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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.22% 4.40% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.25% 10.00% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -48.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £21,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £30,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,710 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +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
160 140 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 44.44% 44.03% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 116 111 67
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +3 18 £21,500 - 2
Plymouth +6 5 £30,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (44.12%) Games
2 14 (41.18%) Degree
3 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 10 (29.41%) Google
4 10 (29.41%) SDLC
4 10 (29.41%) VMware
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco
4 10 (29.41%) IBM
5 9 (26.47%) C++
6 8 (23.53%) Java
6 8 (23.53%) ITIL
6 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.65%) Python
9 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.71%) PHP
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
9 5 (14.71%) MS Office
9 5 (14.71%) CSS
9 5 (14.71%) Internet
9 5 (14.71%) Electronics
9 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
9 5 (14.71%) Big Data
9 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
10 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (11.76%) jQuery
10 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
10 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) GSM
3 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.88%) MS Access
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 15 (44.12%) Games
2 5 (14.71%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Software Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) IT Support
5 4 (11.76%) Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Python Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Junior
8 1 (2.94%) Data Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) HTML
1 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) RESTful
4 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.88%) MFC
4 2 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) XHTML
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Qt
5 1 (2.94%) SciPy
5 1 (2.94%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
4 1 (2.94%) Physics
4 1 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
2 10 (29.41%) SDLC
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
6 2 (5.88%) B2B
6 2 (5.88%) B2C
6 2 (5.88%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) R
5 4 (11.76%) C
6 3 (8.82%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Google
1 10 (29.41%) VMware
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco
1 10 (29.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Sage
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago