Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 125 119
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 174 250 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.89% 2.41% 2.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.35% 6.71% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 143 210 261
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,375 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £64,750
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 3,254 3,728 3,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.33% 35.90% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,640 3,031 3,068
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +18 110 £40,000 +6.67% 29
South Yorkshire -20 36 £40,000 -20.00% 14
North Yorkshire +7 22 £25,000 -37.50% 11
East Yorkshire -15 4 £20,000 -27.27% 3
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 142 (81.61%) Degree
2 78 (44.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (35.63%) .NET
4 57 (32.76%) C#
5 56 (32.18%) JavaScript
6 51 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (28.16%) SQL
8 40 (22.99%) Finance
8 40 (22.99%) Test Automation
9 38 (21.84%) HTML
10 36 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 36 (20.69%) Mathematics
11 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
11 35 (20.11%) Software Engineering
12 31 (17.82%) Google
12 31 (17.82%) ASP.NET
13 30 (17.24%) Linux
13 30 (17.24%) Java
13 30 (17.24%) MVC
14 28 (16.09%) CSS
15 25 (14.37%) OO
15 25 (14.37%) Self-Motivation
16 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (12.07%) Retail
18 20 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
19 19 (10.92%) Git (software)
19 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
21 17 (9.77%) Twitter
21 17 (9.77%) TDD

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 8 (4.60%) Apache
2 7 (4.02%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.15%) WordPress
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.57%) CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Magento
1 2 (1.15%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.60%) GitHub
4 7 (4.02%) SaaS
5 6 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.30%) PaaS
7 3 (1.72%) FinancialForce
8 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.15%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.57%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.57%) Google Play
9 1 (0.57%) NuGet
9 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) Firewall
2 7 (4.02%) DNS
3 6 (3.45%) HTTP
3 6 (3.45%) SMTP
3 6 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.45%) WebEx
4 5 (2.87%) LAN
4 5 (2.87%) Network Security
4 5 (2.87%) WAN
5 4 (2.30%) Wireless
6 3 (1.72%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (1.72%) MPLS
7 2 (1.15%) BGP
7 2 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.15%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.15%) VLAN
7 2 (1.15%) VPLS
7 2 (1.15%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.62%) MySQL
3 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.72%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.72%) Power BI
6 3 (1.72%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.15%) MS Access
7 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.15%) ROLAP
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.75%) Selenium
3 7 (4.02%) JIRA
4 6 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.30%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.15%) JUnit
7 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.57%) Gatling
8 1 (0.57%) GitLab
8 1 (0.57%) Gradle
8 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.57%) Mockito
8 1 (0.57%) NUnit
8 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 40 (22.99%) Finance
2 21 (12.07%) Retail
3 11 (6.32%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.75%) Legal
5 8 (4.60%) Marketing
6 6 (3.45%) Games
7 5 (2.87%) Law
8 4 (2.30%) Electronics
9 2 (1.15%) Automotive
9 2 (1.15%) Banking
9 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (44.83%) Developer
2 36 (20.69%) Graduate
3 29 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 28 (16.09%) Analyst
5 27 (15.52%) Graduate Developer
6 20 (11.49%) Junior
6 20 (11.49%) Software Engineer
7 17 (9.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 17 (9.77%) Software Developer
8 15 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 14 (8.05%) C# Developer
10 12 (6.90%) Java Developer
10 12 (6.90%) Junior Developer
11 10 (5.75%) IT Analyst
11 10 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Junior .NET Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Node.js Developer
13 8 (4.60%) QA Engineer
14 7 (4.02%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (35.63%) .NET
2 38 (21.84%) HTML
3 31 (17.82%) ASP.NET
4 28 (16.09%) CSS
5 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (7.47%) jQuery
7 10 (5.75%) .NET Framework
7 10 (5.75%) RESTful
8 8 (4.60%) AngularJS
8 8 (4.60%) Node.js
8 8 (4.60%) Socket.IO
9 6 (3.45%) SAML
9 6 (3.45%) Web Services
10 5 (2.87%) CSS3
10 5 (2.87%) HTML5
11 4 (2.30%) Ajax
11 4 (2.30%) DOM
11 4 (2.30%) Express
11 4 (2.30%) Sequelize
11 4 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.90%) User Experience
5 11 (6.32%) Client/Server
6 9 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.45%) Learning Management System
8 6 (3.45%) Life Science
8 6 (3.45%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.30%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.15%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.15%) Mainframe
11 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.57%) EPoS
12 1 (0.57%) Replication
12 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.24%) Linux
2 13 (7.47%) Windows
3 7 (4.02%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.87%) Unix
5 2 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.15%) VMS
6 1 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.57%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (22.99%) Test Automation
3 36 (20.69%) Mathematics
4 35 (20.11%) Software Engineering
5 30 (17.24%) MVC
6 25 (14.37%) OO
7 20 (11.49%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (9.77%) Scrum
8 17 (9.77%) TDD
9 13 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (7.47%) Web Application Development
10 12 (6.90%) SDLC
10 12 (6.90%) Software Testing
11 11 (6.32%) Project Management
12 10 (5.75%) Analytics
12 10 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.75%) Time Management
13 9 (5.17%) Physics
13 9 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.76%) C#
2 56 (32.18%) JavaScript
3 49 (28.16%) SQL
4 30 (17.24%) Java
5 13 (7.47%) C++
6 11 (6.32%) Python
7 9 (5.17%) C
7 9 (5.17%) ES6
8 8 (4.60%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.60%) VB
9 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.87%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.87%) VBA
10 4 (2.30%) VB6
11 3 (1.72%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.15%) R
12 2 (1.15%) Ruby
12 2 (1.15%) VBScript
13 1 (0.57%) Fortran
13 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 142 (81.61%) Degree
2 78 (44.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (4.60%) Master's Degree
4 7 (4.02%) CISA
4 7 (4.02%) CISM
4 7 (4.02%) CISSP
5 6 (3.45%) CGEIT
5 6 (3.45%) CRISC
5 6 (3.45%) ISEB
5 6 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.87%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.30%) CCNP
8 3 (1.72%) CCNA
9 2 (1.15%) CCIE
9 2 (1.15%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.15%) MBA
9 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.90%) QA
2 6 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.72%) Docker
2 2 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.87%) Grafana
3 1 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.82%) Google
3 17 (9.77%) Twitter
4 16 (9.20%) Oracle
5 3 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (1.72%) Capita
5 3 (1.72%) Cisco
5 3 (1.72%) SAP
6 2 (1.15%) Adobe
6 2 (1.15%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.15%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.15%) Gemalto
6 2 (1.15%) Imperva
6 2 (1.15%) Renesas
6 2 (1.15%) Sage
6 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.15%) Symantec
6 2 (1.15%) Tableau
6 2 (1.15%) VMware
6 2 (1.15%) WatchGuard