The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.53% 5.15% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.79% 12.58% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Average salary £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 151 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 32.93% 40.92% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 93 124 65
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Devon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Devon

Computer Science
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Exeter -7 17 £21,500 - 2
Plymouth - 4 - -
Paignton - 1 £37,150 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 24 (57.14%) Games
2 19 (45.24%) Cisco
2 19 (45.24%) IBM
2 19 (45.24%) VMware
2 19 (45.24%) Google
3 15 (35.71%) Degree
3 15 (35.71%) C++
4 14 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (33.33%) SDLC
5 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 9 (21.43%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) Linux
9 8 (19.05%) XML
9 8 (19.05%) ITIL
9 8 (19.05%) OO
9 8 (19.05%) Python
10 6 (14.29%) Electronics
10 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.29%) OOP
10 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (14.29%) HTML
10 6 (14.29%) RESTful
11 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
11 5 (11.90%) Qt
11 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
11 5 (11.90%) Big Data
11 5 (11.90%) Spring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.38%) GSM
4 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Big Data
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) MS Access
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) Maven
2 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (57.14%) Games
2 6 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Software Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Python Programmer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior
7 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Web Services
2 8 (19.05%) XML
3 6 (14.29%) HTML
3 6 (14.29%) RESTful
4 5 (11.90%) Qt
4 5 (11.90%) Spring
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) .NET
5 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 3 (7.14%) EDI
7 2 (4.76%) MFC
7 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.76%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.38%) SciPy
8 1 (2.38%) NumPy
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
1 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 14 (33.33%) SDLC
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) OO
4 6 (14.29%) OOP
5 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.14%) UML
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) OOD
6 2 (4.76%) Web Design
6 2 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.76%) BDD
6 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C++
2 14 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) C
6 4 (9.52%) C#
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) SQL
7 3 (7.14%) R
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) Fortran
7 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) VBA
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Cisco
1 19 (45.24%) IBM
1 19 (45.24%) VMware
1 19 (45.24%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Sage
Exeter
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago