Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 196 211
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 39 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.81% 0.78% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.33% 3.93% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 45
Leeds median annual salary £22,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,375 £22,900
90th Percentile £42,500 £62,500 £74,150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £23,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -41.25% +14.29% -26.32%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 732 1,017 1,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.21% 19.86% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 591 804 1,115
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Leeds

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Leeds.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Leeds

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 39 (100.00%) Degree
2 37 (94.87%) Computer Science
3 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 20 (51.28%) Retail
4 18 (46.15%) Finance
4 18 (46.15%) HTML
5 17 (43.59%) .NET
6 16 (41.03%) CSS
7 15 (38.46%) Google
7 15 (38.46%) Twitter
8 13 (33.33%) C#
9 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
11 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
12 6 (15.38%) Selenium
12 6 (15.38%) BDD
12 6 (15.38%) Java
12 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 5 (12.82%) MVC
13 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
14 4 (10.26%) VB
14 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
14 4 (10.26%) VB6
14 4 (10.26%) TDD
14 4 (10.26%) Law
14 4 (10.26%) Legal
14 4 (10.26%) Scrum
14 4 (10.26%) Mentoring

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (5.13%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) VLAN
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
1 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Appium
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) NUnit
4 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.13%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (51.28%) Retail
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Law
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) Graduate
3 18 (46.15%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Graduate Java Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
8 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Graduate Automation Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Graduate Software Tester
8 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
8 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Tester
8 4 (10.26%) VB Developer
8 4 (10.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) HTML
2 17 (43.59%) .NET
3 16 (41.03%) CSS
4 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 37 (94.87%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
3 6 (15.38%) BDD
4 5 (12.82%) MVC
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Coaching
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.69%) SIEM
7 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.13%) OWASP
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.13%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.13%) System Testing
7 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) VB
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) VB6
5 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CCIE
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) CCNP
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Google
1 15 (38.46%) Twitter
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) AlienVault
3 2 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (5.13%) Gemalto
3 2 (5.13%) Imperva
3 2 (5.13%) Monetate
3 2 (5.13%) Symantec
3 2 (5.13%) WatchGuard
3 2 (5.13%) Xamarin