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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 47 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.49% 2.33% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.57% 5.69% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 8
Median salary £30,000 £52,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.85% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £52,500 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 137 211 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 37.85% 40.97% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 117 188 180
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Internet
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server

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 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Force.com
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) 3G
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) PPP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Junior
2 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) IT Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Product Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Products Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) EDI
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Mason
4 1 (5.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Analytics
1 4 (22.22%) MVC
1 4 (22.22%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCIP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 11 hours ago