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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.60% 13.73% 11.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.77% 22.58% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 26
Average salary £100,000 £60,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
53 62 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.40% 60.78% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 142
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 6 (54.55%) Physics
3 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
4 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) Ext JS
4 2 (18.18%) JPA
4 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Quantitative Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Quantitative Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Quantitative Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
1 2 (18.18%) Ext JS
1 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) JPA
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) React
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
1 6 (54.55%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) OOD
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) RUP
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Korn
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (9.09%) Telelogic