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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 39 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 130 125 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.49% 5.65% 3.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.25% 16.23% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 93 103 62
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
800 770 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.78% 34.81% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 542 573 552
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,700 £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 27 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 239 (98.76%) Degree
2 99 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (35.54%) Telecoms
4 83 (34.30%) SQL
5 56 (23.14%) Java
6 54 (22.31%) HTML
7 53 (21.90%) JavaScript
8 51 (21.07%) Linux
9 49 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (19.83%) CSS
10 48 (19.83%) Scrum
11 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
12 41 (16.94%) .NET
13 40 (16.53%) jQuery
14 39 (16.12%) Finance
15 38 (15.70%) C#
15 38 (15.70%) Windows
16 37 (15.29%) Selenium
17 32 (13.22%) MS Excel
17 32 (13.22%) SQL Server
18 31 (12.81%) CRM
19 30 (12.40%) Management Information System
19 30 (12.40%) Billing
20 28 (11.57%) SAP
20 28 (11.57%) C++
20 28 (11.57%) QA
20 28 (11.57%) Mentoring
21 27 (11.16%) eTOM
22 26 (10.74%) Web Services
23 25 (10.33%) Client/Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 21 (8.68%) Apache
3 19 (7.85%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.89%) IIS
5 6 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.48%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.65%) CMS
7 3 (1.24%) Confluence
8 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.79%) MS Office
3 4 (1.65%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.65%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.65%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.65%) SAP FI-GL
1 4 (1.65%) SAP FSCM
1 4 (1.65%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.26%) SaaS
2 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.33%) HTTP
2 21 (8.68%) TCP/IP
3 17 (7.02%) Wireless
4 14 (5.79%) WiMAX
4 14 (5.79%) HSPA
4 14 (5.79%) 3G
4 14 (5.79%) CDMA2000
4 14 (5.79%) UMTS
4 14 (5.79%) GSM
5 12 (4.96%) HTTPS
6 10 (4.13%) Firewall
7 9 (3.72%) Broadband
8 7 (2.89%) Internet
9 5 (2.07%) SMTP
10 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.24%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.83%) LDAP
12 2 (0.83%) VoIP
12 2 (0.83%) VPN
12 2 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.50%) MySQL
3 9 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.31%) OLAP
5 6 (2.48%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.07%) MS Access
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.65%) QlikView
7 4 (1.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.65%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (1.65%) Xcelsius
7 4 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (1.65%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.65%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.65%) OLTP
7 4 (1.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 37 (15.29%) Selenium
2 24 (9.92%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (7.85%) Mockito
4 19 (7.85%) Visual Studio
5 17 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (3.31%) Subversion
7 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (1.65%) JIRA
8 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.83%) PeopleTools
10 1 (0.41%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.41%) Ant
10 1 (0.41%) JUnit
10 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.41%) Appium
General
1 86 (35.54%) Telecoms
2 39 (16.12%) Finance
3 30 (12.40%) Billing
4 23 (9.50%) Marketing
5 10 (4.13%) Advertising
6 9 (3.72%) Banking
7 8 (3.31%) Front Office
8 7 (2.89%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.65%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.24%) Electronics
11 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.83%) Legal
11 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.83%) Cantonese Language
11 2 (0.83%) German Language
12 1 (0.41%) Games
12 1 (0.41%) Military
12 1 (0.41%) Back Office
12 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 66 (27.27%) Developer
2 41 (16.94%) Analyst
3 29 (11.98%) Consultant
4 26 (10.74%) Software Engineer
5 25 (10.33%) Business Analyst
6 24 (9.92%) Junior
7 22 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 20 (8.26%) Tester
8 20 (8.26%) Software Tester
8 20 (8.26%) Java Consultant
9 19 (7.85%) Technical Engineer
9 19 (7.85%) Technical Support Engineer
9 19 (7.85%) Technical Support
10 18 (7.44%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (7.44%) Graduate
10 18 (7.44%) Architect
11 17 (7.02%) Junior Tester
11 17 (7.02%) Junior Software Tester
12 16 (6.61%) Java Developer
13 15 (6.20%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.31%) HTML
2 48 (19.83%) CSS
3 41 (16.94%) .NET
4 40 (16.53%) jQuery
5 26 (10.74%) Web Services
6 24 (9.92%) XML
7 22 (9.09%) Spring
8 21 (8.68%) J2EE
9 20 (8.26%) XSLT
9 20 (8.26%) XHTML
9 20 (8.26%) Java EE
10 19 (7.85%) JSP
11 12 (4.96%) HTML5
12 11 (4.55%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.13%) ASP.NET
14 7 (2.89%) WPF
15 6 (2.48%) Ajax
16 4 (1.65%) BAPI
16 4 (1.65%) MDX
17 3 (1.24%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 25 (10.33%) Client/Server
3 25 (10.33%) Mathematics
4 20 (8.26%) iPad
5 14 (5.79%) Open Source
6 7 (2.89%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.89%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.07%) Replication
8 3 (1.24%) PMI
8 3 (1.24%) iPhone
8 3 (1.24%) IPTV
8 3 (1.24%) Statistics
9 2 (0.83%) Physics
9 2 (0.83%) PKI
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.83%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.07%) Linux
2 38 (15.70%) Windows
3 24 (9.92%) UNIX
4 17 (7.02%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.65%) Android
5 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.83%) Scrum
3 31 (12.81%) CRM
4 28 (11.57%) Mentoring
5 27 (11.16%) eTOM
6 24 (9.92%) Business Analysis
7 22 (9.09%) System Testing
7 22 (9.09%) DSDM
7 22 (9.09%) BPR
7 22 (9.09%) Workflow
8 21 (8.68%) ITIL
8 21 (8.68%) Waterfall
9 20 (8.26%) Unit Testing
9 20 (8.26%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.26%) SOA
9 20 (8.26%) Project Management
9 20 (8.26%) TDD
10 19 (7.85%) Extreme Programming
10 19 (7.85%) Business Development
10 19 (7.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (34.30%) SQL
2 56 (23.14%) Java
3 53 (21.90%) JavaScript
4 38 (15.70%) C#
5 28 (11.57%) C++
6 22 (9.09%) C
6 22 (9.09%) Perl
7 21 (8.68%) Python
8 20 (8.26%) Ruby
9 9 (3.72%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.31%) VB
10 8 (3.31%) ABAP
11 6 (2.48%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.65%) SAPscript
12 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.24%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 239 (98.76%) Degree
2 14 (5.79%) ISEB
3 13 (5.37%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.48%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.65%) JNCIE
6 4 (1.65%) CCA
6 4 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.65%) CCIE
6 4 (1.65%) CCNP
6 4 (1.65%) CCNA
7 3 (1.24%) PMP
7 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) VCP4
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.57%) QA
2 14 (5.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.83%) KVM
3 1 (0.41%) Xen
3 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Nagios
1 2 (0.83%) Opsview
2 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.57%) SAP
3 20 (8.26%) Huawei
3 20 (8.26%) hybris
4 17 (7.02%) Oracle
5 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.07%) DevExpress
5 5 (2.07%) Telerik
6 4 (1.65%) Tableau
6 4 (1.65%) Ab Initio
6 4 (1.65%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.65%) Sun
7 3 (1.24%) Apple
7 3 (1.24%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.83%) Neolane
8 2 (0.83%) VMware
8 2 (0.83%) Unica
8 2 (0.83%) HP
8 2 (0.83%) Cognos
8 2 (0.83%) Siebel
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Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
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Salary: £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
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TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £35,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £22,000 - £45,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5 % Pension, Health, Life Ass
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago