Computer Science Degree Jobs in England

Computer Science Degree
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 103 182 140
Rank change year-on-year +79 -42 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 2,186 1,911 3,756
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.58% 2.03% 2.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.05% 6.22% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,674 1,179 1,492
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £86,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,875 £111,500 £96,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.48% +1.50% +4.35%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24,151 30,731 34,462
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 28.55% 32.64% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15,760 13,803 16,727
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £38,500 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,810 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.86% +5.11% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £73,863
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £57,810 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% +5.11% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in England

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in England.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in England

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in England

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the England region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London +75 859 £75,000 -3.23% 392
South East +31 518 £60,000 +4.35% 100
North of England +146 360 £48,500 -7.62% 109
Midlands +36 185 £50,000 -6.54% 63
North West +76 179 £50,000 -4.76% 63
Yorkshire +164 160 £45,000 -14.29% 32
South West +16 135 £45,000 -2.11% 42
West Midlands +65 121 £52,500 -16.00% 33
East of England +36 115 £40,000 -20.00% 58
East Midlands -31 62 £46,188 +2.64% 30
North East +8 21 £52,500 +23.53% 14
Computer Science Degree
UK

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 140 (6.40%) Microsoft Exchange
2 53 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 31 (1.42%) Apache Spark
4 23 (1.05%) Apache
5 18 (0.82%) WordPress
6 16 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
7 15 (0.69%) Confluence
8 14 (0.64%) IIS
9 11 (0.50%) CMS
10 10 (0.46%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.23%) SAS
13 4 (0.18%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.14%) WildFly
15 2 (0.091%) Appian
15 2 (0.091%) Drupal
15 2 (0.091%) Luigi
16 1 (0.046%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.046%) Mule
16 1 (0.046%) Umbraco
Applications
1 57 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (1.42%) Simulink
3 21 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.091%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.046%) Sketch
6 1 (0.046%) Trello
6 1 (0.046%) UXPin
6 1 (0.046%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 30 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.82%) NetSuite
3 8 (0.37%) Shopify
4 5 (0.23%) Odoo
5 4 (0.18%) Magento
6 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.14%) Relativity
6 3 (0.14%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.091%) CA PPM
7 2 (0.091%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.091%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.046%) MIS ActiveH
8 1 (0.046%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.046%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.046%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.046%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.046%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 436 (19.95%) Azure
2 435 (19.90%) AWS
3 207 (9.47%) Microsoft 365
4 144 (6.59%) GCP
5 101 (4.62%) Power Platform
6 95 (4.35%) SaaS
7 77 (3.52%) Amazon S3
7 77 (3.52%) Serverless
8 67 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
8 67 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
9 65 (2.97%) GitHub
10 55 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
11 50 (2.29%) Azure DevOps
12 45 (2.06%) PowerApps
13 34 (1.56%) Amazon Kinesis
13 34 (1.56%) Power Automate
14 26 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
15 25 (1.14%) Snowflake
16 24 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 24 (1.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (6.77%) WAN
2 129 (5.90%) Wireless
3 117 (5.35%) SD-WAN
4 114 (5.22%) Network Security
5 111 (5.08%) WebEx
6 109 (4.99%) Cisco IOS
7 101 (4.62%) Firewall
8 52 (2.38%) TCP/IP
9 47 (2.15%) DNS
10 46 (2.10%) VPN
11 36 (1.65%) LAN
12 32 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
13 31 (1.42%) DHCP
14 27 (1.24%) SAN
15 25 (1.14%) Internet
15 25 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
15 25 (1.14%) VLAN
16 22 (1.01%) HTTP
17 21 (0.96%) NAS
18 12 (0.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 145 (6.63%) NoSQL
3 120 (5.49%) MySQL
4 110 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 87 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
6 86 (3.93%) Power BI
7 72 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
9 52 (2.38%) Redis
10 48 (2.20%) Big Data
11 46 (2.10%) MongoDB
12 42 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 39 (1.78%) Amazon Redshift
14 32 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (1.28%) Tableau
17 25 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
17 25 (1.14%) Hadoop
18 17 (0.78%) Data Lake
18 17 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 305 (13.95%) Git
2 74 (3.39%) JIRA
3 55 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 43 (1.97%) GitLab
5 33 (1.51%) Subversion
6 31 (1.42%) Burp Suite
7 30 (1.37%) Metasploit
8 29 (1.33%) Postman
8 29 (1.33%) Visual Studio
9 21 (0.96%) CMake
10 16 (0.73%) Appium
11 14 (0.64%) Maven
12 13 (0.59%) NUnit
12 13 (0.59%) Selenium
13 11 (0.50%) Moq
13 11 (0.50%) Vagrant
14 10 (0.46%) LabVIEW
14 10 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 1,115 (51.01%) Social Skills
2 407 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
3 347 (15.87%) Finance
4 100 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 83 (3.80%) Marketing
6 67 (3.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 66 (3.02%) Public Sector
8 64 (2.93%) Retail
9 60 (2.74%) Electronics
10 54 (2.47%) Presentation Skills
11 50 (2.29%) Legal
12 47 (2.15%) Banking
12 47 (2.15%) Organisational Skills
13 41 (1.88%) Games
14 37 (1.69%) Law
15 36 (1.65%) Military
15 36 (1.65%) Telecoms
16 33 (1.51%) Back Office
17 30 (1.37%) Front Office
18 26 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 621 (28.41%) Developer
2 307 (14.04%) Senior
3 244 (11.16%) Software Engineer
4 217 (9.93%) Lead
5 174 (7.96%) Architect
6 146 (6.68%) Software Developer
7 119 (5.44%) IT Support
8 115 (5.26%) Analyst
9 113 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 111 (5.08%) IT Support Specialist
10 111 (5.08%) Support Specialist
11 93 (4.25%) Junior
12 75 (3.43%) .NET Developer
13 65 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
14 62 (2.84%) Full Stack Developer
15 60 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
16 59 (2.70%) Data Engineer
17 58 (2.65%) Graduate
18 57 (2.61%) Support Engineer
19 53 (2.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (14.91%) .NET
2 246 (11.25%) React
3 197 (9.01%) HTML
4 188 (8.60%) CSS
5 131 (5.99%) AngularJS
6 88 (4.03%) Node.js
7 82 (3.75%) .NET Framework
8 79 (3.61%) ASP.NET
8 79 (3.61%) JSON
9 78 (3.57%) REST
10 77 (3.52%) Spring
11 69 (3.16%) RESTful
12 67 (3.06%) Vue
13 61 (2.79%) .NET Core
14 60 (2.74%) Web Services
15 50 (2.29%) XML
16 46 (2.10%) Spring Boot
17 41 (1.88%) HTML5
17 41 (1.88%) jQuery
17 41 (1.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 250 (11.44%) Management Information System
2 138 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
3 111 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
4 109 (4.99%) Wiki
5 102 (4.67%) Algorithms
6 71 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 65 (2.97%) Onboarding
8 62 (2.84%) Product Ownership
9 58 (2.65%) Data Centre
10 51 (2.33%) Cloud Native
11 50 (2.29%) Data Structures
12 43 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
13 40 (1.83%) Cyber Threat
14 36 (1.65%) IoT
15 35 (1.60%) Distributed Systems
16 32 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
17 28 (1.28%) Life Science
18 27 (1.24%) Fixed Income
18 27 (1.24%) Hedge funds
18 27 (1.24%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 385 (17.61%) Windows
2 289 (13.22%) Linux
3 170 (7.78%) Android
4 143 (6.54%) Windows 10
5 65 (2.97%) Windows Server
6 42 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 41 (1.88%) Mac OS
