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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 54 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.20% 3.70% 4.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.52% 9.58% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 40
Median salary £36,194 £33,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £41,150
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
372 522 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.90% 38.67% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 303 448 355
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £53,500
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 May 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 May 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 52 £36,194 +3.41% 6
North Wales - 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Computer Science
UK

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 102 (72.86%) Degree
2 74 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 50 (35.71%) C++
5 48 (34.29%) SQL
6 47 (33.57%) Java
7 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 42 (30.00%) HTML
9 40 (28.57%) OO
10 39 (27.86%) SDLC
11 38 (27.14%) jQuery
12 37 (26.43%) CSS
12 37 (26.43%) SQL Server
13 33 (23.57%) C#
13 33 (23.57%) MVC
13 33 (23.57%) Marketing
14 32 (22.86%) Scrum
15 30 (21.43%) Web Development
15 30 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (20.71%) Linux
17 28 (20.00%) .NET
18 27 (19.29%) MySQL
19 26 (18.57%) AngularJS
20 25 (17.86%) Ajax
21 24 (17.14%) OOP
22 23 (16.43%) Python
23 22 (15.71%) Struts
23 22 (15.71%) Spring
23 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
24 21 (15.00%) Mathematics

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 6 (4.29%) Node.js
2 5 (3.57%) Tornado
3 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.43%) MS Office
5 1 (0.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.00%) HTTP
2 7 (5.00%) tcpdump
3 6 (4.29%) Firewall
4 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (3.57%) LAN
4 5 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.57%) NX-OS
4 5 (3.57%) VoIP
4 5 (3.57%) VPN
4 5 (3.57%) WAN
4 5 (3.57%) WLAN
5 1 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.71%) FTP
5 1 (0.71%) Internet
5 1 (0.71%) Modbus
5 1 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.29%) MySQL
3 13 (9.29%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.29%) Big Data
6 5 (3.57%) HPCC
6 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.57%) SQLite
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.14%) MS Access
9 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.43%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (23.57%) Marketing
2 9 (6.43%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Electronics
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.86%) Military
5 4 (2.86%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.43%) Law
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (52.14%) Developer
2 40 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 23 (16.43%) Senior Developer
4 21 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 20 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
6 19 (13.57%) Software Developer
7 18 (12.86%) .NET Developer
8 12 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.57%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Junior
10 8 (5.71%) Research Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) C++ Developer
12 6 (4.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.00%) HTML
2 38 (27.14%) jQuery
3 37 (26.43%) CSS
4 28 (20.00%) .NET
5 26 (18.57%) AngularJS
6 25 (17.86%) Ajax
7 22 (15.71%) Spring
7 22 (15.71%) Struts
8 20 (14.29%) DHTML
8 20 (14.29%) JSP
9 19 (13.57%) Web Services
10 14 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET
12 11 (7.86%) XML
13 10 (7.14%) Ext JS
13 10 (7.14%) JDBC
13 10 (7.14%) JPA
13 10 (7.14%) Spring Security
14 9 (6.43%) STL
15 8 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 20 (14.29%) Web 2.0
4 16 (11.43%) Informatics
4 16 (11.43%) Life Science
5 13 (9.29%) Physics
6 9 (6.43%) Health Informatics
7 8 (5.71%) Statistics
8 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
9 5 (3.57%) Grid Computing
9 5 (3.57%) User Experience
10 4 (2.86%) PDA
11 3 (2.14%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.14%) DTV
11 3 (2.14%) IPTV
11 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.14%) NHS
12 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.71%) Linux
2 15 (10.71%) Windows
3 13 (9.29%) Unix
4 5 (3.57%) CatOS
5 4 (2.86%) Android
5 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 40 (28.57%) OO
4 39 (27.86%) SDLC
5 33 (23.57%) MVC
6 32 (22.86%) Scrum
7 30 (21.43%) Web Development
8 24 (17.14%) OOP
9 18 (12.86%) ETL
10 17 (12.14%) Data Analysis
11 16 (11.43%) Analytics
11 16 (11.43%) Time Management
12 15 (10.71%) Machine Learning
13 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.14%) Online Marketing
13 10 (7.14%) Test Planning
13 10 (7.14%) Web Application Development
14 9 (6.43%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (6.43%) UML
15 8 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.71%) C++
2 48 (34.29%) SQL
3 47 (33.57%) Java
4 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 33 (23.57%) C#
6 23 (16.43%) Python
7 19 (13.57%) C
8 16 (11.43%) PHP
9 14 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.00%) Erlang
10 7 (5.00%) Haskell
10 7 (5.00%) Lisp
11 6 (4.29%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.57%) Embedded C
12 5 (3.57%) Embedded C++
12 5 (3.57%) VBA
13 3 (2.14%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.43%) VB
15 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 102 (72.86%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) CCNP
2 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.43%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.71%) CCNA
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) Snort
2 5 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) Oracle
2 6 (4.29%) Cisco
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.29%) Sybase
3 5 (3.57%) Juniper
3 5 (3.57%) SolarWinds
3 5 (3.57%) Zend
4 3 (2.14%) IBM
4 3 (2.14%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.43%) Tableau
6 1 (0.71%) Percona
6 1 (0.71%) Sage
6 1 (0.71%) SAP
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