Period
to 19 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 81 63 160
Rank change year-on-year -18 +97 -29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 218 100 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.43% 3.81% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 4.05% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 160 80 127
10th Percentile £26,175 £26,250 £22,800
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +12.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,981 2,471 6,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.11% 94.03% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,641 2,158 5,506
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +0.79%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,832 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% +8.25% +2.94%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2021. 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
South Yorkshire -8 72 £55,000 - 11
West Yorkshire -37 70 £43,750 +25.00% 26
North Yorkshire +3 62 £43,750 -7.89% 8
East Yorkshire -12 5 £26,000 -56.67% 2
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 119 (54.59%) Degree
2 87 (39.91%) SQL
3 73 (33.49%) C++
4 70 (32.11%) Wireless
5 68 (31.19%) Broadband
6 61 (27.98%) Python
6 61 (27.98%) Test Automation
7 59 (27.06%) TCP/IP
8 58 (26.61%) Ethernet
8 58 (26.61%) C
8 58 (26.61%) Wi-Fi
8 58 (26.61%) MQTT
9 55 (25.23%) HTML
10 54 (24.77%) CSS
11 52 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (23.85%) Software Engineering
12 49 (22.48%) Linux
13 47 (21.56%) Computer Science Degree
14 44 (20.18%) C#
15 40 (18.35%) Software Testing
16 39 (17.89%) JavaScript
17 38 (17.43%) HTTP
18 37 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (16.97%) Requirements Gathering
19 36 (16.51%) Telecoms
20 34 (15.60%) AWS
21 33 (15.14%) Performance Measurement
21 33 (15.14%) Validation
22 32 (14.68%) 802.11
22 32 (14.68%) HTTPS

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.75%) Apache Spark
1 6 (2.75%) Umbraco
2 5 (2.29%) Apache Airflow
2 5 (2.29%) Luigi
2 5 (2.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.92%) CMS
3 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.46%) Mailman
4 1 (0.46%) nginx
4 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (3.67%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.60%) AWS
2 16 (7.34%) Azure
3 11 (5.05%) Amazon Kinesis
3 11 (5.05%) AWS IoT
3 11 (5.05%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (5.05%) Serverless
4 10 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.13%) GCP
6 7 (3.21%) Power Platform
7 5 (2.29%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.92%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.92%) Trello
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.46%) GitHub
10 1 (0.46%) Linode
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (32.11%) Wireless
2 68 (31.19%) Broadband
3 59 (27.06%) TCP/IP
4 58 (26.61%) Ethernet
4 58 (26.61%) MQTT
4 58 (26.61%) Wi-Fi
5 38 (17.43%) HTTP
6 32 (14.68%) 802.11
6 32 (14.68%) HTTPS
6 32 (14.68%) STUN
6 32 (14.68%) Wireshark
7 26 (11.93%) Bluetooth
8 5 (2.29%) VoIP
9 4 (1.83%) Internet
10 3 (1.38%) Firewall
11 2 (0.92%) DNS
11 2 (0.92%) WAN
12 1 (0.46%) LAN
12 1 (0.46%) SSH
12 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.47%) MySQL
2 22 (10.09%) Big Data
3 21 (9.63%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.88%) Metadata
5 14 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.59%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.13%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.21%) Power BI
9 7 (3.21%) Tableau
10 6 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.29%) Azkaban
11 5 (2.29%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Bitbucket
1 11 (5.05%) Selenium
2 10 (4.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.21%) JIRA
4 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.29%) Moq
5 5 (2.29%) NUnit
5 5 (2.29%) Postman
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.29%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.38%) Spinnaker
7 2 (0.92%) Appium
8 1 (0.46%) Sourcetree
8 1 (0.46%) Travis CI
General
1 36 (16.51%) Telecoms
2 28 (12.84%) Social Skills
3 17 (7.80%) Finance
4 15 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.67%) Legal
6 7 (3.21%) Marketing
6 7 (3.21%) Publishing
7 5 (2.29%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.83%) Games
8 4 (1.83%) Law
9 3 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.92%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (27.98%) Developer
2 32 (14.68%) Automation Engineer
3 29 (13.30%) Software Engineer
4 27 (12.39%) Systems Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) C Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded C Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Linux Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.23%) HTML
2 54 (24.77%) CSS
3 32 (14.68%) 802.1X
3 32 (14.68%) XMPP
4 25 (11.47%) AngularJS
4 25 (11.47%) React
5 24 (11.01%) .NET
6 17 (7.80%) REST
7 12 (5.50%) jQuery
8 11 (5.05%) Node.js
9 10 (4.59%) ASP.NET
10 9 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.13%) Vue.js
11 8 (3.67%) CSS3
11 8 (3.67%) HTML5
12 7 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (2.75%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.75%) SciPy
13 6 (2.75%) TensorFlow
13 6 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.76%) Management Information System
2 26 (11.93%) Device Driver
2 26 (11.93%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.13%) User Experience
5 6 (2.75%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.75%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.75%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.29%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.29%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.92%) iPhone
9 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.48%) Linux
2 24 (11.01%) Windows
3 6 (2.75%) Android
4 5 (2.29%) Unix
5 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (27.98%) Test Automation
2 52 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (23.85%) Software Engineering
3 40 (18.35%) Software Testing
4 37 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (16.97%) Requirements Gathering
5 33 (15.14%) Performance Measurement
5 33 (15.14%) Validation
6 32 (14.68%) Integration Testing
7 31 (14.22%) DevOps
8 30 (13.76%) Analytics
9 27 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (11.93%) Device Driver Development
11 24 (11.01%) Mathematics
12 22 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (9.17%) Statistics
14 19 (8.72%) Full Stack Development
15 18 (8.26%) Scrum
16 17 (7.80%) Data Analysis
16 17 (7.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (39.91%) SQL
2 73 (33.49%) C++
3 61 (27.98%) Python
4 58 (26.61%) C
5 44 (20.18%) C#
6 39 (17.89%) JavaScript
7 31 (14.22%) Java
8 15 (6.88%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.67%) PHP
10 7 (3.21%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.29%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.83%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.83%) Scala
13 3 (1.38%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.38%) Ruby
13 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.92%) JSX
15 1 (0.46%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 119 (54.59%) Degree
2 47 (21.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.38%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.92%) ISEB
4 2 (0.92%) MCP
5 1 (0.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.46%) CCNA
5 1 (0.46%) CCNP
5 1 (0.46%) CCSP
5 1 (0.46%) CISA
5 1 (0.46%) CISM
5 1 (0.46%) CISSP
5 1 (0.46%) CRISC
5 1 (0.46%) HNC
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.21%) Data Quality
1 7 (3.21%) QA
2 5 (2.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) NIST
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (12.39%) Firmware
2 6 (2.75%) Docker
3 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.38%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (14.68%) Graylog
1 32 (14.68%) Kibana
2 14 (6.42%) Terraform
3 3 (1.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.88%) Oracle
3 8 (3.67%) Sage
4 6 (2.75%) Alteryx
5 5 (2.29%) Cisco
5 5 (2.29%) Citrix
5 5 (2.29%) StreamSets
5 5 (2.29%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.83%) BroadSoft
6 4 (1.83%) Google
7 3 (1.38%) VMware
8 2 (0.92%) Adobe
8 2 (0.92%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.46%) Aruba
9 1 (0.46%) Databricks
9 1 (0.46%) Dell
9 1 (0.46%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.46%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (0.46%) LogicMonitor
9 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds