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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.85% 3.79% 4.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.39% 11.07% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 37
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,600 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
381 488 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.75% 34.27% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 320 410 388
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,642
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,350
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +8 50 £38,500 +18.46% 5
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 92 (69.70%) Degree
2 74 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (40.15%) C++
3 53 (40.15%) Software Engineering
4 42 (31.82%) Java
5 39 (29.55%) SQL
6 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 33 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 33 (25.00%) SDLC
8 32 (24.24%) HTML
9 31 (23.48%) OO
10 28 (21.21%) MySQL
10 28 (21.21%) C#
10 28 (21.21%) MVC
11 27 (20.45%) CSS
11 27 (20.45%) Mathematics
11 27 (20.45%) jQuery
12 26 (19.70%) Marketing
12 26 (19.70%) Linux
12 26 (19.70%) Python
13 25 (18.94%) Scrum
13 25 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (16.67%) Web Development
15 21 (15.91%) .NET
16 20 (15.15%) Oracle
16 20 (15.15%) Informatics
16 20 (15.15%) Life Science
16 20 (15.15%) Analytics
17 19 (14.39%) Ajax
17 19 (14.39%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 (5.30%) Tornado
2 3 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.52%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.55%) HTTP
3 5 (3.79%) tcpdump
3 5 (3.79%) VPN
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (3.03%) Firewall
4 4 (3.03%) LAN
4 4 (3.03%) NetScaler
4 4 (3.03%) NX-OS
4 4 (3.03%) VoIP
4 4 (3.03%) WAN
4 4 (3.03%) WLAN
5 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.76%) FTP
5 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) Modbus
5 1 (0.76%) SMTP
5 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.21%) MySQL
3 13 (9.85%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.30%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (5.30%) SQLite
5 5 (3.79%) Big Data
5 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.03%) HPCC
6 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.27%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.27%) MS Access
7 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.52%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.52%) Mahout
8 2 (1.52%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.61%) Subversion
3 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (19.70%) Marketing
2 10 (7.58%) Finance
3 5 (3.79%) Electronics
4 4 (3.03%) Legal
4 4 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.27%) Military
6 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (46.97%) Developer
2 41 (31.06%) Software Engineer
3 17 (12.88%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 14 (10.61%) Senior Web Developer
5 14 (10.61%) Web Developer
6 12 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 11 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (7.58%) Graduate
8 10 (7.58%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Research Engineer
9 9 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (6.06%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.06%) C++ Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) Junior
11 7 (5.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (5.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.24%) HTML
2 27 (20.45%) CSS
2 27 (20.45%) jQuery
3 21 (15.91%) .NET
4 19 (14.39%) Ajax
4 19 (14.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 16 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 16 (12.12%) Spring
5 16 (12.12%) Struts
5 16 (12.12%) Web Services
6 14 (10.61%) DHTML
6 14 (10.61%) JSP
7 12 (9.09%) STL
8 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 10 (7.58%) XML
10 7 (5.30%) Ext JS
10 7 (5.30%) JDBC
10 7 (5.30%) Middleware
10 7 (5.30%) SOAP
10 7 (5.30%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.45%) Mathematics
2 25 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (15.15%) Informatics
3 20 (15.15%) Life Science
4 16 (12.12%) Physics
5 14 (10.61%) Web 2.0
6 10 (7.58%) Statistics
7 9 (6.82%) Health Informatics
8 7 (5.30%) User Experience
9 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
10 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
10 4 (3.03%) Grid Computing
11 3 (2.27%) Algorithms
11 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.27%) DTV
11 3 (2.27%) IPTV
11 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.27%) NHS
11 3 (2.27%) PDA
12 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.70%) Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Windows
3 10 (7.58%) Unix
4 4 (3.03%) Android
4 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.03%) CatOS
5 3 (2.27%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (40.15%) Software Engineering
3 33 (25.00%) SDLC
4 31 (23.48%) OO
5 28 (21.21%) MVC
6 25 (18.94%) Scrum
7 22 (16.67%) Web Development
8 20 (15.15%) Analytics
9 18 (13.64%) Data Analysis
10 17 (12.88%) Machine Learning
10 17 (12.88%) OOP
11 14 (10.61%) ETL
12 12 (9.09%) Time Management
13 10 (7.58%) Cross-Platform Development
13 10 (7.58%) UML
14 9 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (6.06%) DevOps
16 7 (5.30%) E-Commerce
16 7 (5.30%) Test Planning
16 7 (5.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (40.15%) C++
2 42 (31.82%) Java
3 39 (29.55%) SQL
4 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.21%) C#
6 26 (19.70%) Python
7 16 (12.12%) C
8 14 (10.61%) PHP
9 12 (9.09%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.79%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.79%) Embedded C++
10 5 (3.79%) Erlang
10 5 (3.79%) Haskell
10 5 (3.79%) Lisp
10 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.79%) VBA
11 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.52%) R
11 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 92 (69.70%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) CCNP
2 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.79%) Firmware
1 5 (3.79%) Snort
2 4 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) Oracle
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.79%) Sybase
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco
4 4 (3.03%) Juniper
4 4 (3.03%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.03%) Zend
5 3 (2.27%) IBM
5 3 (2.27%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.76%) Percona
7 1 (0.76%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £00000 - £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago