Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 58 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.30% 2.84% 2.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.91% 7.07% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 23
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -45.45% -4.35%
10th Percentile £34,000 £22,750 £44,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £61,375 £76,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -

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 246 283 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 47.77% 40.26% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 199 250 407
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (58.82%) OO
5 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 9 (52.94%) Java
6 8 (47.06%) C
6 8 (47.06%) Electronics
6 8 (47.06%) C++
7 6 (35.29%) UMTS
7 6 (35.29%) SNMP
7 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (35.29%) OOD
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) WiMAX
7 6 (35.29%) LTE
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
9 4 (23.53%) C#
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) Web Services
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
11 2 (11.76%) XML
11 2 (11.76%) CSS
11 2 (11.76%) UML

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LTE
1 6 (35.29%) SNMP
1 6 (35.29%) UMTS
1 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (35.29%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) Moq
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Development Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) LINQ
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) C
3 8 (47.06%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 2 (11.76%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.88%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CISA
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Axosoft