Period
to 22 November 2019

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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 112 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 1,576 1,970 2,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.92% 2.93% 3.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.67% 13.38% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,202 1,612 1,719
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 10,740 14,727 16,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.88% 21.92% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,155 11,045 12,685
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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 +47 435 £67,500 +12.50% 98
West London -1 57 £65,000 +36.84% 35
South London -15 14 £50,000 +17.65% 12
North London -4 5 £46,500 -11.43% 2
East London -22 2 £38,750 -38.00% 13
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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 1,548 (98.22%) Degree
2 1,499 (95.11%) Computer Science
3 651 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
4 558 (35.41%) Finance
5 446 (28.30%) JavaScript
6 439 (27.86%) SQL
7 412 (26.14%) Java
8 364 (23.10%) C#
8 364 (23.10%) Python
9 340 (21.57%) HTML
10 311 (19.73%) Problem-Solving
11 306 (19.42%) Software Engineering
12 303 (19.23%) CSS
13 276 (17.51%) AWS
14 262 (16.62%) DevOps
15 258 (16.37%) Git (software)
16 253 (16.05%) Azure
17 249 (15.80%) .NET
18 242 (15.36%) Linux
19 237 (15.04%) Docker
20 230 (14.59%) REST
21 218 (13.83%) AngularJS
22 215 (13.64%) Mathematics
22 215 (13.64%) SQL Server
23 208 (13.20%) Fintech
24 196 (12.44%) React
25 189 (11.99%) Analytics
26 186 (11.80%) OO
27 182 (11.55%) Test Automation
28 170 (10.79%) Microservices

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 61 (3.87%) Apache Spark
2 59 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (1.71%) nginx
4 20 (1.27%) Confluence
4 20 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (1.21%) SAS
6 17 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.63%) CMS
7 10 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.44%) Apache
8 7 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.38%) ArcGIS
9 6 (0.38%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.32%) WordPress
11 4 (0.25%) Drupal
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.25%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.19%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.32%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.32%) ProjectWise
5 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.25%) Zeplin
6 3 (0.19%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.38%) Primavera
3 4 (0.25%) HFM
3 4 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.19%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.19%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.19%) Shopify
5 2 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 276 (17.51%) AWS
2 253 (16.05%) Azure
3 75 (4.76%) GCP
4 65 (4.12%) Power Platform
5 45 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (2.66%) SaaS
7 38 (2.41%) GitHub
8 37 (2.35%) Office 365
9 36 (2.28%) Serverless
10 25 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
11 23 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (1.40%) IaaS
13 18 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (1.14%) PaaS
13 18 (1.14%) Sumo Logic
14 11 (0.70%) Runscope
15 10 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
16 9 (0.57%) G Suite
17 8 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
17 8 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.49%) Firewall
2 41 (2.60%) Internet
3 39 (2.47%) HTTP
4 37 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 33 (2.09%) BGP
6 23 (1.46%) DNS
7 18 (1.14%) WAN
8 17 (1.08%) LAN
9 15 (0.95%) SAN
9 15 (0.95%) Unified Communications
9 15 (0.95%) VPN
10 13 (0.82%) Network Security
11 11 (0.70%) VoIP
12 10 (0.63%) SSH
13 9 (0.57%) DHCP
13 9 (0.57%) OSPF
13 9 (0.57%) SNMP
13 9 (0.57%) Wireless
14 8 (0.51%) EIGRP
14 8 (0.51%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 127 (8.06%) Big Data
3 118 (7.49%) NoSQL
4 97 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (5.39%) Relational Database
6 81 (5.14%) MySQL
7 72 (4.57%) Redis
8 66 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
9 65 (4.12%) Power BI
10 57 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (3.24%) Hadoop
11 51 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 41 (2.60%) MongoDB
13 39 (2.47%) Oracle Database
14 37 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
15 34 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 33 (2.09%) Data Lake
17 32 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
18 29 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
19 27 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 258 (16.37%) Git (software)
2 134 (8.50%) Jenkins
3 105 (6.66%) JIRA
4 71 (4.51%) Selenium
5 34 (2.16%) Eclipse
6 33 (2.09%) Subversion
7 30 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 29 (1.84%) JUnit
9 26 (1.65%) Bitbucket
9 26 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (1.52%) TeamCity
11 23 (1.46%) Cucumber
11 23 (1.46%) Gradle
12 20 (1.27%) WebDriver
13 19 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
14 18 (1.14%) Grunt
15 17 (1.08%) gulp
16 16 (1.02%) Mocha
17 15 (0.95%) CircleCI
17 15 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 558 (35.41%) Finance
2 96 (6.09%) Marketing
3 94 (5.96%) Banking
4 85 (5.39%) Front Office
5 54 (3.43%) Retail
6 53 (3.36%) Investment Banking
7 50 (3.17%) Games
8 33 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.71%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.52%) Electronics
11 23 (1.46%) Advertising
12 16 (1.02%) Billing
12 16 (1.02%) French Language
13 12 (0.76%) German Language
13 12 (0.76%) Publishing
14 11 (0.70%) Legal
15 10 (0.63%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.57%) Public Sector
17 8 (0.51%) Law
17 8 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 775 (49.18%) Developer
2 174 (11.04%) Senior Developer
3 138 (8.76%) Java Developer
4 120 (7.61%) Graduate
5 109 (6.92%) Software Engineer
6 102 (6.47%) Software Developer
7 95 (6.03%) Analyst
8 91 (5.77%) .NET Developer
9 81 (5.14%) Junior
10 75 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 73 (4.63%) Architect
11 73 (4.63%) C# Developer
11 73 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
12 63 (4.00%) Lead Developer
13 62 (3.93%) React Developer
14 59 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
15 56 (3.55%) C++ Developer
15 56 (3.55%) Junior Developer
16 55 (3.49%) Consultant
17 53 (3.36%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (21.57%) HTML
2 303 (19.23%) CSS
3 249 (15.80%) .NET
4 230 (14.59%) REST
5 218 (13.83%) AngularJS
6 196 (12.44%) React
7 163 (10.34%) HTML5
8 143 (9.07%) Web Services
9 140 (8.88%) Node.js
10 106 (6.73%) RESTful
11 96 (6.09%) Redux
12 91 (5.77%) CSS3
13 90 (5.71%) jQuery
14 84 (5.33%) Spring
15 81 (5.14%) ASP.NET
16 77 (4.89%) XML
17 68 (4.31%) RabbitMQ
18 66 (4.19%) .NET Framework
19 61 (3.87%) Vue.js
20 58 (3.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 164 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (7.23%) User Experience
3 86 (5.46%) Mobile App
4 83 (5.27%) Algorithms
5 81 (5.14%) Hedge funds
6 58 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
7 55 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
8 48 (3.05%) Fixed Income
9 46 (2.92%) Data Structures
10 32 (2.03%) Management Information System
11 29 (1.84%) Equities
12 28 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
13 26 (1.65%) Tandem
14 24 (1.52%) Reinsurance
15 23 (1.46%) Public Cloud
16 20 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 19 (1.21%) Blog
18 17 (1.08%) AS400
18 17 (1.08%) iSeries
19 16 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 242 (15.36%) Linux
2 153 (9.71%) Windows
3 58 (3.68%) Unix
4 45 (2.86%) Android
5 36 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 33 (2.09%) Windows Server
7 18 (1.14%) VMS
8 16 (1.02%) Mac OS
9 12 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.25%) CentOS
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.063%) Debian
15 1 (0.063%) Fedora
15 1 (0.063%) FreeRTOS
15 1 (0.063%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,499 (95.11%) Computer Science
2 651 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (19.73%) Problem-Solving
4 306 (19.42%) Software Engineering
5 262 (16.62%) DevOps
6 215 (13.64%) Mathematics
7 208 (13.20%) Fintech
8 189 (11.99%) Analytics
9 186 (11.80%) OO
10 182 (11.55%) Test Automation
11 170 (10.79%) Microservices
12 138 (8.76%) Open Source
13 132 (8.38%) Mentoring
14 125 (7.93%) Scrum
15 120 (7.61%) SDLC
16 119 (7.55%) TDD
17 116 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
18 112 (7.11%) MVC
19 111 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
20 104 (6.60%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 446 (28.30%) JavaScript
2 439 (27.86%) SQL
3 412 (26.14%) Java
4 364 (23.10%) C#
4 364 (23.10%) Python
5 149 (9.45%) C++
6 105 (6.66%) PHP
7 94 (5.96%) T-SQL
8 82 (5.20%) TypeScript
9 75 (4.76%) PowerShell
10 63 (4.00%) Scala
11 61 (3.87%) ES6
12 60 (3.81%) Java 8
13 54 (3.43%) Kotlin
14 51 (3.24%) Shell Script
15 43 (2.73%) Bash Shell
15 43 (2.73%) Go
16 35 (2.22%) VBA
17 29 (1.84%) C
17 29 (1.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1,548 (98.22%) Degree
2 112 (7.11%) Master's Degree
3 25 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
4 23 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.14%) PhD
6 17 (1.08%) CCNP
7 16 (1.02%) CCNA
8 13 (0.82%) CISSP
9 12 (0.76%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.63%) MBA
11 8 (0.51%) CCIE
11 8 (0.51%) RIBA
11 8 (0.51%) Security Cleared
11 8 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (0.38%) CEH
13 5 (0.32%) BICSI Certification
13 5 (0.32%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 5 (0.32%) CGEIT
13 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.30%) QA
2 7 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.38%) PMO
3 6 (0.38%) SLA
4 4 (0.25%) NIST
5 3 (0.19%) COBIT
5 3 (0.19%) GDPR
5 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.063%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 237 (15.04%) Docker
2 41 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.46%) VirtualBox
5 19 (1.21%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.51%) Firmware
6 8 (0.51%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.19%) XenApp
7 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.13%) Varnish
9 1 (0.063%) LXC
9 1 (0.063%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.063%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 144 (9.14%) Kubernetes
2 92 (5.84%) Terraform
3 82 (5.20%) Puppet
4 77 (4.89%) Ansible
5 54 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (1.65%) Mesos
7 23 (1.46%) Packer
8 17 (1.08%) Salt
9 12 (0.76%) Prometheus
10 11 (0.70%) SQL Sentry
11 9 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.51%) Cisco CME
12 8 (0.51%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.44%) Ambari
13 7 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (0.38%) Consul
14 6 (0.38%) Kibana
15 5 (0.32%) Grafana
16 4 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 165 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 147 (9.33%) Oracle
3 91 (5.77%) Google
4 58 (3.68%) VMware
5 33 (2.09%) Tableau
6 31 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (1.90%) Cisco
8 27 (1.71%) SAP
9 25 (1.59%) Citrix
10 23 (1.46%) LogicMonitor
11 22 (1.40%) AppDynamics
12 15 (0.95%) Sage
13 14 (0.89%) Zend
14 13 (0.82%) Adobe
15 12 (0.76%) Apple
15 12 (0.76%) Cypress Semiconductor
16 11 (0.70%) Facebook
17 10 (0.63%) Avaya
17 10 (0.63%) EMC
17 10 (0.63%) NetApp