Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 49 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 40 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.89% 4.02% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 4.44% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 41
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -4.76%
10th Percentile £17,500 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £54,500 £65,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +6.87%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 765 766 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 93.52% 90.65% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 574 667 719
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 29 (72.50%) Degree
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) QA
6 9 (22.50%) Software Delivery
7 8 (20.00%) Linux
7 8 (20.00%) JIRA
7 8 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (17.50%) Unix
8 7 (17.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
9 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle
9 6 (15.00%) .NET
9 6 (15.00%) Confluence
10 5 (12.50%) User Stories
10 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (12.50%) BDD
10 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 5 (12.50%) Windows
10 5 (12.50%) OO
10 5 (12.50%) CISSP
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.50%) TDD

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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
1 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Google Play
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
1 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
1 3 (7.50%) Network Security
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Skype
3 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Impala
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (2.50%) Burp Suite
4 1 (2.50%) GitLab
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Games
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Business Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Junior
4 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Junior Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) CSS
3 3 (7.50%) LAMP
3 3 (7.50%) Symfony
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) D3.js
5 1 (2.50%) Java EE
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.50%) Raphaël
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) SAML
5 1 (2.50%) Spring
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Software Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.50%) BDD
4 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (12.50%) Epics
4 5 (12.50%) Information Security
4 5 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.50%) User Stories
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.00%) R
7 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.50%) ES6
8 1 (2.50%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (12.50%) CISA
3 5 (12.50%) CISM
3 5 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (5.00%) CRISC
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) SLA
4 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Nessus
2 2 (5.00%) Control-M
2 2 (5.00%) QRadar
2 2 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.50%) Ambari
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.50%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.50%) Nmap
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.50%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
3 3 (7.50%) F5
3 3 (7.50%) Fortinet
3 3 (7.50%) SonicWALL
3 3 (7.50%) Veracode
3 3 (7.50%) Zend
4 2 (5.00%) Qualys
4 2 (5.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (2.50%) Platfora
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) VMware