Computer Science Degree Jobs in the UK excluding London

Computer Science Degree
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 136 198 176
Rank change year-on-year +62 -22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 1,192 1,132 1,485
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.24% 1.80% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.57% 5.34% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 894 610 760
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,625 £37,500 £33,169
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.35%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,755 21,216 20,649
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.66% 33.66% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10,216 8,613 9,687
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,067 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,700 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK 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 UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the UK excluding London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in the UK excluding London

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the UK excluding London

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in the UK excluding 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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 23 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
South East +9 393 £62,500 +19.05% 105
North of England +183 292 £50,000 - 85
Midlands +23 147 £53,250 +1.43% 73
North West +123 138 £50,000 - 49
Yorkshire +151 132 £55,875 +6.43% 29
East of England +26 112 £40,000 -11.11% 66
South West +53 110 £47,500 +7.95% 41
West Midlands +60 95 £50,000 -10.71% 45
Scotland -16 79 £57,500 +8.49% 31
East Midlands -26 51 £57,500 +27.78% 27
Wales +44 48 £42,500 -15.00% 15
North East +6 22 £52,500 +23.53% 9
Northern Ireland +20 10 £35,000 -17.65% 11
Isle of Man - 1 £36,000 - 2
Channel Islands - 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
UK

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding 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 18 (1.51%) Confluence
2 12 (1.01%) Jupyter
2 12 (1.01%) WordPress
3 8 (0.67%) Apache Spark
3 8 (0.67%) IIS
4 7 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.50%) CMS
6 5 (0.42%) Apache
6 5 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.42%) SAS
7 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Exchange
7 4 (0.34%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.25%) WildFly
9 2 (0.17%) Jetty
10 1 (0.084%) CICS
10 1 (0.084%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.084%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.67%) Simulink
3 4 (0.34%) Trello
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.17%) Mathcad
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.084%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.34%) NetSuite
2 9 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.67%) Shopify
4 4 (0.34%) Magento
5 3 (0.25%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.084%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.084%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 228 (19.13%) Azure
2 224 (18.79%) AWS
3 80 (6.71%) GCP
4 61 (5.12%) SaaS
5 49 (4.11%) GitHub
6 43 (3.61%) Azure DevOps
7 35 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
8 34 (2.85%) Power Platform
9 33 (2.77%) Amazon S3
9 33 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (2.52%) Serverless
11 28 (2.35%) Microsoft 365
12 24 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (1.26%) Route 53
16 13 (1.09%) IaaS
16 13 (1.09%) OpenShift
17 12 (1.01%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 57 (4.78%) Firewall
2 33 (2.77%) Network Security
3 26 (2.18%) WAN
4 25 (2.10%) LAN
5 21 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 19 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (1.51%) HTTP
7 18 (1.51%) VLAN
7 18 (1.51%) Wireless
8 17 (1.43%) DNS
8 17 (1.43%) VPN
9 15 (1.26%) OSPF
10 13 (1.09%) NAS
11 12 (1.01%) DHCP
11 12 (1.01%) MQTT
12 11 (0.92%) Internet
13 10 (0.84%) SSL
13 10 (0.84%) VoIP
14 9 (0.76%) BGP
14 9 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 95 (7.97%) NoSQL
3 92 (7.72%) MySQL
4 48 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
5 45 (3.78%) Amazon RDS
6 41 (3.44%) Big Data
7 36 (3.02%) Relational Database
8 35 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (2.68%) Power BI
10 17 (1.43%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.34%) MS Access
11 16 (1.34%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.09%) Redis
13 11 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (0.84%) Data Lake
15 8 (0.67%) Tableau
16 7 (0.59%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 218 (18.29%) Git
2 50 (4.19%) JIRA
3 46 (3.86%) Jenkins
4 35 (2.94%) Subversion
5 20 (1.68%) Maven
6 19 (1.59%) CMake
7 18 (1.51%) Visual Studio
8 16 (1.34%) Appium
9 14 (1.17%) IntelliJ
10 11 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.84%) LabVIEW
11 10 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
12 9 (0.76%) Selenium
13 8 (0.67%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.67%) GitLab
14 6 (0.50%) UI Automator
15 5 (0.42%) InstallShield
16 4 (0.34%) Gradle
16 4 (0.34%) NUnit
16 4 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 430 (36.07%) Social Skills
2 182 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
3 146 (12.25%) Finance
4 80 (6.71%) Manufacturing
5 69 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 62 (5.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 51 (4.28%) Electronics
7 51 (4.28%) Marketing
8 47 (3.94%) Games
9 34 (2.85%) Military
10 32 (2.68%) Public Sector
11 29 (2.43%) Organisational Skills
12 27 (2.27%) Legal
13 25 (2.10%) Retail
14 24 (2.01%) Aerospace
15 22 (1.85%) Law
16 19 (1.59%) Presentation Skills
17 16 (1.34%) Automotive
18 14 (1.17%) Tech for Good
19 13 (1.09%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 403 (33.81%) Developer
2 198 (16.61%) Senior
3 175 (14.68%) Software Engineer
4 125 (10.49%) Software Developer
5 113 (9.48%) Lead
6 105 (8.81%) Architect
7 101 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 72 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
9 66 (5.54%) Junior
10 65 (5.45%) Analyst
11 47 (3.94%) C++ Software Engineer
12 44 (3.69%) .NET Developer
13 43 (3.61%) Graduate
14 42 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
15 41 (3.44%) Enterprise Architect
15 41 (3.44%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
15 41 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
16 40 (3.36%) Lead Developer
17 39 (3.27%) Data Engineer
18 38 (3.19%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (16.11%) .NET
2 178 (14.93%) React
3 157 (13.17%) HTML
4 132 (11.07%) CSS
5 102 (8.56%) AngularJS
6 56 (4.70%) Vue
7 49 (4.11%) .NET Framework
8 40 (3.36%) Node.js
9 38 (3.19%) .NET Core
10 35 (2.94%) ASP.NET
11 34 (2.85%) HTML5
11 34 (2.85%) REST
12 32 (2.68%) XML
13 30 (2.52%) RESTful
14 29 (2.43%) Unreal Engine
15 26 (2.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 23 (1.93%) Spring
17 22 (1.85%) jQuery
17 22 (1.85%) React Native
18 21 (1.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.64%) Algorithms
2 94 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 78 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
4 47 (3.94%) Product Ownership
5 34 (2.85%) Data Centre
6 30 (2.52%) Data Structures
7 27 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.18%) IoT
9 25 (2.10%) Cyberattack
9 25 (2.10%) Smartphone
10 24 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.85%) Distributed Systems
11 22 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
12 21 (1.76%) Cloud Native
12 21 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
13 20 (1.68%) Life Science
14 19 (1.59%) Onboarding
15 16 (1.34%) Legacy Systems
15 16 (1.34%) Ray Tracing
15 16 (1.34%) SIMD
Operating Systems
1 168 (14.09%) Windows
2 147 (12.33%) Linux
3 54 (4.53%) Android
4 46 (3.86%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.85%) Mac OS
6 20 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.51%) Unix
8 10 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
9 8 (0.67%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.34%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.25%) CatOS
13 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) CentOS
14 2 (0.17%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.17%) VMS
15 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.084%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,162 (97.48%) Computer Science
2 492 (41.28%) Problem-Solving
3 369 (30.96%) Agile
4 351 (29.45%) Software Engineering
5 242 (20.30%) DevOps
6 230 (19.30%) Mathematics
7 162 (13.59%) Mentoring
8 151 (12.67%) Artificial Intelligence
9 120 (10.07%) Cybersecurity
10 102 (8.56%) Machine Learning
11 100 (8.39%) CI/CD
12 98 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 96 (8.05%) SDLC
14 87 (7.30%) Analytics
15 86 (7.21%) User Experience
16 83 (6.96%) Project Management
17 82 (6.88%) Test Automation
18 76 (6.38%) Propensity Modelling
19 75 (6.29%) Code Quality
19 75 (6.29%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 320 (26.85%) JavaScript
2 297 (24.92%) Python
3 266 (22.32%) SQL
4 264 (22.15%) C#
5 170 (14.26%) Java
6 137 (11.49%) TypeScript
7 108 (9.06%) C++
8 93 (7.80%) C
9 44 (3.69%) R
10 42 (3.52%) Bash
11 37 (3.10%) PHP
12 35 (2.94%) PowerShell
13 27 (2.27%) Go
14 23 (1.93%) Rust
15 14 (1.17%) Kotlin
16 11 (0.92%) Bicep
17 10 (0.84%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.76%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.76%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,192 (100.00%) Degree
2 127 (10.65%) Master's Degree
3 124 (10.40%) Security Cleared
4 78 (6.54%) SC Cleared
5 48 (4.03%) TOGAF Certification
6 42 (3.52%) AWS Certification
7 38 (3.19%) DV Cleared
8 34 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (2.77%) Azure Certification
10 25 (2.10%) CCNA
10 25 (2.10%) CCNP
11 22 (1.85%) CISSP
12 21 (1.76%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 21 (1.76%) PhD
13 20 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (1.51%) CompTIA Security+
15 15 (1.26%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
16 14 (1.17%) DBS Check
17 11 (0.92%) JNCIE
17 11 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (7.63%) QA
2 15 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.17%) SLA
4 12 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.84%) GDPR
6 5 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.34%) Accessibility
7 4 (0.34%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 4 (0.34%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.34%) NIST
7 4 (0.34%) RMADS
8 3 (0.25%) Software Quality Assurance
9 2 (0.17%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.17%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.17%) NCSC
10 1 (0.084%) ECSS
10 1 (0.084%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.084%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.084%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 216 (18.12%) Docker
2 41 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.34%) Firmware
5 7 (0.59%) KVM
5 7 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.17%) Embedded Firmware
8 2 (0.17%) HDFS
8 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.17%) vSphere
9 1 (0.084%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.084%) pfSense
9 1 (0.084%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 185 (15.52%) Kubernetes
2 41 (3.44%) Terraform
3 26 (2.18%) Ansible
4 8 (0.67%) Progress Chef
4 8 (0.67%) Puppet
5 6 (0.50%) Nessus
5 6 (0.50%) SCCM
6 5 (0.42%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.34%) vRealize
7 4 (0.34%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 3 (0.25%) Grafana
8 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (0.17%) Nagios
9 2 (0.17%) Netcool
9 2 (0.17%) Nmap
9 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 112 (9.40%) Microsoft
2 50 (4.19%) Google
3 42 (3.52%) Oracle
4 36 (3.02%) VMware
5 34 (2.85%) Cisco
6 30 (2.52%) SAP
7 16 (1.34%) ServiceNow
8 14 (1.17%) NVIDIA
9 13 (1.09%) Atlassian
9 13 (1.09%) F5
9 13 (1.09%) Salesforce
10 12 (1.01%) Apple
11 11 (0.92%) Juniper
12 10 (0.84%) IBM
13 9 (0.76%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.67%) IFS
15 6 (0.50%) Databricks
16 5 (0.42%) Adobe
16 5 (0.42%) Dynatrace
16 5 (0.42%) Splunk