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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 31 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1062 1495 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.56% 6.93% 5.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.15% 17.21% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1195 906
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,548 £24,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
6191 8689 8473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.22% 40.29% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5048 7166 6581
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 £26,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Berkshire -4 276 £50,000 - 32
Surrey -4 207 £45,000 - 21
Hampshire +10 202 £37,500 +19.04% 24
Oxfordshire +2 137 £48,500 +7.77% 14
West Sussex +2 79 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Buckinghamshire -20 75 £37,750 +7.85% 10
Kent -2 41 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Sussex -25 38 £35,000 - 5
Middlesex +11 7 £51,000 -7.27%
Home Counties -3 4 £50,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 - - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1773 (81.78%) Degree
2 689 (31.78%) Software Engineering
3 675 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 652 (30.07%) C#
5 579 (26.71%) .NET
6 558 (25.74%) SQL
7 484 (22.32%) JavaScript
8 472 (21.77%) Java
9 438 (20.20%) C++
10 437 (20.16%) HTML
11 429 (19.79%) SQL Server
12 407 (18.77%) Windows
13 404 (18.63%) Linux
14 399 (18.40%) Mathematics
15 384 (17.71%) CSS
16 374 (17.25%) Microsoft
17 355 (16.37%) ASP.NET
18 347 (16.01%) Finance
19 295 (13.61%) Python
20 285 (13.15%) Web Services
21 279 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
22 266 (12.27%) MVC
23 236 (10.89%) C
24 229 (10.56%) OO
24 229 (10.56%) Physics
25 214 (9.87%) Scrum
26 202 (9.32%) XML
26 202 (9.32%) TDD
27 199 (9.18%) Oracle
28 183 (8.44%) jQuery

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 57 (2.63%) IIS
2 45 (2.08%) Apache
3 42 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 39 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
5 35 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.11%) MS Exchange
7 20 (0.92%) CMS
8 16 (0.74%) JBoss
9 15 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.60%) Apache Solr
11 13 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.60%) Skype for Business
12 12 (0.55%) Confluence
13 11 (0.51%) Drupal
13 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.42%) NServiceBus
14 9 (0.42%) SAS
15 8 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 180 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.21%) MS Office
3 27 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.20%) MS Project
5 20 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.092%) Simulink
8 1 (0.046%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.046%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.092%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.092%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.092%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.092%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.046%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.046%) Magento
7 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.046%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.046%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 105 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (4.52%) SaaS
3 92 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (1.34%) PaaS
6 27 (1.25%) IaaS
7 16 (0.74%) Office 365
8 12 (0.55%) GitHub
9 5 (0.23%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.14%) Force.com
11 2 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.092%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.092%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.046%) Datadog
12 1 (0.046%) Google Play
12 1 (0.046%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.046%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 124 (5.72%) Firewall
2 90 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 65 (3.00%) Network Security
4 63 (2.91%) DNS
5 57 (2.63%) HTTP
6 48 (2.21%) SAN
7 47 (2.17%) LDAP
8 41 (1.89%) Internet
8 41 (1.89%) LAN
9 40 (1.85%) VoIP
10 36 (1.66%) VPN
11 33 (1.52%) WAN
12 30 (1.38%) Kerberos
12 30 (1.38%) SSL
13 27 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (1.15%) OSPF
15 23 (1.06%) DHCP
16 21 (0.97%) BGP
17 20 (0.92%) Ethernet
17 20 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.00%) MySQL
2 130 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 77 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 58 (2.68%) Big Data
5 55 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 40 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 38 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (1.43%) OLTP
13 29 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.06%) MS Access
16 22 (1.01%) Hadoop
17 19 (0.88%) GIS
18 18 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 142 (6.55%) Git (software)
2 113 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 79 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 77 (3.55%) Jenkins
5 57 (2.63%) JIRA
6 50 (2.31%) Selenium
7 44 (2.03%) Maven
8 36 (1.66%) gulp
9 35 (1.61%) Grunt
10 33 (1.52%) Ant
11 30 (1.38%) WebDriver
12 26 (1.20%) Gradle
12 26 (1.20%) SoapUI
13 24 (1.11%) JMeter
13 24 (1.11%) JUnit
14 23 (1.06%) Eclipse
14 23 (1.06%) NUnit
15 21 (0.97%) Subversion
16 20 (0.92%) Cucumber
17 18 (0.83%) Mocha
General
1 347 (16.01%) Finance
2 139 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 85 (3.92%) Retail
4 81 (3.74%) Electronics
4 81 (3.74%) Marketing
5 52 (2.40%) Games
6 48 (2.21%) German Language
7 47 (2.17%) Banking
7 47 (2.17%) Legal
7 47 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 46 (2.12%) Automotive
9 43 (1.98%) French Language
10 25 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (1.11%) Aerospace
12 22 (1.01%) Advertising
12 22 (1.01%) Billing
13 19 (0.88%) Dutch Language
14 18 (0.83%) Publishing
15 17 (0.78%) Back Office
16 16 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 885 (40.82%) Developer
2 333 (15.36%) Graduate
3 267 (12.32%) Software Engineer
4 247 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 245 (11.30%) C# Developer
6 243 (11.21%) Software Developer
7 213 (9.82%) Analyst
8 173 (7.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 170 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
10 169 (7.80%) Junior
11 145 (6.69%) Senior Developer
12 126 (5.81%) Java Developer
13 122 (5.63%) Junior Developer
14 104 (4.80%) Web Developer
15 94 (4.34%) Consultant
16 88 (4.06%) SQL Developer
17 83 (3.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 80 (3.69%) .NET Software Developer
18 80 (3.69%) C# Software Developer
19 77 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 579 (26.71%) .NET
2 437 (20.16%) HTML
3 384 (17.71%) CSS
4 355 (16.37%) ASP.NET
5 285 (13.15%) Web Services
6 202 (9.32%) XML
7 183 (8.44%) jQuery
8 173 (7.98%) AngularJS
9 148 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 129 (5.95%) HTML5
11 119 (5.49%) RESTful
12 110 (5.07%) CSS3
13 109 (5.03%) Ajax
14 103 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 101 (4.66%) REST
16 100 (4.61%) SOAP
17 89 (4.11%) Node.js
18 78 (3.60%) Spring
19 70 (3.23%) WPF
20 69 (3.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 399 (18.40%) Mathematics
2 279 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 229 (10.56%) Physics
4 140 (6.46%) Management Information System
5 92 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
6 71 (3.27%) Data Centre
7 57 (2.63%) Visualisation
8 56 (2.58%) User Experience
9 52 (2.40%) Algorithms
10 50 (2.31%) Mobile App
11 43 (1.98%) Driving Licence
12 42 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
13 33 (1.52%) Life Science
13 33 (1.52%) Statistics
14 29 (1.34%) Clustering
14 29 (1.34%) iPad
14 29 (1.34%) NHS
15 25 (1.15%) Robotics
16 21 (0.97%) Data Integration
16 21 (0.97%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 407 (18.77%) Windows
2 404 (18.63%) Linux
3 156 (7.20%) Unix
4 67 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 59 (2.72%) Android
6 32 (1.48%) Windows 8
7 30 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 30 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (1.29%) Solaris
9 27 (1.25%) Windows XP
10 26 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.65%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.51%) CentOS
15 8 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.32%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.23%) MVS
17 5 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (31.78%) Software Engineering
2 675 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (12.27%) MVC
4 229 (10.56%) OO
5 214 (9.87%) Scrum
6 202 (9.32%) TDD
7 178 (8.21%) Web Development
8 158 (7.29%) SDLC
9 123 (5.67%) ITIL
10 120 (5.54%) Mentoring
11 119 (5.49%) Unit Testing
12 118 (5.44%) Project Management
13 115 (5.30%) Multithreading
14 113 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
15 101 (4.66%) Information Security
16 89 (4.11%) Analytics
17 87 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 87 (4.01%) High Availability
17 87 (4.01%) UML
18 84 (3.87%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 652 (30.07%) C#
2 558 (25.74%) SQL
3 484 (22.32%) JavaScript
4 472 (21.77%) Java
5 438 (20.20%) C++
6 295 (13.61%) Python
7 236 (10.89%) C
8 149 (6.87%) PHP
9 64 (2.95%) VB
10 60 (2.77%) T-SQL
11 59 (2.72%) Perl
12 49 (2.26%) Bash Shell
12 49 (2.26%) VB.NET
13 47 (2.17%) MATLAB
14 46 (2.12%) PowerShell
15 39 (1.80%) Ruby
16 30 (1.38%) F#
17 29 (1.34%) PL/SQL
18 26 (1.20%) Shell Script
19 23 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1773 (81.78%) Degree
2 87 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (3.04%) ISTQB
6 65 (3.00%) PhD
7 59 (2.72%) CISSP
8 49 (2.26%) CCNA
8 49 (2.26%) ISEB
9 46 (2.12%) CISA
10 42 (1.94%) CISM
11 41 (1.89%) CCNP
11 41 (1.89%) CEH
12 34 (1.57%) MCSE
13 31 (1.43%) DV Cleared
14 25 (1.15%) HND
15 22 (1.01%) SC Cleared
16 19 (0.88%) PMI Certification
17 18 (0.83%) CRISC
17 18 (0.83%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (6.37%) QA
2 50 (2.31%) SLA
3 39 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 26 (1.20%) COBIT
6 18 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 13 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (0.46%) PA-DSS
9 7 (0.32%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 6 (0.28%) GxP
11 5 (0.23%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.18%) HL7
12 4 (0.18%) RMADS
13 2 (0.092%) GAMP
13 2 (0.092%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.092%) ISO22301
14 1 (0.046%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
System Software
1 76 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.66%) Firmware
4 17 (0.78%) NFS
5 16 (0.74%) Docker
6 15 (0.69%) Snort
6 15 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (0.60%) IMail Server
8 12 (0.55%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.37%) GlusterFS
10 8 (0.37%) ProxySG
10 8 (0.37%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.32%) vSphere
12 4 (0.18%) Samba
13 3 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.092%) LXC
14 2 (0.092%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 35 (1.61%) Nessus
2 28 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.92%) Nmap
4 19 (0.88%) Nagios
4 19 (0.88%) SCOM
5 16 (0.74%) NetBackup
6 15 (0.69%) Perfmon
7 14 (0.65%) OpenVAS
7 14 (0.65%) Puppet
8 10 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
8 10 (0.46%) Oracle ZFS
8 10 (0.46%) SCCM
8 10 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 9 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
11 7 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
12 6 (0.28%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.28%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 374 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 199 (9.18%) Oracle
3 88 (4.06%) Cisco
4 71 (3.27%) IBM
5 68 (3.14%) VMware
6 63 (2.91%) HP
7 44 (2.03%) Citrix
8 40 (1.85%) Sun
9 35 (1.61%) Juniper
10 32 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 28 (1.29%) SAP
12 27 (1.25%) CheckPoint
13 21 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (0.92%) Qualys
14 20 (0.92%) Zend
15 19 (0.88%) Blue Coat
15 19 (0.88%) Tableau
16 17 (0.78%) Atlassian
17 16 (0.74%) Brocade
17 16 (0.74%) Riverbed
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