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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 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 50 48
Rank change year-on-year -30 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 40 58 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.48% 4.46% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 4.88% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 45
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,775 £21,100
25th Percentile £33,000 £38,227 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.10% +16.67% +12.50%
75th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,625 £70,750 £68,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 1,501 1,188 1,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.94% 91.38% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 807 835 766
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £38,691 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,550 £71,850 £63,794
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +13.40% +3.19% +4.44%

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 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 22 (55.00%) Social Skills
3 17 (42.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (37.50%) SQL
6 14 (35.00%) Java
7 13 (32.50%) Python
7 13 (32.50%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
8 11 (27.50%) Agile
9 10 (25.00%) .NET
9 10 (25.00%) C#
9 10 (25.00%) Azure
10 9 (22.50%) C++
10 9 (22.50%) Migration
10 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
10 9 (22.50%) Data Migration
11 8 (20.00%) HTML
11 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 8 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
12 7 (17.50%) AWS
12 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) Project Management
12 7 (17.50%) Time Management
12 7 (17.50%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
13 6 (15.00%) Firewall
13 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) 3ds Max
2 1 (2.50%) Blender
2 1 (2.50%) Houdini
2 1 (2.50%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) ResourceLink
1 2 (5.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Azure
2 7 (17.50%) AWS
3 5 (12.50%) GCP
3 5 (12.50%) Power Platform
4 4 (10.00%) SaaS
5 2 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Modbus
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.00%) MySQL
3 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (12.50%) Power BI
5 4 (10.00%) MS Access
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.50%) DB2
7 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Appium
2 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (55.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Police
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) SaaS Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Graduate
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) HTML5
4 6 (15.00%) LDAP
4 6 (15.00%) React
5 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.50%) CSS3
5 5 (12.50%) SAML
6 4 (10.00%) Spring
7 2 (5.00%) Express
7 2 (5.00%) J2EE
7 2 (5.00%) J2SE
7 2 (5.00%) Node.js
7 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.50%) GraphQL
8 1 (2.50%) Redux
8 1 (2.50%) REST
8 1 (2.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) PKI
1 5 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 4 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (32.50%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (27.50%) Agile
4 9 (22.50%) Data Migration
4 9 (22.50%) Migration
5 8 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) Time Management
7 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.50%) Critical Thinking
8 5 (12.50%) Data Security
8 5 (12.50%) ETL
8 5 (12.50%) Information Assurance
8 5 (12.50%) ISMS
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (12.50%) Security Management
8 5 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) Python
4 10 (25.00%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) C++
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.00%) C
8 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 2 (5.00%) Scala
8 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Degree
2 17 (42.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) CEH
4 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.50%) ISEB
6 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 5 (12.50%) NCSC
1 5 (12.50%) RMADS
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Centrify
2 5 (12.50%) Google
2 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 5 (12.50%) Splunk
3 4 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (7.50%) Sybase
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Perforce