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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.62% 3.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.87% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Miscellaneous Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 33.33% 36.00% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83 77 87
Average salary £48,750 £38,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.62% -35.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (28.57%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) Physics
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) MS Office
7 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) WCF
8 3 (14.29%) WPF
8 3 (14.29%) JSON
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (14.29%) REST
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (9.52%) Frame Relay
3 2 (9.52%) Intranet
3 2 (9.52%) X.25
3 2 (9.52%) GSM
3 2 (9.52%) ISDN
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) WCF
3 3 (14.29%) WPF
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
3 3 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) COM
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
5 1 (4.76%) WinForms
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 5 (23.81%) Physics
3 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) AS400
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) OS/400
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Fedora
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) ISMS
5 2 (9.52%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Perforce
3 2 (9.52%) NetScout
3 2 (9.52%) Wind River
4 1 (4.76%) Nintex
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