Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 161 126
Rank change year-on-year +70 -35 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 153 56 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.11% 1.04% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 1.15% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 135
10th Percentile £28,250 £20,075 £22,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £22,813 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £29,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +55.17% -35.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £52,813 £51,250
90th Percentile £74,625 £61,125 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 4,592 4,890 6,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.33% 91.13% 92.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,746 4,149 5,756
10th Percentile £29,075 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,050 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +14 49 £55,000 +155.81% 15
North Yorkshire +29 29 £45,000 +63.64% 7
West Yorkshire +13 24 £41,697 +19.13% 16
East Yorkshire -5 6 £31,500 -47.50%
Computer Science
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 70 (45.75%) Wireless
2 66 (43.14%) Degree
3 57 (37.25%) C++
4 56 (36.60%) Software Engineering
5 55 (35.95%) Test Automation
5 55 (35.95%) TCP/IP
6 54 (35.29%) Ethernet
6 54 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
6 54 (35.29%) MQTT
7 52 (33.99%) HTML
8 50 (32.68%) Python
9 49 (32.03%) SQL
10 47 (30.72%) C
11 46 (30.07%) Software Testing
12 45 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (28.76%) JavaScript
13 44 (28.76%) Validation
14 43 (28.10%) Broadband
15 39 (25.49%) CSS
16 38 (24.84%) C#
16 38 (24.84%) HTTP
16 38 (24.84%) HTTPS
16 38 (24.84%) 802.11
16 38 (24.84%) Telecoms
16 38 (24.84%) Integration Testing
16 38 (24.84%) Wireshark
16 38 (24.84%) XMPP
16 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (24.84%) STUN
16 38 (24.84%) Kibana

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 5 (3.27%) CMS
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.65%) InVision
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.61%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.76%) AWS
2 17 (11.11%) Azure
3 16 (10.46%) AWS IoT
4 7 (4.58%) GCP
5 5 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.96%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.96%) AWS CodeBuild
6 3 (1.96%) AWS CodeCommit
6 3 (1.96%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.31%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.65%) Datadog
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.65%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (45.75%) Wireless
2 55 (35.95%) TCP/IP
3 54 (35.29%) Ethernet
3 54 (35.29%) MQTT
3 54 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
4 43 (28.10%) Broadband
5 38 (24.84%) 802.11
5 38 (24.84%) HTTP
5 38 (24.84%) HTTPS
5 38 (24.84%) STUN
5 38 (24.84%) Wireshark
6 16 (10.46%) Bluetooth
7 4 (2.61%) 4G
7 4 (2.61%) 5G
8 3 (1.96%) Internet
9 1 (0.65%) DNS
9 1 (0.65%) Firewall
9 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.92%) Informix
3 6 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.96%) MySQL
6 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.65%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.50%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.23%) Postman
3 8 (5.23%) Selenium
4 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.61%) Spinnaker
6 2 (1.31%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.31%) Clang
6 2 (1.31%) CMake
6 2 (1.31%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.31%) GCC
6 2 (1.31%) Subversion
6 2 (1.31%) Xcode
General
1 38 (24.84%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.23%) Publishing
3 7 (4.58%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.92%) Retail
5 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.96%) Games
7 2 (1.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (32.03%) Developer
2 30 (19.61%) Wireless Engineer
3 27 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
4 19 (12.42%) Systems Engineer
4 19 (12.42%) Validation Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Angular Developer
5 16 (10.46%) AWS Developer
5 16 (10.46%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Embedded Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Full Stack Developer
5 16 (10.46%) IoT Developer
5 16 (10.46%) Linux Developer
5 16 (10.46%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.84%) Customer Engineer
7 11 (7.19%) Broadband Engineer
7 11 (7.19%) Network Engineer
7 11 (7.19%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.99%) HTML
2 39 (25.49%) CSS
3 38 (24.84%) 802.1X
3 38 (24.84%) XMPP
4 24 (15.69%) .NET
4 24 (15.69%) React
5 20 (13.07%) AngularJS
6 12 (7.84%) REST
7 8 (5.23%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.58%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.58%) HTML5
9 6 (3.92%) WinForms
9 6 (3.92%) WPF
10 5 (3.27%) jQuery
11 4 (2.61%) YAML
12 2 (1.31%) Spring
12 2 (1.31%) Spring Boot
12 2 (1.31%) Spring MVC
13 1 (0.65%) JSON
13 1 (0.65%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Device Driver
1 16 (10.46%) Embedded Systems
1 16 (10.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.92%) User Experience
5 5 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.61%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.65%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) iPhone
8 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.18%) Linux
2 14 (9.15%) Windows
3 4 (2.61%) Unix
4 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.60%) Software Engineering
2 55 (35.95%) Test Automation
3 46 (30.07%) Software Testing
4 45 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (28.76%) Validation
6 38 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (24.84%) Integration Testing
6 38 (24.84%) Performance Measurement
7 33 (21.57%) Requirements Gathering
8 25 (16.34%) DevOps
9 16 (10.46%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (10.46%) Device Driver Development
10 15 (9.80%) Mathematics
10 15 (9.80%) Project Management
11 13 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (8.50%) Scrum
12 12 (7.84%) Information Management
12 12 (7.84%) SDLC
13 9 (5.88%) Web Development
14 8 (5.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.25%) C++
2 50 (32.68%) Python
3 49 (32.03%) SQL
4 47 (30.72%) C
5 44 (28.76%) JavaScript
6 38 (24.84%) C#
7 16 (10.46%) TypeScript
8 12 (7.84%) Java
9 5 (3.27%) PHP
10 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.31%) Lua
12 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.65%) Perl
12 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (43.14%) Degree
2 35 (22.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (6.54%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.92%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.96%) ISEB
6 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.31%) CISSP
8 1 (0.65%) CFCE
8 1 (0.65%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.65%) CISA
8 1 (0.65%) CISM
8 1 (0.65%) CRISC
8 1 (0.65%) EnCE
8 1 (0.65%) GCIA
8 1 (0.65%) GCIH
8 1 (0.65%) GPEN
8 1 (0.65%) HNC
8 1 (0.65%) MCP
8 1 (0.65%) PCI QSA
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Docker
2 6 (3.92%) Firmware
3 3 (1.96%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (24.84%) Graylog
1 38 (24.84%) Kibana
2 11 (7.19%) Terraform
3 5 (3.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle
3 4 (2.61%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.61%) Citrix
3 4 (2.61%) Sage
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe
4 1 (0.65%) OutSystems
4 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.65%) UiPath
4 1 (0.65%) VMware