Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 42 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 51 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.99% 5.67% 5.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.03% 14.70% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 58
Sheffield median annual salary £36,250 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.56% +26.47% +30.77%
10th Percentile £17,925 £21,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -23.81% +40.00% +15.38%

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 359 347 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 39.80% 38.60% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 276 294 322
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +9.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (77.78%) Degree
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 17 (47.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 14 (38.89%) C#
5 14 (38.89%) SQL
6 13 (36.11%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) Oracle
7 11 (30.56%) Client/Server
8 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (19.44%) Web Services
11 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
11 7 (19.44%) OO
11 7 (19.44%) MVC
11 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
12 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (16.67%) Open Source
12 6 (16.67%) Analytics
12 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (16.67%) SaaS
12 6 (16.67%) Learning Management System
12 6 (16.67%) Web Development
12 6 (16.67%) SAML

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 (19.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) SaaS
3 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (13.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.78%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
1 6 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) PowerPivot
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.78%) Big Data
6 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.78%) Impala
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) GitLab
3 1 (2.78%) Gradle
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Graduate
3 8 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Graduate C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior .NET Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 6 (16.67%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) SAML
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) React
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) D3.js
6 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.78%) Raphaël
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Client/Server
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.67%) Learning Management System
2 6 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) 3D Printing
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (19.44%) MVC
2 7 (19.44%) OO
3 6 (16.67%) Analytics
3 6 (16.67%) ERP
3 6 (16.67%) Open Source
3 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) SDLC
4 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.11%) Coaching
5 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) Decision-Making
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (5.56%) VBA
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.78%) ES6
7 1 (2.78%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.78%) R
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Degree
2 17 (47.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.78%) CISA
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.56%) Control-M
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Nessus
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Capita
4 2 (5.56%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter
5 1 (2.78%) Veracode