Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 66 39
Rank change year-on-year +19 -27 +35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 52 39 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.79% 2.84% 5.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.84% 7.96% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 79
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +53.85% -2.99%
10th Percentile £26,150 £23,150 £20,500
90th Percentile £51,875 £61,125 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 405 490 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 37.29% 35.64% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 349 406 430
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,700 £25,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,625 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +7 36 £30,000 -27.27% 12
Doncaster - 12 £30,000 - 1
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 35 (67.31%) Degree
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (51.92%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (30.77%) JIRA
6 15 (28.85%) Scrum
6 15 (28.85%) SDLC
6 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
7 14 (26.92%) User Stories
7 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 14 (26.92%) QA
7 14 (26.92%) Atlassian
7 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
7 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 14 (26.92%) Broadband
8 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (23.08%) Java
8 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (21.15%) Finance
9 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
10 10 (19.23%) J2EE
10 10 (19.23%) ERP
10 10 (19.23%) JPA
10 10 (19.23%) Spring
10 10 (19.23%) React
10 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
11 9 (17.31%) Gherkin
11 9 (17.31%) Information Retrieval
11 9 (17.31%) RESTful
11 9 (17.31%) Cucumber

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 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) SPSS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) Broadband
2 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
2 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.54%) Lumira
3 6 (11.54%) OLAP
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (11.54%) Star Schema
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) JIRA
2 9 (17.31%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.54%) Toad
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Software Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Business Support Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 6 (11.54%) ERP Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) ERP Support
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) SAP Support
8 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco Support
8 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
1 10 (19.23%) J2EE
1 10 (19.23%) JPA
1 10 (19.23%) React
1 10 (19.23%) Spring
2 9 (17.31%) Gherkin
2 9 (17.31%) RESTful
2 9 (17.31%) Servlets
2 9 (17.31%) Web Services
3 6 (11.54%) CSS
3 6 (11.54%) HTML
4 3 (5.77%) CSS3
4 3 (5.77%) HTML5
4 3 (5.77%) Sass
5 2 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (1.92%) MFC
6 1 (1.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.92%) Qt
6 1 (1.92%) WinForms
6 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) Robotics
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
1 1 (1.92%) Unix
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Scrum
2 15 (28.85%) SDLC
3 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 14 (26.92%) User Stories
4 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.23%) ERP
6 9 (17.31%) Information Retrieval
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Coaching
7 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.54%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (11.54%) Economics
7 6 (11.54%) High Availability
7 6 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (11.54%) Marketing Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Statistics
7 6 (11.54%) Time Management
7 6 (11.54%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
2 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 12 (23.08%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) MATLAB
5 6 (11.54%) R
6 3 (5.77%) C
6 3 (5.77%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.92%) Fortran
8 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) Degree
2 21 (40.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (11.54%) Postgraduate
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) CISA
5 1 (1.92%) CISM
5 1 (1.92%) CISSP
5 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Atlassian
2 6 (11.54%) Alteryx
2 6 (11.54%) IFS
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Tableau
3 4 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco