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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 61 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.44% 5.55% 3.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.05% 17.27% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 28
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £18,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
409 359 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 38.01% 32.14% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 351 295 308
Median salary £37,725 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -10 27 £43,750 +23.23% 3
Newport -7 7 £80,000 +113.33%
Bridgend +15 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Torfaen -2 3 £23,500 -24.19%
Caerphilly +3 1 £40,000 +30.08%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 73 (81.11%) Degree
2 58 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (41.11%) Java
4 35 (38.89%) C++
4 35 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 29 (32.22%) Mathematics
6 27 (30.00%) C#
7 25 (27.78%) Python
7 25 (27.78%) SDLC
8 24 (26.67%) Scrum
9 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 17 (18.89%) HTML
11 16 (17.78%) CSS
11 16 (17.78%) Informatics
11 16 (17.78%) Life Science
11 16 (17.78%) Analytics
12 15 (16.67%) Physics
12 15 (16.67%) Statistics
12 15 (16.67%) Data Analysis
12 15 (16.67%) Machine Learning
13 14 (15.56%) TDD
13 14 (15.56%) Windows
14 13 (14.44%) SQL
14 13 (14.44%) Artificial Intelligence
14 13 (14.44%) Health Informatics
14 13 (14.44%) Natural Language Processing
15 12 (13.33%) .NET
15 12 (13.33%) Web Services
15 12 (13.33%) OO
16 11 (12.22%) Finance

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 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.22%) Apache
3 2 (2.22%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.22%) JBoss
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.11%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.22%) Broadband
1 2 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.11%) FTP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) SMTP
2 1 (1.11%) SSL
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) Big Data
3 8 (8.89%) MySQL
4 6 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.67%) HBase
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.44%) Sqoop
6 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.33%) GIS
6 3 (3.33%) HPCC
6 3 (3.33%) OLAP
6 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.22%) Presto
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Selenium
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.22%) Ant
4 2 (2.22%) Grunt
4 2 (2.22%) gulp
4 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.22%) Maven
4 2 (2.22%) MorphX
4 2 (2.22%) PVCS
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.22%) webpack
5 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.11%) JMeter
5 1 (1.11%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Marketing
3 6 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.11%) Automotive
6 1 (1.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) Developer
2 28 (31.11%) Software Engineer
3 15 (16.67%) Research Engineer
4 13 (14.44%) Analyst
4 13 (14.44%) Graduate
5 10 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 10 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Junior
7 7 (7.78%) Junior Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Product Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Graduate Java Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.89%) HTML
2 16 (17.78%) CSS
3 13 (14.44%) Natural Language Processing
4 12 (13.33%) .NET
4 12 (13.33%) Web Services
5 11 (12.22%) RESTful
6 8 (8.89%) HTML5
6 8 (8.89%) jQuery
7 7 (7.78%) SOAP
7 7 (7.78%) Spring
8 6 (6.67%) Ajax
8 6 (6.67%) CSS3
8 6 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.67%) Node.js
9 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.56%) Java EE
9 5 (5.56%) JSON
10 4 (4.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (4.44%) STL
11 3 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.22%) Mathematics
2 16 (17.78%) Informatics
2 16 (17.78%) Life Science
3 15 (16.67%) Physics
3 15 (16.67%) Statistics
4 13 (14.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (14.44%) Health Informatics
5 10 (11.11%) User Experience
6 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.22%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.22%) Digital TV
8 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.11%) Fintech
9 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) Android
3 8 (8.89%) Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.44%) Unix
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.22%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 25 (27.78%) SDLC
4 24 (26.67%) Scrum
5 16 (17.78%) Analytics
6 15 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 15 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 14 (15.56%) TDD
8 12 (13.33%) OO
9 10 (11.11%) User Stories
10 9 (10.00%) UML
11 8 (8.89%) Business Analysis
11 8 (8.89%) Wireframes
12 7 (7.78%) MVC
12 7 (7.78%) OOP
13 6 (6.67%) BDD
13 6 (6.67%) ETL
13 6 (6.67%) Web Development
14 5 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
14 5 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) Java
2 35 (38.89%) C++
3 27 (30.00%) C#
4 25 (27.78%) Python
5 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.44%) SQL
7 9 (10.00%) PHP
8 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.67%) Scala
10 4 (4.44%) Go
10 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.44%) Ruby
11 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.22%) C
11 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.22%) Perl
11 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 73 (81.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) CISSP
2 3 (3.33%) HND
3 1 (1.11%) CEH
3 1 (1.11%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.11%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (1.11%) CISA
3 1 (1.11%) CISM
3 1 (1.11%) GIAC
3 1 (1.11%) GPEN
3 1 (1.11%) SANS
3 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) MISRA
3 1 (1.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) HDFS
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Cloudera
3 4 (4.44%) Hortonworks
3 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 3 (3.33%) Zend
5 2 (2.22%) Serena
6 1 (1.11%) Sage
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Xamarin
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