Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 654 859 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.29% 6.36% 5.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.08% 13.53% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 594 744 979
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £27,150 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4999 6348 9330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 48.07% 47.01% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 5640 7672
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,975 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 518 (79.20%) Degree
2 278 (42.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 272 (41.59%) SQL
4 268 (40.98%) Finance
5 235 (35.93%) Java
6 181 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
7 146 (22.32%) Python
8 134 (20.49%) JavaScript
8 134 (20.49%) C#
9 123 (18.81%) SQL Server
9 123 (18.81%) Banking
10 122 (18.65%) Mathematics
11 105 (16.06%) Linux
12 94 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
13 92 (14.07%) .NET
14 86 (13.15%) Windows
15 79 (12.08%) C++
15 79 (12.08%) TDD
16 76 (11.62%) Microsoft
17 72 (11.01%) Software Engineering
18 71 (10.86%) CSS
19 69 (10.55%) Test Automation
20 67 (10.24%) HTML
21 66 (10.09%) Physics
22 64 (9.79%) Fintech
23 62 (9.48%) Spring
24 60 (9.17%) Oracle
25 58 (8.87%) Machine Learning
26 57 (8.72%) Big Data
27 55 (8.41%) jQuery

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 20 (3.06%) Apache Spark
1 20 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (2.45%) SAS
4 14 (2.14%) Apache
4 14 (2.14%) CMS
5 11 (1.68%) IIS
6 7 (1.07%) Apache Solr
6 7 (1.07%) Drupal
7 4 (0.61%) Confluence
7 4 (0.61%) IBM Domino
7 4 (0.61%) Sitefinity
7 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.46%) Ethereum
8 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.31%) Marvel
Applications
1 39 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.22%) SPSS
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.31%) InVision
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Gephi
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) Endur
3 3 (0.46%) DocuMatrix
3 3 (0.46%) HFM
3 3 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.46%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.15%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (6.42%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (4.28%) SaaS
5 9 (1.38%) GitHub
6 6 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
6 6 (0.92%) Office 365
7 5 (0.76%) PaaS
8 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.61%) Basecamp
8 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.46%) Boomi
9 3 (0.46%) IaaS
9 3 (0.46%) Yammer
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.12%) Firewall
2 27 (4.13%) Internet
3 17 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.83%) HTTP
4 12 (1.83%) Network Security
4 12 (1.83%) VPN
5 11 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (1.68%) FTP
5 11 (1.68%) LAN
5 11 (1.68%) WAN
5 11 (1.68%) Wireless
6 10 (1.53%) VoIP
7 8 (1.22%) Intranet
8 6 (0.92%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (0.92%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (0.92%) IP Telephony
8 6 (0.92%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.92%) Wireshark
8 6 (0.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.72%) Big Data
3 55 (8.41%) NoSQL
4 50 (7.65%) MySQL
5 29 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 26 (3.98%) Hadoop
7 23 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (3.06%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (2.60%) Oracle Database
10 15 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (2.14%) Relational Database
12 13 (1.99%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.83%) SQLPlus
14 10 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (1.38%) Data Mining
15 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (5.66%) JIRA
2 28 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (3.82%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.36%) Visual Studio
5 19 (2.91%) JUnit
6 17 (2.60%) NUnit
7 16 (2.45%) Selenium
8 15 (2.29%) SpecFlow
8 15 (2.29%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
10 10 (1.53%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.38%) Jenkins
12 8 (1.22%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.07%) Subversion
14 5 (0.76%) Maven
14 5 (0.76%) Mockito
15 4 (0.61%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.61%) NCover
15 4 (0.61%) NDoc
General
1 268 (40.98%) Finance
2 123 (18.81%) Banking
3 40 (6.12%) Advertising
4 35 (5.35%) Front Office
5 26 (3.98%) Marketing
6 18 (2.75%) Back Office
7 17 (2.60%) Publishing
8 11 (1.68%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.07%) Retail
10 6 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.76%) Law
11 5 (0.76%) Legal
12 4 (0.61%) Electronics
12 4 (0.61%) German Language
12 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 292 (44.65%) Developer
2 137 (20.95%) Java Developer
3 81 (12.39%) Senior Developer
4 73 (11.16%) Analyst
5 67 (10.24%) Architect
6 64 (9.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 60 (9.17%) Graduate
8 44 (6.73%) C# Developer
9 42 (6.42%) Junior
10 40 (6.12%) Credit Risk Developer
10 40 (6.12%) Credit Risk Java Developer
11 39 (5.96%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
12 36 (5.50%) Market Risk Developer
12 36 (5.50%) Market Risk Java Developer
12 36 (5.50%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
13 31 (4.74%) Junior Developer
14 28 (4.28%) SQL Developer
15 27 (4.13%) Support Engineer
16 26 (3.98%) Enterprise Architect
17 21 (3.21%) Graduate Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (14.07%) .NET
2 71 (10.86%) CSS
3 67 (10.24%) HTML
4 62 (9.48%) Spring
5 55 (8.41%) jQuery
6 54 (8.26%) Web Services
7 53 (8.10%) AngularJS
8 49 (7.49%) Hibernate
8 49 (7.49%) XML
9 41 (6.27%) WPF
10 38 (5.81%) ASP.NET
10 38 (5.81%) WCF
11 28 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (3.67%) HTML5
14 18 (2.75%) REST
15 15 (2.29%) Natural Language Processing
16 14 (2.14%) JSON
16 14 (2.14%) LAMP
16 14 (2.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 94 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (9.79%) Fintech
3 52 (7.95%) Algorithms
4 47 (7.19%) Credit Risk
5 45 (6.88%) Greenfield Project
6 37 (5.66%) Market Risk
7 36 (5.50%) Management Information System
8 33 (5.05%) User Experience
9 27 (4.13%) Hedge funds
10 22 (3.36%) Client/Server
11 18 (2.75%) N-Tier
12 14 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
13 13 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.68%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.53%) Data Centre
16 9 (1.38%) Blog
17 8 (1.22%) Grid Computing
17 8 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
18 7 (1.07%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 105 (16.06%) Linux
2 86 (13.15%) Windows
3 44 (6.73%) Unix
4 12 (1.83%) Android
4 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.68%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.38%) CentOS
7 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.31%) Solaris
12 1 (0.15%) Debian
12 1 (0.15%) Fedora
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (18.65%) Mathematics
3 79 (12.08%) TDD
4 72 (11.01%) Software Engineering
5 69 (10.55%) Test Automation
6 66 (10.09%) Physics
7 58 (8.87%) Machine Learning
8 55 (8.41%) Multithreading
9 50 (7.65%) Analytics
9 50 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (7.65%) Scrum
10 45 (6.88%) Mentoring
11 41 (6.27%) MVC
12 40 (6.12%) Electronic Trading
12 40 (6.12%) Information Security
13 37 (5.66%) CRM
14 35 (5.35%) Open Source
15 33 (5.05%) OO
15 33 (5.05%) Software Architecture
15 33 (5.05%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 272 (41.59%) SQL
2 235 (35.93%) Java
3 146 (22.32%) Python
4 134 (20.49%) C#
4 134 (20.49%) JavaScript
5 79 (12.08%) C++
6 34 (5.20%) PHP
7 30 (4.59%) R
7 30 (4.59%) T-SQL
7 30 (4.59%) VBA
8 24 (3.67%) Scala
8 24 (3.67%) Shell Script
9 21 (3.21%) Perl
10 16 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.29%) C
12 13 (1.99%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.68%) Ruby
13 11 (1.68%) VB
14 8 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 518 (79.20%) Degree
2 278 (42.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (7.80%) PhD
4 34 (5.20%) CISM
5 31 (4.74%) CISSP
5 31 (4.74%) Numerate Degree
6 30 (4.59%) Master's Degree
7 26 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (3.52%) CISA
9 16 (2.45%) Postgraduate
10 14 (2.14%) CCNP
11 13 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (1.68%) CCIE
13 10 (1.53%) MCP
14 9 (1.38%) ISTQB
15 7 (1.07%) CCNA
15 7 (1.07%) MCTS
16 6 (0.92%) CCSP
16 6 (0.92%) MCPD
17 5 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.42%) QA
2 8 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.76%) GDPR
4 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.46%) FATCA
5 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.46%) SLA
6 2 (0.31%) COREP
6 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.31%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.68%) Docker
4 8 (1.22%) HDFS
5 6 (0.92%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.31%) Varnish
7 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (1.83%) SCCM
2 9 (1.38%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.22%) Nessus
3 8 (1.22%) Puppet
4 5 (0.76%) Ansible
4 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.61%) HockeyApp
6 3 (0.46%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.46%) Cacti
6 3 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.31%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 2 (0.31%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.31%) Nmap
7 2 (0.31%) QRadar
8 1 (0.15%) Consul
8 1 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 76 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.17%) Oracle
3 20 (3.06%) Cisco
4 18 (2.75%) Tableau
4 18 (2.75%) VMware
5 15 (2.29%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.14%) Sybase
7 13 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.83%) Google
8 12 (1.83%) New Relic
8 12 (1.83%) Talend
9 11 (1.68%) TIBCO
10 9 (1.38%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.38%) Infragistics
10 9 (1.38%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.07%) Avaya
11 7 (1.07%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.07%) Citrix
11 7 (1.07%) NetApp
12 6 (0.92%) Nortel
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-95,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Share Options
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + equity
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cheapside DT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - 95,000 + excellent benefits including a VERY generous bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago