Computer Science Jobs in London

Computer Science
England > London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London requiring Computer Science skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Computer Science over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 30 34 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1,554 2,185 5,758
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 6.27% 7.00% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 7.36% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 1,396 1,817
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £97,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £130,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

All Process and Methodology Skills
London

Computer Science falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 22,142 29,692 72,269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 89.35% 95.12% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16,050 21,866 34,403
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £116,250 £110,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in London

Computer Science
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in London

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in London over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

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 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +32 317 £80,000 -5.88% 53
South London 0 23 £50,000 -17.76% 5
West London -36 23 £64,000 -2.21% 36
East London +16 10 £74,500 +35.45% 28
North London -4 2 £76,250 +8.93% 4
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (4.31%) Microsoft Exchange
2 62 (3.99%) Apache Spark
3 45 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 36 (2.32%) CMS
5 32 (2.06%) Apache
6 25 (1.61%) Apache Airflow
7 20 (1.29%) Confluence
8 11 (0.71%) Jupyter
8 11 (0.71%) SAS
9 10 (0.64%) IIS
10 6 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.26%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.26%) WordPress
12 2 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.13%) Drupal
12 2 (0.13%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.13%) Luigi
12 2 (0.13%) Moodle
13 1 (0.064%) DataSynapse
13 1 (0.064%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 37 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.64%) SPSS
5 9 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.19%) Sketch
9 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.13%) Zeplin
10 1 (0.064%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.064%) InVision
10 1 (0.064%) Trello
10 1 (0.064%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 33 (2.12%) SDL Web 8
2 17 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.84%) Ripple
4 5 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.32%) Endur
4 5 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.13%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.064%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.064%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.064%) Primavera
6 1 (0.064%) Raiser’s Edge
6 1 (0.064%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.064%) Ripple XRP
6 1 (0.064%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.064%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 392 (25.23%) Azure
2 391 (25.16%) AWS
3 146 (9.40%) GCP
4 131 (8.43%) Microsoft 365
5 127 (8.17%) Power Platform
6 70 (4.50%) SaaS
7 58 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
8 47 (3.02%) Serverless
9 45 (2.90%) PowerApps
10 34 (2.19%) Power Automate
11 31 (1.99%) Azure DevOps
12 30 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
12 30 (1.93%) GitHub
13 25 (1.61%) WhatsApp
14 24 (1.54%) Amazon S3
15 20 (1.29%) IaaS
15 20 (1.29%) PaaS
16 18 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 18 (1.16%) NuGet
17 17 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.05%) WAN
2 59 (3.80%) Wireless
3 56 (3.60%) Network Security
4 51 (3.28%) WebEx
5 50 (3.22%) Cisco IOS
5 50 (3.22%) SD-WAN
6 36 (2.32%) TCP/IP
7 31 (1.99%) Firewall
8 24 (1.54%) Internet
9 23 (1.48%) VPN
10 18 (1.16%) DNS
11 15 (0.97%) HTTP
11 15 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (0.90%) LAN
13 9 (0.58%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.51%) BGP
14 8 (0.51%) DHCP
15 7 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
16 4 (0.26%) SAN
16 4 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 113 (7.27%) Power BI
3 62 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
4 61 (3.93%) Big Data
4 61 (3.93%) Relational Database
5 60 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (3.54%) MySQL
7 53 (3.41%) Redis
8 51 (3.28%) Tableau
9 45 (2.90%) NoSQL
10 34 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 31 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 24 (1.54%) Data Lake
12 24 (1.54%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (1.09%) Apache Hive
16 16 (1.03%) Amazon QuickSight
17 13 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 163 (10.49%) Git
2 75 (4.83%) JIRA
3 58 (3.73%) GitLab
4 41 (2.64%) Moq
5 37 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 36 (2.32%) TeamCity
7 35 (2.25%) NUnit
7 35 (2.25%) Visual Studio
8 29 (1.87%) Burp Suite
8 29 (1.87%) Metasploit
9 21 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (1.35%) Sourcetree
10 19 (1.22%) SpecFlow
11 18 (1.16%) git-flow
12 12 (0.77%) JUnit
13 8 (0.51%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.51%) CircleCI
13 8 (0.51%) CMake
13 8 (0.51%) MSTest
14 7 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 793 (51.03%) Social Skills
2 421 (27.09%) Finance
3 376 (24.20%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (6.56%) Marketing
5 94 (6.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 77 (4.95%) Banking
7 62 (3.99%) Legal
8 59 (3.80%) Public Sector
9 57 (3.67%) Retail
10 54 (3.47%) Law
11 53 (3.41%) Presentation Skills
12 43 (2.77%) Front Office
13 38 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 37 (2.38%) Manufacturing
15 34 (2.19%) Games
16 31 (1.99%) Telecoms
17 29 (1.87%) Electronics
17 29 (1.87%) Financial Institution
18 23 (1.48%) Back Office
19 21 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 416 (26.77%) Developer
2 306 (19.69%) Senior
3 162 (10.42%) Lead
4 142 (9.14%) Analyst
5 136 (8.75%) Software Engineer
6 123 (7.92%) Senior Developer
7 112 (7.21%) Architect
8 64 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
9 61 (3.93%) C# Developer
10 59 (3.80%) IT Support
11 56 (3.60%) .NET Developer
12 53 (3.41%) Support Specialist
13 52 (3.35%) IT Support Specialist
14 51 (3.28%) Data Scientist
14 51 (3.28%) Java Developer
15 50 (3.22%) Senior Software Engineer
16 48 (3.09%) Software Developer
17 46 (2.96%) Data Engineer
18 40 (2.57%) Python Developer
19 32 (2.06%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (15.44%) .NET
2 162 (10.42%) CSS
2 162 (10.42%) HTML
3 136 (8.75%) React
4 89 (5.73%) ASP.NET
5 72 (4.63%) Web Services
6 67 (4.31%) .NET Framework
6 67 (4.31%) RESTful
7 65 (4.18%) AngularJS
8 61 (3.93%) jQuery
9 58 (3.73%) Kafka
10 56 (3.60%) REST
11 54 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (3.47%) XML
12 52 (3.35%) Spring
13 51 (3.28%) Entity Framework
14 50 (3.22%) SOAP
15 44 (2.83%) HTML5
16 39 (2.51%) Node.js
17 38 (2.45%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 152 (9.78%) Algorithms
2 142 (9.14%) Management Information System
3 99 (6.37%) Data Structures
4 87 (5.60%) Client/Server
5 83 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
6 65 (4.18%) Onboarding
7 63 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
8 53 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
9 50 (3.22%) Wiki
10 45 (2.90%) Hedge funds
11 44 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 37 (2.38%) Blockchain
13 36 (2.32%) Life Science
13 36 (2.32%) Product Ownership
14 35 (2.25%) Virtual Team
15 33 (2.12%) Distributed Systems
15 33 (2.12%) Legacy Code
16 31 (1.99%) IoT
16 31 (1.99%) Mobile App
17 30 (1.93%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 163 (10.49%) Windows
2 137 (8.82%) Linux
3 65 (4.18%) Android
4 57 (3.67%) Windows 10
5 36 (2.32%) Windows Server
6 29 (1.87%) Kali Linux
7 21 (1.35%) Unix
8 17 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 15 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
11 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.19%) CentOS
14 1 (0.064%) Debian
14 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.064%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (36.74%) Problem-Solving
2 404 (26.00%) Agile
3 399 (25.68%) Software Engineering
4 230 (14.80%) Mathematics
5 226 (14.54%) Machine Learning
6 220 (14.16%) Analytics
6 220 (14.16%) Data Science
7 180 (11.58%) Statistics
8 169 (10.88%) DevOps
9 167 (10.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 159 (10.23%) Mentoring
11 152 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
12 137 (8.82%) Data Modelling
13 135 (8.69%) CI/CD
14 132 (8.49%) Cybersecurity
15 129 (8.30%) Full Stack Development
16 128 (8.24%) Data Analysis
17 125 (8.04%) Visualisation
18 122 (7.85%) Roadmaps
19 111 (7.14%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 458 (29.47%) Python
2 415 (26.71%) SQL
3 322 (20.72%) C#
4 249 (16.02%) JavaScript
5 221 (14.22%) Java
6 85 (5.47%) TypeScript
7 83 (5.34%) C++
8 61 (3.93%) R
9 59 (3.80%) PowerShell
10 55 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 49 (3.15%) C
12 36 (2.32%) PHP
13 35 (2.25%) Scala
14 33 (2.12%) Go
15 29 (1.87%) Kotlin
16 25 (1.61%) Rust
16 25 (1.61%) XPath
17 20 (1.29%) MATLAB
18 19 (1.22%) VBA
19 18 (1.16%) Bash
Qualifications
1 1,377 (88.61%) Degree
2 797 (51.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 368 (23.68%) Master's Degree
4 95 (6.11%) PhD
5 71 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 70 (4.50%) CISSP
7 57 (3.67%) CISM
8 55 (3.54%) Security Cleared
9 47 (3.02%) SC Cleared
10 33 (2.12%) Azure Certification
11 26 (1.67%) CISA
11 26 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (1.61%) AWS Certification
13 18 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
13 18 (1.16%) PMI Certification
14 14 (0.90%) CREST Certified
15 13 (0.84%) PMP
16 12 (0.77%) GIAC
17 11 (0.71%) MCSE
18 10 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.02%) QA
2 51 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 36 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (2.25%) GDPR
5 24 (1.54%) NIST
6 21 (1.35%) Accessibility
7 15 (0.97%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.39%) COBIT
8 6 (0.39%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.39%) SLA
9 5 (0.32%) GRC
10 4 (0.26%) Good Clinical Practice
10 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.26%) SOC 2
10 4 (0.26%) Software Quality Assurance
11 3 (0.19%) California Consumer Privacy Act
11 3 (0.19%) CDISC
11 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 133 (8.56%) Docker
2 87 (5.60%) Active Directory
3 54 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
4 50 (3.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 50 (3.22%) XenApp
4 50 (3.22%) XenDesktop
5 27 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (0.45%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.39%) HDFS
9 5 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.26%) KVM
11 3 (0.19%) Firmware
12 2 (0.13%) Embedded Firmware
12 2 (0.13%) LXC
13 1 (0.064%) NFS
13 1 (0.064%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.064%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 1 (0.064%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.064%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (6.11%) Kubernetes
2 76 (4.89%) Terraform
3 52 (3.35%) SCCM
4 50 (3.22%) AirWatch
5 25 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
6 24 (1.54%) Ansible
7 9 (0.58%) Grafana
8 7 (0.45%) CASB
8 7 (0.45%) QRadar
8 7 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.39%) CloudHub
9 6 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (0.39%) Kubeflow
10 5 (0.32%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.26%) Argo
11 4 (0.26%) DatAdvantage
11 4 (0.26%) Progress Chef
12 3 (0.19%) Nessus
12 3 (0.19%) Nmap
12 3 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 303 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.21%) Google
3 76 (4.89%) Cisco
4 52 (3.35%) Citrix
5 40 (2.57%) Oracle
6 30 (1.93%) Adobe
7 25 (1.61%) Databricks
7 25 (1.61%) SAP
8 18 (1.16%) Cognizant
9 17 (1.09%) Splunk
9 17 (1.09%) VMware
10 11 (0.71%) Salesforce
11 10 (0.64%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.58%) Apple
12 9 (0.58%) OpenAI
13 8 (0.51%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.51%) MuleSoft
14 7 (0.45%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.45%) Kenna
14 7 (0.45%) Rapid7