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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 1.09% 10.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 23.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
18 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 19.57% 43.59% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 16
Average salary £29,023 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.09% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,805 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,960 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014. 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 -2 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) Spring.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (20.00%) MSTest
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (20.00%) Moq
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (20.00%) Ninject
3 1 (20.00%) REST

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
1 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Spring.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (20.00%) Ninject
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant