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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 69 49 40
Rank change year-on-year -20 -9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 324 295 368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.09% 5.53% 6.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 5.80% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 252 266 320
10th Percentile £37,550 £40,625 £43,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £78,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.30% -3.57% -
75th Percentile £100,750 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £97,500 £112,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,514 5,087 5,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.93% 95.41% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,728 4,545 5,050
10th Percentile £45,250 £43,750 £42,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in the City of London

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in the City of London.

Salary trend for Computer Science in the City of London

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 224 (69.14%) Degree
2 152 (46.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 140 (43.21%) Social Skills
4 116 (35.80%) Python
5 110 (33.95%) Finance
6 108 (33.33%) Azure
7 100 (30.86%) SQL
8 98 (30.25%) C#
9 94 (29.01%) Java
10 84 (25.93%) Agile
11 80 (24.69%) Windows
12 77 (23.77%) AWS
13 75 (23.15%) JavaScript
14 73 (22.53%) .NET
15 70 (21.60%) Software Engineering
16 61 (18.83%) SQL Server
17 60 (18.52%) Linux
18 57 (17.59%) HTML
18 57 (17.59%) Git (software)
19 50 (15.43%) HTML5
19 50 (15.43%) Multithreading
20 49 (15.12%) CSS
21 46 (14.20%) Microsoft
22 43 (13.27%) REST
22 43 (13.27%) Analytics
22 43 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
22 43 (13.27%) Greenfield Project
23 41 (12.65%) Multithreaded Programming
24 40 (12.35%) Mathematics
25 38 (11.73%) Business Intelligence

Computer Science
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 13 (4.01%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (2.16%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.85%) SugarCRM
4 5 (1.54%) Jupyter
4 5 (1.54%) TPMS
5 3 (0.93%) nginx
5 3 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.31%) Confluence
7 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) InVision
5 1 (0.31%) Sketch
5 1 (0.31%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.62%) Summit
2 1 (0.31%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 108 (33.33%) Azure
2 77 (23.77%) AWS
3 22 (6.79%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (6.48%) SaaS
5 20 (6.17%) Serverless
6 18 (5.56%) GCP
7 14 (4.32%) Power Platform
8 12 (3.70%) AWS Fargate
9 11 (3.40%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 9 (2.78%) GitHub
10 9 (2.78%) PaaS
11 8 (2.47%) IaaS
11 8 (2.47%) OpenShift
12 7 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (1.85%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (1.85%) Azure DevOps
14 5 (1.54%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 5 (1.54%) Microsoft 365
15 4 (1.23%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.86%) Firewall
2 11 (3.40%) Internet
3 7 (2.16%) HTTP
3 7 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.54%) Network Security
4 5 (1.54%) Wireless
5 4 (1.23%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.23%) VoIP
5 4 (1.23%) VPN
6 3 (0.93%) DNS
6 3 (0.93%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.62%) Broadband
7 2 (0.62%) SSH
7 2 (0.62%) SSL
8 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.31%) IPsec
8 1 (0.31%) LAN
8 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.31%) WAN
8 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (6.48%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (5.25%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (4.63%) MySQL
6 14 (4.32%) Big Data
6 14 (4.32%) Power BI
7 12 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.09%) Data Lake
9 9 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (1.85%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.85%) MariaDB
11 6 (1.85%) Redis
11 6 (1.85%) Tableau
12 5 (1.54%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (17.59%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.01%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.09%) GitLab
5 9 (2.78%) Plastic SCM
6 8 (2.47%) JIRA
7 4 (1.23%) CircleCI
7 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.93%) Gradle
8 3 (0.93%) Maven
8 3 (0.93%) Travis CI
8 3 (0.93%) WiX
9 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.62%) Codeception
9 2 (0.62%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.31%) Postman
General
1 140 (43.21%) Social Skills
2 110 (33.95%) Finance
3 35 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.10%) Marketing
5 19 (5.86%) Advertising
6 15 (4.63%) Electronics
7 14 (4.32%) Banking
8 13 (4.01%) Retail
8 13 (4.01%) Telecoms
9 12 (3.70%) Front Office
10 9 (2.78%) Law
10 9 (2.78%) Public Sector
11 8 (2.47%) Games
11 8 (2.47%) Investment Banking
11 8 (2.47%) Legal
11 8 (2.47%) Manufacturing
11 8 (2.47%) Organisational Skills
12 7 (2.16%) Documentation Skills
13 6 (1.85%) Back Office
13 6 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (29.94%) Developer
2 49 (15.12%) Software Developer
3 38 (11.73%) Analyst
4 25 (7.72%) Senior Developer
5 22 (6.79%) Junior
6 18 (5.56%) Data Engineer
6 18 (5.56%) Data Scientist
6 18 (5.56%) Graduate
6 18 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 16 (4.94%) Graduate Developer
7 16 (4.94%) Software Engineer
7 16 (4.94%) Support Specialist
8 15 (4.63%) Graduate Software Developer
9 14 (4.32%) Junior Developer
10 13 (4.01%) Junior Software Developer
11 12 (3.70%) Architect
11 12 (3.70%) Technical Leader
12 11 (3.40%) Java Developer
12 11 (3.40%) Senior Data Scientist
12 11 (3.40%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (22.53%) .NET
2 57 (17.59%) HTML
3 50 (15.43%) HTML5
4 49 (15.12%) CSS
5 43 (13.27%) REST
6 38 (11.73%) React
7 37 (11.42%) .NET Core
8 26 (8.02%) AngularJS
9 21 (6.48%) Spring
10 19 (5.86%) Web Services
11 15 (4.63%) Kafka
11 15 (4.63%) RESTful
11 15 (4.63%) Spring Boot
12 14 (4.32%) JSON
13 12 (3.70%) WPF
14 11 (3.40%) ASP.NET
15 8 (2.47%) .NET Framework
15 8 (2.47%) Node.js
15 8 (2.47%) PySpark
15 8 (2.47%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.27%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (6.79%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.94%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.01%) Data Structures
5 13 (4.01%) Derivative
5 13 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.01%) User Experience
6 11 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.09%) Fixed Income
8 9 (2.78%) Equities
8 9 (2.78%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.85%) Life Science
11 5 (1.54%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.54%) SCADA
11 5 (1.54%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.23%) Online Games
12 4 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.69%) Windows
2 60 (18.52%) Linux
3 20 (6.17%) Unix
4 16 (4.94%) Mac OS
5 11 (3.40%) Android
6 8 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.54%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.93%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.93%) Agile
2 70 (21.60%) Software Engineering
3 50 (15.43%) Multithreading
4 43 (13.27%) Analytics
4 43 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (12.65%) Multithreaded Programming
6 40 (12.35%) Mathematics
7 38 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (11.73%) Data Science
8 37 (11.42%) Collaborative Working
9 36 (11.11%) Scrum
10 35 (10.80%) CI/CD
10 35 (10.80%) Microservices
10 35 (10.80%) TDD
11 33 (10.19%) Data Modelling
12 31 (9.57%) DevOps
13 30 (9.26%) Technical Leadership
14 29 (8.95%) API Integration
14 29 (8.95%) Artificial Intelligence
14 29 (8.95%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 116 (35.80%) Python
2 100 (30.86%) SQL
3 98 (30.25%) C#
4 94 (29.01%) Java
5 75 (23.15%) JavaScript
6 34 (10.49%) C++
7 27 (8.33%) TypeScript
8 17 (5.25%) Ruby
9 13 (4.01%) C
10 11 (3.40%) Scala
10 11 (3.40%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.78%) Perl
12 8 (2.47%) PHP
12 8 (2.47%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.47%) R
13 7 (2.16%) Go
13 7 (2.16%) Kotlin
13 7 (2.16%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.23%) Bash
14 4 (1.23%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 224 (69.14%) Degree
2 152 (46.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (6.17%) PhD
4 18 (5.56%) Master's Degree
5 15 (4.63%) CISSP
6 13 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (3.70%) CISM
8 11 (3.40%) CISA
9 9 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (2.16%) CREST Certified
10 7 (2.16%) OSCP
11 6 (1.85%) CCNA
11 6 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.85%) CRISC
11 6 (1.85%) GPEN
11 6 (1.85%) MCSE
11 6 (1.85%) OSCE
12 5 (1.54%) CEH
12 5 (1.54%) GXPN
12 5 (1.54%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.17%) QA
2 10 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.78%) NIST
4 8 (2.47%) GRC
5 6 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.23%) GDPR
7 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.62%) Accessibility
8 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.62%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.31%) COBIT
9 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (11.11%) Docker
2 7 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (10.80%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.70%) Ansible
3 4 (1.23%) Kubeflow
3 4 (1.23%) Puppet
4 3 (0.93%) Grafana
4 3 (0.93%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.62%) Kibana
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.62%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.62%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) Autotask
6 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.70%) Oracle
3 8 (2.47%) SAP
4 6 (1.85%) Google
5 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.23%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.23%) IBM
6 4 (1.23%) MarketAxess
6 4 (1.23%) Tradeweb
7 3 (0.93%) Adobe
7 3 (0.93%) F5
7 3 (0.93%) Informatica
7 3 (0.93%) VMware
8 2 (0.62%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.31%) Databricks
9 1 (0.31%) Intapp
9 1 (0.31%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.31%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.31%) Sun
9 1 (0.31%) Veracode