Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 127 125
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 144 262 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.93% 2.58% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.77% 13.78% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 129 237 262
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £45,250 £45,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £106,500 £92,500 £87,375
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% 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 913 1,901 2,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.55% 18.74% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1,638 2,142
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% 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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 143 (99.31%) Degree
2 140 (97.22%) Computer Science
3 61 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (42.36%) SQL
4 57 (39.58%) Finance
5 46 (31.94%) Java
5 46 (31.94%) Python
6 31 (21.53%) PHP
7 30 (20.83%) AWS
8 29 (20.14%) Azure
9 27 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 25 (17.36%) Master's Degree
11 24 (16.67%) .NET
12 23 (15.97%) HTML
12 23 (15.97%) Migration
13 22 (15.28%) CSS
13 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
13 22 (15.28%) User Experience
14 21 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (14.58%) Management Information System
14 21 (14.58%) C#
15 20 (13.89%) Artificial Intelligence
15 20 (13.89%) Mobile App
15 20 (13.89%) Visualisation
15 20 (13.89%) Data Visualisation
16 19 (13.19%) Analytics
16 19 (13.19%) Reinsurance
16 19 (13.19%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (12.50%) XML
17 18 (12.50%) Back Office

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 16 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.78%) SAS
3 2 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.39%) Confluence
3 2 (1.39%) Luigi
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.69%) nginx
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.69%) uWSGI
Applications
1 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.39%) GNU Octave
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.83%) AWS
2 29 (20.14%) Azure
3 9 (6.25%) Power Platform
4 6 (4.17%) GCP
5 3 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.08%) SaaS
6 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.39%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.69%) npm
7 1 (0.69%) Office 365
7 1 (0.69%) Serverless
7 1 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.42%) Firewall
2 2 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.39%) SNMP
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
3 1 (0.69%) Skype
3 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) VPN
3 1 (0.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) Hadoop
1 17 (11.81%) NoSQL
2 16 (11.11%) Big Data
3 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (9.72%) DB2
4 14 (9.72%) SQL Server
4 14 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.25%) Power BI
6 7 (4.86%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.47%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.78%) MySQL
8 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.08%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.39%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.69%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.47%) Selenium
4 4 (2.78%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.08%) HP UFT
5 3 (2.08%) JIRA
5 3 (2.08%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.39%) Gradle
6 2 (1.39%) Maven
6 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.69%) Protractor
7 1 (0.69%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.69%) webpack
General
1 57 (39.58%) Finance
2 18 (12.50%) Back Office
3 8 (5.56%) Banking
4 6 (4.17%) Front Office
5 3 (2.08%) Marketing
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.39%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (38.19%) Developer
2 35 (24.31%) Analyst
3 25 (17.36%) Java Developer
4 22 (15.28%) PHP Developer
5 15 (10.42%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (10.42%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (9.72%) SQL Support Analyst
6 14 (9.72%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Security Analyst
8 11 (7.64%) Software Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Compliance Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Governance Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Python Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Risk Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Security Compliance Analyst
9 10 (6.94%) Security Risk Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.86%) Administrator
11 7 (4.86%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) .NET
2 23 (15.97%) HTML
3 22 (15.28%) CSS
4 18 (12.50%) HTML5
4 18 (12.50%) XML
5 16 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 15 (10.42%) Vue.js
7 11 (7.64%) CSS3
7 11 (7.64%) Laravel
8 8 (5.56%) Kafka
8 8 (5.56%) REST
8 8 (5.56%) RESTful
9 7 (4.86%) .NET Core
9 7 (4.86%) React
10 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.17%) LINQ
10 6 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
10 6 (4.17%) Node.js
11 5 (3.47%) SciPy
11 5 (3.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) User Experience
2 21 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.58%) Management Information System
3 20 (13.89%) Mobile App
4 19 (13.19%) Reinsurance
5 14 (9.72%) AS400
5 14 (9.72%) iSeries
6 10 (6.94%) Algorithms
6 10 (6.94%) Public Cloud
7 9 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.47%) Equities
8 5 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.78%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.08%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.39%) Derivative
11 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.69%) Online Games
12 1 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (3.47%) Android
2 5 (3.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.78%) CentOS
4 2 (1.39%) Unix
5 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.69%) Windows
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (97.22%) Computer Science
2 61 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 23 (15.97%) Migration
5 20 (13.89%) Artificial Intelligence
5 20 (13.89%) Data Visualisation
5 20 (13.89%) Visualisation
6 19 (13.19%) Analytics
6 19 (13.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (11.11%) OO
8 15 (10.42%) Data Security
9 14 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (9.72%) Information Security
9 14 (9.72%) ITIL
9 14 (9.72%) Machine Learning
9 14 (9.72%) Service Management
9 14 (9.72%) Tech Ops
10 13 (9.03%) DevOps
11 12 (8.33%) Project Delivery
12 11 (7.64%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 61 (42.36%) SQL
2 46 (31.94%) Java
2 46 (31.94%) Python
3 31 (21.53%) PHP
4 21 (14.58%) C#
5 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.72%) RPG
7 11 (7.64%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.64%) Scala
8 9 (6.25%) Kotlin
9 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.86%) C++
11 6 (4.17%) ES6
11 6 (4.17%) MATLAB
11 6 (4.17%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.47%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.78%) R
14 3 (2.08%) Go
15 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 143 (99.31%) Degree
2 25 (17.36%) Master's Degree
3 14 (9.72%) CISSP
4 12 (8.33%) CISA
5 10 (6.94%) CISM
5 10 (6.94%) CRISC
6 3 (2.08%) CEH
6 3 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.08%) OSCP
6 3 (2.08%) PhD
7 2 (1.39%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.39%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.39%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.39%) MCSE
7 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.69%) GIAC
8 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.94%) NIST
1 10 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.78%) QA
3 3 (2.08%) PMO
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Docker
2 4 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) Firmware
5 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.56%) Ansible
3 4 (2.78%) Puppet
4 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.39%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.39%) Salt
4 2 (1.39%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.69%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.69%) Terraform
5 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.72%) ServiceNow
3 5 (3.47%) Guidewire
4 4 (2.78%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.78%) Databricks
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle
4 4 (2.78%) Tableau
4 4 (2.78%) VMware
5 2 (1.39%) CyberArk
5 2 (1.39%) Google
5 2 (1.39%) HP
5 2 (1.39%) Splunk
6 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) Juniper
6 1 (0.69%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.69%) Nokia
6 1 (0.69%) Nuix
6 1 (0.69%) SAP
6 1 (0.69%) Sophos