Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 30 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.36% 4.96% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 5.35% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 26
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £34,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.39% -42.92% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,700 £17,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £47,500 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £31,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +45.16% -48.33% +60.00%

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 828 841 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 92.62% 92.72% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 658 716 731
Sheffield median annual salary £41,301 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.82% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,625 £62,500
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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 26 (86.67%) Degree
2 18 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (56.67%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) C++
5 10 (33.33%) C
5 10 (33.33%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (30.00%) Unix
6 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) Python
7 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
8 7 (23.33%) JBoss
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (20.00%) SaaS
9 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (20.00%) Apache
9 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (16.67%) API Design
10 5 (16.67%) Fintech
10 5 (16.67%) OOP
10 5 (16.67%) OO
10 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
10 5 (16.67%) LabVIEW
10 5 (16.67%) Hibernate

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 7 (23.33%) JBoss
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.67%) Confluence
4 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.00%) SaaS
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.33%) GitHub
5 1 (3.33%) Serverless
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Cloudera CDH
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.33%) ObjectStore
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) Senior FPGA Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Java Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Test Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Test Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Graduate
3 3 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Apache CXF
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (6.67%) Symfony
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Tez
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) Redux
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SAML
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (16.67%) Fintech
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.67%) API Design
4 5 (16.67%) Business Development
4 5 (16.67%) Mechatronics
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) OOP
4 5 (16.67%) Physics
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
5 4 (13.33%) Internal Audit
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Security Hardening
5 4 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Network Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) C++
3 10 (33.33%) C
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.67%) Korn
6 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
7 2 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Degree
2 18 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (13.33%) CISSP
3 4 (13.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) COBIT
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Nessus
1 4 (13.33%) Nmap
2 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.33%) Oozie
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Packer
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Qualys
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Peoplefluent
4 1 (3.33%) SaltStack