The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 6 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 5.00% 4.55% 5.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £20,000 £17,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
Fife

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 65.00% 22.73% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Dunfermline region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Computer Science
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft