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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5677 5896 6684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.19% 5.69% 6.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.82% 13.75% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4876 4751 5562
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
38309 42891 45916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.74% 41.38% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31789 34369 36876
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +3 2715 £55,000 +4.76% 360
South East +9 1355 £40,000 -5.88% 139
East of England +11 538 £42,500 +6.25% 68
South West -1 276 £45,000 +32.35% 37
North West +35 275 £37,500 - 37
West Midlands -9 248 £32,500 - 16
East Midlands +11 176 £33,500 -4.28% 16
Yorkshire +26 148 £40,000 +23.07% 23
North East -19 19 £32,000 -11.72% 15
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 9385 (78.23%) Degree
2 3799 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3645 (30.39%) Java
4 3531 (29.43%) SQL
5 3053 (25.45%) C#
6 3014 (25.13%) Finance
7 2996 (24.97%) Software Engineering
8 2877 (23.98%) JavaScript
9 2601 (21.68%) .NET
10 2525 (21.05%) HTML
11 2250 (18.76%) Mathematics
12 2201 (18.35%) C++
13 2142 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 2116 (17.64%) CSS
15 2099 (17.50%) Linux
16 1986 (16.56%) Python
17 1901 (15.85%) Windows
18 1701 (14.18%) OO
19 1615 (13.46%) Microsoft
20 1565 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
21 1359 (11.33%) TDD
22 1244 (10.37%) ASP.NET
23 1217 (10.15%) MVC
24 1212 (10.10%) Oracle
25 1196 (9.97%) Web Services
26 1188 (9.90%) Scrum
27 1124 (9.37%) jQuery
28 1113 (9.28%) HTML5
29 1070 (8.92%) Analytics
30 1052 (8.77%) Git (software)

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
1 401 (3.34%) Apache
2 344 (2.87%) IIS
3 316 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 247 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 222 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 176 (1.47%) JBoss
7 170 (1.42%) CMS
8 165 (1.38%) SharePoint
9 134 (1.12%) SAS
10 121 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 119 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 111 (0.93%) WebLogic
13 91 (0.76%) Confluence
14 78 (0.65%) Apache Solr
15 71 (0.59%) nginx
16 69 (0.58%) Apache Pig
17 56 (0.47%) Drupal
18 49 (0.41%) WordPress
19 48 (0.40%) Joomla!
20 42 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 863 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 301 (2.51%) MS Office
3 108 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 94 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 77 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 70 (0.58%) SPSS
7 53 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 46 (0.38%) MS Project
9 33 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 33 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
10 24 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
11 16 (0.13%) Gliffy
12 15 (0.13%) Mathematica
13 10 (0.083%) Acrobat
14 9 (0.075%) XMetaL
15 8 (0.067%) FrameMaker
16 7 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
16 7 (0.058%) Adobe Captivate
17 6 (0.050%) Fireworks
17 6 (0.050%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 67 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.42%) Magento
3 41 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
5 30 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 28 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 27 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
8 19 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
8 19 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
9 17 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
10 15 (0.13%) Markit EDM
11 14 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 14 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
12 13 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
13 12 (0.10%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
13 12 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
14 11 (0.092%) Infor CRM
14 11 (0.092%) SAP ERP
14 11 (0.092%) Summit
15 10 (0.083%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 632 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
2 325 (2.71%) SaaS
3 272 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 217 (1.81%) GitHub
5 189 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 131 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 94 (0.78%) Google Analytics
8 92 (0.77%) PaaS
9 84 (0.70%) IaaS
10 64 (0.53%) Office 365
11 46 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 45 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
13 39 (0.33%) Force.com
14 37 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
15 19 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
15 19 (0.16%) Google Play
16 18 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
16 18 (0.15%) Heroku
17 16 (0.13%) Google App Engine
17 16 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 427 (3.56%) Internet
2 353 (2.94%) Firewall
3 323 (2.69%) TCP/IP
4 209 (1.74%) DNS
5 183 (1.53%) HTTP
6 180 (1.50%) Network Security
7 146 (1.22%) LAN
8 144 (1.20%) WAN
9 138 (1.15%) SAN
10 115 (0.96%) VPN
11 111 (0.93%) Wireless
12 99 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
13 97 (0.81%) LDAP
14 94 (0.78%) SMTP
15 82 (0.68%) DHCP
15 82 (0.68%) VoIP
16 81 (0.68%) SSL
17 66 (0.55%) NAS
18 58 (0.48%) MPLS
19 54 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2142 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 874 (7.29%) MySQL
3 865 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 750 (6.25%) Big Data
5 587 (4.89%) NoSQL
6 448 (3.73%) Hadoop
7 382 (3.18%) MongoDB
8 340 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 290 (2.42%) Oracle Database
10 289 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
11 279 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 268 (2.23%) Data Mining
13 249 (2.08%) RDBMS
14 237 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 189 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 187 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
17 157 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
18 151 (1.26%) DB2
19 148 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 142 (1.18%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1052 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 479 (3.99%) Visual Studio
3 394 (3.28%) Subversion
4 391 (3.26%) Jenkins
5 379 (3.16%) JIRA
6 377 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 321 (2.68%) Selenium
8 312 (2.60%) Maven
9 244 (2.03%) NUnit
10 192 (1.60%) JUnit
11 146 (1.22%) TeamCity
12 143 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 143 (1.19%) Eclipse
13 133 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
14 124 (1.03%) gulp
15 110 (0.92%) Moq
16 108 (0.90%) Ant
17 99 (0.83%) MSTest
18 91 (0.76%) Gradle
19 89 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 3014 (25.13%) Finance
2 738 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 571 (4.76%) Marketing
4 559 (4.66%) Banking
5 505 (4.21%) Games
6 465 (3.88%) Retail
7 319 (2.66%) Front Office
8 271 (2.26%) Advertising
9 252 (2.10%) Electronics
10 175 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 169 (1.41%) Publishing
12 156 (1.30%) Financial Institution
13 126 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
14 119 (0.99%) Legal
15 116 (0.97%) Back Office
16 114 (0.95%) Investment Banking
17 98 (0.82%) Aerospace
18 92 (0.77%) French Language
19 88 (0.73%) Automotive
20 85 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5861 (48.86%) Developer
2 1397 (11.65%) Java Developer
3 1265 (10.55%) C# Developer
4 1247 (10.40%) Graduate
5 1120 (9.34%) Analyst
6 1082 (9.02%) .NET Developer
7 1008 (8.40%) Software Engineer
8 895 (7.46%) Junior
9 882 (7.35%) Software Developer
10 849 (7.08%) Senior Developer
11 746 (6.22%) Graduate Developer
12 672 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
13 649 (5.41%) Junior Developer
14 520 (4.33%) SQL Developer
15 499 (4.16%) C++ Developer
16 494 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
17 473 (3.94%) Architect
18 465 (3.88%) Consultant
19 398 (3.32%) Web Developer
20 375 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2601 (21.68%) .NET
2 2525 (21.05%) HTML
3 2116 (17.64%) CSS
4 1244 (10.37%) ASP.NET
5 1196 (9.97%) Web Services
6 1124 (9.37%) jQuery
7 1113 (9.28%) HTML5
8 1027 (8.56%) AngularJS
9 948 (7.90%) XML
10 703 (5.86%) Spring
11 690 (5.75%) CSS3
12 603 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 566 (4.72%) WCF
14 546 (4.55%) Node.js
15 531 (4.43%) .NET Framework
16 530 (4.42%) WPF
17 488 (4.07%) RESTful
18 478 (3.98%) REST
19 424 (3.53%) SOAP
20 400 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2250 (18.76%) Mathematics
2 1565 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
3 913 (7.61%) Physics
4 846 (7.05%) Algorithms
5 596 (4.97%) Management Information System
6 545 (4.54%) User Experience
7 523 (4.36%) Hedge funds
8 456 (3.80%) Visualisation
9 454 (3.78%) Statistics
10 367 (3.06%) Data Structures
11 348 (2.90%) Data Centre
12 347 (2.89%) Mobile App
13 289 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
14 250 (2.08%) Fintech
15 160 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
16 153 (1.28%) Derivative
17 140 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 130 (1.08%) Equities
19 124 (1.03%) Client/Server
20 123 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2099 (17.50%) Linux
2 1901 (15.85%) Windows
3 834 (6.95%) Unix
4 596 (4.97%) Android
5 528 (4.40%) Apple iOS
6 392 (3.27%) Windows Server
7 107 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 107 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 95 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 91 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 78 (0.65%) CentOS
11 68 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 65 (0.54%) Solaris
13 63 (0.53%) Windows 8
14 57 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 53 (0.44%) Debian
16 51 (0.43%) Windows XP
17 41 (0.34%) Ubuntu
18 34 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
19 32 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3799 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2996 (24.97%) Software Engineering
3 1701 (14.18%) OO
4 1359 (11.33%) TDD
5 1217 (10.15%) MVC
6 1188 (9.90%) Scrum
7 1070 (8.92%) Analytics
8 1044 (8.70%) Web Development
9 872 (7.27%) SDLC
10 820 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
11 788 (6.57%) OOP
12 714 (5.95%) Multithreading
13 700 (5.84%) Project Management
14 690 (5.75%) Unit Testing
15 688 (5.74%) Machine Learning
16 643 (5.36%) E-Commerce
17 609 (5.08%) Open Source
18 599 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
19 471 (3.93%) ITIL
19 471 (3.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3645 (30.39%) Java
2 3531 (29.43%) SQL
3 3053 (25.45%) C#
4 2877 (23.98%) JavaScript
5 2201 (18.35%) C++
6 1986 (16.56%) Python
7 881 (7.34%) PHP
8 854 (7.12%) C
9 546 (4.55%) Ruby
10 422 (3.52%) Scala
11 417 (3.48%) Perl
12 352 (2.93%) VB.NET
13 343 (2.86%) R
14 320 (2.67%) T-SQL
15 267 (2.23%) PL/SQL
16 241 (2.01%) Objective-C
17 237 (1.98%) VB
18 207 (1.73%) MATLAB
19 201 (1.68%) Shell Script
20 196 (1.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9385 (78.23%) Degree
2 588 (4.90%) PhD
3 376 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 290 (2.42%) CISSP
5 257 (2.14%) ISEB
6 228 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 227 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 169 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
9 158 (1.32%) CISM
10 145 (1.21%) PMI Certification
11 143 (1.19%) CISA
12 127 (1.06%) ISTQB
13 108 (0.90%) CCNA
13 108 (0.90%) PMP
14 75 (0.63%) DV Cleared
15 72 (0.60%) CEH
15 72 (0.60%) MCSE
16 65 (0.54%) HND
17 62 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 60 (0.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 887 (7.39%) QA
2 181 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 131 (1.09%) SLA
4 111 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 101 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 97 (0.81%) COBIT
7 57 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 30 (0.25%) COSO
9 27 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 23 (0.19%) ISO27005
11 21 (0.18%) ISO27002
12 19 (0.16%) MiFID
13 17 (0.14%) HL7
14 15 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 15 (0.13%) JSP 440
15 14 (0.12%) ISO15022
15 14 (0.12%) ISO20022
16 11 (0.092%) RMADS
17 10 (0.083%) EMIR
17 10 (0.083%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 352 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 345 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (1.61%) Docker
4 112 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
5 98 (0.82%) Firmware
6 61 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 50 (0.42%) XenApp
8 40 (0.33%) HDFS
9 38 (0.32%) VMware ESX
10 27 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 25 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
12 24 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
13 23 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 22 (0.18%) Cygwin
15 21 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 21 (0.18%) XenServer
16 16 (0.13%) Snort
17 15 (0.13%) Squid
17 15 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 188 (1.57%) Puppet
2 140 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (0.80%) Ansible
4 61 (0.51%) SCVMM
5 58 (0.48%) SCCM
6 55 (0.46%) Nagios
7 44 (0.37%) Mesos
8 41 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
9 29 (0.24%) Control-M
9 29 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
10 28 (0.23%) Data Guard
10 28 (0.23%) Graphite
11 25 (0.21%) SCOM
12 24 (0.20%) Kibana
12 24 (0.20%) NetBackup
13 23 (0.19%) Nessus
14 22 (0.18%) ZABBIX
15 20 (0.17%) Cacti
15 20 (0.17%) SCOrch
16 19 (0.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1615 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 1212 (10.10%) Oracle
3 449 (3.74%) VMware
4 372 (3.10%) Cisco
5 278 (2.32%) Google
6 229 (1.91%) IBM
7 186 (1.55%) Citrix
8 177 (1.48%) Tableau
9 174 (1.45%) HP
10 155 (1.29%) Juniper
11 149 (1.24%) Adobe
12 140 (1.17%) SAP
13 133 (1.11%) CheckPoint
14 130 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
15 124 (1.03%) Red Hat
16 95 (0.79%) Zend
17 86 (0.72%) Informatica
18 82 (0.68%) NetApp
19 79 (0.66%) EMC
20 77 (0.64%) Sun
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nortech Management Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 DoE
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 90k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago