5.93%) Software Testing
11 34 (5.76%) ETL
11 34 (5.76%) Time Management
11 34 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (5.42%) ERP
12 32 (5.42%) eTOM
13 31 (5.25%) Business Analysis
13 31 (5.25%) E-Commerce
13 31 (5.25%) CRM
13 31 (5.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 156 (26.44%) SQL
2 145 (24.58%) Java
3 104 (17.63%) JavaScript
4 83 (14.07%) C#
5 65 (11.02%) C++
6 58 (9.83%) C
7 56 (9.49%) Python
8 35 (5.93%) Perl
9 24 (4.07%) PHP
10 23 (3.90%) T-SQL
11 21 (3.56%) PL/SQL
12 20 (3.39%) Ruby
13 17 (2.88%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.37%) VB.NET
15 12 (2.03%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.69%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.36%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.85%) VB
19 4 (0.68%) R
20 3 (0.51%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 519 (87.97%) Degree
2 30 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (3.90%) ISEB
4 23 (3.90%) PMI Certification
5 22 (3.73%) CCNA
5 22 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (3.73%) ISTQB
6 21 (3.56%) CCNP
7 16 (2.71%) PMP
7 16 (2.71%) SC Cleared
8 14 (2.37%) CCIE
9 12 (2.03%) MCP
10 11 (1.86%) CISSP
11 10 (1.69%) JNCIE
12 9 (1.53%) MCDBA
12 9 (1.53%) MCSE
13 7 (1.19%) MCITP
13 7 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.34%) QA
2 27 (4.58%) SLA
3 6 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 22 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.69%) NFS
3 10 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.53%) Xen
5 8 (1.36%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.02%) KVM
7 4 (0.68%) Squid
7 4 (0.68%) qmail
8 3 (0.51%) vSphere
8 3 (0.51%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.17%) XenServer
10 1 (0.17%) Snort
10 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (2.71%) Puppet
2 12 (2.03%) Graphite
3 9 (1.53%) SCCM
3 9 (1.53%) Nagios
4 7 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.02%) logstash
5 6 (1.02%) collectd
5 6 (1.02%) ZABBIX
5 6 (1.02%) Cacti
5 6 (1.02%) Ganglia
5 6 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.85%) Netcool
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.68%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.34%) Salt
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 103 (17.46%) Oracle
2 102 (17.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.75%) Cisco
4 26 (4.41%) VMware
5 25 (4.24%) AppDynamics
6 23 (3.90%) Sun
7 21 (3.56%) Informatica
8 18 (3.05%) Hyperion
9 16 (2.71%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.37%) SAP
11 12 (2.03%) HP
12 11 (1.86%) F5
13 10 (1.69%) BT
14 9 (1.53%) hybris
14 9 (1.53%) LANDesk
14 9 (1.53%) Google
14 9 (1.53%) Huawei
14 9 (1.53%) Juniper
14 9 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.36%) IBM
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crowthorne, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £18,000-£35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £18,000-£45,000 + excellent bonus + very good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago