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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 55 35 74
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +39
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 77 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.20% 6.35% 2.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% 20.87% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 9
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £20,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
247 369 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.42% 30.45% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 207 303 340
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -18 22 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Torfaen +10 3 £28,250 -14.39%
Bridgend +11 1 £42,500 +77.08%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 55 (85.94%) Degree
2 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.75%) Java
4 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 22 (34.38%) Scrum
6 21 (32.81%) HTML
7 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 19 (29.69%) Mathematics
8 19 (29.69%) SDLC
9 18 (28.13%) C++
9 18 (28.13%) CSS
10 17 (26.56%) OO
10 17 (26.56%) Python
11 13 (20.31%) MongoDB
12 12 (18.75%) HTML5
12 12 (18.75%) TDD
12 12 (18.75%) C#
13 11 (17.19%) SQL
13 11 (17.19%) Finance
14 10 (15.63%) MySQL
14 10 (15.63%) PHP
14 10 (15.63%) Web Services
14 10 (15.63%) OOP
14 10 (15.63%) Node.js
14 10 (15.63%) Android
14 10 (15.63%) Web Development
14 10 (15.63%) Big Data
15 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
15 9 (14.06%) C
16 8 (12.50%) MVC

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 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.13%) Drupal
5 2 (3.13%) JBoss
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.13%) Broadband
2 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.63%) Big Data
2 10 (15.63%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.38%) HBase
3 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.25%) HPCC
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.25%) Sqoop
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.13%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.13%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.13%) Presto
6 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.38%) Grunt
1 6 (9.38%) gulp
1 6 (9.38%) Selenium
1 6 (9.38%) webpack
2 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.69%) Ant
3 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) Maven
4 2 (3.13%) JMeter
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.56%) NUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.13%) Publishing
6 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Software Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Graduate
3 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior
8 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Research Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) CSS
3 12 (18.75%) HTML5
4 10 (15.63%) Node.js
4 10 (15.63%) Web Services
5 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
6 8 (12.50%) RESTful
7 7 (10.94%) .NET
7 7 (10.94%) jQuery
7 7 (10.94%) Sass
7 7 (10.94%) Spring
8 6 (9.38%) Angular 2
8 6 (9.38%) CSS3
8 6 (9.38%) Django
8 6 (9.38%) Hibernate
8 6 (9.38%) React
9 5 (7.81%) J2EE
9 5 (7.81%) REST
9 5 (7.81%) SOAP
10 4 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) Life Science
3 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.13%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Android
2 8 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (9.38%) Unix
4 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.81%) Windows
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) Scrum
3 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 19 (29.69%) Mathematics
4 19 (29.69%) SDLC
5 17 (26.56%) OO
6 12 (18.75%) TDD
7 10 (15.63%) OOP
7 10 (15.63%) Web Development
8 8 (12.50%) MVC
9 6 (9.38%) ETL
10 5 (7.81%) BDD
10 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (7.81%) Physics
10 5 (7.81%) Statistics
10 5 (7.81%) Validation
11 4 (6.25%) Analytics
11 4 (6.25%) Health Informatics
11 4 (6.25%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.13%) C++
4 17 (26.56%) Python
5 12 (18.75%) C#
6 11 (17.19%) SQL
7 10 (15.63%) PHP
8 9 (14.06%) C
9 7 (10.94%) Objective-C
9 7 (10.94%) Scala
10 6 (9.38%) Apple Swift
11 4 (6.25%) Go
11 4 (6.25%) Ruby
12 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
12 3 (4.69%) Perl
13 2 (3.13%) Groovy
14 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (85.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) HND
3 1 (1.56%) CEH
3 1 (1.56%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.56%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (1.56%) CISA
3 1 (1.56%) CISM
3 1 (1.56%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) GIAC
3 1 (1.56%) GPEN
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Cloudera
2 4 (6.25%) Hortonworks
2 4 (6.25%) Zend
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.56%) Sage
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
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