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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 46 34 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +53
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 73 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.68% 6.76% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.32% 20.05% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 10
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £21,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
310 364 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.67% 33.70% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 263 304 339
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £29,051
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -6 29 £38,750 +10.71% 6
Newport -7 4 £80,000 +113.33%
Torfaen +4 2 £28,250 -22.60%
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 68 (86.08%) Degree
2 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (49.37%) Java
4 31 (39.24%) C++
5 29 (36.71%) Software Engineering
6 26 (32.91%) Python
6 26 (32.91%) SDLC
7 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
7 24 (30.38%) Mathematics
8 23 (29.11%) C#
9 22 (27.85%) Scrum
10 21 (26.58%) HTML
11 19 (24.05%) CSS
12 16 (20.25%) OO
13 13 (16.46%) Finance
13 13 (16.46%) Physics
14 12 (15.19%) Life Science
14 12 (15.19%) Informatics
14 12 (15.19%) Statistics
14 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
14 12 (15.19%) Natural Language Processing
14 12 (15.19%) Health Informatics
14 12 (15.19%) Machine Learning
14 12 (15.19%) Analytics
14 12 (15.19%) TDD
14 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
14 12 (15.19%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (13.92%) PHP
15 11 (13.92%) SQL
15 11 (13.92%) HTML5

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 (7.59%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.06%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.53%) Drupal
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Doxygen
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.53%) Broadband
2 1 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.66%) Big Data
2 10 (12.66%) MySQL
3 6 (7.59%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.59%) HBase
3 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.06%) HPCC
4 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) Sqoop
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.53%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.53%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.53%) Presto
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.59%) Grunt
2 6 (7.59%) gulp
2 6 (7.59%) Selenium
2 6 (7.59%) webpack
3 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.80%) Ant
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
5 2 (2.53%) JMeter
5 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.27%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
6 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
4 3 (3.80%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Military
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (41.77%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Software Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) Research Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Graduate
4 11 (13.92%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Big Data Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Java Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) HTML
2 19 (24.05%) CSS
3 12 (15.19%) Natural Language Processing
4 11 (13.92%) HTML5
5 9 (11.39%) Node.js
5 9 (11.39%) Spring
5 9 (11.39%) Web Services
6 8 (10.13%) .NET
6 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
6 8 (10.13%) jQuery
6 8 (10.13%) RESTful
7 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.86%) Sass
8 6 (7.59%) Angular 2
8 6 (7.59%) Django
8 6 (7.59%) React
9 5 (6.33%) Ajax
9 5 (6.33%) CSS3
9 5 (6.33%) J2EE
9 5 (6.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.38%) Mathematics
2 13 (16.46%) Physics
3 12 (15.19%) Artificial Intelligence
3 12 (15.19%) Health Informatics
3 12 (15.19%) Informatics
3 12 (15.19%) Life Science
3 12 (15.19%) Statistics
4 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.33%) User Experience
6 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.53%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.27%) Fintech
8 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Android
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Linux
4 6 (7.59%) Unix
5 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.53%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.71%) Software Engineering
3 26 (32.91%) SDLC
4 22 (27.85%) Scrum
5 16 (20.25%) OO
6 12 (15.19%) Analytics
6 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
6 12 (15.19%) Machine Learning
6 12 (15.19%) TDD
7 10 (12.66%) OOP
7 10 (12.66%) Web Development
8 6 (7.59%) ETL
8 6 (7.59%) MVC
9 5 (6.33%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (6.33%) User Stories
10 4 (5.06%) BDD
10 4 (5.06%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.06%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) C++
3 26 (32.91%) Python
4 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
5 23 (29.11%) C#
6 11 (13.92%) PHP
6 11 (13.92%) SQL
7 8 (10.13%) C
8 7 (8.86%) Scala
9 6 (7.59%) Apple Swift
9 6 (7.59%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.06%) Go
10 4 (5.06%) Ruby
11 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.80%) Perl
12 2 (2.53%) Groovy
12 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 68 (86.08%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) HND
3 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 1 (1.27%) CEH
4 1 (1.27%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.27%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.27%) CISA
4 1 (1.27%) CISM
4 1 (1.27%) GIAC
4 1 (1.27%) GPEN
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) MISRA
2 1 (1.27%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) HDFS
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Cloudera
2 4 (5.06%) Hortonworks
2 4 (5.06%) VMware
2 4 (5.06%) Zend
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) Sage
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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