The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 53 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 70 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.79% 5.05% 4.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.75% 15.59% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 36
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
371 449 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.58% 32.42% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 310 375 398
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Wales

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Wales

Computer Science
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -6 50 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 79 (67.52%) Degree
2 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (48.72%) C++
4 46 (39.32%) Software Engineering
5 33 (28.21%) SQL
6 30 (25.64%) Java
6 30 (25.64%) SDLC
7 28 (23.93%) SQL Server
8 27 (23.08%) Python
8 27 (23.08%) Mathematics
9 25 (21.37%) C#
10 23 (19.66%) MySQL
11 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
11 22 (18.80%) Scrum
11 22 (18.80%) Analytics
12 21 (17.95%) Oracle
12 21 (17.95%) Linux
13 20 (17.09%) Windows
14 19 (16.24%) Life Science
14 19 (16.24%) Informatics
14 19 (16.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 18 (15.38%) Machine Learning
16 16 (13.68%) Marketing
16 16 (13.68%) Data Analysis
16 16 (13.68%) OO
16 16 (13.68%) .NET
16 16 (13.68%) HTML
16 16 (13.68%) CSS
16 16 (13.68%) MVC
17 15 (12.82%) jQuery

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (5.98%) Tornado
2 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.71%) Apache
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Office
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.27%) HTTP
3 4 (3.42%) tcpdump
4 3 (2.56%) VPN
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.71%) Firewall
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) Intranet
5 2 (1.71%) LAN
5 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.71%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.71%) VoIP
5 2 (1.71%) WAN
5 2 (1.71%) WLAN
6 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.85%) Modbus
6 1 (0.85%) SMTP
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.66%) MySQL
3 10 (8.55%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.98%) SQLite
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.42%) Big Data
7 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.56%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.56%) HPCC
8 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.56%) OLAP
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.42%) Subversion
3 2 (1.71%) MorphX
3 2 (1.71%) PVCS
3 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (13.68%) Marketing
2 7 (5.98%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Electronics
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
4 4 (3.42%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.71%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (41.03%) Developer
2 39 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 12 (10.26%) Research Engineer
4 11 (9.40%) Graduate
4 11 (9.40%) Graduate Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Analyst
5 10 (8.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.84%) C++ Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Junior
8 7 (5.98%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Product Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.27%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Python Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Software Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 16 (13.68%) .NET
2 16 (13.68%) CSS
2 16 (13.68%) HTML
3 15 (12.82%) jQuery
4 14 (11.97%) Web Services
5 12 (10.26%) STL
6 9 (7.69%) XML
7 7 (5.98%) Ajax
7 7 (5.98%) Flask
7 7 (5.98%) Middleware
7 7 (5.98%) OAuth
7 7 (5.98%) SOAP
7 7 (5.98%) ZeroMQ
8 6 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.27%) RESTful
9 5 (4.27%) Spring
9 5 (4.27%) Struts
10 4 (3.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 19 (16.24%) Informatics
2 19 (16.24%) Life Science
3 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (11.97%) Physics
5 12 (10.26%) Statistics
6 11 (9.40%) User Experience
7 7 (5.98%) Health Informatics
8 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.42%) Web 2.0
9 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.56%) Digital TV
9 3 (2.56%) Grid Computing
9 3 (2.56%) IPTV
10 2 (1.71%) PDA
10 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.85%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.95%) Linux
2 20 (17.09%) Windows
3 8 (6.84%) Unix
4 4 (3.42%) Android
4 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.56%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.71%) CatOS
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (39.32%) Software Engineering
3 30 (25.64%) SDLC
4 22 (18.80%) Analytics
4 22 (18.80%) Scrum
5 18 (15.38%) Machine Learning
6 16 (13.68%) Data Analysis
6 16 (13.68%) MVC
6 16 (13.68%) OO
7 14 (11.97%) UML
8 12 (10.26%) ETL
9 10 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.69%) OOP
10 9 (7.69%) User Stories
10 9 (7.69%) Web Development
10 9 (7.69%) Wireframes
11 8 (6.84%) DevOps
12 7 (5.98%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.72%) C++
2 33 (28.21%) SQL
3 30 (25.64%) Java
4 27 (23.08%) Python
5 25 (21.37%) C#
6 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
7 14 (11.97%) PHP
8 13 (11.11%) C
8 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.27%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.27%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.42%) Erlang
10 4 (3.42%) Haskell
10 4 (3.42%) Lisp
10 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.71%) VB
11 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.71%) VBA
11 2 (1.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 79 (67.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) CCNP
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.71%) CISSP
2 2 (1.71%) HND
3 1 (0.85%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Firmware
2 4 (3.42%) Snort
3 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.42%) Sybase
4 3 (2.56%) Zend
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco
5 2 (1.71%) Juniper
5 2 (1.71%) SAP
5 2 (1.71%) Serena
5 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.71%) Tableau
6 1 (0.85%) Percona
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