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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 13 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.50% 22.22% 10.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 42.11% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 4
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
18 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 45.00% 52.78% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 15
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) VC++
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) Stage3D
1 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) VC++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Lua
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (25.00%) GLSL
2 1 (25.00%) HLSL
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
Dundee
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago