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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 18 52
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 94 217 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.22% 9.82% 4.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.95% 23.98% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79 124 70
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
726 905 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.29% 40.97% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 506 652 615
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 31 August 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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.

1 254 (96.21%) Degree
2 88 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (32.20%) C#
4 74 (28.03%) .NET
5 72 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 71 (26.89%) JavaScript
7 66 (25.00%) Linux
8 59 (22.35%) Windows
9 55 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 53 (20.08%) Python
11 52 (19.70%) Software Engineering
12 50 (18.94%) SQL
13 47 (17.80%) CSS
14 45 (17.05%) C++
14 45 (17.05%) HTML
15 43 (16.29%) Web Services
16 35 (13.26%) MS Excel
17 32 (12.12%) Firewall
17 32 (12.12%) VMware
18 31 (11.74%) Finance
18 31 (11.74%) AngularJS
19 29 (10.98%) TDD
20 28 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
20 28 (10.61%) Node.js
21 27 (10.23%) Java
21 27 (10.23%) Scrum
22 26 (9.85%) Management Information System
22 26 (9.85%) Oracle
23 25 (9.47%) Telecoms
24 24 (9.09%) SMTP

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 23 (8.71%) Apache
1 23 (8.71%) Tomcat
2 22 (8.33%) IIS
3 18 (6.82%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.41%) JBoss
4 9 (3.41%) nginx
4 9 (3.41%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.89%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.52%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.52%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.38%) Tornado
Applications
1 35 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.55%) MS Office
3 7 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.89%) MS Project
5 4 (1.52%) InfoPath
6 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.89%) Force.com
4 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.14%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.12%) Firewall
2 24 (9.09%) SMTP
3 20 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 17 (6.44%) DNS
4 17 (6.44%) HTTP
5 16 (6.06%) SSL
6 15 (5.68%) IP Telephony
7 14 (5.30%) LDAP
8 11 (4.17%) LAN
8 11 (4.17%) WAN
8 11 (4.17%) Wireshark
9 10 (3.79%) SAN
10 9 (3.41%) IMAP
10 9 (3.41%) NAS
10 9 (3.41%) Network Security
11 8 (3.03%) Internet
12 7 (2.65%) BGP
12 7 (2.65%) OSPF
12 7 (2.65%) VoIP
12 7 (2.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.20%) MySQL
3 14 (5.30%) Big Data
4 10 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.52%) Electronic Patient Records
5 4 (1.52%) GIS
5 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.79%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.79%) Maven
3 9 (3.41%) AQtime
3 9 (3.41%) WebLOAD
4 8 (3.03%) Subversion
5 7 (2.65%) Grunt
5 7 (2.65%) gulp
6 6 (2.27%) Ant
6 6 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (2.27%) Mocha
6 6 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.27%) Yeoman
7 5 (1.89%) JIRA
8 4 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (1.52%) Selenium
8 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.14%) FitNesse
General
1 31 (11.74%) Finance
2 25 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.58%) Marketing
4 9 (3.41%) Banking
5 8 (3.03%) Billing
6 7 (2.65%) Retail
7 6 (2.27%) Advertising
7 6 (2.27%) Electronics
7 6 (2.27%) Games
8 5 (1.89%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 114 (43.18%) Developer
2 48 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 31 (11.74%) .NET Developer
3 31 (11.74%) Software Developer
4 27 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (9.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 25 (9.47%) Support Engineer
7 23 (8.71%) C# Software Developer
8 20 (7.58%) SQL Developer
9 19 (7.20%) C++ Developer
9 19 (7.20%) Python Developer
9 19 (7.20%) Technical Support
10 18 (6.82%) HTML Developer
10 18 (6.82%) Software Engineer
11 16 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
12 14 (5.30%) Agile C# Developer
12 14 (5.30%) Agile Developer
13 13 (4.92%) Analyst
13 13 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.92%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (28.03%) .NET
2 47 (17.80%) CSS
3 45 (17.05%) HTML
4 43 (16.29%) Web Services
5 31 (11.74%) AngularJS
6 28 (10.61%) Node.js
7 23 (8.71%) jQuery
8 22 (8.33%) XML
9 21 (7.95%) .NET Framework
9 21 (7.95%) JSON
10 19 (7.20%) ASP.NET
11 13 (4.92%) HTML5
11 13 (4.92%) LAMP
12 12 (4.55%) Backbone.js
12 12 (4.55%) MAPI
12 12 (4.55%) RESTful
13 10 (3.79%) Ajax
13 10 (3.79%) D3.js
14 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (3.41%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.85%) Management Information System
2 20 (7.58%) Algorithms
3 19 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.82%) Mathematics
5 16 (6.06%) Visualisation
6 15 (5.68%) Clustering
7 12 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 12 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.41%) User Experience
9 6 (2.27%) Smart Home
10 4 (1.52%) IVR
10 4 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.52%) PMI
11 3 (1.14%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.14%) Ergonomics
11 3 (1.14%) Physics
12 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.76%) Economics
12 2 (0.76%) Statistics
13 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (25.00%) Linux
2 59 (22.35%) Windows
3 23 (8.71%) Unix
4 20 (7.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (19.70%) Software Engineering
3 29 (10.98%) TDD
4 28 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (10.23%) Scrum
6 24 (9.09%) Data Management
7 21 (7.95%) Information Security
7 21 (7.95%) OOD
8 20 (7.58%) OO
8 20 (7.58%) Project Management
9 19 (7.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 19 (7.20%) Time Management
10 18 (6.82%) Incident Management
11 17 (6.44%) High Availability
11 17 (6.44%) MVC
12 16 (6.06%) Data Visualisation
13 15 (5.68%) Infrastructure Management
14 14 (5.30%) Open Source
14 14 (5.30%) UML
15 13 (4.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.20%) C#
2 71 (26.89%) JavaScript
3 53 (20.08%) Python
4 50 (18.94%) SQL
5 45 (17.05%) C++
6 27 (10.23%) Java
7 18 (6.82%) Ruby
8 9 (3.41%) Perl
8 9 (3.41%) PHP
8 9 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.65%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.14%) C
13 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.38%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 254 (96.21%) Degree
2 10 (3.79%) PhD
3 5 (1.89%) CCNP
3 5 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.52%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (0.76%) CEH
5 2 (0.76%) CISM
5 2 (0.76%) CISSP
5 2 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CCIE
6 1 (0.38%) CCNA
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.38%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.38%) PMP
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.06%) QA
1 16 (6.06%) SLA
2 4 (1.52%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.68%) Firmware
3 13 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 9 (3.41%) qmail
5 9 (3.41%) Squid
6 4 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.76%) Snort
8 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (5.68%) Cacti
1 15 (5.68%) Nagios
2 14 (5.30%) Puppet
3 11 (4.17%) Perfmon
4 9 (3.41%) collectd
4 9 (3.41%) Ganglia
4 9 (3.41%) Graphite
4 9 (3.41%) logstash
4 9 (3.41%) ZABBIX
5 6 (2.27%) SmokePing
6 5 (1.89%) Ansible
6 5 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.52%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (1.52%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.12%) VMware
3 26 (9.85%) Oracle
4 17 (6.44%) Cisco
4 17 (6.44%) IBM
5 16 (6.06%) Sun
6 15 (5.68%) HP
7 13 (4.92%) Forcepoint
8 10 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (3.41%) Splunk
10 8 (3.03%) Juniper
11 6 (2.27%) Aruba
11 6 (2.27%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.27%) Riverbed
11 6 (2.27%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.27%) Stonesoft
12 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.52%) DevExpress
13 4 (1.52%) Polycom
13 4 (1.52%) Telerik
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Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified
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Dantech
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £21,500 per annum Plus Benefits
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock + benefits
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