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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 144 133 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.80% 5.60% 6.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.02% 15.65% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 93 110
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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
899 850 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.45% 35.77% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 753 599 724
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
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 14 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 295 (91.61%) Degree
2 84 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (24.22%) SQL
4 76 (23.60%) Telecoms
5 72 (22.36%) Linux
6 71 (22.05%) Python
7 65 (20.19%) Microsoft
8 62 (19.25%) SQL Server
9 58 (18.01%) C++
9 58 (18.01%) JavaScript
10 57 (17.70%) Java
11 53 (16.46%) Windows
11 53 (16.46%) Scrum
12 51 (15.84%) .NET
12 51 (15.84%) Software Engineering
13 50 (15.53%) CRM
14 47 (14.60%) Web Services
15 44 (13.66%) C#
16 42 (13.04%) MS Excel
17 41 (12.73%) Billing
18 39 (12.11%) eTOM
18 39 (12.11%) Convergent Charging
19 37 (11.49%) Open Source
20 35 (10.87%) HTML
20 35 (10.87%) Node.js
21 34 (10.56%) Data Management
22 33 (10.25%) QA
22 33 (10.25%) Oracle
23 32 (9.94%) VMware
24 29 (9.01%) Business Analysis

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 35 (10.87%) Node.js
2 19 (5.90%) WebLogic
3 16 (4.97%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.42%) OpenStack
4 11 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.11%) Apache
5 10 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.80%) JBoss
6 9 (2.80%) nginx
7 8 (2.48%) IIS
8 4 (1.24%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.93%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.31%) Mule
11 1 (0.31%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.31%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.31%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.83%) SaaS
3 14 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.24%) IaaS
6 2 (0.62%) Heroku
6 2 (0.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Force.com
7 1 (0.31%) Office 365
7 1 (0.31%) Responsys
7 1 (0.31%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.39%) HTTP
1 27 (8.39%) TCP/IP
2 26 (8.07%) DNS
3 24 (7.45%) SSL
4 21 (6.52%) SMTP
5 16 (4.97%) Firewall
6 15 (4.66%) LDAP
7 12 (3.73%) Internet
8 11 (3.42%) DHCP
9 10 (3.11%) IP Telephony
10 9 (2.80%) Unified Communications
11 8 (2.48%) LAN
12 7 (2.17%) H.323
12 7 (2.17%) MGCP
12 7 (2.17%) WAN
13 6 (1.86%) CTI
13 6 (1.86%) NAS
13 6 (1.86%) SCCP
13 6 (1.86%) VoLTE
13 6 (1.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.39%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.76%) Big Data
4 23 (7.14%) MySQL
5 21 (6.52%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.48%) Data Mining
7 8 (2.48%) SQL CLR
7 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.17%) OLTP
8 7 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.17%) Riak
8 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.55%) MS Access
10 5 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.42%) Ant
4 11 (3.42%) Maven
5 10 (3.11%) FitNesse
5 10 (3.11%) Subversion
6 6 (1.86%) Selenium
7 5 (1.55%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.55%) JIRA
8 4 (1.24%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.24%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.24%) Gradle
8 4 (1.24%) Grunt
8 4 (1.24%) Mocha
8 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.24%) TestNG
8 4 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.93%) AQtime
General
1 76 (23.60%) Telecoms
2 41 (12.73%) Billing
3 24 (7.45%) Finance
4 22 (6.83%) Advertising
5 19 (5.90%) Electronics
6 12 (3.73%) Marketing
7 10 (3.11%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.80%) Banking
9 3 (0.93%) German Language
10 2 (0.62%) French Language
10 2 (0.62%) Legal
10 2 (0.62%) Retail
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (25.78%) Developer
2 52 (16.15%) Analyst
3 36 (11.18%) Business Analyst
4 26 (8.07%) Consultant
5 24 (7.45%) C++ Developer
5 24 (7.45%) Software Engineer
6 22 (6.83%) Senior Analyst
6 22 (6.83%) Support Engineer
7 21 (6.52%) Technical Support
8 19 (5.90%) Junior
8 19 (5.90%) Python Developer
9 18 (5.59%) Administrator
9 18 (5.59%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.59%) Senior Business Analyst
9 18 (5.59%) Software Developer
10 16 (4.97%) Architect
11 14 (4.35%) Linux Developer
11 14 (4.35%) Test Leader
12 13 (4.04%) Business Consultant
13 12 (3.73%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (15.84%) .NET
2 47 (14.60%) Web Services
3 35 (10.87%) HTML
4 25 (7.76%) CSS
5 24 (7.45%) AngularJS
6 20 (6.21%) RESTful
7 16 (4.97%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.97%) XML
8 13 (4.04%) jQuery
9 12 (3.73%) WPF
10 11 (3.42%) WCF
11 10 (3.11%) LAMP
12 9 (2.80%) HTML5
12 9 (2.80%) LEMP Stack
12 9 (2.80%) MAPI
12 9 (2.80%) MCollective
12 9 (2.80%) SOAP
13 8 (2.48%) Ajax
14 6 (1.86%) DCOM
14 6 (1.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 18 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.35%) Clustering
4 13 (4.04%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.42%) Replication
7 10 (3.11%) Physics
8 6 (1.86%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.55%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.55%) FMCG
9 5 (1.55%) IVR
9 5 (1.55%) PMI
10 4 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.24%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.24%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.36%) Linux
2 53 (16.46%) Windows
3 16 (4.97%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.35%) Android
5 11 (3.42%) Solaris
5 11 (3.42%) Unix
6 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.55%) HPUX
9 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.93%) CentOS
11 1 (0.31%) AIX
11 1 (0.31%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (16.46%) Scrum
3 51 (15.84%) Software Engineering
4 50 (15.53%) CRM
5 39 (12.11%) Convergent Charging
5 39 (12.11%) eTOM
6 37 (11.49%) Open Source
7 34 (10.56%) Data Management
8 29 (9.01%) Business Analysis
9 27 (8.39%) Cybersecurity
10 26 (8.07%) Unit Testing
11 25 (7.76%) BPR
11 25 (7.76%) Workflow
12 24 (7.45%) Business Development
13 23 (7.14%) Service Delivery
14 22 (6.83%) High Availability
15 21 (6.52%) TDD
15 21 (6.52%) Test Automation
16 19 (5.90%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (5.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (24.22%) SQL
2 71 (22.05%) Python
3 58 (18.01%) C++
3 58 (18.01%) JavaScript
4 57 (17.70%) Java
5 44 (13.66%) C#
6 27 (8.39%) C
7 25 (7.76%) Ruby
8 21 (6.52%) Perl
9 15 (4.66%) Shell Script
10 14 (4.35%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.73%) VB
12 10 (3.11%) VBScript
13 8 (2.48%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.17%) PHP
15 6 (1.86%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.86%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.55%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.62%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.62%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 295 (91.61%) Degree
2 19 (5.90%) ISEB
3 15 (4.66%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.55%) MCSE
6 5 (1.55%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.24%) CCNP
7 4 (1.24%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (1.24%) MCSA
7 4 (1.24%) MCTS
8 3 (0.93%) CCNA
8 3 (0.93%) CISSP
8 3 (0.93%) MCP
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.62%) CEH
9 2 (0.62%) EnCE
9 2 (0.62%) PhD
9 2 (0.62%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.25%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.31%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 26 (8.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.04%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.80%) qmail
4 9 (2.80%) Squid
5 5 (1.55%) Firmware
6 4 (1.24%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.24%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.24%) OpenSSH
7 3 (0.93%) Sendmail
7 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.62%) Docker
8 2 (0.62%) iptables
8 2 (0.62%) NFS
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (3.73%) Puppet
2 11 (3.42%) Nagios
3 10 (3.11%) Graphite
4 9 (2.80%) Cacti
4 9 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (2.80%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (2.80%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (2.80%) collectd
4 9 (2.80%) Ganglia
4 9 (2.80%) logstash
4 9 (2.80%) SCCM
4 9 (2.80%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.55%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (1.24%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (0.93%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.62%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.62%) EnCase
8 2 (0.62%) FTK
8 2 (0.62%) Simpana
Vendors
1 65 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.25%) Oracle
3 32 (9.94%) VMware
4 19 (5.90%) HP
5 13 (4.04%) Cisco
5 13 (4.04%) Forcepoint
6 11 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.42%) Splunk
7 9 (2.80%) EMC
7 9 (2.80%) Huawei
8 8 (2.48%) Vertica
8 8 (2.48%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.24%) Citrix
9 4 (1.24%) NetApp
9 4 (1.24%) Polycom
9 4 (1.24%) Sencha
9 4 (1.24%) Tableau
10 3 (0.93%) CA
10 3 (0.93%) Lotus
10 3 (0.93%) Novell
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
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Henderson Scott
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Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum + Package
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Package
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Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
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The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Training budget + benefits
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Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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