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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.62% 0.37% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.56% 1.59% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Average salary £23,000 £19,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% -26.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £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
158 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.73% 23.60% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 134 52 71
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,992 £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 30 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 30 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 - 12 £23,000 - 2
Plymouth - 6 £22,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 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 33 (76.74%) Degree
2 18 (41.86%) HTML
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 15 (34.88%) CSS
4 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
6 11 (25.58%) Windows
6 11 (25.58%) Java
7 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
7 10 (23.26%) HTML5
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle
8 9 (20.93%) C++
8 9 (20.93%) Python
9 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (16.28%) QA
10 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
10 7 (16.28%) SQL
10 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.95%) Citrix
11 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
11 6 (13.95%) Project Management
11 6 (13.95%) C
11 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (13.95%) Web Development
11 6 (13.95%) NetSuite
11 6 (13.95%) Retail
11 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
11 6 (13.95%) Restlet

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (9.30%) IIS
1 4 (9.30%) Apache
1 4 (9.30%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Navigator
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Electronics
2 5 (11.63%) Games
3 3 (6.98%) Military
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) French Language
3 3 (6.98%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Graduate
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) DBA
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) HTML
2 15 (34.88%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) HTML5
4 6 (13.95%) Restlet
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) DOM
5 4 (9.30%) Flash
5 4 (9.30%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) Ajax
6 3 (6.98%) JSON
6 3 (6.98%) Web Services
6 3 (6.98%) XML
6 3 (6.98%) RESTful
7 2 (4.65%) MFC
8 1 (2.33%) Qt
8 1 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Visualisation
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.65%) Physics
5 2 (4.65%) Open Source
5 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.65%) Statistics
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.33%) RMADS
6 1 (2.33%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Web Development
5 5 (11.63%) Validation
5 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.30%) SEO
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) UML
8 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Information Assurance
9 1 (2.33%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.33%) Data Entry
9 1 (2.33%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.33%) Predictive Modelling
9 1 (2.33%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.33%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) Python
2 9 (20.93%) C++
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) C
5 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.65%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.98%) VCP5
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) PhD
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) Citrix
3 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.95%) NetSuite
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
Exeter, Devon
Blur Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 15 days ago