The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1302 1288 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.06% 6.15% 5.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.78% 15.64% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1014 1118
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,722 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +0.59%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7321 8236 8727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.71% 39.31% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6091 6451 6784
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in the South East

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in the South East

Computer Science
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire +37 281 £35,000 +7.69% 26
Surrey +6 279 £42,500 -5.55% 32
Berkshire -11 221 £42,500 -19.04% 24
Oxfordshire -8 156 £43,500 -3.33% 9
West Sussex +28 147 £35,000 -12.50% 7
East Sussex -8 93 £30,000 -24.52% 5
Buckinghamshire +12 88 £40,000 - 8
Kent -8 26 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Middlesex +26 18 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Sussex +6 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Isle of Wight - 1 £26,500 - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2267 (84.09%) Degree
2 936 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
3 891 (33.05%) Software Engineering
4 846 (31.38%) C#
5 762 (28.26%) SQL
6 721 (26.74%) .NET
7 691 (25.63%) JavaScript
8 635 (23.55%) C++
9 632 (23.44%) Java
10 616 (22.85%) HTML
11 604 (22.40%) SQL Server
12 578 (21.44%) Windows
13 568 (21.07%) Mathematics
14 538 (19.96%) Linux
15 533 (19.77%) CSS
16 489 (18.14%) Finance
17 459 (17.03%) Microsoft
18 419 (15.54%) OO
19 391 (14.50%) Web Services
20 388 (14.39%) ASP.NET
21 333 (12.35%) Python
22 325 (12.05%) MVC
23 311 (11.54%) TDD
24 279 (10.35%) jQuery
25 276 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
26 261 (9.68%) XML
27 250 (9.27%) Oracle
28 244 (9.05%) QA
29 243 (9.01%) Scrum
30 240 (8.90%) C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 138 (5.12%) IIS
2 106 (3.93%) Apache
3 63 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 41 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 37 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 34 (1.26%) JBoss
7 32 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (1.04%) CICS
9 26 (0.96%) CMS
10 25 (0.93%) WebLogic
11 22 (0.82%) nginx
12 21 (0.78%) Confluence
12 21 (0.78%) WebSphere
13 20 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
14 17 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (0.56%) SAS
16 14 (0.52%) Apache Solr
16 14 (0.52%) OpenStack
17 12 (0.45%) Apache Spark
17 12 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 218 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 63 (2.34%) MS Office
3 22 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.78%) MS Project
5 16 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.074%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.074%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (0.52%) VisionPLUS
2 12 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.19%) Summit
6 3 (0.11%) Magento
6 3 (0.11%) Radian6
6 3 (0.11%) SAP SM
7 2 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.074%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.037%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.037%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 89 (3.30%) SaaS
2 87 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (0.82%) GitHub
4 22 (0.82%) Office 365
5 21 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (0.67%) Force.com
7 8 (0.30%) PaaS
8 5 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.19%) IaaS
8 5 (0.19%) Yammer
9 4 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.074%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.037%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.037%) Google Play
12 1 (0.037%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 129 (4.78%) Firewall
2 76 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 75 (2.78%) DNS
4 60 (2.23%) Internet
5 57 (2.11%) Network Security
6 51 (1.89%) SAN
7 50 (1.85%) SMTP
8 47 (1.74%) LAN
9 42 (1.56%) WAN
10 37 (1.37%) VPN
11 34 (1.26%) SSL
12 33 (1.22%) HTTP
13 32 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (1.11%) Wireless
15 26 (0.96%) VoIP
16 23 (0.85%) NAS
16 23 (0.85%) OSPF
17 22 (0.82%) BGP
18 21 (0.78%) LDAP
19 19 (0.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 604 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 192 (7.12%) MySQL
3 138 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 97 (3.60%) Big Data
5 94 (3.49%) NoSQL
6 70 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 64 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 48 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 42 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (1.41%) DB2
11 38 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 36 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 32 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
14 29 (1.08%) GIS
15 26 (0.96%) RDBMS
16 24 (0.89%) SQLite
17 23 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 205 (7.60%) Visual Studio
2 194 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 151 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (3.12%) Jenkins
5 69 (2.56%) JIRA
5 69 (2.56%) Subversion
6 60 (2.23%) NUnit
7 54 (2.00%) Selenium
8 51 (1.89%) Maven
9 45 (1.67%) WebDriver
10 41 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
11 34 (1.26%) SoapUI
12 31 (1.15%) JUnit
13 26 (0.96%) Eclipse
14 25 (0.93%) Ant
14 25 (0.93%) Gradle
15 23 (0.85%) Cucumber
16 21 (0.78%) JMeter
17 20 (0.74%) TeamCity
18 18 (0.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 489 (18.14%) Finance
2 147 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 105 (3.89%) Retail
4 93 (3.45%) Games
5 78 (2.89%) Electronics
6 74 (2.74%) Marketing
7 63 (2.34%) Banking
8 45 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 42 (1.56%) Aerospace
10 31 (1.15%) French Language
10 31 (1.15%) German Language
11 29 (1.08%) Legal
12 24 (0.89%) Automotive
13 23 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.78%) Italian Language
14 21 (0.78%) Spanish Language
15 20 (0.74%) Dutch Language
16 18 (0.67%) Billing
17 17 (0.63%) Back Office
18 14 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1289 (47.81%) Developer
2 404 (14.99%) Graduate
3 379 (14.06%) C# Developer
4 348 (12.91%) Software Engineer
5 340 (12.61%) Software Developer
6 333 (12.35%) .NET Developer
7 247 (9.16%) Analyst
8 220 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
9 213 (7.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 208 (7.72%) Junior
11 179 (6.64%) Java Developer
12 160 (5.93%) C# Software Developer
13 157 (5.82%) SQL Developer
14 149 (5.53%) Senior Developer
15 145 (5.38%) Junior Developer
16 131 (4.86%) Web Developer
17 129 (4.78%) C++ Software Engineer
18 124 (4.60%) C++ Developer
19 114 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
20 107 (3.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 721 (26.74%) .NET
2 616 (22.85%) HTML
3 533 (19.77%) CSS
4 391 (14.50%) Web Services
5 388 (14.39%) ASP.NET
6 279 (10.35%) jQuery
7 261 (9.68%) XML
8 212 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 194 (7.20%) AngularJS
10 186 (6.90%) HTML5
11 136 (5.04%) Spring
12 133 (4.93%) Ajax
13 131 (4.86%) Node.js
14 129 (4.78%) SOAP
15 122 (4.53%) .NET Framework
16 120 (4.45%) CSS3
17 117 (4.34%) RESTful
18 114 (4.23%) WCF
19 109 (4.04%) WPF
20 99 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 568 (21.07%) Mathematics
2 276 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 215 (7.97%) Physics
4 132 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 123 (4.56%) Algorithms
6 112 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
7 110 (4.08%) Visualisation
8 75 (2.78%) Data Centre
9 62 (2.30%) Driving Licence
10 57 (2.11%) Mainframe
11 54 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
12 51 (1.89%) Mobile App
13 46 (1.71%) User Experience
14 41 (1.52%) Data Integration
15 32 (1.19%) Life Science
16 31 (1.15%) Hedge funds
17 29 (1.08%) Statistics
18 27 (1.00%) Data Structures
19 26 (0.96%) Clustering
19 26 (0.96%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 578 (21.44%) Windows
2 538 (19.96%) Linux
3 150 (5.56%) Unix
4 105 (3.89%) Windows Server
5 74 (2.74%) Android
6 60 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 37 (1.37%) Windows 8
8 36 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (1.26%) Windows XP
10 31 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.48%) Debian
14 13 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
15 12 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.41%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.37%) Solaris
18 9 (0.33%) CentOS
18 9 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 936 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 891 (33.05%) Software Engineering
3 419 (15.54%) OO
4 325 (12.05%) MVC
5 311 (11.54%) TDD
6 243 (9.01%) Scrum
7 238 (8.83%) SDLC
8 227 (8.42%) Web Development
9 184 (6.82%) Multithreading
10 166 (6.16%) OOP
11 163 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
12 158 (5.86%) Unit Testing
13 155 (5.75%) Information Security
14 148 (5.49%) SOA
15 134 (4.97%) Project Management
16 115 (4.27%) Mentoring
16 115 (4.27%) UML
17 114 (4.23%) OOD
18 109 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
19 101 (3.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 846 (31.38%) C#
2 762 (28.26%) SQL
3 691 (25.63%) JavaScript
4 635 (23.55%) C++
5 632 (23.44%) Java
6 333 (12.35%) Python
7 240 (8.90%) C
8 197 (7.31%) PHP
9 115 (4.27%) Ruby
10 112 (4.15%) VB
11 103 (3.82%) VB.NET
12 74 (2.74%) Perl
13 68 (2.52%) T-SQL
14 48 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 45 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.37%) COBOL
17 33 (1.22%) VC++
18 31 (1.15%) Embedded C++
19 28 (1.04%) Scala
20 26 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2267 (84.09%) Degree
2 99 (3.67%) CISSP
3 96 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 91 (3.38%) PhD
5 88 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (2.52%) ISEB
7 65 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
8 62 (2.30%) CISA
9 61 (2.26%) ISTQB
10 53 (1.97%) CCNA
11 47 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 44 (1.63%) CISM
13 41 (1.52%) DV Cleared
13 41 (1.52%) MCSE
14 34 (1.26%) CEH
15 27 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (0.93%) PMI Certification
17 24 (0.89%) CRISC
18 21 (0.78%) IISP
19 20 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (9.05%) QA
2 49 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.30%) SLA
4 31 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 28 (1.04%) PCI DSS
6 27 (1.00%) COBIT
7 16 (0.59%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 12 (0.45%) ISO27002
8 12 (0.45%) RMADS
9 7 (0.26%) HL7
10 5 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
10 5 (0.19%) ISO27005
10 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.15%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.037%) FISMA
12 1 (0.037%) GAMP
12 1 (0.037%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
12 1 (0.037%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.037%) SAS 70
System Software
1 95 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 67 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.41%) Firmware
4 22 (0.82%) Docker
5 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 20 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
6 15 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.52%) IMail Server
8 12 (0.45%) qmail
8 12 (0.45%) Snort
8 12 (0.45%) Squid
9 10 (0.37%) ISA Server
10 8 (0.30%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.26%) XenApp
12 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.15%) NFS
13 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.15%) vSphere
14 3 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.89%) Puppet
3 22 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.82%) SCCM
4 19 (0.70%) Nagios
4 19 (0.70%) Nessus
5 18 (0.67%) Ansible
5 18 (0.67%) Cacti
6 13 (0.48%) RSA Archer
7 12 (0.45%) collectd
7 12 (0.45%) Ganglia
7 12 (0.45%) Graphite
7 12 (0.45%) logstash
7 12 (0.45%) ZABBIX
8 11 (0.41%) Perfmon
9 10 (0.37%) Nmap
10 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (0.22%) SmokePing
12 5 (0.19%) AppDNA
12 5 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 459 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 250 (9.27%) Oracle
3 115 (4.27%) VMware
4 103 (3.82%) Cisco
5 68 (2.52%) IBM
6 45 (1.67%) Citrix
7 43 (1.59%) Sun
8 37 (1.37%) Informatica
9 35 (1.30%) HP
9 35 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 34 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 31 (1.15%) Rally
12 26 (0.96%) Zend
13 22 (0.82%) hybris
14 21 (0.78%) Telerik
15 20 (0.74%) Sophos
16 19 (0.70%) Forcepoint
16 19 (0.70%) Juniper
17 17 (0.63%) Cognos
17 17 (0.63%) SolarWinds
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Very competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Overtime and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, + Pension, Life Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Overtime & Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 5% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago