The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.79% 2.22% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 5.26% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £23,000 £18,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
Computer Science
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 14.29% 42.22% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 19
Average salary £22,000 £46,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.94% +33.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,750 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bridgend

Computer Science
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) DirectX

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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