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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5622 5984 6401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.12% 5.80% 5.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.71% 13.91% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4804 4850 5283
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,722 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +0.59%
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
38228 43011 44333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.63% 41.72% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31686 34403 35347
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +4 2690 £55,000 +4.76% 413
South East +3 1302 £40,000 -5.88% 122
East of England +8 560 £43,000 +14.66% 84
South West -1 286 £45,000 +28.57% 46
West Midlands 0 270 £30,000 -13.04% 22
North West +31 266 £39,000 -2.50% 37
East Midlands -5 170 £33,500 -4.28% 26
Yorkshire 0 142 £40,000 +14.28% 26
North East -8 33 £35,000 -3.44% 16
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9316 (78.18%) Degree
2 3758 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3592 (30.14%) Java
4 3487 (29.26%) SQL
5 3041 (25.52%) C#
6 2995 (25.13%) Finance
7 2944 (24.71%) Software Engineering
8 2881 (24.18%) JavaScript
9 2602 (21.84%) .NET
10 2497 (20.96%) HTML
11 2217 (18.61%) Mathematics
12 2152 (18.06%) C++
13 2118 (17.77%) SQL Server
14 2091 (17.55%) CSS
15 2081 (17.46%) Linux
16 2001 (16.79%) Python
17 1875 (15.74%) Windows
18 1657 (13.91%) OO
19 1607 (13.49%) Microsoft
20 1543 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
21 1354 (11.36%) TDD
22 1301 (10.92%) ASP.NET
23 1236 (10.37%) MVC
24 1219 (10.23%) Scrum
25 1208 (10.14%) Oracle
26 1155 (9.69%) Web Services
27 1117 (9.37%) jQuery
28 1110 (9.32%) HTML5
29 1068 (8.96%) Analytics
30 1059 (8.89%) Web Development

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
1 378 (3.17%) Apache
2 359 (3.01%) IIS
3 298 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 251 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 240 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
6 169 (1.42%) JBoss
7 160 (1.34%) CMS
8 154 (1.29%) SharePoint
9 147 (1.23%) SAS
10 122 (1.02%) MS Exchange
11 117 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 103 (0.86%) WebLogic
13 94 (0.79%) Confluence
14 93 (0.78%) Apache Solr
15 72 (0.60%) Apache Pig
16 68 (0.57%) nginx
17 53 (0.44%) Drupal
18 50 (0.42%) Joomla!
19 48 (0.40%) WordPress
20 45 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 845 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 290 (2.43%) MS Office
3 106 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 87 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 80 (0.67%) SPSS
6 70 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 46 (0.39%) MS Project
8 45 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
9 36 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 30 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 24 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
12 16 (0.13%) Gliffy
13 14 (0.12%) Mathematica
14 7 (0.059%) Fireworks
15 6 (0.050%) Acrobat
15 6 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
15 6 (0.050%) FrameMaker
16 5 (0.042%) Adobe Captivate
16 5 (0.042%) XMetaL
17 4 (0.034%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 65 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (0.44%) Magento
3 39 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
3 39 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 25 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 23 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 22 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
8 19 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
9 18 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (0.12%) Markit EDM
10 14 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 14 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
11 12 (0.10%) Summit
12 11 (0.092%) Dynamics GP
12 11 (0.092%) Infor CRM
12 11 (0.092%) ReMetrica
13 10 (0.084%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
13 10 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
14 9 (0.076%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 662 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 315 (2.64%) SaaS
3 293 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 215 (1.80%) GitHub
5 171 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
6 139 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 112 (0.94%) PaaS
8 98 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 93 (0.78%) IaaS
10 64 (0.54%) Office 365
11 48 (0.40%) Amazon S3
12 47 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
13 40 (0.34%) Force.com
14 38 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (0.18%) iTunes
16 21 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
17 19 (0.16%) Route 53
18 17 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
18 17 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
18 17 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 453 (3.80%) Internet
2 377 (3.16%) Firewall
3 316 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 219 (1.84%) Network Security
5 217 (1.82%) DNS
6 195 (1.64%) HTTP
7 150 (1.26%) WAN
8 148 (1.24%) LAN
9 142 (1.19%) SAN
10 118 (0.99%) VPN
11 106 (0.89%) Wireless
12 101 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
13 99 (0.83%) LDAP
14 94 (0.79%) SMTP
15 83 (0.70%) DHCP
16 80 (0.67%) VoIP
17 79 (0.66%) SSL
18 65 (0.55%) NAS
19 56 (0.47%) Wireshark
20 50 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2118 (17.77%) SQL Server
2 876 (7.35%) MySQL
3 842 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 754 (6.33%) Big Data
5 580 (4.87%) NoSQL
6 439 (3.68%) Hadoop
7 397 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 333 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 300 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 269 (2.26%) Data Mining
11 263 (2.21%) Oracle Database
12 260 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 240 (2.01%) RDBMS
14 228 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 204 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 185 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
17 168 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
18 154 (1.29%) DB2
19 146 (1.23%) Apache Hive
20 137 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1037 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 481 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 387 (3.25%) Jenkins
4 376 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 365 (3.06%) JIRA
6 350 (2.94%) Subversion
7 334 (2.80%) Selenium
8 308 (2.58%) Maven
9 238 (2.00%) NUnit
10 199 (1.67%) JUnit
11 148 (1.24%) Cucumber
12 146 (1.23%) TeamCity
13 132 (1.11%) Eclipse
14 131 (1.10%) gulp
14 131 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
15 107 (0.90%) Moq
16 104 (0.87%) MSTest
16 104 (0.87%) WebDriver
17 103 (0.86%) Ant
18 93 (0.78%) Gradle
General
1 2995 (25.13%) Finance
2 704 (5.91%) Telecoms
3 570 (4.78%) Marketing
4 565 (4.74%) Banking
5 504 (4.23%) Games
6 476 (3.99%) Retail
7 302 (2.53%) Front Office
8 243 (2.04%) Advertising
9 231 (1.94%) Electronics
10 183 (1.54%) Publishing
11 176 (1.48%) Manufacturing
12 150 (1.26%) Financial Institution
13 133 (1.12%) Investment Banking
14 126 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
15 125 (1.05%) Legal
16 116 (0.97%) Back Office
17 109 (0.91%) Aerospace
18 98 (0.82%) French Language
19 96 (0.81%) Automotive
20 91 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5825 (48.88%) Developer
2 1389 (11.66%) Java Developer
3 1272 (10.67%) Graduate
4 1228 (10.31%) C# Developer
5 1126 (9.45%) .NET Developer
6 1099 (9.22%) Analyst
7 1002 (8.41%) Software Engineer
8 943 (7.91%) Software Developer
9 876 (7.35%) Junior
10 871 (7.31%) Senior Developer
11 757 (6.35%) Graduate Developer
12 680 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
13 645 (5.41%) Junior Developer
14 526 (4.41%) SQL Developer
15 491 (4.12%) C++ Developer
16 489 (4.10%) Architect
17 485 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
18 457 (3.84%) Consultant
19 400 (3.36%) Web Developer
20 383 (3.21%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2602 (21.84%) .NET
2 2497 (20.96%) HTML
3 2091 (17.55%) CSS
4 1301 (10.92%) ASP.NET
5 1155 (9.69%) Web Services
6 1117 (9.37%) jQuery
7 1110 (9.32%) HTML5
8 1057 (8.87%) AngularJS
9 919 (7.71%) XML
10 706 (5.92%) CSS3
11 693 (5.82%) Spring
12 642 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 578 (4.85%) WCF
14 557 (4.67%) Node.js
15 556 (4.67%) .NET Framework
16 521 (4.37%) WPF
17 508 (4.26%) RESTful
18 503 (4.22%) REST
19 421 (3.53%) SOAP
20 385 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2217 (18.61%) Mathematics
2 1543 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
3 934 (7.84%) Physics
4 823 (6.91%) Algorithms
5 577 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 543 (4.56%) User Experience
7 491 (4.12%) Hedge funds
8 461 (3.87%) Visualisation
9 455 (3.82%) Statistics
10 366 (3.07%) Data Centre
11 362 (3.04%) Data Structures
12 314 (2.64%) Mobile App
13 310 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
14 268 (2.25%) Fintech
15 175 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
16 169 (1.42%) Derivative
17 128 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 125 (1.05%) Economics
19 123 (1.03%) Client/Server
20 117 (0.98%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2081 (17.46%) Linux
2 1875 (15.74%) Windows
3 864 (7.25%) Unix
4 543 (4.56%) Android
5 485 (4.07%) Apple iOS
6 373 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 111 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 103 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 100 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 97 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 86 (0.72%) CentOS
12 72 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 66 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 59 (0.50%) Solaris
15 50 (0.42%) Debian
16 49 (0.41%) Windows XP
17 45 (0.38%) Ubuntu
18 44 (0.37%) Mac OS X
19 41 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
20 31 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3758 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
2 2944 (24.71%) Software Engineering
3 1657 (13.91%) OO
4 1354 (11.36%) TDD
5 1236 (10.37%) MVC
6 1219 (10.23%) Scrum
7 1068 (8.96%) Analytics
8 1059 (8.89%) Web Development
9 885 (7.43%) SDLC
10 807 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
11 783 (6.57%) OOP
12 712 (5.98%) Project Management
13 696 (5.84%) Machine Learning
14 675 (5.66%) Multithreading
15 671 (5.63%) Unit Testing
16 613 (5.14%) E-Commerce
17 611 (5.13%) Open Source
18 544 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
19 489 (4.10%) SOA
20 482 (4.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3592 (30.14%) Java
2 3487 (29.26%) SQL
3 3041 (25.52%) C#
4 2881 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 2152 (18.06%) C++
6 2001 (16.79%) Python
7 861 (7.23%) PHP
8 848 (7.12%) C
9 558 (4.68%) Ruby
10 436 (3.66%) Scala
11 423 (3.55%) Perl
12 335 (2.81%) VB.NET
13 321 (2.69%) R
13 321 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 244 (2.05%) PL/SQL
15 236 (1.98%) VB
16 222 (1.86%) Objective-C
17 205 (1.72%) Bash Shell
17 205 (1.72%) MATLAB
18 201 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9316 (78.18%) Degree
2 598 (5.02%) PhD
3 348 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 297 (2.49%) CISSP
5 267 (2.24%) ISEB
6 227 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 212 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 170 (1.43%) CISM
9 162 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
10 149 (1.25%) CISA
11 141 (1.18%) PMI Certification
12 139 (1.17%) ISTQB
13 124 (1.04%) PMP
14 112 (0.94%) CCNA
15 84 (0.70%) CEH
16 74 (0.62%) DV Cleared
17 72 (0.60%) MCSE
18 58 (0.49%) HND
19 57 (0.48%) CCNP
19 57 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 860 (7.22%) QA
2 201 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 126 (1.06%) SLA
4 115 (0.97%) Data Quality
5 104 (0.87%) COBIT
6 103 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 51 (0.43%) ISO 9001
8 34 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 30 (0.25%) COSO
10 23 (0.19%) ISO27005
11 21 (0.18%) ISO27002
12 19 (0.16%) HL7
13 15 (0.13%) MiFID
14 14 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 12 (0.10%) JSP 440
15 12 (0.10%) RMADS
16 11 (0.092%) SDET
17 10 (0.084%) EMIR
17 10 (0.084%) ISO15022
17 10 (0.084%) ISO20022
System Software
1 361 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 345 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 209 (1.75%) Docker
4 120 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 87 (0.73%) Firmware
6 63 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 51 (0.43%) XenApp
8 38 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 33 (0.28%) HDFS
10 28 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 26 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
12 25 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 24 (0.20%) Snort
13 24 (0.20%) XenServer
14 21 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 21 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 19 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
16 17 (0.14%) vSphere
17 15 (0.13%) Cygwin
17 15 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 208 (1.75%) Puppet
2 157 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (0.92%) Ansible
4 70 (0.59%) SCVMM
5 65 (0.55%) SCCM
6 57 (0.48%) Nagios
7 53 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
8 35 (0.29%) Mesos
9 31 (0.26%) Control-M
10 29 (0.24%) Nessus
11 28 (0.23%) Kibana
12 27 (0.23%) Graphite
13 26 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 25 (0.21%) SCOM
15 24 (0.20%) FortiGate
15 24 (0.20%) SCOrch
16 22 (0.18%) Data Guard
17 21 (0.18%) NetBackup
17 21 (0.18%) Salt
18 20 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1607 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 1208 (10.14%) Oracle
3 451 (3.78%) VMware
4 381 (3.20%) Cisco
5 285 (2.39%) Google
6 244 (2.05%) IBM
7 189 (1.59%) HP
8 188 (1.58%) Citrix
9 153 (1.28%) Juniper
9 153 (1.28%) Tableau
10 146 (1.23%) Adobe
11 143 (1.20%) CheckPoint
12 138 (1.16%) Red Hat
13 136 (1.14%) SAP
14 131 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
15 92 (0.77%) Zend
16 88 (0.74%) NetApp
17 84 (0.70%) Informatica
18 83 (0.70%) EMC
19 79 (0.66%) Sun
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £200000 per annum + Exceptional bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20/30% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday