The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 24 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 87 97 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.00% 9.23% 5.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.16% 20.77% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 74 76 56
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 309 467 487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 35.52% 44.43% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 253 345 345
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Milton Keynes

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 126 (85.14%) Degree
2 73 (49.32%) Software Engineering
3 59 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (29.73%) SQL
5 42 (28.38%) Java
6 41 (27.70%) OO
7 40 (27.03%) PHP
8 39 (26.35%) JavaScript
9 38 (25.68%) Linux
10 37 (25.00%) HTML
11 36 (24.32%) CSS
12 33 (22.30%) Windows
12 33 (22.30%) Mathematics
13 32 (21.62%) C++
14 27 (18.24%) ITIL
15 26 (17.57%) AngularJS
16 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
16 25 (16.89%) OOP
17 24 (16.22%) jQuery
17 24 (16.22%) Open Source
18 23 (15.54%) Apache
18 23 (15.54%) MySQL
19 22 (14.86%) LAMP
20 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
21 20 (13.51%) C#
21 20 (13.51%) Scrum
21 20 (13.51%) MVC
22 19 (12.84%) Python
23 18 (12.16%) German Language
23 18 (12.16%) Web Development

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 23 (15.54%) Apache
2 2 (1.35%) CMS
2 2 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.43%) MS Office
3 8 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) HTTP
1 9 (6.08%) HTTPS
1 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.03%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.68%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.68%) GPRS
4 1 (0.68%) GSM
4 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) MySQL
2 17 (11.49%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.46%) Big Data
4 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.76%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.08%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.11%) Selenium
3 6 (4.05%) IntelliJ
3 6 (4.05%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.38%) Grunt
4 5 (3.38%) gulp
4 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.35%) JUnit
5 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA
6 1 (0.68%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 18 (12.16%) German Language
2 17 (11.49%) Dutch Language
2 17 (11.49%) French Language
2 17 (11.49%) Italian Language
2 17 (11.49%) Spanish Language
3 6 (4.05%) Finance
3 6 (4.05%) Games
4 2 (1.35%) Electronics
4 2 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (43.92%) Developer
2 33 (22.30%) Analyst
3 22 (14.86%) Software Engineer
4 19 (12.84%) Junior
5 17 (11.49%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 17 (11.49%) Graduate
5 17 (11.49%) Java Developer
5 17 (11.49%) PHP Developer
5 17 (11.49%) Security Analyst
6 16 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 15 (10.14%) LAMP Developer
7 15 (10.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 14 (9.46%) Web Developer
9 11 (7.43%) Junior Developer
10 10 (6.76%) Service Analyst
10 10 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (6.08%) Help Desk Analyst
11 9 (6.08%) Help Desk Support
12 8 (5.41%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.00%) HTML
2 36 (24.32%) CSS
3 26 (17.57%) AngularJS
4 24 (16.22%) jQuery
5 22 (14.86%) LAMP
6 17 (11.49%) Web Services
7 16 (10.81%) Spring
8 14 (9.46%) .NET
8 14 (9.46%) Hibernate
8 14 (9.46%) SOAP
9 13 (8.78%) RESTful
10 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET
10 12 (8.11%) HTML5
11 11 (7.43%) XML
12 10 (6.76%) CSS3
13 8 (5.41%) Ajax
14 6 (4.05%) .NET Framework
14 6 (4.05%) JSP
15 5 (3.38%) Java EE
15 5 (3.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.08%) Cyber Attack
1 9 (6.08%) Data Structures
2 7 (4.73%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.05%) iPad
3 6 (4.05%) iPhone
4 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.03%) Clustering
5 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.68%) Linux
2 33 (22.30%) Windows
3 11 (7.43%) Windows 8
3 11 (7.43%) Windows XP
4 10 (6.76%) Android
5 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.70%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.32%) Software Engineering
2 59 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (27.70%) OO
4 33 (22.30%) Mathematics
5 27 (18.24%) ITIL
6 25 (16.89%) OOP
7 24 (16.22%) Open Source
8 20 (13.51%) MVC
8 20 (13.51%) Scrum
9 18 (12.16%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (12.16%) Web Development
10 17 (11.49%) Analytics
10 17 (11.49%) Security Operations
11 12 (8.11%) Computer Vision
12 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.43%) Use Case
13 9 (6.08%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 9 (6.08%) Security Monitoring
13 9 (6.08%) TDD
13 9 (6.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.73%) SQL
2 42 (28.38%) Java
3 40 (27.03%) PHP
4 39 (26.35%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.62%) C++
6 20 (13.51%) C#
7 19 (12.84%) Python
8 7 (4.73%) C
8 7 (4.73%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.05%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.38%) ECMAScript
10 5 (3.38%) ES6
11 4 (2.70%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.70%) Perl
12 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.35%) XPath
14 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (85.14%) Degree
2 18 (12.16%) SANS
3 17 (11.49%) CISM
3 17 (11.49%) CISSP
4 12 (8.11%) HND
5 11 (7.43%) PhD
6 9 (6.08%) GNVQ
6 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.41%) MCITP
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.68%) GIAC
8 1 (0.68%) GPEN
8 1 (0.68%) MCDST
8 1 (0.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) PCI DSS
2 11 (7.43%) SLA
3 9 (6.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.08%) Oracle
3 3 (2.03%) ANSYS
4 2 (1.35%) hybris
4 2 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Tableau
5 1 (0.68%) Zend
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