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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 7 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.17% 1.77% 9.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.97% 5.79% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 40
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
185 121 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 47.56% 30.63% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 152 110 186
Average salary £43,917 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) Degree
2 19 (50.00%) .NET
3 18 (47.37%) C#
3 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
9 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
9 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
9 9 (23.68%) RESTful
9 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
9 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (21.05%) CSS3
10 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (21.05%) Web Development
10 8 (21.05%) WCF
10 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 8 (21.05%) IIS
11 7 (18.42%) CRM
12 6 (15.79%) CISA
12 6 (15.79%) CISM
12 6 (15.79%) Information Security
12 6 (15.79%) Risk Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) CMS
2 5 (13.16%) Drupal
2 5 (13.16%) Joomla!
2 5 (13.16%) SilverStripe
2 5 (13.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (13.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Power BI
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.16%) PHPUnit
1 5 (13.16%) Vagrant
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) CocoaPods
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Architect
5 6 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Information Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Mobile Web Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) CRM Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) Web Services
3 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
4 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
4 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (23.68%) RESTful
5 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) CSS3
5 8 (21.05%) WCF
6 6 (15.79%) Ajax
7 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.16%) Behat
7 5 (13.16%) Laravel
7 5 (13.16%) Symfony
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.63%) QuartzCore
8 1 (2.63%) REST
8 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) CESG
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) Life Science
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) iPhone
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Animation
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) CentOS
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Mac OS
1 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
2 9 (23.68%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
3 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.05%) Web Development
4 7 (18.42%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 6 (15.79%) Information Security
5 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.16%) Business Development
6 5 (13.16%) Case Management
6 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) OO
6 5 (13.16%) OO PHP
6 5 (13.16%) UML
7 4 (10.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) CISA
2 6 (15.79%) CISM
2 6 (15.79%) CISSP
3 3 (7.89%) APMP
3 3 (7.89%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.53%) TickIT
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
1 5 (13.16%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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