The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 3.57% 4.41% 8.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 13.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 39.29% 32.35% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
Wales

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire - 1 £37,500 -
Gwynedd - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft