The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.35% 4.55% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.22% 8.72% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 3
Average salary £95,000 £73,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.81% +22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,250 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £109,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
111 172 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 45.31% 52.12% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 102 129 64
Average salary £78,000 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
Computer Science
London

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 24 (42.86%) Java
3 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 20 (35.71%) Scala
4 17 (30.36%) Tandem
5 15 (26.79%) C++
5 15 (26.79%) UNIX
6 14 (25.00%) STL
6 14 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 14 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 14 (25.00%) Hedge funds
7 10 (17.86%) Degree
7 10 (17.86%) Banking
8 9 (16.07%) Guice
8 9 (16.07%) Java Concurrency
8 9 (16.07%) Open Source
8 9 (16.07%) Platform Symphony
9 8 (14.29%) Akka
9 8 (14.29%) Play Framework
9 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
9 8 (14.29%) OOP
9 8 (14.29%) OOD
10 7 (12.50%) SQL
10 7 (12.50%) .NET
10 7 (12.50%) Grid Computing
10 7 (12.50%) Guava
11 6 (10.71%) Workflow
11 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.71%) HP
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) DNS
1 4 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) LDAP
2 1 (1.79%) OSPF
2 1 (1.79%) BGP
2 1 (1.79%) TACACS
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
1 2 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Back Office
4 3 (5.36%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Scala Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) UML Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) STL
1 14 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (16.07%) Java Concurrency
2 9 (16.07%) Guice
3 8 (14.29%) Akka
3 8 (14.29%) Play Framework
4 7 (12.50%) Guava
4 7 (12.50%) .NET
5 3 (5.36%) WCF
5 3 (5.36%) WPF
5 3 (5.36%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.79%) HTML
6 1 (1.79%) Web Services
6 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Tandem
2 14 (25.00%) Hedge funds
3 9 (16.07%) Open Source
4 7 (12.50%) Grid Computing
5 4 (7.14%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) UNIX
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
4 4 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (14.29%) OOP
2 8 (14.29%) OOD
3 6 (10.71%) Workflow
3 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) TDD
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) MVVM
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.57%) Use Case
7 2 (3.57%) Test Management
7 2 (3.57%) BPMN
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) Scala
3 15 (26.79%) C++
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Platform Symphony
2 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Nagios
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
1 6 (10.71%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Telelogic
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Terracotta
5 1 (1.79%) RightScale
5 1 (1.79%) Juniper
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee