The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 42 35
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 2.55% 0.88% 4.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.80% 2.13% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 14
Median salary - £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 69 94 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 43.95% 41.59% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 95
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in High Wycombe

Computer Science
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in High Wycombe.

Salary trend for Computer Science in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
5 8 (57.14%) C++
5 8 (57.14%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) C#
7 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) XML
8 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
8 5 (35.71%) jQuery
8 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
9 4 (28.57%) Physics
9 4 (28.57%) R
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (28.57%) Data Management
9 4 (28.57%) STL
9 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
10 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 2 (14.29%) PCoIP
11 2 (14.29%) Packer
11 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
11 2 (14.29%) Marketing
11 2 (14.29%) Military

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) PCoIP
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C++ Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate C++ Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) STL
4 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) VMS
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 5 (35.71%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) Physics
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
2 8 (57.14%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) R
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft