The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 22 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.95% 6.95% 2.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.64% 22.46% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 14
Average salary £27,000 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.62% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £39,750 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 187 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.49% 30.96% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 188 165 171
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,900 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Slough region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Slough

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 43 (78.18%) Degree
2 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.18%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) HTML
4 20 (36.36%) .NET
4 20 (36.36%) Finance
5 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
6 17 (30.91%) C#
6 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
7 15 (27.27%) XML
8 14 (25.45%) CSS
8 14 (25.45%) Linux
8 14 (25.45%) WinForms
9 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
9 12 (21.82%) Java
10 11 (20.00%) OO
11 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.18%) PHP
11 10 (18.18%) Oracle
11 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 9 (16.36%) UML
12 9 (16.36%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.55%) Subversion
13 8 (14.55%) UNIX
13 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
13 8 (14.55%) C++
13 8 (14.55%) jQuery
14 7 (12.73%) ClickSoftware Technologies

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (10.91%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) LAN
2 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.64%) Network Security
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) Broadband
4 1 (1.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) Subversion
3 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Graduate
4 8 (14.55%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Junior
6 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) HTML
1 20 (36.36%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) XML
3 14 (25.45%) WinForms
3 14 (25.45%) CSS
4 8 (14.55%) jQuery
5 6 (10.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (10.91%) STL
5 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.09%) Struts
6 5 (9.09%) J2EE
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.09%) EJB
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.09%) HTML5
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Wiki
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.64%) Android
5 2 (3.64%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) OO
3 9 (16.36%) UML
3 9 (16.36%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.73%) E-business
4 7 (12.73%) Migration
5 6 (10.91%) ETL
5 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.91%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (10.91%) User Stories
6 5 (9.09%) WFM
6 5 (9.09%) OOP
6 5 (9.09%) Scrum
6 5 (9.09%) MVC
7 4 (7.27%) SEO
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 3 (5.45%) Coaching
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.91%) C#
4 12 (21.82%) Java
5 10 (18.18%) PHP
6 8 (14.55%) C++
6 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.91%) VC++
8 5 (9.09%) VBScript
9 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (78.18%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) CEH
2 2 (3.64%) MCSE
2 2 (3.64%) CCNA
2 2 (3.64%) CISSP
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Samba
1 2 (3.64%) Nmap
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Ab Initio
3 6 (10.91%) Teradata
4 2 (3.64%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.64%) Novell
4 2 (3.64%) Lotus
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) Sybase
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) HP
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