The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 14 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 3.39% - 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £22,500 - £22,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 50.85% 25.68% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 12
Average salary £34,836 £31,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.37% +27.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swansea region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Swansea

Computer Science
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft