Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 64 86
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.68% 2.29% 2.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.64% 5.42% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 39
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,875 £21,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £49,375 £54,100
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -2.99% -4.29%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 443 369 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 47.43% 42.22% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 388 327 522
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -7.41% +1.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £26,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Leicestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Leicestershire

Computer Science
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 within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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 -21 16 £60,000 +100.00% 5
Lutterworth - 1 £50,000 - 2
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 23 (92.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 14 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) OO
6 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) C++
7 8 (32.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (32.00%) OOP
7 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (24.00%) Xamarin
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) XAML
9 5 (20.00%) Automotive
9 5 (20.00%) Law
9 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) Xcode
9 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
9 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 5 (20.00%) Physics
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) C

Computer Science
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) WiX
2 5 (20.00%) Xcode
3 1 (4.00%) Firebug
General
1 5 (20.00%) Automotive
1 5 (20.00%) Law
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 3 (12.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) Angular 2
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (20.00%) MFC
3 5 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (20.00%) WPF
4 3 (12.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) Django
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) Jinja
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) OOP
3 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) B2C
4 5 (20.00%) Logistics
4 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (20.00%) Microservices
4 5 (20.00%) OOD
4 5 (20.00%) Physics
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Presales
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Adaptive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) C++
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (20.00%) XAML
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Degree
2 14 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (20.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (8.00%) hybris
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow