Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.94% 4.57% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 5.22% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 23
Slough median annual salary £62,500 £35,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -61.11% +44.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £21,225
90th Percentile £81,500 £49,875 £132,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 560 556 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 91.50% 87.70% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 379 475 600
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £30,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £90,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% -

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Electronics
6 5 (27.78%) Master's Degree
6 5 (27.78%) LTE
7 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
8 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (16.67%) Military
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 3 (16.67%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting

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 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) TrackWise
1 1 (5.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) npm
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LTE
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) SNMP
3 2 (11.11%) UMTS
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.11%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 5 (27.78%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Military
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Graduate
2 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Python Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Django
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Jinja
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Pug
2 1 (5.56%) React
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Java 8
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Workday