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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.85% 5.14% 4.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.45% 12.81% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 27
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £25,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
275 242 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.04% 40.13% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 216 210 216
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -4 29 £32,500 +30.00% 9
Taunton 0 3 - - 4
Yeovil - 3 £29,000 -
Street - 2 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 76 (84.44%) Degree
2 50 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 40 (44.44%) C#
4 38 (42.22%) Mathematics
5 34 (37.78%) C++
5 34 (37.78%) C
6 33 (36.67%) Java
6 33 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 27 (30.00%) Manufacturing
8 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 21 (23.33%) Windows
10 20 (22.22%) HTML
11 19 (21.11%) CAD
11 19 (21.11%) Spring
12 18 (20.00%) CSS
13 17 (18.89%) Linux
14 15 (16.67%) XML
15 14 (15.56%) MySQL
16 13 (14.44%) Python
17 12 (13.33%) SQL
17 12 (13.33%) WCF
17 12 (13.33%) WPF
18 11 (12.22%) Client/Server
18 11 (12.22%) Logistics
19 10 (11.11%) PHP
19 10 (11.11%) ITIL
19 10 (11.11%) Open Source
20 9 (10.00%) Perl
20 9 (10.00%) Oracle

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (6.67%) JBoss
1 6 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.56%) ColdFusion
2 5 (5.56%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) Internet
2 7 (7.78%) HTTP
3 3 (3.33%) DHCP
3 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
4 1 (1.11%) Wireless
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) MySQL
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.56%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.33%) Big Data
5 2 (2.22%) Redis
5 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.11%) Ant
3 1 (1.11%) Maven
3 1 (1.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Ivy
General
1 27 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.78%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) Publishing
4 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Software Engineer
2 38 (42.22%) Developer
3 19 (21.11%) Java Developer
4 16 (17.78%) Graduate
4 16 (17.78%) Web Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Junior
8 8 (8.89%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Junior Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Web Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
12 3 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) HTML
2 19 (21.11%) Spring
3 18 (20.00%) CSS
4 15 (16.67%) XML
5 12 (13.33%) WCF
5 12 (13.33%) WPF
6 8 (8.89%) J2SE
7 7 (7.78%) J2EE
7 7 (7.78%) JSF
8 6 (6.67%) FreeMarker
8 6 (6.67%) jQuery
8 6 (6.67%) .NET
8 6 (6.67%) XSL
8 6 (6.67%) XSLT
8 6 (6.67%) XHTML
9 4 (4.44%) HTML5
9 4 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.33%) JSON
10 3 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (42.22%) Mathematics
2 11 (12.22%) Client/Server
3 10 (11.11%) Open Source
4 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.22%) Physics
8 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.11%) RIA
8 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Windows
2 17 (18.89%) Linux
3 9 (10.00%) Debian
4 5 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.33%) Android
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 33 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 19 (21.11%) CAD
5 11 (12.22%) Logistics
6 10 (11.11%) ITIL
7 9 (10.00%) TDD
8 8 (8.89%) MVC
9 6 (6.67%) Web Development
9 6 (6.67%) OO
10 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.56%) Analytics
11 4 (4.44%) Data Analytics
11 4 (4.44%) ITIL V3
11 4 (4.44%) Information Security
12 3 (3.33%) Business Continuity
12 3 (3.33%) MVVM
12 3 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (3.33%) Cyber Security
13 2 (2.22%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) C#
2 34 (37.78%) C++
2 34 (37.78%) C
3 33 (36.67%) Java
4 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.44%) Python
6 12 (13.33%) SQL
7 10 (11.11%) PHP
8 9 (10.00%) Perl
9 5 (5.56%) CFML
9 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.44%) PHP5
10 4 (4.44%) Ruby
10 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.33%) VBScript
12 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (84.44%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.11%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 3 (3.33%) Intel
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) Zend
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