Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 138 142
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 -43
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 75 83 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.92% 1.70% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.34% 4.97% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 80
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +31.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £103,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +18.42% +1.33%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,404 1,669 1,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.02% 34.10% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 1,327 1,434
Leeds median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,490 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Leeds

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Leeds

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 51 (68.00%) Degree
2 35 (46.67%) C#
2 35 (46.67%) .NET
2 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (34.67%) Mathematics
3 26 (34.67%) Test Automation
4 25 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
6 21 (28.00%) MVC
7 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
7 19 (25.33%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (22.67%) SQL
8 17 (22.67%) Google
8 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (21.33%) Web Application Development
9 16 (21.33%) HTML
10 13 (17.33%) CSS
10 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (17.33%) Finance
10 13 (17.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (16.00%) OO
11 12 (16.00%) Python
12 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
12 11 (14.67%) User Experience
13 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (13.33%) Public Cloud
13 10 (13.33%) QA Automation

Computer Science
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 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.33%) Apache
2 4 (5.33%) WordPress
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.67%) Akamai
4 2 (2.67%) Basecamp
4 2 (2.67%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) PaaS
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) LAN
2 7 (9.33%) WAN
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco Firepower
3 5 (6.67%) Network Security
3 5 (6.67%) WLAN
4 4 (5.33%) BGP
4 4 (5.33%) EIGRP
4 4 (5.33%) OSPF
4 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.67%) MPLS
5 2 (2.67%) VLAN
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) Power BI
4 2 (2.67%) ROLAP
5 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.33%) Gatling
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Moq
4 1 (1.33%) NUnit
4 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Retail
3 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.00%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Law
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) QA Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Consultant
4 8 (10.67%) Graduate
4 8 (10.67%) Implementation Consultant
4 8 (10.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 7 (9.33%) Business Consultant
5 7 (9.33%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Web Applications Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) .NET
2 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (21.33%) HTML
5 13 (17.33%) CSS
6 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.00%) jQuery
8 2 (2.67%) Symfony
8 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.67%) Web Services
8 2 (2.67%) XML
9 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.33%) J2EE
9 1 (1.33%) Java EE
9 1 (1.33%) JSON
9 1 (1.33%) JSP
9 1 (1.33%) RESTful
9 1 (1.33%) Spring
9 1 (1.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (14.67%) User Experience
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.33%) Public Cloud
4 6 (8.00%) Life Science
5 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Social Media
7 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.33%) Blog
7 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Unix
2 5 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Mathematics
2 26 (34.67%) Test Automation
3 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
4 21 (28.00%) MVC
5 16 (21.33%) Web Application Development
6 13 (17.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (16.00%) OO
8 10 (13.33%) CRM
8 10 (13.33%) QA Automation
9 9 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (12.00%) Workflow
10 8 (10.67%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (10.67%) SIEM
10 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.67%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (9.33%) Analytics
11 7 (9.33%) Scrum
11 7 (9.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) C#
2 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) Python
5 7 (9.33%) Java
6 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.33%) VB
7 4 (5.33%) VB6
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 51 (68.00%) Degree
2 25 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.33%) CCNA
3 4 (5.33%) CCNP
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.67%) CCIE
4 2 (2.67%) CCSA
4 2 (2.67%) CCSE
4 2 (2.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.67%) MBA
4 2 (2.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Google
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) ArcSight
3 7 (9.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (9.33%) Fortinet
3 7 (9.33%) LogRhythm
3 7 (9.33%) Palo Alto
3 7 (9.33%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.67%) AlienVault
4 5 (6.67%) Cisco
4 5 (6.67%) Splunk
5 4 (5.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (5.33%) Twitter
6 3 (4.00%) Adobe
6 3 (4.00%) CyberArk
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle
7 2 (2.67%) F5
7 2 (2.67%) Gemalto
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
7 2 (2.67%) Zend