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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 150 158 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.92% 6.37% 5.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.56% 17.10% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 113 94 84
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
767 924 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.52% 37.26% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 652 604 682
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 293 (96.07%) Degree
2 82 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (24.59%) Telecoms
4 70 (22.95%) C#
5 67 (21.97%) Python
6 62 (20.33%) Windows
6 62 (20.33%) Linux
6 62 (20.33%) JavaScript
6 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
7 61 (20.00%) .NET
8 60 (19.67%) SQL Server
9 58 (19.02%) C++
10 53 (17.38%) SQL
11 47 (15.41%) Software Engineering
12 46 (15.08%) VMware
13 44 (14.43%) HTML
14 42 (13.77%) CRM
15 40 (13.11%) Node.js
16 38 (12.46%) Java
17 37 (12.13%) MS Excel
17 37 (12.13%) Scrum
17 37 (12.13%) Data Management
18 34 (11.15%) Billing
18 34 (11.15%) eTOM
18 34 (11.15%) Web Services
18 34 (11.15%) SMTP
18 34 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
18 34 (11.15%) Convergent Charging
19 33 (10.82%) AngularJS
20 32 (10.49%) CSS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 40 (13.11%) Node.js
2 23 (7.54%) IIS
3 20 (6.56%) Tomcat
4 19 (6.23%) Apache
4 19 (6.23%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.59%) OpenStack
6 12 (3.93%) JBoss
6 12 (3.93%) nginx
7 10 (3.28%) MS Exchange
8 7 (2.30%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.64%) IBM Domino
10 4 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (12.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.51%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (3.93%) SaaS
3 6 (1.97%) Force.com
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.15%) SMTP
2 30 (9.84%) TCP/IP
3 29 (9.51%) HTTP
4 28 (9.18%) SSL
5 27 (8.85%) DNS
6 24 (7.87%) Firewall
7 16 (5.25%) LDAP
8 14 (4.59%) NAS
8 14 (4.59%) SAN
8 14 (4.59%) VoLTE
8 14 (4.59%) VoWiFi
8 14 (4.59%) Wireshark
9 13 (4.26%) IP Telephony
10 12 (3.93%) IMAP
10 12 (3.93%) LAN
11 11 (3.61%) WAN
12 8 (2.62%) Network Security
13 7 (2.30%) BGP
13 7 (2.30%) Internet
13 7 (2.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.52%) Big Data
3 16 (5.25%) MySQL
4 13 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.66%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.66%) Riak
7 2 (0.66%) SQL CLR
7 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.33%) MS Access
8 1 (0.33%) Redis
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.93%) AQtime
1 12 (3.93%) WebLOAD
2 11 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.95%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.97%) Maven
5 5 (1.64%) JIRA
5 5 (1.64%) Subversion
6 4 (1.31%) Android Studio
7 2 (0.66%) Ant
7 2 (0.66%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.33%) JMeter
8 1 (0.33%) Selenium
8 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (24.59%) Telecoms
2 34 (11.15%) Billing
3 24 (7.87%) Marketing
4 22 (7.21%) Advertising
5 17 (5.57%) Finance
6 12 (3.93%) Electronics
7 10 (3.28%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.30%) Banking
9 3 (0.98%) German Language
9 3 (0.98%) Retail
10 2 (0.66%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 88 (28.85%) Developer
2 43 (14.10%) Analyst
3 31 (10.16%) Business Analyst
3 31 (10.16%) Support Engineer
4 27 (8.85%) Technical Support
5 25 (8.20%) C# Developer
5 25 (8.20%) Consultant
6 24 (7.87%) Python Developer
7 22 (7.21%) C++ Developer
8 21 (6.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (6.89%) Software Engineer
9 20 (6.56%) Software Developer
10 19 (6.23%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.90%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (5.57%) Junior
13 16 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.25%) Java Developer
13 16 (5.25%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (5.25%) Technical Support Engineer
14 14 (4.59%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.00%) .NET
2 44 (14.43%) HTML
3 34 (11.15%) Web Services
4 33 (10.82%) AngularJS
5 32 (10.49%) CSS
6 20 (6.56%) XML
7 15 (4.92%) LAMP
8 14 (4.59%) JSON
8 14 (4.59%) MAPI
8 14 (4.59%) WebRTC
9 12 (3.93%) jQuery
9 12 (3.93%) LEMP Stack
9 12 (3.93%) MCollective
10 11 (3.61%) RESTful
11 10 (3.28%) ASP.NET
11 10 (3.28%) HTML5
12 8 (2.62%) REST
12 8 (2.62%) SOAP
12 8 (2.62%) WPF
13 7 (2.30%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (7.21%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.90%) Mathematics
3 17 (5.57%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.95%) Clustering
5 9 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.95%) PMI
6 7 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.97%) User Experience
8 5 (1.64%) Physics
8 5 (1.64%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.31%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.31%) Ergonomics
9 4 (1.31%) FMCG
10 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.98%) IVR
11 2 (0.66%) Blog
11 2 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.33%) Linux
1 62 (20.33%) Windows
2 26 (8.52%) Windows Server
3 15 (4.92%) Unix
4 10 (3.28%) Solaris
5 7 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.31%) Android
6 4 (1.31%) HPUX
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.31%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (15.41%) Software Engineering
3 42 (13.77%) CRM
4 37 (12.13%) Data Management
4 37 (12.13%) Scrum
5 34 (11.15%) Convergent Charging
5 34 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
5 34 (11.15%) eTOM
6 29 (9.51%) Open Source
7 26 (8.52%) Business Analysis
8 22 (7.21%) Network Design
8 22 (7.21%) Presales
9 21 (6.89%) BPR
9 21 (6.89%) Business Development
9 21 (6.89%) Unit Testing
9 21 (6.89%) Workflow
10 18 (5.90%) People Management
10 18 (5.90%) TDD
11 17 (5.57%) Project Management
11 17 (5.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (22.95%) C#
2 67 (21.97%) Python
3 62 (20.33%) JavaScript
4 58 (19.02%) C++
5 53 (17.38%) SQL
6 38 (12.46%) Java
7 21 (6.89%) Ruby
8 17 (5.57%) Perl
9 14 (4.59%) C
10 12 (3.93%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.93%) VB
11 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.97%) PHP
12 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.31%) VBScript
13 2 (0.66%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 293 (96.07%) Degree
2 10 (3.28%) ISEB
3 9 (2.95%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.30%) PhD
5 6 (1.97%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.31%) CCNA
8 3 (0.98%) CCNP
8 3 (0.98%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (0.66%) CEH
9 2 (0.66%) CISM
9 2 (0.66%) CISSP
9 2 (0.66%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (0.66%) MCSE
9 2 (0.66%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.33%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.33%) MCSA
10 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.20%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.57%) VMware ESX
4 12 (3.93%) qmail
4 12 (3.93%) Squid
5 4 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.98%) Firmware
6 3 (0.98%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.98%) OpenSSH
6 3 (0.98%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.66%) NFS
7 2 (0.66%) Snort
8 1 (0.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 19 (6.23%) Nagios
2 17 (5.57%) Cacti
3 14 (4.59%) Puppet
4 12 (3.93%) collectd
4 12 (3.93%) Ganglia
4 12 (3.93%) Graphite
4 12 (3.93%) logstash
4 12 (3.93%) Perfmon
4 12 (3.93%) ZABBIX
5 7 (2.30%) SCCM
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (1.64%) SmokePing
8 3 (0.98%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.98%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.66%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.66%) Simpana
Vendors
1 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.08%) VMware
3 18 (5.90%) Oracle
4 17 (5.57%) Cisco
4 17 (5.57%) Forcepoint
5 14 (4.59%) HP
6 13 (4.26%) Splunk
7 10 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.62%) EMC
8 8 (2.62%) Huawei
9 7 (2.30%) Juniper
10 5 (1.64%) Aruba
10 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.64%) Riverbed
10 5 (1.64%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.64%) Stonesoft
11 4 (1.31%) Sencha
11 4 (1.31%) Sun
12 3 (0.98%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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DCV Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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TDA Group
Posted: 5 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + stock + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Appnovation
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + remote working
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + stock + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago