Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 73 81
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.55% 1.74% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.91% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 34
Leicestershire median annual salary £55,000 £33,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.18% -13.55% -13.89%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,025 £22,500
90th Percentile £85,625 £59,500 £93,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% -

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 886 891 1,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 94.16% 91.29% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 664 778 1,146
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,375
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -14 16 £60,000 +29.73% 1
Lutterworth - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 22 (91.67%) Degree
2 17 (70.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (62.50%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Python
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (29.17%) REST
7 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (25.00%) Xamarin
8 6 (25.00%) Angular 2
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (25.00%) Microservices
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (25.00%) Xcode
8 6 (25.00%) Objective-C
8 6 (25.00%) Logistics
8 6 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (25.00%) B2C
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Perl
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Ruby
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.83%) Subversion

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 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Xcode
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
3 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Firebug
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
2 7 (29.17%) REST
3 6 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) Django
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) Java EE
7 1 (4.17%) Jinja
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (25.00%) B2C
3 6 (25.00%) Logistics
3 6 (25.00%) Microservices
4 5 (20.83%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) Kanban
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Server Management
4 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Presales
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (8.33%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 4 (16.67%) C++
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Degree
2 17 (70.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) GDPR
1 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) hybris
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow