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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.53% 4.94% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.84% 15.56% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 46 53 31
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £41,000
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
322 392 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.57% 31.72% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 287 337 351
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -5 27 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Bridgend +12 14 £35,000 -6.66%
Torfaen +5 6 £52,500 +118.75%
Newport +3 2 £34,500 +25.45%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 76 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (66.37%) Degree
3 54 (47.79%) C++
4 43 (38.05%) Software Engineering
5 33 (29.20%) SQL
6 31 (27.43%) SDLC
7 30 (26.55%) Java
8 28 (24.78%) SQL Server
8 28 (24.78%) Python
8 28 (24.78%) Mathematics
9 27 (23.89%) C#
10 23 (20.35%) MySQL
10 23 (20.35%) Scrum
10 23 (20.35%) Analytics
11 22 (19.47%) JavaScript
12 21 (18.58%) Oracle
12 21 (18.58%) Linux
13 20 (17.70%) Windows
13 20 (17.70%) Life Science
13 20 (17.70%) Informatics
14 19 (16.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 19 (16.81%) Machine Learning
15 17 (15.04%) Data Analysis
15 17 (15.04%) Marketing
16 16 (14.16%) .NET
16 16 (14.16%) HTML
16 16 (14.16%) CSS
16 16 (14.16%) MVC
17 15 (13.27%) jQuery
17 15 (13.27%) Physics

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 7 (6.19%) Tornado
2 3 (2.65%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.77%) Apache
3 2 (1.77%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.88%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.42%) HTTP
3 4 (3.54%) tcpdump
4 3 (2.65%) VPN
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.77%) Firewall
5 2 (1.77%) Internet
5 2 (1.77%) Intranet
5 2 (1.77%) LAN
5 2 (1.77%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.77%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.77%) VoIP
5 2 (1.77%) WAN
5 2 (1.77%) WLAN
6 1 (0.88%) FTP
6 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.88%) Modbus
6 1 (0.88%) SMTP
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.35%) MySQL
3 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.19%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.19%) SQLite
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.54%) Big Data
7 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.65%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.65%) HPCC
8 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.65%) OLAP
8 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.54%) Subversion
3 2 (1.77%) MorphX
3 2 (1.77%) PVCS
3 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (15.04%) Marketing
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
3 4 (3.54%) Electronics
3 4 (3.54%) Legal
3 4 (3.54%) Multimedia
3 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Law
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Military
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (39.82%) Developer
2 34 (30.09%) Software Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) Research Engineer
4 11 (9.73%) Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Graduate
4 11 (9.73%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) Junior
6 8 (7.08%) Product Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Junior Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.31%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.31%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Python Software Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Software Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.54%) Graduate Java Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 16 (14.16%) .NET
2 16 (14.16%) CSS
2 16 (14.16%) HTML
3 15 (13.27%) jQuery
4 14 (12.39%) Web Services
5 12 (10.62%) STL
6 9 (7.96%) XML
7 7 (6.19%) Ajax
7 7 (6.19%) Flask
7 7 (6.19%) Middleware
7 7 (6.19%) OAuth
7 7 (6.19%) SOAP
7 7 (6.19%) ZeroMQ
8 6 (5.31%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.42%) RESTful
9 5 (4.42%) Spring
9 5 (4.42%) Struts
10 4 (3.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Mathematics
2 20 (17.70%) Informatics
2 20 (17.70%) Life Science
3 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (13.27%) Physics
4 13 (11.50%) Statistics
5 12 (10.62%) User Experience
6 8 (7.08%) Health Informatics
7 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.54%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.65%) Digital TV
8 3 (2.65%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.65%) IPTV
9 2 (1.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.77%) PDA
9 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Linux
2 20 (17.70%) Windows
3 8 (7.08%) Unix
4 4 (3.54%) Android
4 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.65%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.77%) CatOS
6 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.05%) Software Engineering
3 31 (27.43%) SDLC
4 23 (20.35%) Analytics
4 23 (20.35%) Scrum
5 19 (16.81%) Machine Learning
6 17 (15.04%) Data Analysis
7 16 (14.16%) MVC
8 14 (12.39%) OO
9 12 (10.62%) ETL
10 10 (8.85%) Business Analysis
10 10 (8.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (8.85%) UML
10 10 (8.85%) User Stories
10 10 (8.85%) Wireframes
11 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.96%) OOP
11 9 (7.96%) Web Development
12 8 (7.08%) DevOps
13 7 (6.19%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) C++
2 33 (29.20%) SQL
3 30 (26.55%) Java
4 28 (24.78%) Python
5 27 (23.89%) C#
6 22 (19.47%) JavaScript
7 14 (12.39%) PHP
8 13 (11.50%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.08%) C
10 4 (3.54%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.54%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.54%) Erlang
10 4 (3.54%) Haskell
10 4 (3.54%) Lisp
10 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.77%) VB
11 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.77%) VBA
11 2 (1.77%) X++
Qualifications
1 75 (66.37%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) CCNP
2 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.77%) CISSP
2 2 (1.77%) HND
3 1 (0.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Firmware
1 4 (3.54%) Snort
2 2 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.54%) Sybase
4 3 (2.65%) Zend
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco
5 2 (1.77%) Juniper
5 2 (1.77%) SAP
5 2 (1.77%) Serena
5 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.77%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) Percona
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago