The first 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 11 July 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.56% 2.21% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.05% 9.45% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 4
Average salary £37,000 £26,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.62% -34.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £16,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £52,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
126 127 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.69% 23.43% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 84
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South Wales

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 11 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 26 (63.41%) Degree
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 14 (34.15%) Electronics
4 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.83%) Scrum
5 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
6 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (24.39%) Web Development
6 10 (24.39%) Windows
6 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
7 9 (21.95%) QA
7 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (19.51%) OO
8 8 (19.51%) Perl
9 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
9 7 (17.07%) Aerospace
9 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
9 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Avionics
10 6 (14.63%) Mac OS
10 6 (14.63%) Debian
10 6 (14.63%) C++
10 6 (14.63%) MySQL
10 6 (14.63%) SQL
11 5 (12.20%) C#
11 5 (12.20%) Java
11 5 (12.20%) Python
11 5 (12.20%) Firmware
11 5 (12.20%) RFID

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (9.76%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) nginx
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
2 5 (12.20%) RFID
3 4 (9.76%) HTTP
3 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) tcpdump
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall
4 3 (7.32%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.44%) SNMP
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.63%) MySQL
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Grunt
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Xcode
3 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 14 (34.15%) Electronics
2 7 (17.07%) Aerospace
2 7 (17.07%) Avionics
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) French Language
4 3 (7.32%) German Language
4 3 (7.32%) Italian Language
4 3 (7.32%) Spanish Language
4 3 (7.32%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
1 9 (21.95%) Team Leader
1 9 (21.95%) Development Team Leader
1 9 (21.95%) Web Team Leader
1 9 (21.95%) Web Development Team Leader
2 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Development Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Test Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Software Test Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Software Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) JSON
2 2 (4.88%) WPF
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) XSD
3 1 (2.44%) XSLT
3 1 (2.44%) SVG
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
3 5 (12.20%) Firmware
4 2 (4.88%) GIS
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Debian
3 6 (14.63%) Mac OS
4 4 (9.76%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Scrum
2 10 (24.39%) Web Development
2 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.51%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.20%) Build Automation
5 5 (12.20%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) UML
9 1 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Release Management
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Perl
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) C++
3 5 (12.20%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Erlang
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) XenServer
2 3 (7.32%) Xen
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) OpenView
1 1 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.44%) OPNET
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Citrix
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Juniper
5 1 (2.44%) Compuware
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) F5
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