Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 65 70
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 12 17 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leicester 3.79% 2.46% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 14.53% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 8
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,250 £20,725
90th Percentile £49,625 £49,250 £75,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% +16.67%

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 Leicester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 94 117 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 29.65% 16.96% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 52 76 90
Median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,000 £26,475
90th Percentile £54,875 £55,225 £67,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -6.25%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Leicester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Leicester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Leicester.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Leicester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Leicester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Leicester over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) C
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
3 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (58.33%) Validation
3 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Shopify
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Shopify
General
1 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Design Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Software Design Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft