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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 170 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 92 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 1.85% 1.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.81% 6.83% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33 86 60
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
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
1458 1347 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.43% 27.04% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1079 1009
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
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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 -27 36 £40,000 - 5
Wakefield -9 2 £38,500 +102.63% 1
Bradford - 1 £17,500 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 98 (97.03%) Degree
2 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (34.65%) Java
4 31 (30.69%) SQL
4 31 (30.69%) .NET
5 30 (29.70%) HTML
5 30 (29.70%) Finance
6 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
7 27 (26.73%) C#
8 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET
8 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
9 21 (20.79%) CSS
10 20 (19.80%) Oracle
11 19 (18.81%) Mathematics
12 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
13 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
14 16 (15.84%) Web Services
14 16 (15.84%) Scrum
14 16 (15.84%) Retail
15 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
15 15 (14.85%) Software Architecture
16 14 (13.86%) SOA
16 14 (13.86%) JIRA
16 14 (13.86%) jQuery
16 14 (13.86%) CSS3
17 13 (12.87%) Banking
17 13 (12.87%) Ajax
17 13 (12.87%) HTML5
18 12 (11.88%) JUnit
18 12 (11.88%) SOAP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (10.89%) WebLogic
1 11 (10.89%) CMS
2 3 (2.97%) Confluence
2 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) SAS
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Force.com
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) SAN
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) LAN
2 2 (1.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (10.89%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.94%) MySQL
4 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) JIRA
2 12 (11.88%) JUnit
3 11 (10.89%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (10.89%) Subversion
3 11 (10.89%) Maven
3 11 (10.89%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
4 8 (7.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.99%) MSTest
5 1 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.99%) Moq
General
1 30 (29.70%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Retail
3 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
4 13 (12.87%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Legal
6 2 (1.98%) Games
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (35.64%) Developer
2 24 (23.76%) Analyst
3 18 (17.82%) Java Developer
4 16 (15.84%) Graduate
5 14 (13.86%) Junior
6 13 (12.87%) Tester
7 10 (9.90%) Programmer
8 8 (7.92%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (6.93%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Help Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Performance Tester
9 7 (6.93%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Junior Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Graduate Programmer
9 7 (6.93%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
10 6 (5.94%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.69%) .NET
2 30 (29.70%) HTML
3 23 (22.77%) ASP.NET
4 21 (20.79%) CSS
5 16 (15.84%) Web Services
6 14 (13.86%) jQuery
6 14 (13.86%) CSS3
7 13 (12.87%) HTML5
7 13 (12.87%) Ajax
8 12 (11.88%) Java EE
8 12 (11.88%) Spring
8 12 (11.88%) XML
8 12 (11.88%) SOAP
8 12 (11.88%) AngularJS
9 11 (10.89%) Hibernate
10 8 (7.92%) XSD
11 6 (5.94%) .NET Framework
11 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.95%) WinForms
13 4 (3.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Mathematics
2 12 (11.88%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.96%) Physics
5 4 (3.96%) Statistics
6 3 (2.97%) PMI
6 3 (2.97%) LIMS
6 3 (2.97%) Open Source
6 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) NHS
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.99%) Clustering
8 1 (0.99%) Economics
8 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) RIA
8 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) UNIX
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
3 16 (15.84%) Scrum
4 15 (14.85%) Software Architecture
5 14 (13.86%) SOA
6 12 (11.88%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.88%) Web Design
6 12 (11.88%) Stress Testing
6 12 (11.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (10.89%) Change Control
7 11 (10.89%) Data Protection
7 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.89%) ITIL
8 10 (9.90%) MVC
9 8 (7.92%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.92%) UML
10 7 (6.93%) Migration
10 7 (6.93%) TDD
11 6 (5.94%) CRM
11 6 (5.94%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) Java
2 31 (30.69%) SQL
3 29 (28.71%) JavaScript
4 27 (26.73%) C#
5 11 (10.89%) C++
5 11 (10.89%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.95%) Python
6 5 (4.95%) PHP
7 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.97%) Ruby
8 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.99%) VB
9 1 (0.99%) C
9 1 (0.99%) Perl
9 1 (0.99%) Lua
9 1 (0.99%) PHP5
9 1 (0.99%) R
9 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 98 (97.03%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.98%) CCNP
4 2 (1.98%) CCNA
4 2 (1.98%) ISEB
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CBAP
5 1 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
1 11 (10.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.96%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Xen
2 1 (0.99%) XenServer
2 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Oracle
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.89%) Hitachi
4 7 (6.93%) Dell
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix
5 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.98%) HP
5 2 (1.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe
6 1 (0.99%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.99%) Symantec
6 1 (0.99%) VMware
6 1 (0.99%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Attractive remuneration, dependent on experience and qualifications
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 26 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago