Period
to 21 November 2018

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 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 30 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 46 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.25% 8.24% 6.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.04% 18.40% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 54
Devon median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,558 £21,896
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £62,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +15.71%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 279 250 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 52.35% 44.80% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 199 212 336
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,950 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,900 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

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 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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 6 months to 21 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -1 16 £40,750 -6.86% 5
Exeter -3 10 £47,500 +31.94% 9
Honiton - 2 £25,000 -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Devon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 23 (82.14%) Degree
2 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) PHP
3 12 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) C++
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) TDD
7 7 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (21.43%) Apache Solr
8 6 (21.43%) Python
8 6 (21.43%) Apache
8 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 6 (21.43%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) C
9 5 (17.86%) Android
9 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
9 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
9 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
9 5 (17.86%) User Stories

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 6 (21.43%) Apache
1 6 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 4 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 4 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.14%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) InVision
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
1 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) HBase
2 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) Redis
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.14%) Power BI
4 2 (7.14%) QlikView
5 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 4 (14.29%) NetBeans
3 3 (10.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (10.71%) GitLab
3 3 (10.71%) gulp
3 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (10.71%) webpack
4 1 (3.57%) Spock
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Tester
2 5 (17.86%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.29%) JPA
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) Node.js
5 4 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (14.29%) SOAP
5 4 (14.29%) Spring
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) amCharts
6 3 (10.71%) D3.js
6 3 (10.71%) React Native
6 3 (10.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
2 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Android
2 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
2 7 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
3 5 (17.86%) User Stories
4 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.29%) Microservices
4 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 4 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 3 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Balanced Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 12 (42.86%) PHP
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (17.86%) C
5 5 (17.86%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) Groovy
7 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.71%) ES6
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby
7 3 (10.71%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PMP
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
1 4 (14.29%) HDFS
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
1 3 (10.71%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 2 (7.14%) Sencha
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle