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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 21.62% 33.33% 5.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 66.67% 46.15% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £18,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
12 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 32.43% 72.22% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 19
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 £26,000 £18,000 £22,846
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,500 £32,500
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
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 30 January 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 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) SLA
5 8 (53.33%) Statistics
5 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) Database Tuning
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) C++
6 6 (40.00%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) Qt
8 4 (26.67%) Android
8 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
8 4 (26.67%) HND
8 4 (26.67%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (13.33%) Python
10 2 (13.33%) UNIX
10 2 (13.33%) XML
10 2 (13.33%) Perl
11 1 (6.67%) C#
11 1 (6.67%) VBScript

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (53.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) DBA
1 8 (53.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Senior DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Qt
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Database Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA