Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 54 43
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 198 148 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.82% 4.75% 5.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.47% 13.64% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 187 240 319
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% -10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1202 1085 1712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 41.42% 34.83% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 948 902 1347
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,525 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
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 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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 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
Milton Keynes +3 114 £30,750 -8.21% 4
High Wycombe +44 33 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Marlow 0 20 £22,500 -35.71%
Aylesbury -7 4 - -
Amersham -1 3 £32,500 - 1
Olney - 3 £45,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £55,000 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 172 (86.87%) Degree
2 107 (54.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 99 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (45.96%) Windows
5 86 (43.43%) Software Engineering
6 57 (28.79%) SQL
7 53 (26.77%) JavaScript
8 51 (25.76%) C++
9 46 (23.23%) CSS
10 45 (22.73%) Linux
11 43 (21.72%) Microsoft
12 41 (20.71%) HTML
13 37 (18.69%) C#
13 37 (18.69%) Microsoft Office
14 35 (17.68%) Java
14 35 (17.68%) .NET
15 33 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 32 (16.16%) Scrum
17 31 (15.66%) Mathematics
17 31 (15.66%) Algorithms
18 28 (14.14%) jQuery
18 28 (14.14%) XML
19 26 (13.13%) Python
20 25 (12.63%) WinForms
20 25 (12.63%) Hibernate
20 25 (12.63%) Spring
21 22 (11.11%) Finance
21 22 (11.11%) SDLC
22 21 (10.61%) Qt
22 21 (10.61%) MVC

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 18 (9.09%) IIS
2 12 (6.06%) Apache
3 11 (5.56%) SugarCRM
3 11 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.02%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.52%) CMS
6 2 (1.01%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (18.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.08%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.07%) Internet
3 11 (5.56%) LAN
3 11 (5.56%) WAN
4 3 (1.52%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.01%) PCoIP
5 2 (1.01%) VoIP
6 1 (0.51%) HTTP
6 1 (0.51%) ISDN
6 1 (0.51%) NAS
6 1 (0.51%) SAN
6 1 (0.51%) SMTP
6 1 (0.51%) VLAN
6 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.54%) Big Data
2 7 (3.54%) MySQL
3 6 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.53%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.02%) GIS
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.09%) Selenium
3 15 (7.58%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.07%) IntelliJ
5 12 (6.06%) JUnit
6 11 (5.56%) Ant
7 8 (4.04%) JIRA
8 5 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.53%) Subversion
9 2 (1.01%) GoogleTest
9 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.01%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.01%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.51%) GCC
10 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 22 (11.11%) Finance
2 17 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.07%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.04%) Marketing
5 5 (2.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.52%) Electronics
6 3 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Military
8 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (30.81%) Developer
2 56 (28.28%) Software Engineer
3 42 (21.21%) Analyst
4 36 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 35 (17.68%) Graduate
6 26 (13.13%) Graduate Analyst
6 26 (13.13%) Java Developer
7 24 (12.12%) Software Developer
8 23 (11.62%) Junior
9 22 (11.11%) IT Analyst
10 21 (10.61%) Graduate IT Analyst
10 21 (10.61%) IT Graduate
11 20 (10.10%) IT Support
12 19 (9.60%) Support Analyst
13 18 (9.09%) Graduate IT Support
13 18 (9.09%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
13 18 (9.09%) Graduate Support Analyst
13 18 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
14 13 (6.57%) Service Analyst
14 13 (6.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.23%) CSS
2 41 (20.71%) HTML
3 35 (17.68%) .NET
4 28 (14.14%) jQuery
4 28 (14.14%) XML
5 25 (12.63%) Hibernate
5 25 (12.63%) Spring
5 25 (12.63%) WinForms
6 21 (10.61%) Qt
7 19 (9.60%) REST
8 18 (9.09%) Web Services
9 16 (8.08%) HTML5
9 16 (8.08%) OpenGL
10 15 (7.58%) Ajax
10 15 (7.58%) ASP.NET
10 15 (7.58%) MFC
11 14 (7.07%) AngularJS
11 14 (7.07%) SOAP
11 14 (7.07%) Spring MVC
12 13 (6.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.66%) Algorithms
2 19 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.07%) Hedge funds
4 10 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.55%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (2.02%) User Experience
7 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.52%) RIA
8 2 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.51%) CCTV
9 1 (0.51%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (45.96%) Windows
2 45 (22.73%) Linux
3 20 (10.10%) Windows Server
4 17 (8.59%) Unix
5 10 (5.05%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.54%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.03%) Android
7 6 (3.03%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.53%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.52%) VMS
10 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (43.43%) Software Engineering
3 32 (16.16%) Scrum
4 31 (15.66%) Mathematics
5 22 (11.11%) SDLC
6 21 (10.61%) MVC
7 19 (9.60%) Physics
8 17 (8.59%) OO
9 15 (7.58%) OOD
10 14 (7.07%) Software Delivery
11 13 (6.57%) Neural Network
12 12 (6.06%) Computer Vision
12 12 (6.06%) TDD
12 12 (6.06%) Web Development
13 11 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
13 11 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
13 11 (5.56%) Multithreading
14 10 (5.05%) Analytics
14 10 (5.05%) IT Strategy
15 9 (4.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 57 (28.79%) SQL
2 53 (26.77%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.76%) C++
4 37 (18.69%) C#
5 35 (17.68%) Java
6 26 (13.13%) Python
7 18 (9.09%) PHP
8 14 (7.07%) C
9 11 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.02%) ES6
10 4 (2.02%) R
10 4 (2.02%) Scala
11 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.52%) ECMAScript
11 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.01%) Perl
12 2 (1.01%) VBScript
13 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 172 (86.87%) Degree
2 107 (54.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (10.10%) PhD
4 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.04%) CCNA
5 8 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.53%) A+ Certification
6 5 (2.53%) GNVQ
6 5 (2.53%) HND
7 4 (2.02%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.52%) MCTS
8 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.01%) MBA
9 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.01%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.04%) QA
2 7 (3.54%) PMO
3 5 (2.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Firmware
1 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Packer
2 1 (0.51%) Ansible
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.60%) Oracle
3 11 (5.56%) Google
4 5 (2.53%) Sun
5 3 (1.52%) SAP
6 2 (1.01%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.51%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.51%) BMC
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco
7 1 (0.51%) Citrix
7 1 (0.51%) DocuSign
7 1 (0.51%) IFS
7 1 (0.51%) Kofax
7 1 (0.51%) Remedy
7 1 (0.51%) Snow
7 1 (0.51%) Tableau
7 1 (0.51%) Verint
7 1 (0.51%) VMware