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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 49 80 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.20% 6.04% 5.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 16.00% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33 62 43
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £32,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
441 500 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.76% 37.74% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 300 314 265
Average salary £43,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 113 (93.39%) Degree
2 67 (55.37%) .NET
3 59 (48.76%) C#
4 46 (38.02%) SQL Server
4 46 (38.02%) ASP.NET
4 46 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (33.88%) JavaScript
6 37 (30.58%) HTML
7 35 (28.93%) TDD
8 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
9 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 30 (24.79%) Java
11 27 (22.31%) Mathematics
12 25 (20.66%) MVC
12 25 (20.66%) Scrum
12 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (19.83%) CSS
14 23 (19.01%) Mentoring
15 22 (18.18%) SQL
15 22 (18.18%) Physics
16 21 (17.36%) OO
17 20 (16.53%) Finance
17 20 (16.53%) Relational Database
18 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (14.05%) Software Architecture
20 16 (13.22%) User Experience
20 16 (13.22%) Open Source
21 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
21 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
21 15 (12.40%) Web Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (4.96%) IIS
1 6 (4.96%) Node.js
2 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.65%) CMS
3 2 (1.65%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) WinCC
4 1 (0.83%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.96%) Magento
3 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.31%) GitHub
3 2 (1.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.65%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.83%) Profibus
3 1 (0.83%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) DHCP
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (38.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.53%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.09%) MySQL
4 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.48%) Datomic
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.13%) Subversion
4 4 (3.31%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.48%) Maven
5 3 (2.48%) JUnit
6 2 (1.65%) MorphX
7 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.83%) CodeWarrior
General
1 20 (16.53%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Retail
3 7 (5.79%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.96%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Electronics
6 2 (1.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (66.94%) Developer
2 27 (22.31%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.70%) Software Developer
4 17 (14.05%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.44%) C# Developer
5 9 (7.44%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Graduate
7 7 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Software Architect
8 6 (4.96%) Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Junior
10 4 (3.31%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.37%) .NET
2 46 (38.02%) ASP.NET
3 37 (30.58%) HTML
4 24 (19.83%) CSS
5 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
6 15 (12.40%) Web Services
7 12 (9.92%) Spring.NET
7 12 (9.92%) WCF
7 12 (9.92%) NHibernate
7 12 (9.92%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (8.26%) HTML5
9 9 (7.44%) Spring
10 8 (6.61%) CSS3
10 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (6.61%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.79%) jQuery
11 7 (5.79%) XML
12 6 (4.96%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.31%) Mathematics
2 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (18.18%) Physics
4 16 (13.22%) User Experience
4 16 (13.22%) Open Source
5 5 (4.13%) Market Risk
5 5 (4.13%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.48%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.65%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.65%) Derivative
7 2 (1.65%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.65%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.65%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.83%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) UNIX
1 6 (4.96%) Linux
1 6 (4.96%) Android
2 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) TDD
3 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 25 (20.66%) MVC
4 25 (20.66%) Scrum
5 23 (19.01%) Mentoring
6 21 (17.36%) OO
7 17 (14.05%) Software Architecture
8 12 (9.92%) CRM
8 12 (9.92%) UX Design
9 11 (9.09%) OOP
9 11 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 10 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.26%) Investment Management
11 9 (7.44%) MVVM
12 8 (6.61%) Project Management
12 8 (6.61%) SOA
12 8 (6.61%) Multithreading
13 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
14 5 (4.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.76%) C#
2 41 (33.88%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.79%) Java
4 22 (18.18%) SQL
5 13 (10.74%) C++
6 9 (7.44%) Python
7 7 (5.79%) PHP
8 6 (4.96%) Ruby
9 4 (3.31%) C
10 3 (2.48%) Scala
10 3 (2.48%) Clojure
11 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.65%) X++
12 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.83%) R
12 1 (0.83%) XPath
12 1 (0.83%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (93.39%) Degree
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) MCSE
3 2 (1.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) PhD
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
1 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Zend
4 4 (3.31%) DevExpress
5 3 (2.48%) Iron Speed
6 2 (1.65%) Informatica
6 2 (1.65%) Cisco
6 2 (1.65%) Sybase
7 1 (0.83%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (0.83%) Hyland
7 1 (0.83%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.83%) Siemens
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix
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