The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 10 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 10.71% 13.73% 7.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 37.50% 41.18% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Median salary £41,500 £55,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.54% +94.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £24,600 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £63,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Torfaen with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 8 17 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 28.57% 33.33% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 42
Median salary £39,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.09% +57.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £46,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Torfaen

Computer Science
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Cwmbran +3 3 £41,500 -24.54%
Computer Science
South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Author
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (50.00%) OpenBSD
1 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Publishing
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware