Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 54 62
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.03% 3.64% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.86% 9.27% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 22
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £33,750 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.15% -65.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £23,450 £51,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £53,625 £132,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year +22.58% -9.88% -14.00%

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 318 259 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 51.29% 39.30% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 229 231 331
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £26,850 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) Electronics
5 10 (40.00%) Java
6 9 (36.00%) OO
6 9 (36.00%) LTE
7 8 (32.00%) C
7 8 (32.00%) C++
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) OOD
9 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (24.00%) UMTS
9 6 (24.00%) SNMP
9 6 (24.00%) WiMAX
10 5 (20.00%) Python
11 4 (16.00%) .NET
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
12 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
12 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (12.00%) Web Development

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 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) TrackWise
1 1 (4.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) LTE
2 6 (24.00%) SNMP
2 6 (24.00%) UMTS
2 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (24.00%) WiMAX
3 3 (12.00%) Wireless
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Moq
1 2 (8.00%) NUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (44.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Military
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Development Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Python Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (8.00%) Django
4 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.00%) LINQ
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.00%) WinForms
5 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Life Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) OO
2 6 (24.00%) OOD
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) User Stories
5 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) C
3 8 (32.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (8.00%) Java 8
7 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) Axosoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.00%) Workday