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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
London / Croydon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 31 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.12% 5.22% 5.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.77% 19.72% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £59,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 53 71 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 29.78% 26.49% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 50
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
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

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Croydon over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Front End Development
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe

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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bower
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
Croydon, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago