Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 105 100
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 302 285 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.69% 2.77% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.80% 11.28% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 276 260 361
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 2,559 2,526 3,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.76% 24.51% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,242 2,254 2,935
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.82% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,507
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
London Bridge -6 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 301 (99.67%) Degree
2 290 (96.03%) Computer Science
3 169 (55.96%) Finance
4 110 (36.42%) SQL
5 99 (32.78%) JavaScript
6 96 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (27.81%) C#
8 82 (27.15%) Analytical Skills
9 77 (25.50%) Java
9 77 (25.50%) SQL Server
10 74 (24.50%) .NET
11 72 (23.84%) CSS
12 69 (22.85%) OO
13 66 (21.85%) Python
14 65 (21.52%) Banking
14 65 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
15 58 (19.21%) React
15 58 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
15 58 (19.21%) Microsoft
15 58 (19.21%) MVC
16 56 (18.54%) Web Services
16 56 (18.54%) HTML
16 56 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
17 51 (16.89%) Test Automation
18 50 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
19 46 (15.23%) Linux
20 43 (14.24%) AngularJS
21 42 (13.91%) Mentoring
21 42 (13.91%) jQuery
22 40 (13.25%) T-SQL

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 36 (11.92%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.97%) CMS
3 7 (2.32%) WordPress
4 6 (1.99%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.99%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.66%) IIS
5 5 (1.66%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.32%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.66%) Drupal
7 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.33%) GemFire
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.32%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.99%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.99%) Revit
5 3 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (9.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.99%) Primavera
3 2 (0.66%) Magento
4 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.33%) Shopify
4 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 58 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.64%) Office 365
4 9 (2.98%) SaaS
5 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.99%) G Suite
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.66%) Route 53
8 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.94%) Firewall
2 16 (5.30%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (5.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 16 (5.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 16 (5.30%) SNMP
3 8 (2.65%) Wireless
4 7 (2.32%) SMTP
4 7 (2.32%) VPN
5 6 (1.99%) DHCP
5 6 (1.99%) DNS
5 6 (1.99%) Skype
6 5 (1.66%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.66%) VLAN
7 4 (1.32%) HTTP
7 4 (1.32%) SAN
8 3 (0.99%) AMQP
8 3 (0.99%) Internet
8 3 (0.99%) WAN
8 3 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.50%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 26 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.62%) MySQL
5 12 (3.97%) Big Data
6 11 (3.64%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.31%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.65%) DB2
9 6 (1.99%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.66%) Data Lake
10 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.99%) Redis
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (9.93%) Visual Studio Team System
3 18 (5.96%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.32%) Maven
6 6 (1.99%) NUnit
6 6 (1.99%) Selenium
6 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.32%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.32%) JIRA
8 3 (0.99%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.99%) Gradle
8 3 (0.99%) Grunt
8 3 (0.99%) JUnit
8 3 (0.99%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.99%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.99%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.66%) gulp
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 169 (55.96%) Finance
2 65 (21.52%) Banking
3 25 (8.28%) Investment Banking
4 22 (7.28%) Front Office
5 21 (6.95%) Advertising
6 12 (3.97%) Back Office
6 12 (3.97%) Legal
7 9 (2.98%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.32%) Law
8 7 (2.32%) Marketing
9 4 (1.32%) Retail
10 3 (0.99%) Games
10 3 (0.99%) Military
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 157 (51.99%) Developer
2 35 (11.59%) Java Developer
3 34 (11.26%) Architect
4 29 (9.60%) Analyst
5 27 (8.94%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.29%) Network Engineer
6 19 (6.29%) PHP Developer
7 18 (5.96%) Junior
7 18 (5.96%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (5.30%) Technical Architect
9 15 (4.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (4.30%) Support Analyst
11 12 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 12 (3.97%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.97%) SQL Developer
12 11 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.64%) Junior Developer
12 11 (3.64%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.31%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (24.50%) .NET
2 72 (23.84%) CSS
3 58 (19.21%) React
4 56 (18.54%) HTML
4 56 (18.54%) Web Services
5 43 (14.24%) AngularJS
6 42 (13.91%) jQuery
7 36 (11.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (10.93%) Entity Framework
10 31 (10.26%) .NET Core
11 23 (7.62%) Node.js
12 19 (6.29%) ASP.NET
12 19 (6.29%) XML
13 18 (5.96%) REST
14 16 (5.30%) 802.1X
14 16 (5.30%) HTML5
15 15 (4.97%) Laravel
15 15 (4.97%) RESTful
16 12 (3.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 290 (96.03%) Computer Science
2 82 (27.15%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.60%) N-Tier
4 28 (9.27%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (8.28%) Fintech
6 16 (5.30%) Hedge funds
6 16 (5.30%) User Experience
7 14 (4.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.98%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (2.65%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.32%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.32%) iPhone
11 6 (1.99%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.99%) Derivative
11 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.99%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.66%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.66%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.23%) Linux
2 28 (9.27%) Unix
3 25 (8.28%) Windows
4 8 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.32%) Android
5 7 (2.32%) Windows 10
5 7 (2.32%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.99%) CentOS
7 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (22.85%) OO
3 65 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
4 58 (19.21%) MVC
5 51 (16.89%) Test Automation
6 50 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (13.91%) Mentoring
8 39 (12.91%) Microservices
9 38 (12.58%) TDD
10 36 (11.92%) SOA
11 35 (11.59%) Mathematics
12 33 (10.93%) BPR
12 33 (10.93%) CRM
12 33 (10.93%) Deployment Automation
12 33 (10.93%) Systems Analysis
12 33 (10.93%) Technical Architecture
12 33 (10.93%) Waterfall
13 32 (10.60%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 32 (10.60%) SOLID
13 32 (10.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (36.42%) SQL
2 99 (32.78%) JavaScript
3 84 (27.81%) C#
4 77 (25.50%) Java
5 66 (21.85%) Python
6 40 (13.25%) T-SQL
7 33 (10.93%) PHP
8 25 (8.28%) C++
9 11 (3.64%) Scala
10 9 (2.98%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.98%) Java 8
11 7 (2.32%) C
11 7 (2.32%) VBA
12 6 (1.99%) Ruby
13 5 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.66%) R
13 5 (1.66%) XPath
14 4 (1.32%) Perl
15 3 (0.99%) Prolog
16 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 301 (99.67%) Degree
2 19 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.63%) Master's Degree
4 16 (5.30%) CCIE
4 16 (5.30%) CCNP
5 15 (4.97%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.99%) CCNA
6 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.99%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.66%) MCSE
7 2 (0.66%) PhD
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.33%) CCENT
8 1 (0.33%) CISM
8 1 (0.33%) GIAC
8 1 (0.33%) GSEC
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCSA
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.64%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) GDPR
3 2 (0.66%) MiFID
4 1 (0.33%) COREP
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.97%) Docker
3 7 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.66%) XenApp
6 1 (0.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (3.31%) Puppet
2 9 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.99%) Ansible
4 4 (1.32%) Salt
5 3 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.66%) SCCM
7 1 (0.33%) CASB
7 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.93%) Nintex
3 27 (8.94%) Cisco
4 22 (7.28%) Oracle
5 19 (6.29%) Palo Alto
6 16 (5.30%) CheckPoint
6 16 (5.30%) F5
7 11 (3.64%) Citrix
8 8 (2.65%) VMware
9 7 (2.32%) Adobe
9 7 (2.32%) iManage
9 7 (2.32%) Intapp
9 7 (2.32%) Sybase
10 5 (1.66%) Google
11 3 (0.99%) Meraki
11 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.99%) Symantec
11 3 (0.99%) Xerox
12 2 (0.66%) Sun
12 2 (0.66%) TIBCO