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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 63 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 52 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.59% 4.85% 3.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.96% 15.76% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 12
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £47,250
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
418 330 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.05% 30.78% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 260 149 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
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 24 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 89 (75.42%) Degree
2 74 (62.71%) Java
3 53 (44.92%) Finance
4 45 (38.14%) Physics
5 43 (36.44%) C++
6 41 (34.75%) Mathematics
6 41 (34.75%) Banking
7 34 (28.81%) Grid Computing
7 34 (28.81%) Market Risk
7 34 (28.81%) Risk Management
8 30 (25.42%) Investment Management
8 30 (25.42%) Investment Banking
9 22 (18.64%) Financial Institution
9 22 (18.64%) OO
10 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
11 18 (15.25%) .NET
12 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
12 17 (14.41%) HTML
12 17 (14.41%) SQL
13 16 (13.56%) MVC
14 15 (12.71%) CSS
14 15 (12.71%) Python
14 15 (12.71%) Software Engineering
15 14 (11.86%) Linux
15 14 (11.86%) C#
16 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
16 12 (10.17%) Windows
16 12 (10.17%) jQuery
17 10 (8.47%) Wealth Management
17 10 (8.47%) MySQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.39%) Apache
3 3 (2.54%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.85%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) DHCP
1 3 (2.54%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) MySQL
3 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.39%) DTS
6 4 (3.39%) OLAP
6 4 (3.39%) OLTP
7 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.54%) DB2
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.85%) MSDE
9 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.24%) JUnit
2 4 (3.39%) Jasmine
2 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.39%) RSpec
2 4 (3.39%) Ant
3 3 (2.54%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Gradle
General
1 53 (44.92%) Finance
2 41 (34.75%) Banking
3 30 (25.42%) Investment Banking
4 22 (18.64%) Financial Institution
5 8 (6.78%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (1.69%) Front Office
6 2 (1.69%) Games
6 2 (1.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (68.64%) Developer
2 47 (39.83%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.88%) Senior Developer
4 21 (17.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.02%) Junior
6 12 (10.17%) Junior Developer
7 10 (8.47%) Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Designer
11 4 (3.39%) UI Programmer
11 4 (3.39%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Ruby Developer
11 4 (3.39%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Software Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Desktop Support
12 3 (2.54%) Programmer
12 3 (2.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.25%) .NET
2 17 (14.41%) HTML
3 15 (12.71%) CSS
4 12 (10.17%) jQuery
5 10 (8.47%) Web Services
6 9 (7.63%) Spring
7 8 (6.78%) HTML5
7 8 (6.78%) J2SE
7 8 (6.78%) XML
8 6 (5.08%) J2EE
8 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.24%) WinForms
9 5 (4.24%) CSS3
10 4 (3.39%) Ember.js
10 4 (3.39%) Backbone.js
10 4 (3.39%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (3.39%) Grails
11 3 (2.54%) OpenGL
11 3 (2.54%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (38.14%) Physics
2 41 (34.75%) Mathematics
3 34 (28.81%) Grid Computing
3 34 (28.81%) Market Risk
4 4 (3.39%) Open Source
4 4 (3.39%) Clustering
4 4 (3.39%) Replication
5 3 (2.54%) DTV
5 3 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.54%) NHS
5 3 (2.54%) GIS
5 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.86%) Linux
2 12 (10.17%) Windows
3 6 (5.08%) UNIX
4 4 (3.39%) AIX
4 4 (3.39%) Solaris
4 4 (3.39%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.54%) Android
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.81%) Risk Management
2 30 (25.42%) Investment Management
3 22 (18.64%) OO
4 16 (13.56%) MVC
5 15 (12.71%) Software Engineering
6 10 (8.47%) Wealth Management
7 9 (7.63%) ITIL
8 7 (5.93%) UML
8 7 (5.93%) ETL
8 7 (5.93%) Web Development
9 6 (5.08%) TDD
9 6 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.08%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.08%) OOD
10 5 (4.24%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.39%) Analytics
11 4 (3.39%) BDD
11 4 (3.39%) High Availability
11 4 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (62.71%) Java
2 43 (36.44%) C++
3 17 (14.41%) JavaScript
3 17 (14.41%) SQL
4 15 (12.71%) Python
5 14 (11.86%) C#
6 5 (4.24%) PHP
6 5 (4.24%) C
7 4 (3.39%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (3.39%) Ruby
7 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.39%) VBScript
8 3 (2.54%) Groovy
9 2 (1.69%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) PHP5
10 1 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 89 (75.42%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) PhD
3 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) MCP
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.85%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
1 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) JBoss
4 4 (3.39%) Lotus
5 3 (2.54%) IBM
5 3 (2.54%) Typemock
5 3 (2.54%) VMware
5 3 (2.54%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.69%) Citrix
6 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.85%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.85%) NetApp
7 1 (0.85%) Intel
7 1 (0.85%) Apple
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.85%) Cognos
7 1 (0.85%) Zend
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) Facebook
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus guaranteed, 30 days hol
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 23 days ago