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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 68 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.51% 6.06% 9.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.47% 16.56% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 57 72 99
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
470 465 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.06% 36.59% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 339 365 403
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 31 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 125 (97.66%) Degree
2 64 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (35.16%) Java
4 37 (28.91%) Windows
4 37 (28.91%) Linux
5 36 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 34 (26.56%) C#
7 29 (22.66%) jQuery
8 28 (21.88%) HTML
9 26 (20.31%) SQL
10 24 (18.75%) Android
11 23 (17.97%) .NET
11 23 (17.97%) Scrum
12 22 (17.19%) JavaScript
12 22 (17.19%) CSS
12 22 (17.19%) Apple iOS
12 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
14 18 (14.06%) C++
14 18 (14.06%) MS Excel
14 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
15 17 (13.28%) Objective-C
15 17 (13.28%) PHP
15 17 (13.28%) Project Management
16 16 (12.50%) Wireless
16 16 (12.50%) OO
16 16 (12.50%) Mobile Development
17 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
17 15 (11.72%) HTML5
18 14 (10.94%) PRINCE2

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (7.81%) Apache
2 6 (4.69%) CMS
2 6 (4.69%) Moodle
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.34%) Node.js
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.69%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (4.69%) MS Office
2 6 (4.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.91%) MS Project
3 5 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.34%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.78%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.50%) Wireless
2 8 (6.25%) Firewall
3 6 (4.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (4.69%) DNS
3 6 (4.69%) 802.11
4 4 (3.13%) OSPF
4 4 (3.13%) BGP
4 4 (3.13%) SNMP
4 4 (3.13%) SSL
4 4 (3.13%) IPv4
4 4 (3.13%) BIG-IP
4 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.56%) Network Security
5 2 (1.56%) SAN
5 2 (1.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) MySQL
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.34%) MS Access
3 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.69%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (4.69%) Xcode
2 6 (4.69%) Subversion
2 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.69%) Android Studio
3 5 (3.91%) JUnit
4 4 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.13%) NUnit
4 4 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.13%) MSTest
5 3 (2.34%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
7 1 (0.78%) Selenium
7 1 (0.78%) WatiN
General
1 12 (9.38%) Marketing
2 6 (4.69%) Finance
3 2 (1.56%) Electronics
3 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.56%) Games
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) German Language
4 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (39.84%) Developer
2 31 (24.22%) Analyst
3 18 (14.06%) Software Developer
4 12 (9.38%) Development Manager
5 9 (7.03%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 8 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Architect
7 7 (5.47%) Graduate
7 7 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.69%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Service Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Systems Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Android Developer
9 5 (3.91%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.66%) jQuery
2 28 (21.88%) HTML
3 23 (17.97%) .NET
4 22 (17.19%) CSS
5 15 (11.72%) HTML5
6 13 (10.16%) J2EE
6 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
7 11 (8.59%) XML
8 8 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.25%) Spring
8 8 (6.25%) REST
8 8 (6.25%) JSON
9 6 (4.69%) WCF
9 6 (4.69%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.69%) RESTful
9 6 (4.69%) Flash
9 6 (4.69%) JSP
10 4 (3.13%) Struts
10 4 (3.13%) Cocoa
10 4 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
3 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
4 12 (9.38%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.25%) Physics
6 7 (5.47%) Graphic Design
7 6 (4.69%) Learning Management System
7 6 (4.69%) Open Source
7 6 (4.69%) E-Learning
7 6 (4.69%) SCORM
7 6 (4.69%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.69%) W3C
8 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.13%) Streaming Media
9 4 (3.13%) Cryptography
9 4 (3.13%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.56%) Social Media
10 2 (1.56%) Economics
10 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.91%) Windows
1 37 (28.91%) Linux
2 24 (18.75%) Android
3 22 (17.19%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.69%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (3.91%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.91%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.91%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.13%) Debian
6 4 (3.13%) CentOS
7 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.34%) UNIX
7 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.78%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 23 (17.97%) Scrum
4 17 (13.28%) Project Management
5 16 (12.50%) OO
5 16 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 14 (10.94%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.16%) UML
8 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.59%) Android Development
10 10 (7.81%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.81%) Programme Management
11 9 (7.03%) OOP
11 9 (7.03%) iOS Development
11 9 (7.03%) Web Development
12 7 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.47%) ITIL
12 7 (5.47%) Workflow
12 7 (5.47%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.16%) Java
2 34 (26.56%) C#
3 26 (20.31%) SQL
4 22 (17.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.06%) C++
6 17 (13.28%) PHP
6 17 (13.28%) Objective-C
7 13 (10.16%) C
8 12 (9.38%) Python
9 7 (5.47%) Perl
10 5 (3.91%) Ruby
11 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.34%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.34%) VBA
12 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.78%) R
13 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (97.66%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.69%) HND
3 6 (4.69%) CCNP
3 6 (4.69%) CWNA
4 4 (3.13%) CCNA
4 4 (3.13%) MCSE
4 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.13%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.34%) PhD
5 3 (2.34%) ISEB
5 3 (2.34%) OCPJP
5 3 (2.34%) OCMJD
6 2 (1.56%) MCDST
7 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) WCAG
1 6 (4.69%) Section 508
2 5 (3.91%) SLA
2 5 (3.91%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.13%) XenServer
3 4 (3.13%) Samba
3 4 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) WMI
2 2 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Oracle
3 8 (6.25%) HP
4 6 (4.69%) Cisco
4 6 (4.69%) Adobe
4 6 (4.69%) VMware
4 6 (4.69%) SumTotal
4 6 (4.69%) Saba
5 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.13%) F5
6 4 (3.13%) Sun
6 4 (3.13%) NetApp
6 4 (3.13%) IBM
6 4 (3.13%) EMC
6 4 (3.13%) Citrix
7 3 (2.34%) ANSYS
7 3 (2.34%) Zend
8 2 (1.56%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.56%) McAfee
8 2 (1.56%) Cognizant
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