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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 123 129 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -45
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 89 86 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.93% 1.73% 2.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.13% 5.86% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 67 82 58
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1451 1468 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.41% 29.48% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1160 813
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 +9 74 £37,500 +13.63% 10
Wakefield - 5 £35,000 - 1
Bradford -24 3 £25,000 +13.63%
Wetherby - 2 £19,000 - 1
Halifax - 1 £27,500 - 1
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 123 (96.09%) Degree
2 77 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (39.06%) .NET
4 48 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 45 (35.16%) C#
6 43 (33.59%) SQL
7 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
8 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET
9 29 (22.66%) Scrum
10 25 (19.53%) Java
11 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 23 (17.97%) HTML
13 22 (17.19%) JavaScript
13 22 (17.19%) Windows
14 21 (16.41%) ITIL
14 21 (16.41%) Mathematics
15 19 (14.84%) Oracle
15 19 (14.84%) MVC
15 19 (14.84%) Finance
16 18 (14.06%) Retail
17 16 (12.50%) WinForms
17 16 (12.50%) .NET Framework
18 15 (11.72%) C++
18 15 (11.72%) XML
18 15 (11.72%) Mentoring
19 14 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
19 14 (10.94%) T-SQL
20 13 (10.16%) TDD
20 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 13 (10.16%) Concurrent Programming

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (4.69%) JBoss
2 4 (3.13%) Mule
2 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.13%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.34%) Confluence
4 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Office
2 5 (3.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.78%) SPSS
3 1 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (2.34%) VPN
2 3 (2.34%) LAN
2 3 (2.34%) VoIP
2 3 (2.34%) WAN
2 3 (2.34%) Network Security
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
3 2 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (0.78%) SAN
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.25%) MySQL
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.69%) SQLite
5 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.34%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.91%) Selenium
3 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.13%) JIRA
4 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.34%) Metasploit
6 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.78%) Moq
7 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.78%) MSTest
7 1 (0.78%) JUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Firebug
7 1 (0.78%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 19 (14.84%) Finance
2 18 (14.06%) Retail
3 12 (9.38%) Banking
4 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.47%) Games
6 5 (3.91%) Legal
6 5 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (35.94%) Developer
2 26 (20.31%) Software Developer
3 23 (17.97%) Analyst
4 18 (14.06%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 14 (10.94%) Graduate
6 14 (10.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (10.94%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (7.81%) .NET Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Agile C# Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Programmer
10 8 (6.25%) Tester
10 8 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 8 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (5.47%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (5.47%) Junior
12 6 (4.69%) Test Analyst
12 6 (4.69%) DBA
12 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.06%) .NET
2 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET
3 23 (17.97%) HTML
4 16 (12.50%) WinForms
4 16 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 15 (11.72%) XML
6 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (7.81%) AngularJS
7 10 (7.81%) Web Services
8 8 (6.25%) CSS
8 8 (6.25%) Spring
8 8 (6.25%) HTML5
9 7 (5.47%) iOS SDK
9 7 (5.47%) WCF
9 7 (5.47%) WPF
10 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 5 (3.91%) SOAP
11 5 (3.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.41%) Mathematics
2 14 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.47%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.69%) NHS
5 6 (4.69%) Blog
6 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.91%) Replication
6 5 (3.91%) Animation
7 4 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.34%) PMI
8 3 (2.34%) Statistics
8 3 (2.34%) CESG
8 3 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (2.34%) Social Media
8 3 (2.34%) Physics
9 2 (1.56%) User Experience
10 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.19%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.03%) Android
4 6 (4.69%) Linux
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.56%) UNIX
7 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 29 (22.66%) Scrum
4 21 (16.41%) ITIL
5 19 (14.84%) MVC
6 15 (11.72%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.16%) Concurrent Programming
7 13 (10.16%) Software Architecture
7 13 (10.16%) TDD
7 13 (10.16%) Multithreading
8 12 (9.38%) SOA
8 12 (9.38%) OO
9 11 (8.59%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.59%) SDLC
10 10 (7.81%) Migration
10 10 (7.81%) Resource Management
11 9 (7.03%) PRINCE2
12 8 (6.25%) Information Security
12 8 (6.25%) People Management
12 8 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.16%) C#
2 43 (33.59%) SQL
3 25 (19.53%) Java
4 22 (17.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (11.72%) C++
6 14 (10.94%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.69%) PHP
8 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.13%) Python
10 3 (2.34%) Ruby
11 2 (1.56%) C
11 2 (1.56%) VBA
11 2 (1.56%) R
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
12 1 (0.78%) Lua
12 1 (0.78%) PHP5
12 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 123 (96.09%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.34%) ISEB
2 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.56%) MCSE
3 2 (1.56%) CCNP
3 2 (1.56%) CCNA
3 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PhD
4 1 (0.78%) CCSA
4 1 (0.78%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) HL7
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Nessus
1 3 (2.34%) Nmap
1 3 (2.34%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.84%) Oracle
3 6 (4.69%) Apple
3 6 (4.69%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.91%) Citrix
5 4 (3.13%) Google
6 3 (2.34%) Adobe
7 2 (1.56%) Acunetix
7 2 (1.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) Tableau
8 1 (0.78%) Juniper
8 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.78%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.78%) hybris
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco
8 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.78%) Symantec
8 1 (0.78%) McAfee
8 1 (0.78%) ATG
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Posted: 7 days ago
Wetherby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Arla Foods UK plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Attractive remuneration, dependent on experience and qualification
Posted: 22 days ago