The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife - 13.64% 34.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 20.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £27,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
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 Fife with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12 30 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 46.15% 68.18% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 8
Median salary £46,500 £31,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.61% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 Fife

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Fife