Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 58 86
Rank change year-on-year -21 +28 -44
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 14 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.28% 2.76% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 12.44% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 22
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% +16.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,475 £21,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £74,875 £52,500 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,000 £34,174 £25,000
% change year-on-year +22.90% +36.70% -13.79%

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 189 201 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 17.23% 22.21% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 148 171 317
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Data Management
5 4 (28.57%) Information Management
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) Kafka
5 4 (28.57%) Coaching
5 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) SQL

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%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Redmine
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Kafka
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) JDBC
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) Celery
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Django
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) LAMP
6 1 (7.14%) Laravel
6 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Coaching
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) Information Management
2 4 (28.57%) Microservices
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) API Design
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (7.14%) Release Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft