The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 61 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.19% 3.06% 3.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.23% 7.72% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 24
Median salary £36,194 £33,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,750 £23,175
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,750 £42,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,901 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +3.73%
Computer Science
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
354 479 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.13% 39.55% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 288 416 246
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,750 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Computer Science
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in South Wales

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in South Wales

Computer Science
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 28 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Bridgend +8 16 £27,000 +50.00% 2
Torfaen +8 9 £57,500 +109.09% 3
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £36,750 -
Newport -2 3 £36,388 -9.03%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 93 (68.89%) Degree
2 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 50 (37.04%) SQL
5 47 (34.81%) Java
6 46 (34.07%) JavaScript
7 45 (33.33%) C++
8 43 (31.85%) SDLC
9 42 (31.11%) OO
10 41 (30.37%) jQuery
11 38 (28.15%) HTML
12 36 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 36 (26.67%) CSS
12 36 (26.67%) MVC
13 35 (25.93%) Scrum
14 34 (25.19%) Linux
14 34 (25.19%) Marketing
15 33 (24.44%) C#
16 31 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (22.22%) MySQL
18 29 (21.48%) .NET
18 29 (21.48%) Web Development
19 27 (20.00%) AngularJS
20 25 (18.52%) Ajax
21 24 (17.78%) OOP
21 24 (17.78%) Python
22 23 (17.04%) ETL
22 23 (17.04%) Git (software)
23 22 (16.30%) Spring
23 22 (16.30%) Struts

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.44%) Node.js
2 4 (2.96%) Tornado
3 2 (1.48%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) MS Office
5 1 (0.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.74%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.67%) HTTP
2 9 (6.67%) tcpdump
3 7 (5.19%) VoIP
4 6 (4.44%) Firewall
5 5 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (3.70%) LAN
5 5 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 5 (3.70%) NX-OS
5 5 (3.70%) VPN
5 5 (3.70%) WAN
5 5 (3.70%) WLAN
6 1 (0.74%) DNS
6 1 (0.74%) FTP
6 1 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.74%) Modbus
6 1 (0.74%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (22.22%) MySQL
3 12 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (5.93%) Big Data
6 7 (5.19%) HPCC
7 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.96%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.96%) SQLite
9 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.48%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (17.04%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.56%) Subversion
3 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (25.19%) Marketing
2 8 (5.93%) Finance
3 7 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.44%) Electronics
5 5 (3.70%) Military
6 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.22%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.48%) Law
7 2 (1.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (49.63%) Developer
2 36 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 24 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 20 (14.81%) Senior Web Developer
4 20 (14.81%) Web Developer
5 19 (14.07%) .NET Developer
6 17 (12.59%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.89%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (8.15%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (8.15%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 9 (6.67%) Junior
11 8 (5.93%) Network Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Research Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) PHP Developer
13 6 (4.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.37%) jQuery
2 38 (28.15%) HTML
3 36 (26.67%) CSS
4 29 (21.48%) .NET
5 27 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 25 (18.52%) Ajax
7 22 (16.30%) Spring
7 22 (16.30%) Struts
8 21 (15.56%) DHTML
8 21 (15.56%) JSP
9 20 (14.81%) Web Services
10 13 (9.63%) ASP.NET
11 12 (8.89%) XML
12 11 (8.15%) Ext JS
12 11 (8.15%) JDBC
12 11 (8.15%) JPA
12 11 (8.15%) Spring Security
13 10 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 8 (5.93%) SOAP
15 7 (5.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.56%) Web 2.0
3 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.89%) Informatics
4 12 (8.89%) Life Science
5 10 (7.41%) Physics
6 8 (5.93%) Statistics
7 7 (5.19%) Client/Server
7 7 (5.19%) Grid Computing
7 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.44%) Health Informatics
9 5 (3.70%) PDA
9 5 (3.70%) User Experience
10 3 (2.22%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.22%) DTV
10 3 (2.22%) IPTV
11 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.19%) Linux
2 17 (12.59%) Unix
3 16 (11.85%) Windows
4 5 (3.70%) CatOS
5 4 (2.96%) Android
5 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 43 (31.85%) SDLC
4 42 (31.11%) OO
5 36 (26.67%) MVC
6 35 (25.93%) Scrum
7 29 (21.48%) Web Development
8 24 (17.78%) OOP
9 23 (17.04%) ETL
10 19 (14.07%) Time Management
11 17 (12.59%) Machine Learning
12 16 (11.85%) Data Analysis
13 15 (11.11%) Analytics
14 12 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (8.15%) Test Planning
16 10 (7.41%) E-Commerce
16 10 (7.41%) Online Marketing
16 10 (7.41%) Web Application Development
17 9 (6.67%) Functional Programming
17 9 (6.67%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.04%) SQL
2 47 (34.81%) Java
3 46 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 45 (33.33%) C++
5 33 (24.44%) C#
6 24 (17.78%) Python
7 17 (12.59%) PHP
8 15 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 13 (9.63%) C
10 9 (6.67%) Erlang
10 9 (6.67%) Haskell
10 9 (6.67%) Lisp
11 6 (4.44%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.96%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.96%) Embedded C++
13 3 (2.22%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.48%) VB
14 2 (1.48%) VBA
15 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 93 (68.89%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) CCNP
2 8 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Snort
2 4 (2.96%) Firmware
3 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Oracle
2 8 (5.93%) Cisco
3 7 (5.19%) Sybase
3 7 (5.19%) Zend
4 6 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.70%) Juniper
5 5 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.48%) Tableau
7 1 (0.74%) Percona
7 1 (0.74%) Sage
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Aria Select Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Intapeople
Salary: £37000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + pension, private medical, health i
Posted: 25 days ago
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Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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