The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 113 72 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.80% 3.17% 4.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.65% 11.03% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 77 66 85
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
722 653 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.65% 28.79% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 453 548 482
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Berkshire

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 11 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 216 (90.76%) Degree
2 101 (42.44%) Linux
3 58 (24.37%) Java
3 58 (24.37%) SQL
4 57 (23.95%) C#
5 52 (21.85%) UNIX
6 49 (20.59%) Windows
6 49 (20.59%) .NET
7 47 (19.75%) Oracle
8 43 (18.07%) C++
9 38 (15.97%) Telecoms
10 37 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 32 (13.45%) QA
13 31 (13.03%) Perl
14 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
14 30 (12.61%) VMware
14 30 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (12.18%) JavaScript
16 27 (11.34%) Software Engineering
17 26 (10.92%) Management Information System
18 25 (10.50%) SAN
18 25 (10.50%) Mathematics
18 25 (10.50%) Unit Testing
19 24 (10.08%) Infrastructure Management
20 23 (9.66%) TDD
21 22 (9.24%) NAS
22 20 (8.40%) OCA
22 20 (8.40%) Oracle Certification
22 20 (8.40%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (6.72%) Apache
2 15 (6.30%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.04%) IIS
4 6 (2.52%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.68%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (1.68%) CMS
6 4 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.84%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.84%) Mule
7 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.46%) SaaS
2 11 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.42%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.50%) SAN
2 22 (9.24%) NAS
3 16 (6.72%) HTTP
4 15 (6.30%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.30%) SMTP
5 13 (5.46%) Internet
6 9 (3.78%) IMAP
6 9 (3.78%) Wireshark
7 7 (2.94%) Firewall
7 7 (2.94%) DNS
8 5 (2.10%) SSL
9 4 (1.68%) VPN
10 3 (1.26%) DHCP
10 3 (1.26%) Broadband
10 3 (1.26%) 3G
10 3 (1.26%) 4G
11 2 (0.84%) HSRP
11 2 (0.84%) OpenFlow
11 2 (0.84%) Wireless
11 2 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (8.40%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.98%) Riak
4 18 (7.56%) MySQL
5 17 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.10%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.10%) Data Mart
8 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.84%) Informix
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.42%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (5.88%) Selenium
2 11 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.78%) AQtime
3 9 (3.78%) WebLOAD
3 9 (3.78%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.36%) Subversion
4 8 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.68%) Mockito
5 4 (1.68%) MSBuild
5 4 (1.68%) Maven
6 2 (0.84%) Ant
6 2 (0.84%) JUnit
7 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 38 (15.97%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.56%) Back Office
3 14 (5.88%) Finance
4 6 (2.52%) Games
5 3 (1.26%) Banking
5 3 (1.26%) Electronics
6 2 (0.84%) Advertising
6 2 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Front Office
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (39.92%) Developer
2 41 (17.23%) Software Developer
3 33 (13.87%) Software Engineer
4 31 (13.03%) Graduate
5 27 (11.34%) Senior Developer
5 27 (11.34%) Java Developer
6 21 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
7 19 (7.98%) Senior Software Developer
8 18 (7.56%) Support Engineer
9 17 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
10 16 (6.72%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
11 14 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.88%) Consultant
11 14 (5.88%) Development Engineer
12 12 (5.04%) Test Engineer
13 11 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
13 11 (4.62%) Junior
13 11 (4.62%) Administrator
13 11 (4.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.59%) .NET
2 20 (8.40%) jQuery
3 19 (7.98%) HTML
4 18 (7.56%) XML
5 17 (7.14%) CSS
6 14 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.04%) Web Services
7 12 (5.04%) Spring
8 9 (3.78%) MAPI
9 7 (2.94%) LAMP
9 7 (2.94%) Servlets
10 6 (2.52%) XSLT
11 5 (2.10%) Java EE
12 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.68%) REST
12 4 (1.68%) XHTML
12 4 (1.68%) SOAP
12 4 (1.68%) JSP
12 4 (1.68%) J2EE
12 4 (1.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (10.92%) Management Information System
3 25 (10.50%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.30%) Firmware
5 14 (5.88%) Open Source
6 12 (5.04%) Clustering
7 11 (4.62%) Derivative
8 7 (2.94%) IPTV
9 5 (2.10%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.68%) Physics
10 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.68%) iPad
11 3 (1.26%) Handset
12 2 (0.84%) Replication
12 2 (0.84%) CESG
12 2 (0.84%) CMDB
12 2 (0.84%) Blog
12 2 (0.84%) Social Media
13 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.42%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 101 (42.44%) Linux
2 52 (21.85%) UNIX
3 49 (20.59%) Windows
4 11 (4.62%) AIX
4 11 (4.62%) HPUX
4 11 (4.62%) Solaris
5 3 (1.26%) Android
5 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (11.34%) Software Engineering
3 25 (10.50%) Unit Testing
4 24 (10.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 23 (9.66%) TDD
6 19 (7.98%) Document Management
6 19 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (7.98%) Business Continuity
7 17 (7.14%) Scrum
8 14 (5.88%) Web Development
9 13 (5.46%) Migration
10 12 (5.04%) OO
10 12 (5.04%) Data Migration
11 11 (4.62%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (3.78%) Benchmarking
13 9 (3.78%) Time Management
13 9 (3.78%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (3.36%) Waterfall
14 8 (3.36%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 58 (24.37%) Java
1 58 (24.37%) SQL
2 57 (23.95%) C#
3 43 (18.07%) C++
4 31 (13.03%) Perl
5 29 (12.18%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.56%) Python
7 16 (6.72%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.04%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.62%) C
10 8 (3.36%) PHP
11 6 (2.52%) VBScript
12 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.26%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.26%) Ruby
14 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.84%) VB
15 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.42%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 216 (90.76%) Degree
2 20 (8.40%) OCA
2 20 (8.40%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (5.46%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.46%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.68%) MCITP
5 4 (1.68%) MCSE
6 3 (1.26%) PMP
6 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.26%) CISSP
6 3 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.84%) MOS
7 2 (0.84%) CCNP
7 2 (0.84%) ISEB
8 1 (0.42%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.45%) QA
2 10 (4.20%) SLA
3 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.62%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (3.78%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.42%) KVM
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 13 (5.46%) Backup Exec
2 13 (5.46%) Data Guard
3 10 (4.20%) Opsview
4 8 (3.36%) Nagios
5 6 (2.52%) Puppet
6 2 (0.84%) SmokePing
6 2 (0.84%) Cacti
7 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 47 (19.75%) Oracle
2 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.61%) VMware
3 11 (4.62%) Veritas
4 9 (3.78%) HP
4 9 (3.78%) IBM
5 6 (2.52%) Dell
6 5 (2.10%) Cisco
6 5 (2.10%) Teradata
6 5 (2.10%) Huawei
6 5 (2.10%) Websense
7 4 (1.68%) hybris
7 4 (1.68%) SAP
7 4 (1.68%) Lotus
7 4 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.26%) JBoss
9 2 (0.84%) Cognos
9 2 (0.84%) Sun
9 2 (0.84%) EMC
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + benefits
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Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
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