Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 162 131
Rank change year-on-year +23 -31 -40
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 97 99 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.02% 1.49% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.60% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 137
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,700 £23,500 £21,150
90th Percentile £57,050 £68,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,409 6,189 6,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.66% 92.86% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,681 5,265 5,836
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in West Yorkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Leeds +8 52 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Halifax +27 26 £45,000 +50.00%
Bradford +34 7 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Wakefield -6 6 £38,000 +68.89% 5
Huddersfield -4 2 £43,750 -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 79 (81.44%) Degree
2 43 (44.33%) Software Engineering
3 40 (41.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 36 (37.11%) .NET
4 36 (37.11%) Linux
5 33 (34.02%) C#
6 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
7 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (26.80%) HTML
9 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
9 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
10 24 (24.74%) CSS
10 24 (24.74%) Mathematics
11 21 (21.65%) SQL
11 21 (21.65%) Git (software)
12 20 (20.62%) Test Automation
13 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
13 18 (18.56%) Node.js
13 18 (18.56%) Web Application Development
14 16 (16.49%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (16.49%) MVC
14 16 (16.49%) Validation
15 15 (15.46%) Windows
15 15 (15.46%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (14.43%) Embedded Software Development
16 14 (14.43%) ES6
16 14 (14.43%) C++
16 14 (14.43%) C
16 14 (14.43%) Electronics
16 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.12%) Apache
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) WordPress
3 3 (3.09%) CMS
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) Kentico
5 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.40%) GitHub
3 8 (8.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.09%) SaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Akamai
6 2 (2.06%) Basecamp
6 2 (2.06%) IaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Office 365
6 2 (2.06%) PaaS
7 1 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.03%) Force.com
7 1 (1.03%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.03%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Firewall
1 8 (8.25%) LAN
1 8 (8.25%) WAN
2 5 (5.15%) BGP
2 5 (5.15%) Cisco Firepower
2 5 (5.15%) Network Security
2 5 (5.15%) WLAN
3 4 (4.12%) EIGRP
3 4 (4.12%) OSPF
4 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.06%) Converged Networks
5 2 (2.06%) MPLS
5 2 (2.06%) VoIP
6 1 (1.03%) DHCP
6 1 (1.03%) DNS
6 1 (1.03%) HSRP
6 1 (1.03%) Internet
6 1 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) Couchbase
2 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.15%) MySQL
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.03%) DTS
4 1 (1.03%) OLAP
4 1 (1.03%) OLTP
4 1 (1.03%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.65%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.31%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.06%) Selenium
4 2 (2.06%) webpack
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.03%) Moq
5 1 (1.03%) NUnit
5 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (14.43%) Electronics
2 8 (8.25%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.22%) Finance
4 4 (4.12%) Legal
4 4 (4.12%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (43.30%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) C Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded C Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Real Time Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) .NET
2 26 (26.80%) HTML
3 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET
4 24 (24.74%) CSS
5 18 (18.56%) Node.js
6 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (13.40%) HTML5
6 13 (13.40%) RESTful
6 13 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
7 12 (12.37%) CSS3
7 12 (12.37%) Socket.IO
8 11 (11.34%) jQuery
9 9 (9.28%) Ajax
9 9 (9.28%) DOM
9 9 (9.28%) Express
9 9 (9.28%) Handlebars
10 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.12%) ADO.NET
11 4 (4.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (12.37%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.25%) Public Cloud
4 8 (8.25%) User Experience
5 4 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.12%) Life Science
5 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.09%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.06%) Social Media
8 1 (1.03%) Blog
8 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Windows
3 6 (6.19%) Unix
3 6 (6.19%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.33%) Software Engineering
2 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.74%) Mathematics
4 20 (20.62%) Test Automation
5 18 (18.56%) Web Application Development
6 16 (16.49%) MVC
6 16 (16.49%) Validation
7 15 (15.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (14.43%) Embedded Software Development
8 14 (14.43%) Software Architecture
9 13 (13.40%) Front End Development
9 13 (13.40%) OO
10 12 (12.37%) API Development
11 11 (11.34%) Scrum
12 9 (9.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (9.28%) QA Automation
13 8 (8.25%) Analytics
13 8 (8.25%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (8.25%) Workflow
14 7 (7.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.02%) C#
2 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.65%) SQL
4 14 (14.43%) C
4 14 (14.43%) C++
4 14 (14.43%) ES6
5 10 (10.31%) Python
6 9 (9.28%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.09%) Java
7 3 (3.09%) PHP
8 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 79 (81.44%) Degree
2 40 (41.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.15%) CCNA
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.06%) CCNP
6 2 (2.06%) CCSA
6 2 (2.06%) CCSE
6 2 (2.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) GDPR
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) Firmware
3 2 (2.06%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Google
3 7 (7.22%) ArcSight
3 7 (7.22%) CheckPoint
3 7 (7.22%) Cisco
3 7 (7.22%) Fortinet
3 7 (7.22%) LogRhythm
3 7 (7.22%) Palo Alto
3 7 (7.22%) SolarWinds
4 5 (5.15%) Citrix
4 5 (5.15%) Splunk
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle
6 3 (3.09%) AlienVault
6 3 (3.09%) CyberArk
6 3 (3.09%) VMware
7 2 (2.06%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.06%) F5
7 2 (2.06%) OutSystems
7 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.06%) Xamarin