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 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 52 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 440 695 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.27% 6.70% 6.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.26% 14.25% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 378 600 672
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £97,750 £75,000
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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4288 4878 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.65% 47.05% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 4125 4383
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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.

1 810 (79.49%) Degree
2 443 (43.47%) Finance
3 322 (31.60%) Java
4 321 (31.50%) SQL
5 304 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
6 220 (21.59%) C#
7 190 (18.65%) JavaScript
8 182 (17.86%) Mathematics
9 181 (17.76%) .NET
9 181 (17.76%) Linux
10 171 (16.78%) C++
11 169 (16.58%) SQL Server
12 164 (16.09%) Python
13 160 (15.70%) Windows
14 150 (14.72%) UNIX
15 148 (14.52%) Microsoft
16 142 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
17 134 (13.15%) OO
18 133 (13.05%) Banking
19 130 (12.76%) TDD
20 127 (12.46%) HTML
20 127 (12.46%) Software Engineering
21 111 (10.89%) CSS
22 104 (10.21%) Web Services
23 103 (10.11%) Scrum
24 100 (9.81%) MS Excel
25 98 (9.62%) Front Office
26 94 (9.22%) MVC
27 93 (9.13%) ASP.NET
27 93 (9.13%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 48 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 43 (4.22%) MS Exchange
3 23 (2.26%) IIS
4 20 (1.96%) CMS
5 18 (1.77%) Node.js
6 17 (1.67%) SAS
7 15 (1.47%) Apache
8 14 (1.37%) Apache Pig
8 14 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.18%) Drupal
9 12 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.98%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.88%) JBoss
12 8 (0.79%) nginx
13 7 (0.69%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.49%) WordPress
15 5 (0.49%) Mule
16 4 (0.39%) Joomla!
16 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 100 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.93%) MS Office
3 10 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.79%) SPSS
5 5 (0.49%) CPLEX
6 3 (0.29%) MS Project
6 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.098%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.098%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.098%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) osCommerce
2 4 (0.39%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.098%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.098%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.098%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.098%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.098%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.96%) SaaS
2 13 (1.28%) GitHub
3 11 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.39%) Joyent
7 3 (0.29%) Office 365
7 3 (0.29%) Route 53
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
7 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.29%) PaaS
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.098%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.098%) Force.com
9 1 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.93%) Firewall
2 37 (3.63%) Internet
3 27 (2.65%) VoIP
4 25 (2.45%) VPN
5 24 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 24 (2.36%) DNS
6 22 (2.16%) WAN
6 22 (2.16%) LAN
7 21 (2.06%) DHCP
8 20 (1.96%) Network Security
9 14 (1.37%) HTTP
10 12 (1.18%) DMZ
10 12 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.08%) iSCSI
12 8 (0.79%) MPLS
13 7 (0.69%) Wireless
13 7 (0.69%) SSL
14 6 (0.59%) SAN
14 6 (0.59%) SMTP
14 6 (0.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.75%) MySQL
3 78 (7.65%) Big Data
4 66 (6.48%) Hadoop
5 51 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 43 (4.22%) MongoDB
7 40 (3.93%) NoSQL
8 36 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (2.85%) Oracle Database
11 28 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (2.16%) RDBMS
15 20 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 20 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.86%) Apache Hive
16 19 (1.86%) Data Mining
17 15 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
18 14 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 57 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 33 (3.24%) Visual Studio
3 29 (2.85%) JIRA
3 29 (2.85%) Jenkins
4 26 (2.55%) Selenium
4 26 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (2.26%) Subversion
6 16 (1.57%) Maven
7 14 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 14 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.18%) WebDriver
9 11 (1.08%) Jasmine
10 10 (0.98%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.88%) Ant
11 9 (0.88%) JUnit
12 8 (0.79%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
13 7 (0.69%) MSBuild
13 7 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 443 (43.47%) Finance
2 133 (13.05%) Banking
3 98 (9.62%) Front Office
4 53 (5.20%) Investment Banking
5 50 (4.91%) Telecoms
6 46 (4.51%) Marketing
7 35 (3.43%) Financial Institution
8 34 (3.34%) Back Office
9 31 (3.04%) Advertising
10 26 (2.55%) Retail
11 20 (1.96%) Games
12 14 (1.37%) Legal
12 14 (1.37%) iGaming
13 13 (1.28%) Billing
14 10 (0.98%) Law
15 4 (0.39%) Electronics
15 4 (0.39%) French Language
15 4 (0.39%) German Language
16 3 (0.29%) Publishing
16 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 467 (45.83%) Developer
2 159 (15.60%) Analyst
3 92 (9.03%) Java Developer
4 70 (6.87%) Senior Developer
5 62 (6.08%) Junior
6 49 (4.81%) C# Developer
6 49 (4.81%) Consultant
7 47 (4.61%) Graduate
8 45 (4.42%) .NET Developer
9 43 (4.22%) Architect
10 42 (4.12%) Python Developer
11 40 (3.93%) Support Analyst
12 34 (3.34%) Software Engineer
12 34 (3.34%) C++ Developer
13 31 (3.04%) Junior Developer
13 31 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
14 27 (2.65%) Software Developer
14 27 (2.65%) IT Support
15 26 (2.55%) Data Scientist
16 25 (2.45%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (17.76%) .NET
2 127 (12.46%) HTML
3 111 (10.89%) CSS
4 104 (10.21%) Web Services
5 93 (9.13%) ASP.NET
6 86 (8.44%) XML
7 79 (7.75%) jQuery
8 74 (7.26%) Spring
9 54 (5.30%) WCF
10 53 (5.20%) REST
11 47 (4.61%) Ajax
12 46 (4.51%) Hibernate
13 41 (4.02%) HTML5
14 38 (3.73%) WPF
15 36 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (3.43%) AngularJS
17 29 (2.85%) JSON
18 28 (2.75%) SOAP
19 24 (2.36%) .NET Framework
20 23 (2.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 182 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 142 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (7.16%) Hedge funds
4 72 (7.07%) Algorithms
5 69 (6.77%) Physics
6 67 (6.58%) Open Source
7 61 (5.99%) Management Information System
8 49 (4.81%) Data Structures
8 49 (4.81%) User Experience
9 42 (4.12%) Derivative
10 33 (3.24%) Mobile App
11 30 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 29 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (2.75%) Equities
14 27 (2.65%) Statistics
15 26 (2.55%) Fixed Income
16 20 (1.96%) Visualisation
17 19 (1.86%) iPhone
17 19 (1.86%) Economics
18 15 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 181 (17.76%) Linux
2 160 (15.70%) Windows
3 150 (14.72%) UNIX
4 49 (4.81%) Android
5 41 (4.02%) Apple iOS
6 36 (3.53%) Solaris
7 20 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.98%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.69%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.59%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.39%) HPUX
14 3 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.29%) CentOS
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.098%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (13.15%) OO
3 130 (12.76%) TDD
4 127 (12.46%) Software Engineering
5 103 (10.11%) Scrum
6 94 (9.22%) MVC
7 88 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (7.46%) Project Management
9 74 (7.26%) Analytics
10 63 (6.18%) Unit Testing
11 60 (5.89%) OOP
12 59 (5.79%) SOA
13 50 (4.91%) ITIL
14 48 (4.71%) Mentoring
15 44 (4.32%) Low Latency
16 43 (4.22%) Multithreading
17 40 (3.93%) ETL
18 39 (3.83%) Asset Management
18 39 (3.83%) Web Development
19 38 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 322 (31.60%) Java
2 321 (31.50%) SQL
3 220 (21.59%) C#
4 190 (18.65%) JavaScript
5 171 (16.78%) C++
6 164 (16.09%) Python
7 65 (6.38%) Perl
7 65 (6.38%) PHP
8 45 (4.42%) Scala
9 44 (4.32%) C
9 44 (4.32%) T-SQL
10 38 (3.73%) Ruby
11 36 (3.53%) VBA
12 32 (3.14%) PL/SQL
13 28 (2.75%) Bash Shell
14 27 (2.65%) R
15 24 (2.36%) Shell Script
16 23 (2.26%) VB
17 21 (2.06%) MATLAB
18 19 (1.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 810 (79.49%) Degree
2 35 (3.43%) CISSP
3 30 (2.94%) PhD
4 29 (2.85%) CISA
5 26 (2.55%) CISM
6 22 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.86%) MBA
8 17 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 17 (1.67%) ISEB
9 15 (1.47%) SC Cleared
10 13 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (1.18%) CCIE
12 9 (0.88%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.88%) MCSE
12 9 (0.88%) CCNA
13 8 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.79%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.59%) CCSP
14 6 (0.59%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (9.13%) QA
2 14 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.79%) JSP 440
3 8 (0.79%) COBIT
4 7 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.29%) SLA
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.20%) Val IT
8 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.098%) CDISC
9 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.37%) NFS
4 8 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.79%) KVM
5 7 (0.69%) Varnish
5 7 (0.69%) Xen
6 6 (0.59%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.29%) XenApp
7 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.20%) Snort
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.20%) HDFS
9 1 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (1.47%) Puppet
2 12 (1.18%) Nagios
3 10 (0.98%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.59%) SCCM
4 6 (0.59%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.59%) Sysprep
4 6 (0.59%) Cacti
5 5 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.49%) Cisco LMS
5 5 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.39%) Munin
7 3 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.20%) Control-M
8 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.20%) yum
8 2 (0.20%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 148 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 89 (8.73%) Oracle
3 49 (4.81%) VMware
4 32 (3.14%) Cisco
5 20 (1.96%) Google
6 16 (1.57%) Business Objects
6 16 (1.57%) Citrix
7 15 (1.47%) Zend
8 12 (1.18%) Informatica
8 12 (1.18%) Sybase
8 12 (1.18%) SAP
8 12 (1.18%) Avaloq
9 10 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.98%) CheckPoint
9 10 (0.98%) Red Hat
9 10 (0.98%) Siebel
9 10 (0.98%) Tableau
10 9 (0.88%) Telerik
10 9 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
10 9 (0.88%) Avaya
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum C£35k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £36000 per annum + Benefits + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago