The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.65% 4.09% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.42% 16.09% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 9
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +54.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £33,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,600 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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 Cardiff region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
219 174 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.02% 25.44% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 199 130 169
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Cardiff

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Degree
3 15 (45.45%) C#
3 15 (45.45%) C++
3 15 (45.45%) PHP
4 14 (42.42%) SDLC
5 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 11 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) MySQL
5 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 10 (30.30%) ETL
6 10 (30.30%) C
6 10 (30.30%) CSS
6 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) MVC
6 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 9 (27.27%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.21%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (18.18%) QA
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle
10 6 (18.18%) Broadband
10 6 (18.18%) DHCP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Broadband
1 6 (18.18%) DHCP
1 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 6 (18.18%) VRRP
1 6 (18.18%) OSPF
1 6 (18.18%) BGP
1 6 (18.18%) SNMP
2 5 (15.15%) 802.11
2 5 (15.15%) GPON
3 4 (12.12%) RFID
4 3 (9.09%) tcpdump
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) HTTP
4 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Big Data
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) HPCC
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.03%) Riak
6 1 (3.03%) Voldemort
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Electronics
4 3 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Software Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Release Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) CSS
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) Ajax
3 4 (12.12%) WCF
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) Zend Framework
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.06%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) JSON
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Web 2.0
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Mac OS
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) SDLC
2 10 (30.30%) ETL
2 10 (30.30%) MVC
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Web Development
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Build Automation
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.12%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
1 15 (45.45%) C++
1 15 (45.45%) PHP
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) C
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) Erlang
5 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
5 4 (12.12%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.06%) Lisp
6 2 (6.06%) Haskell
7 1 (3.03%) SystemTap
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) CCNA
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Firmware
2 3 (9.09%) Snort
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Zend
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago