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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5140 6010 5607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.81% 5.91% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.14% 13.88% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4356 4959 4598
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 £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
36350 43293 42960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.12% 42.59% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29972 35203 33859
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 £28,944 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -1 2600 £57,500 +4.54% 425
South East +1 1036 £41,500 +3.75% 136
East of England 0 489 £42,750 +6.87% 114
South West +14 281 £40,000 +14.28% 48
West Midlands +5 255 £30,000 -14.28% 19
North West -3 212 £38,750 +10.71% 45
East Midlands -14 156 £33,500 +6.34% 24
Yorkshire -20 131 £37,500 +13.63% 22
North East +13 39 £37,953 +16.77% 5
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8440 (78.25%) Degree
2 3412 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
3 3195 (29.62%) Java
4 3103 (28.77%) SQL
5 2801 (25.97%) C#
6 2641 (24.49%) Finance
7 2632 (24.40%) Software Engineering
8 2597 (24.08%) JavaScript
9 2382 (22.08%) .NET
10 2220 (20.58%) HTML
11 2048 (18.99%) Mathematics
12 1884 (17.47%) Linux
13 1872 (17.36%) Python
14 1869 (17.33%) C++
15 1832 (16.98%) CSS
16 1809 (16.77%) SQL Server
17 1649 (15.29%) Windows
18 1522 (14.11%) OO
19 1421 (13.17%) Microsoft
20 1347 (12.49%) Analytical Skills
21 1257 (11.65%) ASP.NET
22 1216 (11.27%) TDD
23 1164 (10.79%) MVC
24 1106 (10.25%) Scrum
25 1046 (9.70%) jQuery
26 1043 (9.67%) AngularJS
27 1034 (9.59%) Web Development
28 1029 (9.54%) Web Services
29 1023 (9.48%) Oracle
30 959 (8.89%) 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
1 322 (2.99%) IIS
2 295 (2.74%) Apache
3 270 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 216 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 202 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 158 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 149 (1.38%) CMS
8 140 (1.30%) JBoss
9 138 (1.28%) SAS
10 131 (1.21%) MS Exchange
11 104 (0.96%) Confluence
12 103 (0.95%) WebSphere
13 92 (0.85%) WebLogic
14 90 (0.83%) Apache Solr
15 64 (0.59%) Apache Pig
16 54 (0.50%) nginx
17 53 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
18 49 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
19 47 (0.44%) Drupal
20 46 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 790 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 261 (2.42%) MS Office
3 88 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 88 (0.82%) SPSS
4 84 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 50 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 39 (0.36%) MS Project
7 27 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 20 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 18 (0.17%) Fireworks
11 11 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
12 8 (0.074%) Casewise Modeler
13 6 (0.056%) Mathematica
14 5 (0.046%) Simulink
14 5 (0.046%) Stata
15 4 (0.037%) InfoPath
16 3 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
16 3 (0.028%) CINEMA 4D
16 3 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 45 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (0.33%) Magento
4 27 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
4 27 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 24 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 17 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 17 (0.16%) SAP BPC
7 17 (0.16%) Sentinel
8 14 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (0.10%) SAP CRM
10 10 (0.093%) Infor CRM
10 10 (0.093%) Markit EDM
10 10 (0.093%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (0.083%) ReMetrica
12 8 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
12 8 (0.074%) Summit
13 6 (0.056%) Eagle PACE
13 6 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 647 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 336 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 311 (2.88%) SaaS
4 212 (1.97%) GitHub
5 162 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 143 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 121 (1.12%) PaaS
8 96 (0.89%) IaaS
9 74 (0.69%) Google Analytics
10 71 (0.66%) Office 365
11 51 (0.47%) Amazon S3
12 46 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 37 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
14 31 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 27 (0.25%) Force.com
15 27 (0.25%) Heroku
16 25 (0.23%) iTunes
17 21 (0.19%) Route 53
18 15 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
19 13 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 429 (3.98%) Firewall
2 414 (3.84%) Internet
3 320 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 240 (2.23%) Network Security
5 211 (1.96%) HTTP
6 204 (1.89%) DNS
7 156 (1.45%) WAN
8 129 (1.20%) LAN
9 126 (1.17%) VPN
10 124 (1.15%) SAN
11 98 (0.91%) Wireless
12 92 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
12 92 (0.85%) LDAP
13 91 (0.84%) VoIP
14 87 (0.81%) SMTP
15 82 (0.76%) DHCP
16 71 (0.66%) SSL
17 56 (0.52%) FTP
18 52 (0.48%) Wireshark
19 50 (0.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1809 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 779 (7.22%) MySQL
3 716 (6.64%) Big Data
4 704 (6.53%) Relational Database
5 570 (5.28%) NoSQL
6 387 (3.59%) MongoDB
7 363 (3.37%) Hadoop
8 265 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
9 262 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
10 234 (2.17%) Data Mining
11 227 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 216 (2.00%) Oracle Database
13 215 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 213 (1.97%) RDBMS
15 204 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
16 196 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 160 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
18 129 (1.20%) Apache Hive
19 105 (0.97%) DB2
20 103 (0.95%) GIS
Development Applications
1 927 (8.59%) Git (software)
2 397 (3.68%) Visual Studio
3 378 (3.50%) JIRA
4 371 (3.44%) Jenkins
5 327 (3.03%) Selenium
6 297 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 255 (2.36%) Subversion
8 238 (2.21%) Maven
9 222 (2.06%) NUnit
10 167 (1.55%) JUnit
11 157 (1.46%) TeamCity
12 146 (1.35%) gulp
13 137 (1.27%) Cucumber
14 125 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
15 116 (1.08%) Grunt
16 109 (1.01%) MSTest
17 106 (0.98%) Moq
18 100 (0.93%) WebDriver
19 99 (0.92%) Ant
20 90 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 2641 (24.49%) Finance
2 610 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 558 (5.17%) Banking
4 515 (4.77%) Marketing
5 463 (4.29%) Games
6 458 (4.25%) Retail
7 222 (2.06%) Front Office
8 217 (2.01%) Publishing
9 195 (1.81%) Electronics
10 175 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 172 (1.59%) Advertising
12 130 (1.21%) Investment Banking
13 125 (1.16%) Back Office
14 120 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 119 (1.10%) Aerospace
16 117 (1.08%) Automotive
17 116 (1.08%) Financial Institution
18 104 (0.96%) German Language
19 102 (0.95%) Legal
20 99 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 5261 (48.78%) Developer
2 1260 (11.68%) Graduate
3 1215 (11.26%) Java Developer
4 1126 (10.44%) C# Developer
5 1053 (9.76%) .NET Developer
6 949 (8.80%) Analyst
7 914 (8.47%) Software Developer
8 879 (8.15%) Software Engineer
9 752 (6.97%) Junior
10 747 (6.93%) Senior Developer
11 725 (6.72%) Graduate Developer
12 666 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 590 (5.47%) Junior Developer
14 488 (4.52%) Architect
15 447 (4.14%) C++ Developer
16 446 (4.13%) SQL Developer
17 443 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
18 390 (3.62%) Consultant
19 357 (3.31%) Web Developer
20 302 (2.80%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2382 (22.08%) .NET
2 2220 (20.58%) HTML
3 1832 (16.98%) CSS
4 1257 (11.65%) ASP.NET
5 1046 (9.70%) jQuery
6 1043 (9.67%) AngularJS
7 1029 (9.54%) Web Services
8 959 (8.89%) HTML5
9 756 (7.01%) XML
10 639 (5.92%) CSS3
11 591 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 544 (5.04%) Spring
13 537 (4.98%) Node.js
14 523 (4.85%) .NET Framework
15 495 (4.59%) REST
16 488 (4.52%) WCF
17 467 (4.33%) RESTful
18 419 (3.88%) WPF
19 418 (3.88%) React
20 377 (3.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2048 (18.99%) Mathematics
2 1347 (12.49%) Analytical Skills
3 871 (8.08%) Physics
4 814 (7.55%) Algorithms
5 550 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 543 (5.03%) User Experience
7 443 (4.11%) Statistics
8 397 (3.68%) Visualisation
9 381 (3.53%) Hedge funds
10 376 (3.49%) Data Structures
11 361 (3.35%) Data Centre
12 308 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
13 293 (2.72%) Fintech
14 292 (2.71%) Mobile App
15 173 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
16 162 (1.50%) Derivative
17 136 (1.26%) Economics
18 111 (1.03%) Client/Server
19 109 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 105 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1884 (17.47%) Linux
2 1649 (15.29%) Windows
3 779 (7.22%) Unix
4 401 (3.72%) Android
5 388 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 341 (3.16%) Windows Server
7 120 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 117 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 116 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 101 (0.94%) Windows 8
11 87 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 85 (0.79%) CentOS
13 70 (0.65%) Windows 10
14 60 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 60 (0.56%) Windows XP
15 43 (0.40%) Ubuntu
16 36 (0.33%) Solaris
17 35 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
18 31 (0.29%) Debian
19 29 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3412 (31.63%) Agile Software Development
2 2632 (24.40%) Software Engineering
3 1522 (14.11%) OO
4 1216 (11.27%) TDD
5 1164 (10.79%) MVC
6 1106 (10.25%) Scrum
7 1034 (9.59%) Web Development
8 955 (8.85%) Analytics
9 796 (7.38%) SDLC
10 769 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
11 722 (6.69%) OOP
12 655 (6.07%) Machine Learning
13 634 (5.88%) Project Management
14 618 (5.73%) Multithreading
15 561 (5.20%) Unit Testing
16 509 (4.72%) E-Commerce
17 490 (4.54%) Open Source
18 481 (4.46%) ITIL
19 474 (4.39%) Front End Development
20 447 (4.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3195 (29.62%) Java
2 3103 (28.77%) SQL
3 2801 (25.97%) C#
4 2597 (24.08%) JavaScript
5 1872 (17.36%) Python
6 1869 (17.33%) C++
7 828 (7.68%) C
8 798 (7.40%) PHP
9 448 (4.15%) Ruby
10 446 (4.13%) Scala
11 354 (3.28%) Perl
12 333 (3.09%) R
13 293 (2.72%) T-SQL
14 286 (2.65%) VB.NET
15 230 (2.13%) PowerShell
16 214 (1.98%) Objective-C
17 211 (1.96%) Bash Shell
18 206 (1.91%) VB
19 186 (1.72%) PL/SQL
20 179 (1.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8440 (78.25%) Degree
2 588 (5.45%) PhD
3 308 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 264 (2.45%) CISSP
5 244 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 242 (2.24%) ISEB
7 183 (1.70%) SC Cleared
8 180 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
9 156 (1.45%) CISM
10 150 (1.39%) ISTQB
11 139 (1.29%) CISA
12 135 (1.25%) CCNA
13 121 (1.12%) PMP
14 119 (1.10%) PMI Certification
15 90 (0.83%) CEH
16 89 (0.83%) DV Cleared
17 87 (0.81%) MCSE
18 62 (0.57%) CCNP
18 62 (0.57%) MCP
19 50 (0.46%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 678 (6.29%) QA
2 210 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 133 (1.23%) SLA
4 125 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 108 (1.00%) COBIT
6 97 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 51 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 30 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 19 (0.18%) ISO27005
10 16 (0.15%) ISO27002
11 15 (0.14%) HL7
12 14 (0.13%) COSO
12 14 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 14 (0.13%) MiFID
13 12 (0.11%) SDET
14 11 (0.10%) RMADS
14 11 (0.10%) WCAG
15 10 (0.093%) PA-DSS
16 9 (0.083%) JSP 440
17 8 (0.074%) GxP
System Software
1 358 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 325 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (1.72%) Docker
4 131 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
5 72 (0.67%) Firmware
6 62 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 39 (0.36%) XenApp
8 34 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
9 28 (0.26%) VMware ESX
9 28 (0.26%) XenServer
10 25 (0.23%) vSphere
11 24 (0.22%) HDFS
11 24 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 24 (0.22%) NFS
12 23 (0.21%) Snort
13 19 (0.18%) IMail Server
14 17 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 17 (0.16%) Xen
15 16 (0.15%) XenDesktop
16 15 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 194 (1.80%) Puppet
2 176 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 124 (1.15%) Ansible
4 80 (0.74%) SCVMM
5 61 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 61 (0.57%) SCCM
6 56 (0.52%) Nagios
7 43 (0.40%) Nessus
8 38 (0.35%) FortiGate
9 32 (0.30%) Kibana
10 30 (0.28%) Control-M
11 24 (0.22%) Nmap
11 24 (0.22%) Salt
11 24 (0.22%) SCOrch
12 22 (0.20%) Packer
13 20 (0.19%) Backup Exec
13 20 (0.19%) Graphite
13 20 (0.19%) vRealize
14 18 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
14 18 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1421 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 1023 (9.48%) Oracle
3 423 (3.92%) VMware
4 378 (3.50%) Cisco
5 266 (2.47%) Google
6 250 (2.32%) IBM
7 200 (1.85%) HP
8 176 (1.63%) Citrix
9 166 (1.54%) Juniper
10 158 (1.46%) CheckPoint
11 137 (1.27%) Red Hat
12 123 (1.14%) Tableau
13 118 (1.09%) SAP
14 113 (1.05%) Adobe
15 107 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
16 91 (0.84%) EMC
17 87 (0.81%) Zend
18 84 (0.78%) Sybase
19 80 (0.74%) NetApp
20 71 (0.66%) BMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: pension + Medical + Holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Company Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership,
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Medical, Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38K +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Superb base with commission and ben
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £39,324 to £46,924 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago