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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 10.81% 11.54% 21.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 27.27% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 20 11 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 54.05% 42.31% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 21
Median salary £35,500 £34,253 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% -11.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Games
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (37.50%) Android
6 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
7 2 (25.00%) JNI
7 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Coaching
7 2 (25.00%) Android Development
7 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
7 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (25.00%) OO
7 2 (25.00%) Flash
7 2 (25.00%) Publishing
7 2 (25.00%) C
7 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (12.50%) TDD
8 1 (12.50%) Ruby

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Android Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Android Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Games Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) 3D Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Games Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Games Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Flash
1 2 (25.00%) JNI
2 1 (12.50%) Havok
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
2 1 (12.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) 3D Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Monetization
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
Dundee, Angus
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago