Period
to 20 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 126 125
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 291 284 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.93% 2.57% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.82% 12.26% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 241 270 223
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £30,650
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £106,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,730 2,316 2,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.40% 20.99% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 2,024 1,981
City of London median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.80% +8.70% +1.77%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the City of London.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 291 (100.00%) Degree
2 285 (97.94%) Computer Science
3 112 (38.49%) SQL
4 108 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (28.52%) JavaScript
6 78 (26.80%) Java
7 72 (24.74%) AWS
8 65 (22.34%) Windows
9 62 (21.31%) Finance
10 61 (20.96%) Problem-Solving
11 59 (20.27%) Python
12 58 (19.93%) Azure
13 57 (19.59%) HTML
14 53 (18.21%) Linux
15 51 (17.53%) C#
15 51 (17.53%) Fintech
16 49 (16.84%) CSS
17 48 (16.49%) AngularJS
18 47 (16.15%) React
18 47 (16.15%) .NET
18 47 (16.15%) Software Engineering
19 43 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
20 39 (13.40%) Mathematics
21 38 (13.06%) REST
22 37 (12.71%) PowerShell
23 35 (12.03%) Marketing
23 35 (12.03%) Master's Degree
24 34 (11.68%) TDD
24 34 (11.68%) Node.js
24 34 (11.68%) HTML5

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (2.41%) Apache Spark
1 7 (2.41%) Skype for Business
2 5 (1.72%) CMS
3 3 (1.03%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.03%) WordPress
4 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (24.74%) AWS
2 58 (19.93%) Azure
3 26 (8.93%) GCP
4 16 (5.50%) Office 365
5 11 (3.78%) Power Platform
6 9 (3.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.75%) G Suite
8 6 (2.06%) IaaS
9 5 (1.72%) GitHub
9 5 (1.72%) Mimecast
9 5 (1.72%) SaaS
9 5 (1.72%) Trello
10 3 (1.03%) Serverless
11 2 (0.69%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.34%) Heroku
12 1 (0.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.90%) TCP/IP
2 20 (6.87%) BGP
3 9 (3.09%) Skype
4 8 (2.75%) SAN
5 4 (1.37%) WAN
6 3 (1.03%) Firewall
6 3 (1.03%) HTTP
7 2 (0.69%) FTP
7 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.69%) SSH
7 2 (0.69%) VLAN
7 2 (0.69%) Wireless
7 2 (0.69%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.34%) DNS
8 1 (0.34%) Internet
8 1 (0.34%) LAN
8 1 (0.34%) SMTP
8 1 (0.34%) SNMP
8 1 (0.34%) VPN
8 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.25%) NoSQL
3 18 (6.19%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (5.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (5.84%) Big Data
5 16 (5.50%) MySQL
6 15 (5.15%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.78%) Power BI
9 10 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.06%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.72%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (1.03%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.03%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.03%) Looker
Development Applications
1 25 (8.59%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.50%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.47%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.47%) JUnit
4 11 (3.78%) JIRA
5 7 (2.41%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.41%) Selenium
6 6 (2.06%) Mocha
6 6 (2.06%) PyCharm
6 6 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.06%) Visual Studio Code
6 6 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.72%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.37%) gulp
8 4 (1.37%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.03%) Capybara
9 3 (1.03%) Grunt
9 3 (1.03%) Mockito
9 3 (1.03%) Spock
General
1 62 (21.31%) Finance
2 35 (12.03%) Marketing
3 16 (5.50%) Banking
4 13 (4.47%) Financial Institution
4 13 (4.47%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.44%) Advertising
6 3 (1.03%) Front Office
6 3 (1.03%) Games
7 2 (0.69%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.34%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (47.77%) Developer
2 47 (16.15%) Senior Developer
3 38 (13.06%) Java Developer
4 27 (9.28%) Analyst
5 24 (8.25%) Python Developer
6 21 (7.22%) Python Engineer
7 20 (6.87%) .NET Developer
8 19 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 18 (6.19%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 16 (5.50%) React Developer
11 15 (5.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 15 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (5.15%) Senior React Developer
11 15 (5.15%) Support Analyst
12 13 (4.47%) AWS Engineer
12 13 (4.47%) Software Engineer
13 12 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (4.12%) Lead Developer
14 11 (3.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (19.59%) HTML
2 49 (16.84%) CSS
3 48 (16.49%) AngularJS
4 47 (16.15%) .NET
4 47 (16.15%) React
5 38 (13.06%) REST
6 34 (11.68%) HTML5
6 34 (11.68%) Node.js
7 29 (9.97%) Spring
8 28 (9.62%) RESTful
9 25 (8.59%) CSS3
10 17 (5.84%) Spring Boot
11 16 (5.50%) LINQ
12 15 (5.15%) Kafka
12 15 (5.15%) XML
13 14 (4.81%) Redux
14 13 (4.47%) .NET Core
14 13 (4.47%) ASP.NET
15 11 (3.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (3.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.65%) User Experience
3 24 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (7.90%) Fixed Income
4 23 (7.90%) Reinsurance
5 13 (4.47%) Algorithms
6 12 (4.12%) AS400
6 12 (4.12%) iSeries
7 8 (2.75%) Equities
7 8 (2.75%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.72%) Robotics
10 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.03%) BBC
11 3 (1.03%) Blog
11 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 65 (22.34%) Windows
2 53 (18.21%) Linux
3 21 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.47%) Mac OS
5 12 (4.12%) Unix
6 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.03%) Android
8 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (97.94%) Computer Science
2 108 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (20.96%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (17.53%) Fintech
5 47 (16.15%) Software Engineering
6 39 (13.40%) Mathematics
7 34 (11.68%) TDD
8 33 (11.34%) Mentoring
9 31 (10.65%) Microservices
10 30 (10.31%) OO
11 29 (9.97%) SDLC
12 28 (9.62%) Scrum
13 24 (8.25%) BDD
13 24 (8.25%) DevOps
13 24 (8.25%) MVC
14 22 (7.56%) Machine Learning
14 22 (7.56%) Test Automation
15 21 (7.22%) Analytics
16 20 (6.87%) API Integration
17 16 (5.50%) Cryptocurrency
Programming Languages
1 112 (38.49%) SQL
2 83 (28.52%) JavaScript
3 78 (26.80%) Java
4 59 (20.27%) Python
5 51 (17.53%) C#
6 37 (12.71%) PowerShell
7 24 (8.25%) Java 8
8 20 (6.87%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.53%) C++
10 18 (6.19%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.12%) ES6
11 12 (4.12%) RPG
12 10 (3.44%) PHP
12 10 (3.44%) Scala
13 6 (2.06%) C
13 6 (2.06%) Kotlin
13 6 (2.06%) Ruby
13 6 (2.06%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.37%) ES7
15 3 (1.03%) Go
Qualifications
1 291 (100.00%) Degree
2 35 (12.03%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.69%) CCDA
4 2 (0.69%) CCNP
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.69%) PhD
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CISSP
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.81%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (9.62%) Hyper-V
2 25 (8.59%) Docker
3 22 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (6.87%) VirtualBox
5 10 (3.44%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.69%) XenApp
6 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (9.97%) Terraform
2 25 (8.59%) Puppet
3 19 (6.53%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.37%) Ansible
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.34%) Control-M
8 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.34%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.34%) Kibana
8 1 (0.34%) logstash
8 1 (0.34%) Salt
8 1 (0.34%) SCCM
8 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (11.00%) VMware
2 27 (9.28%) Oracle
3 24 (8.25%) Google
3 24 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.87%) LogicMonitor
5 9 (3.09%) HP
6 8 (2.75%) Symantec
6 8 (2.75%) Veeam
7 5 (1.72%) Blue Prism
7 5 (1.72%) Cisco
7 5 (1.72%) Citrix
7 5 (1.72%) UiPath
8 3 (1.03%) Apple
8 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.03%) Tableau
9 2 (0.69%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.69%) Roku
9 2 (0.69%) Samsung
9 2 (0.69%) Tumblr
9 2 (0.69%) Twitter