The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 5.68% 1.92% 2.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 4.55% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
Computer Science
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 45.45% 42.31% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 15
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Computer Science
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in North Wales

Computer Science
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Wrexham - 2 - -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) GAMP
2 5 (45.45%) MSI
2 5 (45.45%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Numerical Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Qt
2 5 (45.45%) WiX
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) SAN

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Lync
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MSI
1 5 (45.45%) WiX
2 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Software Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) Qt
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Management
1 5 (45.45%) Numerical Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) Netezza
3 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Vertica
3 1 (9.09%) Talend
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago