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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.07% 3.07% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.82% 9.56% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Average salary £24,000 £22,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,200 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,860 £43,800 £26,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 Devon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
123 136 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.43% 32.08% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81 116 55
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -4 13 £22,000 -4.34% 2
Plymouth 0 3 £25,000 +13.63%
Paignton - 1 £37,150 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (54.76%) Games
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco
2 18 (42.86%) IBM
2 18 (42.86%) Google
3 15 (35.71%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 14 (33.33%) C++
4 14 (33.33%) SDLC
5 13 (30.95%) Degree
6 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
8 10 (23.81%) Python
9 9 (21.43%) Linux
9 9 (21.43%) OO
9 9 (21.43%) Web Services
10 8 (19.05%) XML
10 8 (19.05%) ITIL
11 7 (16.67%) Big Data
11 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
12 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (14.29%) RESTful
12 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
12 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (14.29%) Spring
12 6 (14.29%) Maven
12 6 (14.29%) HTML
12 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 6 (14.29%) OOP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (11.90%) MS Office
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.14%) HTTP
4 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (54.76%) Games
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Software Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Junior
4 5 (11.90%) Programmer
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Junior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support
5 4 (9.52%) Python Programmer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
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
3 6 (14.29%) Spring
4 4 (9.52%) JSON
4 4 (9.52%) Qt
4 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 3 (7.14%) EDI
6 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) SciPy
6 2 (4.76%) NumPy
6 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.38%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.76%) Statistics
6 1 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 14 (33.33%) SDLC
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (7.14%) UML
7 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) OOD
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Validation
8 2 (4.76%) Web Design
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.38%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) C++
3 10 (23.81%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) C
6 4 (9.52%) C#
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) Fortran
7 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.14%) R
8 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco
1 18 (42.86%) IBM
1 18 (42.86%) VMware
1 18 (42.86%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
WiFi SPARK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension and healthcare scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago