Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 123 91
Rank change year-on-year -9 -32 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 273 259 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.46% 2.56% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.77% 11.50% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 257 235 337
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,250 £106,250 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 2,319 2,253 2,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.93% 22.31% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,005 2,006 2,377
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £31,504
90th Percentile £93,100 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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
Moorgate -1 1 £32,500 -23.53%
London Bridge - 1 £60,000 -
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 271 (99.27%) Degree
2 264 (96.70%) Computer Science
3 126 (46.15%) Finance
4 123 (45.05%) SQL
5 100 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (29.30%) Amazon AWS
7 69 (25.27%) .NET
8 68 (24.91%) C#
9 66 (24.18%) Test Automation
9 66 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (22.71%) JavaScript
11 61 (22.34%) SQL Server
12 55 (20.15%) Microsoft
13 54 (19.78%) Banking
13 54 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
14 52 (19.05%) Python
15 51 (18.68%) CSS
16 50 (18.32%) MVC
17 49 (17.95%) Web Services
17 49 (17.95%) OO
18 46 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
19 45 (16.48%) Mentoring
20 44 (16.12%) Firewall
21 43 (15.75%) Linux
21 43 (15.75%) T-SQL
21 43 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
21 43 (15.75%) Software Engineering
22 42 (15.38%) jQuery
23 39 (14.29%) Java
23 39 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

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 34 (12.45%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.40%) Apache
2 12 (4.40%) CMS
3 10 (3.66%) nginx
4 9 (3.30%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.83%) IIS
5 5 (1.83%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.47%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.47%) WordPress
7 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.37%) concrete5
8 1 (0.37%) Confluence
8 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.37%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.37%) Kinematics
8 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (12.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.37%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.37%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 80 (29.30%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.33%) Office 365
4 12 (4.40%) G Suite
4 12 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.10%) SaaS
7 2 (0.73%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.73%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.37%) Asana
8 1 (0.37%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.37%) GitHub
8 1 (0.37%) IaaS
8 1 (0.37%) PaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.12%) Firewall
2 22 (8.06%) VLAN
3 20 (7.33%) VPN
4 18 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (6.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 18 (6.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 18 (6.59%) SNMP
5 13 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (4.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.30%) DNS
8 8 (2.93%) BIG-IP
8 8 (2.93%) DHCP
9 6 (2.20%) BGP
10 5 (1.83%) Network Security
11 4 (1.47%) SAN
11 4 (1.47%) Skype
12 3 (1.10%) HTTP
12 3 (1.10%) SMTP
13 2 (0.73%) WAN
13 2 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.34%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.79%) NoSQL
3 22 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.96%) MySQL
5 11 (4.03%) Big Data
6 10 (3.66%) Redis
7 8 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.56%) Blockchain
8 7 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.56%) Power BI
9 6 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.47%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.10%) BigQuery
12 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.73%) Bigtable
13 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (12.09%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.30%) JUnit
5 8 (2.93%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.83%) JIRA
6 5 (1.83%) Maven
7 4 (1.47%) Gradle
7 4 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.47%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.10%) NUnit
8 3 (1.10%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.73%) Selenium
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.73%) Subversion
10 1 (0.37%) Gatling
10 1 (0.37%) GitLab
10 1 (0.37%) Protractor
10 1 (0.37%) webpack
General
1 126 (46.15%) Finance
2 54 (19.78%) Banking
3 26 (9.52%) Advertising
4 16 (5.86%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.86%) Investment Banking
5 15 (5.49%) Back Office
6 11 (4.03%) Marketing
7 10 (3.66%) Retail
8 5 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.47%) Front Office
10 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.73%) Games
11 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.37%) German Language
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 86 (31.50%) Developer
2 41 (15.02%) Architect
3 30 (10.99%) Network Engineer
4 27 (9.89%) Consultant
5 23 (8.42%) Analyst
6 21 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (5.49%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.49%) Security Engineer
8 15 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.49%) SQL Developer
8 15 (5.49%) Technical Architect
9 14 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.13%) Software Consultant
9 14 (5.13%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.40%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (4.40%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.03%) Graduate
12 10 (3.66%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.30%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (25.27%) .NET
2 51 (18.68%) CSS
3 49 (17.95%) Web Services
4 42 (15.38%) jQuery
5 39 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (13.92%) React
7 36 (13.19%) Entity Framework
7 36 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 34 (12.45%) .NET Core
9 23 (8.42%) HTML
10 18 (6.59%) 802.1X
11 16 (5.86%) LAMP
11 16 (5.86%) Spring
12 13 (4.76%) ASP.NET
13 11 (4.03%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.03%) AngularJS
14 10 (3.66%) LEMP Stack
15 9 (3.30%) Laravel
16 8 (2.93%) RESTful
16 8 (2.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 264 (96.70%) Computer Science
2 66 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (12.09%) N-Tier
4 15 (5.49%) Fintech
5 14 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.40%) Hedge funds
6 12 (4.40%) User Experience
7 11 (4.03%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (2.93%) Reinsurance
10 7 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (2.20%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.47%) Social Media
13 3 (1.10%) Clustering
13 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.10%) Digital Media
13 3 (1.10%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.73%) Equities
14 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.75%) Linux
2 36 (13.19%) Unix
2 36 (13.19%) Windows
3 19 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 13 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 12 (4.40%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.93%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.73%) Android
9 2 (0.73%) CentOS
10 1 (0.37%) MVS
10 1 (0.37%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.18%) Test Automation
3 54 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
4 50 (18.32%) MVC
5 49 (17.95%) OO
6 45 (16.48%) Mentoring
7 43 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (15.75%) Software Engineering
8 37 (13.55%) CRM
8 37 (13.55%) Microservices
8 37 (13.55%) TOGAF
9 34 (12.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 34 (12.45%) Systems Analysis
9 34 (12.45%) Technical Architecture
9 34 (12.45%) UML
10 33 (12.09%) BPR
10 33 (12.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 33 (12.09%) MODAF
10 33 (12.09%) SOA
10 33 (12.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 123 (45.05%) SQL
2 68 (24.91%) C#
3 62 (22.71%) JavaScript
4 52 (19.05%) Python
5 43 (15.75%) T-SQL
6 39 (14.29%) Java
7 19 (6.96%) PHP
7 19 (6.96%) PowerShell
8 16 (5.86%) C++
8 16 (5.86%) Java 8
9 14 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.13%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.03%) Ruby
11 8 (2.93%) C
12 5 (1.83%) ES6
12 5 (1.83%) ES7
12 5 (1.83%) Perl
12 5 (1.83%) Scala
13 4 (1.47%) R
13 4 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 271 (99.27%) Degree
2 19 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.59%) CCIE
3 18 (6.59%) CCNP
4 11 (4.03%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.20%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.83%) CFA
6 5 (1.83%) MBA
7 4 (1.47%) PhD
8 2 (0.73%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (0.73%) CISSP
8 2 (0.73%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.73%) OSCP
9 1 (0.37%) CCNA
9 1 (0.37%) CEH
9 1 (0.37%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.37%) GWAPT
9 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) GDPR
2 7 (2.56%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.73%) MiFID
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) GCP
System Software
1 31 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.86%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.03%) Docker
3 11 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.93%) iptables
5 7 (2.56%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.73%) XenServer
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.93%) HAProxy
3 8 (2.93%) Terraform
4 5 (1.83%) Ansible
4 5 (1.83%) Puppet
5 3 (1.10%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.73%) Nagios
7 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 55 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.09%) Nintex
3 30 (10.99%) Palo Alto
4 26 (9.52%) Cisco
4 26 (9.52%) F5
4 26 (9.52%) Google
5 19 (6.96%) Oracle
6 18 (6.59%) CheckPoint
7 12 (4.40%) Meraki
7 12 (4.40%) Symantec
8 11 (4.03%) VMware
9 6 (2.20%) Citrix
10 5 (1.83%) IBM
11 4 (1.47%) LogicMonitor
11 4 (1.47%) SAP
12 3 (1.10%) Tableau
12 3 (1.10%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.73%) Brocade
13 2 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.73%) Vyatta