Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - +16 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 4.69% - 7.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.38% - 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Stirling median annual salary £42,500 - £42,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% +11.25% +3.90%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Stirling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 50.00% 69.70% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 20
Stirling median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +1.19% -11.58%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £37,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Stirling region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 2 £42,500 -
Computer Science
Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Economics
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Alteryx
3 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics

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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Economics
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Alteryx