The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 98 77 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.14% 6.41% 4.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.44% 18.97% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 81 58 26
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
401 406 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.23% 33.78% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 231 266 149
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 136 (85.00%) Degree
2 93 (58.13%) Java
3 92 (57.50%) Finance
4 72 (45.00%) C++
5 67 (41.88%) Physics
6 66 (41.25%) Mathematics
7 65 (40.63%) Risk Management
8 62 (38.75%) Grid Computing
8 62 (38.75%) Market Risk
9 54 (33.75%) Banking
10 47 (29.38%) Financial Institution
11 46 (28.75%) Investment Banking
12 45 (28.13%) Investment Management
13 34 (21.25%) OO
14 31 (19.38%) C#
15 29 (18.13%) .NET
16 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
17 24 (15.00%) SQL Server
17 24 (15.00%) Linux
18 23 (14.38%) JavaScript
19 21 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (13.13%) Windows
19 21 (13.13%) Python
19 21 (13.13%) MVC
20 20 (12.50%) ITIL
21 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
22 18 (11.25%) HTML
22 18 (11.25%) jQuery
23 17 (10.63%) Incident Management
24 16 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (6.88%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.88%) nginx
3 3 (1.88%) Apache
4 2 (1.25%) CMS
4 2 (1.25%) Drupal
4 2 (1.25%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.25%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) MySQL
3 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.00%) Subversion
4 6 (3.75%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.75%) NCrunch
5 5 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.13%) RSpec
6 3 (1.88%) Gradle
6 3 (1.88%) Maven
6 3 (1.88%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.88%) Ant
6 3 (1.88%) JUnit
7 1 (0.63%) Behat
7 1 (0.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 92 (57.50%) Finance
2 54 (33.75%) Banking
3 47 (29.38%) Financial Institution
4 46 (28.75%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.00%) Games
6 7 (4.38%) Front Office
7 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.50%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 107 (66.88%) Developer
2 64 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 22 (13.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (11.25%) Junior
6 16 (10.00%) Junior Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) Junior Java Developer
9 13 (8.13%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
12 7 (4.38%) Python Developer
13 6 (3.75%) Technical Support
13 6 (3.75%) Support Engineer
13 6 (3.75%) Programmer
13 6 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (3.75%) C++ Developer
13 6 (3.75%) WPF Developer
14 5 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 5 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.13%) .NET
2 18 (11.25%) HTML
2 18 (11.25%) jQuery
3 16 (10.00%) CSS
4 10 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.25%) WPF
5 8 (5.00%) HTML5
5 8 (5.00%) Spring
5 8 (5.00%) Backbone.js
6 7 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (3.75%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.75%) LINQ
7 6 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (3.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 6 (3.75%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (3.13%) Ember.js
8 5 (3.13%) WinForms
8 5 (3.13%) Web Services
8 5 (3.13%) J2EE
9 4 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (41.88%) Physics
2 66 (41.25%) Mathematics
3 62 (38.75%) Grid Computing
3 62 (38.75%) Market Risk
4 13 (8.13%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.38%) Open Source
6 6 (3.75%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.88%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.88%) DTV
8 3 (1.88%) NHS
9 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) Derivative
10 1 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.63%) Social Media
10 1 (0.63%) PMI
10 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.00%) Linux
2 21 (13.13%) Windows
3 7 (4.38%) UNIX
3 7 (4.38%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.75%) Android
5 5 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.13%) AIX
5 5 (3.13%) Solaris
6 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (40.63%) Risk Management
2 45 (28.13%) Investment Management
3 34 (21.25%) OO
4 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 21 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (13.13%) MVC
6 20 (12.50%) ITIL
7 17 (10.63%) Incident Management
8 16 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (9.38%) Web Development
10 13 (8.13%) OOP
11 12 (7.50%) Pair Programming
12 10 (6.25%) Workflow
13 9 (5.63%) TDD
14 7 (4.38%) Multithreading
14 7 (4.38%) OOD
15 6 (3.75%) MVVM
15 6 (3.75%) BDD
15 6 (3.75%) Android Development
16 5 (3.13%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (58.13%) Java
2 72 (45.00%) C++
3 31 (19.38%) C#
4 23 (14.38%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.13%) Python
6 16 (10.00%) SQL
7 8 (5.00%) PHP
7 8 (5.00%) Ruby
8 5 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
8 5 (3.13%) Perl
9 4 (2.50%) C
10 3 (1.88%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 136 (85.00%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.00%) ISEB
3 8 (5.00%) MCITP
4 5 (3.13%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.63%) CRISC
5 1 (0.63%) ISACA
5 1 (0.63%) MCDST
5 1 (0.63%) CAPM
5 1 (0.63%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) SSCP
5 1 (0.63%) CISA
5 1 (0.63%) CISM
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.50%) Lotus
3 5 (3.13%) FrontRange
4 3 (1.88%) Red Gate
4 3 (1.88%) Typemock
5 2 (1.25%) JBoss
5 2 (1.25%) Adobe
5 2 (1.25%) Intel
6 1 (0.63%) Zend
6 1 (0.63%) Sybase
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle
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Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, benefits, 30 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 11 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: up to £35,000 pa
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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IBI Group (UK) Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago