Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 48 82
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 92 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.67% 4.96% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 5.29% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 33
Median annual salary £41,250 £37,085 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.23% -7.29% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £62,750 £55,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 818 1,738 2,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.81% 93.74% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 561 1,218 1,608
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Glasgow

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Glasgow

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Glasgow over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (31.25%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (21.88%) Software Architecture
6 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) OOP
6 6 (18.75%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) Analytical Thinking
6 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.63%) Automation Anywhere
7 5 (15.63%) UiPath
7 5 (15.63%) Cognitive Computing
7 5 (15.63%) Microservices
7 5 (15.63%) Blue Prism
7 5 (15.63%) Robotic Process Automation
7 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.63%) SOA
7 5 (15.63%) VBA
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET

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 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Azure
2 2 (6.25%) AWS
2 2 (6.25%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.13%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) Essbase
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (3.13%) Grunt
2 1 (3.13%) gulp
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Graduate
4 4 (12.50%) Junior
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate IT Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) SOAP
2 5 (15.63%) WCF
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.13%) JNI
5 1 (3.13%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (3.13%) Retrofit
5 1 (3.13%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Robotics
3 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) e-Health
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.13%) SCADA
5 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.13%) Smart Energy
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (21.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) Software Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) Analytical Thinking
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) OOP
4 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.63%) Cognitive Computing
5 5 (15.63%) Economics
5 5 (15.63%) Informatics
5 5 (15.63%) Microservices
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Robotic Process Automation
5 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) VBA
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Clojure
7 1 (3.13%) ClojureScript
7 1 (3.13%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) GCIA
4 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) RSA Archer
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Automation Anywhere
1 5 (15.63%) Blue Prism
1 5 (15.63%) UiPath
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Facebook
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Qualys
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) VMware