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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 12 24 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 8.33% 8.00% 16.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.43% 50.00% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £41,500 £25,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.74% -7.27%  
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 Torfaen with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14 16 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 38.89% 16.00% 62.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 50
Median salary £45,269 £26,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.11% -38.82%  
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 23 March 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 +12 3 £41,500 +62.74%
Computer Science
South Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) OpenBSD
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (33.33%) nginx
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat

Computer Science
Top Related 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%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 2 (33.33%) OpenBSD
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft