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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.25% 3.28% 3.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.74% 13.33% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 19
Median salary £51,250 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
190 180 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.65% 24.59% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 169 155 117
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,900 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,238 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) Degree
3 25 (48.08%) HTML
3 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
3 25 (48.08%) CSS
4 24 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 23 (44.23%) Web Development
6 22 (42.31%) PHP
7 20 (38.46%) Scrum
8 18 (34.62%) MVC
8 18 (34.62%) Symfony
9 17 (32.69%) TDD
9 17 (32.69%) Laravel
9 17 (32.69%) Linux
10 16 (30.77%) Kanban
10 16 (30.77%) Zend
10 16 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (28.85%) User Experience
12 14 (26.92%) OOP
13 13 (25.00%) Finance
14 10 (19.23%) Front End Development
15 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
15 9 (17.31%) MySQL
15 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
16 7 (13.46%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 7 (13.46%) CSS3
16 7 (13.46%) Sass
16 7 (13.46%) jQuery
16 7 (13.46%) HTML5
16 7 (13.46%) W3C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
1 6 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) IPsec
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) Power BI
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Axure RP
2 6 (11.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (7.69%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) JMeter
4 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.77%) Xdebug
5 2 (3.85%) GoogleTest
5 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (26.92%) PHP Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (13.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (13.46%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (13.46%) HTML Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Web Developer
7 6 (11.54%) CSS Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Designer
7 6 (11.54%) Graduate
7 6 (11.54%) UX Designer
8 5 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (7.69%) CRM Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Junior
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) CSS
1 25 (48.08%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) Symfony
3 17 (32.69%) Laravel
4 7 (13.46%) CSS3
4 7 (13.46%) HTML5
4 7 (13.46%) jQuery
4 7 (13.46%) Sass
5 6 (11.54%) .NET
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (7.69%) RESTful
7 3 (5.77%) LAMP
7 3 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.92%) Spring
8 1 (1.92%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) User Experience
2 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.46%) W3C
4 6 (11.54%) Digital Media
4 6 (11.54%) Psychology
5 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
5 5 (9.62%) Physics
6 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.92%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 23 (44.23%) Web Development
4 20 (38.46%) Scrum
5 18 (34.62%) MVC
6 17 (32.69%) TDD
7 16 (30.77%) Kanban
8 14 (26.92%) OOP
9 10 (19.23%) Front End Development
10 7 (13.46%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
11 6 (11.54%) Industrial Design
11 6 (11.54%) Wireframes
12 5 (9.62%) OO
13 4 (7.69%) Business Development
13 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (7.69%) CRM
13 4 (7.69%) Migration
13 4 (7.69%) OOD
13 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
2 22 (42.31%) PHP
3 6 (11.54%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Zend
2 6 (11.54%) Adobe
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 30k per year + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Strong benefits package
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