Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 131 82
Rank change year-on-year -9 -49 +103
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 189 235 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.90% 2.22% 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.01% 7.03% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 157 211 321
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +10.24%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,144 3,342 4,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.59% 31.56% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,591 2,826 3,228
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,625 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Yorkshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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 February 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
West Yorkshire -26 100 £40,000 - 14
South Yorkshire +32 51 £30,000 -40.00% 3
North Yorkshire -17 23 £45,000 +28.57% 4
East Yorkshire -3 9 £28,000 +7.69% 2
Humberside - 4 - - 1
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 147 (77.78%) Degree
2 95 (50.26%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (46.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 70 (37.04%) SQL
5 62 (32.80%) JavaScript
6 56 (29.63%) C#
7 43 (22.75%) Software Engineering
8 42 (22.22%) Java
8 42 (22.22%) .NET
9 38 (20.11%) HTML
9 38 (20.11%) Scrum
10 32 (16.93%) QA
11 31 (16.40%) Finance
12 29 (15.34%) CSS
13 27 (14.29%) T-SQL
13 27 (14.29%) SDLC
14 25 (13.23%) J2EE
15 23 (12.17%) SQL Server
16 22 (11.64%) XML
16 22 (11.64%) AngularJS
17 21 (11.11%) Spring
18 20 (10.58%) Web Services
18 20 (10.58%) User Stories
18 20 (10.58%) RESTful
19 19 (10.05%) Mathematics
19 19 (10.05%) JIRA
19 19 (10.05%) React
19 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (10.05%) Tomcat
19 19 (10.05%) ASP.NET

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 19 (10.05%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.65%) SAS
5 4 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
6 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.53%) Site Server
7 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (2.12%) SPSS
2 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.53%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.06%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (1.06%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.06%) Office 365
3 2 (1.06%) PaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.41%) Broadband
2 5 (2.65%) WAN
3 4 (2.12%) Internet
3 4 (2.12%) LAN
4 3 (1.59%) DHCP
4 3 (1.59%) DNS
4 3 (1.59%) RFID
4 3 (1.59%) SAN
4 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.59%) WLAN
5 2 (1.06%) SMTP
6 1 (0.53%) Network Security
6 1 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.53%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.53%) VoIP
6 1 (0.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.23%) MySQL
6 7 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (3.17%) OLAP
8 3 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.59%) Lumira
8 3 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.59%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.06%) Big Data
9 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.06%) Power BI
9 2 (1.06%) QlikView
10 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (10.05%) JIRA
2 14 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 14 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.23%) Selenium
4 6 (3.17%) ERwin
4 6 (3.17%) Subversion
4 6 (3.17%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.59%) NUnit
5 3 (1.59%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.59%) Toad
6 2 (1.06%) Appium
6 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.06%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.53%) JUnit
7 1 (0.53%) MSTest
7 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.53%) WATIR
General
1 31 (16.40%) Finance
2 15 (7.94%) Retail
3 14 (7.41%) Games
4 6 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.65%) Automotive
5 5 (2.65%) Marketing
6 4 (2.12%) Electronics
7 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (34.92%) Developer
2 41 (21.69%) Analyst
3 27 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 22 (11.64%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.99%) Java Developer
7 15 (7.94%) .NET Developer
7 15 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 14 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (5.82%) Support Analyst
10 10 (5.29%) Architect
10 10 (5.29%) Junior
11 9 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 9 (4.76%) Graduate
12 8 (4.23%) Scrum Master
13 7 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
13 7 (3.70%) Junior Developer
13 7 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.22%) .NET
2 38 (20.11%) HTML
3 29 (15.34%) CSS
4 25 (13.23%) J2EE
5 22 (11.64%) AngularJS
5 22 (11.64%) XML
6 21 (11.11%) Spring
7 20 (10.58%) RESTful
7 20 (10.58%) Web Services
8 19 (10.05%) ASP.NET
8 19 (10.05%) React
9 18 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (9.52%) Servlets
10 16 (8.47%) jQuery
11 13 (6.88%) JPA
12 12 (6.35%) Gherkin
12 12 (6.35%) HTML5
12 12 (6.35%) JSP
13 11 (5.82%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.88%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.29%) User Experience
4 8 (4.23%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.23%) Tandem
5 6 (3.17%) AS400
5 6 (3.17%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.12%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.59%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.59%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.06%) CCTV
9 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.06%) Life Science
9 2 (1.06%) Media Streaming
9 2 (1.06%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.52%) Linux
1 18 (9.52%) Windows
2 9 (4.76%) Unix
3 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.17%) AIX
4 6 (3.17%) Solaris
5 4 (2.12%) Android
5 4 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (50.26%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.75%) Software Engineering
3 38 (20.11%) Scrum
4 27 (14.29%) SDLC
5 20 (10.58%) User Stories
6 19 (10.05%) Mathematics
6 19 (10.05%) MVC
7 18 (9.52%) TDD
8 17 (8.99%) Data Analysis
9 14 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.41%) OO
9 14 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 14 (7.41%) Web Development
10 12 (6.35%) Information Retrieval
11 11 (5.82%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.82%) OOP
12 10 (5.29%) ERP
12 10 (5.29%) Project Management
13 9 (4.76%) Analytics
13 9 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.04%) SQL
2 62 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 56 (29.63%) C#
4 42 (22.22%) Java
5 27 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.94%) Python
7 10 (5.29%) C++
8 8 (4.23%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.70%) R
10 6 (3.17%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.17%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.65%) C
12 4 (2.12%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.12%) PHP
13 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.06%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.06%) Fortran
13 2 (1.06%) Perl
13 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 147 (77.78%) Degree
2 88 (46.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.65%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.12%) ISEB
4 4 (2.12%) PhD
5 3 (1.59%) CISA
5 3 (1.59%) CISM
5 3 (1.59%) CISSP
5 3 (1.59%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.59%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.06%) CCNA
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) CCNP
7 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.53%) MBA
7 1 (0.53%) MCSE
7 1 (0.53%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.93%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
2 1 (0.53%) GDPR
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Docker
2 2 (1.06%) Firmware
2 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) HP Fortify
1 2 (1.06%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 9 (4.76%) Oracle
4 8 (4.23%) Tableau
5 7 (3.70%) Google
5 7 (3.70%) Twitter
6 6 (3.17%) IFS
6 6 (3.17%) SAP
7 3 (1.59%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.06%) Capita
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix
8 2 (1.06%) EMC
8 2 (1.06%) HP
8 2 (1.06%) VMware
8 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.53%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.53%) Lotus
9 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.53%) NetIQ
9 1 (0.53%) Sage