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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / City of London
Rank 30 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 361 451 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.19% 6.62% 4.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.01% 14.84% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 334 365 399
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
2405 3039 4459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.89% 44.58% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2632 3714
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £87,500
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 28 February 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 28 February 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.

1 587 (79.32%) Degree
2 297 (40.14%) Finance
3 260 (35.14%) Java
4 232 (31.35%) SQL
5 181 (24.46%) JavaScript
6 178 (24.05%) Python
7 174 (23.51%) Mathematics
8 158 (21.35%) C#
9 143 (19.32%) SQL Server
10 140 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
11 136 (18.38%) Banking
12 125 (16.89%) Linux
13 124 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
14 113 (15.27%) PhD
15 107 (14.46%) HTML
16 105 (14.19%) C++
17 98 (13.24%) Windows
18 97 (13.11%) Mentoring
19 96 (12.97%) CSS
20 94 (12.70%) AngularJS
21 93 (12.57%) Advertising
22 91 (12.30%) Big Data
22 91 (12.30%) Analytics
23 89 (12.03%) .NET
24 85 (11.49%) Software Engineering
25 75 (10.14%) Front Office
25 75 (10.14%) Web Development
26 69 (9.32%) Postgraduate
26 69 (9.32%) Microsoft
27 67 (9.05%) Oracle

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 29 (3.92%) Apache
2 28 (3.78%) Jetty
3 27 (3.65%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.30%) CMS
5 11 (1.49%) SAS
5 11 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.08%) IIS
8 7 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.81%) Drupal
9 6 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.81%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.41%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.41%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.27%) Confluence
12 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.03%) MS Office
3 6 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.81%) SPSS
4 5 (0.68%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Gephi
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.41%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
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%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.81%) SaaS
2 37 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (2.70%) GitHub
5 16 (2.16%) Yammer
6 9 (1.22%) Office 365
7 7 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.41%) Boomi
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.27%) Force.com
9 2 (0.27%) Heroku
9 2 (0.27%) PaaS
9 2 (0.27%) Slack
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) Akamai
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.08%) Firewall
2 21 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 20 (2.70%) Internet
4 19 (2.57%) VPN
5 17 (2.30%) Wireless
6 16 (2.16%) DNS
7 14 (1.89%) Network Security
8 13 (1.76%) WAN
9 11 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (1.49%) MPLS
10 10 (1.35%) FTP
11 8 (1.08%) BGP
11 8 (1.08%) LAN
11 8 (1.08%) LDAP
12 7 (0.95%) DHCP
12 7 (0.95%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.95%) OSPF
12 7 (0.95%) SSL
12 7 (0.95%) VoIP
13 6 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 91 (12.30%) Big Data
3 61 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 43 (5.81%) Hadoop
5 30 (4.05%) MongoDB
6 29 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 27 (3.65%) MySQL
8 23 (3.11%) Apache Hive
9 18 (2.43%) Data Mining
10 16 (2.16%) HAWQ
10 16 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (2.16%) Sqoop
11 14 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
14 8 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.95%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (5.14%) Jenkins
2 32 (4.32%) Git (software)
3 26 (3.51%) Maven
4 22 (2.97%) JUnit
5 20 (2.70%) JIRA
6 17 (2.30%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.62%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.62%) Gatling
7 12 (1.62%) JMeter
7 12 (1.62%) Subversion
7 12 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.49%) NUnit
9 10 (1.35%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.22%) Firebug
10 9 (1.22%) Selenium
11 7 (0.95%) Mockito
11 7 (0.95%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.81%) gulp
12 6 (0.81%) Plastic SCM
13 5 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 297 (40.14%) Finance
2 136 (18.38%) Banking
3 93 (12.57%) Advertising
4 75 (10.14%) Front Office
5 48 (6.49%) Marketing
6 34 (4.59%) Back Office
7 22 (2.97%) Publishing
8 15 (2.03%) Games
9 14 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.76%) Retail
11 12 (1.62%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.22%) Legal
13 6 (0.81%) Law
13 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.68%) German Language
15 3 (0.41%) Electronics
15 3 (0.41%) Prime Brokerage
16 2 (0.27%) Automotive
16 2 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 337 (45.54%) Developer
2 146 (19.73%) Java Developer
3 93 (12.57%) Architect
4 59 (7.97%) Analyst
5 58 (7.84%) C# Developer
5 58 (7.84%) Junior
6 56 (7.57%) Enterprise Architect
7 55 (7.43%) Senior Developer
8 46 (6.22%) Graduate
8 46 (6.22%) Junior Developer
9 34 (4.59%) C++ Developer
10 33 (4.46%) SQL Developer
11 31 (4.19%) Junior Java Developer
12 30 (4.05%) Consultant
13 29 (3.92%) Python Developer
13 29 (3.92%) Software Engineer
14 28 (3.78%) Data Scientist
14 28 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
15 26 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 26 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (14.46%) HTML
2 96 (12.97%) CSS
3 94 (12.70%) AngularJS
4 89 (12.03%) .NET
5 61 (8.24%) jQuery
6 54 (7.30%) HTML5
7 52 (7.03%) ASP.NET
8 45 (6.08%) Hibernate
9 43 (5.81%) Web Services
10 39 (5.27%) WPF
10 39 (5.27%) XML
11 33 (4.46%) Spring
12 30 (4.05%) Guice
13 29 (3.92%) Apache CXF
13 29 (3.92%) Guava
13 29 (3.92%) JPA
13 29 (3.92%) JSON
14 28 (3.78%) Apache Camel
14 28 (3.78%) WCF
15 24 (3.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 140 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (8.78%) Algorithms
3 64 (8.65%) Fintech
4 40 (5.41%) Hedge funds
5 38 (5.14%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (2.84%) Derivative
7 21 (2.84%) User Experience
8 15 (2.03%) Credit Risk
9 13 (1.76%) Equities
9 13 (1.76%) OTC Derivatives
10 12 (1.62%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.49%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.49%) Fixed Income
12 10 (1.35%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.35%) N-Tier
13 9 (1.22%) Social Media
14 8 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 125 (16.89%) Linux
2 98 (13.24%) Windows
3 62 (8.38%) Unix
4 19 (2.57%) Android
4 19 (2.57%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.68%) CentOS
10 5 (0.68%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.27%) Solaris
12 2 (0.27%) VMS
13 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (23.51%) Mathematics
2 124 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (13.11%) Mentoring
4 91 (12.30%) Analytics
5 85 (11.49%) Software Engineering
6 75 (10.14%) Web Development
7 65 (8.78%) OO
8 64 (8.65%) TDD
9 62 (8.38%) Information Security
9 62 (8.38%) Multithreading
10 58 (7.84%) Machine Learning
11 56 (7.57%) Physics
12 52 (7.03%) Statistics
13 45 (6.08%) Enterprise Architecture
14 43 (5.81%) MVC
15 42 (5.68%) Low Latency
16 40 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (5.41%) OOP
16 40 (5.41%) Visualisation
17 39 (5.27%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 260 (35.14%) Java
2 232 (31.35%) SQL
3 181 (24.46%) JavaScript
4 178 (24.05%) Python
5 158 (21.35%) C#
6 105 (14.19%) C++
7 67 (9.05%) Scala
8 44 (5.95%) PHP
9 40 (5.41%) C
10 33 (4.46%) R
11 31 (4.19%) Ruby
12 29 (3.92%) Perl
13 24 (3.24%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.43%) Bash Shell
15 15 (2.03%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.49%) VBA
17 9 (1.22%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.22%) PHP 5
17 9 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 587 (79.32%) Degree
2 113 (15.27%) PhD
3 69 (9.32%) Postgraduate
4 23 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (2.57%) CISM
5 19 (2.57%) CISSP
6 17 (2.30%) CCNP
7 12 (1.62%) CCNA
8 8 (1.08%) SANS
9 7 (0.95%) CISA
9 7 (0.95%) GIAC
9 7 (0.95%) MCTS
10 6 (0.81%) MCPD
11 5 (0.68%) CCSP
11 5 (0.68%) MCP
12 4 (0.54%) CRISC
12 4 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.54%) MCSE
12 4 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.78%) QA
2 15 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.95%) SLA
6 3 (0.41%) COBIT
6 3 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.41%) PMO
7 2 (0.27%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.27%) IFRS
7 2 (0.27%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.27%) ISO27005
7 2 (0.27%) JTAG
8 1 (0.14%) COREP
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) GCP
8 1 (0.14%) SDET
System Software
1 29 (3.92%) Docker
2 22 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.57%) HDFS
4 17 (2.30%) Apache Flume
5 12 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.08%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.68%) Firmware
8 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.14%) NFS
9 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (2.84%) Puppet
3 10 (1.35%) Ansible
4 8 (1.08%) Nessus
5 6 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.68%) SCCM
7 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.41%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.41%) CSIRT
8 3 (0.41%) Graphite
8 3 (0.41%) Nagios
9 2 (0.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (0.27%) Nmap
9 2 (0.27%) QRadar
9 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.27%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) Consul
10 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.14%) SCOM
10 1 (0.14%) yum
Vendors
1 69 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 67 (9.05%) Oracle
3 23 (3.11%) VMware
4 22 (2.97%) Cisco
5 16 (2.16%) Apple
6 15 (2.03%) Sybase
7 13 (1.76%) Google
8 11 (1.49%) Palo Alto
8 11 (1.49%) Zend
9 10 (1.35%) Citrix
9 10 (1.35%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.35%) TIBCO
10 9 (1.22%) CheckPoint
10 9 (1.22%) Tableau
11 7 (0.95%) Adobe
11 7 (0.95%) BEA
11 7 (0.95%) New Relic
11 7 (0.95%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.81%) SAP
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock options
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 45,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £56,300 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Equity, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: Yesterday