Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 15.46% 36.36% 14.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 38.46% 72.73% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 15
Dundee median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £29,800 £26,250 £21,900
90th Percentile £46,000 £50,500 £48,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Dundee
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 39 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 40.21% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 48
Dundee median annual salary £35,500 £28,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.48% -28.13% +35.59%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,000 £47,150
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Dundee

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Dundee

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Dundee over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Android
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Games
4 6 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Phone
4 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Game Development
5 5 (33.33%) C++
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) User Experience
6 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
7 3 (20.00%) Android Development
7 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 2 (13.33%) Flash
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Objective-C

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) CSS3
2 2 (13.33%) Flash
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) React
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Django
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Game Development
4 4 (26.67%) OOP
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Android Development
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (13.33%) A/B Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Acquisition
6 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Physics
6 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) R
5 1 (6.67%) ES6
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) HubSpot
1 2 (13.33%) Marketo
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft