Period
to 5 April 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 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 90 71
Rank change year-on-year +43 -19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 19 15 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leicester 3.65% 2.03% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.10% 6.98% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 3
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% +34.62%
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% +18.52% +12.50%

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 118 215 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 22.69% 29.05% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 107 101 109
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,569 £28,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £67,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 April 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 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) Embedded C
3 10 (52.63%) C
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) C++
5 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
5 7 (36.84%) Validation
5 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) OOP
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
10 1 (5.26%) CMS
10 1 (5.26%) Retail
10 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (5.26%) PHP
10 1 (5.26%) XML
10 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Junior
4 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Design Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Software Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Software Design Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Software Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 6 (31.58%) OOP
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) C
2 10 (52.63%) Embedded C
3 8 (42.11%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft