The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 45 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.70% 3.67% 6.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.25% 12.68% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 40
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Computer Science
South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
295 142 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.34% 28.98% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 255 119 255
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Sheffield

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 56 (93.33%) Degree
2 38 (63.33%) Java
3 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (43.33%) Software Engineering
5 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (33.33%) Linux
7 17 (28.33%) UNIX
7 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
7 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (26.67%) TDD
8 16 (26.67%) Subversion
9 15 (25.00%) MySQL
9 15 (25.00%) OO
10 14 (23.33%) Eclipse
10 14 (23.33%) Spring
10 14 (23.33%) Maven
11 13 (21.67%) C++
11 13 (21.67%) OOP
12 12 (20.00%) C#
12 12 (20.00%) Scrum
12 12 (20.00%) RESTful
13 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
13 11 (18.33%) .NET
13 11 (18.33%) Windows
14 10 (16.67%) Web Services
14 10 (16.67%) C
14 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (16.67%) JIRA
15 9 (15.00%) JSON
15 9 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (8.33%) nginx
2 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.33%) Acrobat
1 2 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) SNMP
3 5 (8.33%) VPN
3 5 (8.33%) DNS
3 5 (8.33%) VLAN
3 5 (8.33%) Network Security
3 5 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (3.33%) Wireless
4 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) MySQL
2 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.67%) Big Data
4 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.67%) Subversion
3 14 (23.33%) Maven
3 14 (23.33%) Eclipse
4 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.67%) JIRA
6 9 (15.00%) JUnit
6 9 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (13.33%) Selenium
8 7 (11.67%) WebDriver
9 3 (5.00%) Xcode
9 3 (5.00%) Ant
10 2 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.67%) GDB
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Graduate
3 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Junior
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Performance Tester
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.00%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Server Technician
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (23.33%) Spring
3 12 (20.00%) RESTful
4 11 (18.33%) .NET
5 10 (16.67%) Web Services
6 9 (15.00%) J2EE
6 9 (15.00%) JSP
6 9 (15.00%) JSON
6 9 (15.00%) OAuth
6 9 (15.00%) OAuth2
7 8 (13.33%) HTML
8 6 (10.00%) CSS
9 5 (8.33%) Ajax
10 3 (5.00%) XML
10 3 (5.00%) Swing
10 3 (5.00%) SOAP
10 3 (5.00%) jQuery
10 3 (5.00%) Java EE
11 2 (3.33%) WinForms
11 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Smartphone
1 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 8 (13.33%) Telematics
2 7 (11.67%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) User Experience
4 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.67%) Graphic Design
4 4 (6.67%) Physics
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.00%) Open Source
5 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (3.33%) Economics
6 2 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) UNIX
3 11 (18.33%) Windows
4 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.67%) Android
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (26.67%) TDD
5 15 (25.00%) OO
6 13 (21.67%) OOP
7 12 (20.00%) Scrum
8 9 (15.00%) DevOps
9 7 (11.67%) Test Planning
9 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.33%) iOS Development
10 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.67%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.67%) ITIL
11 4 (6.67%) CAD
11 4 (6.67%) CAE
12 3 (5.00%) Security Testing
12 3 (5.00%) Web Development
12 3 (5.00%) MVC
13 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) C++
3 12 (20.00%) C#
4 10 (16.67%) C
5 8 (13.33%) PHP
6 7 (11.67%) SQL
6 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.00%) Ruby
8 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) VC++
10 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 56 (93.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
2 2 (3.33%) PhD
2 2 (3.33%) CISSP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) CISA
2 2 (3.33%) CISM
2 2 (3.33%) GCIH
2 2 (3.33%) CEH
2 2 (3.33%) GWAPT
2 2 (3.33%) GPEN
2 2 (3.33%) OSCP
2 2 (3.33%) OSCE
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Xen
1 5 (8.33%) KVM
2 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Puppet
1 7 (11.67%) Vagrant
1 7 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.33%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) Adobe
2 2 (3.33%) EMC
2 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (1.67%) Zend
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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