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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / City of London
Rank 30 30 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 355 415 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.09% 6.42% 4.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.06% 13.43% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 332 360 358
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £90,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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
2524 3091 4575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.39% 47.85% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2719 3936
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 580 (78.59%) Degree
2 307 (41.60%) Finance
3 260 (35.23%) Java
4 218 (29.54%) SQL
5 186 (25.20%) Python
6 162 (21.95%) JavaScript
7 160 (21.68%) Mathematics
8 143 (19.38%) C#
9 140 (18.97%) Linux
10 128 (17.34%) Banking
11 126 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 124 (16.80%) SQL Server
13 120 (16.26%) HTML
14 117 (15.85%) C++
15 109 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
16 103 (13.96%) CSS
17 102 (13.82%) Windows
18 90 (12.20%) PhD
18 90 (12.20%) Software Engineering
18 90 (12.20%) Analytics
19 87 (11.79%) Unix
20 84 (11.38%) AngularJS
21 82 (11.11%) .NET
22 79 (10.70%) OO
22 79 (10.70%) Front Office
23 77 (10.43%) Big Data
24 76 (10.30%) Oracle
24 76 (10.30%) Web Development
25 72 (9.76%) Algorithms
25 72 (9.76%) Mentoring

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (3.66%) Jetty
2 25 (3.39%) Apache Spark
3 23 (3.12%) Apache
4 14 (1.90%) CMS
5 11 (1.49%) SAS
6 9 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.81%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.68%) Drupal
9 4 (0.54%) IIS
9 4 (0.54%) IPython
9 4 (0.54%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.41%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.41%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.27%) Confluence
11 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.76%) MS Office
4 11 (1.49%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.41%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.27%) MS Project
7 2 (0.27%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Oracle AML
2 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.27%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (0.27%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.20%) SaaS
3 23 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (2.98%) GitHub
5 12 (1.63%) Yammer
6 8 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.54%) Office 365
8 4 (0.54%) PaaS
9 2 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.27%) Heroku
9 2 (0.27%) Slack
10 1 (0.14%) AdWords
10 1 (0.14%) Akamai
10 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.14%) Google Play
10 1 (0.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.88%) Firewall
2 23 (3.12%) Internet
3 19 (2.57%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.17%) Wireless
5 15 (2.03%) Network Security
6 13 (1.76%) DNS
6 13 (1.76%) VPN
6 13 (1.76%) WAN
7 11 (1.49%) MPLS
8 10 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.08%) BGP
9 8 (1.08%) FTP
9 8 (1.08%) LAN
10 7 (0.95%) DHCP
10 7 (0.95%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (0.95%) LDAP
10 7 (0.95%) OSPF
10 7 (0.95%) SSL
11 5 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 77 (10.43%) Big Data
3 52 (7.05%) NoSQL
4 44 (5.96%) Hadoop
5 36 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.47%) MongoDB
7 29 (3.93%) MySQL
8 25 (3.39%) Data Mining
9 15 (2.03%) Apache Hive
10 14 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.22%) HAWQ
12 9 (1.22%) Sqoop
13 8 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.81%) KDB
15 6 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (6.23%) Git (software)
2 41 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 30 (4.07%) Maven
4 26 (3.52%) JUnit
5 18 (2.44%) JIRA
5 18 (2.44%) Subversion
6 12 (1.63%) TeamCity
6 12 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.49%) Gatling
7 11 (1.49%) JMeter
8 10 (1.36%) Plastic SCM
9 9 (1.22%) Firebug
9 9 (1.22%) Mercurial
9 9 (1.22%) Selenium
10 8 (1.08%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.95%) Ant
11 7 (0.95%) IntelliJ
11 7 (0.95%) Mockito
11 7 (0.95%) NetBeans
General
1 307 (41.60%) Finance
2 128 (17.34%) Banking
3 79 (10.70%) Front Office
4 66 (8.94%) Advertising
5 50 (6.78%) Marketing
6 29 (3.93%) Back Office
7 19 (2.57%) Games
7 19 (2.57%) Publishing
8 16 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 15 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.49%) Retail
11 10 (1.36%) Legal
12 8 (1.08%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.81%) Law
14 4 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.41%) German Language
15 3 (0.41%) Prime Brokerage
16 2 (0.27%) French Language
16 2 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
16 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 366 (49.59%) Developer
2 152 (20.60%) Java Developer
3 65 (8.81%) Architect
4 64 (8.67%) Analyst
5 57 (7.72%) C# Developer
5 57 (7.72%) Junior
6 55 (7.45%) Senior Developer
7 47 (6.37%) Junior Developer
8 45 (6.10%) Graduate
9 42 (5.69%) Python Developer
10 41 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
11 37 (5.01%) Consultant
12 34 (4.61%) C++ Developer
13 33 (4.47%) Data Scientist
14 31 (4.20%) .NET Developer
14 31 (4.20%) SQL Developer
15 30 (4.07%) Junior Java Developer
16 27 (3.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 27 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
16 27 (3.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (16.26%) HTML
2 103 (13.96%) CSS
3 84 (11.38%) AngularJS
4 82 (11.11%) .NET
5 66 (8.94%) HTML5
6 57 (7.72%) jQuery
7 46 (6.23%) ASP.NET
7 46 (6.23%) Hibernate
8 37 (5.01%) CSS3
9 29 (3.93%) Guice
9 29 (3.93%) Spring
10 28 (3.79%) Apache CXF
10 28 (3.79%) Guava
10 28 (3.79%) JPA
11 27 (3.66%) Apache Camel
11 27 (3.66%) JSON
12 26 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (3.52%) Web Services
12 26 (3.52%) XML
13 25 (3.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 160 (21.68%) Mathematics
2 109 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 57 (7.72%) Hedge funds
4 57 (7.72%) Statistics
5 54 (7.32%) Fintech
6 52 (7.05%) Physics
7 39 (5.28%) Management Information System
8 38 (5.15%) Visualisation
9 36 (4.88%) User Experience
10 30 (4.07%) Derivative
11 28 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 27 (3.66%) Artificial Intelligence
13 24 (3.25%) Equities
14 16 (2.17%) Fixed Income
15 15 (2.03%) Data Centre
15 15 (2.03%) OTC Derivatives
16 14 (1.90%) Economics
17 13 (1.76%) Credit Risk
18 11 (1.49%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 140 (18.97%) Linux
2 102 (13.82%) Windows
3 87 (11.79%) Unix
4 22 (2.98%) Android
5 19 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.68%) CentOS
11 4 (0.54%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.27%) VMS
14 1 (0.14%) Solaris
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (12.20%) Analytics
2 90 (12.20%) Software Engineering
3 79 (10.70%) OO
4 76 (10.30%) Web Development
5 72 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 68 (9.21%) TDD
7 63 (8.54%) Multithreading
8 60 (8.13%) Machine Learning
9 56 (7.59%) Information Security
10 40 (5.42%) OOP
11 39 (5.28%) Front End Development
11 39 (5.28%) MVC
12 35 (4.74%) Low Latency
12 35 (4.74%) Project Management
13 34 (4.61%) Enterprise Architecture
13 34 (4.61%) Open Source
13 34 (4.61%) Scrum
14 33 (4.47%) Data Analytics
15 29 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 260 (35.23%) Java
2 218 (29.54%) SQL
3 186 (25.20%) Python
4 162 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 143 (19.38%) C#
6 117 (15.85%) C++
7 69 (9.35%) Scala
8 47 (6.37%) C
9 38 (5.15%) PHP
10 35 (4.74%) Ruby
11 27 (3.66%) Perl
12 21 (2.85%) Bash Shell
12 21 (2.85%) R
13 19 (2.57%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.49%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.22%) Haskell
16 9 (1.22%) VB
17 8 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 580 (78.59%) Degree
2 90 (12.20%) PhD
3 51 (6.91%) Postgraduate
4 22 (2.98%) CISSP
5 19 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (2.03%) CCNP
6 15 (2.03%) CISM
6 15 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.36%) CCNA
8 8 (1.08%) CEH
8 8 (1.08%) CRISC
8 8 (1.08%) SANS
9 6 (0.81%) GIAC
9 6 (0.81%) MCSE
10 5 (0.68%) CCSP
11 4 (0.54%) CSSLP
12 3 (0.41%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.41%) MCP
12 3 (0.41%) MCSA
12 3 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.52%) QA
2 10 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.81%) COBIT
4 6 (0.81%) SLA
5 4 (0.54%) ISO27005
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) FATCA
6 2 (0.27%) IAS 39
6 2 (0.27%) JTAG
6 2 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) GCP
7 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 31 (4.20%) Docker
2 25 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.63%) HDFS
4 10 (1.36%) Apache Flume
4 10 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.68%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) Snort
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (3.25%) Puppet
3 16 (2.17%) Ansible
4 6 (0.81%) Control-M
5 4 (0.54%) CSIRT
5 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.54%) Nessus
6 3 (0.41%) Graphite
6 3 (0.41%) Nagios
6 3 (0.41%) SCCM
7 2 (0.27%) QRadar
7 2 (0.27%) Salt
7 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.27%) WSUS
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.14%) Mesos
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) yum
Vendors
1 76 (10.30%) Oracle
2 56 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 22 (2.98%) Sybase
4 21 (2.85%) Cisco
4 21 (2.85%) VMware
5 16 (2.17%) Apple
6 14 (1.90%) Adobe
7 11 (1.49%) Citrix
7 11 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.36%) Google
8 10 (1.36%) Palo Alto
9 8 (1.08%) Tableau
9 8 (1.08%) TIBCO
10 7 (0.95%) SAP
10 7 (0.95%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.95%) Zend
11 6 (0.81%) Avaya
12 5 (0.68%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.68%) New Relic
13 4 (0.54%) ServiceNow
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 50 minutes ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
City, London
JS Agency
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £34000 - £34001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ingenio
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (Flexible depending on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55,000-£60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago