Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 36 37
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 89 175 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.96% 6.06% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 6.80% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 111 161 206
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% -22.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £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 1,996 2,574 2,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.91% 89.07% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,559 2,052 2,150
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 -8 72 £42,500 +46.55% 11
High Wycombe -14 3 £29,000 -38.95% 3
Gerrards Cross - 2 £25,000 -
Aylesbury +15 1 £25,000 +19.05% 2
Marlow -8 1 £60,000 +166.67%
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 67 (75.28%) Degree
2 40 (44.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (37.08%) SQL
4 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (29.21%) Java
5 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (28.09%) C#
6 25 (28.09%) HTML
7 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
8 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
9 22 (24.72%) .NET
10 17 (19.10%) Windows
11 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
12 15 (16.85%) CSS
13 13 (14.61%) Mathematics
13 13 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (13.48%) Marketing
14 12 (13.48%) Spring
14 12 (13.48%) Linux
14 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (13.48%) Finance
14 12 (13.48%) Hibernate
15 11 (12.36%) MVC
15 11 (12.36%) CISSP
15 11 (12.36%) jQuery
16 10 (11.24%) TDD
16 10 (11.24%) CEH
16 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio
17 9 (10.11%) Project Management

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 (10.11%) CMS
2 6 (6.74%) IIS
3 5 (5.62%) concrete5
3 5 (5.62%) WordPress
4 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.37%) Apache
5 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.25%) Confluence
6 2 (2.25%) SAS
7 1 (1.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP HCM
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.49%) Office 365
4 3 (3.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) VPN
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (4.49%) Skype
3 2 (2.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) MySQL
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) Big Data
4 2 (2.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.62%) Selenium
3 5 (5.62%) WebDriver
3 5 (5.62%) Webistrano
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) JUnit
4 3 (3.37%) Maven
4 3 (3.37%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.25%) Appium
5 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.25%) Calabash
6 1 (1.12%) Hudson
6 1 (1.12%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
1 12 (13.48%) Marketing
2 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.37%) Advertising
3 3 (3.37%) Publishing
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) German Language
4 2 (2.25%) Law
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Graduate
3 15 (16.85%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Security Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Graduate Java Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Consultant
8 5 (5.62%) Lead PHP Developer
8 5 (5.62%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) HTML
2 22 (24.72%) .NET
3 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
4 15 (16.85%) CSS
5 12 (13.48%) Hibernate
5 12 (13.48%) Spring
6 11 (12.36%) jQuery
7 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
7 8 (8.99%) XML
8 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.87%) JSON
9 6 (6.74%) Ajax
9 6 (6.74%) RESTful
9 6 (6.74%) Web Services
10 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.62%) Backbone.js
10 5 (5.62%) Ember.js
10 5 (5.62%) LINQ
10 5 (5.62%) WPF
10 5 (5.62%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (6.74%) PKI
2 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 4 (4.49%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Windows
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Android
3 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.62%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.49%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.49%) Mac OS X Server
5 4 (4.49%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) Software Engineering
3 13 (14.61%) Mathematics
3 13 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (12.36%) MVC
5 10 (11.24%) TDD
6 9 (10.11%) Project Management
6 9 (10.11%) SDLC
7 8 (8.99%) Test Automation
8 7 (7.87%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (7.87%) Information Security
8 7 (7.87%) Scrum
8 7 (7.87%) Security Architecture
8 7 (7.87%) TOGAF
8 7 (7.87%) Workflow
9 6 (6.74%) DDoS Mitigation
9 6 (6.74%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (6.74%) OWASP
9 6 (6.74%) SIEM
9 6 (6.74%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) SQL
2 26 (29.21%) Java
2 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.09%) C#
4 8 (8.99%) PHP
5 7 (7.87%) Python
6 6 (6.74%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.25%) Ruby
7 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.25%) XAML
8 1 (1.12%) C
8 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (75.28%) Degree
2 40 (44.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (12.36%) CISSP
4 10 (11.24%) CEH
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (6.74%) CEPT
6 6 (6.74%) GPEN
6 6 (6.74%) OSCP
7 5 (5.62%) Master's Degree
8 4 (4.49%) DBS Check
9 3 (3.37%) MCSA
10 2 (2.25%) MCPD
11 1 (1.12%) ACCA
11 1 (1.12%) APMP
11 1 (1.12%) AWS Certification
11 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (5.62%) HL7
2 5 (5.62%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) Docker
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (5.62%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Zend
3 4 (4.49%) Apple
3 4 (4.49%) SAP
3 4 (4.49%) VMware
4 3 (3.37%) Citrix
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle
5 2 (2.25%) Unisys
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco
6 1 (1.12%) McAfee
6 1 (1.12%) Palo Alto