The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 29 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 10.86% 0.91% 4.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 40.85% 4.05% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 17
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £26,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 74 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.59% 22.36% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 71 100
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
London

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Croydon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 37 (77.08%) Degree
2 33 (68.75%) Finance
3 32 (66.67%) C#
4 29 (60.42%) Software Engineering
5 28 (58.33%) .NET
6 25 (52.08%) Mathematics
7 23 (47.92%) MVC
7 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET
8 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
9 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (33.33%) HTML
10 16 (33.33%) CSS
11 15 (31.25%) Economics
11 15 (31.25%) jQuery
11 15 (31.25%) Statistics
11 15 (31.25%) Ajax
11 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
11 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
11 15 (31.25%) CMS
11 15 (31.25%) RDBMS
11 15 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
11 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (31.25%) Relational Database
12 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.67%) Software Architecture
13 8 (16.67%) WPF
13 8 (16.67%) Java
14 7 (14.58%) Linux
14 7 (14.58%) OO
14 7 (14.58%) Financial Modelling

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (31.25%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) NAS
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
1 4 (8.33%) LDAP
1 4 (8.33%) FTP
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.33%) VPN
1 4 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 4 (8.33%) SSL
1 4 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 15 (31.25%) RDBMS
1 15 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.08%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 33 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 30 (62.50%) Analyst
3 26 (54.17%) Programmer
4 25 (52.08%) .NET Programmer
5 24 (50.00%) Software Engineer
6 23 (47.92%) .NET Developer
7 22 (45.83%) .NET Software Engineer
7 22 (45.83%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 22 (45.83%) Developer Analyst
7 22 (45.83%) Analyst Programmer
8 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (27.08%) C# Developer
10 13 (27.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (20.83%) C# Programmer
12 8 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
13 7 (14.58%) Software Programmer
13 7 (14.58%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) .NET
2 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET
3 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (33.33%) HTML
4 16 (33.33%) CSS
5 15 (31.25%) jQuery
5 15 (31.25%) Ajax
5 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 15 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
5 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (16.67%) WPF
7 6 (12.50%) J2EE
8 2 (4.17%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
9 1 (2.08%) Qt
9 1 (2.08%) XHTML
9 1 (2.08%) XML
9 1 (2.08%) XSLT
9 1 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (52.08%) Mathematics
2 15 (31.25%) Economics
2 15 (31.25%) Statistics
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) GIS
5 2 (4.17%) Physics
6 1 (2.08%) CUDA
6 1 (2.08%) Open Source
6 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Software Engineering
2 23 (47.92%) MVC
3 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 7 (14.58%) OO
5 7 (14.58%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (12.50%) UML
7 5 (10.42%) OOP
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Capacity Management
7 5 (10.42%) MVVM
8 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL
8 4 (8.33%) BCP
8 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) C#
2 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) VBScript
6 3 (6.25%) Delphi
7 2 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) HQL
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Lua
8 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (77.08%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Samba
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) VMware
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
1 4 (8.33%) NetApp
2 2 (4.17%) hybris
3 1 (2.08%) QNX
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Endeca
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