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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / South East
Rank 34 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 939 1431 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.39% 7.32% 5.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.32% 17.65% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 818 1177 870
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
5421 8109 8011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.88% 41.45% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4385 6776 6409
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 £26,689 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +6 275 £52,500 +13.51% 36
Hampshire +10 174 £37,500 +5.63% 29
Surrey -5 160 £43,750 -2.77% 19
Oxfordshire +4 131 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Buckinghamshire -4 76 £40,000 +5.26% 19
West Sussex -22 59 £50,000 +33.33% 3
East Sussex -35 34 £35,000 - 2
Kent -23 22 £45,000 +22.44% 5
Middlesex +7 9 £51,000 +20.00% 1
Home Counties -1 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1620 (83.03%) Degree
2 581 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
3 561 (28.75%) Software Engineering
4 534 (27.37%) C#
5 511 (26.19%) SQL
6 488 (25.01%) .NET
7 435 (22.30%) JavaScript
8 420 (21.53%) Java
9 397 (20.35%) HTML
10 388 (19.89%) C++
11 373 (19.12%) Linux
12 365 (18.71%) CSS
13 356 (18.25%) SQL Server
14 352 (18.04%) Microsoft
15 338 (17.32%) Windows
16 335 (17.17%) Mathematics
17 296 (15.17%) ASP.NET
18 272 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
19 264 (13.53%) Python
20 256 (13.12%) Web Services
21 251 (12.87%) Finance
22 215 (11.02%) C
23 213 (10.92%) Physics
24 200 (10.25%) OO
25 199 (10.20%) MVC
26 186 (9.53%) Scrum
27 184 (9.43%) Oracle
28 176 (9.02%) TDD
29 173 (8.87%) XML
30 167 (8.56%) MS Excel

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 48 (2.46%) Apache
2 47 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 39 (2.00%) IIS
4 34 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 32 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (1.08%) CMS
7 19 (0.97%) Skype for Business
8 17 (0.87%) MS Exchange
8 17 (0.87%) WebSphere
9 16 (0.82%) JBoss
10 14 (0.72%) Drupal
10 14 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (0.41%) Hubot
11 8 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (0.36%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.36%) nginx
12 7 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 167 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 45 (2.31%) MS Office
3 27 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.13%) MS Project
5 16 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.31%) Magento
5 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.10%) SessionCam
6 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.051%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.051%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.051%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 118 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (4.72%) SaaS
4 47 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (1.85%) IaaS
5 36 (1.85%) PaaS
6 13 (0.67%) Office 365
7 10 (0.51%) GitHub
8 5 (0.26%) Datadog
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
10 3 (0.15%) Force.com
11 2 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.051%) Google Play
12 1 (0.051%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 112 (5.74%) Firewall
2 103 (5.28%) TCP/IP
3 59 (3.02%) DNS
3 59 (3.02%) HTTP
4 53 (2.72%) LDAP
5 45 (2.31%) Internet
6 43 (2.20%) Kerberos
6 43 (2.20%) SAN
7 41 (2.10%) Network Security
8 40 (2.05%) VoIP
9 36 (1.85%) LAN
9 36 (1.85%) VPN
10 30 (1.54%) WAN
11 29 (1.49%) MPLS
11 29 (1.49%) OSPF
12 26 (1.33%) BGP
12 26 (1.33%) DHCP
13 25 (1.28%) SSL
14 24 (1.23%) FTP
15 23 (1.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.30%) Relational Database
3 106 (5.43%) MySQL
4 72 (3.69%) NoSQL
5 60 (3.08%) Big Data
6 52 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 43 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 43 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 33 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 32 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 25 (1.28%) Hadoop
15 23 (1.18%) OLTP
15 23 (1.18%) RDBMS
16 21 (1.08%) Data Mining
17 19 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (0.97%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 131 (6.71%) Git (software)
2 111 (5.69%) Visual Studio
3 71 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 53 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (2.51%) Maven
6 44 (2.26%) Selenium
7 43 (2.20%) JIRA
8 36 (1.85%) Grunt
9 32 (1.64%) Ant
10 29 (1.49%) gulp
11 26 (1.33%) Eclipse
12 25 (1.28%) Gradle
13 23 (1.18%) Mocha
14 21 (1.08%) Subversion
15 17 (0.87%) Cucumber
15 17 (0.87%) NUnit
15 17 (0.87%) WebDriver
16 16 (0.82%) JMeter
17 15 (0.77%) FitNesse
18 14 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 251 (12.87%) Finance
2 132 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 97 (4.97%) Electronics
4 88 (4.51%) Marketing
5 48 (2.46%) Automotive
5 48 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 46 (2.36%) German Language
6 46 (2.36%) Retail
7 39 (2.00%) French Language
7 39 (2.00%) Games
8 38 (1.95%) Banking
9 34 (1.74%) Legal
10 26 (1.33%) Advertising
11 21 (1.08%) Billing
11 21 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (1.03%) Dutch Language
13 19 (0.97%) Publishing
14 14 (0.72%) Military
15 13 (0.67%) Aerospace
15 13 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 784 (40.18%) Developer
2 270 (13.84%) Graduate
3 214 (10.97%) Software Engineer
4 199 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 191 (9.79%) C# Developer
6 188 (9.64%) Analyst
7 187 (9.58%) Software Developer
8 148 (7.59%) Junior
9 137 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
10 133 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 133 (6.82%) Senior Developer
11 120 (6.15%) Java Developer
12 114 (5.84%) Junior Developer
13 93 (4.77%) Web Developer
14 87 (4.46%) Consultant
15 63 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
15 63 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 63 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 62 (3.18%) C++ Software Engineer
17 58 (2.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 488 (25.01%) .NET
2 397 (20.35%) HTML
3 365 (18.71%) CSS
4 296 (15.17%) ASP.NET
5 256 (13.12%) Web Services
6 173 (8.87%) XML
7 151 (7.74%) AngularJS
8 150 (7.69%) jQuery
9 112 (5.74%) HTML5
10 110 (5.64%) RESTful
11 102 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 95 (4.87%) Ajax
13 88 (4.51%) CSS3
14 86 (4.41%) REST
15 84 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 84 (4.31%) SOAP
16 69 (3.54%) JSON
17 65 (3.33%) Node.js
18 61 (3.13%) Spring
19 50 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 335 (17.17%) Mathematics
2 272 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (10.92%) Physics
4 133 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 63 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (2.97%) Data Centre
7 52 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 51 (2.61%) User Experience
9 46 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
10 36 (1.85%) Algorithms
11 34 (1.74%) Visualisation
12 30 (1.54%) Driving Licence
13 29 (1.49%) NHS
14 27 (1.38%) iPad
14 27 (1.38%) Life Science
14 27 (1.38%) Statistics
15 25 (1.28%) Robotics
16 24 (1.23%) PKI
17 23 (1.18%) VHDL
18 22 (1.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 373 (19.12%) Linux
2 338 (17.32%) Windows
3 124 (6.36%) Unix
4 67 (3.43%) Android
5 64 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 34 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (1.59%) Solaris
8 30 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 30 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (1.33%) Windows 8
10 22 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (1.08%) Windows XP
12 17 (0.87%) CentOS
13 14 (0.72%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.62%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.41%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (28.75%) Software Engineering
3 200 (10.25%) OO
4 199 (10.20%) MVC
5 186 (9.53%) Scrum
6 176 (9.02%) TDD
7 154 (7.89%) Web Development
8 151 (7.74%) Project Management
9 144 (7.38%) ITIL
10 115 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
11 110 (5.64%) SDLC
11 110 (5.64%) Unit Testing
12 104 (5.33%) Multithreading
13 100 (5.13%) Mentoring
14 96 (4.92%) Analytics
15 83 (4.25%) Software Testing
16 82 (4.20%) High Availability
17 79 (4.05%) Logistics
18 78 (4.00%) OOP
19 76 (3.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 534 (27.37%) C#
2 511 (26.19%) SQL
3 435 (22.30%) JavaScript
4 420 (21.53%) Java
5 388 (19.89%) C++
6 264 (13.53%) Python
7 215 (11.02%) C
8 145 (7.43%) PHP
9 57 (2.92%) Perl
10 54 (2.77%) PowerShell
11 50 (2.56%) Bash Shell
12 46 (2.36%) VB.NET
13 45 (2.31%) MATLAB
14 42 (2.15%) T-SQL
15 40 (2.05%) VB
16 35 (1.79%) PL/SQL
17 34 (1.74%) Shell Script
18 27 (1.38%) Ruby
19 22 (1.13%) R
20 21 (1.08%) F#
Qualifications
1 1620 (83.03%) Degree
2 77 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 50 (2.56%) PhD
7 44 (2.26%) CISSP
8 42 (2.15%) CCNP
9 33 (1.69%) ISEB
10 32 (1.64%) CISA
10 32 (1.64%) CISM
11 31 (1.59%) CCNA
12 26 (1.33%) MCSE
13 25 (1.28%) HND
14 22 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 21 (1.08%) CEH
16 20 (1.03%) DV Cleared
17 18 (0.92%) PMI Certification
17 18 (0.92%) SC Cleared
18 17 (0.87%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (7.23%) QA
2 48 (2.46%) SLA
3 38 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 35 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.97%) COBIT
6 18 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 15 (0.77%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.51%) PA-DSS
9 9 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 9 (0.46%) GxP
9 9 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 5 (0.26%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.21%) HL7
12 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.15%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.051%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.051%) GAMP
13 1 (0.051%) GMP
13 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (4.25%) Active Directory
2 42 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.69%) Firmware
4 21 (1.08%) NFS
5 18 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.87%) Docker
7 16 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 11 (0.56%) IMail Server
9 10 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.51%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.46%) GlusterFS
11 8 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.41%) ProxySG
12 7 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.36%) vSphere
13 6 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.26%) Snort
14 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.21%) KVM
15 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (1.38%) SCOM
2 24 (1.23%) Nessus
3 23 (1.18%) Nagios
4 22 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.97%) Puppet
6 17 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 16 (0.82%) Nmap
7 16 (0.82%) Perfmon
8 15 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (0.62%) OpenVAS
10 11 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
10 11 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
12 9 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
13 8 (0.41%) Graphite
14 7 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (0.36%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.36%) SCCM
14 7 (0.36%) SmoothWall
15 6 (0.31%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 352 (18.04%) Microsoft
2 184 (9.43%) Oracle
3 73 (3.74%) Cisco
4 57 (2.92%) HP
5 55 (2.82%) VMware
6 53 (2.72%) IBM
7 41 (2.10%) Red Hat
8 37 (1.90%) Juniper
8 37 (1.90%) Sun
9 34 (1.74%) Citrix
10 30 (1.54%) CheckPoint
10 30 (1.54%) SAP
11 22 (1.13%) Blue Coat
12 18 (0.92%) SolarWinds
12 18 (0.92%) Tableau
13 17 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (0.82%) Brocade
14 16 (0.82%) Qualys
14 16 (0.82%) Riverbed
14 16 (0.82%) Veritas
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits package & full training.
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago