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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 30 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 87 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.79% 6.47% 5.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.64% 16.14% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 104 96
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,923 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -2.69%

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
443 830 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.58% 40.08% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 320 695 586
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 174 (84.88%) Degree
2 61 (29.76%) JavaScript
2 61 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (21.95%) C#
4 43 (20.98%) Java
5 42 (20.49%) .NET
6 40 (19.51%) Linux
6 40 (19.51%) TDD
7 39 (19.02%) Windows
8 37 (18.05%) Software Engineering
9 36 (17.56%) Telecoms
10 34 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (16.10%) AngularJS
11 33 (16.10%) Unit Testing
11 33 (16.10%) CSS
12 32 (15.61%) HTML
12 32 (15.61%) Microsoft
13 31 (15.12%) Web Services
14 29 (14.15%) SQL
14 29 (14.15%) Finance
14 29 (14.15%) Jenkins
15 28 (13.66%) Scrum
15 28 (13.66%) Python
15 28 (13.66%) Secure Coding
16 25 (12.20%) Management Information System
16 25 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
17 24 (11.71%) Maven
18 22 (10.73%) C++
19 21 (10.24%) VMware
19 21 (10.24%) Mathematics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.90%) IIS
3 5 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (2.44%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.95%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.46%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (10.24%) SaaS
3 10 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.44%) Oracle CX
6 3 (1.46%) Force.com
7 1 (0.49%) IaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Office 365
7 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.83%) Firewall
2 10 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.90%) DNS
3 8 (3.90%) SMTP
4 7 (3.41%) Broadband
4 7 (3.41%) Internet
4 7 (3.41%) IP Telephony
5 6 (2.93%) HTTP
5 6 (2.93%) SAN
6 5 (2.44%) SSL
7 4 (1.95%) BGP
7 4 (1.95%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.95%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.95%) NAS
8 3 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.46%) HSRP
8 3 (1.46%) IMAP
8 3 (1.46%) MPLS
8 3 (1.46%) VRRP
8 3 (1.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (6.83%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.37%) Big Data
4 9 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.93%) MySQL
6 5 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.44%) OLAP
6 5 (2.44%) OLTP
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.44%) Riak
6 5 (2.44%) VLDB
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (14.15%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.71%) Maven
3 19 (9.27%) Grunt
4 15 (7.32%) Ant
4 15 (7.32%) Mocha
5 14 (6.83%) gulp
6 13 (6.34%) FitNesse
6 13 (6.34%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (4.88%) Yeoman
8 9 (4.39%) JUnit
9 6 (2.93%) Selenium
9 6 (2.93%) WebStorm
10 5 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.44%) Gradle
10 5 (2.44%) TestNG
11 3 (1.46%) AQtime
11 3 (1.46%) WebLOAD
General
1 36 (17.56%) Telecoms
2 29 (14.15%) Finance
3 17 (8.29%) Electronics
4 16 (7.80%) Advertising
4 16 (7.80%) Marketing
5 13 (6.34%) Billing
6 7 (3.41%) Legal
7 5 (2.44%) Banking
7 5 (2.44%) Games
8 3 (1.46%) Back Office
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.49%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.49%) Retail
10 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 85 (41.46%) Developer
2 29 (14.15%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 22 (10.73%) Analyst
4 22 (10.73%) Graduate
5 21 (10.24%) Senior Developer
6 18 (8.78%) Graduate Developer
6 18 (8.78%) UI Developer
7 17 (8.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 17 (8.29%) Software Engineer
8 16 (7.80%) Administrator
8 16 (7.80%) Consultant
8 16 (7.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (6.83%) C# Developer
9 14 (6.83%) Junior
10 13 (6.34%) Web UI Developer
11 12 (5.85%) Junior Software Engineer
12 11 (5.37%) Junior Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Junior Software Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.49%) .NET
2 33 (16.10%) AngularJS
2 33 (16.10%) CSS
3 32 (15.61%) HTML
4 31 (15.12%) Web Services
5 19 (9.27%) D3.js
5 19 (9.27%) JSON
5 19 (9.27%) RESTful
6 17 (8.29%) Backbone.js
6 17 (8.29%) Node.js
7 15 (7.32%) CSS3
7 15 (7.32%) Ember.js
7 15 (7.32%) HTML5
7 15 (7.32%) XML
8 12 (5.85%) ASP.NET
9 11 (5.37%) MAPI
9 11 (5.37%) React
10 10 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (4.39%) REST
11 9 (4.39%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.37%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.88%) User Experience
6 6 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.44%) BBC
8 4 (1.95%) Derivative
9 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.46%) Clustering
9 3 (1.46%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.98%) PKI
10 2 (0.98%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.98%) Social Network
11 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.49%) iPad
11 1 (0.49%) Life Science
11 1 (0.49%) PMI
11 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.51%) Linux
2 39 (19.02%) Windows
3 13 (6.34%) Unix
4 10 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.39%) CentOS
6 8 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.51%) TDD
3 37 (18.05%) Software Engineering
4 33 (16.10%) Unit Testing
5 28 (13.66%) Scrum
5 28 (13.66%) Secure Coding
6 21 (10.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (10.24%) Mathematics
7 20 (9.76%) OO
8 18 (8.78%) Change Management
8 18 (8.78%) Workflow
9 17 (8.29%) Business Analysis
9 17 (8.29%) Open Source
10 16 (7.80%) High Availability
11 15 (7.32%) Regression Testing
11 15 (7.32%) User Stories
12 14 (6.83%) Business Development
13 13 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (6.34%) eTOM
13 13 (6.34%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 61 (29.76%) JavaScript
2 45 (21.95%) C#
3 43 (20.98%) Java
4 29 (14.15%) SQL
5 28 (13.66%) Python
6 22 (10.73%) C++
7 16 (7.80%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.37%) PHP
9 10 (4.88%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.93%) Ruby
11 5 (2.44%) Perl
11 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.95%) C
12 4 (1.95%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) Go
14 2 (0.98%) VBA
15 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 174 (84.88%) Degree
2 5 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.95%) CCNP
3 4 (1.95%) SANS
4 3 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) HND
6 1 (0.49%) CCIE
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.49%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.49%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.49%) MBA
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
6 1 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PhD
6 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (5.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.44%) KVM
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.46%) Firmware
5 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.46%) XenServer
6 2 (0.98%) vCloud
6 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) Docker
7 1 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (3.90%) Puppet
2 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 5 (2.44%) Graphite
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.46%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.98%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.49%) SCCM
5 1 (0.49%) SCOM
5 1 (0.49%) Simpana
Vendors
1 32 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.24%) VMware
3 17 (8.29%) Oracle
4 11 (5.37%) Sun
5 10 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.90%) Cisco
7 7 (3.41%) HP
8 6 (2.93%) IBM
9 5 (2.44%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.95%) Forcepoint
10 4 (1.95%) Juniper
11 3 (1.46%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.46%) Huawei
11 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.98%) Zerto
13 1 (0.49%) Arista
13 1 (0.49%) Extreme Networks
13 1 (0.49%) F5
13 1 (0.49%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.49%) Zend
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Resource Group
Salary: £25-29K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £46,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 2 days ago
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Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £46,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago