Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 66 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.91% 3.40% 3.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.09% 8.95% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 24
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -17.81% -27.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £22,500 £20,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% -4.11% -8.75%

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 Leicester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 216 324 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 37.44% 38.03% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 198 283 327
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,110 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,625 £55,000 £56,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Leicester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Leicester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Leicester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (18.18%) High Availability
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) OpenEdge
7 2 (18.18%) Progress

Computer Science
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 2 (18.18%) OpenEdge
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Database Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Physics
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Telematics
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Progress