The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 13 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.24% 12.04% 7.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.81% 30.67% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 19
Median salary £59,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.57% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Croydon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 75 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 22.98% 39.27% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 85
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Croydon region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Croydon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Croydon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) HND
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) MS Office
5 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
6 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (14.29%) NAS
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (14.29%) BCP
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) FTP
6 3 (14.29%) HTTP
6 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
6 3 (14.29%) SLA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 3 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) FTP
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 3 (14.29%) IPsec
1 3 (14.29%) LDAP
1 3 (14.29%) NAS
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) OLTP
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Support Assistant
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Development Project Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Software Project Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) Ajax
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 3 (14.29%) BCP
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) CISA
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) HNC
3 1 (4.76%) IISP
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO27005
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Samba
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) GlusterFS
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (4.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) NetApp
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (4.76%) Brocade
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Qualys
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) StorageTek
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas