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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 163 140 122
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 44 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.35% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 5.05% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 49
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +11.07%
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
1413 1208 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.81% 26.67% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 900 1009
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -4 38 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Wakefield -14 4 £38,500 +87.80% 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 101 (98.06%) Degree
2 36 (34.95%) Java
3 35 (33.98%) SQL
4 34 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (31.07%) Finance
6 29 (28.16%) HTML
7 27 (26.21%) JavaScript
7 27 (26.21%) .NET
8 23 (22.33%) C#
9 22 (21.36%) CSS
9 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
10 20 (19.42%) Mathematics
11 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET
12 17 (16.50%) Oracle
12 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
13 16 (15.53%) Web Services
13 16 (15.53%) Retail
14 15 (14.56%) jQuery
15 14 (13.59%) Windows
15 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
15 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
15 14 (13.59%) Scrum
15 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
15 14 (13.59%) Java EE
15 14 (13.59%) JIRA
15 14 (13.59%) Software Architecture
15 14 (13.59%) CSS3
16 13 (12.62%) HTML5
16 13 (12.62%) Spring
16 13 (12.62%) Banking

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (11.65%) CMS
2 11 (10.68%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.91%) Confluence
3 3 (2.91%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.97%) SAS
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) JBoss
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) Force.com
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.80%) MySQL
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) JIRA
2 12 (11.65%) JUnit
2 12 (11.65%) Subversion
3 11 (10.68%) Maven
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.94%) Selenium
5 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.97%) PHPUnit
General
1 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Retail
3 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
4 13 (12.62%) Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 23 (22.33%) Analyst
3 19 (18.45%) Java Developer
4 15 (14.56%) Graduate
5 14 (13.59%) Junior
6 13 (12.62%) Tester
7 7 (6.80%) Performance Tester
7 7 (6.80%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (6.80%) Programmer
7 7 (6.80%) Help Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Junior Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Junior Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Graduate Programmer
7 7 (6.80%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
8 6 (5.83%) Graduate Java Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.16%) HTML
2 27 (26.21%) .NET
3 22 (21.36%) CSS
4 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET
5 16 (15.53%) Web Services
6 15 (14.56%) jQuery
7 14 (13.59%) CSS3
7 14 (13.59%) Java EE
8 13 (12.62%) Spring
8 13 (12.62%) Ajax
8 13 (12.62%) HTML5
9 12 (11.65%) Hibernate
9 12 (11.65%) SOAP
10 11 (10.68%) XML
10 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.80%) XSD
12 6 (5.83%) J2EE
13 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (2.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Mathematics
2 12 (11.65%) N-Tier
3 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.85%) Statistics
6 4 (3.88%) Physics
7 3 (2.91%) PMI
7 3 (2.91%) LIMS
8 2 (1.94%) NHS
8 2 (1.94%) User Experience
8 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.97%) Open Source
9 1 (0.97%) Social Media
9 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.97%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.97%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Windows
2 8 (7.77%) Linux
3 5 (4.85%) UNIX
4 2 (1.94%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
3 14 (13.59%) Scrum
3 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
3 14 (13.59%) Software Architecture
4 13 (12.62%) SOA
5 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
5 12 (11.65%) Web Design
5 12 (11.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (10.68%) Change Control
6 11 (10.68%) Stress Testing
6 11 (10.68%) Data Protection
7 9 (8.74%) MVC
7 9 (8.74%) ITIL
8 7 (6.80%) UML
8 7 (6.80%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) OO
9 6 (5.83%) Migration
9 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.95%) Java
2 35 (33.98%) SQL
3 27 (26.21%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.33%) C#
5 11 (10.68%) PL/SQL
6 10 (9.71%) C++
7 6 (5.83%) PHP
8 4 (3.88%) Python
9 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.94%) Ruby
10 2 (1.94%) PHP5
11 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.97%) Lua
11 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.97%) VBScript
11 1 (0.97%) C
11 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 101 (98.06%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.97%) CBAP
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
5 1 (0.97%) PhD
5 1 (0.97%) CCNP
5 1 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) SLA
2 11 (10.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (5.83%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.91%) Xen
2 3 (2.91%) XenServer
2 3 (2.91%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) Oracle
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) Hitachi
3 7 (6.80%) Dell
4 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.88%) HP
5 2 (1.94%) SAP
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
6 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.97%) Symantec
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Tableau
6 1 (0.97%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus, Car Allowance, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Virtonei Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on candidate & experience
Posted: 16 days ago