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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.87% 3.39% 2.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 10.91% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 17
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
207 220 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.79% 31.12% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 173 191 149
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (86.27%) Degree
2 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 23 (45.10%) CSS
3 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (39.22%) SQL
5 19 (37.25%) HTML
6 18 (35.29%) Web Development
7 12 (23.53%) User Experience
8 11 (21.57%) jQuery
8 11 (21.57%) Java
8 11 (21.57%) Finance
9 10 (19.61%) Uniface
9 10 (19.61%) OO
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.61%) SDLC
10 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 9 (17.65%) Banking
11 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
11 8 (15.69%) Linux
11 8 (15.69%) C#
11 8 (15.69%) PHP
12 7 (13.73%) W3C
12 7 (13.73%) C++
12 7 (13.73%) .NET
12 7 (13.73%) MySQL
12 7 (13.73%) JIRA
12 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
12 7 (13.73%) Selenium
12 7 (13.73%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) LTE
3 3 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.84%) Power BI
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) JIRA
2 7 (13.73%) Selenium
3 6 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Axure RP
4 3 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (5.88%) GoogleTest
5 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.92%) JMeter
5 2 (3.92%) JUnit
5 2 (3.92%) TestNG
5 2 (3.92%) Xdebug
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (13.73%) CSS Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (13.73%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (13.73%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (13.73%) HTML Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
7 4 (7.84%) CRM Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Head of Architecture
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Designer
8 3 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) CSS
2 19 (37.25%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) jQuery
4 7 (13.73%) .NET
4 7 (13.73%) CSS3
4 7 (13.73%) HTML5
4 7 (13.73%) Sass
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
6 4 (7.84%) XML
7 3 (5.88%) Laravel
7 3 (5.88%) Symfony
8 2 (3.92%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (3.92%) LAMP
8 2 (3.92%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.92%) RESTful
9 1 (1.96%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) User Experience
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.73%) W3C
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 3 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.88%) Psychology
5 2 (3.92%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Web Development
3 10 (19.61%) OO
3 10 (19.61%) SDLC
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
5 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
5 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Project Management
6 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 4 (7.84%) Business Development
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL
7 4 (7.84%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Open Source
7 4 (7.84%) Process Management
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 20 (39.22%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) Java
4 10 (19.61%) Uniface
5 8 (15.69%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) PHP
6 7 (13.73%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) C
7 3 (5.88%) Fortran
7 3 (5.88%) Pascal
7 3 (5.88%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) Python
7 3 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (86.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) COBIT
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe
3 3 (5.88%) Google
3 3 (5.88%) Northgate
4 2 (3.92%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Cube Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago