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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 4.00% 1.92% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.08% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,864 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
13 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 17.33% 51.92% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 13
Average salary £27,864 £34,836 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.01% +12.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,318 £34,836 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £37,500 £67,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (33.33%) MS Access
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) NHS
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Informatics
4 3 (33.33%) Life Science
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Health Informatics
4 3 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Health Informatics
1 3 (33.33%) Informatics
1 3 (33.33%) Life Science
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter