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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 13 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.56% 12.64% 13.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.33% 28.95% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
30 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 41.67% 43.68% 61.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 24
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £49,442
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
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 27 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Dundee

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Game Development
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) VC++
4 1 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Intel

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) VC++
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel