Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 33 59
Rank change year-on-year -17 +26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 118 196 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.89% 6.86% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 7.67% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 137 181 212
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -5.97% -4.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,178 2,556 2,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 90.34% 89.43% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,798 2,031 2,336
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +5 97 £32,500 +12.07% 10
High Wycombe -34 6 £27,500 -42.11% 3
Aylesbury +21 3 £32,500 +58.54%
Gerrards Cross +11 2 £25,000 -54.55%
Marlow -1 1 £60,000 +166.67%
Iver - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 97 (82.20%) Degree
2 66 (55.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (38.14%) HTML
3 45 (38.14%) Java
3 45 (38.14%) SQL
4 44 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 34 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (22.03%) AngularJS
7 25 (21.19%) Software Engineering
8 23 (19.49%) C#
8 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
9 22 (18.64%) .NET
9 22 (18.64%) Spring
9 22 (18.64%) Hibernate
10 21 (17.80%) Windows
10 21 (17.80%) Finance
11 20 (16.95%) TDD
12 19 (16.10%) Marketing
13 18 (15.25%) Linux
14 17 (14.41%) PHP
15 16 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (12.71%) SDLC
16 15 (12.71%) CSS
16 15 (12.71%) MySQL
17 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
18 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (9.32%) Project Management
19 11 (9.32%) CISSP
20 10 (8.47%) Android

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (7.63%) CMS
2 6 (5.08%) WordPress
3 5 (4.24%) Apache
3 5 (4.24%) concrete5
4 4 (3.39%) Confluence
5 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.69%) SAS
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.85%) Drupal
7 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.85%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) SAP HCM
1 3 (2.54%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) VPN
2 3 (2.54%) Firewall
2 3 (2.54%) LAN
2 3 (2.54%) WAN
3 2 (1.69%) DHCP
3 2 (1.69%) DNS
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.69%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) MySQL
2 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.69%) Big Data
6 2 (1.69%) GIS
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.85%) QGIS
7 1 (0.85%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.08%) JIRA
2 6 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.24%) Selenium
3 5 (4.24%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.24%) Webistrano
4 4 (3.39%) JUnit
4 4 (3.39%) Maven
5 3 (2.54%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.69%) Appium
6 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.69%) Calabash
6 2 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 19 (16.10%) Marketing
3 4 (3.39%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.39%) Law
3 4 (3.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.54%) Advertising
4 3 (2.54%) Publishing
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (46.61%) Developer
2 28 (23.73%) Graduate
3 25 (21.19%) Graduate Developer
4 18 (15.25%) Graduate Java Developer
4 18 (15.25%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) PHP Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Security Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Junior
8 7 (5.93%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Graduate Software Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (38.14%) HTML
2 26 (22.03%) AngularJS
3 22 (18.64%) .NET
3 22 (18.64%) Hibernate
3 22 (18.64%) Spring
4 15 (12.71%) CSS
5 9 (7.63%) Web Services
6 8 (6.78%) jQuery
7 7 (5.93%) Ajax
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.08%) HTML5
8 6 (5.08%) LAMP
9 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.24%) Backbone.js
9 5 (4.24%) Ember.js
9 5 (4.24%) XHTML
9 5 (4.24%) XML
9 5 (4.24%) Zend Framework
10 4 (3.39%) JSP
10 4 (3.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.08%) Blog
2 6 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.24%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 4 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.39%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.39%) PKI
4 4 (3.39%) User Experience
5 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.69%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Windows
2 18 (15.25%) Linux
3 10 (8.47%) Android
4 7 (5.93%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.24%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.69%) CentOS
8 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.85%) Unix
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (21.19%) Software Engineering
4 20 (16.95%) TDD
5 15 (12.71%) SDLC
6 11 (9.32%) Project Management
7 10 (8.47%) Mathematics
7 10 (8.47%) Test Automation
8 9 (7.63%) DevOps
8 9 (7.63%) Workflow
9 8 (6.78%) CRM
9 8 (6.78%) MVC
9 8 (6.78%) Open Source
9 8 (6.78%) Web Application Development
10 7 (5.93%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (5.93%) OO
10 7 (5.93%) Security Architecture
10 7 (5.93%) TOGAF
11 6 (5.08%) Content Management
11 6 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.14%) Java
1 45 (38.14%) SQL
2 44 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.49%) C#
4 17 (14.41%) PHP
5 8 (6.78%) C++
5 8 (6.78%) Python
6 6 (5.08%) Delphi
7 3 (2.54%) XPath
8 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.69%) Perl
8 2 (1.69%) R
8 2 (1.69%) Ruby
8 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.69%) XAML
9 1 (0.85%) Magik
Qualifications
1 97 (82.20%) Degree
2 66 (55.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (9.32%) CISSP
4 8 (6.78%) CEH
5 6 (5.08%) Master's Degree
5 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (3.39%) CEPT
6 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.39%) GPEN
6 4 (3.39%) OSCP
7 3 (2.54%) MCSA
7 3 (2.54%) SSCP
7 3 (2.54%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.69%) MCPD
9 1 (0.85%) ACCA
9 1 (0.85%) APMP
9 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.69%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Capistrano
2 4 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.85%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) VMware
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle
3 6 (5.08%) SAP
4 5 (4.24%) Zend
5 4 (3.39%) Unisys
6 3 (2.54%) Citrix
6 3 (2.54%) Juniper
7 2 (1.69%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (1.69%) F5
7 2 (1.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Apple
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.85%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.85%) ILOG
8 1 (0.85%) Informatica
8 1 (0.85%) Remedy
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) Xero