Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 115 83 130
Rank change year-on-year -32 +47 -27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 102 312 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.35% 3.39% 2.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.48% 18.85% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 101 281 223
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £97,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

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 817 1,655 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.83% 18.00% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 686 1,426 1,814
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.57% +4.58% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £94,375 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +13.64%

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 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Degree
1 102 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 61 (59.80%) Finance
3 58 (56.86%) SQL
4 48 (47.06%) Python
5 47 (46.08%) Azure
6 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
6 40 (39.22%) C#
7 34 (33.33%) CSS
8 33 (32.35%) AWS
9 32 (31.37%) Java
10 30 (29.41%) DevOps
10 30 (29.41%) Microservices
11 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (25.49%) React
13 25 (24.51%) .NET
13 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
14 24 (23.53%) AngularJS
15 23 (22.55%) Databricks
15 23 (22.55%) Power Platform
15 23 (22.55%) HTML
15 23 (22.55%) OO
16 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
17 20 (19.61%) SaaS
17 20 (19.61%) Node.js
17 20 (19.61%) jQuery
18 19 (18.63%) Mathematics
18 19 (18.63%) Test Automation
18 19 (18.63%) Deployment Automation

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 (15.69%) Apache Spark
1 16 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) SAS
3 3 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (1.96%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MoSes
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (46.08%) Azure
2 33 (32.35%) AWS
3 23 (22.55%) Power Platform
4 20 (19.61%) SaaS
5 16 (15.69%) PaaS
6 15 (14.71%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (11.76%) GCP
8 4 (3.92%) GitHub
9 3 (2.94%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.98%) npm
10 1 (0.98%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Firewall
2 3 (2.94%) SNMP
3 2 (1.96%) 2G
3 2 (1.96%) 3G
3 2 (1.96%) 4G
3 2 (1.96%) 5G
3 2 (1.96%) LTE
3 2 (1.96%) MIMO
3 2 (1.96%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.98%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.63%) Data Lake
3 18 (17.65%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (17.65%) Big Data
3 18 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.78%) MongoDB
5 10 (9.80%) Apache Hive
6 8 (7.84%) MySQL
6 8 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.84%) Power BI
7 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.90%) Tableau
9 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (2.94%) HDInsight
10 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.94%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.92%) JIRA
4 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.94%) Gradle
4 3 (2.94%) JUnit
4 3 (2.94%) Maven
4 3 (2.94%) Mockito
5 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.96%) Gatling
5 2 (1.96%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.98%) GitLab
6 1 (0.98%) MSTest
6 1 (0.98%) NUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.98%) webpack
General
1 61 (59.80%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.92%) Electronics
3 4 (3.92%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.94%) Front Office
5 2 (1.96%) Billing
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (54.90%) Developer
2 17 (16.67%) Architect
3 16 (15.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (14.71%) Applications Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Enterprise Applications Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Enterprise Architect
4 15 (14.71%) SaaS Architect
5 13 (12.75%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (9.80%) Python Developer
7 9 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Junior
9 6 (5.88%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Data Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Data Science Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Python Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Python Software Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.33%) CSS
2 26 (25.49%) React
3 25 (24.51%) .NET
4 24 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 23 (22.55%) HTML
6 20 (19.61%) jQuery
6 20 (19.61%) Node.js
7 18 (17.65%) XML
8 16 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (14.71%) Ajax
9 15 (14.71%) RESTful
10 13 (12.75%) HTML5
11 10 (9.80%) Pandas
11 10 (9.80%) Vue.js
12 7 (6.86%) Django
12 7 (6.86%) REST
12 7 (6.86%) Web Services
13 6 (5.88%) .NET Core
13 6 (5.88%) Kafka
13 6 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.78%) Algorithms
4 10 (9.80%) Data Structures
4 10 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.90%) Hedge funds
6 5 (4.90%) User Experience
7 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.96%) Derivative
8 2 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.96%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.98%) Equities
9 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Android
3 3 (2.94%) CentOS
3 3 (2.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 30 (29.41%) DevOps
2 30 (29.41%) Microservices
3 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (22.55%) OO
6 19 (18.63%) Deployment Automation
6 19 (18.63%) Mathematics
6 19 (18.63%) Test Automation
7 17 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 16 (15.69%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (14.71%) BPR
9 15 (14.71%) Business Case
9 15 (14.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 15 (14.71%) CQRS
9 15 (14.71%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (14.71%) Line Management
9 15 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
9 15 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 14 (13.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) SQL
2 48 (47.06%) Python
3 40 (39.22%) C#
3 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 32 (31.37%) Java
5 16 (15.69%) PHP
6 14 (13.73%) TypeScript
7 12 (11.76%) Kotlin
8 11 (10.78%) Scala
9 10 (9.80%) ES6
10 8 (7.84%) C++
11 7 (6.86%) C
12 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
12 6 (5.88%) R
13 5 (4.90%) MATLAB
14 4 (3.92%) Java 8
14 4 (3.92%) VB
15 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.98%) Go
15 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (16.67%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.94%) PhD
4 2 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.98%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.84%) Ansible
2 8 (7.84%) Puppet
3 4 (3.92%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.94%) Terraform
4 3 (2.94%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.98%) vRealize
5 1 (0.98%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 23 (22.55%) Databricks
2 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) Cloudera
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle
4 4 (3.92%) IBM
4 4 (3.92%) VMware
5 3 (2.94%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) Splunk
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.98%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.98%) MEDITECH
7 1 (0.98%) Nintex
7 1 (0.98%) Talend