The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 6 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 20.00% 12.86% 5.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 60.00% 23.68% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Dundee region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 33.33% 54.29% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 20
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of job ads across the Dundee region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Dundee

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Game Development
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Android Development
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) 3D Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Games Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) Game Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree