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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 15.38% - 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.57% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £56,250 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 7 36 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 53.85% 67.92% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 15
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling 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 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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware