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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.79% 5.92% 3.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.73% 19.47% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 9
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
162 190 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.34% 30.40% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 141 177 170
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,300 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £60,000 £67,500
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 28 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (84.91%) Degree
2 28 (52.83%) SQL
3 22 (41.51%) Windows
4 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (33.96%) HTML
5 18 (33.96%) .NET
6 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
7 15 (28.30%) C#
7 15 (28.30%) CSS
8 14 (26.42%) Linux
8 14 (26.42%) Finance
9 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
9 13 (24.53%) WinForms
9 13 (24.53%) Oracle
9 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
9 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
10 11 (20.75%) MVC
10 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
10 11 (20.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (18.87%) Internet
11 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
11 10 (18.87%) OOP
12 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.98%) XML
13 8 (15.09%) OO
13 8 (15.09%) ETL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (13.21%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.89%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Internet
2 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 5 (9.43%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) SAN
5 2 (3.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.77%) Network Security
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
6 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
6 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.55%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Gradle
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) German Language
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Senior Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Agile .NET Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Senior SQL DBA
6 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) DBA
6 5 (9.43%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.43%) Senior DBA
7 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) HTML
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) CSS
3 13 (24.53%) WinForms
4 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
4 11 (20.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
6 9 (16.98%) XML
7 4 (7.55%) J2EE
7 4 (7.55%) Struts
7 4 (7.55%) Ajax
7 4 (7.55%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
7 4 (7.55%) Yii
8 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.66%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Replication
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) iPhone
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
3 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) UNIX
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.77%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) MVC
3 10 (18.87%) OOP
4 8 (15.09%) OO
4 8 (15.09%) ETL
4 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.09%) User Stories
4 8 (15.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.43%) WFM
5 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.55%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.77%) UML
8 2 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.77%) Migration
8 2 (3.77%) E-business
8 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.32%) PHP
5 6 (11.32%) Java
6 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.43%) VBScript
7 3 (5.66%) C++
8 2 (3.77%) VC++
9 1 (1.89%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (84.91%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) CCNA
2 5 (9.43%) MCSE
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCITP
3 3 (5.66%) VCP5
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.77%) CEH
4 2 (3.77%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) MBA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) Nmap
3 2 (3.77%) Samba
4 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.77%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Teradata
2 8 (15.09%) Ab Initio
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) HP
6 3 (5.66%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (5.66%) Dell
6 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) Cognizant
6 3 (5.66%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Novell
7 2 (3.77%) Lotus
8 1 (1.89%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) Apple
8 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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