Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 72 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.09% 2.73% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.98% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 53
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -27.27% +51.72%
10th Percentile £32,700 £17,950 £25,450
90th Percentile £53,500 £50,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% +10.71%

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 1,076 1,210 1,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 92.28% 91.88% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1,005 1,059
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in South Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 -6 31 £42,500 +17.24% 19
Doncaster - 4 - - 1
Barnsley - 1 £45,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 36 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (50.00%) Java
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
5 12 (33.33%) Python
5 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) C
6 10 (27.78%) C++
7 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) OO
8 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) LabVIEW
9 6 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (16.67%) Spring
9 6 (16.67%) Business Development
9 6 (16.67%) Mechatronics
9 6 (16.67%) Physics
9 6 (16.67%) MATLAB
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 6 (16.67%) OOP
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (13.89%) BDD
10 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.89%) PHP
10 5 (13.89%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) Apache
1 4 (11.11%) Confluence
1 4 (11.11%) JBoss
1 4 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.78%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (11.11%) OLAP
1 4 (11.11%) Star Schema
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Cloudera CDH
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) ObjectStore
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) LabVIEW
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) Toad
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) GitLab
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Business Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Informatica BI Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) Apache CXF
3 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.11%) LAMP
3 4 (11.11%) Symfony
4 3 (8.33%) React
4 3 (8.33%) Redux
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Tez
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE
6 1 (2.78%) JPA
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) Lucene
6 1 (2.78%) Servlets
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 7 (19.44%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (16.67%) Business Development
4 6 (16.67%) Mechatronics
4 6 (16.67%) OOP
4 6 (16.67%) Physics
5 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 4 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
6 4 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) Python
4 10 (27.78%) C
4 10 (27.78%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 6 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.11%) Korn
7 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.11%) R
8 2 (5.56%) C#
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.78%) ES6
9 1 (2.78%) Go
9 1 (2.78%) PHP 7
9 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (11.11%) Postgraduate
4 2 (5.56%) CISSP
4 2 (5.56%) GIAC
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.56%) COBIT
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nessus
1 2 (5.56%) Nmap
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.78%) Oozie
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Packer
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Alteryx
1 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 4 (11.11%) Informatica
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
1 4 (11.11%) Tableau
1 4 (11.11%) Zend
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) Qualys
3 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) SaltStack