Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 89 89
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 27 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.14% 1.84% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.17% 8.39% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 27
Somerset median annual salary £28,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +18.46% -4.41%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,625 £50,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%

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 205 286 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.81% 21.95% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 166 219 297
Somerset median annual salary £37,873 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.63% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +50 20 £27,000 -40.00% 3
Yeovil - 3 £57,500 - 1
Clevedon - 2 £50,000 -
Axbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 - - 1
Computer Science Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 27 (100.00%) Degree
1 27 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) PHP
5 9 (33.33%) Web Development
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
7 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (25.93%) LAMP
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.93%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (25.93%) phpMyAdmin
8 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (22.22%) React
8 6 (22.22%) Java
8 6 (22.22%) Android
8 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
9 5 (18.52%) Physics
9 5 (18.52%) Scala
9 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
9 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) Windows
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (7.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) SSH
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) phpMyAdmin
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Graduate
2 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Graduate Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Graduate Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Product Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Product Owner
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software QA Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) CSS
1 7 (25.93%) LAMP
2 6 (22.22%) React
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Android
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Web Development
2 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
5 5 (18.52%) Physics
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Telematics
8 2 (7.41%) API Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
8 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Service Design
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Go
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Ada
7 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Def Stans
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
1 2 (7.41%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Cognizant
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp