Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 100 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.64% 4.63% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 5.17% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 93 143
Median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +46.15% -
10th Percentile £21,875 £27,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £59,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +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 617 1,933 2,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.55% 89.49% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 480 1,516 1,858
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Buckinghamshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

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 29 November 2020. 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 -7 13 £45,000 -5.26% 10
High Wycombe +22 5 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Aylesbury +3 5 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Beaconsfield - 2 £75,000 -
Computer Science
South East

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, 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 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
3 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 11 (34.38%) C++
5 10 (31.25%) C
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 10 (31.25%) Firmware
5 10 (31.25%) Electronics
5 10 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
8 7 (21.88%) HTTP
8 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
8 7 (21.88%) AWS
8 7 (21.88%) Prototyping
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
10 5 (15.63%) Bluetooth
10 5 (15.63%) VoIP
10 5 (15.63%) HTML
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio

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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) AWS
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) npm
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) Azure
4 1 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.13%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) Bluetooth
2 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
2 5 (15.63%) VoIP
2 5 (15.63%) Wireless
3 4 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) SSH
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) Skype
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Power BI
3 1 (3.13%) QlikView
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Cypress.io
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Mocha
4 2 (6.25%) RSpec
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 10 (31.25%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (15.63%) Design Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Junior
4 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.25%) LIMS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Applications Support
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) RESTful
2 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.50%) WebRTC
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 3 (9.38%) React
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Core
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) Jest
4 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) Redux
4 2 (6.25%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) Vue.js
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) ASIC
2 5 (15.63%) CPLD
2 5 (15.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) LIMS
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
3 7 (21.88%) Prototyping
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.63%) Physics
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Signal Processing
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) Chemistry
8 2 (6.25%) Data Validation
8 2 (6.25%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.25%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C++
2 10 (31.25%) C
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) Assembly Language
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) ES6
6 2 (6.25%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) R
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Firmware
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CloudHub
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Altera
2 5 (15.63%) Perforce
2 5 (15.63%) Xilinx
3 1 (3.13%) CA
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) hybris
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Xero