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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 41 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.26% 0.35% 7.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.19% 0.85% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 20
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
77 118 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.21% 41.84% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 63 96 84
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 7 (41.18%) User Experience
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
4 5 (29.41%) NeoLoad
4 5 (29.41%) Statistics
4 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 5 (29.41%) UX Design
4 5 (29.41%) User Stories
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
4 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) JMS
4 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
4 5 (29.41%) Spring
4 5 (29.41%) J2EE
4 5 (29.41%) JSP
4 5 (29.41%) Struts
4 5 (29.41%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) JIRA
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) NeoLoad
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Development Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Software Development Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Software Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) JMS
2 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) JSP
2 5 (29.41%) Struts
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (29.41%) Statistics
3 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Web Development
1 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 5 (29.41%) UX Design
2 5 (29.41%) User Stories
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
4 2 (11.76%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Veeam
2 1 (5.88%) Kaseya
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL