The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.31% 4.55% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 8.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 57 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.57% 51.82% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 65 48 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -38.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Wakefield

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Computer Science
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago