The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 8 4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 4.76% 50.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 25.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Renfrewshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
10 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 55.56% 19.05% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Renfrewshire region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

Computer Science
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware