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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 45 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.52% 2.02% 2.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.64% 6.73% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 11
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
218 223 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.59% 30.01% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 195 168 167
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 27 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 61 (85.92%) Degree
2 41 (57.75%) Finance
3 36 (50.70%) Uniface
3 36 (50.70%) SDLC
4 35 (49.30%) JIRA
5 23 (32.39%) SQL
5 23 (32.39%) Technical Analysis
6 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
7 15 (21.13%) Oracle
8 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.49%) MySQL
8 11 (15.49%) User Experience
9 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.68%) Java
10 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
11 8 (11.27%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (11.27%) Linux
11 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
11 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (11.27%) ETL
12 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.86%) CSS
12 7 (9.86%) Data Protection
12 7 (9.86%) ANSI SQL
13 6 (8.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (8.45%) Digital Media
13 6 (8.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 6 (8.45%) Axure RP
13 6 (8.45%) Banking

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (8.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.41%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Firewall
1 3 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.41%) LAN
2 1 (1.41%) WAN
2 1 (1.41%) VPN
2 1 (1.41%) IPsec
2 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) MySQL
3 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) HBase
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (49.30%) JIRA
2 6 (8.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (8.45%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) WebSpeed
General
1 41 (57.75%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
1 29 (40.85%) Analyst
2 23 (32.39%) Product Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.45%) UX Designer
6 6 (8.45%) Designer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Designer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior UX Designer
7 4 (5.63%) Business Solution Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Business Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Graduate
8 3 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) CSS
2 6 (8.45%) HTML
3 3 (4.23%) .NET
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.82%) jQuery
4 2 (2.82%) JPA
4 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.82%) Spring
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.41%) REST
5 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.41%) JSON
5 1 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) User Experience
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.45%) Psychology
4 6 (8.45%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.82%) Physics
6 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) SDLC
2 23 (32.39%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.27%) ETL
4 8 (11.27%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (9.86%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.45%) Industrial Design
7 4 (5.63%) ERP
7 4 (5.63%) ITIL
7 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.63%) Process Management
7 4 (5.63%) MVC
7 4 (5.63%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (4.23%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Scrum
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security
8 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) Uniface
2 23 (32.39%) SQL
3 9 (12.68%) Java
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.86%) ANSI SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) C++
6 3 (4.23%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) Fortran
7 2 (2.82%) Pascal
7 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 2 (2.82%) C
7 2 (2.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (85.92%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (7.04%) PMP
2 5 (7.04%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.63%) ACCA
3 4 (5.63%) CIMA
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) HDFS
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Nagios
1 1 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) Adobe
4 5 (7.04%) SAP
5 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 4 (5.63%) Hyperion
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) VMware
6 3 (4.23%) Websense
7 2 (2.82%) Northgate
8 1 (1.41%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.41%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.41%) BT
8 1 (1.41%) Progress
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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