Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 103 100
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 253 315 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.52% 2.97% 2.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.43% 12.94% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 217 289 281
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +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 2,036 2,435 2,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.28% 22.95% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,744 2,170 2,273
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,575 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 -5 3 £52,500 -
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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.

1 253 (100.00%) Degree
2 232 (91.70%) Computer Science
3 98 (38.74%) SQL
4 94 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (33.60%) Finance
6 84 (33.20%) Amazon AWS
7 81 (32.02%) Python
8 67 (26.48%) C#
9 56 (22.13%) .NET
10 55 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 53 (20.95%) Mathematics
11 53 (20.95%) Problem-Solving
12 52 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 47 (18.58%) DevOps
13 47 (18.58%) Microsoft
14 46 (18.18%) JavaScript
15 45 (17.79%) Software Engineering
16 44 (17.39%) TDD
16 44 (17.39%) Java
17 40 (15.81%) AngularJS
18 37 (14.62%) Multithreading
19 36 (14.23%) Windows
19 36 (14.23%) Linux
20 34 (13.44%) SDLC
21 33 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
22 32 (12.65%) RESTful
22 32 (12.65%) NoSQL
23 30 (11.86%) Banking
24 29 (11.46%) VMware
25 28 (11.07%) PowerShell

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 4 (1.58%) Apache
1 4 (1.58%) Confluence
1 4 (1.58%) nginx
1 4 (1.58%) Skype for Business
1 4 (1.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.19%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.79%) WordPress
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.40%) Ethereum
4 1 (0.40%) Hyperledger
4 1 (0.40%) Luigi
4 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Endur
2 1 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.40%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 84 (33.20%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (20.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.32%) Office 365
4 12 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (3.56%) IaaS
5 9 (3.56%) Power Platform
6 7 (2.77%) PaaS
7 6 (2.37%) SaaS
8 4 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.79%) Datadog
9 2 (0.79%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.40%) Akamai
10 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.40%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.40%) GitHub
10 1 (0.40%) Serverless
10 1 (0.40%) Slack
10 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.88%) TCP/IP
2 20 (7.91%) BGP
2 20 (7.91%) Firewall
3 9 (3.56%) Internet
4 7 (2.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (2.77%) WAN
5 6 (2.37%) VPN
6 4 (1.58%) Skype
6 4 (1.58%) VLAN
7 3 (1.19%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.19%) LAN
8 2 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.79%) HTTP
8 2 (0.79%) Multicast
8 2 (0.79%) Network Security
8 2 (0.79%) SNMP
8 2 (0.79%) SSH
8 2 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.65%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.67%) MySQL
4 17 (6.72%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.56%) Power BI
8 7 (2.77%) Big Data
8 7 (2.77%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.58%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.19%) Redis
12 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.40%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (8.30%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.14%) JUnit
3 11 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.16%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (2.37%) Jasmine
5 6 (2.37%) PyCharm
5 6 (2.37%) Visual Studio Code
6 5 (1.98%) Mocha
6 5 (1.98%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.58%) JIRA
8 3 (1.19%) Android Studio
8 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.79%) Maven
9 2 (0.79%) Selenium
10 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.40%) NUnit
10 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (33.60%) Finance
2 30 (11.86%) Banking
3 23 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 21 (8.30%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.16%) Legal
6 7 (2.77%) Front Office
7 6 (2.37%) Games
8 5 (1.98%) Advertising
8 5 (1.98%) Back Office
8 5 (1.98%) Marketing
9 3 (1.19%) Retail
10 2 (0.79%) Law
10 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (38.34%) Developer
2 29 (11.46%) Systems Engineer
3 27 (10.67%) .NET Developer
4 22 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 20 (7.91%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (7.91%) Python Engineer
6 19 (7.51%) Analyst
7 17 (6.72%) Consultant
7 17 (6.72%) SQL Developer
8 15 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (5.93%) Java Developer
9 13 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (5.14%) Electronics Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.35%) Junior
12 10 (3.95%) Lead Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Python Developer
13 9 (3.56%) DevOps Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 9 (3.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (22.13%) .NET
2 40 (15.81%) AngularJS
3 32 (12.65%) RESTful
4 26 (10.28%) React
4 26 (10.28%) REST
5 22 (8.70%) Web Services
6 20 (7.91%) HTML
7 18 (7.11%) CSS
8 16 (6.32%) .NET Framework
9 15 (5.93%) Spring
10 14 (5.53%) jQuery
11 13 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (4.74%) JSON
13 11 (4.35%) ASP.NET
13 11 (4.35%) WPF
14 9 (3.56%) Node.js
15 8 (3.16%) Django
15 8 (3.16%) OAuth
15 8 (3.16%) OAuth2
16 7 (2.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (10.28%) Fintech
3 21 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.72%) User Experience
5 16 (6.32%) Hedge funds
6 14 (5.53%) Reinsurance
7 12 (4.74%) Spread Betting
8 11 (4.35%) Management Information System
8 11 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (3.56%) Fixed Income
10 8 (3.16%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.37%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.58%) Virtual Team
14 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
14 3 (1.19%) Equities
14 3 (1.19%) Robotics
14 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.79%) Blog
15 2 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.23%) Linux
1 36 (14.23%) Windows
2 20 (7.91%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.95%) Unix
4 7 (2.77%) Android
5 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.98%) CentOS
6 3 (1.19%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (91.70%) Computer Science
2 94 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (20.95%) Mathematics
3 53 (20.95%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (18.58%) DevOps
5 45 (17.79%) Software Engineering
6 44 (17.39%) TDD
7 37 (14.62%) Multithreading
8 34 (13.44%) SDLC
9 26 (10.28%) Unit Testing
10 24 (9.49%) Migration
11 23 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
11 23 (9.09%) Microservices
11 23 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
12 22 (8.70%) BDD
12 22 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 21 (8.30%) Information Security
13 21 (8.30%) Machine Learning
13 21 (8.30%) OO
14 19 (7.51%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 98 (38.74%) SQL
2 81 (32.02%) Python
3 67 (26.48%) C#
4 46 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 44 (17.39%) Java
6 28 (11.07%) PowerShell
7 24 (9.49%) Shell Script
8 20 (7.91%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.53%) Java 8
9 14 (5.53%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.95%) C++
11 7 (2.77%) PHP
12 6 (2.37%) C
12 6 (2.37%) ES6
12 6 (2.37%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.98%) ES7
14 4 (1.58%) Ruby
15 3 (1.19%) Perl
15 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 253 (100.00%) Degree
2 24 (9.49%) Master's Degree
3 18 (7.11%) Numerate Degree
4 14 (5.53%) CISSP
5 13 (5.14%) CEH
6 7 (2.77%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.77%) PhD
7 6 (2.37%) CREST Certified
7 6 (2.37%) GREM
7 6 (2.37%) SANS
8 5 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.98%) CISM
9 4 (1.58%) CCNP
10 3 (1.19%) CCIE
10 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.79%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.79%) CCDA
11 2 (0.79%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.79%) GWAPT
12 1 (0.40%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.37%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.98%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.51%) Hyper-V
2 19 (7.51%) VirtualBox
3 14 (5.53%) Docker
4 12 (4.74%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.19%) iptables
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (9.88%) Puppet
2 22 (8.70%) Terraform
3 14 (5.53%) Ansible
4 9 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.98%) Salt
6 3 (1.19%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.79%) Grafana
7 2 (0.79%) Graphite
8 1 (0.40%) Control-M
8 1 (0.40%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.40%) Kibana
8 1 (0.40%) logstash
8 1 (0.40%) Packer
Vendors
1 47 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.46%) VMware
3 19 (7.51%) LogicMonitor
4 13 (5.14%) Cisco
5 7 (2.77%) Citrix
5 7 (2.77%) Google
5 7 (2.77%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.98%) F5
6 5 (1.98%) Oracle
6 5 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.58%) Infragistics
7 4 (1.58%) Intel
7 4 (1.58%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.19%) Apple
9 2 (0.79%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.79%) Juniper
9 2 (0.79%) PagerDuty
9 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.79%) Twitter