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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.61% 4.76% 13.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.06% 10.45% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 28
Average salary £57,500 £110,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 67 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 51.63% 45.58% 68.60%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 132
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £39,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Perforce
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Red Gate
3 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Perforce
1 3 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle