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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.36% 6.09% 6.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.72% 19.07% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 35
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,800 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
144 257 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 24.32% 31.97% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 120 229 170
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -4 9 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Yeovil -7 2 £32,500 +32.65%
Glastonbury - 1 £26,500 - 1
Taunton - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 54 (98.18%) Degree
2 33 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 32 (58.18%) Software Engineering
4 25 (45.45%) C#
5 24 (43.64%) Software Testing
5 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (40.00%) C++
7 18 (32.73%) Scrum
8 15 (27.27%) SDLC
9 14 (25.45%) Windows
10 13 (23.64%) WPF
11 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.00%) C
12 10 (18.18%) MySQL
12 10 (18.18%) CSS
12 10 (18.18%) HTML
12 10 (18.18%) PHP
12 10 (18.18%) OO
12 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
13 9 (16.36%) RESTful
14 8 (14.55%) jQuery
14 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
14 8 (14.55%) OOP
14 8 (14.55%) Java
14 8 (14.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (12.73%) User Experience
16 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
16 6 (10.91%) SQL
16 6 (10.91%) .NET
16 6 (10.91%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
1 2 (3.64%) VPN
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
1 2 (3.64%) VLAN
2 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 5 (9.09%) Military
3 4 (7.27%) Electronics
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Software Engineer
2 22 (40.00%) Developer
3 15 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Programmer
8 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Graduate
8 4 (7.27%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) WPF
2 10 (18.18%) HTML
2 10 (18.18%) CSS
3 9 (16.36%) RESTful
4 8 (14.55%) jQuery
4 8 (14.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (10.91%) .NET
6 4 (7.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (7.27%) HTML5
6 4 (7.27%) STL
6 4 (7.27%) OpenGL
6 4 (7.27%) Qt
7 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.45%) Spring
8 2 (3.64%) Web Services
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 2 (3.64%) Sass
8 2 (3.64%) Zend Framework
8 2 (3.64%) WCF
8 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (12.73%) User Experience
3 4 (7.27%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.64%) Photography
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) GIS
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Android
3 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Software Engineering
2 24 (43.64%) Software Testing
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) Scrum
4 15 (27.27%) SDLC
5 10 (18.18%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) OOP
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
8 4 (7.27%) CAD
8 4 (7.27%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (7.27%) PDM
8 4 (7.27%) Signal Processing
9 3 (5.45%) Product Management
9 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.45%) ERP
10 2 (3.64%) OOD
10 2 (3.64%) Open Source
10 2 (3.64%) Mobile Development
10 2 (3.64%) Software Delivery
11 1 (1.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) C++
3 11 (20.00%) C
4 10 (18.18%) PHP
5 8 (14.55%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) SQL
7 3 (5.45%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.82%) VB
9 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) VBA
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (98.18%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) VMware
2 2 (3.64%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Mapinfo
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