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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1168 1324 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.42% 6.35% 5.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.31% 15.75% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1052 1060
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7160 8407 8874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.36% 40.32% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5917 6662 6778
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Surrey +7 257 £45,000 -5.26% 31
Hampshire +18 250 £35,000 +7.69% 22
Berkshire -23 193 £45,000 -10.00% 41
Oxfordshire -4 142 £45,000 - 15
West Sussex +39 121 £38,500 -3.75% 5
East Sussex -15 75 £30,000 -25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire 0 70 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Kent +1 43 £40,000 +16.36% 4
Middlesex +32 20 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Sussex +9 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Isle of Wight - 1 £26,500 -
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 2134 (83.46%) Degree
2 862 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 841 (32.89%) Software Engineering
4 830 (32.46%) C#
5 716 (28.00%) .NET
6 696 (27.22%) SQL
7 614 (24.01%) JavaScript
8 588 (23.00%) SQL Server
9 585 (22.88%) Java
10 579 (22.64%) C++
11 561 (21.94%) HTML
12 551 (21.55%) Windows
13 517 (20.22%) Mathematics
14 500 (19.55%) Linux
15 483 (18.89%) CSS
16 459 (17.95%) Microsoft
17 434 (16.97%) Finance
18 397 (15.53%) ASP.NET
19 361 (14.12%) Web Services
20 354 (13.84%) OO
21 323 (12.63%) MVC
22 303 (11.85%) Python
23 290 (11.34%) TDD
24 287 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
25 268 (10.48%) jQuery
26 240 (9.39%) XML
27 230 (8.99%) Oracle
28 227 (8.88%) C
28 227 (8.88%) MS Excel
29 224 (8.76%) Scrum

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
1 121 (4.73%) IIS
2 84 (3.29%) Apache
3 64 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 44 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 38 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 35 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (1.10%) JBoss
8 24 (0.94%) CICS
9 23 (0.90%) CMS
10 22 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
11 21 (0.82%) WebLogic
12 20 (0.78%) Confluence
13 16 (0.63%) Apache Solr
13 16 (0.63%) Apache Spark
13 16 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (0.63%) nginx
14 15 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.51%) SAS
16 12 (0.47%) OpenStack
17 11 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 227 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 65 (2.54%) MS Office
3 22 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.82%) MS Project
5 17 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.078%) Simulink
11 1 (0.039%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.039%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.39%) VisionPLUS
3 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.12%) Radian6
6 3 (0.12%) Summit
7 2 (0.078%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.078%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.078%) SAP SM
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 92 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (3.29%) SaaS
3 39 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (0.86%) GitHub
5 22 (0.86%) Office 365
6 17 (0.66%) Force.com
7 9 (0.35%) PaaS
8 6 (0.23%) IaaS
9 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.20%) Yammer
10 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.078%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.078%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.039%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 141 (5.51%) Firewall
2 80 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 68 (2.66%) DNS
4 65 (2.54%) Network Security
5 49 (1.92%) SAN
6 48 (1.88%) Internet
7 44 (1.72%) HTTP
8 43 (1.68%) SMTP
9 38 (1.49%) VPN
10 34 (1.33%) LAN
10 34 (1.33%) SSL
10 34 (1.33%) WAN
11 33 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (1.10%) LDAP
12 28 (1.10%) VoIP
13 26 (1.02%) Wireless
14 23 (0.90%) VLAN
15 21 (0.82%) OSPF
16 20 (0.78%) BGP
17 19 (0.74%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 588 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 176 (6.88%) MySQL
3 147 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 95 (3.72%) Big Data
5 85 (3.32%) NoSQL
6 66 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 62 (2.42%) Oracle Database
8 50 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 42 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 36 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 35 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
14 34 (1.33%) Hadoop
15 29 (1.13%) DB2
16 28 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
17 26 (1.02%) RDBMS
18 24 (0.94%) GIS
18 24 (0.94%) OLTP
18 24 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 185 (7.24%) Git (software)
2 172 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 142 (5.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 87 (3.40%) Jenkins
5 67 (2.62%) JIRA
6 61 (2.39%) Selenium
7 56 (2.19%) Maven
8 49 (1.92%) NUnit
8 49 (1.92%) Subversion
9 48 (1.88%) WebDriver
10 35 (1.37%) SoapUI
11 32 (1.25%) Ant
12 31 (1.21%) JUnit
13 28 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
14 25 (0.98%) Cucumber
14 25 (0.98%) Grunt
15 24 (0.94%) Gradle
15 24 (0.94%) gulp
16 23 (0.90%) TeamCity
17 21 (0.82%) JMeter
General
1 434 (16.97%) Finance
2 143 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 104 (4.07%) Retail
4 97 (3.79%) Games
5 77 (3.01%) Marketing
6 63 (2.46%) Electronics
7 49 (1.92%) Banking
8 47 (1.84%) Aerospace
9 45 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 32 (1.25%) French Language
10 32 (1.25%) German Language
10 32 (1.25%) Legal
11 31 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 25 (0.98%) Automotive
13 21 (0.82%) Dutch Language
13 21 (0.82%) Italian Language
13 21 (0.82%) Spanish Language
14 17 (0.66%) Back Office
15 12 (0.47%) Billing
15 12 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 1183 (46.27%) Developer
2 399 (15.60%) Graduate
3 360 (14.08%) C# Developer
4 335 (13.10%) .NET Developer
5 323 (12.63%) Software Developer
5 323 (12.63%) Software Engineer
6 239 (9.35%) Analyst
7 213 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 204 (7.98%) Graduate Developer
9 196 (7.67%) Junior
10 157 (6.14%) Java Developer
11 153 (5.98%) SQL Developer
12 146 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
13 142 (5.55%) Junior Developer
14 134 (5.24%) Senior Developer
15 128 (5.01%) Web Developer
16 118 (4.61%) C++ Software Engineer
17 113 (4.42%) ASP.NET Developer
18 107 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 105 (4.11%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (28.00%) .NET
2 561 (21.94%) HTML
3 483 (18.89%) CSS
4 397 (15.53%) ASP.NET
5 361 (14.12%) Web Services
6 268 (10.48%) jQuery
7 240 (9.39%) XML
8 209 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 192 (7.51%) AngularJS
10 171 (6.69%) HTML5
11 129 (5.04%) Spring
12 128 (5.01%) Node.js
13 124 (4.85%) RESTful
14 119 (4.65%) CSS3
14 119 (4.65%) SOAP
15 118 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 117 (4.58%) Ajax
17 114 (4.46%) WCF
18 112 (4.38%) .NET Framework
19 108 (4.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 517 (20.22%) Mathematics
2 287 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 216 (8.45%) Physics
4 125 (4.89%) Management Information System
5 116 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
6 107 (4.18%) Visualisation
7 104 (4.07%) Algorithms
8 74 (2.89%) Data Centre
9 63 (2.46%) Driving Licence
10 46 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 46 (1.80%) User Experience
11 44 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
12 43 (1.68%) Mainframe
13 39 (1.53%) Data Integration
14 36 (1.41%) Clustering
14 36 (1.41%) Life Science
15 28 (1.10%) Statistics
16 26 (1.02%) iPad
17 25 (0.98%) Device Driver
17 25 (0.98%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 551 (21.55%) Windows
2 500 (19.55%) Linux
3 160 (6.26%) Unix
4 95 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 60 (2.35%) Android
6 48 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 44 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 39 (1.53%) Windows XP
9 32 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.55%) Windows 10
12 14 (0.55%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.39%) Solaris
14 9 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.35%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.27%) Debian
16 6 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 862 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
2 841 (32.89%) Software Engineering
3 354 (13.84%) OO
4 323 (12.63%) MVC
5 290 (11.34%) TDD
6 224 (8.76%) Scrum
7 216 (8.45%) SDLC
8 210 (8.21%) Web Development
9 167 (6.53%) Multithreading
10 157 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
11 141 (5.51%) Unit Testing
12 139 (5.44%) Information Security
12 139 (5.44%) OOP
13 132 (5.16%) SOA
14 131 (5.12%) Project Management
15 120 (4.69%) Mentoring
16 111 (4.34%) Analytics
16 111 (4.34%) OOD
17 109 (4.26%) UML
18 104 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 830 (32.46%) C#
2 696 (27.22%) SQL
3 614 (24.01%) JavaScript
4 585 (22.88%) Java
5 579 (22.64%) C++
6 303 (11.85%) Python
7 227 (8.88%) C
8 183 (7.16%) PHP
9 111 (4.34%) VB
10 97 (3.79%) VB.NET
11 88 (3.44%) Ruby
12 68 (2.66%) T-SQL
13 55 (2.15%) Perl
14 43 (1.68%) Bash Shell
15 37 (1.45%) PowerShell
16 35 (1.37%) PL/SQL
17 34 (1.33%) Embedded C++
18 28 (1.10%) COBOL
18 28 (1.10%) VC++
19 26 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2134 (83.46%) Degree
2 98 (3.83%) CISSP
3 94 (3.68%) PhD
4 91 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 83 (3.25%) Security Cleared
6 74 (2.89%) ISEB
7 70 (2.74%) ISTQB
8 65 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
9 63 (2.46%) CISA
10 52 (2.03%) CCNA
11 48 (1.88%) DV Cleared
12 43 (1.68%) MCSE
13 42 (1.64%) CISM
14 37 (1.45%) CEH
15 36 (1.41%) SC Cleared
16 28 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 27 (1.06%) CRISC
18 20 (0.78%) CCNP
18 20 (0.78%) PMI Certification
19 18 (0.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (7.74%) QA
2 55 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 44 (1.72%) SLA
5 33 (1.29%) COBIT
6 26 (1.02%) ISO 9001
7 18 (0.70%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 12 (0.47%) ISO27002
8 12 (0.47%) RMADS
9 8 (0.31%) HL7
10 5 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
10 5 (0.20%) ISO27005
10 5 (0.20%) PA-DSS
10 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.16%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.078%) GAMP
14 1 (0.039%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
14 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 104 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 65 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.49%) Firmware
4 27 (1.06%) Docker
5 23 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
6 22 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 17 (0.66%) Snort
8 15 (0.59%) IMail Server
9 14 (0.55%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.39%) qmail
10 10 (0.39%) Squid
11 7 (0.27%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.23%) XenApp
13 5 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.16%) NFS
14 4 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (1.02%) Puppet
2 25 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.86%) SCCM
5 20 (0.78%) Nagios
6 19 (0.74%) Ansible
7 17 (0.66%) Nessus
8 16 (0.63%) Cacti
9 15 (0.59%) RSA Archer
10 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (0.43%) Perfmon
10 11 (0.43%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.39%) collectd
11 10 (0.39%) Ganglia
11 10 (0.39%) Graphite
11 10 (0.39%) logstash
12 7 (0.27%) Nmap
13 6 (0.23%) SmokePing
14 5 (0.20%) AppDNA
14 5 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 459 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 230 (8.99%) Oracle
3 111 (4.34%) VMware
4 105 (4.11%) Cisco
5 80 (3.13%) IBM
6 51 (1.99%) Sun
7 49 (1.92%) HP
8 43 (1.68%) Citrix
9 37 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 34 (1.33%) Red Hat
11 30 (1.17%) Zend
12 29 (1.13%) Informatica
13 25 (0.98%) Rally
14 24 (0.94%) Juniper
15 21 (0.82%) Telerik
16 19 (0.74%) Tableau
17 18 (0.70%) Atlassian
18 17 (0.66%) Forcepoint
18 17 (0.66%) ServiceNow
19 16 (0.63%) Intel
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & other benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits International travel, company soci
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, + Pension, Life Insurance...
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + pension, life assurance, bonus +
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago