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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 2 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 38.46% - 12.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 100.00% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £28,500 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 38.46% 18.75% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £28,500 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.18% +32.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Delphi
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Delphi Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Delphi
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) HND