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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 61 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 455 796 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.19% 6.80% 6.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.04% 14.66% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 394 715 715
Average salary £55,000 £55,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £96,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
4531 5429 5256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.77% 46.35% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4621 4758
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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.

1 938 (78.96%) Degree
2 526 (44.28%) Finance
3 397 (33.42%) Java
4 376 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
5 334 (28.11%) SQL
6 248 (20.88%) JavaScript
7 245 (20.62%) C#
8 224 (18.86%) .NET
9 210 (17.68%) C++
10 209 (17.59%) Linux
11 207 (17.42%) SQL Server
12 203 (17.09%) OO
13 201 (16.92%) Mathematics
14 190 (15.99%) Microsoft
15 182 (15.32%) Python
16 173 (14.56%) UNIX
16 173 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
17 172 (14.48%) Windows
18 154 (12.96%) TDD
19 150 (12.63%) HTML
20 146 (12.29%) Banking
21 145 (12.21%) QA
22 138 (11.62%) Software Engineering
23 134 (11.28%) CSS
24 120 (10.10%) ASP.NET
24 120 (10.10%) MVC
25 116 (9.76%) Front Office
26 115 (9.68%) Scrum
26 115 (9.68%) jQuery
27 108 (9.09%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 47 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 36 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 33 (2.78%) CMS
4 25 (2.10%) SAS
5 21 (1.77%) IIS
6 19 (1.60%) Node.js
7 16 (1.35%) Apache Pig
7 16 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (1.35%) Drupal
8 15 (1.26%) Apache
9 12 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.67%) JBoss
11 6 (0.51%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.42%) Mule
12 5 (0.42%) WordPress
12 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 103 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.96%) MS Office
3 14 (1.18%) SPSS
4 11 (0.93%) CPLEX
5 9 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.34%) MS Project
8 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.084%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.084%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.084%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (0.51%) osCommerce
2 5 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.34%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.084%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.084%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.084%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.084%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.084%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.85%) SaaS
2 13 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.01%) GitHub
4 11 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.34%) Joyent
6 3 (0.25%) Office 365
6 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.17%) Force.com
7 2 (0.17%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.084%) Route 53
8 1 (0.084%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.56%) Internet
2 49 (4.12%) Firewall
3 35 (2.95%) Intranet
4 28 (2.36%) VPN
5 25 (2.10%) LAN
6 24 (2.02%) WAN
7 23 (1.94%) VoIP
7 23 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 21 (1.77%) Network Security
9 17 (1.43%) DNS
10 15 (1.26%) DHCP
10 15 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.01%) DMZ
11 12 (1.01%) HTTP
12 9 (0.76%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.67%) SAN
14 7 (0.59%) SSL
15 5 (0.42%) SSH
15 5 (0.42%) Wireless
15 5 (0.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.66%) Big Data
3 77 (6.48%) MySQL
4 76 (6.40%) Hadoop
5 65 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 60 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 55 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (3.62%) MongoDB
10 41 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 33 (2.78%) NoSQL
13 32 (2.69%) Oracle Database
14 30 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
17 21 (1.77%) Data Mining
18 20 (1.68%) RDBMS
19 17 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (6.23%) Git (software)
2 69 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.78%) Selenium
4 32 (2.69%) Jenkins
5 31 (2.61%) Subversion
6 29 (2.44%) JIRA
7 27 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (1.94%) Maven
9 16 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 15 (1.26%) Jasmine
10 15 (1.26%) JUnit
11 12 (1.01%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.01%) WebDriver
12 10 (0.84%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.84%) Bugzilla
13 8 (0.67%) Xcode
13 8 (0.67%) CruiseControl
13 8 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (0.67%) Hudson
14 7 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 526 (44.28%) Finance
2 146 (12.29%) Banking
3 116 (9.76%) Front Office
4 73 (6.14%) Investment Banking
5 50 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 39 (3.28%) Marketing
7 38 (3.20%) Financial Institution
8 35 (2.95%) Advertising
9 34 (2.86%) Retail
10 28 (2.36%) Back Office
11 27 (2.27%) Games
12 16 (1.35%) Legal
13 14 (1.18%) iGaming
14 13 (1.09%) Billing
15 11 (0.93%) Law
16 6 (0.51%) Electronics
16 6 (0.51%) Publishing
17 5 (0.42%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 570 (47.98%) Developer
2 180 (15.15%) Analyst
3 120 (10.10%) Java Developer
4 86 (7.24%) Senior Developer
5 78 (6.57%) Junior
6 72 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 64 (5.39%) C# Developer
8 51 (4.29%) Consultant
9 49 (4.12%) Graduate
10 48 (4.04%) Python Developer
11 47 (3.96%) C++ Developer
12 46 (3.87%) Architect
13 45 (3.79%) Web Developer
14 41 (3.45%) Support Analyst
15 39 (3.28%) Data Scientist
16 38 (3.20%) Software Engineer
17 37 (3.11%) Business Analyst
18 34 (2.86%) Junior Developer
18 34 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
19 33 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (18.86%) .NET
2 150 (12.63%) HTML
3 134 (11.28%) CSS
4 120 (10.10%) ASP.NET
5 115 (9.68%) jQuery
6 108 (9.09%) Web Services
7 106 (8.92%) Spring
8 91 (7.66%) XML
9 70 (5.89%) Hibernate
10 66 (5.56%) REST
11 58 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (4.63%) WCF
13 52 (4.38%) Ajax
14 51 (4.29%) HTML5
15 49 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 42 (3.54%) WPF
17 40 (3.37%) AngularJS
18 36 (3.03%) SOAP
19 33 (2.78%) JSON
19 33 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 201 (16.92%) Mathematics
2 173 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (8.75%) Algorithms
4 92 (7.74%) Physics
5 84 (7.07%) Hedge funds
6 73 (6.14%) Management Information System
7 70 (5.89%) Open Source
8 56 (4.71%) Derivative
8 56 (4.71%) Data Structures
9 52 (4.38%) User Experience
10 45 (3.79%) Client/Server
11 38 (3.20%) Mobile App
12 34 (2.86%) Statistics
13 33 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (2.53%) Economics
15 28 (2.36%) Visualisation
16 27 (2.27%) Equities
17 22 (1.85%) iPhone
18 21 (1.77%) Fixed Income
18 21 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 209 (17.59%) Linux
2 173 (14.56%) UNIX
3 172 (14.48%) Windows
4 49 (4.12%) Android
5 40 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 32 (2.69%) Solaris
7 19 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.84%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.59%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.42%) CentOS
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.17%) HPUX
15 1 (0.084%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.084%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (17.09%) OO
3 154 (12.96%) TDD
4 138 (11.62%) Software Engineering
5 120 (10.10%) MVC
6 115 (9.68%) Scrum
7 94 (7.91%) Analytics
8 90 (7.58%) SOA
9 89 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (6.82%) Project Management
11 79 (6.65%) OOP
12 75 (6.31%) Web Development
13 60 (5.05%) Unit Testing
14 59 (4.97%) Multithreading
15 56 (4.71%) Mentoring
16 50 (4.21%) Low Latency
17 46 (3.87%) Information Security
17 46 (3.87%) Asset Management
18 45 (3.79%) Data Modelling
18 45 (3.79%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 397 (33.42%) Java
2 334 (28.11%) SQL
3 248 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 245 (20.62%) C#
5 210 (17.68%) C++
6 182 (15.32%) Python
7 74 (6.23%) Perl
8 71 (5.98%) PHP
9 53 (4.46%) Scala
10 51 (4.29%) C
11 49 (4.12%) T-SQL
12 40 (3.37%) Ruby
12 40 (3.37%) R
13 38 (3.20%) VBA
14 32 (2.69%) VB
15 29 (2.44%) MATLAB
16 26 (2.19%) PL/SQL
16 26 (2.19%) Bash Shell
17 24 (2.02%) Shell Script
18 21 (1.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 938 (78.96%) Degree
2 52 (4.38%) PhD
3 38 (3.20%) CISSP
4 29 (2.44%) CISA
5 27 (2.27%) CISM
6 24 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (1.77%) ISEB
9 19 (1.60%) MBA
10 15 (1.26%) Security Cleared
11 11 (0.93%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.93%) MCSE
11 11 (0.93%) CCSP
12 7 (0.59%) CCNA
12 7 (0.59%) CCIE
12 7 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 6 (0.51%) MCSA
13 6 (0.51%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.51%) CEH
13 6 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (12.21%) QA
2 12 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.42%) COBIT
4 5 (0.42%) JSP 440
4 5 (0.42%) SLA
5 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.084%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.084%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.084%) Val IT
System Software
1 56 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.84%) NFS
4 8 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (0.51%) KVM
6 5 (0.42%) Varnish
6 5 (0.42%) Xen
6 5 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.17%) HDFS
9 2 (0.17%) Snort
9 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.084%) Nmap
10 1 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.01%) Puppet
2 10 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 9 (0.76%) SCCM
4 8 (0.67%) Nagios
5 6 (0.51%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.51%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.34%) Munin
7 4 (0.34%) Sysprep
8 3 (0.25%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.17%) Control-M
9 2 (0.17%) Cacti
9 2 (0.17%) yum
9 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.17%) AppDNA
9 2 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 190 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 99 (8.33%) Oracle
3 50 (4.21%) VMware
4 32 (2.69%) EPiServer
5 30 (2.53%) Cisco
6 25 (2.10%) Google
7 18 (1.52%) Business Objects
7 18 (1.52%) Citrix
8 17 (1.43%) Zend
9 16 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.26%) Sybase
10 15 (1.26%) Sun
11 13 (1.09%) HP
11 13 (1.09%) IBM
11 13 (1.09%) Informatica
12 12 (1.01%) Juniper
12 12 (1.01%) Telerik
12 12 (1.01%) Tableau
13 11 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.93%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension, Health & package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £91000 - £95000 per annum + housing, Healthcare, Car
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + car, bonus, housing allowence
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago