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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.33% 3.06% 2.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.24% 7.22% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £49,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +63.33%
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
85 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 28.24% 42.36% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 78 73 63
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) WPF
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) NetScout
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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