Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 60 46
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 40 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.52% 3.31% 4.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.35% 8.70% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 55
Sheffield median annual salary £36,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £17,750 £32,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £46,250 £62,500 £70,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,750 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -47.08% +60.00% +11.11%

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 324 368 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 36.65% 38.06% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 276 307 378
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.92% +13.57%
10th Percentile £26,875 £26,250 £20,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 25 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Java
4 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (37.50%) Web Services
5 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
7 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (30.00%) React
7 12 (30.00%) JPA
7 12 (30.00%) Spring
7 12 (30.00%) J2EE
7 12 (30.00%) SQL
8 11 (27.50%) Servlets
8 11 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (27.50%) RESTful
8 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
8 11 (27.50%) Gherkin
8 11 (27.50%) Information Retrieval
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) C#
11 7 (17.50%) Windows
12 6 (15.00%) .NET
12 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
12 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
12 6 (15.00%) MySQL

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 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
1 4 (10.00%) SMTP
2 3 (7.50%) Broadband
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
2 11 (27.50%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.00%) MySQL
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.00%) PowerPivot
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
1 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Customer Support Representative
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) 3D CAD Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (30.00%) J2EE
2 12 (30.00%) JPA
2 12 (30.00%) React
2 12 (30.00%) Spring
3 11 (27.50%) Gherkin
3 11 (27.50%) RESTful
3 11 (27.50%) Servlets
4 6 (15.00%) .NET
4 6 (15.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) SAML
6 3 (7.50%) CSS3
6 3 (7.50%) HTML5
6 3 (7.50%) MFC
6 3 (7.50%) Sass
7 2 (5.00%) jQuery
7 2 (5.00%) Qt
7 2 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.00%) Learning Management System
3 2 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) 3D Printing
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (27.50%) Information Retrieval
4 5 (12.50%) Analytics
4 5 (12.50%) Open Source
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) SDLC
4 5 (12.50%) User Stories
5 4 (10.00%) Coaching
5 4 (10.00%) ERP
5 4 (10.00%) Physics
5 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.50%) CAD
6 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.50%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (12.50%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) C
8 2 (5.00%) Fortran
8 2 (5.00%) VB
8 2 (5.00%) VBA
8 2 (5.00%) VBScript
9 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Python
9 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Degree
2 25 (62.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.50%) PhD
4 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.50%) CISA
5 1 (2.50%) CISM
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.50%) Capita
4 2 (5.00%) Cognizant