Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 91 43
Rank change year-on-year +13 -48 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 65 74 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.39% 3.15% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.34% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 50 71
Glasgow median annual salary £44,500 £39,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.38% -12.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,375 £56,163 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,800 2,213 1,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.80% 94.33% 92.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,527 1,013
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 (67.69%) Degree
2 33 (50.77%) Software Engineering
3 29 (44.62%) Java
4 26 (40.00%) SQL
5 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
6 23 (35.38%) OO
7 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (30.77%) SDLC
9 19 (29.23%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (29.23%) OOP
10 18 (27.69%) Web Services
11 17 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (24.62%) C#
13 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 13 (20.00%) Microservices
15 12 (18.46%) Analytics
15 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
16 11 (16.92%) HTML
16 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
16 11 (16.92%) Open Source
16 11 (16.92%) Big Data
16 11 (16.92%) Kafka
16 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
16 11 (16.92%) Node.js
16 11 (16.92%) Docker
17 10 (15.38%) Apache Spark
17 10 (15.38%) Kubernetes

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 10 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
3 2 (3.08%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Jetty
4 1 (1.54%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.85%) Serverless
4 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.15%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (4.62%) Office 365
5 3 (4.62%) SaaS
6 2 (3.08%) Firebase
6 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.54%) GitHub
7 1 (1.54%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) AMQP
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) Big Data
2 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.62%) MariaDB
7 3 (4.62%) MySQL
7 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.08%) SQLite
9 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.54%) OLTP
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) NUnit
2 6 (9.23%) Selenium
3 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.15%) Ant
4 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.15%) Gradle
5 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) jMock
5 3 (4.62%) JUnit
5 3 (4.62%) Moq
5 3 (4.62%) MSTest
5 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.08%) CocoaPods
6 2 (3.08%) Maven
6 2 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.08%) Subversion
6 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.08%) Xcode
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Tester
5 5 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.15%) Programmer
6 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Software Programmer
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support
8 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Lead Technical Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) Web Services
2 11 (16.92%) HTML
2 11 (16.92%) Kafka
2 11 (16.92%) Node.js
3 10 (15.38%) .NET
3 10 (15.38%) JSON
4 9 (13.85%) React Native
4 9 (13.85%) RESTful
5 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
5 8 (12.31%) REST
6 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
6 7 (10.77%) SOAP
7 6 (9.23%) Spring
8 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.15%) CSS
9 4 (6.15%) jQuery
9 4 (6.15%) LINQ
9 4 (6.15%) Spring Boot
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) User Experience
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.54%) Animation
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) EPoS
6 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Android
1 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Software Engineering
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.38%) OO
4 20 (30.77%) SDLC
5 19 (29.23%) OOP
6 17 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (20.00%) Microservices
8 12 (18.46%) Analytics
9 11 (16.92%) Open Source
9 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
10 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 9 (13.85%) MVC
12 8 (12.31%) Mathematics
13 7 (10.77%) SOA
14 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (9.23%) Scrum
15 5 (7.69%) CRM
15 5 (7.69%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) Java
2 26 (40.00%) SQL
3 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.62%) C#
5 7 (10.77%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.62%) Java 8
6 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.08%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
7 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.08%) R
7 2 (3.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.08%) VBA
8 1 (1.54%) ES6
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (67.69%) Degree
2 19 (29.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.23%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Docker
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Apple
3 2 (3.08%) Citrix
3 2 (3.08%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) VMware