Period
to 21 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 163 138
Rank change year-on-year +46 -25 -30
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 122 108 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.22% 1.58% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.02% 4.64% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 99 96 142
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.42% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £19,650
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £78,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,028 2,329 2,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.95% 34.05% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,594 1,882 2,082
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +19 75 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Halifax +29 29 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Bradford +29 9 £42,000 +15.07% 4
Wakefield -12 4 £38,066 +69.18% 1
Wetherby -7 1 £23,500 -22.95% 1
Cleckheaton - 1 £23,500 - 1
Ilkley - 1 £23,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 98 (80.33%) Degree
2 51 (41.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (37.70%) C#
3 46 (37.70%) .NET
4 42 (34.43%) Software Engineering
5 41 (33.61%) JavaScript
6 39 (31.97%) Linux
7 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (27.05%) HTML
9 31 (25.41%) Mathematics
10 30 (24.59%) ASP.NET
11 29 (23.77%) Test Automation
12 26 (21.31%) CSS
13 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
14 23 (18.85%) MVC
15 22 (18.03%) Git (software)
16 21 (17.21%) SQL
17 20 (16.39%) Self-Motivation
18 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
18 19 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (14.75%) Google
19 18 (14.75%) Node.js
19 18 (14.75%) Web Application Development
20 17 (13.93%) GitHub
20 17 (13.93%) RESTful
20 17 (13.93%) OO
21 16 (13.11%) API Development
21 16 (13.11%) Front End Development
21 16 (13.11%) ES6
21 16 (13.11%) Socket.IO

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 6 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.28%) Apache
2 4 (3.28%) IIS
2 4 (3.28%) WordPress
3 3 (2.46%) CMS
3 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.82%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.93%) GitHub
2 15 (12.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.28%) SaaS
6 2 (1.64%) Akamai
6 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.64%) Basecamp
6 2 (1.64%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (1.64%) IaaS
6 2 (1.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.82%) NuGet
7 1 (0.82%) Serverless
7 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Firewall
2 7 (5.74%) LAN
2 7 (5.74%) WAN
3 5 (4.10%) Cisco Firepower
3 5 (4.10%) Network Security
3 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.10%) WLAN
4 4 (3.28%) BGP
4 4 (3.28%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.28%) OSPF
5 2 (1.64%) MPLS
5 2 (1.64%) VLAN
5 2 (1.64%) VPN
5 2 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) MySQL
3 6 (4.92%) Couchbase
3 6 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.46%) Power BI
6 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.64%) ROLAP
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.82%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.82%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.28%) Selenium
4 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.46%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.82%) Gatling
5 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.82%) Moq
5 1 (0.82%) NUnit
5 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Electronics
3 11 (9.02%) Retail
4 10 (8.20%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.74%) Legal
6 6 (4.92%) Marketing
7 3 (2.46%) Law
8 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (45.08%) Developer
2 20 (16.39%) Software Engineer
3 17 (13.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Node.js Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (9.84%) C Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Embedded C Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Real Time Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.70%) .NET
2 33 (27.05%) HTML
3 30 (24.59%) ASP.NET
4 26 (21.31%) CSS
5 19 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (14.75%) Node.js
7 17 (13.93%) RESTful
8 16 (13.11%) Socket.IO
9 15 (12.30%) .NET Framework
10 14 (11.48%) jQuery
10 14 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (10.66%) HTML5
12 12 (9.84%) CSS3
13 11 (9.02%) Ajax
13 11 (9.02%) DOM
13 11 (9.02%) Express
13 11 (9.02%) Handlebars
14 5 (4.10%) Sequelize
14 5 (4.10%) XML
15 4 (3.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (13.11%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.84%) User Experience
5 10 (8.20%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.92%) Life Science
6 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.46%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.64%) Social Media
10 1 (0.82%) Blog
10 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.82%) Replication
10 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.97%) Linux
2 12 (9.84%) Windows
3 7 (5.74%) Unix
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.43%) Software Engineering
2 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.41%) Mathematics
4 29 (23.77%) Test Automation
5 23 (18.85%) MVC
6 18 (14.75%) Web Application Development
7 17 (13.93%) OO
8 16 (13.11%) API Development
8 16 (13.11%) Front End Development
9 14 (11.48%) Software Architecture
10 13 (10.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (10.66%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (10.66%) Validation
11 12 (9.84%) Embedded Software Development
11 12 (9.84%) Scrum
12 11 (9.02%) Analytics
12 11 (9.02%) QA Automation
13 10 (8.20%) CRM
14 9 (7.38%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (7.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.70%) C#
2 41 (33.61%) JavaScript
3 21 (17.21%) SQL
4 16 (13.11%) ES6
5 13 (10.66%) C
6 12 (9.84%) C++
6 12 (9.84%) Python
7 7 (5.74%) Java
8 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.46%) VB
9 3 (2.46%) VB6
10 2 (1.64%) PHP
10 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.82%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.82%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.82%) Go
11 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 98 (80.33%) Degree
2 51 (41.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.28%) CCNA
4 4 (3.28%) CCNP
5 2 (1.64%) CCIE
5 2 (1.64%) CCSA
5 2 (1.64%) CCSE
5 2 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.64%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.64%) MBA
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.82%) ISEB
6 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.66%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Docker
3 1 (0.82%) Firmware
3 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.75%) Google
3 7 (5.74%) ArcSight
3 7 (5.74%) CheckPoint
3 7 (5.74%) Fortinet
3 7 (5.74%) LogRhythm
3 7 (5.74%) Palo Alto
3 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds
4 6 (4.92%) Cisco
5 5 (4.10%) AlienVault
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle
5 5 (4.10%) Splunk
6 4 (3.28%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (3.28%) Twitter
7 3 (2.46%) Adobe
7 3 (2.46%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.64%) Gemalto
8 2 (1.64%) Imperva
8 2 (1.64%) Monetate
8 2 (1.64%) Xamarin