Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 142 137
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -51
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 77 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.28% 1.55% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.64% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 85
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,850 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £63,050
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,933 4,686 4,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.68% 94.49% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,484 3,979 4,247
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +1.19%

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 32 (78.05%) Degree
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) .NET
4 14 (34.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (31.71%) C#
5 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
6 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
7 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
7 11 (26.83%) SQL
7 11 (26.83%) CSS
8 10 (24.39%) HTML
8 10 (24.39%) Linux
9 9 (21.95%) OO
9 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.95%) Web Development
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
10 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
10 8 (19.51%) QA
11 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.07%) Firewall
11 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.07%) LAN
11 7 (17.07%) WAN
11 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (14.63%) Python
12 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint

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 4 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Kentico
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.32%) GitHub
4 2 (4.88%) Akamai
4 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Office 365
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.44%) Force.com
5 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.44%) NuGet
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Firewall
1 7 (17.07%) LAN
1 7 (17.07%) WAN
2 5 (12.20%) BGP
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Firepower
3 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
3 4 (9.76%) OSPF
3 4 (9.76%) WLAN
4 3 (7.32%) Network Security
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) HSRP
6 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) Couchbase
4 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) DTS
6 1 (2.44%) OLAP
6 1 (2.44%) OLTP
6 1 (2.44%) RavenDB
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Moq
4 1 (2.44%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) QA Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Business Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
4 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.20%) Node.js
5 5 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.88%) React
7 2 (4.88%) Sass
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
8 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.44%) LESS
8 1 (2.44%) SailPoint
8 1 (2.44%) SignalR
8 1 (2.44%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Life Science
4 3 (7.32%) Social Media
5 2 (4.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.44%) Blog
6 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.32%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
4 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
5 9 (21.95%) OO
5 9 (21.95%) Web Development
6 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
7 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (14.63%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (12.20%) Kanban
9 5 (12.20%) SDLC
9 5 (12.20%) TDD
10 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.76%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (9.76%) QA Automation
10 4 (9.76%) SOLID
10 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (78.05%) Degree
2 14 (34.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) CCNA
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) CCSA
5 2 (4.88%) CCSE
6 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) ArcSight
2 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
2 6 (14.63%) Fortinet
2 6 (14.63%) LogRhythm
2 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
2 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) Google
4 4 (9.76%) Splunk
5 3 (7.32%) AlienVault
5 3 (7.32%) CyberArk
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.44%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam
7 1 (2.44%) webMethods