The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.35% 4.08% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% 19.70% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 6
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +63.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
64 66 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.39% 20.69% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 67
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
Scotland

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 32 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Oracle
4 12 (33.33%) Windows
5 11 (30.56%) ERP
6 10 (27.78%) Linux
7 9 (25.00%) SLA
7 9 (25.00%) SAP BW
7 9 (25.00%) NetWeaver
7 9 (25.00%) AIX
7 9 (25.00%) ABAP
7 9 (25.00%) MS Office
7 9 (25.00%) SAP
7 9 (25.00%) SAP BC
7 9 (25.00%) SAP Portal
7 9 (25.00%) SAP Security
7 9 (25.00%) Workflow
7 9 (25.00%) SAP Basis
7 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (25.00%) NWDI
8 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
9 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 5 (13.89%) .NET
10 5 (13.89%) C#
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (8.33%) 3D Modelling

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 9 (25.00%) SAP Portal
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) VLAN
1 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.78%) PBX
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) NWDI
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Administrator
2 9 (25.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 9 (25.00%) SAP Administrator
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Junior
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) SAP BC
1 9 (25.00%) SAP Basis
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) EJB
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) LINQ
5 1 (2.78%) XHTML
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ERP
2 9 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 9 (25.00%) Workflow
2 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) IT Governance
6 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
6 2 (5.56%) E-business
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) ABAP
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (88.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, pension, laptop, phone
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, pension, laptop, phone
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago