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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 46 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 21 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.46% 3.94% 8.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 9.77% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 52
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
182 215 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.93% 40.34% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 147 184 270
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 April 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 36 (81.82%) Degree
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Finance
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 14 (31.82%) Windows
5 13 (29.55%) HTML
5 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 12 (27.27%) C#
6 12 (27.27%) C++
6 12 (27.27%) OO
7 11 (25.00%) .NET
7 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.73%) TDD
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (22.73%) CSS
9 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
9 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (18.18%) User Experience
10 8 (18.18%) Scrum
10 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
10 8 (18.18%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
11 7 (15.91%) C
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
11 7 (15.91%) UML
11 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
11 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
11 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.64%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (13.64%) Node.js
2 3 (6.82%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Project
1 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) 3G
2 2 (4.55%) LTE
2 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) 2G
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.27%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Electronics
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Graduate
4 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) C++/C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) IT Graduate
6 3 (6.82%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) HTML
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
3 10 (22.73%) CSS
4 6 (13.64%) jQuery
4 6 (13.64%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) CSS3
4 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.36%) WCF
6 4 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (4.55%) STL
7 2 (4.55%) REST
8 1 (2.27%) WPF
8 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
8 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.27%) WinForms
8 1 (2.27%) J2EE
8 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) User Experience
2 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.82%) Physics
3 3 (6.82%) Statistics
3 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) OO
3 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (22.73%) TDD
5 8 (18.18%) Scrum
6 7 (15.91%) UML
6 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.64%) Migration
7 6 (13.64%) E-business
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) C#
3 12 (27.27%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
5 7 (15.91%) C
6 6 (13.64%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) R
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.27%) VC++
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Cognizant
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Tableau
4 2 (4.55%) Huawei
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Ericsson
4 2 (4.55%) Nokia
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.27%) Teradata
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
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