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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.17% 3.01% 3.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.14% 8.30% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 12
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,300 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,050 £42,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,657 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.47% +3.08%
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
191 241 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.48% 36.24% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 159 208 102
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £26,750 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 55 (64.71%) Degree
2 44 (51.76%) Java
3 36 (42.35%) SQL
3 36 (42.35%) OO
4 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (38.82%) MVC
6 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
7 30 (35.29%) Marketing
7 30 (35.29%) jQuery
8 29 (34.12%) Linux
9 27 (31.76%) Software Engineering
10 26 (30.59%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (30.59%) SDLC
10 26 (30.59%) MySQL
11 25 (29.41%) HTML
12 24 (28.24%) Ajax
12 24 (28.24%) Web Development
13 23 (27.06%) C++
13 23 (27.06%) CSS
13 23 (27.06%) ETL
14 22 (25.88%) SQL Server
15 21 (24.71%) Struts
15 21 (24.71%) Spring
16 20 (23.53%) Subversion
16 20 (23.53%) JSP
16 20 (23.53%) DHTML
16 20 (23.53%) OOP
16 20 (23.53%) Web 2.0
16 20 (23.53%) Git (software)
16 20 (23.53%) AngularJS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Office
4 1 (1.18%) MS Project
4 1 (1.18%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.59%) HTTP
2 9 (10.59%) tcpdump
3 6 (7.06%) VoIP
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (5.88%) Firewall
4 5 (5.88%) LAN
4 5 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 5 (5.88%) NX-OS
4 5 (5.88%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) WAN
4 5 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) MySQL
2 22 (25.88%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (9.41%) Big Data
5 7 (8.24%) HPCC
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.18%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 20 (23.53%) Subversion
General
1 30 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Electronics
3 4 (4.71%) Military
4 3 (3.53%) Finance
5 2 (2.35%) Law
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (55.29%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) Senior Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 14 (16.47%) Software Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) .NET Developer
6 11 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (12.94%) C# Developer
7 10 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (11.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 7 (8.24%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Security Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) jQuery
2 25 (29.41%) HTML
3 24 (28.24%) Ajax
4 23 (27.06%) CSS
5 21 (24.71%) Spring
5 21 (24.71%) Struts
6 20 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 20 (23.53%) DHTML
6 20 (23.53%) JSP
7 15 (17.65%) Web Services
8 14 (16.47%) .NET
9 12 (14.12%) XML
10 10 (11.76%) Ext JS
10 10 (11.76%) JDBC
10 10 (11.76%) JPA
10 10 (11.76%) Spring Security
11 8 (9.41%) SOAP
12 7 (8.24%) REST
12 7 (8.24%) WSDL
13 6 (7.06%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (23.53%) Web 2.0
3 9 (10.59%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.59%) Physics
4 7 (8.24%) Grid Computing
5 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.71%) PDA
7 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Unix
3 5 (5.88%) CatOS
4 2 (2.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) OO
2 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (38.82%) MVC
4 27 (31.76%) Software Engineering
5 26 (30.59%) SDLC
6 24 (28.24%) Web Development
7 23 (27.06%) ETL
8 20 (23.53%) OOP
9 19 (22.35%) Scrum
10 17 (20.00%) Time Management
11 11 (12.94%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
12 10 (11.76%) Online Marketing
12 10 (11.76%) Test Planning
12 10 (11.76%) Web Application Development
13 9 (10.59%) Functional Programming
13 9 (10.59%) Online Security
14 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
14 8 (9.41%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) Java
2 36 (42.35%) SQL
3 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.06%) C++
5 16 (18.82%) PHP
6 15 (17.65%) C#
7 13 (15.29%) T-SQL
8 10 (11.76%) Python
9 9 (10.59%) C
9 9 (10.59%) Erlang
9 9 (10.59%) Haskell
9 9 (10.59%) Lisp
10 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.35%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.18%) Scala
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (64.71%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) CCNP
2 7 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) Cisco
2 7 (8.24%) Sybase
2 7 (8.24%) Zend
3 5 (5.88%) Juniper
3 5 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) Percona
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £37000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + pension, private medical, health i
Posted: 26 days ago