Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 102 105
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 319 302 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.98% 2.97% 2.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.97% 12.02% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 277 359
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £33,550 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,000 £86,250 £82,500
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 2,459 2,512 3,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.94% 24.68% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,189 2,252 3,048
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,050 £31,505
90th Percentile £93,750 £86,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
London Bridge -4 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Computer Science Degree
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 318 (99.69%) Degree
2 308 (96.55%) Computer Science
3 155 (48.59%) Finance
4 99 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 87 (27.27%) Java
6 82 (25.71%) SQL
6 82 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (24.45%) Python
8 75 (23.51%) C#
9 72 (22.57%) Analytical Skills
10 70 (21.94%) Banking
11 66 (20.69%) HTML
12 65 (20.38%) CSS
13 64 (20.06%) Problem-Solving
14 61 (19.12%) .NET
15 59 (18.50%) SQL Server
15 59 (18.50%) Microsoft
16 57 (17.87%) AngularJS
17 47 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
18 46 (14.42%) Linux
18 46 (14.42%) OO
18 46 (14.42%) React
19 43 (13.48%) MongoDB
20 41 (12.85%) Microsoft Azure
20 41 (12.85%) PHP
20 41 (12.85%) Greenfield Project
21 38 (11.91%) TDD
21 38 (11.91%) MVC
22 36 (11.29%) Software Engineering
22 36 (11.29%) SDLC

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 18 (5.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.45%) CMS
2 11 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.19%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.19%) WordPress
4 6 (1.88%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.57%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.94%) R Markdown
6 3 (0.94%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
7 2 (0.63%) Drupal
7 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) GemFire
8 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (5.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.08%) Acrobat
3 13 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.94%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.94%) Revit
4 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.94%) Primavera
3 2 (0.63%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.63%) Magento
4 1 (0.31%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 47 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (12.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.08%) SaaS
4 6 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.57%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.57%) Office 365
6 3 (0.94%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.63%) Route 53
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.64%) Wireless
2 17 (5.33%) Firewall
3 15 (4.70%) SNMP
4 14 (4.39%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 10 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (2.82%) SMTP
7 6 (1.88%) LAN
7 6 (1.88%) WAN
8 5 (1.57%) Internet
9 4 (1.25%) DHCP
9 4 (1.25%) DNS
9 4 (1.25%) HTTP
9 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.94%) BGP
10 3 (0.94%) EIGRP
10 3 (0.94%) MPLS
10 3 (0.94%) Network Security
10 3 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.50%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.48%) MongoDB
3 30 (9.40%) MySQL
4 24 (7.52%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.96%) Big Data
6 14 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (4.08%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.82%) Data Lake
10 7 (2.19%) DB2
11 6 (1.88%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.94%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (2.19%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.88%) Selenium
5 6 (1.88%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.57%) JIRA
6 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.57%) Subversion
7 4 (1.25%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.25%) NUnit
7 4 (1.25%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.94%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.94%) Grunt
8 3 (0.94%) Maven
8 3 (0.94%) RStudio
8 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.63%) gulp
9 2 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 155 (48.59%) Finance
2 70 (21.94%) Banking
3 33 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 23 (7.21%) Legal
5 22 (6.90%) Front Office
6 18 (5.64%) Advertising
7 14 (4.39%) Law
8 8 (2.51%) Back Office
8 8 (2.51%) Retail
9 7 (2.19%) Marketing
10 5 (1.57%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.94%) Games
11 3 (0.94%) Military
12 2 (0.63%) Publishing
13 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 167 (52.35%) Developer
2 36 (11.29%) Java Developer
3 30 (9.40%) Analyst
4 25 (7.84%) C# Developer
5 22 (6.90%) Architect
6 21 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.64%) PHP Developer
8 17 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 17 (5.33%) Network Engineer
8 17 (5.33%) Support Analyst
9 15 (4.70%) Junior
9 15 (4.70%) Python Engineer
10 14 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
11 13 (4.08%) Help Desk Support
11 13 (4.08%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 13 (4.08%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.76%) Node.js Developer
12 12 (3.76%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.45%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (20.69%) HTML
2 65 (20.38%) CSS
3 61 (19.12%) .NET
4 57 (17.87%) AngularJS
5 46 (14.42%) React
6 32 (10.03%) Web Services
7 27 (8.46%) Node.js
8 24 (7.52%) HTML5
9 21 (6.58%) ASP.NET
10 20 (6.27%) jQuery
11 19 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (5.64%) RESTful
13 17 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (5.02%) Entity Framework
14 16 (5.02%) REST
14 16 (5.02%) XML
15 13 (4.08%) .NET Core
15 13 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (4.08%) J2EE
15 13 (4.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 308 (96.55%) Computer Science
2 72 (22.57%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (12.85%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (8.78%) Fintech
5 16 (5.02%) Hedge funds
6 14 (4.39%) User Experience
7 13 (4.08%) Blackberry
7 13 (4.08%) iPhone
7 13 (4.08%) N-Tier
8 11 (3.45%) Mobile App
9 10 (3.13%) Data Structures
9 10 (3.13%) Spread Betting
10 9 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (2.51%) Management Information System
12 7 (2.19%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.88%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.88%) Derivative
13 6 (1.88%) Fixed Income
13 6 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.42%) Linux
2 26 (8.15%) Windows
3 18 (5.64%) Unix
4 14 (4.39%) Android
5 13 (4.08%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.88%) CentOS
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) Fedora
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.06%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (14.42%) OO
4 38 (11.91%) MVC
4 38 (11.91%) TDD
5 36 (11.29%) SDLC
5 36 (11.29%) Software Engineering
6 34 (10.66%) Mathematics
6 34 (10.66%) Multithreading
7 31 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (9.40%) Test Automation
9 29 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 29 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 28 (8.78%) DevOps
11 26 (8.15%) Cybersecurity
11 26 (8.15%) Web Development
12 22 (6.90%) Data Science
12 22 (6.90%) Machine Learning
12 22 (6.90%) Mentoring
13 21 (6.58%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 99 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 87 (27.27%) Java
3 82 (25.71%) SQL
4 78 (24.45%) Python
5 75 (23.51%) C#
6 41 (12.85%) PHP
7 23 (7.21%) C++
8 20 (6.27%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.76%) Scala
10 8 (2.51%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.19%) R
11 7 (2.19%) Ruby
11 7 (2.19%) VBA
12 4 (1.25%) C
12 4 (1.25%) Erlang
12 4 (1.25%) Perl
13 3 (0.94%) Clojure
13 3 (0.94%) Java 8
13 3 (0.94%) Prolog
14 2 (0.63%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 318 (99.69%) Degree
2 20 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (5.64%) Master's Degree
4 17 (5.33%) CCNP
4 17 (5.33%) Numerate Degree
5 12 (3.76%) CCIE
6 5 (1.57%) CCNA
7 4 (1.25%) CISM
7 4 (1.25%) CISSP
8 3 (0.94%) CCDP
8 3 (0.94%) CISA
8 3 (0.94%) GIAC
8 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.94%) PhD
8 3 (0.94%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.63%) CEH
9 2 (0.63%) GPEN
9 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.39%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.63%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) COREP
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (6.27%) Docker
2 17 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) KVM
5 1 (0.31%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (3.76%) Puppet
2 11 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.82%) Ansible
4 5 (1.57%) Salt
5 4 (1.25%) Terraform
6 2 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.31%) CASB
7 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.31%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 59 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.72%) Cisco
3 21 (6.58%) Oracle
4 13 (4.08%) Adobe
4 13 (4.08%) iManage
4 13 (4.08%) Intapp
5 12 (3.76%) CheckPoint
6 11 (3.45%) Nintex
7 10 (3.13%) F5
7 10 (3.13%) Palo Alto
8 8 (2.51%) Citrix
9 7 (2.19%) Sybase
10 6 (1.88%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.57%) VMware
12 4 (1.25%) Meraki
12 4 (1.25%) Splunk
13 3 (0.94%) Xerox
13 3 (0.94%) Zend
14 2 (0.63%) Greenplum
14 2 (0.63%) TIBCO