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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 28 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 66 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.33% 9.55% 2.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.64% 24.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 65 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
268 275 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.88% 39.80% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 234 258 187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +1 23 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Lutterworth - 19 £45,000 -
Loughborough -2 4 £30,500 +60.52%
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 108 (83.72%) .NET
2 103 (79.84%) XML
3 102 (79.07%) Software Engineering
4 95 (73.64%) Mathematics
5 77 (59.69%) JavaScript
6 75 (58.14%) HTML
7 71 (55.04%) Finance
8 68 (52.71%) SQL
9 67 (51.94%) Smartcard
10 65 (50.39%) Cyber Security
11 63 (48.84%) XSLT
12 59 (45.74%) C#
13 57 (44.19%) Web Development
14 56 (43.41%) DHTML
15 50 (38.76%) SQL Server
16 42 (32.56%) Oracle
16 42 (32.56%) Windows
17 41 (31.78%) C++
18 40 (31.01%) Degree
19 32 (24.81%) Java
20 26 (20.16%) LDAP
21 25 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (19.38%) Android
22 24 (18.60%) BlackBerry OS
22 24 (18.60%) Apple iOS
22 24 (18.60%) PKI
22 24 (18.60%) jQuery
22 24 (18.60%) Blackberry
23 21 (16.28%) WPF
24 19 (14.73%) XAML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 8 (6.20%) Apache
2 5 (3.88%) WordPress
3 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (0.78%) DNN
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.16%) LDAP
2 2 (1.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) BGP
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (38.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) MySQL
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) NUnit
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (55.04%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Multimedia
3 5 (3.88%) Law
3 5 (3.88%) Legal
3 5 (3.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 119 (92.25%) Developer
2 48 (37.21%) Web Developer
3 40 (31.01%) C++ Developer
4 39 (30.23%) C++ Software Developer
4 39 (30.23%) Software Developer
5 21 (16.28%) C# Developer
6 18 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 18 (13.95%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Graduate
8 6 (4.65%) Graduate Web Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Applications Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Systems Architect
9 5 (3.88%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Architect
10 4 (3.10%) Trainee
11 3 (2.33%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.33%) Trainee Developer
11 3 (2.33%) Trainee Web Developer
12 2 (1.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (83.72%) .NET
2 103 (79.84%) XML
3 75 (58.14%) HTML
4 63 (48.84%) XSLT
5 56 (43.41%) DHTML
6 24 (18.60%) jQuery
7 21 (16.28%) WPF
8 19 (14.73%) CSS
9 15 (11.63%) COM+
10 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET
11 8 (6.20%) HTML5
12 5 (3.88%) LINQ
12 5 (3.88%) Middleware
12 5 (3.88%) LINQ to SQL
13 4 (3.10%) Web Services
14 3 (2.33%) Spring
14 3 (2.33%) Hibernate
14 3 (2.33%) J2SE
14 3 (2.33%) J2EE
15 2 (1.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 95 (73.64%) Mathematics
2 67 (51.94%) Smartcard
3 24 (18.60%) PKI
3 24 (18.60%) Blackberry
4 15 (11.63%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.55%) Open Source
6 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.55%) FMCG
7 1 (0.78%) Informatics
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.56%) Windows
2 25 (19.38%) Android
3 24 (18.60%) BlackBerry OS
3 24 (18.60%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (79.07%) Software Engineering
2 65 (50.39%) Cyber Security
3 57 (44.19%) Web Development
4 25 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.40%) OO
6 6 (4.65%) Project Management
6 6 (4.65%) ERP
7 5 (3.88%) Data Management
7 5 (3.88%) TOGAF
7 5 (3.88%) Network Design
7 5 (3.88%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (3.88%) Migration
7 5 (3.88%) Data Protection
7 5 (3.88%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.88%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (3.10%) TDD
9 3 (2.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (1.55%) CRM
11 1 (0.78%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 77 (59.69%) JavaScript
2 68 (52.71%) SQL
3 59 (45.74%) C#
4 41 (31.78%) C++
5 32 (24.81%) Java
6 19 (14.73%) XAML
7 8 (6.20%) PHP
8 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.55%) Python
9 1 (0.78%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.78%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (31.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.78%) CCNP
2 1 (0.78%) ISEB
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.78%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (32.56%) Oracle
2 5 (3.88%) JD Edwards
2 5 (3.88%) SAP
3 4 (3.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.55%) Sun
5 1 (0.78%) Zend
5 1 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) Planview
5 1 (0.78%) Perforce
5 1 (0.78%) Sage
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
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