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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 168 121 135
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 48 65 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.93% 1.67% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 5.45% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 34
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
1393 1192 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.02% 30.57% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 976 892
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
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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 -46 38 £32,250 -14.00% 7
Halifax -6 1 £39,500 +64.58% 1
Wakefield -21 1 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £29,500 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 108 (96.43%) Degree
2 61 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (44.64%) C#
4 49 (43.75%) .NET
5 45 (40.18%) Java
6 35 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
8 25 (22.32%) OO
9 22 (19.64%) SQL
9 22 (19.64%) OOP
10 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 21 (18.75%) Java EE
11 20 (17.86%) Mathematics
11 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 20 (17.86%) HTML
12 19 (16.96%) Windows
12 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
13 18 (16.07%) Spring
14 17 (15.18%) Scrum
14 17 (15.18%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (13.39%) Hibernate
15 15 (13.39%) jQuery
15 15 (13.39%) Finance
16 14 (12.50%) C++
17 13 (11.61%) CSS
17 13 (11.61%) Linux
17 13 (11.61%) Python
17 13 (11.61%) Multithreading
17 13 (11.61%) .NET Framework
17 13 (11.61%) TDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (4.46%) Apache
1 5 (4.46%) Node.js
1 5 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.68%) GlassFish
2 3 (2.68%) CMS
2 3 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.68%) CICS
2 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.89%) Drupal
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.89%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) SaaS
2 7 (6.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) SAN
2 3 (2.68%) HTTP
3 2 (1.79%) DNS
3 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) LAN
3 2 (1.79%) SMTP
3 2 (1.79%) DHCP
3 2 (1.79%) FTP
3 2 (1.79%) SSH
4 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) Redis
6 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.14%) Subversion
4 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.46%) Maven
5 5 (4.46%) JUnit
5 5 (4.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (3.57%) Hudson
6 4 (3.57%) Automake
7 3 (2.68%) Selenium
7 3 (2.68%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.68%) JIRA
7 3 (2.68%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Games
3 3 (2.68%) Marketing
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
3 3 (2.68%) Advertising
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) French Language
5 1 (0.89%) German Language
5 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) Software Engineer
3 23 (20.54%) Graduate
4 16 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.39%) C# Developer
5 15 (13.39%) Graduate Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Junior
8 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Junior C# Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Build Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Technician
11 4 (3.57%) Programme Manager
11 4 (3.57%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.75%) .NET
2 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 21 (18.75%) Java EE
3 20 (17.86%) HTML
4 18 (16.07%) Spring
5 15 (13.39%) Hibernate
5 15 (13.39%) jQuery
6 13 (11.61%) CSS
6 13 (11.61%) .NET Framework
7 12 (10.71%) Web Services
7 12 (10.71%) XML
8 9 (8.04%) WinForms
9 8 (7.14%) J2EE
10 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.36%) REST
12 5 (4.46%) WCF
12 5 (4.46%) XSD
12 5 (4.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (4.46%) HTML5
13 4 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.86%) Mathematics
2 17 (15.18%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
5 9 (8.04%) NHS
6 6 (5.36%) Social Media
7 5 (4.46%) Physics
7 5 (4.46%) Statistics
7 5 (4.46%) DTV
7 5 (4.46%) Open Source
8 4 (3.57%) User Experience
8 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.68%) W3C
10 2 (1.79%) iSeries
11 1 (0.89%) CMDB
11 1 (0.89%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.89%) Biology
11 1 (0.89%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Windows
2 13 (11.61%) Linux
3 8 (7.14%) UNIX
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.68%) zOS
5 3 (2.68%) Solaris
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.79%) Android
6 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 25 (22.32%) OO
4 22 (19.64%) OOP
5 17 (15.18%) Scrum
6 13 (11.61%) Multithreading
6 13 (11.61%) TDD
7 11 (9.82%) DSDM
7 11 (9.82%) MVC
7 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.04%) RUP
8 9 (8.04%) Project Management
9 7 (6.25%) CRM
9 7 (6.25%) User Stories
10 6 (5.36%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.46%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.46%) Kanban
11 5 (4.46%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (4.46%) ITIL
11 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.64%) C#
2 45 (40.18%) Java
3 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.64%) SQL
5 14 (12.50%) C++
6 13 (11.61%) Python
7 8 (7.14%) Perl
8 6 (5.36%) PHP
9 5 (4.46%) C
9 5 (4.46%) VB
10 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.68%) Ruby
11 3 (2.68%) COBOL
11 3 (2.68%) Scala
11 3 (2.68%) Groovy
12 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.79%) VBScript
12 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 108 (96.43%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) HND
3 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.68%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.79%) ISEB
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) MCP
5 1 (0.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.89%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.68%) Xen
2 3 (2.68%) vSphere
2 3 (2.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
1 1 (0.89%) SCOM
1 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.89%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) HP
3 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds
4 3 (2.68%) Red Gate
4 3 (2.68%) Typemock
4 3 (2.68%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (1.79%) Tableau
5 2 (1.79%) SAP
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco
5 2 (1.79%) Dell
5 2 (1.79%) Intel
5 2 (1.79%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.89%) Zend
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Circa £50k
Posted: 7 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wakefield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 18 days ago