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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.20% 3.02% 5.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.78% 6.15% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 22
Median salary £41,000 £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
180 195 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.10% 49.12% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 151 155 131
Median salary £43,000 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.86% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 27 (93.10%) Degree
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) .NET
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.69%) CSS
7 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 6 (20.69%) OO
7 6 (20.69%) C
7 6 (20.69%) Web Development
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Logistics
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
8 5 (17.24%) MySQL
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle
8 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.24%) MVC
9 4 (13.79%) Firmware
9 4 (13.79%) Embedded C
9 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) PHP
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) WPF

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 2 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) Jadu
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.90%) Slack
3 1 (3.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) PPP
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (10.34%) French Language
1 3 (10.34%) German Language
1 3 (10.34%) Italian Language
1 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) C Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Embedded C Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Embedded Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Embedded Software Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Firmware Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Graduate
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.79%) WPF
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
6 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) REST
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
6 3 (10.34%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.90%) XML
8 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.69%) OO
1 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
1 6 (20.69%) Web Development
2 5 (17.24%) Logistics
2 5 (17.24%) MVC
3 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
4 3 (10.34%) MVVM
4 3 (10.34%) UML
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) C
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded C
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) Java
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.45%) Delphi
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) Telerik
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 60000-90000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago