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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5411 6057 5993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.90% 5.93% 5.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.27% 14.02% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 4949 4890
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 £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
37920 43215 44070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.34% 42.30% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31423 34883 34589
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 2700 £57,500 +9.52% 379
South East -1 1176 £40,000 -5.88% 125
East of England +4 518 £43,000 +7.50% 70
South West -7 262 £40,000 +14.28% 51
West Midlands -5 254 £30,000 -14.28% 20
North West +18 233 £40,000 - 30
Yorkshire +10 155 £37,750 +7.85% 37
East Midlands -13 148 £33,000 +3.12% 18
North East +7 39 £36,250 -9.37% 8
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 8844 (78.05%) Degree
2 3582 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
3 3380 (29.83%) Java
4 3303 (29.15%) SQL
5 2937 (25.92%) C#
6 2823 (24.91%) Finance
7 2764 (24.39%) Software Engineering
8 2679 (23.64%) JavaScript
9 2522 (22.26%) .NET
10 2302 (20.32%) HTML
11 2113 (18.65%) Mathematics
12 2055 (18.14%) C++
13 2014 (17.77%) Linux
14 1988 (17.54%) SQL Server
15 1951 (17.22%) Python
16 1931 (17.04%) CSS
17 1779 (15.70%) Windows
18 1619 (14.29%) OO
19 1507 (13.30%) Microsoft
20 1437 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
21 1293 (11.41%) TDD
22 1288 (11.37%) ASP.NET
23 1193 (10.53%) MVC
24 1173 (10.35%) Scrum
25 1115 (9.84%) Oracle
26 1077 (9.50%) Web Services
27 1069 (9.43%) jQuery
28 1038 (9.16%) AngularJS
29 1036 (9.14%) Web Development
30 1021 (9.01%) HTML5

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
1 338 (2.98%) IIS
2 320 (2.82%) Apache
3 274 (2.42%) Apache Spark
4 244 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 220 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
6 158 (1.39%) CMS
6 158 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 152 (1.34%) JBoss
8 144 (1.27%) SAS
9 132 (1.16%) MS Exchange
10 110 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 98 (0.86%) WebLogic
12 97 (0.86%) Apache Solr
12 97 (0.86%) Confluence
13 68 (0.60%) Apache Pig
14 61 (0.54%) nginx
15 59 (0.52%) Drupal
16 51 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
17 48 (0.42%) WordPress
18 40 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 812 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 260 (2.29%) MS Office
3 94 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 90 (0.79%) SPSS
5 84 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 59 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 40 (0.35%) MS Project
8 33 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
9 30 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 23 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 20 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 12 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 12 (0.11%) Gliffy
13 9 (0.079%) Mathematica
14 5 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (0.044%) Stata
15 4 (0.035%) InfoPath
15 4 (0.035%) Simulink
15 4 (0.035%) Weka
16 3 (0.026%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 53 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (0.43%) Magento
3 37 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 32 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
5 27 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 24 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 22 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 15 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 14 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
11 11 (0.097%) Infor CRM
11 11 (0.097%) Markit EDM
11 11 (0.097%) ReMetrica
11 11 (0.097%) SAP BPC
12 10 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 10 (0.088%) Sentinel
12 10 (0.088%) Summit
12 10 (0.088%) VisionPLUS
13 9 (0.079%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (0.079%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 657 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 304 (2.68%) SaaS
3 300 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 220 (1.94%) GitHub
5 150 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 138 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 114 (1.01%) PaaS
8 91 (0.80%) IaaS
9 75 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 70 (0.62%) Office 365
11 49 (0.43%) Amazon S3
12 42 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
13 41 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
14 36 (0.32%) Force.com
15 26 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
16 25 (0.22%) iTunes
17 21 (0.19%) Heroku
17 21 (0.19%) Route 53
18 19 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
19 16 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 450 (3.97%) Internet
2 421 (3.72%) Firewall
3 315 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 238 (2.10%) Network Security
5 216 (1.91%) HTTP
6 211 (1.86%) DNS
7 145 (1.28%) WAN
8 134 (1.18%) LAN
9 133 (1.17%) SAN
10 123 (1.09%) VPN
11 106 (0.94%) Wireless
12 103 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
13 100 (0.88%) LDAP
14 93 (0.82%) SMTP
15 87 (0.77%) VoIP
16 83 (0.73%) SSL
17 76 (0.67%) DHCP
18 53 (0.47%) VLAN
18 53 (0.47%) Wireshark
19 50 (0.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1988 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 845 (7.46%) MySQL
3 800 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 726 (6.41%) Big Data
5 552 (4.87%) NoSQL
6 390 (3.44%) Hadoop
7 386 (3.41%) MongoDB
8 298 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 284 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
10 246 (2.17%) Data Mining
11 235 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 233 (2.06%) RDBMS
13 224 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 219 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 199 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 189 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 182 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
18 134 (1.18%) Apache Hive
19 130 (1.15%) DB2
20 115 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 987 (8.71%) Git (software)
2 429 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 387 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 380 (3.35%) JIRA
5 340 (3.00%) Selenium
6 329 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 286 (2.52%) Subversion
8 266 (2.35%) Maven
9 235 (2.07%) NUnit
10 186 (1.64%) JUnit
11 155 (1.37%) TeamCity
12 150 (1.32%) Cucumber
13 137 (1.21%) gulp
14 133 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
15 110 (0.97%) WebDriver
16 109 (0.96%) MSTest
17 106 (0.94%) Moq
18 103 (0.91%) Ant
19 102 (0.90%) Eclipse
20 99 (0.87%) Grunt
General
1 2823 (24.91%) Finance
2 664 (5.86%) Telecoms
3 531 (4.69%) Banking
4 525 (4.63%) Marketing
5 477 (4.21%) Games
6 455 (4.02%) Retail
7 262 (2.31%) Front Office
8 213 (1.88%) Electronics
9 203 (1.79%) Advertising
10 196 (1.73%) Publishing
11 179 (1.58%) Manufacturing
12 133 (1.17%) Investment Banking
13 131 (1.16%) Financial Institution
14 122 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
15 120 (1.06%) Aerospace
16 117 (1.03%) Back Office
17 116 (1.02%) Legal
18 109 (0.96%) Automotive
19 95 (0.84%) Law
20 92 (0.81%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5559 (49.06%) Developer
2 1316 (11.61%) Java Developer
3 1272 (11.23%) Graduate
4 1162 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 1108 (9.78%) .NET Developer
6 1028 (9.07%) Analyst
7 924 (8.15%) Software Engineer
8 922 (8.14%) Software Developer
9 813 (7.18%) Senior Developer
10 787 (6.95%) Junior
11 748 (6.60%) Graduate Developer
12 673 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
13 597 (5.27%) Junior Developer
14 513 (4.53%) SQL Developer
15 473 (4.17%) Architect
16 472 (4.17%) C++ Developer
17 433 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
18 419 (3.70%) Consultant
19 366 (3.23%) Web Developer
20 345 (3.04%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2522 (22.26%) .NET
2 2302 (20.32%) HTML
3 1931 (17.04%) CSS
4 1288 (11.37%) ASP.NET
5 1077 (9.50%) Web Services
6 1069 (9.43%) jQuery
7 1038 (9.16%) AngularJS
8 1021 (9.01%) HTML5
9 813 (7.18%) XML
10 678 (5.98%) CSS3
11 626 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 615 (5.43%) Spring
13 548 (4.84%) .NET Framework
14 542 (4.78%) WCF
15 533 (4.70%) Node.js
16 508 (4.48%) RESTful
17 503 (4.44%) REST
18 469 (4.14%) WPF
19 372 (3.28%) React
19 372 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2113 (18.65%) Mathematics
2 1437 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 909 (8.02%) Physics
4 815 (7.19%) Algorithms
5 555 (4.90%) Management Information System
6 530 (4.68%) User Experience
7 445 (3.93%) Hedge funds
8 435 (3.84%) Statistics
9 424 (3.74%) Visualisation
10 371 (3.27%) Data Centre
11 351 (3.10%) Data Structures
12 308 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
13 297 (2.62%) Mobile App
14 296 (2.61%) Fintech
15 186 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
16 178 (1.57%) Derivative
17 143 (1.26%) Economics
18 121 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 115 (1.01%) Client/Server
20 107 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2014 (17.77%) Linux
2 1779 (15.70%) Windows
3 846 (7.47%) Unix
4 465 (4.10%) Android
5 430 (3.79%) Apple iOS
6 344 (3.04%) Windows Server
7 109 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 102 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 102 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 97 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 87 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 77 (0.68%) CentOS
12 61 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 53 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 47 (0.41%) Solaris
15 45 (0.40%) Ubuntu
15 45 (0.40%) Windows 10
16 43 (0.38%) Debian
17 36 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
18 31 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3582 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 2764 (24.39%) Software Engineering
3 1619 (14.29%) OO
4 1293 (11.41%) TDD
5 1193 (10.53%) MVC
6 1173 (10.35%) Scrum
7 1036 (9.14%) Web Development
8 1006 (8.88%) Analytics
9 841 (7.42%) SDLC
10 796 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
11 765 (6.75%) OOP
12 678 (5.98%) Machine Learning
13 674 (5.95%) Project Management
14 659 (5.82%) Multithreading
15 618 (5.45%) Unit Testing
16 529 (4.67%) Open Source
17 515 (4.55%) E-Commerce
18 480 (4.24%) ITIL
19 469 (4.14%) Front End Development
20 460 (4.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3380 (29.83%) Java
2 3303 (29.15%) SQL
3 2937 (25.92%) C#
4 2679 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 2055 (18.14%) C++
6 1951 (17.22%) Python
7 836 (7.38%) PHP
8 826 (7.29%) C
9 523 (4.62%) Ruby
10 403 (3.56%) Scala
11 376 (3.32%) Perl
12 319 (2.82%) VB.NET
13 309 (2.73%) T-SQL
14 303 (2.67%) R
15 230 (2.03%) VB
16 222 (1.96%) PowerShell
17 210 (1.85%) PL/SQL
18 209 (1.84%) Objective-C
19 207 (1.83%) Bash Shell
20 191 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8844 (78.05%) Degree
2 609 (5.37%) PhD
3 323 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 298 (2.63%) CISSP
5 265 (2.34%) ISEB
6 222 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 198 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 169 (1.49%) CISM
9 164 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
10 148 (1.31%) CISA
11 146 (1.29%) ISTQB
12 127 (1.12%) PMI Certification
13 121 (1.07%) CCNA
14 118 (1.04%) PMP
15 89 (0.79%) CEH
16 83 (0.73%) DV Cleared
17 79 (0.70%) MCSE
18 57 (0.50%) CCNP
19 53 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 49 (0.43%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 749 (6.61%) QA
2 219 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 140 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 135 (1.19%) SLA
5 123 (1.09%) COBIT
6 95 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 45 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 41 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 28 (0.25%) COSO
10 25 (0.22%) ISO27005
11 21 (0.19%) ISO27002
12 18 (0.16%) HL7
13 16 (0.14%) MiFID
14 13 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 13 (0.11%) SDET
15 12 (0.11%) RMADS
16 11 (0.097%) WCAG
17 10 (0.088%) ISO 8583
17 10 (0.088%) JSP 440
18 9 (0.079%) EMIR
System Software
1 375 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 335 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 198 (1.75%) Docker
4 124 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
5 82 (0.72%) Firmware
6 66 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 41 (0.36%) XenApp
8 31 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 30 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
10 27 (0.24%) Snort
11 25 (0.22%) HDFS
11 25 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 24 (0.21%) XenServer
13 22 (0.19%) vSphere
14 21 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 21 (0.19%) XenDesktop
15 16 (0.14%) IMail Server
15 16 (0.14%) KVM
15 16 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 223 (1.97%) Puppet
2 180 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 131 (1.16%) Ansible
4 74 (0.65%) SCVMM
5 60 (0.53%) SCCM
6 57 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 55 (0.49%) Nagios
8 35 (0.31%) Control-M
9 32 (0.28%) FortiGate
10 31 (0.27%) Kibana
11 29 (0.26%) Nessus
12 26 (0.23%) Salt
13 24 (0.21%) SCOrch
14 23 (0.20%) Graphite
15 20 (0.18%) NetBackup
15 20 (0.18%) SCOM
16 19 (0.17%) Mesos
16 19 (0.17%) RSA Archer
17 18 (0.16%) Cacti
17 18 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 1507 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 1115 (9.84%) Oracle
3 441 (3.89%) VMware
4 380 (3.35%) Cisco
5 262 (2.31%) Google
6 251 (2.22%) IBM
7 194 (1.71%) HP
8 167 (1.47%) Citrix
9 156 (1.38%) Juniper
10 152 (1.34%) CheckPoint
11 139 (1.23%) Red Hat
12 134 (1.18%) Tableau
13 122 (1.08%) Adobe
14 120 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 108 (0.95%) SAP
16 91 (0.80%) Zend
17 87 (0.77%) EMC
18 83 (0.73%) Sybase
19 80 (0.71%) Cognos
19 80 (0.71%) Sun
Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38K +Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package (Very good)
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 5-10% Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago