The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2684 2952 3296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.82% 6.67% 6.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.86% 14.11% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2291 2407 2766
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18057 20920 22081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.90% 47.28% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15250 17031 17981
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Science
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the London region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in London

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in London

Computer Science
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London -3 374 £55,000 - 98
Wimbledon -1 23 £42,500 -10.52%
Orpington - 13 £22,500 -
Ruislip - 13 £38,000 - 1
Chiswick - 13 £72,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 8 £25,000 -19.35% 2
Brentford +3 8 £42,500 -43.33%
Romford -9 7 £42,000 +2.43% 1
Canary Wharf +2 6 £67,500 +17.39%
Stanmore - 6 £37,000 -
Surbiton +4 5 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Chessington -2 5 £45,000 - 1
Hammersmith -2 5 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Croydon -21 5 £52,000 +15.55%
Westminster - 5 £30,000 -
Feltham +5 4 £47,500 -2.06%
Mayfair 0 4 £73,750 -20.27%
Uxbridge +5 3 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Hounslow - 3 £75,000 -
Isleworth - 3 £20,000 -
Sidcup - 3 £20,000 -
Docklands, London +17 2 - -
Greenford +6 2 £49,750 +46.32%
Hayes - 2 £47,500 - 1
Bromley - 2 - -
Wembley +4 1 £42,500 -10.52%
West Drayton - 1 £40,000 -
Hillingdon - 1 £41,000 -
Southwark - 1 £26,500 - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 London region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4346 (74.42%) Degree
2 1948 (33.36%) Finance
3 1883 (32.24%) Java
4 1806 (30.92%) SQL
5 1765 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1293 (22.14%) Python
7 1266 (21.68%) JavaScript
8 1225 (20.98%) C#
9 1089 (18.65%) Software Engineering
10 1033 (17.69%) HTML
11 1029 (17.62%) .NET
12 1021 (17.48%) Linux
13 996 (17.05%) Mathematics
14 917 (15.70%) SQL Server
15 875 (14.98%) C++
16 864 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
17 851 (14.57%) CSS
18 761 (13.03%) Windows
19 749 (12.83%) Analytics
20 746 (12.77%) OO
21 717 (12.28%) TDD
22 701 (12.00%) Microsoft
23 620 (10.62%) Git (software)
24 581 (9.95%) Scrum
25 576 (9.86%) AngularJS
26 570 (9.76%) Oracle
27 510 (8.73%) HTML5
28 509 (8.72%) Unix
29 494 (8.46%) Relational Database
30 491 (8.41%) Machine Learning

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 213 (3.65%) Apache Spark
2 177 (3.03%) Apache
3 153 (2.62%) IIS
4 130 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 109 (1.87%) SAS
6 107 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 95 (1.63%) CMS
8 76 (1.30%) SharePoint
9 65 (1.11%) JBoss
10 59 (1.01%) Confluence
11 58 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 42 (0.72%) Apache Pig
13 37 (0.63%) WebSphere
14 31 (0.53%) Apache Solr
15 30 (0.51%) Drupal
16 29 (0.50%) WordPress
17 25 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (0.36%) WebLogic
19 18 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 390 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 122 (2.09%) MS Office
3 63 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.03%) SPSS
5 58 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 41 (0.70%) Photoshop
7 30 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 24 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
9 23 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
10 20 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (0.27%) Gliffy
12 13 (0.22%) Mathematica
13 11 (0.19%) MS Project
14 8 (0.14%) Fireworks
15 5 (0.086%) Adobe After Effects
16 4 (0.068%) Weka
17 3 (0.051%) 3ds Max
17 3 (0.051%) AutoCAD
17 3 (0.051%) CINEMA 4D
17 3 (0.051%) Revit
Business Applications
1 35 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
3 17 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
4 16 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 14 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 13 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 12 (0.21%) Magento
7 12 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
8 11 (0.19%) ReMetrica
9 8 (0.14%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 8 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.12%) Hi Portfolio
10 7 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.10%) Decalog
11 6 (0.10%) HiInvest
11 6 (0.10%) LatentZero
11 6 (0.10%) LongView
11 6 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
11 6 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.10%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 372 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (2.79%) SaaS
3 145 (2.48%) GitHub
4 129 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 79 (1.35%) Google Analytics
6 69 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 60 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 48 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 37 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
10 30 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 29 (0.50%) PaaS
12 24 (0.41%) Office 365
13 20 (0.34%) Force.com
13 20 (0.34%) iTunes
13 20 (0.34%) Route 53
14 18 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
15 17 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
16 16 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
17 15 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
17 15 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 233 (3.99%) Internet
2 145 (2.48%) Firewall
3 143 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 133 (2.28%) Network Security
5 127 (2.17%) HTTP
6 102 (1.75%) DNS
7 73 (1.25%) WAN
8 72 (1.23%) LAN
9 62 (1.06%) SAN
10 55 (0.94%) DHCP
11 48 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (0.74%) LDAP
13 38 (0.65%) Wireless
14 34 (0.58%) VPN
15 31 (0.53%) VoIP
16 29 (0.50%) FTP
16 29 (0.50%) NAS
17 25 (0.43%) Wireshark
18 24 (0.41%) VLAN
19 23 (0.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 917 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 494 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 468 (8.01%) Big Data
4 376 (6.44%) MySQL
5 329 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 303 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 217 (3.72%) Data Mining
8 216 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 201 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
10 189 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
11 154 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 138 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 137 (2.35%) RDBMS
14 132 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 129 (2.21%) Oracle Database
16 101 (1.73%) Apache Hive
17 84 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 79 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
19 77 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
20 69 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 620 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 255 (4.37%) Jenkins
3 230 (3.94%) JIRA
4 196 (3.36%) Selenium
5 175 (3.00%) Subversion
6 135 (2.31%) JUnit
6 135 (2.31%) Maven
7 121 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 121 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 101 (1.73%) gulp
9 97 (1.66%) Cucumber
10 83 (1.42%) TeamCity
11 79 (1.35%) NUnit
12 56 (0.96%) Eclipse
13 52 (0.89%) Grunt
13 52 (0.89%) webpack
14 47 (0.80%) RSpec
14 47 (0.80%) WebDriver
15 41 (0.70%) Vagrant
15 41 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 1948 (33.36%) Finance
2 415 (7.11%) Banking
3 376 (6.44%) Marketing
4 327 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 287 (4.91%) Front Office
6 217 (3.72%) Games
7 201 (3.44%) Retail
8 183 (3.13%) Advertising
9 129 (2.21%) Investment Banking
10 106 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 92 (1.58%) Back Office
12 87 (1.49%) Law
12 87 (1.49%) Publishing
13 82 (1.40%) Legal
14 58 (0.99%) Manufacturing
15 38 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
16 37 (0.63%) Electronics
17 31 (0.53%) German Language
18 30 (0.51%) French Language
19 27 (0.46%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2879 (49.30%) Developer
2 792 (13.56%) Java Developer
3 558 (9.55%) C# Developer
4 546 (9.35%) Analyst
5 461 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 437 (7.48%) .NET Developer
7 422 (7.23%) Graduate
8 342 (5.86%) Junior
9 309 (5.29%) Consultant
10 308 (5.27%) C# .NET Developer
11 295 (5.05%) Software Engineer
12 269 (4.61%) C++ Developer
13 267 (4.57%) Architect
14 263 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
15 253 (4.33%) SQL Developer
16 248 (4.25%) Python Developer
17 245 (4.20%) Junior Developer
18 233 (3.99%) Software Developer
19 232 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
20 211 (3.61%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1033 (17.69%) HTML
2 1029 (17.62%) .NET
3 851 (14.57%) CSS
4 576 (9.86%) AngularJS
5 510 (8.73%) HTML5
6 470 (8.05%) jQuery
7 455 (7.79%) Web Services
8 408 (6.99%) ASP.NET
9 401 (6.87%) XML
10 372 (6.37%) CSS3
11 326 (5.58%) Spring
12 294 (5.03%) REST
13 266 (4.55%) Node.js
14 256 (4.38%) WCF
15 243 (4.16%) RESTful
16 232 (3.97%) React
17 213 (3.65%) WPF
18 199 (3.41%) JSON
19 194 (3.32%) .NET Framework
20 187 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 996 (17.05%) Mathematics
2 864 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
3 476 (8.15%) Algorithms
4 474 (8.12%) Physics
5 448 (7.67%) Hedge funds
6 358 (6.13%) Statistics
7 308 (5.27%) User Experience
8 306 (5.24%) Management Information System
9 276 (4.73%) Visualisation
10 257 (4.40%) Fintech
11 247 (4.23%) Data Structures
12 168 (2.88%) Derivative
13 134 (2.29%) Artificial Intelligence
14 128 (2.19%) Mobile App
15 126 (2.16%) Data Centre
16 114 (1.95%) Equities
17 113 (1.93%) Fixed Income
18 109 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 105 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
20 92 (1.58%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1021 (17.48%) Linux
2 761 (13.03%) Windows
3 509 (8.72%) Unix
4 280 (4.79%) Android
5 235 (4.02%) Apple iOS
6 179 (3.07%) Windows Server
7 71 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (1.11%) CentOS
9 64 (1.10%) Windows 7
10 59 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 30 (0.51%) Windows 8
13 29 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (0.36%) Windows Phone
15 19 (0.33%) Debian
16 18 (0.31%) Solaris
17 15 (0.26%) Windows 10
18 13 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1765 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1089 (18.65%) Software Engineering
3 749 (12.83%) Analytics
4 746 (12.77%) OO
5 717 (12.28%) TDD
6 581 (9.95%) Scrum
7 491 (8.41%) Machine Learning
8 444 (7.60%) Web Development
9 432 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
10 395 (6.76%) MVC
10 395 (6.76%) OOP
11 361 (6.18%) SDLC
12 358 (6.13%) Multithreading
13 353 (6.04%) E-Commerce
14 347 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
15 336 (5.75%) Project Management
16 290 (4.97%) Unit Testing
17 284 (4.86%) Front End Development
18 279 (4.78%) DevOps
19 275 (4.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1883 (32.24%) Java
2 1806 (30.92%) SQL
3 1293 (22.14%) Python
4 1266 (21.68%) JavaScript
5 1225 (20.98%) C#
6 875 (14.98%) C++
7 371 (6.35%) PHP
8 343 (5.87%) Ruby
9 324 (5.55%) Scala
10 258 (4.42%) C
11 244 (4.18%) R
12 226 (3.87%) Perl
13 157 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 135 (2.31%) PowerShell
15 134 (2.29%) VBA
16 131 (2.24%) Objective-C
17 114 (1.95%) Bash Shell
18 107 (1.83%) Shell Script
19 99 (1.70%) MATLAB
20 94 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4346 (74.42%) Degree
2 347 (5.94%) PhD
3 142 (2.43%) CISSP
4 102 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 80 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 76 (1.30%) CISM
7 63 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 55 (0.94%) SC Cleared
9 53 (0.91%) CISA
10 50 (0.86%) ISEB
11 41 (0.70%) ISTQB
12 40 (0.68%) PMI Certification
13 35 (0.60%) CCNA
14 34 (0.58%) CEH
15 33 (0.57%) MBA
16 31 (0.53%) PMP
17 30 (0.51%) CCNP
18 29 (0.50%) CREST Certified
19 27 (0.46%) MCTS
20 25 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 400 (6.85%) QA
2 108 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 65 (1.11%) COBIT
5 62 (1.06%) SLA
6 42 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 30 (0.51%) COSO
8 18 (0.31%) ISO27005
8 18 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (0.26%) MiFID
10 13 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 12 (0.21%) JSP 440
12 10 (0.17%) EMIR
12 10 (0.17%) HL7
13 8 (0.14%) SDET
14 7 (0.12%) AIFMD
15 5 (0.086%) FATCA
16 4 (0.068%) COREP
16 4 (0.068%) CRD IV
16 4 (0.068%) SAS 70
System Software
1 174 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 152 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (2.05%) Docker
4 44 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
5 42 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 38 (0.65%) XenApp
7 29 (0.50%) HDFS
8 24 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 22 (0.38%) XenServer
10 18 (0.31%) VMware ESX
11 16 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 14 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (0.24%) VirtualBox
13 13 (0.22%) Firmware
13 13 (0.22%) Snort
14 11 (0.19%) KVM
14 11 (0.19%) vSphere
15 10 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (0.14%) Terminal Services
17 7 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 137 (2.35%) Puppet
2 110 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (1.59%) Ansible
4 34 (0.58%) SCCM
5 31 (0.53%) Mesos
6 29 (0.50%) Control-M
7 27 (0.46%) FortiGate
8 19 (0.33%) Nagios
9 14 (0.24%) Salt
10 12 (0.21%) Packer
11 10 (0.17%) Data Guard
11 10 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 10 (0.17%) SCOM
12 9 (0.15%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.15%) Nessus
13 6 (0.10%) EnCase
13 6 (0.10%) FTK
13 6 (0.10%) Graphite
13 6 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 701 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 570 (9.76%) Oracle
3 196 (3.36%) Google
4 184 (3.15%) VMware
5 155 (2.65%) Cisco
6 103 (1.76%) Tableau
7 81 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 78 (1.34%) Sybase
9 77 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 75 (1.28%) Adobe
11 66 (1.13%) TIBCO
12 64 (1.10%) Citrix
12 64 (1.10%) IBM
13 63 (1.08%) HP
14 61 (1.04%) Juniper
15 56 (0.96%) Facebook
16 55 (0.94%) CheckPoint
17 46 (0.79%) hybris
18 44 (0.75%) SAP
19 43 (0.74%) Cognos
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ITSM Team
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £70,000 + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum 5% Flexible Fund Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday