The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 44 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 156 248 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.59% 5.11% 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.15% 12.58% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 121 183 193
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1284 1971 2114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 37.74% 40.59% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1619 1496
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Berkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Berkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Berkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 75 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Bracknell +13 24 £57,500 +91.66% 3
Newbury +28 18 £27,500 -52.17% 1
Slough +7 9 £30,000 -50.00% 2
Maidenhead -5 9 £56,250 +25.00% 3
Hungerford -6 4 - -
Wokingham - 4 £32,500 - 2
Windsor -19 1 - -
Thatcham - 1 £55,000 - 1
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 392 (91.59%) Degree
2 117 (27.34%) Java
3 110 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (23.83%) JavaScript
4 102 (23.83%) C#
5 101 (23.60%) .NET
6 98 (22.90%) Software Engineering
7 94 (21.96%) Analytical Skills
8 86 (20.09%) SQL
9 85 (19.86%) Linux
10 81 (18.93%) C++
11 80 (18.69%) Project Management
12 78 (18.22%) Python
13 74 (17.29%) Mathematics
14 73 (17.06%) Microsoft
15 71 (16.59%) SQL Server
15 71 (16.59%) IT Strategy
16 62 (14.49%) OO
17 61 (14.25%) HTML
18 59 (13.79%) Windows
19 58 (13.55%) CSS
20 56 (13.08%) AngularJS
21 55 (12.85%) Scrum
21 55 (12.85%) Physics
22 54 (12.62%) C
23 53 (12.38%) Logistics
24 49 (11.45%) ITIL
25 46 (10.75%) ASP.NET
26 44 (10.28%) Oracle
27 40 (9.35%) Telecoms

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.50%) IIS
3 10 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.93%) Apache
7 4 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.93%) CMS
7 4 (0.93%) Confluence
7 4 (0.93%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.70%) JBoss
8 3 (0.70%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
10 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (3.50%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.31%) SaaS
3 24 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.34%) Force.com
6 5 (1.17%) IaaS
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle CX
7 4 (0.93%) PaaS
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.71%) TCP/IP
2 27 (6.31%) HTTP
3 23 (5.37%) Firewall
4 13 (3.04%) DNS
5 11 (2.57%) FTP
5 11 (2.57%) SSL
6 10 (2.34%) Network Security
7 9 (2.10%) Kerberos
7 9 (2.10%) LAN
7 9 (2.10%) LDAP
8 8 (1.87%) WAN
9 7 (1.64%) Internet
9 7 (1.64%) SMTP
10 6 (1.40%) MPLS
10 6 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.17%) DWDM
11 5 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.17%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.17%) SSH
12 4 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.27%) MySQL
6 13 (3.04%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.80%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.34%) Big Data
9 7 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.40%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.40%) OLAP
10 6 (1.40%) OLTP
10 6 (1.40%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (1.40%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (1.40%) VLDB
11 5 (1.17%) InfluxDB
11 5 (1.17%) Riak
11 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (6.78%) Maven
2 28 (6.54%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.07%) Visual Studio
4 18 (4.21%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.27%) Grunt
6 13 (3.04%) JIRA
7 12 (2.80%) JUnit
8 11 (2.57%) Ant
9 10 (2.34%) Mocha
10 9 (2.10%) gulp
11 8 (1.87%) FitNesse
11 8 (1.87%) JMeter
11 8 (1.87%) Rational Performance Tester
12 7 (1.64%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.17%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.17%) Gradle
14 5 (1.17%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (1.17%) Selenium
14 5 (1.17%) TestNG
General
1 40 (9.35%) Telecoms
2 37 (8.64%) Finance
3 23 (5.37%) Electronics
3 23 (5.37%) Marketing
4 14 (3.27%) Advertising
5 10 (2.34%) German Language
6 9 (2.10%) Banking
7 7 (1.64%) Back Office
8 6 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.17%) Automotive
9 5 (1.17%) Billing
9 5 (1.17%) French Language
9 5 (1.17%) Portuguese Language
9 5 (1.17%) Retail
9 5 (1.17%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.70%) Games
11 2 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 152 (35.51%) Developer
2 69 (16.12%) Graduate
3 54 (12.62%) Software Engineer
4 49 (11.45%) Java Developer
5 37 (8.64%) Senior Developer
6 30 (7.01%) Graduate Developer
7 29 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 27 (6.31%) Analyst
9 24 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 22 (5.14%) Junior
10 22 (5.14%) Software Developer
11 21 (4.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 20 (4.67%) Applications Developer
12 20 (4.67%) Architect
13 19 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (4.44%) Senior Applications Developer
