Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 73 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 -24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 14 36 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.73% 2.68% 5.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 10.71% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 65
Cardiff median annual salary £26,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.67% +25.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,500 £19,750 £16,250
90th Percentile £45,850 £85,000 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -25.71% +16.67% -7.69%

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 162 336 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 20.00% 24.98% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 143 310 364
Cardiff median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +3.45% +9.85%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £68,750 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) MySQL
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (14.29%) Retail
9 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 2 (14.29%) Information Security
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (14.29%) SOAP
9 2 (14.29%) Perl

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 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Junior
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB Developer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Digital TV
4 1 (7.14%) Interactive TV
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle