The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Fife
Rank - 7 15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 20.00% 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 53.85% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £28,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.06%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 32.00% 37.14% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,100 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,844 £55,000 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Fife

Computer Science
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) EMV
1 3 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (100.00%) EMV
1 3 (100.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 7 hours ago