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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 140 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 65 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.33% 1.48% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.11% 6.09% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 41 51
Average salary £33,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £37,500
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
1064 887 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.69% 24.27% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 784 662 773
Average salary £39,750 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -21 55 £32,500 +3.17% 6
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 149 (94.90%) Degree
2 69 (43.95%) C#
2 69 (43.95%) .NET
3 55 (35.03%) Java
4 52 (33.12%) Software Engineering
5 49 (31.21%) OO
6 33 (21.02%) OOP
7 31 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET
9 29 (18.47%) Java EE
10 27 (17.20%) SQL Server
11 25 (15.92%) JavaScript
11 25 (15.92%) SQL
11 25 (15.92%) Spring
11 25 (15.92%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
13 23 (14.65%) Windows
14 22 (14.01%) XML
14 22 (14.01%) Multithreading
15 20 (12.74%) Hibernate
15 20 (12.74%) Finance
16 19 (12.10%) HTML
16 19 (12.10%) Python
16 19 (12.10%) Scrum
16 19 (12.10%) WinForms
16 19 (12.10%) Mathematics
17 18 (11.46%) Linux
18 17 (10.83%) Web Services
18 17 (10.83%) Project Management
18 17 (10.83%) SaaS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (3.82%) IIS
2 5 (3.18%) Apache
2 5 (3.18%) Node.js
2 5 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.91%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.91%) CICS
3 3 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.91%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.10%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.83%) SaaS
2 11 (7.01%) Force.com
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) HTTP
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) DNS
2 2 (1.27%) SAN
2 2 (1.27%) LAN
2 2 (1.27%) SMTP
2 2 (1.27%) DHCP
2 2 (1.27%) SSH
2 2 (1.27%) FTP
3 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.55%) MySQL
3 12 (7.64%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.10%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.91%) Redis
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.82%) Hudson
4 6 (3.82%) Automake
4 6 (3.82%) Subversion
5 5 (3.18%) Maven
5 5 (3.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (3.18%) JUnit
6 4 (2.55%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.27%) Ant
8 1 (0.64%) Selenium
8 1 (0.64%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.64%) JIRA
8 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (12.74%) Finance
2 10 (6.37%) Games
3 7 (4.46%) Retail
4 4 (2.55%) Legal
5 3 (1.91%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) French Language
6 2 (1.27%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Law
6 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) Military
7 1 (0.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) German Language
7 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (48.41%) Developer
2 35 (22.29%) Graduate
3 33 (21.02%) Software Engineer
4 25 (15.92%) Java Developer
5 24 (15.29%) C# Developer
6 21 (13.38%) Graduate Developer
7 16 (10.19%) .NET Developer
8 14 (8.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (8.92%) Junior
9 12 (7.64%) Junior Developer
10 11 (7.01%) Software Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Junior Java Developer
11 10 (6.37%) Junior C# Developer
12 9 (5.73%) Analyst
12 9 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (5.10%) Tester
14 7 (4.46%) Senior Developer
14 7 (4.46%) Magento Developer
15 6 (3.82%) Performance Tester
15 6 (3.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (43.95%) .NET
2 30 (19.11%) ASP.NET
3 29 (18.47%) Java EE
4 25 (15.92%) Spring
5 22 (14.01%) XML
6 20 (12.74%) Hibernate
7 19 (12.10%) WinForms
7 19 (12.10%) HTML
8 17 (10.83%) Web Services
9 15 (9.55%) .NET Framework
9 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (8.92%) jQuery
11 13 (8.28%) CSS
12 12 (7.64%) J2EE
12 12 (7.64%) WCF
13 10 (6.37%) WPF
14 9 (5.73%) Silverlight
15 8 (5.10%) REST
16 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.92%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.10%) Mathematics
3 13 (8.28%) NHS
3 13 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.28%) Open Source
4 10 (6.37%) DTV
5 7 (4.46%) STB
6 6 (3.82%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.18%) Social Media
8 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.91%) W3C
9 3 (1.91%) Physics
9 3 (1.91%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.27%) Statistics
10 2 (1.27%) iSeries
11 1 (0.64%) Economics
11 1 (0.64%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.64%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.64%) Biology
11 1 (0.64%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.65%) Windows
2 18 (11.46%) Linux
3 14 (8.92%) UNIX
4 6 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.82%) Windows 8
4 6 (3.82%) Android
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.91%) Solaris
6 3 (1.91%) zOS
7 1 (0.64%) Fedora
7 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.12%) Software Engineering
2 49 (31.21%) OO
3 33 (21.02%) OOP
4 31 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.01%) Multithreading
6 19 (12.10%) Scrum
7 17 (10.83%) Project Management
8 16 (10.19%) MVC
8 16 (10.19%) Performance Testing
9 15 (9.55%) E-Commerce
10 14 (8.92%) DSDM
11 12 (7.64%) TDD
12 10 (6.37%) Game Development
13 9 (5.73%) Configuration Management
14 8 (5.10%) RUP
14 8 (5.10%) Kanban
14 8 (5.10%) User Stories
15 7 (4.46%) DevOps
16 6 (3.82%) Test Strategy
16 6 (3.82%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.95%) C#
2 55 (35.03%) Java
3 25 (15.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.92%) SQL
4 19 (12.10%) Python
5 16 (10.19%) C++
6 14 (8.92%) PHP
7 10 (6.37%) Perl
8 7 (4.46%) C
9 6 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.18%) VB
10 5 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.55%) Ruby
11 4 (2.55%) Scala
12 3 (1.91%) Groovy
12 3 (1.91%) COBOL
13 2 (1.27%) XPath
14 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.64%) XAML
14 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 149 (94.90%) Degree
2 12 (7.64%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.37%) ISEB
4 6 (3.82%) HND
5 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.18%) MySQL Certification
6 4 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.64%) MCTS
8 1 (0.64%) MCSE
8 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.64%) Xen
3 1 (0.64%) XenServer
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.64%) SCCM
1 1 (0.64%) SCOM
1 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.64%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.64%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.01%) Zend
3 6 (3.82%) SAP
4 5 (3.18%) Oracle
5 4 (2.55%) Typemock
5 4 (2.55%) Red Gate
6 3 (1.91%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (1.91%) Cisco
6 3 (1.91%) HP
6 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.27%) Reuters
7 2 (1.27%) Intel
7 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.64%) IBM
8 1 (0.64%) Akamai
8 1 (0.64%) NetApp
8 1 (0.64%) Symantec
8 1 (0.64%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexi-Cash
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Virtonei Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 8 days ago