The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 57 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.17% 1.75% 2.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.83% 6.46% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 20
Average salary £24,500 £26,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.54% -20.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £52,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
253 294 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.92% 27.12% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 215 265 204
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 24 £32,500 +42.85% 2
Torfaen +5 7 £21,500 -59.04%
Newport - 2 £24,625 -
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 49 (73.13%) Degree
2 26 (38.81%) .NET
3 19 (28.36%) Scrum
3 19 (28.36%) Linux
3 19 (28.36%) OO
4 17 (25.37%) Java
4 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
5 16 (23.88%) C++
5 16 (23.88%) QA
6 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
6 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
6 15 (22.39%) Electronics
7 14 (20.90%) C#
7 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
8 13 (19.40%) Windows
9 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
10 11 (16.42%) SQL
11 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (14.93%) Web Development
12 9 (13.43%) Perl
12 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.94%) HTML
13 8 (11.94%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (11.94%) Mac OS
14 7 (10.45%) Performance Testing
14 7 (10.45%) Android
14 7 (10.45%) Avionics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) nginx
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) Tuxedo
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.49%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.46%) RFID
2 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 4 (5.97%) HTTP
3 4 (5.97%) DHCP
3 4 (5.97%) Firewall
3 4 (5.97%) VLAN
3 4 (5.97%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.49%) SNMP
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Xcode
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) Hudson
4 1 (1.49%) Grunt
4 1 (1.49%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Ant
4 1 (1.49%) JUnit
General
1 15 (22.39%) Electronics
2 7 (10.45%) Avionics
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Aerospace
3 4 (5.97%) Welsh Language
4 3 (4.48%) French Language
4 3 (4.48%) German Language
4 3 (4.48%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Software Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Junior
4 9 (13.43%) Web Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Web Development Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Development Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Graduate
5 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Development Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Software Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Software Test Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Test Manager
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.81%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) HTML
3 7 (10.45%) CSS
4 5 (7.46%) HTML5
4 5 (7.46%) CSS3
5 4 (5.97%) WPF
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
7 2 (2.99%) SVG
7 2 (2.99%) XML
7 2 (2.99%) jQuery
7 2 (2.99%) Spring
7 2 (2.99%) JSON
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.49%) REST
8 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.49%) Java EE
8 1 (1.49%) JSR 170
8 1 (1.49%) MooTools
8 1 (1.49%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
2 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.96%) Physics
4 5 (7.46%) Firmware
5 3 (4.48%) iPhone
5 3 (4.48%) GIS
6 2 (2.99%) DTV
7 1 (1.49%) Open Source
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.49%) Arduino
7 1 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (1.49%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 13 (19.40%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) Mac OS
4 7 (10.45%) Android
4 7 (10.45%) Debian
4 7 (10.45%) UNIX
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Scrum
1 19 (28.36%) OO
2 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.93%) Web Development
5 8 (11.94%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (10.45%) Performance Testing
7 6 (8.96%) OOD
7 6 (8.96%) Release Management
7 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Automation Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.46%) Build Automation
8 5 (7.46%) Business Development
8 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.46%) OOP
9 4 (5.97%) DevOps
10 3 (4.48%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) C++
3 14 (20.90%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) SQL
5 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.43%) Perl
7 7 (10.45%) Python
8 6 (8.96%) C
8 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.97%) Objective-C
9 4 (5.97%) Ruby
10 3 (4.48%) PHP
11 2 (2.99%) Erlang
12 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (73.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) XenServer
2 3 (4.48%) Xen
3 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.49%) Nmap
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) OPNET
1 1 (1.49%) Nessus
1 1 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.49%) OpenView
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.49%) Netcool
1 1 (1.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Citrix
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) Sybase
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) Compuware
6 1 (1.49%) Juniper
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