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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 31 52
Rank change year-on-year -29 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 100 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.35% 7.75% 4.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.73% 18.45% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 33
Median salary £36,513 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.32% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 378 542 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.41% 42.02% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 234 273 315
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (92.00%) Degree
2 45 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (39.00%) PHP
4 38 (38.00%) MySQL
5 37 (37.00%) Zend
6 36 (36.00%) MySQL Certification
6 36 (36.00%) Magento
7 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (24.00%) Java
9 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
10 22 (22.00%) C#
11 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 19 (19.00%) Finance
12 19 (19.00%) Unit Testing
13 17 (17.00%) Web Application Development
13 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
13 17 (17.00%) SQL
14 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
15 13 (13.00%) SDLC
16 12 (12.00%) .NET
17 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
17 11 (11.00%) MVC
18 9 (9.00%) CSS
18 9 (9.00%) QA
19 8 (8.00%) Mathematics
19 8 (8.00%) Banking
19 8 (8.00%) C++
19 8 (8.00%) OO
20 7 (7.00%) Oracle
20 7 (7.00%) 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 3 (3.00%) CMS
1 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) DNN
3 1 (1.00%) Mule
3 1 (1.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 36 (36.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Internet
1 4 (4.00%) LAN
1 4 (4.00%) WAN
2 2 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.00%) MySQL
2 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.00%) Big Data
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.00%) SSDT
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.00%) GIS
8 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.00%) OrientDB
8 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) JIRA
1 6 (6.00%) Selenium
2 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.00%) Maven
5 2 (2.00%) Ant
5 2 (2.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.00%) Hudson
5 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.00%) JUnit
5 2 (2.00%) Mockito
5 2 (2.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.00%) Gradle
6 1 (1.00%) gulp
6 1 (1.00%) PVCS
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Legal
4 4 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (67.00%) Developer
2 19 (19.00%) Magento Developer
3 17 (17.00%) PHP Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Graduate
6 7 (7.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Junior
8 5 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Technical Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Java Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) CSS
3 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.00%) Spring
4 6 (6.00%) HTML
5 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.00%) jQuery
6 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.00%) ODBC
6 4 (4.00%) Sass
7 3 (3.00%) HTML5
7 3 (3.00%) JMS
7 3 (3.00%) React
7 3 (3.00%) Web Services
7 3 (3.00%) XML
8 2 (2.00%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (2.00%) CSS3
8 2 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Derivative
3 2 (2.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Social Media
4 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Unix
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) AIX
3 2 (2.00%) Android
3 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
3 19 (19.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (17.00%) Web Application Development
5 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.00%) SDLC
7 11 (11.00%) MVC
8 8 (8.00%) Mathematics
8 8 (8.00%) OO
9 6 (6.00%) Analytics
9 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.00%) ITIL
9 6 (6.00%) OOP
9 6 (6.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.00%) Web Development
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.00%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (4.00%) OOD
11 4 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) PHP
2 24 (24.00%) Java
3 22 (22.00%) C#
4 17 (17.00%) SQL
5 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.00%) C++
7 4 (4.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) VB
8 3 (3.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.00%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.00%) VBA
10 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.00%) Go
10 1 (1.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.00%) R
10 1 (1.00%) Scala
10 1 (1.00%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 92 (92.00%) Degree
2 36 (36.00%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (3.00%) HND
4 2 (2.00%) MCITP
4 2 (2.00%) MCTS
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) MBA
5 1 (1.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
2 2 (2.00%) RHEV
2 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (37.00%) Zend
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle
4 4 (4.00%) IBM
4 4 (4.00%) Verint
5 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.00%) VMware
6 2 (2.00%) Apple
6 2 (2.00%) HP
6 2 (2.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.00%) Sophos
6 2 (2.00%) Sybase
6 2 (2.00%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.00%) RapidMiner
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago