Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 99 99
Rank change year-on-year -26 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 253 318 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.47% 3.07% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.01% 13.81% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 221 286 323
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £104,375 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +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 2,107 2,303 2,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.57% 22.23% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,792 2,065 2,213
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -1 3 £60,000 +17.07%
Moorgate - 1 £32,500 -
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 252 (99.60%) Degree
2 234 (92.49%) Computer Science
3 97 (38.34%) SQL
4 80 (31.62%) Finance
4 80 (31.62%) Amazon AWS
5 74 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (22.13%) Python
7 55 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 48 (18.97%) Linux
8 48 (18.97%) Microsoft
9 47 (18.58%) .NET
9 47 (18.58%) Banking
9 47 (18.58%) DevOps
9 47 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (17.00%) C#
11 42 (16.60%) Java
12 39 (15.42%) Windows
13 38 (15.02%) Firewall
14 37 (14.62%) NoSQL
15 36 (14.23%) Test Automation
16 34 (13.44%) Mathematics
16 34 (13.44%) Cybersecurity
17 31 (12.25%) JavaScript
18 29 (11.46%) SQL Server
18 29 (11.46%) BDD
19 28 (11.07%) Unix
20 27 (10.67%) Migration
20 27 (10.67%) Google
21 26 (10.28%) F5
21 26 (10.28%) Relational Database

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 17 (6.72%) Apache
2 15 (5.93%) nginx
3 12 (4.74%) Tomcat
3 12 (4.74%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.58%) CMS
6 3 (1.19%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.79%) IIS
7 2 (0.79%) WordPress
8 1 (0.40%) concrete5
8 1 (0.40%) Confluence
8 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.40%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.40%) Kinematics
8 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (7.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.58%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.40%) Relativity
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (31.62%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.51%) Office 365
4 16 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.16%) G Suite
7 3 (1.19%) Dropbox
7 3 (1.19%) Slack
8 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.79%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.40%) Akamai
9 1 (0.40%) Asana
9 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.40%) Datadog
9 1 (0.40%) GitHub
9 1 (0.40%) Google Play
9 1 (0.40%) IaaS
9 1 (0.40%) PaaS
9 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.02%) Firewall
2 20 (7.91%) VLAN
3 14 (5.53%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (5.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 14 (5.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 14 (5.53%) SNMP
3 14 (5.53%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.74%) BGP
4 12 (4.74%) BIG-IP
4 12 (4.74%) VPN
5 9 (3.56%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (2.77%) Network Security
7 3 (1.19%) DNS
8 2 (0.79%) DHCP
8 2 (0.79%) FTP
8 2 (0.79%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.79%) SMTP
8 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.62%) NoSQL
2 29 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 26 (10.28%) Relational Database
4 22 (8.70%) MySQL
5 14 (5.53%) Big Data
5 14 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (5.14%) Redis
7 9 (3.56%) Power BI
8 7 (2.77%) Blockchain
8 7 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.58%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.79%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.79%) Bigtable
11 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.40%) KDB
12 1 (0.40%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 16 (6.32%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.53%) JUnit
3 6 (2.37%) JIRA
4 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.58%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.79%) NUnit
7 2 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.40%) Gatling
8 1 (0.40%) Gradle
8 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.40%) Maven
8 1 (0.40%) Selenium
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.40%) webpack
General
1 80 (31.62%) Finance
2 47 (18.58%) Banking
3 24 (9.49%) Financial Institution
4 21 (8.30%) Advertising
4 21 (8.30%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.53%) Retail
6 10 (3.95%) Marketing
7 8 (3.16%) Back Office
8 5 (1.98%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.58%) Front Office
9 4 (1.58%) Games
9 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (26.88%) Developer
2 39 (15.42%) Consultant
3 22 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 21 (8.30%) .NET Developer
4 21 (8.30%) Java Developer
5 19 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (7.11%) Architect
7 17 (6.72%) Analyst
7 17 (6.72%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.32%) Lead Developer
9 15 (5.93%) Security Engineer
9 15 (5.93%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.93%) Software Consultant
9 15 (5.93%) Software Engineer
10 14 (5.53%) SQL Developer
11 12 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.95%) Lead .NET Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Technical Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (18.58%) .NET
2 23 (9.09%) Web Services
3 18 (7.11%) AngularJS
4 16 (6.32%) Spring
5 15 (5.93%) LAMP
6 14 (5.53%) 802.1X
6 14 (5.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (5.53%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (5.14%) React
8 12 (4.74%) CSS
9 11 (4.35%) RESTful
10 10 (3.95%) .NET Framework
10 10 (3.95%) jQuery
11 9 (3.56%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.56%) Middleware
12 8 (3.16%) .NET Core
12 8 (3.16%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.16%) HTML
13 7 (2.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (2.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.51%) Fintech
2 19 (7.51%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.32%) Hedge funds
4 13 (5.14%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.56%) Reinsurance
7 7 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.37%) User Experience
9 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.98%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.58%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.58%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.19%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 3 (1.19%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.19%) Social Media
12 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.40%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.97%) Linux
2 39 (15.42%) Windows
3 28 (11.07%) Unix
4 14 (5.53%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.74%) CoreOS
6 11 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.16%) Mac OS X
7 8 (3.16%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.77%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.37%) CentOS
10 4 (1.58%) Android
11 1 (0.40%) MVS
11 1 (0.40%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (92.49%) Computer Science
2 74 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 47 (18.58%) DevOps
4 47 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (14.23%) Test Automation
6 34 (13.44%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (13.44%) Mathematics
7 29 (11.46%) BDD
8 27 (10.67%) Migration
9 22 (8.70%) Analytics
9 22 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
9 22 (8.70%) Information Security
10 21 (8.30%) Multithreading
10 21 (8.30%) Project Management
10 21 (8.30%) Scrum
11 20 (7.91%) Machine Learning
12 19 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (7.51%) TDD
13 18 (7.11%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 97 (38.34%) SQL
2 56 (22.13%) Python
3 43 (17.00%) C#
4 42 (16.60%) Java
5 31 (12.25%) JavaScript
6 22 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 21 (8.30%) Bash Shell
8 20 (7.91%) PowerShell
9 16 (6.32%) Java 8
9 16 (6.32%) T-SQL
10 15 (5.93%) C++
10 15 (5.93%) Ruby
11 9 (3.56%) ES6
11 9 (3.56%) ES7
11 9 (3.56%) PHP
12 6 (2.37%) C
13 5 (1.98%) Perl
14 4 (1.58%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.19%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.19%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 252 (99.60%) Degree
2 15 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.53%) CCIE
3 14 (5.53%) CCNP
4 13 (5.14%) Master's Degree
5 8 (3.16%) CISSP
6 7 (2.77%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.98%) CEH
7 5 (1.98%) CFA
7 5 (1.98%) MBA
7 5 (1.98%) PhD
8 4 (1.58%) CREST Certified
9 3 (1.19%) CSSLP
9 3 (1.19%) GWAPT
10 2 (0.79%) CHECK Team Leader
10 2 (0.79%) CISM
10 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.79%) OSCP
11 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.37%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.19%) GDPR
4 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.79%) NIST 800
4 2 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.11%) Docker
2 18 (7.11%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.14%) VirtualBox
5 12 (4.74%) iptables
6 2 (0.79%) XenServer
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (5.93%) Puppet
2 15 (5.93%) Terraform
3 12 (4.74%) HAProxy
4 11 (4.35%) Ansible
5 8 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.58%) Salt
7 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.79%) Nagios
9 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.40%) Grafana
9 1 (0.40%) Graphite
Vendors
1 48 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.67%) Google
3 26 (10.28%) F5
4 24 (9.49%) Cisco
5 22 (8.70%) Palo Alto
6 19 (7.51%) Oracle
7 15 (5.93%) VMware
8 14 (5.53%) CheckPoint
9 10 (3.95%) LogicMonitor
10 8 (3.16%) Meraki
10 8 (3.16%) Symantec
11 5 (1.98%) Nintex
12 4 (1.58%) Citrix
12 4 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.58%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.58%) Xamarin
13 3 (1.19%) IBM
13 3 (1.19%) SAP
14 2 (0.79%) Apple