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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.14% 1.60% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.58% 5.04% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 22
Median salary £24,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
132 139 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.51% 31.74% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 94 115 177
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 5 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 32 (96.97%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 10 (30.30%) CISSP
5 10 (30.30%) CESG
5 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
5 10 (30.30%) CISA
5 10 (30.30%) CISM
5 10 (30.30%) Information Security
5 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (30.30%) Data Protection
5 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
6 9 (27.27%) Life Science
6 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
7 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.21%) Web Services
8 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
8 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
9 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.18%) Web Development
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
9 6 (18.18%) PHP

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 5 (15.15%) CMS
1 5 (15.15%) Drupal
1 5 (15.15%) IIS
1 5 (15.15%) Joomla!
1 5 (15.15%) SilverStripe
1 5 (15.15%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (15.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Power BI
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
1 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
1 5 (15.15%) Vagrant
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) French Language
2 2 (6.06%) German Language
2 2 (6.06%) Italian Language
2 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Information Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Information Security Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (15.15%) CRM Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Mobile Web Developer
5 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (21.21%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) Ajax
4 5 (15.15%) Behat
4 5 (15.15%) CSS3
4 5 (15.15%) Laravel
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) Symfony
4 5 (15.15%) WCF
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.06%) REST
5 2 (6.06%) SOAP
5 2 (6.06%) WPF
6 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) CESG
2 9 (27.27%) Life Science
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) CentOS
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
1 5 (15.15%) Mac OS
1 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Data Protection
2 10 (30.30%) Information Security
2 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 6 (18.18%) Web Development
6 5 (15.15%) Business Development
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) Case Management
6 5 (15.15%) CRM
6 5 (15.15%) DevOps
6 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) OO PHP
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) Logistics
9 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (96.97%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) CISA
2 10 (30.30%) CISM
2 10 (30.30%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (30.30%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VirtualBox
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
1 5 (15.15%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Rackspace
3 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds