Period
to 6 August 2020

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

Computer Science Degree
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 75 87
Rank change year-on-year +33 +12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 10 23 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.11% 2.21% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.31% 15.33% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 12
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 £28,625 £21,500
90th Percentile £49,875 £48,750 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.03% -18.42% +58.33%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 97 150 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 30.12% 14.40% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48 98 146
Median annual salary £45,000 £34,139 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.82% -12.46% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,300 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,375 £55,000 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% +1.23% -4.71%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Leicestershire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Leicestershire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Leicestershire

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +28 10 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wigston - 2 £47,500 -
Computer Science Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Shopify

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Shopify
General
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Software Design Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft