The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.49% 6.35% 4.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% 15.09% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 10
Average salary £21,500 £30,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.50% +7.01%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Miscellaneous Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 106 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 42.29% 42.06% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 101 89
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Newport region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Newport

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
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