Period
to 21 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 110 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 1,558 1,880 2,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.03% 3.00% 3.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.57% 13.89% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,177 1,555 1,634
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,075
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10,005 13,537 15,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.47% 21.59% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7,612 10,080 12,113
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in London

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2020. 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
Central London +39 415 £67,500 +3.85% 84
West London +13 59 £65,000 +23.81% 21
South London -18 11 £47,500 +11.76% 10
North London -6 3 £55,000 - 2
East London -22 1 £40,000 -36.00% 10
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 London region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 1,533 (98.40%) Degree
2 1,489 (95.57%) Computer Science
3 615 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 568 (36.46%) Finance
5 458 (29.40%) SQL
6 441 (28.31%) Java
7 406 (26.06%) JavaScript
8 381 (24.45%) Python
9 336 (21.57%) C#
10 322 (20.67%) Software Engineering
11 312 (20.03%) Problem-Solving
12 308 (19.77%) HTML
13 286 (18.36%) AWS
14 281 (18.04%) CSS
15 255 (16.37%) DevOps
16 251 (16.11%) Git (software)
17 249 (15.98%) Azure
18 246 (15.79%) Docker
19 224 (14.38%) REST
20 220 (14.12%) Mathematics
21 212 (13.61%) Linux
22 210 (13.48%) Analytics
23 208 (13.35%) .NET
24 203 (13.03%) AngularJS
25 198 (12.71%) Fintech
26 185 (11.87%) OO
27 184 (11.81%) React
28 182 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
29 181 (11.62%) SQL Server
30 171 (10.98%) Test Automation

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 70 (4.49%) Apache Spark
2 60 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (1.22%) Confluence
5 17 (1.09%) nginx
6 16 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 15 (0.96%) SAS
8 14 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 12 (0.77%) CMS
10 11 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (0.51%) IIS
13 5 (0.32%) Apache
13 5 (0.32%) Ethereum
14 4 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
14 4 (0.26%) Hyperledger
14 4 (0.26%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.26%) Luigi
14 4 (0.26%) WordPress
15 3 (0.19%) DNN
Applications
1 21 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.39%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.32%) ProjectWise
6 3 (0.19%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.13%) Houdini
7 2 (0.13%) Maya
7 2 (0.13%) Notepad++
7 2 (0.13%) NUKE
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.064%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 11 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
1 11 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (0.64%) HFM
2 10 (0.64%) Oracle FAH
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.39%) Distributed Ledger
5 6 (0.39%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.39%) Primavera
6 5 (0.32%) Raiser's Edge
6 5 (0.32%) Shopify
7 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.13%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 286 (18.36%) AWS
2 249 (15.98%) Azure
3 92 (5.91%) GCP
4 61 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
5 55 (3.53%) SaaS
6 50 (3.21%) GitHub
7 37 (2.37%) Power Platform
8 36 (2.31%) Serverless
9 28 (1.80%) Office 365
10 27 (1.73%) IaaS
11 25 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (1.60%) PaaS
12 15 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (0.83%) Sumo Logic
15 11 (0.71%) Amazon S3
15 11 (0.71%) Force.com
16 10 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
17 9 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
18 8 (0.51%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.47%) Firewall
2 39 (2.50%) BGP
3 37 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 29 (1.86%) Internet
5 28 (1.80%) HTTP
6 23 (1.48%) DNS
6 23 (1.48%) Network Security
7 18 (1.16%) VPN
8 16 (1.03%) Unified Communications
8 16 (1.03%) VoIP
9 15 (0.96%) SAN
9 15 (0.96%) Wireless
10 12 (0.77%) IPsec
10 12 (0.77%) LAN
10 12 (0.77%) WAN
11 11 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (0.71%) OSPF
12 10 (0.64%) HSRP
12 10 (0.64%) Multicast
13 9 (0.58%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 141 (9.05%) Big Data
3 126 (8.09%) NoSQL
4 87 (5.58%) MySQL
5 83 (5.33%) Relational Database
6 76 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 66 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
8 64 (4.11%) Redis
9 61 (3.92%) Hadoop
10 44 (2.82%) MongoDB
11 42 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 37 (2.37%) Power BI
13 34 (2.18%) Oracle Database
14 33 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
15 32 (2.05%) Oracle Database 12c
16 31 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
17 30 (1.93%) Apache Hive
17 30 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (1.67%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 251 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 110 (7.06%) Jenkins
3 87 (5.58%) JIRA
4 71 (4.56%) Selenium
5 37 (2.37%) JUnit
6 29 (1.86%) Eclipse
7 28 (1.80%) Subversion
8 27 (1.73%) WebDriver
9 25 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 20 (1.28%) Android Studio
11 20 (1.28%) Bitbucket
12 19 (1.22%) Cucumber
13 16 (1.03%) Gradle
13 16 (1.03%) gulp
13 16 (1.03%) Postman
13 16 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (0.96%) CircleCI
15 14 (0.90%) Grunt
15 14 (0.90%) Mocha
General
1 568 (36.46%) Finance
2 86 (5.52%) Marketing
3 80 (5.13%) Banking
3 80 (5.13%) Front Office
4 65 (4.17%) Retail
5 43 (2.76%) Games
6 42 (2.70%) Investment Banking
7 41 (2.63%) Advertising
8 38 (2.44%) Telecoms
9 35 (2.25%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.67%) Electronics
11 20 (1.28%) French Language
12 14 (0.90%) Billing
13 13 (0.83%) Law
14 12 (0.77%) Publishing
15 11 (0.71%) General Ledger
16 10 (0.64%) Back Office
17 8 (0.51%) German Language
17 8 (0.51%) Legal
17 8 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 751 (48.20%) Developer
2 190 (12.20%) Senior Developer
3 149 (9.56%) Java Developer
4 121 (7.77%) Graduate
5 109 (7.00%) Software Engineer
6 102 (6.55%) Software Developer
7 96 (6.16%) Analyst
8 86 (5.52%) Junior
9 80 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 79 (5.07%) C# Developer
11 64 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 64 (4.11%) Junior Developer
12 63 (4.04%) Graduate Developer
12 63 (4.04%) Lead Developer
13 62 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
14 57 (3.66%) React Developer
15 55 (3.53%) Consultant
16 54 (3.47%) Python Developer
17 52 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
18 49 (3.15%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (19.77%) HTML
2 281 (18.04%) CSS
3 224 (14.38%) REST
4 208 (13.35%) .NET
5 203 (13.03%) AngularJS
6 184 (11.81%) React
7 162 (10.40%) Web Services
8 156 (10.01%) HTML5
9 134 (8.60%) Node.js
10 117 (7.51%) RESTful
11 89 (5.71%) Spring
12 84 (5.39%) Redux
12 84 (5.39%) XML
13 78 (5.01%) CSS3
14 77 (4.94%) ASP.NET
15 71 (4.56%) jQuery
16 63 (4.04%) Spring Boot
16 63 (4.04%) Vue.js
17 60 (3.85%) .NET Framework
18 56 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 182 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (7.45%) Mobile App
3 105 (6.74%) User Experience
4 79 (5.07%) Hedge funds
5 78 (5.01%) Algorithms
6 54 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
7 46 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 42 (2.70%) Fixed Income
9 36 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
10 31 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 30 (1.93%) Data Structures
11 30 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
12 27 (1.73%) Tandem
13 21 (1.35%) Equities
13 21 (1.35%) Reinsurance
14 17 (1.09%) AS400
14 17 (1.09%) iSeries
14 17 (1.09%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.96%) Derivative
15 15 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 212 (13.61%) Linux
2 144 (9.24%) Windows
3 75 (4.81%) Unix
4 63 (4.04%) Android
5 54 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 48 (3.08%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.83%) VMS
8 11 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.58%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.45%) CentOS
11 7 (0.45%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.26%) Solaris
12 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,489 (95.57%) Computer Science
2 615 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (20.67%) Software Engineering
4 312 (20.03%) Problem-Solving
5 255 (16.37%) DevOps
6 220 (14.12%) Mathematics
7 210 (13.48%) Analytics
8 198 (12.71%) Fintech
9 185 (11.87%) OO
10 171 (10.98%) Test Automation
11 165 (10.59%) Microservices
12 141 (9.05%) Scrum
13 124 (7.96%) Mentoring
14 123 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
15 116 (7.45%) Open Source
16 114 (7.32%) MVC
17 107 (6.87%) TDD
18 106 (6.80%) SDLC
19 105 (6.74%) Machine Learning
20 95 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 458 (29.40%) SQL
2 441 (28.31%) Java
3 406 (26.06%) JavaScript
4 381 (24.45%) Python
5 336 (21.57%) C#
6 159 (10.21%) C++
7 111 (7.12%) PHP
8 82 (5.26%) Scala
9 77 (4.94%) TypeScript
10 73 (4.69%) Kotlin
11 70 (4.49%) ES6
12 66 (4.24%) PowerShell
13 65 (4.17%) T-SQL
14 56 (3.59%) Java 8
14 56 (3.59%) Shell Script
15 49 (3.15%) Go
16 42 (2.70%) Bash Shell
17 36 (2.31%) PL/SQL
18 34 (2.18%) Ruby
19 30 (1.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1,533 (98.40%) Degree
2 110 (7.06%) Master's Degree
3 49 (3.15%) Numerate Degree
4 29 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (1.54%) CCNP
6 17 (1.09%) CCNA
7 16 (1.03%) MBA
8 14 (0.90%) AWS Certification
9 13 (0.83%) CISSP
9 13 (0.83%) PhD
10 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.58%) RIBA
11 8 (0.51%) MCSE
12 7 (0.45%) CEH
12 7 (0.45%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.39%) BICSI Certification
14 5 (0.32%) CREST Certified
14 5 (0.32%) CSSLP
14 5 (0.32%) MCSA
14 5 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (8.41%) QA
2 9 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (0.45%) SLA
4 6 (0.39%) PMO
5 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.26%) NIST
6 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.19%) GDPR
8 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 246 (15.79%) Docker
2 51 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.18%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 27 (1.73%) VirtualBox
6 11 (0.71%) VMware NSX
7 8 (0.51%) Firmware
8 5 (0.32%) XenApp
9 3 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.13%) vSphere
11 1 (0.064%) LXC
11 1 (0.064%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.064%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.064%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 156 (10.01%) Kubernetes
2 77 (4.94%) Terraform
3 76 (4.88%) Puppet
4 62 (3.98%) Ansible
5 43 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.86%) Mesos
7 15 (0.96%) Salt
8 14 (0.90%) Packer
9 12 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.71%) Cisco CME
10 11 (0.71%) FortiGate
11 10 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
12 9 (0.58%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.39%) Consul
14 5 (0.32%) Grafana
14 5 (0.32%) Istio
14 5 (0.32%) Kibana
14 5 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (0.26%) linkerd
15 4 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 166 (10.65%) Oracle
2 132 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 96 (6.16%) Google
4 62 (3.98%) VMware
5 54 (3.47%) Tableau
6 53 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (2.05%) Cisco
8 27 (1.73%) LogicMonitor
9 22 (1.41%) Citrix
10 18 (1.16%) Zend
11 17 (1.09%) Apple
12 15 (0.96%) SAP
13 14 (0.90%) Sage
13 14 (0.90%) ServiceNow
14 13 (0.83%) AppDynamics
15 11 (0.71%) Avaya
16 10 (0.64%) Hyperion
17 9 (0.58%) Palo Alto
17 9 (0.58%) Sybase
18 8 (0.51%) Adobe