Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 83 62
Rank change year-on-year +8 -21 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 42 13 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.61% 1.28% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 1.42% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 46
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,925 £30,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,425 £52,500 £84,375
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,087 918 1,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.55% 90.71% 90.92%
Number of salaries quoted 738 819 1,002
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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 -4 23 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 3 £27,500 - 1
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 34 (80.95%) Degree
2 33 (78.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (76.19%) .NET
4 23 (54.76%) C#
4 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (52.38%) SQL
6 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (45.24%) DevOps
8 18 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (42.86%) REST
8 18 (42.86%) .NET Framework
9 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
10 15 (35.71%) Windows
10 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 15 (35.71%) Scrum
10 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
11 13 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (30.95%) Python
12 12 (28.57%) OO
12 12 (28.57%) SOAP
12 12 (28.57%) Web Services
12 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
12 12 (28.57%) GDPR
13 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
14 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
14 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
15 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008

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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (14.29%) SQLite
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) Power BI
4 3 (7.14%) QlikView
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
3 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
4 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.43%) Subversion
4 9 (21.43%) TeamCity
5 6 (14.29%) JIRA
5 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (7.14%) Selenium
6 3 (7.14%) Xcode
7 1 (2.38%) Gradle
7 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 6 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Business Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 18 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 18 (42.86%) REST
3 12 (28.57%) SOAP
3 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 6 (14.29%) LINQ
5 6 (14.29%) WCF
5 6 (14.29%) WinForms
5 6 (14.29%) WPF
5 6 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (7.14%) Angular 2
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE
6 3 (7.14%) Java EE
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 3 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
1 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) DevOps
3 15 (35.71%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (28.57%) OO
5 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (21.43%) Kanban
7 9 (21.43%) Release Management
7 9 (21.43%) Server Management
7 9 (21.43%) Workflow
8 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 6 (14.29%) Service Management
8 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Logistics
9 4 (9.52%) Microservices
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) C#
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Python
4 12 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 9 (21.43%) Perl
5 9 (21.43%) Ruby
6 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.52%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) Degree
2 33 (78.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) GDPR
2 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) SCOM
2 3 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Citrix
2 3 (7.14%) Dynatrace
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Tableau
2 3 (7.14%) Xamarin