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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 119 139 121
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 52 38 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.62% 1.09% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.73% 3.46% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 69
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,802 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.08% +3.47%
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
1099 1097 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.16% 31.41% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 766 801 1031
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 146 (88.48%) Degree
2 82 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (38.18%) .NET
4 54 (32.73%) SQL Server
5 52 (31.52%) C#
6 51 (30.91%) Microsoft
7 38 (23.03%) Windows
8 36 (21.82%) SQL
9 35 (21.21%) Migration
9 35 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (20.61%) MS Office
11 33 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 33 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 32 (19.39%) JavaScript
12 32 (19.39%) ISEB
12 32 (19.39%) SDLC
13 29 (17.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 29 (17.58%) XML
14 27 (16.36%) SOA
15 26 (15.76%) HTML
16 24 (14.55%) CRM
16 24 (14.55%) Software Architecture
17 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
17 23 (13.94%) Management Information System
18 22 (13.33%) CMS
18 22 (13.33%) Content Management
18 22 (13.33%) TDD
18 22 (13.33%) BDD
19 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (12.73%) Finance

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (13.33%) CMS
2 17 (10.30%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.06%) IIS
4 4 (2.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) Node.js
5 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Office
2 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
3 19 (11.52%) Acrobat
3 19 (11.52%) XMetaL
4 8 (4.85%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (4.85%) FrameMaker
4 8 (4.85%) Photoshop
4 8 (4.85%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.45%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (5.45%) Lorenzo
3 6 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) SSH
1 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.42%) Firewall
2 4 (2.42%) Kerberos
2 4 (2.42%) PuTTY
2 4 (2.42%) SSL
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (32.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.52%) Relational Database
3 16 (9.70%) MySQL
4 10 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.85%) Power BI
7 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.61%) Big Data
11 1 (0.61%) Firebird
11 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (7.88%) Subversion
1 13 (7.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.85%) Selenium
3 7 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.64%) JIRA
5 5 (3.03%) Maven
6 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.42%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.21%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.61%) RSpec
8 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (12.73%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.24%) Marketing
4 5 (3.03%) Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Games
5 3 (1.82%) Legal
6 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (16.97%) Architect
1 28 (16.97%) Developer
2 25 (15.15%) Analyst
2 25 (15.15%) Test Engineer
3 19 (11.52%) Author
3 19 (11.52%) Technical Author
3 19 (11.52%) Technical Engineer
3 19 (11.52%) Test Analyst
4 17 (10.30%) Software Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Technical Writer
6 15 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.09%) CRM Architect
6 15 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 13 (7.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (7.88%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (6.67%) Junior
9 10 (6.06%) Tester
10 8 (4.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (38.18%) .NET
2 33 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 29 (17.58%) XML
4 26 (15.76%) HTML
5 15 (9.09%) WCF
6 11 (6.67%) REST
7 10 (6.06%) CSS
8 9 (5.45%) .NET Framework
9 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.24%) RESTful
10 7 (4.24%) SOAP
11 6 (3.64%) JSON
12 5 (3.03%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.03%) Entity Framework
12 5 (3.03%) Silverlight
12 5 (3.03%) Spring
12 5 (3.03%) WPF
13 4 (2.42%) XSLT
14 3 (1.82%) Web Services
15 2 (1.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (13.94%) Management Information System
3 21 (12.73%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.45%) Data Extraction
5 9 (5.45%) NHS
6 7 (4.24%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.42%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.42%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.82%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.82%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.21%) Life Science
9 2 (1.21%) Statistics
10 1 (0.61%) Blog
10 1 (0.61%) CESG
10 1 (0.61%) Economics
10 1 (0.61%) Physics
10 1 (0.61%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.03%) Windows
2 19 (11.52%) Android
2 19 (11.52%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.64%) Linux
4 4 (2.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.21%) Migration
3 33 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 32 (19.39%) SDLC
5 27 (16.36%) SOA
6 24 (14.55%) CRM
6 24 (14.55%) Software Architecture
7 22 (13.33%) BDD
7 22 (13.33%) Content Management
7 22 (13.33%) TDD
8 21 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (12.73%) Service Delivery
9 20 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 19 (11.52%) Load Testing
10 19 (11.52%) Performance Testing
10 19 (11.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 19 (11.52%) System Integration Testing
11 16 (9.70%) ETL
11 16 (9.70%) Scrum
12 14 (8.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.52%) C#
2 36 (21.82%) SQL
3 32 (19.39%) JavaScript
4 20 (12.12%) Java
5 17 (10.30%) PHP
6 10 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.24%) C++
8 5 (3.03%) Python
8 5 (3.03%) Ruby
9 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 146 (88.48%) Degree
2 32 (19.39%) ISEB
3 29 (17.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (9.70%) Security Cleared
5 13 (7.88%) SC Cleared
6 10 (6.06%) ISTQB
6 10 (6.06%) MCTS
6 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (3.03%) HND
9 1 (0.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) QA
2 4 (2.42%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
1 1 (0.61%) KVM
1 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.03%) Nagios
2 4 (2.42%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.12%) Adobe
3 14 (8.48%) Perforce
4 9 (5.45%) Oracle
5 6 (3.64%) HP
6 5 (3.03%) SAP
6 5 (3.03%) Telerik
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) MapR
7 1 (0.61%) Symantec
7 1 (0.61%) Tableau
7 1 (0.61%) Twitter
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
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