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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 10.77% 2.63% 21.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.93% 5.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £19,923
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +50.58%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
27 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 41.54% 52.63% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 21
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,250 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,750 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Truro - 4 £45,000 -
Falmouth - 3 £45,000 -
Helston - 3 £45,000 -
St Ives +1 1 £19,000 -36.66%
Camborne - 1 £28,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) HND
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Trainee
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Qt
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HND