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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 104 121 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -49
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 76 73 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.29% 1.97% 3.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.98% 6.20% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54 69 46
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1089 1177 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.74% 31.68% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 795 923 575
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 111 (99.11%) Degree
2 67 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 42 (37.50%) .NET
4 40 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 40 (35.71%) C#
5 37 (33.04%) SQL
6 30 (26.79%) ASP.NET
7 23 (20.54%) Java
8 22 (19.64%) ITIL
9 21 (18.75%) HTML
10 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
10 20 (17.86%) Oracle
11 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
12 18 (16.07%) Scrum
12 18 (16.07%) Retail
12 18 (16.07%) Mathematics
13 17 (15.18%) Windows
14 16 (14.29%) Finance
14 16 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 16 (14.29%) WinForms
15 15 (13.39%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
16 14 (12.50%) Multithreading
16 14 (12.50%) C++
17 13 (11.61%) XML
17 13 (11.61%) Mentoring
17 13 (11.61%) Software Architecture
18 12 (10.71%) SOA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 6 (5.36%) JBoss
2 4 (3.57%) Mule
2 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.57%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.68%) Confluence
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.89%) SAS
5 1 (0.89%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Office
2 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.89%) SPSS
3 1 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) Firewall
2 3 (2.68%) VPN
2 3 (2.68%) LAN
2 3 (2.68%) VoIP
2 3 (2.68%) WAN
2 3 (2.68%) Network Security
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) Wireless
4 1 (0.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.36%) SQLite
5 5 (4.46%) MySQL
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.68%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.57%) JIRA
3 3 (2.68%) Metasploit
3 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.89%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.89%) Selenium
5 1 (0.89%) JUnit
5 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.89%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Maven
General
1 18 (16.07%) Retail
2 16 (14.29%) Finance
3 12 (10.71%) Banking
4 11 (9.82%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.36%) Games
6 5 (4.46%) Legal
6 5 (4.46%) Marketing
6 5 (4.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (33.93%) Developer
2 24 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 19 (16.96%) Software Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Analyst
4 16 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 15 (13.39%) C# Software Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Graduate
7 10 (8.93%) Agile C# Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Project Manager
9 8 (7.14%) Tester
9 8 (7.14%) Programmer
9 8 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Architect
11 5 (4.46%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.50%) .NET
2 30 (26.79%) ASP.NET
3 21 (18.75%) HTML
4 16 (14.29%) WinForms
4 16 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (11.61%) XML
7 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (6.25%) HTML5
8 7 (6.25%) iOS SDK
8 7 (6.25%) Spring
9 6 (5.36%) Web Services
9 6 (5.36%) WCF
9 6 (5.36%) WPF
9 6 (5.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (4.46%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.46%) CSS
10 5 (4.46%) SOAP
11 4 (3.57%) J2EE
11 4 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Mathematics
2 15 (13.39%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (9.82%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
4 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.25%) N-Tier
6 6 (5.36%) NHS
7 5 (4.46%) Replication
7 5 (4.46%) Animation
7 5 (4.46%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.57%) Blog
8 4 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (2.68%) PMI
9 3 (2.68%) Statistics
9 3 (2.68%) CESG
9 3 (2.68%) Physics
9 3 (2.68%) Social Media
10 2 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.79%) User Experience
11 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.18%) Windows
2 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.14%) Android
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.68%) Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 22 (19.64%) ITIL
4 18 (16.07%) Scrum
5 14 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 14 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
6 13 (11.61%) Mentoring
6 13 (11.61%) Software Architecture
7 12 (10.71%) MVC
7 12 (10.71%) SOA
8 11 (9.82%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.82%) Resource Management
9 10 (8.93%) Migration
9 10 (8.93%) TDD
9 10 (8.93%) PRINCE2
9 10 (8.93%) SDLC
10 9 (8.04%) People Management
10 9 (8.04%) Information Security
11 8 (7.14%) OO
11 8 (7.14%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.71%) C#
2 37 (33.04%) SQL
3 23 (20.54%) Java
4 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (12.50%) C++
6 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.57%) PHP
7 4 (3.57%) Python
8 3 (2.68%) Ruby
9 2 (1.79%) VBA
9 2 (1.79%) R
9 2 (1.79%) C
10 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) Lua
10 1 (0.89%) PHP5
10 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 111 (99.11%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.79%) MCSE
3 2 (1.79%) CCNP
3 2 (1.79%) CCNA
3 2 (1.79%) ISEB
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.89%) PhD
4 1 (0.89%) CCSA
4 1 (0.89%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) HL7
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Nessus
1 3 (2.68%) Nmap
1 3 (2.68%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Oracle
2 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.36%) Apple
3 6 (5.36%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.46%) Citrix
5 4 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (1.79%) Acunetix
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.89%) hybris
7 1 (0.89%) Juniper
7 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.89%) Symantec
7 1 (0.89%) McAfee
7 1 (0.89%) ATG
7 1 (0.89%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Endeca
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe
7 1 (0.89%) HP
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: Yesterday
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Arla Foods UK plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Sandstone Technology
Salary: Attractive remuneration, dependent on experience and qualification
Posted: 24 days ago