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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 14 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 5.88% 15.28% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 40.00% 27.50% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% -12.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
5 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 14.71% 55.56% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 26
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 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
Flintshire - 2 £30,000 -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Gate
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Red Gate
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) VMware