Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 31 44
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 12.20% 1.14% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 31.25% 1.79% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +35.34% -
10th Percentile £29,900 £42,500 £29,325
90th Percentile £59,750 £47,500 £39,775
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -8.33%

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 Stirling with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Stirling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 16 56 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 39.02% 63.64% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 36
Stirling median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,875 £69,500 £56,875
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14% +2.44%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stirling.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Stirling

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Stirling.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Stirling

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Stirling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Stirling over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (80.00%) MVVM
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) MVVM
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft