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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 28 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.31% 5.97% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.94% 17.79% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 10
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,100 £17,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,750
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
192 208 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.43% 33.55% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 165 192 192
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £68,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 12 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Slough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 43 (82.69%) Degree
2 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) Windows
4 19 (36.54%) HTML
5 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 18 (34.62%) .NET
6 15 (28.85%) C#
6 15 (28.85%) CSS
6 15 (28.85%) Finance
7 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
8 13 (25.00%) WinForms
9 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 12 (23.08%) Linux
9 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 11 (21.15%) Oracle
10 11 (21.15%) XML
11 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 10 (19.23%) MVC
11 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
11 10 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.31%) Internet
12 9 (17.31%) OOP
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
13 8 (15.38%) Java
13 8 (15.38%) ETL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (13.46%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
5 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.92%) Broadband
6 1 (1.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.92%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.54%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) German Language
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Administrator
8 4 (7.69%) Junior
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Graduate
8 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) .NET
3 15 (28.85%) CSS
4 13 (25.00%) WinForms
5 11 (21.15%) XML
6 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
6 10 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.62%) J2EE
8 5 (9.62%) Struts
8 5 (9.62%) jQuery
9 4 (7.69%) Yii
9 4 (7.69%) Ajax
9 4 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (7.69%) EJB
9 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
2 2 (3.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.92%) Physics
3 1 (1.92%) Wiki
3 1 (1.92%) iPhone
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) UNIX
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.85%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.92%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) MVC
3 9 (17.31%) OOP
4 8 (15.38%) ETL
4 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (15.38%) User Stories
5 6 (11.54%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) WFM
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.77%) UML
8 3 (5.77%) E-business
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
9 2 (3.85%) TDD
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.62%) VBScript
7 4 (7.69%) C++
8 3 (5.77%) VC++
9 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Groovy
10 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (82.69%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) MCSE
2 4 (7.69%) CCNA
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) CISSP
3 2 (3.85%) VCP5
3 2 (3.85%) CEH
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Samba
2 2 (3.85%) Nmap
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Nessus
1 2 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Ab Initio
2 8 (15.38%) Teradata
3 7 (13.46%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.77%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Cognizant
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) CA
6 2 (3.85%) Novell
6 2 (3.85%) Lotus
6 2 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) GigaSpaces
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