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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 3.41% 10.87% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.64% 50.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £22,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -10.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
22 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 25.00% 21.74% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 13
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £29,023
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -0.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £27,414
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swansea

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) OOD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
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