Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 127 104
Rank change year-on-year +44 -23 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 313 263 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.42% 2.54% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.04% 12.19% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 263 227 293
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £104,500 £96,750 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +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 1,644 2,157 2,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.96% 20.82% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,393 1,828 2,111
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
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 29 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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.

1 313 (100.00%) Degree
2 304 (97.12%) Computer Science
3 131 (41.85%) SQL
4 129 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (34.19%) Java
6 106 (33.87%) Finance
7 101 (32.27%) JavaScript
8 86 (27.48%) AWS
9 81 (25.88%) Python
10 76 (24.28%) HTML
11 67 (21.41%) CSS
12 65 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
12 65 (20.77%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (18.21%) React
14 56 (17.89%) HTML5
15 55 (17.57%) C#
16 52 (16.61%) AngularJS
17 49 (15.65%) Windows
17 49 (15.65%) Mathematics
18 48 (15.34%) Software Engineering
18 48 (15.34%) DevOps
18 48 (15.34%) Azure
19 47 (15.02%) Linux
20 46 (14.70%) .NET
20 46 (14.70%) Node.js
21 45 (14.38%) Fintech
22 44 (14.06%) Master's Degree
22 44 (14.06%) Docker
22 44 (14.06%) Marketing
23 42 (13.42%) Artificial Intelligence

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 24 (7.67%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.56%) CMS
3 5 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.28%) IIS
4 4 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.28%) WordPress
5 3 (0.96%) Apache
5 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.64%) Confluence
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.32%) Luigi
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.32%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 86 (27.48%) AWS
2 48 (15.34%) Azure
3 15 (4.79%) GCP
4 13 (4.15%) Serverless
5 8 (2.56%) Office 365
6 7 (2.24%) SaaS
7 6 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.60%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.96%) BlazeMeter
10 3 (0.96%) npm
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.64%) G Suite
11 2 (0.64%) GitHub
11 2 (0.64%) Trello
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.32%) Heroku
12 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.31%) TCP/IP
2 24 (7.67%) BGP
3 3 (0.96%) DNS
3 3 (0.96%) Firewall
3 3 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
5 1 (0.32%) SSH
5 1 (0.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.86%) NoSQL
2 33 (10.54%) Big Data
3 24 (7.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (7.03%) Hadoop
5 19 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.75%) Apache Hive
7 17 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (5.11%) SQL Server
9 15 (4.79%) DB2
9 15 (4.79%) Oracle Database
10 13 (4.15%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.88%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.24%) KDB
13 7 (2.24%) Kdb+
13 7 (2.24%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.60%) MySQL
15 5 (1.60%) Power BI
16 4 (1.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 41 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.71%) JUnit
3 18 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 14 (4.47%) JIRA
5 10 (3.19%) Selenium
6 5 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.60%) Newman
6 5 (1.60%) Postman
7 4 (1.28%) ERwin
7 4 (1.28%) gulp
7 4 (1.28%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (1.28%) webpack
8 3 (0.96%) Gatling
8 3 (0.96%) JMeter
8 3 (0.96%) Mocha
8 3 (0.96%) NeoLoad
8 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.96%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 106 (33.87%) Finance
2 44 (14.06%) Marketing
3 20 (6.39%) Advertising
4 14 (4.47%) Financial Institution
5 10 (3.19%) Banking
6 9 (2.88%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.24%) Back Office
7 7 (2.24%) Games
8 6 (1.92%) Front Office
9 3 (0.96%) Electronics
10 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.64%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 163 (52.08%) Developer
2 66 (21.09%) Java Developer
3 49 (15.65%) Senior Developer
4 39 (12.46%) Administrator
5 27 (8.63%) Analyst
5 27 (8.63%) Python Developer
6 23 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (7.03%) React Developer
8 20 (6.39%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 20 (6.39%) Support Analyst
9 19 (6.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 18 (5.75%) Architect
10 18 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 17 (5.43%) Senior React Developer
12 16 (5.11%) .NET Developer
12 16 (5.11%) SQL Analyst
13 15 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (4.79%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (24.28%) HTML
2 67 (21.41%) CSS
3 57 (18.21%) React
4 56 (17.89%) HTML5
5 52 (16.61%) AngularJS
6 46 (14.70%) .NET
6 46 (14.70%) Node.js
7 42 (13.42%) RESTful
8 35 (11.18%) Spring
9 30 (9.58%) CSS3
10 26 (8.31%) REST
11 22 (7.03%) Spring Boot
11 22 (7.03%) XML
12 19 (6.07%) Kafka
12 19 (6.07%) Vue.js
13 17 (5.43%) Redux
13 17 (5.43%) Web Services
14 14 (4.47%) .NET Core
15 11 (3.51%) ASP.NET
15 11 (3.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.82%) User Experience
3 20 (6.39%) Reinsurance
4 19 (6.07%) Fixed Income
5 17 (5.43%) AS400
5 17 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (5.43%) iSeries
6 15 (4.79%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.83%) Algorithms
7 12 (3.83%) Hedge funds
8 11 (3.51%) Derivative
8 11 (3.51%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.51%) Reference Data
9 10 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.24%) Robotics
11 4 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.96%) Blog
12 3 (0.96%) Life Science
12 3 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.65%) Windows
2 47 (15.02%) Linux
3 28 (8.95%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.19%) Unix
5 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.28%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.96%) Android
7 3 (0.96%) CentOS
7 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (97.12%) Computer Science
2 129 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (20.77%) Problem-Solving
4 49 (15.65%) Mathematics
5 48 (15.34%) DevOps
5 48 (15.34%) Software Engineering
6 45 (14.38%) Fintech
7 42 (13.42%) Artificial Intelligence
7 42 (13.42%) OO
8 33 (10.54%) Microservices
9 30 (9.58%) Analytics
10 28 (8.95%) MVC
10 28 (8.95%) TDD
11 27 (8.63%) Open Source
12 26 (8.31%) Mentoring
13 25 (7.99%) Migration
14 24 (7.67%) API Integration
14 24 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (7.35%) Scrum
16 22 (7.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 131 (41.85%) SQL
2 107 (34.19%) Java
3 101 (32.27%) JavaScript
4 81 (25.88%) Python
5 55 (17.57%) C#
6 32 (10.22%) PowerShell
7 31 (9.90%) PHP
8 29 (9.27%) C++
9 28 (8.95%) Scala
10 25 (7.99%) Shell Script
11 23 (7.35%) Java 8
12 22 (7.03%) ES6
13 18 (5.75%) Kotlin
14 17 (5.43%) RPG
15 16 (5.11%) TypeScript
16 13 (4.15%) T-SQL
17 8 (2.56%) Ruby
18 4 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.64%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 313 (100.00%) Degree
2 44 (14.06%) Master's Degree
3 9 (2.88%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.96%) MCITP
5 3 (0.96%) MCSA
5 3 (0.96%) MCSE
5 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.64%) CISSP
6 2 (0.64%) MBA
7 1 (0.32%) CEH
7 1 (0.32%) GIAC
7 1 (0.32%) OSCP
7 1 (0.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.35%) QA
2 6 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (14.06%) Docker
2 26 (8.31%) Hyper-V
3 25 (7.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (7.67%) VirtualBox
5 5 (1.60%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) Firmware
6 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (9.58%) Terraform
2 28 (8.95%) Kubernetes
3 27 (8.63%) Puppet
4 3 (0.96%) Ansible
4 3 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.64%) Salt
6 1 (0.32%) SCCM
6 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (11.82%) Oracle
2 27 (8.63%) VMware
3 24 (7.67%) LogicMonitor
4 17 (5.43%) Google
5 15 (4.79%) ServiceNow
6 11 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.28%) Samsung
7 4 (1.28%) Tableau
8 3 (0.96%) Blue Prism
8 3 (0.96%) Nintex
8 3 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.64%) Adobe
9 2 (0.64%) Guidewire
9 2 (0.64%) HP
9 2 (0.64%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.64%) Roku
9 2 (0.64%) SAP
9 2 (0.64%) Symantec
9 2 (0.64%) UiPath
9 2 (0.64%) Veeam