The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 90 35 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.87% 3.84% 7.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.71% 14.58% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78 34 63
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £23,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
337 240 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.48% 26.32% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 255 209 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,189 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 171 (92.43%) Degree
2 68 (36.76%) SQL
3 64 (34.59%) Software Engineering
4 62 (33.51%) MS Excel
5 61 (32.97%) Microsoft
6 59 (31.89%) .NET
7 56 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (28.11%) C#
9 49 (26.49%) Java
10 45 (24.32%) JavaScript
11 41 (22.16%) SQL Server
12 37 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 37 (20.00%) jQuery
13 36 (19.46%) Linux
13 36 (19.46%) OO
13 36 (19.46%) Project Management
14 34 (18.38%) Windows
14 34 (18.38%) Oracle
15 31 (16.76%) Mathematics
16 28 (15.14%) PRINCE2
16 28 (15.14%) Spring
17 27 (14.59%) Hibernate
18 25 (13.51%) Apache
18 25 (13.51%) CSS
18 25 (13.51%) ISEB
19 24 (12.97%) ITIL
19 24 (12.97%) HTML
20 22 (11.89%) Visual Studio
21 21 (11.35%) ASP.NET
21 21 (11.35%) IIS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 25 (13.51%) Apache
2 21 (11.35%) IIS
3 13 (7.03%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (3.24%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 62 (33.51%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.81%) MS Office
3 13 (7.03%) MS Project
4 2 (1.08%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) SS7
2 1 (0.54%) Firewall
2 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.54%) Wireless
2 1 (0.54%) VLAN
2 1 (0.54%) Network Security
2 1 (0.54%) LTE
2 1 (0.54%) 4G
2 1 (0.54%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.54%) GSM
2 1 (0.54%) SMS
2 1 (0.54%) 3GPP
2 1 (0.54%) UMTS
2 1 (0.54%) VoIP
2 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.54%) VPN
2 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) MySQL
3 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (11.89%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.49%) Subversion
4 11 (5.95%) NUnit
5 6 (3.24%) JUnit
6 5 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.54%) Behat
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 18 (9.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (6.49%) Finance
3 10 (5.41%) Marketing
4 8 (4.32%) Games
4 8 (4.32%) Banking
4 8 (4.32%) Automotive
5 7 (3.78%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.78%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.24%) Retail
7 3 (1.62%) Publishing
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 83 (44.86%) Developer
2 57 (30.81%) Analyst
3 30 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 29 (15.68%) Software Developer
5 23 (12.43%) Graduate
6 21 (11.35%) Software Engineer
6 21 (11.35%) Support Analyst
7 20 (10.81%) .NET Developer
8 19 (10.27%) Junior
8 19 (10.27%) Business Analyst
8 19 (10.27%) Project Manager
8 19 (10.27%) J2EE Developer
8 19 (10.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 19 (10.27%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (8.11%) Agile Project Manager
10 14 (7.57%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (7.03%) Developer Analyst
11 13 (7.03%) Software Support Analyst
11 13 (7.03%) C# Developer
11 13 (7.03%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (31.89%) .NET
2 37 (20.00%) jQuery
3 28 (15.14%) Spring
4 27 (14.59%) Hibernate
5 25 (13.51%) CSS
6 24 (12.97%) HTML
7 21 (11.35%) ASP.NET
8 19 (10.27%) J2EE
8 19 (10.27%) Struts
9 18 (9.73%) WPF
10 17 (9.19%) WinForms
11 15 (8.11%) Ajax
12 12 (6.49%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (6.49%) XHTML
13 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (4.86%) JSON
14 9 (4.86%) LAMP
15 8 (4.32%) XML
16 7 (3.78%) Web Services
17 6 (3.24%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.76%) Mathematics
2 18 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.49%) E-Learning
4 12 (6.49%) Life Science
5 11 (5.95%) Open Source
6 10 (5.41%) Physics
7 9 (4.86%) Data Extraction
8 6 (3.24%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (2.70%) Xbox
10 3 (1.62%) Clustering
10 3 (1.62%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.08%) PMI
12 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.54%) Economics
12 1 (0.54%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.46%) Linux
2 34 (18.38%) Windows
3 10 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.24%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.16%) Android
7 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.62%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.62%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.08%) UNIX
9 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.59%) Software Engineering
2 56 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.46%) OO
3 36 (19.46%) Project Management
4 28 (15.14%) PRINCE2
5 24 (12.97%) ITIL
6 21 (11.35%) TDD
7 19 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (9.73%) Business Analysis
9 16 (8.65%) Scrum
10 13 (7.03%) CRM
11 12 (6.49%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (6.49%) Waterfall
12 11 (5.95%) Web Development
12 11 (5.95%) Data Analysis
12 11 (5.95%) OOD
12 11 (5.95%) OOP
13 10 (5.41%) Six Sigma
13 10 (5.41%) Workflow
13 10 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (36.76%) SQL
2 52 (28.11%) C#
3 49 (26.49%) Java
4 45 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 37 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 14 (7.57%) PHP
7 12 (6.49%) C
7 12 (6.49%) Ruby
8 11 (5.95%) C++
9 10 (5.41%) Perl
9 10 (5.41%) Python
10 7 (3.78%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.16%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.08%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 171 (92.43%) Degree
2 25 (13.51%) ISEB
3 19 (10.27%) Sun Certification
4 13 (7.03%) CBAP
4 13 (7.03%) OCPJP
4 13 (7.03%) OCMJD
5 12 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.32%) PhD
8 5 (2.70%) PMP
9 4 (2.16%) HND
9 4 (2.16%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.54%) MCSE
12 1 (0.54%) MCT
12 1 (0.54%) ECDL
12 1 (0.54%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) SLA
3 2 (1.08%) GAMP
3 2 (1.08%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.24%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Vendors
1 61 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.38%) Oracle
3 19 (10.27%) Sun
4 9 (4.86%) Informatica
5 7 (3.78%) VMware
6 4 (2.16%) Zend
7 3 (1.62%) Computacenter
7 3 (1.62%) EMC
7 3 (1.62%) NetApp
7 3 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.62%) HP
7 3 (1.62%) SAP
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco
8 2 (1.08%) IBM
8 2 (1.08%) McAfee
9 1 (0.54%) Citrix
9 1 (0.54%) Telerik
9 1 (0.54%) Dell
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