Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 63 74
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 -28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 18 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.64% 1.74% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.29% 8.59% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 38
Cardiff median annual salary £48,750 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -30.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £21,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £71,375 £45,850 £85,000
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £26,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +92.31% -25.71% +16.67%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 175 163 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 15.92% 20.22% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 135 144 305
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £21,550 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,800 £61,000 £68,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Cardiff

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Cardiff

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 18 (100.00%) Degree
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Spring
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) Coaching
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) SAP
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Electronics
6 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
6 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
6 5 (27.78%) Kafka
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (27.78%) Information Management
6 5 (27.78%) Marketing
6 5 (27.78%) JIRA
6 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) Use Case
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (22.22%) QA

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Bugzilla
3 3 (16.67%) Gradle
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.56%) Redmine
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Electronics
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Information Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Spring
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) Kafka
4 4 (22.22%) JDBC
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) Celery
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) Django
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
7 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (5.56%) OpenLayers
7 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Information Management
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Use Case
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Apple