The first 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 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 Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 10 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 14.06% 20.00% 6.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 36.00% 61.11% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £37,500 £29,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
25 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 39.06% 32.73% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £58,750 £50,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

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

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Dundee

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) Games
4 17 (60.71%) C#
4 17 (60.71%) C++
4 17 (60.71%) Android
5 13 (46.43%) Apple iOS
5 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
6 12 (42.86%) OO
7 10 (35.71%) ActionScript
7 10 (35.71%) ActionScript 3.0
7 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
8 9 (32.14%) .NET
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) OOP
10 7 (25.00%) OOD
10 7 (25.00%) Python
10 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
11 6 (21.43%) Ruby
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
12 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 5 (17.86%) Flash
12 5 (17.86%) Web Development
12 5 (17.86%) Game Development
12 5 (17.86%) Mobile Application Development
13 4 (14.29%) OpenGL
13 4 (14.29%) DirectX
13 4 (14.29%) C
13 4 (14.29%) UNIX
13 4 (14.29%) HTML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) WinDbg
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (64.29%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Graduate
2 6 (21.43%) Junior
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Programmer
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate Programmer
4 4 (14.29%) Junior Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Games Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) Flash
3 4 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 4 (14.29%) DirectX
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (7.14%) Swing
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (3.57%) Stage3D
6 1 (3.57%) MXML
6 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Social Network
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Games
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Android
2 13 (46.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
2 12 (42.86%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) OOD
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 5 (17.86%) Game Development
6 5 (17.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) C#
2 17 (60.71%) C++
3 10 (35.71%) ActionScript
3 10 (35.71%) ActionScript 3.0
4 7 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (21.43%) Ruby
6 4 (14.29%) C
6 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.57%) Groovy
8 1 (3.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Atmel
1 2 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Progress
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Renesas
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