The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 33 48
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.25% 6.97% 3.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.89% 17.70% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 6
Median salary £51,250 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £120,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 152 113 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 41.19% 39.37% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 141 101 96
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £26,000 £23,440
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Devon over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Devon

Computer Science
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -5 4 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Exeter -18 4 £53,750 -55.20% 2
Torquay - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Devon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) C++
5 7 (35.00%) JSON
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) C#
6 6 (30.00%) Electronics
6 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 5 (25.00%) REST
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (20.00%) Physics
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) React
8 4 (20.00%) Analytics
9 3 (15.00%) CoffeeScript

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) InVision
1 2 (10.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) 802.15
1 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Triplestore
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) QGIS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.00%) Xcode
4 1 (5.00%) Babel
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 6 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Junior Embedded Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) React
7 3 (15.00%) Grails
7 3 (15.00%) RESTful
7 3 (15.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
8 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) Android SDK
8 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
8 2 (10.00%) iOS SDK
8 2 (10.00%) Java EE
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (10.00%) Smart Home
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Physics
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
6 3 (15.00%) MOF
6 3 (15.00%) OOP
6 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (15.00%) Product Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) RDF
6 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (15.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) SPARQL
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (10.00%) R
6 2 (10.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Mapbox
1 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago