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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 109 49 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.56% 4.13% 6.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.80% 10.84% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 66
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
524 452 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.13% 38.08% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 227 296 297
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 174 (88.78%) Degree
2 101 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (35.20%) SQL Server
4 67 (34.18%) .NET
5 63 (32.14%) SQL
6 61 (31.12%) Microsoft
7 58 (29.59%) Finance
8 56 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 55 (28.06%) JavaScript
10 47 (23.98%) Oracle
11 46 (23.47%) Software Engineering
12 45 (22.96%) C#
13 44 (22.45%) OO
14 36 (18.37%) HTML
15 35 (17.86%) Java
16 32 (16.33%) CSS
17 29 (14.80%) TDD
18 27 (13.78%) Linux
19 26 (13.27%) SharePoint
19 26 (13.27%) .NET Framework
19 26 (13.27%) jQuery
19 26 (13.27%) SDLC
20 24 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
20 24 (12.24%) DevOps
20 24 (12.24%) Data Integration
20 24 (12.24%) BDD
20 24 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
21 22 (11.22%) Service Delivery
21 22 (11.22%) MCSE

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.16%) Drupal
2 16 (8.16%) Joomla!
3 13 (6.63%) Node.js
4 8 (4.08%) Apache
5 3 (1.53%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Confluence
6 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.53%) MS Project
3 2 (1.02%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Revit
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (8.16%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.04%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.06%) DHCP
1 6 (3.06%) DNS
2 5 (2.55%) Firewall
3 4 (2.04%) SAN
4 3 (1.53%) LAN
4 3 (1.53%) VPN
4 3 (1.53%) Wireless
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.02%) Internet
5 2 (1.02%) IPsec
5 2 (1.02%) Network Security
5 2 (1.02%) WAN
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.51%) FWSM
6 1 (0.51%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.51%) OSPF
6 1 (0.51%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (9.69%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.61%) Big Data
5 8 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.08%) MySQL
6 4 (2.04%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.53%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.02%) QlikView
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (3.57%) JUnit
1 7 (3.57%) Selenium
2 6 (3.06%) Maven
3 5 (2.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.55%) JIRA
4 4 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.53%) Gradle
5 3 (1.53%) Subversion
6 2 (1.02%) JBehave
6 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.02%) Xcode
7 1 (0.51%) Bower
7 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.51%) Grunt
7 1 (0.51%) PVCS
7 1 (0.51%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (29.59%) Finance
2 20 (10.20%) Banking
3 16 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Local Government
4 7 (3.57%) Retail
5 6 (3.06%) Games
6 4 (2.04%) Marketing
7 3 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.02%) Legal
8 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 116 (59.18%) Developer
2 38 (19.39%) .NET Developer
3 32 (16.33%) Analyst
4 22 (11.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (11.22%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.22%) SQL Developer
5 20 (10.20%) Microsoft Developer
5 20 (10.20%) Senior SQL Developer
5 20 (10.20%) SQL BI Developer
6 19 (9.69%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 19 (9.69%) Web Developer
7 18 (9.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 18 (9.18%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 15 (7.65%) Development Manager
8 15 (7.65%) Junior
9 14 (7.14%) Application Development Manager
9 14 (7.14%) Applications Development Manager
9 14 (7.14%) Applications Manager
10 12 (6.12%) Agile Developer
10 12 (6.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (34.18%) .NET
2 36 (18.37%) HTML
3 32 (16.33%) CSS
4 26 (13.27%) .NET Framework
4 26 (13.27%) jQuery
5 21 (10.71%) Ajax
6 16 (8.16%) Web Services
7 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET
8 12 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 12 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (5.61%) Spring
10 8 (4.08%) HTML5
11 6 (3.06%) JSON
11 6 (3.06%) WCF
12 5 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (2.04%) XML
14 3 (1.53%) JDO
14 3 (1.53%) OpenMP
14 3 (1.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) Data Integration
2 19 (9.69%) Mathematics
3 16 (8.16%) Wiki
4 14 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.08%) Physics
7 7 (3.57%) Economics
7 7 (3.57%) Psychology
7 7 (3.57%) Statistics
8 6 (3.06%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.06%) Derivative
9 3 (1.53%) iPad
10 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.02%) iPhone
11 1 (0.51%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.51%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.78%) Linux
2 17 (8.67%) Ubuntu
3 12 (6.12%) Windows
4 8 (4.08%) Android
5 7 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) OS/400
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) SUSE
9 1 (0.51%) Unix
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.47%) Software Engineering
3 44 (22.45%) OO
4 29 (14.80%) TDD
5 26 (13.27%) SDLC
6 24 (12.24%) BDD
6 24 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (12.24%) DevOps
7 22 (11.22%) Service Delivery
8 21 (10.71%) Scrum
9 20 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 20 (10.20%) Web Development
10 18 (9.18%) SOA
11 17 (8.67%) OOA/OOD
11 17 (8.67%) Open Source
12 16 (8.16%) Project Management
13 15 (7.65%) Coaching
14 14 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (32.14%) SQL
2 55 (28.06%) JavaScript
3 45 (22.96%) C#
4 35 (17.86%) Java
5 18 (9.18%) PHP
6 12 (6.12%) Python
7 9 (4.59%) C++
8 5 (2.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.53%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.53%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.02%) C
10 2 (1.02%) Scala
11 1 (0.51%) Fortran
11 1 (0.51%) Go
11 1 (0.51%) Groovy
11 1 (0.51%) Pascal
11 1 (0.51%) RPG
11 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 174 (88.78%) Degree
2 22 (11.22%) MCSE
2 22 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.16%) MCP
4 4 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.53%) CCNA
5 3 (1.53%) CCNP
5 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.02%) ISEB
6 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.51%) CCIE
7 1 (0.51%) CISSP
7 1 (0.51%) GCIA
7 1 (0.51%) GCIH
7 1 (0.51%) HND
7 1 (0.51%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.22%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 61 (31.12%) Microsoft
2 47 (23.98%) Oracle
3 16 (8.16%) Facebook
3 16 (8.16%) Google
4 8 (4.08%) Informatica
5 7 (3.57%) Cisco
6 6 (3.06%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.55%) VMware
8 4 (2.04%) IBM
9 3 (1.53%) Juniper
10 2 (1.02%) Citrix
10 2 (1.02%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.02%) Cognos
10 2 (1.02%) EMC
10 2 (1.02%) F5
10 2 (1.02%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.02%) Nimsoft
10 2 (1.02%) Terracotta
11 1 (0.51%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.51%) Zend
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