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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 82 144 99
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -45
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 102 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.89% 1.32% 1.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.49% 4.14% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 84 47 43
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,000 £53,200
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
1201 1185 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.05% 31.94% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 878 865 634
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 149 (94.90%) Degree
2 81 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (36.94%) .NET
4 53 (33.76%) C#
4 53 (33.76%) Software Engineering
5 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
6 48 (30.57%) Java
6 48 (30.57%) JavaScript
7 47 (29.94%) SQL
8 45 (28.66%) HTML
9 40 (25.48%) Oracle
10 38 (24.20%) ASP.NET
11 29 (18.47%) Microsoft
12 25 (15.92%) Mentoring
13 24 (15.29%) ITIL
13 24 (15.29%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (14.01%) Finance
14 22 (14.01%) Scrum
15 20 (12.74%) J2EE
15 20 (12.74%) SDLC
16 19 (12.10%) WinForms
16 19 (12.10%) Mathematics
17 17 (10.83%) .NET Framework
18 16 (10.19%) Web Services
18 16 (10.19%) Windows
19 15 (9.55%) Marketing
19 15 (9.55%) Multithreading
19 15 (9.55%) AngularJS
19 15 (9.55%) Concurrent Programming
19 15 (9.55%) Relational Database

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (7.01%) WebSphere
1 11 (7.01%) Mule
1 11 (7.01%) Mule ESB
2 9 (5.73%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.18%) JBoss
3 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.55%) CMS
5 2 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) MS Office
2 7 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.46%) Acrobat
2 7 (4.46%) XMetaL
3 4 (2.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (1.27%) RoboHelp
4 2 (1.27%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.64%) SPSS
5 1 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.10%) Firewall
2 7 (4.46%) VPN
2 7 (4.46%) VoIP
3 6 (3.82%) Network Security
4 5 (3.18%) Wireless
5 3 (1.91%) Internet
6 2 (1.27%) WAN
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.64%) HTTP
7 1 (0.64%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.55%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.73%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.46%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.82%) SQLite
6 5 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.55%) MySQL
7 4 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.91%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Metasploit
2 6 (3.82%) Selenium
2 6 (3.82%) Subversion
3 3 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.91%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.64%) Maven
5 1 (0.64%) JIRA
5 1 (0.64%) Axure RP
General
1 22 (14.01%) Finance
2 15 (9.55%) Marketing
3 12 (7.64%) Retail
4 11 (7.01%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.37%) Banking
6 7 (4.46%) Back Office
6 7 (4.46%) Legal
6 7 (4.46%) Games
7 5 (3.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) Law
9 1 (0.64%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 61 (38.85%) Developer
2 31 (19.75%) Software Developer
3 20 (12.74%) Graduate
4 18 (11.46%) Software Engineer
5 17 (10.83%) C# Developer
5 17 (10.83%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (10.19%) C# Software Engineer
6 16 (10.19%) Analyst
6 16 (10.19%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (7.64%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.01%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (7.01%) Junior
8 11 (7.01%) Consultant
8 11 (7.01%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (7.01%) Technical Leader
9 10 (6.37%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.73%) Java Consultant
10 9 (5.73%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.10%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (36.94%) .NET
2 45 (28.66%) HTML
3 38 (24.20%) ASP.NET
4 20 (12.74%) J2EE
5 19 (12.10%) WinForms
6 17 (10.83%) .NET Framework
7 16 (10.19%) Web Services
8 15 (9.55%) AngularJS
8 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (8.92%) XML
9 14 (8.92%) Spring
10 12 (7.64%) Hibernate
11 11 (7.01%) JBoss Seam
11 11 (7.01%) Middleware
12 10 (6.37%) jQuery
13 9 (5.73%) Ext JS
13 9 (5.73%) JSP
14 7 (4.46%) JNI
14 7 (4.46%) CSS
14 7 (4.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.29%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.10%) Mathematics
3 13 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.64%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.37%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.46%) CESG
7 6 (3.82%) Blog
8 5 (3.18%) Physics
8 5 (3.18%) Replication
8 5 (3.18%) NHS
8 5 (3.18%) Animation
9 4 (2.55%) User Experience
9 4 (2.55%) Social Media
9 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.55%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.91%) Statistics
11 2 (1.27%) RIA
11 2 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.19%) Windows
2 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.82%) Android
4 4 (2.55%) Linux
4 4 (2.55%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.76%) Software Engineering
3 25 (15.92%) Mentoring
4 24 (15.29%) ITIL
5 22 (14.01%) Scrum
6 20 (12.74%) SDLC
7 15 (9.55%) Concurrent Programming
7 15 (9.55%) Multithreading
8 14 (8.92%) MVC
8 14 (8.92%) OO
9 13 (8.28%) TDD
10 12 (7.64%) Service Delivery
10 12 (7.64%) ETL
11 11 (7.01%) OOD
11 11 (7.01%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (7.01%) Waterfall
12 10 (6.37%) Resource Management
13 9 (5.73%) Open Source
13 9 (5.73%) Software Architecture
13 9 (5.73%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.76%) C#
2 48 (30.57%) Java
2 48 (30.57%) JavaScript
3 47 (29.94%) SQL
4 14 (8.92%) C++
5 10 (6.37%) PHP
5 10 (6.37%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.91%) Python
7 2 (1.27%) Ruby
7 2 (1.27%) R
7 2 (1.27%) C
7 2 (1.27%) VBA
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.64%) Lua
8 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 149 (94.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.91%) ISEB
3 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) MCSE
4 1 (0.64%) PhD
4 1 (0.64%) CCNP
4 1 (0.64%) CCNA
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.64%) ACCA
4 1 (0.64%) CISA
4 1 (0.64%) CIMA
4 1 (0.64%) CCSA
4 1 (0.64%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) SLA
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (4.46%) Nessus
1 7 (4.46%) Nmap
1 7 (4.46%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (1.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (25.48%) Oracle
2 29 (18.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.01%) IBM
4 9 (5.73%) BEA
5 8 (5.10%) Adobe
5 8 (5.10%) Citrix
6 7 (4.46%) Google
7 6 (3.82%) Apple
7 6 (3.82%) Xamarin
8 5 (3.18%) Acunetix
8 5 (3.18%) Perforce
9 2 (1.27%) Endeca
9 2 (1.27%) ATG
9 2 (1.27%) hybris
10 1 (0.64%) Tableau
10 1 (0.64%) Juniper
10 1 (0.64%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.64%) McAfee
10 1 (0.64%) HP
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