Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 36 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 42 51 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.12% 4.97% 5.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.63% 13.49% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 67
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,900 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £63,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69% -1.52%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 287 378 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.96% 36.81% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 255 321 356
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -1.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Sheffield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Sheffield

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Degree
3 16 (38.10%) Scrum
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 14 (33.33%) Java
5 14 (33.33%) JIRA
5 14 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (28.57%) SDLC
6 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
7 11 (26.19%) Broadband
7 11 (26.19%) QA
7 11 (26.19%) Atlassian
7 11 (26.19%) User Stories
8 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 9 (21.43%) CSS
8 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 9 (21.43%) Python
9 8 (19.05%) Web Services
9 8 (19.05%) RESTful
10 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 7 (16.67%) Big Data
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle
11 6 (14.29%) Analytics
11 6 (14.29%) Statistics
11 6 (14.29%) R
11 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
11 6 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (11.90%) Ruby

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Broadband
2 5 (11.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Babel
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) 1st Line Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (11.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco Support
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 5 (11.90%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (11.90%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) CSS
1 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) RESTful
2 8 (19.05%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 3 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
4 2 (4.76%) JPA
4 2 (4.76%) React
4 2 (4.76%) Servlets
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Thrift
5 1 (2.38%) CakePHP
5 1 (2.38%) MFC
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.38%) Qt
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
1 5 (11.90%) Fintech
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.38%) Robotics
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Scrum
3 12 (28.57%) SDLC
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.19%) User Stories
5 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.29%) Analytics
6 6 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 6 (14.29%) Statistics
7 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) DevOps
8 3 (7.14%) Information Retrieval
8 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
4 9 (21.43%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) R
6 5 (11.90%) Go
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
6 5 (11.90%) Scala
7 3 (7.14%) C#
7 3 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
8 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 14 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.90%) CCNA
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) CCNP
4 3 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Atlassian
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com