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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 108 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.60% 3.28% 4.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.28% 11.38% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 73 68 83
Average salary £42,000 £43,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,200
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
707 650 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.09% 28.82% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 433 538 470
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 28 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Reading

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 211 (90.17%) Degree
2 100 (42.74%) Linux
3 67 (28.63%) SQL
4 61 (26.07%) C#
5 53 (22.65%) .NET
5 53 (22.65%) Windows
6 51 (21.79%) UNIX
6 51 (21.79%) Java
7 50 (21.37%) Oracle
8 39 (16.67%) C++
9 38 (16.24%) Telecoms
10 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
11 34 (14.53%) JavaScript
12 33 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (13.68%) VMware
13 32 (13.68%) Microsoft
14 31 (13.25%) QA
15 27 (11.54%) SAN
16 26 (11.11%) Perl
16 26 (11.11%) Software Engineering
16 26 (11.11%) Mathematics
16 26 (11.11%) Unit Testing
17 25 (10.68%) jQuery
17 25 (10.68%) Infrastructure Management
17 25 (10.68%) HTML
18 24 (10.26%) NAS
19 23 (9.83%) Enterprise Software
19 23 (9.83%) TDD
19 23 (9.83%) Management Information System
20 21 (8.97%) Scrum

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (8.12%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.84%) Apache
3 15 (6.41%) IIS
4 8 (3.42%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.71%) CMS
7 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.85%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.85%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.85%) Mule
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.42%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.54%) SAN
2 24 (10.26%) NAS
3 16 (6.84%) HTTP
4 15 (6.41%) TCP/IP
4 15 (6.41%) SMTP
5 11 (4.70%) Internet
5 11 (4.70%) IMAP
5 11 (4.70%) Wireshark
6 9 (3.85%) Firewall
7 5 (2.14%) DNS
8 4 (1.71%) VPN
9 3 (1.28%) 4G
9 3 (1.28%) Broadband
9 3 (1.28%) 3G
9 3 (1.28%) SSL
10 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.85%) DHCP
10 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.85%) 802.11
10 2 (0.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.55%) MySQL
3 17 (7.26%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (5.98%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.56%) Riak
6 12 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.14%) Data Mart
7 5 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.14%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.85%) Informix
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.85%) Big Data
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (8.12%) Selenium
2 13 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.70%) AQtime
3 11 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.70%) WebLOAD
4 9 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.42%) Mockito
5 8 (3.42%) Subversion
6 5 (2.14%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.71%) Maven
8 2 (0.85%) Ant
8 2 (0.85%) JUnit
9 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 38 (16.24%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.12%) Back Office
3 14 (5.98%) Finance
4 7 (2.99%) Games
5 3 (1.28%) Electronics
6 2 (0.85%) Advertising
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (39.32%) Developer
2 37 (15.81%) Software Developer
3 32 (13.68%) Software Engineer
4 28 (11.97%) Graduate
5 25 (10.68%) Java Developer
6 22 (9.40%) Senior Developer
7 20 (8.55%) Graduate Developer
8 18 (7.69%) Consultant
9 17 (7.26%) Support Engineer
10 16 (6.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (6.84%) Graduate Software Developer
10 16 (6.84%) Senior Software Developer
11 15 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (5.98%) Test Engineer
13 13 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
13 13 (5.56%) Development Engineer
14 11 (4.70%) Administrator
14 11 (4.70%) Systems Administrator
14 11 (4.70%) Linux Administrator
14 11 (4.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.65%) .NET
2 25 (10.68%) jQuery
2 25 (10.68%) HTML
3 21 (8.97%) CSS
4 20 (8.55%) XML
5 17 (7.26%) Web Services
6 16 (6.84%) Spring
7 15 (6.41%) ASP.NET
8 11 (4.70%) MAPI
9 10 (4.27%) XSLT
10 8 (3.42%) Java EE
10 8 (3.42%) XHTML
10 8 (3.42%) JSP
10 8 (3.42%) J2EE
10 8 (3.42%) LAMP
11 7 (2.99%) Servlets
12 6 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (1.71%) ADO.NET
14 4 (1.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 23 (9.83%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (9.83%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.26%) Firmware
4 14 (5.98%) Clustering
5 13 (5.56%) Open Source
6 11 (4.70%) Derivative
7 8 (3.42%) iPad
7 8 (3.42%) IPTV
7 8 (3.42%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.14%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.71%) Physics
10 3 (1.28%) Handset
11 2 (0.85%) Replication
11 2 (0.85%) CESG
11 2 (0.85%) Blog
11 2 (0.85%) CMDB
11 2 (0.85%) Social Media
12 1 (0.43%) IBM XIV
12 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 100 (42.74%) Linux
2 53 (22.65%) Windows
3 51 (21.79%) UNIX
4 11 (4.70%) AIX
4 11 (4.70%) HPUX
4 11 (4.70%) Solaris
5 3 (1.28%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.28%) Android
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 26 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 25 (10.68%) Infrastructure Management
4 23 (9.83%) TDD
5 21 (8.97%) Scrum
6 16 (6.84%) Web Development
7 13 (5.56%) Document Management
7 13 (5.56%) Migration
7 13 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 13 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.13%) Data Migration
9 11 (4.70%) Benchmarking
9 11 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (4.27%) Time Management
10 10 (4.27%) OO
10 10 (4.27%) SOA
10 10 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.63%) SQL
2 61 (26.07%) C#
3 51 (21.79%) Java
4 39 (16.67%) C++
5 34 (14.53%) JavaScript
6 26 (11.11%) Perl
7 14 (5.98%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.13%) C
8 12 (5.13%) Python
9 7 (2.99%) VBScript
9 7 (2.99%) PHP
10 4 (1.71%) VB
11 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.85%) Ruby
12 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.43%) IronPython
13 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 211 (90.17%) Degree
2 20 (8.55%) OCA
2 20 (8.55%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.71%) CISSP
6 3 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.28%) PMP
6 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.85%) ISEB
7 2 (0.85%) CCNP
7 2 (0.85%) MCSE
7 2 (0.85%) MOS
7 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.25%) QA
2 10 (4.27%) SLA
3 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.26%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.70%) VMware ESX
3 11 (4.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.43%) KVM
7 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (6.41%) Data Guard
2 14 (5.98%) NetBackup
3 13 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.27%) Opsview
5 8 (3.42%) Nagios
6 5 (2.14%) Puppet
7 2 (0.85%) Cacti
7 2 (0.85%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 50 (21.37%) Oracle
2 32 (13.68%) VMware
2 32 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.70%) Veritas
4 9 (3.85%) IBM
5 8 (3.42%) hybris
5 8 (3.42%) SAP
6 7 (2.99%) HP
7 5 (2.14%) Teradata
7 5 (2.14%) Cisco
8 4 (1.71%) Dell
8 4 (1.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.28%) Websense
9 3 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.85%) Juniper
10 2 (0.85%) BEA
10 2 (0.85%) EMC
10 2 (0.85%) Sun
10 2 (0.85%) Lotus
10 2 (0.85%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago