Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
London > Central London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 122 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 -35 +49
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 169 103 437
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.41% 2.17% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.90% 11.72% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 138 97 368
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £48,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £82,563 £95,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £105,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,134 879 2,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.14% 18.53% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 970 757 1,989
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,300 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £50,780 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £101,375 £95,000 £97,500
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Central London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Central London.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Central London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Central London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Central London

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Central London region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -22 127 £68,750 -1.79% 60
Southwark -8 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 169 (100.00%) Degree
2 153 (90.53%) Computer Science
3 83 (49.11%) Finance
4 77 (45.56%) Social Skills
5 71 (42.01%) SQL
6 59 (34.91%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (34.32%) Windows
7 58 (34.32%) Python
8 57 (33.73%) AWS
9 48 (28.40%) Mac OS X
10 41 (24.26%) Microsoft
10 41 (24.26%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (23.08%) TCP/IP
12 34 (20.12%) User Experience
12 34 (20.12%) Terraform
13 33 (19.53%) Windows 10
13 33 (19.53%) Cybersecurity
14 32 (18.93%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (18.93%) Data Loss Prevention
14 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (18.93%) IT Governance
14 32 (18.93%) Windows Server 2016
15 30 (17.75%) Java
15 30 (17.75%) Data Science
16 29 (17.16%) SaaS
17 28 (16.57%) WAN
18 27 (15.98%) Microsoft Office
18 27 (15.98%) PowerShell
18 27 (15.98%) API Integration
19 26 (15.38%) Azure

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 4 (2.37%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.37%) SugarCRM
2 2 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (15.98%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Salerio
1 1 (0.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 57 (33.73%) AWS
2 29 (17.16%) SaaS
3 26 (15.38%) Azure
4 12 (7.10%) Microsoft 365
5 9 (5.33%) GitHub
6 6 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.78%) Serverless
8 2 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.18%) Datadog
8 2 (1.18%) PaaS
8 2 (1.18%) Route 53
8 2 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.59%) GCP
9 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 28 (16.57%) WAN
3 25 (14.79%) DNS
4 21 (12.43%) BGP
4 21 (12.43%) DHCP
5 18 (10.65%) Internet
6 16 (9.47%) Cisco IOS
6 16 (9.47%) Wireless
7 12 (7.10%) Firewall
8 11 (6.51%) VLAN
8 11 (6.51%) VPN
8 11 (6.51%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.18%) Intranet
10 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.59%) LAN
10 1 (0.59%) SAN
10 1 (0.59%) SMS
10 1 (0.59%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.59%) Telnet
10 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.28%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.10%) Big Data
4 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.73%) Apache Hive
5 8 (4.73%) Data Lake
5 8 (4.73%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.55%) Impala
7 6 (3.55%) MySQL
7 6 (3.55%) Power BI
7 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2017
7 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.55%) SSDT
8 4 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.37%) MariaDB
8 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.78%) DB2
10 2 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.18%) GitLab
5 2 (1.18%) Gradle
5 2 (1.18%) JMeter
5 2 (1.18%) JUnit
5 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.18%) Maven
5 2 (1.18%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.59%) Ant
6 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) Moq
6 1 (0.59%) webpack
General
1 83 (49.11%) Finance
2 77 (45.56%) Social Skills
3 41 (24.26%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (10.06%) Banking
5 15 (8.88%) Presentation Skills
6 11 (6.51%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (5.33%) Electronics
8 7 (4.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 7 (4.14%) Marketing
9 3 (1.78%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.18%) Legal
10 2 (1.18%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.59%) Front Office
11 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (21.89%) Developer
2 34 (20.12%) Analyst
3 16 (9.47%) Desktop Support
3 16 (9.47%) Desktop Support Technician
3 16 (9.47%) Desktop Technician
3 16 (9.47%) Support Technician
4 12 (7.10%) Network Engineer
5 11 (6.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (6.51%) Python Developer
5 11 (6.51%) Security Engineer
5 11 (6.51%) SQL Analyst
6 10 (5.92%) Architect
6 10 (5.92%) IT Engineer
6 10 (5.92%) Market Data Developer
6 10 (5.92%) Python Developer - Fintech
7 9 (5.33%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Graduate
7 9 (5.33%) Senior IT Engineer
7 9 (5.33%) SQL Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.47%) .NET
2 13 (7.69%) RESTful
3 9 (5.33%) Web Services
4 8 (4.73%) Caffe
4 8 (4.73%) MXNet
4 8 (4.73%) Spring
4 8 (4.73%) Spring Boot
4 8 (4.73%) TensorFlow
4 8 (4.73%) Theano
4 8 (4.73%) Torch
5 7 (4.14%) JAX-RS
5 7 (4.14%) Spring MVC
6 6 (3.55%) Blazor
6 6 (3.55%) CSS
6 6 (3.55%) HTML
6 6 (3.55%) REST
6 6 (3.55%) XML
6 6 (3.55%) XSLT
7 5 (2.96%) React
8 4 (2.37%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.12%) User Experience
2 16 (9.47%) Blackberry
2 16 (9.47%) iPad
2 16 (9.47%) iPhone
2 16 (9.47%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.92%) Reference Data
5 9 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.14%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.37%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.78%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.78%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.78%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.78%) iSeries
11 1 (0.59%) Derivative
11 1 (0.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.32%) Windows
2 48 (28.40%) Mac OS X
3 33 (19.53%) Windows 10
4 32 (18.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (18.93%) Windows Server 2016
5 22 (13.02%) Windows Server
6 17 (10.06%) Windows 7
7 16 (9.47%) Android
7 16 (9.47%) Windows 8
8 13 (7.69%) Linux
9 5 (2.96%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.18%) Unix
11 1 (0.59%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (90.53%) Computer Science
2 59 (34.91%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (19.53%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (18.93%) Data Loss Prevention
4 32 (18.93%) IT Governance
5 30 (17.75%) Data Science
6 27 (15.98%) API Integration
7 22 (13.02%) Project Management
8 21 (12.43%) Analytics
8 21 (12.43%) Software Engineering
9 20 (11.83%) ITIL
10 19 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (10.06%) Machine Learning
12 16 (9.47%) Asset Management
12 16 (9.47%) Fintech
13 15 (8.88%) Migration
13 15 (8.88%) Statistics
14 14 (8.28%) TDD
15 13 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.01%) SQL
2 58 (34.32%) Python
3 30 (17.75%) Java
4 27 (15.98%) PowerShell
5 26 (15.38%) C#
6 24 (14.20%) Bash Shell
7 13 (7.69%) R
8 10 (5.92%) C++
9 8 (4.73%) Java 8
9 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 8 (4.73%) MATLAB
10 6 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.55%) XPath
11 5 (2.96%) PHP
12 4 (2.37%) C
13 3 (1.78%) VBA
14 2 (1.18%) ES6
14 2 (1.18%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.18%) Scala
15 1 (0.59%) ES7
Qualifications
1 169 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (7.10%) CCNP
2 12 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (7.10%) PhD
3 11 (6.51%) CCNA
4 9 (5.33%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.96%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.59%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.65%) QA
2 6 (3.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.96%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.59%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (13.02%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.02%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.28%) Docker
4 2 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.59%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (20.12%) Terraform
2 15 (8.88%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.14%) Ansible
4 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.78%) Puppet
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Brooklyn
5 1 (0.59%) Grafana
5 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.59%) Istio
5 1 (0.59%) Marathon
5 1 (0.59%) Mesos
5 1 (0.59%) Nagios
5 1 (0.59%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.20%) VMware
3 22 (13.02%) ServiceNow
4 21 (12.43%) LogicMonitor
4 21 (12.43%) Okta
5 19 (11.24%) Cisco
6 16 (9.47%) Apple
7 11 (6.51%) Meraki
7 11 (6.51%) Palo Alto
8 6 (3.55%) Bloomberg
8 6 (3.55%) MarketAxess
8 6 (3.55%) Tradeweb
9 5 (2.96%) IBM
10 3 (1.78%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.78%) Guidewire
11 2 (1.18%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.18%) Dynatrace
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle
11 2 (1.18%) Sybase
11 2 (1.18%) Veracode