The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.43% 6.31% 11.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.36% 16.36% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 65
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
188 269 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.82% 38.59% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 174 228 263
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Somerset region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Somerset

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Somerset

Computer Science
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Bath -3 21 £35,000 +25.00% 9
Street - 3 £30,000 -
Taunton -2 2 £24,250 -35.33%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 59 (90.77%) Degree
2 42 (64.62%) Software Engineering
3 39 (60.00%) C#
3 39 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 31 (47.69%) C++
5 29 (44.62%) Software Testing
5 29 (44.62%) Manufacturing
6 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (41.54%) C
8 18 (27.69%) WCF
9 16 (24.62%) WPF
9 16 (24.62%) CAD
10 14 (21.54%) Client/Server
10 14 (21.54%) Logistics
11 13 (20.00%) Windows
12 11 (16.92%) Java
13 10 (15.38%) ITIL
14 8 (12.31%) Spring
14 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
15 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
15 7 (10.77%) HTML
15 7 (10.77%) OO
15 7 (10.77%) CSS
16 6 (9.23%) SQL
16 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (9.23%) VMware
17 5 (7.69%) Linux
17 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
17 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
18 4 (6.15%) ITIL V3

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (4.62%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.62%) JBoss
1 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.54%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DHCP
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Wireless
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 29 (44.62%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.08%) Publishing
3 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Software Engineer
2 20 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
3 16 (24.62%) Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Graduate
6 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
10 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (4.62%) Technical Manager
10 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (4.62%) Support Specialist
10 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) WCF
2 16 (24.62%) WPF
3 8 (12.31%) Spring
4 7 (10.77%) HTML
4 7 (10.77%) CSS
5 4 (6.15%) XML
6 3 (4.62%) J2EE
6 3 (4.62%) Web Services
6 3 (4.62%) HTML5
6 3 (4.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (3.08%) REST
7 2 (3.08%) CSS3
7 2 (3.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.08%) JSF
7 2 (3.08%) FreeMarker
7 2 (3.08%) Java EE
7 2 (3.08%) MFC
7 2 (3.08%) .NET
7 2 (3.08%) JSP
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (21.54%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.08%) Physics
6 1 (1.54%) RIA
6 1 (1.54%) iPhone
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.62%) Android
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) Software Engineering
2 29 (44.62%) Software Testing
3 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) CAD
5 14 (21.54%) Logistics
6 10 (15.38%) ITIL
7 7 (10.77%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) Information Security
8 4 (6.15%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (6.15%) ITIL V3
9 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.62%) MVVM
9 3 (4.62%) Cyber Security
9 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.62%) MVC
9 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.08%) Scrum
10 2 (3.08%) PDM
10 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.08%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) C#
2 31 (47.69%) C++
3 27 (41.54%) C
4 11 (16.92%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.23%) SQL
7 3 (4.62%) VBScript
7 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.54%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (90.77%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) Intel
5 2 (3.08%) Apple
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Google
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