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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.60% 14.29% 6.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.84% 38.03% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 15
Median salary £52,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -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
83 71 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.20% 37.57% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71 66 80
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,950 £61,500
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 28 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Croydon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) HND
5 4 (17.39%) Unix
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) MS Office
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.04%) NAS
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014

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 (13.04%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
1 3 (13.04%) IPsec
1 3 (13.04%) LDAP
1 3 (13.04%) NAS
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) OLTP
4 1 (4.35%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) NUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Assistant
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Development Project Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Project Leader
5 2 (8.70%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) MDX
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) BCP
3 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) IISP
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO27005
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Samba
1 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) GlusterFS
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) NetApp
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (4.35%) Brocade
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.35%) StorageTek
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas