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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Devon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 25 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.36% 11.01% 8.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.58% 32.43% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 4
Median salary £39,000 £61,250 £29,325
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.32% +108.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,019 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £90,000 £45,095
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 154 111 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 47.24% 33.94% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 141 106 80
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,300 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £74,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Exeter -12 15 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Plymouth -3 9 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 22 (61.11%) JSON
3 19 (52.78%) REST
4 18 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (38.89%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) Java
6 14 (38.89%) Scrum
6 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 13 (36.11%) CSS
8 12 (33.33%) C#
8 12 (33.33%) C++
9 11 (30.56%) C
9 11 (30.56%) Electronics
9 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
10 10 (27.78%) TDD
10 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (27.78%) Smart Home
11 9 (25.00%) Firmware
11 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
12 8 (22.22%) ZigBee
12 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
12 8 (22.22%) Linux
12 8 (22.22%) Python
13 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
13 7 (19.44%) XML
13 7 (19.44%) IIS
13 7 (19.44%) .NET

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 7 (19.44%) IIS
1 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.56%) WildFly
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (22.22%) ZigBee
3 2 (5.56%) 802.15
3 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
1 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.33%) Triplestore
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) git-flow
2 3 (8.33%) Travis CI
3 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.56%) Xcode
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (30.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Firmware Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) JSON
2 19 (52.78%) REST
3 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) .NET
5 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
5 7 (19.44%) Java EE
5 7 (19.44%) XML
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (8.33%) Grails
7 3 (8.33%) React
7 3 (8.33%) Spring
7 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 3 (8.33%) XML Schema
8 2 (5.56%) 802.1X
8 2 (5.56%) Android SDK
8 2 (5.56%) jQuery
8 2 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Smart Home
2 6 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (8.33%) Semantic Web
5 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Integration Testing
8 6 (16.67%) MVC
8 6 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) BDD
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (13.89%) OOD
9 5 (13.89%) User Stories
10 4 (11.11%) SOLID
10 4 (11.11%) Web Development
11 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (8.33%) IT Strategy
11 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) C++
4 11 (30.56%) C
5 8 (22.22%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (8.33%) SPARQL
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 18 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Firmware
2 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.78%) Mapbox
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago