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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.36% 4.44% 4.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.12% 20.00% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 23
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
172 150 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.25% 22.22% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 150 123 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,250 £50,000
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 5 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 44 (88.00%) Degree
2 24 (48.00%) Java
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) CSS
5 16 (32.00%) MySQL
5 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
6 12 (24.00%) .NET
6 12 (24.00%) C#
6 12 (24.00%) MVC
7 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.00%) C++
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (20.00%) Spring
8 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 9 (18.00%) Scrum
9 9 (18.00%) Linux
9 9 (18.00%) Physics
9 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (16.00%) C
10 8 (16.00%) SQL
10 8 (16.00%) Games
11 7 (14.00%) Web Design
11 7 (14.00%) JUnit
11 7 (14.00%) Flash

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (10.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.00%) HBase
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) JUnit
3 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) Liquibase
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 2 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 8 (16.00%) Games
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Designer
6 5 (10.00%) Tester
6 5 (10.00%) Web Designer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) HTML
1 19 (38.00%) CSS
2 12 (24.00%) .NET
3 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (20.00%) Spring
4 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (14.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) CSS3
5 7 (14.00%) jQuery
5 7 (14.00%) Flash
6 4 (8.00%) JSP
6 4 (8.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) J2EE
6 4 (8.00%) JSON
6 4 (8.00%) OAuth2
6 4 (8.00%) OAuth
6 4 (8.00%) RESTful
7 3 (6.00%) REST
7 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (18.00%) Physics
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (10.00%) Animation
4 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
5 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.00%) User Experience
6 3 (6.00%) Open Source
7 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
8 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (2.00%) Blog
8 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) MVC
2 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) Web Design
5 7 (14.00%) Web Development
5 7 (14.00%) Creative Marketing
6 6 (12.00%) ETL
7 5 (10.00%) ITIL
7 5 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Android Development
7 5 (10.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
9 3 (6.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (6.00%) Information Security
9 3 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Java
2 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 11 (22.00%) C++
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) C
6 5 (10.00%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (88.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) MCSE
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.00%) CISSP
4 2 (4.00%) GWAPT
4 2 (4.00%) GPEN
4 2 (4.00%) OSCP
4 2 (4.00%) OSCE
4 2 (4.00%) CISA
4 2 (4.00%) CISM
4 2 (4.00%) GCIH
4 2 (4.00%) CEH
5 1 (2.00%) PhD
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
1 1 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Telerik
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco
3 3 (6.00%) Websense
4 2 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.00%) hybris
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.00%) BT
5 1 (2.00%) Progress
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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