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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / South East
Rank 37 34 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 887 1338 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.11% 6.98% 5.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.88% 17.51% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1091 889
Median salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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
4962 7640 7645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.16% 39.84% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3987 6400 6163
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +14 226 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Hampshire +3 161 £37,500 +10.29% 23
Surrey -10 141 £45,000 - 25
Oxfordshire +11 138 £42,500 -5.55% 26
Buckinghamshire +8 105 £40,000 +3.89% 8
West Sussex -23 61 £46,250 +23.33% 8
East Sussex -39 31 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Kent -10 14 £35,000 - 7
Middlesex +2 6 £51,000 +2.00%
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1615 (82.61%) Degree
2 551 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
3 542 (27.72%) Software Engineering
4 518 (26.50%) SQL
5 503 (25.73%) C#
6 472 (24.14%) JavaScript
7 464 (23.73%) .NET
8 416 (21.28%) HTML
9 415 (21.23%) Java
10 400 (20.46%) C++
11 383 (19.59%) CSS
12 376 (19.23%) Linux
13 363 (18.57%) Microsoft
14 354 (18.11%) Mathematics
15 350 (17.90%) Windows
16 331 (16.93%) SQL Server
17 287 (14.68%) ASP.NET
18 275 (14.07%) Python
19 252 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
20 235 (12.02%) Web Services
21 231 (11.82%) C
22 227 (11.61%) Finance
23 213 (10.90%) Physics
24 208 (10.64%) OO
25 192 (9.82%) MVC
26 185 (9.46%) Oracle
27 183 (9.36%) Scrum
28 171 (8.75%) Project Management
29 170 (8.70%) TDD
30 168 (8.59%) 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 56 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 50 (2.56%) Apache
3 45 (2.30%) IIS
4 32 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 19 (0.97%) CMS
7 19 (0.97%) Skype for Business
8 17 (0.87%) JBoss
9 13 (0.66%) Drupal
9 13 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 13 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (0.61%) Hubot
11 11 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 11 (0.56%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.51%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 168 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.35%) MS Office
3 32 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.07%) MS Project
5 20 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.051%) Simulink
9 1 (0.051%) SPSS
9 1 (0.051%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 14 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.41%) Magento
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.051%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.051%) Maximo
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.051%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.051%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 118 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (4.76%) SaaS
4 45 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (1.94%) IaaS
6 37 (1.89%) PaaS
7 16 (0.82%) Office 365
8 11 (0.56%) GitHub
9 5 (0.26%) Datadog
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.20%) Force.com
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.051%) Google Play
12 1 (0.051%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.96%) TCP/IP
2 93 (4.76%) Firewall
3 70 (3.58%) DNS
4 61 (3.12%) HTTP
5 50 (2.56%) LDAP
6 46 (2.35%) Internet
6 46 (2.35%) Kerberos
7 37 (1.89%) LAN
8 34 (1.74%) SAN
9 33 (1.69%) Network Security
10 32 (1.64%) VoIP
10 32 (1.64%) VPN
11 31 (1.59%) DHCP
11 31 (1.59%) WAN
12 30 (1.53%) MPLS
13 29 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
14 28 (1.43%) OSPF
15 26 (1.33%) Ethernet
16 25 (1.28%) BGP
16 25 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (16.93%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 100 (5.12%) MySQL
4 63 (3.22%) NoSQL
5 58 (2.97%) Big Data
6 45 (2.30%) Oracle Database
7 43 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 35 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (1.38%) Hadoop
13 25 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
16 20 (1.02%) RDBMS
17 19 (0.97%) OLTP
17 19 (0.97%) VLDB
18 18 (0.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 125 (6.39%) Git (software)
2 115 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 70 (3.58%) Jenkins
4 52 (2.66%) JIRA
5 45 (2.30%) Maven
6 40 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 39 (1.99%) Selenium
8 28 (1.43%) Grunt
9 27 (1.38%) Ant
10 26 (1.33%) gulp
11 25 (1.28%) Gradle
12 23 (1.18%) Eclipse
12 23 (1.18%) Subversion
13 22 (1.13%) Cucumber
14 18 (0.92%) Mocha
15 16 (0.82%) NUnit
16 15 (0.77%) JMeter
17 14 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
18 12 (0.61%) FitNesse
18 12 (0.61%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 227 (11.61%) Finance
2 136 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 116 (5.93%) Electronics
4 83 (4.25%) Marketing
5 58 (2.97%) German Language
6 51 (2.61%) Automotive
7 50 (2.56%) French Language
8 46 (2.35%) Banking
9 42 (2.15%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.89%) Retail
11 31 (1.59%) Games
12 28 (1.43%) Advertising
12 28 (1.43%) Dutch Language
12 28 (1.43%) Legal
13 26 (1.33%) Spanish Language
14 24 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (1.02%) Publishing
16 18 (0.92%) Billing
17 17 (0.87%) Italian Language
18 14 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 780 (39.90%) Developer
2 242 (12.38%) Graduate
3 211 (10.79%) Analyst
4 195 (9.97%) Software Engineer
5 176 (9.00%) Software Developer
6 168 (8.59%) C# Developer
7 165 (8.44%) .NET Developer
8 152 (7.77%) Junior
9 128 (6.55%) Senior Developer
10 126 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
11 123 (6.29%) Java Developer
12 111 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
13 109 (5.58%) Junior Developer
14 106 (5.42%) Consultant
15 101 (5.17%) Web Developer
16 61 (3.12%) C++ Software Engineer
17 57 (2.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 55 (2.81%) Support Analyst
19 54 (2.76%) Administrator
19 54 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (23.73%) .NET
2 416 (21.28%) HTML
3 383 (19.59%) CSS
4 287 (14.68%) ASP.NET
5 235 (12.02%) Web Services
6 160 (8.18%) AngularJS
6 160 (8.18%) XML
7 149 (7.62%) jQuery
8 96 (4.91%) REST
9 94 (4.81%) HTML5
9 94 (4.81%) RESTful
10 91 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 89 (4.55%) Ajax
12 78 (3.99%) SOAP
13 67 (3.43%) CSS3
14 66 (3.38%) JSON
15 65 (3.32%) Node.js
16 63 (3.22%) ASP.NET Web API
17 57 (2.92%) Spring
18 45 (2.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 252 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 59 (3.02%) User Experience
4 56 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 53 (2.71%) Data Centre
6 48 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
8 39 (1.99%) Algorithms
9 36 (1.84%) Life Science
10 29 (1.48%) PKI
11 28 (1.43%) NHS
12 25 (1.28%) VHDL
13 22 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 22 (1.13%) Robotics
14 20 (1.02%) Contactless
14 20 (1.02%) iPad
15 17 (0.87%) Driving Licence
16 16 (0.82%) Internet of Things
16 16 (0.82%) PMI
17 13 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 376 (19.23%) Linux
2 350 (17.90%) Windows
3 103 (5.27%) Unix
4 67 (3.43%) Android
5 61 (3.12%) Windows Server
6 37 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 31 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (1.59%) Solaris
8 30 (1.53%) Windows 8
8 30 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (0.97%) CentOS
10 19 (0.97%) Windows XP
11 18 (0.92%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.61%) Mac OS
13 10 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.46%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.41%) Windows NT
16 5 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (27.72%) Software Engineering
3 354 (18.11%) Mathematics
4 213 (10.90%) Physics
5 208 (10.64%) OO
6 192 (9.82%) MVC
7 183 (9.36%) Scrum
8 171 (8.75%) Project Management
9 170 (8.70%) TDD
10 165 (8.44%) Web Development
11 158 (8.08%) ITIL
12 110 (5.63%) Multithreading
13 108 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
14 107 (5.47%) Analytics
14 107 (5.47%) Unit Testing
15 104 (5.32%) Software Testing
16 94 (4.81%) OOP
17 93 (4.76%) Mentoring
18 90 (4.60%) SDLC
19 83 (4.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 518 (26.50%) SQL
2 503 (25.73%) C#
3 472 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 415 (21.23%) Java
5 400 (20.46%) C++
6 275 (14.07%) Python
7 231 (11.82%) C
8 153 (7.83%) PHP
9 62 (3.17%) Perl
10 57 (2.92%) PowerShell
11 56 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 55 (2.81%) Bash Shell
13 53 (2.71%) MATLAB
14 43 (2.20%) PL/SQL
15 40 (2.05%) R
16 37 (1.89%) VB
17 36 (1.84%) Shell Script
17 36 (1.84%) T-SQL
18 30 (1.53%) Ruby
19 24 (1.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1615 (82.61%) Degree
2 75 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 56 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (2.51%) PhD
6 47 (2.40%) ISTQB
7 45 (2.30%) CISSP
8 38 (1.94%) CCNP
9 33 (1.69%) CISM
10 28 (1.43%) CCNA
11 27 (1.38%) HND
12 25 (1.28%) ISEB
12 25 (1.28%) SANS
13 23 (1.18%) SC Cleared
14 22 (1.13%) CISA
14 22 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 21 (1.07%) MCSE
16 20 (1.02%) CEH
17 16 (0.82%) CCIE
17 16 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.52%) QA
2 41 (2.10%) PCI DSS
2 41 (2.10%) SLA
3 30 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.33%) PMO
5 17 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 13 (0.66%) COBIT
7 12 (0.61%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.51%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 10 (0.51%) GxP
8 10 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.26%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.15%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.10%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.051%) GMP
12 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.051%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 86 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.48%) Firmware
4 23 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.97%) NFS
6 18 (0.92%) Docker
7 14 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.51%) IMail Server
9 10 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 8 (0.41%) GlusterFS
11 8 (0.41%) Samba
11 8 (0.41%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.36%) ProxySG
12 7 (0.36%) vSphere
13 5 (0.26%) KVM
13 5 (0.26%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.15%) XenServer
15 2 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (1.64%) SCOM
2 22 (1.13%) Nessus
3 20 (1.02%) Nagios
4 19 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.97%) Puppet
5 15 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 15 (0.77%) Nmap
6 12 (0.61%) Perfmon
7 11 (0.56%) OpenVAS
8 10 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
9 9 (0.46%) Graphite
9 9 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (0.46%) Oracle ZFS
9 9 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
10 8 (0.41%) SCCM
11 7 (0.36%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.36%) SmoothWall
12 6 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 363 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 185 (9.46%) Oracle
3 55 (2.81%) Cisco
4 45 (2.30%) VMware
5 38 (1.94%) HP
6 36 (1.84%) Red Hat
7 35 (1.79%) IBM
8 32 (1.64%) SAP
9 31 (1.59%) Citrix
10 30 (1.53%) Juniper
11 26 (1.33%) Sun
12 24 (1.23%) CheckPoint
13 22 (1.13%) Blue Coat
14 19 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (0.87%) SolarWinds
16 15 (0.77%) Qualys
16 15 (0.77%) Riverbed
17 14 (0.72%) Brocade
17 14 (0.72%) Talend
17 14 (0.72%) Veritas
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25250.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £58,000 to £65,000 per annum 58-65k depending on experience plus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Cititec
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ITSM Team
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
247 Jobline
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago