Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 60 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 38 58 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.85% 4.16% 5.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.24% 10.51% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 52 66
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,750 £53,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.93% +48.28% +11.54%
10th Percentile £17,750 £24,725 £18,500
90th Percentile £49,688 £62,500 £61,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 525 552 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 39.44% 39.57% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 429 463 433
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 15 July 2018.

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 15 July 2018. 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 37 £31,000 -43.64% 13
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 30 (78.95%) Degree
2 21 (55.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 13 (34.21%) C#
6 13 (34.21%) .NET
7 11 (28.95%) Oracle
7 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
8 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
9 9 (23.68%) Web Services
9 9 (23.68%) Windows
10 8 (21.05%) Linux
10 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 7 (18.42%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) MySQL
12 6 (15.79%) SAML
12 6 (15.79%) Apache
12 6 (15.79%) SMTP
12 6 (15.79%) HTTP
12 6 (15.79%) DNS
12 6 (15.79%) MVC
12 6 (15.79%) ERP
12 6 (15.79%) Learning Management System
12 6 (15.79%) Open Source
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server

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 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
1 6 (15.79%) SMTP
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) PowerPivot
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.63%) Big Data
7 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Graduate
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Graduate C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Junior .NET Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) SAML
4 5 (13.16%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) RESTful
5 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
5 4 (10.53%) J2EE
5 4 (10.53%) JPA
5 4 (10.53%) jQuery
5 4 (10.53%) React
5 4 (10.53%) Servlets
5 4 (10.53%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) MFC
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) CSS
7 1 (2.63%) Qt
7 1 (2.63%) WinForms
7 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.79%) Learning Management System
3 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.63%) 3D Printing
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) OO
3 6 (15.79%) ERP
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Open Source
3 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.16%) Analytics
4 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.53%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Information Retrieval
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.53%) SDLC
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (5.26%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
6 2 (5.26%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.63%) Fortran
7 1 (2.63%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Degree
2 21 (55.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 2 (5.26%) PhD
4 1 (2.63%) CISA
4 1 (2.63%) CISM
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.63%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Capita
4 2 (5.26%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (2.63%) Veracode