Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 85 38
Rank change year-on-year +31 -47 +47
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 27 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.98% 2.01% 5.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.43% 5.45% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 76
South Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +35.71% -
10th Percentile £17,750 £32,625 £20,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £62,500 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +16.67%

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 489 495 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 38.14% 36.91% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 425 424 461
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +24 42 £33,500 -44.17% 10
Doncaster - 6 £30,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (78.43%) Degree
2 29 (56.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) SQL
5 18 (35.29%) Java
5 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (29.41%) Web Services
7 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
8 14 (27.45%) J2EE
8 14 (27.45%) Spring
8 14 (27.45%) JPA
8 14 (27.45%) React
8 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
8 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
9 13 (25.49%) Cucumber
9 13 (25.49%) Gherkin
9 13 (25.49%) RESTful
9 13 (25.49%) Information Retrieval
9 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (25.49%) Servlets
10 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
11 11 (21.57%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) QA
11 11 (21.57%) JIRA
11 11 (21.57%) SDLC
11 11 (21.57%) User Stories
12 10 (19.61%) ERP
13 9 (17.65%) Broadband
13 9 (17.65%) Management Information System

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 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Broadband
2 3 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
2 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (11.76%) OLAP
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.84%) MySQL
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) PowerPivot
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Cucumber
2 11 (21.57%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Business Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Business Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Developer
6 6 (11.76%) ERP Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) ERP Support
7 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Customer Support Representative
8 3 (5.88%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) 3D Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Designer
9 2 (3.92%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Web Services
2 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
2 14 (27.45%) J2EE
2 14 (27.45%) JPA
2 14 (27.45%) React
2 14 (27.45%) Spring
3 13 (25.49%) Gherkin
3 13 (25.49%) RESTful
3 13 (25.49%) Servlets
4 5 (9.80%) .NET
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (5.88%) HTML5
6 3 (5.88%) MFC
6 3 (5.88%) Sass
7 2 (3.92%) Qt
7 2 (3.92%) SAML
7 2 (3.92%) WinForms
7 2 (3.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.92%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.96%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.49%) Information Retrieval
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) SDLC
4 11 (21.57%) User Stories
5 10 (19.61%) ERP
6 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Physics
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) CAD
9 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.88%) Open Source
9 3 (5.88%) TDD
10 2 (3.92%) CAE
10 2 (3.92%) Change Management
10 2 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) C
4 4 (7.84%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) Fortran
5 2 (3.92%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) VBA
5 2 (3.92%) VBScript
6 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (78.43%) Degree
2 29 (56.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.88%) PhD
4 2 (3.92%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.96%) CISA
5 1 (1.96%) CISM
5 1 (1.96%) CISSP
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Atlassian
2 6 (11.76%) IFS
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Capita
5 2 (3.92%) Cognizant
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) SAP