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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 34 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.09% 5.64% 6.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.88% 18.54% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 36
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £40,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £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
245 178 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.68% 30.43% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 162 142 192
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (73.21%) Degree
2 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (44.64%) Windows
3 25 (44.64%) SQL
4 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
5 21 (37.50%) .NET
6 20 (35.71%) Finance
7 19 (33.93%) HTML
7 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
8 17 (30.36%) C#
8 17 (30.36%) XML
9 16 (28.57%) OO
10 15 (26.79%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (26.79%) C++
10 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
11 14 (25.00%) UML
12 13 (23.21%) Java
12 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
13 12 (21.43%) E-business
13 12 (21.43%) Migration
14 11 (19.64%) Scrum
14 11 (19.64%) CSS
14 11 (19.64%) HTML5
15 10 (17.86%) CSS3
15 10 (17.86%) jQuery
15 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
15 10 (17.86%) Node.js
15 10 (17.86%) TDD
15 10 (17.86%) Linux
15 10 (17.86%) MS Excel

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (17.86%) Node.js
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.36%) LAN
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) Network Security
3 2 (3.57%) LTE
3 2 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (3.57%) 2G
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.57%) 3G
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) VoIP
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Subversion
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Graduate
3 10 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Consultant
3 10 (17.86%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Graduate Software Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) C++ Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) UI Programmer
8 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 19 (33.93%) HTML
3 17 (30.36%) XML
4 11 (19.64%) HTML5
4 11 (19.64%) CSS
5 10 (17.86%) CSS3
5 10 (17.86%) jQuery
5 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
6 9 (16.07%) WinForms
7 8 (14.29%) STL
8 6 (10.71%) J2EE
8 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.71%) ExpressJS
8 6 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (8.93%) EJB
9 5 (8.93%) Struts
10 3 (5.36%) Regular Expression
11 2 (3.57%) Web Services
11 2 (3.57%) WCF
12 1 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) User Experience
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) Wiki
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.57%) Android
5 2 (3.57%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) OO
3 15 (26.79%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
4 14 (25.00%) UML
5 12 (21.43%) E-business
5 12 (21.43%) Migration
6 11 (19.64%) Scrum
7 10 (17.86%) TDD
8 5 (8.93%) WFM
8 5 (8.93%) Coaching
9 4 (7.14%) SEO
10 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.57%) ETL
10 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.57%) Project Management
10 2 (3.57%) OpenUP
11 1 (1.79%) Product Management
11 1 (1.79%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) C#
4 15 (26.79%) C++
5 13 (23.21%) Java
5 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.50%) VC++
7 6 (10.71%) VBScript
7 6 (10.71%) PHP
8 2 (3.57%) C
9 1 (1.79%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (73.21%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) MCSE
2 3 (5.36%) CISSP
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CEH
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) CISA
4 1 (1.79%) MBA
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Samba
1 2 (3.57%) Nmap
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) Huawei
4 2 (3.57%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.57%) Nokia
4 2 (3.57%) Novell
4 2 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (1.79%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) Sybase
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
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