13 19 (4.44%) Senior Web Applications Developer
13 19 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
13 19 (4.44%) Web Applications Developer
14 17 (3.97%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (23.60%) .NET
2 61 (14.25%) HTML
3 58 (13.55%) CSS
4 56 (13.08%) AngularJS
5 46 (10.75%) ASP.NET
6 40 (9.35%) Ajax
6 40 (9.35%) jQuery
7 34 (7.94%) WebSockets
8 33 (7.71%) Web Services
9 30 (7.01%) Node.js
10 26 (6.07%) JSON
10 26 (6.07%) XML
11 25 (5.84%) REST
12 21 (4.91%) Backbone.js
13 19 (4.44%) React
14 18 (4.21%) SOAP
15 17 (3.97%) D3.js
15 17 (3.97%) HTML5
16 16 (3.74%) Java EE
17 15 (3.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 94 (21.96%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.71%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.27%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (3.04%) User Experience
6 8 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (1.87%) PMI
7 6 (1.40%) Life Science
8 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.17%) CMDB
9 4 (0.93%) Derivative
9 4 (0.93%) Smart Home
9 4 (0.93%) Social Media
10 3 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.70%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.47%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.86%) Linux
2 59 (13.79%) Windows
3 22 (5.14%) Unix
4 12 (2.80%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.87%) CentOS
5 8 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.93%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.93%) Windows NT
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.70%) Solaris
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (22.90%) Software Engineering
3 80 (18.69%) Project Management
4 74 (17.29%) Mathematics
5 71 (16.59%) IT Strategy
6 62 (14.49%) OO
7 55 (12.85%) Physics
7 55 (12.85%) Scrum
8 53 (12.38%) Logistics
9 49 (11.45%) ITIL
10 38 (8.88%) Mentoring
11 37 (8.64%) Service Management
12 36 (8.41%) SDLC
12 36 (8.41%) TDD
13 32 (7.48%) Web Development
14 31 (7.24%) ITSM
15 29 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (6.54%) Unit Testing
17 24 (5.61%) Analytics
17 24 (5.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (27.34%) Java
2 102 (23.83%) C#
2 102 (23.83%) JavaScript
3 86 (20.09%) SQL
4 81 (18.93%) C++
5 78 (18.22%) Python
6 54 (12.62%) C
7 34 (7.94%) PHP
8 27 (6.31%) Bash Shell
9 15 (3.50%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.57%) Perl
11 9 (2.10%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.87%) Apex Code
12 8 (1.87%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.40%) VBA
15 5 (1.17%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.93%) Groovy
16 4 (0.93%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 392 (91.59%) Degree
2 11 (2.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.10%) CISSP
4 9 (2.10%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.64%) CCNA
6 7 (1.64%) MCSE
6 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.64%) PhD
7 6 (1.40%) CCNP
7 6 (1.40%) CEH
7 6 (1.40%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.17%) MCP
9 4 (0.93%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.93%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (0.70%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.47%) CISA
11 2 (0.47%) GCIH
11 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.31%) QA
2 6 (1.40%) PMO
3 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 18 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 10 (2.34%) NFS
3 10 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.87%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.17%) KVM
7 4 (0.93%) Docker
7 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.93%) Samba
8 3 (0.70%) Firmware
8 3 (0.70%) XenServer
9 2 (0.47%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.23%) vCloud
10 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.87%) Graphite
3 8 (1.87%) Perfmon
3 8 (1.87%) Puppet
4 6 (1.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (1.40%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.70%) Grafana
5 3 (0.70%) Kibana
5 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.70%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.47%) Nessus
6 2 (0.47%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.23%) Simpana
7 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 73 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.28%) Oracle
3 23 (5.37%) VMware
4 15 (3.50%) HP
4 15 (3.50%) IBM
5 10 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.87%) SOASTA, Inc
6 8 (1.87%) Sun
7 7 (1.64%) Cisco
8 6 (1.40%) Riverbed
8 6 (1.40%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.40%) Splunk
9 5 (1.17%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.17%) SAP
10 4 (0.93%) Dell KACE
10 4 (0.93%) Forcepoint
10 4 (0.93%) hybris
10 4 (0.93%) Lotus
10 4 (0.93%) Novell
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + £170K OTE + Car allowance + Full Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmarTech.co
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 7 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago