The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.49% 5.95% 6.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.52% 15.65% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 49 42
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,400 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Computer Science
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 345 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.10% 38.04% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 170 300 266
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leicestershire region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -5 8 £50,000 - 2
Loughborough +1 4 £46,250 +44.53%
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 37 (82.22%) .NET
1 37 (82.22%) Software Engineering
2 31 (68.89%) Mathematics
2 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (68.89%) XML
3 30 (66.67%) Smartcard
3 30 (66.67%) Finance
3 30 (66.67%) Cyber Security
4 29 (64.44%) C#
5 26 (57.78%) HTML
5 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
5 26 (57.78%) Web Development
6 18 (40.00%) DHTML
6 18 (40.00%) XSLT
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
8 15 (33.33%) Java
8 15 (33.33%) Degree
9 13 (28.89%) C++
9 13 (28.89%) Oracle
10 12 (26.67%) Windows
10 12 (26.67%) LDAP
10 12 (26.67%) Blackberry
10 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.67%) PKI
10 12 (26.67%) Android
10 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
10 12 (26.67%) BlackBerry OS
11 10 (22.22%) WPF
12 7 (15.56%) XAML
13 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.67%) Sage 200
1 3 (6.67%) Sage CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) LDAP
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.22%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Web Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Software Developer
4 12 (26.67%) C++ Developer
4 12 (26.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Graduate Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) XML
3 26 (57.78%) HTML
4 18 (40.00%) DHTML
4 18 (40.00%) XSLT
5 10 (22.22%) WPF
6 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.89%) CSS
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.67%) HTML5
8 3 (6.67%) Silverlight
8 3 (6.67%) WCF
9 2 (4.44%) jQuery
9 2 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.22%) Sass
10 1 (2.22%) Laravel
10 1 (2.22%) XHTML
10 1 (2.22%) LAMP
10 1 (2.22%) Ajax
10 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (68.89%) Mathematics
2 30 (66.67%) Smartcard
3 12 (26.67%) Blackberry
3 12 (26.67%) PKI
4 2 (4.44%) Informatics
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
1 12 (26.67%) Android
1 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
1 12 (26.67%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Software Engineering
2 30 (66.67%) Cyber Security
3 26 (57.78%) Web Development
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.67%) CRM
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.44%) ERP
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.44%) Analytics
8 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) C#
2 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Java
5 13 (28.89%) C++
6 7 (15.56%) XAML
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) CISSP
2 1 (2.22%) CISA
2 1 (2.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Sage
4 2 (4.44%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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