The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 142 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 67 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.37% 1.85% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.34% 7.88% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 73
Average salary £33,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,125 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1057 825 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.68% 23.43% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 803 589 767
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Yorkshire

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -31 58 £32,500 +35.41% 9
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 153 (92.17%) Degree
2 75 (45.18%) .NET
3 71 (42.77%) C#
4 56 (33.73%) Java
4 56 (33.73%) OO
5 52 (31.33%) Software Engineering
6 32 (19.28%) OOP
6 32 (19.28%) Java EE
7 29 (17.47%) ASP.NET
8 27 (16.27%) Spring
8 27 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
10 25 (15.06%) JavaScript
10 25 (15.06%) SQL
10 25 (15.06%) Finance
10 25 (15.06%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (14.46%) XML
12 23 (13.86%) Windows
12 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
12 23 (13.86%) Multithreading
13 21 (12.65%) WinForms
13 21 (12.65%) SaaS
14 20 (12.05%) Mathematics
14 20 (12.05%) MySQL
15 19 (11.45%) HTML
15 19 (11.45%) PHP
15 19 (11.45%) E-Commerce
15 19 (11.45%) MVC
15 19 (11.45%) Hibernate
16 18 (10.84%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (4.82%) Apache
2 6 (3.61%) IIS
3 5 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.01%) Node.js
4 3 (1.81%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.81%) CICS
5 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.63%) Magento
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.65%) SaaS
2 15 (9.04%) Force.com
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) HTTP
2 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.81%) DNS
2 3 (1.81%) DHCP
3 2 (1.20%) SMTP
3 2 (1.20%) FTP
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) SSH
4 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) DVB
4 1 (0.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.05%) MySQL
3 14 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.82%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.81%) Redis
9 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Visual Studio
1 12 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.42%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.82%) JUnit
3 8 (4.82%) Maven
4 6 (3.61%) Subversion
4 6 (3.61%) Hudson
4 6 (3.61%) Automake
5 5 (3.01%) Ant
6 4 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.41%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 14 (8.43%) Games
3 7 (4.22%) Legal
4 6 (3.61%) Retail
5 5 (3.01%) Law
6 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.81%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Military
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 89 (53.61%) Developer
2 33 (19.88%) Graduate
3 30 (18.07%) Software Engineer
4 29 (17.47%) Java Developer
4 29 (17.47%) C# Developer
5 21 (12.65%) Graduate Developer
6 19 (11.45%) Junior
6 19 (11.45%) .NET Developer
7 17 (10.24%) Junior Developer
8 14 (8.43%) Junior C# Developer
8 14 (8.43%) Junior Java Developer
8 14 (8.43%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.83%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (6.02%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Analyst
10 10 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Magento Developer
11 8 (4.82%) Trainer
11 8 (4.82%) Tester
11 8 (4.82%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (45.18%) .NET
2 32 (19.28%) Java EE
3 29 (17.47%) ASP.NET
4 27 (16.27%) Spring
5 24 (14.46%) XML
6 21 (12.65%) WinForms
7 19 (11.45%) HTML
7 19 (11.45%) Hibernate
8 17 (10.24%) Web Services
9 16 (9.64%) .NET Framework
10 15 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (9.04%) J2EE
10 15 (9.04%) jQuery
11 14 (8.43%) WCF
11 14 (8.43%) CSS
12 11 (6.63%) REST
12 11 (6.63%) WPF
13 10 (6.02%) Silverlight
14 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.06%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (12.05%) Mathematics
3 16 (9.64%) Open Source
4 11 (6.63%) NHS
5 10 (6.02%) DTV
5 10 (6.02%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.22%) STB
7 6 (3.61%) Digital Media
8 5 (3.01%) Social Media
8 5 (3.01%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.81%) Physics
9 3 (1.81%) W3C
9 3 (1.81%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.20%) iSeries
11 1 (0.60%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.60%) Statistics
11 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.86%) Windows
2 18 (10.84%) Linux
3 17 (10.24%) UNIX
4 6 (3.61%) Android
4 6 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.61%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.81%) Solaris
6 3 (1.81%) zOS
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) OO
2 52 (31.33%) Software Engineering
3 32 (19.28%) OOP
4 27 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (13.86%) Multithreading
6 19 (11.45%) E-Commerce
6 19 (11.45%) MVC
7 17 (10.24%) Project Management
8 16 (9.64%) Performance Testing
8 16 (9.64%) Scrum
9 15 (9.04%) TDD
10 14 (8.43%) Game Development
11 12 (7.23%) DSDM
12 8 (4.82%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.82%) Web Development
12 8 (4.82%) User Stories
13 7 (4.22%) Kanban
14 6 (3.61%) RUP
14 6 (3.61%) Load Testing
14 6 (3.61%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.77%) C#
2 56 (33.73%) Java
3 25 (15.06%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.06%) SQL
4 19 (11.45%) PHP
5 15 (9.04%) Python
6 12 (7.23%) C++
7 9 (5.42%) Perl
8 7 (4.22%) C
9 6 (3.61%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.01%) XPath
10 5 (3.01%) VB
10 5 (3.01%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.41%) Ruby
11 4 (2.41%) Scala
12 3 (1.81%) Groovy
12 3 (1.81%) COBOL
13 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.60%) VBScript
13 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 153 (92.17%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) ISTQB
3 11 (6.63%) ISEB
4 8 (4.82%) MySQL Certification
5 6 (3.61%) HND
6 5 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.60%) MCSE
9 1 (0.60%) MCP
9 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.60%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.60%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.60%) SCCM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOM
1 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.24%) Zend
3 5 (3.01%) SAP
3 5 (3.01%) Reuters
4 4 (2.41%) Typemock
4 4 (2.41%) Red Gate
5 3 (1.81%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle
5 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco
6 2 (1.20%) HP
6 2 (1.20%) Intel
7 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.60%) Akamai
7 1 (0.60%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Symantec
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago