Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 7.53% 3.57% 5.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 9.09% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
North Wales median annual salary £47,500 - £80,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +60.00% -16.67% -7.69%

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 North Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 37.63% 39.29% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 19
North Wales median annual salary £39,250 £32,500 £17,856
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.77% +82.01% -39.21%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £15,678
90th Percentile £47,250 £41,914 £80,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in North Wales

Computer Science
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in North Wales

Computer Science
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Flintshire +7 7 £47,500 - 1
Computer Science
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Microservices
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Law
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (71.43%) Xamarin
3 5 (71.43%) TypeScript
3 5 (71.43%) Games
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Core
4 2 (28.57%) Progressive Web App
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
1 5 (71.43%) Law
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Core
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Flask
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Redux
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Microservices
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Progressive Web App
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) ES8
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Xamarin