The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.56% 1.32% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 5.56% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £39,500 £24,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.58% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.44% 23.84% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 25
Average salary £35,853 £26,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.89% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,571 £41,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Halifax

Computer Science
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Halifax
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago