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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 34 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.17% 6.77% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.77% 18.37% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
172 147 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 36.29% 36.84% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 121 117 120
Average salary £29,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Exeter +22 24 £22,000 -26.66% 1
Plymouth - 2 £22,000 - 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 43 (82.69%) Degree
2 30 (57.69%) Linux
3 17 (32.69%) Java
3 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
4 14 (26.92%) HTML
4 14 (26.92%) Windows
5 13 (25.00%) Open Source
6 12 (23.08%) C++
6 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 12 (23.08%) SQL
7 11 (21.15%) Python
8 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
8 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 9 (17.31%) Oracle
9 9 (17.31%) CSS
9 9 (17.31%) Web Services
9 9 (17.31%) Dell
9 9 (17.31%) VMware
9 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
10 8 (15.38%) XML
10 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
10 8 (15.38%) Electronics
10 8 (15.38%) Finance
10 8 (15.38%) RESTful
11 7 (13.46%) PHP
11 7 (13.46%) CCNA
11 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 8 (15.38%) Electronics
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) French Language
2 7 (13.46%) Spanish Language
3 6 (11.54%) Aerospace
3 6 (11.54%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Consultant
4 9 (17.31%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Solutions Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Graduate
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
7 5 (9.62%) Administrator
7 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Senior DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Systems Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) HTML
2 9 (17.31%) CSS
2 9 (17.31%) Web Services
3 8 (15.38%) XML
3 8 (15.38%) RESTful
4 7 (13.46%) jQuery
5 6 (11.54%) Ajax
6 5 (9.62%) JSON
6 5 (9.62%) HTML5
6 5 (9.62%) Flash
7 4 (7.69%) Spring
7 4 (7.69%) Qt
7 4 (7.69%) MFC
8 3 (5.77%) Dojo
9 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (1.92%) .NET
10 1 (1.92%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Open Source
2 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
4 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (11.54%) Physics
6 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
7 4 (7.69%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.92%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
2 7 (13.46%) Multithreading
2 7 (13.46%) Validation
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) SEO
5 4 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (5.77%) OOD
6 3 (5.77%) Line Management
6 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Coaching
6 3 (5.77%) OOP
7 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.85%) MVC
8 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.92%) Workflow
8 1 (1.92%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) C++
3 11 (21.15%) Python
4 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 6 (11.54%) C
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.85%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (82.69%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) VCP5
2 7 (13.46%) CCNA
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Dell
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.77%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
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