The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 57 45
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.14% 2.43% 4.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.07% 7.58% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 26
Median salary £38,000 £55,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.90% +65.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 247 211 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 35.19% 32.02% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 164 177 159
Median salary £43,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.68% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,597 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Somerset

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Somerset

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Somerset over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Somerset

Computer Science
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -5 8 £50,000 +51.51% 2
Taunton - 4 £30,000 -
Street +8 1 £50,000 -11.11%
Bridgwater - 1 £37,500 -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
5 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (22.73%) Data Management
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (22.73%) IT Governance
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (22.73%) QlikView
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Data Strategy
5 5 (22.73%) Skype
5 5 (22.73%) Power BI
5 5 (22.73%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (22.73%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Service Management
6 4 (18.18%) HTML

Computer Science
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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) BGP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) HSRP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) OSPF
2 1 (4.55%) PPP
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (22.73%) Power BI
2 5 (22.73%) QlikView
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.55%) OLAP
4 1 (4.55%) OLTP
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (4.55%) RethinkDB
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) tSQLt
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Data Architect
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Junior
3 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS3
2 3 (13.64%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (9.09%) JMX
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 2 (9.09%) JSP
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) Mason
4 1 (4.55%) Visualforce
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Data Management
2 5 (22.73%) Data Strategy
2 5 (22.73%) IT Governance
2 5 (22.73%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (22.73%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) RPG
5 1 (4.55%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Go
5 1 (4.55%) R
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) CCMSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) RedGate
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Mason Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago