Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 154 112
Rank change year-on-year +99 -42 +35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 115 145 221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.14% 2.10% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 2.30% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 93 125 177
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £21,050
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 2,591 6,307 7,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.27% 91.49% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,251 5,089 6,354
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,375 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 25 October 2020.

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 25 October 2020. 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
North Yorkshire +95 63 £47,500 +5.56% 2
South Yorkshire +30 37 £55,000 +29.41% 7
West Yorkshire +46 13 £35,500 -29.00% 6
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 91 (79.13%) Degree
2 72 (62.61%) Software Engineering
3 61 (53.04%) Scrum
4 57 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (45.22%) Project Management
5 52 (45.22%) Management Information System
6 51 (44.35%) Information Management
7 48 (41.74%) REST
8 46 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 45 (39.13%) SQL
10 38 (33.04%) JavaScript
11 37 (32.17%) Java
12 35 (30.43%) .NET
13 34 (29.57%) AngularJS
14 26 (22.61%) Data Structures
14 26 (22.61%) Algorithms
15 24 (20.87%) Test Automation
16 22 (19.13%) C#
17 21 (18.26%) Subversion
18 20 (17.39%) C
18 20 (17.39%) Python
18 20 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
19 16 (13.91%) GCP
19 16 (13.91%) C++
19 16 (13.91%) HTML
19 16 (13.91%) Google
19 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
20 15 (13.04%) Windows
20 15 (13.04%) Validation
21 14 (12.17%) Manufacturing

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 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Magento
1 1 (0.87%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.91%) GCP
2 14 (12.17%) Azure
3 7 (6.09%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (9.57%) Wireless
3 10 (8.70%) Ethernet
4 9 (7.83%) 5G
4 9 (7.83%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.96%) 4G
5 8 (6.96%) MQTT
6 7 (6.09%) Bluetooth
7 5 (4.35%) 802.11
7 5 (4.35%) Broadband
8 4 (3.48%) Internet
9 2 (1.74%) 3GPP
9 2 (1.74%) DHCP
9 2 (1.74%) DNS
9 2 (1.74%) IPv4
9 2 (1.74%) IPv6
9 2 (1.74%) MPLS
9 2 (1.74%) VLAN
10 1 (0.87%) WiMAX
10 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.70%) BigQuery
2 10 (8.70%) CloverETL
2 10 (8.70%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.35%) Big Data
4 3 (2.61%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.61%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.61%) MySQL
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) Informix
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (18.26%) Subversion
2 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.96%) JUnit
4 8 (6.96%) Spinnaker
5 6 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.22%) Travis CI
6 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.74%) Buildbot
7 2 (1.74%) Clang
7 2 (1.74%) CMake
7 2 (1.74%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.74%) GCC
7 2 (1.74%) JIRA
7 2 (1.74%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Sikuli
7 2 (1.74%) TestComplete
7 2 (1.74%) Xcode
8 1 (0.87%) webpack
General
1 14 (12.17%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.61%) Finance
3 3 (2.61%) Games
3 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Automotive
4 2 (1.74%) Military
4 2 (1.74%) Publishing
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (28.70%) Developer
2 29 (25.22%) Software Engineer
3 25 (21.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (12.17%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.57%) RF Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Senior RF Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) .NET Software Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) 4G Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Design Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Microwave Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) RF Design Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Senior 4G Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Senior Design Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Senior RF Design Engineer
9 7 (6.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.74%) REST
2 35 (30.43%) .NET
3 34 (29.57%) AngularJS
4 16 (13.91%) HTML
5 13 (11.30%) CSS
6 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.09%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.09%) 802.1X
8 6 (5.22%) JSON
8 6 (5.22%) RESTful
9 5 (4.35%) jQuery
9 5 (4.35%) Redux
9 5 (4.35%) Web Services
10 4 (3.48%) Ajax
10 4 (3.48%) HTML5
10 4 (3.48%) XML
11 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.61%) Spring
11 3 (2.61%) WCF
12 2 (1.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (45.22%) Management Information System
2 26 (22.61%) Algorithms
2 26 (22.61%) Data Structures
3 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.61%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.87%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.87%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.87%) User Experience
9 1 (0.87%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 13 (11.30%) Linux
3 5 (4.35%) Unix
4 2 (1.74%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.87%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (62.61%) Software Engineering
2 61 (53.04%) Scrum
3 57 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (45.22%) Project Management
5 51 (44.35%) Information Management
6 46 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 24 (20.87%) Test Automation
8 15 (13.04%) Validation
9 13 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (10.43%) DevOps
10 12 (10.43%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.70%) ETL
11 10 (8.70%) Machine Learning
12 9 (7.83%) Microservices
13 8 (6.96%) OO
14 7 (6.09%) Mathematics
14 7 (6.09%) MVC
14 7 (6.09%) OOD
14 7 (6.09%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.13%) SQL
2 38 (33.04%) JavaScript
3 37 (32.17%) Java
4 22 (19.13%) C#
5 20 (17.39%) C
5 20 (17.39%) Python
6 16 (13.91%) C++
7 10 (8.70%) R
8 5 (4.35%) Groovy
8 5 (4.35%) Kotlin
8 5 (4.35%) Scala
9 4 (3.48%) PHP
10 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.74%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.74%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.74%) Lua
11 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.87%) Go
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
Qualifications
1 91 (79.13%) Degree
2 20 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.22%) PhD
4 3 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.87%) CCSP
6 1 (0.87%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.87%) CISA
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.87%) CISM
6 1 (0.87%) CISSP
6 1 (0.87%) CRISC
6 1 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) NIST
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Terraform
2 1 (0.87%) Graylog
2 1 (0.87%) Kibana
2 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Google
2 14 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.22%) Autodesk
4 2 (1.74%) Nintex
4 2 (1.74%) Xamarin