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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 36 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.62% 5.46% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% 11.46% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 7
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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
162 192 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 39.71% 47.64% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 159 163 115
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 20 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 38 (97.44%) Degree
2 23 (58.97%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) .NET
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
4 16 (41.03%) MVC
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 11 (28.21%) CSS
8 11 (28.21%) HTML
8 11 (28.21%) Java
9 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.64%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
10 9 (23.08%) C++
11 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
12 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
12 7 (17.95%) OO
13 6 (15.38%) Ajax
13 6 (15.38%) jQuery
13 6 (15.38%) WCF
13 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (12.82%) SDLC
14 5 (12.82%) Banking
14 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (12.82%) Physics
14 5 (12.82%) XML
15 4 (10.26%) Oracle

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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) Jadu
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) PPP
2 1 (2.56%) BGP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) IPsec
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) OSPF
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Graduate
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Architect
4 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Technical Architect
5 6 (15.38%) Junior
5 6 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Graduate C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (10.26%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 6 (15.38%) Ajax
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 6 (15.38%) WCF
6 5 (12.82%) XML
7 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) WinForms
8 3 (7.69%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.56%) JPA
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) Spring
9 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.82%) Physics
3 3 (7.69%) CESG
3 3 (7.69%) Life Science
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) MVC
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.95%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) OOP
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.56%) CQRS
8 1 (2.56%) High Availability
8 1 (2.56%) Line Management
8 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Java
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) C++
6 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Delphi
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (97.44%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) CISA
2 3 (7.69%) CISM
2 3 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
1 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Apple
2 2 (5.13%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
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