The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 162 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 57 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.01% 1.54% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.68% 5.01% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 49 52 49
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
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 West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1385 1137 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.47% 30.79% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 884 1010
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Leeds -42 40 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Halifax 0 1 £39,500 +64.58% 1
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 139 (96.53%) Degree
2 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (44.44%) C#
4 63 (43.75%) .NET
5 53 (36.81%) Java
6 51 (35.42%) Software Engineering
7 40 (27.78%) OO
8 32 (22.22%) OOP
9 28 (19.44%) Java EE
10 27 (18.75%) SQL
10 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 26 (18.06%) JavaScript
12 25 (17.36%) Windows
12 25 (17.36%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 23 (15.97%) Spring
15 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
16 21 (14.58%) Linux
16 21 (14.58%) Multithreading
17 20 (13.89%) Mathematics
17 20 (13.89%) HTML
17 20 (13.89%) Hibernate
18 19 (13.19%) Python
18 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (12.50%) XML
19 18 (12.50%) Scrum
19 18 (12.50%) Finance
20 16 (11.11%) C++
21 15 (10.42%) Web Services
21 15 (10.42%) WinForms

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 6 (4.17%) IIS
2 5 (3.47%) Node.js
2 5 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.47%) Apache
3 4 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.08%) CICS
4 3 (2.08%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.39%) CMS
5 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.69%) Drupal
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Magento
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.72%) SaaS
2 10 (6.94%) Force.com
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) SAN
2 3 (2.08%) HTTP
3 2 (1.39%) SSH
3 2 (1.39%) FTP
3 2 (1.39%) DNS
3 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.39%) LAN
3 2 (1.39%) SMTP
3 2 (1.39%) DHCP
4 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.03%) MySQL
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.08%) Redis
9 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.56%) Subversion
4 6 (4.17%) Automake
4 6 (4.17%) Hudson
5 5 (3.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.78%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.08%) JUnit
7 3 (2.08%) Maven
7 3 (2.08%) Selenium
7 3 (2.08%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Games
3 7 (4.86%) Retail
4 4 (2.78%) Marketing
5 3 (2.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.39%) French Language
6 2 (1.39%) Legal
6 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (46.53%) Developer
2 35 (24.31%) Software Engineer
3 30 (20.83%) Graduate
4 24 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 21 (14.58%) C# Developer
6 19 (13.19%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (9.72%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (9.03%) .NET Developer
9 12 (8.33%) Analyst
9 12 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 12 (8.33%) Junior
10 10 (6.94%) Junior Developer
11 9 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
11 9 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
12 7 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Test Engineer
13 6 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
13 6 (4.17%) Build Engineer
14 5 (3.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 5 (3.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (43.75%) .NET
2 28 (19.44%) Java EE
3 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 23 (15.97%) Spring
5 20 (13.89%) HTML
5 20 (13.89%) Hibernate
6 18 (12.50%) XML
7 15 (10.42%) Web Services
7 15 (10.42%) WinForms
7 15 (10.42%) jQuery
8 14 (9.72%) .NET Framework
8 14 (9.72%) CSS
9 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (8.33%) J2EE
11 9 (6.25%) WCF
12 8 (5.56%) WPF
13 7 (4.86%) Silverlight
14 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (4.17%) REST
15 5 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (13.89%) Mathematics
3 19 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 11 (7.64%) NHS
6 9 (6.25%) Open Source
7 8 (5.56%) DTV
8 6 (4.17%) STB
8 6 (4.17%) Digital Media
8 6 (4.17%) Social Media
9 4 (2.78%) Statistics
9 4 (2.78%) Physics
9 4 (2.78%) User Experience
10 3 (2.08%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.08%) W3C
11 2 (1.39%) iSeries
12 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.69%) IBM XIV
12 1 (0.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.36%) Windows
2 21 (14.58%) Linux
3 14 (9.72%) UNIX
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.78%) Android
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.08%) Solaris
6 3 (2.08%) zOS
7 1 (0.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.42%) Software Engineering
3 40 (27.78%) OO
4 32 (22.22%) OOP
5 21 (14.58%) Multithreading
6 18 (12.50%) Scrum
7 14 (9.72%) Project Management
8 13 (9.03%) MVC
9 12 (8.33%) TDD
9 12 (8.33%) DSDM
9 12 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.64%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.94%) Performance Testing
12 8 (5.56%) RUP
12 8 (5.56%) User Stories
12 8 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.56%) Coaching
12 8 (5.56%) Game Development
12 8 (5.56%) Kanban
13 7 (4.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.44%) C#
2 53 (36.81%) Java
3 27 (18.75%) SQL
4 26 (18.06%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.19%) Python
6 16 (11.11%) C++
7 11 (7.64%) PHP
8 10 (6.94%) Perl
9 7 (4.86%) C
10 6 (4.17%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.47%) VB
11 5 (3.47%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.78%) Ruby
12 4 (2.78%) Scala
13 3 (2.08%) Groovy
13 3 (2.08%) COBOL
14 2 (1.39%) PHP5
14 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.39%) VBScript
14 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 139 (96.53%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.17%) HND
4 4 (2.78%) ISEB
4 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.39%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.69%) MCP
7 1 (0.69%) MCSE
7 1 (0.69%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.86%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.08%) XenServer
3 3 (2.08%) vSphere
3 3 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.69%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.69%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.69%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.69%) SCCM
1 1 (0.69%) SCOM
1 1 (0.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.86%) Oracle
3 6 (4.17%) SAP
4 5 (3.47%) HP
4 5 (3.47%) Zend
5 4 (2.78%) Red Gate
5 4 (2.78%) Typemock
5 4 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.08%) Cisco
7 2 (1.39%) Intel
7 2 (1.39%) Tableau
8 1 (0.69%) Akamai
8 1 (0.69%) Symantec
8 1 (0.69%) NetApp
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 26 days ago