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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 761 695 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.50% 5.79% 5.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.72% 13.93% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 655 657 629
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4295 4988 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.69% 41.53% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3580 4374 4918
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, 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 1224 (80.16%) Degree
2 686 (44.92%) Finance
3 537 (35.17%) Java
4 382 (25.02%) SQL
5 310 (20.30%) C#
6 305 (19.97%) JavaScript
7 302 (19.78%) OO
8 288 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
9 276 (18.07%) SQL Server
10 275 (18.01%) Linux
11 268 (17.55%) HTML
12 251 (16.44%) Mathematics
13 250 (16.37%) Microsoft
14 246 (16.11%) .NET
15 233 (15.26%) C++
16 224 (14.67%) Windows
17 211 (13.82%) UNIX
18 207 (13.56%) CSS
19 203 (13.29%) Banking
20 188 (12.31%) Python
21 179 (11.72%) QA
22 161 (10.54%) TDD
23 157 (10.28%) Front Office
24 156 (10.22%) Software Engineering
25 152 (9.95%) Physics
26 144 (9.43%) MVC
27 140 (9.17%) XML
28 139 (9.10%) ASP.NET
29 138 (9.04%) Scrum
29 138 (9.04%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 34 (2.23%) MS Exchange
1 34 (2.23%) CMS
2 32 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.10%) IIS
3 30 (1.96%) SAS
4 27 (1.77%) Node.js
5 21 (1.38%) Apache
5 21 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 16 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (0.79%) Apache Pig
8 11 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.52%) Drupal
11 7 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.39%) Jetty
13 5 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.33%) Commerce Server
13 5 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (0.33%) LiveLink
13 5 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 131 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.54%) MS Office
3 10 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.52%) MS Project
6 7 (0.46%) CPLEX
6 7 (0.46%) SPSS
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.065%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.065%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.065%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.065%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.065%) Vensim
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (0.46%) Magento
2 6 (0.39%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.20%) TrackWise
4 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.13%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.13%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.065%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.065%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.96%) SaaS
2 11 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.20%) Office 365
5 3 (0.20%) Joyent
5 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.065%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.065%) GitHub
7 1 (0.065%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.065%) PaaS
7 1 (0.065%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.065%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 77 (5.04%) Internet
2 40 (2.62%) Firewall
2 40 (2.62%) LAN
3 38 (2.49%) Intranet
4 37 (2.42%) WAN
5 32 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 28 (1.83%) VPN
7 24 (1.57%) DNS
7 24 (1.57%) Network Security
8 20 (1.31%) DHCP
9 18 (1.18%) HTTP
10 13 (0.85%) SAN
11 11 (0.72%) Wireless
11 11 (0.72%) FTP
12 10 (0.65%) iSCSI
13 9 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.46%) Wireshark
14 7 (0.46%) VoIP
14 7 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (0.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 98 (6.42%) Big Data
3 97 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 95 (6.22%) Relational Database
5 73 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 71 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 58 (3.80%) MySQL
9 53 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 50 (3.27%) Oracle Database
11 47 (3.08%) MongoDB
12 39 (2.55%) Mahout
13 34 (2.23%) NoSQL
13 34 (2.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 30 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
15 23 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 21 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 114 (7.47%) Git (software)
2 80 (5.24%) Visual Studio
3 42 (2.75%) Selenium
4 38 (2.49%) Subversion
5 37 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 33 (2.16%) JIRA
7 29 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.44%) JUnit
9 20 (1.31%) Maven
10 18 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
11 15 (0.98%) WebDriver
12 12 (0.79%) Cucumber
13 10 (0.65%) Hudson
13 10 (0.65%) WATIR
14 9 (0.59%) Jasmine
15 8 (0.52%) Xcode
16 7 (0.46%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.46%) Metasploit
16 7 (0.46%) GCC
16 7 (0.46%) GDB
General
1 686 (44.92%) Finance
2 203 (13.29%) Banking
3 157 (10.28%) Front Office
4 94 (6.16%) Investment Banking
5 69 (4.52%) Financial Institution
6 65 (4.26%) Marketing
7 57 (3.73%) Retail
8 52 (3.41%) Advertising
9 37 (2.42%) Telecoms
10 31 (2.03%) Games
11 16 (1.05%) Legal
12 15 (0.98%) Back Office
13 11 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.72%) Publishing
14 10 (0.65%) Billing
14 10 (0.65%) Electronics
15 6 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.26%) Law
16 4 (0.26%) International Banking
17 3 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 680 (44.53%) Developer
2 220 (14.41%) Analyst
3 157 (10.28%) Java Developer
4 103 (6.75%) Senior Developer
5 97 (6.35%) Junior
6 96 (6.29%) C# Developer
7 84 (5.50%) Graduate
8 75 (4.91%) .NET Developer
9 72 (4.72%) Business Analyst
10 62 (4.06%) Data Scientist
11 60 (3.93%) Architect
12 55 (3.60%) C++ Developer
13 54 (3.54%) Consultant
14 49 (3.21%) Software Engineer
15 48 (3.14%) Web Developer
16 47 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
17 42 (2.75%) Programmer
18 40 (2.62%) Software Developer
18 40 (2.62%) Junior Developer
18 40 (2.62%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (17.55%) HTML
2 246 (16.11%) .NET
3 207 (13.56%) CSS
4 140 (9.17%) XML
5 139 (9.10%) ASP.NET
6 138 (9.04%) jQuery
7 111 (7.27%) Web Services
8 98 (6.42%) Spring
9 89 (5.83%) HTML5
10 83 (5.44%) REST
11 74 (4.85%) WCF
12 67 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 65 (4.26%) WPF
14 53 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 52 (3.41%) .NET Framework
16 51 (3.34%) Hibernate
17 50 (3.27%) Ajax
18 46 (3.01%) JSON
19 45 (2.95%) AngularJS
20 40 (2.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 251 (16.44%) Mathematics
2 152 (9.95%) Physics
3 117 (7.66%) Hedge funds
4 92 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 73 (4.78%) Open Source
6 66 (4.32%) Equities
6 66 (4.32%) Derivative
7 64 (4.19%) Mobile App
8 52 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 48 (3.14%) Client/Server
10 45 (2.95%) Statistics
11 36 (2.36%) Economics
12 34 (2.23%) Visualisation
13 32 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (1.64%) iPhone
15 24 (1.57%) Fixed Income
16 23 (1.51%) Augmented Reality
17 22 (1.44%) N-Tier
18 17 (1.11%) Blackberry
18 17 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 275 (18.01%) Linux
2 224 (14.67%) Windows
3 211 (13.82%) UNIX
4 64 (4.19%) Apple iOS
5 54 (3.54%) Android
6 39 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (2.10%) Solaris
8 24 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.92%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.65%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.39%) CentOS
14 5 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.26%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (19.78%) OO
2 288 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (10.54%) TDD
4 156 (10.22%) Software Engineering
5 144 (9.43%) MVC
6 138 (9.04%) Scrum
7 130 (8.51%) Analytics
8 126 (8.25%) Project Management
9 102 (6.68%) OOP
10 93 (6.09%) Multithreading
11 84 (5.50%) SOA
12 81 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
13 80 (5.24%) E-Commerce
14 76 (4.98%) Web Development
15 68 (4.45%) Data Modelling
15 68 (4.45%) Asset Management
15 68 (4.45%) MapReduce
16 67 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
17 64 (4.19%) Low Latency
18 54 (3.54%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 537 (35.17%) Java
2 382 (25.02%) SQL
3 310 (20.30%) C#
4 305 (19.97%) JavaScript
5 233 (15.26%) C++
6 188 (12.31%) Python
7 106 (6.94%) Perl
8 100 (6.55%) Scala
9 93 (6.09%) C
10 78 (5.11%) PHP
11 66 (4.32%) R
12 59 (3.86%) VB
13 58 (3.80%) PowerShell
14 53 (3.47%) T-SQL
15 49 (3.21%) MATLAB
16 46 (3.01%) VBScript
17 44 (2.88%) Ruby
18 42 (2.75%) Objective-C
19 38 (2.49%) VBA
20 32 (2.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1224 (80.16%) Degree
2 83 (5.44%) PhD
3 81 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (2.75%) ISEB
5 36 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (1.90%) CISA
7 28 (1.83%) MCSD
8 24 (1.57%) MCAD
8 24 (1.57%) CCNP
8 24 (1.57%) CCNA
9 23 (1.51%) CISSP
10 21 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 16 (1.05%) Security Cleared
12 12 (0.79%) MCSE
13 9 (0.59%) ISTQB
14 8 (0.52%) MBA
14 8 (0.52%) APMP
15 7 (0.46%) GPEN
15 7 (0.46%) OSCP
15 7 (0.46%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (11.72%) QA
2 13 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.59%) SLA
5 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) COBIT
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.065%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.065%) MiFID
7 1 (0.065%) EMIR
7 1 (0.065%) Solvency II
System Software
1 54 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 33 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (0.46%) Nmap
5 6 (0.39%) NFS
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.33%) XenServer
7 3 (0.20%) OpenSSH
7 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.20%) KVM
7 3 (0.20%) Varnish
7 3 (0.20%) Xen
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.13%) vSphere
9 1 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.065%) vCloud
9 1 (0.065%) Samba
9 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (0.85%) Puppet
2 9 (0.59%) Nagios
3 7 (0.46%) SCCM
3 7 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.33%) Dollar Universe
5 5 (0.33%) Cacti
5 5 (0.33%) OpenSSO
5 5 (0.33%) CA SiteMinder
5 5 (0.33%) SmokePing
6 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.26%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.20%) Munin
8 2 (0.13%) Sysprep
8 2 (0.13%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.065%) logstash
Vendors
1 250 (16.37%) Microsoft
2 137 (8.97%) Oracle
3 55 (3.60%) VMware
4 52 (3.41%) IBM
5 40 (2.62%) EPiServer
6 37 (2.42%) HP
7 33 (2.16%) Adobe
8 31 (2.03%) Tableau
9 30 (1.96%) Cisco
10 29 (1.90%) Citrix
11 24 (1.57%) Business Objects
11 24 (1.57%) Google
12 23 (1.51%) Teradata
13 22 (1.44%) Sybase
13 22 (1.44%) Red Hat
14 19 (1.24%) Cognos
14 19 (1.24%) Zend
15 18 (1.18%) Talend
16 17 (1.11%) Bloomberg
17 15 (0.98%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 59 minutes ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus on offer
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £31000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday