Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 153 152
Rank change year-on-year +29 -1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 86 103 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.91% 1.58% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.69% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 71 83 111
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £23,074 £20,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% +10.71%

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 4,099 6,103 6,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 90.83% 93.83% 93.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,439 5,155 5,725
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +1 46 £47,500 +26.67% 14
Bradford +40 13 £51,750 -10.00% 3
Halifax -2 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Wakefield -4 4 £37,750 -24.50% 4
Huddersfield - 2 £51,750 - 2
Batley - 2 £35,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 68 (79.07%) Degree
2 42 (48.84%) Software Engineering
2 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (39.53%) DevOps
4 27 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (29.07%) C#
6 24 (27.91%) OO
6 24 (27.91%) Python
6 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
7 21 (24.42%) .NET
7 21 (24.42%) Scrum
7 21 (24.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
9 19 (22.09%) Java
10 18 (20.93%) Kanban
10 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (19.77%) Decision-Making
12 16 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 16 (18.60%) Finance
13 14 (16.28%) TDD
13 14 (16.28%) SQL
13 14 (16.28%) Linux
13 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
14 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (15.12%) Ruby
15 12 (13.95%) C++
16 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
16 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Software

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 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SPSS
1 1 (1.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) HFM
1 2 (2.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.81%) PaaS
4 3 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.33%) GitHub
5 2 (2.33%) IaaS
5 2 (2.33%) SaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.16%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) VPN
2 1 (1.16%) WAN
2 1 (1.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) OLAP
4 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.33%) DTS
5 2 (2.33%) Essbase
5 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.33%) OLTP
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.81%) JIRA
4 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.33%) NUnit
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.16%) GitLab
6 1 (1.16%) Moq
6 1 (1.16%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.16%) MSTest
6 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.16%) ProC
6 1 (1.16%) Protractor
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (1.16%) webpack
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Electronics
3 4 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) Software Engineer
2 21 (24.42%) Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Java Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) .NET
2 8 (9.30%) .NET Framework
2 8 (9.30%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.30%) CSS
2 8 (9.30%) HTML
3 7 (8.14%) .NET Core
4 6 (6.98%) React
5 5 (5.81%) Node.js
6 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.33%) CSS3
7 2 (2.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.33%) HTML5
7 2 (2.33%) jQuery
7 2 (2.33%) MDX
7 2 (2.33%) REST
7 2 (2.33%) RESTful
8 1 (1.16%) LDAP
8 1 (1.16%) Spring
8 1 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.16%) Blog
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Life Science
6 1 (1.16%) NHS
6 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (48.84%) Software Engineering
2 34 (39.53%) DevOps
3 27 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (27.91%) OO
5 21 (24.42%) Scrum
6 18 (20.93%) Kanban
6 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (19.77%) Decision-Making
8 16 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (16.28%) TDD
9 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
10 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (10.47%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (10.47%) Embedded Software Development
11 9 (10.47%) ITIL
11 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
11 9 (10.47%) Project Management
11 9 (10.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 8 (9.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.07%) C#
2 24 (27.91%) Python
3 20 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.09%) Java
5 14 (16.28%) SQL
6 13 (15.12%) Ruby
7 12 (13.95%) C++
8 9 (10.47%) C
9 8 (9.30%) PHP
10 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (6.98%) Perl
12 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
13 4 (4.65%) R
14 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
14 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.33%) Elixir
15 2 (2.33%) VB
16 1 (1.16%) ES6
16 1 (1.16%) Go
16 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (79.07%) Degree
2 21 (24.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.65%) PhD
4 2 (2.33%) CAPM
4 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.33%) PMP
5 1 (1.16%) ISACA
5 1 (1.16%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) GDPR
3 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.16%) CDISC
5 1 (1.16%) PMO
5 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Firmware
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Ansible
1 1 (1.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Dynatrace
3 5 (5.81%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle
5 3 (3.49%) Google
6 2 (2.33%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.16%) Splunk
7 1 (1.16%) VMware