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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
UK / England
Rank 33 31 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4875 6015 4542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.19% 6.55% 4.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.17% 15.34% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4052 4958 3730
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
32138 39211 39222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.78% 42.67% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26360 31926 32017
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 £30,000 £28,000
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 0 2391 £60,000 +9.09% 422
South East -2 974 £42,500 +6.25% 126
East of England 0 492 £38,250 -4.37% 98
North West +32 295 £39,000 +4.00% 51
South West -3 273 £40,000 +14.28% 44
East Midlands 0 160 £37,500 -1.31% 24
West Midlands -12 153 £34,000 -2.85% 26
Yorkshire -22 132 £40,000 +14.28% 25
North East +9 26 £26,750 -28.66% 5
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 7637 (76.58%) Degree
2 3070 (30.78%) Java
3 3046 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2779 (27.87%) SQL
5 2571 (25.78%) C#
6 2490 (24.97%) Software Engineering
7 2411 (24.18%) JavaScript
8 2369 (23.75%) Finance
9 2037 (20.43%) .NET
10 1987 (19.92%) HTML
11 1984 (19.89%) Mathematics
12 1790 (17.95%) C++
13 1762 (17.67%) Python
14 1690 (16.95%) CSS
15 1629 (16.33%) Linux
16 1533 (15.37%) SQL Server
17 1386 (13.90%) OO
18 1283 (12.86%) Windows
19 1240 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
20 1223 (12.26%) Microsoft
21 1056 (10.59%) ASP.NET
22 1048 (10.51%) TDD
23 1015 (10.18%) AngularJS
24 988 (9.91%) Scrum
25 972 (9.75%) Web Development
26 951 (9.54%) Physics
27 936 (9.39%) Oracle
28 915 (9.17%) MVC
29 866 (8.68%) C
30 824 (8.26%) SDLC

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
1 315 (3.16%) Apache Spark
2 276 (2.77%) Apache
3 189 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 176 (1.76%) IIS
5 169 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 156 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 152 (1.52%) CMS
8 111 (1.11%) JBoss
9 107 (1.07%) MS Exchange
10 106 (1.06%) SAS
11 104 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 103 (1.03%) Confluence
13 94 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 83 (0.83%) WebLogic
15 58 (0.58%) Drupal
16 56 (0.56%) Apache Pig
16 56 (0.56%) OpenStack
17 54 (0.54%) Apache Solr
18 53 (0.53%) Jetty
19 51 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 756 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 220 (2.21%) MS Office
3 72 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 71 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 56 (0.56%) SPSS
6 45 (0.45%) MS Project
7 40 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 18 (0.18%) Stata
9 15 (0.15%) Fireworks
10 12 (0.12%) Casewise Modeler
11 10 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 7 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.070%) InfoPath
13 6 (0.060%) Simulink
14 5 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.040%) SOLIDWORKS
16 3 (0.030%) CATIA
16 3 (0.030%) Chatbot
16 3 (0.030%) InDesign
17 2 (0.020%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 47 (0.47%) Magento
2 37 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 32 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 20 (0.20%) Sentinel
7 19 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (0.12%) SAP BPC
9 11 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
9 11 (0.11%) SAP CRM
10 10 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 8 (0.080%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (0.080%) SAP HR
12 7 (0.070%) Endur
12 7 (0.070%) Payment Gateway
13 6 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
13 6 (0.060%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 5 (0.050%) Oracle Financials
14 5 (0.050%) SAP ERP
14 5 (0.050%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 605 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 430 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 364 (3.65%) SaaS
4 233 (2.34%) GitHub
5 167 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 151 (1.51%) PaaS
7 137 (1.37%) IaaS
8 106 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 62 (0.62%) Office 365
10 54 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 35 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 28 (0.28%) Amazon S3
13 22 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (0.22%) Google Play
14 17 (0.17%) Google App Engine
14 17 (0.17%) Heroku
14 17 (0.17%) Yammer
15 14 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
15 14 (0.14%) Slack
16 12 (0.12%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 429 (4.30%) Firewall
2 303 (3.04%) Internet
3 272 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 216 (2.17%) HTTP
5 192 (1.93%) DNS
6 183 (1.83%) Network Security
7 154 (1.54%) WAN
8 134 (1.34%) LAN
9 119 (1.19%) VPN
10 115 (1.15%) SAN
11 110 (1.10%) Wireless
12 96 (0.96%) LDAP
13 94 (0.94%) OSPF
14 83 (0.83%) SSL
15 82 (0.82%) VoIP
16 81 (0.81%) DHCP
17 71 (0.71%) MPLS
18 70 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
19 66 (0.66%) Ethernet
20 64 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1533 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 759 (7.61%) MySQL
3 637 (6.39%) Big Data
4 607 (6.09%) Relational Database
5 596 (5.98%) NoSQL
6 386 (3.87%) MongoDB
7 308 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 221 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 220 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 205 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 201 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 188 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
13 167 (1.67%) Oracle Database
14 163 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 163 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 136 (1.36%) Data Mining
16 130 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
17 99 (0.99%) Apache Hive
18 92 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
19 85 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 794 (7.96%) Git (software)
2 383 (3.84%) Jenkins
3 373 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 326 (3.27%) JIRA
5 301 (3.02%) Selenium
6 257 (2.58%) Subversion
7 237 (2.38%) Maven
8 207 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 165 (1.65%) JUnit
10 163 (1.63%) NUnit
11 154 (1.54%) TeamCity
12 140 (1.40%) gulp
13 138 (1.38%) Grunt
14 114 (1.14%) Cucumber
15 113 (1.13%) Gradle
16 97 (0.97%) Ant
16 97 (0.97%) Eclipse
17 94 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
18 93 (0.93%) MSTest
19 88 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 2369 (23.75%) Finance
2 760 (7.62%) Banking
3 490 (4.91%) Telecoms
4 451 (4.52%) Marketing
5 346 (3.47%) Games
6 303 (3.04%) Retail
7 216 (2.17%) Front Office
8 210 (2.11%) Publishing
9 193 (1.94%) Advertising
10 185 (1.86%) Manufacturing
11 179 (1.79%) Electronics
11 179 (1.79%) Investment Banking
12 149 (1.49%) Automotive
13 127 (1.27%) Legal
14 124 (1.24%) Back Office
14 124 (1.24%) Financial Institution
15 100 (1.00%) German Language
16 95 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
17 81 (0.81%) French Language
18 78 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 4823 (48.36%) Developer
2 1169 (11.72%) Graduate
3 1136 (11.39%) Java Developer
4 960 (9.63%) C# Developer
5 893 (8.95%) .NET Developer
6 854 (8.56%) Software Engineer
7 824 (8.26%) Software Developer
8 785 (7.87%) Junior
9 781 (7.83%) Analyst
10 671 (6.73%) Graduate Developer
11 641 (6.43%) Senior Developer
12 613 (6.15%) Junior Developer
13 593 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
14 546 (5.47%) Architect
15 422 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
16 400 (4.01%) C++ Developer
17 376 (3.77%) Consultant
18 356 (3.57%) SQL Developer
19 313 (3.14%) Web Developer
20 272 (2.73%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2037 (20.43%) .NET
2 1987 (19.92%) HTML
3 1690 (16.95%) CSS
4 1056 (10.59%) ASP.NET
5 1015 (10.18%) AngularJS
6 822 (8.24%) Web Services
7 815 (8.17%) jQuery
8 767 (7.69%) HTML5
9 702 (7.04%) XML
10 498 (4.99%) Node.js
11 465 (4.66%) REST
12 452 (4.53%) Spring
13 450 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 450 (4.51%) CSS3
14 439 (4.40%) .NET Framework
15 417 (4.18%) React
16 379 (3.80%) WCF
17 358 (3.59%) RESTful
17 358 (3.59%) WPF
18 328 (3.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1984 (19.89%) Mathematics
2 1240 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
3 951 (9.54%) Physics
4 817 (8.19%) Algorithms
5 535 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 426 (4.27%) User Experience
7 420 (4.21%) Data Structures
8 376 (3.77%) Statistics
9 364 (3.65%) Data Centre
10 361 (3.62%) Fintech
11 350 (3.51%) Hedge funds
12 331 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
12 331 (3.32%) Visualisation
13 284 (2.85%) Mobile App
14 138 (1.38%) Artificial Intelligence
15 125 (1.25%) Derivative
16 123 (1.23%) Economics
17 121 (1.21%) Client/Server
18 100 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
19 93 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1629 (16.33%) Linux
2 1283 (12.86%) Windows
3 694 (6.96%) Unix
4 367 (3.68%) Android
5 322 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 237 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 103 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 97 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 80 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 77 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 76 (0.76%) CentOS
12 67 (0.67%) Windows 10
13 65 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 64 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 55 (0.55%) Solaris
16 38 (0.38%) Ubuntu
17 35 (0.35%) Windows XP
18 34 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
18 34 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
19 23 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3046 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 2490 (24.97%) Software Engineering
3 1386 (13.90%) OO
4 1048 (10.51%) TDD
5 988 (9.91%) Scrum
6 972 (9.75%) Web Development
7 915 (9.17%) MVC
8 824 (8.26%) SDLC
9 745 (7.47%) Analytics
10 744 (7.46%) OOP
11 670 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
12 611 (6.13%) Project Management
13 594 (5.96%) Multithreading
14 556 (5.58%) ITIL
15 549 (5.50%) Machine Learning
16 532 (5.33%) E-Commerce
17 495 (4.96%) Mentoring
18 491 (4.92%) Front End Development
19 483 (4.84%) Open Source
20 462 (4.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3070 (30.78%) Java
2 2779 (27.87%) SQL
3 2571 (25.78%) C#
4 2411 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 1790 (17.95%) C++
6 1762 (17.67%) Python
7 866 (8.68%) C
8 802 (8.04%) PHP
9 470 (4.71%) Scala
10 374 (3.75%) R
11 361 (3.62%) Ruby
12 355 (3.56%) Perl
13 261 (2.62%) T-SQL
14 223 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 216 (2.17%) PowerShell
16 198 (1.99%) MATLAB
17 170 (1.70%) Objective-C
17 170 (1.70%) VB.NET
18 164 (1.64%) VB
19 146 (1.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7637 (76.58%) Degree
2 561 (5.63%) PhD
3 295 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 213 (2.14%) CISSP
5 209 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
6 208 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 168 (1.68%) ISEB
8 160 (1.60%) CISM
9 123 (1.23%) SC Cleared
10 122 (1.22%) CCNA
11 119 (1.19%) CISA
11 119 (1.19%) ISTQB
12 115 (1.15%) CCNP
12 115 (1.15%) PMI Certification
13 103 (1.03%) PMP
14 89 (0.89%) DV Cleared
15 79 (0.79%) CEH
15 79 (0.79%) MCSE
16 75 (0.75%) Postgraduate
17 64 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 563 (5.65%) QA
2 157 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 125 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 113 (1.13%) SLA
5 97 (0.97%) Data Quality
6 65 (0.65%) COBIT
7 38 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 15 (0.15%) MiFID
9 15 (0.15%) SDET
10 14 (0.14%) MISRA
11 13 (0.13%) GxP
12 12 (0.12%) JTAG
13 10 (0.10%) PA-DSS
14 9 (0.090%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 9 (0.090%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 8 (0.080%) HL7
15 8 (0.080%) ISO 9001
15 8 (0.080%) ISO22301
16 7 (0.070%) HIPAA
System Software
1 295 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 261 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (1.78%) Docker
4 119 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 70 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 65 (0.65%) Firmware
7 46 (0.46%) vSphere
8 38 (0.38%) NFS
9 33 (0.33%) HDFS
10 24 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 24 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
11 22 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (0.18%) VMware ESX
12 18 (0.18%) Xen
13 17 (0.17%) Apache Flume
14 16 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 13 (0.13%) KVM
15 13 (0.13%) LXC
15 13 (0.13%) Snort
16 12 (0.12%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 156 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 152 (1.52%) Puppet
3 125 (1.25%) Ansible
4 76 (0.76%) SCVMM
5 71 (0.71%) Nagios
6 56 (0.56%) Kibana
7 53 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
8 37 (0.37%) Nessus
9 36 (0.36%) SCCM
10 33 (0.33%) SCOM
11 32 (0.32%) Nmap
12 28 (0.28%) Salt
13 24 (0.24%) Kubernetes
14 23 (0.23%) Backup Exec
14 23 (0.23%) Control-M
15 22 (0.22%) Graphite
16 21 (0.21%) FortiGate
16 21 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
17 20 (0.20%) NetBackup
18 19 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 1223 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 936 (9.39%) Oracle
3 385 (3.86%) Cisco
4 327 (3.28%) VMware
5 217 (2.18%) Google
5 217 (2.18%) HP
6 199 (2.00%) IBM
7 181 (1.81%) CheckPoint
8 166 (1.66%) SAP
9 156 (1.56%) Juniper
10 132 (1.32%) Citrix
11 123 (1.23%) Red Hat
12 106 (1.06%) EMC
13 96 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
14 82 (0.82%) Sybase
15 76 (0.76%) Zend
16 74 (0.74%) Fortinet
17 73 (0.73%) Tableau
18 68 (0.68%) NetApp
19 66 (0.66%) BMC
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + personal development, flexi working
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £34000 - £34001 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits package & full training.
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benifits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago