The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.18% 6.02% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.53% 11.11% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 5
Average salary £42,500 £110,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.36% +41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Computer Science
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
79 117 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.47% 54.17% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 115 109
Average salary £62,500 £78,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.87% -10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £130,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Canary Wharf region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) Intel
4 3 (23.08%) WSDL
4 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Siebel
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) XSLT
4 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) OLAP
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Python Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Django Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WSDL
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) XSLT
1 3 (23.08%) Django
1 3 (23.08%) RESTful
1 3 (23.08%) Twisted
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) DataPower
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
1 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
1 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
1 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) Functional Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Python
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 3 (23.08%) Intel
2 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (23.08%) Siebel
2 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects