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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.48% 0.40% 1.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.80% 1.64% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £22,000 £19,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -26.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £19,500 £40,550
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 Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
125 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 28.15% 24.40% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 113 48 68
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 12 September 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 12 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
Exeter - 6 £23,000 - 1
Plymouth - 4 £22,000 - 1
Barnstaple - 1 £20,000 - 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 24 (82.76%) Degree
2 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) HTML5
6 7 (24.14%) QA
6 7 (24.14%) Java
6 7 (24.14%) C++
7 6 (20.69%) Retail
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) C
7 6 (20.69%) Python
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) NetSuite
7 6 (20.69%) Web Development
7 6 (20.69%) Restlet
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
9 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
9 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
9 4 (13.79%) Validation
9 4 (13.79%) Spring
9 4 (13.79%) Maven
9 4 (13.79%) Games
9 4 (13.79%) Apache
9 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) Citrix

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Games
3 3 (10.34%) Military
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Graduate
4 4 (13.79%) Junior
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Games Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Trainee Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Trainee
6 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) HTML
1 14 (48.28%) CSS
2 9 (31.03%) HTML5
3 6 (20.69%) Restlet
4 4 (13.79%) Spring
4 4 (13.79%) DOM
5 3 (10.34%) Flash
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.90%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
4 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.45%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.45%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.34%) SEO
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Image Processing
7 1 (3.45%) Data Entry
7 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.45%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C++
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) C
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.90%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) R
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.69%) NetSuite
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
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Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
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