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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 136 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 44 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.29% 0.99% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 3.80% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 26
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,400 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1056 842 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.88% 26.05% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 855 614 706
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 79 (97.53%) Degree
2 35 (43.21%) Java
3 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (33.33%) SQL
5 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
6 25 (30.86%) Finance
7 24 (29.63%) HTML
8 21 (25.93%) C#
9 20 (24.69%) Oracle
10 18 (22.22%) .NET
10 18 (22.22%) CSS
10 18 (22.22%) Java EE
10 18 (22.22%) Spring
11 17 (20.99%) jQuery
11 17 (20.99%) Hibernate
12 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
13 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 14 (17.28%) Web Services
15 13 (16.05%) Ajax
15 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
15 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
16 12 (14.81%) SLA
16 12 (14.81%) Data Protection
16 12 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (14.81%) Web Design
16 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
16 12 (14.81%) HTML5
16 12 (14.81%) CSS3
16 12 (14.81%) CMS
16 12 (14.81%) Subversion

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (14.81%) CMS
2 11 (13.58%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Force.com
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
2 1 (1.23%) SSH
2 1 (1.23%) SMTP
2 1 (1.23%) DHCP
2 1 (1.23%) FTP
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (11.11%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) Redis
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Subversion
1 12 (14.81%) Maven
1 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (13.58%) JIRA
2 11 (13.58%) JUnit
3 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
4 4 (4.94%) Selenium
4 4 (4.94%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 2 (2.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) French Language
6 1 (1.23%) German Language
6 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Developer
2 17 (20.99%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Java Developer
4 12 (14.81%) Graduate
5 11 (13.58%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Junior
7 7 (8.64%) Help Desk Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Junior Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Technician
10 4 (4.94%) Junior Support Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Junior Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Trainee Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Tester
10 4 (4.94%) Programme Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) HTML
2 18 (22.22%) .NET
2 18 (22.22%) CSS
2 18 (22.22%) Spring
2 18 (22.22%) Java EE
3 17 (20.99%) Hibernate
3 17 (20.99%) jQuery
4 14 (17.28%) Web Services
5 13 (16.05%) Ajax
5 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
6 12 (14.81%) HTML5
6 12 (14.81%) CSS3
7 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
7 11 (13.58%) SOAP
8 6 (7.41%) J2EE
8 6 (7.41%) XML
8 6 (7.41%) XSD
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (3.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
2 11 (13.58%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.41%) Statistics
6 5 (6.17%) Physics
7 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
7 4 (4.94%) NHS
7 4 (4.94%) User Experience
8 2 (2.47%) LIMS
9 1 (1.23%) BBC
9 1 (1.23%) Economics
9 1 (1.23%) iSeries
9 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.23%) Open Source
9 1 (1.23%) Social Media
9 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
3 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
4 12 (14.81%) Web Design
4 12 (14.81%) Data Protection
4 12 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (13.58%) Change Control
5 11 (13.58%) Configuration Management
6 10 (12.35%) OOP
7 9 (11.11%) Scrum
8 7 (8.64%) CRM
8 7 (8.64%) ITIL
9 6 (7.41%) UML
9 6 (7.41%) OO
9 6 (7.41%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.17%) Project Management
10 5 (6.17%) SOA
11 4 (4.94%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.93%) C#
5 11 (13.58%) PL/SQL
6 10 (12.35%) C++
7 6 (7.41%) PHP
8 5 (6.17%) Python
9 2 (2.47%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.23%) PHP5
10 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.23%) VBScript
10 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (97.53%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
2 11 (13.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (8.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.58%) Hitachi
4 7 (8.64%) Dell
5 5 (6.17%) HP
5 5 (6.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) Zend
7 1 (1.23%) Tableau
7 1 (1.23%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.23%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.23%) Intel
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Icelolly Marketing Limited
Salary: Competitive salary, great working environment, flexible working
Posted: 17 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 pa depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago