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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 27 30
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.79% 2.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.55% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £24,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.07%
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
11 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.21% 17.46% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 32
Average salary £28,625 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.12% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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