Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 92 81
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 14 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.59% 1.51% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.00% 6.04% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 29
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,225 £16,250 £23,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £52,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +19.40%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 200 331 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.73% 25.00% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 171 238 303
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +13.91%
10th Percentile £24,099 £26,000 £28,800
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,313
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.78% +3.37%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Somerset

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Somerset

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Somerset over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Somerset

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Bath +17 8 £33,000 +20.00% 2
Yeovil - 3 £57,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £50,000 -
Axbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Telematics
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) SSH
5 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Cognizant
5 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) SSH
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Product Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Product Owner
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Telematics
4 2 (14.29%) API Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Go
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Ada
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) CIPD
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) MISRA
2 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) HP
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cognizant
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas