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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 511 708 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.86% 5.62% 6.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.73% 11.97% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 438 626 731
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
4355 5916 5561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.38% 46.99% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3601 4864 4813
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 779 (81.57%) Degree
2 399 (41.78%) Finance
3 333 (34.87%) SQL
4 264 (27.64%) Java
5 241 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
6 190 (19.90%) Windows
7 180 (18.85%) Linux
8 170 (17.80%) UNIX
9 168 (17.59%) Mathematics
10 159 (16.65%) C#
11 156 (16.34%) SQL Server
12 152 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
13 141 (14.76%) Banking
14 139 (14.55%) Python
15 135 (14.14%) JavaScript
16 132 (13.82%) Microsoft
17 131 (13.72%) .NET
18 120 (12.57%) HTML
19 117 (12.25%) C++
20 113 (11.83%) Oracle
20 113 (11.83%) Software Engineering
21 110 (11.52%) TDD
22 105 (10.99%) MS Excel
23 101 (10.58%) Perl
24 91 (9.53%) Analytics
25 87 (9.11%) OO
26 84 (8.80%) CSS
27 82 (8.59%) Active Directory
28 80 (8.38%) Web Services
29 77 (8.06%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (5.03%) MS Exchange
2 39 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.62%) IIS
4 22 (2.30%) Apache
5 21 (2.20%) SAS
6 15 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.15%) Node.js
8 11 (1.15%) nginx
8 11 (1.15%) CMS
9 10 (1.05%) JBoss
10 9 (0.94%) Apache Pig
11 8 (0.84%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.84%) Drupal
12 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.73%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.63%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 105 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.29%) MS Office
3 17 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.36%) SPSS
5 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) Maya
6 1 (0.10%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 8 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 8 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
1 8 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.42%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.42%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.21%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.10%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.10%) Autonomy Scrittura
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.10%) Summit
4 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.78%) SaaS
3 10 (1.05%) PaaS
4 8 (0.84%) IaaS
5 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.52%) GitHub
7 4 (0.42%) Route 53
8 3 (0.31%) Office 365
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.10%) Force.com
10 1 (0.10%) Heroku
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.18%) Firewall
2 53 (5.55%) Internet
3 36 (3.77%) DNS
4 30 (3.14%) DHCP
5 28 (2.93%) Network Security
6 27 (2.83%) VPN
7 25 (2.62%) TCP/IP
8 20 (2.09%) WAN
9 19 (1.99%) LAN
10 16 (1.68%) VoIP
10 16 (1.68%) HTTP
11 13 (1.36%) LDAP
11 13 (1.36%) Bluetooth
12 12 (1.26%) SAN
12 12 (1.26%) DMZ
12 12 (1.26%) NetScaler
13 11 (1.15%) SMTP
14 9 (0.94%) Broadband
14 9 (0.94%) IMAP
14 9 (0.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.06%) MySQL
3 75 (7.85%) Big Data
4 53 (5.55%) Hadoop
5 49 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 40 (4.19%) NoSQL
7 39 (4.08%) MongoDB
8 33 (3.46%) Oracle Database
9 27 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (2.41%) QlikView
11 23 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (2.41%) Data Mining
12 22 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 19 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (1.99%) Apache Hive
15 15 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 63 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 31 (3.25%) Jenkins
3 22 (2.30%) JIRA
4 18 (1.88%) Selenium
4 18 (1.88%) Maven
5 17 (1.78%) Visual Studio
5 17 (1.78%) Eclipse
5 17 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (1.47%) Ant
7 13 (1.36%) Subversion
8 12 (1.26%) Mercurial
8 12 (1.26%) Jasmine
9 11 (1.15%) Gradle
10 8 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.73%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.63%) JUnit
13 5 (0.52%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.52%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.52%) Cucumber
General
1 399 (41.78%) Finance
2 141 (14.76%) Banking
3 73 (7.64%) Front Office
4 50 (5.24%) Investment Banking
5 44 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 39 (4.08%) Back Office
6 39 (4.08%) Marketing
7 25 (2.62%) Financial Institution
7 25 (2.62%) Retail
8 22 (2.30%) Advertising
9 20 (2.09%) Games
10 17 (1.78%) Legal
11 14 (1.47%) iGaming
12 11 (1.15%) Billing
13 10 (1.05%) German Language
14 9 (0.94%) Law
15 6 (0.63%) French Language
16 4 (0.42%) Publishing
17 3 (0.31%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 391 (40.94%) Developer
2 152 (15.92%) Analyst
3 67 (7.02%) Junior
4 66 (6.91%) Java Developer
5 59 (6.18%) Consultant
6 57 (5.97%) Graduate
7 48 (5.03%) Senior Developer
8 44 (4.61%) Support Analyst
9 42 (4.40%) C# Developer
10 35 (3.66%) Junior Developer
10 35 (3.66%) Architect
11 31 (3.25%) Administrator
12 30 (3.14%) IT Support
13 29 (3.04%) Software Engineer
14 28 (2.93%) iOS Developer
15 27 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
15 27 (2.83%) C++ Developer
16 26 (2.72%) Software Developer
17 24 (2.51%) AWS Developer
17 24 (2.51%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (13.72%) .NET
2 120 (12.57%) HTML
3 84 (8.80%) CSS
4 80 (8.38%) Web Services
5 62 (6.49%) XML
6 56 (5.86%) ASP.NET
7 48 (5.03%) jQuery
8 43 (4.50%) Spring
8 43 (4.50%) HTML5
9 38 (3.98%) REST
10 37 (3.87%) AngularJS
11 32 (3.35%) RESTful
12 29 (3.04%) WCF
13 28 (2.93%) Ajax
14 27 (2.83%) CSS3
15 26 (2.72%) JSON
16 24 (2.51%) FIX Protocol
16 24 (2.51%) Hibernate
17 23 (2.41%) WPF
18 20 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 168 (17.59%) Mathematics
2 152 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (7.85%) Hedge funds
4 65 (6.81%) Management Information System
5 60 (6.28%) Open Source
6 52 (5.45%) Physics
7 50 (5.24%) User Experience
8 45 (4.71%) Data Structures
9 40 (4.19%) Algorithms
10 36 (3.77%) Derivative
11 35 (3.66%) Visualisation
12 34 (3.56%) Statistics
12 34 (3.56%) Equities
13 31 (3.25%) Mobile App
14 30 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 26 (2.72%) Fixed Income
16 23 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
17 19 (1.99%) Smartphone
18 18 (1.88%) Economics
19 17 (1.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 190 (19.90%) Windows
2 180 (18.85%) Linux
3 170 (17.80%) UNIX
4 50 (5.24%) Apple iOS
5 49 (5.13%) Android
6 40 (4.19%) Solaris
7 31 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.73%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.52%) HPUX
12 4 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.10%) CentOS
14 1 (0.10%) AIX
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
14 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (11.83%) Software Engineering
3 110 (11.52%) TDD
4 91 (9.53%) Analytics
5 87 (9.11%) OO
6 77 (8.06%) Scrum
6 77 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (6.91%) MVC
7 66 (6.91%) ITIL
8 64 (6.70%) Project Management
8 64 (6.70%) Unit Testing
9 58 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (5.65%) Information Security
11 45 (4.71%) Multithreading
12 43 (4.50%) Mentoring
13 41 (4.29%) Low Latency
13 41 (4.29%) BDD
14 40 (4.19%) Asset Management
15 38 (3.98%) iOS Development
16 33 (3.46%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 333 (34.87%) SQL
2 264 (27.64%) Java
3 159 (16.65%) C#
4 139 (14.55%) Python
5 135 (14.14%) JavaScript
6 117 (12.25%) C++
7 101 (10.58%) Perl
8 47 (4.92%) PowerShell
9 46 (4.82%) PHP
10 44 (4.61%) Ruby
11 41 (4.29%) Scala
12 39 (4.08%) Shell Script
13 34 (3.56%) PL/SQL
13 34 (3.56%) T-SQL
14 33 (3.46%) C
14 33 (3.46%) VBA
14 33 (3.46%) Bash Shell
15 32 (3.35%) Objective-C
15 32 (3.35%) R
16 19 (1.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 779 (81.57%) Degree
2 41 (4.29%) CISSP
3 40 (4.19%) PhD
4 31 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (2.41%) CISM
7 21 (2.20%) CISA
8 19 (1.99%) CCNA
9 18 (1.88%) MBA
10 14 (1.47%) ISTQB
11 13 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.36%) Security Cleared
12 12 (1.26%) CCIE
13 11 (1.15%) ISEB
14 10 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.05%) CCSA
14 10 (1.05%) SC Cleared
15 9 (0.94%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.94%) CCA
15 9 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.81%) QA
2 13 (1.36%) COBIT
3 12 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 10 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.84%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.42%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.42%) SLA
8 2 (0.21%) Val IT
8 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.21%) EMIR
8 2 (0.21%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.21%) MiFID
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) CDISC
9 1 (0.10%) DICOM
System Software
1 82 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 39 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.30%) XenApp
4 12 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.26%) XenDesktop
5 10 (1.05%) vSphere
5 10 (1.05%) Varnish
5 10 (1.05%) NFS
6 9 (0.94%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.73%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.52%) Xen
8 5 (0.52%) KVM
8 5 (0.52%) XenServer
9 3 (0.31%) Docker
10 2 (0.21%) Snort
11 1 (0.10%) Samba
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.10%) HDFS
11 1 (0.10%) iptables
11 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (1.88%) Puppet
2 12 (1.26%) Nagios
3 10 (1.05%) Cacti
4 9 (0.94%) ZABBIX
4 9 (0.94%) Sysprep
4 9 (0.94%) Tivoli
4 9 (0.94%) SCCM
4 9 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.84%) OPNET
6 7 (0.73%) WSUS
7 5 (0.52%) Cisco LMS
8 4 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.31%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.21%) SCOM
10 2 (0.21%) Control-M
11 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 132 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.83%) Oracle
3 60 (6.28%) VMware
4 38 (3.98%) Cisco
5 34 (3.56%) Citrix
6 30 (3.14%) Google
7 22 (2.30%) Sybase
8 20 (2.09%) Avaloq
9 17 (1.78%) Apple
10 16 (1.68%) Tableau
11 15 (1.57%) NetApp
12 13 (1.36%) SAP
13 11 (1.15%) Cognos
13 11 (1.15%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.15%) Avaya
13 11 (1.15%) Juniper
13 11 (1.15%) Splunk
14 9 (0.94%) Nintex
14 9 (0.94%) Veeam
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fully expensed travel
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Jenrick CPI
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + travel
Posted: 2 days ago