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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 3.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
5 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 9.09% 44.44% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 33
Average salary £28,000 £34,836 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.62% +26.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,455
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Informatics
1 3 (100.00%) Life Science
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 3 (100.00%) Informatics
1 3 (100.00%) Life Science
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin