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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 13 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 8.47% - 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £14,900 - £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 - £29,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
25 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 42.37% 43.14% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 15
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram 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 28 July 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
(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 £15,000 -
Gwynedd - 2 £35,000 -
Wrexham - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) VB6
4 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) RIP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) VPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOD
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB6
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCSP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP