Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 67 58
Rank change year-on-year -14 -9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.82% 2.80% 3.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.60% 6.33% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 57
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -22.08% +40.00%
10th Percentile £23,850 £23,600 £20,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £45,501 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £33,450 £35,000
% change year-on-year +34.53% -4.43% -

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 391 537 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 39.57% 44.27% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 360 415 520
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,875 £54,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -15 9 £55,000 +83.33% 4
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (33.33%) OOP
7 5 (27.78%) C
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) OOD
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) C++
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) MFC
7 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
7 5 (27.78%) Physics
7 5 (27.78%) XAML
7 5 (27.78%) Automotive
7 5 (27.78%) Law
7 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (27.78%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) Master's Degree
7 5 (27.78%) WPF
7 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (27.78%) WiX
3 2 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 5 (27.78%) Automotive
1 5 (27.78%) Law
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior
3 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) MFC
2 5 (27.78%) WPF
3 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) OOP
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 5 (27.78%) OOD
5 5 (27.78%) Physics
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Software Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (11.11%) Android Development
8 2 (11.11%) B2C
8 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 2 (11.11%) Logistics
8 2 (11.11%) Microservices
8 2 (11.11%) MVVM
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
9 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) XAML
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP