The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / Croydon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 36 19
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 7.98% 3.66% 13.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 11.39% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 27
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.76% +48.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 80 79 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 42.55% 32.11% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 67 69
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Croydon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Croydon.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) VB.NET
3 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 10 (58.82%) WPF
4 10 (58.82%) Migration
4 10 (58.82%) Integration Testing
4 10 (58.82%) Fintech
4 10 (58.82%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (58.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (23.53%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) CISSP
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Data Security
6 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (17.65%) Security Hardening
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) COBIT
6 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (17.65%) COSO
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Software Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# Software Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) WCF
2 10 (58.82%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Fintech
1 10 (58.82%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Integration Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (17.65%) Data Security
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (17.65%) Security Hardening
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (17.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) COBIT
1 3 (17.65%) COSO
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) MISRA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago