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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.05% 6.31% 6.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 16.33% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 38
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £29,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
179 196 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.33% 38.66% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 140 161 271
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) C++
6 7 (21.88%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
7 6 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (18.75%) UNIX
7 6 (18.75%) HTML
7 6 (18.75%) C
7 6 (18.75%) C#
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) Cognizant
8 5 (15.63%) .NET
8 5 (15.63%) Marketing
9 4 (12.50%) WCF
9 4 (12.50%) TDD
9 4 (12.50%) CSS
9 4 (12.50%) XML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) SAS
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Drupal
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) Junos
2 2 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.25%) LTE
2 2 (6.25%) 2G
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Graduate
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Graduate
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 3 (9.38%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Data Scientist
6 2 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) WCF
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) STL
5 1 (3.13%) WinForms
5 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Physics
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
3 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
4 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) UML
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Logistic Regression
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
5 3 (9.38%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) User Stories
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C++
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) C
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) R
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) VC++
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) CISA
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cognizant
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Juniper
2 3 (9.38%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) Huawei
3 2 (6.25%) Ericsson
3 2 (6.25%) Nokia
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Teradata
4 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
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Posted: Yesterday
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