The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 3.64% 2.49% 2.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.78% 7.69% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Average salary £21,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Computer Science
North Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
180 130 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 46.75% 32.34% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 160 117 87
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Harrogate

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 24 (96.00%) C#
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) Degree
3 22 (88.00%) Java
4 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Games
6 11 (44.00%) J2EE
6 11 (44.00%) PHP
6 11 (44.00%) Ajax
6 11 (44.00%) Web Development
6 11 (44.00%) Java EE
6 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) Force.com
6 11 (44.00%) SaaS
6 11 (44.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) OO
8 4 (16.00%) Game Development
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (8.00%) Retail

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Force.com
1 11 (44.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Junior
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
1 24 (96.00%) Junior Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Web Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) Ajax
3 11 (44.00%) Java EE
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 11 (44.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) Web Development
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Game Development
4 4 (16.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
4 11 (44.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) VMware