Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 79 66 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 +36
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 29 6 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.10% 0.92% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.55% 5.50% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 13
10th Percentile £38,750 £24,650 "
25th Percentile £45,313 £29,750 £29,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% +23.08%
75th Percentile " £85,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £124,000 £54,850
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 275 109 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.87% 16.64% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 156 73 180
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,050 £22,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +14.46% -2.35%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 29 (100.00%) Degree
1 29 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (31.03%) OO
5 9 (31.03%) Microservices
5 9 (31.03%) Social Skills
6 8 (27.59%) React
6 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
6 8 (27.59%) .NET
7 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (24.14%) Linux
7 7 (24.14%) OOP
7 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
7 7 (24.14%) Web Development
7 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (24.14%) CQRS
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 7 (24.14%) SOLID
7 7 (24.14%) Legacy Code
7 7 (24.14%) Full Stack Development
7 7 (24.14%) Mob Programming

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.45%) GCP
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Appium
1 2 (6.90%) Cypress.io
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (31.03%) Social Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 4 (13.79%) Documentation Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
1 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
1 8 (27.59%) React
2 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) Velocity
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) Kafka
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) XSLT
5 1 (3.45%) GraphQL
5 1 (3.45%) gRPC
5 1 (3.45%) NativeScript
5 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Legacy Code
2 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) e-Health
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) AIX
5 2 (6.90%) Android
5 2 (6.90%) Windows
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Microservices
3 9 (31.03%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) CQRS
4 7 (24.14%) Full Stack Development
4 7 (24.14%) Mob Programming
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
4 7 (24.14%) OOP
4 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
4 7 (24.14%) SDLC
4 7 (24.14%) SOLID
4 7 (24.14%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Korn
5 2 (6.90%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) HNC
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (13.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Istio
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) Dynatrace
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk