The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 122 114 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -51
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 48 71 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.47% 1.95% 3.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.02% 6.56% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 57
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
957 1083 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.24% 29.70% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 679 909 608
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Leeds

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 87 (100.00%) Degree
2 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (39.08%) .NET
4 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
4 31 (35.63%) Software Engineering
5 30 (34.48%) C#
6 27 (31.03%) SQL
7 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET
8 22 (25.29%) Java
9 20 (22.99%) Retail
10 19 (21.84%) Finance
11 18 (20.69%) HTML
11 18 (20.69%) Mathematics
11 18 (20.69%) Software Architecture
12 17 (19.54%) Banking
12 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
12 17 (19.54%) Oracle
12 17 (19.54%) SOA
12 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
13 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
14 15 (17.24%) XML
15 14 (16.09%) Scrum
16 13 (14.94%) ITIL
16 13 (14.94%) C++
17 12 (13.79%) Windows
17 12 (13.79%) N-Tier
17 12 (13.79%) Stress Testing
18 11 (12.64%) Migration
18 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
18 11 (12.64%) Mentoring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) JBoss
2 4 (4.60%) Mule ESB
2 4 (4.60%) Mule
3 3 (3.45%) Confluence
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) SAS
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) LAN
1 3 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.60%) MySQL
4 4 (4.60%) SQLite
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.30%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
3 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (1.15%) Maven
5 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.15%) Selenium
5 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (22.99%) Retail
2 19 (21.84%) Finance
3 17 (19.54%) Banking
4 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.60%) Legal
5 4 (4.60%) Games
6 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Developer
2 16 (18.39%) Software Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Analyst
4 13 (14.94%) Tester
5 11 (12.64%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Programmer
6 10 (11.49%) Graduate
7 9 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.34%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Performance Tester
9 6 (6.90%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
9 6 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (6.90%) Graduate Programmer
9 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) DBA
11 4 (4.60%) Software Programmer
11 4 (4.60%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.08%) .NET
2 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.69%) HTML
4 15 (17.24%) XML
5 9 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (9.20%) WinForms
6 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
7 7 (8.05%) XSD
8 6 (6.90%) SOAP
8 6 (6.90%) Spring
9 5 (5.75%) HTML5
9 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.75%) J2EE
10 4 (4.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (4.60%) iOS SDK
10 4 (4.60%) Web Services
10 4 (4.60%) WCF
10 4 (4.60%) WPF
10 4 (4.60%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Mathematics
2 12 (13.79%) N-Tier
3 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.90%) Open Source
6 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.60%) Replication
8 3 (3.45%) Animation
8 3 (3.45%) Physics
8 3 (3.45%) NHS
8 3 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (3.45%) PMI
9 2 (2.30%) LIMS
9 2 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (2.30%) Statistics
10 1 (1.15%) Economics
10 1 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.15%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.15%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.90%) Android
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Software Engineering
3 18 (20.69%) Software Architecture
4 17 (19.54%) SOA
5 14 (16.09%) Scrum
6 13 (14.94%) ITIL
7 12 (13.79%) Stress Testing
8 11 (12.64%) Migration
8 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
8 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.20%) Concurrent Programming
9 8 (9.20%) TDD
9 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.20%) MVC
10 7 (8.05%) UML
11 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.90%) OO
11 6 (6.90%) Project Management
11 6 (6.90%) Business Development
12 5 (5.75%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) C#
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 22 (25.29%) Java
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.94%) C++
6 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.45%) Ruby
7 3 (3.45%) PHP
7 3 (3.45%) Python
8 2 (2.30%) R
9 1 (1.15%) PHP5
9 1 (1.15%) Lua
9 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.30%) ISEB
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) CCNP
3 2 (2.30%) CCNA
3 2 (2.30%) MCSE
3 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) CCSE
4 1 (1.15%) CCSA
4 1 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) HL7
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Oracle
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Xamarin
2 4 (4.60%) Apple
3 2 (2.30%) Citrix
4 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.15%) Symantec
4 1 (1.15%) McAfee
4 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco
4 1 (1.15%) VMware
4 1 (1.15%) HP
4 1 (1.15%) Juniper
4 1 (1.15%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.15%) Tableau
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