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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 25.93% 8.00% 50.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 70.00% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £38,250 £43,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
10 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 37.04% 24.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £38,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £39,000 £45,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) French Language
2 5 (71.43%) German Language
2 5 (71.43%) Polish Language
2 5 (71.43%) Spanish Language
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 14001
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (71.43%) T-Plan
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Allen-Bradley
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9002
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Siemens
2 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) AutoCAD
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
1 5 (71.43%) AutoCAD
1 5 (71.43%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
1 5 (71.43%) French Language
1 5 (71.43%) German Language
1 5 (71.43%) Polish Language
1 5 (71.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9002
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Siemens
1 5 (71.43%) T-Plan
1 5 (71.43%) Allen-Bradley