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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.28% 3.34% 3.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.03% 10.14% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 21
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,870 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,750 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
266 148 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.56% 32.96% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 205 129 209
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
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 20 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (95.35%) Degree
2 28 (65.12%) Java
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (46.51%) UNIX
5 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
6 18 (41.86%) Linux
7 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
7 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (34.88%) OO
9 13 (30.23%) JIRA
10 11 (25.58%) TDD
10 11 (25.58%) Subversion
10 11 (25.58%) Web Services
11 9 (20.93%) OOP
11 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
11 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
11 9 (20.93%) Ruby
11 9 (20.93%) Maven
11 9 (20.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (18.60%) Selenium
12 8 (18.60%) Smartphone
12 8 (18.60%) Telematics
12 8 (18.60%) User Experience
13 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (16.28%) DevOps
13 7 (16.28%) Test Planning
13 7 (16.28%) RESTful
13 7 (16.28%) WebDriver
13 7 (16.28%) Puppet
13 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (11.63%) nginx
2 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.98%) JBoss
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) SNMP
2 5 (11.63%) VPN
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) VLAN
2 5 (11.63%) Network Security
2 5 (11.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
1 7 (16.28%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.23%) JIRA
3 11 (25.58%) Subversion
4 9 (20.93%) Maven
4 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
4 9 (20.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (18.60%) Selenium
6 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
6 7 (16.28%) WebDriver
7 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.30%) JUnit
8 3 (6.98%) Ant
8 3 (6.98%) Xcode
9 1 (2.33%) GDB
General
1 5 (11.63%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Graduate
3 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Tester
5 5 (11.63%) Junior
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Web Services
2 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) RESTful
4 6 (13.95%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) JSON
5 4 (9.30%) .NET
5 4 (9.30%) J2EE
5 4 (9.30%) JSP
5 4 (9.30%) OAuth2
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (9.30%) OAuth
6 3 (6.98%) CSS
6 3 (6.98%) Java EE
6 3 (6.98%) SOAP
6 3 (6.98%) XML
6 3 (6.98%) Swing
7 2 (4.65%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.65%) REST
8 1 (2.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Smartphone
1 8 (18.60%) Telematics
1 8 (18.60%) User Experience
2 7 (16.28%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.65%) Economics
4 2 (4.65%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.33%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Physics
5 1 (2.33%) RIA
5 1 (2.33%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) UNIX
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.63%) Mac OS
4 5 (11.63%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.30%) Android
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
2 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (34.88%) OO
4 11 (25.58%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) OOP
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (16.28%) DevOps
6 7 (16.28%) Test Planning
7 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.98%) CAD
9 3 (6.98%) CAE
10 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.65%) Project Management
10 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) Ruby
3 7 (16.28%) C
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) C#
5 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.30%) PHP
7 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) VC++
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 41 (95.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PhD
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Xen
1 5 (11.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Puppet
1 7 (16.28%) Vagrant
1 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.63%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Zend
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