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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 12 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 2.50% 1.75% 3.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 4.08% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
11 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 27.50% 42.98% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 25
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree