Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 55 39
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 +40
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 56 56 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.11% 4.04% 5.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.00% 10.83% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 83
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% -1.52%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £64,625 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 400 517 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.50% 37.30% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 334 425 454
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,700 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +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 19 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +3 41 £41,250 +17.86% 1
Doncaster - 9 £28,000 -
Rotherham +6 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Barnsley +5 1 £42,500 +93.18%
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 36 (64.29%) Degree
2 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) SQL
4 16 (28.57%) Scrum
5 15 (26.79%) Java
5 15 (26.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (23.21%) JIRA
7 13 (23.21%) Finance
8 12 (21.43%) Statistics
8 12 (21.43%) HTML
8 12 (21.43%) Oracle
8 12 (21.43%) CSS
8 12 (21.43%) R
8 12 (21.43%) Analytics
9 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (19.64%) SDLC
9 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
9 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
10 10 (17.86%) Broadband
10 10 (17.86%) Python
10 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
10 10 (17.86%) User Stories
10 10 (17.86%) QA
10 10 (17.86%) Atlassian
11 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
12 8 (14.29%) RESTful
12 8 (14.29%) Web Services
13 7 (12.50%) Linux

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 6 (10.71%) SAS
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Force.com
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Broadband
2 5 (8.93%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.50%) Big Data
3 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.71%) Lumira
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (10.71%) Star Schema
4 5 (8.93%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) JIRA
2 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.71%) Toad
4 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Babel
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) JUnit
6 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Automotive
4 2 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Support
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) CSS
1 12 (21.43%) HTML
2 8 (14.29%) RESTful
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.36%) CakePHP
4 3 (5.36%) CSS3
4 3 (5.36%) Gherkin
4 3 (5.36%) HTML5
4 3 (5.36%) Spring
5 2 (3.57%) Ajax
5 2 (3.57%) J2EE
5 2 (3.57%) JPA
5 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 2 (3.57%) JSON
5 2 (3.57%) React
5 2 (3.57%) Servlets
5 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.79%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Credit Risk
2 6 (10.71%) Fintech
3 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.79%) Robotics
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.79%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Scrum
3 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.43%) Analytics
4 12 (21.43%) Statistics
5 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
5 11 (19.64%) SDLC
6 10 (17.86%) User Stories
7 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.71%) Applied Mathematics
9 6 (10.71%) Coaching
9 6 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (10.71%) Economics
9 6 (10.71%) High Availability
9 6 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (10.71%) Marketing Analytics
9 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
9 6 (10.71%) Time Management
9 6 (10.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 15 (26.79%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) R
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.86%) Python
5 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.71%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.93%) Go
7 5 (8.93%) Ruby
7 5 (8.93%) Scala
8 4 (7.14%) C#
9 3 (5.36%) C++
9 3 (5.36%) PHP
9 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.57%) Apple Swift
10 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Degree
2 15 (26.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.71%) Postgraduate
4 5 (8.93%) CCNA
4 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.36%) CCNP
5 3 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.71%) Alteryx
3 6 (10.71%) Tableau
4 5 (8.93%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) IFS
6 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) VMware