Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 124 118
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 1,248 1,577 2,054
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.22% 2.69% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.59% 12.65% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1,303 1,640
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £96,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +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 7,523 12,463 15,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.43% 21.23% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5,627 9,151 12,140
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in London over the 6 months to 24 May 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 24 May 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 +29 311 £70,000 - 21
West London -10 43 £42,500 -29.17% 5
East London +15 4 £30,000 -46.67% 2
North London -3 4 £50,000 +28.99% 1
South London -10 4 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1,238 (99.20%) Degree
2 1,190 (95.35%) Computer Science
3 479 (38.38%) Finance
4 455 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
5 424 (33.97%) Java
6 421 (33.73%) SQL
7 301 (24.12%) Python
8 277 (22.20%) Software Engineering
9 273 (21.88%) C#
10 268 (21.47%) Problem-Solving
11 242 (19.39%) AWS
12 220 (17.63%) JavaScript
13 203 (16.27%) Analytics
14 196 (15.71%) DevOps
15 194 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
16 183 (14.66%) Azure
17 171 (13.70%) Mathematics
18 169 (13.54%) HTML
19 168 (13.46%) .NET
20 159 (12.74%) Git (software)
21 158 (12.66%) OO
22 153 (12.26%) Oracle
23 150 (12.02%) AngularJS
24 148 (11.86%) CSS
25 143 (11.46%) SQL Server
26 140 (11.22%) Docker
27 128 (10.26%) Test Automation
28 123 (9.86%) Linux
29 121 (9.70%) Fintech
30 118 (9.46%) Master's Degree

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 89 (7.13%) Apache Spark
2 39 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (2.00%) IIS
4 22 (1.76%) Apache Airflow
5 19 (1.52%) Luigi
6 17 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.80%) Apache
8 9 (0.72%) CMS
9 8 (0.64%) Jupyter
10 7 (0.56%) Confluence
10 7 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.56%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.48%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.32%) Anypoint
12 4 (0.32%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.32%) Hyperledger
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.32%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.32%) Notepad++
4 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.16%) Houdini
4 2 (0.16%) Maya
4 2 (0.16%) NUKE
5 1 (0.080%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 21 (1.68%) Oracle Payables
2 20 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (1.44%) Shopify
4 14 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 12 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 11 (0.88%) Oracle FAH
7 10 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
8 9 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
10 6 (0.48%) HFM
11 5 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
11 5 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.40%) Raiser's Edge
12 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
14 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 242 (19.39%) AWS
2 183 (14.66%) Azure
3 82 (6.57%) GCP
4 58 (4.65%) SaaS
5 40 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (2.96%) Serverless
7 33 (2.64%) Amazon S3
8 28 (2.24%) IaaS
9 27 (2.16%) Force.com
9 27 (2.16%) GitHub
9 27 (2.16%) PaaS
10 26 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (2.00%) Power Platform
12 23 (1.84%) Amazon EMR
13 17 (1.36%) Office 365
14 12 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (0.96%) NuGet
15 11 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
16 10 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.13%) Firewall
2 36 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.64%) VPN
4 32 (2.56%) BGP
5 27 (2.16%) DNS
6 26 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 25 (2.00%) Network Security
8 24 (1.92%) Wireless
9 23 (1.84%) VoIP
10 21 (1.68%) LAN
10 21 (1.68%) WAN
11 20 (1.60%) IP Telephony
12 18 (1.44%) IPsec
13 16 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (1.28%) Cisco IPT
13 16 (1.28%) HSRP
13 16 (1.28%) Multicast
13 16 (1.28%) OSPF
13 16 (1.28%) VRRP
13 16 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 108 (8.65%) Big Data
3 104 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 93 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 83 (6.65%) Hadoop
6 80 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
7 66 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (4.73%) MySQL
9 55 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (4.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 48 (3.85%) RDBMS
12 47 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 44 (3.53%) MongoDB
14 41 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 33 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (2.32%) Oracle Database
17 28 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
17 28 (2.24%) DB2
18 25 (2.00%) Power BI
19 24 (1.92%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 159 (12.74%) Git (software)
2 67 (5.37%) Jenkins
3 56 (4.49%) JIRA
4 47 (3.77%) Selenium
5 41 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 27 (2.16%) JUnit
7 21 (1.68%) Visual Studio
8 19 (1.52%) GitLab
9 17 (1.36%) Cypress.io
9 17 (1.36%) WebDriver
10 16 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 15 (1.20%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.20%) Eclipse
11 15 (1.20%) Subversion
12 14 (1.12%) Android Studio
12 14 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (1.04%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.96%) CircleCI
14 12 (0.96%) ERwin
14 12 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
General
1 479 (38.38%) Finance
2 54 (4.33%) Banking
3 50 (4.01%) Front Office
4 48 (3.85%) Retail
5 43 (3.45%) Back Office
6 34 (2.72%) Financial Institution
7 33 (2.64%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.64%) Marketing
8 22 (1.76%) Advertising
8 22 (1.76%) Games
9 20 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.28%) General Ledger
11 13 (1.04%) Law
12 11 (0.88%) Legal
13 8 (0.64%) German Language
13 8 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.56%) Electronics
14 7 (0.56%) Publishing
15 6 (0.48%) French Language
16 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 552 (44.23%) Developer
2 134 (10.74%) Java Developer
3 121 (9.70%) Senior Developer
4 109 (8.73%) Analyst
5 82 (6.57%) Software Engineer
6 76 (6.09%) Graduate
7 70 (5.61%) Junior
8 64 (5.13%) Architect
9 53 (4.25%) Data Engineer
10 51 (4.09%) .NET Developer
11 47 (3.77%) C# Developer
12 42 (3.37%) Full Stack Developer
12 42 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
13 41 (3.29%) Junior Developer
14 40 (3.21%) Python Developer
14 40 (3.21%) Software Developer
15 39 (3.13%) Consultant
15 39 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
15 39 (3.13%) Support Analyst
16 33 (2.64%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (13.54%) HTML
2 168 (13.46%) .NET
3 150 (12.02%) AngularJS
4 148 (11.86%) CSS
5 111 (8.89%) Web Services
6 104 (8.33%) React
7 103 (8.25%) REST
8 93 (7.45%) Kafka
9 88 (7.05%) XML
10 86 (6.89%) HTML5
11 81 (6.49%) Spring
12 69 (5.53%) Node.js
13 63 (5.05%) .NET Core
14 62 (4.97%) Vue.js
15 57 (4.57%) RESTful
16 51 (4.09%) .NET Framework
17 46 (3.69%) Spring Boot
18 42 (3.37%) ASP.NET
19 41 (3.29%) CSS3
20 39 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 194 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (8.25%) Mobile App
3 102 (8.17%) Management Information System
4 97 (7.77%) User Experience
5 66 (5.29%) Self-Motivation
6 54 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 53 (4.25%) Hedge funds
8 51 (4.09%) Algorithms
9 38 (3.04%) Reinsurance
10 37 (2.96%) Virtual Team
11 35 (2.80%) Data Structures
12 32 (2.56%) Derivative
12 32 (2.56%) Equities
13 28 (2.24%) AS400
13 28 (2.24%) iSeries
14 23 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (1.76%) Fixed Income
15 22 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
16 19 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
16 19 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 123 (9.86%) Linux
2 81 (6.49%) Windows
3 74 (5.93%) Apple iOS
4 69 (5.53%) Android
5 56 (4.49%) Unix
6 40 (3.21%) Windows Server
7 23 (1.84%) CentOS
8 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.32%) Solaris
12 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.16%) Debian
13 2 (0.16%) Fedora
13 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,190 (95.35%) Computer Science
2 455 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (22.20%) Software Engineering
4 268 (21.47%) Problem-Solving
5 203 (16.27%) Analytics
6 196 (15.71%) DevOps
7 171 (13.70%) Mathematics
8 158 (12.66%) OO
9 128 (10.26%) Test Automation
10 121 (9.70%) Fintech
11 118 (9.46%) Scrum
12 111 (8.89%) Microservices
13 90 (7.21%) Artificial Intelligence
14 89 (7.13%) Machine Learning
15 82 (6.57%) Migration
16 81 (6.49%) TDD
17 76 (6.09%) Data Science
18 75 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
19 74 (5.93%) Project Management
20 70 (5.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 424 (33.97%) Java
2 421 (33.73%) SQL
3 301 (24.12%) Python
4 273 (21.88%) C#
5 220 (17.63%) JavaScript
6 87 (6.97%) PHP
7 86 (6.89%) C++
8 81 (6.49%) Scala
9 58 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 52 (4.17%) Kotlin
11 50 (4.01%) PL/SQL
11 50 (4.01%) Shell Script
12 48 (3.85%) PowerShell
13 42 (3.37%) ES6
14 39 (3.13%) Java 8
15 32 (2.56%) Bash Shell
16 31 (2.48%) T-SQL
17 28 (2.24%) RPG
18 27 (2.16%) Apple Swift
19 26 (2.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1,238 (99.20%) Degree
2 118 (9.46%) Master's Degree
3 47 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
4 30 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (2.32%) AWS Certification
6 26 (2.08%) CCNP
7 24 (1.92%) MBA
8 21 (1.68%) CISSP
9 12 (0.96%) CISA
10 11 (0.88%) CCNA
11 10 (0.80%) CEH
12 9 (0.72%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.72%) PhD
13 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.64%) OSCP
14 7 (0.56%) CISM
14 7 (0.56%) CRISC
15 6 (0.48%) MCSE
16 5 (0.40%) CREST Certified
16 5 (0.40%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (8.25%) QA
2 16 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.12%) SLA
4 8 (0.64%) NIST
4 8 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.24%) PMO
6 3 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 140 (11.22%) Docker
2 52 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.72%) Active Directory
4 29 (2.32%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.28%) VirtualBox
6 8 (0.64%) VMware NSX
7 7 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.40%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.40%) Firmware
8 5 (0.40%) XenApp
9 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.24%) vSphere
10 2 (0.16%) HDFS
11 1 (0.080%) iptables
11 1 (0.080%) LXC
11 1 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.080%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 104 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 43 (3.45%) Ansible
2 43 (3.45%) Terraform
3 31 (2.48%) Puppet
4 14 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (0.56%) Control-M
6 7 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.48%) Cisco CME
7 6 (0.48%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.48%) Mesos
7 6 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
8 5 (0.40%) Kibana
8 5 (0.40%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.40%) Salt
9 4 (0.32%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.32%) Istio
9 4 (0.32%) linkerd
10 3 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 153 (12.26%) Oracle
2 109 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 72 (5.77%) Tableau
4 62 (4.97%) Salesforce.com
5 59 (4.73%) Google
6 56 (4.49%) VMware
7 38 (3.04%) Cisco
8 34 (2.72%) ServiceNow
9 17 (1.36%) Palo Alto
9 17 (1.36%) Pardot
10 16 (1.28%) LogicMonitor
11 10 (0.80%) IBM
12 9 (0.72%) Adobe
12 9 (0.72%) CyberArk
12 9 (0.72%) Guidewire
13 8 (0.64%) OutSystems
13 8 (0.64%) PagerDuty
13 8 (0.64%) Zend
14 7 (0.56%) Citrix
14 7 (0.56%) Hyperion