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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 47 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.75% 8.27% 3.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.36% 22.07% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +85.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
110 213 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 27.50% 37.50% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 102 179 147
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (77.27%) C#
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
1 17 (77.27%) Web Development
2 16 (72.73%) PKI
2 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 16 (72.73%) Android
2 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 16 (72.73%) BlackBerry OS
2 16 (72.73%) Cyber Security
2 16 (72.73%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) XML
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) LDAP
2 16 (72.73%) Smartcard
2 16 (72.73%) Blackberry
2 16 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) Informatics
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Software Developer
2 16 (72.73%) C++ Developer
2 16 (72.73%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Smartcard
1 16 (72.73%) Blackberry
1 16 (72.73%) PKI
1 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Informatics
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Android
1 16 (72.73%) Apple iOS
1 16 (72.73%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
1 17 (77.27%) Web Development
2 16 (72.73%) Cyber Security
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) SEO
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Santander
Posted: 25 days ago