Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 44 43
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 31 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 8.43% 4.73% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 4.96% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 34
Median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -30.00%
10th Percentile £48,675 £21,250 £18,975
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,750 £68,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -11.11%

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 392 625 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 94.46% 95.42% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 326 546 636
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £25,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Sheffield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Sheffield

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Sheffield over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) C
3 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
4 14 (40.00%) Subversion
4 14 (40.00%) C#
4 14 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 14 (40.00%) Validation
5 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
6 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
7 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (31.43%) C++
8 9 (25.71%) Wireless
8 9 (25.71%) 5G
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
9 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (22.86%) 4G
9 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
10 7 (20.00%) REST
10 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (17.14%) Travis CI
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) .NET
11 6 (17.14%) OO
11 6 (17.14%) Python
11 6 (17.14%) PhD

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) AWS
1 5 (14.29%) Azure
1 5 (14.29%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (25.71%) 5G
2 9 (25.71%) Wireless
3 8 (22.86%) 4G
4 7 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.29%) Bluetooth
6 5 (14.29%) MQTT
7 4 (11.43%) 802.11
8 3 (8.57%) Broadband
9 2 (5.71%) 3GPP
9 2 (5.71%) DHCP
9 2 (5.71%) DNS
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
9 2 (5.71%) IPv4
9 2 (5.71%) IPv6
9 2 (5.71%) MPLS
9 2 (5.71%) VLAN
10 1 (2.86%) LTE
10 1 (2.86%) MIMO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Subversion
2 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (17.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (17.14%) Travis CI
5 5 (14.29%) JUnit
6 2 (5.71%) Buildbot
6 2 (5.71%) Clang
6 2 (5.71%) CMake
6 2 (5.71%) CruiseControl
6 2 (5.71%) GCC
6 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.71%) Xcode
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) RF Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Senior RF Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Software Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) 4G Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Design Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Microwave Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) RF Design Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior 4G Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Design Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior RF Design Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) REST
2 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
2 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
3 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) Redux
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) CryEngine
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) Laravel
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
5 1 (2.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.86%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.86%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Validation
3 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.14%) OO
6 6 (17.14%) OOD
7 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 5 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Measurement
9 2 (5.71%) Device Driver Development
9 2 (5.71%) Storage Management
10 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (2.86%) Game Development
10 1 (2.86%) OOP
10 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C
2 14 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) C++
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) Groovy
5 5 (14.29%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) Kotlin
5 5 (14.29%) Scala
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.71%) Lua
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (17.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Autodesk
3 5 (14.29%) Google