The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 10 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 14.04% 4.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.78% 9.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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 Stirling region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
23 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 40.35% 45.22% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 13
Average salary £42,000 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.95% +7.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Stirling

Computer Science
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Stirlingshire -1 1 - -
Computer Science
Scotland

Computer Science
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (62.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree