Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 8.22% 8.79% 9.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.27% 28.57% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 13
Torfaen median annual salary £29,750 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.67% +33.93% -34.12%
10th Percentile £23,425 £21,750 £19,850
90th Percentile £37,075 £61,375 £37,300
South Wales median annual salary £24,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -31.43% - +7.69%

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 Torfaen with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 30.14% 30.77% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 58
Torfaen median annual salary £38,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +28.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,138 £21,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £57,250 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £37,612 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.30% +7.14% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Torfaen.

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Torfaen over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +4 6 £29,750 -20.67% 1
Computer Science
South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Doxygen
3 1 (16.67%) Ionic Framework

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 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) React Native
2 1 (16.67%) Redux
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree