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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 105 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.88% 7.42% 6.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.81% 19.70% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 86 59
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
420 533 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.35% 37.67% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 282 355 324
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 96 (84.21%) Degree
2 58 (50.88%) .NET
3 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (40.35%) JavaScript
5 45 (39.47%) C#
6 39 (34.21%) SQL Server
7 38 (33.33%) SQL
8 35 (30.70%) ASP.NET
9 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
10 29 (25.44%) HTML
11 27 (23.68%) CSS
11 27 (23.68%) Mathematics
12 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
13 25 (21.93%) TDD
13 25 (21.93%) MVC
13 25 (21.93%) OO
13 25 (21.93%) Relational Database
14 23 (20.18%) SDLC
15 22 (19.30%) Java
15 22 (19.30%) Physics
16 21 (18.42%) Scrum
17 17 (14.91%) Oracle
17 17 (14.91%) jQuery
17 17 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (14.91%) AngularJS
18 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (14.04%) MS Excel
18 16 (14.04%) Finance
19 15 (13.16%) User Experience
20 14 (12.28%) Open Source

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
1 9 (7.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 9 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (6.14%) Node.js
3 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) JBoss
4 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) WinCC
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) SPSS
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (6.14%) Magento
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.51%) GitHub
3 3 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.63%) SAN
2 2 (1.75%) LAN
2 2 (1.75%) WAN
2 2 (1.75%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.88%) DHCP
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.88%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.93%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.65%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (7.02%) MySQL
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.63%) Text Mining
9 3 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.75%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.75%) VLDB
11 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.51%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.63%) Maven
4 2 (1.75%) MorphX
4 2 (1.75%) JUnit
4 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (55.26%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) .NET Developer
3 13 (11.40%) Software Developer
4 11 (9.65%) Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Lead Designer
5 9 (7.89%) Designer
5 9 (7.89%) SOA Designer
6 8 (7.02%) Junior
7 7 (6.14%) Test Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Graduate
7 7 (6.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Junior Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Software Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (50.88%) .NET
2 35 (30.70%) ASP.NET
3 29 (25.44%) HTML
4 27 (23.68%) CSS
5 17 (14.91%) jQuery
5 17 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (14.91%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.40%) XML
7 12 (10.53%) Middleware
8 11 (9.65%) Web Services
8 11 (9.65%) J2EE
9 10 (8.77%) XSLT
9 10 (8.77%) NHibernate
9 10 (8.77%) Java EE
9 10 (8.77%) Spring.NET
9 10 (8.77%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (7.89%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (7.89%) Oracle ADF
11 8 (7.02%) WCF
12 7 (6.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.68%) Mathematics
2 22 (19.30%) Physics
3 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (13.16%) User Experience
5 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.63%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.63%) STB
7 3 (2.63%) IPTV
8 2 (1.75%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.88%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) Statistics
9 1 (0.88%) SCADA
9 1 (0.88%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) UNIX
3 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.63%) AIX
4 3 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
3 25 (21.93%) TDD
3 25 (21.93%) OO
3 25 (21.93%) MVC
4 23 (20.18%) SDLC
5 21 (18.42%) Scrum
6 14 (12.28%) Open Source
7 12 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 12 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.65%) SOA
9 10 (8.77%) CRM
9 10 (8.77%) UX Design
9 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.89%) Performance Testing
10 9 (7.89%) BDD
11 8 (7.02%) Asset Management
12 7 (6.14%) Automated Testing
12 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.35%) JavaScript
2 45 (39.47%) C#
3 38 (33.33%) SQL
4 22 (19.30%) Java
5 13 (11.40%) Python
6 11 (9.65%) PHP
6 11 (9.65%) PL/SQL
7 9 (7.89%) Ruby
8 7 (6.14%) Perl
9 6 (5.26%) C++
10 4 (3.51%) C
10 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.75%) X++
12 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.88%) Scala
12 1 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.88%) XPath
12 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.88%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 96 (84.21%) Degree
2 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.02%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.63%) HND
4 2 (1.75%) MCSE
5 1 (0.88%) PhD
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB
5 1 (0.88%) PMP
5 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.91%) Oracle
3 7 (6.14%) SAP
4 6 (5.26%) Zend
5 4 (3.51%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.75%) Siebel
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Sybase
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
7 1 (0.88%) Siemens
7 1 (0.88%) Hyland
7 1 (0.88%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.88%) Allen-Bradley
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