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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 34 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.67% 6.09% 5.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.53% 21.66% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 26
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,300 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 Slough region.

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
234 157 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.00% 28.14% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 169 132 177
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 28 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 39 (73.58%) Degree
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) SQL
4 22 (41.51%) Windows
5 21 (39.62%) .NET
6 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
6 19 (35.85%) HTML
7 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
7 18 (33.96%) Finance
8 16 (30.19%) C#
9 15 (28.30%) XML
10 14 (26.42%) OO
11 13 (24.53%) OOA/OOD
11 13 (24.53%) UML
11 13 (24.53%) C++
11 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
12 12 (22.64%) Java
13 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
13 11 (20.75%) CSS
13 11 (20.75%) Migration
13 11 (20.75%) Scrum
13 11 (20.75%) E-business
13 11 (20.75%) HTML5
14 10 (18.87%) CSS3
14 10 (18.87%) Node.js
14 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
14 10 (18.87%) User Experience
14 10 (18.87%) jQuery
14 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
14 10 (18.87%) Subversion

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 10 (18.87%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Subversion
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Graduate
2 10 (18.87%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Solutions Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Junior
8 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
8 4 (7.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) .NET
2 19 (35.85%) HTML
3 15 (28.30%) XML
4 11 (20.75%) CSS
4 11 (20.75%) HTML5
5 10 (18.87%) CSS3
5 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
5 10 (18.87%) jQuery
6 9 (16.98%) WinForms
7 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
7 6 (11.32%) STL
7 6 (11.32%) J2EE
7 6 (11.32%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (11.32%) ExpressJS
8 5 (9.43%) EJB
8 5 (9.43%) Struts
9 2 (3.77%) Web Services
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.77%) Regular Expression
10 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) User Experience
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Physics
5 1 (1.89%) Wiki
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) UNIX
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) OO
3 13 (24.53%) UML
3 13 (24.53%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
4 11 (20.75%) Migration
4 11 (20.75%) Scrum
4 11 (20.75%) E-business
5 10 (18.87%) TDD
6 5 (9.43%) WFM
6 5 (9.43%) Coaching
7 4 (7.55%) SEO
7 4 (7.55%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) User Stories
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) MVC
10 1 (1.89%) Data Security
10 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) C#
4 13 (24.53%) C++
5 12 (22.64%) Java
6 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.32%) VBScript
7 6 (11.32%) PHP
7 6 (11.32%) VC++
8 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (73.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CEH
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) CCNA
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Samba
1 2 (3.77%) Nmap
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 3 (5.66%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.66%) Teradata
3 3 (5.66%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.77%) Novell
4 2 (3.77%) Lotus
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) HP
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