Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 58 58
Rank change year-on-year -16 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 10 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.07% 3.33% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.37% 13.78% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 24
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -12.50% +44.14%
10th Percentile £25,075 £21,000 £22,950
90th Percentile £46,375 £85,000 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +20.69%

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 157 254 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.76% 24.19% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 136 208 288
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.84% -2.00%
10th Percentile £22,813 £27,000 £23,425
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,717
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.94% -7.63%

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (10.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) LAMP
7 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Protractor
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Backend Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Backend Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Laravel
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C-shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat