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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 74 83 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.24% 6.43% 5.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.53% 16.94% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60 78 67
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,500 £45,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
547 490 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.71% 37.96% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 400 373 415
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 115 (97.46%) Degree
2 59 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (31.36%) Windows
3 37 (31.36%) Linux
4 34 (28.81%) SQL
5 33 (27.97%) C#
6 32 (27.12%) HTML
6 32 (27.12%) Java
6 32 (27.12%) jQuery
7 27 (22.88%) CSS
8 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
8 25 (21.19%) Software Engineering
9 23 (19.49%) .NET
10 22 (18.64%) Mathematics
10 22 (18.64%) Android
10 22 (18.64%) Apple iOS
11 21 (17.80%) Scrum
12 20 (16.95%) PHP
12 20 (16.95%) Mobile App
13 19 (16.10%) Mobile Development
13 19 (16.10%) HTML5
13 19 (16.10%) E-Commerce
13 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
14 18 (15.25%) Wireless
14 18 (15.25%) Objective-C
14 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (13.56%) Oracle
16 15 (12.71%) MySQL
16 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET
17 14 (11.86%) MS Excel

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 8 (6.78%) Apache
1 8 (6.78%) CMS
1 8 (6.78%) Moodle
2 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.54%) SAS
4 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.78%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (6.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.39%) MS Office
3 4 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.54%) Abaqus
4 3 (2.54%) MS Project
4 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) Wireless
2 8 (6.78%) Firewall
3 7 (5.93%) DNS
4 6 (5.08%) 802.11
4 6 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (4.24%) SSL
6 4 (3.39%) IPv4
6 4 (3.39%) OSPF
6 4 (3.39%) BGP
6 4 (3.39%) SNMP
6 4 (3.39%) BIG-IP
6 4 (3.39%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (3.39%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.69%) DHCP
7 2 (1.69%) Network Security
7 2 (1.69%) SAN
8 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) MySQL
2 12 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.54%) MS Access
3 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.69%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.69%) Big Data
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.78%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (6.78%) Xcode
2 8 (6.78%) Android Studio
3 7 (5.93%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.08%) Subversion
5 5 (4.24%) JUnit
5 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.39%) MSTest
6 4 (3.39%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.39%) NUnit
7 1 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) WatiN
General
1 12 (10.17%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Marketing
3 6 (5.08%) Retail
4 5 (4.24%) Electronics
5 3 (2.54%) German Language
6 2 (1.69%) Automotive
6 2 (1.69%) Games
6 2 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (38.14%) Developer
2 22 (18.64%) Analyst
3 12 (10.17%) Architect
3 12 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (8.47%) Lead Developer
4 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) Software Developer
5 8 (6.78%) Systems Developer
6 7 (5.93%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Junior
7 6 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Development Manager
8 5 (4.24%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.39%) E-Learning Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.39%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.12%) HTML
1 32 (27.12%) jQuery
2 27 (22.88%) CSS
3 23 (19.49%) .NET
4 19 (16.10%) HTML5
5 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET
6 13 (11.02%) XML
7 11 (9.32%) JSON
8 9 (7.63%) RESTful
8 9 (7.63%) REST
9 8 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.78%) Flash
10 7 (5.93%) J2EE
10 7 (5.93%) Web Services
11 6 (5.08%) JSP
11 6 (5.08%) Hibernate
11 6 (5.08%) Spring
12 5 (4.24%) Cocoa
12 5 (4.24%) LAMP
12 5 (4.24%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.64%) Mathematics
2 20 (16.95%) Mobile App
3 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.32%) Physics
5 9 (7.63%) Graphic Design
6 8 (6.78%) Learning Management System
6 8 (6.78%) E-Learning
6 8 (6.78%) SCORM
6 8 (6.78%) Client/Server
6 8 (6.78%) W3C
7 7 (5.93%) Algorithms
8 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.08%) Open Source
9 5 (4.24%) Streaming Media
9 5 (4.24%) Cryptography
9 5 (4.24%) Social Media
10 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
10 4 (3.39%) EqualLogic
10 4 (3.39%) Economics
11 3 (2.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.36%) Windows
1 37 (31.36%) Linux
2 22 (18.64%) Android
2 22 (18.64%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.78%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (4.24%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.39%) UNIX
5 4 (3.39%) Debian
5 4 (3.39%) CentOS
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) openSUSE
8 1 (0.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.19%) Software Engineering
3 21 (17.80%) Scrum
4 19 (16.10%) E-Commerce
4 19 (16.10%) Mobile Development
5 12 (10.17%) UML
5 12 (10.17%) OOP
5 12 (10.17%) OO
5 12 (10.17%) TOGAF
6 11 (9.32%) Project Management
6 11 (9.32%) Web Development
7 10 (8.47%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (8.47%) Kanban
7 10 (8.47%) DSDM
7 10 (8.47%) Workflow
8 9 (7.63%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.63%) iOS Development
9 8 (6.78%) Android Development
9 8 (6.78%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.81%) SQL
2 33 (27.97%) C#
3 32 (27.12%) Java
4 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.95%) PHP
6 18 (15.25%) Objective-C
7 12 (10.17%) C++
7 12 (10.17%) Apple Swift
8 8 (6.78%) Python
9 4 (3.39%) C
9 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.54%) R
10 3 (2.54%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.54%) Perl
10 3 (2.54%) VBA
11 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 115 (97.46%) Degree
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.93%) PhD
4 6 (5.08%) CCNP
4 6 (5.08%) CWNA
5 4 (3.39%) CCNA
5 4 (3.39%) HND
5 4 (3.39%) MCSE
5 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.54%) SAP Certification
7 2 (1.69%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.69%) MCDST
8 1 (0.85%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.85%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.85%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) WCAG
1 8 (6.78%) Section 508
2 6 (5.08%) QA
3 3 (2.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) Samba
3 5 (4.24%) NFS
4 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) WMI
2 2 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.56%) Oracle
3 8 (6.78%) HP
3 8 (6.78%) Adobe
3 8 (6.78%) SumTotal
3 8 (6.78%) Saba
4 6 (5.08%) Cisco
4 6 (5.08%) VMware
5 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.24%) SAP
6 4 (3.39%) NetApp
6 4 (3.39%) IBM
6 4 (3.39%) EMC
6 4 (3.39%) Citrix
6 4 (3.39%) F5
7 3 (2.54%) Tableau
7 3 (2.54%) ANSYS
8 2 (1.69%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.69%) Mashery
8 2 (1.69%) Business Objects
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