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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.80% 5.75% 3.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.49% 17.92% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 33
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
378 413 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.56% 32.12% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 332 352 311
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -19 26 £27,500 -24.13% 3
Bridgend - 20 £25,000 - 1
Newport -1 3 £62,500 +160.41%
Torfaen -1 2 £39,250 +70.65%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 77 (75.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (70.59%) Degree
3 52 (50.98%) C++
4 37 (36.27%) Mathematics
4 37 (36.27%) Software Engineering
5 32 (31.37%) Java
6 30 (29.41%) C#
6 30 (29.41%) Python
7 28 (27.45%) SDLC
8 27 (26.47%) Life Science
8 27 (26.47%) Informatics
8 27 (26.47%) Analytics
9 24 (23.53%) Physics
9 24 (23.53%) Scrum
10 23 (22.55%) Machine Learning
11 21 (20.59%) Statistics
11 21 (20.59%) Data Analysis
12 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
12 19 (18.63%) SQL
13 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 17 (16.67%) Windows
13 17 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 17 (16.67%) Health Informatics
14 16 (15.69%) User Experience
15 15 (14.71%) MySQL
15 15 (14.71%) Oracle
16 14 (13.73%) User Stories
17 13 (12.75%) Natural Language Processing
17 13 (12.75%) Artificial Intelligence
17 13 (12.75%) Marketing

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 (5.88%) Tornado
2 2 (1.96%) Apache
2 2 (1.96%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.96%) JBoss
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Broadband
1 2 (1.96%) Internet
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
1 2 (1.96%) VPN
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.98%) Firewall
2 1 (0.98%) FTP
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.98%) Network Security
2 1 (0.98%) NX-OS
2 1 (0.98%) SMTP
2 1 (0.98%) SSL
2 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.98%) VoIP
2 1 (0.98%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.71%) MySQL
3 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.88%) SQLite
4 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.94%) Big Data
5 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.94%) HPCC
5 3 (2.94%) OLAP
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.96%) Mahout
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.96%) MorphX
3 2 (1.96%) PVCS
3 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.75%) Marketing
2 10 (9.80%) Finance
3 4 (3.92%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Developer
2 32 (31.37%) Software Engineer
3 21 (20.59%) Research Engineer
4 16 (15.69%) Analyst
5 15 (14.71%) Graduate
6 13 (12.75%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Product Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Junior
8 7 (6.86%) Junior Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.90%) C++ Developer
10 5 (4.90%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Graduate Java Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Python Software Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
12 3 (2.94%) IT Support
12 3 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (12.75%) CSS
2 13 (12.75%) HTML
2 13 (12.75%) Natural Language Processing
3 12 (11.76%) .NET
3 12 (11.76%) Web Services
4 11 (10.78%) STL
5 10 (9.80%) jQuery
6 7 (6.86%) RESTful
7 6 (5.88%) Flask
7 6 (5.88%) Middleware
7 6 (5.88%) OAuth
7 6 (5.88%) SOAP
7 6 (5.88%) ZeroMQ
8 5 (4.90%) Ajax
8 5 (4.90%) Node.js
9 4 (3.92%) HTML5
9 4 (3.92%) Java EE
9 4 (3.92%) JSON
9 4 (3.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (36.27%) Mathematics
2 27 (26.47%) Informatics
2 27 (26.47%) Life Science
3 24 (23.53%) Physics
4 21 (20.59%) Statistics
5 17 (16.67%) Health Informatics
6 16 (15.69%) User Experience
7 13 (12.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.96%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.98%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.94%) Android
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) Unix
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) CatOS
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (75.49%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (36.27%) Software Engineering
3 28 (27.45%) SDLC
4 27 (26.47%) Analytics
5 24 (23.53%) Scrum
6 23 (22.55%) Machine Learning
7 21 (20.59%) Data Analysis
8 14 (13.73%) User Stories
9 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 12 (11.76%) UML
9 12 (11.76%) Wireframes
10 9 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.82%) MVC
10 9 (8.82%) OO
11 7 (6.86%) DevOps
11 7 (6.86%) TDD
12 6 (5.88%) Cross-Platform Development
12 6 (5.88%) ETL
12 6 (5.88%) Use Case
13 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.98%) C++
2 32 (31.37%) Java
3 30 (29.41%) C#
3 30 (29.41%) Python
4 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.63%) SQL
5 12 (11.76%) PHP
6 7 (6.86%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.94%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.96%) Groovy
9 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.96%) R
9 2 (1.96%) X++
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.98%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 72 (70.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) CISSP
3 2 (1.96%) HND
4 1 (0.98%) CCNP
4 1 (0.98%) CEH
4 1 (0.98%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (0.98%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.98%) CISA
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.98%) CISM
4 1 (0.98%) GIAC
4 1 (0.98%) GPEN
4 1 (0.98%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) Firmware
2 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Oracle
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Zend
5 2 (1.96%) Serena
5 2 (1.96%) Sybase
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Completely Negotiable
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago