Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 30 20 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.31% 2.90% 4.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.33% 6.85% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 67
Slough median annual salary £35,000 £95,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.16% +62.39% +56.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £132,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.00% +5.26% +18.75%

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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 225 292 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 39.82% 42.32% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 204 247 470
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £22,150 £24,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,500 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Slough

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Slough

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Slough over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (43.33%) C#
4 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
6 11 (36.67%) HTML
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) Web Services
6 11 (36.67%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) XML
7 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (33.33%) Physics
7 10 (33.33%) jQuery
8 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) Python
10 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
10 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
11 6 (20.00%) Music Industry
11 6 (20.00%) SaaS
11 6 (20.00%) RESTful
12 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 5 (16.67%) Finance

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.33%) Moq
1 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (3.33%) NUnit
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.00%) Music Industry
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Graduate
4 6 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Graduate Python Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) IT Graduate
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Programme Manager
8 1 (3.33%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Product Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 10 (33.33%) jQuery
3 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (33.33%) XML
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (20.00%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) LAMP
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) WCF
6 1 (3.33%) WinForms
6 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Derivative
3 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.67%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.67%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) MVC
1 11 (36.67%) OO
2 10 (33.33%) Physics
3 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.67%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Statistics
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C#
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 15 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.33%) PMP
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Dell
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) Ariba
3 1 (3.33%) Concur
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) SAP