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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 73 80 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.65% 5.78% 6.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.75% 15.41% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 60
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
495 519 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.31% 37.47% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 314 350 252
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 99 (80.49%) Degree
2 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (45.53%) JavaScript
4 55 (44.72%) .NET
5 49 (39.84%) SQL
6 38 (30.89%) C#
7 37 (30.08%) SQL Server
8 35 (28.46%) Mathematics
9 34 (27.64%) CSS
10 31 (25.20%) ASP.NET
10 31 (25.20%) HTML
10 31 (25.20%) Relational Database
11 30 (24.39%) Java
12 29 (23.58%) OO
12 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
13 28 (22.76%) TDD
14 27 (21.95%) Software Engineering
14 27 (21.95%) MVC
14 27 (21.95%) Scrum
14 27 (21.95%) Oracle
15 25 (20.33%) Physics
16 23 (18.70%) SDLC
17 22 (17.89%) AngularJS
17 22 (17.89%) jQuery
18 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (14.63%) Open Source
19 18 (14.63%) Python
20 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
20 17 (13.82%) XML
20 17 (13.82%) Finance

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (11.38%) WebLogic
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.88%) Node.js
3 5 (4.07%) Apache
4 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.25%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.44%) JBoss
6 2 (1.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) MTS
7 1 (0.81%) Quickr
7 1 (0.81%) IBM Connections
7 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.81%) SAS
7 1 (0.81%) CMS
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.81%) Liferay
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Magento
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.25%) GitHub
3 3 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Office 365
4 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) SAN
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) LAN
2 2 (1.63%) WAN
2 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) DHCP
3 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.81%) Profibus
3 1 (0.81%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.08%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.20%) Relational Database
3 17 (13.82%) RDBMS
4 15 (12.20%) Oracle Database
5 14 (11.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (11.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.50%) MySQL
7 4 (3.25%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.25%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.25%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.25%) Big Data
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.44%) Text Mining
9 2 (1.63%) VLDB
9 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.63%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.25%) Maven
3 3 (2.44%) Subversion
3 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.63%) JUnit
4 2 (1.63%) MorphX
5 1 (0.81%) JIRA
5 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.81%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (0.81%) Xcode
5 1 (0.81%) Clang
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) JBehave
5 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.81%) GDB
5 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.81%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Developer
2 22 (17.89%) .NET Developer
3 14 (11.38%) Lead Designer
3 14 (11.38%) Designer
3 14 (11.38%) SOA Designer
4 13 (10.57%) Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Test Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Junior
6 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Graduate
9 6 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.07%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.25%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.72%) .NET
2 34 (27.64%) CSS
3 31 (25.20%) ASP.NET
3 31 (25.20%) HTML
4 22 (17.89%) jQuery
4 22 (17.89%) AngularJS
5 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (13.82%) XML
7 16 (13.01%) Middleware
7 16 (13.01%) J2EE
7 16 (13.01%) Java EE
8 15 (12.20%) XSLT
9 14 (11.38%) Oracle ADF
9 14 (11.38%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (8.94%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (8.94%) Spring.NET
10 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (8.94%) NHibernate
11 9 (7.32%) Web Services
12 8 (6.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.46%) Mathematics
2 25 (20.33%) Physics
3 16 (13.01%) User Experience
4 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.50%) Data Integration
5 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.07%) Statistics
7 3 (2.44%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.44%) STB
7 3 (2.44%) IPTV
7 3 (2.44%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.81%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.81%) SCADA
9 1 (0.81%) Wiki
9 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.81%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
2 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.25%) Android
4 3 (2.44%) Windows
4 3 (2.44%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.58%) OO
3 28 (22.76%) TDD
4 27 (21.95%) Scrum
4 27 (21.95%) Software Engineering
4 27 (21.95%) MVC
5 23 (18.70%) SDLC
6 18 (14.63%) Open Source
7 16 (13.01%) SOA
8 14 (11.38%) Performance Testing
8 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.57%) Software Architecture
10 11 (8.94%) UX Design
11 10 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.32%) Unit Testing
13 8 (6.50%) Test Management
13 8 (6.50%) Test Scripting
13 8 (6.50%) BDD
13 8 (6.50%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (45.53%) JavaScript
2 49 (39.84%) SQL
3 38 (30.89%) C#
4 30 (24.39%) Java
5 18 (14.63%) Python
6 16 (13.01%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.94%) PHP
8 10 (8.13%) C++
8 10 (8.13%) Ruby
9 9 (7.32%) Perl
10 4 (3.25%) C
11 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.63%) X++
13 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.81%) Scala
13 1 (0.81%) R
13 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 99 (80.49%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) HND
4 2 (1.63%) MCSE
5 1 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) PMP
5 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.95%) Oracle
3 8 (6.50%) SAP
4 6 (4.88%) Informatica
5 5 (4.07%) Zend
6 3 (2.44%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.63%) Siebel
7 2 (1.63%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.81%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) Sybase
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix
8 1 (0.81%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.81%) Siemens
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.81%) OpenText
8 1 (0.81%) Hyland
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago