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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 14
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 0.79% 4.05% 2.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 27.27% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £37,500 £27,864 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.58% +5.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 46 11 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 36.22% 14.86% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 12
Median salary £40,000 £27,864 £42,277
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.55% -34.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,269 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 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
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 3 months to 28 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
Swansea -8 1 £37,500 +34.58% 1
Computer Science
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) OOD
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) CCIE
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CCDP

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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) PABX
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
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