The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 14 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.52% - 36.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 19.05% 35.59% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 4
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
South Wales

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) C++
4 6 (66.67%) OO
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (66.67%) Physics
5 5 (55.56%) QA
5 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) Business Development
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) Release Management
5 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
5 5 (55.56%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) CSS3
5 5 (55.56%) OOD
6 2 (22.22%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) Spring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) MooTools
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 6 (66.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Business Development
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Release Management
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago