The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 139 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 69 60 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.42% 1.68% 2.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.50% 7.25% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 33 67
Average salary £33,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1062 828 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.83% 23.19% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 803 591 759
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Yorkshire

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 July 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 30 July 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 -24 60 £32,500 +35.41% 6
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 152 (92.12%) Degree
2 75 (45.45%) .NET
3 72 (43.64%) C#
4 57 (34.55%) Java
5 56 (33.94%) OO
6 52 (31.52%) Software Engineering
7 32 (19.39%) OOP
7 32 (19.39%) Java EE
8 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET
9 27 (16.36%) Spring
9 27 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (15.76%) SQL Server
11 25 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 25 (15.15%) SQL
11 25 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (14.55%) XML
12 24 (14.55%) Finance
13 23 (13.94%) Multithreading
14 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 22 (13.33%) Windows
15 21 (12.73%) WinForms
15 21 (12.73%) SaaS
16 20 (12.12%) Mathematics
17 19 (11.52%) Hibernate
17 19 (11.52%) HTML
17 19 (11.52%) MVC
18 18 (10.91%) Project Management
18 18 (10.91%) MySQL
18 18 (10.91%) E-Commerce
19 17 (10.30%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (4.85%) Apache
2 6 (3.64%) IIS
3 5 (3.03%) Node.js
3 5 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.82%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.82%) CICS
5 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.06%) Magento
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.73%) SaaS
2 15 (9.09%) Force.com
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) HTTP
2 2 (1.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) FTP
2 2 (1.21%) DNS
2 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.21%) LAN
2 2 (1.21%) SMTP
2 2 (1.21%) DHCP
2 2 (1.21%) SSH
3 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.61%) DVB
3 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.91%) MySQL
3 14 (8.48%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.82%) Redis
9 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (7.27%) Visual Studio
1 12 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.85%) JUnit
3 8 (4.85%) Maven
4 6 (3.64%) Subversion
4 6 (3.64%) Hudson
4 6 (3.64%) Automake
5 5 (3.03%) Ant
6 4 (2.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.42%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 24 (14.55%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Games
3 7 (4.24%) Retail
3 7 (4.24%) Legal
4 5 (3.03%) Law
5 3 (1.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Military
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (53.33%) Developer
2 34 (20.61%) Graduate
3 30 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 29 (17.58%) Java Developer
4 29 (17.58%) C# Developer
5 22 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
6 19 (11.52%) .NET Developer
6 19 (11.52%) Junior
7 17 (10.30%) Junior Developer
8 14 (8.48%) Junior C# Developer
8 14 (8.48%) Junior Java Developer
9 13 (7.88%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.45%) Magento Developer
11 9 (5.45%) Analyst
12 8 (4.85%) Trainer
12 8 (4.85%) Tester
12 8 (4.85%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (45.45%) .NET
2 32 (19.39%) Java EE
3 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET
4 27 (16.36%) Spring
5 24 (14.55%) XML
6 21 (12.73%) WinForms
7 19 (11.52%) Hibernate
7 19 (11.52%) HTML
8 17 (10.30%) Web Services
9 16 (9.70%) .NET Framework
10 15 (9.09%) J2EE
10 15 (9.09%) jQuery
10 15 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (8.48%) WCF
11 14 (8.48%) CSS
12 11 (6.67%) REST
12 11 (6.67%) WPF
13 10 (6.06%) Silverlight
14 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (12.12%) Mathematics
3 15 (9.09%) Open Source
4 12 (7.27%) NHS
5 10 (6.06%) DTV
5 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.24%) STB
7 6 (3.64%) Digital Media
8 5 (3.03%) Social Media
8 5 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.82%) Physics
9 3 (1.82%) W3C
9 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.21%) iSeries
11 1 (0.61%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.61%) Statistics
11 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.33%) Windows
2 17 (10.30%) Linux
3 16 (9.70%) UNIX
4 6 (3.64%) Android
4 6 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.64%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.82%) Solaris
6 3 (1.82%) zOS
7 1 (0.61%) Fedora
7 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.94%) OO
2 52 (31.52%) Software Engineering
3 32 (19.39%) OOP
4 27 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (13.94%) Multithreading
6 19 (11.52%) MVC
7 18 (10.91%) Project Management
7 18 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.30%) Scrum
9 16 (9.70%) Performance Testing
10 15 (9.09%) TDD
11 14 (8.48%) Game Development
12 13 (7.88%) DSDM
13 8 (4.85%) Configuration Management
13 8 (4.85%) User Stories
14 7 (4.24%) Web Development
14 7 (4.24%) Kanban
14 7 (4.24%) RUP
15 6 (3.64%) Load Testing
15 6 (3.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.64%) C#
2 57 (34.55%) Java
3 25 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.15%) SQL
4 17 (10.30%) PHP
5 16 (9.70%) Python
6 13 (7.88%) C++
7 9 (5.45%) Perl
8 7 (4.24%) C
9 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.03%) XPath
10 5 (3.03%) VB
10 5 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.42%) Ruby
11 4 (2.42%) Scala
12 3 (1.82%) Groovy
12 3 (1.82%) COBOL
13 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.61%) VBScript
13 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 152 (92.12%) Degree
2 13 (7.88%) ISTQB
3 11 (6.67%) ISEB
4 7 (4.24%) MySQL Certification
5 6 (3.64%) HND
6 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.61%) MCTS
9 1 (0.61%) MCSE
9 1 (0.61%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.61%) SCCM
1 1 (0.61%) SCOM
1 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) Zend
3 5 (3.03%) SAP
3 5 (3.03%) Reuters
4 4 (2.42%) Typemock
4 4 (2.42%) Red Gate
5 3 (1.82%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (1.82%) Oracle
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco
6 2 (1.21%) HP
6 2 (1.21%) Intel
7 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.61%) Akamai
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) Symantec
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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EMIS
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago