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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 49 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -31
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 22 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.94% 3.79% 9.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.60% 9.65% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 64
Average salary £31,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £21,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
177 228 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.57% 39.24% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 149 194 258
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
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 27 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (80.00%) Degree
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.00%) Finance
4 19 (38.00%) SQL
5 18 (36.00%) Windows
6 17 (34.00%) OO
6 17 (34.00%) C#
7 16 (32.00%) C++
7 16 (32.00%) HTML
7 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 16 (32.00%) .NET
7 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (26.00%) Java
10 12 (24.00%) UML
11 10 (20.00%) Linux
11 10 (20.00%) CSS
11 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (18.00%) XML
12 9 (18.00%) UNIX
12 9 (18.00%) E-business
12 9 (18.00%) Migration
13 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (16.00%) TDD
14 7 (14.00%) C
14 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
14 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
15 6 (12.00%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (12.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) 3G
2 2 (4.00%) LTE
2 2 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.00%) Wireless
2 2 (4.00%) 2G
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.00%) QlikView
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) Xcode
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Graduate
3 11 (22.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Junior
7 5 (10.00%) C++ Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Solutions Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) IT Graduate
9 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) HTML
1 16 (32.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) CSS
3 9 (18.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) WinForms
4 6 (12.00%) jQuery
4 6 (12.00%) HTML5
4 6 (12.00%) CSS3
4 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.00%) WCF
5 5 (10.00%) STL
6 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.00%) EJB
7 1 (2.00%) Struts
7 1 (2.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.00%) Spring
7 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (12.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.00%) Physics
4 2 (4.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) OO
3 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (24.00%) UML
6 9 (18.00%) E-business
6 9 (18.00%) Migration
7 8 (16.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Scrum
8 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) Coaching
10 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.00%) Project Management
10 3 (6.00%) Change Management
11 2 (4.00%) ETL
11 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) C++
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (26.00%) Java
5 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) Python
8 4 (8.00%) VC++
8 4 (8.00%) PHP
9 2 (4.00%) R
10 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.00%) Ruby
10 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.00%) VBScript
10 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (4.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (4.00%) Nokia
2 2 (4.00%) Huawei
2 2 (4.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.00%) Teradata
3 1 (2.00%) Juniper
3 1 (2.00%) Cognos
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
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