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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 54 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.78% 3.80% 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.60% 12.45% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 14
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,250 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
198 233 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.95% 30.50% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 177 206 155
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,400 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 26 June 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 53 (70.67%) Degree
2 37 (49.33%) Java
3 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.00%) MVC
4 27 (36.00%) OO
5 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
5 26 (34.67%) SQL
6 24 (32.00%) Marketing
7 23 (30.67%) jQuery
7 23 (30.67%) C++
8 22 (29.33%) HTML
8 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
9 21 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (26.67%) Web Development
10 20 (26.67%) Ajax
10 20 (26.67%) CSS
11 19 (25.33%) MySQL
11 19 (25.33%) Linux
12 18 (24.00%) Struts
12 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
12 18 (24.00%) Spring
12 18 (24.00%) SDLC
13 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
14 16 (21.33%) Web 2.0
14 16 (21.33%) Subversion
14 16 (21.33%) DHTML
14 16 (21.33%) JSP
14 16 (21.33%) OOP
14 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
15 15 (20.00%) Mathematics

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 (1.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
2 5 (6.67%) tcpdump
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.33%) Firewall
3 4 (5.33%) LAN
3 4 (5.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (5.33%) NX-OS
3 4 (5.33%) VoIP
3 4 (5.33%) VPN
3 4 (5.33%) WAN
3 4 (5.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) MySQL
2 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (6.67%) Big Data
5 4 (5.33%) HPCC
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) Subversion
General
1 24 (32.00%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Electronics
3 3 (4.00%) Legal
3 3 (4.00%) Military
4 2 (2.67%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) Senior Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Web Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (10.67%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (10.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (10.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Graduate
8 6 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) jQuery
2 22 (29.33%) HTML
3 20 (26.67%) Ajax
3 20 (26.67%) CSS
4 18 (24.00%) Spring
4 18 (24.00%) Struts
5 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
5 16 (21.33%) DHTML
5 16 (21.33%) JSP
6 13 (17.33%) .NET
7 12 (16.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 12 (16.00%) STL
8 10 (13.33%) Web Services
8 10 (13.33%) XML
9 8 (10.67%) Ext JS
9 8 (10.67%) JDBC
9 8 (10.67%) JPA
9 8 (10.67%) Spring Security
10 6 (8.00%) SOAP
11 5 (6.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.33%) Web 2.0
3 15 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 15 (20.00%) Physics
4 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.33%) Grid Computing
5 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.00%) PDA
6 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Unix
3 4 (5.33%) CatOS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) MVC
2 27 (36.00%) OO
3 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
4 20 (26.67%) Web Development
5 18 (24.00%) SDLC
6 16 (21.33%) OOP
7 14 (18.67%) ETL
8 13 (17.33%) Scrum
9 12 (16.00%) Time Management
10 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.67%) Online Marketing
10 8 (10.67%) Test Planning
10 8 (10.67%) Web Application Development
11 7 (9.33%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (8.00%) Project Management
13 5 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 5 (6.67%) Functional Programming
13 5 (6.67%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) Java
2 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) C++
4 14 (18.67%) C#
5 12 (16.00%) PHP
5 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.00%) Python
7 5 (6.67%) C
7 5 (6.67%) Erlang
7 5 (6.67%) Haskell
7 5 (6.67%) Lisp
8 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.67%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.33%) Scala
9 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (70.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) CCNP
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Snort
2 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Sybase
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco
3 4 (5.33%) Juniper
3 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (5.33%) Zend
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) Percona
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £50K
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 18 days ago