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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 12 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 6.06% 6.78% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
26 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 39.39% 40.68% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 12
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £30,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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
Gwynedd +1 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Flintshire -6 1 £27,000 +80.00% 1
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) Red Gate
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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