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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.83% 5.60% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.54% 11.97% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 1
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
104 117 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 33.23% 46.80% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92 97 82
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Physics
5 4 (21.05%) WPF
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) AIX
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
6 3 (15.79%) OS/400
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) SNMP
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) PhD
6 3 (15.79%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) SNMP
3 2 (10.53%) Frame Relay
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) X.25
3 2 (10.53%) GSM
3 2 (10.53%) ISDN
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WPF
2 3 (15.79%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) COM
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
2 5 (26.32%) Physics
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
6 1 (5.26%) AS400
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) AIX
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) OS/400
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Fedora
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) ISMS
4 2 (10.53%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Product Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PhD
3 2 (10.53%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) CISA
3 2 (10.53%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Perforce
3 2 (10.53%) NetScout
3 2 (10.53%) Wind River
4 1 (5.26%) Nintex
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago