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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.42% 3.67% 4.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.81% 17.29% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 24
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,750 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
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
181 133 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.76% 21.21% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 157 110 168
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £26,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £56,238
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 27 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 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 41 (89.13%) Degree
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 15 (32.61%) HTML
4 15 (32.61%) CSS
5 13 (28.26%) MySQL
5 13 (28.26%) SQL
6 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
7 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (19.57%) ETL
10 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.39%) Linux
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) Finance
10 8 (17.39%) JIRA
11 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
12 6 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (13.04%) SDLC
12 6 (13.04%) Games
12 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.04%) Physics
12 6 (13.04%) C++

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (10.87%) Umbraco
1 5 (10.87%) WordPress
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) IPsec
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) MySQL
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) HBase
5 1 (2.17%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
2 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) JUnit
4 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.17%) WebSpeed
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Games
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Web Designer
6 4 (8.70%) Product Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Web Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) HTML
1 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.87%) HTML5
4 5 (10.87%) jQuery
4 5 (10.87%) CSS3
4 5 (10.87%) Flash
5 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 4 (8.70%) Spring
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
6 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.52%) JPA
6 3 (6.52%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.22%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.04%) Physics
5 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
5 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
5 5 (10.87%) Animation
6 3 (6.52%) User Experience
7 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
7 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Android
2 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) MVC
2 9 (19.57%) ETL
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (13.04%) SDLC
4 5 (10.87%) Android Development
4 5 (10.87%) iOS Development
4 5 (10.87%) Web Design
4 5 (10.87%) Web Development
4 5 (10.87%) Creative Marketing
4 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) C++
5 6 (13.04%) Uniface
6 5 (10.87%) C
6 5 (10.87%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (89.13%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PMP
4 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ACCA
5 1 (2.17%) CIMA
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) HDFS
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) Telerik
2 3 (6.52%) Websense
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Progress
4 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.17%) hybris
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.17%) BT
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