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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 65 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.94% 5.48% 4.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.29% 12.04% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
399 540 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.44% 45.53% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 277 319 162
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £34,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 100 (87.72%) Degree
2 56 (49.12%) .NET
3 52 (45.61%) C#
4 47 (41.23%) SQL Server
5 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 34 (29.82%) Java
6 34 (29.82%) Software Engineering
7 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 29 (25.44%) HTML
10 28 (24.56%) Finance
11 27 (23.68%) CSS
11 27 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
13 25 (21.93%) TDD
14 22 (19.30%) C++
15 20 (17.54%) SQL
16 19 (16.67%) Mathematics
16 19 (16.67%) Mentoring
17 18 (15.79%) Banking
17 18 (15.79%) OOP
18 17 (14.91%) OO
18 17 (14.91%) Visual Studio
18 17 (14.91%) Scrum
18 17 (14.91%) Physics
19 16 (14.04%) Investment Banking
19 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (14.04%) Project Management
20 15 (13.16%) Web Services
20 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (6.14%) IIS
2 2 (1.75%) Drupal
2 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.75%) CMS
2 2 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) Magento
2 2 (1.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.63%) SaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Firewall
1 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.65%) MySQL
5 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.63%) Datomic
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (14.91%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.89%) Subversion
3 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.51%) JUnit
5 2 (1.75%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (1.75%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.88%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (24.56%) Finance
2 18 (15.79%) Banking
3 16 (14.04%) Investment Banking
4 12 (10.53%) Retail
5 8 (7.02%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.51%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.63%) Front Office
8 2 (1.75%) Law
8 2 (1.75%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (65.79%) Developer
2 20 (17.54%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 16 (14.04%) Software Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Architect
7 11 (9.65%) Graduate
8 8 (7.02%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Junior
9 7 (6.14%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Architect
12 4 (3.51%) Applications Architect
12 4 (3.51%) Analyst
12 4 (3.51%) Data Architect
12 4 (3.51%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (49.12%) .NET
2 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 29 (25.44%) HTML
4 27 (23.68%) CSS
5 15 (13.16%) Web Services
6 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (10.53%) XML
7 12 (10.53%) jQuery
8 11 (9.65%) HTML5
9 9 (7.89%) WCF
10 7 (6.14%) Spring
11 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.26%) REST
11 6 (5.26%) CSS3
11 6 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.39%) WPF
12 5 (4.39%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.39%) NHibernate
13 4 (3.51%) XSLT
13 4 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 17 (14.91%) Physics
4 11 (9.65%) Market Risk
4 11 (9.65%) Grid Computing
5 8 (7.02%) User Experience
6 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.39%) Derivative
7 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.51%) Open Source
8 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.63%) NHS
8 3 (2.63%) W3C
8 3 (2.63%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (2.63%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.75%) Equities
9 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Android
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) UNIX
3 3 (2.63%) Windows
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.82%) Software Engineering
2 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.93%) TDD
4 19 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 18 (15.79%) OOP
6 17 (14.91%) OO
6 17 (14.91%) Scrum
7 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.04%) Project Management
8 14 (12.28%) Investment Management
9 13 (11.40%) SOA
9 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.65%) MVC
11 9 (7.89%) Web Development
12 8 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.14%) Kanban
13 7 (6.14%) Software Architecture
14 6 (5.26%) Pair Programming
14 6 (5.26%) Refactoring
14 6 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (45.61%) C#
2 34 (29.82%) Java
3 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.30%) C++
5 20 (17.54%) SQL
6 4 (3.51%) Python
7 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.63%) C
7 3 (2.63%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) Ruby
7 3 (2.63%) Scala
7 3 (2.63%) Clojure
8 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) XQuery
9 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 100 (87.72%) Degree
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.88%) CCNA
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) MCSA
3 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) MCDST
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
3 7 (6.14%) Iron Speed
4 2 (1.75%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.75%) Typemock
4 2 (1.75%) Sybase
4 2 (1.75%) Cisco
4 2 (1.75%) IBM
4 2 (1.75%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.88%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.88%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) Dell
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Informatica
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.88%) Zend
5 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
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