Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 87 107
Rank change year-on-year -20 +20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 296 380 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.85% 3.36% 2.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.10% 14.53% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 266 347 384
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £105,625 £112,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 2260 2615 3923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.73% 23.10% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2013 2331 3399
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,300 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 -7 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 295 (99.66%) Degree
2 283 (95.61%) Computer Science
3 115 (38.85%) Finance
4 97 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (30.07%) Java
6 73 (24.66%) JavaScript
7 71 (23.99%) SQL
8 64 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 63 (21.28%) TDD
10 59 (19.93%) Banking
11 58 (19.59%) C#
12 49 (16.55%) .NET
12 49 (16.55%) AngularJS
13 47 (15.88%) Python
14 41 (13.85%) Microsoft
15 40 (13.51%) HTML
16 38 (12.84%) CSS
16 38 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
16 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (12.50%) Software Engineering
18 35 (11.82%) MongoDB
19 29 (9.80%) Scrum
19 29 (9.80%) MySQL
19 29 (9.80%) Cisco
19 29 (9.80%) Spring
19 29 (9.80%) Mathematics
19 29 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
19 29 (9.80%) Node.js
20 27 (9.12%) Greenfield Project
21 26 (8.78%) Master's Degree

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 14 (4.73%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.36%) Apache Solr
3 7 (2.36%) CMS
4 6 (2.03%) Apache
5 4 (1.35%) Confluence
5 4 (1.35%) IIS
5 4 (1.35%) SAS
6 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.68%) nginx
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.35%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Endur
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Summit
3 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.04%) SaaS
4 7 (2.36%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.36%) GitHub
5 5 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.01%) Google Play
6 3 (1.01%) PaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.68%) Force.com
7 2 (0.68%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.68%) Office 365
7 2 (0.68%) Serverless
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.34%) IaaS
8 1 (0.34%) npm
8 1 (0.34%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.74%) Wireless
2 15 (5.07%) Internet
2 15 (5.07%) WAN
3 14 (4.73%) LAN
3 14 (4.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.39%) BGP
4 13 (4.39%) Firewall
5 12 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (4.05%) MPLS
5 12 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (3.38%) Wireshark
7 9 (3.04%) DHCP
7 9 (3.04%) DNS
7 9 (3.04%) SNMP
8 8 (2.70%) EIGRP
8 8 (2.70%) Intranet
8 8 (2.70%) VLAN
9 7 (2.36%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (2.36%) NX-OS
9 7 (2.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.82%) MongoDB
3 29 (9.80%) MySQL
4 21 (7.09%) Big Data
5 16 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.38%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.35%) Power BI
11 4 (1.35%) QlikView
12 3 (1.01%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.68%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 16 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 16 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 11 (3.72%) JIRA
3 10 (3.38%) webpack
4 9 (3.04%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.36%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.36%) Selenium
5 7 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.36%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.03%) NUnit
6 6 (2.03%) ReSharper
7 5 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.69%) JUnit
7 5 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (1.69%) Subversion
8 4 (1.35%) gulp
8 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.01%) JBehave
9 3 (1.01%) jMock
9 3 (1.01%) Maven
General
1 115 (38.85%) Finance
2 59 (19.93%) Banking
3 22 (7.43%) Back Office
4 16 (5.41%) Front Office
5 14 (4.73%) Retail
6 12 (4.05%) Marketing
7 9 (3.04%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.70%) Legal
9 7 (2.36%) Law
10 6 (2.03%) Advertising
10 6 (2.03%) Games
11 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 142 (47.97%) Developer
2 47 (15.88%) Java Developer
3 46 (15.54%) Junior
4 33 (11.15%) Junior Developer
5 32 (10.81%) Analyst
6 29 (9.80%) Architect
7 25 (8.45%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.09%) Network Engineer
9 20 (6.76%) Senior Developer
10 19 (6.42%) Graduate
10 19 (6.42%) Junior Java Developer
11 18 (6.08%) Lead Architect
12 15 (5.07%) .NET Developer
12 15 (5.07%) Digital Architect
13 14 (4.73%) Graduate Developer
14 13 (4.39%) Software Engineer
15 12 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
16 10 (3.38%) Software Developer
17 9 (3.04%) JavaScript Developer
17 9 (3.04%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.55%) .NET
1 49 (16.55%) AngularJS
2 40 (13.51%) HTML
3 38 (12.84%) CSS
4 29 (9.80%) Node.js
4 29 (9.80%) Spring
5 23 (7.77%) Hibernate
5 23 (7.77%) HTML5
6 21 (7.09%) ASP.NET
6 21 (7.09%) React
7 18 (6.08%) Angular 2
7 18 (6.08%) RESTful
8 14 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (4.73%) jQuery
9 10 (3.38%) Backbone.js
9 10 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (3.38%) REST
9 10 (3.38%) Web Services
9 10 (3.38%) WinForms
10 9 (3.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 283 (95.61%) Computer Science
2 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.12%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (6.08%) User Experience
5 13 (4.39%) Fintech
6 12 (4.05%) Data Centre
6 12 (4.05%) Private Cloud
7 10 (3.38%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.70%) Reinsurance
9 7 (2.36%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.36%) iPhone
9 7 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (2.36%) Spread Betting
10 6 (2.03%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.69%) Derivative
11 5 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.69%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.45%) Linux
2 14 (4.73%) Unix
3 13 (4.39%) Windows
4 12 (4.05%) Android
5 4 (1.35%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.28%) TDD
3 37 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 29 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
4 29 (9.80%) Mathematics
4 29 (9.80%) Scrum
5 26 (8.78%) MVC
6 25 (8.45%) SDLC
7 24 (8.11%) Multithreading
7 24 (8.11%) OO
8 23 (7.77%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.76%) ITIL
9 20 (6.76%) Machine Learning
10 17 (5.74%) DevOps
10 17 (5.74%) Unit Testing
10 17 (5.74%) Web Development
11 14 (4.73%) ETL
11 14 (4.73%) Open Source
12 13 (4.39%) Software Architecture
12 13 (4.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.07%) Java
2 73 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 71 (23.99%) SQL
4 58 (19.59%) C#
5 47 (15.88%) Python
6 21 (7.09%) PHP
7 14 (4.73%) C++
8 13 (4.39%) Scala
9 8 (2.70%) VBA
10 7 (2.36%) C
11 6 (2.03%) Ruby
11 6 (2.03%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.69%) Lua
12 5 (1.69%) Perl
12 5 (1.69%) R
12 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.01%) Groovy
15 2 (0.68%) Erlang
15 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 295 (99.66%) Degree
2 26 (8.78%) Master's Degree
3 23 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.42%) CCNP
5 11 (3.72%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (3.04%) CCIE
7 7 (2.36%) CCNA
8 6 (2.03%) CCDP
8 6 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.69%) PhD
10 4 (1.35%) CCA
10 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.01%) CISA
11 3 (1.01%) ISEB
11 3 (1.01%) MCSE
12 2 (0.68%) CISM
12 2 (0.68%) CISSP
12 2 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.72%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.68%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.34%) NIST 800
System Software
1 13 (4.39%) Docker
2 6 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.35%) VMware NSX
4 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.34%) HDFS
6 1 (0.34%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.72%) Ansible
2 6 (2.03%) Terraform
3 5 (1.69%) Puppet
4 4 (1.35%) Cacti
4 4 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.68%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.68%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.34%) Consul
6 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.34%) Grafana
6 1 (0.34%) Graphite
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.34%) Icinga
6 1 (0.34%) Mesos
6 1 (0.34%) Riemann
6 1 (0.34%) Salt
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.80%) Cisco
3 9 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (3.04%) SolarWinds
4 8 (2.70%) VMware
5 7 (2.36%) Meraki
5 7 (2.36%) Splunk
6 6 (2.03%) Adthena
6 6 (2.03%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.69%) Citrix
7 5 (1.69%) IBM
7 5 (1.69%) iManage
7 5 (1.69%) Juniper
7 5 (1.69%) Tableau
8 4 (1.35%) Adobe
8 4 (1.35%) Avaya
8 4 (1.35%) Nortel
8 4 (1.35%) Palo Alto
8 4 (1.35%) Zend