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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.57% 3.43% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.73% 8.03% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 4
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,300 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £57,500
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
179 137 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 47.48% 42.68% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127 118 64
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,605 £21,478 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,355 £45,000
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
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 7 May 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 +11 15 - - 2
Plymouth +6 2 £30,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 20 (58.82%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) Games
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco
3 10 (29.41%) IBM
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 10 (29.41%) Google
4 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
6 7 (20.59%) C++
7 6 (17.65%) Java
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) Python
7 6 (17.65%) Electronics
7 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
8 5 (14.71%) Open Source
8 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
8 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.71%) HTML
8 5 (14.71%) CSS
8 5 (14.71%) ITIL
8 5 (14.71%) Windows
9 4 (11.76%) PHP
9 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.76%) OOP
9 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
9 4 (11.76%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) GSM
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) MS Access
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 12 (35.29%) Games
2 6 (17.65%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
6 1 (2.94%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Data Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) HTML
1 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
3 3 (8.82%) Qt
3 3 (8.82%) RESTful
3 3 (8.82%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) MFC
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) XHTML
4 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.94%) SciPy
5 1 (2.94%) NumPy
5 1 (2.94%) Dojo
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 4 (11.76%) Physics
4 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) Statistics
6 1 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
5 3 (8.82%) Validation
5 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) B2B
6 2 (5.88%) B2C
6 2 (5.88%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) C++
2 6 (17.65%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) PHP
3 4 (11.76%) R
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) C
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) VMware
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco
1 10 (29.41%) IBM
1 10 (29.41%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 up to £23,790 per annum for exceptional candidates
Posted: 14 days ago