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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.24% 4.41% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.05% 10.00% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 3
Average salary £37,250 £49,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.97% +63.33%
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
83 100 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 26.86% 44.05% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72 78 63
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £55,000
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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) UNIX
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) WPF
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Use Case
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) ISEB
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) BCP
7 2 (11.76%) CISA
7 2 (11.76%) CISM
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) GSM
3 1 (5.88%) ISDN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) X.25
3 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WPF
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
1 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.76%) Physics
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) AS400
4 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) OS/400
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Use Case
2 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) BCP
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Management
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) CISA
3 2 (11.76%) CISM
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) HND
4 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Wind River
3 1 (5.88%) NetScout
3 1 (5.88%) Perforce
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