The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - - 3.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33 55 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 35.48% 33.54% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 38
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £38,650 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Wakefield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Material Design Lite
1 1 (100.00%) Material Design

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Material Design
1 1 (100.00%) Material Design Lite
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree