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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.08% 3.78% 4.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.64% 11.56% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 17
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 £34,400 £24,800 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,500 £41,600
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
188 225 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.92% 32.70% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 166 201 136
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 £25,700 £27,154 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £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 31 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 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 58 (69.88%) Degree
2 42 (50.60%) Java
3 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (39.76%) OO
5 31 (37.35%) SQL
5 31 (37.35%) MVC
6 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
6 30 (36.14%) Marketing
7 28 (33.73%) jQuery
8 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (31.33%) HTML
9 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
10 24 (28.92%) Web Development
10 24 (28.92%) CSS
10 24 (28.92%) C++
10 24 (28.92%) Ajax
11 23 (27.71%) Linux
12 22 (26.51%) Struts
12 22 (26.51%) MySQL
12 22 (26.51%) Spring
12 22 (26.51%) SDLC
13 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
14 20 (24.10%) DHTML
14 20 (24.10%) JSP
14 20 (24.10%) OOP
14 20 (24.10%) Subversion
14 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
14 20 (24.10%) Web 2.0
14 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
15 18 (21.69%) ETL

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 (1.20%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Office
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.43%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) tcpdump
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) LAN
3 5 (6.02%) NetScaler
3 5 (6.02%) NX-OS
3 5 (6.02%) VoIP
3 5 (6.02%) VPN
3 5 (6.02%) WAN
3 5 (6.02%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) MySQL
2 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (7.23%) Big Data
5 5 (6.02%) HPCC
6 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
1 20 (24.10%) Subversion
General
1 30 (36.14%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Electronics
3 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Military
4 2 (2.41%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Senior Developer
3 20 (24.10%) Senior Web Developer
3 20 (24.10%) Web Developer
4 14 (16.87%) Software Developer
5 12 (14.46%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.25%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.25%) C# Developer
7 10 (12.05%) .NET Software Developer
7 10 (12.05%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (12.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (12.05%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (12.05%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (7.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Network Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.73%) jQuery
2 26 (31.33%) HTML
3 24 (28.92%) Ajax
3 24 (28.92%) CSS
4 22 (26.51%) Spring
4 22 (26.51%) Struts
5 20 (24.10%) AngularJS
5 20 (24.10%) DHTML
5 20 (24.10%) JSP
6 14 (16.87%) .NET
7 12 (14.46%) Web Services
8 11 (13.25%) XML
9 10 (12.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 10 (12.05%) Ext JS
9 10 (12.05%) JDBC
9 10 (12.05%) JPA
9 10 (12.05%) Spring Security
9 10 (12.05%) STL
10 7 (8.43%) SOAP
11 6 (7.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (24.10%) Web 2.0
3 13 (15.66%) Mathematics
3 13 (15.66%) Physics
4 5 (6.02%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.02%) Grid Computing
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) PDA
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Unix
3 5 (6.02%) CatOS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (39.76%) OO
3 31 (37.35%) MVC
4 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
5 24 (28.92%) Web Development
6 22 (26.51%) SDLC
7 20 (24.10%) OOP
8 18 (21.69%) ETL
9 17 (20.48%) Scrum
10 16 (19.28%) Time Management
11 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
11 10 (12.05%) Online Marketing
11 10 (12.05%) Test Planning
11 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
12 9 (10.84%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (8.43%) Functional Programming
13 7 (8.43%) Online Security
13 7 (8.43%) Project Management
14 6 (7.23%) Data Analysis
14 6 (7.23%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) Java
2 31 (37.35%) SQL
3 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (28.92%) C++
5 15 (18.07%) C#
6 14 (16.87%) PHP
7 13 (15.66%) T-SQL
8 8 (9.64%) Python
9 7 (8.43%) C
9 7 (8.43%) Erlang
9 7 (8.43%) Haskell
9 7 (8.43%) Lisp
10 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.41%) VB
11 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.20%) Scala
11 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (69.88%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) CCNP
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.20%) CCNA
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco
2 6 (7.23%) Sybase
3 5 (6.02%) Juniper
3 5 (6.02%) SolarWinds
3 5 (6.02%) Zend
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Percona
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
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