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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 9 8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline - 8.33% 5.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 66.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £17,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -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
11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 55.00% 12.50% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Average salary £56,250 £17,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+221.42% -58.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £17,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £21,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 2 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree