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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.18% 2.76% 3.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.40% 8.05% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 18
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
121 149 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 33.70% 34.25% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 127 172
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 25 (96.15%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) CISA
2 9 (34.62%) CISM
2 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
2 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) CESG
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
2 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
3 8 (30.77%) Life Science
3 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) C
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (15.38%) Image Processing
7 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (15.38%) WPF
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
7 4 (15.38%) Firmware
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) French Language
2 3 (11.54%) German Language
2 3 (11.54%) Italian Language
2 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Information Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Security Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Firmware Developer
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) WPF
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) WCF
4 2 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) LINQ
5 1 (3.85%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) CESG
2 8 (30.77%) Life Science
3 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
1 9 (34.62%) Information Security
1 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Image Processing
3 4 (15.38%) Logistics
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.54%) MVVM
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) V-Model
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) CISA
2 9 (34.62%) CISM
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik
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