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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1351 1234 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.41% 5.81% 5.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.67% 14.88% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 942 1175
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
7237 8293 9106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.68% 39.03% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6006 6436 7194
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +44 283 £38,500 +10.00% 28
Surrey +17 280 £42,500 -5.55% 37
Berkshire -2 253 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Oxfordshire -5 149 £42,500 +1.19% 16
West Sussex +19 147 £35,000 -12.50% 8
East Sussex +6 109 £30,000 -25.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +25 101 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Kent -2 30 £35,000 - 6
Middlesex +22 16 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2283 (85.00%) Degree
2 959 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
3 892 (33.21%) Software Engineering
4 847 (31.53%) C#
5 791 (29.45%) SQL
6 718 (26.73%) .NET
7 707 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 646 (24.05%) C++
9 644 (23.98%) HTML
10 630 (23.45%) Java
11 601 (22.38%) SQL Server
12 575 (21.41%) Windows
13 558 (20.77%) Mathematics
14 556 (20.70%) CSS
15 532 (19.81%) Linux
16 486 (18.09%) Finance
17 456 (16.98%) Microsoft
18 444 (16.53%) OO
19 393 (14.63%) Web Services
20 360 (13.40%) ASP.NET
21 320 (11.91%) Python
22 316 (11.76%) MVC
23 305 (11.36%) TDD
24 280 (10.42%) jQuery
25 268 (9.98%) XML
26 266 (9.90%) QA
27 264 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
28 262 (9.75%) Oracle
29 239 (8.90%) Scrum
29 239 (8.90%) 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
1 137 (5.10%) IIS
2 115 (4.28%) Apache
3 62 (2.31%) Tomcat
4 42 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 38 (1.41%) JBoss
6 37 (1.38%) SharePoint
7 32 (1.19%) CMS
8 30 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 28 (1.04%) CICS
10 27 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 26 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
12 22 (0.82%) nginx
13 20 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
14 17 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (0.60%) Confluence
16 14 (0.52%) OpenStack
17 12 (0.45%) Skype for Business
17 12 (0.45%) WordPress
18 11 (0.41%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 219 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.27%) MS Office
3 24 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.67%) MS Project
6 11 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.074%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.074%) Simulink
11 1 (0.037%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (0.52%) VisionPLUS
2 12 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.19%) Summit
5 3 (0.11%) Magento
5 3 (0.11%) Radian6
5 3 (0.11%) SAP SM
6 2 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.074%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.037%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.037%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 99 (3.69%) SaaS
2 84 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (1.04%) GitHub
5 23 (0.86%) Office 365
6 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (0.71%) Force.com
8 6 (0.22%) PaaS
9 5 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.19%) IaaS
9 5 (0.19%) Yammer
10 4 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.11%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.074%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.074%) Google Play
13 1 (0.037%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.037%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 122 (4.54%) Firewall
2 80 (2.98%) TCP/IP
3 69 (2.57%) DNS
4 66 (2.46%) Internet
5 53 (1.97%) SAN
5 53 (1.97%) SMTP
6 47 (1.75%) LAN
7 42 (1.56%) WAN
8 38 (1.41%) Network Security
9 37 (1.38%) VPN
10 32 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (1.19%) Wireless
11 28 (1.04%) HTTP
11 28 (1.04%) SSL
11 28 (1.04%) VoIP
12 24 (0.89%) OSPF
13 23 (0.86%) BGP
13 23 (0.86%) NAS
14 19 (0.71%) IP Telephony
14 19 (0.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 193 (7.19%) MySQL
3 129 (4.80%) Relational Database
4 103 (3.83%) Big Data
5 100 (3.72%) NoSQL
6 80 (2.98%) Oracle Database
7 60 (2.23%) MongoDB
8 52 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 43 (1.60%) DB2
10 42 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 41 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 36 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 35 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
15 33 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (1.01%) SQLite
17 25 (0.93%) GIS
17 25 (0.93%) RDBMS
18 16 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
18 16 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 221 (8.23%) Visual Studio
2 197 (7.33%) Git (software)
3 151 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (2.98%) Subversion
5 79 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 71 (2.64%) NUnit
7 67 (2.49%) JIRA
8 52 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
9 47 (1.75%) Maven
10 46 (1.71%) Selenium
11 39 (1.45%) WebDriver
12 33 (1.23%) Eclipse
13 27 (1.01%) JUnit
14 26 (0.97%) SoapUI
15 20 (0.74%) Ant
15 20 (0.74%) Gradle
16 19 (0.71%) TeamCity
17 18 (0.67%) Bugzilla
17 18 (0.67%) ClearCase
17 18 (0.67%) Cucumber
General
1 486 (18.09%) Finance
2 163 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 99 (3.69%) Retail
4 86 (3.20%) Games
5 83 (3.09%) Electronics
6 82 (3.05%) Marketing
7 68 (2.53%) Banking
8 43 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 40 (1.49%) Aerospace
10 28 (1.04%) French Language
11 27 (1.01%) German Language
11 27 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 25 (0.93%) Advertising
13 23 (0.86%) Automotive
14 22 (0.82%) Legal
15 21 (0.78%) Billing
16 17 (0.63%) Dutch Language
17 16 (0.60%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.56%) Back Office
18 15 (0.56%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1293 (48.14%) Developer
2 395 (14.71%) C# Developer
3 388 (14.45%) Graduate
4 346 (12.88%) Software Engineer
5 332 (12.36%) Software Developer
6 321 (11.95%) .NET Developer
7 237 (8.82%) Analyst
8 218 (8.12%) Graduate Developer
9 202 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 198 (7.37%) Junior
11 175 (6.52%) Java Developer
12 166 (6.18%) C# Software Developer
13 160 (5.96%) SQL Developer
14 154 (5.73%) Senior Developer
15 140 (5.21%) Junior Developer
16 127 (4.73%) C++ Software Engineer
17 123 (4.58%) Web Developer
18 119 (4.43%) C++ Developer
19 111 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
20 104 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 718 (26.73%) .NET
2 644 (23.98%) HTML
3 556 (20.70%) CSS
4 393 (14.63%) Web Services
5 360 (13.40%) ASP.NET
6 280 (10.42%) jQuery
7 268 (9.98%) XML
8 210 (7.82%) HTML5
9 192 (7.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 186 (6.92%) AngularJS
11 136 (5.06%) Ajax
12 135 (5.03%) Spring
13 128 (4.77%) Node.js
14 127 (4.73%) SOAP
15 125 (4.65%) .NET Framework
16 124 (4.62%) CSS3
17 112 (4.17%) RESTful
18 111 (4.13%) WCF
18 111 (4.13%) WPF
19 96 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 558 (20.77%) Mathematics
2 264 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 193 (7.19%) Physics
4 132 (4.91%) Management Information System
5 125 (4.65%) Algorithms
6 105 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
6 105 (3.91%) Visualisation
7 74 (2.76%) Data Centre
8 59 (2.20%) Driving Licence
8 59 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 58 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
10 57 (2.12%) Mainframe
11 42 (1.56%) User Experience
12 37 (1.38%) Data Integration
13 31 (1.15%) Hedge funds
14 30 (1.12%) Data Structures
15 29 (1.08%) Life Science
15 29 (1.08%) Statistics
16 24 (0.89%) Device Driver
16 24 (0.89%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 575 (21.41%) Windows
2 532 (19.81%) Linux
3 126 (4.69%) Unix
4 115 (4.28%) Windows Server
5 91 (3.39%) Android
6 79 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 37 (1.38%) Windows 8
8 36 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 31 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (0.67%) Windows 7
13 17 (0.63%) Debian
14 16 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
14 16 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.41%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.37%) CentOS
18 9 (0.34%) Windows Phone
18 9 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 959 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
2 892 (33.21%) Software Engineering
3 444 (16.53%) OO
4 316 (11.76%) MVC
5 305 (11.36%) TDD
6 239 (8.90%) Scrum
6 239 (8.90%) SDLC
7 224 (8.34%) Web Development
8 197 (7.33%) Multithreading
9 172 (6.40%) OOP
10 169 (6.29%) Unit Testing
11 162 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
12 145 (5.40%) Information Security
13 140 (5.21%) Project Management
14 135 (5.03%) SOA
15 112 (4.17%) OOD
15 112 (4.17%) User Stories
16 107 (3.98%) ETL
17 106 (3.95%) UML
18 103 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 847 (31.53%) C#
2 791 (29.45%) SQL
3 707 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 646 (24.05%) C++
5 630 (23.45%) Java
6 320 (11.91%) Python
7 225 (8.38%) C
8 200 (7.45%) PHP
9 119 (4.43%) Ruby
10 114 (4.24%) VB
11 111 (4.13%) VB.NET
12 78 (2.90%) Perl
13 66 (2.46%) T-SQL
14 59 (2.20%) PL/SQL
15 47 (1.75%) Bash Shell
16 41 (1.53%) COBOL
17 36 (1.34%) VC++
18 33 (1.23%) Embedded C++
19 29 (1.08%) MATLAB
20 28 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2283 (85.00%) Degree
2 106 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 89 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (3.24%) CISSP
5 85 (3.16%) PhD
6 62 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (2.27%) ISEB
8 55 (2.05%) CISA
9 53 (1.97%) ISTQB
10 52 (1.94%) SC Cleared
11 49 (1.82%) CCNA
12 42 (1.56%) MCSE
13 35 (1.30%) DV Cleared
14 33 (1.23%) CISM
15 30 (1.12%) PMI Certification
16 26 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 21 (0.78%) CEH
17 21 (0.78%) CRISC
18 20 (0.74%) IISP
19 18 (0.67%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (9.90%) QA
2 43 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 34 (1.27%) SLA
4 24 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.82%) COBIT
6 12 (0.45%) ISO27002
7 11 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 11 (0.41%) RMADS
8 10 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.26%) HL7
10 5 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
10 5 (0.19%) ISO27005
10 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.074%) GAMP
12 2 (0.074%) GMP
12 2 (0.074%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.037%) FISMA
13 1 (0.037%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
System Software
1 95 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 70 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.45%) Firmware
4 22 (0.82%) Docker
5 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 20 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.52%) IMail Server
8 12 (0.45%) qmail
8 12 (0.45%) Squid
9 9 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.34%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.26%) NFS
11 6 (0.22%) XenApp
12 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.15%) Snort
13 4 (0.15%) vSphere
14 3 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 24 (0.89%) Puppet
2 22 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.71%) Nagios
4 18 (0.67%) Ansible
4 18 (0.67%) Cacti
4 18 (0.67%) SCCM
5 13 (0.48%) RSA Archer
6 12 (0.45%) collectd
6 12 (0.45%) Ganglia
6 12 (0.45%) Graphite
6 12 (0.45%) logstash
6 12 (0.45%) Nessus
6 12 (0.45%) Perfmon
6 12 (0.45%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (0.26%) Nmap
9 6 (0.22%) SmokePing
10 5 (0.19%) AppDNA
10 5 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 456 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 262 (9.75%) Oracle
3 116 (4.32%) VMware
4 98 (3.65%) Cisco
5 64 (2.38%) IBM
6 44 (1.64%) Citrix
7 39 (1.45%) Informatica
7 39 (1.45%) Sun
8 36 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 35 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (1.15%) HP
11 28 (1.04%) hybris
12 26 (0.97%) Rally
13 21 (0.78%) Juniper
13 21 (0.78%) Telerik
14 20 (0.74%) Forcepoint
14 20 (0.74%) TOWER Software
14 20 (0.74%) Xamarin
14 20 (0.74%) Zend
15 17 (0.63%) SolarWinds
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Egham, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + £2,000p/a bonus
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Middlesex
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + stock + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Longfield, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +Vehicle, Laptop, Mobile, Expenses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago