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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 123 134
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 54 79 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.52% 2.04% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.36% 6.48% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 66 62
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £55,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1238 1220 1492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 34.85% 31.52% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 964 973 1143
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 33 £38,750 -23.26% 10
Bradford -4 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Huddersfield +11 10 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Halifax - 1 £30,000 -
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 111 (85.38%) Degree
2 54 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (39.23%) JavaScript
4 46 (35.38%) C#
5 45 (34.62%) .NET
6 39 (30.00%) TDD
7 37 (28.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 36 (27.69%) Java
9 35 (26.92%) SQL
9 35 (26.92%) CSS
10 34 (26.15%) Scrum
11 33 (25.38%) Web Services
12 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
12 32 (24.62%) HTML
12 32 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (23.85%) Project Management
14 29 (22.31%) MVC
14 29 (22.31%) Microsoft
14 29 (22.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (20.77%) LESS
15 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
15 27 (20.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (20.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (20.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (20.77%) .NET Framework
15 27 (20.77%) WCF
15 27 (20.77%) HTML5
16 24 (18.46%) Entity Framework
16 24 (18.46%) NHibernate
17 21 (16.15%) ITIL

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 (4.62%) Confluence
2 5 (3.85%) Apache
2 5 (3.85%) JBoss
2 5 (3.85%) Mule
3 2 (1.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.54%) Kentico
3 2 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.77%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (6.92%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (6.92%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (8.46%) SaaS
3 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.62%) HTTP
3 5 (3.85%) Firewall
4 4 (3.08%) DNS
5 3 (2.31%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.31%) SAN
6 2 (1.54%) 3G
6 2 (1.54%) GSM
6 2 (1.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.54%) Wireless
7 1 (0.77%) DHCP
7 1 (0.77%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.77%) Network Security
7 1 (0.77%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (20.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (20.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.69%) MySQL
4 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (6.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (6.92%) Oracle Discoverer
5 7 (5.38%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.77%) Big Data
9 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.62%) JIRA
2 6 (4.62%) NetBeans
3 4 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.31%) JUnit
5 2 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.54%) Maven
6 1 (0.77%) GitLab
6 1 (0.77%) gulp
6 1 (0.77%) Mockito
6 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (13.08%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Banking
2 5 (3.85%) Marketing
3 4 (3.08%) Games
3 4 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Billing
4 2 (1.54%) Electronics
4 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (47.69%) Developer
2 30 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 27 (20.77%) Software Developer
4 24 (18.46%) C# Developer
4 24 (18.46%) C# Software Developer
5 23 (17.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 23 (17.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (13.85%) Analyst
7 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (11.54%) Java Developer
9 14 (10.77%) Applications Support
9 14 (10.77%) Support Analyst
10 13 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (7.69%) Software Engineer
12 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (6.15%) Architect
12 8 (6.15%) Software Analyst
12 8 (6.15%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.62%) .NET
2 35 (26.92%) CSS
3 33 (25.38%) Web Services
4 32 (24.62%) HTML
5 29 (22.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (20.77%) .NET Framework
6 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
6 27 (20.77%) HTML5
6 27 (20.77%) LESS
6 27 (20.77%) WCF
7 24 (18.46%) Entity Framework
7 24 (18.46%) NHibernate
8 21 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (13.85%) Spring
10 16 (12.31%) WinForms
11 14 (10.77%) RESTful
12 11 (8.46%) AngularJS
12 11 (8.46%) Hibernate
12 11 (8.46%) J2EE
13 6 (4.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.62%) User Experience
3 5 (3.85%) Fintech
3 5 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) AS400
5 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.54%) Life Science
5 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Linux
2 14 (10.77%) Windows
3 6 (4.62%) Mac OS
4 5 (3.85%) Android
5 3 (2.31%) Debian
5 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.31%) Unix
6 2 (1.54%) AIX
6 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.54%) Solaris
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.00%) TDD
3 34 (26.15%) Scrum
4 31 (23.85%) Project Management
5 29 (22.31%) MVC
6 21 (16.15%) ITIL
6 21 (16.15%) OO
6 21 (16.15%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.77%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 12 (9.23%) Coaching
10 11 (8.46%) ERP
10 11 (8.46%) Physics
11 10 (7.69%) OOD
11 10 (7.69%) SDLC
12 7 (5.38%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (5.38%) OOP
13 6 (4.62%) Machine Learning
13 6 (4.62%) Open Source
13 6 (4.62%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.23%) JavaScript
2 46 (35.38%) C#
3 36 (27.69%) Java
4 35 (26.92%) SQL
5 12 (9.23%) Python
6 9 (6.92%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.15%) C
8 7 (5.38%) C++
8 7 (5.38%) Perl
8 7 (5.38%) VB
9 5 (3.85%) Groovy
9 5 (3.85%) PHP
10 2 (1.54%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.54%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.54%) Ruby
10 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.77%) R
11 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (85.38%) Degree
2 37 (28.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.54%) MBA
3 2 (1.54%) PhD
4 1 (0.77%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) Docker
2 6 (4.62%) VirtualBox
3 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.54%) Firmware
5 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) Ansible
1 4 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.08%) Puppet
1 4 (3.08%) Salt
2 3 (2.31%) Terraform
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.77%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (22.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.62%) Oracle
3 6 (4.62%) Dell
3 6 (4.62%) SAP
4 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco
5 1 (0.77%) New Relic
5 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.77%) Splunk
5 1 (0.77%) Zend
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago