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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 10 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +36
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.83% 15.13% 3.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.89% 24.16% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 12
Average salary £110,000 £100,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +40.35%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
47 149 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 39.17% 62.61% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 141 187
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £62,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 17 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco
5 12 (63.16%) Linux
6 11 (57.89%) Solaris
6 11 (57.89%) DHCP
6 11 (57.89%) DNS
6 11 (57.89%) HP
6 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (57.89%) Replication
6 11 (57.89%) Capacity Management
7 4 (21.05%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 2 (10.53%) C#
9 2 (10.53%) HTML
9 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.53%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) IIS
9 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DHCP
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
2 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Head of Operations
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (57.89%) Capacity Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle