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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.52% 4.92% 3.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.44% 16.67% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 19
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,700 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £42,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
201 240 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.27% 29.52% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 185 208 174
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,700 £52,500
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 24 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 38 (64.41%) Degree
2 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) C++
4 22 (37.29%) Java
4 22 (37.29%) SQL
5 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
5 16 (27.12%) MVC
5 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.42%) MySQL
6 15 (25.42%) OO
7 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
7 14 (23.73%) Mathematics
7 14 (23.73%) SDLC
8 13 (22.03%) Linux
9 12 (20.34%) STL
9 12 (20.34%) ETL
9 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
9 12 (20.34%) Physics
9 12 (20.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 11 (18.64%) jQuery
10 11 (18.64%) .NET
10 11 (18.64%) PHP
10 11 (18.64%) C#
11 10 (16.95%) HTML
11 10 (16.95%) CSS
11 10 (16.95%) Web Services
11 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.25%) Marketing
12 9 (15.25%) XML
12 9 (15.25%) Oracle

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 2 (3.39%) Apache
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
4 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.78%) HTTP
2 4 (6.78%) tcpdump
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) LAN
3 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
3 3 (5.08%) NX-OS
3 3 (5.08%) VoIP
3 3 (5.08%) VPN
3 3 (5.08%) WAN
3 3 (5.08%) WLAN
4 2 (3.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.78%) Big Data
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.08%) HPCC
5 3 (5.08%) OLAP
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) DTS
6 2 (3.39%) GIS
6 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.39%) MorphX
4 2 (3.39%) PVCS
4 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (15.25%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Law
4 2 (3.39%) Military
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Graduate
4 7 (11.86%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.08%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Graduate Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (20.34%) STL
2 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 11 (18.64%) jQuery
3 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 10 (16.95%) HTML
3 10 (16.95%) Web Services
4 9 (15.25%) XML
5 8 (13.56%) Ajax
6 7 (11.86%) Spring
6 7 (11.86%) Struts
7 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.17%) DHTML
7 6 (10.17%) JSP
7 6 (10.17%) SOAP
8 4 (6.78%) REST
8 4 (6.78%) WSDL
9 3 (5.08%) HTML5
9 3 (5.08%) JDBC
9 3 (5.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Mathematics
2 12 (20.34%) Physics
3 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.17%) Web 2.0
5 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.08%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.39%) Informatics
6 2 (3.39%) Life Science
6 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.39%) PDA
6 2 (3.39%) Statistics
7 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.69%) Replication
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) CatOS
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.42%) OO
4 14 (23.73%) SDLC
5 12 (20.34%) ETL
6 8 (13.56%) OOP
7 7 (11.86%) Project Management
7 7 (11.86%) Scrum
7 7 (11.86%) Web Development
8 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.17%) Time Management
9 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Functional Programming
10 4 (6.78%) Online Security
11 3 (5.08%) Analytics
11 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (5.08%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) C++
2 22 (37.29%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) C#
5 11 (18.64%) PHP
6 7 (11.86%) Python
7 4 (6.78%) C
7 4 (6.78%) Erlang
7 4 (6.78%) Haskell
7 4 (6.78%) Lisp
8 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.39%) VB
9 2 (3.39%) X++
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.69%) Scala
10 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (64.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) CCNP
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Snort
2 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Sybase
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 3 (5.08%) Juniper
4 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.08%) Zend
5 2 (3.39%) Serena
6 1 (1.69%) Percona
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
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