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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 136 132 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 44 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.23% 1.28% 1.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.11% 4.58% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 29
Average salary £32,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
1071 874 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.85% 27.89% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 846 684 693
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 26 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leeds

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 94 (96.91%) Degree
2 44 (45.36%) Java
3 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (38.14%) C#
5 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
6 31 (31.96%) .NET
7 28 (28.87%) HTML
7 28 (28.87%) SQL
8 25 (25.77%) Java EE
9 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
10 23 (23.71%) Spring
11 21 (21.65%) Hibernate
11 21 (21.65%) Finance
12 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
13 19 (19.59%) CSS
13 19 (19.59%) Web Services
13 19 (19.59%) jQuery
14 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
14 17 (17.53%) Oracle
15 16 (16.49%) Windows
16 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
17 14 (14.43%) OO
18 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
18 13 (13.40%) JUnit
18 13 (13.40%) Ajax
18 13 (13.40%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
19 12 (12.37%) Maven
19 12 (12.37%) Data Protection

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (11.34%) CMS
2 10 (10.31%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.12%) Apache
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) CICS
4 3 (3.09%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.06%) Node.js
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.03%) SAS
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
2 4 (4.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) SAN
2 2 (2.06%) SSH
2 2 (2.06%) SMTP
2 2 (2.06%) DHCP
2 2 (2.06%) FTP
2 2 (2.06%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.31%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (9.28%) MySQL
5 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.06%) Redis
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) JUnit
2 12 (12.37%) Maven
2 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.34%) Subversion
4 10 (10.31%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (10.31%) JIRA
5 9 (9.28%) Visual Studio
6 6 (6.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.09%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.09%) Selenium
8 3 (3.09%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.06%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Games
2 4 (4.12%) Marketing
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Legal
3 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) French Language
4 1 (1.03%) German Language
4 1 (1.03%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Developer
2 19 (19.59%) Software Engineer
3 17 (17.53%) Graduate
4 16 (16.49%) Analyst
4 16 (16.49%) Java Developer
5 13 (13.40%) Junior
6 10 (10.31%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Junior Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Technician
9 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Java Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior C# Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.96%) .NET
2 28 (28.87%) HTML
3 25 (25.77%) Java EE
4 23 (23.71%) Spring
5 21 (21.65%) Hibernate
6 19 (19.59%) CSS
6 19 (19.59%) Web Services
6 19 (19.59%) jQuery
7 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
8 13 (13.40%) Ajax
9 11 (11.34%) HTML5
9 11 (11.34%) XML
9 11 (11.34%) CSS3
10 10 (10.31%) AngularJS
10 10 (10.31%) SOAP
11 8 (8.25%) J2EE
11 8 (8.25%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.19%) XSD
13 4 (4.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (4.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.37%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.22%) NHS
5 6 (6.19%) Statistics
6 5 (5.15%) Physics
7 3 (3.09%) User Experience
7 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.09%) Social Media
7 3 (3.09%) W3C
7 3 (3.09%) DTV
8 2 (2.06%) iSeries
9 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.03%) Open Source
9 1 (1.03%) LIMS
9 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.03%) BBC
9 1 (1.03%) Economics
9 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Linux
3 5 (5.15%) UNIX
4 3 (3.09%) zOS
4 3 (3.09%) Solaris
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
3 14 (14.43%) OO
4 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.37%) Data Protection
6 11 (11.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (11.34%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.34%) OOP
6 11 (11.34%) Web Design
7 10 (10.31%) Scrum
7 10 (10.31%) Change Control
8 8 (8.25%) Multithreading
8 8 (8.25%) ITIL
9 7 (7.22%) CRM
9 7 (7.22%) Project Management
9 7 (7.22%) MVC
10 6 (6.19%) TDD
10 6 (6.19%) UML
11 5 (5.15%) DSDM
11 5 (5.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) Java
2 37 (38.14%) C#
3 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.87%) SQL
5 10 (10.31%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.31%) C++
6 8 (8.25%) Python
7 6 (6.19%) PHP
8 5 (5.15%) VB
9 4 (4.12%) Perl
10 3 (3.09%) COBOL
10 3 (3.09%) Scala
10 3 (3.09%) Groovy
10 3 (3.09%) Ruby
11 1 (1.03%) PHP5
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (96.91%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (1.03%) MCP
3 1 (1.03%) PhD
3 1 (1.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) SLA
2 10 (10.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle
3 10 (10.31%) Hitachi
4 7 (7.22%) Dell
5 5 (5.15%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.15%) HP
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) Typemock
7 2 (2.06%) Red Gate
7 2 (2.06%) Intel
7 2 (2.06%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.03%) LexisNexis
8 1 (1.03%) Tableau
8 1 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.03%) Zend
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco
8 1 (1.03%) Adobe
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rawdon, Leeds LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £30,000pa depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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