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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 9 14 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.24% 12.00% 2.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.61% 21.30% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 6
Average salary £60,000 £110,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +125.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £120,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
46 169 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.87% 56.33% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37 128 78
Average salary £60,000 £90,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (71.43%) Degree
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Finance
4 14 (50.00%) Service Management
5 13 (46.43%) SharePoint
5 13 (46.43%) Windows XP
5 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
5 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
5 13 (46.43%) Migration
5 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
5 13 (46.43%) MS Office
5 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Subversion
8 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
9 6 (21.43%) Functional Programming
9 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
9 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
9 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
9 6 (21.43%) RESTful
9 6 (21.43%) Twisted
9 6 (21.43%) Django
9 6 (21.43%) OOP
9 6 (21.43%) Python
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) Web Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (46.43%) SharePoint
1 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
1 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.57%) JSHint
4 1 (3.57%) Bower
4 1 (3.57%) Grunt
4 1 (3.57%) Gradle
4 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Python/Django Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Python Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (21.43%) RESTful
2 6 (21.43%) Twisted
2 6 (21.43%) Django
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) Ajax
4 3 (10.71%) JSON
4 3 (10.71%) REST
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) OAuth
5 2 (7.14%) SAML
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) XSLT
5 2 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
1 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) DataPower
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows XP
2 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Service Management
2 13 (46.43%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Functional Programming
3 6 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 2 (7.14%) Dependency Management
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.57%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Assembla
2 2 (7.14%) F5
2 2 (7.14%) Dell
2 2 (7.14%) Intel
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) Avaya
2 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Siebel
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Google