The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Scientist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Scientist in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Scientist
Rank 635 - 619
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Scientist 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £92,500 - £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Computer Scientist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Scientist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Scientist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Computer Scientist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computer Scientist
Salary Trend in London

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

Computer Scientist Salary Trend in London

Computer Scientist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Scientist within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £92,500 -
Computer Scientist
England

Computer Scientist
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Computer Scientist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Computer Scientist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Blog
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (20.00%) Statistical Arbitrage
5 1 (20.00%) Haskell
5 1 (20.00%) F#
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) Front Office

Computer Scientist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Computer Scientist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Computer Scientist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Blog
3 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Arbitrage
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Haskell
3 1 (20.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago