Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.79% - 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.97% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Wakefield median annual salary £22,500 - £35,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +15.38%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 78 107 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 31.08% 38.49% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 70 102 74
Wakefield median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,625 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +2.56%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

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

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Wakefield over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
3 2 (28.57%) Media Streaming
3 2 (28.57%) CCTV
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Capita
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C++ Developer
1 4 (57.14%) C++/C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Junior
1 4 (57.14%) Junior .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Junior C# Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Junior C++ Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Junior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CCTV
1 2 (28.57%) Media Streaming
1 2 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Capita