Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 74 132
Rank change year-on-year -21 +58 -31
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 146 315 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.01% 3.70% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.31% 19.58% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 134 287 208
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £55,625 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £105,875 £117,000 £95,000
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 895 1,609 2,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.43% 18.90% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1,426 1,841
10th Percentile £44,750 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +8.23%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 £50,000 -
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 145 (99.32%) Degree
1 145 (99.32%) Computer Science
2 100 (68.49%) SQL
3 83 (56.85%) C#
4 69 (47.26%) JavaScript
4 69 (47.26%) Finance
5 64 (43.84%) Azure
6 60 (41.10%) .NET
7 59 (40.41%) CSS
7 59 (40.41%) Microservices
8 56 (38.36%) Python
9 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (37.67%) DevOps
9 55 (37.67%) React
10 54 (36.99%) SQL Server
11 47 (32.19%) OO
12 43 (29.45%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (27.40%) Java
14 39 (26.71%) Test Automation
15 37 (25.34%) jQuery
15 37 (25.34%) Deployment Automation
16 35 (23.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 35 (23.97%) PaaS
17 34 (23.29%) AngularJS
17 34 (23.29%) Systems Analysis
17 34 (23.29%) SharePoint
18 32 (21.92%) MVC
18 32 (21.92%) AWS
19 31 (21.23%) HTML
20 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills

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 (23.29%) SharePoint
2 18 (12.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.68%) ejabberd
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) Mule
5 1 (0.68%) nginx
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (13.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.05%) MoSes
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (43.84%) Azure
2 35 (23.97%) PaaS
3 32 (21.92%) AWS
4 20 (13.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (13.70%) Power Platform
5 19 (13.01%) SaaS
6 15 (10.27%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (6.16%) Serverless
8 8 (5.48%) Azure Functions
9 7 (4.79%) GCP
10 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.68%) GitHub
11 1 (0.68%) IaaS
11 1 (0.68%) Matillion
11 1 (0.68%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (1.37%) 2G
2 2 (1.37%) 3G
2 2 (1.37%) 4G
2 2 (1.37%) 5G
2 2 (1.37%) LTE
2 2 (1.37%) MIMO
2 2 (1.37%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.68%) BGP
3 1 (0.68%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) PBX
3 1 (0.68%) SNMP
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.99%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.07%) NoSQL
3 21 (14.38%) Big Data
4 19 (13.01%) Hadoop
5 18 (12.33%) Data Lake
6 17 (11.64%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (10.96%) Apache Hive
8 10 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (6.16%) MongoDB
10 7 (4.79%) MySQL
11 6 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (4.11%) Power BI
11 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
11 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.74%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.74%) Text Mining
13 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (2.05%) HDInsight
13 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (13.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (6.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.37%) GitLab
5 2 (1.37%) Gradle
5 2 (1.37%) JIRA
5 2 (1.37%) JUnit
5 2 (1.37%) Maven
5 2 (1.37%) Mockito
5 2 (1.37%) MSTest
5 2 (1.37%) NUnit
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) Gatling
6 1 (0.68%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 69 (47.26%) Finance
2 4 (2.74%) Advertising
2 4 (2.74%) Front Office
2 4 (2.74%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
4 2 (1.37%) Electronics
4 2 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (64.38%) Developer
2 30 (20.55%) C# Developer
3 22 (15.07%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 20 (13.70%) Azure Developer
5 18 (12.33%) Architect
5 18 (12.33%) Java Developer
6 17 (11.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (10.27%) Enterprise Architect
8 14 (9.59%) Applications Architect
8 14 (9.59%) Enterprise Applications Architect
8 14 (9.59%) SaaS Architect
9 13 (8.90%) Integration Developer
10 11 (7.53%) Python Developer
11 9 (6.16%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (5.48%) DevOps Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Digital Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Junior
12 8 (5.48%) Senior DevOps
13 7 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (41.10%) .NET
2 59 (40.41%) CSS
3 55 (37.67%) React
4 37 (25.34%) jQuery
5 35 (23.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 34 (23.29%) AngularJS
7 31 (21.23%) HTML
8 30 (20.55%) .NET Core
9 26 (17.81%) .NET Framework
10 25 (17.12%) Web Services
11 24 (16.44%) Entity Framework
12 22 (15.07%) Node.js
13 20 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (13.70%) HTML5
13 20 (13.70%) RESTful
14 17 (11.64%) XML
15 14 (9.59%) Ajax
16 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET
17 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET Core
17 10 (6.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.70%) N-Tier
3 15 (10.27%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (8.90%) Data Structures
5 11 (7.53%) Hedge funds
6 7 (4.79%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.79%) Fixed Income
7 6 (4.11%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.11%) User Experience
8 4 (2.74%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.74%) Wiki
9 3 (2.05%) Derivative
9 3 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.37%) Equities
10 2 (1.37%) Robotics
10 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.59%) Linux
2 5 (3.42%) Windows
3 3 (2.05%) Android
4 2 (1.37%) CentOS
4 2 (1.37%) Unix
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (99.32%) Computer Science
2 59 (40.41%) Microservices
3 55 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (37.67%) DevOps
4 47 (32.19%) OO
5 43 (29.45%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (26.71%) Test Automation
7 37 (25.34%) Deployment Automation
8 34 (23.29%) Systems Analysis
9 32 (21.92%) MVC
10 24 (16.44%) Mathematics
11 21 (14.38%) CRM
12 20 (13.70%) Artificial Intelligence
12 20 (13.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 20 (13.70%) Open Source
12 20 (13.70%) SOA
12 20 (13.70%) SOLID
12 20 (13.70%) UML
13 17 (11.64%) Project Delivery
14 15 (10.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (68.49%) SQL
2 83 (56.85%) C#
3 69 (47.26%) JavaScript
4 56 (38.36%) Python
5 40 (27.40%) Java
6 21 (14.38%) T-SQL
7 20 (13.70%) PHP
7 20 (13.70%) PowerShell
7 20 (13.70%) TypeScript
8 17 (11.64%) Kotlin
8 17 (11.64%) Scala
9 16 (10.96%) ES6
10 11 (7.53%) C++
11 9 (6.16%) C
12 7 (4.79%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.74%) Java 8
14 3 (2.05%) VB
15 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.68%) Go
15 1 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 145 (99.32%) Degree
2 20 (13.70%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.37%) PhD
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) CDISC
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (15.75%) Docker
2 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.68%) iptables
4 1 (0.68%) Kamailio
4 1 (0.68%) KVM
4 1 (0.68%) Postfix
4 1 (0.68%) QEMU
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.68%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (16.44%) Kubernetes
2 23 (15.75%) Terraform
3 21 (14.38%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.16%) Ansible
4 9 (6.16%) Puppet
5 4 (2.74%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.05%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.68%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.68%) vRealize
7 1 (0.68%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.70%) Nintex
3 17 (11.64%) Databricks
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle
5 3 (2.05%) Google
5 3 (2.05%) VMware
6 2 (1.37%) Splunk
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) GENBAND
7 1 (0.68%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Juniper
7 1 (0.68%) MEDITECH
7 1 (0.68%) Nortel
7 1 (0.68%) Percona
7 1 (0.68%) RightScale
7 1 (0.68%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.68%) Talend