The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 5.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.38% 24.36% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 18
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,400 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Scotland

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in West Lothian

Computer Science
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Teleperformance
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago