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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 3.75% 7.46% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% 15.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
16 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 20.00% 47.76% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 12
Average salary £29,023 £25,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.09% +35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 October 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 0 3 £22,500 -10.00%
Computer Science
Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Dojo
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) 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