Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 54 87
Rank change year-on-year -14 +33 -45
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 31 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.60% 4.00% 2.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.97% 9.44% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 31
Leicestershire median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.08% +28.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £23,800 £20,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -6.67%

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 519 593 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 43.54% 42.39% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 399 489 401
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,600 £55,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +4.58%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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 +6 23 £30,000 - 1
Loughborough +9 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Hinckley - 1 £31,500 -
Computer Science
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 30 (96.77%) Degree
2 20 (64.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (45.16%) C#
4 13 (41.94%) .NET
5 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle
8 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (22.58%) C
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) HTML
9 7 (22.58%) CSS
9 7 (22.58%) OO
9 7 (22.58%) Firmware
9 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
10 6 (19.35%) OOD
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (19.35%) MVVM
11 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
11 5 (16.13%) SDLC
11 5 (16.13%) Image Processing
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) C++
12 4 (12.90%) MVC
12 4 (12.90%) Electronics
12 4 (12.90%) Apple

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 (9.68%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.23%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Google Play
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.23%) GSM
1 1 (3.23%) RS-232
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) QlikView
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Grunt
4 1 (3.23%) gulp
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Developer
3 5 (16.13%) C Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Embedded C Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Embedded Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Embedded Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Firmware Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Android Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Application Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Graduate
4 4 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (12.90%) iOS Android Developer
4 4 (12.90%) iOS Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Xamarin Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (12.90%) CSS3
3 4 (12.90%) HTML5
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) Xamarin.iOS
4 2 (6.45%) WPF
5 1 (3.23%) Sass
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) EPoS
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) CentOS
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 7 (22.58%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (19.35%) MVVM
5 6 (19.35%) OOD
6 5 (16.13%) Image Processing
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Android Development
7 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
7 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 4 (12.90%) SOLID
8 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.45%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) C
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Delphi
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) Degree
2 20 (64.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) GxP
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Apple
2 4 (12.90%) Google
2 4 (12.90%) Progress
2 4 (12.90%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
LEICS
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