The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5150 6292 5275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.13% 6.35% 4.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.01% 14.85% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4330 5057 4321
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Computer Science
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34317 42371 43234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.84% 42.74% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28200 34192 35186
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,252 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in England

Computer Science
Salary Trend in England

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in England

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in England

Computer Science
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 2561 £57,500 +4.54% 382
South East -3 1054 £42,500 +6.25% 107
East of England -2 497 £40,000 - 74
North West +21 274 £40,000 +14.28% 50
South West 0 265 £40,000 +14.28% 47
East Midlands -5 200 £37,500 +7.14% 26
West Midlands -5 189 £33,000 -5.71% 24
Yorkshire -30 126 £37,500 +7.14% 27
North East +8 23 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 England region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7978 (77.10%) Degree
2 3153 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
3 3114 (30.10%) Java
4 2910 (28.12%) SQL
5 2708 (26.17%) C#
6 2528 (24.43%) Software Engineering
7 2513 (24.29%) Finance
8 2480 (23.97%) JavaScript
9 2211 (21.37%) .NET
10 2077 (20.07%) HTML
11 2075 (20.05%) Mathematics
12 1818 (17.57%) Python
13 1780 (17.20%) C++
14 1745 (16.86%) CSS
15 1645 (15.90%) SQL Server
16 1637 (15.82%) Linux
17 1431 (13.83%) OO
18 1422 (13.74%) Windows
19 1314 (12.70%) Microsoft
20 1280 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
21 1151 (11.12%) ASP.NET
22 1092 (10.55%) TDD
23 1049 (10.14%) Scrum
24 1032 (9.97%) AngularJS
25 1021 (9.87%) MVC
26 1005 (9.71%) Web Development
27 980 (9.47%) Oracle
28 945 (9.13%) Physics
29 920 (8.89%) jQuery
30 895 (8.65%) Web Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 295 (2.85%) Apache Spark
2 273 (2.64%) Apache
3 234 (2.26%) IIS
4 182 (1.76%) SharePoint
5 172 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 165 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 151 (1.46%) CMS
8 126 (1.22%) SAS
9 124 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 118 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 114 (1.10%) JBoss
12 103 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 101 (0.98%) Confluence
14 81 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 65 (0.63%) Apache Solr
16 61 (0.59%) Drupal
17 56 (0.54%) Apache Pig
18 55 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
19 48 (0.46%) OpenStack
20 46 (0.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 760 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 239 (2.31%) MS Office
3 82 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 70 (0.68%) SPSS
5 68 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 44 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 43 (0.42%) MS Project
8 20 (0.19%) Fireworks
9 16 (0.15%) Stata
10 12 (0.12%) Casewise Modeler
11 10 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.077%) Simulink
14 5 (0.048%) Chatbot
14 5 (0.048%) InfoPath
15 3 (0.029%) Blender
15 3 (0.029%) CATIA
15 3 (0.029%) InDesign
15 3 (0.029%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 41 (0.40%) Magento
2 40 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 22 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 22 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.18%) Sentinel
7 17 (0.16%) SAP BPC
8 15 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
9 12 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 11 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
10 11 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
11 9 (0.087%) Oracle Financials
11 9 (0.087%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
12 8 (0.077%) Oracle CRM
12 8 (0.077%) SAP HR
13 7 (0.068%) Endur
13 7 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
14 6 (0.058%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 607 (5.87%) Amazon AWS
2 402 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 344 (3.32%) SaaS
4 234 (2.26%) GitHub
5 158 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 141 (1.36%) PaaS
7 116 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
7 116 (1.12%) IaaS
8 64 (0.62%) Office 365
9 53 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 49 (0.47%) Google Analytics
11 38 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 25 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
13 24 (0.23%) iTunes
14 20 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
14 20 (0.19%) Google Play
15 19 (0.18%) Heroku
16 16 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (0.15%) Google App Engine
17 13 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 438 (4.23%) Firewall
2 363 (3.51%) Internet
3 261 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 233 (2.25%) Network Security
5 222 (2.15%) HTTP
6 188 (1.82%) DNS
7 157 (1.52%) WAN
8 145 (1.40%) LAN
9 130 (1.26%) SAN
10 122 (1.18%) VPN
11 114 (1.10%) Wireless
12 98 (0.95%) LDAP
13 92 (0.89%) VoIP
14 88 (0.85%) DHCP
15 80 (0.77%) SSL
16 79 (0.76%) OSPF
17 74 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
18 69 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
19 60 (0.58%) FTP
20 53 (0.51%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1645 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 759 (7.34%) MySQL
3 676 (6.53%) Big Data
4 598 (5.78%) Relational Database
5 583 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 383 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 320 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 253 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
9 225 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
10 220 (2.13%) RDBMS
11 218 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 211 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 194 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 178 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 165 (1.59%) Oracle Database
16 144 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 139 (1.34%) Data Mining
18 107 (1.03%) Apache Hive
19 98 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
20 89 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 830 (8.02%) Git (software)
2 387 (3.74%) Visual Studio
3 380 (3.67%) Jenkins
4 334 (3.23%) JIRA
5 320 (3.09%) Selenium
6 260 (2.51%) Subversion
7 236 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 220 (2.13%) Maven
9 192 (1.86%) NUnit
10 172 (1.66%) JUnit
11 150 (1.45%) gulp
12 142 (1.37%) TeamCity
13 134 (1.30%) Grunt
14 118 (1.14%) Cucumber
15 106 (1.02%) Eclipse
16 105 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
17 104 (1.01%) MSTest
18 100 (0.97%) Gradle
19 97 (0.94%) Moq
20 94 (0.91%) Ant
General
1 2513 (24.29%) Finance
2 700 (6.77%) Banking
3 533 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 494 (4.77%) Marketing
5 361 (3.49%) Games
6 344 (3.32%) Retail
7 214 (2.07%) Publishing
8 213 (2.06%) Front Office
9 182 (1.76%) Advertising
10 173 (1.67%) Investment Banking
11 170 (1.64%) Electronics
12 158 (1.53%) Manufacturing
13 145 (1.40%) Automotive
14 125 (1.21%) Legal
15 117 (1.13%) Back Office
16 115 (1.11%) Financial Institution
17 109 (1.05%) German Language
18 93 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
19 91 (0.88%) French Language
20 88 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 5007 (48.39%) Developer
2 1226 (11.85%) Graduate
3 1157 (11.18%) Java Developer
4 1056 (10.21%) C# Developer
5 990 (9.57%) .NET Developer
6 887 (8.57%) Software Developer
7 866 (8.37%) Software Engineer
8 837 (8.09%) Analyst
9 769 (7.43%) Junior
10 715 (6.91%) Graduate Developer
11 686 (6.63%) Senior Developer
12 653 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
13 600 (5.80%) Junior Developer
14 549 (5.31%) Architect
15 434 (4.19%) C++ Developer
16 430 (4.16%) JavaScript Developer
17 405 (3.91%) Consultant
18 403 (3.89%) SQL Developer
19 317 (3.06%) Web Developer
20 277 (2.68%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2211 (21.37%) .NET
2 2077 (20.07%) HTML
3 1745 (16.86%) CSS
4 1151 (11.12%) ASP.NET
5 1032 (9.97%) AngularJS
6 920 (8.89%) jQuery
7 895 (8.65%) Web Services
8 846 (8.18%) HTML5
9 729 (7.05%) XML
10 541 (5.23%) Node.js
11 529 (5.11%) CSS3
12 500 (4.83%) REST
13 499 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 482 (4.66%) .NET Framework
15 470 (4.54%) Spring
16 445 (4.30%) React
17 439 (4.24%) WCF
18 390 (3.77%) RESTful
19 380 (3.67%) WPF
20 356 (3.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2075 (20.05%) Mathematics
2 1280 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
3 945 (9.13%) Physics
4 840 (8.12%) Algorithms
5 555 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 464 (4.48%) User Experience
7 428 (4.14%) Data Structures
8 421 (4.07%) Statistics
9 379 (3.66%) Data Centre
10 364 (3.52%) Hedge funds
11 350 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
12 331 (3.20%) Fintech
13 329 (3.18%) Visualisation
14 282 (2.73%) Mobile App
15 166 (1.60%) Derivative
16 146 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
17 140 (1.35%) Client/Server
18 137 (1.32%) Economics
19 102 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
20 98 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1637 (15.82%) Linux
2 1422 (13.74%) Windows
3 725 (7.01%) Unix
4 377 (3.64%) Android
5 336 (3.25%) Apple iOS
6 272 (2.63%) Windows Server
7 110 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 109 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 97 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 85 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 78 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 76 (0.73%) CentOS
13 75 (0.72%) Windows 10
14 51 (0.49%) Solaris
15 48 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 46 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
17 38 (0.37%) Ubuntu
18 36 (0.35%) Windows XP
19 27 (0.26%) Mac OS
20 25 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3153 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 2528 (24.43%) Software Engineering
3 1431 (13.83%) OO
4 1092 (10.55%) TDD
5 1049 (10.14%) Scrum
6 1021 (9.87%) MVC
7 1005 (9.71%) Web Development
8 812 (7.85%) SDLC
9 797 (7.70%) Analytics
10 720 (6.96%) OOP
11 703 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
12 606 (5.86%) Multithreading
13 590 (5.70%) Project Management
14 584 (5.64%) Machine Learning
15 532 (5.14%) E-Commerce
16 524 (5.06%) ITIL
17 498 (4.81%) Open Source
18 489 (4.73%) Mentoring
19 484 (4.68%) Front End Development
20 471 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3114 (30.10%) Java
2 2910 (28.12%) SQL
3 2708 (26.17%) C#
4 2480 (23.97%) JavaScript
5 1818 (17.57%) Python
6 1780 (17.20%) C++
7 867 (8.38%) C
8 800 (7.73%) PHP
9 506 (4.89%) Scala
10 400 (3.87%) Ruby
11 378 (3.65%) R
12 356 (3.44%) Perl
13 291 (2.81%) T-SQL
14 228 (2.20%) PowerShell
15 212 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 196 (1.89%) MATLAB
16 196 (1.89%) VB.NET
17 176 (1.70%) VB
18 173 (1.67%) Objective-C
19 159 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7978 (77.10%) Degree
2 563 (5.44%) PhD
3 315 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 240 (2.32%) CISSP
5 236 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 222 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 190 (1.84%) ISEB
8 174 (1.68%) CISM
9 146 (1.41%) SC Cleared
10 143 (1.38%) CCNA
11 135 (1.30%) CISA
12 133 (1.29%) ISTQB
13 115 (1.11%) PMI Certification
14 112 (1.08%) PMP
15 106 (1.02%) CCNP
16 98 (0.95%) DV Cleared
17 96 (0.93%) CEH
18 86 (0.83%) MCSE
19 59 (0.57%) Postgraduate
20 58 (0.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 575 (5.56%) QA
2 180 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 113 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 111 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 110 (1.06%) SLA
6 78 (0.75%) COBIT
7 48 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 16 (0.15%) SDET
10 15 (0.14%) MISRA
11 14 (0.14%) MiFID
12 13 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 12 (0.12%) JTAG
14 11 (0.11%) HIPAA
15 10 (0.097%) GxP
15 10 (0.097%) PA-DSS
16 9 (0.087%) ISO 9001
17 8 (0.077%) HL7
18 7 (0.068%) ISO22301
19 6 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 306 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 264 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (1.75%) Docker
4 118 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 66 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 65 (0.63%) Firmware
7 46 (0.44%) vSphere
8 35 (0.34%) NFS
9 31 (0.30%) HDFS
10 29 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 21 (0.20%) Snort
12 21 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
13 20 (0.19%) VMware ESX
13 20 (0.19%) XenApp
14 16 (0.15%) Xen
15 15 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 15 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 15 (0.14%) XenServer
16 14 (0.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 165 (1.59%) Puppet
2 161 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (1.13%) Ansible
4 73 (0.71%) SCVMM
5 67 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 56 (0.54%) Nagios
7 45 (0.43%) Nessus
8 40 (0.39%) SCCM
9 39 (0.38%) Kibana
10 31 (0.30%) FortiGate
11 30 (0.29%) Nmap
12 27 (0.26%) SCOM
13 24 (0.23%) Backup Exec
13 24 (0.23%) Control-M
14 23 (0.22%) Salt
15 22 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
16 21 (0.20%) NetBackup
17 20 (0.19%) vRealize
17 20 (0.19%) WSUS
18 19 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1314 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 980 (9.47%) Oracle
3 400 (3.87%) Cisco
4 337 (3.26%) VMware
5 240 (2.32%) Google
6 226 (2.18%) IBM
7 212 (2.05%) HP
8 172 (1.66%) CheckPoint
9 162 (1.57%) SAP
10 160 (1.55%) Juniper
11 147 (1.42%) Citrix
12 116 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 104 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
14 97 (0.94%) EMC
15 92 (0.89%) Sybase
16 86 (0.83%) Zend
17 79 (0.76%) Tableau
18 76 (0.73%) Fortinet
19 73 (0.71%) Adobe
20 72 (0.70%) Apple
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £90000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 21 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Aetna International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Aetna International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday