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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1069 1316 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.09% 6.32% 5.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.64% 15.52% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1078 946
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6833 8478 8435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.90% 40.70% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5582 6893 6413
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +5 225 £37,500 +17.18% 14
Surrey +4 216 £49,500 +10.00% 36
Berkshire -19 211 £50,000 - 36
Oxfordshire -1 131 £48,500 +7.77% 22
West Sussex +33 100 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire -14 66 £40,000 +5.26% 4
East Sussex -22 53 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Kent -4 46 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Middlesex +31 16 £20,000 -
Home Counties - 3 - -
Sussex +8 1 £65,000 +15.55%
Isle of Wight - 1 £26,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2022 (82.67%) Degree
2 807 (32.99%) Software Engineering
3 786 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
4 760 (31.07%) C#
5 663 (27.11%) .NET
6 626 (25.59%) SQL
7 562 (22.98%) JavaScript
8 546 (22.32%) Java
9 535 (21.87%) C++
10 527 (21.55%) SQL Server
11 522 (21.34%) Windows
12 505 (20.65%) HTML
13 475 (19.42%) Linux
14 467 (19.09%) Mathematics
15 433 (17.70%) CSS
16 428 (17.50%) Microsoft
17 402 (16.43%) Finance
18 391 (15.99%) ASP.NET
19 333 (13.61%) Web Services
20 315 (12.88%) MVC
21 296 (12.10%) OO
22 290 (11.86%) Python
23 288 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
24 268 (10.96%) TDD
25 255 (10.43%) jQuery
26 240 (9.81%) C
27 232 (9.48%) XML
28 213 (8.71%) MS Excel
29 205 (8.38%) Scrum
30 204 (8.34%) Oracle

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
1 103 (4.21%) IIS
2 71 (2.90%) Apache
3 53 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 42 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 32 (1.31%) SharePoint
7 29 (1.19%) JBoss
8 20 (0.82%) CMS
8 20 (0.82%) Confluence
8 20 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 18 (0.74%) Apache Solr
11 16 (0.65%) CICS
12 15 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 14 (0.57%) nginx
14 12 (0.49%) SAS
14 12 (0.49%) Skype for Business
15 11 (0.45%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 213 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.49%) MS Office
3 27 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.98%) MS Project
5 16 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.082%) Simulink
9 1 (0.041%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.041%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.25%) VisionPLUS
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.12%) Radian6
5 2 (0.082%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.082%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.082%) Summit
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.041%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.041%) SAP SM
6 1 (0.041%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 91 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (3.68%) SaaS
3 53 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.90%) Office 365
6 14 (0.57%) GitHub
7 13 (0.53%) Force.com
8 9 (0.37%) PaaS
9 6 (0.25%) IaaS
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.16%) Yammer
12 3 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.082%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.041%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.041%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 129 (5.27%) Firewall
2 92 (3.76%) TCP/IP
3 69 (2.82%) Network Security
4 62 (2.53%) DNS
5 46 (1.88%) HTTP
6 45 (1.84%) Internet
7 44 (1.80%) SAN
8 42 (1.72%) SMTP
9 41 (1.68%) VoIP
10 39 (1.59%) VPN
11 33 (1.35%) LAN
11 33 (1.35%) WAN
12 32 (1.31%) LDAP
13 29 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (1.19%) SSL
14 22 (0.90%) OSPF
15 21 (0.86%) BGP
16 17 (0.70%) 3G
16 17 (0.70%) VLAN
16 17 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 166 (6.79%) MySQL
3 142 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 89 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 87 (3.56%) Big Data
6 59 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 53 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 47 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 42 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 39 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (1.27%) Hadoop
13 31 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
15 25 (1.02%) OLTP
15 25 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
16 24 (0.98%) RDBMS
17 23 (0.94%) GIS
18 20 (0.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 168 (6.87%) Git (software)
2 146 (5.97%) Visual Studio
3 127 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 89 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 68 (2.78%) JIRA
6 59 (2.41%) Selenium
7 52 (2.13%) Maven
8 46 (1.88%) WebDriver
9 37 (1.51%) NUnit
10 34 (1.39%) Ant
10 34 (1.39%) SoapUI
11 33 (1.35%) Subversion
12 32 (1.31%) Grunt
12 32 (1.31%) gulp
13 29 (1.19%) JUnit
14 25 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 25 (1.02%) Gradle
14 25 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 21 (0.86%) JMeter
16 19 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 402 (16.43%) Finance
2 155 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 103 (4.21%) Retail
4 96 (3.92%) Games
5 85 (3.48%) Marketing
6 62 (2.53%) Electronics
7 53 (2.17%) Banking
8 47 (1.92%) Aerospace
9 42 (1.72%) Legal
10 40 (1.64%) French Language
11 39 (1.59%) German Language
11 39 (1.59%) Manufacturing
12 38 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 26 (1.06%) Automotive
14 25 (1.02%) Dutch Language
15 21 (0.86%) Italian Language
15 21 (0.86%) Spanish Language
16 20 (0.82%) Back Office
17 14 (0.57%) Advertising
18 13 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 1076 (43.99%) Developer
2 397 (16.23%) Graduate
3 321 (13.12%) C# Developer
4 310 (12.67%) .NET Developer
5 308 (12.59%) Software Developer
5 308 (12.59%) Software Engineer
6 243 (9.93%) Analyst
7 202 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 192 (7.85%) Graduate Developer
9 184 (7.52%) Junior
10 141 (5.76%) Java Developer
11 134 (5.48%) Junior Developer
11 134 (5.48%) Senior Developer
12 132 (5.40%) SQL Developer
13 128 (5.23%) C# Software Developer
14 121 (4.95%) Web Developer
15 107 (4.37%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 104 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
16 104 (4.25%) C++ Software Engineer
17 98 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (27.11%) .NET
2 505 (20.65%) HTML
3 433 (17.70%) CSS
4 391 (15.99%) ASP.NET
5 333 (13.61%) Web Services
6 255 (10.43%) jQuery
7 232 (9.48%) XML
8 201 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 187 (7.65%) AngularJS
10 153 (6.26%) HTML5
11 128 (5.23%) RESTful
12 127 (5.19%) Node.js
13 125 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 119 (4.87%) CSS3
15 115 (4.70%) Ajax
15 115 (4.70%) Spring
16 109 (4.46%) SOAP
17 104 (4.25%) WCF
18 96 (3.92%) WPF
19 94 (3.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 467 (19.09%) Mathematics
2 288 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
3 203 (8.30%) Physics
4 134 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 105 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 103 (4.21%) Visualisation
7 82 (3.35%) Algorithms
8 69 (2.82%) Data Centre
9 63 (2.58%) Driving Licence
10 53 (2.17%) User Experience
11 42 (1.72%) Mobile App
12 37 (1.51%) Clustering
13 36 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
14 33 (1.35%) Life Science
15 31 (1.27%) Data Integration
15 31 (1.27%) Statistics
16 30 (1.23%) Mainframe
17 28 (1.14%) iPad
18 23 (0.94%) Economics
18 23 (0.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 522 (21.34%) Windows
2 475 (19.42%) Linux
3 166 (6.79%) Unix
4 94 (3.84%) Windows Server
5 54 (2.21%) Android
6 45 (1.84%) Windows 8
7 42 (1.72%) Windows XP
8 33 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 32 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (0.70%) Windows 10
14 14 (0.57%) Windows 7
15 11 (0.45%) Solaris
16 9 (0.37%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
17 6 (0.25%) MVS
17 6 (0.25%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (32.99%) Software Engineering
2 786 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (12.88%) MVC
4 296 (12.10%) OO
5 268 (10.96%) TDD
6 205 (8.38%) Scrum
7 195 (7.97%) Web Development
8 184 (7.52%) SDLC
9 161 (6.58%) Multithreading
10 145 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 137 (5.60%) Information Security
12 132 (5.40%) Unit Testing
13 129 (5.27%) Mentoring
14 125 (5.11%) Project Management
15 115 (4.70%) Analytics
15 115 (4.70%) OOP
16 109 (4.46%) SOA
17 103 (4.21%) UML
18 102 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
19 101 (4.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 760 (31.07%) C#
2 626 (25.59%) SQL
3 562 (22.98%) JavaScript
4 546 (22.32%) Java
5 535 (21.87%) C++
6 290 (11.86%) Python
7 240 (9.81%) C
8 171 (6.99%) PHP
9 99 (4.05%) VB
10 84 (3.43%) VB.NET
11 72 (2.94%) Ruby
12 64 (2.62%) T-SQL
13 63 (2.58%) Perl
14 48 (1.96%) Bash Shell
15 39 (1.59%) PowerShell
16 35 (1.43%) Embedded C++
17 29 (1.19%) Scala
18 28 (1.14%) F#
18 28 (1.14%) PL/SQL
19 25 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2022 (82.67%) Degree
2 91 (3.72%) CISSP
3 88 (3.60%) PhD
3 88 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 85 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (2.82%) ISEB
6 68 (2.78%) CISA
7 67 (2.74%) ISTQB
8 65 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
9 52 (2.13%) CCNA
9 52 (2.13%) DV Cleared
10 46 (1.88%) CISM
11 40 (1.64%) CEH
12 36 (1.47%) MCSE
13 32 (1.31%) SC Cleared
14 30 (1.23%) CRISC
15 25 (1.02%) CCNP
15 25 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (0.82%) HND
17 17 (0.70%) GISF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (6.75%) QA
2 62 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 49 (2.00%) SLA
5 36 (1.47%) COBIT
6 21 (0.86%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 12 (0.49%) ISO27002
9 12 (0.49%) RMADS
10 9 (0.37%) HL7
10 9 (0.37%) PA-DSS
11 5 (0.20%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (0.20%) ISO27005
11 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.082%) GAMP
14 1 (0.041%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
System Software
1 100 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 56 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (1.51%) Firmware
4 24 (0.98%) Docker
5 21 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
6 20 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 19 (0.78%) IMail Server
8 15 (0.61%) Snort
9 11 (0.45%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.33%) NFS
10 8 (0.33%) qmail
10 8 (0.33%) Squid
11 6 (0.25%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.25%) ProxySG
11 6 (0.25%) vSphere
11 6 (0.25%) XenApp
12 5 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (1.27%) Nessus
2 23 (0.94%) Puppet
3 22 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (0.90%) SCCM
4 21 (0.86%) Nagios
5 18 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (0.61%) Nmap
7 14 (0.57%) Cacti
8 13 (0.53%) Ansible
9 12 (0.49%) RSA Archer
10 11 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
10 11 (0.45%) OpenVAS
11 9 (0.37%) Graphite
11 9 (0.37%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.33%) collectd
12 8 (0.33%) Ganglia
12 8 (0.33%) logstash
12 8 (0.33%) Perfmon
13 6 (0.25%) SmokePing
14 5 (0.20%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 428 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 204 (8.34%) Oracle
3 101 (4.13%) Cisco
4 96 (3.92%) VMware
5 78 (3.19%) IBM
6 49 (2.00%) Sun
7 48 (1.96%) HP
8 46 (1.88%) Citrix
9 36 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (1.31%) Zend
11 30 (1.23%) Red Hat
12 24 (0.98%) Juniper
12 24 (0.98%) Rally
13 22 (0.90%) Qualys
14 21 (0.86%) Atlassian
14 21 (0.86%) CheckPoint
14 21 (0.86%) Informatica
14 21 (0.86%) Tableau
15 19 (0.78%) Telerik
16 14 (0.57%) Intel
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £55 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £55 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £20k - 23k per year + to £23k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38K +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary , variable , benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + up to 34 days holiday!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum + Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago