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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 45 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 156 112 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.91% 4.82% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.86% 12.96% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 62
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
827 864 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.66% 37.19% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 551 564 636
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 June 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 260 (90.91%) Degree
2 118 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (26.92%) Linux
4 74 (25.87%) Java
5 71 (24.83%) Telecoms
6 59 (20.63%) SQL
7 57 (19.93%) Microsoft
8 53 (18.53%) JavaScript
8 53 (18.53%) Windows
9 49 (17.13%) Software Engineering
10 47 (16.43%) .NET
10 47 (16.43%) SQL Server
11 45 (15.73%) CSS
11 45 (15.73%) HTML
12 44 (15.38%) C#
12 44 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 40 (13.99%) Scrum
14 39 (13.64%) Web Services
15 35 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (11.89%) Python
16 34 (11.89%) Oracle
17 33 (11.54%) Management Information System
17 33 (11.54%) eTOM
18 32 (11.19%) Open Source
19 31 (10.84%) Marketing
19 31 (10.84%) Firewall
20 30 (10.49%) QA
21 29 (10.14%) ITIL
22 28 (9.79%) TCP/IP
23 27 (9.44%) CRM

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 15 (5.24%) WebLogic
2 14 (4.90%) OpenStack
3 12 (4.20%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.20%) Apache
3 12 (4.20%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.80%) JBoss
5 7 (2.45%) IIS
6 4 (1.40%) Node.js
6 4 (1.40%) nginx
6 4 (1.40%) CMS
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.05%) Confluence
7 3 (1.05%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 44 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.69%) MS Office
3 5 (1.75%) MS Project
3 5 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.70%) Unica
3 2 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.09%) SaaS
2 16 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (4.20%) PaaS
5 5 (1.75%) Taleo
6 4 (1.40%) IaaS
6 4 (1.40%) Responsys
7 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.05%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.84%) Firewall
2 28 (9.79%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.90%) Internet
3 14 (4.90%) Wireless
4 13 (4.55%) Broadband
5 12 (4.20%) HTTPS
6 11 (3.85%) VPN
7 10 (3.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (3.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (3.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (3.15%) DNS
8 9 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (3.15%) Cisco IPT
8 9 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (2.80%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (2.80%) HTTP
9 8 (2.80%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (2.45%) SMTP
11 6 (2.10%) LDAP
11 6 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.99%) MySQL
3 12 (4.20%) Riak
3 12 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (4.20%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.20%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.20%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.10%) Big Data
7 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.75%) MS Access
7 5 (1.75%) OLTP
8 4 (1.40%) QlikView
8 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.40%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.40%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (1.40%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (7.69%) Maven
3 19 (6.64%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.64%) Selenium
4 18 (6.29%) Jenkins
5 17 (5.94%) Ant
6 11 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (3.15%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.80%) JIRA
9 6 (2.10%) Subversion
9 6 (2.10%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.75%) Gradle
10 5 (1.75%) Grunt
10 5 (1.75%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 5 (1.75%) Mocha
11 4 (1.40%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 71 (24.83%) Telecoms
2 31 (10.84%) Marketing
3 23 (8.04%) Billing
4 11 (3.85%) Finance
5 6 (2.10%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (2.10%) Cantonese Language
5 6 (2.10%) German Language
5 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.10%) Advertising
6 4 (1.40%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.05%) Front Office
7 3 (1.05%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (27.27%) Developer
2 41 (14.34%) Analyst
3 29 (10.14%) Graduate
4 27 (9.44%) Senior Developer
4 27 (9.44%) Software Engineer
5 25 (8.74%) Support Engineer
6 24 (8.39%) Consultant
7 23 (8.04%) Junior
8 20 (6.99%) Administrator
9 19 (6.64%) Tester
9 19 (6.64%) Architect
9 19 (6.64%) Technical Support
9 19 (6.64%) Technical Support Engineer
9 19 (6.64%) Technical Engineer
10 18 (6.29%) Java Developer
10 18 (6.29%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.90%) Change Manager
11 14 (4.90%) Software Tester
11 14 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.43%) .NET
2 45 (15.73%) CSS
2 45 (15.73%) HTML
3 39 (13.64%) Web Services
4 26 (9.09%) jQuery
5 19 (6.64%) ASP.NET
6 17 (5.94%) HTML5
7 16 (5.59%) AngularJS
8 13 (4.55%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.20%) WPF
9 12 (4.20%) RESTful
10 9 (3.15%) LAMP
11 8 (2.80%) Spring
11 8 (2.80%) Ajax
11 8 (2.80%) Middleware
12 7 (2.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 7 (2.45%) XML
12 7 (2.45%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (2.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (2.10%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.99%) Data Centre
4 18 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (5.94%) Mathematics
5 17 (5.94%) Statistics
6 11 (3.85%) User Experience
7 10 (3.50%) Physics
8 8 (2.80%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.45%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.45%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.45%) Clustering
9 7 (2.45%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.10%) Internet of Things
10 6 (2.10%) Machine to Machine
10 6 (2.10%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.75%) Replication
11 5 (1.75%) IPTV
12 4 (1.40%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (26.92%) Linux
2 53 (18.53%) Windows
3 23 (8.04%) UNIX
4 18 (6.29%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.80%) Solaris
6 7 (2.45%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.75%) Android
7 5 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.40%) CentOS
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.13%) Software Engineering
3 40 (13.99%) Scrum
4 33 (11.54%) eTOM
5 32 (11.19%) Open Source
6 29 (10.14%) ITIL
7 27 (9.44%) CRM
8 22 (7.69%) Business Development
9 20 (6.99%) BPR
10 19 (6.64%) Service Delivery
10 19 (6.64%) Project Management
10 19 (6.64%) Business Analysis
11 18 (6.29%) Service Management
11 18 (6.29%) Mentoring
12 17 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (5.94%) Change Management
12 17 (5.94%) Workflow
12 17 (5.94%) Incident Management
13 16 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (5.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (25.87%) Java
2 59 (20.63%) SQL
3 53 (18.53%) JavaScript
4 44 (15.38%) C#
5 34 (11.89%) Python
6 26 (9.09%) Perl
7 25 (8.74%) C++
8 19 (6.64%) C
8 19 (6.64%) Ruby
9 16 (5.59%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.85%) PHP
11 8 (2.80%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.10%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.10%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.75%) VB
13 5 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.05%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.05%) VBScript
15 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 260 (90.91%) Degree
2 19 (6.64%) CCNP
2 19 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.29%) CCNA
4 16 (5.59%) ISEB
5 15 (5.24%) Security Cleared
5 15 (5.24%) ISTQB
6 10 (3.50%) JNCIE
6 10 (3.50%) PMI Certification
6 10 (3.50%) CCIE
7 7 (2.45%) PMP
8 5 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.75%) CCSP
9 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.05%) MySQL Certification
9 3 (1.05%) IC3 Certification
10 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.35%) GIAC
10 1 (0.35%) CCVP
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.49%) QA
2 14 (4.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.45%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.10%) Xen
5 5 (1.75%) KVM
5 5 (1.75%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.40%) Squid
6 4 (1.40%) qmail
7 1 (0.35%) XenServer
7 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (4.90%) Puppet
2 10 (3.50%) Graphite
3 8 (2.80%) Nagios
4 6 (2.10%) ZABBIX
4 6 (2.10%) Cacti
4 6 (2.10%) Ganglia
4 6 (2.10%) logstash
4 6 (2.10%) collectd
5 5 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.40%) SCCM
7 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.05%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.70%) Salt
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.35%) Opsview
9 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 57 (19.93%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.89%) Oracle
3 13 (4.55%) VMware
3 13 (4.55%) Sun
3 13 (4.55%) Cisco
4 10 (3.50%) Huawei
4 10 (3.50%) F5
4 10 (3.50%) BT
5 8 (2.80%) Dell
6 7 (2.45%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.10%) HP
8 5 (1.75%) Genesys
8 5 (1.75%) DevExpress
8 5 (1.75%) Splunk
8 5 (1.75%) Telerik
9 4 (1.40%) Tableau
9 4 (1.40%) Eloqua
9 4 (1.40%) IBM
10 3 (1.05%) Vertica
10 3 (1.05%) SaltStack
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: £25-28k + benefits package.
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-59k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Really Good !
Posted: 4 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
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