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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 48 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.29% 4.02% 3.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.59% 11.21% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 28
Median salary £41,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,600 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,350 £41,000
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
329 446 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.43% 35.88% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 281 392 328
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -9 19 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Bridgend +7 16 £27,000 -28.00% 1
Torfaen +15 7 £55,000 +94.69% 1
Newport +1 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £41,750 -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 85 (69.67%) Degree
2 72 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (40.16%) Software Engineering
4 47 (38.52%) C++
5 43 (35.25%) Java
6 37 (30.33%) SQL
7 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
8 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
9 32 (26.23%) SDLC
10 31 (25.41%) OO
11 30 (24.59%) HTML
12 29 (23.77%) MVC
12 29 (23.77%) Marketing
13 28 (22.95%) jQuery
13 28 (22.95%) CSS
13 28 (22.95%) C#
14 27 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (21.31%) MySQL
15 26 (21.31%) Mathematics
16 25 (20.49%) Linux
16 25 (20.49%) Scrum
17 24 (19.67%) Python
17 24 (19.67%) Web Development
18 21 (17.21%) Ajax
18 21 (17.21%) .NET
19 19 (15.57%) Oracle
19 19 (15.57%) OOP
19 19 (15.57%) Git (software)
20 18 (14.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 18 (14.75%) Spring

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 (4.92%) Tornado
2 3 (2.46%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.82%) JBoss
4 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.92%) HTTP
3 5 (4.10%) tcpdump
3 5 (4.10%) VPN
4 4 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (3.28%) Firewall
4 4 (3.28%) LAN
4 4 (3.28%) NetScaler
4 4 (3.28%) NX-OS
4 4 (3.28%) VoIP
4 4 (3.28%) WAN
4 4 (3.28%) WLAN
5 1 (0.82%) FTP
5 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.82%) Modbus
5 1 (0.82%) SMTP
5 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.31%) MySQL
3 12 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.92%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.92%) SQLite
6 5 (4.10%) Big Data
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.28%) HPCC
7 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.46%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.64%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.64%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.11%) Subversion
3 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (23.77%) Marketing
2 9 (7.38%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Electronics
3 4 (3.28%) Multimedia
3 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.46%) Legal
4 3 (2.46%) Military
5 2 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (46.72%) Developer
2 34 (27.87%) Software Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.66%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.38%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Graduate
7 9 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (7.38%) Research Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Junior
10 6 (4.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.59%) HTML
2 28 (22.95%) CSS
2 28 (22.95%) jQuery
3 21 (17.21%) .NET
3 21 (17.21%) Ajax
4 18 (14.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 18 (14.75%) Spring
4 18 (14.75%) Struts
5 17 (13.93%) AngularJS
6 16 (13.11%) DHTML
6 16 (13.11%) JSP
6 16 (13.11%) Web Services
7 12 (9.84%) STL
8 10 (8.20%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.20%) XML
9 8 (6.56%) Ext JS
9 8 (6.56%) JDBC
9 8 (6.56%) JPA
9 8 (6.56%) Spring Security
10 7 (5.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (21.31%) Mathematics
3 16 (13.11%) Physics
3 16 (13.11%) Web 2.0
4 15 (12.30%) Informatics
4 15 (12.30%) Life Science
5 9 (7.38%) Statistics
6 7 (5.74%) User Experience
7 6 (4.92%) Health Informatics
8 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
9 4 (3.28%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.46%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.46%) DTV
10 3 (2.46%) IPTV
10 3 (2.46%) PDA
11 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.82%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.49%) Linux
2 15 (12.30%) Windows
3 10 (8.20%) Unix
4 4 (3.28%) Android
4 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.28%) CatOS
5 3 (2.46%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.16%) Software Engineering
3 32 (26.23%) SDLC
4 31 (25.41%) OO
5 29 (23.77%) MVC
6 25 (20.49%) Scrum
7 24 (19.67%) Web Development
8 19 (15.57%) OOP
9 18 (14.75%) Analytics
10 16 (13.11%) Machine Learning
11 14 (11.48%) Data Analysis
11 14 (11.48%) ETL
12 13 (10.66%) Time Management
13 8 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (6.56%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.56%) Online Marketing
13 8 (6.56%) Test Planning
13 8 (6.56%) Web Application Development
14 7 (5.74%) DevOps
14 7 (5.74%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) C++
2 43 (35.25%) Java
3 37 (30.33%) SQL
4 36 (29.51%) JavaScript
5 28 (22.95%) C#
6 24 (19.67%) Python
7 14 (11.48%) PHP
8 13 (10.66%) T-SQL
9 9 (7.38%) C
10 5 (4.10%) Erlang
10 5 (4.10%) Haskell
10 5 (4.10%) Lisp
10 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.28%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.64%) R
12 2 (1.64%) VB
12 2 (1.64%) VBA
13 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 85 (69.67%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) CCNP
2 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Snort
2 4 (3.28%) Firmware
2 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) Sybase
4 4 (3.28%) Cisco
4 4 (3.28%) Juniper
4 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.28%) Zend
5 2 (1.64%) Tableau
6 1 (0.82%) Percona
6 1 (0.82%) SAP
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £50K
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £00000 - £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Parity Professionals
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 17 days ago