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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.89% 6.67% 3.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.08% 21.88% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 24
Median salary £25,000 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
214 256 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.76% 30.48% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 193 216 172
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £24,000 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £49,750 £50,000
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 28 August 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (48.94%) C++
4 17 (36.17%) Mathematics
5 13 (27.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (27.66%) Java
5 13 (27.66%) STL
6 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
6 12 (25.53%) Physics
6 12 (25.53%) SDLC
7 11 (23.40%) SQL
8 10 (21.28%) .NET
9 9 (19.15%) MySQL
9 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
9 9 (19.15%) PHP
9 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle
11 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
11 7 (14.89%) OO
11 7 (14.89%) ETL
12 6 (12.77%) Windows
12 6 (12.77%) Linux
12 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.77%) C#
12 6 (12.77%) Web Services
13 5 (10.64%) Finance
13 5 (10.64%) MVC
13 5 (10.64%) XML
13 5 (10.64%) SOAP

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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Intranet
2 2 (4.26%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.13%) NX-OS
3 1 (2.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.38%) OLAP
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) DTS
4 2 (4.26%) GIS
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) HPCC
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) MorphX
3 2 (4.26%) PVCS
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Graduate
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Junior
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (27.66%) STL
2 10 (21.28%) .NET
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 5 (10.64%) CSS
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) SOAP
4 5 (10.64%) XML
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
6 3 (6.38%) Ajax
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) Spring
6 3 (6.38%) WSDL
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.26%) CSS3
7 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Mathematics
2 12 (25.53%) Physics
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Informatics
3 2 (4.26%) Life Science
3 2 (4.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) PDA
4 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) SDLC
2 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.89%) ETL
3 7 (14.89%) OO
4 5 (10.64%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Machine Learning
6 3 (6.38%) OOP
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Functional Programming
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Prototyping
7 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C++
2 13 (27.66%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.77%) C#
7 5 (10.64%) Python
8 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.26%) C
9 2 (4.26%) Erlang
9 2 (4.26%) Haskell
9 2 (4.26%) Lisp
9 2 (4.26%) X++
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) HND
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Snort
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Sybase
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Serena
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.13%) Zend
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