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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 153 110 130
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.95% 1.85% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.27% 5.73% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 29
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1101 855 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.91% 32.25% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 794 662 742
Average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 108 (95.58%) Degree
2 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (48.67%) C#
4 49 (43.36%) .NET
5 44 (38.94%) Java
6 41 (36.28%) Software Engineering
7 34 (30.09%) OO
8 25 (22.12%) Java EE
9 23 (20.35%) OOP
10 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET
10 22 (19.47%) JavaScript
10 22 (19.47%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (18.58%) Windows
11 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
11 21 (18.58%) Spring
12 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
13 18 (15.93%) Multithreading
13 18 (15.93%) Hibernate
14 17 (15.04%) SQL
15 16 (14.16%) HTML
16 15 (13.27%) C++
16 15 (13.27%) .NET Framework
17 14 (12.39%) WinForms
17 14 (12.39%) MVC
17 14 (12.39%) Finance
18 13 (11.50%) Scrum
18 13 (11.50%) XML
18 13 (11.50%) Python
18 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
18 13 (11.50%) SaaS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (4.42%) Node.js
1 5 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.54%) Apache
3 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.65%) CICS
3 3 (2.65%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.77%) CMS
4 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.88%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Magento
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) SaaS
2 8 (7.08%) Force.com
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) SAN
2 3 (2.65%) HTTP
3 2 (1.77%) SSH
3 2 (1.77%) DNS
3 2 (1.77%) LAN
3 2 (1.77%) SMTP
3 2 (1.77%) DHCP
3 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.77%) FTP
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.62%) MySQL
3 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.65%) Redis
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.96%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.19%) Subversion
4 6 (5.31%) Automake
4 6 (5.31%) Hudson
5 5 (4.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (3.54%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.65%) JUnit
7 3 (2.65%) Selenium
7 3 (2.65%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.65%) Maven
7 3 (2.65%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.88%) JIRA
8 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (12.39%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Games
3 5 (4.42%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Advertising
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) French Language
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (49.56%) Developer
2 32 (28.32%) Software Engineer
3 25 (22.12%) Graduate
4 19 (16.81%) C# Developer
5 18 (15.93%) Graduate Developer
6 17 (15.04%) Java Developer
7 13 (11.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (10.62%) Software Developer
9 11 (9.73%) Junior
10 9 (7.96%) Junior Developer
11 8 (7.08%) Junior C# Developer
11 8 (7.08%) Junior Java Developer
12 7 (6.19%) .NET Developer
13 6 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (5.31%) Build Engineer
14 5 (4.42%) Tester
14 5 (4.42%) Analyst
14 5 (4.42%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 5 (4.42%) C# Software Engineer
14 5 (4.42%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.36%) .NET
2 25 (22.12%) Java EE
3 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET
4 21 (18.58%) Spring
5 18 (15.93%) Hibernate
6 16 (14.16%) HTML
7 15 (13.27%) .NET Framework
8 14 (12.39%) WinForms
9 13 (11.50%) XML
10 11 (9.73%) J2EE
10 11 (9.73%) jQuery
11 10 (8.85%) Web Services
11 10 (8.85%) CSS
12 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (6.19%) WCF
13 7 (6.19%) WPF
14 6 (5.31%) REST
14 6 (5.31%) Silverlight
15 5 (4.42%) XSD
15 5 (4.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
2 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.73%) NHS
4 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
5 9 (7.96%) Open Source
6 8 (7.08%) DTV
7 6 (5.31%) Social Media
7 6 (5.31%) Digital Media
8 5 (4.42%) Physics
9 4 (3.54%) Statistics
10 3 (2.65%) W3C
10 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.65%) User Experience
11 2 (1.77%) iSeries
12 1 (0.88%) BBC
12 1 (0.88%) CMDB
12 1 (0.88%) Economics
12 1 (0.88%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Linux
3 5 (4.42%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.54%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.54%) Android
5 3 (2.65%) Solaris
5 3 (2.65%) zOS
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.28%) Software Engineering
3 34 (30.09%) OO
4 23 (20.35%) OOP
5 18 (15.93%) Multithreading
6 14 (12.39%) MVC
7 13 (11.50%) Scrum
8 12 (10.62%) TDD
9 8 (7.08%) User Stories
9 8 (7.08%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.08%) Kanban
9 8 (7.08%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.19%) CRM
10 7 (6.19%) DSDM
10 7 (6.19%) Project Management
10 7 (6.19%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.19%) Game Development
11 5 (4.42%) ITIL
11 5 (4.42%) UML
Programming Languages
1 55 (48.67%) C#
2 44 (38.94%) Java
3 22 (19.47%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.04%) SQL
5 15 (13.27%) C++
6 13 (11.50%) Python
7 10 (8.85%) Perl
7 10 (8.85%) PHP
8 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.31%) C
9 5 (4.42%) VB
10 4 (3.54%) Scala
10 4 (3.54%) Ruby
11 3 (2.65%) COBOL
11 3 (2.65%) Groovy
12 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.77%) VBScript
13 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 108 (95.58%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) HND
3 4 (3.54%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.54%) ISEB
4 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) MySQL Certification
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
6 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
1 1 (0.88%) SCOM
1 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) HP
3 5 (4.42%) Zend
4 4 (3.54%) Typemock
4 4 (3.54%) Red Gate
4 4 (3.54%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.65%) Cisco
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.65%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (1.77%) Intel
6 2 (1.77%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) NetApp
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexi-Cash
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago