The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 438 449 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.48% 4.39% 6.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.45% 9.75% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 366 388 574
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3256 4604 5025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.15% 45.04% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3892 4234
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the City of London region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in the City of London

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the City of London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in the City of London

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 620 (72.01%) Degree
2 330 (38.33%) Finance
3 320 (37.17%) Java
4 307 (35.66%) SQL
5 238 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (23.46%) Python
7 195 (22.65%) JavaScript
8 185 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
9 184 (21.37%) Mathematics
10 170 (19.74%) HTML
11 169 (19.63%) C#
11 169 (19.63%) Windows
12 168 (19.51%) Linux
13 155 (18.00%) C++
14 154 (17.89%) SQL Server
14 154 (17.89%) CSS
15 140 (16.26%) Software Engineering
16 124 (14.40%) .NET
17 123 (14.29%) Unix
18 118 (13.70%) OO
19 107 (12.43%) TDD
20 101 (11.73%) jQuery
21 94 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
22 92 (10.69%) HTML5
23 86 (9.99%) Banking
24 84 (9.76%) Multithreading
25 81 (9.41%) Oracle
26 80 (9.29%) Microsoft
26 80 (9.29%) Big Data
27 76 (8.83%) AngularJS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 57 (6.62%) Node.js
2 46 (5.34%) Apache Spark
3 32 (3.72%) Apache
4 29 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.56%) JBoss
6 19 (2.21%) Apache Pig
7 18 (2.09%) IIS
8 14 (1.63%) CMS
9 12 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.28%) MS Exchange
10 11 (1.28%) WordPress
11 10 (1.16%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.05%) SAS
13 8 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.81%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.58%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.58%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.58%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 62 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.97%) MS Office
3 9 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.46%) MS Project
5 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.35%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.23%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (0.46%) Magento
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.23%) AWD
4 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.18%) SaaS
3 27 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.74%) GitHub
5 9 (1.05%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.58%) Office 365
7 2 (0.23%) Bluemix
7 2 (0.23%) Force.com
7 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.18%) Firewall
2 34 (3.95%) Internet
3 25 (2.90%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.44%) DNS
5 20 (2.32%) Network Security
6 18 (2.09%) VPN
7 17 (1.97%) HTTP
8 16 (1.86%) LAN
9 14 (1.63%) Intranet
9 14 (1.63%) MPLS
10 13 (1.51%) Wireless
11 12 (1.39%) WAN
12 10 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (1.16%) DHCP
12 10 (1.16%) VLAN
13 9 (1.05%) Broadband
13 9 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (1.05%) LDAP
14 7 (0.81%) FabricPath
15 4 (0.46%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 80 (9.29%) Big Data
3 67 (7.78%) MySQL
4 62 (7.20%) Hadoop
5 46 (5.34%) Relational Database
6 39 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 23 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (2.56%) Apache Hive
11 21 (2.44%) Data Mining
11 21 (2.44%) MongoDB
12 20 (2.32%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.97%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (1.63%) Redis
15 13 (1.51%) HBase
15 13 (1.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 72 (8.36%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.41%) JIRA
2 38 (4.41%) JUnit
3 33 (3.83%) Selenium
4 30 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.90%) Subversion
6 22 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 22 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 19 (2.21%) NUnit
8 18 (2.09%) Jenkins
9 17 (1.97%) Gradle
10 14 (1.63%) Maven
11 13 (1.51%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.51%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.39%) FitNesse
13 11 (1.28%) Android Studio
13 11 (1.28%) Cucumber
14 10 (1.16%) JSUnit
15 9 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.05%) jMock
General
1 330 (38.33%) Finance
2 86 (9.99%) Banking
3 45 (5.23%) Front Office
4 36 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 32 (3.72%) Investment Banking
5 32 (3.72%) Marketing
6 25 (2.90%) Games
7 23 (2.67%) Retail
8 19 (2.21%) Advertising
9 15 (1.74%) Law
10 13 (1.51%) Legal
11 12 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.28%) Electronics
12 11 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (1.05%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.05%) Online Betting
14 8 (0.93%) Automotive
14 8 (0.93%) Back Office
15 7 (0.81%) German Language
16 6 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 430 (49.94%) Developer
2 138 (16.03%) Java Developer
3 115 (13.36%) Analyst
4 78 (9.06%) C# Developer
5 69 (8.01%) Graduate
6 54 (6.27%) Junior
7 48 (5.57%) Senior Developer
8 45 (5.23%) Python Developer
9 41 (4.76%) Consultant
10 38 (4.41%) .NET Developer
11 37 (4.30%) Architect
12 36 (4.18%) Junior Developer
13 35 (4.07%) SQL Developer
14 34 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
15 33 (3.83%) C++ Developer
16 31 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
17 29 (3.37%) Software Engineer
18 27 (3.14%) ASP.NET Developer
18 27 (3.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 25 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (19.74%) HTML
2 154 (17.89%) CSS
3 124 (14.40%) .NET
4 101 (11.73%) jQuery
5 92 (10.69%) HTML5
6 76 (8.83%) AngularJS
7 71 (8.25%) Web Services
8 55 (6.39%) CSS3
9 50 (5.81%) Spring
10 47 (5.46%) ASP.NET
10 47 (5.46%) REST
11 37 (4.30%) WCF
11 37 (4.30%) XML
12 31 (3.60%) J2EE
13 30 (3.48%) Hibernate
14 29 (3.37%) WPF
15 27 (3.14%) .NET Framework
15 27 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (3.02%) Ajax
17 24 (2.79%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 185 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (21.37%) Mathematics
3 73 (8.48%) Physics
4 71 (8.25%) Algorithms
5 60 (6.97%) Hedge funds
6 46 (5.34%) Equities
7 43 (4.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 41 (4.76%) User Experience
9 39 (4.53%) Data Structures
10 37 (4.30%) Management Information System
11 35 (4.07%) Mobile App
12 33 (3.83%) Statistics
13 30 (3.48%) Derivative
14 26 (3.02%) Visualisation
15 21 (2.44%) N-Tier
16 14 (1.63%) Data Centre
16 14 (1.63%) Fixed Income
17 13 (1.51%) Client/Server
18 12 (1.39%) Cryptography
19 11 (1.28%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 169 (19.63%) Windows
2 168 (19.51%) Linux
3 123 (14.29%) Unix
4 56 (6.50%) Android
5 45 (5.23%) Apple iOS
6 27 (3.14%) Windows Server
7 18 (2.09%) Solaris
8 13 (1.51%) AIX
9 8 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (0.58%) CentOS
11 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.46%) Debian
12 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (16.26%) Software Engineering
3 118 (13.70%) OO
4 107 (12.43%) TDD
5 94 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (9.76%) Multithreading
7 76 (8.83%) Analytics
8 69 (8.01%) MVC
9 66 (7.67%) Machine Learning
10 64 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
11 60 (6.97%) Low Latency
12 57 (6.62%) Unit Testing
12 57 (6.62%) Web Development
13 56 (6.50%) Scrum
13 56 (6.50%) SDLC
14 49 (5.69%) E-Commerce
14 49 (5.69%) Project Management
15 44 (5.11%) Open Source
16 42 (4.88%) OOP
17 40 (4.65%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 320 (37.17%) Java
2 307 (35.66%) SQL
3 202 (23.46%) Python
4 195 (22.65%) JavaScript
5 169 (19.63%) C#
6 155 (18.00%) C++
7 73 (8.48%) PHP
8 70 (8.13%) Ruby
9 55 (6.39%) Perl
10 54 (6.27%) T-SQL
11 50 (5.81%) Scala
12 44 (5.11%) C
13 31 (3.60%) R
14 21 (2.44%) Bash Shell
14 21 (2.44%) VBA
15 19 (2.21%) Erlang
15 19 (2.21%) MATLAB
16 15 (1.74%) PowerShell
17 14 (1.63%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 620 (72.01%) Degree
2 50 (5.81%) PhD
3 22 (2.56%) CISSP
4 21 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.44%) CISM
5 13 (1.51%) CISA
5 13 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.16%) CCNP
6 10 (1.16%) ISEB
6 10 (1.16%) MCSE
7 8 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (0.93%) MCITP
7 8 (0.93%) MCTS
8 7 (0.81%) CCIE
8 7 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.81%) SANS
9 6 (0.70%) CSSLP
9 6 (0.70%) GSSP-.NET
9 6 (0.70%) GSSP-JAVA
9 6 (0.70%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.39%) QA
2 23 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.51%) COBIT
3 13 (1.51%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.05%) SLA
5 7 (0.81%) HIPAA
5 7 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.23%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.97%) Docker
4 12 (1.39%) HDFS
5 11 (1.28%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.58%) NFS
7 4 (0.46%) vSphere
8 3 (0.35%) Firmware
9 2 (0.23%) KVM
9 2 (0.23%) Snort
9 2 (0.23%) XenApp
9 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.12%) iptables
10 1 (0.12%) vCloud
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.51%) Mesos
2 6 (0.70%) AppDetective
2 6 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (0.70%) HP Fortify
2 6 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.70%) Puppet
2 6 (0.70%) WebInspect
3 5 (0.58%) Nagios
4 4 (0.46%) Ansible
4 4 (0.46%) WSUS
5 3 (0.35%) Cacti
5 3 (0.35%) Graphite
5 3 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.23%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.23%) OpenView
6 2 (0.23%) QRadar
6 2 (0.23%) SCCM
6 2 (0.23%) SCOM
6 2 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 81 (9.41%) Oracle
2 80 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.30%) VMware
4 36 (4.18%) Google
5 23 (2.67%) Bloomberg
5 23 (2.67%) Sybase
6 21 (2.44%) Facebook
7 18 (2.09%) Cisco
8 17 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.86%) IBM
10 14 (1.63%) Citrix
10 14 (1.63%) Zend
11 13 (1.51%) HP
12 10 (1.16%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.16%) Perforce
12 10 (1.16%) SAP
13 9 (1.05%) Splunk
14 8 (0.93%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.93%) Tableau
14 8 (0.93%) Vermilion
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £830000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000 + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 to £79 750 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits - Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago