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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Somerset
Rank 71 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.09% 4.13% 4.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.61% 12.75% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 24
Median salary £17,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.54% +5.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 152 204 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.68% 32.43% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 132 156 144
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,250
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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -7 6 £17,500 -46.96% 6
Street +9 1 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 20 (90.91%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) e-Health
5 4 (18.18%) SNMP
5 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) VB
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Compuware
5 4 (18.18%) OpenView
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) BMC
5 4 (18.18%) CA
5 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
5 4 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (18.18%) Nagios
5 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) vSphere
5 4 (18.18%) Nimsoft

Computer Science
Top Related 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 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Redis
1 1 (4.55%) RethinkDB
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Graduate
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) RESTful
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) LINQ
3 1 (4.55%) ODBC
3 1 (4.55%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) e-Health
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Structured Programming
4 3 (13.64%) Game Development
4 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.64%) Physics
4 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.55%) Neural Network
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C++
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.55%) Go
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
1 4 (18.18%) OpenView
1 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) BMC
1 4 (18.18%) CA
1 4 (18.18%) Compuware
1 4 (18.18%) Dynatrace
1 4 (18.18%) HP
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) Nimsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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