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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 22 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.90% - 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.41% - 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £28,250 - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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
37 51 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.24% 43.22% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 54
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £19,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Material Design Lite
2 1 (50.00%) Material Design
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Material Design
1 1 (50.00%) Material Design Lite
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware