Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 29 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 7.53% 9.82% 8.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 28.36% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 40
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -23.68% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,750 £21,925
90th Percentile £50,000 £71,250 £67,750
South London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 203 134 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 52.73% 34.63% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 183 107 189
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £27,900
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
South London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +6.15%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Kingston Upon Thames

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Kingston Upon Thames

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Kingston Upon Thames

Computer Science
Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Surbiton +1 26 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Chessington -6 2 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Computer Science
South London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 24 (82.76%) C++
3 22 (75.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (72.41%) Java
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (58.62%) Scrum
5 17 (58.62%) Mathematics
6 16 (55.17%) Physics
7 12 (41.38%) PhD
7 12 (41.38%) OOD
8 11 (37.93%) C#
8 11 (37.93%) SDLC
9 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
9 10 (34.48%) Games
9 10 (34.48%) TDD
9 10 (34.48%) Linux
10 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
10 9 (31.03%) Java SE
10 9 (31.03%) Gradle
11 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
12 6 (20.69%) Windows
12 6 (20.69%) OO
12 6 (20.69%) GIS
12 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
12 6 (20.69%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (17.24%) CSS
13 5 (17.24%) HTML
14 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
14 4 (13.79%) Python
14 4 (13.79%) Artificial Intelligence

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
1 9 (31.03%) Gradle
2 3 (10.34%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 10 (34.48%) Games
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Software Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Graduate
4 8 (27.59%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C++ Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Scientific Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.34%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.34%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) React Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Tester
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Java SE
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) AWT
3 3 (10.34%) J2SE
3 3 (10.34%) React
3 3 (10.34%) Swing
4 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
2 6 (20.69%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Mathematics
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 16 (55.17%) Physics
4 12 (41.38%) OOD
5 11 (37.93%) SDLC
6 10 (34.48%) TDD
7 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
8 6 (20.69%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 3 (10.34%) SEO
10 3 (10.34%) Web Development
11 2 (6.90%) Defect Tracking
11 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
11 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning
11 2 (6.90%) Signal Processing
11 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
11 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C++
2 21 (72.41%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) C
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (75.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (41.38%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft