Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 44 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 339 468 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.15% 4.99% 6.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.29% 12.37% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 268 384 429
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% -4.30% +3.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,188 £71,250 £73,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2550 3784 4188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.77% 40.37% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 3050 2938
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,775 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 154 £45,000 -14.29% 19
Newbury +32 39 £32,500 -7.14%
Bracknell +15 39 £57,500 +91.67% 2
Maidenhead +18 37 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Slough +10 21 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Wokingham +27 9 £40,000 +23.08%
Hungerford -13 4 - -
Thatcham - 3 £27,500 -
Windsor -19 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 312 (92.04%) Degree
2 179 (52.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 116 (34.22%) Java
4 90 (26.55%) JavaScript
4 90 (26.55%) Software Engineering
5 83 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (23.60%) Linux
7 77 (22.71%) C#
8 76 (22.42%) SQL
9 71 (20.94%) C++
10 67 (19.76%) CSS
10 67 (19.76%) Mathematics
11 63 (18.58%) .NET
12 62 (18.29%) Windows
13 61 (17.99%) HTML
14 60 (17.70%) AngularJS
15 56 (16.52%) Python
16 52 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
17 44 (12.98%) OO
18 43 (12.68%) Microsoft
19 41 (12.09%) C
20 40 (11.80%) Project Management
21 39 (11.50%) Scrum
22 38 (11.21%) Test Automation
23 36 (10.62%) ASP.NET
23 36 (10.62%) jQuery
24 35 (10.32%) SQL Server
25 34 (10.03%) Physics
26 33 (9.73%) PHP
27 31 (9.14%) Ajax

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 11 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (3.24%) IIS
2 10 (2.95%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.06%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.77%) Apache
5 4 (1.18%) Confluence
5 4 (1.18%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.88%) JBoss
6 3 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.59%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Liferay
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.95%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.47%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.18%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.08%) SaaS
2 22 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.95%) Force.com
5 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.47%) PaaS
7 2 (0.59%) G Suite
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.42%) Firewall
2 14 (4.13%) DNS
3 11 (3.24%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (2.95%) HTTP
4 10 (2.95%) ZigBee
5 9 (2.65%) LAN
6 8 (2.36%) DHCP
6 8 (2.36%) WAN
7 7 (2.06%) SSL
8 6 (1.77%) Internet
9 5 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.47%) SSH
10 4 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.18%) IP Telephony
10 4 (1.18%) Network Security
10 4 (1.18%) VPN
10 4 (1.18%) WLAN
11 3 (0.88%) SAN
12 2 (0.59%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.13%) Big Data
4 12 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (2.95%) MySQL
7 7 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.18%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.88%) OLAP
10 3 (0.88%) OLTP
10 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.88%) VLDB
11 2 (0.59%) DB2
11 2 (0.59%) GIS
12 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (7.67%) JIRA
2 23 (6.78%) Maven
3 17 (5.01%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.72%) WebDriver
5 15 (4.42%) Eclipse
6 13 (3.83%) JUnit
7 12 (3.54%) JMeter
8 8 (2.36%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.06%) LoadRunner
9 7 (2.06%) Selenium
10 6 (1.77%) Grunt
10 6 (1.77%) gulp
11 4 (1.18%) eggPlant
11 4 (1.18%) LoadUI
11 4 (1.18%) Subversion
11 4 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.18%) TestNG
11 4 (1.18%) Toad
11 4 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (7.67%) Electronics
2 23 (6.78%) Finance
2 23 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.13%) Marketing
4 11 (3.24%) Advertising
5 9 (2.65%) Digital Economy
5 9 (2.65%) Retail
6 5 (1.47%) Automotive
6 5 (1.47%) French Language
6 5 (1.47%) German Language
6 5 (1.47%) Portuguese Language
6 5 (1.47%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.18%) Publishing
8 3 (0.88%) Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.29%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (38.94%) Developer
2 83 (24.48%) Graduate
3 47 (13.86%) Software Engineer
4 38 (11.21%) Java Developer
5 37 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 33 (9.73%) Senior Developer
7 32 (9.44%) Analyst
8 31 (9.14%) Junior
9 28 (8.26%) Graduate Developer
10 24 (7.08%) .NET Developer
10 24 (7.08%) Computer Science Graduate
11 23 (6.78%) IT Graduate
12 20 (5.90%) Author
12 20 (5.90%) Graduate Technical Author
12 20 (5.90%) Technical Author
13 17 (5.01%) Junior Developer
13 17 (5.01%) Web Developer
14 16 (4.72%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 16 (4.72%) Support Analyst
15 15 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (19.76%) CSS
2 63 (18.58%) .NET
3 61 (17.99%) HTML
4 60 (17.70%) AngularJS
5 36 (10.62%) ASP.NET
5 36 (10.62%) jQuery
6 31 (9.14%) Ajax
7 30 (8.85%) JSON
8 29 (8.55%) REST
9 27 (7.96%) React
10 26 (7.67%) XML
11 23 (6.78%) Node.js
11 23 (6.78%) Web Services
12 22 (6.49%) WebSockets
13 20 (5.90%) SOAP
14 17 (5.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (3.83%) .NET Framework
15 13 (3.83%) Backbone.js
15 13 (3.83%) CSS3
15 13 (3.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.54%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.24%) Smart Home
5 10 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.77%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.47%) User Experience
9 4 (1.18%) Social Media
10 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.88%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.59%) Digital Currency
11 2 (0.59%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.59%) Robotics
12 1 (0.29%) CMDB
12 1 (0.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.60%) Linux
2 62 (18.29%) Windows
3 24 (7.08%) Unix
4 11 (3.24%) CentOS
5 8 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.06%) Android
7 6 (1.77%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.47%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.18%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.18%) Windows NT
9 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.29%) Solaris
12 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (26.55%) Software Engineering
2 83 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (19.76%) Mathematics
4 44 (12.98%) OO
5 40 (11.80%) Project Management
6 39 (11.50%) Scrum
7 38 (11.21%) Test Automation
8 34 (10.03%) Physics
9 30 (8.85%) Open Source
10 28 (8.26%) TDD
11 24 (7.08%) CRM
11 24 (7.08%) ITIL
12 23 (6.78%) Web Development
13 22 (6.49%) Mentoring
14 21 (6.19%) SDLC
14 21 (6.19%) Test Strategy
15 19 (5.60%) Test Scripting
16 17 (5.01%) OOP
17 16 (4.72%) Test Management
18 15 (4.42%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 116 (34.22%) Java
2 90 (26.55%) JavaScript
3 77 (22.71%) C#
4 76 (22.42%) SQL
5 71 (20.94%) C++
6 56 (16.52%) Python
7 41 (12.09%) C
8 33 (9.73%) PHP
9 18 (5.31%) Bash Shell
10 15 (4.42%) Perl
10 15 (4.42%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.95%) Apex Code
12 7 (2.06%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.47%) ES6
14 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.59%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 312 (92.04%) Degree
2 179 (52.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (6.19%) PhD
4 13 (3.83%) ISTQB
5 11 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.95%) CCNA
7 9 (2.65%) Master's Degree
8 8 (2.36%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.06%) CCNP
10 6 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (1.18%) CEH
12 4 (1.18%) CISSP
12 4 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (1.18%) MCSE
12 4 (1.18%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (0.59%) PMP
13 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.95%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.24%) Firmware
2 10 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (2.36%) KVM
5 4 (1.18%) Samba
5 4 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.88%) Docker
6 3 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.88%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.29%) NFS
8 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.59%) Puppet
4 1 (0.29%) Cacti
4 1 (0.29%) Graphite
4 1 (0.29%) OpenView
4 1 (0.29%) SCOM
4 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 43 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.78%) Oracle
3 15 (4.42%) VMware
4 14 (4.13%) SAP
5 11 (3.24%) HP
5 11 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.95%) Cisco
7 9 (2.65%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.77%) IBM
9 5 (1.47%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.18%) Aruba
10 4 (1.18%) Concur
10 4 (1.18%) Dell KACE
10 4 (1.18%) Lotus
10 4 (1.18%) Novell
10 4 (1.18%) Splunk
11 2 (0.59%) Google
11 2 (0.59%) Sun
12 1 (0.29%) Mentor Graphics
12 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Catalyst Consultants
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmarTech.co
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
SThree
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + competitive, great bonus!
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nvidia Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive + stock options.
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago