Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 60 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 20 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.02% 2.49% 4.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.77% 6.21% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 77
Slough median annual salary £32,500 £97,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -66.67% +66.67% +56.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £132,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +28.21%

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 260 322 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 37.36% 40.05% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 237 282 478
Slough median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,650 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,625 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +7.53%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (53.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (35.71%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (32.14%) Physics
4 9 (32.14%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) Python
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
4 9 (32.14%) Web Services
4 9 (32.14%) OO
5 8 (28.57%) XML
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.00%) SaaS
6 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (21.43%) RESTful
7 6 (21.43%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) Music Industry
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Moq
1 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 6 (21.43%) Music Industry
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Graduate
3 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Graduate Python Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Python Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) IT Graduate
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Junior
8 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Quantitative Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
9 1 (3.57%) IT Communications Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) XML
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (21.43%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) RESTful
4 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.57%) EDI
5 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) React
5 1 (3.57%) WCF
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.14%) Derivative
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.14%) iPad
3 2 (7.14%) Market Risk
3 2 (7.14%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 9 (32.14%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) OO
2 9 (32.14%) Physics
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.57%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 15 (53.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PMP
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Dell
3 2 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Aruba
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) VMware