Period
to 25 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 60 58
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 35 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.88% 3.85% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 4.12% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 39
Median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £36,750 £21,250 £20,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 502 849 1,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 93.31% 93.50% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 423 739 860
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,700 £24,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +21 36 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 19 (51.35%) Degree
2 18 (48.65%) C
3 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
4 15 (40.54%) Subversion
5 14 (37.84%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
5 14 (37.84%) Validation
6 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
6 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
7 12 (32.43%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (32.43%) C++
8 9 (24.32%) Wireless
8 9 (24.32%) 5G
9 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (21.62%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) Ethernet
9 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.62%) 4G
9 8 (21.62%) REST
9 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
10 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (16.22%) Requirements Gathering
11 6 (16.22%) 802.1X
11 6 (16.22%) Travis CI
11 6 (16.22%) Autodesk
11 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 6 (16.22%) HTML

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (13.51%) AWS
1 5 (13.51%) Azure
1 5 (13.51%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (24.32%) 5G
2 9 (24.32%) Wireless
3 8 (21.62%) 4G
3 8 (21.62%) Ethernet
4 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 6 (16.22%) Bluetooth
5 6 (16.22%) MQTT
6 4 (10.81%) 802.11
6 4 (10.81%) Broadband
7 2 (5.41%) 3GPP
7 2 (5.41%) DHCP
7 2 (5.41%) DNS
7 2 (5.41%) Internet
7 2 (5.41%) IPv4
7 2 (5.41%) IPv6
7 2 (5.41%) MPLS
7 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) 3G
8 1 (2.70%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Subversion
2 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (16.22%) Travis CI
5 5 (13.51%) JUnit
6 2 (5.41%) Buildbot
6 2 (5.41%) Clang
6 2 (5.41%) CMake
6 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
6 2 (5.41%) GCC
6 2 (5.41%) JIRA
6 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
6 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.41%) Xcode
General
1 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 2 (5.41%) Automotive
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Military
4 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Software Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) RF Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Senior RF Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) 4G Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Design Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Microwave Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) RF Design Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior 4G Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Design Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior RF Design Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 4 (10.81%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) REST
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (16.22%) 802.1X
2 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) Redux
4 2 (5.41%) JSON
4 2 (5.41%) Laravel
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) Yii
5 1 (2.70%) CryEngine
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.70%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.22%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.41%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.70%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
2 14 (37.84%) Validation
3 13 (35.14%) Test Automation
4 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.22%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) OOD
5 6 (16.22%) Requirements Gathering
6 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Measurement
8 2 (5.41%) Device Driver Development
8 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 2 (5.41%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) Storage Management
9 1 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C
2 14 (37.84%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) C++
4 6 (16.22%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) Groovy
5 5 (13.51%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) Kotlin
5 5 (13.51%) Scala
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) Lua
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (16.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Autodesk
3 5 (13.51%) Google