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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 148 150 130
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 54 48 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 1.11% 1.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.64% 4.23% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 49
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1485 1135 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.53% 26.13% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 833 921
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 41 £31,250 -3.84% 6
Wakefield -10 4 £38,500 +87.80%
Bradford -1 2 £34,750 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 102 (98.08%) Degree
2 42 (40.38%) Java
3 38 (36.54%) SQL
4 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (27.88%) .NET
5 29 (27.88%) HTML
6 28 (26.92%) C#
6 28 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 26 (25.00%) Finance
7 26 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 22 (21.15%) CSS
8 22 (21.15%) Mathematics
9 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET
10 20 (19.23%) Oracle
11 18 (17.31%) Java EE
12 16 (15.38%) Spring
12 16 (15.38%) jQuery
12 16 (15.38%) Hibernate
12 16 (15.38%) Web Services
12 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
13 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
14 14 (13.46%) Scrum
15 13 (12.50%) C++
15 13 (12.50%) Windows
15 13 (12.50%) HTML5
15 13 (12.50%) Subversion
15 13 (12.50%) Ajax
15 13 (12.50%) CSS3
16 12 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (11.54%) CMS
2 11 (10.58%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.96%) SAS
6 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Office
2 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Force.com
1 2 (1.92%) SaaS
1 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 11 (10.58%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.65%) MySQL
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Subversion
2 11 (10.58%) Maven
2 11 (10.58%) JIRA
2 11 (10.58%) JUnit
2 11 (10.58%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (10.58%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.85%) Selenium
4 4 (3.85%) FitNesse
4 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Games
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) French Language
5 1 (0.96%) German Language
5 1 (0.96%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (39.42%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) Analyst
3 20 (19.23%) Graduate
4 18 (17.31%) Java Developer
5 14 (13.46%) Junior
6 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Junior Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Junior Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Graduate Programmer
9 6 (5.77%) Graduate Java Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
9 6 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (5.77%) Programmer
9 6 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Performance Tester
9 6 (5.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.88%) HTML
1 29 (27.88%) .NET
2 22 (21.15%) CSS
3 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET
4 18 (17.31%) Java EE
5 16 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 16 (15.38%) Spring
5 16 (15.38%) Web Services
5 16 (15.38%) jQuery
6 13 (12.50%) HTML5
6 13 (12.50%) CSS3
6 13 (12.50%) Ajax
7 12 (11.54%) SOAP
8 11 (10.58%) AngularJS
9 9 (8.65%) XML
10 7 (6.73%) XSD
10 7 (6.73%) J2EE
11 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Mathematics
2 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.77%) N-Tier
4 6 (5.77%) Statistics
5 5 (4.81%) Physics
5 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.85%) User Experience
6 4 (3.85%) LIMS
7 3 (2.88%) NHS
8 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.96%) BBC
9 1 (0.96%) Economics
9 1 (0.96%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.96%) Biology
9 1 (0.96%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.96%) Open Source
9 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Windows
2 9 (8.65%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
4 14 (13.46%) Scrum
5 12 (11.54%) Web Design
5 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 12 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (10.58%) OOP
6 11 (10.58%) OO
6 11 (10.58%) Data Protection
6 11 (10.58%) Change Control
7 9 (8.65%) MVC
8 7 (6.73%) ITIL
8 7 (6.73%) UML
8 7 (6.73%) CRM
8 7 (6.73%) SOA
8 7 (6.73%) Software Architecture
9 6 (5.77%) Stress Testing
9 6 (5.77%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.38%) Java
2 38 (36.54%) SQL
3 28 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.92%) C#
4 13 (12.50%) C++
5 11 (10.58%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.69%) Python
7 7 (6.73%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.92%) Ruby
9 2 (1.92%) PHP5
9 2 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) VBScript
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.96%) Lua
10 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 102 (98.08%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.96%) PhD
3 1 (0.96%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) SLA
2 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Xen
2 4 (3.85%) XenServer
2 4 (3.85%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) Oracle
2 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.58%) Hitachi
4 7 (6.73%) Dell
5 5 (4.81%) HP
5 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Tableau
8 1 (0.96%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.96%) Adobe
8 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: £Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Beckett
Salary: Grade 6 £32,277 - £36,309
Posted: 6 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago