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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 65 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 62 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.57% 6.66% 9.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.42% 17.46% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 62 60
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £32,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
203 355 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.92% 38.13% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 169 318 248
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,085 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 7 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Loughborough +5 2 £38,750 +21.09%
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (70.97%) Software Engineering
3 20 (64.52%) C#
4 18 (58.06%) XML
5 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
5 17 (54.84%) Mathematics
6 16 (51.61%) Degree
6 16 (51.61%) HTML
6 16 (51.61%) Finance
7 15 (48.39%) Smartcard
7 15 (48.39%) Cyber Security
8 14 (45.16%) Web Development
8 14 (45.16%) SQL
9 11 (35.48%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) C++
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle
11 8 (25.81%) DHTML
11 8 (25.81%) XSLT
11 8 (25.81%) Windows
12 7 (22.58%) LDAP
12 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
12 7 (22.58%) PKI
12 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
12 7 (22.58%) BlackBerry OS
12 7 (22.58%) Android
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
13 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
14 5 (16.13%) QA
14 5 (16.13%) WPF

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Sage 200
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.68%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) LDAP
2 3 (9.68%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) PhpStorm
2 1 (3.23%) Sublime Text
2 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) German Language
4 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Web Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) C++ Developer
3 7 (22.58%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Graduate
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Graduate Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) XML
3 16 (51.61%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) DHTML
4 8 (25.81%) XSLT
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.13%) WPF
7 4 (12.90%) HTML5
7 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 3 (9.68%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.45%) MFC
10 1 (3.23%) J2EE
10 1 (3.23%) XHTML
10 1 (3.23%) SOAP
10 1 (3.23%) Web Services
10 1 (3.23%) LAMP
10 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Mathematics
2 15 (48.39%) Smartcard
3 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
3 7 (22.58%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
2 7 (22.58%) BlackBerry OS
2 7 (22.58%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Software Engineering
2 15 (48.39%) Cyber Security
3 14 (45.16%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) XAML
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Sage
4 2 (6.45%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
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