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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.66% 6.90% 3.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 16.67% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £29,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Stirling region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.21% 41.38% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 36
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,200 £31,389
10% offered a salary of more than £77,100 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki