The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 5 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.81% 14.81% 4.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 50.00% 38.71% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 31 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.63% 38.27% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 54
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) GIS
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
8 2 (16.67%) Node.js
8 2 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
8 2 (16.67%) Big Data
8 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) Algorithms

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) GIS
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) API Development
4 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin