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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2629 3030 2736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.89% 6.94% 6.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.13% 14.31% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2509 2278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
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
17376 21173 20470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.51% 48.53% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14759 17439 16453
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +3 407 £55,000 +4.76% 92
Chiswick +13 17 £72,500 +163.63%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 14 £31,250 -37.50% 5
Surbiton +16 13 £50,000 +42.85%
Wimbledon -2 13 £29,250 -38.42%
Chessington 0 9 £45,000 - 1
Stanmore +1 8 £40,000 +50.94%
Brentford +4 7 £42,500 +41.66%
Canary Wharf +2 5 £86,250 +50.00%
Orpington - 5 £22,500 -
Westminster - 5 £30,000 -
Docklands, London +9 4 - -
Paddington +2 3 - -
Mayfair -1 3 £85,000 +6.25%
Hammersmith -5 3 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hounslow - 3 £75,000 -
Ruislip - 3 £42,500 -
Bromley +4 2 £21,000 -35.38%
Twickenham -13 2 £41,250 -13.15%
Clapham - 2 £50,000 -
Isleworth - 2 £20,000 -
Romford - 2 £40,000 -
Ealing +30 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Harrow +10 1 £19,500 -51.25%
Wembley +5 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Uxbridge 0 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Southwark -3 1 £26,500 -55.83%
Greenford - 1 £45,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £55,000 - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 3996 (74.55%) Degree
2 1724 (32.16%) Finance
3 1713 (31.96%) Java
4 1675 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1643 (30.65%) SQL
6 1230 (22.95%) JavaScript
7 1185 (22.11%) Python
8 1134 (21.16%) C#
9 1005 (18.75%) HTML
10 965 (18.00%) Software Engineering
11 955 (17.82%) .NET
12 953 (17.78%) Mathematics
13 935 (17.44%) Linux
14 813 (15.17%) OO
15 811 (15.13%) CSS
16 791 (14.76%) SQL Server
17 762 (14.22%) C++
18 713 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
19 677 (12.63%) Windows
20 672 (12.54%) TDD
21 636 (11.87%) Microsoft
22 629 (11.74%) Analytics
23 602 (11.23%) AngularJS
24 565 (10.54%) Git (software)
25 525 (9.79%) Scrum
26 508 (9.48%) Algorithms
27 504 (9.40%) Oracle
28 489 (9.12%) HTML5
29 467 (8.71%) Big Data
30 462 (8.62%) 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
1 199 (3.71%) Apache Spark
2 163 (3.04%) Apache
3 151 (2.82%) IIS
4 116 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 106 (1.98%) CMS
6 102 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 90 (1.68%) SAS
8 85 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
9 78 (1.46%) MS Exchange
10 59 (1.10%) Confluence
11 55 (1.03%) JBoss
12 41 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
13 38 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 35 (0.65%) WebSphere
15 32 (0.60%) Apache Pig
16 27 (0.50%) Drupal
16 27 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
16 27 (0.50%) nginx
17 25 (0.47%) Jetty
18 23 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 351 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 122 (2.28%) MS Office
3 54 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 53 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (0.95%) SPSS
6 42 (0.78%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 17 (0.32%) Fireworks
9 16 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 14 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
12 8 (0.15%) Casewise Modeler
13 7 (0.13%) MS Project
14 6 (0.11%) Mathematica
15 4 (0.075%) Gliffy
16 3 (0.056%) 3ds Max
16 3 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
16 3 (0.056%) CINEMA 4D
16 3 (0.056%) Weka
17 2 (0.037%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 32 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.21%) Magento
4 11 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (0.19%) Markit EDM
5 10 (0.19%) ReMetrica
6 9 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
6 9 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.11%) Summit
8 5 (0.093%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.093%) RMDS
8 5 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.075%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 3 (0.056%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 368 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 149 (2.78%) GitHub
3 140 (2.61%) SaaS
4 133 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 76 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 65 (1.21%) Google Analytics
7 58 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (0.88%) Amazon S3
9 34 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 33 (0.62%) Office 365
11 30 (0.56%) PaaS
12 27 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
13 26 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 25 (0.47%) Heroku
15 24 (0.45%) iTunes
16 21 (0.39%) Route 53
17 14 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
17 14 (0.26%) Force.com
18 12 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
18 12 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 212 (3.96%) Internet
2 169 (3.15%) Firewall
3 128 (2.39%) Network Security
4 126 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 114 (2.13%) HTTP
6 92 (1.72%) DNS
7 68 (1.27%) WAN
8 67 (1.25%) LAN
9 63 (1.18%) SAN
10 55 (1.03%) VPN
11 53 (0.99%) DHCP
12 45 (0.84%) Wireless
13 43 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (0.71%) FTP
15 36 (0.67%) LDAP
16 32 (0.60%) Wireshark
17 29 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
17 29 (0.54%) VLAN
18 24 (0.45%) SMTP
19 23 (0.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 791 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 467 (8.71%) Big Data
3 397 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 353 (6.59%) MySQL
5 340 (6.34%) NoSQL
6 246 (4.59%) Hadoop
7 209 (3.90%) MongoDB
8 180 (3.36%) Data Mining
9 170 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
10 157 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
11 127 (2.37%) Oracle Database
12 114 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 112 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 103 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 100 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
16 91 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 90 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
18 83 (1.55%) Redis
19 79 (1.47%) Apache Hive
20 54 (1.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 565 (10.54%) Git (software)
2 244 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 231 (4.31%) JIRA
4 187 (3.49%) Selenium
5 149 (2.78%) Subversion
6 134 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 119 (2.22%) Maven
8 115 (2.15%) JUnit
9 89 (1.66%) gulp
10 87 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 86 (1.60%) Cucumber
12 80 (1.49%) NUnit
13 71 (1.32%) TeamCity
14 67 (1.25%) Xcode
15 55 (1.03%) Grunt
16 49 (0.91%) Eclipse
17 44 (0.82%) WebDriver
17 44 (0.82%) webpack
18 42 (0.78%) Vagrant
19 41 (0.76%) Appium
General
1 1724 (32.16%) Finance
2 426 (7.95%) Banking
3 349 (6.51%) Marketing
4 276 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 219 (4.09%) Front Office
6 208 (3.88%) Games
7 169 (3.15%) Retail
8 127 (2.37%) Investment Banking
9 121 (2.26%) Publishing
10 119 (2.22%) Advertising
11 95 (1.77%) Law
12 94 (1.75%) Back Office
12 94 (1.75%) Financial Institution
13 53 (0.99%) Manufacturing
14 51 (0.95%) Legal
15 49 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 37 (0.69%) Music Industry
17 35 (0.65%) Electronics
18 31 (0.58%) Automotive
19 29 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2687 (50.13%) Developer
2 710 (13.25%) Java Developer
3 538 (10.04%) C# Developer
4 463 (8.64%) Analyst
5 419 (7.82%) .NET Developer
6 417 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 413 (7.71%) Graduate
8 318 (5.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 275 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 266 (4.96%) Software Developer
11 262 (4.89%) Architect
12 257 (4.79%) C++ Developer
13 256 (4.78%) Junior
14 253 (4.72%) Consultant
15 242 (4.51%) Software Engineer
16 215 (4.01%) SQL Developer
17 213 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
18 208 (3.88%) Data Scientist
19 204 (3.81%) Python Developer
20 189 (3.53%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1005 (18.75%) HTML
2 955 (17.82%) .NET
3 811 (15.13%) CSS
4 602 (11.23%) AngularJS
5 489 (9.12%) HTML5
6 447 (8.34%) jQuery
7 416 (7.76%) Web Services
8 391 (7.29%) ASP.NET
9 364 (6.79%) XML
10 325 (6.06%) CSS3
11 296 (5.52%) React
12 288 (5.37%) REST
13 263 (4.91%) Node.js
14 259 (4.83%) Spring
15 221 (4.12%) WCF
16 208 (3.88%) RESTful
17 203 (3.79%) JSON
18 191 (3.56%) .NET Framework
19 179 (3.34%) WPF
20 170 (3.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 953 (17.78%) Mathematics
2 713 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 508 (9.48%) Algorithms
4 426 (7.95%) Physics
5 377 (7.03%) Hedge funds
6 343 (6.40%) Statistics
7 317 (5.91%) User Experience
8 276 (5.15%) Data Structures
9 272 (5.07%) Fintech
10 259 (4.83%) Management Information System
11 238 (4.44%) Visualisation
12 160 (2.99%) Derivative
13 151 (2.82%) Mobile App
14 143 (2.67%) Artificial Intelligence
15 126 (2.35%) Data Centre
16 103 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
17 93 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 90 (1.68%) Fixed Income
19 88 (1.64%) Economics
19 88 (1.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 935 (17.44%) Linux
2 677 (12.63%) Windows
3 447 (8.34%) Unix
4 232 (4.33%) Android
5 225 (4.20%) Apple iOS
6 161 (3.00%) Windows Server
7 79 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 63 (1.18%) CentOS
10 58 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 42 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 39 (0.73%) Windows 10
13 38 (0.71%) Ubuntu
14 33 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 28 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (0.28%) Debian
16 15 (0.28%) Windows Phone
17 14 (0.26%) Solaris
17 14 (0.26%) Windows XP
18 12 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1675 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (18.00%) Software Engineering
3 813 (15.17%) OO
4 672 (12.54%) TDD
5 629 (11.74%) Analytics
6 525 (9.79%) Scrum
7 462 (8.62%) Machine Learning
8 460 (8.58%) Web Development
9 433 (8.08%) OOP
10 413 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
11 378 (7.05%) MVC
12 349 (6.51%) SDLC
13 313 (5.84%) Multithreading
14 311 (5.80%) E-Commerce
15 298 (5.56%) Front End Development
16 294 (5.49%) Project Management
17 289 (5.39%) DevOps
18 257 (4.79%) OOD
19 252 (4.70%) Unit Testing
20 250 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1713 (31.96%) Java
2 1643 (30.65%) SQL
3 1230 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 1185 (22.11%) Python
5 1134 (21.16%) C#
6 762 (14.22%) C++
7 349 (6.51%) PHP
8 342 (6.38%) Scala
9 306 (5.71%) Ruby
10 239 (4.46%) C
11 231 (4.31%) R
12 210 (3.92%) Perl
13 152 (2.84%) Objective-C
14 124 (2.31%) VBA
15 122 (2.28%) PowerShell
16 110 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 110 (2.05%) T-SQL
17 98 (1.83%) Shell Script
18 97 (1.81%) Apple Swift
19 92 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3996 (74.55%) Degree
2 335 (6.25%) PhD
3 132 (2.46%) CISSP
4 95 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 80 (1.49%) Security Cleared
6 67 (1.25%) CISM
7 66 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 52 (0.97%) ISEB
9 46 (0.86%) CCNA
9 46 (0.86%) ISTQB
10 44 (0.82%) CISA
11 42 (0.78%) SC Cleared
12 35 (0.65%) CEH
13 34 (0.63%) CCNP
14 32 (0.60%) MCTS
15 30 (0.56%) PMI Certification
16 29 (0.54%) MCSE
17 28 (0.52%) MBA
18 25 (0.47%) PMP
19 24 (0.45%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (6.34%) QA
2 109 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 55 (1.03%) COBIT
4 55 (1.03%) SLA
5 45 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.32%) COSO
7 17 (0.32%) ISO27005
8 16 (0.30%) MiFID
9 9 (0.17%) JSP 440
10 8 (0.15%) SDET
11 7 (0.13%) FATCA
12 6 (0.11%) EMIR
13 5 (0.093%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.075%) COREP
14 4 (0.075%) CRD IV
14 4 (0.075%) FINREP
14 4 (0.075%) HL7
14 4 (0.075%) Solvency II
System Software
1 179 (3.34%) Active Directory
2 135 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (2.13%) Docker
4 46 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
5 43 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.50%) XenApp
7 25 (0.47%) HDFS
8 22 (0.41%) XenServer
9 17 (0.32%) VMware ESX
10 15 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 14 (0.26%) vSphere
12 13 (0.24%) Xen
13 12 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 10 (0.19%) Firmware
15 9 (0.17%) KVM
15 9 (0.17%) VirtualBox
16 8 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.15%) Snort
17 7 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 139 (2.59%) Puppet
2 131 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (1.98%) Ansible
4 37 (0.69%) FortiGate
5 29 (0.54%) SCCM
6 28 (0.52%) Control-M
7 21 (0.39%) Nagios
8 20 (0.37%) Packer
9 19 (0.35%) Salt
10 17 (0.32%) Backup Exec
11 14 (0.26%) Mesos
12 12 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
13 11 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (0.19%) OpenAM
14 10 (0.19%) SCOM
14 10 (0.19%) WSUS
15 9 (0.17%) AirWatch
15 9 (0.17%) Malwarebytes
15 9 (0.17%) Terraform
15 9 (0.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 636 (11.87%) Microsoft
2 504 (9.40%) Oracle
3 185 (3.45%) Google
4 165 (3.08%) VMware
5 143 (2.67%) Cisco
6 83 (1.55%) Sybase
7 81 (1.51%) Red Hat
8 80 (1.49%) Tableau
9 73 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
10 69 (1.29%) IBM
11 65 (1.21%) Adobe
12 63 (1.18%) Juniper
12 63 (1.18%) TIBCO
13 57 (1.06%) Citrix
14 49 (0.91%) CheckPoint
14 49 (0.91%) HP
14 49 (0.91%) Intel Security
15 47 (0.88%) SAP
16 43 (0.80%) Apple
16 43 (0.80%) Facebook
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £120,000 to £135,000 per annum + Bonus + Shares + Benefits!
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum + Impressive Package!
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb Benefits and Excellent Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent Hedge Fund Bonus and Ben
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Great Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-75,000 + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £72000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + stock options
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago