The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 31 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 94 124 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.22% 6.10% 4.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.81% 18.70% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82 103 66
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
796 663 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 35.73% 32.60% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 624 497 538
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Buckinghamshire region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Milton Keynes -17 66 £32,500 -13.33% 1
High Wycombe -5 8 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Buckingham +3 3 £45,000 +42.85%
Bletchley - 3 £45,000 -
Marlow +3 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Amersham - 1 - - 1
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 166 (88.30%) Degree
2 59 (31.38%) Software Engineering
3 57 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (29.79%) C#
5 54 (28.72%) Mathematics
6 51 (27.13%) Linux
7 48 (25.53%) Windows
8 38 (20.21%) HTML
8 38 (20.21%) jQuery
9 37 (19.68%) SQL
10 36 (19.15%) Physics
11 35 (18.62%) .NET
12 34 (18.09%) C++
13 33 (17.55%) JavaScript
14 30 (15.96%) Scrum
15 29 (15.43%) Visual Studio
16 27 (14.36%) CSS
16 27 (14.36%) PHP
16 27 (14.36%) Java
17 25 (13.30%) Python
18 24 (12.77%) PhD
19 23 (12.23%) MySQL
20 22 (11.70%) Incident Management
21 21 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (11.17%) OOP
21 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
22 20 (10.64%) OO
22 20 (10.64%) ASP.NET
23 18 (9.57%) HTML5
24 16 (8.51%) Apple iOS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (6.91%) Apache
2 9 (4.79%) CMS
3 5 (2.66%) Moodle
4 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.60%) SAS
5 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.60%) IIS
5 3 (1.60%) Drupal
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.60%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.53%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.19%) MS Office
3 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.66%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.60%) SPSS
4 3 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) SaaS
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.38%) Wireless
2 9 (4.79%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.79%) DNS
3 5 (2.66%) SSL
3 5 (2.66%) SNMP
4 4 (2.13%) DHCP
5 3 (1.60%) WAN
5 3 (1.60%) Internet
5 3 (1.60%) BGP
5 3 (1.60%) ISDN
5 3 (1.60%) Network Security
5 3 (1.60%) NAS
6 2 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.06%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.06%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.06%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.06%) LAN
6 2 (1.06%) GSM
6 2 (1.06%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.23%) MySQL
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.60%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.60%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.06%) Big Data
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (15.43%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.98%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.85%) Subversion
4 6 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.66%) Android Studio
5 5 (2.66%) Selenium
5 5 (2.66%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (2.66%) Xcode
6 4 (2.13%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.06%) NUnit
8 2 (1.06%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.06%) JIRA
8 2 (1.06%) JUnit
8 2 (1.06%) MSTest
8 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (7.98%) Finance
2 14 (7.45%) Electronics
3 12 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (4.79%) Games
5 8 (4.26%) Retail
6 5 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.13%) German Language
8 3 (1.60%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.60%) Marketing
8 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.06%) Automotive
9 2 (1.06%) Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (30.85%) Developer
2 35 (18.62%) Software Engineer
3 34 (18.09%) Analyst
4 22 (11.70%) Service Analyst
4 22 (11.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (11.17%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.98%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (6.38%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 11 (5.85%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.32%) Architect
9 10 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.79%) Graduate
10 9 (4.79%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.79%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (3.72%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) Tester
13 6 (3.19%) Junior
13 6 (3.19%) Systems Developer
13 6 (3.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.21%) HTML
1 38 (20.21%) jQuery
2 35 (18.62%) .NET
3 27 (14.36%) CSS
4 20 (10.64%) ASP.NET
5 18 (9.57%) HTML5
6 15 (7.98%) JSON
7 14 (7.45%) WPF
7 14 (7.45%) XML
8 13 (6.91%) REST
9 11 (5.85%) LAMP
10 9 (4.79%) WCF
10 9 (4.79%) RESTful
11 6 (3.19%) Silverlight
11 6 (3.19%) Cocoa
11 6 (3.19%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.66%) Web Services
12 5 (2.66%) XSL
12 5 (2.66%) Flash
12 5 (2.66%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 54 (28.72%) Mathematics
2 36 (19.15%) Physics
3 21 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 14 (7.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (6.38%) Life Science
6 12 (6.38%) Pharmacovigilance
6 12 (6.38%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.79%) Client/Server
8 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.72%) Cryptography
10 6 (3.19%) Graphic Design
11 5 (2.66%) Streaming Media
11 5 (2.66%) E-Learning
11 5 (2.66%) SCORM
11 5 (2.66%) GIS
11 5 (2.66%) W3C
11 5 (2.66%) Learning Management System
12 4 (2.13%) Social Media
12 4 (2.13%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.13%) Linux
2 48 (25.53%) Windows
3 16 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 15 (7.98%) Android
5 7 (3.72%) UNIX
6 5 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.60%) AIX
8 3 (1.60%) OS/400
8 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.06%) CentOS
9 2 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.06%) Debian
9 2 (1.06%) Fedora
9 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.38%) Software Engineering
2 57 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.96%) Scrum
4 22 (11.70%) Incident Management
5 21 (11.17%) OOP
5 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
6 20 (10.64%) OO
7 16 (8.51%) Web Development
8 15 (7.98%) Image Processing
9 14 (7.45%) Mobile Development
10 12 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 12 (6.38%) Pattern Recognition
10 12 (6.38%) Business Development
10 12 (6.38%) Project Management
11 11 (5.85%) SDLC
12 10 (5.32%) Open Source
12 10 (5.32%) Refactoring
13 9 (4.79%) Content Management
13 9 (4.79%) Workflow
14 8 (4.26%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.79%) C#
2 37 (19.68%) SQL
3 34 (18.09%) C++
4 33 (17.55%) JavaScript
5 27 (14.36%) PHP
5 27 (14.36%) Java
6 25 (13.30%) Python
7 13 (6.91%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.79%) C
8 9 (4.79%) Apple Swift
9 5 (2.66%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.60%) R
10 3 (1.60%) C-shell
10 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.06%) PHP5
11 2 (1.06%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 166 (88.30%) Degree
2 24 (12.77%) PhD
3 4 (2.13%) ISEB
3 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.60%) RHCE
4 3 (1.60%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.06%) CISA
5 2 (1.06%) CISM
5 2 (1.06%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.06%) CISSP
5 2 (1.06%) HND
6 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) WCAG
1 5 (2.66%) Section 508
2 4 (2.13%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) HL7
3 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Samba
1 5 (2.66%) NFS
2 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.06%) Nagios
2 2 (1.06%) WMI
3 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.98%) Oracle
3 8 (4.26%) Adobe
4 6 (3.19%) SAP
5 5 (2.66%) SumTotal
5 5 (2.66%) Saba
6 4 (2.13%) IBM
7 3 (1.60%) Cisco
7 3 (1.60%) ESRI
7 3 (1.60%) VMware
7 3 (1.60%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.60%) Tableau
8 2 (1.06%) F5
8 2 (1.06%) hybris
8 2 (1.06%) Wind River
8 2 (1.06%) Perforce
8 2 (1.06%) NetScout
8 2 (1.06%) EMC
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix
8 2 (1.06%) NetApp
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Aylesbury
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Aylesbury
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Aylesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago