Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales. 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)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 37 22
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 2.40% 5.46% 5.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.87% 16.95% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £27,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.15% -6.90% +28.89%
10th Percentile £22,400 £20,900 £22,375
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £32,750
Wales median annual salary £24,000 £35,000 £32,500
% 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 West Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 131 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 34.93% 32.24% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 123 55 23
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36% -5.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,600 £18,850
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in West Wales

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in West Wales

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in West Wales

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

Salary histogram for Computer Science in West Wales

Computer Science
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
Swansea -17 9 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Computer Science
Wales

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 West Wales 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 West Wales 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