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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.02% 4.29% 4.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.08% 10.98% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 19
Average salary £61,250 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £21,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
258 246 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.88% 39.05% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 199 179 179
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (56.45%) Degree
2 29 (46.77%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (45.16%) Telecoms
4 19 (30.65%) Electronics
4 19 (30.65%) Presales
4 19 (30.65%) Value-Added Service
5 18 (29.03%) IPTV
5 18 (29.03%) VMS
5 18 (29.03%) SMS
6 14 (22.58%) CISSP
6 14 (22.58%) Information Security
7 13 (20.97%) CISM
8 12 (19.35%) CISA
8 12 (19.35%) Information Management
9 11 (17.74%) IIS
9 11 (17.74%) IISP
10 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
10 10 (16.13%) Windows
11 9 (14.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 9 (14.52%) Ericsson
11 9 (14.52%) Nokia
11 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (14.52%) Huawei
12 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (12.90%) ITIL
12 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 8 (12.90%) Java
13 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.29%) Oracle
13 7 (11.29%) ETL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (17.74%) IIS
2 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) Value-Added Service
2 18 (29.03%) SMS
3 5 (8.06%) LAN
3 5 (8.06%) MPLS
3 5 (8.06%) WAN
4 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.61%) Broadband
5 1 (1.61%) Intranet
5 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
4 1 (1.61%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.61%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) QGIS
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) ERwin
2 1 (1.61%) Arquillian
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) JUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Maven
2 1 (1.61%) Mockito
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 19 (30.65%) Electronics
3 6 (9.68%) Finance
4 4 (6.45%) Legal
5 3 (4.84%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Presales Manager
2 12 (19.35%) Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Information Manager
3 11 (17.74%) Information Security Manager
3 11 (17.74%) Security Manager
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Graduate
6 7 (11.29%) Audit Manager
6 7 (11.29%) Compliance Manager
7 4 (6.45%) IT Graduate
7 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Junior
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
2 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.45%) CSS
3 3 (4.84%) DHTML
3 3 (4.84%) EJB
3 3 (4.84%) jQuery
3 3 (4.84%) JSP
3 3 (4.84%) WinForms
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) CSS3
4 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.61%) HTML5
4 1 (1.61%) Java EE
4 1 (1.61%) JMS
4 1 (1.61%) JPA
4 1 (1.61%) RESTful
4 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (29.03%) IPTV
3 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) VMS
2 10 (16.13%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.45%) Linux
5 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.23%) Android
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Presales
2 14 (22.58%) Information Security
3 12 (19.35%) Information Management
4 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.90%) ITIL
6 7 (11.29%) ETL
7 6 (9.68%) Data Governance
8 5 (8.06%) Scrum
8 5 (8.06%) Service Management
8 5 (8.06%) User Stories
9 4 (6.45%) Data Privacy
9 4 (6.45%) Information Security Management
9 4 (6.45%) OOP
9 4 (6.45%) Security Management
10 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.84%) People Management
10 3 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
2 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.06%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.84%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.61%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 35 (56.45%) Degree
2 14 (22.58%) CISSP
3 13 (20.97%) CISM
4 12 (19.35%) CISA
5 11 (17.74%) IISP
6 2 (3.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 9 (14.52%) Ericsson
1 9 (14.52%) Huawei
1 9 (14.52%) Nokia
2 7 (11.29%) Ab Initio
2 7 (11.29%) Cognizant
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) Teradata
5 3 (4.84%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.61%) Actuate
6 1 (1.61%) hybris