Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 56 32
Rank change year-on-year -43 -24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 66 95 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.75% 4.50% 8.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.85% 11.36% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 77 97
Glasgow median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,600 £25,300
90th Percentile £55,613 £52,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.90%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 963 836 1,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.19% 39.56% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 681 535 532
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.69% +4.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,430 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,236 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.38% -1.70% +5.88%

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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 33 (50.00%) Python
3 30 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 29 (43.94%) SQL
4 29 (43.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (33.33%) Machine Learning
6 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 20 (30.30%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (27.27%) Java
8 18 (27.27%) scikit-learn
8 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 17 (25.76%) Data Analysis
10 15 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (22.73%) Analytics
11 13 (19.70%) Pandas
11 13 (19.70%) SciPy
11 13 (19.70%) NumPy
11 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (19.70%) Finance
12 12 (18.18%) HTML
12 12 (18.18%) CSS
12 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
12 12 (18.18%) Use Case
12 12 (18.18%) Load Testing
12 12 (18.18%) Amazon Kinesis
12 12 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (18.18%) Data Science
12 12 (18.18%) Serverless
12 12 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (6.06%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) Jupyter
2 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) DNN
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (3.03%) nopCommerce
3 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (18.18%) Amazon Kinesis
2 12 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
2 12 (18.18%) Serverless
3 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) CTI
1 4 (6.06%) LAN
1 4 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) Big Data
4 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.03%) Maltego
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Ant
4 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Grunt
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.52%) Appium
5 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
2 8 (12.12%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Law
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.61%) UI Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 6 (9.09%) Graduate
4 6 (9.09%) Junior
4 6 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.58%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.55%) ERP Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) scikit-learn
2 13 (19.70%) NumPy
2 13 (19.70%) Pandas
2 13 (19.70%) SciPy
3 12 (18.18%) CSS
3 12 (18.18%) HTML
4 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 10 (15.15%) jQuery
5 9 (13.64%) .NET
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
7 6 (9.09%) HTML5
7 6 (9.09%) REST
7 6 (9.09%) Web Services
8 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (6.06%) CSS3
9 4 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (6.06%) RESTful
9 4 (6.06%) Spring
9 4 (6.06%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.52%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.52%) Derivative
7 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.52%) Equities
7 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) Android
5 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 22 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 20 (30.30%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (25.76%) Data Analysis
5 15 (22.73%) Analytics
6 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (18.18%) Data Science
7 12 (18.18%) Load Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Use Case
8 11 (16.67%) MVC
9 8 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
9 8 (12.12%) OO
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) Wealth Management
9 8 (12.12%) Web Development
10 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 7 (10.61%) OOP
10 7 (10.61%) Physics
10 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Python
2 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) Java
5 9 (13.64%) C#
6 7 (10.61%) Clojure
6 7 (10.61%) Lisp
7 6 (9.09%) Ruby
8 4 (6.06%) PHP
9 3 (4.55%) C++
9 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.03%) C
11 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.52%) Perl
11 1 (1.52%) Scala
11 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 29 (43.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Cisco
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Splunk
3 4 (6.06%) Zend
4 3 (4.55%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica