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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 5 9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 18.75% 10.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 37.50% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 26.32% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Renfrewshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Perimeter Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet