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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 54 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.82% 1.68% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 4.82% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 8
Average salary £30,000 £30,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £51,250
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
231 166 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.05% 34.95% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 165 133 150
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (94.74%) Degree
2 22 (57.89%) Java
3 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) Web Services
5 13 (34.21%) UNIX
5 13 (34.21%) JIRA
6 12 (31.58%) HTML
7 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 10 (26.32%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
8 10 (26.32%) User Experience
9 9 (23.68%) MySQL
9 9 (23.68%) Ruby
9 9 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.05%) Telematics
10 8 (21.05%) Smartphone
10 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 8 (21.05%) Linux
11 7 (18.42%) Spring
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle
12 6 (15.79%) C
12 6 (15.79%) Finance
12 6 (15.79%) SNMP
12 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
13 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
13 5 (13.16%) Magento
13 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (13.16%) iOS Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (13.16%) nginx
2 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SNMP
2 5 (13.16%) VPN
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) DHCP
2 5 (13.16%) VLAN
2 5 (13.16%) Network Security
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) JIRA
2 9 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
4 5 (13.16%) Maven
5 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.89%) Ant
6 3 (7.89%) Xcode
7 1 (2.63%) GDB
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Graduate
4 5 (13.16%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 4 (10.53%) Magento Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.89%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Trainee
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Web Services
2 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 7 (18.42%) Spring
6 4 (10.53%) Spring MVC
6 4 (10.53%) JPA
6 4 (10.53%) YUI
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (7.89%) J2SE
7 3 (7.89%) SOAP
7 3 (7.89%) Swing
7 3 (7.89%) J2EE
7 3 (7.89%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) Java EE
8 2 (5.26%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) iOS SDK
8 2 (5.26%) REST
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) User Experience
2 8 (21.05%) Telematics
2 8 (21.05%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.53%) RIA
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Economics
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) UNIX
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
4 5 (13.16%) Mac OS
5 4 (10.53%) Android
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum
3 5 (13.16%) MVC
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) CAD
6 2 (5.26%) CAE
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) Ruby
4 6 (15.79%) C
5 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.16%) C#
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 4 (10.53%) C++
6 4 (10.53%) SQL
7 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 36 (94.74%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) KVM
1 5 (13.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) Zend
3 3 (7.89%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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