8 35 (1.60%) Unix
9 31 (1.42%) Kali Linux
10 21 (0.96%) Ubuntu
11 20 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
11 20 (0.91%) Windows Server 2019
12 16 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (0.46%) CentOS
15 9 (0.41%) Debian
16 7 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.27%) VMS
18 4 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,149 (98.31%) Computer Science
2 955 (43.69%) Problem-Solving
3 586 (26.81%) Agile
4 520 (23.79%) Software Engineering
5 349 (15.97%) DevOps
6 249 (11.39%) Mentoring
7 237 (10.84%) Artificial Intelligence
8 222 (10.16%) CI/CD
9 200 (9.15%) Cybersecurity
10 193 (8.83%) Mathematics
11 172 (7.87%) Machine Learning
11 172 (7.87%) Project Management
12 167 (7.64%) Data Modelling
13 164 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 159 (7.27%) Analytics
15 157 (7.18%) Roadmaps
16 145 (6.63%) Test Automation
17 143 (6.54%) Technical Leadership
18 141 (6.45%) SDLC
19 137 (6.27%) Containerisation
Programming Languages
1 474 (21.68%) Python
2 462 (21.13%) SQL
3 442 (20.22%) C#
4 427 (19.53%) JavaScript
5 294 (13.45%) Java
6 168 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 149 (6.82%) C++
8 100 (4.57%) C
9 99 (4.53%) PHP
10 71 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 48 (2.20%) Bash
12 37 (1.69%) Go
13 36 (1.65%) Kotlin
14 30 (1.37%) R
14 30 (1.37%) Scala
15 25 (1.14%) T-SQL
16 17 (0.78%) Swift
17 16 (0.73%) Objective-C
18 15 (0.69%) Rust
19 14 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 2,186 (100.00%) Degree
2 412 (18.85%) Master's Degree
3 147 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 112 (5.12%) SC Cleared
5 108 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 77 (3.52%) CISSP
7 74 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
8 71 (3.25%) AWS Certification
9 70 (3.20%) Azure Certification
10 47 (2.15%) CCNP
11 46 (2.10%) PhD
12 43 (1.97%) CCNA
13 39 (1.78%) DBS Check
14 36 (1.65%) MCP
15 35 (1.60%) CISM
16 34 (1.56%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
17 31 (1.42%) A+ Certification
18 28 (1.28%) PMI Certification
19 26 (1.19%) CompTIA Security+
20 24 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (7.37%) QA
2 70 (3.20%) Data Quality
3 47 (2.15%) GDPR
4 46 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (1.19%) NIST
6 25 (1.14%) Accessibility
7 23 (1.05%) SLA
8 15 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
9 13 (0.59%) HIPAA
10 11 (0.50%) PCI DSS
11 10 (0.46%) California Consumer Privacy Act
11 10 (0.46%) PMO
12 7 (0.32%) ISO 13485
13 6 (0.27%) NCSC
14 4 (0.18%) COBIT
15 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
15 3 (0.14%) Software Quality Assurance
16 2 (0.091%) GRC
16 2 (0.091%) ISO 22301
16 2 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 290 (13.27%) Docker
2 200 (9.15%) Active Directory
3 112 (5.12%) VMware ESXi
3 112 (5.12%) XenApp
4 109 (4.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 109 (4.99%) XenDesktop
5 41 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.41%) Firmware
8 9 (0.41%) vSphere
9 4 (0.18%) KVM
9 4 (0.18%) pfSense
9 4 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.091%) Embedded Firmware
11 2 (0.091%) HDFS
11 2 (0.091%) LXC
12 1 (0.046%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.046%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 229 (10.48%) Kubernetes
2 123 (5.63%) Terraform
3 121 (5.54%) SCCM
4 109 (4.99%) AirWatch
5 41 (1.88%) Ansible
6 14 (0.64%) Puppet
7 13 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (0.55%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.37%) Grafana
9 8 (0.37%) Nagios
10 7 (0.32%) Prometheus
10 7 (0.32%) SCOM
10 7 (0.32%) WSUS
11 5 (0.23%) Argo
11 5 (0.23%) HP ALM
11 5 (0.23%) Kubeflow
11 5 (0.23%) Nessus
11 5 (0.23%) Rancher
12 4 (0.18%) Progress Chef
13 3 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 478 (21.87%) Microsoft
2 165 (7.55%) Cisco
3 116 (5.31%) Citrix
4 112 (5.12%) Google
5 57 (2.61%) Oracle
6 56 (2.56%) VMware
7 44 (2.01%) SAP
8 31 (1.42%) Salesforce
9 27 (1.24%) Databricks
10 22 (1.01%) Xilinx
11 20 (0.91%) Juniper
12 17 (0.78%) Apple
12 17 (0.78%) F5
13 14 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 13 (0.59%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.59%) Fortinet
14 13 (0.59%) Veeam
15 12 (0.55%) Charles River
15 12 (0.55%) IBM
16 11 (0.50%) ServiceNow