The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 29 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 56 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.83% 10.26% 1.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 24.45% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 41 7
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +51.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
112 229 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 29.24% 41.94% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 107 190 152
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leicester region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 19 (79.17%) Finance
1 19 (79.17%) Web Development
2 18 (75.00%) PKI
2 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (75.00%) Android
2 18 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (75.00%) BlackBerry OS
2 18 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 18 (75.00%) Smartcard
2 18 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 18 (75.00%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) C++
2 18 (75.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) XML
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) LDAP
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) Informatics
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) C++ Developer
2 18 (75.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
1 18 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) PKI
1 18 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 18 (75.00%) Smartcard
1 18 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.50%) Informatics
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Android
1 18 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 18 (75.00%) BlackBerry OS
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Web Development
2 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (75.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) SEO
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) OOP
4 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
1 18 (75.00%) C++
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) CISA
2 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Planview
2 1 (4.17%) Zend
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