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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 60 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.09% 7.63% 10.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.10% 20.94% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 75 66
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
246 363 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.31% 36.45% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 188 314 237
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,068 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,085 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
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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 +6 12 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Computer Science
East Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
4 18 (54.55%) C#
5 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
6 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
8 12 (36.36%) HTML
9 11 (33.33%) XML
10 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
11 9 (27.27%) Finance
11 9 (27.27%) Java
11 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
12 8 (24.24%) Web Development
12 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
13 7 (21.21%) Cyber Security
13 7 (21.21%) Smartcard
13 7 (21.21%) QA
14 6 (18.18%) Windows
14 6 (18.18%) Oracle
14 6 (18.18%) MVC
15 5 (15.15%) Xcode
15 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
15 5 (15.15%) Internet
15 5 (15.15%) Apple
15 5 (15.15%) C++
15 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.09%) Sage 200
1 3 (9.09%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.15%) Xcode
1 5 (15.15%) CocoaPods
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Sublime Text
2 1 (3.03%) PhpStorm
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) French Language
3 3 (9.09%) German Language
3 3 (9.09%) Italian Language
3 3 (9.09%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Graduate
4 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (15.15%) iOS Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Graduate Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Project Support Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Project Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Support Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) QA Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) AWS Developer
8 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 11 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (15.15%) RESTful
5 5 (15.15%) Core Animation
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) XSLT
6 4 (12.12%) DHTML
6 4 (12.12%) CSS
7 3 (9.09%) SOAP
7 3 (9.09%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.09%) WCF
7 3 (9.09%) WPF
7 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) REST
8 2 (6.06%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 7 (21.21%) Smartcard
3 5 (15.15%) Animation
3 5 (15.15%) iPhone
3 5 (15.15%) iPad
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 3 (9.09%) PKI
6 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Android
3 3 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Web Development
4 7 (21.21%) Cyber Security
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) iOS Development
6 5 (15.15%) Mobile Development
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Memory Management
6 5 (15.15%) API Integration
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
9 2 (6.06%) Service Management
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) C++
4 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Apple
4 3 (9.09%) Sage
5 2 (6.06%) Pegasus
6 1 (3.03%) VMware
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