The first 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 1 August 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 48 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.02% 6.22% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.67% 20.35% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 35 19
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,100 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
187 172 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.46% 30.55% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 161 142 164
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,350 £25,065
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -15 27 £31,000 +12.72% 8
Street -5 11 £45,000 +63.63%
Yeovil - 4 £24,500 - 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 86 (88.66%) Degree
2 53 (54.64%) Software Engineering
3 45 (46.39%) Java
4 37 (38.14%) C#
5 35 (36.08%) C++
6 34 (35.05%) Mathematics
7 31 (31.96%) C
8 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
9 28 (28.87%) HTML
9 28 (28.87%) Windows
10 23 (23.71%) Python
10 23 (23.71%) CAD
11 21 (21.65%) OO
11 21 (21.65%) Linux
11 21 (21.65%) Spring
12 20 (20.62%) Manufacturing
12 20 (20.62%) Software Testing
13 19 (19.59%) XML
13 19 (19.59%) CSS
14 16 (16.49%) MySQL
15 14 (14.43%) Finance
16 13 (13.40%) .NET
17 11 (11.34%) Perl
17 11 (11.34%) Debian
17 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (11.34%) Open Source
18 10 (10.31%) HTML5
18 10 (10.31%) PHP
18 10 (10.31%) SQL
18 10 (10.31%) Internet

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.15%) IIS
2 5 (5.15%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) Internet
2 7 (7.22%) HTTP
3 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) MySQL
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.06%) Redis
4 2 (2.06%) Big Data
4 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.09%) JUnit
General
1 20 (20.62%) Manufacturing
2 14 (14.43%) Finance
3 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Publishing
4 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (50.52%) Developer
2 48 (49.48%) Software Engineer
3 21 (21.65%) Java Developer
4 18 (18.56%) Web Developer
5 15 (15.46%) Junior
6 13 (13.40%) Graduate
7 10 (10.31%) Junior Software Engineer
8 9 (9.28%) Software Developer
8 9 (9.28%) Junior Developer
9 8 (8.25%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Java Web Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Programmer
11 5 (5.15%) Junior Software Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Service Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Web Engineer
13 3 (3.09%) Android Developer
13 3 (3.09%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) HTML
2 21 (21.65%) Spring
3 19 (19.59%) XML
3 19 (19.59%) CSS
4 13 (13.40%) .NET
5 10 (10.31%) HTML5
6 8 (8.25%) jQuery
6 8 (8.25%) J2SE
7 7 (7.22%) J2EE
7 7 (7.22%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.22%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (7.22%) JSF
8 6 (6.19%) FreeMarker
8 6 (6.19%) XSL
8 6 (6.19%) XSLT
9 5 (5.15%) XHTML
10 4 (4.12%) Ajax
10 4 (4.12%) Django
11 3 (3.09%) CSS3
11 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.05%) Mathematics
2 11 (11.34%) Open Source
3 7 (7.22%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.19%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.12%) Spread Betting
6 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.06%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.87%) Windows
2 21 (21.65%) Linux
3 11 (11.34%) Debian
4 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.15%) Android
4 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) Software Engineering
2 23 (23.71%) CAD
3 21 (21.65%) OO
4 20 (20.62%) Software Testing
5 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.28%) OOD
7 8 (8.25%) TDD
7 8 (8.25%) Data Analytics
7 8 (8.25%) Analytics
8 7 (7.22%) MVC
9 6 (6.19%) ITIL
10 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.15%) Web Development
11 4 (4.12%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.12%) Service Management
11 4 (4.12%) ITSM
11 4 (4.12%) Android Development
11 4 (4.12%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.06%) Information Security
12 2 (2.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) Java
2 37 (38.14%) C#
3 35 (36.08%) C++
4 31 (31.96%) C
5 30 (30.93%) JavaScript
6 23 (23.71%) Python
7 11 (11.34%) Perl
8 10 (10.31%) PHP
8 10 (10.31%) SQL
9 7 (7.22%) Ruby
10 6 (6.19%) Objective-C
10 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
11 5 (5.15%) CFML
12 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
12 4 (4.12%) PHP5
13 2 (2.06%) VBScript
13 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (88.66%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) PhD
4 1 (1.03%) CCNP
4 1 (1.03%) CCNA
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Xen
1 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle
2 6 (6.19%) JBoss
3 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.06%) VMware
4 2 (2.06%) Intel
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter
5 1 (1.03%) Zend
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