The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 31 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.18% 5.17% 5.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.83% 17.93% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 35
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 145 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.16% 28.83% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 117 125 149
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
South Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (100.00%) Degree
2 28 (60.87%) MySQL
3 22 (47.83%) PHP
4 21 (45.65%) Zend
5 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.78%) Java
5 16 (34.78%) Finance
6 15 (32.61%) Magento
7 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
8 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 12 (26.09%) Scrum
9 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
9 10 (21.74%) CSS
9 10 (21.74%) HTML
9 10 (21.74%) Spring
10 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) OO
11 8 (17.39%) Internet
11 8 (17.39%) Open Source
11 8 (17.39%) JPA
12 7 (15.22%) MySQL Certification
12 7 (15.22%) Web Development
12 7 (15.22%) SQL
12 7 (15.22%) MVC
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.04%) WinForms
13 6 (13.04%) T-SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Maven
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.22%) PHP Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior PHP Developer
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Programmer
4 6 (13.04%) Web Programmer
4 6 (13.04%) C# Application Developer
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Applications Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Programmer
4 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) HTML
1 10 (21.74%) CSS
1 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
1 10 (21.74%) Spring
2 8 (17.39%) JPA
3 6 (13.04%) YUI
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (13.04%) Spring MVC
3 6 (13.04%) WCF
3 6 (13.04%) WPF
3 6 (13.04%) WF
3 6 (13.04%) Silverlight
3 6 (13.04%) WinForms
3 6 (13.04%) Web Services
3 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.70%) J2EE
4 4 (8.70%) J2SE
5 3 (6.52%) LAMP
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Open Source
2 6 (13.04%) RIA
3 2 (4.35%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.39%) OO
6 7 (15.22%) MVC
6 7 (15.22%) Web Development
7 6 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (10.87%) TDD
9 2 (4.35%) Stress Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.35%) Product Management
9 2 (4.35%) Android Development
9 2 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.17%) BDD
10 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.17%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) PHP
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 6 (13.04%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.17%) PHP5
7 1 (2.17%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL Certification
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Zend
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
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