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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 119 120
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.32% 1.57% 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.84% 4.82% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 45
Median salary £38,750 £50,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.26% +26.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £105,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 859 933 1069
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 34.26% 32.49% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 644 727 800
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 75 (83.33%) Degree
2 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.00%) Java
3 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
4 27 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (27.78%) C#
5 25 (27.78%) .NET
6 24 (26.67%) SQL
7 21 (23.33%) OO
7 21 (23.33%) TDD
8 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (20.00%) Spring
9 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (17.78%) Linux
10 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 16 (17.78%) Scrum
11 15 (16.67%) CSS
12 14 (15.56%) Web Services
12 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
13 13 (14.44%) HTML
13 13 (14.44%) Mathematics
14 12 (13.33%) RESTful
14 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.33%) ITIL
14 12 (13.33%) Project Management
14 12 (13.33%) Python
14 12 (13.33%) Coaching
15 11 (12.22%) J2EE
15 11 (12.22%) Hibernate
15 11 (12.22%) Physics

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 (6.67%) Confluence
2 5 (5.56%) Apache
2 5 (5.56%) JBoss
2 5 (5.56%) Mule
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.11%) Kentico
3 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (10.00%) SaaS
2 7 (7.78%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.67%) HTTP
3 5 (5.56%) Firewall
4 4 (4.44%) DNS
5 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.33%) SAN
6 2 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (1.11%) DHCP
7 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) MySQL
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.78%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.11%) Big Data
8 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) JIRA
1 6 (6.67%) NetBeans
1 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) JUnit
3 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.11%) GitLab
4 1 (1.11%) Mockito
4 1 (1.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Banking
2 5 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Games
3 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Developer
2 15 (16.67%) Analyst
2 15 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 15 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 13 (14.44%) .NET Developer
3 13 (14.44%) C# Developer
3 13 (14.44%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 12 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (12.22%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Architect
9 6 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Desktop Support
9 6 (6.67%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.78%) .NET
2 18 (20.00%) Spring
3 15 (16.67%) CSS
4 14 (15.56%) Web Services
5 13 (14.44%) HTML
6 12 (13.33%) RESTful
7 11 (12.22%) Hibernate
7 11 (12.22%) J2EE
8 10 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.89%) Entity Framework
10 8 (8.89%) HTML5
10 8 (8.89%) LESS
10 8 (8.89%) NHibernate
10 8 (8.89%) WCF
10 8 (8.89%) WinForms
11 6 (6.67%) JSP
12 5 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) User Experience
3 5 (5.56%) Fintech
4 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.22%) AS400
6 2 (2.22%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.22%) Life Science
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) Windows
3 6 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.44%) Android
5 3 (3.33%) Debian
5 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.33%) Unix
6 2 (2.22%) AIX
6 2 (2.22%) Solaris
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) OO
2 21 (23.33%) TDD
3 16 (17.78%) Scrum
3 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
5 13 (14.44%) Mathematics
6 12 (13.33%) Coaching
6 12 (13.33%) ITIL
6 12 (13.33%) Project Management
7 11 (12.22%) Physics
8 10 (11.11%) MVC
8 10 (11.11%) SDLC
9 9 (10.00%) OOD
10 7 (7.78%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (6.67%) DevOps
11 6 (6.67%) High Availability
11 6 (6.67%) Machine Learning
11 6 (6.67%) Open Source
11 6 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.00%) Java
2 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 25 (27.78%) C#
4 24 (26.67%) SQL
5 12 (13.33%) Python
6 7 (7.78%) Perl
6 7 (7.78%) VB
7 6 (6.67%) C
7 6 (6.67%) C++
8 5 (5.56%) Groovy
9 4 (4.44%) PHP
10 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.22%) Ruby
10 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.11%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.11%) R
11 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (83.33%) Degree
2 27 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.22%) MBA
3 2 (2.22%) PhD
4 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Docker
2 6 (6.67%) VirtualBox
3 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Ansible
1 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.44%) Puppet
1 4 (4.44%) Salt
2 3 (3.33%) Terraform
3 1 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) Dell
3 6 (6.67%) SAP
4 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) New Relic
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Splunk
5 1 (1.11%) Zend
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Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
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Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago