Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 120 96
Rank change year-on-year -11 -24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 281 269 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.55% 2.63% 3.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.99% 11.33% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 267 243 359
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,800 £30,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £105,000 £110,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 2,344 2,375 2,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.30% 23.25% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,050 2,100 2,543
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,501
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,125 £87,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 1 £60,000 -
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 279 (99.29%) Degree
2 272 (96.80%) Computer Science
3 144 (51.25%) Finance
4 120 (42.70%) SQL
5 104 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (28.11%) JavaScript
7 78 (27.76%) C#
8 76 (27.05%) .NET
8 76 (27.05%) Amazon AWS
9 75 (26.69%) Analytical Skills
10 74 (26.33%) SQL Server
11 67 (23.84%) OO
12 66 (23.49%) CSS
12 66 (23.49%) Test Automation
13 61 (21.71%) Web Services
14 60 (21.35%) Microsoft
14 60 (21.35%) MVC
15 57 (20.28%) Banking
16 56 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
17 55 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
18 54 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
19 51 (18.15%) T-SQL
19 51 (18.15%) Python
20 50 (17.79%) jQuery
21 48 (17.08%) React
22 47 (16.73%) Mentoring
23 46 (16.37%) ASP.NET Web API
24 45 (16.01%) CRM
25 44 (15.66%) SharePoint
25 44 (15.66%) Linux

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 44 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.05%) CMS
3 11 (3.91%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.56%) Apache
5 8 (2.85%) nginx
6 7 (2.49%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.14%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.14%) WordPress
8 5 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.78%) IIS
9 4 (1.42%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.71%) Drupal
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.36%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.36%) GemFire
11 1 (0.36%) JBoss
11 1 (0.36%) Kinematics
11 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.42%) Acrobat
4 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) Revit
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (13.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.36%) Primavera
3 1 (0.36%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 76 (27.05%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (19.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.76%) Office 365
4 11 (3.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (3.20%) G Suite
6 6 (2.14%) SaaS
7 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.71%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.71%) IaaS
8 2 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.71%) Route 53
8 2 (0.71%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (14.59%) Firewall
2 21 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (7.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 21 (7.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 21 (7.47%) SNMP
3 17 (6.05%) VLAN
4 16 (5.69%) VPN
5 9 (3.20%) DNS
5 9 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (2.85%) DHCP
7 7 (2.49%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.14%) BIG-IP
8 6 (2.14%) Skype
9 5 (1.78%) SMTP
9 5 (1.78%) Wireless
10 4 (1.42%) SAN
11 3 (1.07%) HTTP
11 3 (1.07%) WAN
12 2 (0.71%) FTP
12 2 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (26.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.90%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.83%) MySQL
4 15 (5.34%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.91%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.56%) Redis
7 7 (2.49%) Big Data
7 7 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.14%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.14%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.78%) Blockchain
10 4 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.07%) BigQuery
11 3 (1.07%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.07%) DB2
11 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 43 (15.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (13.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.14%) Maven
5 6 (2.14%) NUnit
5 6 (2.14%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.78%) Selenium
7 4 (1.42%) Gradle
7 4 (1.42%) JUnit
8 3 (1.07%) Grunt
8 3 (1.07%) JIRA
8 3 (1.07%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.71%) gulp
9 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.71%) Subversion
9 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 144 (51.25%) Finance
2 57 (20.28%) Banking
3 28 (9.96%) Advertising
4 15 (5.34%) Back Office
5 14 (4.98%) Investment Banking
6 12 (4.27%) Marketing
7 10 (3.56%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.85%) Retail
9 7 (2.49%) Front Office
9 7 (2.49%) Legal
10 4 (1.42%) Law
11 3 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (1.07%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.36%) Games
13 1 (0.36%) German Language
13 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 104 (37.01%) Developer
2 48 (17.08%) Architect
3 30 (10.68%) Network Engineer
4 22 (7.83%) Analyst
5 21 (7.47%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (7.12%) C# Developer
6 20 (7.12%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.76%) Technical Architect
8 18 (6.41%) Consultant
8 18 (6.41%) PHP Developer
9 15 (5.34%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.63%) SQL Developer
11 10 (3.56%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.20%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.20%) Graduate
12 9 (3.20%) Junior
12 9 (3.20%) Security Engineer
12 9 (3.20%) Support Analyst
13 8 (2.85%) Junior Developer
13 8 (2.85%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (27.05%) .NET
2 66 (23.49%) CSS
3 61 (21.71%) Web Services
4 50 (17.79%) jQuery
5 48 (17.08%) React
6 46 (16.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 44 (15.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 42 (14.95%) Entity Framework
9 39 (13.88%) .NET Core
10 36 (12.81%) HTML
11 21 (7.47%) 802.1X
12 19 (6.76%) LAMP
13 17 (6.05%) AngularJS
14 16 (5.69%) ASP.NET
15 15 (5.34%) Laravel
15 15 (5.34%) XML
16 14 (4.98%) .NET Framework
17 12 (4.27%) RESTful
17 12 (4.27%) Spring
18 10 (3.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 272 (96.80%) Computer Science
2 75 (26.69%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (14.23%) N-Tier
4 20 (7.12%) Fintech
5 17 (6.05%) User Experience
6 15 (5.34%) Mobile App
7 13 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (4.63%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.56%) Data Centre
9 9 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (2.85%) Hedge funds
11 6 (2.14%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.14%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.42%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.42%) iPhone
13 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.07%) Clustering
13 3 (1.07%) Digital Media
13 3 (1.07%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.07%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.66%) Linux
2 39 (13.88%) Unix
3 29 (10.32%) Windows
4 16 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.56%) Mac OS X
7 9 (3.20%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.20%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.14%) Android
8 6 (2.14%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.42%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.71%) CentOS
11 1 (0.36%) MVS
11 1 (0.36%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (23.84%) OO
3 66 (23.49%) Test Automation
4 60 (21.35%) MVC
5 55 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
6 54 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (16.73%) Mentoring
8 45 (16.01%) CRM
9 43 (15.30%) Microservices
10 42 (14.95%) SOA
10 42 (14.95%) Systems Analysis
11 41 (14.59%) BPR
11 41 (14.59%) Deployment Automation
11 41 (14.59%) Technical Architecture
11 41 (14.59%) TOGAF
12 40 (14.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 40 (14.23%) SOLID
13 39 (13.88%) UML
13 39 (13.88%) Waterfall
14 38 (13.52%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 120 (42.70%) SQL
2 79 (28.11%) JavaScript
3 78 (27.76%) C#
4 51 (18.15%) Python
4 51 (18.15%) T-SQL
5 43 (15.30%) Java
6 25 (8.90%) PHP
7 16 (5.69%) C++
8 12 (4.27%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.27%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.91%) Ruby
10 10 (3.56%) Java 8
11 8 (2.85%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.49%) C
12 7 (2.49%) Scala
13 5 (1.78%) R
13 5 (1.78%) XPath
14 4 (1.42%) Perl
14 4 (1.42%) VBA
15 2 (0.71%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 279 (99.29%) Degree
2 24 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (7.47%) CCIE
3 21 (7.47%) CCNP
4 13 (4.63%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.78%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.42%) PhD
7 3 (1.07%) CCNA
7 3 (1.07%) CFA
7 3 (1.07%) MBA
7 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.71%) MCSE
9 1 (0.36%) CCENT
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) GIAC
9 1 (0.36%) GSEC
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.36%) MCSA
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.20%) QA
2 8 (2.85%) GDPR
3 3 (1.07%) GCP
3 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) MiFID
4 2 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 34 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.63%) Docker
3 11 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.14%) iptables
6 3 (1.07%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.71%) XenApp
7 2 (0.71%) XenServer
8 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.14%) HAProxy
3 4 (1.42%) Ansible
3 4 (1.42%) Puppet
3 4 (1.42%) Terraform
4 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.71%) Nagios
4 2 (0.71%) SCCM
5 1 (0.36%) CASB
Vendors
1 60 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.52%) Nintex
3 31 (11.03%) Cisco
4 30 (10.68%) Palo Alto
5 27 (9.61%) F5
6 22 (7.83%) Google
7 21 (7.47%) CheckPoint
7 21 (7.47%) Oracle
8 10 (3.56%) VMware
9 9 (3.20%) Citrix
9 9 (3.20%) Meraki
9 9 (3.20%) Symantec
10 5 (1.78%) IBM
11 4 (1.42%) Adobe
11 4 (1.42%) iManage
11 4 (1.42%) Intapp
11 4 (1.42%) SAP
12 2 (0.71%) Tableau
12 2 (0.71%) Vyatta
12 2 (0.71%) Xamarin