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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 34 26 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 0.87% 4.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £27,864 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.58% -  
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 Swansea with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 40 9 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 34.78% 12.50% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 11
Median salary £40,000 £27,864 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.55% -34.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,269 £67,500 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 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

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP

Computer Science
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Database Security
4 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CCDP
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago