Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 57 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 -27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.11% 1.14% 8.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.17% 2.99% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 46
Croydon median annual salary £35,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.73% +9.47% -5.94%
10th Percentile £24,500 £32,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,900 £51,250
South London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -15.79% +5.56%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 120 167 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 33.90% 38.13% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 143 134
Croydon median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,325
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,500 £57,500
South London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Croydon

Computer Science
Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Coulsdon - 1 £45,000 -
Computer Science
South London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (36.36%) Fintech
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) PHP
7 1 (9.09%) C
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) GSM
7 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
7 1 (9.09%) UMTS

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 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
1 1 (9.09%) IPv4
1 1 (9.09%) LTE
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Graduate
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Mobile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Fintech
1 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft