The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 33 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 137 142 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.72% 6.26% 4.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.30% 18.00% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 89 112 75
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
792 789 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.04% 34.79% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 520 602 560
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Reading

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 221 (98.22%) Degree
2 92 (40.89%) SQL
3 85 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (37.33%) Telecoms
5 66 (29.33%) Java
6 58 (25.78%) HTML
7 57 (25.33%) JavaScript
7 57 (25.33%) Linux
8 54 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 52 (23.11%) CSS
9 52 (23.11%) Finance
10 51 (22.67%) Scrum
11 45 (20.00%) jQuery
12 42 (18.67%) Selenium
13 39 (17.33%) .NET
14 38 (16.89%) SAP
15 36 (16.00%) C#
16 34 (15.11%) MySQL
16 34 (15.11%) XML
17 33 (14.67%) Web Services
17 33 (14.67%) Client/Server
17 33 (14.67%) HTTP
18 32 (14.22%) Windows
18 32 (14.22%) Git (software)
18 32 (14.22%) Mentoring
19 31 (13.78%) Tomcat
19 31 (13.78%) CRM
19 31 (13.78%) Spring
20 30 (13.33%) Billing
20 30 (13.33%) J2EE

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (13.78%) Tomcat
2 29 (12.89%) Apache
3 27 (12.00%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.11%) IIS
5 6 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.33%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.89%) CMS
8 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.78%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.89%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) SAP BPC
1 4 (1.78%) SAP FSCM
1 4 (1.78%) SAP FI-GL
1 4 (1.78%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.78%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.44%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.67%) HTTP
2 17 (7.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (6.67%) Wireless
4 13 (5.78%) 3G
4 13 (5.78%) CDMA2000
4 13 (5.78%) GSM
4 13 (5.78%) UMTS
4 13 (5.78%) WiMAX
4 13 (5.78%) HSPA
5 10 (4.44%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.22%) Firewall
6 5 (2.22%) SMTP
7 4 (1.78%) Broadband
8 2 (0.89%) Internet
8 2 (0.89%) VoIP
8 2 (0.89%) LDAP
8 2 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.44%) WAN
9 1 (0.44%) LAN
9 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.11%) MySQL
2 27 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.56%) OLAP
5 6 (2.67%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.22%) MS Access
7 4 (1.78%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (1.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (1.78%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.78%) SSDT
7 4 (1.78%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (1.78%) Xcelsius
7 4 (1.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.78%) QlikView
7 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (1.78%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 42 (18.67%) Selenium
2 32 (14.22%) Git (software)
3 27 (12.00%) Mockito
4 15 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (6.22%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.00%) Subversion
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (0.89%) PeopleTools
8 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.89%) Ant
8 2 (0.89%) JUnit
8 2 (0.89%) Maven
9 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 84 (37.33%) Telecoms
2 52 (23.11%) Finance
3 30 (13.33%) Billing
4 18 (8.00%) Marketing
5 9 (4.00%) Advertising
5 9 (4.00%) Banking
6 8 (3.56%) Spanish Language
6 8 (3.56%) Front Office
7 5 (2.22%) Legal
8 4 (1.78%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.78%) Electronics
9 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.89%) Military
9 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 67 (29.78%) Developer
2 39 (17.33%) Analyst
2 39 (17.33%) Consultant
3 29 (12.89%) Java Consultant
4 25 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 22 (9.78%) Junior
5 22 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 20 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.89%) Architect
7 19 (8.44%) Support Engineer
8 17 (7.56%) Tester
8 17 (7.56%) Graduate
8 17 (7.56%) Software Tester
9 16 (7.11%) Technical Support Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Technical Support
9 16 (7.11%) Technical Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) Junior Tester
10 15 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
10 15 (6.67%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (25.78%) HTML
2 52 (23.11%) CSS
3 45 (20.00%) jQuery
4 39 (17.33%) .NET
5 34 (15.11%) XML
6 33 (14.67%) Web Services
7 31 (13.78%) Spring
8 30 (13.33%) J2EE
9 29 (12.89%) Java EE
10 28 (12.44%) XHTML
10 28 (12.44%) XSLT
11 27 (12.00%) JSP
12 11 (4.89%) HTML5
13 8 (3.56%) .NET Framework
13 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET
14 6 (2.67%) Ajax
15 4 (1.78%) MDX
15 4 (1.78%) BAPI
16 3 (1.33%) Cocoa
16 3 (1.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (14.67%) Client/Server
3 29 (12.89%) iPad
4 27 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 24 (10.67%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.56%) Open Source
7 7 (3.11%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.78%) Statistics
8 4 (1.78%) Replication
9 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.33%) Physics
9 3 (1.33%) iPhone
9 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.89%) Cybernetics
10 2 (0.89%) User Experience
10 2 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.89%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.33%) Linux
2 32 (14.22%) Windows
3 22 (9.78%) UNIX
4 14 (6.22%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.22%) Android
5 5 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.89%) Solaris
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (22.67%) Scrum
3 32 (14.22%) Mentoring
4 31 (13.78%) CRM
5 29 (12.89%) E-Commerce
5 29 (12.89%) TDD
6 28 (12.44%) BDD
6 28 (12.44%) Unit Testing
6 28 (12.44%) SOA
6 28 (12.44%) DSDM
7 27 (12.00%) Extreme Programming
8 24 (10.67%) Business Analysis
9 23 (10.22%) eTOM
10 22 (9.78%) BPR
10 22 (9.78%) Workflow
11 19 (8.44%) Business Development
11 19 (8.44%) Waterfall
12 18 (8.00%) Project Management
13 17 (7.56%) System Testing
14 16 (7.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 92 (40.89%) SQL
2 66 (29.33%) Java
3 57 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 36 (16.00%) C#
5 24 (10.67%) C++
6 20 (8.89%) Perl
7 19 (8.44%) Python
8 18 (8.00%) C
9 17 (7.56%) Ruby
10 10 (4.44%) VB
11 9 (4.00%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.56%) ABAP
13 5 (2.22%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.78%) SAPscript
14 4 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.33%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 221 (98.22%) Degree
2 11 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.00%) ISEB
4 4 (1.78%) CCA
5 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.89%) PhD
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PMP
6 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.78%) QA
2 11 (4.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) KVM
3 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) Nagios
2 2 (0.89%) Puppet
2 2 (0.89%) Opsview
3 1 (0.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 38 (16.89%) SAP
2 29 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 29 (12.89%) hybris
3 19 (8.44%) Huawei
4 16 (7.11%) Oracle
5 5 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.78%) Tableau
6 4 (1.78%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.78%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.33%) HP
7 3 (1.33%) Apple
7 3 (1.33%) Sun
7 3 (1.33%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.89%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.89%) Unica
8 2 (0.89%) Neolane
8 2 (0.89%) IBM
8 2 (0.89%) Cognos
8 2 (0.89%) Siebel
8 2 (0.89%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5 % Pension, Health, Life Ass
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago