The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 74 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.41% 6.07% 5.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.80% 16.84% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 43
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
578 386 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.28% 36.04% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 299 254 272
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,060 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Glasgow

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

1 126 (81.82%) Degree
2 70 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (36.36%) .NET
4 55 (35.71%) SQL
5 53 (34.42%) JavaScript
6 49 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 47 (30.52%) HTML
8 37 (24.03%) OO
9 36 (23.38%) CSS
9 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
10 34 (22.08%) Relational Database
11 33 (21.43%) C#
12 30 (19.48%) MVC
13 29 (18.83%) Open Source
14 28 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 27 (17.53%) MS Excel
15 27 (17.53%) Mathematics
16 25 (16.23%) Physics
16 25 (16.23%) Software Engineering
17 22 (14.29%) Scrum
17 22 (14.29%) Java
18 21 (13.64%) AngularJS
19 20 (12.99%) TDD
20 19 (12.34%) PHP
20 19 (12.34%) Oracle
20 19 (12.34%) Linux
20 19 (12.34%) Mentoring
20 19 (12.34%) ASP.NET MVC
21 17 (11.04%) Windows
21 17 (11.04%) SharePoint

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (11.04%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.09%) Drupal
3 10 (6.49%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.25%) CMS
4 5 (3.25%) IIS
5 4 (2.60%) Apache
6 3 (1.95%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.30%) JBoss
7 2 (1.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.65%) Documentum
8 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.65%) FileNet
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Connections
8 1 (0.65%) MTS
8 1 (0.65%) Node.js
8 1 (0.65%) Quickr
Applications
1 27 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (6.49%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) GitHub
1 4 (2.60%) SaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Bluemix
3 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) Firewall
1 8 (5.19%) Internet
2 6 (3.90%) SAN
3 5 (3.25%) Wireless
4 4 (2.60%) DHCP
4 4 (2.60%) DNS
5 2 (1.30%) BGP
5 2 (1.30%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.30%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.30%) LAN
5 2 (1.30%) OSPF
5 2 (1.30%) RIP
5 2 (1.30%) WAN
5 2 (1.30%) WLAN
5 2 (1.30%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.65%) Network Security
6 1 (0.65%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 34 (22.08%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.79%) MySQL
3 12 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.25%) Big Data
4 5 (3.25%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.95%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.95%) MSDE
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.95%) QlikView
7 2 (1.30%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.30%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Subversion
2 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.25%) JUnit
3 5 (3.25%) Maven
3 5 (3.25%) Selenium
4 4 (2.60%) JBehave
4 4 (2.60%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.95%) JIRA
5 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.95%) Xcode
6 1 (0.65%) Ant
6 1 (0.65%) Clang
6 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.65%) GDB
6 1 (0.65%) Gradle
6 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.65%) PVCS
6 1 (0.65%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (8.44%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Games
3 4 (2.60%) Electronics
3 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.95%) Law
5 2 (1.30%) Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 2 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (59.09%) Developer
2 30 (19.48%) .NET Developer
3 21 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 17 (11.04%) Web Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Analyst
5 13 (8.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Senior Technologist
5 13 (8.44%) Technologist
6 12 (7.79%) SQL Developer
7 11 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Senior SQL Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Microsoft Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.55%) Junior
11 7 (4.55%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.36%) .NET
2 47 (30.52%) HTML
3 36 (23.38%) CSS
4 28 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 21 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 19 (12.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (10.39%) Ajax
8 13 (8.44%) Castle Windsor
8 13 (8.44%) NHibernate
8 13 (8.44%) Spring.NET
9 12 (7.79%) jQuery
10 11 (7.14%) Web Services
11 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (5.84%) HTML5
12 7 (4.55%) Entity Framework
12 7 (4.55%) Spring
13 6 (3.90%) CSS3
13 6 (3.90%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.90%) XML
14 4 (2.60%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.53%) Mathematics
2 25 (16.23%) Physics
3 16 (10.39%) User Experience
4 11 (7.14%) Wiki
5 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.60%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.60%) Mobile Games
6 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.95%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.95%) iPad
6 3 (1.95%) iPhone
6 3 (1.95%) Statistics
7 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.34%) Linux
2 17 (11.04%) Windows
3 11 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 9 (5.84%) Android
4 9 (5.84%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.84%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.55%) Unix
6 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.30%) Solaris
8 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.03%) OO
3 30 (19.48%) MVC
4 29 (18.83%) Open Source
5 25 (16.23%) Software Engineering
6 22 (14.29%) Scrum
7 20 (12.99%) TDD
8 19 (12.34%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (9.74%) SOA
10 14 (9.09%) Mobile Development
11 13 (8.44%) Presales
11 13 (8.44%) Software Architecture
11 13 (8.44%) SOLID
11 13 (8.44%) UX Design
12 11 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (6.49%) SDLC
14 7 (4.55%) ETL
15 6 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.71%) SQL
2 53 (34.42%) JavaScript
3 33 (21.43%) C#
4 22 (14.29%) Java
5 19 (12.34%) PHP
6 10 (6.49%) C++
7 9 (5.84%) Python
8 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.90%) Perl
10 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.60%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.95%) C
11 3 (1.95%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.30%) VB
13 1 (0.65%) Fortran
13 1 (0.65%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Pascal
13 1 (0.65%) Scala
13 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 126 (81.82%) Degree
2 11 (7.14%) MCSE
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.49%) MCP
4 7 (4.55%) HND
5 2 (1.30%) CCNP
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.30%) SAS Certification
5 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) CCIE
6 1 (0.65%) CCNA
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.95%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) Puppet
2 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.34%) Oracle
3 12 (7.79%) Facebook
3 12 (7.79%) Google
4 7 (4.55%) Informatica
4 7 (4.55%) VMware
5 6 (3.90%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.25%) Citrix
6 5 (3.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.60%) Cisco
7 4 (2.60%) Terracotta
8 3 (1.95%) Iron Speed
9 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.30%) Cognos
9 2 (1.30%) Freescale
9 2 (1.30%) IBM
9 2 (1.30%) Intel
9 2 (1.30%) Twitter
10 1 (0.65%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.65%) McAfee
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