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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1414 1152 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.40% 5.42% 5.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.09% 14.19% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 832 1151
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
7818 8118 9173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.91% 38.22% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6435 6237 7233
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +26 335 £42,500 -5.55% 36
Berkshire -3 259 £50,000 +11.11% 38
Hampshire +39 235 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Oxfordshire +5 158 £43,500 +8.75% 16
West Sussex -2 139 £37,000 -8.64% 14
Buckinghamshire +33 127 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Sussex +6 116 £32,500 -23.52% 10
Kent +6 49 £37,500 +56.25% 7
Middlesex +11 7 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2372 (83.20%) Degree
2 1039 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
3 916 (32.13%) Software Engineering
4 875 (30.69%) SQL
5 843 (29.57%) C#
6 816 (28.62%) JavaScript
7 733 (25.71%) HTML
8 730 (25.61%) Java
9 673 (23.61%) .NET
10 647 (22.69%) C++
11 612 (21.47%) SQL Server
12 600 (21.05%) CSS
13 584 (20.48%) Mathematics
14 560 (19.64%) Linux
15 552 (19.36%) Windows
16 537 (18.84%) Finance
17 492 (17.26%) OO
18 463 (16.24%) Microsoft
19 454 (15.92%) Web Services
20 353 (12.38%) TDD
21 330 (11.57%) Oracle
22 321 (11.26%) Python
23 316 (11.08%) XML
24 300 (10.52%) ASP.NET
25 299 (10.49%) jQuery
26 292 (10.24%) QA
27 284 (9.96%) MVC
28 274 (9.61%) HTML5
28 274 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
29 271 (9.51%) SDLC

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
1 162 (5.68%) IIS
2 151 (5.30%) Apache
3 133 (4.67%) Node.js
4 72 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 56 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 55 (1.93%) WebLogic
7 54 (1.89%) MS Exchange
8 46 (1.61%) SharePoint
9 41 (1.44%) JBoss
10 40 (1.40%) CMS
11 29 (1.02%) CICS
12 25 (0.88%) nginx
13 23 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
15 19 (0.67%) Skype for Business
16 17 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
16 17 (0.60%) WordPress
17 15 (0.53%) OpenStack
18 13 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
18 13 (0.46%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 251 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 52 (1.82%) MS Office
3 25 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.35%) MS Project
6 6 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.18%) SPSS
8 2 (0.070%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.070%) Simulink
9 1 (0.035%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (0.56%) VisionPLUS
4 7 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.21%) Magento
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.14%) Summit
7 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.11%) Radian6
7 3 (0.11%) SAP SM
8 2 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.070%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.070%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.035%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 109 (3.82%) SaaS
2 99 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (1.02%) GitHub
5 26 (0.91%) Office 365
6 17 (0.60%) Force.com
6 17 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.18%) Google Play
7 5 (0.18%) Yammer
8 3 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.070%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.070%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.070%) IaaS
10 1 (0.035%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 116 (4.07%) Firewall
2 111 (3.89%) TCP/IP
3 98 (3.44%) Internet
4 80 (2.81%) DNS
5 54 (1.89%) SAN
5 54 (1.89%) SMTP
6 51 (1.79%) HTTP
7 48 (1.68%) LAN
8 44 (1.54%) SSL
8 44 (1.54%) WAN
9 40 (1.40%) Wireless
10 31 (1.09%) VoIP
11 29 (1.02%) VPN
12 27 (0.95%) Network Security
13 26 (0.91%) BGP
13 26 (0.91%) LDAP
13 26 (0.91%) OSPF
14 25 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (0.81%) 3G
16 22 (0.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (21.47%) SQL Server
2 198 (6.94%) MySQL
3 144 (5.05%) Big Data
4 140 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 134 (4.70%) NoSQL
6 132 (4.63%) Oracle Database
7 68 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 58 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 54 (1.89%) DB2
10 47 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 41 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 40 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
14 39 (1.37%) Hadoop
15 38 (1.33%) Data Mining
16 37 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
18 28 (0.98%) SQLite
19 26 (0.91%) GIS
20 21 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 257 (9.01%) Visual Studio
2 211 (7.40%) Git (software)
3 174 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 111 (3.89%) Subversion
5 81 (2.84%) NUnit
6 71 (2.49%) Jenkins
7 68 (2.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 59 (2.07%) JIRA
9 48 (1.68%) JUnit
10 46 (1.61%) Eclipse
11 42 (1.47%) Maven
12 29 (1.02%) Selenium
13 23 (0.81%) WebDriver
14 21 (0.74%) Bugzilla
15 19 (0.67%) ClearCase
16 15 (0.53%) TeamCity
17 14 (0.49%) Android Studio
17 14 (0.49%) Grunt
17 14 (0.49%) Protractor
18 13 (0.46%) MSTest
General
1 537 (18.84%) Finance
2 178 (6.24%) Telecoms
3 96 (3.37%) Retail
4 91 (3.19%) Electronics
5 83 (2.91%) Marketing
6 58 (2.03%) Games
7 55 (1.93%) Banking
8 49 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 40 (1.40%) Billing
9 40 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.19%) Advertising
11 25 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.77%) French Language
12 22 (0.77%) Front Office
13 20 (0.70%) German Language
14 19 (0.67%) Legal
14 19 (0.67%) Military
15 17 (0.60%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.46%) Publishing
17 12 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1343 (47.11%) Developer
2 383 (13.43%) C# Developer
3 372 (13.05%) Software Engineer
4 368 (12.91%) Graduate
5 304 (10.66%) Software Developer
6 298 (10.45%) .NET Developer
7 275 (9.65%) Analyst
8 223 (7.82%) Java Developer
9 219 (7.68%) Graduate Developer
10 208 (7.30%) Junior
11 180 (6.31%) Senior Developer
12 177 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 163 (5.72%) C# Software Developer
14 155 (5.44%) SQL Developer
15 147 (5.16%) Junior Developer
16 122 (4.28%) C++ Software Engineer
17 116 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
18 113 (3.96%) C++ Developer
19 107 (3.75%) Web Developer
20 100 (3.51%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 733 (25.71%) HTML
2 673 (23.61%) .NET
3 600 (21.05%) CSS
4 454 (15.92%) Web Services
5 316 (11.08%) XML
6 300 (10.52%) ASP.NET
7 299 (10.49%) jQuery
8 274 (9.61%) HTML5
9 192 (6.73%) AngularJS
10 148 (5.19%) CSS3
11 146 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 144 (5.05%) Spring
13 139 (4.88%) RESTful
14 134 (4.70%) Ajax
15 128 (4.49%) WPF
16 127 (4.45%) SOAP
17 125 (4.38%) .NET Framework
18 114 (4.00%) J2EE
19 106 (3.72%) WCF
20 101 (3.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 584 (20.48%) Mathematics
2 274 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
3 176 (6.17%) Physics
4 145 (5.09%) Algorithms
5 137 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 121 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
7 81 (2.84%) Visualisation
8 80 (2.81%) Mainframe
9 78 (2.74%) Data Centre
10 76 (2.67%) Mobile App
11 73 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
12 61 (2.14%) Data Structures
13 58 (2.03%) Driving Licence
14 52 (1.82%) User Experience
15 43 (1.51%) Data Integration
16 34 (1.19%) iDTV
17 33 (1.16%) Statistics
18 32 (1.12%) Hedge funds
19 29 (1.02%) Clustering
20 28 (0.98%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 560 (19.64%) Linux
2 552 (19.36%) Windows
3 138 (4.84%) Unix
4 131 (4.59%) Android
4 131 (4.59%) Windows Server
5 106 (3.72%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.30%) Windows XP
7 34 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 24 (0.84%) Debian
10 24 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 21 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
13 15 (0.53%) Solaris
14 12 (0.42%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
16 9 (0.32%) zOS
17 8 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1039 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
2 916 (32.13%) Software Engineering
3 492 (17.26%) OO
4 353 (12.38%) TDD
5 284 (9.96%) MVC
6 271 (9.51%) SDLC
7 248 (8.70%) Scrum
8 234 (8.21%) Web Development
9 211 (7.40%) Unit Testing
10 186 (6.52%) OOP
11 183 (6.42%) Multithreading
12 166 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
13 160 (5.61%) SOA
14 153 (5.37%) Information Security
15 149 (5.23%) Project Management
16 131 (4.59%) Open Source
17 127 (4.45%) Software Architecture
17 127 (4.45%) User Stories
18 125 (4.38%) Analytics
19 124 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 875 (30.69%) SQL
2 843 (29.57%) C#
3 816 (28.62%) JavaScript
4 730 (25.61%) Java
5 647 (22.69%) C++
6 321 (11.26%) Python
7 219 (7.68%) C
8 190 (6.66%) PHP
9 130 (4.56%) Ruby
10 123 (4.31%) VB
11 117 (4.10%) VB.NET
12 82 (2.88%) PL/SQL
13 79 (2.77%) Perl
14 60 (2.10%) T-SQL
15 53 (1.86%) COBOL
16 46 (1.61%) Bash Shell
17 38 (1.33%) Shell Script
18 34 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 34 (1.19%) VC++
18 34 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2372 (83.20%) Degree
2 103 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 87 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (2.63%) CISSP
5 68 (2.39%) PhD
6 62 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (1.79%) ISEB
7 51 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 50 (1.75%) CISA
8 50 (1.75%) MCSE
9 48 (1.68%) CCNA
10 38 (1.33%) ISTQB
11 35 (1.23%) CISM
12 31 (1.09%) PMI Certification
13 28 (0.98%) DV Cleared
14 26 (0.91%) IISP
15 24 (0.84%) HNC
16 23 (0.81%) HND
16 23 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
17 21 (0.74%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 292 (10.24%) QA
2 36 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.19%) ISO 9001
4 31 (1.09%) SLA
5 23 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.56%) COBIT
7 13 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.28%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 6 (0.21%) ISO27002
10 6 (0.21%) RMADS
10 6 (0.21%) SSAE 16
11 5 (0.18%) GAMP
11 5 (0.18%) GMP
11 5 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 7816
11 5 (0.18%) ISO27005
12 4 (0.14%) HL7
13 1 (0.035%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 115 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 63 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.37%) Firmware
4 23 (0.81%) Docker
5 20 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 19 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 14 (0.49%) NFS
8 12 (0.42%) qmail
8 12 (0.42%) Squid
9 11 (0.39%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.25%) IMail Server
11 5 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.14%) XenApp
13 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.11%) OpenSSH
13 3 (0.11%) Samba
13 3 (0.11%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.070%) Snort
Systems Management
1 34 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.84%) Puppet
3 22 (0.77%) Nagios
4 20 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.67%) Cacti
6 13 (0.46%) Ansible
6 13 (0.46%) SCCM
7 12 (0.42%) collectd
7 12 (0.42%) Ganglia
7 12 (0.42%) Graphite
7 12 (0.42%) logstash
7 12 (0.42%) Perfmon
7 12 (0.42%) SCOM
7 12 (0.42%) ZABBIX
8 9 (0.32%) RSA Archer
9 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 7 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (0.21%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 463 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 330 (11.57%) Oracle
3 97 (3.40%) Cisco
3 97 (3.40%) VMware
4 66 (2.31%) IBM
5 47 (1.65%) Sun
6 44 (1.54%) Informatica
7 40 (1.40%) HP
8 37 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 35 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (1.16%) hybris
11 32 (1.12%) Citrix
12 28 (0.98%) TOWER Software
13 26 (0.91%) Forcepoint
14 24 (0.84%) Sophos
14 24 (0.84%) Xamarin
15 23 (0.81%) Hyperion
15 23 (0.81%) Rally
16 22 (0.77%) Juniper
17 20 (0.70%) Progress
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Basic Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Willis Towers Watson
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Scope AT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Veneficus Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus full package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Seqirus
Salary: salary depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits + Train
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable on skills
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £48000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
GCS
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
GCS
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago