Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 4.35% 8.22% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 20.69% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
North Wales median annual salary £38,750 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.22% - -
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +10.77%

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 34 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 36.96% 39.73% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 8
North Wales median annual salary £36,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19,100 £21,250 £25,125
90th Percentile £45,250 £45,000 £43,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in North Wales over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram 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 24 June 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 -1 2 £47,500 - 2
Gwynedd - 2 £26,500 -
Computer Science
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Progressive Web App
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Flask
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Redux
3 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Progressive Web App
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) ES8
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) DevExpress