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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 31 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.84% 3.88% 6.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.88% 9.35% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 36
Average salary £75,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.70% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
285 214 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 44.53% 41.47% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 232 178 215
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 25 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
4 19 (47.50%) Electronics
5 13 (32.50%) Wireless
6 12 (30.00%) Marketing
7 11 (27.50%) LAN
8 9 (22.50%) UMTS
8 9 (22.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 9 (22.50%) Nokia
8 9 (22.50%) GSM
8 9 (22.50%) Huawei
8 9 (22.50%) LTE
8 9 (22.50%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
9 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 5 (12.50%) Python
11 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
11 5 (12.50%) R
11 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
12 4 (10.00%) Cisco
12 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
12 4 (10.00%) Java
12 4 (10.00%) SQL
13 3 (7.50%) PHP
13 3 (7.50%) MS Office
13 3 (7.50%) HTML
13 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
13 3 (7.50%) SAS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (7.50%) SAS
1 3 (7.50%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Wireless
2 11 (27.50%) LAN
3 9 (22.50%) UMTS
3 9 (22.50%) LTE
3 9 (22.50%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (22.50%) GSM
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (5.00%) Junos
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) MPLS
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.00%) Network Security
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) Intranet
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (47.50%) Electronics
3 12 (30.00%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Finance
6 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Sales Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Graduate
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
2 2 (5.00%) SciPy
2 2 (5.00%) NumPy
2 2 (5.00%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) Pandas
2 2 (5.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) Statistics
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Physics
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.50%) TDD
3 3 (7.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Logistic Regression
3 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning
3 3 (7.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (5.00%) Web Development
4 2 (5.00%) Network Design
4 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Python
1 5 (12.50%) R
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 2 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PhD
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) CISSP
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CISM
2 2 (5.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 9 (22.50%) Nokia
1 9 (22.50%) Huawei
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Tableau
3 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
4 2 (5.00%) Juniper
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) Nintex
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago