Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 30 52
Rank change year-on-year -39 +22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 80 215 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.54% 8.36% 4.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.30% 19.01% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 100 73
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £23,325 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -8.33%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 860 1131 949
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.10% 43.97% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 524 485 595
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +8.43% +3.75%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Glasgow

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Glasgow

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 65 (81.25%) Degree
2 37 (46.25%) Java
3 35 (43.75%) SQL
4 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
5 29 (36.25%) Software Engineering
5 29 (36.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (31.25%) C#
8 20 (25.00%) C++
8 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 18 (22.50%) .NET
10 16 (20.00%) Banking
11 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
11 15 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (17.50%) MVC
12 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
12 14 (17.50%) Scrum
13 12 (15.00%) Oracle
13 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
13 12 (15.00%) Subversion
13 12 (15.00%) JIRA
13 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
14 11 (13.75%) Numerate Degree
14 11 (13.75%) Spring
14 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
14 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
14 11 (13.75%) CSS
14 11 (13.75%) XML
15 10 (12.50%) Web Services
15 10 (12.50%) Windows

Computer Science
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 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Confluence
4 1 (1.25%) DNN
4 1 (1.25%) Mule
4 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) LAN
1 5 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (7.50%) Big Data
6 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.50%) SSDT
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.25%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) JIRA
1 12 (15.00%) Subversion
2 10 (12.50%) JUnit
2 10 (12.50%) Maven
3 9 (11.25%) Selenium
3 9 (11.25%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.25%) tSQLt
5 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.50%) Ant
6 2 (2.50%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.50%) Hudson
6 2 (2.50%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.50%) Mockito
6 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.25%) Gradle
7 1 (1.25%) gulp
7 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (20.00%) Banking
2 14 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 11 (13.75%) Investment Banking
4 8 (10.00%) Finance
5 6 (7.50%) Electronics
6 5 (6.25%) Retail
7 2 (2.50%) Billing
7 2 (2.50%) Legal
8 1 (1.25%) Automotive
8 1 (1.25%) Back Office
8 1 (1.25%) Front Office
8 1 (1.25%) Games
8 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Graduate
3 13 (16.25%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Junior
5 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.00%) ETL Tester
6 8 (10.00%) Tester
7 7 (8.75%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Graduate Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 4 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) CSS
2 11 (13.75%) Spring
2 11 (13.75%) XML
3 10 (12.50%) Web Services
4 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
4 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
4 9 (11.25%) JMS
4 9 (11.25%) Sass
4 9 (11.25%) SOAP
5 8 (10.00%) React
6 7 (8.75%) Hibernate
6 7 (8.75%) Qt
6 7 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.25%) Apache CXF
8 5 (6.25%) ODBC
8 5 (6.25%) XML Schema
9 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.50%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Windows 2000
2 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Software Engineering
2 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 14 (17.50%) MVC
4 14 (17.50%) Scrum
5 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
7 10 (12.50%) ETL
7 10 (12.50%) SDLC
7 10 (12.50%) Web Development
8 9 (11.25%) OO
8 9 (11.25%) Open Source
9 8 (10.00%) Analytics
9 8 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 8 (10.00%) SOA
10 7 (8.75%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (7.50%) Coaching
11 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) Java
2 35 (43.75%) SQL
3 25 (31.25%) C#
4 20 (25.00%) C++
5 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.50%) PHP
8 6 (7.50%) VB
9 4 (5.00%) Python
10 3 (3.75%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.50%) Scala
11 2 (2.50%) VBA
12 1 (1.25%) C
12 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.25%) Go
12 1 (1.25%) Perl
12 1 (1.25%) R
12 1 (1.25%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 65 (81.25%) Degree
2 29 (36.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (13.75%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (8.75%) PhD
5 2 (2.50%) MCITP
5 2 (2.50%) MCTS
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) MiFID
3 1 (1.25%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Firmware
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 8 (10.00%) Cognizant
3 8 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) Informatica
4 5 (6.25%) Verint
5 3 (3.75%) Sybase
6 2 (2.50%) Apple
6 2 (2.50%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.50%) Reuters
6 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.50%) Sophos
6 2 (2.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.25%) Atmel
7 1 (1.25%) VMware
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