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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 1.82% 1.89% 4.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.26% 4.55% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
47 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 42.73% 41.51% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £26,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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%) WiX
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Qt
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Numerical Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) MSI
2 5 (45.45%) GAMP
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
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%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) PHP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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
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