Period
to 19 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.32% 0.82% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.45% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
West Wales median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +10.77%

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 127 123 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 45.68% 33.70% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 120 106 23
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +20.77% -6.70%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,375 £24,450
90th Percentile £48,750 £54,844 £45,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.66%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 +30 11 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Carmarthenshire - 1 £20,000 -
Computer Science
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) SLA
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Windows

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
2 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) IGRP
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) RIP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Material Design
2 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) CatOS
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Groovy
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware