Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 133 119
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 218 206 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.60% 2.17% 2.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.91% 6.14% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 170 178 237
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,816 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.96% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £20,725 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £68,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 3,156 3,353 3,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.62% 35.25% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,451 2,666 2,991
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +44 122 £45,000 +2.86% 22
South Yorkshire -20 43 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North Yorkshire +15 36 £32,500 -18.75% 4
East Yorkshire -5 15 £26,000 -7.14% 3
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 178 (81.65%) Degree
2 92 (42.20%) C#
3 90 (41.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 89 (40.83%) .NET
5 74 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (27.98%) Software Engineering
7 60 (27.52%) SQL
8 59 (27.06%) Microsoft
9 51 (23.39%) JavaScript
9 51 (23.39%) Test Automation
10 46 (21.10%) SQL Server
11 44 (20.18%) Scrum
12 43 (19.72%) ASP.NET
12 43 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 43 (19.72%) Mathematics
13 42 (19.27%) Linux
14 38 (17.43%) Finance
15 36 (16.51%) HTML
16 34 (15.60%) Windows
17 33 (15.14%) OO
18 30 (13.76%) Project Management
18 30 (13.76%) .NET Framework
19 29 (13.30%) MVC
20 28 (12.84%) Self-Motivation
21 25 (11.47%) CSS
21 25 (11.47%) Oracle
21 25 (11.47%) Google
21 25 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (11.01%) Git (software)
22 24 (11.01%) MySQL

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 12 (5.50%) Apache
2 11 (5.05%) NServiceBus
3 8 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.21%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.83%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) nginx
5 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.83%) WordPress
6 3 (1.38%) Confluence
7 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.92%) CMS
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.92%) SAS
7 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.42%) GitHub
3 13 (5.96%) SaaS
4 10 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.59%) PaaS
5 5 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.38%) FinancialForce
8 2 (0.92%) Akamai
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.92%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.92%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.92%) IaaS
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.46%) Google Play
9 1 (0.46%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.50%) Firewall
2 11 (5.05%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.67%) DNS
3 8 (3.67%) VPN
4 6 (2.75%) LAN
4 6 (2.75%) Network Security
4 6 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (2.75%) WAN
5 4 (1.83%) 4G
5 4 (1.83%) HTTP
5 4 (1.83%) SMTP
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (1.38%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.38%) WLAN
7 2 (0.92%) BGP
7 2 (0.92%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.92%) OSPF
7 2 (0.92%) VLAN
7 2 (0.92%) Wireless
8 1 (0.46%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.01%) MySQL
3 16 (7.34%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.21%) Couchbase
6 6 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.38%) Power BI
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.92%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.92%) ROLAP
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.46%) QlikView
11 1 (0.46%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 24 (11.01%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.59%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.67%) JIRA
4 7 (3.21%) Selenium
5 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.83%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.92%) JUnit
8 2 (0.92%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.46%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.46%) Gatling
9 1 (0.46%) GitLab
9 1 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.46%) Mockito
9 1 (0.46%) NUnit
9 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.46%) Subversion
9 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (17.43%) Finance
2 17 (7.80%) Retail
3 12 (5.50%) Electronics
3 12 (5.50%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.59%) Law
5 8 (3.67%) Legal
6 7 (3.21%) Banking
6 7 (3.21%) Marketing
7 6 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.29%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.38%) Automotive
9 3 (1.38%) Games
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (45.41%) Developer
2 36 (16.51%) .NET Developer
3 28 (12.84%) Analyst
3 28 (12.84%) Software Engineer
4 26 (11.93%) Software Developer
5 25 (11.47%) Graduate
5 25 (11.47%) Junior
6 21 (9.63%) C# Developer
7 19 (8.72%) Graduate Developer
8 17 (7.80%) Senior Developer
9 16 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (6.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (6.88%) Junior Developer
11 13 (5.96%) Node.js Developer
12 12 (5.50%) Embedded Engineer
12 12 (5.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 12 (5.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 11 (5.05%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (4.59%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (40.83%) .NET
2 43 (19.72%) ASP.NET
3 36 (16.51%) HTML
4 30 (13.76%) .NET Framework
5 25 (11.47%) CSS
6 20 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (6.88%) Angular 2
8 14 (6.42%) jQuery
8 14 (6.42%) RESTful
9 13 (5.96%) Node.js
9 13 (5.96%) Socket.IO
10 12 (5.50%) XML
11 10 (4.59%) Web Services
12 9 (4.13%) CSS3
12 9 (4.13%) HTML5
12 9 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (3.67%) Ajax
13 8 (3.67%) DOM
13 8 (3.67%) Express
13 8 (3.67%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.84%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.42%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (5.05%) Public Cloud
4 11 (5.05%) User Experience
5 10 (4.59%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.67%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.75%) Life Science
9 4 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.83%) Learning Management System
9 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.92%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.92%) Social Media
12 1 (0.46%) EPoS
12 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.27%) Linux
2 34 (15.60%) Windows
3 15 (6.88%) Unix
4 12 (5.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.92%) VMS
7 1 (0.46%) Android
7 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.46%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (27.98%) Software Engineering
3 51 (23.39%) Test Automation
4 44 (20.18%) Scrum
5 43 (19.72%) Mathematics
6 33 (15.14%) OO
7 30 (13.76%) Project Management
8 29 (13.30%) MVC
9 25 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (9.63%) TDD
11 18 (8.26%) Microservices
12 17 (7.80%) Web Application Development
13 14 (6.42%) Analytics
13 14 (6.42%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (6.42%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.96%) API Development
14 13 (5.96%) Front End Development
14 13 (5.96%) OOP
14 13 (5.96%) SDLC
15 12 (5.50%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 92 (42.20%) C#
2 60 (27.52%) SQL
3 51 (23.39%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.55%) Java
5 18 (8.26%) C++
5 18 (8.26%) Python
6 14 (6.42%) ES6
6 14 (6.42%) TypeScript
7 13 (5.96%) C
8 11 (5.05%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.21%) Ruby
11 6 (2.75%) PHP
11 6 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.29%) VB
13 4 (1.83%) VB6
14 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.92%) R
14 2 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 178 (81.65%) Degree
2 90 (41.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.13%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.75%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.29%) CISA
5 5 (2.29%) CISM
5 5 (2.29%) CISSP
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.92%) CCIE
7 2 (0.92%) CCNA
7 2 (0.92%) CCNP
7 2 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.92%) CRISC
7 2 (0.92%) ISEB
7 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.92%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.92%) MBA
7 2 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.63%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) GAMP
3 1 (0.46%) GxP
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 13 (5.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.38%) Nessus
3 2 (0.92%) Control-M
3 2 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.92%) QRadar
4 1 (0.46%) Ambari
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.46%) Grafana
4 1 (0.46%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.46%) Nmap
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 59 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.47%) Google
2 25 (11.47%) Oracle
3 11 (5.05%) Twitter
4 8 (3.67%) Cisco
4 8 (3.67%) Fortinet
5 7 (3.21%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (2.75%) LogRhythm
7 5 (2.29%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.29%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.29%) F5
7 5 (2.29%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.29%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.29%) VMware
8 4 (1.83%) AlienVault
9 3 (1.38%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.38%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.38%) Splunk
9 3 (1.38%) Tableau
9 3 (1.38%) Veracode