The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 7 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 20.83% 31.25% 5.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 71.43% 38.46% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £18,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -44.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £18,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Computer Science
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cornwall region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 29.17% 81.25% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 9
Average salary £35,000 £21,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cornwall region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Cornwall

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cornwall

Computer Science
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redruth - 8 £35,000 -
Truro -1 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (66.67%) SLA
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Database Tuning
3 8 (66.67%) Statistics
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) MCTS
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) HND

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall 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 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
1 8 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 5 (41.67%) Senior DBA
2 5 (41.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) HND
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) VMware