Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 50 59
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 6.32% 3.49% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 3.97% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 17
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.67% -50.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £55,250 £55,750
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +21.05% +8.57% -2.78%

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 397 428 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 89.62% 87.89% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 346 365 517
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,600 £26,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
3 18 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (50.00%) Analytics
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
6 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
7 10 (35.71%) Quality Management
7 10 (35.71%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
8 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle
9 8 (28.57%) Java
9 8 (28.57%) OO
9 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
10 7 (25.00%) JBoss
10 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 7 (25.00%) QMS
10 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (25.00%) Document Management
10 7 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (21.43%) NUnit
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (21.43%) Moq
11 6 (21.43%) .NET
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET

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 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.57%) 2G
2 1 (3.57%) 3G
2 1 (3.57%) 4G
2 1 (3.57%) 5G
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) Node B
2 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.57%) RNC
2 1 (3.57%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) Relational Database
3 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 5 (17.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Moq
1 6 (21.43%) NUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Military
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Engagement Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Graduate
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Informatica Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Core
2 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
2 5 (17.86%) LINQ
3 3 (10.71%) WPF
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) JMS
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
3 5 (17.86%) User Experience
4 3 (10.71%) Life Science
4 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (50.00%) Analytics
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Quality Management
5 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
6 8 (28.57%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) Document Management
7 7 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (25.00%) QMS
8 5 (17.86%) Build Automation
8 5 (17.86%) MVC
8 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
9 4 (14.29%) ETL
10 3 (10.71%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) OOD
10 3 (10.71%) Product Management
10 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.57%) Huawei
4 1 (3.57%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.57%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk