The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 126 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 58 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.58% 2.27% 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.75% 9.34% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 55
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
859 621 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.43% 24.27% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 652 433 530
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,342 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 128 (96.97%) Degree
2 65 (49.24%) C#
3 63 (47.73%) .NET
4 50 (37.88%) OO
5 46 (34.85%) Java
6 39 (29.55%) Software Engineering
7 33 (25.00%) Java EE
8 26 (19.70%) OOP
9 24 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 24 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET
10 23 (17.42%) Multithreading
11 22 (16.67%) Spring
11 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 22 (16.67%) SaaS
12 20 (15.15%) MySQL
12 20 (15.15%) JavaScript
12 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (15.15%) WinForms
13 19 (14.39%) PHP
13 19 (14.39%) Windows
13 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
14 17 (12.88%) Zend
15 16 (12.12%) Finance
15 16 (12.12%) J2EE
16 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
16 15 (11.36%) Games
16 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
16 15 (11.36%) Force.com
16 15 (11.36%) Open Source

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (3.79%) Node.js
1 5 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.27%) Apache
2 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.27%) CICS
2 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.27%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.52%) IIS
3 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Magento
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.67%) SaaS
2 15 (11.36%) Force.com
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) DHCP
1 3 (2.27%) HTTP
1 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.27%) DNS
2 2 (1.52%) LAN
2 2 (1.52%) SMTP
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.52%) SSH
2 2 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.15%) MySQL
3 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.27%) Redis
8 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.55%) Subversion
4 6 (4.55%) Hudson
4 6 (4.55%) Automake
5 4 (3.03%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.27%) Maven
6 3 (2.27%) JUnit
7 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Games
3 4 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (1.52%) Marketing
4 2 (1.52%) Legal
4 2 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) French Language
5 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (59.09%) Developer
2 30 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 29 (21.97%) Software Engineer
4 27 (20.45%) Graduate
5 25 (18.94%) Java Developer
6 22 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
7 19 (14.39%) Junior
8 17 (12.88%) Junior Developer
9 15 (11.36%) Junior C# Developer
9 15 (11.36%) Junior Java Developer
10 14 (10.61%) .NET Developer
11 13 (9.85%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (7.58%) Software Developer
12 10 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (7.58%) Magento Developer
13 8 (6.06%) PHP Developer
13 8 (6.06%) Tester
13 8 (6.06%) Senior Developer
14 7 (5.30%) Senior PHP Developer
15 6 (4.55%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (47.73%) .NET
2 33 (25.00%) Java EE
3 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET
4 22 (16.67%) Spring
5 20 (15.15%) WinForms
6 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
7 16 (12.12%) J2EE
8 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
9 14 (10.61%) HTML
9 14 (10.61%) XML
10 13 (9.85%) WCF
11 12 (9.09%) Web Services
12 11 (8.33%) WPF
12 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (7.58%) Silverlight
13 10 (7.58%) jQuery
14 9 (6.82%) CSS
15 6 (4.55%) REST
16 4 (3.03%) XSD
16 4 (3.03%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.36%) Open Source
3 12 (9.09%) NHS
4 11 (8.33%) DTV
5 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.55%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.79%) Social Media
8 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.27%) W3C
9 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.27%) Physics
10 2 (1.52%) iSeries
11 1 (0.76%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.76%) CMDB
11 1 (0.76%) Statistics
11 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Windows
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
3 6 (4.55%) Android
3 6 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 6 (4.55%) UNIX
4 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.27%) zOS
5 3 (2.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Fedora
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) OO
2 39 (29.55%) Software Engineering
3 26 (19.70%) OOP
4 23 (17.42%) Multithreading
5 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.36%) Game Development
7 14 (10.61%) MVC
7 14 (10.61%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.09%) Scrum
9 10 (7.58%) TDD
9 10 (7.58%) Performance Testing
10 8 (6.06%) Web Development
10 8 (6.06%) User Stories
10 8 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.06%) DSDM
11 7 (5.30%) Kanban
12 6 (4.55%) Load Testing
12 6 (4.55%) DevOps
12 6 (4.55%) Agile Testing
12 6 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 65 (49.24%) C#
2 46 (34.85%) Java
3 20 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.39%) PHP
5 14 (10.61%) SQL
6 11 (8.33%) C++
7 9 (6.82%) Perl
7 9 (6.82%) Python
8 6 (4.55%) C
8 6 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.79%) VB
10 4 (3.03%) Scala
10 4 (3.03%) Ruby
11 3 (2.27%) Groovy
11 3 (2.27%) COBOL
12 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.76%) VBScript
12 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 128 (96.97%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) ISEB
3 8 (6.06%) MySQL Certification
4 6 (4.55%) HND
4 6 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) MCP
8 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
1 1 (0.76%) SCOM
1 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.76%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.88%) Zend
3 4 (3.03%) Typemock
3 4 (3.03%) Red Gate
4 3 (2.27%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (1.52%) HP
5 2 (1.52%) Intel
6 1 (0.76%) NetApp
6 1 (0.76%) IBM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.76%) Akamai
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