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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 43 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.99% 2.20% 5.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.67% 8.43% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 10 27
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
208 166 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.97% 26.10% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 185 141 189
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 60 (86.96%) Degree
2 28 (40.58%) Finance
3 26 (37.68%) JIRA
4 24 (34.78%) SDLC
4 24 (34.78%) Uniface
5 21 (30.43%) SQL
5 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 16 (23.19%) Technical Analysis
7 15 (21.74%) MySQL
8 14 (20.29%) Java
8 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
10 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 12 (17.39%) HTML
10 12 (17.39%) CSS
11 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (15.94%) ETL
11 11 (15.94%) Oracle
11 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
12 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (14.49%) Linux
13 9 (13.04%) User Experience
14 8 (11.59%) Dimensional Modelling
14 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
14 8 (11.59%) MVC
15 7 (10.14%) ANSI SQL
16 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
16 6 (8.70%) Digital Media
16 6 (8.70%) Adobe
16 6 (8.70%) .NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
1 2 (2.90%) WordPress
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (5.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Firewall
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) IPsec
3 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.74%) MySQL
3 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) HBase
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) JIRA
2 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (5.80%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.35%) Selenium
4 3 (4.35%) JUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.45%) WebSpeed
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Analyst
3 16 (23.19%) Product Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.25%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Designer
7 5 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior UX Designer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Designer
8 4 (5.80%) UX Designer
9 3 (4.35%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Web Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Business Solution Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Business Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) HTML
1 12 (17.39%) CSS
2 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.80%) Web Services
3 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
3 4 (5.80%) Spring
3 4 (5.80%) jQuery
3 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.35%) JPA
4 3 (4.35%) REST
4 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.90%) Flash
5 2 (2.90%) CSS3
5 2 (2.90%) HTML5
6 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.04%) User Experience
4 6 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.80%) Physics
5 4 (5.80%) Psychology
6 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.90%) Animation
6 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Android
2 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) SDLC
2 16 (23.19%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (15.94%) ETL
4 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) MVC
5 8 (11.59%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (7.25%) Android Development
6 5 (7.25%) iOS Development
7 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.80%) Industrial Design
7 4 (5.80%) Regression Testing
7 4 (5.80%) ITIL
8 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.35%) ERP
8 3 (4.35%) Process Management
8 3 (4.35%) Information Security
8 3 (4.35%) Scrum
8 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Uniface
2 21 (30.43%) SQL
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.14%) ANSI SQL
6 6 (8.70%) C#
7 4 (5.80%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.90%) C
9 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (86.96%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.80%) PMP
2 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.35%) ACCA
3 3 (4.35%) CIMA
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) ISEB
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (1.45%) HDFS
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Nagios
1 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Adobe
4 3 (4.35%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.35%) Telerik
4 3 (4.35%) Websense
5 2 (2.90%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.45%) hybris
6 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.45%) BT
6 1 (1.45%) Progress
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago