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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 54 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.80% 3.95% 3.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.31% 10.30% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 38 30
Median salary £36,944 £33,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.46% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
331 466 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.40% 38.35% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 270 418 289
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 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 29 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 0 20 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Bridgend +9 16 £27,000 -28.00%
Torfaen +13 10 £57,500 +109.09% 4
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £36,750 -
Newport 0 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 (70.99%) Degree
2 75 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (38.93%) Software Engineering
4 47 (35.88%) C++
4 47 (35.88%) Java
5 45 (34.35%) SQL
6 44 (33.59%) JavaScript
7 39 (29.77%) SDLC
8 38 (29.01%) HTML
8 38 (29.01%) OO
9 37 (28.24%) jQuery
10 36 (27.48%) CSS
11 35 (26.72%) SQL Server
12 33 (25.19%) MVC
12 33 (25.19%) Marketing
13 32 (24.43%) Scrum
13 32 (24.43%) C#
14 31 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (22.14%) Linux
16 28 (21.37%) Web Development
17 27 (20.61%) MySQL
17 27 (20.61%) .NET
18 25 (19.08%) Ajax
18 25 (19.08%) AngularJS
19 24 (18.32%) Python
20 23 (17.56%) OOP
20 23 (17.56%) Mathematics
21 22 (16.79%) Spring
21 22 (16.79%) Git (software)
21 22 (16.79%) 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 (4.58%) Node.js
2 5 (3.82%) Tornado
3 3 (2.29%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.53%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Office
5 1 (0.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.34%) HTTP
2 7 (5.34%) tcpdump
3 6 (4.58%) Firewall
4 5 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.82%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (3.82%) LAN
4 5 (3.82%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.82%) NX-OS
4 5 (3.82%) VoIP
4 5 (3.82%) VPN
4 5 (3.82%) WAN
4 5 (3.82%) WLAN
5 2 (1.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.76%) DNS
6 1 (0.76%) FTP
6 1 (0.76%) Modbus
6 1 (0.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.61%) MySQL
3 13 (9.92%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.58%) Big Data
6 5 (3.82%) HPCC
6 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.82%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.82%) SQLite
7 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.29%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.53%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.27%) Subversion
3 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (25.19%) Marketing
2 10 (7.63%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Electronics
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.05%) Military
4 4 (3.05%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.53%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (50.38%) Developer
2 34 (25.95%) Software Engineer
3 23 (17.56%) Senior Developer
4 20 (15.27%) Senior Web Developer
4 20 (15.27%) Web Developer
5 17 (12.98%) .NET Developer
6 16 (12.21%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.40%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.63%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (7.63%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.63%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (7.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (7.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Junior
10 8 (6.11%) Research Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Graduate
11 6 (4.58%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.01%) HTML
2 37 (28.24%) jQuery
3 36 (27.48%) CSS
4 27 (20.61%) .NET
5 25 (19.08%) Ajax
5 25 (19.08%) AngularJS
6 22 (16.79%) Spring
6 22 (16.79%) Struts
7 20 (15.27%) DHTML
7 20 (15.27%) JSP
8 18 (13.74%) Web Services
9 15 (11.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET
11 11 (8.40%) XML
12 10 (7.63%) Ext JS
12 10 (7.63%) JDBC
12 10 (7.63%) JPA
12 10 (7.63%) Spring Security
12 10 (7.63%) STL
13 8 (6.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (17.56%) Mathematics
3 20 (15.27%) Web 2.0
4 14 (10.69%) Physics
5 13 (9.92%) Informatics
5 13 (9.92%) Life Science
6 8 (6.11%) Statistics
7 6 (4.58%) Health Informatics
7 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.82%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.82%) Grid Computing
8 5 (3.82%) User Experience
9 4 (3.05%) PDA
10 3 (2.29%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.29%) DTV
10 3 (2.29%) IPTV
11 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.76%) Replication
12 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Linux
2 15 (11.45%) Windows
3 13 (9.92%) Unix
4 5 (3.82%) CatOS
5 4 (3.05%) Android
5 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.29%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.93%) Software Engineering
3 39 (29.77%) SDLC
4 38 (29.01%) OO
5 33 (25.19%) MVC
6 32 (24.43%) Scrum
7 28 (21.37%) Web Development
8 23 (17.56%) OOP
9 18 (13.74%) ETL
10 16 (12.21%) Analytics
10 16 (12.21%) Machine Learning
10 16 (12.21%) Time Management
11 14 (10.69%) Data Analysis
12 10 (7.63%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.63%) Online Marketing
12 10 (7.63%) Test Planning
12 10 (7.63%) Web Application Development
13 9 (6.87%) Systems Analysis
14 7 (5.34%) Online Security
14 7 (5.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (35.88%) C++
1 47 (35.88%) Java
2 45 (34.35%) SQL
3 44 (33.59%) JavaScript
4 32 (24.43%) C#
5 24 (18.32%) Python
6 16 (12.21%) PHP
7 14 (10.69%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.40%) C
9 7 (5.34%) Erlang
9 7 (5.34%) Haskell
9 7 (5.34%) Lisp
10 6 (4.58%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.05%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.05%) Embedded C++
12 3 (2.29%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.53%) R
13 2 (1.53%) VB
13 2 (1.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 93 (70.99%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) CCNP
2 6 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.76%) CCNA
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Snort
2 4 (3.05%) Firmware
3 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (14.50%) Oracle
2 6 (4.58%) Cisco
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) Sybase
3 5 (3.82%) Juniper
3 5 (3.82%) SolarWinds
3 5 (3.82%) Zend
4 2 (1.53%) Tableau
5 1 (0.76%) Percona
5 1 (0.76%) Sage
5 1 (0.76%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £50K
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: From £10,000 to £999,999 per annum Competitive Salary + Excellent Bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago