Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 37 20
Rank change year-on-year -17 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 2.47% 4.85% 5.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.92% 15.09% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +20.69% +28.89%
10th Percentile £22,400 £20,700 £22,375
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £32,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £27,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +48.15% -6.90% +28.89%

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 130 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 35.62% 32.12% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 122 53 20
Swansea median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.74% -2.66%
10th Percentile £24,550 £21,300 £22,475
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,500 £52,625
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +36.36% -5.25%

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

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Swansea over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Power BI
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) IGRP
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) VMware