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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 25.00% 7.69% 10.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 62.50% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
8 4 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 40.00% 30.77% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 20
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
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
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paisley -3 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Computer Science
Scotland

Computer Science
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Intranet
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior SharePoint Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware