The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 10 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 9.76% 1.14% 7.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.36% 4.17% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 26.83% 27.27% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 50
Average salary £29,000 £29,023 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.07% +5.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,700 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in West Wales

Computer Science
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +11 4 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Ashdown Group
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Swansea, West Glamorgan
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