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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 22 51
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 51 117 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.77% 10.91% 3.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.05% 24.84% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 91 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £27,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
363 471 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.93% 43.94% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 232 278 223
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £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 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 127 (83.01%) Degree
2 69 (45.10%) Finance
3 66 (43.14%) Java
4 57 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (34.64%) C++
6 47 (30.72%) C#
6 47 (30.72%) .NET
7 46 (30.07%) Mathematics
8 44 (28.76%) Physics
9 42 (27.45%) Risk Management
10 40 (26.14%) Banking
11 39 (25.49%) Market Risk
11 39 (25.49%) Grid Computing
11 39 (25.49%) SQL Server
12 37 (24.18%) Software Engineering
13 34 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (20.92%) Investment Banking
15 30 (19.61%) Financial Institution
16 29 (18.95%) Investment Management
17 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
18 27 (17.65%) Microsoft
19 26 (16.99%) OO
19 26 (16.99%) HTML
20 25 (16.34%) SQL
21 21 (13.73%) ASP.NET
22 20 (13.07%) CSS
23 19 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
24 18 (11.76%) jQuery
24 18 (11.76%) Windows
24 18 (11.76%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 7 (4.58%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (1.96%) Apache
2 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.96%) nginx
3 2 (1.31%) IIS
3 2 (1.31%) CMS
3 2 (1.31%) Joomla!
3 2 (1.31%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.65%) Node.js
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) Network Security
3 1 (0.65%) SAN
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.54%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.88%) MySQL
4 8 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.31%) Big Data
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.46%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.50%) Subversion
3 9 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.92%) NCrunch
5 3 (1.96%) JUnit
6 2 (1.31%) Ant
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.31%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (1.31%) Gradle
6 2 (1.31%) Maven
6 2 (1.31%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.65%) LLBLGen Pro
7 1 (0.65%) Behat
7 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.65%) RSpec
7 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 69 (45.10%) Finance
2 40 (26.14%) Banking
3 32 (20.92%) Investment Banking
4 30 (19.61%) Financial Institution
5 9 (5.88%) Games
6 8 (5.23%) Front Office
7 6 (3.92%) Retail
8 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.96%) French Language
10 2 (1.31%) Law
10 2 (1.31%) Legal
11 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.65%) Military
11 1 (0.65%) Billing
11 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (62.09%) Developer
2 40 (26.14%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 15 (9.80%) C# Developer
4 15 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Junior
6 13 (8.50%) Analyst
7 12 (7.84%) Junior Developer
8 10 (6.54%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) Junior Java Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (4.58%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Graduate
11 6 (3.92%) Technical Support
11 6 (3.92%) WPF Developer
12 5 (3.27%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.27%) Architect
12 5 (3.27%) C++ Developer
12 5 (3.27%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (30.72%) .NET
2 26 (16.99%) HTML
3 21 (13.73%) ASP.NET
4 20 (13.07%) CSS
5 18 (11.76%) jQuery
6 12 (7.84%) WPF
7 11 (7.19%) HTML5
8 10 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (6.54%) XML
9 8 (5.23%) Web Services
10 7 (4.58%) LINQ
11 6 (3.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 6 (3.92%) Task Parallel Library
12 5 (3.27%) REST
12 5 (3.27%) Backbone.js
12 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (3.27%) Spring
12 5 (3.27%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.27%) Apache Flex
13 4 (2.61%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (30.07%) Mathematics
3 44 (28.76%) Physics
4 39 (25.49%) Market Risk
4 39 (25.49%) Grid Computing
5 12 (7.84%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.92%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.61%) Open Source
7 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.96%) NHS
8 3 (1.96%) Derivative
9 2 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.31%) W3C
9 2 (1.31%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.31%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) PMI
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.76%) Linux
1 18 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (3.92%) UNIX
3 5 (3.27%) Android
4 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.96%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) AIX
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.45%) Risk Management
2 37 (24.18%) Software Engineering
3 34 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (18.95%) Investment Management
5 26 (16.99%) OO
6 19 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (11.11%) ITIL
7 17 (11.11%) OOP
8 14 (9.15%) MVC
8 14 (9.15%) Web Development
8 14 (9.15%) Incident Management
9 11 (7.19%) Pair Programming
10 9 (5.88%) TDD
10 9 (5.88%) Project Management
11 7 (4.58%) OOD
11 7 (4.58%) Workflow
12 6 (3.92%) Scrum
12 6 (3.92%) SOA
12 6 (3.92%) Multithreading
12 6 (3.92%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 66 (43.14%) Java
2 53 (34.64%) C++
3 47 (30.72%) C#
4 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
5 25 (16.34%) SQL
6 15 (9.80%) Python
7 8 (5.23%) PHP
8 5 (3.27%) C
9 4 (2.61%) Perl
9 4 (2.61%) Ruby
10 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.31%) Scala
12 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.65%) XPath
12 1 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 127 (83.01%) Degree
2 12 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.23%) ISEB
3 8 (5.23%) MCITP
4 6 (3.92%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.65%) MCSA
5 1 (0.65%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.65%) CRISC
5 1 (0.65%) ISACA
5 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) SSCP
5 1 (0.65%) CISA
5 1 (0.65%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.65%) Puppet
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.58%) Oracle
2 7 (4.58%) Lotus
3 5 (3.27%) FrontRange
4 4 (2.61%) Iron Speed
5 3 (1.96%) Adobe
6 2 (1.31%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.31%) LexisNexis
6 2 (1.31%) Typemock
7 1 (0.65%) Intel
7 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Zend
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 24 days ago