The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / London
Rank 30 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2244 3182 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.68% 7.59% 5.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.43% 16.80% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 2742 2074
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14545 18937 18505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.27% 45.20% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11929 15797 15013
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in London

Computer Science
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in London

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in London

Computer Science
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 337 £62,500 +13.63% 92
West End of London +18 15 £40,000 -17.94% 19
Stanmore - 9 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 9 £77,500 -
Hackney - 8 - -
Heathrow - 8 £28,500 -
Wimbledon +6 6 £45,000 +76.47%
Mayfair -3 5 £110,000 +10.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 4 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Brentford -1 4 £42,750 +31.53%
Surbiton +1 3 - - 1
Bromley -2 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Teddington +9 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Croydon -3 2 £36,000 +12.50% 1
Hammersmith -28 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Wembley - 2 £47,500 -
Greenford +7 1 £45,000 -8.16%
Uxbridge +3 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Twickenham -3 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Moorgate -3 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Chessington -9 1 - -
Chiswick -12 1 £44,000 -34.81%
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
Osterley - 1 £55,000 -
Barnet - 1 £35,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £55,000 -
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 3577 (74.57%) Degree
2 1591 (33.17%) Java
3 1575 (32.83%) Finance
4 1403 (29.25%) SQL
5 1354 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1234 (25.72%) JavaScript
7 1099 (22.91%) Python
8 1097 (22.87%) Mathematics
9 1049 (21.87%) C#
10 1043 (21.74%) Software Engineering
11 878 (18.30%) HTML
12 815 (16.99%) Linux
13 773 (16.11%) CSS
14 755 (15.74%) C++
15 708 (14.76%) .NET
15 708 (14.76%) SQL Server
16 661 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
17 610 (12.72%) AngularJS
18 603 (12.57%) Banking
19 598 (12.47%) OO
20 580 (12.09%) Microsoft
21 564 (11.76%) TDD
22 511 (10.65%) Windows
23 510 (10.63%) Analytics
24 509 (10.61%) Algorithms
25 473 (9.86%) Oracle
26 456 (9.51%) Big Data
27 453 (9.44%) Git (software)
28 429 (8.94%) Scrum
29 421 (8.78%) PhD

Computer Science
Top Related 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
1 257 (5.36%) Apache Spark
2 188 (3.92%) Apache
3 104 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 79 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 79 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 73 (1.52%) CMS
6 69 (1.44%) IIS
7 59 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 57 (1.19%) SAS
9 56 (1.17%) MS Exchange
10 50 (1.04%) Confluence
11 44 (0.92%) Apache Solr
12 39 (0.81%) Jetty
13 36 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
14 34 (0.71%) Drupal
15 31 (0.65%) nginx
15 31 (0.65%) OpenStack
16 28 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
17 22 (0.46%) WebSphere
18 21 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 336 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 109 (2.27%) MS Office
3 40 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.48%) SPSS
6 21 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.33%) MS Project
8 9 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.15%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.13%) Casewise Modeler
11 5 (0.10%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.083%) Camtasia
13 1 (0.021%) Gephi
13 1 (0.021%) Maple
13 1 (0.021%) Simulink
13 1 (0.021%) SPSS Modeler
13 1 (0.021%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.44%) Magento
3 19 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.15%) SAP HR
6 7 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.063%) HFM
9 3 (0.063%) Loan IQ
9 3 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.063%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.063%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.063%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.063%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 367 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 239 (4.98%) SaaS
3 175 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 167 (3.48%) GitHub
5 84 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 53 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 45 (0.94%) Office 365
8 35 (0.73%) Google Play
9 31 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 23 (0.48%) PaaS
12 20 (0.42%) Yammer
13 19 (0.40%) IaaS
14 17 (0.35%) Google Analytics
15 15 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
15 15 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
16 14 (0.29%) Heroku
17 12 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 12 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
17 12 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 178 (3.71%) Firewall
2 104 (2.17%) HTTP
3 97 (2.02%) Internet
4 91 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 89 (1.86%) DNS
6 72 (1.50%) VPN
7 63 (1.31%) Network Security
8 56 (1.17%) Wireless
9 53 (1.10%) WAN
10 48 (1.00%) SAN
11 45 (0.94%) Ethernet
11 45 (0.94%) LAN
12 39 (0.81%) MPLS
13 38 (0.79%) LDAP
14 35 (0.73%) SSL
14 35 (0.73%) VoIP
15 32 (0.67%) Wireshark
16 31 (0.65%) BGP
16 31 (0.65%) Skype
17 29 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 708 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 456 (9.51%) Big Data
3 393 (8.19%) MySQL
4 334 (6.96%) NoSQL
5 265 (5.52%) Relational Database
6 263 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 231 (4.82%) MongoDB
8 140 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
9 133 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
10 94 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 91 (1.90%) Data Mining
12 88 (1.83%) RDBMS
13 80 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
13 80 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 77 (1.61%) Oracle Database
15 72 (1.50%) Apache Hive
16 70 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
17 62 (1.29%) Blockchain
18 53 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
18 53 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 453 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 263 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 166 (3.46%) JIRA
4 141 (2.94%) Selenium
5 138 (2.88%) Subversion
6 124 (2.58%) JUnit
7 98 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 96 (2.00%) Maven
9 93 (1.94%) Visual Studio
10 84 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 71 (1.48%) gulp
12 65 (1.36%) Grunt
13 55 (1.15%) Cucumber
13 55 (1.15%) Eclipse
14 52 (1.08%) Mockito
14 52 (1.08%) webpack
15 50 (1.04%) NUnit
16 46 (0.96%) Jasmine
17 42 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
18 41 (0.85%) Mercurial
General
1 1575 (32.83%) Finance
2 603 (12.57%) Banking
3 262 (5.46%) Telecoms
4 234 (4.88%) Marketing
5 197 (4.11%) Front Office
6 196 (4.09%) Games
7 163 (3.40%) Investment Banking
8 162 (3.38%) Advertising
9 132 (2.75%) Financial Institution
10 118 (2.46%) Retail
11 92 (1.92%) Back Office
12 86 (1.79%) Publishing
13 61 (1.27%) Legal
14 47 (0.98%) Electronics
15 45 (0.94%) Automotive
16 40 (0.83%) Manufacturing
17 25 (0.52%) German Language
18 23 (0.48%) Billing
18 23 (0.48%) Law
18 23 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2297 (47.88%) Developer
2 532 (11.09%) Java Developer
3 435 (9.07%) C# Developer
4 335 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 331 (6.90%) Analyst
5 331 (6.90%) Junior
6 304 (6.34%) Graduate
7 282 (5.88%) Architect
8 272 (5.67%) .NET Developer
9 260 (5.42%) Software Engineer
10 241 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
11 238 (4.96%) Junior Developer
12 216 (4.50%) C++ Developer
13 208 (4.34%) Consultant
14 204 (4.25%) Software Developer
15 200 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
16 194 (4.04%) Data Scientist
17 176 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 158 (3.29%) SQL Developer
19 145 (3.02%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 878 (18.30%) HTML
2 773 (16.11%) CSS
3 708 (14.76%) .NET
4 610 (12.72%) AngularJS
5 383 (7.98%) HTML5
6 359 (7.48%) jQuery
7 328 (6.84%) Web Services
8 315 (6.57%) React
9 311 (6.48%) XML
10 303 (6.32%) Node.js
11 292 (6.09%) ASP.NET
12 254 (5.29%) REST
13 241 (5.02%) CSS3
14 211 (4.40%) WPF
15 207 (4.32%) Spring
16 174 (3.63%) JSON
17 171 (3.56%) WCF
18 147 (3.06%) .NET Framework
19 117 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
20 112 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 661 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
2 509 (10.61%) Algorithms
3 341 (7.11%) Fintech
4 327 (6.82%) Hedge funds
5 281 (5.86%) Management Information System
6 246 (5.13%) Data Structures
7 228 (4.75%) User Experience
8 129 (2.69%) Data Centre
9 124 (2.58%) Mobile App
10 118 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
11 114 (2.38%) Client/Server
12 98 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 90 (1.88%) Derivative
14 74 (1.54%) Equities
15 67 (1.40%) Fixed Income
16 63 (1.31%) N-Tier
17 53 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
18 44 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
19 43 (0.90%) Bitcoin
19 43 (0.90%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 815 (16.99%) Linux
2 511 (10.65%) Windows
3 346 (7.21%) Unix
4 164 (3.42%) Android
5 142 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 112 (2.33%) Windows Server
7 63 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (1.25%) CentOS
9 58 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 34 (0.71%) Solaris
12 29 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 22 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 21 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 17 (0.35%) Windows 8
16 16 (0.33%) Mac OS
17 9 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 9 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1354 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1097 (22.87%) Mathematics
3 1043 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 598 (12.47%) OO
5 564 (11.76%) TDD
6 510 (10.63%) Analytics
7 429 (8.94%) Scrum
8 418 (8.71%) OOP
9 399 (8.32%) Physics
10 397 (8.28%) Machine Learning
11 363 (7.57%) Web Development
12 359 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
12 359 (7.48%) DevOps
13 356 (7.42%) SDLC
14 330 (6.88%) E-Commerce
15 317 (6.61%) Mentoring
16 303 (6.32%) Multithreading
17 289 (6.02%) Front End Development
18 272 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
19 268 (5.59%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1591 (33.17%) Java
2 1403 (29.25%) SQL
3 1234 (25.72%) JavaScript
4 1099 (22.91%) Python
5 1049 (21.87%) C#
6 755 (15.74%) C++
7 351 (7.32%) PHP
8 333 (6.94%) Scala
9 266 (5.55%) R
10 236 (4.92%) C
11 223 (4.65%) Ruby
12 179 (3.73%) Perl
13 131 (2.73%) T-SQL
14 120 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 97 (2.02%) VBA
16 91 (1.90%) VB
17 88 (1.83%) PowerShell
18 78 (1.63%) Shell Script
19 66 (1.38%) MATLAB
20 65 (1.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3577 (74.57%) Degree
2 421 (8.78%) PhD
3 114 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (2.15%) CISSP
5 101 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 82 (1.71%) CISM
7 81 (1.69%) Postgraduate
8 68 (1.42%) CCNP
9 50 (1.04%) CCNA
10 47 (0.98%) CISA
11 42 (0.88%) ISTQB
12 38 (0.79%) ISEB
13 34 (0.71%) MCSE
14 32 (0.67%) Security Cleared
15 28 (0.58%) CEH
16 24 (0.50%) GIAC
17 22 (0.46%) PMP
18 21 (0.44%) GPEN
18 21 (0.44%) MCSA
19 20 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 358 (7.46%) QA
2 59 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 58 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 58 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.50%) SLA
5 23 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.33%) COBIT
6 16 (0.33%) PMO
7 13 (0.27%) MiFID
8 6 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.13%) ISO27002
8 6 (0.13%) SSAE 16
9 4 (0.083%) GCP
9 4 (0.083%) SDET
10 3 (0.063%) ISO 14000
10 3 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.063%) JTAG
10 3 (0.063%) NEBOSH
10 3 (0.063%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.042%) FISMA
System Software
1 141 (2.94%) Docker
2 128 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 78 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (0.73%) HDFS
6 26 (0.54%) Apache Flume
7 24 (0.50%) Hyper-V
8 20 (0.42%) vSphere
9 15 (0.31%) iptables
10 13 (0.27%) XenApp
11 11 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 10 (0.21%) VMware ESX
13 9 (0.19%) Ceph
13 9 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
14 8 (0.17%) OpenSSH
14 8 (0.17%) Varnish
15 7 (0.15%) Firmware
15 7 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 115 (2.40%) Ansible
2 105 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 88 (1.83%) Puppet
4 38 (0.79%) Kibana
5 37 (0.77%) logstash
6 31 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 25 (0.52%) Nagios
7 25 (0.52%) SCCM
8 22 (0.46%) Backup Exec
9 21 (0.44%) Salt
10 19 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 17 (0.35%) Opsview
12 15 (0.31%) Mesos
13 14 (0.29%) Graphite
13 14 (0.29%) Nessus
14 13 (0.27%) Nmap
15 12 (0.25%) AirWatch
15 12 (0.25%) CSIRT
15 12 (0.25%) Terraform
16 11 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 580 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 473 (9.86%) Oracle
3 172 (3.59%) Google
4 131 (2.73%) Cisco
5 105 (2.19%) VMware
6 104 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 94 (1.96%) Tableau
8 90 (1.88%) SAP
9 61 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 56 (1.17%) Sybase
11 51 (1.06%) Zend
12 47 (0.98%) IBM
13 44 (0.92%) Apple
14 43 (0.90%) Splunk
15 41 (0.85%) Citrix
16 37 (0.77%) CheckPoint
17 36 (0.75%) HP
18 33 (0.69%) EMC
19 31 (0.65%) Avaya
20 30 (0.63%) Palo Alto
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £47,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
KPRS
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + excellent Benefits pac
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DoE
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday