Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 34 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 1.95% 5.00% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 5.19% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 8
Swansea median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +25.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,000 £20,700
90th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £27,250 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -31.88% +50.94% -4.90%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 201 231 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 98.05% 96.25% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 175 214 161
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £23,300 £29,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £75,649 £54,844 £56,250
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +25.00%

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 20 January 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Law
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics

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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree