Digital, IT and Telecommunications, including Computer Science

Careers in the sector

Jobs where degree in Information Systems would be useful include:

Typical employers

Examples of employers in the not-for-profit and public sectors include:

  • local and central government
  • secondary, further and higher education
  • the NHS
  • charities
  • the media

Recruiters in the private sector include:

  • IT consultancy firms
  • software houses
  • IT service providers
  • telecom companies

Postgraduate study

Job and information sources

Additional resources and advice

Professional bodies

Careers in Computer Science

Careers in the sector

  • Applications Developer
  • Games Developer
  • Information Systems Manager
  • IT Consultant
  • IT Technical Support Officer
  • Multimedia Programmer
  • Network Engineer
  • Researcher
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Web Developer

Careers where a computer science degree would be useful

  • Business Analyst
  • Freelancing
  • IT sales consultant
  • IT trainer
  • Project Manager
  • Self-employment
  • Technical Author

Postgraduate study

Job and information sources

Websites

Professional bodies