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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 13.68% 3.34% 5.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.90% 9.35% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 14
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £42,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
145 139 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 50.88% 35.73% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 112 101 143
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Plymouth - 28 £32,000 -
Exeter -1 10 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 48 (73.85%) Python
2 46 (70.77%) Software Engineering
3 31 (47.69%) CSS
4 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
5 28 (43.08%) C++
5 28 (43.08%) HTML
5 28 (43.08%) Data Analysis
5 28 (43.08%) Visualisation
6 25 (38.46%) Java
7 24 (36.92%) Algorithms
8 23 (35.38%) Advertising
9 19 (29.23%) Degree
10 18 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (27.69%) C#
11 17 (26.15%) MATLAB
11 17 (26.15%) Marketing
12 16 (24.62%) Django
12 16 (24.62%) jQuery
12 16 (24.62%) HTML5
12 16 (24.62%) CSS3
12 16 (24.62%) Highcharts JS
12 16 (24.62%) D3.js
12 16 (24.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (24.62%) User Experience
12 16 (24.62%) Linux
13 14 (21.54%) Ruby
13 14 (21.54%) Machine Learning
13 14 (21.54%) Mathematics
14 12 (18.46%) Statistics
14 12 (18.46%) SciPy

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Big Data
1 12 (18.46%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) Maven
General
1 23 (35.38%) Advertising
2 17 (26.15%) Marketing
3 4 (6.15%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Developer
3 14 (21.54%) JavaScript Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) Data Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Web Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Junior
7 7 (10.77%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Java Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Python Software Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Developer in Test
9 5 (7.69%) C Developer
9 5 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Python Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (47.69%) CSS
2 28 (43.08%) HTML
3 16 (24.62%) CSS3
3 16 (24.62%) D3.js
3 16 (24.62%) Django
3 16 (24.62%) Highcharts JS
3 16 (24.62%) HTML5
3 16 (24.62%) jQuery
3 16 (24.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (18.46%) NumPy
4 12 (18.46%) SciPy
5 9 (13.85%) .NET
5 9 (13.85%) Flask
5 9 (13.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.15%) Spring
8 4 (6.15%) XML
9 3 (4.62%) RESTful
9 3 (4.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Visualisation
2 24 (36.92%) Algorithms
3 18 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (24.62%) User Experience
5 14 (21.54%) Mathematics
6 12 (18.46%) Statistics
7 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.08%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Software Engineering
2 28 (43.08%) Data Analysis
3 14 (21.54%) Machine Learning
4 9 (13.85%) Marketing Automation
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.31%) Validation
5 8 (12.31%) Web Development
6 7 (10.77%) Data Validation
7 6 (9.23%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (9.23%) MVC
7 6 (9.23%) OO
8 5 (7.69%) OOP
8 5 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (3.08%) Analytics
9 2 (3.08%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.08%) DevOps
9 2 (3.08%) OpenUP
10 1 (1.54%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) Python
2 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.08%) C++
4 25 (38.46%) Java
5 18 (27.69%) C#
6 17 (26.15%) MATLAB
7 14 (21.54%) Ruby
8 7 (10.77%) SQL
9 5 (7.69%) C
9 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
9 5 (7.69%) R
10 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Apple
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
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