Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 32 39
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 133 201 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.83% 7.14% 6.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.97% 17.16% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 126 233 273
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £34,316 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.95% -12.50% +12.68%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,000 £66,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 952 1,171 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.58% 41.61% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 779 945 978
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,850 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -6 105 £35,691 +13.30% 7
High Wycombe -16 10 £20,000 -57.89% 10
Marlow +6 7 £22,500 -
Aylesbury +22 3 £32,500 +6.56% 4
Iver - 1 £50,000 - 1
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 116 (87.22%) Degree
2 68 (51.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (42.11%) SQL
4 50 (37.59%) JavaScript
5 49 (36.84%) HTML
6 42 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (24.06%) Java
9 28 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (19.55%) Spring
10 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (18.80%) AngularJS
11 25 (18.80%) Analytics
11 25 (18.80%) Hibernate
12 24 (18.05%) Mathematics
13 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
14 22 (16.54%) TDD
15 21 (15.79%) Software Engineering
16 20 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (13.53%) PHP
17 18 (13.53%) CRM
17 18 (13.53%) SDLC
18 17 (12.78%) Linux
18 17 (12.78%) Finance
19 16 (12.03%) Windows
19 16 (12.03%) Data Science
20 15 (11.28%) Marketing
20 15 (11.28%) Technical Architecture
20 15 (11.28%) Python
20 15 (11.28%) MySQL

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 10 (7.52%) IIS
2 7 (5.26%) SAS
3 6 (4.51%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.50%) Apache
4 2 (1.50%) Confluence
4 2 (1.50%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.75%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.77%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.26%) GitHub
5 2 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.50%) Serverless
6 1 (0.75%) Office 365
6 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) Firewall
1 7 (5.26%) Internet
2 6 (4.51%) LAN
2 6 (4.51%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.51%) WAN
3 5 (3.76%) HTTP
3 5 (3.76%) VPN
3 5 (3.76%) Wireless
4 4 (3.01%) SMTP
4 4 (3.01%) VLAN
5 3 (2.26%) WLAN
6 2 (1.50%) DHCP
6 2 (1.50%) DNS
6 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.75%) AMQP
7 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) MySQL
2 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.26%) Power BI
4 6 (4.51%) Big Data
4 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.76%) Blockchain
5 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.26%) GIS
7 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.50%) QGIS
9 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.75%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.75%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.26%) JIRA
2 7 (5.26%) Maven
3 6 (4.51%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.01%) JUnit
5 3 (2.26%) Ant
5 3 (2.26%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.26%) Gradle
5 3 (2.26%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.75%) LSMW
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 15 (11.28%) Marketing
3 10 (7.52%) Digital Economy
4 4 (3.01%) Law
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (43.61%) Developer
2 42 (31.58%) Graduate
3 29 (21.80%) Analyst
4 28 (21.05%) Graduate Developer
5 22 (16.54%) Java Developer
6 21 (15.79%) Graduate Java Developer
7 16 (12.03%) PHP Developer
8 13 (9.77%) Administrator
8 13 (9.77%) Graduate Analyst
8 13 (9.77%) Software Developer
8 13 (9.77%) Support Analyst
9 12 (9.02%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (6.02%) Graduate IT Analyst
11 8 (6.02%) IT Analyst
11 8 (6.02%) IT Graduate
11 8 (6.02%) Junior
12 7 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (5.26%) Graduate IT Support
12 7 (5.26%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (36.84%) HTML
2 26 (19.55%) Spring
3 25 (18.80%) AngularJS
3 25 (18.80%) Hibernate
4 11 (8.27%) .NET
4 11 (8.27%) CSS
5 9 (6.77%) XML
6 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.26%) jQuery
6 7 (5.26%) LAMP
7 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.51%) XSLT
8 4 (3.01%) DHTML
8 4 (3.01%) JSF
8 4 (3.01%) JSP
8 4 (3.01%) Struts
8 4 (3.01%) Struts2
8 4 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.26%) RESTful
9 3 (2.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.76%) Algorithms
2 5 (3.76%) Linked Data
2 5 (3.76%) VLE
3 4 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.26%) Blog
4 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.50%) Robotics
5 2 (1.50%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.78%) Linux
2 16 (12.03%) Windows
3 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.76%) Unix
5 4 (3.01%) Android
6 3 (2.26%) CentOS
6 3 (2.26%) Debian
6 3 (2.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.50%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.75%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.75%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.80%) Analytics
4 24 (18.05%) Mathematics
5 22 (16.54%) TDD
6 21 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 18 (13.53%) CRM
7 18 (13.53%) SDLC
8 16 (12.03%) Data Science
9 15 (11.28%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (10.53%) Data Analytics
11 11 (8.27%) Machine Learning
12 10 (7.52%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (7.52%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (6.02%) Web Development
15 6 (4.51%) Data Governance
15 6 (4.51%) MVC
15 6 (4.51%) OO
15 6 (4.51%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.11%) SQL
2 50 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 32 (24.06%) Java
4 18 (13.53%) PHP
5 15 (11.28%) Delphi
5 15 (11.28%) Python
6 11 (8.27%) C#
7 8 (6.02%) C++
8 6 (4.51%) R
8 6 (4.51%) Scala
9 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.26%) Java 8
10 3 (2.26%) XPath
11 2 (1.50%) Magik
11 2 (1.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 116 (87.22%) Degree
2 68 (51.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CISSP
4 1 (0.75%) SSCP
4 1 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.26%) HL7
2 3 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) Docker
2 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) Firmware
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.77%) Oracle
3 4 (3.01%) Tableau
3 4 (3.01%) Unisys
4 3 (2.26%) Juniper
4 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.26%) SAP
4 3 (2.26%) VMware
5 2 (1.50%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (1.50%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.50%) Xero
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) F5
6 1 (0.75%) Gemalto
6 1 (0.75%) Informatica
6 1 (0.75%) Remedy