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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 514 624 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.93% 5.55% 6.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.97% 11.79% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 445 533 664
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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 5292 4981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.18% 47.05% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 4360 4406
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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.

1 776 (81.09%) Degree
2 404 (42.22%) Finance
3 317 (33.12%) SQL
4 285 (29.78%) Java
5 260 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
6 181 (18.91%) C#
7 179 (18.70%) Mathematics
8 173 (18.08%) Windows
9 169 (17.66%) Linux
10 156 (16.30%) SQL Server
11 155 (16.20%) .NET
11 155 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
12 152 (15.88%) JavaScript
12 152 (15.88%) UNIX
13 147 (15.36%) Python
14 143 (14.94%) Microsoft
15 127 (13.27%) C++
15 127 (13.27%) HTML
15 127 (13.27%) Banking
16 118 (12.33%) TDD
17 112 (11.70%) MS Excel
18 111 (11.60%) Software Engineering
19 109 (11.39%) OO
20 108 (11.29%) Oracle
21 97 (10.14%) CSS
22 94 (9.82%) Analytics
23 89 (9.30%) Scrum
24 86 (8.99%) Web Services
24 86 (8.99%) MVC
25 84 (8.78%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 55 (5.75%) MS Exchange
2 45 (4.70%) SharePoint
3 26 (2.72%) IIS
4 20 (2.09%) Apache
5 17 (1.78%) SAS
5 17 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.46%) CMS
6 14 (1.46%) Node.js
7 12 (1.25%) Drupal
8 11 (1.15%) nginx
8 11 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (1.15%) Apache Pig
9 10 (1.04%) Umbraco
9 10 (1.04%) JBoss
10 9 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.73%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.63%) WordPress
12 6 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.63%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 112 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.60%) MS Office
3 15 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.25%) SPSS
5 3 (0.31%) MS Project
6 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.21%) CPLEX
7 1 (0.10%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.10%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.42%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.42%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.21%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.10%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.10%) Autonomy Scrittura
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) Summit
5 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.99%) SaaS
2 10 (1.04%) GitHub
3 9 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.94%) PaaS
4 7 (0.73%) IaaS
5 6 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.42%) Office 365
6 4 (0.42%) Route 53
7 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.10%) Force.com
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) Heroku
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.10%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.96%) Firewall
2 54 (5.64%) Internet
3 35 (3.66%) DNS
4 33 (3.45%) VPN
5 29 (3.03%) DHCP
6 25 (2.61%) VoIP
6 25 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 22 (2.30%) Network Security
8 21 (2.19%) WAN
9 19 (1.99%) LAN
10 16 (1.67%) HTTP
11 12 (1.25%) LDAP
11 12 (1.25%) DMZ
11 12 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (1.04%) SAN
12 10 (1.04%) Bluetooth
12 10 (1.04%) SMTP
13 9 (0.94%) iSCSI
13 9 (0.94%) IMAP
14 8 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 84 (8.78%) MySQL
3 77 (8.05%) Big Data
4 58 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 48 (5.02%) Relational Database
6 43 (4.49%) NoSQL
6 43 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 35 (3.66%) Oracle Database
8 27 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.61%) Data Mining
10 23 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (2.19%) QlikView
13 20 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.99%) Apache Hive
15 18 (1.88%) RDBMS
16 17 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (1.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 61 (6.37%) Git (software)
2 34 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 26 (2.72%) JIRA
4 25 (2.61%) Selenium
5 21 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 19 (1.99%) Maven
6 19 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (1.88%) Subversion
8 13 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.36%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.25%) Jasmine
10 11 (1.15%) Mercurial
10 11 (1.15%) Ant
11 10 (1.04%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.94%) JUnit
12 9 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
13 8 (0.84%) Gradle
14 7 (0.73%) MSBuild
General
1 404 (42.22%) Finance
2 127 (13.27%) Banking
3 76 (7.94%) Front Office
4 52 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 45 (4.70%) Investment Banking
6 44 (4.60%) Back Office
7 37 (3.87%) Marketing
8 27 (2.82%) Retail
9 24 (2.51%) Financial Institution
10 20 (2.09%) Advertising
11 19 (1.99%) Games
12 17 (1.78%) Legal
13 14 (1.46%) iGaming
14 12 (1.25%) Billing
15 8 (0.84%) German Language
15 8 (0.84%) Law
16 6 (0.63%) French Language
17 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.31%) Publishing
17 3 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 399 (41.69%) Developer
2 156 (16.30%) Analyst
3 74 (7.73%) Java Developer
4 64 (6.69%) Junior
5 58 (6.06%) Graduate
6 57 (5.96%) Senior Developer
7 52 (5.43%) Consultant
8 43 (4.49%) C# Developer
9 40 (4.18%) Support Analyst
9 40 (4.18%) Architect
10 32 (3.34%) .NET Developer
10 32 (3.34%) Junior Developer
10 32 (3.34%) IT Support
11 28 (2.93%) Administrator
11 28 (2.93%) Software Engineer
12 27 (2.82%) Software Developer
13 25 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
13 25 (2.61%) Programmer
13 25 (2.61%) iOS Developer
14 24 (2.51%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (16.20%) .NET
2 127 (13.27%) HTML
3 97 (10.14%) CSS
4 86 (8.99%) Web Services
5 75 (7.84%) ASP.NET
6 73 (7.63%) XML
7 61 (6.37%) jQuery
8 53 (5.54%) Spring
9 44 (4.60%) REST
10 42 (4.39%) HTML5
11 39 (4.08%) WCF
12 38 (3.97%) Ajax
12 38 (3.97%) AngularJS
13 32 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (3.24%) Hibernate
15 29 (3.03%) WPF
15 29 (3.03%) RESTful
16 28 (2.93%) CSS3
17 27 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
18 26 (2.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 179 (18.70%) Mathematics
2 155 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (7.94%) Hedge funds
4 66 (6.90%) Open Source
5 60 (6.27%) Management Information System
6 55 (5.75%) Physics
7 46 (4.81%) Data Structures
8 44 (4.60%) User Experience
9 43 (4.49%) Algorithms
10 40 (4.18%) Derivative
11 36 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 34 (3.55%) Equities
13 31 (3.24%) Visualisation
13 31 (3.24%) Mobile App
14 29 (3.03%) Statistics
15 28 (2.93%) Fixed Income
16 23 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
17 19 (1.99%) iPhone
18 17 (1.78%) Social Media
18 17 (1.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 173 (18.08%) Windows
2 169 (17.66%) Linux
3 152 (15.88%) UNIX
4 48 (5.02%) Android
4 48 (5.02%) Apple iOS
5 37 (3.87%) Solaris
6 28 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.73%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.52%) HPUX
13 4 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.21%) CentOS
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (12.33%) TDD
3 111 (11.60%) Software Engineering
4 109 (11.39%) OO
5 94 (9.82%) Analytics
6 89 (9.30%) Scrum
7 86 (8.99%) MVC
8 82 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (6.69%) Project Management
10 63 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 57 (5.96%) ITIL
12 52 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
13 51 (5.33%) Information Security
14 45 (4.70%) BDD
15 41 (4.28%) Mentoring
15 41 (4.28%) Multithreading
16 40 (4.18%) Web Development
17 37 (3.87%) Asset Management
17 37 (3.87%) SOA
18 36 (3.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 317 (33.12%) SQL
2 285 (29.78%) Java
3 181 (18.91%) C#
4 152 (15.88%) JavaScript
5 147 (15.36%) Python
6 127 (13.27%) C++
7 82 (8.57%) Perl
8 53 (5.54%) PHP
9 46 (4.81%) Scala
10 45 (4.70%) Ruby
11 39 (4.08%) T-SQL
12 38 (3.97%) VBA
13 36 (3.76%) PowerShell
14 34 (3.55%) Shell Script
15 33 (3.45%) C
15 33 (3.45%) Bash Shell
16 31 (3.24%) PL/SQL
17 28 (2.93%) Objective-C
17 28 (2.93%) R
18 19 (1.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 776 (81.09%) Degree
2 41 (4.28%) CISSP
3 37 (3.87%) PhD
4 31 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (2.51%) CISM
6 20 (2.09%) CISA
7 18 (1.88%) MBA
7 18 (1.88%) CCNA
8 17 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.46%) Security Cleared
10 13 (1.36%) ISTQB
10 13 (1.36%) CCIE
11 12 (1.25%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.94%) CCSA
13 9 (0.94%) DV Cleared
13 9 (0.94%) ISEB
14 7 (0.73%) CCNP
15 6 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.90%) QA
2 12 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (1.25%) COBIT
3 10 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.84%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.42%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.31%) SLA
9 2 (0.21%) Val IT
9 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.10%) EMIR
10 1 (0.10%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.10%) MiFID
10 1 (0.10%) CDISC
System Software
1 82 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 35 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.57%) XenApp
4 12 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.15%) NFS
6 10 (1.04%) Varnish
7 9 (0.94%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.84%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.63%) vSphere
9 6 (0.63%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.52%) KVM
11 4 (0.42%) Xen
11 4 (0.42%) XenServer
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.21%) Snort
12 2 (0.21%) HDFS
12 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.10%) iptables
13 1 (0.10%) Docker
13 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (1.78%) Puppet
2 12 (1.25%) Nagios
3 10 (1.04%) SCCM
3 10 (1.04%) Cacti
4 9 (0.94%) ZABBIX
4 9 (0.94%) Sysprep
4 9 (0.94%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.73%) WSUS
5 7 (0.73%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.52%) Cisco LMS
7 5 (0.52%) OPNET
8 4 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.21%) Control-M
9 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.21%) SCOM
10 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.10%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 143 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 108 (11.29%) Oracle
3 56 (5.85%) VMware
4 39 (4.08%) Cisco
5 30 (3.13%) Google
6 26 (2.72%) Citrix
7 19 (1.99%) Avaloq
8 18 (1.88%) Sybase
9 16 (1.67%) Tableau
10 14 (1.46%) Apple
10 14 (1.46%) SAP
10 14 (1.46%) NetApp
11 12 (1.25%) Business Objects
12 11 (1.15%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.15%) Juniper
12 11 (1.15%) Zend
13 9 (0.94%) Avaya
13 9 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.94%) Cognos
14 8 (0.84%) Red Hat
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago