Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 106 98
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 2508 2201 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.34% 2.94% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.85% 12.23% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 1932 2328
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%

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 16892 17994 22875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.04% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12602 14950 18652
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,413
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.97% +6.83%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -19 371 £60,000 +9.09% 53
West London +40 155 £53,750 +2.38% 12
South London -23 18 £35,000 -6.67% 2
East London -19 16 £68,750 +5.77% 2
North London -8 10 £37,500 -42.31%
Computer Science Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 2480 (98.88%) Degree
2 2433 (97.01%) Computer Science
3 970 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 963 (38.40%) Finance
5 756 (30.14%) Java
6 604 (24.08%) SQL
7 575 (22.93%) JavaScript
8 531 (21.17%) Python
9 497 (19.82%) Banking
10 489 (19.50%) Scrum
11 483 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
12 463 (18.46%) HTML
13 444 (17.70%) Software Engineering
14 430 (17.15%) Linux
15 406 (16.19%) C#
16 383 (15.27%) Investment Banking
17 357 (14.23%) Microsoft
18 353 (14.07%) Asset Management
19 349 (13.92%) SQL Server
20 348 (13.88%) TDD
21 346 (13.80%) Oracle
22 344 (13.72%) .NET
23 341 (13.60%) CSS
24 331 (13.20%) Windows
25 329 (13.12%) AngularJS
26 325 (12.96%) Retail Banking
27 324 (12.92%) Wealth Management
28 322 (12.84%) Git (software)
29 317 (12.64%) SDLC
30 314 (12.52%) Management Information System

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
1 121 (4.82%) Apache Spark
2 89 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
3 82 (3.27%) Confluence
4 75 (2.99%) Apache
5 46 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 37 (1.48%) CMS
7 31 (1.24%) IIS
8 30 (1.20%) Ethereum
8 30 (1.20%) Hyperledger
8 30 (1.20%) nginx
9 27 (1.08%) Apache Solr
9 27 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (0.92%) WebSphere
11 22 (0.88%) eris
11 22 (0.88%) OpenStack
12 19 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (0.68%) MS Exchange
13 17 (0.68%) SAS
14 12 (0.48%) Apache Pig
14 12 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 56 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.12%) SPSS
6 2 (0.080%) Camtasia
6 2 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.040%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.040%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.040%) CPLEX
7 1 (0.040%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.040%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (1.20%) Magento
2 16 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 9 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.16%) Endur
7 3 (0.12%) assyst
7 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.080%) Raiser's Edge
8 2 (0.080%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.080%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.040%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.040%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.040%) Primavera
9 1 (0.040%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 1 (0.040%) Summit
9 1 (0.040%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.040%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.040%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 301 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (4.03%) SaaS
3 97 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 91 (3.63%) GitHub
5 33 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (1.12%) IaaS
7 23 (0.92%) PaaS
8 22 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 22 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.88%) Google Play
9 20 (0.80%) Office 365
10 17 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
11 16 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (0.56%) Serverless
13 12 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 12 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 8 (0.32%) Route 53
16 7 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 74 (2.95%) TCP/IP
2 64 (2.55%) Firewall
3 59 (2.35%) DNS
4 49 (1.95%) Internet
5 44 (1.75%) DHCP
6 41 (1.63%) HTTP
7 28 (1.12%) BGP
8 26 (1.04%) WAN
9 25 (1.00%) SAN
10 23 (0.92%) OSPF
11 22 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (0.84%) LAN
12 21 (0.84%) VoIP
13 20 (0.80%) Wireless
14 18 (0.72%) Skype
15 17 (0.68%) MPLS
16 16 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (0.64%) Network Security
16 16 (0.64%) VPN
17 14 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 201 (8.01%) MySQL
3 178 (7.10%) Relational Database
4 162 (6.46%) NoSQL
5 157 (6.26%) Big Data
6 136 (5.42%) MongoDB
6 136 (5.42%) Oracle Database
7 119 (4.74%) Hadoop
8 102 (4.07%) RDBMS
9 90 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
10 71 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
11 68 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 48 (1.91%) Blockchain
13 47 (1.87%) HBase
14 44 (1.75%) Redis
15 38 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 34 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
17 25 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 24 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
19 23 (0.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 322 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 230 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 139 (5.54%) JIRA
4 77 (3.07%) Subversion
5 75 (2.99%) Maven
6 55 (2.19%) Selenium
7 45 (1.79%) NUnit
8 44 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 41 (1.63%) Cucumber
10 40 (1.59%) TeamCity
11 39 (1.56%) Moq
12 38 (1.52%) Gradle
12 38 (1.52%) MSTest
13 35 (1.40%) Bitbucket
14 34 (1.36%) JUnit
15 33 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
15 33 (1.32%) Vagrant
16 29 (1.16%) Mockito
17 27 (1.08%) Eclipse
18 26 (1.04%) jMock
General
1 963 (38.40%) Finance
2 497 (19.82%) Banking
3 383 (15.27%) Investment Banking
4 325 (12.96%) Retail Banking
5 108 (4.31%) Marketing
6 103 (4.11%) Games
7 102 (4.07%) Retail
8 91 (3.63%) Telecoms
9 75 (2.99%) Front Office
10 48 (1.91%) Legal
11 42 (1.67%) Advertising
12 40 (1.59%) Publishing
13 26 (1.04%) Back Office
14 20 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.72%) Aerospace
16 15 (0.60%) Law
17 9 (0.36%) Billing
18 7 (0.28%) Electronics
19 6 (0.24%) French Language
20 5 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1021 (40.71%) Developer
2 274 (10.93%) Java Developer
3 230 (9.17%) Architect
4 225 (8.97%) Analyst
5 206 (8.21%) Graduate
6 173 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 152 (6.06%) Junior
8 136 (5.42%) Software Developer
9 118 (4.70%) Graduate Developer
10 116 (4.63%) C# Developer
11 112 (4.47%) Senior Developer
12 96 (3.83%) Consultant
13 93 (3.71%) .NET Developer
14 91 (3.63%) Junior Developer
15 82 (3.27%) Business Analyst
16 75 (2.99%) Enterprise Architect
17 73 (2.91%) Full Stack Developer
17 73 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
18 71 (2.83%) Python Developer
19 65 (2.59%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 463 (18.46%) HTML
2 344 (13.72%) .NET
3 341 (13.60%) CSS
4 329 (13.12%) AngularJS
5 234 (9.33%) Spring
6 229 (9.13%) Web Services
7 194 (7.74%) HTML5
8 167 (6.66%) Node.js
9 161 (6.42%) ASP.NET
10 157 (6.26%) Hibernate
10 157 (6.26%) REST
11 156 (6.22%) .NET Framework
12 136 (5.42%) React
12 136 (5.42%) RESTful
13 135 (5.38%) XML
14 133 (5.30%) jQuery
15 102 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 86 (3.43%) WCF
17 80 (3.19%) WPF
18 70 (2.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2433 (97.01%) Computer Science
2 483 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
3 314 (12.52%) Management Information System
4 164 (6.54%) Algorithms
5 140 (5.58%) User Experience
6 130 (5.18%) Fintech
7 98 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
8 80 (3.19%) Hedge funds
9 72 (2.87%) Client/Server
10 69 (2.75%) Mobile App
11 51 (2.03%) Derivative
12 50 (1.99%) iPad
13 47 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
14 44 (1.75%) Data Structures
14 44 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
15 37 (1.48%) Data Centre
16 36 (1.44%) Fixed Income
17 35 (1.40%) Tandem
18 28 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 24 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 430 (17.15%) Linux
2 331 (13.20%) Windows
3 255 (10.17%) Unix
4 110 (4.39%) Windows Server
5 106 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 103 (4.11%) Android
7 50 (1.99%) Windows 10
8 45 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (0.84%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.64%) CentOS
12 15 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.44%) VMS
14 8 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.20%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.16%) Debian
17 4 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 970 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (19.50%) Scrum
3 444 (17.70%) Software Engineering
4 353 (14.07%) Asset Management
5 348 (13.88%) TDD
6 324 (12.92%) Wealth Management
7 317 (12.64%) SDLC
8 297 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
9 285 (11.36%) Mathematics
10 261 (10.41%) OO
11 250 (9.97%) Analytics
12 233 (9.29%) Project Management
13 225 (8.97%) Kanban
14 218 (8.69%) Open Source
15 216 (8.61%) DevOps
16 199 (7.93%) MVC
17 186 (7.42%) Web Development
18 179 (7.14%) Test Automation
19 174 (6.94%) BDD
20 172 (6.86%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 756 (30.14%) Java
2 604 (24.08%) SQL
3 575 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 531 (21.17%) Python
5 406 (16.19%) C#
6 307 (12.24%) C++
7 143 (5.70%) PHP
8 142 (5.66%) R
9 99 (3.95%) C
9 99 (3.95%) Scala
10 96 (3.83%) Perl
11 91 (3.63%) Ruby
12 81 (3.23%) Bash Shell
13 65 (2.59%) PL/SQL
14 60 (2.39%) Shell Script
15 54 (2.15%) Go
15 54 (2.15%) PowerShell
15 54 (2.15%) VBA
16 49 (1.95%) T-SQL
17 43 (1.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2480 (98.88%) Degree
2 249 (9.93%) Master's Degree
3 93 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 77 (3.07%) CISSP
5 68 (2.71%) CISM
6 56 (2.23%) Numerate Degree
7 49 (1.95%) MCSD
8 48 (1.91%) CBAP
9 46 (1.83%) MCAD
10 43 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
11 41 (1.63%) ISEB
12 36 (1.44%) MCSE
13 31 (1.24%) ISTQB
14 30 (1.20%) CCNP
15 28 (1.12%) PhD
16 27 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
16 27 (1.08%) MCP
17 20 (0.80%) CCEA
17 20 (0.80%) CEH
18 18 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (6.30%) QA
2 28 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.00%) SLA
4 18 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) GPG13
5 5 (0.20%) MiFID
6 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.16%) GCP
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.16%) PMO
7 3 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.12%) EMIR
7 3 (0.12%) PSD2
7 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.080%) GDPR
8 2 (0.080%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.040%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.040%) COBIT
9 1 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 176 (7.02%) Docker
2 85 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 82 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (2.19%) XenApp
4 55 (2.19%) XenDesktop
5 37 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 32 (1.28%) vSphere
7 31 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 31 (1.24%) XenServer
8 16 (0.64%) HDFS
9 13 (0.52%) Xen
10 10 (0.40%) Firmware
11 9 (0.36%) Apache Flume
11 9 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.28%) Snort
12 7 (0.28%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.16%) iptables
14 2 (0.080%) KVM
14 2 (0.080%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 96 (3.83%) Ansible
2 73 (2.91%) Puppet
3 55 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (1.71%) Kubernetes
5 27 (1.08%) Terraform
6 18 (0.72%) SCCM
7 16 (0.64%) Packer
8 15 (0.60%) Mesos
9 12 (0.48%) HAProxy
9 12 (0.48%) logstash
9 12 (0.48%) ZABBIX
10 11 (0.44%) Marathon
11 9 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (0.36%) Nagios
12 8 (0.32%) Graphite
13 7 (0.28%) Cacti
13 7 (0.28%) Kibana
13 7 (0.28%) Suricata
14 6 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
14 6 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 357 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 346 (13.80%) Oracle
3 109 (4.35%) VMware
4 76 (3.03%) Google
5 69 (2.75%) Citrix
6 68 (2.71%) Cisco
7 61 (2.43%) Murex
8 43 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (1.36%) hybris
10 29 (1.16%) Cognizant
11 28 (1.12%) Red Hat
11 28 (1.12%) Tableau
12 21 (0.84%) Apple
13 19 (0.76%) ATG
13 19 (0.76%) Palo Alto
13 19 (0.76%) SAP
14 16 (0.64%) IBM
14 16 (0.64%) Juniper
15 15 (0.60%) Informatica
15 15 (0.60%) Splunk