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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 148 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 1.34% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.91% 4.97% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 37
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
1483 1148 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.80% 27.06% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 852 882
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,050 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +11 44 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Bradford -8 3 £21,500 - 1
Wakefield -17 3 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Huddersfield - 1 £29,500 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 106 (98.15%) Degree
2 47 (43.52%) Java
3 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (31.48%) SQL
5 30 (27.78%) .NET
5 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 30 (27.78%) C#
6 28 (25.93%) HTML
7 26 (24.07%) Finance
8 22 (20.37%) CSS
8 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
8 22 (20.37%) Mathematics
9 21 (19.44%) Java EE
10 20 (18.52%) Oracle
11 19 (17.59%) Spring
12 18 (16.67%) jQuery
12 18 (16.67%) Hibernate
13 16 (14.81%) Web Services
13 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
14 15 (13.89%) OOP
14 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
14 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
15 14 (12.96%) Scrum
15 14 (12.96%) Windows
15 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
15 14 (12.96%) HTML5
16 13 (12.04%) CSS3
16 13 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
16 13 (12.04%) Ajax

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (11.11%) CMS
2 11 (10.19%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
5 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) MS Office
1 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Force.com
2 3 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) SSH
2 1 (0.93%) SMTP
2 1 (0.93%) DHCP
2 1 (0.93%) FTP
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 11 (10.19%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (9.26%) MySQL
5 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Redis
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Subversion
2 12 (11.11%) Maven
2 12 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.19%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (10.19%) JIRA
3 11 (10.19%) JUnit
4 6 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.70%) Selenium
5 4 (3.70%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (24.07%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Games
4 3 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) French Language
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (42.59%) Developer
2 21 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.52%) Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) Graduate
5 14 (12.96%) Junior
6 13 (12.04%) Software Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Junior Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Junior Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Graduate Java Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Technician
11 4 (3.70%) Junior Support Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.78%) .NET
2 28 (25.93%) HTML
3 22 (20.37%) CSS
4 21 (19.44%) Java EE
5 19 (17.59%) Spring
6 18 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 18 (16.67%) jQuery
7 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 16 (14.81%) Web Services
8 14 (12.96%) HTML5
9 13 (12.04%) CSS3
9 13 (12.04%) Ajax
10 11 (10.19%) SOAP
10 11 (10.19%) AngularJS
11 8 (7.41%) J2EE
12 6 (5.56%) XML
12 6 (5.56%) XSD
13 4 (3.70%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (2.78%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Mathematics
2 13 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) Statistics
6 5 (4.63%) User Experience
6 5 (4.63%) Physics
7 4 (3.70%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.70%) NHS
8 3 (2.78%) LIMS
9 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.93%) BBC
10 1 (0.93%) Economics
10 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.93%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.93%) Biology
10 1 (0.93%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.93%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Windows
2 10 (9.26%) Linux
3 8 (7.41%) UNIX
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 15 (13.89%) OOP
3 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 14 (12.96%) Scrum
5 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
6 12 (11.11%) OO
6 12 (11.11%) Web Design
6 12 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 12 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (10.19%) Change Control
8 8 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.48%) RUP
9 7 (6.48%) DSDM
9 7 (6.48%) CRM
9 7 (6.48%) ITIL
10 6 (5.56%) UML
10 6 (5.56%) MVC
11 5 (4.63%) SOA
11 5 (4.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.52%) Java
2 34 (31.48%) SQL
3 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 30 (27.78%) C#
4 12 (11.11%) C++
5 11 (10.19%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.48%) PHP
7 6 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.85%) VB
8 2 (1.85%) PHP5
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.93%) Lua
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) VBScript
9 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 106 (98.15%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.93%) PhD
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.93%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) SLA
2 11 (10.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.70%) Xen
2 4 (3.70%) XenServer
2 4 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) Oracle
2 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.19%) Hitachi
4 7 (6.48%) Dell
5 5 (4.63%) HP
5 5 (4.63%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.78%) SAP
7 2 (1.85%) Tableau
8 1 (0.93%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.93%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.93%) Intel
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) Zend
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