Computer Science Degree Jobs in the South East

Computer Science Degree
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 92 107 103
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 398 493 607
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.07% 3.21% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.60% 8.24% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 333 260 363
10th Percentile £32,600 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £34,875 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,630 5,981 5,744
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 35.69% 38.95% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,022 2,682 2,987
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £51,175 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.59% -2.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the South East

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the South East.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in the South East

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the South East over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the South East

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 27 February 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
Thames Valley -23 166 £65,000 +18.18% 43
Berkshire -2 115 £75,000 +25.00% 28
Hampshire +34 93 £57,500 +43.75% 22
Surrey +44 55 £60,000 - 18
West Sussex +38 44 £64,000 -20.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +13 36 £40,000 -42.86% 6
Kent +16 18 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Oxfordshire -37 15 £52,500 +23.53% 9
East Sussex +28 13 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Sussex - 4 £51,250 - 1
Computer Science Degree
England

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East 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 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (0.75%) CMS
1 3 (0.75%) IIS
2 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.25%) CICS
3 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (2.01%) Simulink
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.26%) NetSuite
2 8 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (15.83%) Azure
2 62 (15.58%) AWS
3 21 (5.28%) GCP
4 18 (4.52%) SaaS
4 18 (4.52%) Serverless
5 17 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (4.02%) Amazon S3
7 14 (3.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 14 (3.52%) Microsoft 365
8 13 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (3.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (3.02%) CloudFront
9 12 (3.02%) Route 53
10 7 (1.76%) Power Platform
10 7 (1.76%) Snowflake
11 6 (1.51%) Azure Sentinel
12 5 (1.26%) IaaS
13 4 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.28%) Firewall
2 17 (4.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.76%) Network Security
5 9 (2.26%) SSL
5 9 (2.26%) VPN
5 9 (2.26%) Wireless
6 8 (2.01%) HTTP
7 7 (1.76%) LAN
7 7 (1.76%) WAN
8 6 (1.51%) BGP
8 6 (1.51%) IPsec
8 6 (1.51%) OSPF
9 5 (1.26%) DNS
9 5 (1.26%) NGFW
9 5 (1.26%) VLAN
10 2 (0.50%) DHCP
10 2 (0.50%) Modbus
10 2 (0.50%) RS-485
10 2 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (17.34%) NoSQL
2 61 (15.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.77%) MySQL
3 15 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.52%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.01%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.76%) Power BI
8 4 (1.01%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.01%) Redis
9 3 (0.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.75%) Impala
9 3 (0.75%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (0.75%) OLAP
9 3 (0.75%) Spark SQL
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.50%) DynamoDB
10 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 80 (20.10%) Git
2 33 (8.29%) Subversion
3 19 (4.77%) CMake
4 11 (2.76%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.26%) GitLab
5 5 (1.26%) JIRA
6 4 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.50%) ERwin
7 2 (0.50%) GDB
7 2 (0.50%) NUnit
8 1 (0.25%) Babel
8 1 (0.25%) Selenium
8 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 118 (29.65%) Social Skills
2 32 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.04%) Military
3 31 (7.79%) Finance
4 26 (6.53%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.52%) Electronics
6 14 (3.52%) Public Sector
7 13 (3.27%) Marketing
8 12 (3.02%) Aerospace
9 11 (2.76%) Aviation
9 11 (2.76%) Games
10 10 (2.51%) Legal
11 8 (2.01%) Retail
12 7 (1.76%) Publishing
12 7 (1.76%) Telecoms
13 6 (1.51%) Tech for Good
14 5 (1.26%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (1.26%) Wearables
15 3 (0.75%) Banking
15 3 (0.75%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 123 (30.90%) Developer
2 86 (21.61%) Software Engineer
3 80 (20.10%) Senior
4 75 (18.84%) Software Developer
5 45 (11.31%) Lead
6 39 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 37 (9.30%) Architect
8 36 (9.05%) Senior Developer
9 29 (7.29%) Senior Software Developer
10 26 (6.53%) Graduate
11 24 (6.03%) Lead Developer
11 24 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
12 20 (5.03%) Junior
12 20 (5.03%) Lead Software Developer
12 20 (5.03%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 20 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (4.52%) Graduate Developer
14 16 (4.02%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
15 15 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
15 15 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.87%) .NET
2 94 (23.62%) React
3 19 (4.77%) STL
4 18 (4.52%) MFC
4 18 (4.52%) Qt
4 18 (4.52%) XML
5 14 (3.52%) Node.js
6 13 (3.27%) AngularJS
6 13 (3.27%) HTML
6 13 (3.27%) Unreal Engine
7 12 (3.02%) CSS
8 11 (2.76%) Kafka
9 10 (2.51%) ASP.NET
9 10 (2.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 8 (2.01%) .NET Core
10 8 (2.01%) .NET Framework
10 8 (2.01%) React Native
11 7 (1.76%) REST
11 7 (1.76%) Vue
12 6 (1.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.81%) Algorithms
2 36 (9.05%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.77%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.52%) Product Ownership
5 16 (4.02%) IoT
6 15 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (3.02%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.76%) Cyber Threat
9 10 (2.51%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (2.26%) FMCG
11 7 (1.76%) CAN bus
12 6 (1.51%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.51%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.26%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (1.26%) Legacy Applications
13 5 (1.26%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 86 (21.61%) Windows
2 47 (11.81%) Linux
3 17 (4.27%) Android
4 14 (3.52%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.52%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.01%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) CentOS
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (98.99%) Computer Science
2 165 (41.46%) Agile
3 140 (35.18%) Software Engineering
4 124 (31.16%) Problem-Solving
5 95 (23.87%) Artificial Intelligence
6 90 (22.61%) DevOps
7 76 (19.10%) Propensity Modelling
8 74 (18.59%) Mathematics
9 51 (12.81%) Mentoring
10 50 (12.56%) CI/CD
11 46 (11.56%) Technical Leadership
12 39 (9.80%) Machine Learning
13 37 (9.30%) ERP
14 36 (9.05%) Roadmaps
15 34 (8.54%) Cybersecurity
16 32 (8.04%) OO
16 32 (8.04%) Test Automation
17 30 (7.54%) Multithreading
18 28 (7.04%) Configuration Management
19 27 (6.78%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 130 (32.66%) C#
2 120 (30.15%) JavaScript
2 120 (30.15%) Python
3 72 (18.09%) TypeScript
4 69 (17.34%) C++
5 51 (12.81%) SQL
6 45 (11.31%) C
7 43 (10.80%) Java
8 20 (5.03%) Go
9 16 (4.02%) Bash
10 10 (2.51%) R
11 7 (1.76%) PHP
12 5 (1.26%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.01%) Groovy
13 4 (1.01%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.01%) Scala
14 3 (0.75%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 2 (0.50%) AWK
15 2 (0.50%) Perl
15 2 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 398 (100.00%) Degree
2 53 (13.32%) Security Cleared
3 51 (12.81%) Master's Degree
4 45 (11.31%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.28%) AWS Certification
6 14 (3.52%) PhD
7 13 (3.27%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.02%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
8 12 (3.02%) CISSP
9 11 (2.76%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.51%) TOGAF Certification
12 5 (1.26%) CCIE
12 5 (1.26%) JNCIE
13 3 (0.75%) CCNA
13 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.50%) CCNP
14 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.25%) CISM
15 1 (0.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.29%) QA
2 10 (2.51%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.51%) GDPR
4 4 (1.01%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.75%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.50%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.50%) NIST
6 2 (0.50%) Software Quality Assurance
7 1 (0.25%) California Consumer Privacy Act
7 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.25%) DICOM
7 1 (0.25%) HL7
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) NIST 800
System Software
1 123 (30.90%) Docker
2 7 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.01%) Firmware
4 4 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.50%) Embedded Firmware
5 2 (0.50%) HDFS
5 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 110 (27.64%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.03%) Terraform
3 7 (1.76%) Ansible
4 2 (0.50%) Nagios
4 2 (0.50%) Netcool
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.25%) Nessus
5 1 (0.25%) Progress Chef
5 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.02%) Google
3 10 (2.51%) SAP
4 8 (2.01%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.01%) IFS
4 8 (2.01%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.76%) Apple
5 7 (1.76%) Oracle
6 6 (1.51%) VMware
7 4 (1.01%) CrowdStrike
7 4 (1.01%) Darktrace
8 3 (0.75%) Adobe
8 3 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (0.75%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.75%) Databricks
9 2 (0.50%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.50%) IBM
9 2 (0.50%) Informatica
9 2 (0.50%) LogicMonitor
9 2 (0.50%) ServiceNow