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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.83% 2.67% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.14% 11.29% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 5
Average salary £32,500 £22,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £16,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £51,000 £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
123 124 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.11% 23.62% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 101 107 94
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £27,500
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 24 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) .NET
3 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.79%) Electronics
4 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
5 11 (23.40%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
6 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.28%) Web Development
6 10 (21.28%) Windows
7 9 (19.15%) C++
7 9 (19.15%) Perl
7 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (19.15%) QA
8 8 (17.02%) C#
8 8 (17.02%) OO
8 8 (17.02%) Python
9 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
9 7 (14.89%) Debian
9 7 (14.89%) Aerospace
9 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
9 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Avionics
9 7 (14.89%) Mac OS
10 6 (12.77%) SaaS
10 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.77%) Java
10 6 (12.77%) MySQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.51%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.64%) RFID
3 4 (8.51%) tcpdump
3 4 (8.51%) VLAN
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
3 4 (8.51%) HTTP
4 2 (4.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Xcode
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
3 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) Hudson
3 1 (2.13%) Grunt
General
1 14 (29.79%) Electronics
2 7 (14.89%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.89%) Avionics
3 5 (10.64%) Finance
4 4 (8.51%) Welsh Language
5 3 (6.38%) French Language
5 3 (6.38%) German Language
5 3 (6.38%) Italian Language
5 3 (6.38%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Web Team Leader
2 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Team Leader
2 9 (19.15%) Development Team Leader
2 9 (19.15%) Web Development Team Leader
3 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Development Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Software Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Software Test Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) WPF
3 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) JSON
4 2 (4.26%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) XSD
5 1 (2.13%) XSLT
5 1 (2.13%) SVG
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) REST
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.64%) Firmware
4 4 (8.51%) GIS
5 2 (4.26%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Open Source
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Windows
3 7 (14.89%) Debian
3 7 (14.89%) Mac OS
4 5 (10.64%) UNIX
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.38%) Android
7 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Scrum
2 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (21.28%) Web Development
3 8 (17.02%) OO
4 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
6 5 (10.64%) Automation Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Build Automation
7 4 (8.51%) DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.26%) Android Development
9 2 (4.26%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.26%) UML
10 1 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (2.13%) RUP
10 1 (2.13%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) C++
1 9 (19.15%) Perl
2 8 (17.02%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) Ruby
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Erlang
7 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Xen
2 3 (6.38%) XenServer
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.13%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.13%) OpenView
1 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.13%) Netcool
1 1 (2.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) OPNET
1 1 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) Compuware
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.13%) F5
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