The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 61 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 34 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.58% 3.31% 3.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.12% 9.20% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 30
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,174 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
336 250 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.37% 36.02% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 263 181 280
Average salary £33,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South Yorkshire region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 34 £30,000 -7.69% 8
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 47 (95.92%) Degree
2 29 (59.18%) Java
3 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
5 18 (36.73%) UNIX
5 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
6 17 (34.69%) Linux
6 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (26.53%) OO
8 12 (24.49%) Subversion
8 12 (24.49%) TDD
9 11 (22.45%) JIRA
10 10 (20.41%) Maven
10 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
10 10 (20.41%) Web Services
10 10 (20.41%) OOP
10 10 (20.41%) Eclipse
11 9 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (18.37%) DevOps
12 8 (16.33%) Telematics
12 8 (16.33%) RESTful
12 8 (16.33%) MySQL
12 8 (16.33%) Smartphone
12 8 (16.33%) Selenium
13 7 (14.29%) Ruby
13 7 (14.29%) Replication
13 7 (14.29%) Spring
13 7 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (14.29%) SQL
13 7 (14.29%) C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (10.20%) nginx
2 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.12%) JBoss
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SNMP
2 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) VLAN
2 5 (10.20%) Network Security
2 5 (10.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 7 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.29%) Big Data
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (24.49%) Subversion
3 11 (22.45%) JIRA
4 10 (20.41%) Maven
4 10 (20.41%) Eclipse
5 9 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (16.33%) Selenium
7 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
8 5 (10.20%) JUnit
9 3 (6.12%) Ant
9 3 (6.12%) Xcode
10 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.04%) GDB
General
1 5 (10.20%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Graduate
3 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Junior
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Tester
5 4 (8.16%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Head of IT
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Development Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
1 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
2 8 (16.33%) RESTful
3 7 (14.29%) Spring
4 6 (12.24%) .NET
5 5 (10.20%) J2EE
5 5 (10.20%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) JSP
5 5 (10.20%) JSON
5 5 (10.20%) OAuth
5 5 (10.20%) OAuth2
6 3 (6.12%) Java EE
6 3 (6.12%) SOAP
6 3 (6.12%) XML
6 3 (6.12%) Swing
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) Ajax
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.08%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Smartphone
1 8 (16.33%) Telematics
2 7 (14.29%) Replication
3 6 (12.24%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.08%) Economics
5 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.04%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
6 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) UNIX
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Mac OS
4 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.16%) Android
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
3 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (26.53%) OO
5 12 (24.49%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) OOP
7 9 (18.37%) DevOps
8 7 (14.29%) Test Planning
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.20%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Scrum
9 5 (10.20%) iOS Development
10 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
11 3 (6.12%) ITIL
11 3 (6.12%) CAD
11 3 (6.12%) CAE
11 3 (6.12%) Change Management
12 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
12 2 (4.08%) Project Management
12 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) C
2 7 (14.29%) C#
2 7 (14.29%) C++
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Ruby
3 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.20%) PHP
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.04%) VC++
7 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (95.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PhD
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) JTAG
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Xen
1 5 (10.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Puppet
1 7 (14.29%) Vagrant
1 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.20%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Zend
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