Period
to 16 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 56 38
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 3.24% 2.17% 4.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.55% 5.84% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Swansea median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.03% +45.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £46,250 £22,100 £20,600
90th Percentile £49,250 £45,000 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £47,500 £36,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year +31.03% +36.79% -8.62%

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 Swansea with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 106 137 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 42.91% 37.23% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 99 129 62
Swansea median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,900 £22,625
90th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £34,467 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.09% - +36.36%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Swansea

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Swansea

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) IGRP

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) IGRP
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CatOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) VMware