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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2882 2914 3627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.15% 6.55% 7.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.44% 14.33% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2527 2373 3056
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
18660 20342 23214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.28% 45.75% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15839 16553 19006
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +10 433 £55,000 +4.76% 89
Hammersmith +8 13 £55,000 +69.23%
Croydon -14 13 £55,500 +58.57% 1
Surbiton +9 12 £37,500 -31.81%
Kingston Upon Thames +10 11 £45,000 +38.46%
Wimbledon -13 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Ruislip - 10 £34,250 -
Mayfair -5 8 £110,000 +175.00%
Romford +3 7 £42,000 +2.43%
West Drayton - 7 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +5 5 £80,000 +146.15% 1
Brentford +2 5 £65,000 -13.33%
Westminster -8 5 £50,000 -
Orpington - 5 £22,500 - 1
Chessington -5 3 £32,000 -8.57%
Chiswick - 3 £61,250 -
Hayes - 2 £47,500 -
Sidcup - 2 £20,000 -
Southwark - 2 £27,500 -
Twickenham +15 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Feltham -2 1 £47,500 -2.06%
Greenford -4 1 £54,500 +60.29%
Hillingdon - 1 £41,000 -
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4476 (74.35%) Degree
2 2053 (34.10%) Finance
3 2002 (33.26%) Java
4 1909 (31.71%) SQL
5 1761 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1355 (22.51%) Python
7 1301 (21.61%) C#
8 1242 (20.63%) JavaScript
9 1208 (20.07%) Software Engineering
10 1097 (18.22%) Mathematics
11 1046 (17.38%) Linux
12 1025 (17.03%) .NET
13 1020 (16.94%) HTML
14 962 (15.98%) C++
15 928 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
16 904 (15.02%) SQL Server
17 817 (13.57%) CSS
18 793 (13.17%) Windows
19 788 (13.09%) Analytics
20 768 (12.76%) TDD
21 767 (12.74%) OO
22 692 (11.50%) Microsoft
23 617 (10.25%) Oracle
24 581 (9.65%) Git (software)
25 552 (9.17%) Scrum
26 550 (9.14%) AngularJS
27 533 (8.85%) Hedge funds
28 524 (8.70%) Algorithms
29 510 (8.47%) Relational Database
30 502 (8.34%) 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
1 259 (4.30%) Node.js
2 254 (4.22%) Apache Spark
3 173 (2.87%) Apache
4 136 (2.26%) Tomcat
5 108 (1.79%) SAS
6 103 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 103 (1.71%) IIS
7 82 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 80 (1.33%) CMS
9 62 (1.03%) Confluence
10 52 (0.86%) MS Exchange
11 50 (0.83%) JBoss
12 46 (0.76%) Apache Pig
13 33 (0.55%) WebSphere
14 30 (0.50%) Apache Solr
15 28 (0.47%) Drupal
16 27 (0.45%) nginx
17 25 (0.42%) WordPress
18 19 (0.32%) Jetty
19 17 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 426 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 137 (2.28%) MS Office
3 63 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 48 (0.80%) SPSS
6 31 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 25 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 24 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
10 17 (0.28%) Mathematica
11 16 (0.27%) Gliffy
12 13 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 13 (0.22%) MS Project
13 5 (0.083%) Fireworks
14 4 (0.066%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.050%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.050%) Maya
15 3 (0.050%) Revit
15 3 (0.050%) Weka
16 2 (0.033%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 35 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
2 29 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
4 17 (0.28%) Markit EDM
5 16 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.25%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
7 14 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 13 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
8 13 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 12 (0.20%) Advent Moxy
9 12 (0.20%) Beauchamp
9 12 (0.20%) Decalog
9 12 (0.20%) Front Arena
9 12 (0.20%) Hi Portfolio
9 12 (0.20%) HiInvest
9 12 (0.20%) LongView
9 12 (0.20%) PORTIA
9 12 (0.20%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 326 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
2 190 (3.16%) SaaS
3 141 (2.34%) GitHub
4 106 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 90 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 73 (1.21%) Google Analytics
7 37 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
9 29 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 29 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 21 (0.35%) Google Play
11 19 (0.32%) Force.com
11 19 (0.32%) Office 365
12 18 (0.30%) Google Tag Manager
12 18 (0.30%) PaaS
13 12 (0.20%) IaaS
14 11 (0.18%) Google App Engine
14 11 (0.18%) Heroku
15 10 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
16 9 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 220 (3.65%) Internet
2 166 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 129 (2.14%) Firewall
4 105 (1.74%) Network Security
5 101 (1.68%) HTTP
6 94 (1.56%) DNS
7 59 (0.98%) WAN
8 58 (0.96%) LAN
9 51 (0.85%) LDAP
9 51 (0.85%) SAN
10 50 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
11 43 (0.71%) VLAN
12 41 (0.68%) DHCP
12 41 (0.68%) Wireless
13 38 (0.63%) Intranet
14 35 (0.58%) VoIP
15 32 (0.53%) SSL
15 32 (0.53%) VPN
16 29 (0.48%) NAS
17 26 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 904 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 510 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 494 (8.21%) Big Data
4 398 (6.61%) MySQL
5 359 (5.96%) Hadoop
6 352 (5.85%) NoSQL
7 246 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
8 227 (3.77%) Data Mining
9 207 (3.44%) MongoDB
10 186 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
11 175 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 158 (2.62%) Oracle Database
13 150 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 137 (2.28%) RDBMS
15 127 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
16 98 (1.63%) Apache Hive
17 89 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 80 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 61 (1.01%) QlikView
20 60 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 581 (9.65%) Git (software)
2 263 (4.37%) Jenkins
3 249 (4.14%) JIRA
4 211 (3.50%) Selenium
5 191 (3.17%) Subversion
6 155 (2.57%) Maven
7 141 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 122 (2.03%) JUnit
9 102 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 101 (1.68%) TeamCity
11 96 (1.59%) Cucumber
12 94 (1.56%) gulp
13 79 (1.31%) NUnit
14 49 (0.81%) Eclipse
15 47 (0.78%) Grunt
16 42 (0.70%) RSpec
17 41 (0.68%) Hudson
17 41 (0.68%) Moq
17 41 (0.68%) SpecFlow
18 40 (0.66%) webpack
General
1 2053 (34.10%) Finance
2 390 (6.48%) Banking
3 364 (6.05%) Marketing
4 361 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 324 (5.38%) Front Office
6 223 (3.70%) Retail
7 217 (3.60%) Games
8 195 (3.24%) Advertising
9 117 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 108 (1.79%) Financial Institution
11 86 (1.43%) Back Office
11 86 (1.43%) Legal
12 66 (1.10%) Law
12 66 (1.10%) Publishing
13 53 (0.88%) Electronics
14 48 (0.80%) Manufacturing
15 43 (0.71%) German Language
16 39 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
17 28 (0.47%) French Language
18 25 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2950 (49.00%) Developer
2 818 (13.59%) Java Developer
3 606 (10.07%) C# Developer
4 574 (9.53%) Analyst
5 458 (7.61%) .NET Developer
6 435 (7.23%) Senior Developer
7 422 (7.01%) Graduate
8 389 (6.46%) Junior
9 333 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 326 (5.42%) Software Engineer
11 304 (5.05%) Consultant
12 284 (4.72%) Python Developer
13 281 (4.67%) Junior Developer
14 271 (4.50%) Architect
15 262 (4.35%) C++ Developer
16 254 (4.22%) SQL Developer
17 241 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
18 240 (3.99%) Graduate Developer
19 213 (3.54%) Data Scientist
20 182 (3.02%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1025 (17.03%) .NET
2 1020 (16.94%) HTML
3 817 (13.57%) CSS
4 550 (9.14%) AngularJS
5 500 (8.31%) jQuery
6 495 (8.22%) Web Services
7 473 (7.86%) HTML5
8 399 (6.63%) ASP.NET
9 362 (6.01%) Spring
10 348 (5.78%) XML
11 336 (5.58%) CSS3
12 252 (4.19%) REST
13 247 (4.10%) WCF
14 220 (3.65%) WPF
15 214 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 210 (3.49%) RESTful
17 179 (2.97%) JSON
18 178 (2.96%) React
19 177 (2.94%) .NET Framework
20 164 (2.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1097 (18.22%) Mathematics
2 928 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
3 533 (8.85%) Hedge funds
4 524 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 485 (8.06%) Physics
6 375 (6.23%) Statistics
7 333 (5.53%) Management Information System
8 284 (4.72%) Visualisation
9 262 (4.35%) User Experience
10 227 (3.77%) Data Structures
11 217 (3.60%) Fintech
12 143 (2.38%) Equities
13 140 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 136 (2.26%) Mobile App
15 135 (2.24%) Derivative
16 132 (2.19%) Artificial Intelligence
17 113 (1.88%) Fixed Income
18 102 (1.69%) Data Centre
19 91 (1.51%) Economics
20 81 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1046 (17.38%) Linux
2 793 (13.17%) Windows
3 490 (8.14%) Unix
4 309 (5.13%) Android
5 246 (4.09%) Apple iOS
6 193 (3.21%) Windows Server
7 65 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 64 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 52 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (0.81%) CentOS
11 38 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (0.43%) Windows Phone
14 25 (0.42%) Windows 8
15 24 (0.40%) Solaris
16 23 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 22 (0.37%) Ubuntu
18 18 (0.30%) Debian
19 17 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
20 9 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1761 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1208 (20.07%) Software Engineering
3 788 (13.09%) Analytics
4 768 (12.76%) TDD
5 767 (12.74%) OO
6 552 (9.17%) Scrum
7 502 (8.34%) Machine Learning
8 437 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
8 437 (7.26%) E-Commerce
9 407 (6.76%) Multithreading
10 405 (6.73%) MVC
11 399 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
12 388 (6.45%) Web Development
13 382 (6.35%) OOP
14 347 (5.76%) Project Management
15 340 (5.65%) SDLC
16 328 (5.45%) Unit Testing
17 319 (5.30%) Open Source
18 265 (4.40%) Risk Management
19 259 (4.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2002 (33.26%) Java
2 1909 (31.71%) SQL
3 1355 (22.51%) Python
4 1301 (21.61%) C#
5 1242 (20.63%) JavaScript
6 962 (15.98%) C++
7 390 (6.48%) PHP
8 326 (5.42%) Scala
9 303 (5.03%) Ruby
10 298 (4.95%) R
11 284 (4.72%) C
12 222 (3.69%) Perl
13 191 (3.17%) T-SQL
14 135 (2.24%) PowerShell
15 123 (2.04%) VBA
16 121 (2.01%) Objective-C
17 120 (1.99%) MATLAB
18 116 (1.93%) PL/SQL
19 110 (1.83%) Shell Script
20 101 (1.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4476 (74.35%) Degree
2 370 (6.15%) PhD
3 141 (2.34%) CISSP
4 119 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 80 (1.33%) CISM
6 68 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (1.13%) SC Cleared
7 65 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (0.93%) CISA
9 48 (0.80%) ISEB
10 42 (0.70%) PMI Certification
11 36 (0.60%) MBA
12 35 (0.58%) HND
13 33 (0.55%) ISTQB
13 33 (0.55%) PMP
14 32 (0.53%) CEH
14 32 (0.53%) CREST Certified
15 29 (0.48%) CCNP
16 28 (0.47%) Brainbench
16 28 (0.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 413 (6.86%) QA
2 101 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 88 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 69 (1.15%) SLA
5 65 (1.08%) COBIT
6 53 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 30 (0.50%) COSO
8 27 (0.45%) MiFID
9 19 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 18 (0.30%) ISO27005
11 16 (0.27%) JSP 440
12 14 (0.23%) AIFMD
12 14 (0.23%) EMIR
13 11 (0.18%) HL7
14 10 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (0.13%) CRD IV
16 7 (0.12%) SDET
17 5 (0.083%) PMBOK
18 4 (0.066%) COREP
18 4 (0.066%) FINREP
System Software
1 157 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 155 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 107 (1.78%) Docker
4 42 (0.70%) HDFS
5 35 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 35 (0.58%) XenApp
6 23 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 21 (0.35%) Firmware
8 21 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 17 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (0.20%) iptables
11 12 (0.20%) Snort
11 12 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
11 12 (0.20%) XenServer
12 9 (0.15%) KVM
13 8 (0.13%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.12%) Samba
14 7 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 111 (1.84%) Puppet
2 83 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (1.08%) Ansible
4 54 (0.90%) Mesos
5 33 (0.55%) SCCM
6 27 (0.45%) Control-M
7 23 (0.38%) Data Guard
7 23 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 21 (0.35%) Nagios
9 15 (0.25%) FortiGate
10 12 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 11 (0.18%) Nessus
12 9 (0.15%) Graphite
12 9 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
12 9 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.15%) SCOM
13 7 (0.12%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.100%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (0.100%) MOM
14 6 (0.100%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 692 (11.50%) Microsoft
2 617 (10.25%) Oracle
3 187 (3.11%) Google
3 187 (3.11%) VMware
4 134 (2.23%) Cisco
5 117 (1.94%) Tableau
6 79 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 70 (1.16%) Sybase
8 68 (1.13%) Facebook
8 68 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 66 (1.10%) Citrix
10 61 (1.01%) Adobe
11 59 (0.98%) Bloomberg
12 56 (0.93%) IBM
13 55 (0.91%) SAP
14 54 (0.90%) Juniper
15 51 (0.85%) HP
16 44 (0.73%) CheckPoint
17 43 (0.71%) Zend
18 41 (0.68%) Twitter
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 10% annual bonus on top of salary in
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 75k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA, PENSION, BONUS + MORE
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago