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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
UK / England
Rank 34 31 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4692 6126 4842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.93% 6.48% 4.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.48% 15.87% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3793 5071 4019
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
30304 38601 38482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.32% 40.83% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24567 31231 31052
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -4 2287 £60,000 +9.09% 406
South East -4 894 £40,000 - 130
East of England +4 571 £40,000 - 123
North West +25 287 £37,500 -6.25% 42
South West -17 242 £40,000 +6.66% 45
West Midlands -8 152 £37,500 - 15
East Midlands -14 123 £39,000 +11.42% 17
Yorkshire -26 118 £40,000 +14.28% 26
North East +22 31 £25,000 -37.50% 8
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 7616 (76.98%) Degree
2 3106 (31.40%) Java
3 2978 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
4 2811 (28.41%) SQL
5 2516 (25.43%) JavaScript
6 2510 (25.37%) C#
7 2500 (25.27%) Software Engineering
8 2265 (22.89%) Finance
9 2217 (22.41%) Mathematics
10 2009 (20.31%) HTML
11 1950 (19.71%) .NET
12 1808 (18.28%) C++
13 1793 (18.12%) Python
14 1740 (17.59%) CSS
15 1644 (16.62%) Linux
16 1520 (15.36%) SQL Server
17 1358 (13.73%) OO
18 1295 (13.09%) Microsoft
19 1272 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
20 1242 (12.55%) Windows
21 1074 (10.86%) AngularJS
22 1036 (10.47%) ASP.NET
23 1035 (10.46%) TDD
24 975 (9.86%) Oracle
25 963 (9.73%) Scrum
26 949 (9.59%) Physics
27 940 (9.50%) Web Development
28 931 (9.41%) MVC
29 881 (8.91%) C
30 852 (8.61%) 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
1 332 (3.36%) Apache Spark
2 306 (3.09%) Apache
3 223 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 206 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 164 (1.66%) IIS
6 146 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 126 (1.27%) CMS
8 120 (1.21%) JBoss
9 115 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 107 (1.08%) Confluence
11 103 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 100 (1.01%) SAS
13 94 (0.95%) MS Exchange
14 88 (0.89%) WebLogic
15 68 (0.69%) OpenStack
16 55 (0.56%) Drupal
17 54 (0.55%) nginx
18 51 (0.52%) Apache Pig
19 50 (0.51%) Apache Solr
20 49 (0.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 767 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 228 (2.30%) MS Office
3 79 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 75 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 47 (0.48%) SPSS
6 44 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 41 (0.41%) MS Project
8 15 (0.15%) Stata
9 14 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (0.091%) Casewise Modeler
11 9 (0.091%) Simulink
12 8 (0.081%) Fireworks
13 7 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (0.071%) InfoPath
14 4 (0.040%) Camtasia
14 4 (0.040%) SOLIDWORKS
15 3 (0.030%) CATIA
15 3 (0.030%) InDesign
16 2 (0.020%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 47 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (0.46%) Magento
3 32 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 27 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 15 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 13 (0.13%) Sentinel
9 12 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 11 (0.11%) SAP BPC
11 10 (0.10%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.091%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 7 (0.071%) Endur
13 7 (0.071%) Oracle Cash Management
13 7 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
13 7 (0.071%) SAP HR
14 5 (0.051%) Oracle 11i
14 5 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
14 5 (0.051%) SAP FI
14 5 (0.051%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 699 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 479 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 383 (3.87%) SaaS
4 224 (2.26%) GitHub
5 182 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 135 (1.36%) PaaS
7 131 (1.32%) IaaS
8 110 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 103 (1.04%) Office 365
10 67 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
11 31 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 31 (0.31%) Google Analytics
12 28 (0.28%) Google Play
13 20 (0.20%) Yammer
14 19 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (0.16%) Force.com
16 15 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
16 15 (0.15%) Heroku
17 13 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
18 12 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 391 (3.95%) Firewall
2 278 (2.81%) Internet
3 256 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 222 (2.24%) HTTP
5 200 (2.02%) DNS
6 161 (1.63%) WAN
7 146 (1.48%) LAN
8 137 (1.38%) Network Security
9 129 (1.30%) Wireless
10 116 (1.17%) VPN
11 103 (1.04%) OSPF
12 102 (1.03%) SAN
13 91 (0.92%) LDAP
14 86 (0.87%) Ethernet
15 77 (0.78%) DHCP
15 77 (0.78%) MPLS
16 71 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
16 71 (0.72%) SSL
17 70 (0.71%) VoIP
18 65 (0.66%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1520 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 736 (7.44%) MySQL
3 663 (6.70%) Big Data
4 601 (6.08%) NoSQL
5 579 (5.85%) Relational Database
6 410 (4.14%) MongoDB
7 336 (3.40%) Hadoop
8 206 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 203 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 199 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
11 198 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
12 176 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 172 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 167 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 145 (1.47%) Data Mining
16 144 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
17 122 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
18 97 (0.98%) Apache Hive
19 93 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
20 85 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 814 (8.23%) Git (software)
2 390 (3.94%) Jenkins
3 359 (3.63%) Visual Studio
4 323 (3.26%) JIRA
5 315 (3.18%) Selenium
6 285 (2.88%) Subversion
7 233 (2.36%) Maven
8 202 (2.04%) TeamCity
9 185 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 182 (1.84%) NUnit
11 175 (1.77%) JUnit
12 128 (1.29%) Gradle
12 128 (1.29%) gulp
13 124 (1.25%) Cucumber
14 112 (1.13%) Grunt
15 111 (1.12%) MSTest
16 95 (0.96%) Ant
17 90 (0.91%) Jasmine
18 89 (0.90%) Eclipse
19 85 (0.86%) Moq
General
1 2265 (22.89%) Finance
2 792 (8.01%) Banking
3 520 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 415 (4.19%) Marketing
5 349 (3.53%) Games
6 311 (3.14%) Retail
7 263 (2.66%) Advertising
8 214 (2.16%) Electronics
9 203 (2.05%) Front Office
10 199 (2.01%) Publishing
11 181 (1.83%) Manufacturing
12 175 (1.77%) Investment Banking
13 148 (1.50%) Automotive
14 137 (1.38%) Financial Institution
15 133 (1.34%) Legal
16 118 (1.19%) Back Office
17 98 (0.99%) German Language
18 93 (0.94%) French Language
19 81 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
20 75 (0.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4647 (46.97%) Developer
2 1099 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1086 (10.98%) Graduate
4 855 (8.64%) C# Developer
5 852 (8.61%) Software Engineer
6 834 (8.43%) Junior
7 804 (8.13%) Analyst
8 788 (7.97%) Software Developer
9 772 (7.80%) .NET Developer
10 657 (6.64%) Senior Developer
11 639 (6.46%) Junior Developer
12 612 (6.19%) Graduate Developer
13 520 (5.26%) Architect
14 482 (4.87%) C# .NET Developer
15 423 (4.28%) JavaScript Developer
16 395 (3.99%) Consultant
17 343 (3.47%) Web Developer
18 335 (3.39%) C++ Developer
19 295 (2.98%) SQL Developer
20 277 (2.80%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2009 (20.31%) HTML
2 1950 (19.71%) .NET
3 1740 (17.59%) CSS
4 1074 (10.86%) AngularJS
5 1036 (10.47%) ASP.NET
6 822 (8.31%) jQuery
6 822 (8.31%) Web Services
7 761 (7.69%) HTML5
8 717 (7.25%) XML
9 497 (5.02%) Node.js
10 475 (4.80%) Spring
11 470 (4.75%) REST
12 455 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 434 (4.39%) CSS3
14 431 (4.36%) React
15 421 (4.26%) .NET Framework
16 382 (3.86%) WCF
17 373 (3.77%) WPF
18 345 (3.49%) JSON
19 337 (3.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1272 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 797 (8.06%) Algorithms
3 548 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 429 (4.34%) User Experience
5 386 (3.90%) Data Structures
6 379 (3.83%) Fintech
7 338 (3.42%) Data Centre
8 325 (3.29%) Hedge funds
9 321 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
10 294 (2.97%) Mobile App
11 141 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 99 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 95 (0.96%) Virtual Team
14 92 (0.93%) Derivative
14 92 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
15 86 (0.87%) iPad
16 82 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
16 82 (0.83%) N-Tier
17 81 (0.82%) Equities
18 80 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1644 (16.62%) Linux
2 1242 (12.55%) Windows
3 628 (6.35%) Unix
4 355 (3.59%) Android
5 296 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 226 (2.28%) Windows Server
7 114 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 94 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (0.83%) CentOS
10 76 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 75 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 72 (0.73%) Mac OS X
13 66 (0.67%) Solaris
14 63 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 53 (0.54%) Windows 10
16 42 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 41 (0.41%) Ubuntu
17 41 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
17 41 (0.41%) Windows XP
18 33 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2978 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
2 2500 (25.27%) Software Engineering
3 2217 (22.41%) Mathematics
4 1358 (13.73%) OO
5 1035 (10.46%) TDD
6 963 (9.73%) Scrum
7 949 (9.59%) Physics
8 940 (9.50%) Web Development
9 931 (9.41%) MVC
10 852 (8.61%) SDLC
11 751 (7.59%) Analytics
12 727 (7.35%) OOP
13 676 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
14 634 (6.41%) Project Management
15 576 (5.82%) Machine Learning
16 575 (5.81%) ITIL
17 565 (5.71%) E-Commerce
18 563 (5.69%) Multithreading
19 543 (5.49%) DevOps
20 526 (5.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3106 (31.40%) Java
2 2811 (28.41%) SQL
3 2516 (25.43%) JavaScript
4 2510 (25.37%) C#
5 1808 (18.28%) C++
6 1793 (18.12%) Python
7 881 (8.91%) C
8 804 (8.13%) PHP
9 431 (4.36%) Scala
10 403 (4.07%) R
11 366 (3.70%) Perl
12 352 (3.56%) Ruby
13 267 (2.70%) T-SQL
14 247 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 226 (2.28%) MATLAB
16 213 (2.15%) PowerShell
17 174 (1.76%) VB
18 163 (1.65%) VB.NET
19 152 (1.54%) PL/SQL
20 136 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7616 (76.98%) Degree
2 610 (6.17%) PhD
3 277 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 224 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 203 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
6 195 (1.97%) CISSP
7 168 (1.70%) ISEB
8 151 (1.53%) CISM
9 122 (1.23%) ISTQB
10 118 (1.19%) CCNP
11 105 (1.06%) CCNA
11 105 (1.06%) SC Cleared
12 104 (1.05%) Postgraduate
13 103 (1.04%) PMI Certification
14 97 (0.98%) CISA
15 91 (0.92%) PMP
16 78 (0.79%) MCSE
17 72 (0.73%) DV Cleared
18 71 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
19 65 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 643 (6.50%) QA
2 144 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 135 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 105 (1.06%) SLA
5 90 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 54 (0.55%) PMO
7 38 (0.38%) COBIT
8 31 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 26 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
10 20 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 16 (0.16%) MiFID
12 14 (0.14%) GxP
12 14 (0.14%) JTAG
12 14 (0.14%) MISRA
13 13 (0.13%) SDET
14 10 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 10 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 9 (0.091%) ISO22301
16 7 (0.071%) ISO 9001
16 7 (0.071%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 276 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 250 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 205 (2.07%) Docker
4 121 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 70 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 65 (0.66%) Firmware
7 41 (0.41%) HDFS
8 39 (0.39%) vSphere
9 31 (0.31%) NFS
10 26 (0.26%) Apache Flume
11 23 (0.23%) KVM
12 22 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
13 20 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 17 (0.17%) Xen
15 16 (0.16%) VMware ESX
16 15 (0.15%) iptables
16 15 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
17 14 (0.14%) Samba
17 14 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 14 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 155 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 154 (1.56%) Puppet
3 115 (1.16%) Ansible
4 80 (0.81%) Kibana
5 70 (0.71%) Nagios
6 66 (0.67%) SCVMM
7 40 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 38 (0.38%) SCCM
8 38 (0.38%) SCOM
9 35 (0.35%) logstash
10 34 (0.34%) Nessus
11 33 (0.33%) Kubernetes
12 30 (0.30%) Nmap
13 26 (0.26%) Backup Exec
13 26 (0.26%) Salt
14 25 (0.25%) Graphite
15 19 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
16 18 (0.18%) NetBackup
17 17 (0.17%) HP SiteScope
18 16 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1295 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 975 (9.86%) Oracle
3 357 (3.61%) Cisco
4 308 (3.11%) VMware
5 245 (2.48%) Google
6 194 (1.96%) HP
7 176 (1.78%) SAP
8 167 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 163 (1.65%) IBM
10 146 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
11 131 (1.32%) Juniper
12 130 (1.31%) Citrix
13 117 (1.18%) Red Hat
14 107 (1.08%) EMC
15 105 (1.06%) Tableau
16 91 (0.92%) Zend
17 66 (0.67%) NetApp
18 63 (0.64%) BMC
19 61 (0.62%) Fortinet
19 61 (0.62%) Sybase
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + cracking benefits package!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 45,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Longfield, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago