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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 109 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.66% 3.32% 4.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.57% 11.56% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 86
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
700 649 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.90% 28.73% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 433 540 482
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 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 23 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 207 (89.61%) Degree
2 97 (41.99%) Linux
3 65 (28.14%) SQL
4 59 (25.54%) C#
5 52 (22.51%) Java
6 51 (22.08%) .NET
6 51 (22.08%) Windows
7 50 (21.65%) Oracle
8 49 (21.21%) UNIX
9 39 (16.88%) C++
9 39 (16.88%) Telecoms
10 35 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 34 (14.72%) JavaScript
11 34 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (13.42%) QA
13 30 (12.99%) VMware
13 30 (12.99%) Microsoft
14 26 (11.26%) Software Engineering
14 26 (11.26%) Mathematics
14 26 (11.26%) Unit Testing
15 25 (10.82%) jQuery
15 25 (10.82%) Perl
15 25 (10.82%) SAN
16 24 (10.39%) HTML
16 24 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
17 23 (9.96%) TDD
17 23 (9.96%) Management Information System
18 22 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
18 22 (9.52%) NAS
19 21 (9.09%) Scrum

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 19 (8.23%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.93%) Apache
3 14 (6.06%) IIS
4 8 (3.46%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.73%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.73%) CMS
7 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.87%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.87%) Mule
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.16%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.82%) SAN
2 22 (9.52%) NAS
3 17 (7.36%) HTTP
4 16 (6.93%) TCP/IP
5 14 (6.06%) SMTP
6 12 (5.19%) Internet
7 10 (4.33%) IMAP
7 10 (4.33%) Wireshark
8 8 (3.46%) Firewall
9 5 (2.16%) DNS
10 4 (1.73%) SSL
10 4 (1.73%) VPN
11 3 (1.30%) Broadband
11 3 (1.30%) 3G
11 3 (1.30%) 4G
12 2 (0.87%) HSRP
12 2 (0.87%) OpenFlow
12 2 (0.87%) Wireless
12 2 (0.87%) OSPF
12 2 (0.87%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.23%) MySQL
3 17 (7.36%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.63%) Riak
6 12 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.16%) Data Mart
7 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.16%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.87%) Informix
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.43%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (8.23%) Selenium
2 13 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.19%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.33%) AQtime
5 10 (4.33%) WebLOAD
6 9 (3.90%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.46%) Subversion
7 8 (3.46%) Mockito
8 5 (2.16%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.73%) Maven
10 2 (0.87%) Ant
10 2 (0.87%) JUnit
11 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (16.88%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.79%) Back Office
3 16 (6.93%) Finance
4 7 (3.03%) Games
5 3 (1.30%) Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Electronics
6 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (39.39%) Developer
2 37 (16.02%) Software Developer
3 33 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 28 (12.12%) Graduate
5 25 (10.82%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.96%) Senior Developer
7 19 (8.23%) Graduate Developer
8 18 (7.79%) Support Engineer
8 18 (7.79%) Consultant
9 17 (7.36%) Senior Software Developer
10 16 (6.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (6.49%) Graduate Software Developer
12 14 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
12 14 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (6.06%) Development Engineer
13 13 (5.63%) Test Engineer
14 11 (4.76%) Architect
14 11 (4.76%) Junior
15 10 (4.33%) Systems Administrator
15 10 (4.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.08%) .NET
2 25 (10.82%) jQuery
3 24 (10.39%) HTML
4 21 (9.09%) CSS
4 21 (9.09%) XML
5 18 (7.79%) Web Services
6 16 (6.93%) Spring
7 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET
8 10 (4.33%) XSLT
8 10 (4.33%) MAPI
9 8 (3.46%) XHTML
9 8 (3.46%) JSP
9 8 (3.46%) J2EE
9 8 (3.46%) Java EE
10 7 (3.03%) Servlets
10 7 (3.03%) LAMP
11 6 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (1.73%) REST
13 4 (1.73%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.26%) Mathematics
2 23 (9.96%) Management Information System
3 22 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.93%) Firmware
5 13 (5.63%) Clustering
6 12 (5.19%) Open Source
7 10 (4.33%) Derivative
8 8 (3.46%) IPTV
8 8 (3.46%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.46%) iPad
9 5 (2.16%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.73%) Physics
11 3 (1.30%) Handset
12 2 (0.87%) Replication
12 2 (0.87%) CESG
12 2 (0.87%) CMDB
12 2 (0.87%) Blog
12 2 (0.87%) Social Media
13 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.43%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.99%) Linux
2 51 (22.08%) Windows
3 49 (21.21%) UNIX
4 10 (4.33%) AIX
4 10 (4.33%) HPUX
4 10 (4.33%) Solaris
5 3 (1.30%) Android
5 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.30%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (11.26%) Software Engineering
2 26 (11.26%) Unit Testing
3 24 (10.39%) Infrastructure Management
4 23 (9.96%) TDD
5 21 (9.09%) Scrum
6 15 (6.49%) Web Development
7 14 (6.06%) Migration
8 13 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (5.63%) Data Migration
8 13 (5.63%) Document Management
8 13 (5.63%) Business Continuity
9 11 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.33%) SOA
10 10 (4.33%) Benchmarking
10 10 (4.33%) OO
10 10 (4.33%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.33%) MVC
10 10 (4.33%) Time Management
10 10 (4.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.14%) SQL
2 59 (25.54%) C#
3 52 (22.51%) Java
4 39 (16.88%) C++
5 34 (14.72%) JavaScript
6 25 (10.82%) Perl
7 14 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 13 (5.63%) C
9 12 (5.19%) Python
10 11 (4.76%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.03%) VBScript
12 6 (2.60%) PHP
13 3 (1.30%) VB
13 3 (1.30%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.87%) Ruby
14 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.43%) IronPython
15 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 207 (89.61%) Degree
2 20 (8.66%) OCA
2 20 (8.66%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.73%) CISSP
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.30%) PMP
6 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.87%) MOS
7 2 (0.87%) MCITP
7 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.87%) MCSE
7 2 (0.87%) CCNP
7 2 (0.87%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.42%) QA
2 9 (3.90%) SLA
3 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (4.33%) VMware ESX
5 9 (3.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.43%) KVM
8 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 13 (5.63%) NetBackup
3 12 (5.19%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.33%) Opsview
5 8 (3.46%) Nagios
6 5 (2.16%) Puppet
7 2 (0.87%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.87%) Cacti
8 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 50 (21.65%) Oracle
2 30 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.99%) VMware
3 10 (4.33%) Veritas
4 9 (3.90%) IBM
5 8 (3.46%) SAP
5 8 (3.46%) hybris
6 7 (3.03%) HP
7 5 (2.16%) Cisco
7 5 (2.16%) Teradata
8 4 (1.73%) Websense
8 4 (1.73%) Dell
8 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.87%) EMC
9 2 (0.87%) Juniper
9 2 (0.87%) BEA
9 2 (0.87%) BMC
9 2 (0.87%) Sun
9 2 (0.87%) JBoss
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K to 40K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago