Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 163 214 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.67% 7.78% 7.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.11% 18.84% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 147 250 273
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,875 £65,000
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 1,012 1,136 1,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 35.18% 41.32% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 789 939 1,182
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,000 £24,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -10 102 £34,316 +12.51% 8
Marlow -7 20 £22,500 -43.75%
High Wycombe +4 14 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Aylesbury -2 11 £21,000 -31.15% 3
Beaconsfield - 5 - -
Chesham - 4 £36,000 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 136 (83.44%) Degree
2 85 (52.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (38.65%) SQL
4 52 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (28.83%) JavaScript
6 45 (27.61%) HTML
7 39 (23.93%) Java
8 32 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (19.02%) Mathematics
10 30 (18.40%) Spring
10 30 (18.40%) Hibernate
11 26 (15.95%) Software Engineering
12 25 (15.34%) Windows
12 25 (15.34%) Linux
12 25 (15.34%) AngularJS
13 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
13 24 (14.72%) TDD
14 22 (13.50%) Analytics
15 20 (12.27%) IIS
16 18 (11.04%) Python
16 18 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (10.43%) Windows Server
17 17 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Office
18 16 (9.82%) .NET
18 16 (9.82%) Data Science
19 15 (9.20%) MySQL
19 15 (9.20%) Git (software)
20 14 (8.59%) CSS
20 14 (8.59%) OO

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 20 (12.27%) IIS
2 6 (3.68%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.68%) SAS
3 5 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.45%) JBoss
4 4 (2.45%) Jetty
5 3 (1.84%) CMS
6 2 (1.23%) WordPress
7 1 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) Smallworld
Applications
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (1.23%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.61%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.52%) Amazon S3
4 7 (4.29%) GitHub
5 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.23%) Veeva
7 1 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.61%) Office 365
7 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.75%) HTTP
2 9 (5.52%) SMTP
2 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.52%) VLAN
2 9 (5.52%) VPN
3 6 (3.68%) Internet
4 5 (3.07%) Firewall
5 3 (1.84%) LAN
5 3 (1.84%) WAN
5 3 (1.84%) Wireless
5 3 (1.84%) WLAN
6 2 (1.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.20%) MySQL
2 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.29%) Power BI
4 6 (3.68%) Big Data
4 6 (3.68%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.68%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.07%) Blockchain
6 4 (2.45%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.23%) GIS
8 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.61%) QGIS
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.98%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.98%) Maven
3 10 (6.13%) JIRA
4 7 (4.29%) Ant
4 7 (4.29%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.29%) Gradle
4 7 (4.29%) IntelliJ
5 6 (3.68%) JUnit
5 6 (3.68%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.45%) TestNG
7 3 (1.84%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.84%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.23%) Xcode
9 1 (0.61%) LSMW
9 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (8.59%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Digital Economy
3 9 (5.52%) Marketing
4 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.45%) Retail
6 3 (1.84%) Legal
6 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (38.04%) Graduate
2 60 (36.81%) Developer
3 34 (20.86%) Analyst
4 32 (19.63%) Java Developer
5 29 (17.79%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (15.95%) IT Graduate
7 24 (14.72%) Graduate Analyst
7 24 (14.72%) Graduate Java Developer
8 20 (12.27%) Junior
9 18 (11.04%) Administrator
9 18 (11.04%) Graduate IT Analyst
9 18 (11.04%) IT Analyst
9 18 (11.04%) Support Analyst
10 17 (10.43%) Graduate IT Support
10 17 (10.43%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
10 17 (10.43%) Graduate Support Analyst
10 17 (10.43%) IT Support
10 17 (10.43%) IT Support Analyst
11 16 (9.82%) Software Developer
12 14 (8.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.61%) HTML
2 30 (18.40%) Hibernate
2 30 (18.40%) Spring
3 25 (15.34%) AngularJS
4 16 (9.82%) .NET
5 14 (8.59%) CSS
6 13 (7.98%) XML
7 10 (6.13%) jQuery
8 7 (4.29%) XSLT
9 6 (3.68%) Apache Camel
9 6 (3.68%) Middleware
10 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.45%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.45%) JPA
11 4 (2.45%) JSON
12 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.84%) Django
12 3 (1.84%) LINQ
12 3 (1.84%) RESTful
12 3 (1.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.07%) Linked Data
3 5 (3.07%) VLE
4 4 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.84%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (1.84%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.84%) User Experience
5 3 (1.84%) VAX
5 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.23%) Robotics
7 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.34%) Linux
1 25 (15.34%) Windows
2 17 (10.43%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.36%) Unix
4 4 (2.45%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.84%) Debian
5 3 (1.84%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.61%) CentOS
6 1 (0.61%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (19.02%) Mathematics
4 26 (15.95%) Software Engineering
5 24 (14.72%) TDD
6 22 (13.50%) Analytics
7 16 (9.82%) Data Science
8 14 (8.59%) OO
8 14 (8.59%) SDLC
9 13 (7.98%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (7.98%) Project Management
10 12 (7.36%) Data Analytics
11 11 (6.75%) ITIL
11 11 (6.75%) Machine Learning
12 10 (6.13%) CRM
12 10 (6.13%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (5.52%) DevOps
14 8 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.91%) MVC
14 8 (4.91%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.65%) SQL
2 47 (28.83%) JavaScript
3 39 (23.93%) Java
4 18 (11.04%) Python
5 13 (7.98%) C#
6 12 (7.36%) PHP
7 9 (5.52%) C++
8 8 (4.91%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.91%) Delphi
9 7 (4.29%) Java 8
10 6 (3.68%) R
10 6 (3.68%) Scala
11 4 (2.45%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Magik
12 1 (0.61%) Perl
12 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 136 (83.44%) Degree
2 85 (52.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.84%) CISA
4 3 (1.84%) CISM
4 3 (1.84%) CISSP
4 3 (1.84%) GIAC
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.61%) MCSA
5 1 (0.61%) MCT
5 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (6.13%) PMO
3 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.45%) SLA
4 3 (1.84%) GDPR
4 3 (1.84%) HL7
5 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Docker
1 6 (3.68%) Firmware
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Ansible
1 3 (1.84%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (1.84%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.13%) SAP
3 9 (5.52%) Oracle
4 4 (2.45%) Tableau
5 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.23%) Unisys
6 1 (0.61%) Axosoft
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.61%) Xero