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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 26 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 53 106 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.16% 9.23% 3.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.19% 18.73% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 27
Average salary £39,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
349 566 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.98% 49.26% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 249 320 193
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 107 (86.99%) Degree
2 46 (37.40%) C#
2 46 (37.40%) Java
2 46 (37.40%) SQL Server
3 45 (36.59%) .NET
4 37 (30.08%) Finance
5 34 (27.64%) C++
5 34 (27.64%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (26.83%) Software Engineering
7 29 (23.58%) ASP.NET
8 27 (21.95%) Microsoft
8 27 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (21.95%) Mathematics
9 26 (21.14%) CSS
10 25 (20.33%) HTML
10 25 (20.33%) JavaScript
11 23 (18.70%) Physics
12 22 (17.89%) Banking
13 21 (17.07%) OOP
13 21 (17.07%) OO
13 21 (17.07%) Risk Management
14 20 (16.26%) SQL
14 20 (16.26%) Grid Computing
14 20 (16.26%) Investment Banking
14 20 (16.26%) Market Risk
15 18 (14.63%) Visual Studio
15 18 (14.63%) Project Management
16 17 (13.82%) jQuery
16 17 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (13.82%) Investment Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (4.07%) IIS
2 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.44%) Drupal
3 3 (2.44%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) Node.js
5 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Visualfiles
1 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) SAN
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) Firewall
1 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.13%) MySQL
5 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.63%) Big Data
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) Datomic
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.13%) Subversion
3 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.07%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.25%) NCrunch
6 3 (2.44%) JUnit
7 2 (1.63%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (1.63%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.81%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.81%) Behat
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 22 (17.89%) Banking
3 20 (16.26%) Investment Banking
4 14 (11.38%) Financial Institution
5 11 (8.94%) Retail
6 4 (3.25%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.44%) Games
8 2 (1.63%) Front Office
8 2 (1.63%) Law
8 2 (1.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.81%) Military
9 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (61.79%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.89%) Senior Developer
4 12 (9.76%) Junior
5 11 (8.94%) Graduate
5 11 (8.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Junior Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Architect
7 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.69%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Applications Specialist
12 4 (3.25%) Data Architect
12 4 (3.25%) Applications Architect
12 4 (3.25%) UI Designer
12 4 (3.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.59%) .NET
2 29 (23.58%) ASP.NET
3 26 (21.14%) CSS
4 25 (20.33%) HTML
5 17 (13.82%) jQuery
6 13 (10.57%) Web Services
6 13 (10.57%) XML
7 10 (8.13%) HTML5
8 9 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (7.32%) REST
9 7 (5.69%) Spring
10 6 (4.88%) WCF
11 5 (4.07%) WPF
11 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.07%) XSLT
11 5 (4.07%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.07%) Apache Flex
12 4 (3.25%) CSS3
12 4 (3.25%) Parsley
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.64%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (21.95%) Mathematics
3 23 (18.70%) Physics
4 20 (16.26%) Market Risk
4 20 (16.26%) Grid Computing
5 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.25%) User Experience
6 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.25%) Derivative
7 3 (2.44%) NHS
7 3 (2.44%) W3C
7 3 (2.44%) Open Source
7 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.63%) Equities
8 2 (1.63%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.63%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.81%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Linux
2 9 (7.32%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) UNIX
4 2 (1.63%) Android
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 27 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.07%) Risk Management
3 21 (17.07%) OOP
3 21 (17.07%) OO
4 18 (14.63%) Project Management
5 17 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (13.82%) Investment Management
6 16 (13.01%) TDD
7 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.57%) SOA
9 12 (9.76%) Web Development
10 11 (8.94%) Scrum
11 9 (7.32%) Pair Programming
11 9 (7.32%) MVC
12 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.88%) Refactoring
13 6 (4.88%) Kanban
13 6 (4.88%) ITIL
13 6 (4.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.40%) C#
1 46 (37.40%) Java
2 34 (27.64%) C++
3 25 (20.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.26%) SQL
5 10 (8.13%) Python
6 6 (4.88%) PHP
7 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.44%) Ruby
7 3 (2.44%) C
8 2 (1.63%) Scala
8 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) Clojure
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
9 1 (0.81%) XQuery
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (86.99%) Degree
2 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.07%) MCITP
3 5 (4.07%) ISEB
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.81%) MCSA
4 1 (0.81%) CCNA
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.81%) MCDST
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle
3 7 (5.69%) Iron Speed
4 3 (2.44%) Adobe
5 2 (1.63%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.63%) LexisNexis
5 2 (1.63%) Typemock
5 2 (1.63%) Sybase
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.81%) Dell
6 1 (0.81%) Intel
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Lotus
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.81%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Zend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Drum
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan
Posted: 25 days ago