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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 317 273 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.67% 4.65% 5.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.90% 13.22% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 197 213 257
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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 2065 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.54% 35.20% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1411 1461
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,600 £62,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +1 152 £42,500 -15.00% 28
Bracknell +21 57 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Maidenhead +5 30 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Slough +4 15 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Newbury -2 7 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Wokingham +9 5 £37,500 - 1
Windsor -8 4 £36,250 -58.57%
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 512 (88.43%) Degree
2 228 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (30.57%) SQL
4 141 (24.35%) Analytical Skills
5 135 (23.32%) Linux
6 125 (21.59%) Java
7 121 (20.90%) Telecoms
8 117 (20.21%) SQL Server
9 116 (20.03%) .NET
10 115 (19.86%) Windows
11 106 (18.31%) JavaScript
12 105 (18.13%) Software Engineering
13 97 (16.75%) Microsoft
14 96 (16.58%) C#
15 89 (15.37%) HTML
16 86 (14.85%) CSS
17 81 (13.99%) Project Management
18 78 (13.47%) Finance
19 69 (11.92%) Oracle
19 69 (11.92%) Scrum
20 68 (11.74%) C++
21 62 (10.71%) MS Excel
21 62 (10.71%) QA
22 60 (10.36%) Marketing
23 59 (10.19%) C
24 55 (9.50%) TCP/IP
25 52 (8.98%) Mathematics
26 51 (8.81%) SOA
27 50 (8.64%) Web Services
27 50 (8.64%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (4.32%) IIS
2 23 (3.97%) WebLogic
3 22 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 21 (3.63%) Apache
5 14 (2.42%) CMS
5 14 (2.42%) Apache Solr
6 11 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.90%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.73%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.38%) Drupal
9 7 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.21%) Joomla!
9 7 (1.21%) Node.js
10 6 (1.04%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.69%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.52%) Confluence
12 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.52%) SAS
12 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.11%) MS Office
3 11 (1.90%) MS Project
4 10 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
1 16 (2.76%) HFM
2 2 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.35%) Unica
2 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.17%) Primavera
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.70%) SaaS
2 12 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.69%) PaaS
4 4 (0.69%) IaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.52%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.35%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.17%) Heroku
7 1 (0.17%) Taleo
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.50%) TCP/IP
2 46 (7.94%) Firewall
3 40 (6.91%) HTTP
4 28 (4.84%) Internet
5 20 (3.45%) Wireless
6 17 (2.94%) HTTPS
7 15 (2.59%) Broadband
7 15 (2.59%) Network Security
8 14 (2.42%) FTP
9 13 (2.25%) LDAP
9 13 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (1.90%) Kerberos
10 11 (1.90%) MPLS
11 10 (1.73%) 3G
11 10 (1.73%) VPN
11 10 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (1.38%) HSPA
12 8 (1.38%) WiMAX
12 8 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.18%) MySQL
3 26 (4.49%) Oracle Database
4 24 (4.15%) Big Data
4 24 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.28%) OLAP
6 19 (3.28%) OLTP
7 18 (3.11%) Oracle OLAP
8 16 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (2.76%) SQL Navigator
8 16 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
8 16 (2.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.21%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (6.39%) Selenium
2 28 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.32%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
6 16 (2.76%) Toad
7 15 (2.59%) Maven
8 14 (2.42%) JIRA
8 14 (2.42%) Mockito
9 11 (1.90%) Subversion
10 7 (1.21%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.21%) Ant
10 7 (1.21%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.21%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.04%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.04%) TestDirector
12 5 (0.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 3 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 121 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 78 (13.47%) Finance
3 60 (10.36%) Marketing
4 35 (6.04%) Billing
5 18 (3.11%) Advertising
6 12 (2.07%) French Language
7 10 (1.73%) German Language
7 10 (1.73%) Banking
8 8 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.21%) Front Office
9 7 (1.21%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.04%) Games
10 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.04%) Legal
10 6 (1.04%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.04%) Cantonese Language
11 5 (0.86%) Publishing
12 4 (0.69%) Local Government
12 4 (0.69%) Automotive
13 3 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 176 (30.40%) Developer
2 96 (16.58%) Analyst
3 66 (11.40%) Graduate
4 65 (11.23%) Software Engineer
5 55 (9.50%) Business Analyst
6 54 (9.33%) Junior
7 47 (8.12%) Java Developer
8 45 (7.77%) Consultant
9 37 (6.39%) Architect
10 30 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (5.01%) Junior Developer
12 28 (4.84%) Support Engineer
13 26 (4.49%) .NET Developer
14 25 (4.32%) QA Engineer
15 24 (4.15%) Technical Support
16 23 (3.97%) Senior Developer
16 23 (3.97%) Tester
17 22 (3.80%) Software Developer
17 22 (3.80%) Technical Support Engineer
17 22 (3.80%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (20.03%) .NET
2 89 (15.37%) HTML
3 86 (14.85%) CSS
4 50 (8.64%) Web Services
4 50 (8.64%) jQuery
5 46 (7.94%) J2EE
6 42 (7.25%) ASP.NET
7 38 (6.56%) XML
7 38 (6.56%) Spring
8 25 (4.32%) .NET Framework
9 24 (4.15%) HTML5
10 22 (3.80%) Hibernate
11 19 (3.28%) AngularJS
12 18 (3.11%) EJB
13 17 (2.94%) JSP
13 17 (2.94%) Servlets
14 15 (2.59%) XSLT
14 15 (2.59%) Struts
14 15 (2.59%) XHTML
15 14 (2.42%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 141 (24.35%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.98%) Mathematics
3 44 (7.60%) Management Information System
4 38 (6.56%) Open Source
5 35 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (3.63%) User Experience
6 21 (3.63%) Statistics
7 18 (3.11%) Client/Server
8 17 (2.94%) Physics
9 15 (2.59%) iPad
10 12 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.73%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.55%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.55%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.04%) Internet of Things
13 6 (1.04%) Machine to Machine
13 6 (1.04%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.04%) Blog
14 5 (0.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 135 (23.32%) Linux
2 115 (19.86%) Windows
3 49 (8.46%) UNIX
4 19 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 14 (2.42%) Android
6 13 (2.25%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.52%) Solaris
11 2 (0.35%) Debian
11 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.35%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (18.13%) Software Engineering
3 81 (13.99%) Project Management
4 69 (11.92%) Scrum
5 51 (8.81%) SOA
6 46 (7.94%) Business Analysis
7 45 (7.77%) eTOM
8 43 (7.43%) TDD
9 40 (6.91%) CRM
10 38 (6.56%) Software Testing
11 37 (6.39%) OO
12 36 (6.22%) ITIL
13 35 (6.04%) Mentoring
14 34 (5.87%) E-Commerce
15 32 (5.53%) Workflow
15 32 (5.53%) Waterfall
16 30 (5.18%) BPR
17 29 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (5.01%) Test Automation
18 28 (4.84%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (30.57%) SQL
2 125 (21.59%) Java
3 106 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 96 (16.58%) C#
5 68 (11.74%) C++
6 59 (10.19%) C
7 36 (6.22%) Python
8 24 (4.15%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.63%) PL/SQL
9 21 (3.63%) Perl
9 21 (3.63%) Ruby
10 16 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.07%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.73%) PHP
12 10 (1.73%) VB
13 8 (1.38%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.38%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.04%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 512 (88.43%) Degree
2 28 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.15%) ISEB
4 23 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.97%) ISTQB
5 18 (3.11%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (3.11%) CCNP
6 17 (2.94%) CCNA
7 16 (2.76%) PMI Certification
8 13 (2.25%) CISSP
9 11 (1.90%) PMP
10 10 (1.73%) JNCIE
10 10 (1.73%) MCSE
10 10 (1.73%) CCIE
11 9 (1.55%) MCDBA
11 9 (1.55%) MCITP
12 7 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.21%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (10.71%) QA
2 27 (4.66%) SLA
3 5 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.86%) GPG13
4 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.35%) FISMA
System Software
1 21 (3.63%) Active Directory
1 21 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.90%) NFS
3 6 (1.04%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.52%) Firmware
4 3 (0.52%) vSphere
4 3 (0.52%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.52%) KVM
5 1 (0.17%) XenServer
5 1 (0.17%) Snort
5 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.04%) Netcool
2 6 (1.04%) SCCM
3 5 (0.86%) Nagios
4 4 (0.69%) Puppet
5 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Opsview
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 97 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 69 (11.92%) Oracle
3 23 (3.97%) SAP
4 21 (3.63%) Cisco
4 21 (3.63%) VMware
4 21 (3.63%) AppDynamics
5 20 (3.45%) Huawei
5 20 (3.45%) Informatica
6 16 (2.76%) Hyperion
7 14 (2.42%) hybris
8 11 (1.90%) HP
9 9 (1.55%) Juniper
10 8 (1.38%) Cognos
10 8 (1.38%) F5
10 8 (1.38%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.21%) Dell
11 7 (1.21%) EMC
11 7 (1.21%) NetApp
11 7 (1.21%) Remedy
12 6 (1.04%) Infovista
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution com
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum (£55,000 to £60,000 OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Great base and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Johnson & Johnson
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Johnson & Johnson
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £55-£75K + bens, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago