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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 53 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.29% 5.21% 6.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.43% 14.29% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 71
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £60,000
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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
376 371 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.31% 36.48% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 263 305 437
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 130 (97.01%) Degree
2 67 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (41.04%) Software Engineering
4 50 (37.31%) Java
5 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
6 35 (26.12%) C#
6 35 (26.12%) MS Excel
7 33 (24.63%) Linux
7 33 (24.63%) jQuery
8 31 (23.13%) SQL
8 31 (23.13%) .NET
8 31 (23.13%) Windows
9 28 (20.90%) Project Management
10 27 (20.15%) JavaScript
11 26 (19.40%) J2EE
12 25 (18.66%) PRINCE2
13 22 (16.42%) HTML
13 22 (16.42%) Mathematics
14 21 (15.67%) Oracle
14 21 (15.67%) Scrum
15 19 (14.18%) ASP.NET
16 18 (13.43%) MS Office
16 18 (13.43%) Struts
16 18 (13.43%) OO
16 18 (13.43%) Sun
16 18 (13.43%) Sun Certification
17 17 (12.69%) C++
18 16 (11.94%) C
18 16 (11.94%) CSS
18 16 (11.94%) Apache

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (11.94%) Apache
2 10 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (4.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.75%) Moodle
4 1 (0.75%) Node.js
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (26.12%) MS Excel
2 18 (13.43%) MS Office
3 10 (7.46%) MS Project
4 5 (3.73%) TargetLink
5 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.75%) SPSS
7 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) Internet
2 3 (2.24%) Wireless
3 2 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.49%) 802.11
3 2 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.75%) SS7
4 1 (0.75%) GSM
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
4 1 (0.75%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.75%) UMTS
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) LTE
4 1 (0.75%) 4G
4 1 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.22%) MySQL
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.21%) JUnit
2 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.22%) NUnit
4 5 (3.73%) Subversion
5 3 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.24%) MSTest
5 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.75%) Xcode
7 1 (0.75%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.75%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.75%) WatiN
General
1 12 (8.96%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (6.72%) Games
2 9 (6.72%) Marketing
3 6 (4.48%) Automotive
4 5 (3.73%) Electronics
5 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.24%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.49%) Finance
6 2 (1.49%) Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 60 (44.78%) Developer
2 43 (32.09%) Analyst
3 31 (23.13%) Software Developer
4 22 (16.42%) Java Developer
5 19 (14.18%) Business Analyst
6 18 (13.43%) Support Analyst
6 18 (13.43%) J2EE Developer
6 18 (13.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 17 (12.69%) Project Manager
8 13 (9.70%) Development Manager
9 12 (8.96%) Graduate
9 12 (8.96%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (7.46%) Developer Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) Business Project Manager
10 10 (7.46%) Software Support Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) Business Manager
11 8 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (5.97%) Help Desk Support
11 8 (5.97%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.63%) jQuery
2 31 (23.13%) .NET
3 26 (19.40%) J2EE
4 22 (16.42%) HTML
5 19 (14.18%) ASP.NET
6 18 (13.43%) Struts
7 16 (11.94%) CSS
8 14 (10.45%) Spring
8 14 (10.45%) WPF
8 14 (10.45%) Hibernate
9 13 (9.70%) Ajax
9 13 (9.70%) XML
10 10 (7.46%) WCF
11 9 (6.72%) HTML5
11 9 (6.72%) JSP
12 8 (5.97%) Web Services
12 8 (5.97%) EJB
13 7 (5.22%) Silverlight
14 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (3.73%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Mathematics
2 16 (11.94%) Physics
3 15 (11.19%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.48%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.48%) E-Learning
6 5 (3.73%) Open Source
6 5 (3.73%) Life Science
7 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.75%) SCORM
10 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.75%) PMI
10 1 (0.75%) W3C
10 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.63%) Linux
2 31 (23.13%) Windows
3 9 (6.72%) Android
4 8 (5.97%) Windows XP
4 8 (5.97%) Windows 8
5 7 (5.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.75%) openSUSE
7 1 (0.75%) Fedora
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (41.04%) Software Engineering
3 28 (20.90%) Project Management
4 25 (18.66%) PRINCE2
5 21 (15.67%) Scrum
6 18 (13.43%) OO
7 16 (11.94%) Web Development
8 13 (9.70%) Business Analysis
8 13 (9.70%) ITIL
9 12 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.21%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.46%) TDD
12 8 (5.97%) Workflow
13 7 (5.22%) OOD
13 7 (5.22%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (5.22%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (5.22%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.22%) Analytics
14 6 (4.48%) Android Development
14 6 (4.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.31%) Java
2 35 (26.12%) C#
3 31 (23.13%) SQL
4 27 (20.15%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.69%) C++
6 16 (11.94%) C
7 9 (6.72%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.72%) PHP
8 8 (5.97%) Python
9 7 (5.22%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.22%) Ruby
10 5 (3.73%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.99%) Perl
12 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (97.01%) Degree
2 18 (13.43%) Sun Certification
3 15 (11.19%) ISEB
4 10 (7.46%) OCPJP
4 10 (7.46%) OCMJD
4 10 (7.46%) HND
5 9 (6.72%) CBAP
6 8 (5.97%) PhD
7 7 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.99%) PMP
9 3 (2.24%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.49%) CCNP
10 2 (1.49%) CWNA
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.75%) CIPD
11 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.75%) MCT
11 1 (0.75%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Section 508
3 1 (0.75%) WCAG
3 1 (0.75%) GAMP
3 1 (0.75%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.67%) Oracle
3 18 (13.43%) Sun
4 5 (3.73%) Zend
5 2 (1.49%) Cisco
5 2 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) SumTotal
6 1 (0.75%) Saba
6 1 (0.75%) Telerik
6 1 (0.75%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + 7K bonus + more benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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